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Vanier Grade 8 drama class presents “Superheroes Unite”

Tom Henihan Express Staff G. P. Vanier grade 8 students put their special powers to good use, giving excellent performances in the comedy “Superheroes Unite.” In a scenario reminiscent of Batman’s Gotham City, the citizens of Nova City need the…

Richard Froese For The Express High Prairie School Division has confirmed its 2019-20 school year calendar. Trustees approved the calendar at its regular meeting March 20. Here’s a list of key dates in the 2019-20 school calendar. -Sept. 3 –…
Teachers’ association aims to raise awareness of issues

Joe McWilliams For The Express Who knew there were such things as ‘political engagement officers’ in union locals? If there weren’t before, there are now, and the Alberta Teachers Association (ATA) has a couple of them right here in the…

Richard Froese For The Express Bus safety in the Smoky River region will come under study. At its monthly meeting Feb. 20, the board of High Prairie School Division discussed a local concern, says a news release from HPSD dated…
Two Smoky River schools receive atlas

Tom Henihan Express Staff MLA and Minister of Energy Marg McCuaig- Boyd visited schools in the Smoky River region on February 21. The Minister visited Ecole Heritage in Falher and G.P. Vanier School in Donnelly to present the school libraries…
Vanier students learn about forestry careers

Richard Froese For The Express Students at Georges P. Vanier learned about opportunities at a forestry career fair Feb. 26 in High Prairie. Lesser Slave Forest Education Society hosted the event for junior high school students. Various career options were…