Programs and Special Features


  • Skeetchestn Community School food program which is free offers  students Breakfast, snack and lunch.

  • Skeetchestn Community School works with the Qwemstin Health Society offering dental care, health nurse, boys and girls group, and immunizations.

  • Also with Secwepemc Child Family Services with counseling and boys and girls groups.

  • Traditional Drumming and singing once a week.

  • Skeetchestn Spartans' floor Hockey Team

  • Taekwondo Classes

  • State of the Art Computer Lab with high speed internet  

  • All Teachers are BC College of Teacher Certified

  • Very Small class sizes

  • Weekly visits in school from RCMP: Dare taught to grades 4/5

  • Speech and Language Therapist assessment and programming

  • Smart Board Connection Classroom Program; delivering across BC High School curriculum  




Curriculum


  • BC Ministry education Curriculum

  • Read Well SRA Reading Laboratory

  • Saxon Math K-7

  • CAT4 Canadian Achievement Testing

  • Traditional Secwepemc Language and Culture Instruction

  • Speech and Language Therapy

  • Salmonoid Program

  • Provincial Dogwood Certificate

  • special Needs and Homework Support

  • Full Day Kindergarten Program

Some examples of yearly adventures

  • Career and health Fairs
  • Science and Technology Fairs
  • Lahal Tournaments
  • Cultural Heritage field trips
  • Culture Workshops; beading, canning, berry picking, fishing camp, drum making
  • Rattlin' Ramble 5 km Run
  • Vancouver Sun Run
  • Gymnastics lessons
  • Wildlife Park
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Skiing
  • Youth Conferences
  • Young Peoples Concert
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Youth and Elders Cultural Days