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News Archive

GHSD Stuff a Bus Campaign on December 7th

GHSD has organised a "Stuff a Bus" Campaign, in cooperation with the Strathmore Christmas Hamper/Food Bank.  Any students and staff wanting to participate, are asked to bring in a non-perishable food donation to Wheatland Elementary by December 7th.  On December 7th, GHSD will be touring all GHSD Schools with a Big Yellow Bus to stuff!​

November Wheatland PAC Meeting is November 29th

The next meeting for the Wheatland Parent Council will be happening Wednesday, November 29th @ 7pm at the school. Everyone is welcome! Free babysitting will be provided in the library. Hope to see you there.

Scholastic Book Fair is November 21st and 22nd

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR Wheatland Elementary School will be hosting another Scholastic Book Fair November 21st and 22nd. We invite you to come and support this literary event that helps encourage the joys and benefits of reading as well as supporting the school library. The book fair will be held in the school library Tuesday, November 21st and 22nd from 10:00am to 7:00pm.  The Book Fai...

Fire Alarm at Wheatland Elementary School this morning

This morning, around 9:30am, the fire alarm went off at Wheatland Elementary School. Staff and students walked over to Hope Covenant Church to stay out of the cold weather while the Strathmore Fire Department responded to the alarm. There was no fire, there was a bumped/pulled fire alarm switch in one of our hallways. Thanks to everyone for following our safety plan! Great Work Everyone!

WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY HOT LUNCH PROGRAM 2017-18

WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY HOT LUNCH PROGRAM 2017-18 Wheatland’s Hot Lunch program is one of the primary fundraisers run by Parent Council (PAC) volunteers. Money raised through Hot Lunch will support a variety of school programs and activities enjoyed by all students at Wheatland.  We will continue to place our orders through the user-friendly website Hotlunches.net. Since personal information is...

Earth Rangers Visits Wheatland Elementary School

Our Mission: To educate and empower children to Bring Back the Wild Kids love animals and want to protect them; it’s that simple. It’s also the reason why over 150,000 kids from all across Canada have signed up to become official Earth Rangers. Earth Rangers is the kids’ conservation organization, dedicated to educating children and their families about biodiversity, inspiring them to ad...

Remembrance Day Ceremony 2017

Our Remembrance Day Ceremony will be taking place in our school gymnasium at 10:15am on the morning of Friday, November 10th, and will be led by members of our student leadership council.

Wheatland Elementary School’s WE Scare Hunger Food Bank Drive

Wheatland Elementary School’s WE Scare Hunger Food Bank Drive   From October 23-30, the students and staff of our school once again held a Food Bank Drive benefiting the Wheatland Food Bank and the Strathmore & District Christmas Hamper Society.  As in 2015 & 2016, this event was held in October instead of December and was done in partnership with Strathmore Ford and the WE Scare Hung...

Winter Weather is Upon Us at Wheatland Elementary

With cold weather upon us, it is important to remind everyone of the Wheatland Elementary Winter Recess Guidelines, as well as some tips to keep everyone healthy this winter.   Students will be going outside for recess if the temperature is at or above -20 degrees Celsius (including wind-chill).  If the weather is below -20 degrees Celsius (including wind-chill), students will be allowed t...

Wheatland Elementary Launches New Website on November 1st

Wheatland Elementary is launching our new school website on November 1st.  All of the schools in GHSD are making this type of switch to their websites.  One exciting change is that it will be Smartphone friendly.  We are crossing our fingers that the transition will go smoothly with no glitches!  We will continue to update our Facebook page if our website is not running smoothly for the 1s...

Wheatland Eco-Avengers Reusable Grocery Bag Fundraiser for the Water Project

The Eco Avengers would like you to join them in making #OneSmallChange this year! They are making a commitment to only use reusable bags while shopping. To launch this project, they are selling reusable bags sporting a student designed Eco Avenger logo for $5.00 each! All funds raised from the bag sale will be donated to thewaterproject.org to support their project of making clean and accessible w...

Wheatland Elementary's 2nd Lock Down Practice

Wheatland Elementary practiced our 2nd Lock Down Drill of the year this afternoon. Students and staff did a fantastic job! Thanks for practicing for our safety!

