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Big White Community School Information and school calandar.

Big White Community School

Grades K-12
Address

Box 2039 Stn, Kelowna, B.C. V1X 4K5

Telephone 250.491.5851
Fax 250.491.5893
Administration in charge    Mr. W. Osellame & Mrs. L. Bayles
E-mail

walter.osellame@sd51.bc.ca
louise.bayles@sd51.bc.ca

School website Big White Community School

Description

Big White Community School offers a unique school calendar. Our school day is shorter during the ski season, to allow for students to take advantage of living at one of Canada’s premier ski resorts. Download a detailed school calendar.


Big White Community School

PROPOSED SCHOOL CALENDAR March 9, 2011

2011 - 2012

 

 

Month

Day

 

August

29

District Professional Development Day

 

30

District Professional Development Day

September

6

School Opening Day (Dismissal at 11:30 a.m.) (School in session Tuesday to Friday this week)

 

9

Friday - School in Session

October

10

Thanksgiving Day (School in session Tuesday to Friday this week)

 

14

Friday - School in Session

 

21

Provincial Professional Development Day

November

11

Remembrance Day (School in session Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday this week)

December

15

School Closes for Winter Vacation (Last day of classes)

January

3

School Re-Opens after Winter Vacation (School in session Tuesday to Friday this week)

January

6

Friday – School in Session

March

15

School Closes for Spring Vacation (Last Day of classes)

April

2

School Re-Opens after Spring Vacation

 

6

Good Friday

 

9

Easter Monday (School in session Tuesday to Friday this week)

 

13

Friday – School in Session

May

21

Victoria Day (School in session Tuesday to Friday this week)

 

25

Friday - School in Session

June

28

Last Day for Students (Dismissal at 11:30 a.m.)

 

29

Administrative Day

 

Days in Session

163

Number of Days of Instruction

156

Number of Non-Instructional Days

6

Number of Administrative Days

1

Length of School Day (ie:  6 hrs 45 mins)

6 hrs 55 min

Minutes of Operation (Office Hours)

n/a

Total Instructional Time

368 min/day

School Commences

8:30 a.m.

Lunch (start and end time)

12:00 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.

Dismissal

3:25 p.m.

Recess (start and end time)

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.

 

School is closed on Friday unless otherwise noted.

 

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