Picture Retakes - October 25Posted on Oct 11 2017
Photographers will be here on Wednesday, October 25 for all student and staff retakes
Terry Fox Run PostponedPosted on Oct 4 2017
Due to inclement weather and buses not operating, our Terry Fox Run will now take place on October 16. We will begin our student assembly at 11:00 am with Terry Fox Sr. speaking with us before our run/walk outside. Many staff members have pledge to shave…
Terry Fox Run/Walk - Tuesday, October 2Posted on Sep 29 2017
We will be meeting at 11 am in the gym for an assembly before going outside to run/walk. Terry Fox Sr will be our guest for the morning. Please join us! Students and community are invited to bring donations. If enough donations are brought in, Mr. GThompson…
2017 POST SECONDARY FAIRPosted on Sep 28 2017
Attention High School Students & Parents!! The annual POST SECONDARY FAIR will be hosted by Immanuel Christian High School on Wednesday, October 11 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity for students and parents to learn about programs, housing,…
Marine Biology Trip - Spring 2018Posted on Sep 22 2017
Gr. 10-12 students have the amazing opportunity to spend their Spring Break aboard a ship off the coast of Vancouver Island while explore tidal pools, whale watch, and hike over some of the most beautiful scenery in Canada. Please contact Mrs. Barwegen…
Gr. 7-9 Field Trip to the Corn Maze - Sept 26Posted on Sep 21 2017
We are looking forward to a great afternoon of community building and exercise as we navigate the Lethbridge Corn Maze and then enjoy a lunch together! By now, students should have brought home permission forms, had them signed, and returned to the…
Chapters Adopt-A-School continuesPosted on Sep 18 2017
It's day three of the Indigo Adopt a School program and we’ve already raised 10,200 books!To keep the momentum going, we wanted to share three tips to help boost your fundraising efforts and put books into the hands of your students: Tip #1: Share…
PBHS and Chapters/Indigo Adopt-A-School ProgramPosted on Sep 17 2017
We're so excited that Picture Butte High School is taking part in the 2017 Adopt a School program, which starts this Saturday! From September 16 to October 8, schools across Canada will rally their communities and work to transform their school libraries!Each…
School Picture DayPosted on Sep 6 2017
LifeTouch will be at the school on Friday, September 8 for all school pictures.
Classes begin at 8:30am, Tuesday, September 5Posted on Sep 2 2017
click here for a 2017_Supply_List and 2017 bell times
Kings & Queens Athletics Gearing up for SeptemberPosted on Sep 2 2017
Follow the link in our Athletics banner to view practice times, games, and tournaments for all our 2017/2018 teams.
Athletic AwardsPosted on Jun 8 2017
Thanks to all who came to last night's athletic awards program. We are pleased to congratulate all of those student-athletes recognized, as well as those without whom we cannot field teams. Thanks to all of our parents, coaches, and community supporters,…
Congratulations to 2017 #GetLoud for Mental Health Poster Winners!Posted on Jun 6 2017
Congratulations to the following students, who were recognized as winners in the 2017 #GetLoud for Mental Health poster contest. Grades 4-8 Level - Alexis Bezooyen (2nd place) Grades 4-8 Level - Cassandra Mack and Ann Suderman (Honourable Mention)…
PBHS Spring Orientation and Open HousePosted on Jun 5 2017
Picture Butte High School is pleased to invite students and parents/guardians to an Open House on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The evening will consist of a fun outdoor floor hockey activity for students, a school tour for students and parents who will…
Graduation!Posted on May 26 2017
PBHS Grad is tomorrow, Saturday May 26. Community is welcome to join us in the gym for convocation at 11:00, and after the banquet for the program at 7:00. Congratulations to all of our grads for their hard work, and best wishes for your future!
