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May. 19, 2017  PWSD Good News Report – May 2017
May. 18, 2017  Three Peace Wapiti Academy students advance to National Skills Canada Competition
May. 16, 2017  PWSD to host annual division-wide Dave Bleile Track Meet
May. 15, 2017  PWSD staff recognized with Long Service Awards
May. 10, 2017  Fred Fox, brother of Terry Fox, to visit R.W.Z. Public School – Student letter-writing project elicits personal reply from Terry Fox Foundation
May. 09, 2017  Clairmont Community School, Helen E. Taylor School receive donation of sports equipment from Jumpstart
May. 09, 2017  Trustees engage with students, tour schools in Rycroft, Eaglesham and Birch Hills
May. 08, 2017  Jumpstart supports sports equipment donation to two PWSD schools in Clairmont and Wembley
May. 08, 2017  R.W.Z. Public School presents The Lion King Jr. – Students and teachers introduced to wide range of theatrical skills using Disney® curriculum
May. 03, 2017  Election 2017 dates set – Be a leader in your community, become a school board trustee
May. 02, 2017  Ten PWSD students qualify for Provincial Skills Canada Competition
May. 01, 2017  PWSD Board News – April 27, 2017
Apr. 28, 2017  PWSD to bid farewell to 346 graduates in the Class of 2017
Apr. 28, 2017  School Bus Driver Appreciation Day – May 1, 2017
Apr. 27, 2017  Support seriously ill children by attending the 3D Charity Hockey and Soccer Tournaments on May 4-6, 2017
Apr. 27, 2017  PWSD students named ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’
Apr. 26, 2017  PWSD Good News Report – April 2017
Apr. 25, 2017  PWSD students ready for Regional Skills Canada Competition
Apr. 24, 2017  Trustee tour and engagement activity at Elmworth School
Apr. 20, 2017  PWSD to host two school grand opening events on June 9, 2017
Apr. 13, 2017  Hold and Secure issued for Beaverlodge schools while RCMP responded to a situation in the area this afternoon
Apr. 11, 2017  Leadership development and Google technology focus of second annual JSET meeting
Apr. 10, 2017  Robert W. Zahara Public School presents Disney's The Lion King Jr.
Apr. 04, 2017  NuVista Energy gift provides significant funding, career opportunities for local students
Apr. 03, 2017  Trustee tour and engagement activity at Sexsmith Secondary School
Mar. 31, 2017  Second annual General School Councils’ meeting for 2016-2017 hosted at Sexsmith Secondary School
Mar. 31, 2017  Trustee tour and engagement activity at Penson School
Mar. 29, 2017  Tri-District Partnership with NuVista Energy Ltd.
Mar. 28, 2017  PWSD Division Update – March 2017
Mar. 27, 2017  PWSD Board News – March 23, 2017
Mar. 21, 2017  Good News Report – March 23, 2017
Mar. 17, 2017  Funding for enrolment growth and stable grant rates positives for PWSD – Transportation deficit remains an area of concern in Budget 2017
Mar. 15, 2017  Clairmont Community School to host third annual Student Convention
Mar. 14, 2017  Celebrate Substitute Teachers’ Appreciation Week on March 13-17, 2017
Mar. 09, 2017  A day in the life of a high school student – PWSD Trustees tour Peace Wapiti Academy
Mar. 08, 2017  Educating today for success tomorrow – Peace Wapiti Public Schools welcome all families to Kindergarten
