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MacEwan, Northland sign 5-year agreement

Chris CleggSouth Peace News A new agreement allows Northland School Division students to take a university course in high school. Northland announced June 23 that its students will be able to flash university identification cards while attending high school. It…
World of Science continues to open for students

Chris CleggSouth Peace News Northland School Division continues to strive to make the best opportunities available to its students. On June 21, Northland’s board of trustees and the TELUS World of Science – Edmonton formally signed a memorandum of understanding…
L’École Héritage célèbre sa classe de finissants 2021!

Les finissants et finissantes 2021 de l’École Héritage à Falher étaient en vedette lors des célébrations le 25 juin dernier. Cette année, l’école a célébré neuf finissants et finissantes. Les finissants, leurs parents et le personnel ont assisté à la…
PR High class celebrates 2021 commencement

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News “Starry Night” was the theme as Peace River High School honoured 44 students in the graduating class of 2021 in a ceremony June 22 in the school. Principal Mark Owens commended the students for their perseverance…
Pandemic brings valedictorian closer to classmates

Jessica Girard,Valedictorian Hello everyone, in case you don’t know my name is Jessica Girard and by some miracle I am one of the lucky valedictorians this year. Just to let the room know, I am absolutely terrified at the moment…
Valedictorian promotes the power of education

Mughees Nasar,Valedictorian Good afternoon, friends, staff, to all the people watching us from home and the class of ’21! My name is Mughees Nasar, or as many as you know me by, Mugs. Since this is the closest I will…
Glenmary class celebrates 2021 commencement

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Glenmary School in Peace River honoured the graduating class of 2021 during official ceremonies June 25 at the school. “’21 and Done” was the theme for the celebration. School principal David Amiot encouraged and congratulated the…
HPSD begins recruiting bus drivers for fall

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News More bus drivers are needed for the High Prairie School Division as it prepares to return to school in September. “We need bus drivers,” says HPSD Director of Transportation, Harry Davis. “We need about 10-15 spare…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Students on buses in High Prairie School Division remained safe under COVID-19 restrictions and risks in the 2020-21 school year. “We are proud to say High Prairie School Division transported the students to and from school…

SPN Staff High Prairie School Division is not planning to offer at-home learning during the 2021-22 school year. HPSD announced the plan in a news release June 8. Division administrators are optimistic risks and restrictions in the COVID-19 pandemic will…
Trustee wins PSBAA award

Chris CleggSouth Peace News Northland School Division is celebrating a special achievement by one of its trustees. Ward 9 [Fort Chipewyan] Trustee Rubi Shirley was awarded a Public School Boards Association of Alberta [PSBAA] award for promoting and advancing the…

French schools celebrate graduates Francophone schools in Falher and Peace River have set dates for graduation.École Héritage in Falher will host a virtual ceremony on June 25, Conseil scolaire du Nord Ouest communications co-ordinator Rachelle Bergeron says.Only graduates and high…