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Strathmore In Town

S-01 Run 1 Jim
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S-02 Run 1 Kevin
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S-02 Run 2 Kevin
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S-03 Run 1 Andrew
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S-03 Run 2 Andrew
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S-04 Run 1 Jeanette
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S-04 Run 2 Jeanette
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S-05 Run 1 Robert
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S-05 Run 2 Robert
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S-06 Run 1 Leslie
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S-06 Run 2 Leslie
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S-07 Run 1 Susan
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S-07 Run 2 Susan
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S-08 Run 1 Relief Driver
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S-08 Run 2 Relief Driver
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S-09 Run 1 Tammie
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S-09 Run 2 Tammie
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S-10 International Hank
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Strathmore Out of Town

SM-01 - Ron K
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SM-02 - Suzie
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SM-03 - Dave
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SM-04 - Nicola
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SM-05 - Susan M
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SM-06 - Adriana
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SM-07 - Danielle
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SM-08 - Lori
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SM-09 - Fred
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SM-10 - Amber
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SM-11 - Marilyn
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SM-12 - Jenn
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SM-13 - Jessica
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SM-14 - Bonnie
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SM-15 Daphne G
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News Archive

Golden Hills Students to Transition to At-Home Learning

Dear Parents, As per Premier Jason Kenney's May 4 announcement, all Alberta schools will temporarily transition to at-home learning. Effective Friday, May 7, all Golden Hills School Division K to 12 students will transition to at-home learning. We are expecting to return to regular in-person learning on Tuesday, May 25. We have the next few days to prepare for this shif...

New Draft Curriculum Alberta Education Information Sessions

Alberta Education is renewing school curriculum. On March 29, 2021, Minister of Education, the Honourable Adriana LaGrange released the draft Kindergarten to Grade 6 curriculum, which is available for review here: https://www.alberta.ca/curriculum.aspx?utm_source=redirect&utm_medium=all&utm_campaign=GoA&utm_term=Curriculum Alberta Education is holding online sessions so Albertans can hear info...

Golden Hills Daily Symptom Screening Tool

We would like to remind parents and students to continue to use the daily symptom screening tool as we will continue to follow the health protocols. Golden Hills School Division also has 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...

Wheatland Elementary's Temporary Shift to At-Home Learning

April 27th, 2021 Dear Wheatland Elementary Parents, Students, and Staff, As you are aware, the Strathmore area is currently experiencing a very high number of active Covid cases in the community.  Unfortunately, some of those community cases have impacted our school and a number of our staff and students must self isolate as per the provincial health order.  As a result of the...

April is EARTH MONTH at Wheatland Elementary!

April is EARTH MONTH at Wheatland Elementary!  You and your family are invited to participate in these Earth-saving events for the month of April, and beyond!   April 1 - WWF EARTH HOUR: Each class is challenged to turn off the lights/devices in their classroom for AT LEAST 1 hour on April 1st. This includes Phantom Power (items that remain plugged in even when they aren’t in use). Plan...

Alberta Education's 2021 Accountability Pillar Survey

To Parents/Guardians of All Grade 4 Students at Wheatland Elementary: As an annual check-up on the education system, the Accountability Pillar provides an opportunity for Alberta Education and school authorities to ensure that we are equipping students for success.  All parents/guardians who have students in Grade 4 at Wheatland Elementary will be mailed, to their home address, the Accountabil...

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. 

The Great Outdoor Challenge @ Wheatland Elementary

WELCOME TO THE GREAT OUTDOOR CHALLENGE @ WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY !! Mrs. Shearer, our physical education specialist, is launching a new challenge to all staff, students and families! Our goal as a school is to complete a total of 1000 hours outside! Students and staff will create a big poster to keep track of our success! There is no deadline, so as the weather continues to get warmer, it...

Montessori Pre-K Program for 2021-2022

We are pleased to announce that we will be running our Montessori Pre-K program for the 2021-2022 School Year!   Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we believe that it is important for children to have the opportunity to grow, play, and connect with other kids.  We know that our program plays a vital role in your child's social and academic development and believe it is important for us to...

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration is now OPEN at Wheatland Elementary School

Pre-K & Kindergarten Registration is now open for the 2021-2022 School Year! Welcome to the Wheatland Elementary Family! We can’t wait to have you join us! Registration forms can be found at the following link  http://wheatland.ghsd75.ca/Registration.php or come by the office for a copy of the registration form!  Tours of the school can be booked through the Scho...

GHSD welcomes all students back to in-person learning!

Golden Hills School Division welcomes all students back to in-person learning! We trust that you have had an excellent winter break and we are looking forward to welcoming back all students, kindergarten to grade 12, to regular in school learning on Monday, January 11, 2021. This coming Monday, all buses will be running and all schools will be operating as they were prior to December 2020....

