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December 04, 2019

AltaGas Computer Donation Supports Student Learning

Black Gold School Division has graciously accepted 30 computers recently donated by AltaGas, a North American energy infrastructure company, with a location in the City of Leduc.  The donation will help to encourage creative and innovative learning, through the use of technology in education, helping to prepare students for the world beyond the classroom. The… Read more »

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 »