Division News

Board requests funding for maximum bus ride times

May 16th, 2018

Until June 15, Alberta Education is asking families and school boards to provide input on student transportation eligibility criteria. In a letter to Alberta Education, the PHPS Board of Trustees is requesting that the province to provide a predictable and sustainable transportation funding model that includes funding for maximum ride times. Other items from the May […]

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Lindsey Beamish is awesome!

May 2nd, 2018

Program Assistant, Lindsey Beamish has been with Pembina Hills for over 5 years and currently at Pibroch Colony School.  Her positive and charismatic ways allow her to build lasting and meaningful relationships with students, parents, and staff.  One Pibroch student said, “There are many times that I wish I could be more like her.”  Lindsey […]

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Health Care Aide program accepting applications for 2018-19

May 1st, 2018

PHPS is continuing its partnership with NorQuest College to offer the Dual Credit Health Care Aide Program at Barrhead Composite High School. NorQuest College’s Health Care Aide program is among the largest in Canada and prepares you to be a part of a health care team in a variety of different settings, providing a high […]

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93% of people satisfied with education in PHPS

April 28th, 2018

The April 25 board meeting was held at Barrhead Composite High School. Assistant Principals Prakash Raju and Charlene Assenheimer presented the school report and comprehensive student support plan. Assistant Superintendent Mark Thiesen presented this report to the board, which summarizes what we heard when we asked students, parents and staff about Pembina Hills Public Schools.  Read more in […]

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Louise Davison — a shining example

April 26th, 2018

Louise Davison has been the Fort Assiniboine Librarian for 30 years.  Louise encourages and motivates students to improve their literacy skills by providing the school and community with up-to-date resources, movies, and book requests. She hosts students on a weekly basis whether it’s storytelling, coloring or allowing them a spin on the board to earn […]

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BCHS teacher nominated for Edwin Parr Award

April 23rd, 2018

Pembina Hills Public Schools is proud to nominate Christina Frose, a teacher at Barrhead Composite High School, for the 2018 Alberta School Boards Association’s Edwin Parr Teaching Award. The ASBA presents this award to six outstanding first-year teachers each year. Christina supports students at every level, engaging them in her classroom and building upon student […]

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