Update about Superintendent Search and Opportunity for FeedbackPosted on May 25 2017
Palliser Regional Schools’ Board of Trustees has hired a recruitment firm to support the search for a new Superintendent of Schools. Boyden representatives will be holding meetings in Palliser, offering you an opportunity to share your thoughts on…
Off Campus Education InformationPosted on May 25 2017
Are you working or volunteering this summer? Do you know you can gain credit for your summer employment and these credits can be used towards the Rutherford scholarship and some post-secondary applications? If you are interested, please click on…
Wear Red for Canada 150 - May 18thPosted on May 12 2017
We are encouraging all students to join in the Palliser-wide initiative to wear red on Thursday, May 18th in recognition of Canada 150!
Lots Happening This Week!Posted on May 8 2017
This is a very busy week here at PBHS - Here is a quick rundown of this week's events. Tuesday - Junior High track meet begins at 11:30. Lunch is provided for junior high students. Those who qualify will proceed to COLJHAA track on Monday, May 15th.…
Hats on for Mental Health!Posted on Apr 28 2017
PBHS will be joining with other schools across Alberta on May 3rd to raise awareness about mental health issues and removing stigma surrounding mental illnesses. You can learn more about Hats On! For Mental Health at canwetalk.ca. For more information…
China 2017Posted on Apr 25 2017
PBHS staff and students had an amazing experience over Spring Break on the other side of the world.
PBHS Golf Scramble -- ENTER YOUR TEAM!!Posted on Apr 7 2017
PBHS GOLF SCRAMBLE The Public School Betterment Society of Picture Butte will be hosting the 3rd Annual Picture Butte High School Golf Scramble Friday, June 2 Picture Butte Golf Course Registration at 11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start at 1:00 p.m. Come out,…
Help shape Palliser’s search for a new superintendentPosted on Mar 27 2017
Palliser Regional Schools will begin an executive search for a new Superintendent of Schools later this spring. As part of that process, an ideal candidate profile will be developed. The Board of Trustees invites our staff, students, parents/guardians…
League All Stars!Posted on Mar 24 2017
Congratulations to our Kings and Queens recognized as Deep South league all stars! Recognized were the following: Skyler Black Vanessa Boone Nicole Elaschuk (2nd team All Star) Tasha Reiter (1st team All Star) Jacob Thiessen (2nd team All Star)
Yearbook SurveyPosted on Mar 14 2017
The yearbook survey for students can be found here: https://goo.gl/forms/CY670gPFCQNpfIOg1
#RepDay!Posted on Mar 2 2017
Thanks to MP Rachael Harder for spending time today with our grade nine class, talking about her role as a Parliamentarian. Her presentation was informative and engaging, and she answered a range of student questions on topics ranging from Senate reform…
Upcoming Internet Safety PresentationPosted on Mar 2 2017
Please see the attached poster for more information on a Parent Internet Safety Presentation which is being held in Lethbridge on March 13th - topics include Texting and Driving, Screen Time, and Online Safety. Pre-registration is required. Internet…
Pink Shirt Day Tomorrow, February 14th!Posted on Feb 13 2017
Due to the junior high ski trip on Thursday, we will be holding our Pink Shirt/Anti-Bullying Day tomorrow, February 14th.
PBB NewsletterPosted on Jan 17 2017
Please find the most recent Palliser Beyond Borders newsletter here.
New Lanyards in stock!Posted on Jan 12 2017
New PBHS lanyards are now in stock and available for purchase - $4 online through Schoolcash or in person at the library!
Exam Schedule Now PostedPosted on Jan 10 2017
Please find and review the final exam schedule for semester one (and midterm schedule for junior high) on the webpage calendar. Let the office know of any conflicts as soon as possible so that arrangements can be made.
Adventures in Agriculture!Posted on Nov 28 2016
Congratulations to Jared Witdouck, who participated in the Adventures in Agriculture program last week. Jared represented our school well and continued to develop his interests in the agricultural sector. Adventures in AgricultureNovember 23 - 27,…
Congratulations!Posted on Nov 28 2016
Congratulations to the SV Queens, who represented themselves and the school well at Provincial Volleyball over the weekend. After finishing with a 3-2 record in round robin pool play, they lost in a tough match to eventual silver medallist Rimbey. Well…
Congratulations!Posted on Nov 16 2016
Congratulations to Vanessa Boone, who was recognized last night as a First Team All-star for the SAIAC volleyball league.
