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News Archive

UPDATE November 25 - Provincial Health Order

Dear Golden Hills Parents, Following the Premier’s update last night and a new Health Order, Golden Hills’ schools have begun planning for the shift in learning that will occur for junior and senior high students next week. Starting Monday, November 30, Grades 7-12 students will be moving to learning at home for the next 3 weeks until Christmas break.  This learning at home will be d...

UPDATE November 2 - Alberta Health Services Daily Screening Tool

Alberta Health has updated the daily screening tool.  The most significant change reflects two separate screening tools for staff/adults and students. The New Student Screening Tool: In the new screening tool that has been developed for students, the critical core symptoms have changed. Students experiencing any of the core symptoms must self-isolate for 10 days:  Fever ...

Golden Hills Launches ONLINE Daily Screening Tool

Golden Hills School Division has launched an online form to complete the AHS Daily Screening Tool.  Scan the QR code with your phone Complete the questions Submit All of our Golden Hills' schools have appreciated the support of parents, students, and staff in their use of the screening tool on a daily basis.   

Thank You to Parents - Successful Relaunch of School

Dear Parents, I want to thank you as parents for your patience and support as we have made planning adjustments and worked through the many changes in our schools. I also want to acknowledge the hard work of all of our staff in preparing for what has been a very successful school start this year. School staff have worked very hard to make the necessary adjustments to their classrooms...

Golden Hills Schools Relaunch Guide 2020/2021

Golden Hills Schools Relaunch Guide 2020/2021 is available HERE, this document reflects the most recent information provided by Alberta Health Services and Alberta Education. 

Screening Tool for Parents, Students and Staff

As we get closer to school start-up, we promised to share more details with you on one of our critical accommodations for our near normal return to school. Family and self-screening will be a very important component in the range of measures we are implementing in order to reduce risks and keep everyone healthy in our schools.  Screening Questionnaire Our Chief Medical Officer has publ...

Transportation Update

With school start-up next week, there is new information regarding changes in our start-up and regular transportation routines. If you have not done so already, please register for transportation for your child through our on-line link HERE. As many of you are already aware, masks will be compulsory for our drivers and all Grades 4 to 12 students while on the bus.  We would encourag...

Golden Hills School Division Return to School Message

Dear Parents,  As the start of the school year quickly approaches, Golden Hills School Division is in the final planning stages for a near-normal return to school. Last week you should have received a letter from your principal about the return to school and encouragement to contact your principal if there are circumstances in your family that make you uncertain about your children’s...

Announcement for September School Relaunch

Dear Golden Hills Families, I’m sure most of you are aware of the announcement by government earlier this week regarding the plan to return to school in September.  Alberta Education has notified us and the province that we will be following Scenario #1 which is the near-normal return to school.  Based on the many comments we received through our survey in June, we know that the vast majori...

Message From the Golden Hills School Division Board of Trustees

The Motto of the Golden Hills School Division is “Powering Hope and Possibilities” and never has this been more evident than in the past two weeks. As we all struggle to deal with the challenges we are facing, the employees of Golden Hills have focussed their efforts on providing hope and possibilities for our students and parents.  Our board would like to recognize and thank all of the pe...

Message to Educators from the Minister of Education

Dear Educators,  On behalf of the Government of Alberta, we sincerely thank you for your dedication to your students during this unprecedented time. We know that these are trying circumstances and that you have had to adapt quickly to keep supporting the children and young adults of Alberta.  As the Ministers of Education and Children's Services, we want to draw your attention to a potenti...

Classes Suspended in all Alberta Schools - March 15, 2020

Dear Parents, As per Alberta Chief Medical Officer Deena Hinshaw’s recommendations, Alberta Education has now suspended classes at all Alberta schools indefinitely. Effective immediately, regular classes in all Golden Hills’ Schools are suspended, no buses will be running and all students should stay at home. Though we do not know how long classes will be suspended, we want to provide...

2020/2021 Golden Hills School Division Calendar

The 2020/2021 Golden Hills School Division Calendar is now available!

Busy Bee Preschool Association Awarded CIP Grant

On November 12, 2019 Busy Bee Preschool Association received the Community Initiative Program (CIP), Project Based Grant from the Government of Alberta. The association received this grant, totaling $53,415, in support of their Before and After School Program in partnership with Carseland School.  Golden Hills School Division Board Chair Laurie Huntley, Principal LaToya Bartlett, Association...

Family Accident Reimbursement Plan - Voluntary Insurance

The Family Accident Reimbursement Plan has replaced the Kids Plus Voluntary Plan. Our insurance partner, iA Financial Group, is now offering a new comprehensive accident insurance plan with a critical illness component designed for the whole family.  The Family Accident Reimbursement Plan is ideal for supplementing costs not covered by your provincial health insurance or existing employer e...

Golden Hills Enriches Student Experience through Partnership

At the last Board meeting held on May 28, 2019, the Golden Hills Board of Trustees was thrilled to hear about the numerous projects that have been occurring throughout the Division to promote First Nations history and to share the rich traditions of the Blackfoot culture. Our partnership with Siksika First Nation has been invaluable in driving these efforts. Every year, the presence of Siksik...

Roots and Shoots

PLEASE VOTE and SHARE! Carseland School is currently participating in "Jane Goodall's Roots and Shoots A.P.E. Fund" and we're delighted to share that our project will be moving onto the voting round of the application process! The A.P.E. Fund is about "Making a difference for Animals, People and the Environment". If we win this contest, our Grade 5/6 class, here, at Carseland School, would...

Principal Appointment - Carseland Elementary School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of LaToya Bartlett to the position of Principal of Carseland Elementary School effective the 2018/2019 school year. LaToya holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education from the University of Newfoundland, a Masters of Education in Leadership and School Improvement from University of Alberta and is currently worki...

Carseland Teacher Claire Wade is 1 of The 150 Leading Canadians For Mental Health

Sitting on the frontlines of youth mental health, elementary school teacher Claire Wade is promoting wellness in her classroom and beyond. Claire uses her job as a Grade 5/6 teacher in a small, rural, Albertan community to embark on a wellness mission. Her teaching is grounded in the concepts of self-regulation and resilience, and considers the diverse needs of the student population. With a fo...

Students at Carseland School Add to School/Community Garden Space with Outdoor Classroom

The Educational Partnership Foundation (TEPF) Funds enriching Carseland School with an outdoor classroom to build eco-literacy skills Carseland, AB-   Students at Carseland Elementary School have been busy planning an outdoor classroom space which will be adjoined to the school and community garden that was built last spring.  This project based learning initiative encompasses creativity, su...

Calgary Educational Partnerships Foundation Supports Student Leadership at Carseland School

On May 11, 2016, the Calgary Educational Partnerships Foundation presented a cheque to staff and students of Carseland School in support of their Student Leadership Team, and their initiatives. The idea of creating a Student Leadership Team came about due to the inherent values that the students of Carseland School possess. The students demonstrate attitudes and behaviors conducive to supporting l...