News Archive

Comment Period for Parents and Community Members

April 17, 2014 - The Board of Trustees remain available to receive written comments regarding the proposed closure ...

Westlock Students and Parents Discuss Diploma Exams with MLA and PHRD Staff

April 16, 2014 - Earlier this month, several Grade 12 students met with MLA Maureen Kubinec to talk about Diploma Exams...

Opportunity for Input - Possible School Closures

April 9, 2014 - In addition to the public meetings that were held on April 7th and 8th regarding the possible closure of...

PHRD Board Weighs In on Alberta's Curriculum Redesign

April 4, 2014 - Recent public debate has been transpiring across the province around Alberta Education’s curriculum r...

Japanese Students Visit Barrhead

March 20, 2014 - In 1991 the County of Barrhead, jointly with the Town of Barrhead, entered into an Agreement with the...

14-15 School Year Calendar is Now Available

March 20, 2014 - The 2014-2015 PHRD Community Schools Calendar has been approved and is now available on our website....

Westlock Elementary Treehouse Dedicated to Dr. Doug Fleming

The library at Westlock Elementary School now has within its walls a very fun an unique feature. A brand new treehouse...

Public Meeting Notice - W.R. Frose School

The Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7 passed a motion at their February 12, 2014 Regular Board...

Public Meeting NOTICE - Jarvie School

The Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7 passed a motion at their February 12, 2014 Regular Board...

Message to Parents about Curriculum Redesign

Below is a message to all parents from Alberta's Education Minister, Honorable Jeff Johnson.  I’m writing to yo...

PHRD Schools Commemorate the End of Canada's Mission in Afgh...

To commemorate the end of Canada's mission in Afghanistan, PHRD schools lowered their flags to half-mast on March 12...

ADLC Service Agreement Extended

ADLC Service Agreement extension ensures flexible distance education delivery for Alberta learners March 3, 2014 –...

PHRD Wears Pink Against Bullying

February 26, 2014 - It was a sea of Pink as students and staff were dressed in support of Pink Shirt Day.  Pink Sh...

Barrhead Unveils the "Dr. Doug Fleming Sunshine Room"

February 25, 2014 - It was a very special day at Barrhead Elementary School as people from the community gathered to...

PHRD to Partner with Calgary Board of Education in Curriculum Redesign

Pembina Hills Regional Division is proud to be a partner in the development of new curriculum for K-12 students. On F...

Neerlandia's New School - Progress Update

February 11, 2014 - We are very excited to be able to share some details about Neerlandia's new school project....

MLA Kubinec Announces Modernization Project for the New Pemb...

January 30, 2014 – Staff and students from Dapp, Jarvie, and W.R. Frose Schools gathered together at Dapp School for...

PHRD Shares the Importance of Community Engagement

January 28, 2014 - Several members of the PHRD Board of Trustees along with Superintendent Colleen Symyrozum-Watt were...

Education Partners Planning Session

PHRD's Education Partners Contribute to the Planning Process At PHRD, we value our education partners and their invol...

Check out ADLC's New Website

January 9, 2014 -  Introducing a 21st century website. ADLC is very excited to announce the relaunch of adlc.ca...

Holiday Greetings from Your Superintendent

December 19, 2013 -  Soon, the holiday season will be upon us, bringing with it times of laughter, love, joy and, ho...

Spotlight on ADLC

December 18, 2013 - ADLC's December 2013 Newsletter has just been published - here are some of the highlights... ...

NPCS Students Perform for the Board

December 11, 2013 - The Pembina Hills Board of Trustees welcomed Mrs. Hellinga and the Neerlandia Public Christian Sc...

2013 Christmas Concert Schedule

The staff and students at Pembina Hills schools are getting into the Christmas spirit by preparing for their concerts...

Measles Information from Alberta Health Services

Attn: Parents / Guardians and Staff Pembina Hills recently received a letter from Alberta Health Services regading...

PHRD Welcomes New Board

October 30, 2013 - We would like to officially welcome our new Board of Trustees. Today marks the beginning of their ser...

Official Election Results

Following are the complete unofficial results of the October 21, 2013 School Board Election.  These results became off...

School Board Election Results

Pembina Hills is pleased to announce the unofficial results of the October 21, 2013 School Board election. The successf...

A Day of Celebration in Neerlandia

September 26, 2013 - Today was a day of celebration in Neerlandia as people came together to witness the first step t...

Northern Student Teacher Bursary

ATTENTION Education Students Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7 invites applications for the  $16,000 Norther...

Leaders Begin Learning Journey 2013-2014

Welcome back to our Administrators and Trustees! The first Administrator's meeting of the 2013-2014 school year was...

Pembina Hills Welcomes 13 New Teachers at New Teacher Orient...

Even while the hot August sun shone, teachers across the district were beginning to think about the fast approaching Fir...

Back to School

The first day of school for our students was September 3rd and Pembina Hills schools are excited for another great yea...

School Supply Lists Available Online

July 9, 2013 School supply lists for the upcoming year were sent home with your child's report card. For your conven...

Superintendent's Year End Message to Staff

June 27, 2013 As the school year draws to a close, we have an opportunity to look back on what we have accomplished...

Cam Oulton Appointed Assistant Superintendent of ADLC

June 27, 2013 Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7 is pleased to announce the appointment of Cam Oulton as the Assi...