Update from Palliser Beyond BordersPosted on Nov 16 2016
Please find below the link to the Palliser Beyond Borders newsletter update https://goo.gl/APTPG3
Remembrance Day Service Thursday November 10Posted on Nov 14 2016
Thanks to everyone who attended and participated in this year's Remembrance Day service. More information and pictures can be found at http://www.pallisersd.ab.ca/about-us/news/post/video-puts-remembrance-day-in-perspective
Practice Lockdown Drill ConcludedPosted on Oct 13 2016
The lockdown drill that we held this afternoon in period 5 has concluded. Thanks for your cooperation.
Parent Grad MeetingPosted on Oct 6 2016
There will be a mandatory meeting for all parents of graduating students on Wednesday, October 12th at 5:30. Please attend.
Socktober!Posted on Oct 5 2016
Anyone who can donate a pair of socks (or more) please donate them to Socktober at PBHS. Socks can be brought to Ms. Mills' Room 207. Mr. V's leadership class would greatly appreciate it, thank you for your support.
Every Child Matters - Orange Shirt Day Friday September 30Posted on Sep 28 2016
We are encouraging all students to wear orange on Friday, September 30th in support of the Every Child Matters movement. This honours the experiences of residential school students and builds awareness and discussion around their legacy. For more information,…
Street Hockey Pickup!Posted on Sep 27 2016
Wednesday September 28th after school - bring your stick!
PBB Update - SeptemberPosted on Sep 22 2016
You can find the September update from PBB here: https://goo.gl/Xsysf6
Street Hockey PostponedPosted on Sep 21 2016
Street Hockey has been postponed - we will have a makeup day next Wednesday (September 28th), sign up in the office.
Street Hockey PostponedPosted on Sep 21 2016
Street Hockey has been postponed - we will have a makeup day next Wednesday (September 28th), sign up in the office.
Academic Awards Tuesday June 28!Posted on Jun 24 2016
This year's Academic Awards will be held on Tuesday, June 28. Junior high awards start at 6:30, followed by High school awards at 7:00. Many thanks to our 54 community partners who have donated over $13000 to this year's recognition of academic success…
Literacy report celebrates culture of reading and writingPosted on Jun 23 2016
Palliser Regional Schools is pleased to provide its annual update on the division’s literacy work, supporting all students to be readers, writers and critical thinkers for success in school and in life. The third annual Leadership in Literacy report…
Year End Band and Choir Concert is tonight!Posted on May 31 2016
Please join us in the gathering area at 7:00 tonight for the year end Band and Choir concert!
June 2016 Palliser Beyond Borders NewsletterPosted on May 31 2016
The June 2016 Palliser Beyond Borders newsletter can be found here: PBB June 2016 Newsletter
April NewsletterPosted on May 2 2016
April Newsletter is now online and can be found below: April May 2016 Newsletter
University of Lethbridge Summer CampsPosted on Apr 22 2016
Horns Recreation is excited to offer a multitude of full and half day camps for children ages 5 to 17 this summer (2016). There are camps organized for each week throughout July and August. Please ( CLICK HERE ) to view our brochure or, call 403.329.2706 to…
Congratulations to Susie Neufeld!Posted on Apr 12 2016
Congratulations to Susie Neufeld, who finished fourth at the Southern Alberta High School Cabinetmaking Competition! Congratulations also to Claudia van Diemen, who participated in the contest also.
