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‘Pasta’ salt and pepper, please!

High Prairie St. Andrew’s School hosted its annual Grade 9 Travel Club pasta supper fundraiser Feb. 15 for the club’s annual week-long trip to Toronto from May 27 to June 1. The evening also included a silent auction and other…
Kinuso, Swan River students help prepare traditional feast

Kinuso and Swan River Grade 7-12 students had an opportunity to learn some traditional Cree skills in a land-based learning exercise hosted by Swan River First Nation. On Feb. 1-2, students learned how to prepare a traditional Cree feast from…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Peace River School Division has updated its policy on school and program vitality. At its regular meeting Jan. 18, the board approved final reading on the updated policy. The policy was updated to remain vague on…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Two school divisions have issued news releases regarding police charges laid against a former school teacher. Holy Family Catholic Regional Division is taking necessary steps to ensure the safety and well-being of all students, states an…
Art students bit by Valentine’s bug

“Goodbye” with some final works, from talented High Prairie E.W. Pratt High School students of the first semester. “Hello, Happy Valentine’s Day” from new Art students of the second semester at Pratt. Students receive instruction from Rhonda Lund.

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Northland School Division encourages parents and guardians to complete the Alberta Education Assurance Survey to comment on local education. Northland schools is working with parents to complete the survey until March 1, says a Northland news…
One last look!

High Prairie E.W. Pratt Art students stoked the fires of their creativity to the very end of the first semester, with more great works to show. Meanwhile, second semester Art students are getting warmed up. Students receive instruction from teacher…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Parents of students attending schools in Holy Family Catholic Regional Division are urged to complete the Alberta Education Assurance Survey to comment on local education. The information collected will help the school division plan the future…

Emily PlihalLocal JournalismInitiative Reporter A local school division installed vape detectors last year to see if they could curb the use of the popular devices at their schools. Holy Family Catholic Regional School Division Supt. Betty Turpin says they have…
Marceau returns to Glenmary as temporary vice-principal

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Glenmary School in Peace River welcomes Paul Marceau as temporary vice-principal starting Feb. 1. Currently serving as vice-principal at Holy Family School in Grimshaw, Marceau previously taught at Glenmary from 2013-23, says an HFCRD news release…

Holy Family Catholic Regional Division board is working to improve busing services for students. At its regular board meeting Jan. 17, trustees were updated on a recent meeting with Holy Family trustees and staff, High Prairie School Division, Conseil Scolaire…