News

Preparations are under way for Delview’s 28th Annual T4G Canned Food Drive with some changes.
Since 1992, staff and students have been collecting food items for community food banks such as DeltaAssist and Surrey Food Bank. Each of these organizations feed many in the community and count on the school’s donation…. Read more »

Parent Teacher Conferences (for students in Gr. 1-7) will be held on Oct 14th and Oct 15th.  Conference times are booked by parents through Parent Connect.    As Kindergarten parents have just met with their child’s teacher there will be no conferences for Kindergarten students at this time.
As this cannot be done in a traditional way,… Read more »

This updated Daily Health Check provides specific guidance if your child shows any symptoms.  If in doubt, we encourage you to seek a health assessment from a primary healthcare provider or call 811
COVID-19 Daily Health Check – Updated Sept 11, 2020Read more »

This year our Music Teacher is Mr. Steeves.  He is happy to be back at Gray and is looking forward to a year filled with Music.  An email went out to all Grade 6 and 7 Parents earlier this week.  Click on the links below to view/read the information sent out by Mr…. Read more »

Next Thursday, September 24th we will be doing the Terry Fox Run. This year is the 40th Anniversary of Terry’s Marathon of Hope. Like everything nowadays, it will look a little different this year.
We encourage all families to donate if they are able and there are a two ways to do it…. Read more »

Hello Gray Families,
The big day is here and we are putting the final preparations on everything tomorrow. Today around 2:00pm, you should be receiving an e-mail from the classroom teachers welcoming you back to Gray, and giving you all the information you need for tomorrow.
IT IS IMPORTANT TO ENSURE YOU AGREE TO THE HEALTH CHECK ON PARENT CONNECT, … Read more »

Welcome back to the start of another year in Delta schools —
I hope that our teachers, staff, students and parents were able to enjoy the summer, and had a chance to relax and recharge.
We are excited to see students and staff return to our schools, and are pleased that the majority of Delta students have chosen to return to school for in-class instruction as this will help to minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

As part of the BC Health Officer’s requirement for students to return to school. Parents must complete a Health Check Form and acknowledge their responsibility for daily health checks prior to their child returning to school on September 10.  Click on the link below to read the Health Check Form.
Health Check Form –Read more »

Welcome Back to Gray for the 2020/2021 School Year.  Mr. Klassen emailed the following information to families on September 2nd
Click on the Underlined Link to read the documents:
K Transition Schedule 2020 – K Transition Schedule 2020 is meant ONLY for Kindergarten families. It will provide you with a transition schedule for the first two weeks…. Read more »

Please clink on the link below to read the letter from Mr. Klassen  that was emailed home on September 1st.
Parent Letter September 1Read more »

We recognize that parents are seeing other school districts offer an additional option to address concerns about sending children back to school for in-class instruction. Since the release of our back to school plan on August 26, we have been connecting directly with those parents who continue to have questions to try to address their concerns…. Read more »

Return to School Notice
Warm greetings from all of us at Gray Elementary school! We hope you have had a safe and relaxing summer.
Please click on the link below to access the Return to School Notice and updates containing school-specific safety protocols for our return to school in September.
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Delta School District’s priority remains fulfilling our purpose and mission of enabling all learners to succeed and contribute to their full potential to the future while at the same time ensuring a healthy and safe environment for all students, families and employees.
Delta’s Back to School Plan
In September, we expect schools to resume under Stage 2 of the Five Stage Framework for K-12 Education which calls for full attendance in classrooms to help minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

As I take some time to reflect on the 2019/2020 school year, I think it’s fair to say that the year started off like any other. However, it has certainly ended in a way unlike any year we have seen before.
Prior to the declaration of a global pandemic on March 11,… Read more »

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be open on June 1 with a priority for children of Essential Service Workers (ESWs) to be at school five days a week. The school-based childcare centres that have been open over the past two months to support children of ESWs will be closed at the end of the day on Friday,… Read more »

Delta Firefighters are encouraging students to use their creativity to highlight the people they are thankful for from across many different industries who are working hard to help others during these challenging times in a new community fundraising initiative.
Delta Firefighters will make a $10 donation to the school district’s Food Security Program for every submission received…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to attend Kindergarten in September.
For verification of your catchment area school, please call the School Board Office at 604-952-5340 or check the School Locator.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for the registration form and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,… Read more »

2020-2021 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
THE 2020/21 BUDGET AND CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
The Annual Operating Budget for 2020/21 is $162.8 million…. Read more »

Updated – March 24
Please be advised that all Delta School District school playgrounds and hard-court areas are closed.
City of Delta Mayor George V. Harvie has directed the closure of all playground equipment in Delta to prevent close contact of children using these facilities. While this may be disappointing for some children and families,… Read more »

Late French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Grade 6 entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St, Delta – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:30pm

Late French Immersion Application Dates:

Online application will be available on Delta’s website on Monday,… Read more »

Monthly Newsletters from the School and the PAC

Newsletters come out no later than the first Friday of the month.  They are posted on the home page under the Newsletters 2019/2020 tab on the left hand side of the page.