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August 21, 2019

Enrolment Verification Forms Are Delayed

Please be aware that the returning student online enrolment verification forms** have not gone live on PowerSchool yet. There has been a delay in this process due to the online form being tested to make sure any technical issues are resolved prior to families being asked to verify their child’s information.  Please be reassured that… Read more »

May 30, 2019

Norm Dargis appointed Associate Superintendent, Learning Services

Black Gold Regional Division No. 18 is pleased to announce Norm Dargis has been named Associate Superintendent of Learning Services, effective September 1, 2019. The portfolio includes curriculum, alternative education programming, and technology, among other areas of responsibility. Dargis joined BGRD in 1991 and has worked as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal. Since 2012,… Read more »

May 27, 2019

Black Gold principal’s leadership recognized

Congratulations to Chris Peacocke, Principal at École Secondaire Beaumont Composite High School, who has received the Alberta Teachers’ Association’s Distinguished Leadership Award. The award recognizes Alberta school administrators who have succeeded in providing high-quality learning opportunities for students and honours creative, innovative, and effective leadership. The nomination for Peacocke highlighted his ability to connect with… Read more »

May 15, 2019

BGRD student’s space invention named one of top in Canada

An idea from a Beaumont student has caught the attention of Canada’s top space engineering minds. Amy Claerhout came up with her own version of the Canadarm as part of nationwide contest that gets young students thinking about space-related inventions. Last spring, Amy, then a grade 6 student at École Beau Meadow School (EBMS), along… Read more »

April 18, 2019

BGRD attendance boundaries unchanged for 2019-2020 school year

Following changes to the boundaries of two municipalities within Black Gold Regional Division No. 18 (BGRD), the Division wants to assure families its educational boundaries are not affected for the 2019-2020 school year. January 1, 2019, the City of Edmonton annexed land from Leduc County and the City of Beaumont, which includes several households with… Read more »