Division News

PHPS offers $2,500 Relocation Incentive

May 23rd, 2018

Are you considering applying for a position in Pembina Hills Public Schools? Do you already work for us but live outside the division? Our new Relocation Incentive offers $2,500 to all new and existing employees who live outside the division and choose to move to a community within Pembina Hills’ geographic area. This includes the major centres […]

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Busby School Principal

May 23rd, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Pauline Gilmour as Principal of Busby School for the 2018-19 school year. Pauline comes to us from Edmonton Public Schools where she worked most recently as an Educational Consultant for English as a Second Language. She completed her Bachelor of Education degree at the University of Alberta’s Campus St-Jean, and taught […]

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ADLC hiring 36 teachers

May 23rd, 2018

Join our Team! We’re accepting applications for 36 teaching positions at the Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC) in Barrhead. The application deadline is May 29, 2018 at 4:00 pm. Senior High Science Teachers – Probationary Full-time (11) Elementary / Junior High Teachers – Probationary Full-time (7) Senior High Math Teachers – Probationary Full-time (5) Senior High […]

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Familiar faces in new places

May 22nd, 2018

Congratulations to Kelly Ferguson, Jake Warkentin and Loya De Clercq on their recent administrative appointments. Read the announcements below, along with prevoius administrative announcements for the 2018-19 school year. We wish them all the best on their new adventures!

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Attend the May 23 board meeting

May 17th, 2018

The next board meeting is on May 23 — agenda topics include: Secretary Treasurer Tracy Meunier will present the 2018-19 Operating Budgets for PHPS and ADLC Jr. High Language Arts teachers Noreen Holt and Danica Pyper will present the Junior High Reading Project Read the full agenda. The meeting starts at 9:30 am. The public […]

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Coloring contest winners!

May 17th, 2018

For Bus Driver Appreciation Day we invited students to participate in a coloring contest. We received over 100 entries – all of which the bus drivers got to take home. Some of the students even wrote a special message to their bus driver. Two entries were randomly selected as the winners. Congratulations to our winners! […]

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Board requests funding for maximum bus ride times

May 16th, 2018

Until June 15, Alberta Education is asking families and school boards to provide input on student transportation eligibility criteria. In a letter to Alberta Education, the PHPS Board of Trustees is requesting that the province to provide a predictable and sustainable transportation funding model that includes funding for maximum ride times. Other items from the May […]

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Attend a parent session on the K-4 Draft Provincial Curriculum

May 16th, 2018

Alberta Education and the Alberta School Councils’ Association (ASCA) are working with the Association of Independent Schools and Colleges in Alberta (AISCA), Fédération des parents francophones de l’Alberta (FPFA) and the Alberta Regional Professional Development Consortia (ARPDC) to gather parent and guardian feedback on the Draft K-4 provincial curriculum. Twenty (20) face-to-face meetings will be […]

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Lindsey Beamish is awesome!

May 2nd, 2018

Program Assistant, Lindsey Beamish has been with Pembina Hills for over 5 years and currently at Pibroch Colony School.  Her positive and charismatic ways allow her to build lasting and meaningful relationships with students, parents, and staff.  One Pibroch student said, “There are many times that I wish I could be more like her.”  Lindsey […]

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Health Care Aide program accepting applications for 2018-19

May 1st, 2018

PHPS is continuing its partnership with NorQuest College to offer the Dual Credit Health Care Aide Program at Barrhead Composite High School. NorQuest College’s Health Care Aide program is among the largest in Canada and prepares you to be a part of a health care team in a variety of different settings, providing a high […]

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