Wednesday , 14 April 2021


NLPS appoints Casselman as assistant principal of H.E. Bourgoin

Tracy Casselman. Image credit: NLPS. Northern Lights Public Schools has announced Tracy Casselman has been appointed assistant principal of H.E. Bourgoin Middle School for the 2020-2021 school year. “I am extremely excited to be joining the HEB community,” said Casselman in a press release. “I can’t wait to develop relationships …

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Mark Centazzo appointed BCHS principal in 2020-21 school year

Image credit: NLPS. Mark Centazzo transitions as acting principal at BCHS to the full-time role in the upcoming school year.  Northern Lights Public Schools announced Mark Centazzo has been appointed principal of Bonnyville Centralized High School (BCHS) for the 2020-2021 school year. “I am very excited to be joining the …

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Portage College students graduating virtually this year

The countdown is on for the Portage College convocation ceremony. At 7:00pm on Friday the college will have 502 eligible graduates put on their cap and gown and walking across the virtual stage. Due to COVID-19, this year’s convocation will be completely online, and it is open to the public …

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Portage College students to learn online, will hold some on-site labs

Portage College students will be getting an online education this fall. The College’s Executive Committee reviewed several potential COVID-19-related scenarios for the fall and decided that programs will remain online through December in order to keep students, employees and communities safe and to limit disruption to student learning. Portage will …

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Two SPERD outreach schools to close

St. Paul Education Regional Division (SPERD) board has voted to close two outreach schools. Both Elk Point Outreach School (EPOS) and New Horizons in St. Paul will be closed following the current school year. Enrolled students will finish their 2019-20 studies virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision to …

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NLPS calls for nominations for the Friends of Education Award

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees is now accepting nominations for its 2020 Friends of Education Awards. “We encourage all of our parents, students and staff to consider nominating someone in our community who makes a difference in the lives of our students,” said Board Chair Arlene Hrynyk. …

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