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Motto, logo inspired by the words and work of school's namesake

November 07, 2017
​ When students and staff at Sylvia Fedoruk School considered what the team name, logo and motto for their new school would be they wound up being inspired by the work and words of their school's namesake.
"Have dreams, set goals, then work hard to achieve your goals — after all,...

Saskatoon Public Schools welcomed more than 500 new students in Sept.

October 26, 2017
More than 500 new students were welcomed to Saskatoon Public Schools this fall, according to information presented at the Board of Education's Oct. 24 meeting. Enrolment numbers to the end of September showed a total enrolment of 24,891 students in kindergarten to Grade 12 programs, an increase of 546 students from...

Building Our Future by Learning Together theme for Sask. Education Week

October 15, 2017
Building Our Future by Learning Together is the theme for Saskatchewan Education Week that runs Oct. 15-21. Education Week provides Saskatoon Public Schools with an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our more than 24,000 students and recognize the 2,400 dedicated education professionals and staff members whose work contributes to success of...

Math education aims to foster mathematical mindset among students

October 15, 2017
Math education is one of the building blocks of a student’s education, starting with sorting and counting such blocks from a young age. For more than a decade, the Board of Education for Saskatoon Public Schools has made Literacy for Life a strategic priority, building students’ ability to read and write...

Elementary students share literacy success story with Board of Education

October 03, 2017
The Board of Education heard how a unique writing project allowed students at Pleasant Hill Community School to learn what it was like to become authors. Students from Pleasant Hill along with teachers shared their participation in the Writing on the Hill project during the Celebrating Excellence portion of the Sept....

Saskatoon Public Schools to recognize Orange Shirt Day on Sept. 29

September 21, 2017
The Province of Saskatchewan has proclaimed September 30 as Orange Shirt Day — a day to honour the Indigenous children who survived residential schools and remember those who didn't. All Saskatoon public schools will be recognizing Orange Shirt Day on Friday, Sept. 29. Students are encouraged to wear orange that day....

Students, staff showcased in A Day In The Life video production

September 05, 2017
Education in Saskatoon Public Schools is engaging, challenging and inclusive. We are open to all children and youth so they may discover, develop and act upon their potential, thereby enriching their lives and our community. We envision a learning community that is caring, committed to celebrating diversity, and respected for its...

Board of Education passes 2017-18 budget

June 20, 2017
​ The Saskatoon Board of Education passed its budget for the 2017-18 academic year at a meeting on Tuesday night. The budget includes expenses of $259.4 million, which is down $0.8 million over last year while opening four new elementary schools this September. Following a significant cut to operational funding from...

Telemedia program highlighted during Board of Education meeting

June 08, 2017
For more than three decades Saskatoon Public Schools students have had the opportunity for hands-on learning in television production through the Telemedia program. The program for students in Grade 7 and 8 was highlighted during the Celebrating Excellence segment of the June 6 meeting of the Board of Education. "Telemedia was...

Operators sought for Before & After School program; deadline April 7

March 29, 2017
A committee made up of members of the school community will be deciding on the Before & After School program provider. Interested program operators are welcome to submit an application form. The deadline for applications will be end of day on April 7, 2017 . Applications will be reviewed and, based...

​​​School playground project receives funding through City of Saskatoon

March 01, 2017
Plans for the development of new playgrounds at Sylvia Fedoruk School have received a financial contribution from the City of Saskatoon. City council has approved a total contribution of $800,000 to support the building of play structures at the four integrated school sites currently under construction in the city. Each of...

School year calendar provides key dates for parents, students

February 22, 2017
The 2017-18 school year is underway and the division's school year calendar provides information for parents and students about the schedule for the coming weeks. Key dates for the current school year include the following breaks: Winter Break: Last day of classes is Friday, December 22; classes resume Monday, January 8 February...

Student registration now available for 2017-18 school year

February 02, 2017
​ Registration is open for students planning to attend the new Sylvia Fedoruk School during the 2017-18 school year. Located in the Evergreen neighbourhood, Sylvia Fedoruk School is scheduled to welcome elementary students from kindergarten to Grade 8 beginning in September 2017. Families planning for their children to attend the school are encouraged to...

​Collegiate open house evenings help students prepare for high school

January 31, 2017
Saskatoon Public Schools' collegiates are opening their doors to Grade 8 students for information evenings during February. The open house events give students and parents the opportunity to visit the school or schools of their choice, learn about the programs and unique opportunities that each collegiate offers and find the right...

Selection of childcare centre operators expected in March

January 18, 2017
​ Information on the operators of the childcare centres that will be are part of Saskatoon's four joint-use school projects is expected in March. Saskatoon Public Schools, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools, has received submissions from parties interested in operating the 90-space early learning...

Outstanding graduates recognized with Award of Excellence

January 05, 2017
​Prapti Patel and Shayna Uhryn are the co-winners of the 2016 Award of Excellence, presented by the Saskatoon Board of Education. The award is given annually to the student who best exemplifies the goals and values of Saskatoon Public Schools. Patel graduated from Marion M. Graham Collegiate with a 97.3 per...

​​Board of Education hears about success of Eye See Eye Learn Optometric Clinic

December 08, 2016
A unique partnership at Confederation Park Community School is helping to provide a clear vision for students, their learning success and the school community. Since opening in the fall of 2015, the Eye See Eye Learn Optometric Clinic located at the school has made a difference by providing better access to...

Board of Education takes office; Ray Morrison chosen as board chair

December 05, 2016
Three new trustees and seven returning members took the oath of office and Ray Morrison was selected to another term as board chair during the Saskatoon Board of Education's inaugural meeting held Nov. 1. New trustees Cameron Scott in Ward 4, Ross Tait in Ward 7 and Suzanne Zwarych in Ward...

New school information meetings set; student registration now underway

November 08, 2016
Registration is now open for students planning to attend one of Saskatoon Public Schools' four new elementary schools and information meetings are scheduled for the coming weeks to update the respective communities on the school project and planning for 2017-18 school year. Sylvia Fedoruk School in the Evergreen neighbourhood,...

Board of Education takes office; Ray Morrison chosen as board chair

November 02, 2016
Three new trustees and seven returning members took the oath of office and Ray Morrison was selected to another term as board chair during the Saskatoon Board of Education's inaugural meeting held Nov. 1. New trustees Cameron Scott in Ward 4, Ross Tait in Ward 7 and Suzanne Zwarych in Ward...

Trustee candidate forums set for October 18 in several wards

October 13, 2016
The nomination period for trustee positions on the Saskatoon Board of Education closed on Sept. 21. A full list of nominated candidates is available on the City of Saskatoon elections page . Voters will go to the polls on Wednesday, Oct. 26, as part of the civic election to elect...

Names chosen for four new public elementary schools

October 13, 2016
The Saskatoon Board of Education has chosen the names for the four new public elementary schools in Saskatoon. The names are: Sylvia Fedoruk School – new school in Evergreen Ernest Lindner School – new school in Hampton Village Colette Bourgonje School – new school in Rosewood Chief Whitecap School – new...

Preparations underway to welcome students to Sylvia Fedoruk School

October 11, 2016
​ Preparations are underway to welcome students to Sylvia Fedoruk School, one of four new Saskatoon Public Schools elementary schools scheduled to open in September 2017. Work on the joint-use school projects located in the Hampton Village, Evergreen, Rosewood and Stonebridge neighbourhoods reached the halfway mark in mid-September and the projects...