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November 26, 2020

Moving to at-home learning only during the state of public health emergency

Due to rising record numbers of daily new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, the Government of Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency in Alberta, effective November 24, 2020, through to January 10, 2021. Students and parents/guardians are advised that starting Monday, November 30, 2020: – Grades 7 – 12 students will be learning… Read more »

November 19, 2020

Preventing bullying in our schools

Bullying Awareness Week is from November 16 to 20, 2020. Bullying is a serious issue, with far-reaching consequences for students, their families, and for society as a whole. The Alberta Government defines bullying as repeated mean, cruel, hurtful behaviours done on purpose by someone with more power. It can be verbal, physical, social and online…. Read more »

November 18, 2020

Trustee Column: Keep looking out for the rainbow!

It has been a year to remember as the COVID-19 pandemic has led to unheard of lockdowns, school closures, facemasks, social distancing, and constant hand sanitizing. It is important during these trying times to ask yourself, “What good can come out of this unprecedented new normal.” With what seems like entire countries on lockdown, I… Read more »

November 09, 2020

Much-needed Leduc high school to break ground in summer 2021

Nisku, Alberta (November 9, 2020) – Black Gold School Division is pleased to hear the Alberta Government’s recent announcement related to the construction of new high schools, including a much-needed facility in Leduc. “We are very pleased with the addition of a new high school in Leduc in the near future,” said Board of Trustees… Read more »

November 06, 2020

Board Highlights – October 28, 2020

Board Highlights – October 28, 2020:  Updates – Board/COVID/Calendar/Federal Grant/Insurance/CEAC, Orange Shirt Day, Enrolments, 2021-2022 Capital Maintenance & Renewal Project Priorities and Modular Requests, Policy 7 – Appendix Bylaw 1-2020, New Humble Rink Lease, Transportation – Bus Contractors, Student Services, and Warburg Playschool Lease