News

Connection Friday - October Video

Posted on Oct. 23, 2020

See the video below to see what we did on our October Connection Friday! Thanks Ms. Easthope for the video! 

October Update

Posted on Oct. 8, 2020

Staff and students are in the swing of things at Huntsville School. Here are some quick updates to keep in mind!    No School - Friday, Oct 9 (Staff only day) No School - Monday Oct 12 (Thanksgiving)…

Should my child stay home?

Posted on Sep. 10, 2020

The school division has created a document to help parents decide whether or not to isolate for 10 days, or if they can come back when symptoms go away. Please use this document as a reference!

September Parent Newsletter

Posted on Sep. 4, 2020

Click here to view our September start up Newsletter. 

Daily COVID Symptom Checklist

Posted on Sep. 4, 2020

Please use this checklist to check your child's health before sending them to school.    

Start Up

Posted on Sep. 4, 2020

We have had a great start up week at Huntsville School and are so excited to be in the new building. It's great to finally come together again as a community and school. Students and staff have eagerly…

Grad Feature: A ‘Come-Back’ Story - Maria Dyck

Posted on Jun. 26, 2020

PICTURE BUTTE, AB Like many students, Maria Dyck was torn between holding down a full time job and wanting to finish high school. But this hardworking and very independent young woman would show everyone…

Grad Feature: Ice Wall Climbing & Beyond - Sefora…

Posted on Jun. 26, 2020

PICTURE BUTTE, AB Sefora Friesen is an avid outdoors fanatic with a new and feisty attitude towards her future.     Sefora Friesen’s educational journey began at Huntsville School, then she homeschooled…

Grad Feature: Eyes Open to Higher Education - Christina…

Posted on Jun. 26, 2020

IRON SPRINGS, AB  Christina Penner is a very artistic, musical and ambitious young woman. She stands out as one of the first Huntsville students to complete the Unit Clerk dual credit program through…

Saying Goodbye to Huntsville

Posted on Jun. 26, 2020

See attached video saying goodbye to our old Huntsville School! 

“Courageous Enough to Knock”

Posted on Jun. 25, 2020

Our Huntsville Graduation class of 2020 selected the quote, “The doors will be opened to those courageous enough to knock.” as their graduation theme. This quote speaks strongly to experiences of…

Front Lawn Graduations

Posted on Jun. 25, 2020

We are so proud of our three 2020 graduates, Maria Dyck, Christina Penner and Sefora Friesen, who have shown exceptional dedication to their academic studies. These students are outstanding citizens who…

Water Fun Farewell

Posted on Jun. 25, 2020

To‌ ‌wrap‌ ‌up‌ ‌the‌ ‌2020‌ ‌school‌ ‌year,‌ ‌Huntsville‌ ‌staff‌ ‌and‌ ‌families‌ ‌met‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌Iron‌ ‌Springs‌ ‌playground‌ ‌for‌…

Summer Job Opportunity for Students - June 26th Deadline

Posted on Jun. 21, 2020

Tradesman Manufacturing in Lethbridge is looking for 8 summer student workers to begin in July. Check out their website to learn more about their business and to see if this would be a good fit for you.…

Exciting News

Posted on Jun. 12, 2020

To view both pages click this link --> June 2020  

COVID-19 Phase 2 Information in Low-German

Posted on Jun. 12, 2020

Please view the video recording for the most recent news on COVID-19 and Phase 2 information.    This is the link to the government website for more information: https://www.alberta.ca/release.cfm?xID=7256707F4ACA1-947B-6D61-82D5FA695DB863FB 

Come Say "Farewell" to the Original Huntsville School…

Posted on Jun. 4, 2020

The school building will be opened up to Huntsville Community Members on Friday, June 12 from 9am-12pm to say goodbye to the original Huntsville School building. See the attached poster for more details. …

Handwashing and Staying Healthy Video - in Low-German

Posted on May. 25, 2020

Click the link below to see a video spoken in Low-German about proper hand washing and staying healthy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wsLNDFbZDIg

Presentations for Parents

Posted on May. 13, 2020

The following physical and online presentations are available to parents - Taber and District Community Adult Learning is offering some free, short, online sessions meant to promote mindfulness and wellness…

Drive By "Hello" in Iron Springs

Posted on May. 7, 2020

Huntsville staff are welcoming all parents and students to join us for a drive by "hello" in Iron Springs - Friday morning, May 8th. This will give all of us all a chance to wave and see each other from…

Click here to view our Easter Holidays COVID-19 Message

Posted on Apr. 7, 2020

Information on COVID-19 for the upcoming Easter Holidays:  Easter Messaging Script See video for the message in Low German.  

Healthy Eating Information

Posted on Apr. 7, 2020

See the attached information about how to make sure you and your family are eating healthy during COVID-19.   Healthy Eating during COVID-19  

Alberta and Canadian Government Help/Information

Posted on Apr. 6, 2020

Click the following links to download and save the information:  Alberta Government Help - English  Alberta Government Help - Low German    Canadian Government Help - English  Canadian Government…

Help in Low-German

Posted on Mar. 30, 2020

Please see the image attached for services and help in Low-German. Click the image to make larger.

