Popsicle Stick Bridges

Using a bridge-building kit that includes 300 popsicle sticks and glue, children, youth and adults craft bridges that they hope ...
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World Food Project

The kids in Creston took part in a World Food Project, making Habitant Soup, along with their teachers Linda and ...
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Creston Education Centre

The Board of Education of SD8 – (Kootenay Lake), the Town of Creston, and the Regional District of Central Kootenay ...
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Facilities Plan Family of Schools Follow Up Meetings

Facility Plan Follow Up Meeting Presentations 2018 • Salmo Family of Schools – May 1, 2018 • Creston Family of ...
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Potential Spaces Available in our Middle School Program

As you may have heard, we are hoping to add a second middle school class starting with the 2018/19 school ...
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Heritage Fair in Creston

On March 7th and 8th – the Creston Wildflower students participated in a school BC Heritage fair. Over the course ...
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Kootenay Lake Summit

Join us for 2 days of incredible learning and growth at the Kootenay Lake Summit featuring Google for Education. ...
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Spring for Camp

Our annual Spring Break Day Camp is fast approaching! Sign your kids up for 3 consecutive days of culturally relevant ...
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Wildflower School in Nelson is Moving Floors!

We are pleased to announce the re-location of the existing Wildflower programs from the 3rd floor to the main floor. ...
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Coldest Night of the Year Walk – Wildflower Raised over $2000

We raised over $2000 for Nelson CARES and they in turn met their goal of raising over $35,000! Whohoo Wildflower! ...
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Seedling Olympics!

Laurryn's class had a great time with their Olympics! Relay races, painting in the snow, digging for glow sticks, and ...
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Popcorn Fundraiser for Coldest Night of the Year Walk

We raised $163 today for our CNOY team and Nelson CARES today, 81 bags of popcorn!! A special thanks to ...
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Travel to India

An Experience of a lifetime in INDIA for 2 weeks as part of an SD#8 intercultural exchange program What are ...
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LVR Course Selection

Exciting Times for our students heading to LV Rogers next fall.  Staff from LVR will be here later in February ...
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Coldest Night of the Year

For the 4th year, we will be forming a team for the Coldest Night of the Year event, happening on ...
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Pink T-Shirt Day – February 28

It is so important that victims of bullying know they are not alone and there is help and support available ...
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Host an International Student

SD8 is looking for short placements for students from China. Become a host family to one of our international students ...
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The Flu

We have had a lot of students away with flu symptoms this week. Interior Health has the following information to ...
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Nelson Nordic Ski Club Children and Youth Programs

The Nelson Nordic Ski Club has been running and flourishing in our active Kootenay community for many years. They aim ...
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Salad Bar is Up and Running!

The Monday  Salad Bar is up and running! A huge thank you to Amy MacKay for all the work in ...
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GEM – Girl’s Empowerment Movement

The Nelson & District Women's Centre is once again offering the Girls' Empowerment Movement (GEM) Program in Nelson, starting February 3rd ...
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Nelson Neptunes

Is swimming high on your child's list of things they love to do? If so, you may want to check ...
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Lion’s Club Variety Show

The Nelson Lion's Club is putting on their annual Variety Show on Wednesday, January 24, 2018. We have a number ...
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Hot Lunch Program

The REACH students in our building are offering a hot lunch program on Thursdays! Forms went home with the students ...
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Salmo Family Fun Night

Please mark your calendars for January 20th and save the date for this exciting school event. We hope everyone will ...
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Salad Bar Starting January 15!

PAC will be offering a salad bar at the school – locally sourced produce and ingredients are used wherever possible ...
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PAC Meeting January 10

Wildflower PAC meeting on Wednesday January 10th, 3:00-4:30pm. All are welcome! ...
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A Note from our New Principal

Dear Wildflower School Families, I hope you are all enjoying the last days of the winter holiday. I hope the ...
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How to be an Askable-Parent

WF PAC will be hosting Judith Fearing RN, for an evening of discussion on how to create space for conversation ...
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New Acting Principal for WFS

We are pleased to let you all know that Sacha Kalabis has accepted the acting Principal position at Wildflower School effective January ...
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