The students at Peter Greer Elementary show off their tremendous spirit as they gather to show support for Pink Shirt Day. Now that's participation!
Dr. John Tyler Binfet settles down a therapy dog before his presentation to the Okanagan Boys and Girls Club Pink Shirt Day breakfast on February 22. Dr. Binfet shared insights from his research into Conceptualizations of Kindness in School, including the many positive effects of intentional acts of kindness on learning.
Pearson Elementary student Kam demonstrates the Sikh martial art gatka for his classmates by twirling a chakari. Students across the district shared culture through songs, dances, plays, and speeches to celebrate Harmony Day on February 15.
A.S. Matheson Elementary students get up close and personal with a nurse shark during an interactive virtual field trip to the Great Barrier Reef on February 21. More than 6,000 Central Okanagan Public School students will go on virtual field trips this year, allowing them to talk to experts around the world and discover new interests.
Central Okanagan Public School secondary students toured UBC-O and Okanagan College on February 15th and 16th. They tried out programs and classes, met with students and professors, and generally got a taste of campus life.