Professional Development Days
In any given school-year, the above-dates must be set in the spring of the previous year for posting on the upcoming school calendar. Attendance at professional development days outside of the official bookends of the school year is strictly voluntary. In other words, teachers are not obligated to attend summer professional development.
September 19, 2016 - School-Based Obligatory Day (Teachers shall participate in a school-based PD activity, as planned by the school's PD committee. If a teacher wishes to undertake a self-directed PD activity, there must be agreement between the teacher and principal).
October 21, 2016 - Provincial
November 18, 2016 - Self Directed
February 10, 2017 - Non Instructional Day for Curriculum Implementation
February 24, 2017 - Tri District / Self Directed
May 19, 2017 - Non Instructional Day for Curriculum Implementation
One day to be chosen by each school - School Based/Self Directed