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Brookwood School Share A Thought

Posted on April 30 2024

April 30, 2024 - Parkland School Division and Brookwood School are committed to growth and learning. We are also committed to engaging with our community on behalf of the students we serve. We strive…

Assistant Principal Appointments for 2024-2025

Posted on May 15 2024

May 15, 2024 - Parkland School Division’s Superintendent of Schools, Shauna Boyce, is pleased to announce the following administrative appointments for the 2024-2025 school year, effective August 2024.…

Summer School @ CFL

Posted on May 14 2024

Parkland School Division is proud to offer two summer school paths. We have opportunities for students in grades two to six and those in grades 10-12 (high school). Students over 18 are also welcome to…

Additional Administrative Appointments (2024-2025)

Posted on May 9 2024

May 9, 2024 - Parkland School Division’s (PSD) Superintendent of Schools, Shauna Boyce, is pleased to announce the following administrative appointments for the 2024-2025 school year. In addition to…

Hats On! For Mental Health

Posted on May 7 2024

On Wednesday, May 8, 2024, you are invited to take part in Hats On! For Mental Health and wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of positive mental health. Schools can participate by encouraging…

School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on May 6 2024

Today, on School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, Parkland School Division proudly recognizes the efforts of bus operators, whose commitment to safety is valued by staff, students and families. These individuals…

National Day of Mourning Observance

Posted on April 26 2024

Out of respect to the families who lost a loved one and for those who have been injured in the workplace, Parkland School Division schools will lower flags to mark the National Day of Mourning on Friday.…

2023-2024 Visual Arts Celebration

Posted on April 25 2024

It is that time of the year again when Parkland School Division kicks off the Visual Arts Celebration. The event, hosted this year at Memorial Composite High School, runs from Tuesday, April 23, 2024…

Minister of Education launches survey on cell phone…

Posted on April 22 2024

April 22, 2024 - It is a topic around most family dinner tables, in schools and everywhere else these days. Should kids be on cell phones at school? With cellphone use among students increasing, the Alberta…

Earth Day 2024: Planet VS Plastics

Posted on April 22 2024

Earth Day, or Jour de la Terre for our French Immersion students and families, is a global annual event occurring on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection, sustainability and stewardship.…

Alarm at Brookwood School

Posted on April 17 2024

April 17, 2024 - We just wanted to provide an update that led to a disruption during the early afternoon, Wednesday at Brookwood School. Spruce Grove Fire Services were dispatched to Brookwood School…

Fair Notice - Violent Threat Risk Assessment

Posted on April 16 2024

The goal of Violence/Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA) process is is that every incident of youth violence in our communities be addressed. VTRA is early intervention – which is quite possibly prevention.…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - April 9, 2024

Posted on April 9 2024

Tuesday, April 9, 2024 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. The adopted minutes will be…

Social Studies Draft Curriculum - Have Your Say

Posted on March 22 2024

March 18, 2024 - The next phase of Alberta Education's Social Studies curriculum development process includes the sharing of the draft K-6 curriculum. Parents/guardians and stakeholders are encouraged…

International Day of Happiness

Posted on March 20 2024

March 20 is the United Nations' International Day of Happiness. This year’s ‘Happier Together’ theme reminds us that lasting happiness comes from feeling connected to others and being part of something…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday March 5,…

Posted on March 5 2024

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. The adopted minutes will be…

Flags Half-Mast in PSD

Posted on March 1 2024

March 1, 2024 - It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that Parkland School Division joins the country in mourning the death of the Right Honourable Martin Brian Mulroney, P.C.,C.C,G.O.Q. Mulroney,…

Nutrition Month: Unlock the Potential of Food

Posted on March 1 2024

March is celebrated throughout Canada as Nutrition Month: A time to bring attention to the importance of making informed food choices and developing healthy eating habits. Nutrition Month 2024 aims to…

Strong Families: March 12

Posted on February 27 2024

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Pink Shirt Day 2024

Posted on February 27 2024

Parkland School Division encourages all students, staff and families to participate in Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, by wearing your favourite shade of bubblegum, coral, magenta or…

