Welcome to Homelinks 2015-2016

“Learning is a journey not a destination”, adapted from Ralph Waldo Emmerson

Our Vision

We are a community of families, students, teachers and school district staff committed to developing and delivering individualized distributed learning programs that will build success for each student and respect the values and priorities of each family.”



Our program provides you and your family  the opportunity to create a truly personalized learning path.


Bruce Cookson, Principal

Judy Gadicke, Vice Principal

Laurie Riehl, Elementary Teacher

Carmen Murphy, Elementary Teacher

Aloha Palmer, Elementary Teacher

Joy Goforth, Secondary Teacher

Coleen Mooney, Secondary Teacher

Jennifer Adams, Secondary Teacher (Math and Sciences)

Brandy Dunne, Educational Assistant

Laurie Boehmer, Secretary / Librarian

General Information

Handbook for parents

School District #8 -Check out our School District #8 website for news and information about our district.


There are Homelinks Centers in four communities in the Kootenay Lake School District.

Creston (Creston Education Center)

Nelson (South Nelson School) 

Slocan(WE Graham School)

Kaslo (JVHumphries)