Division News

Board Chair Column: Wolf Creek Public Schools looks back on success and student growth over the past school year

When we take a look back, be it as students or staff, parents or our overall school communities, there is no doubt highlights and accomplishments spring…

What We Did For Students Today - April 15, 2021

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the April 15, 2021 Board…

Posted on: Apr 19th

Message to Parents/Guardians Re: Gas Leak at Mecca Glen School

Dear Mecca Glen School parents/guardians:  I wanted to take this opportunity…

Posted on: Apr 15th

Wolf Creek Board Meeting is Live on YouTube

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustee Meeting for April 15, 2021…

Posted on: Apr 15th

Wolf Creek Summer School 2021 Now Accepting Registrations

Wolf Creek Public Schools Summer School 2021 is now accepting registrations.  …

Posted on: Apr 9th

Wolf Creek is accepting busing registrations for the 2021/22 school year. 

Wolf Creek is accepting busing registrations for the 2021/22 school year. …

Posted on: Apr 9th

WCPS opting out of piloting Alberta Education’s draft K-6 curriculum

Ponoka — With considerable thought and review, Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Apr 8th

If you are sick you need to stay home from school

If you are sick you need to stay home from school. That is also true if…

Posted on: Apr 8th

Assurance model aims to further engage stakeholders and nurture continuous school improvement

Outreach to our school communities has always been a top priority for…

Posted on: Apr 7th

Bright Futures Play Academy Early Registrations Close March 31

Registrations are now being accepted for Bright Futures Play Academy.…

Posted on: Mar 30th

Mr. Tim De Ruyck appointed as the new Superintendent for Wolf Creek Public Schools

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Tim De Ruyck has been…

Posted on: Mar 30th

Melanie Jones appointed acting assistant principal at Rimbey Junior Senior High School

Rimbey — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Mar 24th

Robyn MacEachern appointed assistant principal at Rimbey Junior Senior High School

Rimbey — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Mar 23rd

What We Did For Students Today - March 18, 2021

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the March 18, 2021 Board…

Posted on: Mar 23rd

Lacombe student to represent Canada at virtual climate conference

An École Secondaire Lacombe Composite High School (ÉSLCHS) student will…

Posted on: Mar 23rd

WCPS Board nominates Bluffton School teacher Ty Wagar for 2021 Edwin Parr Award

Bluffton — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) Board of Trustees nominated…

Posted on: Mar 19th

Erin Freadrich appointed Wolf Creek Public Schools ILS Coordinator

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Mar 19th

Mr. Chris Oram appointed Acting Assistant Principal at ÉSLCHS for the 21/22 School Year

Lacombe — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Mar 17th

Stop for the school bus when signals are flashing

Help keep our school bus students safe! Remember to stop for the school…

Posted on: Mar 16th

Ponoka Secondary Campus - Full school shift to online learning until April 6, 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians, Thank you for your patience and support as we…

Posted on: Mar 15th

Mr. Jay Adamson appointed Acting Principal at Crestomere School for the 21/22 School Year

Crestomere — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce…

Posted on: Mar 8th

Mrs. Abbey Cruikshank appointed Assistant Principal at Clive School

Clive — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Mar 8th

WCPS and ATA Local #3 saluting substitute teachers during appreciation week, March 8 to 12

Substitute teachers are the focus as Wolf Creek Public Schools and the…

Posted on: Mar 8th

Bright Futures hosting Virtual Online Open Houses

Will your child be 3 or 4 years old by December 31, 2021? Have you already…

Posted on: Feb 23rd

What We Did For Students Today - February 18, 2021

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the February 18, 2021 Board…

Posted on: Feb 22nd

RDC Strategic Planning Stakeholder Engagement Sessions

RDC Strategic Planning Stakeholder Engagement Sessions Red Deer College…

Posted on: Feb 19th

PSC’s Robert Campbell announced as finalist in international Custodians Are Key Program

Longtime Ponoka Secondary Campus (PSC) custodian Robert Campbell is being…

Posted on: Feb 11th

Schools Closed and Buses Cancelled Feb. 9 due to extreme cold weather

Due to forecasted wind chill temperatures below -50 tonight and into the…

Posted on: Feb 8th

Schools Closed and Buses Cancelled Feb. 8 due to extreme cold weather

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR PARENTS & GUARDIANS:Due to extreme cold all Wolf…

Posted on: Feb 7th

Mr. Bill Bramfield Appointed Principal of Rimbey Junior Senior High School

Rimbey — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Jan 29th

What We Did For Students Today - Jan. 21, 2021

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the January 21, 2021 Board…

Posted on: Jan 25th

Facemasks in Schools - Tips and Reminders for Families

School face mask safety measures around COVID-19 have not changed. Check…

Posted on: Jan 14th

Shortlist announced by Alberta Government

On November 5, 2020, the provincial government announced they have shortlisted…

Posted on: Jan 14th

Substitute Teacher Orientation in Wolf Creek Public Schools!

