More students in Plum Coulee School have access to musical instruments for the school band program, thanks to the generosity of doners in the community. The band program has obtained a number of instruments for students in the school over the last two years.
GVSD wishes to congratulate the students from Northlands Parkway Collegiate who competed and won medals at theSkills Canada National Competition held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on May 27-30, 2015. The students proved that they are among the very best in Canada!
As part of the continued celebration of reading, J.R. Walkof School recently held another reading night at the Winkler Public Library. Winkler Mayor Martin Harder was the guest reader for the evening.
Plum Coulee students are enjoying new school sports jerseys, thanks to partnerships in the community that support the school. The new sports jerseys were recently acquired with funding through the Plum Coulee branch of Access Credit Union.
This spring the city of Winkler created an opportunity for all grade 4 students in Winkler to enter a poster contest to celebrate Arbor Day. The theme of the submission was required to be “Go Out on a Limb”, seeking to get students involved and excited about the important role trees play in our community and our health.