Bus Service to Resume Tuesday, Feb. 27th

Posted on February 26 2024

Monday, February 26,2024 -  Parkland School Division will resume school bus services on Tuesday, February 27th, following significant snow removal efforts by the City of Spruce Grove, Town of Stony Plain,…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday February…

Posted on February 13 2024

Tuesday, February 13, 2024 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. The adopted minutes…

Registration for 2024-2025 now open

Posted on February 12 2024

Parkland School Division's annual online registration/verification process is now open. All Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 registrations for both new and returning students will be conducted online for…

PSD Statement on Gender Identity Proposed Legislation

Posted on February 5 2024

Monday February 5, 2024 - In response to the Government of Alberta’s recent announcement pertaining to human sexuality and gender identity proposed legislation, Parkland School Division wishes to provide…

Kindergarten Open Houses

Posted on January 26 2024

Kindergarten open houses for schools in Parkland School Division that offer kindergarten programming will be held in-person at the schools on Thursday, February 15, 2024, from 6-7pm*. Please note that open…

Nature Programming Info. Session & Open House

Posted on January 26 2024

Muir Lake School invites incoming kindergarten students and their families to attend two different in-person events related to Nature programming, in advance of the 2024-2025 school year.  Nature programming…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, January…

Posted on January 24 2024

Tuesday, January 23, 2024 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, January 23, 2024. The adopted minutes…

Family Fun Night with Roland Bibeau

Posted on January 16 2024

The French Immersion program at École Meridian Heights School is pleased to present a FREE and interactive French/English musical performance to all Parkland area families with children in Grades K-9.…

2023

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - December 19, 2023

Posted on December 20 2023

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, December 19, 2023. The adopted minutes…

Superintendent renewal

Posted on December 13 2023

Wednesday, December 13, 2023 - A familiar face will continue leading Parkland School Division for the next five years. The Parkland School Division Board of Trustees has announced that Shauna Boyce would…

Fair Notice - Violent Threat Risk Assessment

Posted on December 12 2023

The goal of Violence/Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA) process is is that every incident of youth violence in our communities be addressed. VTRA is early intervention – which is quite possibly prevention.…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - November 28, 2023

Posted on November 28 2023

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, October 28, 2023. The adopted minutes…

Calendar Survey - Feedback Requested

Posted on November 22 2023

November 22, 2023 - Parkland School Division would like some feedback on the draft calendar for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. This survey takes into account previous feedback provided by our stakeholders.…

Strong Families: November 23

Posted on November 14 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Strong Families: November 21

Posted on November 8 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. Join local subject-matter expert and…

Motor Vehicle Accident - Monday, October 23rd UPDATE

Posted on October 23 2023

October 23, 2023 - We would like to provide a brief update about an incident that impacted the start of our school day on the morning of Monday, October 23rd. As many of you experienced, our first snowfall…

School Bus Safety Week

Posted on October 15 2023

October 15, 2023 - At Parkland School Division, student safety is our top priority. We operate one of the largest student transportation systems in the province and are responsible for safely busing more…

World Mental Health Day

Posted on October 10 2023

October 10 marks World Mental Health Day, as recognized by the World Health Organization and observed by people around the globe. According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, one in five Canadians…

Ambulance at Brookwood October 2

Posted on October 2 2023

October 2, 2023 - We wanted to share some information about events that occurred Monday afternoon at Brookwood School. An ambulance responded to deal with a playground accident involving a Brookwood student.…

Strong Families: October 14

Posted on October 2 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Orange Shirt Day and National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Posted on September 27 2023

In Parkland School Division, September 30 has recently been observed as Orange Shirt Day. It is a legacy project focused on commemorating the residential school experience through witnessing and honouring…

Engagement Resumes on Social Studies Curriculum

Posted on September 20 2023

September 19, 2023 - Albertans can share their thoughts on what they’d like students to learn in Alberta’s social studies curriculum. Complete the survey by October 16 at: Survey results will be used…

Bus Status App Changes

Posted on September 20 2023

August 17, 2023 - Our website service provider has given the Bus Status app a significant update which requires users to discard the old version and download a new one. The new version of the app is…

