School Closed for National Day of Mourning

Schools across School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake) will be closed on Monday, September 19, 2022 following the Government of Canada’s announcement of a national day of mourning to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth ll.

B.C. will follow the lead of the federal government and join with other provinces in observing the national day of mourning to commemorate the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. K-12 public schools and public post-secondary institutions, and most Crown corporations will be closed.

School will resume on Tuesday, September 20.