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November 29, 2019

2019 Budget Update: An Open Letter to Black Gold Families

Black Gold Families, You have, no doubt, been wondering how Black Gold School Division will be reacting to the Government’s October budget announcement. Earlier this year, central administration began to prepare for what we were told to expect would be a “budget of austerity”. Those steps included reducing: custodial hours; facilities and technology staff; professional… Read more »

November 19, 2019

Family Wellness Fun Night at Bellevue

Many schools in Black Gold School Division are focusing on improving the social emotional wellness of their students.  Learning self awareness and self management is often the first goal in working to improve social emotional wellness. When students learn about their emotions and about regulation, they start to understand their feelings and why they get upset. They also learn… Read more »

November 09, 2019

Black Gold School Division facing serious financial adversity

With the current economic state of our province, like so many Albertans, Black Gold School Division is facing serious financial adversity. Heading into this school year, Black Gold School Division made some fiscally conservative choices in order to prepare for what we were assuming would be a budget of austerity. This included reducing Division Office… Read more »