Division News

Join the August 5th board meeting by livestream

August 4th, 2020

Here are some of the agenda items the school board will consider at their next meeting: Suspension of international travel for the 2020-2021 school year Third reading of the Electoral Ward By-Law Review of school re-entry plans Read the full agenda. The meeting will be held at Regional Office in Barrhead starting at 9:00 am. […]

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A Learning at Home option for Pembina Hills families

July 24th, 2020

The recent announcement by the Minister of Education declaring that Alberta students can return to school this fall has sparked plenty of conversations. Some families are concerned about the health measures. Others had good experiences with learning-at-home and want to continue.   Vista Virtual School has 24 years of experience with distance learning Pembina Hills School […]

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Pembina Hills Schools will resume under Scenario 1

July 21st, 2020

On July 21, 2020 the Minister of Education announced that schools will be resuming under the conditions of Scenario 1; “In-school classes resume (near normal with health measures)”.   Thank you for your patience and understanding as we operationalize health measures in our schools. Like the province we seek to: Prevent the spread of illness Respond […]

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Busing information for re-entry this fall

July 21st, 2020

The safety of children, students and staff is the foundation of all plans for re-entry. We are now able to provide specific information about busing under both Scenario 1 and Scenario 2. On July 21, 2020 the Minister of Education announced that schools will be resuming under the conditions of Scenario 1: In-school classes resume […]

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Making Memories: Grad 2020

July 2nd, 2020

It certainly was one for the history books. Grade 12 students at Barrhead Composite High School, R.F. Staples Secondary School and Swan Hills School celebrated their high school graduation last week—and although the ceremonies were like nothing we’d ever seen before, they were certainly memorable! We applaud the school staff for their hard work and […]

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Read the June 24th board meeting news

June 26th, 2020

The June 24, 2020 board meeting was held at Regional Office in Barrhead. Electoral Ward Review Bylaw Passes Two Readings Trustees unanimously voted in favour of the first and second readings of Bylaw 06-2020 Establishment of Wards. The third reading of Bylaw 06-2020 will be brought forward for consideration at the Board’s regular meeting on […]

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