Bulkley Valley School District 54

New Walnut Park school closer to reality

SD54 starts planning while waiting for the Ministry of Education’s formal approval.


Three Smithers science students earn trip to Ottawa

Success for Smithers student scientists at Pacific Northwest Regional Science Fair.


District 54 Grade 5 students experience a Witsuwit’en Feast

Every Grade 5 student in BVSD 54 was invited to come and learn about the Witsuwit’en feast system.

  • Apr 1, 2018


No change to French Immersion enrolment

Also, no set timeline for decision on Houston school closure.

  • Mar 8, 2018

Walnut woodwork not just a board

VIDEO: Walnut Park students in Smithers show off their mastery with woodworking tools.

Grad class schools teachers

Smithers Secondary grad class defeat staff 6-4 in annual game.

New SD54 chair to deal with potential Houston school closure

The baton has been passed at Bulkley Valley School District 54. After…

VIDEO and PHOTOS: Mr. Doogan-Smith’s last Carolfest

PHOTOS and VIDEO from this year’s Carolfest in Smithers.

Legendary music teacher retires

Doogan-Smith will be retiring at the end of the school year after 32 years of changing lives.

Gryphons take on top teams

Smithers Gryphons girls basketball team off and running last weekend as they headed to Abbottsford.

SD54 eye on Telkwa kids going to Smithers schools

Closure of Houston school in reconfiguration discussed at facilities review meeting.

School trip not endorsed due to terrorism fear

Bulkley Valley School District 54 chooses not to endorse trip to Europe because of terrorism fear.

Education Minister visits Smithers

Minister Rob Fleming stopped by Walnut Park, which the school district has applied to replace.

Muheim drums to a Côte d’Ivoire beat

Performer and educator from Côte d’Ivoire teaches music and moves at Muheim Elementary.

Changes to French Immersion enrolment

A sign-up sheet to do a lottery system was a suggestion, with siblings still getting in.

Smithers students blocked from some social media

Snapchat is completely blocked. Instagram and Facebook are only available when class is not on.

Muheim students bring global issues to the fore

Students are hoping to bring attention to issues globally through posters.

Award winning program brings ice cream to curb downtown heat

Hannah Pow and Emerenne Saefkow serve frozen treats as part of Chamber / Smithers Secondary project.

VIDEO: Smithers Secondary School graduation ceremony

Smithers Secondary celebrates 128 graduates. See Bulkley Valley grads in this week’s insert.

‘It was inappropriate’: SD54 chairperson’s on council’s French immersion motion

Bulkley Valley School District board not happy with Smithers council’s motion on French immersion.

  • Jun 22, 2017