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May 31, 2021

Board of Trustees elects new vice-chair

At their regular meeting on Wednesday, May 26,  the Board of Trustees declared City of Beaumont Trustee Robyn Steed as the new vice-chair, effective immediately. Trustee Steed’s appointment follows the resignation of Vice Chair Sarah O’Gorman, who is moving out of the province and therefore unable to continue in the role. “On behalf of the… Read more »

May 26, 2021

VIDEO: May 26, 2021, Regular Board Meeting

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May 18, 2021

Former Superintendent receives ATA’s highest honour

Black Gold School Division (BGSD) is pleased to congratulate former Superintendent of Schools Dr. Norman Yanitski on receiving an honorary membership from the Alberta Teachers’ Association (ATA) – its highest honour – on May 12, 2021. Dr. Yanitski’s education career spanned almost four decades, and included 13 years as BGSD superintendent. Along the way he… Read more »

May 14, 2021

Warburg School receives MusiCounts Band Aid Program grant

Black Gold School Division is excited to announce that Warburg School has received a $9,500 grant from the MusiCounts Band Aid Program for the purchase of much-needed instruments for the school’s music program. MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity, recently announced that $1 million worth of instruments, equipment, and resources are being allocated to 95 schools… Read more »

May 11, 2021

Dual-credit opportunities for high school students

Did you know? As part of our commitment to Inspire Success in our students, Black Gold School Division offers a program which provides a dual-credit opportunity to high school students. Through the program, students can earn college credits and high school credits by completing college-level coursework. There are over 30 courses available online through your… Read more »