Nick Graves

Nick joined ALDL in August 2017 as Principal after 11 years as teacher and Principal in various schools in BC, China, and South Korea. He is also Principal of Lucerne Elementary Secondary School in New Denver. Passionate about student success and changes in how learning happens, Nick would like to welcome you to Arrow Lakes Distributed Learning School: Personalized learning in a Natural Setting.


Mark Lada
Teacher ~ Selkirk Campus

Mark brings many years of extraordinary teaching in dynamic, flexible environments designed around what each student needs to succeed. Enthusiastic, fun, and extremely knowledgeable, Mark will work diligently with each student towards their personal goals.

Scott Kipkie
Teacher ~ New Denver Campus

Scott also works at Lucerne Elementary Secondary School, specializing in Math, Sciences and Languages. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in designing personalized learning experiences, as well as online environments. Scott works closely with elementary DL students every Wednesday to help students succeed and enjoy their learning.