Division News

Learning to Serve — Neerlandia Public Christian School

February 11th, 2021

We are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. Neerlandia Public Christian School is unique in that it is the only school in Pembina Hills to provide an alternative Christian program. With a current enrollment of over 230 students, the K-9 school has seen significant growth in recent years. This […]

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When do we cancel buses?

February 10th, 2021

As we continue to deal with cold winter weather, we’d like 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 school buses will run when the weather is […]

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Division leaders focus on Indigenous learning

February 8th, 2021

Pembina Hills division leaders and school principals meet once a month to review and discuss various administrative and management logistics. They also use the time together to grow professionally through collaborative learning. Over the last two years Pembina Hills leaders have delved into the characteristics of leadership as defined in the Alberta Education Leadership Quality […]

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Second semester begins

February 2nd, 2021

February 1st marked the beginning of the second semester and the halfway point in the school year for all students in Pembina Hills. High school teachers will be welcoming new groups of students into their courses and therefore will be establishing new cohort groups. This is a great opportunity to refresh the various habits intended […]

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Update: The path forward

February 1st, 2021

On Friday, January 29th the Premier and his team provided an update to Alberta’s COVID-19 situation and described a path forward regarding the lifting of restrictions. This ‘roadmap’ outlines the sectors that will see gradual restriction changes at each step based on hospitalization benchmarks. There are some points along the way that will impact schools. […]

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January 13, 2021 Board Meeting News

January 15th, 2021

Regional Office – 2021 Public School Trustee Election The election for Public School Trustees will take place on October 18, 2021. Nominations are being accepted until 12:00 p.m. on September 20, 2021. There are six (6) trustee vacancies in the following wards: Pembina Hills East Ward 1 (Rural) Pembina Hills East Ward 2 (Rural) Pembina […]

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