New Online Learning Sessions for ParentsPosted on Apr 12 2016
See the link below for online learning seminars for parents Online Learning Sessions available for parents
Superintendent's Message for AprilPosted on Mar 24 2016
The Superintendent's Message for April can be found here: April 2016, Message From The Superintendent
March-April NewsletterPosted on Mar 24 2016
Is now online and can be found here: March April Newsletter
PBHS Provincials Video ArticlePosted on Mar 17 2016
Please take a couple of minutes and read the article below, featuring the PBHS students involved in the Videography aspect of Provincials PBHS Provincials Video Article
Good Luck to Band/Choir at KiwanisPosted on Mar 15 2016
Good luck to the PBHS Band/Choir at Kiwanis Festival tomorrow morning. They will be performing at the Yates Theatre in Lethbridge at 10:30, silver collection for entrance.
Sr. Queens Zone Silver!Posted on Mar 14 2016
Congratulations to the Sr. Queens Basketball team on their Silver medal at Zones!
Internet Safety Presentation - April 12thPosted on Mar 9 2016
Internet Safety presentation Presented by: Lethbridge Regional Police Date: April 12th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Location: Yates Theatre, Lethbridge 2016 Internet Safety Presentation
Zone BasketballPosted on Mar 8 2016
Zone basketball runs this week at Lethbridge College. Queens play their first game on Wednesday at 5:00. Kings play their first game on Thursday at 8:30. Please come out and help cheer on our teams!
PBHS Band/Choir Trip Starts todayPosted on Mar 7 2016
PBHS Band/Choir trip runs Monday March 7 to Wednesday March 9 at SABC. Students are looking forward to fellowship and musical learning prior to next week's Kiwanis competition.
Superintendent's Message for MarchPosted on Feb 29 2016
The Superintendent's message for March can be found here: March 2016 Message From The Superintendent
March NewsletterPosted on Feb 29 2016
The newest version of the newsletter, for March 2016, can be found here: Feb Mar 2016
Offer Your Feedback on Draft Board PolicyPosted on Feb 29 2016
The Board of Trustees of Palliser Regional Schools is considering a draft policy on “Safe and Caring Learning Environments” and is inviting public and staff input. The draft is consistent with Bill 10, “An Act to Amend the Alberta Bill of Rights…
Band & Choir Trip Parent MeetingPosted on Feb 23 2016
This meeting will be held on Thursday, February 25th at 6:00 pm in the PBHS library.
Parent Council Meeting Tuesday February 23Posted on Feb 22 2016
There will be a Parent Council meeting Tuesday, February 23 at 7:00. One of the topics at this meeting will be the proposed Palliser policy regarding Bill 10. Further information on this can be found at http://www.pallisersd.ab.ca/about-us/news/post/palliser-seeks-input-on-policy-regarding-bill-10…
2017 Travel Club Parent Meeting February 25th at 5:30Posted on Feb 11 2016
For those interested, plan on attending the 2017 Travel Club parent meeting on February 25, 2017 in Mr. Skretting's room. We will be reviewing the proposed study tour, gathering interest levels, and outlining expectations for the trip.
Update from South Zone Medical Officer of HealthPosted on Jan 27 2016
Please see the attached note from the South Zone Medical Officer of Health on Gastro-intestinal illness. South Zone GI illness alert
Semester One Exam SchedulePosted on Jan 12 2016
We are rapidly approaching exams for first semester. The exam schedule has been posted on the PBHSWeb calendar found on the Daily Calendar tab to the right, but here is a quick reference version as well. January 2016 Exam Schedule
January 2016 Superintendent's MessagePosted on Jan 5 2016
Please take a moment to read the January message from the Superintendent. January 2016 Superintendent's Message
Palliser Beyond Borders UpdatePosted on Jan 5 2016
As we approach the end of semester one, please see the attached link for updated information from Palliser Beyond Borders: http://palliserbeyondborders.com/about/news/post/updates-as-we-wind-down-semester-1-and-start-semester-2
Happy New Year!Posted on Jan 1 2016
Happy New Year to all! Just a reminder that classes resume on Monday, January 4th, 2016.
