Communication with Schools
District Communication Protocols
School District 8 - Kootenay Lake believes that trusting relationships and open communication are important. Administrative Procedure 310.A reflects our collaborative approach to resoliving concerns or complaints. All concerns should be addressed. If you feel that you cannot approach the individual involved, please contact your school principal, or the Kootenay Lake District Parents’ Advisory Council (DPAC) for assistance.
Download SD8 Communication Protocols
DPAC Parent Advocacy Support
The Kootenay Lake District Parent Advisory Committee (DPAC) also provides support services to help parents and students dealing with issues at school. Learn more about Advocacy: Parents Helping Parents
Ministry Student Appeals Branch
Ministry support for parents: Student Disputes & Appeals Website