WE Scare Hunger Food Bank Drive

The students and staff of our school will once again be holding a Food Bank Drive benefiting the Wheatland County Food Bank and the Strathmore & District Christmas Hamper Society. We are delighted to have been supporting these organizations for over 15 years now, and are very excited to announce that we will be continuing with the same approach to this endeavor that we have now done for the las...

Habit #1 Be Proactive

  Habit #1 – Be Proactive  I am a responsible person.  I take initiative.  I choose my actions, attitudes and moods.  I do not blame others for my wrong actions.  I do the right thing without being asked, even when no one is looking.   Hand sign for Habit 1:  Be Proactive Place your thumb to your chest. Practice at home: (taken from The 7 Habits of Healthy Kids by Sean C...

Wheatland Elementary is a Leader in Me School

As most of you already know, Wheatland Elementary is a Leader in Me School.  Most of the staff have participated in professional development and training in the program.   The Leader in Me program is based on the concepts of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey and focuses on the premise that  all students have the capacity to lead in their own lives and affect those around...

Student Achievement on the Rise in Golden Hills

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2016-2017 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “Our focus is students who are gaining the skills to become strong collaborative critical thinkers, problem solvers, innovators an...

Results for the 2017 School Board of Trustee Election

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - Golden Hills School Division is pleased to announce the Board Trustees Ward 1 Three Hills, Torrington, Huxley, Trochu and Area – Barry Kletke – Incumbent - Acclaimed Ward 2 Acme, Carbon, Linden and area –  James Northcott - Acclaimed Ward 3 Drumheller – Justin Bolin -Elected Ward 4 Strathmore (2 Vacancies) – Robert Pirie...

Wheatland Elementary's 2nd Fire Drill of the School Year.

Wheatland Elementary had our 2nd Fire Drill of this year around 2:00pm this afternoon. All students and staff did an amazing job quickly and safely exiting the building! Great work Wheatland Elementary!

Wheatland Elementary's Gift Card Fundraiser

Gift card fundraiser has started and will run until November 1. There will be a prize draw for those that participate, as well as a prize for the homeroom with the most total sales. A school wide prize of a movie and popcorn afternoon will be rewarded if we can reach our goal of raising over $10,000. Order sheets are available in the office if you need them. Thank you to everyone for participatin...

BOKS is Back for the 2017-18 School Year

Wheatland Elementary is proud to be running our BOKS program again for the 2017-18 School Year. Permission forms have been sent home to be signed and returned. You can still register for this program... Check out the registration forms that can be found on the Wheatland Elementary Website > Documents and Forms > Physical Education > BOKS Registration!   Last year we had approximat...

BOOSTER JUICE FUNDRAISER FOR WHEATLAND P.A.C.

BOOSTER JUICE FUNDRAISER FOR WHEATLAND P.A.C. The Wheatland P.A.C. (Parent Advisory Council), along with Hot Lunch, has teamed up with Booster Juice, to offer a great deal on Regular Size Smoothies.  We will be selling Smoothie Vouchers for $5.00 through the Hot Lunch website. Regular size smoothies are priced at $6.25, so this is a great opportunity to buy in bulk, get some great stocking...

Active Living Day on Thursday October 5th

Wheatland Elementary School will be welcoming a divers lineup of community experts and parent volunteers to our school on Thursday October 5th for this year's Active Living Day! Please make sure your students are dressed to be active and warm, as some of the events include indoor and outdoor stations!

Wheatland Eco-Avengers Drawing Contest

The Wheatland Eco-Avengers are going to be selling reusable canvas grocery bags to raise money for the water project (https://thewaterproject.org/). On these reusable bags we will have a student made "Wheatland Eco-Avengers" logo printed on one of the sides, so we are holding a school-wide drawing contest (participants do NOT have to be in Eco-Avengers).   All entries are due Octo...

Wheatland Elementary's Terry Fox Run 2017

Terry Fox often said that it was the youth who would carry forth his efforts and work towards a world without cancer. Millions of students across Canada take part in the Terry Fox School Run every year raising funds for cancer research, making it one of the largest fundraising events in Canadian history and one of the largest displays of solidarity this planet has ever seen! By participating we wi...

