News Types: About our schools

Early Learning celebrates ‘Mighty Learners’

December 15th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. For many local families, the Pembina Hills Early Learning program is often the first step in their child’s learning journey. The program began over 20 years ago with just one location. Now operating in six community schools throughout the division, […]

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PNCS – A building where every student belongs

November 13th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. (Pictured above is the Grade 1 class) Pembina North Community School (PNCS) is located in Dapp, Alberta and serves approximately 200 Kindergarten to Grade 9 students. Students are bussed to the school from a large geographic area north of […]

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Eleanor Hall School—Bringing students together

February 27th, 2020

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. The community of Clyde is home to Eleanor Hall School and its 240 Kindergarten to Grade 9 students. The school which also houses the Early Learning C-PREP program, brings students of all ages together. Principal Nadine Marchand says, “The strong […]

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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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Swan Hills School: Growing and Learning Together

December 12th, 2019

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. This year, Swan Hills School turns 60 years old, and over the years the school has been through many changes. The main part of the school was built in 1963 and while it was being built, classes were held in […]

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Barrhead Elementary: So much to celebrate

December 10th, 2019

This year we are publishing a series of stories about our schools. Read them all here. Great schools cannot exist without great students and staff. According to Principal Dale Bujold, École Barrhead Elementary School (BES) has both. Relationships One of the school’s main goals is to foster positive relationships between students and teachers. The staff […]

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BCHS: It’s all about the people

November 6th, 2019

This year, we’re running a series of stories about our schools—we wanted to find out what they’re focussing on and what makes each one unique. As we publish these stories, you can find them here. We asked Barrhead Composite High School (BCHS) Principal Darcie Eamor the question: What is it about your school that makes […]

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Why students choose Barrhead Outreach

November 1st, 2019

Welcoming, caring, accepting, supportive—these are just some of the words students use to describe the Barrhead Outreach School. Teacher Joanne Wallace has been working with students at Barrhead Outreach since 2011 and has helped many of them graduate. Along with program assistants Jane Chapman and Jackie Balzer, the team works with students to ensure they […]

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