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2021 School Board Trustee Election Results

2021 School Board Trustee Election Results

Posted on Oct 20, 2021

The results for 2021 Horizon School Division Trustee Election are as follows: THE HORIZON SCHOOL DIVISION TRUSTEE NOMINATIONS   WARD FIRST NAME LAST NAME Ward 1 (Lomond / Enchant)…

Congratulations, Ron Veres!

Ron Veres, First Student bus driver for Horizon School Division, won the Alberta Motor Transportation Association Driver of the Month for September 2021. Until recently, bus drivers…

Posted on Oct 27, 2021

Weekly Wellness Update

Here is our Weekly Wellness Update from Horizon's Family School Liaison Program Clinical Team Leader, Angela Miller.        

Posted on Oct 25, 2021

Horizon Celebrates World Teacher's Day!

On 5 October every year, International Teachers’ Day or World Teachers’ Day is observed across the globe. The day is celebrated to highlight the key responsibilities, rights and…

Posted on Oct 5, 2021

Vauxhall High School Wall of Fame

Vauxhall High School is now taking nominations for their Wall of Fame. If you know a Vauxhall High School graduate that deserves recognition for their accomplishments after high school,…

Posted on Sep 29, 2021

How to Help Families and Staff Build Resilience During the COVID-19 Outbreak

The worldwide outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a source of unexpected stress and adversity for many people. Resilience can help us get through and overcome hardship.…

Posted on Sep 29, 2021

A Message from our Low German Mennonite Consultant

Posted on Sep 28, 2021

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on Sep 28, 2021

September is Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Month

Hearing Like Me has written an article, “Deaf Awareness Month: 10 Things to Know About Being Deaf,” that provides information on things to know about individuals who are deaf…

Posted on Sep 20, 2021

Province reestablishes State of Emergency

At 6:00 today (Thursday Sept 15), Premier Kenney and Dr. Hinshaw announced that Alberta was re-entering a Public Health Emergency. The Government of Alberta has announced that it is…

Posted on Sep 15, 2021

IMPORTANT CLARITY REGARDING HOW NEW PROVINCIAL HEALTH RESTRICTIONS IMPACTS HORIZON

THIS NEWS UPDATE HAS BEEN SUPERCEDED BY SEPTEMBER 15, 2021 PROVINCIAL STATE OF EMERGENCY, PLEASE REFER TO NEW HEALTH RESTRICTIONS FOR FURTHER CLARITY. On August 20, 2021, Horizon sent…

Posted on Sep 4, 2021

A message for our Low German Speaking Families

A back-to-school message for our Low German families from Tina Friesen, Low German Mennonite Consultant for the Horizon School Division.  

Posted on Aug 21, 2021

Horizon School Division 2021-2022 Re-Entry Plan

Date: August 20, 2021 RE: COVID-19 TO: Horizon Parents/Guardians, Students, and Staff   On August 13, 2021 the Minister of Education in conjunction with Dr. Hinshaw released public…

Posted on Aug 20, 2021

Health guide, tool kit, and on-site vaccination (parental consent required) ensure safe school year ahead

Health guide, tool kit and on-site vaccination ensure safe school year ahead New health guidance will ensure students’ safety and help school officials prepare for the new school…

Posted on Aug 17, 2021

ACE At Home Learning Program

So much more than online learning! ARE YOU LOOKING FOR AN EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM THAT WILL FIT YOUR FAMILY'S UNIQUE NEEDS? THIS IS WHAT "ACE AT HOME" WILL LOOK LIKE! Alberta Program of…

Posted on Aug 3, 2021
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Business Opportunity - DA Ferguson & WR Myers School Cafeteria Tender

D.A. Ferguson Middle School and W.R. Myers High School are seeking a motivated business owner to serve our student cafeteria service. Click here for photos and tender details.

Posted on Jul 16, 2021

Summer Office Hours

Summer is finally here! The Horizon School Division has shortened hours for the summer. Monday to Thursday the office will close at 4:00pm and on Fridays the office will close at noon.…

Posted on Jul 5, 2021

Parents As Teachers Job Opportunity

Are you passionate about supporting young children and families in your community of Taber and area? Consider joining our team of caring family support professionals. For almost twenty-five…

Posted on Jun 11, 2021

New Instructional Coach

The Board of Trustees for The Horizon School Division is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Amanda Cayford as the new Instructional Coach beginning in the 2021-22 school year.…

Posted on Jun 9, 2021

Men's Mental Health and Suicide Awareness

Horizon School Division is participating in the Buddy Up Campaign by hosting a Men's Mental Health and Suicide Awareness workshop on Thursday, June 17. Suicide rates are three times…

Posted on Jun 8, 2021