Spirit Day @ Wheatland Elementary

All students (and staff) in our school are assigned to a house team - the The Yellow Lions, Green Tigers, Red Panthers, or Blue Cheetahs. Please ask your student what house team they are!  Our first Spirit Day is Friday, September 29. Students are invited to wear something that has their house team colour on it, to earn points for their teams.

Wheatland Elementary's 1st Lock Down Practice

Wheatland Elementary practiced our 1st Lock Down Drill of the year this morning. Students and staff did a fantastic job! Thanks for practicing for our safety!

Wheatland Eco-Avengers Begin our Recycling & Composting Program

Thanks to our AMAZING grade 4 team of teachers and students, we are able to start recycling and composting Monday, September 11, 2017.  We encourage all our staff, students (pre-K to grade 6) and their families to participate in keeping our world a cleaner, safer place. Remember - ALL FOOD ITEMS may be composted. This includes CARDBOARD, shredded paper, tea bags, and more! MOST of our Hot lunc...

STEAM Week September 11th to 15th

Wheatland Elementary is excited to be having our 1st STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Week of the year this week!  Make sure to ask your students all about STEAM!   WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY's STEAM Definition:  Developing critical thinkers, collaborators, creators, innovators and contributors through a culture of integrated and connected Science, Technology, Engineering, Ar...

Meet the Teacher Night

Everyone is welcome to join us Thursday, September 7th at 6:30pm for Meet the Teacher Night. We will begin in the gym, with some information about the school. After that, you're welcome to visit in your student's classroom for a visit. Hope to see you there!

Hot Lunch Program for 2017-18

WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY HOT LUNCH PROGRAM 2017-18 Wheatland’s Hot Lunch program is one of the primary fundraisers run by Parent Council (PAC) volunteers. Money raised through Hot Lunch will support a variety of school programs and activities enjoyed by all students at Wheatland.  We will continue to place our orders through the user-friendly website Hotlunches.net. Since personal information is...

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

For your convenience, we’ve made arrangements for families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc (iA Financial Group). Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents and is especially valuable for fa...

School Supplies

Dear Parents & Guardians of Wheatland Elementary School, Teachers at Wheatland Elementary School are busy planning  for the 2017-2018 school year.  One of the topics of conversation every year is student supplies and we believe that we have come up with a great option for our families!  The school will be purchasing and providing educational student supplies to all of our students for the lo...

Need Busing for the 2017-18 School Year? Register Online!

GHSD is busy planning transportation for next year and would very much appreciate some help from all of you. Our online registration is open and ready to receive registrations for September transportation. Parents can register online using the GHSD website using the Transportation Dept link (the big yellow bus). Parents who do not have internet access can always call us at 403-934-5121 ext 2001...

Student School Supplies for 2017-2018

Dear Parents & Guardians of Wheatland Elementary School, Teachers at Wheatland Elementary School are busy planning  for the 2017-2018 school year.  One of the topics of conversation every year is student supplies and we believe that we have come up with a great option for our families!  The school will be purchasing and providing educational student supplies to all of our students for the...

Parent Survey - 2016-2017- Family School Community Resource Counseling Program

As a program we are interested in your feedback about the Family School Community Resource Counseling Program offered in your school. Completing this survey is voluntary and you may choose to NOT answer all of the questions. All responses that you provide will be managed in accordance with the Freedom of Information of Privacy Act. In order to maintain anonymity all information you give us will re...

New Playground Equipment for Wheatland Elementary

Wheatland Elementary School’s Parent Advisory Council has made a motion to budget $30,000 of the Casino Funds into playground equipment. We are really excited to be able to expand and add a few more pieces. Our goal is to provide some spaces that would appeal to the older students.   Playground equipment is an expensive investment and we are trying to make the $30,000 go as far...

Grade 6 PAT Schedule 2017

Grade 6 Provincial Achievement Test Schedule 2017 Gr 6 English Language Arts (Part A):  Thursday, May 11, 2017 Gr 6 English Language Arts (Part B):  Monday, June 19th, 2017 Gr 6 Math (Part A & B):  Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 Gr 6 Social Studies:  Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 Gr 6 Science:  Friday, June 23rd, 2017 Quick Facts for Parents/Guardians What are PATs? Provincial Achievement T...