Strong Families: October 4

Posted on September 20 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will focus…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - September 12, 2023

Posted on September 12 2023

Tuesday, September 12, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, September 12, 2023. The adopted minutes…

Strong Families: September 19

Posted on September 6 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Bus Driver Shortage Possibilities

Posted on August 25 2023

August 25, 2023 - Not unlike any year, Parkland School Division Transportation Services would like to remind stakeholders that just like new and returning riders to the system, our bus drivers and staff…

Office Opening & Welcome Back Activities

Posted on August 2 2023

Office Opens Monday, August 28, 2023, from 9am-3pm. See our regular office hours. Bus Pass Pickup If you registered for busing via PowerSchool by June 29, your bus pass will be delivered via Canada Post…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - June 20, 2023

Posted on June 20 2023

Tuesday, June 20, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, June 20, 2023. The adopted minutes will…

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Posted on June 20 2023

National Indigenous Peoples Day is June 21. At Parkland School Division, we appreciate all cultures and accept everyone with an open heart and mind. We respect the heritage and diversity of Indigenous…

Transportation Funding Changes for 2024-25

Posted on June 5 2023

Thursday, March 23, 2023 - Alberta Government is changing school busing in the province by adjusting the distance criteria used to determine whether a student is eligible for transportation effective…

Revised Transportation Fees for 2023-2024

Posted on June 1 2023

June 1, 2023 - Prior to each new school year, it is vital that Parkland School Division determines the balance between fees collected for transportation and transportation funding supplied by the government…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - May 30, 2023

Posted on May 30 2023

Tuesday, May 30, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. The adopted minutes will be…

7th Annual Try-Me Try-Athlon

Posted on May 26 2023

Registration is now open—Reserve your spot! The Try-Me Try-Athlon is a division-wide event celebrating physical literacy in children and youth through swimming, bicycling and running. It encourages…

Introducing Gr. 2-4 Summer School

Posted on May 19 2023

Parkland School Division is excited to announce an all-new summer school opportunity for students registered in Grades 2, 3 or 4 for the 2023-2024 school year. Academic Mornings & Active Afternoons! Grades…

Call for Inclusive Education Parent and Community…

Posted on May 15 2023

May 15, 2023 - Parkland School Division is seeking parents or community members who are passionate about inclusive education to help us continue to build the inclusive system we envision for our students.…

2022-2023 Visual Arts Celebration

Posted on May 9 2023

  The Visual Arts Celebration, hosted this year at the Memorial Composite High School Library, is a showcase of early years, middle years and senior high artwork displayed for the enjoyment of students,…

Election 2023: Let's Talk Education

Posted on May 3 2023

May 3, 2023 - On Monday, May 1st, the province of Alberta confirmed writs have been issued for the 2023 provincial election. Parkland School Division's Board of Trustees prepared some talking points that…

Hats On! For Mental Health

Posted on May 2 2023

On Wednesday, May 3, 2023, Albertans are invited to take part in Hats On! For Mental Health and wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of positive mental health. Schools can participate by encouraging…

School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on May 1 2023

Today, on School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, Parkland School Division proudly recognizes the efforts of bus operators, whose commitment to safety is valued by staff, students and families. These individuals…

Strong Families: April 25

Posted on April 21 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Earth Day 2023: Invest in Our Planet

Posted on April 20 2023

Earth Day, or Jour de la Terre for our French Immersion students and families, is a global annual event occurring on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection, sustainability and stewardship.…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - April 11, 2023

Posted on April 11 2023

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, April 11, 2023. The adopted minutes will…

Mental Health Help—Just a Click or Call Away

Posted on March 21 2023

In Parkland School Division, our Ultimate Goal is Student Success & Well-being. We have several measures and procedures in place to ensure the safety of all who attend our schools. Reach out and ask…

Flags Half-Mast in PSD

Posted on March 17 2023

March 17, 2023 -  It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that Parkland School Division joins our greater community in mourning the deaths of Const. Brett Ryan and Const. Travis Jordan. As a volunteer…

Strong Families: March 21

Posted on March 13 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming session, we will be joined…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday March 7,…

