The following are brief items of interest from Wolf Creek Public School’s board meeting on Jan. 16.
Rock the Diploma
The board heard a report regarding Rock the Diploma, which are intensive sessions that prep students for diploma exams. There are 453 high school students registered for Rock the Diploma sessions in January, an increase again over previous years.
The board reviewed plans to host a luncheon with local MLAs on Feb. 7, to discuss education in Wolf Creek Public Schools.
The board confirmed its commitment to host a poverty simulation with partnering municipalities on March 6, 2020, to be held in Bentley.
PSBAA award nomination
The board is nominating the Central Alberta Regional Consortium (CARC) for the Public School Boards’ Association of Alberta’s (PSBAA) Special Contribution to Public School Education Award. CARC works to facilitate and support, through collaborative networks, the learning opportunities for all individuals and groups having an impact on student learning in central Alberta.
– Submitted by Wolf Creek Public Schools