News Archive

Coalbanks Elementary School open house set for Wednesday, April 26

Coalbanks Elementary School is set to open for the 2017/2018 school year. With that in mind, an open house has been p...

Kim Orr appointed vice-principal at Chinook High School

Kim Orr has been appointed vice-principal at Chinook High School With Lethbridge School District No. 51 since 2001, O...

District to receive funds to begin design process for new elementary school

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is one step closer to alleviating the shortage of classroom space for elementary stude...

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...

Visiting artist helping Westminster students develop Canada 150 project

Karen Watson, an artist, illustrator and visual-effects compositor, is currently participating as a visiting artist at W...

LCI Clippers earn bronze medal at 4A girls basketball provincials

The Lethbridge Collegiate Institute Clippers are bronze medalists. LCI took third place in the 4A Girls Basketball Pr...

Mike Mountain Horse FNMI students showcase art at gala event at school

An art exhibit on display at Mike Mountain Horse School (FNMI Room #19) is showcasing a collection of projects in differ...

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...

Science and Heritage Fair at Ecole Agnes Davidson School

Elementary students displayed their projects for judges today during the Science and Heritage Fair at Ecole Agnes Davids...

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...

Chinook teacher named one of Lethbridge's Top 40 Under 40

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer What makes you awesome? That was...

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...

Dangers of drunk driving driven home for LCI students during presentation

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer One poor decision can change your l...

LCI student overall winner in the SADD Alberta Liquor Bag Design Contest

A Lethbridge School District No. 51 high school student’s message on the dangers of impaired driving has made a powerf...

Gilbert Paterson students learn about the content-creation power of iPads

Technology is the future – we’ve all heard that many times. For students at Gilbert Paterson Middle School, techn...

WCHS expands Tae Kwon Do program to include Grade 10-12 students

Tae Kwon Do is taking off at Winston Churchill High School. With a Grade 9 option class already in place, WCHS te...

Live Different team visits G.S. Lakie Middle School for Friday presentation

Empathy can be extremely powerful – if it’s channeled in the right direction. That was one of the main messages d...

Lethbridge School District No. 51 nominee selected for Edwin Parr Award

Lethbridge School District No. 51 has selected the District’s Edwin Parr Award nominee for the 2016/2017 school year....

Holocaust survivor delivers powerful message at SWATCA event

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer You could excuse Eva Olsson if she...

SWATCA keynote speaker urges parents/teachers to help students find their "flow"

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Anxiety is a major issue among youn...

School District a Partner for Life with Canadian Blood Services

      Lethbridge School District 51 is a proud Partner for Life with Canadian Blood Services. In 2016, the Dist...

WCHS volunteer fair gives students options to find "best fit" opportunity

Winston Churchill High School hosted its annual Volunteer Fair on Thursday, Feb. 16. Students had the opportunity to mee...

ICES Friendship Day includes ice fishing at Keho Lake with Syrian students

It was Friendship Day on Feb. 14 at Immanuel Christian Elementary School. The focus of the day was to build commu...

District's inaugural scholarship breakfast features keynote speaker Vik Maraj

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Lethbridge School District No. 51...

District Grade 5 basketball teams wrap up season with tournaments

The Grade 5 Basketball final tournament was held Friday afternoon at Gilbert Paterson Middle School and Wilson Middle Sc...

Hockey Day during Ecole Agnes Davidson Winter Carnival

Hockey Day on Thursday afternoon was part of the Winter Carnival celebrations this week at Ecole Agnes Davidson School....

Quality of sleep important for teens

As a result of a presentation to our Board of Trustees, Lethbridge School District No. 51 has taken some time to explore...

Galbraith's Pay it Forward From the Heart Breakfast for Lunch

La Chefs provided all the food to the Galbraith Elementary School students and staff on Feb 8 for the school's Pay It Fo...

Second Spanish Bilingual Program now being offered at Coalbanks Elementary

Due to the overwhelming interest in the Kindergarten Spanish Bilingual program at Coalbanks Elementary School, Lethbridg...

Canada 150 ICE Scholarships

Based upon the new Lethbridge School District No. 51 Vision Statement – Learners are innovative thinkers who are suc...

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...

Kids in the Know personal safety program now being taught in District

Kids in the Know, a personal safety program, written and sponsored by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, is now i...

Sharon Mezei named principal of G.S. Lakie - replacing retiring Doug James

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Sharon Mezei has been named principal of G.S. Lakie Middle...

Associate Superintendent Don Lussier announces his retirement

Congratulations and best wishes to Don Lussier, who has announced he will be retiring as Associate Superintendent, Busin...

Powerschool for Parents

Powerschool for Parents - Account & Log In Information PowerSchool Parent Portal gives parents and students acces...

Westside elementary school boundaries now finalized for 2017/2018

Lethbridge School District No. 51 has finalized the new westside elementary school boundaries. The boundaries hav...

Board of Trustees approves new District Communications Plan

Lethbridge School District No. 51 has a new Communications Plan in place. The plan is a comprehensive guide to commun...

District receives Meritorious Budget Award from ASBO

The Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International has awarded Lethbridge School District No. 51 its Meri...

Click here for photos from the ICES pastor pancake breakfast

As a kickoff to the new school year, Immanuel Christian Elementary School held a pastor pancake breakfast on Sept. 11....

Website a one-stop-shop for parents seeking curriculum information

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Before you know it. Another school ye...

Lethbridge School District No. 51 Education Week Web Gallery

Lethbridge School District No. 51 Education Week Web Gallery features students’ representation endeavours Teachers...

Lethbridge School District Reacts to Provincial Budget

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is in the process of conducting a detailed review of the Provincial budget released ye...

Architects Present Designs for West Lethbridge Middle School

Representatives from Ferrari Westwood Babits Architects revealed the floor plans of the new school at the Board meeting....

Eighth Annual Town Hall Meeting Results

The eighth annual Town Hall Meeting was held on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 with approximately 180 students, parents and c...

Immanuel Christian Schools Joins District

Immanuel Christian Elementary School and Immanuel Christian High School will be joining Lethbridge School District No.51...