These orientation sessions will provide: Opportunity for networking and…

Posted on: Jan 13th

Education Minister: Letter to Parents In-person learning resumes January 11

I know many of you are busy preparing for your children’s return to…

Posted on: Jan 8th

Returning to in-school learning for students in K-12 January 11, 2021

Re: Returning to in-school learning for students in K-12 Dear WCPS Parents…

Posted on: Jan 8th

Board Invites Applications for WCPS Superintendent

Due to the impending departure of our Superintendent, the Board of Trustees…

Posted on: Jan 4th

What We Did For Students Today - December 17, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the December 17, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Dec 21st

WCPS Board Wishes You a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Posted on: Dec 21st

Well Wishes this Holiday Season

On behalf of the Wolf Creek Board of Trustees and Superintendents' Team,…

Posted on: Dec 11th

Reminder Grade 7-12 at-home learning begins November 30

Just a reminder that Grade 7-12 students begin at-home learning on November…

Posted on: Nov 27th

November 24 New COVID-19 Measures and Restrictions in Schools 

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 Re: New COVID-19 Measures and Restrictions…

Posted on: Nov 26th

What We Did For Students Today - Nov. 16, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the November 16, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Nov 26th

Bullying Awareness Week Nov. 16-20

November 16 to 20 is Bullying Awareness Week in Alberta. At Wolf Creek…

Posted on: Nov 16th

New COVID-19 Daily Checklist for Children under 18 

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools Parents/Guardians:  You may be aware of…

Posted on: Oct 30th

WCPS Board Reaffirms Wolf Creek International Learning Program

At its October 22, 2020 regular board meeting, Wolf Creek Public Schools’…

Posted on: Oct 29th

What We Did For Students Today - Oct. 22, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the October 22, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Oct 29th

How Does Inclement Weather Impact Schools and Buses?

With snow in the forecast it won't be long until the snow and cold weather…

Posted on: Oct 15th

COVID-19 Outbreak: Ponoka Secondary Campus Follow up to Families

October 7, 2020 To our Ponoka Secondary Campus families,  Alberta Health…

Posted on: Oct 7th

ÉSLCHS unveils goats and celebrates grand opening of Roof for Kids project

École Secondaire Lacombe Composite High School (ÉSLCHS) welcomed the…

Posted on: Oct 7th

Confirmed Case of COVID-19 Identified at Ponoka Secondary Campus

Ponoka — A case of COVID-19 has been diagnosed in an individual at Ponoka…

Posted on: Oct 5th

World Teacher Day is October 5th

Join us in celebrating teachers today for World Teacher Day!From Wolf…

Posted on: Oct 5th

WCPS marks Orange Shirt Day

Wolf Creek Public Schools recognized Orange Shirt Day across the school…

Posted on: Oct 1st

Orange Shirt Day is Sept. 30 Join Us. Wear Orange.

Please join in wearing a orange shirt for Orange Shirt Day Sept. 20, 2020,…

Posted on: Sep 29th

What We Did For Students Today - Sept. 17, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the September 17, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Sep 23rd

WCPS grateful for federal assistance to address COVID-19 needs

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) Board of Trustees expressed…

Posted on: Sep 23rd

Superintendent Jayson Lovell announces final year with WCPS

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) Superintendent Jayson Lovell…

Posted on: Sep 15th

We hope you had a great first week!

Wolf Creek Public Schools is excited to have students back! We hope everyone…

Posted on: Sep 4th

Wolf Creek Public Schools welcoming students back to class!

This new school year shapes up to be like none we have ever experienced…

Posted on: Sep 2nd

Back to School in Wolf Creek

We are so excited across Wolf Creek Public Schools to welcome students…

Posted on: Sep 1st

WCPS School Re-Entry Update #7

August 31, 2020 Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families,  Students…

Posted on: Aug 31st

Back to School: Wearing Masks

Please ensure your child is wearing the proper non-medical mask for school,…

Posted on: Aug 28th

Back to School: Wearing Masks

• Masks are mandatory for students in grades 4-12• Mask are optional…

Posted on: Aug 28th

WCPS School Re-Entry Update #6

August 28, 2020 Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families,  We are only…

Posted on: Aug 28th

What We Did For Students Today - Aug. 19, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the August 19, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Aug 24th

WCPS School Re-Entry Virtual Town Hall Live on YouTube

You can view the WCPS School Re-Entry Virtual Town Hall fom Monday, August…

Posted on: Aug 18th

WCPS Virtual Town Hall on Monday Aug. 17 at 7 p.m.

