URGENT UPDATE: Travel Cancellation & Potential Bus Route Disruption

URGENT UPDATE – May 17, 2018

Nelson and area busses heading to the District Pow Wow in Creston tomorrow are cancelled.   Hwy. 3 closed due to mudslide (18 hours minimum to clear).  Possibility of more slides.

School in session everywhere EXCEPT Salmo – closed due to Evacuation Alert.

Slocan Valley – Slocan Valley West Road and Indian Point Road on Evacuation Alert – 25 Panda, 28 Elephant and 29 Eagle busses may be rerouted or cancelled IF an Order is issued.


Dr. Christine Perkins
Superintendent/Chief Executive Officer
Board of Education, School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake)
570 Johnstone Road, Nelson, B.C.   V1L 6J2
Office:  250-505-7037
Email:  christine.perkins@sd8.bc.ca
Web:  www.sd8.bc.ca


Passport to The Kootenays – PAC Fundraiser

Mount Sentinel PAC is FUNDRAISING to support the Graduating Class of 2018

With each book sold, $8.00 will be put toward the PAC Bursaries given out during the Graduation ceremony in June.  The Passport to the Kootenays Dining and Entertainment Guide is an incredible fundraising opportunity for schools, sports teams, youth groups and other non-profit organizations. These books may be sold to family members and friends or any one else you know.

They are ideal gifts for holidays and travelers. Everyone should have a Passport to the Kootenays!

Books can be purchased from the school office or from members of our Parent Advisory Council.  Other locations are soon to be announced!!!

Thank you for your support.


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