Posted on March 7 2023

Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, March 7, 2023. The adopted minutes will…

Nutrition Month: Unlock the Potential of Food

Posted on March 1 2023

March is celebrated throughout Canada as Nutrition Month: A time to bring attention to the importance of making informed food choices and developing healthy eating habits. Nutrition Month 2023 aims to…

Pink Shirt Day 2023

Posted on February 21 2023

Parkland School Division encourages all students, staff and families to participate in Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, by wearing your favourite shade of bubblegum, coral, magenta or…

Attendance Area Changes - February Update

Posted on February 16 2023

February 16, 2023 -  Some parents and guardians have reached out in advance of the registration window that opened on Monday, February 13th with questions about legacy opportunities for younger students…

RCMP Activity in the Neighbourhood

Posted on February 16 2023

Friday, February 16, 2023 Dear parents/guardians of Brookwood School, We just wanted to inform our parents and guardians regarding RCMP activity near our school just before the lunch hour. There was…

Kindergarten Open Houses

Posted on February 16 2023

Kindergarten open houses for all schools in Parkland School Division that offer kindergarten programming will be held in-person at the schools on Thursday, February 16, 2023, from 6-7pm. (Please note:…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, February…

Posted on February 14 2023

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, February 14, 2023. The adopted minutes…

Registration for 2023-2024 - Now Open!

Posted on February 13 2023

Monday, February 13, 2023 - Parkland School Division's annual online registration/verification process is open now. All Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 registrations for both new and returning students…

Nature Kindergarten Open Houses

Posted on February 8 2023

Muir Lake School invites incoming kindergarten students and their families to attend in-person open houses for the Nature Kindergarten program, in advance of the 2023-2024 school year. Session 1 Date: Thursday,…

Regular Board Meeting - Tuesday January 10, 2023

Posted on January 10 2023

Tuesday, January 10, 2023 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, January 10, 2023. The adopted minutes…

Strong Families: January 11 & 18

Posted on January 9 2023

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. This two-part workshop is designed to…

2022

Buses Cancelled Friday, December 23rd

Posted on December 22 2022

December 22, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for a fourth day in a row on Friday, December 23, 2022. Wake-up temperatures around the…

Buses Cancelled Thursday December 22nd

Posted on December 21 2022

December 21, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for a third day in a row on Thursday, December 22, 2022. Extremely cold wind chill values…

Buses Cancelled Wednesday December 21st

Posted on December 20 2022

December 20, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for a second day in a row on Wednesday, December 20, 2022. Extremely cold wind chill values…

Buses Cancelled Tuesday December 20th

Posted on December 19 2022

December 19, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for Tuesday, December 19, 2022. Extremely cold wind chill values hovering around minus 40…

Strong Families: December 12

Posted on December 7 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. Join us for a deep dive into the Individual…

Buses Cancelled Tuesday, December 6th

Posted on December 6 2022

December 6, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for Tuesday, December 6, 2022. Extremely cold wind chill values hovering around minus 40…

Buses Cancelled - Friday, December 2nd

Posted on December 2 2022

December 2, 2022 - Bus service for Parkland School Division's regional transportation system will be suspended for Friday, December 2, 2022. Extremely cold wind chill values hovering around minus 40 …

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - November 29, 2022

Posted on November 29 2022

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. The adopted minutes…

Illness in PSD Schools

Posted on November 25 2022

Friday November 25, 2022 - Like the rest of the province, Parkland School Division has experienced a recent increase in absences due to more respiratory illnesses in the community. This includes the…

Strong Families: December Sessions

Posted on November 22 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present these upcoming FREE sessions for local families. Join a certified yoga instructor for an hour…

Strong Families: November 23

Posted on November 9 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. Join local subject-matter expert and…

Bus Driver Recruitment Event

Posted on November 8 2022

Have you ever wondered what it is like to drive a yellow school bus? Here is the chance to try it for yourself! Transportation Services is assisting with a recruitment event where you can try driving…

Strong Families: November 8

Posted on November 2 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. Join us for a deep dive into the Individual…

Strong Families: October 26

Posted on October 14 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. This upcoming Strong Families session…

