Division News

Need busing next year?

June 12th, 2019

The 2019-20 transportation forms and fees are available on our Register to Ride page. Who needs to register for busing? New rural students attending their designated school — they must register for busing even if they have older siblings on the bus — Free Current rural students whose designated school has changed (ie. Jr/Sr High) […]

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School fees may return this fall

June 7th, 2019

The delayed release of the provincial budget has forced the school board to make assumptions as they prepare next year’s budget. In a recent conference call, Education Minister Adriana LaGrange told Alberta school board representatives that all grants are currently being reviewed. This includes the School Fee Reduction Grant, which provides $400,000 per year to […]

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Three students receive Citizenship Awards

May 31st, 2019

The school board recognizes students who make positive contributions to their school and community with two Citizenship Awards. Congratulations to the latest recipients: Kresten McKort – Grade 6, Fort Assiniboine School Layla Petryshen – Grade 3, Fort Assiniboine School Ty White – Grade 8, R. F. Staples Secondary School Read stories about all Citizenship Award […]

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Smoke from wildfires

May 30th, 2019

Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement due to widespread smoke in the area, resulting in poor air quality and reduced visibility in some areas. Rest assured, our schools have plans in place to monitor air quality and reduce or eliminate outdoor activities. In addition to Environment Canada weather alerts, school staff refer […]

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School board makes budget assumptions

May 24th, 2019

Due to the delayed release of the provincial budget, school board trustees discussed some of the assumptions they have made as they develop the 2019-20 budget. Monies that may not be provided next year include: Classroom Improvement Fund – $844,000 School Fees Reduction Grant – $400,000 — If this grant is cut, parents may need […]

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Are you ready for June diploma exams?

May 15th, 2019

We want to help our students achieve their very best—that’s why we’re bringing Rock the Diploma to Pembina Hills. Rock the Diploma offers interactive and memorable classes focused on preparing students to write diploma exams. Each weekend session provides students with course review, study guides and relevant practice exams.  Typically students must travel to Edmonton or […]

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