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New Office for Horizon School Division

January 07, 2019
​ Horizon School Division has completed its move into a new central office facility in Humboldt, Saskatchewan. The project broke ground in October 2017, and construction was completed on-schedule, allowing staff to finish their move over the winter holidays (between December 21 and January 7). The project was completed within the...

Horizon Christmas Hamper Project

December 13, 2018
This year's Horizon Christmas Hampers are ready to be delivered! We are sharing gifts with 316 children and 122 families in need from communities across Horizon School Division this holiday season. Board members and central office staff spent the morning of December 14 wrapping, organizing, and packing gifts – books, toys,...

Education Week in Saskatchewan

October 15, 2018
Education Week (October 14-20, 2018) is an opportunity to celebrate learning, applaud the achievements of our students, and acknowledge the outstanding contributions being made by education professionals throughout our province.​

This year’s theme – A World of Learning for Every Student – recognizes the multiple pathways to learning being made available to...

School Sport Week 2018

October 09, 2018
October 7-13 is School Sport Week in Saskatchewan.

High school (grades 9-12) sport in the province is administered by the Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA). The province is divided into 14 school sports districts, including the Horizon Central Athletics Association (HCAA) . The HCAA administers high...

2017-18 Humboldt Broncos Added to Wall of Fame at Horizon Celebration Day

August 30, 2018
​Horizon's 5th annual Celebration Day took place on August 29, 2018. It was a very special day with student performances, Years of Service recognition, Excellence in Teaching Award presentations, and a very special Wall of Fame indcution. This year's Wall of Fame inductees are the 2017-18 Humboldt Broncos, and we were...

National Indigenous Peoples Day 2018

June 21, 2018
Horizon School Division held the second annual flag-raising ceremony at central office on June 21, in recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day. Dignitaries raised the Reconciliation Flag and the flags of Horizon's four First Nation partners -- Day Star First Nation, Fishing Lake First Nation, George Gordon First Nation...

6 Medals for HCAA Teams at Hoopla 2018

March 26, 2018
​Six Horizon Central Athletic Association (HCAA) teams earned a spot in this year's Hoopla 2018 SHSAA Basketball Provincials this past weeekend, and all six teams returned home with medals! Congratulations to Gold Medalists from Wynyard Composite (2A Girls), Three Lakes School (1A Girls & 1A Boys), and St. Brieux School (2A Boys); Silver...

Annual Meeting of Electors - March 14, 2018

March 01, 2018
​The Horizon School Division Annual Meeting of Electors will take place at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, March 14. The meeting will be held at 10333 8th Avenue, Humboldt, in the Horizon School Division Boardroom.


February 11-17 is Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week!

February 12, 2018
For the work you do each day in support of students and families, thank you to Horizon's incredible teachers and staff! This year's theme is "Inspiration through Learning".  For more information about Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week 2018, please see the Ministry of Education media release found here.  ​

Rose Valley School Festival

January 18, 2018
​February 28  Supper, Silent Auction & Bingo.  More details to follow closer to the date.

Ski Trip

January 18, 2018
​Gr 3-12 Ski Trip February 7, 2018 Bus leaves at 8am returns at 6-6:30pm.  Please sign and send back ski forms with payment as soon as possible.

SHSAA Fall Championships - November 10 & 11

November 06, 2017
Please find the following release, sent from the Saskatchewan High School Athletic Association and the Royal Canadian Legion, Saskatchewan Command.
SHSAA_Legion_press release_2017.pdf

Saskatchewan Library Week

October 16, 2017
​"Saskatchewan Library Week (SLW) is a province-wide, annual event, which promotes the wonderful resources and services that libraries have to offer. Saskatchewan Library Week is celebrated throughout Saskatchewan in all types of libraries, in both urban and rural communities and by all age groups. The Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA) has proudly...

Education Week 2017

October 16, 2017

October 15-21, 2017 is Education Week in Saskatchewan.

Education Week provides an opportunity to celebrate student success and recognize our dedicated professionals across the province. ​

This year's theme, Building our Future by Learning Together, is about recognizing student achievement and teaching excellence that occur each day in our...

New Teacher Induction Workshop

August 22, 2017
First and second year teachers – who are either new to Horizon or new to the profession – gathered in Humboldt on August 21 & 22 for a New Teacher Induction Workshop. During this workshop, teachers in their first or second year with Horizon met with mentors from...

Congratulations to the Graduating Classes of 2017!

June 30, 2017
​ The final Horizon School Division graduation ceremonies of 2017 are taking place on June 30 (Report Card Day). To all of this year's graduates, congratulations and best wishes as you embark on this latest chapter of your lives. Horizon School Division Director of Education, Kevin Garinger, has the following message to...

Reconciliation Flag-Raising Ceremony at Horizon Central Office

June 21, 2017
In recognition of National Aboriginal Day, a ceremony was held at Horizon School Division central office to raise the Reconciliation Flag and the flags of Horizon's four First Nation partners -- Day Star First Nation, Fishing Lake First Nation, George Gordon First Nation and Muskowekwan First Nation. ...

"Resc-U 911 Day" at Watson School

May 18, 2017
​Watson School was a hub of activity last Friday, May 12, with their first "Resc-U 911 Day". This event brought together 7 area schools and over 400 students to take part in safety demonstrations and presentations from a number of community partners and first responders, including area Fire Departments, RCMP, EMS and Agrium...