Strong Families: October 17

Posted on October 12 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session,…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - October 11, 2022

Posted on October 11 2022

Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. The adopted minutes…

Strong Families: October 15

Posted on October 3 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. This upcoming Strong Families session…

Strong Families: October 5

Posted on September 28 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with the Alberta Parenting For The Future Association to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session,…

Early Education Spaces Still Available

Posted on September 14 2022

Space is still available in our Early Education Program for the 2022-2023 school year. Early Education is a free program that provides extensive play-based learning enriched with specialized supports…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - September 13, 2022

Posted on September 13 2022

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, September 13, 2022. The adopted minutes…

Deadline for Minister’s Parent and Teacher Advisory…

Posted on August 4 2022

August 4, 2022 - Alberta Education is extending the application deadline for the Minister’s Parent Advisory Council and the Minister’s Teacher Advisory Council to Monday, August 15, 2022. Parents,…

Office Opening & Welcome Back Activities

Posted on August 2 2022

Office Opens Monday, August 22, 2022 from 9am-3pm. See our regular office hours. Bus Pass Pickup If you registered for busing via PowerSchool by June 24, your bus pass will be delivered via Canada Post…

PSD Hires Division Principal

Posted on July 28 2022

July 28, 2022 -  Parkland School Division’s (PSD) Superintendent of Schools, Shauna Boyce, is pleased to announce the hiring of Dean Bernard as Division Principal. Mr. Bernard's initial primary focus…

PSD Adds Athabasca Delta Community School

Posted on June 24 2022

June 24, 2022 - Parkland School Division is growing by one school next year. In a unique opportunity and partnership in Treaty No. 8 Territory with Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, Mikisew Cree First…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - June 21, 2022

Posted on June 21 2022

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. The adopted minutes will…

Space Still Available in 2022-2023 Nature Kindergarten…

Posted on May 25 2022

Nature Kindergarten is an optional extension program based at Muir Lake School and focused on providing meaningful student engagement in a nature-based setting while addressing kindergarten curriculum.…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - Tuesday, May 24,…

Posted on May 24 2022

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. The adopted minutes will be available…

Calendar Reminder

Posted on May 16 2022

Just a reminder to PSD families that school is in this Thursday, May 19th. When the 2021-2022 school calendar was first constructed, May 19 and May 20 were designated as Staff Planning & Development days.…

Get a Head Start on the New School Year!

Posted on May 2 2022

We’ve posted important information about the supplies your child will need for the coming school year. You can get a head start on purchasing supplies for fall by visiting our Supply Lists & BYOD page,…

Strong Families: On Their Best Behaviour

Posted on April 26 2022

April 26, 2022 - Parkland School Division is proud to present another FREE information series for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families series, Registered Psychologist Kelsey Wittebolle will…

2021-2022 Visual Arts Celebration

Posted on April 25 2022

The Visual Arts Celebration is a showcase of early years, middle years and senior high art work displayed for the enjoyment of students, parents, and community members of Parkland School Division. Typically,…

Strong Families: The Truth About Fetal Alcohol Spectrum…

Posted on April 19 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session, Brittany Durant…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - April 12, 2022

Posted on April 12 2022

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. The adopted minutes will be…

Strong Families: Anxiety & Mindfulness

Posted on March 16 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session, Kelly Pilkie…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - March 8, 2022

Posted on March 8 2022

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, March 8, 2022. The adopted minutes will be available…

Step 2 - Easing Health Measures in PSD

Posted on February 28 2022

February 28, 2022 - On Saturday, February 26th, the Government of Alberta announced that Step 2 of its three-step plan on easing public health measures will proceed.  “Effective March 1, Alberta will…

COVID-19 Notifications - Reported Case Count

Posted on February 28 2022

January 21, 2022 -  School Cases Brookwood School remains committed to keeping our parents/guardians informed as best we can by reporting the latest self-reported absences due to COVID-19: Latest Reported…

Strong Families: The Teen Brain

Posted on February 21 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session, Parkland School…

Virtual Kindergarten Open House

Posted on February 16 2022

To follow public health measures, Kindergarten open houses for all schools in Parkland School Division that offer Kindergarten programming will be held online on Wednesday, February 16, 2022. These virtual…

