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Parent Teacher Conferences - November 1

Posted on Oct. 9, 2018

Please join us Thursday, November 1 between 4 pm and 8pm. All conferences are drop-in style with the teachers. Please limit your time to 15 minutes with each teacher.

Travel Club and Grad Parent Meetings - Oct 29

Posted on Oct. 5, 2018

Please join us on Monday, October 29 for 2 informational meetings. Travel Club meeting for all parents and students involved in the Spring International trip to Greece. 6 pm in Rm 106 Grad meeting for…

Royal Rumble Volleyball Tournament - Oct 19-20

Posted on Oct. 4, 2018

Invitations have been sent and our Girls and Boys teams are ready to go! Please join us for an amazing weekend of fun. click here for the schedule.  

Professional Development Day - Tuesday, October 9

Posted on Sep. 29, 2018

A reminder that there are no classes on Tuesday in any Palliser schools as our teachers learn new ideas and skills to better serve our students. Classes resume Wednesday.

ButteFest Returns! October 4

Posted on Sep. 25, 2018

Join us Thursday evening for our second annual ButteFest! This community event is open to everyone and includes a chilli-cook off and judging and volleyball action as our Varsity teams square off against…

2017

Poinsettia Fundraiser for PBHS Music

Posted on Nov. 1, 2017

PBHS Music students are selling Poinsettias from now until November 22 to help them with their band trip in March! If you would like to support the PBHS music program by buying Poinsettias, Christmas…

Picture Retakes - October 25

Posted on Oct. 11, 2017

Photographers will be here on Wednesday, October 25 for all student and staff retakes    

Terry Fox Run Postponed

Posted 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…

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2017 POST SECONDARY FAIR

Posted 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…

Marine Biology Trip - Spring 2018

Posted 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…

Gr. 7-9 Field Trip to the Corn Maze - Sept 26

Posted 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…

Chapters Adopt-A-School continues

Posted 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…

PBHS and Chapters/Indigo Adopt-A-School Program

Posted 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…

School Picture Day

Posted 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 5

Posted on Sep. 2, 2017

click here for a 2017_Supply_List and 2017 bell times

Kings & Queens Athletics Gearing up for September

Posted 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 Awards

Posted 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…

Congratulations to 2017 #GetLoud for Mental Health…

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…

PBHS Spring Orientation and Open House

Posted 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,…

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…

Update about Superintendent Search and Opportunity…

Posted 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…

Off Campus Education Information

Posted 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?…

Wear Red for Canada 150 - May 18th

Posted 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…

Education Week!

Posted on Apr. 28, 2017

May 1 - 5 is Education Week in Alberta. 

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…

China 2017

Posted 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…

Help shape Palliser’s search for a new superintendent

Posted 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…

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…

Yearbook Survey

Posted 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…

Upcoming Internet Safety Presentation

Posted 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…

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 Newsletter

Posted 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 Posted

Posted 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…

2016

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.…

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…

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 Borders

Posted 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 10

Posted 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 Concluded

Posted on Oct. 13, 2016

The lockdown drill that we held this afternoon in period 5 has concluded. Thanks for your cooperation.

Parent Grad Meeting

Posted 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…

September 2016 Newsletter

Posted on Oct. 3, 2016

September 2016 Newsletter

Every Child Matters - Orange Shirt Day Friday September…

Posted 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…

Street Hockey Pickup!

Posted on Sep. 27, 2016

Wednesday September 28th after school - bring your stick!

PBB Update - September

Posted on Sep. 22, 2016

You can find the September update from PBB here: https://goo.gl/Xsysf6    

Street Hockey Postponed

Posted 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 Postponed

Posted 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…

Literacy report celebrates culture of reading and…

Posted 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.…

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 Newsletter

Posted on May. 31, 2016

The June 2016 Palliser Beyond Borders newsletter can be found here: PBB June 2016 Newsletter

May 2016 Superintendent's Message

Posted on May. 10, 2016

May 2016 Superintendent's Message

April Newsletter

Posted on May. 2, 2016

April Newsletter is now online and can be found below: April May 2016 Newsletter  

University of Lethbridge Summer Camps

Posted 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…

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 Parents

Posted on Apr. 12, 2016

See the link below for online learning seminars for parents   Online Learning Sessions available for parents

Superintendent's Message for April

Posted on Mar. 24, 2016

The Superintendent's Message for April can be found here: April 2016, Message From The Superintendent

March-April Newsletter

Posted on Mar. 24, 2016

Is now online and can be found here: March April Newsletter

PBHS Provincials Video Article

Posted 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 Kiwanis

Posted 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 12th

Posted 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 Basketball

Posted 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 today

Posted 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 March

Posted on Feb. 29, 2016

The Superintendent's message for March can be found here: March 2016 Message From The Superintendent

March Newsletter

Posted 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 Policy

Posted 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…

Band & Choir Trip Parent Meeting

Posted 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 23

Posted 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…

2017 Travel Club Parent Meeting February 25th at 5:30

Posted 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…

Update from South Zone Medical Officer of Health

Posted 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

February 2016 Superintendent's Message

Posted on Jan. 25, 2016

February 2016 Superintendent's Message

Semester One Exam Schedule

Posted 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 Superintendent's Message

Posted on Jan. 5, 2016

Please take a moment to read the January message from the Superintendent. January 2016 Superintendent's Message

Palliser Beyond Borders Update

Posted 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.

2015

Christmas Assembly and Dinner

Posted 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…

Student Council Holiday Spirit Week

Posted 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…

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…

December 2015 Superintendent's Message

Posted on Nov. 29, 2015

December 2015 Superintendent's Message

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…

Coming Soon: A Brand New Bus Status

Posted 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,…

Student Leadership Conference Tomorrow

Posted 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,…

Remembrance Day Service Tuesday November 10

Posted 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…

October Newsletter

Posted on Nov. 9, 2015

October 2015 Newsletter

October Student of the Month

Posted 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…

Superintendent's Message for November

Posted on Nov. 2, 2015

November 2015 Superintendent's Message

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,…

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 Month

Posted 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…

September Newsletter

Posted on Oct. 8, 2015

The updated September newsletter can be found here: September Newsletter

Superintendent's Message for October

Posted 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…

Exciting news at PBHS today as the Coyote Flats Oral…

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…

School Picture Forms Due

Posted 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…

Parent Advisory Council Meeting Tuesday September…

Posted 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,…

Meet the Teacher Night

Posted 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…

Superintendent's Message for September

Posted 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 Home

Posted 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…

PSBSPB Golf Tournament August 26

Posted 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…

People's Choice Winner at Biker Buildoff 2015

Posted 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 Newsletter

Posted on Jun. 5, 2015

Here is the final newsletter for the year. May June Newsletter

Grade 7 Attendance Trial

Posted 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…

Superintendent's Message for June

Posted on Jun. 1, 2015

Please find attached the Superintendent's message for June Superintendent's Message for June

Summer Reading Information

Posted 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…

PBHS Graduation 2015

Posted 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…

Nickels for Nepal

Posted 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 May

Posted on May. 5, 2015

May Superintendent's Message   May Newsletter

Smoothie Day

Posted 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…

PBHS Students donate to Noble Central Food Drive

Posted 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…