Mar. 08, 2017  Duane Howard of The Revenant set to star in upcoming FNMI school tour
Mar. 07, 2017  WRCS News – March, 2017
Mar. 06, 2017  Information regarding Bill 1 - Letter to Families from Minister Eggen
Mar. 01, 2017  PWSD’s annual FNMI Scholarship awarded to Spirit River Regional Academy graduate
Feb. 28, 2017  Hold and Secure issued at Hythe Regional School this morning while RCMP responded to a situation in the area
Feb. 27, 2017  PWSD honours top academic students of past school year
Feb. 27, 2017  Board News - February 23, 2017
Feb. 21, 2017  February 22 is Pink Shirt Day – Make Nice
Feb. 17, 2017  Good News Report – February, 2017
Feb. 15, 2017  Two PWSD staffers receive Passionate Heart Awards – Beaverlodge Elementary School’s Andrew Lojczyc and Lisa Cage Ostaszewski recognized for outstanding service
Feb. 06, 2017  Natural Gas Outage Update #4
Feb. 01, 2017  Important information for PWSD parents – Have your say in education
Jan. 31, 2017  Bezanson School awarded three new modular classrooms – Delivery and construction planned for summer months
Jan. 25, 2017  First edition of WRCS News launched
Jan. 24, 2017  Trustees engage with students at Harry Balfour School
Jan. 17, 2017  ​Family Literacy Day 2017
Jan. 17, 2017  PWSD Good News Report – January, 2017
Jan. 11, 2017  On Your Mark! PWSD students benefit from free diploma exam tutorial sessions
Dec. 14, 2016  PWSD employees recognized with Long Service Awards
Dec. 13, 2016  Boil Water Advisory issued for the Town of Beaverlodge
Dec. 13, 2016  County of Grande Prairie grant announcement includes funding for several PWSD schools
Dec. 12, 2016  Peace Wapiti Public School Division – Board News
Dec. 07, 2016  It feels like winter is here! What can you do to be prepared?
Dec. 06, 2016  PWSD Good News Report – December, 2016
Dec. 06, 2016  New Whispering Ridge Community School on schedule
Dec. 02, 2016  Hold and Secure at Peace Wapiti Academy and Harry Balfour School
Dec. 01, 2016  And the winner is…
Dec. 01, 2016  PWSD schools invite you to celebrate the joy of Christmas
Nov. 28, 2016  PWSD Board News - November 24, 2016
Nov. 22, 2016  Good News Report – November 24, 2016
Nov. 17, 2016  Students and teachers discuss PWSD’s Quality Learning Environment at first JSET meeting of 2016-2017 school year
Nov. 16, 2016  Determining when to cancel buses – PWSD exercises care and caution during times of inclement weather
Nov. 16, 2016  University of Calgary hosts Cybermentor workshop for girls at Ridgevalley School
Nov. 15, 2016  PWSD JSET to hold first meeting of 2016-2017 school year
Nov. 09, 2016  Online help for youth – New Grande Prairie Youth Help website supported by Peace Wapiti Academy
Nov. 08, 2016  PWSD schools remember
Nov. 07, 2016  PWSD Christmas Card Art Contest
Nov. 03, 2016  Sparks Fly stationary bicycles set Penson School in motion
Nov. 02, 2016  PWSD Board News - October 27, 2016
Nov. 01, 2016  Safe and Caring Committee
Oct. 26, 2016  What’s new at PWSD - Division Update
Oct. 19, 2016  Good News Report - October 27, 2016
Oct. 17, 2016  PWSD Trustees engage with students of Spirit River Regional Academy and LaGlace School
Oct. 17, 2016  Do you ‘Know the Zone’?