Easing Health Measures in PSD

Posted on February 9 2022

February 9, 2022 - As announced by the Government of Alberta on Tuesday, February 8th, the province will begin it’s phased plan to eliminate health restrictions that have been in place during this COVID-19…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - February 8, 2022

Posted on February 8 2022

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, February 8, 2022. The adopted minutes will…

Brookwood School ThoughtExchange 2022

Posted on February 7 2022

February 7, 2022 - Parkland School Division and Brookwood School are committed to growth and learning. We are also committed to engaging with our community on behalf of the students we serve. Thank you…

Let's Talk About Mental Health with CMHA Edmonton

Posted on February 1 2022

The following was shared by the Edmonton Chapter of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA Edmonton): You may have seen lots of talk on the news or on social media about mental health. Bell Let's…

Strong Families: Stress, Trauma & Addiction Workshop

Posted on January 27 2022

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session, Professional…

Nature Kindergarten Virtual Open House

Posted on January 20 2022

Nature Kindergarten is an optional extension program based at Muir Lake School and focused on providing meaningful student engagement in a nature-based setting while addressing kindergarten curriculum.…

Regular Board Highlights - January 18, 2022

Posted on January 18 2022

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, December 14, 2021. The adopted minutes will…

Online Registration for 2022-2023

Posted on January 18 2022

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - Parkland School Division's annual online registration/verification process is coming soon. All Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 registrations for both new and returning students…

Winter Storm Warning - Buses Cancelled Tuesday

Posted on January 17 2022

Monday, January 17, 2022 - The Environment Canada has issued a Winter Storm warning which will bring snow, freezing rain, strong winds, blowing snow and a rapid drop in temperatures to Central Alberta.…

PSD Students Return to In-Person Learning - UPDATE

Posted on January 7 2022

January 7, 2022 - As previously announced by the Minister of Education, Parkland School Division students will join the rest of the province in returning to in-person learning Monday, January 10th. We…

2021

Minister's Return To School Announcement

Posted on December 30 2021

Thursday, December 30, 2021 - The Minister of Education, Adriana LaGrange made an announcement Thursday to support a successful return to school after the Christmas Break. The return date does not affect…

Strong Families: ADHD Series

Posted on December 21 2021

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present three more FREE sessions for local families. Our upcoming Strong Families sessions will examine the following…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - December 14, 2021

Posted on December 15 2021

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, December 14, 2021. The adopted minutes will…

International Travel Considerations

Posted on December 7 2021

December 7, 2021 - Parkland School Division families who are considering international travel during the upcoming Winter Break are advised to frequently check the latest border restrictions and measures…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - November 30, 2021

Posted on November 30 2021

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. The adopted minutes will…

Strong Families: Bedtime Yoga for the Whole Family

Posted on November 17 2021

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present two more FREE sessions for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families sessions, parents/guardians and…

Rural Buses Not Running - All Day Tuesday November…

Posted on November 16 2021

November 16, 2021 -  Rural bus service has been cancelled due to the severe weather conditions and will not be running for both morning and afternoon runs. Parkland School Division’s regional transportation…

Mask Reminder

Posted on October 29 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 - Unfortunately, the pandemic is not over and this is a friendly reminder that health measures remain in place while the province is still in a state of public health emergency.…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights, October 29, 2021

Posted on October 29 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 - The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Friday, October 29, 2021. The adopted…

Vaccinations In PSD

Posted on October 28 2021

October 28, 2021 - Parkland School Division will take additional steps to protect students and staff in this global pandemic in the form of a Vaccine Protocol for adults connected to the school system. …

Strong Families November Sessions

Posted on October 26 2021

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present these upcoming FREE information sessions for local families. Emotional Regulation In this Strong Families…

2021 Election Results

Posted on October 18 2021

October 18, 2021 - The unofficial results are in from the 2021 Municipal Election and Parkland School Division will have a new look Board of Trustees. Heading into election night, two trustees retained…

World Mental Health Day

Posted on October 7 2021

October 10, 2021 marks World Mental Health Day, as recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) and countries all around the globe. It also marks nearly 19 months since the start of the COVID-19…

