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06/20/17

Staff, programs slashed to deal with Regina Catholic School Board’s $1.5 million deficit

More to do and less to work with. That was the theme as the Regina Catholic School Board approved their 2017-18 budget Monday night in the wake of the provincial government’s $22-million funding cutbacks. The Regina Catholic School Division is… +Read More
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06/14/17

Morgan hopeful for period of calm and stability in education sector

If teachers in the province feel like they have been caught in the middle of a maelstrom lately, it’s a feeling shared by the Minister of Education Don Morgan. Although arguably much of the myriad of news dispatches geared towards… +Read More
06/12/17

Horizon School Division to Construct New Head Office

In an effort to streamline resources the Horizon School Division is constructing a new head office in Humboldt. The $5.5 million dollar project will be constructed on the four acres of land the HSD owns near their current office and… +Read More
06/07/17

Indigenous graduation rates continue to lag, Sask. auditor report shows

Report singles out Living Sky School Division, says more work needs to be done on engagement A report from Saskatchewan’s provincial auditor says more work needs to be done to engage First Nations and Métis students. According to the auditor’s latest report… +Read More
05/31/17

Quality of education untouched in latest Chinook School Division cost-saving decision

Chinook has made a programming decision to try and cope with a deficit in funding from the provincial budget. Fortunately for the teachers and students in the division, the cost-savings will not negatively factor into the quality of education provided.… +Read More
05/30/17

Loss of retention workers program will have impact on vulnerable students

Cuts to funding in the provincial budget to school boards and school divisions will have a major impact on inner city schools, according to the president of the Central Urban Metis Federation Incorporated. Shirley Isbister says the slash in funding… +Read More
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