Let’s Explore STEAM at Wheatland Elementary School

The Educational Partnership Foundation Funds the “Let’s Explore STEAM” Initiative Strathmore, AB- More than 400 students at Wheatland Elementary (preK-Grade 6) will be participating in the “Let’s Explore STEAM” Initiative with funding provided by The Educational Partnership Foundation, under the Foundation’s Innovation/Entrepreneurship category. Teachers and volunteers from Whe...

Scholastic Book Fair

Come check out the Scholastic book fair Tuesday March 21st - 10:00am to 3:30pm Wednesday March 22nd - 10:00am to 7:00pm  

Free MedicAlert® Bracelets for Wheatland Elementary Students

Wheatland Elementary and GHSD #75 are happy to be involved in getting any child requiring a MedicAlert® Bracelet, FREE OF CHARGE. The MedicAlert® Foundation Canada is a charitable organization which is the leading provider of emergency medical information services linked to customized medical bracelets and necklaces. We are pleased to be able to offer MedicAlert memberships to students (from ag...

BOKS @ Wheatland Elementary

Wheatland Elementary is thrilled to be hosting BOKS again this year, as a FREE Before School program that allows kids to get moving and helps to boost their academic performance! The program runs Tuesday and Thursday mornings... You can still register for this program... Check out the registration forms that can be found on the Wheatland Elementary Website > Documents and Forms > Physical Educatio...

2017-18 Kindergarten Registration is now OPEN @ Wheatland Elementary

2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration is now OPEN! Must Be 5 years old by February 28th, 2018 Montessori Kindergarten (Monday-Friday 8:35-12:35pm) or Full Day Kindergarten (Monday-Friday 8:35-3:20pm) For more information contact the school. Kindergarten Registration Form 2017-18 Principal – Amy Van Vliet / Associate – Michelle Rushford 220 Brent Blvd, Strathmore, Alberta T1P 1...

Pre-K Registration is now OPEN

Wheatland Elementary School's Montessori Pre-Kindergarten Program is now accepting registrations for the 2017-18 School Year! Montessori is an individualized, student-centered, hands-on approach to education.  We focus on children’s natural, emotional, social and physical development.  Montessori Pre-Kindergarten Program for Ages 3 & 4 Must be 3 before September 1, 2017. Monday/Wed...

Siksika Outreach Students visit Wheatland Elementary

Be the Change @ Wheatland Elementary On December 15 students from Siksika Outreach School (SOS) brought a small, yet integral part of their Siksika culture to the Grade 3 classes at Wheatland Elementary School. As part of the Seeds Connections program, which these students joined in September, Disa Crow Chief, KC Calf Robe, Teya Rabbit Carrier and Tiahna Eagle Rib created a way to share their c...

Hot Lunch @ Wheatland Elementary

Hot Lunch is one of the primary fundraisers run by our Parent Advisory Council (PAC). Hot Lunch will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the school year. The money raised from the profits of Hot Lunch are often used to support schoolwide initiatives and to add special extras to theme days (eg. hot chocolate, apples, freezies) at school.  We receive many wishes each year from students,...

Tuesday Tea

Join the Wheatland Administration the 'first' Tuesday of every month for "Tuesday Tea" in our staff room. This is an opportunity for community members to join us informally for conversation and collaboration. Just drop by...Looking forward to connecting. Tuesday Teas will be hosted:  December 6th, January 17th, February 7th, March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd & June 13th.

Welcome WAKAPA

On Thursday, Wheatland Elementary unveiled our brand new school mascot, Wakapa the Wildcat!!! This is a project that has been almost 3 years in the making and our Full Student Leadership Council (which includes students from grades 1-6) have been involved. The naming contest took place first, with the winning name, Wakapa, being a First Nations name meaning "To Excel". The actual mascot costume wa...

Wheatland Elementary is a Leader in Me School

Wheatland Elementary is a Leader in Me School.  Most of the staff have participated in professional development and training in the program.   The Leader in Me program is based on the concepts of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey and focuses on the premise that  all students have the capacity to lead in their own lives and affect those around them by making positive choi...