School News

Book Fair Jungle About to Arrive

March 10th, 2020

Reading for fun is the key to unfolding a world of imagination, exploration, adventure, and knowledge that has a profound impact on a child’s life. Our school will be holding a Scholastic Book Fair, March 17th & 18th, in the school library. Please mark the dates for this exciting reading event in your calendar. We’ll […]

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Grizzly Scientists at Westlock Science Fair

March 6th, 2020

Thirteen students traveled to Westlock on Wednesday to compete in the Westlock and District Science Fair. Eight of ten projects from Swan Hills School placed. First-place winners from youngest to oldest were: Quinn MacDonald & Kensey Thomsen in the Grades 1-3 Physical Science category with their “Anti-Leak Bag”; Emerson Lungul in Grade 5 Physical Science […]

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Whooo’s Reading is in the Home Stretch

February 24th, 2020

It’s not too late! February 29th will be the last day for students in Grades 1 to 6 to log their reading on the Whooo’s Reading site. As of the 3rd week, we have 44 students who have been logging their minutes and will get a chance to participate in the ‘Sekulich Scooter Race’ in […]

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Let’s See Whooo’s Reading

January 16th, 2020

A bulletin board in the hallway is generating some excitement from Grade 1 – 6 students who are looking forward to our third annual Whooo’s Reading Read-A-Thon. This program is a fun way to encourage daily reading and to raise money for elementary field trips. Students enjoy the online experience of outfitting their personal reading […]

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No Bus Tuesday Morning

January 13th, 2020

There will be no bus tomorrow morning – Tuesday, January 14th. There is a chance the end of day bus will go but we won’t know that until tomorrow. Stay warm!

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Basketball Bottle Drive

January 13th, 2020

Swan Hills Sr. Boys Basketball team will be coming around Sunday, January 26th from 12-3 pm to collect all your bottles. These bottle drives are a substantial fundraiser for many of our school programs and we can not thank our community enough for the support! Please SAVE YOUR BOTTLES and help support Swan Hills School […]

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Mark Your Calendar

January 6th, 2020

A very important School Council meeting will be held January 15th. Earlier this year, Pembina Hills’ school board committed to performing a ward review. Prior to electing to fill the vacancy left by trustee Nancy Keogh’s resignation, the board chose to complete the review. During the January School Council meeting, board trustees will explain the […]

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Students Are Decorating the Giving Tree

December 10th, 2019

Santa’s Elves are collecting non-perishable food items and new, unwrapped gifts from December 9th to the 13th at the 4-Way from 8:15 – 8:40 each morning. Students who bring something in choose a decoration for the giving tree. Let’s pack it full!

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Sharing the Gift of Stories

December 5th, 2019

Everybody loves stories – not just teachers and librarians! That’s the message received by our Kindergarten to Grade 9 students during the annual ‘Share the Gift of Story’ week at Swan Hills School as community members read seasonal stories to our classes.  This year, Lindsey Kilpatrick read to the Kindergarten class; Constable Jessica Skinner, to […]

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Wrapping Up Volleyball Season

December 3rd, 2019

This year, we had 40 students playing volleyball from Grade 7-12. This is around 50% of the student population in those grades. It was a very successful year with the 7/8 Boys team winning 1st place, the 7/8 Girls team placing 4th, and the Senior High Girls team qualifying to go to Zones. In addition […]

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