Division News

Pink Shirt Day in Pembina Hills

February 26th, 2020

Students and staff across Pembina Hills School Division are wearing pink shirts to symbolize that they do not tolerate bullying. Learn more about Pink Shirt Day, which is now an annual anti-bullying event in Canada. Two high school students in Nova Scotia started Pink Shirt Day in 2007. After witnessing a boy being bullied for wearing […]

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Stephanie Cerny receives the Exemplary Support Services Award

February 21st, 2020

Stephanie Cerny has been a member of the BES office staff since 2004. Stephanie’s warm and welcoming nature makes students, staff and parents feel at home. She has a passion for helping students with complex medical needs and is often the first one on scene in an emergency. Stephanie willingly engages in PD and training […]

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Board approves $10 increase to In-Town and School of Choice busing fees

February 13th, 2020

At their February 12th meeting, the school board set the 2020-2021 busing fees for in-town, school of choice and alternate site requests. After four years with no increase to busing fees, the school board has approved a $10 per year increase for in-town and school of choice busing fees. In-town busing fees will increase from […]

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Dunstable School—Small but Mighty

February 11th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. A strong sense of community is one of the many things that makes Dunstable School such an amazing place to learn and grow. Principal Tammy Tkachuk shares some of the reasons she is proud to be a leader at […]

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Busby School – A pillar of the community since 1947

February 5th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. Busby School has been considered a hub of the community of Busby for over 70 years. Although the original building was constructed in 1947, parts of it still remain today. As the oldest school in the division, they even […]

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Westlock Elementary – Where everyone is welcome

January 29th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. École Westlock Elementary School (WES) provides students from the town of Westlock and surrounding areas with an incredibly caring and welcoming place to learn. The teachers and incredible support staff work in unison to create a culture of learning […]

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