Our Goals

The goals of our strategic plan are:

  • Meet each student’s unique needs
  • The continuous improvement of instruction and assessment
  • Reconciliation
  • Organizational effectiveness and accountability to support student learning

Department of Learning Services 250 741-5335

Assistant Superintendent Elementary – Tim Davie

Assistant Superintendent Secondary – Scott Saywell

Assistant Superintendent Equity and Diversity – Bob Esliger

Director of Instruction – Laura Tait

Director of Instruction – Robyn Gray


The Learning Services Department provides leadership to further the Strategic Plan vision of "Success for All."

The Learning Services Department plans and coordinates a number of initiatives in the district designed to assist schools in implementing the district’s learning goals.  The Learning Services Assistant Superintendents work directly with the schools in their zones to provide support and problem-solve when issues arrive.

Curriculum Implementation

Curriculum Implementation

Communications Brief:  Curriculum In-Service September 29, 2016 During the 2015/16 ...
Special Needs

Special Needs

We work collaboratively with parents, teachers and community agencies to provide a range...
Curriculum Implementation

Curriculum Implementation

Last year, the Ministry of Education (MoE) presented school districts a renewed curriculum that w...
Communicating Student Learning

Communicating Student Learning

There is a redesigned curriculum for Grades K-9 beginning this school year and engagement...

Learning Services Contacts

Superintendent John Blain 250 741-5335

Assistant Superintendent – Elementary Tim Davie 250 741-5335

Assistant Superintendent – Secondary Scott Saywell 250 741-5335

Assistant Superintendent – Diversity & Equity Bob Esliger 250 741-5335

Vice-Principal Learning Services Jane Carroll 250 741-5237

Director of Student Information / Educational Technology Kim Hart 250 741-5251

Executive Assistant Pam Graham 250 741-5335