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World Autism Awareness Day

Please join the Horizon School Division in celebrating World Autism Awareness Day. Horizon School Division will be wearing BLUE on Friday, April 1, 2022 to bring awareness to Autism.…

Posted on Mar 28, 2022

Opportunity for Indigenous High School Students.

The Verna J. Kirkness Foundation (VJKF) Program offers Indigenous high school students in grades 10, 11 and 12 an opportunity to spend one week conducting research in the fields of…

Posted on Mar 28, 2022

Youth Employment Program

Youth Employment Program (YEP) A project of Taber Adult Learning funded by the Government of Canada YEP helps youth get started on a personally rewarding career track by acquiring…

Posted on Mar 23, 2022

Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP)

RAP Information EveningThursday, April 28, 20227:00 pm There will be a RAP information evening for grades 9-12 students and their parents/guardians.7:00 pm Start with a plant tour…

Posted on Mar 22, 2022

Happy Pi Day!

Pi Day 2022: Know Why Albert Einstein Birth Anniversary is Celebrated as Pi Day In November 2019, in its General Conference, UNESCO, announced Pi Day as the "International Day of Mathematics".…

Posted on Mar 14, 2022

World Down Syndrome Day

Join us on March 21...Advocating for the rights of people with Down Syndrome. Visit https://www.worlddownsyndromeday.org for more information on World Down Syndrome Day. Don't forgot…

Posted on Mar 10, 2022

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week

Every day substitute teachers provide professional service in schools throughout Alberta. Substitute teachers carry the same daily responsibilities of instruction, management and supervision…

Posted on Mar 10, 2022

Horizon School Division information translated to Low German

Horizon School Division's Low German Consultant, Tina Friesen translations information for Horizon School Division. See translated video links below: 8 Mar 22 - Alberta Education Assurance…

Posted on Mar 8, 2022

Horizon Early Childhood Services is on TikTok!

Check out our new video from the Horizon Early Childhood Services. Click the link to access the video. https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMLyAQyt7/  

Posted on Mar 8, 2022

International Women's Day - March 8, 2022

Every year, International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 to spread the message of gender equality and to work together in making a better society where there is no gender bias.…

Posted on Mar 7, 2022

March 1, 2022 Update to the Parents' Guide to Covid-19

Alberta continues under a careful and prudent plan to phase out publichealth measures, including those in schools. Please see the Parents' Guide for more information.

Posted on Mar 1, 2022

Parent/Guardian Letter Regarding Provincial Shift to Managing COVID-19

Please see the attached statement issued by Wilco Tymensen, Superintendent of Schools regarding the provincial shift to managing COVID-19.

Posted on Feb 8, 2022

Career Corner - February 2022

Please see the February issue of Career Corner. Many scholarship opportunities are posted in this newsletter

Posted on Feb 3, 2022

Update for Spectators at Extra-Curricular Athletic Events

Please see the attached statement issued by Wilco Tymensen, Superintendent of Schools regarding spectators at Extra-Curricular Athletic events.

Posted on Feb 3, 2022

Register now for 2022/2023 Early Childhood Services

Registration is open for 2022/2023 Early Childhood Services. For more information about our Early Childhood Services, Click Here Kindergarten Registration: Click Here Early Learning…

Posted on Jan 25, 2022

Bell Let's Talk Day - Supporting Mental Health

Bell Let's Talk Day 2022: Supporting ourselves and each other When it comes to mental illness, education is key. Having the right tools, knowing the right words to use and understanding…

Posted on Jan 24, 2022

Extracurricular Athletics Covid-19 Update in Low German

Click here to listen to this message in Low German delivered by Tina Friesen, Low German Mennonite Consultant for the Horizon School Division. On January 7, 2022, a COVID-19 update…

Posted on Jan 21, 2022

Rapid Test Information from our Low German Mennonite Consultant

This is a short video from Benita Neufeld, Low German Mennonite Liaison for Prairie Rose Public Schools. She shares instructions on how to use the Rapid Antigen Test at home.   Please…

Posted on Jan 14, 2022

Parent and Staff Letter - Covid-19 Checklist

As students return to school following the holiday break, the Horizon School Division wishes you a Happy New Year and would like to thank you for your ongoing support as we work to…

Posted on Jan 8, 2022

Family Music Sessions on Zoom - Thursday, January 6

Family Music Event on Zoom - January 6 Join Music Together for special family music sessions on Thursday, January 6 on Zoom. Sing, move to music, and play with stuffies, scarves, and…

Posted on Jan 4, 2022