Division News

Jerry Buchko — “All in” for his school community

October 18th, 2017

Whether it’s Rock of Ages, T-Birds football, or teaching English, Social Studies and Drama, Jerry Buchko goes above and beyond for the benefit of others.  Jerry has a real zest for teaching, learning and going the extra-mile for students and colleagues at R.F. Staples Secondary School.  Everything he does, he tackles with gusto, making a […]

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School trustee election results

October 16th, 2017

Here are the unofficial results of the school trustee elections that were held in two areas of the Westlock Ward: Westlock South Jackie Carson – 604 votes Ken Mead – 360 votes Westlock Town Doug Pearson – 177 votes Wendy Scinski – 409 votes Congratulations to trustees elected and acclaimed. Barrhead Ward Electoral Subdivision 1 – North: Jennifer Tuininga […]

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School Bus Safety Week

October 16th, 2017

Our students are learning how to be responsible riders, thanks to the Safely on Board program that is making stops at all Pembina Hills Public Schools this fall. Students in Kindergarten, Grades 2, 4, 6 and 8 will take part this year — in our smaller schools where classes are combined we have offered it […]

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Keeping our schools safe

October 16th, 2017

At the October 11, 2017 board meeting, Director of Students Services Rob McGarva provided an overview of the Pembina River & Area Violence/Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA) Protocol and Annual Report. The protocol is a community commitment to maintain safe environments for children and youth. Through the partnership, training has been provided in threat assessment to professionals from […]

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Now accepting substitute and casual applications

October 4th, 2017

Are you interested in working as a substitute teacher or casual support staff? We are now accepting online applications for the following positions: Substitute Teachers Casual Program Assistants / Administrative Assistants The application deadline is October 17, 2017 at 4:00 pm. Find out how to submit an application by visiting the Careers page on our website. Questions? Contact […]

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Classrooms benefit from $797,000 funding infusion

October 2nd, 2017

At their September 26, 2017 meeting, the school board learned how classrooms across PHPS will benefit from the $797,000 the division will receive through the Classroom Improvement Fund. Other topics from the meeting include: Update on investigation into former superintendent Outreach offers students flexibility in their learning School Board invites Education Minister to PHPS Council […]

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