Division News

Pembina Hills needs Public Members for Audit Committee

November 20th, 2019

Audit Committee – Public Members Pembina Hills School Division Pembina Hills School Division is requesting applications from members of the public to fill two (2) positions on the school division’s Audit Committee as public members. The Division’s Audit Committee is comprised of elected school trustees and two public members. The Committee will be responsible for […]

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PatsyAnn Smith receives the Exemplary Support Services Award

November 15th, 2019

R.F. Staples School Program Assistant, PatsyAnn Smith is a dedicated and passionate professional. She makes connections, develops a strong rapport and always has the best interest of the students at heart. Teri Egert says, “PatsyAnn is an absolute asset to all students at R.F. Staples, and we are incredibly lucky to have her as a […]

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No schools will be considered for closure next year

November 14th, 2019

At the November 13th board meeting, the school board accepted administration’s recommendation that no schools be considered for closure next year.  Each year administration reviews each school against the following criteria from Policy 15: Are there health and safety threats? Is the school hitting a critical minimum enrolment? How many students are we expecting to […]

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When do we cancel buses?

November 7th, 2019

As winter approaches, it’s time to recap how we make decisions about whether or not school buses will run when the weather is bad. Keep in mind that our schools will be open whether or not buses are cancelled.  Who decides if the school buses will or won’t run when the weather is bad? Our drivers […]

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BCHS: It’s all about the people

November 6th, 2019

This year, we’re running a series of stories about our schools—we wanted to find out what they’re focussing on and what makes each one unique. As we publish these stories, you can find them here. We asked Barrhead Composite High School (BCHS) Principal Darcie Eamor the question: What is it about your school that makes […]

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Jessica Luciuk – an excellent teacher, an exceptional instructional leader

November 4th, 2019

Jessica is the Career and Technology Studies/Phys Ed and CALM department head at the Alberta Distance Learning Centre (ADLC). Jessica cares about the well-being of each member of her team. She supports, guides and encourages all with compassion, understanding and professionalism. Jessica’s team says, “Her strong work ethic and deep understanding of processes, technology, software […]

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