Christmas Assembly and DinnerPosted on Dec 17 2015
Thanks to all that helped with yesterday's assembly and Parent Council dinner. It was fantastic! Thanks also to our two interns that we are saying goodbye to; Ms. Brett and Ms. Kelly will both be missed in and around the school. Congratulations to this…
Student Council Holiday Spirit WeekPosted on Dec 13 2015
Please participate in this week's holiday spirit initiatives: Monday - Pajama Day Wednesday - Christmas Headwear Friday - (Ugly) Christmas sweater day Other notes for this week: Please continue to bring in food bank items to your period 1 class Remember,…
PBHS Band/Choir Christmas Concert Tonight!Posted on Dec 8 2015
Please join us in the gathering area tonight for the Band/Choir Christmas concert, starting at 7:00 p.m. Special guest performers this year are the Bridge Brass quintet.
Christmas Season is upon us!Posted on Dec 4 2015
Things are getting festive here at PBHS. Over the next two weeks, there are going to be a variety of holiday activities and opportunities for students. Please stay tuned for more information about Student Council activities the week of December 14-18,…
The New Bus Status is Here!Posted on Nov 29 2015
The time has come, PBHS Bus Status users! The new and improved Bus Status is now available. In case you missed our first announcement, the new Bus Status features: Sleek, modern design enjoyable through the web, iPhone, and Android. 4X faster processing…
Coming Soon: A Brand New Bus StatusPosted on Nov 23 2015
PBHS Bus Status users, we have some exciting news! A better looking, faster and more personalized version of Bus Status will be available on Friday, November 27th @ 5PM! New Features: Sleek, modern design enjoyable through the web, iPhone,…
Student Leadership Conference TomorrowPosted on Nov 19 2015
There will be about 20 excited PBHS students representing all grades attending tomorrow's Discover U, Palliser's Student Leadership Conference. Reminder to all that the bus will leave the school at 7:45, returning at approximately 4:00.
Remembrance Day Service Tuesday November 10Posted on Nov 9 2015
Our annual observance of Remembrance Day will occur on Tuesday, November 10th at 11:00 a.m. The public is welcome to join the staff and students of PBHS, Dorothy Dalgliesh School, and Huntsville School at the PBHS gym before we proceed to the Cenotaph.
October Student of the MonthPosted on Nov 6 2015
Congratulations to this month's Student of the Month award winners, and commendations to all those nominated. Grade 7 - Tyson Johnson Grade 8 - Ingrid Flores Grade 9 - Mekailla McGowen Grade 10 - Sarah Peters Grade 11 - Shalom Vanden Dungen Grade 12…
We Day!Posted on Oct 28 2015
On Tuesday October 27, 20 grade 7-10 students from PBHS, along with Mr. Ogle, Mrs. Barwegen, and Ms. Brett attended WE Day in Calgary. They were treated to a variety of motivational speakers and performances, and are energized to create change in PBHS…
Royal Rumble this weekend!Posted on Oct 22 2015
Come join us for Senior High volleyball action as we host our home tournament, The Royal Rumble, this weekend. Go Kings and Queens!
September Student of the MonthPosted on Oct 22 2015
At our last assembly, six deserving students were recognized for their hard work and positive growth during the month of September. Congratulations to the recipients! Grade 7 - Angie Wiebe Grade 8 - Kiara Ylioja Grade 9 - Wilene Pronk Grade 10 - Agatha…
September NewsletterPosted on Oct 8 2015
The updated September newsletter can be found here: September Newsletter
Superintendent's Message for OctoberPosted on Oct 5 2015
You can read our superintendent's message for October here: October 2015 Superintendent's Message
Schoolcash is Here!Posted on Sep 21 2015
Palliser Regional Schools and Picture Butte High School are thrilled to offer you the convenience of online fee payment through School Cash Online. School Cash Online provides: a convenient payment option that saves you time; reduces paper; keeps classroom…
Exciting news at PBHS today as the Coyote Flats Oral History Project has been recognized nationally!Posted on Sep 18 2015
It was announced today that the Coyote Flats Oral History Project, a partnership of the Coyote Flats Pioneer Village, Picture Butte High School, and the University of Lethbridge's Centre for Oral History and Tradition, has been awarded the Governor General's…
School Picture Forms DuePosted on Sep 18 2015
Picture orders are due back at the school by Friday, September 25!
