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Jul 17 - Podcast launched by Northern Lights

On July 10, 2017, Northern Lights Public Schools launched a brand new podcast called Northern Lives.  The focus of N...

Jun 29 - CLHS student selected for Minister's Youth Council

Congratulations to Jennifer Belanger from Cold Lake High School for being selected for the Minister's Youth Council! ...

Jun 29 - Kikino Principal is "Outstanding Canadian"

Congratulations to Kikino School Principal Laurie Thompson for being selected as one of 50 Outstanding Canadians by Shaw...

Jun 23 - Register Now

Northern Lights is now accepting registrations for Full-TIme Out of School Care for the 2017-2018 school year. Full-T...

Jun 23 - Under the Northern Lights

At the June 22 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board, trustees met with MLA Scott Cyr, approved the 2017-2...

Jun 23 - June Division Digest

The final edition of The Division Digest for the 2016-2017 school year features highlights from our schools from May 18...

Jun 20 - New Principal at Ecole Plamondon School

Northern Lights Public Schools is pleased to announce that Karen Grygus has been appointed Principal of École Plamondon...

Jun 9 - Under the Northern Lights

Highlights from the June 7, 2017 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are included in this ed...

May 29 - The Division Digest

The May edition of the Division Digest features highlights from our schools from April 13 to May 17. MAY 2017 DIVISIO...

May 25 - Under the Northern Lights

Highlights from the May 24, 2017 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are included in this ed...

May 17 - 2017 Accountability Pillar

Northern Lights Public Schools would like to thank all of the parents, students and staff who took the time to participa...

May 8 - 2017 Staff Recognition Event

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees recognized the achievements of its retirees, long serving staff and...

May 8 - J.A. Williams sends top students to Skills Canada Provincials

Eight students from J.A. Williams High School in Lac La Biche will head to Edmonton on May 10 and 11 to test their mettl...

May 4 - Under the Northern Lights

Highlights from the May 3, 2017 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are included in this edi...

Apr 24 - April Parent Bulletin

The April edition of the Northern Lights Parent Bulletin features information on Mental Health Week activities, as well...

Apr 21 - Under the Northern Lights

Highlights from the April 19 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are included in this editio...

Apr 20 - The Division Digest

The April edition of the Division Digest features highlights from our schools from March 15 to April 6. APRIL DIVISIO...

Apr 7 - Under the Northern Lights

At the April 3 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board, trustees discussed participation in a Rural Educatio...

Apr 6 - 2017 Science Olympics

Northern Lights students catapulted, floated, elevated, and stuck their noses out to meet the challenges presented to th...

Mar 27 - Science Olympics returns

In just nine days, students in grades 6 to 9 will put their teamwork, problem-solving, creativity, and STEM (science, te...

Mar 24 - March Division Digest

The March edition of The Division Digest features highlights from our schools from February 15 to March 15. March Div...

Mar 23 - BCHS approved for modernization

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees is thrilled that a modernization of Bonnyville Centralized High Sch...

Mar 23 - Edwin Parr nominee

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees has selected Brittany Norton as its nominee for the Alberta School...

Mar 13 - Reserves directed to Three-Year Education Plan priorities

Northern Lights Public Schools is investing $2.4 million in the priority areas identified in the division's Three-Year E...

Mar 9 - Under the Northern Lights

The highlights from the March 8 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are included in the late...

Mar 6 - CAE partnership

Northern Lights is pleased to announce a new partnership with CAE that will provide enhanced learning opportunities to s...

Mar 2 - Parent Bulletin

The February Parent Bulletin features information about School Cash Online and how participation has been increasing thr...

Feb 23 - Under the Northern Lights

This edition of Under the Northern Lights features highlights from the February 22 meeting of the Northern Lights Public...

Feb 23 - February Division Digest

This month's Division Digest features highlights from our schools from January 8 to February 15.

Feb 8 - Feedback Opportunity

Northern Lights Public Schools is asking for feedback on its draft of Administrative Procedure 303 - Registration of Ind...

Feb 8 - Under the Northern Lights

Under the Northern Lights, the highlights from the February 6 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Tru...

Feb 1 - Trustee leaves a lasting legacy

Northern Lights Public Schools would like to express its deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Tr...

Jan 27 - January Division Digest

The first Division Digest of 2017 is now available and can be read by clicking HERE. The January 2017 issue features...

Jan 13 - Under the Northern Lights

Under the Northern Lights features highlights from the January 11, 2017 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Bo...

Jan 4 - Important information regarding education property tax collection

The December 2016 edition of the Your County In Touch newsletter distributed by Lac La Biche County included some inaccu...

Jan 4 - Wanted: Bus Drivers

Northern Lights and its bus contractors are always on the lookout for people interested in becoming school bus drivers a...

Dec 8 - Outreach student creates crosses for veterans

The Bonnyville Legion recently saw crosses created by Bonnyville Outreach School student Martin Hassan in the Mobile Tra...

Dec 1 - AERR and Three-Year Plan

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees approved the Combined Three-Year Education Plan (2016-2019) and Ann...

Nov 16 - New Dual Credit Course

Students throughout Alberta have the opportunity to learn about Entrepreneurship while earning high school and college c...

Nov 15 - Vera M. Welsh selected for school nutrition pilot program

Northern LIghts Public Schools would like to thank the Government of Alberta for selecting Vera M. Welsh Elementary Scho...

Oct 27 - Healthy Active Schools Symposium

Students from Northern Lights Public Schools joined other students from throughout the Lakeland region in Bonnyville on...

Oct 14 - Grand Opening of Cold Lake Elementary School

​Northern Lights Public Schools celebrated the new Cold Lake Elementary School with an official Grand Opening ceremon...

Oct 12 - Imperial supports Youth Achievement Program

Thank you to Imperial for reaffirming its commitment to the Youth Achievement Program at Cold Lake Middle School. This p...

Oct 3 - Outreach teacher award for innovation

Northern Lights Public Schools offers sincere congratulations to Cold Lake Outreach School teacher Lara Ripkens for her...

Sep 16 - Under the Northern Lights

The highlights from the September 14, 2016 meeting of the Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees are posted HE...

Sep 1 - 2016 Friends

The Northern Lights Public Schools Board of Trustees presented Friends of Education Awards to four long-time supporters...

Aug 30 - Board eliminates busing fees

There will be no fees for Northern Lights Public Schools students to take the bus to school this year. Yesterday (Mon...

Aug 30 - Board selects new Board Chair

Northern Lights Public Schools is pleased to announce that Trustee Mandi Skogen will serve as Board Chair for the 2016-2...

Aug 25 - System Day 2016

Northern Lights Public Schools is strengthening its commitment to promoting Health and Wellness throughout the school di...

Jun 28 - C-School prepares for 10th Anniversary year

C-School turns 10 next year and Northern Lights was thrilled to receive $60,000 in funding from Cenovus to support C-Sch...