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Lethbridge Christian School students brave wind and cold for Sports Day

Lethbridge Christian School students spent Thursday battling the elements at Atso Towawwa Park during the school's annua...

Wilson students learning from the pros through Golf Exploratory program

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Students at Wilson Middle School ar...

Three District students finalists in Young Citizens video contest - vote now!

Three Lethbridge School District No. 51 students are among 200 finalists for the Canada’s History for Kids Young Citiz...

Dr. Probe student places third in National Student Poetry Contest

He’s a poet, and now he knows it. Dr. Gerald B. Probe Elementary School Grade 2 student Eli Foster has been selecte...

Lethbridge School District No. 51 celebrates National Aboriginal Day

National Aboriginal Day is being celebrated today by schools throughout Lethbridge School District No. 51.  Sen...

Victoria Park High School celebrates grads with convocation ceremony

The Victoria Park High School graduation ceremony on Tuesday afternoon featured 55 of the school's 70 graduates. All gra...

Yote Day at Chinook High School celebrates another school year

Chinook High School hosted Yote Day on Monday, which included a wide variety of activities. It all started in the mo...

Park Meadows Elementary School Sports Day gets students outside

Park Meadows Elementary School students participated in a variety of fun events on Friday during the school's annual spo...

Students participate in Sports Day at Galbraith Elementary School

Galbraith Elementary School students were outside on Friday to participate in a number of activities during the school's...

Senator Buchanan visits St. Paul School for Neighbour Day event

On Thursday, grade 1-5 students from Senator Buchanan Elementary School traveled to Buchanan’s "neighbour school" St....

A Living Wax Museum – 150 Years of Canadian History at Agnes Davidson

Throughout Canada’s 150-year history, a number of important cultural figures have emerged. Earlier this week, Grade...

Victoria Park High School awards ceremony recognizes student efforts

Victoria Park High School handed out the hardware at the school’s annual awards ceremony on Wednesday. The followin...

First Nations, Metis and Inuit Feather Ceremony and Metis Sash Celebration

First Nations, Metis and Inuit graduates were recognized on Tuesday at Victoria Park High School during the Feather Cere...

Jon Bon Jovi speaks to Ecole Agnes Davidson Grade 4/5 students

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Ana Rebolone Morrison is a huge...

Aggie Olympics help Agnes Davidson students celebrate Canada's 150th

Ecole Agnes Davidson Elementary School marked Canada 150 with the Aggie Olympics on Tuesday. Events, which were linked t...

WCHS Griffins are provincial rugby champions once again

It was a banner weekend for the Winston Churchill High School Griffins. The girls rugby team had a nerve-wracking fin...

Wilson Middle School students head outside for School Wide Fun Day

Wilson Middle School hosted a School Wide Fun Day on Friday. Students went outside to participate in a wide variety of e...

Fleetwood-Bawden hosts Fleetwood's Got Talent to showcase students

Fleetwood-Bawden Elementary School hosted the Fleetwood's Got Talent event on Friday morning inside the gymnasium. Stude...

Elevate - Introduction to Ironworking program a hit with students

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Renewable energy resources are an i...

Coalbanks Elementary School hosts first-ever student assembly

On Thursday morning, students flooded the commons area of Coalbanks Elementary School for the first-ever student assembl...

Motivational Magic show brings northside Grade 5 students together

Steve Harmer's Motivational Magic Show: Be a Bucket Filler, brought Grade 5 students from Lethbridge School District No....

District teams compete in SAHSRL zone championship games

Chinook High School and Winston Churchill High School faced off in the Southern Alberta High School Rugby League Tier 2...

Westside Grade 5 Activity Day 2017 brings students together

Nicholas Sheran Community School hosted Westside Grade 5 Activity Day 2017 on Tuesday. The day included activities in t...

Canada 150 Innovation Creativity and Entrepreneurship Award winners named

The winners have been selected for this year’s Canada 150 Innovation Creativity and Entrepreneurship (ICE) Awards....

