Category Archives: Public events

Excerpt / Board Report from an Open School Board Meeting November 18th 2009

This is an excerpt from a board report way back from an open school board meeting in November 2009 … it speaks to the efforts of the Lake community to preserve and defend their schools and their kids. May our … Continue reading

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THE ‘MADE IN COWICHAN’ BUDGET BELONGS TO YOU!

LET’S WORK TOGETHER TO MAKE IT HAPPEN! Our ‘Made in Cowichan’ Budget is designed to fulfill the key aim of the District Strategic Plan—to improve learning conditions for all of our students. Over many years of district budget development, the … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee March 3rd 2010 Open Board Meeting

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice                                                                                  Resist the Beginning…Consider the End     “More than at any other time in history, humanity faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee December 2nd 2009 Open Board Meeting

                                                                                  Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice                                                                              Resist the Beginning…Consider the End   We have a new chair and vice chair as planned and of course there has been a bit of shuffling around to relocate the changed personnel. As usual … Continue reading

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Report from CAPE Meeting February 16th 2009

Hi out there in Cowichan: We just got up from our February CAPE meeting – only four in attendance but it had a life of its own. We discussed the upcoming event we are sponsoring – Dr Manuel Rozental to … Continue reading

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