What is Wheatland Montessori?

What is Wheatland Montessori? Wheatland Montessori is an educational approach blending the Montessori Method and public education.  Wheatland Elementary offers a Montessori educational program from pre-school to grade 3. Montessori was pioneered by Dr. Maria Montessori, with the first Montessori school opening in 1907.  The Wheatland Montessori program began at Wheatland Elementary in Sept...

WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY HOT LUNCH PROGRAM 2020-21

Hot Lunch is Back! WHEATLAND ELEMENTARY HOT LUNCH PROGRAM 2020-2021 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 websit...

Winter Weather has Arrived

With cold weather upon us, it is important to remind everyone of the Wheatland Elementary Winter Recess Guidelines.  Students will also be going outside for some of their physical education classes throughout the Winter Season. Students will be going outside for recess if the temperature is at or above -24 degrees Celsius (including wind-chill).  If the weather is below -24 degrees Celsius...

IMPORTANT Power School Parent Portal Account SET-UP Information

How to complete the Student Verification Form - Parent Portal Account This needs to be done each school year!  :) 1. Go to https://sis.ghsd75.ca/public/home.html to log in. 2. Click on the School Engage icon at the bottom left of your screen 3. Click on the Incomplete Forms under Notifications or on the little grey bell at the top right hand corner of your screen. 4. Follo...

Earth Day Playground and Community Clean-Up

On April 23 Wheatland Elementary staff and students will be participating in their annual Earth Day Playground and Community clean-up.  We SYNERGIZE by working together to take care of our environment.  Students are welcome to bring work gloves from home if they wish.   Wheatland staff and students also support Earth Day by recycling dry markers and pens.  Two cents is donated to Earth...

Wheatland Elementary PAC Meeting

The next Wheatland Parent Council will be happening Wednesday, March 28th @ 6 pm at the school. Please note the adjusted start time! Everyone is welcome! Free babysitting will be provided in the library. Hope to see you there.

Right at School Parent Survey from GHSD

Dear Golden Hills School Division Parents/Guardian, Right At School, a nationally recognized tuition-based before and after-school AND summer camp enrichment provider, has approached us to offer their “Right Club” program on-site at our schools next year. After seeing presentations and meeting with key leadership, we believe that this may be a valuable opportunity for our students and pa...

GHSD Bus Route Notification Subscription

GHSD Bus Route Notification Subscription You can now receive email notifications when your child’s bus is delayed or cancelled. Step 1: Visit the Golden Hills School Division Website at www.ghsd75.ca Step 2: Click on the Transportation Department Link (the Yellow School bus) Step 3: Click on the Notification Subscription button on the left hand side of the page Step 4: Pic...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

WE Scare Hunger Food Bank Drive

Wheatland Elementary School will once again be holding a Food Bank Drive benefiting the Wheatland Food Bank and the Strathmore & District Christmas Hamper Society. We will be partnering with Strathmore Ford and the WE Scare Hunger program which is a venture of WE Schools.  This Endeavour ties in beautifully with our Leader in Me initiative at Wheatland Elementary.  The Food Bank Drive will take...

Big Crunch/Active Living Day

Thank you to our volunteers Melanie Hayes, Kelly Quinton and Angie Boyd for spending the day at our Big Crunch Station during our Active Living Day. Big Crunch helps to promote healthy choices made by the students when it comes to choosing a snack. Thank you to the Grade 6 students that also helped to wash all of the apples. We purchased 400 apples from CO-OP in Strathmore, a big thank you t...

Fundraising for Wheatland School

Coming in October...  PAC is very excited about our upcoming fundraiser because by purchasing groceries (something we all do anyways) we can raise money for Wheatland Elementary School! Stay tuned for more information.

Kindergarten Registration

Watch this video to learn more about Kindergartens at Golden Hills School Division. Kindergarten Registration is now open.  Please come to the school office to Register between 9 AM and 4:00 PM weekdays. Regular Kindergarten is Full Day Everyday.   Montessori Kindergarten runs mornings 8:35-12:35 everyday.  Child must be 5 years old by Feb 28,2017. Please bring your child's bir...

Lost and Found

At the end of each month, the lost and found items will be bagged up each month and donated to the local Shelter. Please have your child check the Lost and Found.

New On-line Access to Marks and Attendance for Your Child

Golden Hills is excited to provide access to parents to their students learner profile on-line.  With this new tool you will be able to access your child's attendance, marks and other additional information.  Please see below on how to access this new resource. Learner Profile process: There are two parts to the new Learner Profile; one part is the actual paper copy that will be sent home by...