The province is providing funding for maintenance and upgrades to schools across the province.
The two local school district are getting cash for upgrades and buses
Vernon School District is getting $1,156,686 for mechanical system upgrades including heat pumps at Ellison Elementary and under the Carbon Neutral Capital Program direct digital control upgrades at Mission Hill Elementary. The district also gets funding for four new buses/
North Okanagan-Shuswap School District 83 will do HVAC upgrades at Eagle River High School. Under the Carbon Neutral Capital Program upgrades will be completed at Parkview Elementary. District 83 will purchase three new school buses. The total funding for District 83 is $1,114,827.