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December 03, 2019

Cargill Cereal Drive Generously Supports School Breakfast Programs

Black Gold School Division recently received a generous donation to six of its school’s breakfast programs.  The donation, which was rolled out in November, was provided by Cargill, a food and agricultural company, with a location in the Calmar area.  The company had conducted a “Cereals Drive” of breakfast cereals and collected more than 200 boxes,… Read more »

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 »

October 30, 2019

Black Gold School Division-wide emergency alert test to take place November 18

Black Gold School Division will be testing its emergency alert notifications using our student information system contacts on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. The test is meant to help identify any gaps in the system and to bring awareness to our emergency notification process. During an emergency, our FIRST PRIORITY is to protect… Read more »