This year we will acknowledge the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30.
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationPosted: Sep 17, 2021
Orange Shirt Day - September 30thPosted: Sep 17, 2021
Orange Shirt Day is acknowledged on our schools on September 29, due to the new statutory holiday for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30.
National Day for Truth and ReconciliationPosted: Aug 25, 2021
The government recently passed legislation to make September 30th a federal statutory holiday called the National Day for Truth and Rec
Around the DistrictPosted: Jun 24, 2021
A collection of stories from the month of June.
Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples DayPosted: Jun 17, 2021
June 21, 2021, is the national 25th anniversary of celebrating the heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of Indigenous peoples!
Climate Change Accountability Report 2020Posted: Jun 15, 2021
The Richmond School District’s Climate Change Accountability Report for the period January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020
June is Pride MonthPosted: Jun 9, 2021
The Richmond School District recognizes and supports Pride Month in June of each year.
June is National Indigenous History MonthPosted: May 31, 2021
In June, Canadians recognize and celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honor the history, heritage, and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada.
Statement Regarding Kamloops Residential School TragedyPosted: May 30, 2021
It is with profound sadness that we have learned of the discovery of the bodies of 215 children at a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C.
Around the DistrictPosted: May 27, 2021
A collection of stories from the month of May.
Mental Health WeekPosted: Apr 30, 2021
The Richmond School District is proud to support Mental Health Week.
May is Asian Heritage MonthPosted: Apr 30, 2021
The Richmond School District recognizes Asian Heritage Month while celebrating and embracing the diversity of our community.
Around the DistrictPosted: Apr 29, 2021
A collection of stories from the month of April.
2021-2022 Proposed Budget –Sign-up to Address the BoardPosted: Apr 23, 2021
The Richmond Board of Education invites members of the public to make a brief statement (maximum 3 minutes) about the 2021-2022 proposed budget during the public board meeting on April 28, 2021.
April 28th - Day of MourningPosted: Apr 23, 2021
Across Canada, April 28 has been designated the Day of Mourning.
Earth Day – April 22, 2021Posted: Apr 19, 2021
The theme of this year's Earth Day is “Restore our Earth", and schools across the district are organizing various activities to make a difference.
Around the DistrictPosted: Mar 31, 2021
A collection of stories from the month of March.
Pink Shirt Day - February 24Posted: Feb 22, 2021
Pink Shirt Day is an opportunity for students to come together and show they are against bullying.
Black History Month: Black Lives MatterPosted: Feb 22, 2021
“Alicia Garza, Patrice Cullors and Opal Tomti founded #blacklivesmatter as a direct response to racist backlash in the form of police brutality.
Black History Month: Being Black in CanadaPosted: Feb 16, 2021
“Black people have been living in Canada for centuries, and are one of the fastest growing demographics in the country today.