Oct. 07, 2016  PWSD Board News - October 6, 2016
Oct. 07, 2016  Peace Wapiti Academy hosts 15th annual Academy Awards
Oct. 07, 2016  PWSD releases results of 2015-2016 Provincial Achievement Tests and Diploma Exams
Oct. 05, 2016  Good News Report – October 6, 2016
Oct. 04, 2016  Peace Wapiti Academy to host 15th annual Academy Awards
Sep. 28, 2016  CANCELLED: PWSD to host two school grand opening events on October 14, 2016
Sep. 28, 2016  Orange Shirt Day event at Hythe Regional School – Special event to remember the experiences of former students of residential schools
Sep. 27, 2016  Edwin Parr nominee, Rotary Clubs honoured at regional ASBA awards luncheon
Sep. 26, 2016  ‘Drive to Stay Alive’ presentation at PWSD schools
Sep. 14, 2016  PWSD schools to host Terry Fox Run events
Sep. 12, 2016  Board News - Sept. 8, 2016
Sep. 09, 2016  Back-to-back FNMI hockey-themed tours planned for September at PWSD schools
Sep. 07, 2016  PWSD Good News – September 8, 2016
Sep. 06, 2016  Organizational Meeting of the PWSD Board
Sep. 02, 2016  Public Meeting - September 13, 2016

 
 

​​Media Coverage

May 23, 2017  Students move on to national skills competition, Daily Hearld Tribune
May 15, 2017  Fred Fox brings brother Terry's legacy to Peace Country, 2day FM
May 14, 2017, Peace Country Classic returns, Daily Herald Tribune
May 10, 2017  Peace Country students back on deck at Provincial Skills Canada Competition, Daily Herald Tribune
May 08, 2017  Centaurs and Sirens set for rugby season, Daily Herald Tribune
May 07, 2017  DHT Photos of the Week: May 5-12 - PWA grad photos, Daily Herald Tribune
May 07, 2017  PWA valedictorian advises perseverance, Daily Herald Tribune
May 04, 3017  Students head to Provincial Skills competition, Daily Herald Tribune
May 03, 2017  Sexsmith Secondary students to get new tools, Daily Herald Tribune
May 03, 2017  NW Alberta Regional Skills Canada Competition, Fairview Post
Apr. 27, 2017  New exhibits opening at BACC - BRHS students' new artwork, Daily Herald Tribune
Apr. 26, 2017  Inaugural football camp this weekend, Daily Herald Tribune
Apr. 10, 2017  Members of Edmonton Eskimos coming to GP Tuesday, Big Country 93.1 FM
Apr. 10, 2017  Members of Edmonton Eskimos coming to GP Tuesday, Q99 FM
Apr. 08, 2017  Edmonton Eskimos in GP on Tuesday, Daily Herald Tribune
Apr. 05, 2017  School boards react to Fraser Institute report, Daily Herald Tribune
Apr. 04, 2017  Bezanson School still top ranked locally by Fraser Institute, 2day FM
Apr. 03, 2017  Five-year-old Bonanza boy starts soccer program in Haiti, 2day FM
Apr. 03, 2017  Alberta schools graded, Big Country 93.1 FM
Apr. 03, 2017  Alberta schools graded, Q99 FM
Mar. 31, 2017  Dual credit program underway, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 30, 2017  New Dual Credit Program preparing local students for industry jobs, 2day FM
Mar. 30, 2017  Students to gain film experience, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 28, 2017  Peace Wapiti looking for three new schools, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 28, 2017  Replacements for Harry Balfour, PWA top priorities for PWSD,
Big Country 93.1 FM
Mar. 28, 2017  Replacements for Harry Balfour, PWA top priorities for PWSD, Q99 FM
Mar. 20, 2016  Star of 'The Revenant' inspires local students, 2day FM
Mar. 20, 2016  Kindergarten registration gets underway March 21st, 2day FM
Mar. 16, 2017  Grande Prairie school funding included in Budget 2017, 2day FM
Mar. 16, 2017  Local wrestlers Link and Testawitch recognized, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 15, 2017  Budget could include Grande Prairie school funding, 2day FM
Mar. 15, 2017  Local basketball teams off to provincials, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 14, 2017  Sports Excellence Award winners named, 2day FM
Mar. 12, 2017  Sports awards handed out, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 09, 2017  Revenant actor starts in FNMI tour, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 09, 2017  New schools starting to take shape, 2day FM
Mar. 07, 2017  "The Revenant" start to tour Peace Country Schools, 2day FM
Mar. 06, 2017  School fee reduction will lead to savings, say school districts, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 05, 2017  Aboriginal Youth awards presented, Daily Herald Tribune