Outbreak Reporting in Schools

Posted on October 6 2021

October 6, 2021 - Further to the Government of Alberta's announcement on changes to Managing COVID-19 in Schools, one of the more pertinent changes to point out is that the definition of a COVID-19 ‘outbreak’…

Close Contacts In a Cohort Outbreak to Learn From…

Posted on October 5 2021

October 5, 2021 -  Dear Parents/Guardians of Parkland School Division, Parkland School Division will be implementing additional measures to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 in classroom settings. As…

Strong Families October Sessions

Posted on September 28 2021

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present these upcoming FREE information sessions for local families. Nourishing Your ADHD Child’s Full Potential…

National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Posted on September 28 2021

Friday, September 10, 2021 - Parkland School Division will observe the National Day for Truth & Reconciliation on Thursday, September 30, 2021.  The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation was created…

School Board Trustee Candidates Revealed

Posted on September 20 2021

Monday, September 20, 2021 - The race for public school board trustee has officially begun. The deadline to submit nomination papers passed revealing the following candidates who have put their name forward…

Public Health Emergency Declared - Additional Measures…

Posted on September 15 2021

September 15, 2021 - Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency and new measures have been announced by the Government of Alberta. These new measures for schools come into effect starting…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - September 14, 2021

Posted on September 15 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available…

PSD COVID-19 Measures Update

Posted on September 15 2021

September 15, 2021 - Parkland School Division has updated its PSD COVID-19 measures. The Division remains committed to closely monitor the most current situation in our respective communities in order…

Become a Trustee - Call for Candidates

Posted on September 10 2021

Friday, September 10, 2021 - Alberta school boards help shape the future of local communities by governing the education of young people. The provincial government, through the Minister of Education,…

Special Board Meeting Highlights - September 7, 2021

Posted on September 8 2021

September 8, 2021 - Masking will remain strongly recommended in Parkland School Division following a Special Board Meeting called by the Board of Trustees. The Board defeated a motion by a vote of 4 -…

Strong Families: Family Communication in the Time…

Posted on September 8 2021

Parkland School Division is proud to partner with Alberta Parenting For The Future to present another FREE information session for local families. In our upcoming Strong Families session, registered…

Community Funding Available to Support Student Success…

Posted on September 7 2021

As part of our Ultimate Goal of promoting Student Success and Well-being, Parkland School Division works with several diverse business, recreation and social service partners to support students who want…

Special Board Meeting Scheduled For September 7

Posted on September 3 2021

A special meeting of the Parkland School Division Board of Trustees has been called for Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 6pm. The Board will be meeting to discuss COVID-19 protocols in schools. A motion…

Transportation Services Update

Posted on August 26 2021

August 26, 2021 - Parkland School Division's Transportation Services department is busy working on processing all the last minute new bus registrations that come in this time every year. In addition,…

PSD COVID-19 Guidance For Schools

Posted on August 18 2021

August 18, 2021 - Parkland School Division (PSD) has updated our COVID-19 Protocols prior to welcoming students back to school on August 30th. We recognize there are varying levels of concern when it…

Office Opening & Welcome Back Activities

Posted on August 9 2021

Office Opens Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 9am-3pm. See our regular office hours. Bus Pass Pickup If you registered for busing via PowerSchool by June 25, your bus pass will be delivered via Canada…

Get a Head Start on the New School Year!

Posted on June 18 2021

We’ve posted important information about the supplies your child will need for the coming school year. You can get a head start on purchasing supplies for fall by visiting our Fees & Supply Lists page,…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - June 15, 2021

Posted on June 15 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on…

Honouring Kamloops Residential School Students

Posted on May 30 2021

In Parkland School Division’s Land Acknowledgement that is used to begin formal celebrations, gatherings and meetings it ends with: We respect all cultures with an open heart and an open mind. We ALL…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - May 25, 2021

Posted on May 25 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, May 25, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on our…

K-12 Students Shift to Online Learning For Two Weeks

Posted on May 4 2021

Alberta has entered a critical stage of the pandemic - the arrival of highly transmissible variants have put pressure on our health care system. Public health measures are required to protect the health…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - May 4, 2021

