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FDK on the Way

If you haven’t already heard, the Vancouver School Board (VSB) is implementing Full-Day Kindergarten (FDK), effective September 2011 for Bayview, General Gordon and Southlands schools.  These schools are the second phase of a two-year implementation program.  Several schools are already in session for FDK as of September 2010.  Check out VSB’s District News for more info.