Huntsville Students We Miss You!

Posted on Mar. 25, 2020

Huntsville Staff have put together a banner to show students how much we miss them!    Stay safe, stay healthy! 

COVID-19 Information Poster

Posted on Mar. 24, 2020

LGM Info Poster COVID 19 03 18 20

COVID-19 Response Update - March 16

Posted on Mar. 16, 2020

The following is a message from Palliser Regional School Division Head Office Dear Palliser Families, We want to assure you we are working on plans to provide educational opportunities to your children…

March Updates

Posted on Mar. 5, 2020

We are accepting registration for 2020-21 school year for Early Learners and Kindergarten aged students. Please call the school for more information. Developmental Check Ups will be on Monday, May 11th…

Palliser Regional Schools Information on COVID-19…

Posted on Mar. 5, 2020

Please see the attached information about COVID-19. COVID-19 Parent Letter

Frisbee Rob Presentation

Posted on Mar. 2, 2020

Here is Rob McLeod's vlog (video blog) on his day at Huntsville School on Feb 28th, 2020. Because we had our Pink Shirt Day on Friday, his presentation focused around kindness and resiliency. He spent…

February Updates

Posted on Feb. 5, 2020

We are accepting registration for 2019-20 school year for Early Learners and Kindergarten aged students. Please call the school for more information. Sausage Fundraiser – order forms are due back by…

Spirit Day - Western Wear Day

Posted on Jan. 21, 2020

On Friday, January 24th, students are encouraged to wear western gear! Shine those cowboy boots and belt buckles! Show us your coolest cowboy hats, plaid and blue jeans! 

2019

Happy Holidays!

Posted on Dec. 20, 2019

Huntsville staff wish all of our students and families happy holidays and a very Merry Christmas!    School will return on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020.    See you in the New Year! 

Playground News - Grant Money!!!

Posted on Dec. 18, 2019

Huntsville School and Arrowwood Community School have received grants from the Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta.   See the press release here to read more. 

Christmas Spirit Week!

Posted on Dec. 11, 2019

Tuesday, December 17th - Red and Green Day Wednesday, December 18th - Pajama Day Thursday, December 19th - Festive Hat Day Friday, December 20th - Christmas Sweater or Festive T-Shirt Day    We will…

Christmas Concert!

Posted on Dec. 10, 2019

We will be celebrating Christmas at our Huntsville Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 12th. Performances by Early Learners, through to the Grade 6/7 class. Doors open at 6:00pm at Dorothy Dalgliesh…

Wanted: German Instructor

Posted on Dec. 5, 2019

We are still looking to fill the German Instructor Position.This position will start in January & run until June. Please contact the school if you are interested in this position or if you are aware of…

Parent-Teacher Interviews

Posted on Nov. 21, 2019

Reminder! Parent-teacher interviews are tonight from 4:30-8:30! Free child care will be provided by a few of our 8/9 and High School students. 

Remembrance Day Assembly @ PBHS

Posted on Nov. 6, 2019

On November 8th, students will be bused to Picture Butte High School to attend a Remembrance Day assembly. Students will be bused at 10am, with the assembly at Picture Butte starting at 10:30am. All are…

Field Trip - Taber Aquatic Centre

Posted on Oct. 10, 2019

All Grades 1-12 will be going to Taber Aquatic Centre on October 29, 2019. If weather is good, we will leave for Taber in the morning and be at Taber Park for playground time and a picnic lunch. Students…

"Wear Your Favourite Colour" Day

Posted on Oct. 9, 2019

Our first spirit day this year is "Wear Your Favourite Colour" day. On October 18th, staff and students are encouraged to wear clothing that is or contains their favourite colour! 

Grade 6-12 Outdoor Tournament at Picture Butte Lion's…

Posted on May. 13, 2019

Our Huntsville Howlers will be hosting a small school tournament at the Picture Butte Lion's park. The Howlers will compete against the Barons / Carmangay and John Davidson students in a range of sporting…

It's Exam Time in Jr. / Sr. High! Attendance is Important!

Posted on May. 13, 2019

Students in grades 6-12 are preparing for and writing finals when they aren't participating in fun sporting events or field trips. As such, student attendance is strongly encouraged, so that students…

2018

Palliser's Student Leadership Conference

Posted on Nov. 20, 2018

On November 14th, leadership students from Huntsville travelled to the University of Lethbridge for Palliser's Student Leadership Conference. Members of the high school leadership team prepared a presentation…

Elementary Garbage Clean Up at Huntsville

Posted on Nov. 19, 2018

Mrs. Yanke and Mrs. Laturnus' classes did a big garbage clean up around Huntsville this month. The 3/4 and 4/5 students are doing a project / competition on biodegradable and recyclable materials. Together…

Lunch Clubs

Posted on Oct. 27, 2018

Mindful Mondays Grade 1-12 students are invited to join Mrs. Gruninger Monday's at lunch recess to take some time to relax and breathe as we begin our weekly learning journey. Mindfulness is all about…

Grades 1-9 Swimming Field Trip

Posted on Oct. 26, 2018

Grade 1-9 students are invited to a day of fresh air and physical activity on Thursday, November 1st. This is a day about health, wellness, and community building so there is no need to bring cell phones…

Huntsville's New and Improved Website

Posted on Oct. 25, 2018

Our website will now be used as a primary means of communication between the school and its community, parents, students, and teachers. Future newsletters and notices will be posted to the website as…

Have a safe & fun Summer!

