News Archive

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...

Support Student Learning - Add Your Voice

  Call to Action - April 17,2015                             ...

2015-2016 Budget Implications - Alberta Education Freezes School Board Reserves

  Media Release - April 17, 2015                             ...

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...

School Start-Up Message from the Board of Trustees

August 28, 2014 -  On behalf of the Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Regi...

Progress Update on Neerlandia's New School

August 21, 2014 - Click here to see photos and brief updates on the progress of...

ADLC News - New SIS Goes Live Today

Aug 21, 2014 - The New ADLC Student Information System Goes Live TODAY! Af...

Back to School Toolkit

August 21, 2014 - Back to School Toolkit (Source: Alberta Education) Studen...

Barrhead Curling Club Selected As Top Ten Winner in the Kraft Celebration Tour

Congratulations to the Barrhead Curling Club for being selected as a Top 10 Win...

Back to School

Click here to view a printer-friendly version of our Back to School brochure....

2014-2015 School Supply Lists

Click on your school to find their 2014-2015 School Supply List(s) on their webs...

PHRD Complies with Anti Spam Legislation

Dear PHRD Website News Subscribers: Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) wil...

Graduation Message from the Superintendent

Congratulations Graduates of 2014! Graduating from High School is a great a...

Year-End Message to the PHRD School Community

June 3, 2014 - In the Gage Canadian Dictionary, a community is defined as “a g...

Pembina Hills Hosts Curriculum Redesign Discussions

May 28, 2014 - Barrhead Composite High School Curriculum Redesign is at the...

Board Takes Final Step in Westlock North Consolidation and the Creation of Pembina North Community School

At the May 14, 2014 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Re...

PHRD Board Meets with Local Municipalities

On April 24, 2014, the Board of Trustees of Pembina Hills Regional Divsion hoste...

Alberta's Curriculum Redesign - A Closer Look

May, 2014 - In an effort to keep school staff, parents, and community members in...

Education Week Message to Staff from the Board of Trustees

To the Staff of Pembina Hills Regional Division, During Education Week, May 5...

PHRD Schools Celebrate Education Week - May 5-9, 2014

Education Week provides Albertans with an opportunity to highlight the importan...

Important Information About Measles from Alberta Health Services

April 16, 2014 - Pembina Hills recently received a letter from Alberta Health S...

Comment Period for Parents and Community Members

  April 17, 2014 - The Board of Trustees remain available to receive writt...

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 Mau...

Opportunity for Input - Possible School Closures

April 9, 2014 - In addition to the public meetings that were held on April 7th a...

PHRD Board Weighs In on Alberta's Curriculum Redesign

April 4, 2014 - Recent public debate has been transpiring across the province a...

Japanese Students Visit Barrhead

March 20, 2014 - In 1991 the County of Barrhead, jointly with the Town of Barrh...