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Wednesday , 14 April 2021

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LCSD Presents Outstanding Community Partner Award to Portage College

At the Lakeland Catholic School District June board meeting Chairperson of the Board, Mary Anne Penner presented the Lakeland Catholic Outstanding Community Partner Award to Guy Gervais, Vice President of Academic at Portage College. The Lakeland Catholic Outstanding Community Partner Award was established to recognize our partners who have gone …

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Tellier Takes Home Hardware from Notre Dame Awards

Stephanie Tellier (second from right) poses with a volleyball beside fellow recipients of the OSUM Leaders of Tomorrow earlier this month. Like all Grade 12 students in June, Stephanie Tellier anxiously awaited the end of diploma exams. Now, she’s all done high school. “It feels great. I just had my …

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SPERD approves 2018-19 Budget

The St. Paul Education Regional Division No. 1 Board of Trustees approved its 2018-19 budget at a meeting held May 30, 2018. The $57,486,995 budget is projecting a $1,095,937 deficit and is based on an enrolment of 3,894 students. The projected deficit is in addition to approximately $1,000,000 in expense …

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Gold and Bronze Winning Business Student

Congratulations to Morganne Harding, Office Administration Program student for winning a Gold medal at Provincial Skills Canada Competition and a Bronze medal at Skills Canada National Competition. Morganne competed in back to back competitions between May 31st and June 5th in the IT Office Software Solutions competitions.  Each two-day competition evaluates the …

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New Assistant Principals Appointed for NLPS

Several Northern Lights schools will have new assistant principals when the new school year starts in September.   Bruce Greengrass, who is currently Assistant Principal for Northern Lights Outreach Schools, has been appointed Assistant Principal of Bonnyville Centralized High School. Mr. Greengrass previously taught Social Studies at BCHS in 2012 …

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School Nutrition Program expands to North Star Elementary School

Northern Lights Public Schools has announced that all students at North Star Elementary will receive a nutritious lunch every day free of charge starting in September. “We are thrilled to be able to expand our School Nutrition Program to North Star Elementary,” said Board Chair Arlene Hrynyk. “Not only does …

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School (board) is out for summer!

The term end meeting of St Paul Education Regional Division No. 1 (SPERD) was held on Thursday, June 21. The next meeting will be on September 12, 2018.   Massive garage sale at Ashmont School! Kids in Ashmont are enjoying two extra days of summer holidays while their teachers and …

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Rebranding SPERD

Watch for St Paul Education Regional Division No. 1’s (SPERD’s) new logo. It was revealed at the June 21 regular board meeting, but will enjoy a ‘soft launch,’ to the public, first appearing on the school division’s social media accounts,  then gradually appearing on business cards, letterhead, and signage as …

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Dr. Brosseau Holds Grand Opening of Inclusive Park

Ecole Dr. Bernard Brosseau School held the grand opening of their new inclusive playground on Tuesday. The wheelchair-accessible unit finished just before snow fell, culminating a two year process from start to finish. One of the things that makes the playground inclusive, is the rubber cusion base surrounding the playground, …

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Donation from WSP for Portage College Museum

The Portage College Museum of Aboriginal Peoples’ Art and Artifacts (MOAPAA) received a generous donation after the Rural Municipalities of Alberta Conference (RMA). Barry Feledichuk, Foreman for Urban Transportation, Utilities & Airports of Lac La Biche County entered and won a draw from WSP that gave the winner the ability to donate $1,000 to a …

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