Posted on Jun. 14, 2018

2017

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Posted on Dec. 8, 2017

No School from December 22, 2017 - January 7, 2018 See you on Monday,January 8, 2018

Have a Safe Summer!

Posted on Jun. 30, 2017

See you September 5th Kindergarten starts September 6th

2016

Christmas Family Night

Posted on Dec. 7, 2016

Huntsville Christmas Family Night - December 21st @ 6:30 pm

School wide activity - Taber Aqua Fun

Posted on Oct. 14, 2016

October 28th

Parent Council Meeting

Posted on Oct. 14, 2016

October 18th Parent Council Meeting @ 6:30 ALL WELCOME!

Tips for reading with your young readers this summer

Posted on Jun. 23, 2016

Please watch the video here:

Happy Easter

Posted on Mar. 27, 2016

2015

Jr High filling food hampers

Posted on Dec. 17, 2015

Jr High students helping at local food bank.

Christmas Dinner

Posted on Dec. 16, 2015

School Christmas Dinner!

Christmas Dinner

Posted on Dec. 14, 2015

Extra Kindergarten Day

Posted on Dec. 11, 2015

No school- PD day

Posted on Oct. 2, 2015

                   

Reading Buddies

Posted on Sep. 29, 2015

Reading Buddies at Huntsville School.

Meet the Teacher Night

Posted on Sep. 15, 2015

Welcome Back!

Posted on Sep. 1, 2015

See you September 1st

Posted on Jun. 30, 2015

Have a Safe & Fun Summer!!

Final Celebration Assembly 1:00 pm

Posted on Jun. 26, 2015

FUN DAY!

Posted on Jun. 12, 2015

Last day for Early Learners

Posted on Jun. 10, 2015

Scientist in school - grade 1-2

Posted on Jun. 3, 2015

No School

Posted on May. 25, 2015

No School Monday May 25 & Tuesday, May 22, 2015

PD Day - No School

Posted on Apr. 14, 2015

April 20th - No School for Students.

Easter Holidays - No School

Posted on Apr. 14, 2015

No School - Good Friday

Posted on Apr. 14, 2015

Report Cards Issued Today

Posted on Mar. 11, 2015

Hot Lunch - Enchiladas

Posted on Mar. 4, 2015

Celebration Assembly 8:35 am

Posted on Mar. 2, 2015

School Council Meeting 6:30 pm

Posted on Jan. 13, 2015

Welcome Back to January 2015

Posted on Jan. 7, 2015

2014

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

Posted on Dec. 15, 2014

See you  Wednesday January 7, 2015

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Posted on Oct. 9, 2014

No school Friday, October 10, Monday, October 13 and Tuesday, October 14. We wish everyone Happy Thanksgiving!

Last Day of School - June 26th

Posted on Jun. 26, 2014

HAPPY SUMMER!

Hot Lunch & Fun Day - June 20th

Posted on Jun. 13, 2014

Serving hot dogs and & watermelon (rollkuchen) Cost $4.00

May 12th - Developmental Check up clinic for all children…

Posted on May. 1, 2014

Please phone Huntsville School to make an appointment 403-738-4522.

Easter Break

Posted on Apr. 18, 2014

April 18 - Good Friday - No School April 21-25 - Easter Break - No School April 28 - PD Day  - No School

Turkey Bingo

Posted on Apr. 2, 2014

Parent Council Turkey Bingo Doors open 6:30 Bingo starts 7:00 pm 

Student Led Conference

Posted on Mar. 26, 2014

Student Led Conference to start 4:00-8:30 pm

Rural & Farm Safety Day

Posted on Mar. 12, 2014

Extra Kindergarten Day

Posted on Mar. 7, 2014

Read Aloud Day

Posted on Mar. 5, 2014

No School - Feb.17-21

Posted on Feb. 13, 2014

Enjoy your Family Day-- Teacher's Convention

No School - Professional Development- Friday, January…

Posted on Jan. 27, 2014

No School Friday, January 31st. Professional Development Day for Teachers.

Hot Lunch -Wednesday January 29th

Posted on Jan. 27, 2014

Hot Lunch - Wednesday, January 29th

Parent Council Meeting

Posted on Jan. 14, 2014

Tuesday, January 14th @ 7:15 pm All Welcome!