Flex Starts Tomorrow (Wednesday September 16)Posted on Sep 15 2015
First Flex of the year will be tomorrow, Wednesday September 16. As reviewed in the assembly, students must start and end the period in their assigned flex room. Flex rooms will be posted tomorrow. Make sure to bring your homework and questions to make…
Parent Advisory Council Meeting Tuesday September 15Posted on Sep 11 2015
Parents, please come out to the year's first Parent Advisory Council meeting. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 15th at 5:45 in the library. For further information or to submit agenda items, please contact Nick Clarke at (403)-892-1734,…
Meet the Teacher NightPosted on Sep 8 2015
Meet the Teachers at Picture Butte High School tomorrow night, Wednesday September 9th starting at 6:00. There will also be an opportunity to learn about and register for Schoology.
Canteen Opens Tuesday!Posted on Sep 4 2015
PBHS Canteen will be opening on Tuesday with everyone's favourite, Taco in a Bag! Meals will always be $5, with other items available as well. Bring cash or purchase a pre-paid card from Mrs. Secrist in the library. You can find the canteen menu on the…
Superintendent's Message for SeptemberPosted on Sep 4 2015
The superintendent's message for September is now online, and can be read here. Superintendent's Message for September
Important Information HomePosted on Sep 2 2015
This information has also been sent home as a Synervoice email. Please read the attached letter for important updates about attendance, closed campus for grade 7 & 8 students, cell phones and more. September 2, 2015 Letter Home
PSBSPB Golf Tournament August 26Posted on Aug 24 2015
The Public Schools of Picture Butte Betterment Society Is excited to announce the 1st Annual … Picture Butte High School Fundraiser Golf Scramble Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Picture Butte Golf Club Tournament Format: …
People's Choice Winner at Biker Buildoff 2015Posted on Jun 12 2015
Congratulations to all those involved in the Biker Buildoff this year - the PBHS entry was the people's choice winner!
May and June NewsletterPosted on Jun 5 2015
Here is the final newsletter for the year. May June Newsletter
Grade 7 Attendance TrialPosted on Jun 1 2015
Grade 7 parents/guardians will be receiving a letter home today advising about attendance. We are moving towards automated call-outs for attendance reporting in the fall for all grades, and will be using the grade 7s as the test group in June. Please…
Superintendent's Message for JunePosted on Jun 1 2015
Please find attached the Superintendent's message for June Superintendent's Message for June
Summer Reading InformationPosted on May 20 2015
Summer is approaching, but don't forget to read over the summer holidays. The pamphlet below outlines some of the challenges of summer-reading loss and provides helpful tips and information to help your student keep up in their reading. Summer Reading…
PBHS Graduation 2015Posted on May 19 2015
This week will be a busy one at PBHS as students and staff prepare for Graduation. We'd like to congratulate our grade 12 students as they prepare for the last leg of their high school journey. We realize that this is an exciting time for our students,…
Nickels for NepalPosted on May 5 2015
Update - we were able in one week to raise $93.34 for Nepal earthquake relief. That money will be matched by the federal government when we donate it to UNICEF. Thanks to all who donated their change.
Newsletter and Superintendent's Message for MayPosted on May 5 2015
May Superintendent's Message May Newsletter
Smoothie DayPosted on May 4 2015
PBHS is bringing SMOOTHIE DAY back to PBHS!! The next Smoothie Day will be Wednesday, April 29. Ms. Mills and her Leadership students will be preparing smoothies during Period 1 for distribution at the 10:00 break. You MUST preorder your Smoothie…
PBHS Students donate to Noble Central Food DrivePosted on Apr 27 2015
PBHS students attended Noble Central School's Food Bank drive on Friday, taking with them donations from the community which are being donated back to the Picture Butte Food Bank. Noble Central held their 30 Hour Famine in conjunction with the food drive,…