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09/22/14

Pleasant Hill School 100th Anniversary

Pleasant Hill School is celebrating 100 years and while the school and city have changed dramatically, the spirit remains as strong as ever. +Read More
09/19/14

Student First process touted as setting future education direction

Education Minister Don Morgan said he had high hopes for the Student First engagement process prior to its commencement, but insisted that it would be an understatement to say the findings shared by Student First co-advisors Russ Mirasty and Patricia… +Read More
09/17/14

Committees fundraise for Willowgrove, Holy Family playgrounds

The province might be paying for two new schools in Saskatoon’s Willowgrove neighbourhood but they aren’t funding any new playgrounds. Roughly 700 students are already registered to attend Willowgrove School and Holy Family School next year, which share a massive facility. The tentative move-in date is January. A committee from each school has been established. Willowgrove School’s committee will enhance an already existing play structure in Wallace Park after receiving permission from the City of Saskatoon. Holy Family’s committee is... +Read More
09/12/14

Campaign continues to focus on today’s classroom

Last spring the Federation released a multimedia campaign called A Day in the Life, which focused on the day-to-day realities of Saskatchewan teachers. Now as of today, the second series of the campaign has launched, which features even more personal… +Read More
09/10/14

Langenburg High School students could return next week after air quality scare

Officials are hopeful that classes will soon resume at Langenburg High School after the building was closed this week because of concerns over air quality. The Good Spirit School Division says air quality and mechanical engineering specialists have determined that the affected area of the school can be isolated. Work was expected to begin Tuesday to isolate the gym, theatre and south wing of the eastern Saskatchewan school. Air quality testing is scheduled to be conducted Thursday to determine if... +Read More
09/09/14

Poor air shuts down high school in Langenburg

Poor quality air has forced officials to close the high school in Langenburg, Sask., throwing the classes into turmoil just one week into the new school year. The doors were shut Friday afternoon and officials said the doors will remain closed for at least one week while experts examine the situation. According to officials, the high school has had problems before and the air quality issue has been blamed on a poor design. As well, heavy summer rains have added... +Read More
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