HCAA Recognition Awards 2017

May 08, 2017
The following individuals were recognized at the Horizon Central Athletic Association Spring Meeting on May 2, 2017, for their outstanding contributions to school athletics programs:

(L-R):  Blaine Bryksa (William Derby School, Strasbourg), Wayne Bugera (Foam Lake Elementary School), Charles Biemans (Englefeld Protestant Separate School), Robert Lissinna (Kelvington High School), Chad...

Spring Carnival April 28th 2017

April 20, 2017
​ ​ Come one, come all! Rose Valley School is hosting a Spring Carnival this Friday April 28th from 1:00-2:30 followed by an auction of prizes.  Your SRC will be hosting many activities for your enjoyment.  Students will each receive 10 free tickets to use as they would like at the...

Teachers at WDS Win National Science Awards

March 24, 2017

This week, Mr. Lorne Gottselig (pictured, left) and Mr. Gerard Frison (right) received a Youth Science Canada Distinguished Service Award. They are two of ten people across Canada presented with this honour. Both of these teachers are located at William Derby School in Strasbourg and have been involved...

Rose Valley School Raises $1200 for Telemiracle!

March 06, 2017
​ Students donated to Telemiracle through multiple activities throughout the year.  Students donated $2 every Friday if they wished to wear a hat in school. Each class prepared a hot lunch and donated the proceeds to Telemiracle. And our newest event the "Telemiracle Hallway Dollar Stretch" went incredibly well.  Students exchange...

Sigmund Brouwer Book Launch at PCHS

February 15, 2017
On February 14, Horizon's Writer-in-Residence, Sigmund Brouwer, visited Punnichy Community High School to launch his new book, Innocent Heroes -- a collection of stories about animals in the First World War. Over the course of the 2015-16 school year, the PCHS Grade 9 class and their teacher, Mr. Schermann (pictured above), worked closely...

Thank you to our Teachers and Staff!

February 13, 2017
February 12-18 is Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week in Saskatchewan! 2017 is the 30th year of this week being recognized in Saskatchewan, celebrating the incredible contributions made by everyone working to support students and learning.

Ski Trip to Wapiti

February 02, 2017
​ Our annual Ski-trip will be held February 15th to Wapiti.  The buses will be leaving at 8:00am for the ski trip and plan to be back between 6:00 and 6:30pm.  Grade 11/12 will still have class this day.​

New Book Nook

February 02, 2017

Thank you to the Rose Valley SCC and Mr. Liske's IA class for helping create our New Book Nook!  Happy reading everyone!

Who will you nominate for Horizon's Wall of Fame?

January 18, 2017
The nomination deadline for Horizon's 2018 Wall of Fame is fast approaching!  Click here to fill out our online nomination form before January 31 , and help celebrate the success of Horizon's past students!
Since the introduction of this award in 2014, we have been fortunate to recognize a growing...

January 2017 Final Exam Schedule

January 04, 2017
​ January 24 th 9:00-11:30am Supervisor: Ms. Knorr + Mr. Smith January 25 th 9:00-11:30am Supervisor: Mrs. Muir + Ms.Knorr January 26 th 9:00-11:30am Supervisor: Mr. Smith + Mrs. Whitford January 27 th 9:00-11:30am Supervisor: Mrs. Muir + Miss Hackl Social 9 ELA 9 Science 9 Math 9 Native St 10...

A Christmas Message from our Write in Residence Sigmund Brouwer

December 13, 2016
Parents, we all know that movies deliver great stories. But not all stories are turned into movies, and that’s when reading can deliver those stories on a snowy day when everyone is inside. But instead of going to iTunes to spend $7 or $10 on a fun ebook, why...

"Education Belongs to the Community" would like to get you to voice your opinion on the online survey attached.

December 13, 2016
Education Belongs to Community The "Education Belongs to Community" communications and advocacy efforts are continuing – the campaign is gaining momentum and has created much awareness across the province.  Please continue to share the messages and encourage people to add their voices. We know of many great examples of trustees meeting...

Rose Valley Student Principal for the Day

November 17, 2016
​ Our latest SRC fundraiser was a great success.  Thank you to the community for all your support!  Teanna was our number 1 fundraiser and won the right to be principal for a day.  She did amazing!  The students and staff loved having her and even asked her to come on...

Rose Valley School's New Sign is Up!

November 17, 2016
​ Thank you to the Rose Valley School Community Council, the Student Representative Council and the Rose Valley Reunion for their donations towards this beautiful sign for our school and community.  Picture to be uploaded shortly.

Official Horizon Board of Education Election Results

October 27, 2016
​ Official results of the 2016 Horizon School Board elections have been declared by our Returning Officer, Marilyn Flaman, as follows: Subdivision 1 – David Holinaty
Bruno School Cudworth School Wakaw School Subdivision 4 – Mark Fedak
Muenster School Watson School Lanigan Elementary School Lanigan Central High School Subdivision 5 – Lori-Anne...

Ski Trip Gr 2-10

January 29, 2016
​Wapiti Ski Trip Gr 2-10.  Wed Feb 10.  Bus leaves the RV School @8:00am and returns @6-6:30pm.

Telemiracle fundraiser Hot Lunches

January 29, 2016
​ Tuesday Feb 2 Gr 11/12 hosting    

Telemiracle Tuesday Hot Lunches

January 27, 2016
​         Feb 2.....organized & served by Gr 11/12                  Feb 9...... organized & served by Gr 9/10                 Feb 23..... organized & served by Gr 7/8          March 1....organized & served by Gr 5/6  

Ski Trip

January 27, 2016
Feb 10 Ski Trip Gr 2-10 Leave school @8am return between 6:00-6:30pm

Departmental Exams. Jan 25-28

January 25, 2016