News Archive

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

For your convenience, we have made arrangements for families to voluntarily pur...

School Bell Times at PHRD Schools

August 31, 2015 - Parents and students - Not sure what time classes start or end...

Opening Message from the Board Chair and Superintendent

August 27, 2015 - Pembina Hills staff received a warm welcome from newly elected...

PHRD Leaders Prepare for the New School Year

August 27, 2015 - The first Administrator's meeting of the 2015-2016 school ye...

School Cash Online - Technical Issues with Internet Explorer

August 26, 2015 - Attn: Parents If you are experiencing technical issues ope...

Welcome Back to School - A Message from the Board of Trustees

Welcome back to all Pembina Hills employees! I hope you had a wonderful summe...

Board Holds Organizational Meeting

August 25, 2015 - The Pembina Hills Board of Trustees held their annual organiza...

Pembina Hills Welcomes New Teachers

August 21, 2015 - Pembina Hills is pleased and excited to welcome 25 new teache...

NOTICE - School Zone Changes in the Town of Westlock

There have been some important changes to the Traffic Bylaw within the Town of W...

Attention - Students Using Gmail Accounts over the Summer

As part of our annual process, we have changed student passwords for our windows...

Get Ready for Back to School

The first day of school is August 31st. Click here to view our Back to School...

School Supply Lists

Click on your school to find the 2015-2016 School Supply List(s) on their websit...

Year End Message to Staff from the Superintendent of Schools

Dear Staff,  It’s hard to believe that the 2014-2015 school year is coming...

Neerlandia Receives Modular Classrooms

June 22, 2015 - Another step in the construction of Neerlandia's new school is...

Thank You to Staff from the Board of Trustees

It’s time to say goodbye to another school year. With that, we’d like to...

PHRD Trustees Meet New Education Minister David Eggen

While at the Alberta School Board Association (ASBA) Spring General Meeting on M...

Barrhead Outreach Students Learn Unique Art Styles

On Thursday June 4, 2015 the Barrhead Outreach School celebrated its last monthl...

Neerlandia School Update

June 8, 2015 - Neerlandia's new school is a step closer to reality. Things see...

Barrhead Comp GSA Participates in OUT at Night

The Barrhead Composite High School Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) group has had a...

World Renowned Photographer Works with Barrhead Students

Dave Brosha (www.davebrosha.com) is an internationally renowned photographer who...

Gwynne Dyer Speaks to Barrhead High School Students

May 11, 2015 - Barrhead Composite High School Social Studies students were pr...

Remembering Ken Nagel - Former PHRD Trustee

We at Pembina Hills would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the Nagel famil...

Thank You to our School Bus Drivers

Education Week (May 4-8, 2015) is an opportunity to celebrate the important rol...

Celebrating Education Week - May 4-8

Message from the Board of Trustees -  “We Are Teachers,” the theme of th...

Dr. Eva Olsson Shares a Powerful Message with Pembina Hills Students

April 30, 2015 - We were priviledged to have Dr. Eva Olsson with us this week to...

Neerlandia School Update

Some new photos show that construction at Neerlandia's new school has been going...

Trustees Call Special Board Meeting for April 22 to Discuss Budget Implications

The Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7 have called a Spe...

April 8th Board Meeting Cancelled

PUBLIC NOTICE The PHRD Regular Board Meeting scheduled for April 8, 2015 ha...

Students Attending a School Outside their Attendance Area - NEW Procedure

March 19, 2015 - Media Release The Board encourages all students to attend th...

2015-2016 School Calendar is Now Available

March 18, 2015 - The 2015-2016 PHRD Community School Calendar was approved by...

Public Invitation - Presentation at BCHS by Holocaust Survivor Dr. Eva Olsson

Members of the public are invited to attend a presentation by Dr. Eva Olsson,...

Pembina North Community School to Receive $10,000 Grant

March 16, 2015 - Pembina North Community School (PNCS) received exciting news th...

Westlock and District Science Fair Results

March 9, 2015 - Students from Pembina Hills showed their talents at the Westlock...

Neerlandia School Update

March 6, 2015 -  Construction of Neerlandia's new school is moving along ver...

ADLC and PHRD Show Support for Pink Shirt Day

February 25, 2015 - The staff and students of ADLC and PHRD Schools are proud to...

Do the Penguin Walk - A Message from Alberta Health Services

A Message from Alberta Health Services - How to stay safe on icy surfaces this w...

Principals and Administration Plan for 2015-2016

February 12, 2015 - Principals and Division Administration converged at Barrhead...

Important Update on Grade 6 Timelines for PATs and SLAs

From Alberta Education - Information For Parents and Students re: Student Learn...

Important Message From Alberta Health Services

To School Administration, Staff and Parents: As spring holidays approach, we...

NEW Online Transportation Information

In order to serve you better, we have made some changes to our online transport...

Thank You from the Director of Transportation Services

January 30, 2015  -  Thank you to all the Pembina Hills bus drivers for the...

Alberta Education Surveys Now Underway

January 23, 2015 - During January and February, Alberta Education will be conduc...

Former Pembina Hills Superintendent Richard Harvey Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charges

MEDIA RELEASE -  On January 22, 2015 a Newfoundland court accepted a change...

PHRD's Education Partners Contribute to the Planning Process

At PHRD, we value our education partners and their involvement in the education...

New Photos from Neerlandia

These are photos of the construction work taking place at the Neerlandia replace...

Progress Update on Neerlandia's New School

December 23, 2014 Below are some recent photos of the work that is taking pla...

Shrek the Musical Takes Centre Stage

Shrek the Musical has three performances remaining, and there are still tickets...

A Guide to Parent Inquiries - PHRD Communication Protocol

November 20, 2014 - Good communication is essential to our personal relationshi...

PHRD Board Wins ASBA Award for Community Engagement

November 19, 2014 - During their attendance at the 2014 Alberta School Boards...

PHRD Board Attends ASBA Fall General Meeting - Chair Webster Speaks in Favor of Proposed Policy Issue for Weighting of Diploma Exams

November 17, 2014 - Alberta's 61 school boards are meeting on November 17th a...

PHRD Welcomes Visitors from Alberta Education

November 14, 2014 - Pembina Hills was pleased to welcome some important visitor...

School Bus Safety Week - October 19-25

PHRD Schools are committed to improving school bus safety. Here are some of the...

Board Holds Organizational Meeting

October 14, 2014 - The Pembina Hills Board of Trustees held their organizational...

Growing Opportunities School Expo

  October 8, 2014 - Click here to view photos from the Growing Opportunites...

HPV Vaccine Information for Parents and Guardians

September, 2014 - This information was sent to Superintendents of Schools from A...

Pembina Hills Welcomes New Teachers

September 15, 2014 -  Pembina Hills is pleased and excited to welcome 28 new...

Superintendent Symyrozum-Watt in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Pembina North Community School Celebrates Opening Day

September 2, 2014 - Today was not only the beginning of a brand new school year...

Pembina North Community School - Update

Modernization and Addition of Modular Classrooms Sept 2, 2014  -  Click he...

Opening Message from Superintendent Colleen Symyrozum-Watt

September 2, 2014 - Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year. What a great busines...