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September 24, 2020

Updated September 24: BGSD 2020-2021 School Re-entry Plan

In response to additional information from Alberta Health Services, we have updated the Black Gold School Division 2020-2021 School Re-entry Plan. Please note that we will continue to update our plan in response to changes directed by Alberta Education.  Any changes in the school re-entry scenario will be determined by Alberta Education and Alberta Health… Read more »

July 27, 2020

Message from the Superintendent of Schools

On July 21, 2020, Minister of Education Adriana LaGrange, Premier Jason Kenney and Dr. Deena Hinshaw announced that Alberta schools will reopen in September under Scenario 1, under ‘near-normal daily operations with health measures’ (you can watch the press conference on YouTube). We welcome this early announcement, as it helps parents and staff plan for… Read more »

July 13, 2020

Re-entry to schools in September 2020

The plan to reopen schools and school divisions is a fluid one, and is dependent upon the advice of the Province’s Chief Medical Officer. At Black Gold School Division, planning has been well underway for weeks as to what the re-entry to schools in September 2020 will look like for our students, staff and families…. Read more »

June 19, 2020

BGSD 2020-21 Re-Entry Plan

BGSD has been planning for a number of weeks regarding what the re-entry to schools in September 2020 will look like for our students, staff and families. On June 10, 2020, Alberta Education released their 2020-21 School Re-Entry Plan which confirmed much of our planning and provided us with additional information. We are happy to… Read more »

June 11, 2020

BGSD Remote Learning and Re-entry Parent Survey Results

Black Gold School Division recently invited parents/guardians of all students to complete a short survey to provide feedback on Remote Learning and provide input about considerations for when schools reopen. We asked parents/guardians to share their thoughts and were very pleased that 4,854 parents/guardians completed completed the survey, representing over 60% of Black Gold students…. Read more »