SEPTEMBER 24, 2021 -- There must be truth before reconciliation. With this in mind, Dr. James Daschuk, author of Clearing the Plains, was invited to speak to all of the staff at Judge Bryant School during one of the opening PD days in August.cathy.wall Fri, 09/24/2021 - 08:30
RBE What's New
September 20, 2021--On September 17, 2021, the Government of Saskatchewan implemented a Public Health Order that includes specific directives for schools that support Regina Public Schools safety protocols, including the requirement of mask use in all our schools and facilities.
The following new Government of Saskatchewan requirements help clarify and explain how your school administration will respond and communicate with parents when there is a case of COVID-19 in the school.
SEPTEMBER 14, 2021 (UPDATED) -- The Saskatchewan Health Authority will be working with school divisions to offer COVID-19 vaccinations for students born in 2009 or who are older.
To read the letter to parents/caregivers, please CLICK HERE.
For the consent form, please CLICK HERE.
September 8, 2021 – At the meeting of the Regina Board of Education on September 7, 2021, current trustees welcomed and thanked former trustee Aleana Young for her eight years of service with the Board. Chairperson Adam Hicks presented her with a plaque reflecting the school division’s Shared Values: I Belong; I Am Responsible; I Want To Know and I Respect.cathy.wall Wed, 09/08/2021 - 13:20
September 3, 2021 -- Effective Tuesday, September 7, 2021, Regina Public Schools will be requiring mask use in all its high schools. This means that masks will need to be worn by all employees, students and visitors at Regina Public Schools’ eight high schools, Campus Regina Public and the Allan Blakeney Adult Campus.
This decision is made following recommendations from Regina area Medical Health Officers and the continued increase in COVID-19 caseload in the Regina area.
September 1, 2021 – Regina Board of Education Chairperson Adam Hicks brings greetings to all parents/guardians, students and employees on the first day of classes. Mr. Hicks also highlights some of the plans and what to look forward to in Regina Public schools in the 2021-22 school year.
To view the video, please CLICK HERE.cathy.wall Wed, 09/01/2021 - 08:06
August 31, 2021 -- Today, some Regina Public Schools families may have received an email regarding student transportation. This communication was sent by Regina Catholic Schools in error.
For your information, Regina Public Schools shares some contact information with Regina Catholic Schools because both school divisions share several joint transportation routes.
We apologize for any confusion or inconvenience these erroneous communications may have caused your family. We are working to correct the issue to ensure that it does not happen again.
If your child is transported, you will have already received information about Regina Public Schools transportation that was sent out earlier in August.terry.lazarou Tue, 08/31/2021 - 16:32
AUGUST 23, 2021 -- To read the Director's message to families, students and colleagues about back-to-school protocols, please CLICK HERE.
To read a copy of the "Safe Return to School Guidelines" for fall 2021, please CLICK HERE.
UPDATE September 3, 2021: Effective Tuesday, September 7, 2021, Regina Public Schools will be requiring mask use in all its schools, high schools and division buildings.cathy.wall Mon, 08/23/2021 - 09:37
AUGUST 19, 2021 – In January, Regina Public Schools announced that it had enhanced the ventilation systems in all its schools and buildings. In addition to cleaning protocols that were also put in place, the school division is working to minimize health and safety risks to students and staff.
Looking forward to the 2021-22 school year, the enhanced ventilation systems and increased airflow in schools and all buildings are a key component to the safe return to school.
The air filtration systems use a technology called “bipolar ionization.” This filtration:cathy.wall Thu, 08/19/2021 - 14:01
AUGUST 16, 2021 -- Regina Public Schools and the City of Regina would like to remind everyone to keep safe while cycling and to wear a helmet.
For additional cycling information, please CLICK HERE.cathy.wall Mon, 08/16/2021 - 08:16
June 28, 2021 – After learning about Treaty 4, Regina Public Schools eSchool Grade 1 students were invited to make a video of themselves reciting the Treaty 4 affirmation in English, Cree, or other language used at home. These Grade 1 learners were invited to have these affirmations in a place that is special to them or to what they have been learning about Turtle Island and First Nations culture this school year.
The result is delightful. See the video here.cathy.wall Mon, 06/28/2021 - 15:30
June 28, 2021 -- Kitchener Community School Indigenous Advocate Jessica Madiratta was recently interviewed on the 99.3 County FM (Prince Edward County ON) radio program, Grapevine.
Listen to the interview with Lynn Pickering here.cathy.wall Mon, 06/28/2021 - 14:29
JUNE 28, 2021 -- As June comes to an end, Regina Public Schools would like to share some of its recent Pride activities that occurred during the month.
To view a few of the stories, please CLICK HERE.cathy.wall Mon, 06/28/2021 - 08:46
JUNE 16, 2021 -- Happiness. Did you know that there is a science behind this?
Happiness, to be sustained, is not about collecting more stuff or spending big; it is about how we choose to manage our thoughts, actions and reactions on a daily basis. This results in being more motivated, engaged, creative and resilient.
To learn more about the science of happiness, please CLICK HERE.cathy.wall Wed, 06/16/2021 - 08:03
JUNE 14, 2021 -- The Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Arts & Literacy program at Winston Knoll Collegiate was part of an amazing art project with Logan MacDonald this year. They will be participating in the closing of Logan’s exhibition through a virtual presentation on Wednesday, June 16th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Celebration and Screening event:cathy.wall Mon, 06/14/2021 - 10:57
JUNE 10, 2021 -- In 2021-22, Lakeview School will turn 100 years old! The School Community Council is planning a number of activities for current students and alumni. Fundraising is now underway to support the year-long celebration, including a party in the spring of 2022.
To find out how you can provide your support, please CLICK HERE.cathy.wall Thu, 06/10/2021 - 14:27
JUNE 10, 2021 -- In 2019, The Deaf & Hard of Hearing (DHH) program at Winston Knoll Collegiate was approached by The Dunlop Art Gallery to collaborate with artist Logan MacDonald on an upcoming art exhibition. Logan MacDonald is a queer visual artist and curator from Newfoundland. He identifies as a settler with European/Mi’kmaq ancestry.
Logan is part of a unique yet growing community of settler-identified, newly federally acknowledged Mi’kmaq from Newfoundland, who are looking at ways to revive their Mi’kmaq culture. Logan has toured extensively, exploring Indigenous identity in Canada. Logan has degenerative hearing loss and wanted to explore how hearing loss impacts individuals’ ability to learn about their culture as well as Deaf culture.cathy.wall Thu, 06/10/2021 - 08:54
June 9, 2021 -- From a Government of Saskatchewan news release.
Construction Underway At Future Site Of New Joint-Use École St. Pius X And Argyle Elementary Schools In Regina
Shovels are in the ground at the future site of the new joint-use facility replacing Argyle School and École St. Pius X elementary schools. The Saskatchewan company Quorex Construction Services Ltd. has been awarded the contract to build the facility and has already begun digging the foundation of the 11,050 square metre building – bigger than a CFL football field.terry.lazarou Wed, 06/09/2021 - 11:03
JUNE 9, 2021 -- Value yourself. Stress (work/life) can, at times, make us forget that we are worthy individuals.
Remind yourself of past achievements; take a moment to reflect and appreciate yourself.
This is one way of owning your mental health and sustaining happiness.cathy.wall Wed, 06/09/2021 - 07:46