Monthly Archives: April 2017

Response from the Minister of Education regarding DPAC’s March 2 Letter

The Buranby DPAC received a written response from Education Minister Mike Bernier regarding the letter we sent the Ministers of Finance and Education in support of the recommendatinos on K-12 Education as found in the November 2016 report of the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services.

A copy of the Minister’s letter can be found here.

The Burnaby DPAC will continue to advocate for predictable, sustainable and adequate funding for capital and operational expenses in BC’s public schools.

2017 School District Budget Presentation

On April 3, Secretary Treasurer Russell Horwsill and Deputy Secretary Treasurere Roy Uyeno presented to DPAC representatives on the 2017-2018 School District operating budget process.

A copy of their presentation is available here.

Handout on the 2017-2018 Operating Grant Allocation Formula: Overview of the 2017-18 Operating Grant Formula