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Diploma Exam information

Posted on Jan. 10, 2023

Hello to our Grade 12 Parents: As Diploma Exam time is fast approaching we are sending you some information from Alberta Education for students writing diploma exams.    Quick Facts for Students and…

Swim with Admin

Posted on Jan. 20, 2023

Swim with Admin has been rescheduled to January 24, 2023. Attendance Recognitions Swim for Jr High students have been sent home and are due no later that Monday, January 23. Swim is Tuesday January 24…

January 2023 Exam Schedule

Posted on Jan. 16, 2023

2022

Cougar Cubs Basketball

Posted on Dec. 19, 2022

Harry Gray Elementary School and Hillside Jr/Sr High School are excited to announce the launch of Cougar Cubs Basketball starting January 2023! Our coaches Jessica Lavoie and Vimmy Berry, along with Hillside…

Merry Christmas!

Posted on Dec. 19, 2022

Christmas Break for NGPS students is December 26, 2022 to January 6, 2023. First day back for students is Monday, January 9, 2023. Wishing you all the joys of the holiday season! May this season bring…

Ugly Sweater/Hat Day

Posted on Dec. 12, 2022

Don't forget, tomorrow, Tuesday, December 13 is Ugly Sweater/Hat day at Hillside!

Attendance Swim

Posted on Dec. 12, 2022

December Swim with Admin 90% of Success is Showing Up - It Starts with Attendance Who: Students in Grade 7, 8, & 9 who attended 90% of school days from September. When: December 22, 1:30-2:30Bus Transportation…

New Valleyview School - share your ideas on ngpsTALK!

Posted on Dec. 5, 2022

A few weeks ago, NGPS held a community meeting to discuss plans for the new Valleyview school. At that meeting, we expressed concern about tight timelines. The Government has been responsive to our…

School Bus Transportation and Inclement Weather

Posted on Nov. 30, 2022

Winter has arrived! As the snow flies and the temperatures drop, families are reminded to dress warmly and prepare for Winter busing conditions. To Run or not to Run? School Bus Transportation and Inclement…

Christmas 2022

Posted on Nov. 29, 2022

Advent calendars have a way of producing both excitement and anxiety for me. As a child, I lovedthe anticipation of the chocolatey countdown but as a busy mom, it makes me panic! Right after Remembrance…

Letter to Parents - Access to Education

Posted on Nov. 25, 2022

Please open the attached letter from Minister LaGrange re: Ensuring access to education for all students.  

Leadership Food Drive

Posted on Nov. 24, 2022

Check out the Poster. If the students at Hillside are able to raise a minimum of 800 non-perishable food items, two awesome this will occur: 1. We will host a dance for students (date to be announced)…

All Parents Influenza Letter

Posted on Nov. 23, 2022

Please read the attached letter from both the Interim Chief and Senior Medical Officers of Health.  The letter includes information on influenza circulating in Alberta and measures that individuals…

Hillside 2023 Grade 12 Spring Formal

Posted on Nov. 7, 2022

We are excited to announce that we are planning a Spring Formal for Sr High Students. Grade 12 students please join with Mrs. Serediak for planning by signing up for remind or clicking the QR code.

Metis Scholarship Information Night

Posted on Oct. 19, 2022

Local 1929 welcomes all Métis students from Grades 10-12 and their parents to learn more about available scholarships and how they can help your academic journey. Speakers: Métis Scholarship recipients…

Mental Health Coach

Posted on Oct. 13, 2022

Check out the brochure to find out more about our new Mental Health Coach.

We Scare Hunger Food Drive

Posted on Oct. 13, 2022

The Leadership Club is running a We Scare Hunger Food Drive from October 17 to November 15. Alberta food banks are facing the highest food insecurity in the country, with 116,396 visitors every month—and 38% of…

Last Regular Season Cougar Football Home Game

Posted on Oct. 6, 2022

How did another game day sneak up on us so fast. Come out and cheer on the Cougars as they take on High Prairie at 4pm on the Hillside Football Field. 

Previous Yearbooks for Sale

Posted on Oct. 5, 2022

We have a limited number of yearbooks from 2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021 & 2021-2022 for sale first come, first served for $40 each.  Please see Mrs. Grotkowski in the office or call her at 780-524-3277.

HILLSIDE’S FIRST LEADERSHIP EVENT…in a really…

Posted on Oct. 4, 2022

On Thursday, October 6th at noon, the Leadership Group will be presenting a Turkey Trot Race and Pie Eating Contest. Spots for this activity are limited, so please sign upSign up sheets can be found outside…

Truth and Reconciliation Week and Orange Shirt Day

Posted on Sep. 27, 2022

This week we will join individuals, communities and school divisions in recognizing Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Through out the week and on September 29th students…

Hillside Jr/Sr High School Council AGM

Posted on Sep. 26, 2022

The Hillside Jr/Sr High School Council Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 7 pm in the Learning Commons at Hillside High School.  All parents are welcome.  Jr/Sr High…

Principal's Message

Posted on Sep. 14, 2022

Message From The Principal September 2022 I would like to take this opportunity to welcome everyone back to another exciting school year at Hillside. To all new students and parents, I extend a very warm…

Cross Country Running Meeting

Posted on Sep. 1, 2022

All students, both junior and senior high, interested in joining the cross country running team please meet in the South gym (upstairs) at the beginning of lunch (12:20) on Tuesday, September 6th.Practices…

Sr Boys & Girls Volleyball Tryouts

Posted on Sep. 1, 2022

Sr Boys & Girls Volleyball Tryouts are starting next week.  Tuesday, September 6 & Thursday, September 8 in the North & South Gym.  If you are interested in trying out but may not be able to make one…

Encouraging Good Sleep Habits

Posted on Aug. 31, 2022

Welcome Back!

Posted on Aug. 22, 2022

Our office will open Wednesday, August 24, 2022 from 9am until 3:30pm. Students will have a staggered re-entry for the 2022/2023 school year: Thursday, September 1 - Grade 7 and Grade 12 only Friday,…