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!
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.
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.
Garden Valley Collegiate hosted a year-end Fine Arts Festival from Tuesday, May 26th through Thursday, May 28, 2015. The event celebrated fine arts in the areas of Visual Art, Drama, Film Production, Choir, and Band, and took place upstairs in the new commons area known as "The Zone."