Board Highlights – December 12, 2018: Celebrating Success, Student Excursion Request, School Visits, Rural Caucus Association of Alberta, Community Engagement Committee
In energy-rich Alberta, there is no shortage of opportunities to get an up-close look at what powers our province. So, one Black Gold teacher is using those opportunities to complement her teachings, and receiving recognition for her efforts. Tessa Arends is introducing her grade 4 students at Caledonia Park School to Alberta’s energy sources and… Read more »
Several high school students in Black Gold Regional Division No. 18 (BGRD) are about to get a sky-high learning experience. The Division is partnering with Elevate Aviation to give students an authentic look at the aviation industry. Through the Elevate Aviation Learning Centre, students will spend five days at Edmonton International Airport and Parkland Airport,… Read more »
Board Highlights – November 28, 2018: Draft 2019-20 School Year Calendar, ESBCHS Gym & Addition, 2017-18 Audited Financial Statements, Trustee Remuneration & Expenses, Locally Developed Courses, 2018-19 Revised Budget, 2019-20 New Modular Classroom Requests, Playground Pilot Project, Tri-High Flex Days Funding, Combined 3 Year Education Plan & AERR, Scholarships, Rural Caucus Meeting, etc.
As part of routine or emergency communications with parents/guardians, Black Gold Regional Division No. 18 (BGRD) has the capability to send text (SMS) messages using the mass communication tool SchoolMessenger. Parents/guardians must first grant BGRD and its schools permission to contact you via text message, known as ‘opting-in’. To do so, simply text “Y” to… Read more »