Posted on May 4 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on our…

Visual Arts Celebration

Posted on May 3 2021

The Visual Arts Celebration is a showcase of early years, middle years and senior high art work displayed for the enjoyment of students, parents, and community members of Parkland School Division. Typically,…

Update on COVID-19 (April 30)

Posted on April 30 2021

On Thursday, April 29th, the Government of Alberta announced additional health measures targeted by regions that included some Alberta schools temporarily shifting to at-home learning. This DOES NOT include…

PSD Update on K-6 Draft Curriculum Pilot

Posted on April 15 2021

On March 29, 2021 the Government of Alberta launched a new draft K-6 curriculum and invited teachers and schools to participate in piloting that curriculum in the fall of 2021. PSD staff took time to…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - April 6, 2021

Posted on April 6 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on…

Land Acknowledgement - Contest Winners

Posted on March 10 2021

Parkland School Division (PSD) recognizes the historical significance and contributions of Canada’s Indigenous Peoples and their cultures and understands the important role that the Indigenous communities…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - March 2, 2021

Posted on March 2 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held virtually on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on…

ThoughtExchange 2021

Posted on February 22 2021

At Parkland School Division, we are committed to engaging with our community of behalf of the students we serve. Meaningful Engagement is one of our Enduring Priorities you’ll find in many parts of…

Virtual Learning Options for 2021-2022

Posted on February 18 2021

There is certainly a good portion of the school year remaining but Parkland School Division is already busy planning and preparing for the 2021-2022 school year, which can be challenging, considering…

Feeling Sick? Here's What to Do - UPDATE

Posted on February 18 2021

There are many questions swirling around when it comes to student illness and COVID-19. There may be some confusion as to when parents should keep their children home from school or when parents are allowed…

Online Registration for 2021-2022

Posted on February 8 2021

Parkland School Division's annual online registration/verification process is coming soon.  All Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 registrations for both new and returning students will be conducted online…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - February 2, 2021

Posted on February 2 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

School Calendar Feedback Requested

Posted on January 28 2021

Parkland School Division would like some additional feedback on the draft calendar for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year. This draft includes feedback from the previous calendar survey that was available…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - January 12, 2021

Posted on January 12 2021

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, January 12, 2021. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

2020

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - November 24, 2020

Posted on November 25 2020

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

Enhanced COVID Measures Announced

Posted on November 24 2020

With COVID-19 cases continuing to rise across Alberta, the provincial government announced a series of enhanced public health measures to combat the surge putting a strain on the healthcare system. The…

Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings Bylaw

Posted on October 28 2020

In response to being placed on “watch” status by Alberta Health Services, both the city of Spruce Grove and the town of Stony Plain have activated their Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings Bylaw. This…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - October 27, 2020

Posted on October 27 2020

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, October 27, 2020. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

Nutrition in Parkland School Division

Posted on October 15 2020

Parkland School Division believes that healthy students are better learners. We use a comprehensive school health approach to foster student and staff well-being. For this reason, we are proud to partner…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - October 6, 2020

Posted on October 6 2020

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

Fall Youth Programs

Posted on September 30 2020

Parkland School Division is proud to work with amazing community partners across Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland County.  We know that healthy students are better learners. For this reason, we…

COVID-19 in Schools

Posted on September 15 2020

Parkland School Division staff acknowledges that anxiety levels increase and more questions are raised when a positive case of COVID-19 appears in a school. Even more questions will arise if multiple…

Regular Board Meeting Highlights - September 1, 2020

Posted on September 1 2020

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. The adopted minutes will be available on our website…

Educational Options for 2020-2021

Posted on August 4 2020

Parkland School Division will be offering a number of options to meet the needs of our students and families as we return to in-person classes. We understand that many families are concerned about a full-return…

Plan for School Re-entry

2020-2021 Plan for School Re-entry

Posted on June 30 2020

The Parkland School Division 2020-21 Plan for School Re-entry will guide our schools when it comes to our COVID-19 response and operations for the 2020-2021 school year.  All of the measures implemented…