Mar. 03, 2017  Possible school fee cuts positive, but there are questions says local Superintendent, Q99 FM
Mar. 03, 2017  Possible school fee cuts positive, but there are questions says local Superintendent, Big Country 93.1 FM
Feb. 21, 2017  Anti-bullying highlighted during Pink Shirt Day, 2day FM
Feb. 20, 2017  Traffic lights near new school discussed, Q99 FM
Feb. 20, 2017  Traffic lights near new school discussed, Big Country 93.1 FM
Feb. 16, 2017 Passionate Heart Awards highlight community members, 2day FM
Feb. 16, 2017  PWA grads to walk catwalk as fundraiser, 2day FM
Feb. 15, 2017  Recipients honoured at 11th Annual Passionate Heart Awards, Big Country 93.1 FM
Feb. 15, 2017  Passionate Heart Awards handed out Tuesday, Q99 FM
Feb. 14, 2017  Passionate hearts honoured, Daily Herald Tribune
Feb. 10, 2017  New modular classrooms for Bezanson, Peace Country Sun
Feb. 06, 2017  Parents invited to workshop on "sexting" and online porn, 2day FM
Feb. 01, 2017  Bezanson School gets expansion, 2day FM
Jan. 30, 2017  Former PWA student having an impact on the court at Red Deer College - Dawe serving up success, Daily Herald Tribune
Jan. 30, 2017  PWSD kids still going on Quebec trip, Mayor condemns shooting, Big Country 93.1 FM
Jan. 30, 2017  Quebec City trip still on for PWSD kids, Mayor condemns shooting, Q99 FM
Jan. 26, 2017  Bottle donation program marks milestone, Daily Herald Tribune
Jan. 24, 2017  Water main break cancels school in Ridgevalley, 2day FM
Jan. 20, 2017  All PWSD buses cancelled due to road conditions, 2day FM
Jan. 11, 2017  PWSD diploma exam tutorial sessions set, Daily Herald Tribune
Dec. 15, 2016  Christmas events from the Peace Wapiti Public School in your community, Reach 96.3 FM
Dec. 12, 2016  Council approves over $3.5 million in grants for recreation, community and cultural groups, County of Grande Prairie
Dec. 12, 2016  PWSD reviews parent feedback on gender policy, Daily Herald Tribune
Dec. 12, 2016  New PWSD school build on schedule, Daily Herald Tribune
Dec. 08, 2016  Interim 2017 budget and 2018 fiscal plan adopted by County Council, Big Country 93.1 FM
Dec. 08, 2016  County balances books for 2017 interim budget, Q99 FM
Dec. 02, 2016  Hold and secures lifted at GP schools, Q99 FM
Dec. 02, 2016  Hold and secures lifted at two Grande Prairie schools, Big Country 93.1 FM
Dec. 02, 2016  Hold and Secure at HBS and PWA lifted, 2day FM
Dec. 02, 2016  Whispering Ridge Community School to open as K-8, 2day FM
Nov. 29, 2016  Whispering Ridge to open as a K-8 school, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 27, 2016  Volleyball crowns for two Peace region schools, Big Country 93.1 FM
Nov. 27, 2016  Volleyball crowns for two Peace region schools, Q99 FM
Nov. 27, 2016  St. Joe's capture 3A girls title; Renegades capture 2A girls title, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 25, 2016  Determining when to cancel buses, Peace Country Sun
Nov. 23, 2016  Aquatera recognizes student interns, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 23, 2016  High school volleyball teams at provincials, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 22, 2016  PWA rugby teams seek county funding for uniforms, equipment, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 22, 2016  School fees becoming an issue for some, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 18, 2016  Students hit the trenches, Peace Country Sun
Nov. 19, 2016  New youth help website launched in Peace region, Big Country 93.1 FM
Nov. 19, 2016  Youth help website launched in GP, Q99 FM
Nov. 17, 2016  Sabres and Celtics host football semis Saturday, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 17, 2016  PWSD asking parents to subscribe to the School Bus Route Notifier, Big Country 93.1 FM

Nov. 17, 2016  PWSD asking parents to subscribe to the School Bus Route Notifier, Q99 FM
Nov. 16, 2016  Help website launches for youth, 2day FM
Nov. 15, 2016  PWA launches youth help website, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 14, 2016  Celtics, Sabres get home field advantage for regional finals, 2day FM
Nov. 13, 2016  Sabres and Celtics off to provincial semis, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 13, 2016  Beaverlodge students go 'in the trenches', Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 12, 2016  High school football provincial playoffs begin Saturday, Big Country 93.1 FM
