Rural Education Funds To Benefit Silver Creek Students

B.C's Ministry of Education has committed over $213,000 to Silver Creek Elementary School.

That money comes via the Rural Education Enhancement Fund, and is part of $3.4M that will be split between 11 schools.

Silver Creek Elementary is one of six schools recieving first time funding under this program.

A Wednesday release saw MLA Greg Kyllo say "We are able to ensure that the school will continue because of a rural education strategy that takes into consideration the social and economic contributions that schools like Silver Creek make in small communities."

You can read more on this announcement at this link.