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February 26, 2021

Pre-kindergarten screening for 2021-2022 school year

Do you have a pre-school age child who struggles with following directions, communication, separation anxiety, temper tantrums, changes in schedule or other developmental milestones? Consider having a screening and find out if your child qualifies for free Pre-kindergarten with Black Gold School Division. For more information, contact Early Childhood Services Coordinator Niki Gill at niki.gill@blackgold.ca…. Read more »

February 25, 2021

Board Highlights – February 17, 2021

Board Highlights – February 17, 2021:  Board Update, COVID-19, ESBCHS Multi-Use Field, Distance Learning, Girls in STEM, Federal Funding, ASCA Conference, School Visits, Celebrating Success

February 09, 2021

Trustee Column: A new Big, Hairy, Audacious Goal!

Do you know what a BHAG is? Well, neither did I until a few months ago. This widely used acronym stands for “Big Hairy Audacious Goal.” It is defined as a clear and compelling target for an organization to strive for, or a goal that’s just a little bit too far out of reach. The… Read more »

February 09, 2021

Public Notice: Temporary closure of Beaumont Outreach School

Beaumont Outreach School is temporarily closed as the building fire suppression system is frozen. The City of Beaumont, which owns the building, is currently assessing the situation and will provide a fix as soon as they are able. To all affected students and parents – we will continue to serve you remotely until repairs are… Read more »

February 02, 2021

2021 Girls in STEM Day Helps Push The Limits

Black Gold School Division (BGSD) remotely brought together approximately 85 students from grades 7 – 10 for its 3rd Annual Girls in STEM Day on January 29, 2021. The day’s theme was “Pushing the Limits,” and featured a keynote address by Canadian aquanaut and astronaut candidate Dr. Shawna Pandya. The students spent the day learning… Read more »