Wilson FNMI Day showcases drumming, dancing and storytelling

Wilson FNMI Day on Friday, June 2, featured a number of events, which included traditional games, fry-bread making, a ti...

Celebration of Cultural Diversity at Senator Buchanan Elementary School

Thursday's Celebration of Cultural Diversity at Senator Buchanan Elementary School included a morning assembly, which fe...

Agnes Davidson receives $250,000 grant to go towards new playground

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Getting a new playground built is n...

Winston Churchill High School hosts Unified Bocce Outdoor Festival

Friday, Winston Churchill High School hosted the first Alberta School Athletic Association Unified Sports event ever to...

Nicholas Sheran Community School hosts annual District Powwow

Lethbridge School District No. 51's westside elementary schools gathered on Friday morning for the annual District Powwo...

Luncheon recognizes contributions to Poverty Intervention Committee

It takes a village to raise a child. That old saying was front and centre Thursday, as Lethbridge School District No....

Senator Buchanan student one of 2017's Great Kids Award winners

What does it take to be a great kid? There may be many ways to define a great kid, but for Senator Buchanan Elementar...

Board of Trustees passes the budget for 2017/2018

Lethbridge School District No. 51's Board of Trustees has passed the bludget for 2017/2018. Christine Lee, the Distri...

Ready, Set, Go! Lethbridge Back to School Fair receives donation of $3,500

The Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta and the Knights of Columbus (Council 5726) made a donati...

Lifesaving efforts of WCHS staff leads to Canadian Ski Patrol honour

The lifesaving efforts of three staff members at Winston Churchill High School have led to recognition from the Canadian...

WCHS athletic director named to Executive Committee of ASAA

Toby Boulet has seen it all and done it all in his many years of involvement in sports. The long-time Athletic Direct...

G.S. Lakie Middle School's The Beatles - Strawberry Fields

G.S. Lakie Middle School's production of Beatles: Strawberry Fields, runs tonight and tomorrow night. For tickets, c...

New vice-principal named for Park Meadows Elementary School

Jackie Fletcher has been appointed vice-principal at Park Meadows Elementary School. With Lethbridge School District...

New vice-principal named for Gilbert Paterson Middle School

Lindsey Hagen has been named vice-principal at Gilbert Paterson Middle School Joining Lethbridge School District No....

Mike Mountain Horse Grade 2 teacher wins 2017 Zone 6 Edwin Parr Award

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Brittney Petkau is the winner o...

Ann Muldoon appointed Director of Inclusive Education

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Ann Muldoon has been appointed Director of Inclusive Education....

Lakeview Elementary School hosts Canada Reads event

As part of Education Week, Lakeview Elementary School hosted a number of Canada Reads events throughout the week. On Fri...

Chinook High School featured in two videos on A Public Education website

Two stories from A Public Education, about teachers at Chinook High School, have been posted online. The first video...

Interested in summer school? Contact the staff at Victoria Park High School

There are many reasons for students to choose summer school as an option to further their academic goals. At Vict...

Gold medal adds to decade of 2A dominance for ICHS Eagles

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer The Immanuel Christian High School...

Wong appointed vice-principal at WCHS for 2017/18 school year

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Wong as vice-principal at Winston Chur...

Fitchett appointed Assistant Principal at Senator Buchanan for 2017/18

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Aaron Fitchett as Assistant Principal at Sen...

Rik Jesse named District's new Associate Superintendent, Human Resources

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Rik Jesse has been appointed Associate Superintendent, Human Re...

Bill Bartlett named principal of District's new westside middle school

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Bartlett as the principal at the new we...

Montessori program at Fleetwood offers students many paths to success

Fleetwood-Bawden Elementary School is the proud host of Montessori alternate program for students in Grade 1 through Gra...

District makes four school-administrator appointments

Lethbridge School District No. 51 has announced a number of administrative appointments, set to commence for the 2017-18...