Nov. 12, 2016  High school football provincial playoffs begin Sunday, Q99 FM
Nov. 11, 2016  Sparks fly in Grovedale, Peace Country Sun
Nov. 10, 2016  High school football teams at provincials, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 09, 2016  Ceremonies set for Friday, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 06, 2016  Celtics seize Peace Bowl, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 06, 2016  Stationary bikes helping kids deal with anxiety, Big Country 93.1 FM
Nov. 06, 2016  Stationary bikes helping kids deal with anxiety, Q99 FM
Nov. 03, 2016  Underdog Sabres set for Peace Bowl, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 03, 2016  Sparks Fly in Grovedale, Daily Herald Tribune
Nov. 02, 2016  Sean Henry trophies go to out-of-town teams, Fairview Post
Nov. 02, 2016  Football huddle, St. Albert Gazette
Oct. 31, 2016  Celtics head to Peace Bowl, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 31, 2016  Parents seek changes to gender policy, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 31, 2016  More modulars requested, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 24, 2016  MPFL playoffs start Saturday, Big Country 93.1 FM
Oct. 24, 2016  Semi-final Saturday coming up in MPFL, Q99 FM
Oct. 24, 2016  PWA Titans qualify for Provincials, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 23, 2016  Kids of the Peace learn to be mighty, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 17, 2016  Strong showing for Wolves runners, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 16, 2016  Celtics and Sabres set for Monday match, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 13, 2016  Icy and snowy roads cause problems for drivers, 2day FM
Oct. 13, 2016  Local students improving, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 12, 2016  Student numbers up in some districts, Daily Herald Tribune
Oct. 06, 2016  Renegades bow to No. 1 Sexsmith, South Peace News
Sept. 28, 2016  Sabres earn top spot in Tier IV, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 28, 2016  Local teachers celebrated at ASBA Fall Awards banquet, Peace River Record Gazette
Sept. 28, 2016  Naheed Nenshi speaking in Grande Prairie this week, Big Country 93.1 FM
Sept. 28, 2016  Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi in GP Thursday, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 27, 2016  Nenshi featured speaker for Nourish the North, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 26, 2016  Sabres, Celtics both ranked #1, Big Country 93.1 FM
Sept. 26, 2016  Two MPFL teams ranked #1, Q99 FM
Sept. 15, 2016  Young photog earns top prize, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 15, 2016  Parents force review of LGBTQ policy in Peace Wapiti school division, Edmonton Sun
Sept. 15, 2016  Parents force review of LGBTQ policy in Peace Wapiti school division, Edmonton Journal
Sept. 14, 2016  Annexation, economy hasn't hurt PWSD enrolment, 2day FM
Sept. 15, 2016  Committee formed by PWSD to look at gender identity policy, Big Country 93.1 FM
Sept. 15, 2016  Committee formed by PWSD to look at gender identity policy, Q99 FM
Sept. 14, 2016  Parents address PWSD gender identity policy, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 13, 2016  PWSD trustees decline pay raise, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 13, 2016  FNMI Tour with Stanley Cup winners continues, Big Country 93.1 FM
Sept. 13, 2016  Stanley Cup winners touring Peace Country schools this week, Q99 FM
Sept. 12, 2016  Stanley Cup winners back for second tour of Peace Region schools, 2day FM
Sept. 11, 2016  FNMI hockey-themed school tours returning to PWSD, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 08, 2016  School zone violations up, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 08, 2016  Peace Wapiti to hold town hall on gender policy, Daily Herald Tribune
Sept. 07, 2016  Babiuk says defence strong, offence needs work, Whitecourt Star
Sept. 06, 2016  MPFL season underway, Big Country 93.1 FM
Sept. 06, 2016  High School football underway, Q99 FM
Sept. 01, 2016  Top four finish goal for PWA Titans: Kostanuick, Daily Herald Tribune


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