The Central Okanagan School District’s Appeals Process
The School District Appeals Policy states
that, "A student or a parent of a student who is entitled to an
educational program in School District No. 23 may appeal a decision of
an employee of the Board of Education which significantly
affects the education, health or safety of the student".
For a complete description of the Appeals
Policy along with the recommended steps to follow in attempting to
solve a problem, please refer to Policy 460 – Appeals, that can be
accessed from the ‘Policies’ link under the Board
of Education heading on the School District’s homepage – www.sd23.bc.ca.
The Central Okanagan School District’s Financial Hardship Clause
School District Policy 425 – Student Fees (see www.sd23.bc.ca), the
Board of Education has indicated “that a student will not be excluded
from any educational program due to
financial hardship”. This clause in the policy provides for the
private and confidential consideration of financial circumstances of
individual students and families, while preserving the dignity of
families who may be unable to pay.
contact the school principal if you are facing a financial hardship
that may restrict the ability of your child to access a school program.