Happy Holidays

The staff at Alwin Holland extend best wishes for an enjoyable and safe holiday season to all of our students and their families.

We hope everyone comes back fully rested and ready to go on Monday, January 8th, 2018.

Happy New Year!

Upcoming Dates

Thursday, Sept. 28th –
Open House – 6 pm to 7 pm

Friday, Sept. 29th –
Orange Shirt Day,  PAC Meeting – 1:30 pm, PAC Garage Sale – 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Tuesday, Oct 3rd –
Picture Day – 9 am

Office Hours – August 28th – September 1st

The office will be open the week of August 28th for new registrations and general inquiries Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm and 12:30pm – 3:30pm. (Office staff is away for training on Wednesday.)

Please feel free to call (250-785-6125) or email:

Susan McAleney – secretary – smcaleney@prn.bc.ca
Jerelyn Orcutt – principal – jorcutt@prn.bc.ca
Glen Longley – vice principal – glongley@prn.bc.ca

September – First Day

First Day – Grades 1 to 6
The first day of school for students entering Grades 1 to 6 is Tuesday, September 5th. The day is short – it will begin at 8:55 and end at 10:45. Students will go to the classroom of their last year’s teacher. Wednesday, September 6th is a full day with classes beginning at 8:55 am and ending at 2:45 pm.

Kindergarten – Gradual Transition
There is a gradual entry for kindergarten students, and each family receives specific information for their child. This information includes the start and end times for the part days.

Wednesday, September 6th – part day
Thursday, September 7th – part day
Tuesday, September 12th – part day
Wednesday, September 13th – full day