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  • Thu, 8 Oct, 2015

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    Michael Janz acclaimed as board chair

    Trustee Michael Janz will continue as board chair and Michelle Draper as vice-chair after being acclaimed at Tuesday's board meeting. 

  • Mon, 13 Jul, 2015

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    Board urges province to extend campaign finance reform measure to municipal elections

    The Board is lending its support to a plan to ban corporate and union donations to provincial election candidates, and is hoping those reforms will be extended to those running for mayor, city councillor and trustee positions.

  • Wed, 24 Jun, 2015

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    Board approves $1 billion budget for 2015-2016 school year

    The Board of Trustees unanimously approved Edmonton Public Schools' $1.08 billion budget for the 2015-2016 school year at their regularly scheduled board meeting yesterday.

  • Wed, 20 May, 2015

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    Trustees accept resignation of former Board Chair

    The former chair of the Edmonton Public School Board has officially resigned her position. Sarah Hoffman was recently elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly in the provincial election. 

  • Wed, 20 May, 2015

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    Recognizing outstanding and innovative educators

    Ten Edmonton Public Schools teachers were selected as 2015 Excellence in Teaching Awards semi-finalists by Alberta Education! 

  • Mon, 11 May, 2015

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    New safety protocol will help identify imminent threats to schools and communities

    Edmonton Public Schools, Edmonton Catholic Schools and Greater North Central Francophone Schools are working with community partners who are committed to making all schools and communities safe in Edmonton and the surrounding area. 

  • Tue, 21 Apr, 2015

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    Growing Alberta School Districts Express Shared Concern

    As 19 growing school districts representing approximately 65 per cent of students in Alberta, we have a shared concern about the significant effect the government’s 2015–2016 budget will have on student success and the overall education system in our province.

  • Wed, 21 Jan, 2015

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    Highlights of January 20, 2015 Public Board Meeting

    At the January 20 public board meeting, Michael Janz was acclaimed as the new Chair, and Michelle Draper the new Vice-Chair, of the Edmonton Public School Board. He replaces Sarah Hoffman, who stepped down as the board chair earlier this week. 

  • Thu, 9 Oct, 2014

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    Success for every student: Edmonton Public Schools releases student achievement results

    The District’s student achievement results for the 2013-2014 school year show steady progress in several areas and point to the strength of our continuing commitment to help every student experience success.

  • Wed, 18 Jun, 2014

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    Board of Trustees Approve Wellness Policy

    The Edmonton Public School Board unanimously approved a wellness policy for staff and students at its meeting Tuesday and also heard highlights of the District’s annual report on the wellness of staff and students.

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