Join Wolf Creek Public Schools on Monday, August 17, 2020 at 7 p.m. on…

Posted on: Aug 14th

Wolf Creek Public Schools District Re-Entry Plan

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families,  We all know the new school…

Posted on: Aug 11th

Parent Letter: 2020-2021 Plan for School Re-Entry Update #5

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families,  I hope you and your family…

Posted on: Aug 5th

2020-2021 Plan for School Re-Entry — Update #4

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families, As you may be aware, the Alberta…

Posted on: Jul 23rd

Co-op Community Spaces donates to ÉSLCHS Roofs 4 Kids program

For six years, Co-op has been helping to build places for everyone –…

Posted on: Jul 15th

WCPS Accountability Pillar Results

Congratulations all of Wolf Creek Public Schools on recent Accountability…

Posted on: Jun 30th

Trustee Hansen selected WCPS Board Chair, Henry selected Vice Chair

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) Board of Trustees has selected…

Posted on: Jun 25th

2020-2021 Plan for School Re-Entry — Update #3

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ families, As in-home learning wrapped…

Posted on: Jun 24th

WCPS’ teacher Steven Prediger honoured with ABSA Zone 4 Edwin Parr Award

École Secondaire Lacombe Composite High School teacher Steven Prediger…

Posted on: Jun 23rd

What We Did For Students Today - June 18, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the June 18, 2020 Board meeting…

Posted on: Jun 23rd

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day is June 21. Join us across Wolf Creek…

Posted on: Jun 19th

Board Meeting on YouTube

The Board Meeting for June 18, 2020 has been posted on YouTube HERE. You…

Posted on: Jun 18th

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day is June 21. Join us in celebrating…

Posted on: Jun 18th

Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples' Day

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day is June 21. Join us in celebrating…

Posted on: Jun 17th

Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples' Day

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day is June 21. Join us in celebrating…

Posted on: Jun 16th

Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples' Day

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day is June 21. Join us in celebrating…

Posted on: Jun 15th

Thank You from the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Wolf Creek Public Schools would like to thank…

Posted on: Jun 12th

WCPS September School Re-Entry Update #2

2020-2021 Plan for School Re-Entry  Update #2 June 12, 2020 Dear Wolf…

Posted on: Jun 12th

Betty Clark Appointed Assistant Transportation Manager

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Jun 8th

WCPS September School Re-Entry Update #1

2020-2021 Plan for School Re-Entry  Update #1 Dear Wolf Creek Public…

Posted on: May 29th

Canadian Payroll Association annual survey is online

The Canadian Payroll Association is administering its annual National…

Posted on: May 26th

Here Through COVID-19

Resources to help children and families cope through the COVID-19 pandemic…

Posted on: May 26th

What We Did For Students Today - May 21, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the May 21, 2020 Board…

Posted on: May 25th

Learning Through COVID-19

Learning is focused on key curriculum to prepare students for the next…

Posted on: May 25th

Assessment through COVID-19

Assessment Through COVID-19: Students continue to receive regular feedback.…

Posted on: May 22nd

Here Through COVID-19

Alberta Health Services have provided a number of resources for parents…

Posted on: May 21st

Board Meeting Live on YouTube

Wolf Creek Public Schools' May 21, 2020 Board Meeting is available on…

Posted on: May 21st

Learning Through COVID-19

Our priority is keeping students connected and improving skills and understanding.…

Posted on: May 20th

Summer School 2020 Now Accepting Registrations

Wolf Creek Public Schools Summer School 2020 is now accepting registrations. …

Posted on: May 19th

WCPS directs nutrition grant to support Food Banks, students and community

Schools across Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) are doing what they can…

Posted on: May 19th

Craig Fullarton Appointed Assistant Principal at JS McCormick

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: May 13th

Parent Feedback Sought for Alberta Education’s School Re-Entry Plan

Wolf Creek Public Schools parents/guardians:  As we begin to enter the…

Posted on: May 11th

Bus Driver Appreciation Day

On Bus Driver Appreciation Day, Wolf Creek Public Schools would like to…

Posted on: May 11th

EcoVision Club finalist for Emerald environmental award

Students of École Secondaire Lacombe Composite High School’s (ÉSLCHS)…

Posted on: May 8th

May 5th is the National Day of Awareness for MMIWG

May 5th, 2020 is the National Day of Awareness for Murdered and Missing…

Posted on: May 5th

Parent Parade Supports School Staff in Lacombe

Lacombe Parent School Councils showed their support in a gratitude parade,…

Posted on: May 1st

Education Week: We Pay Tribute to Support Staff

Education Week is April 27 to May 1. Each day Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: May 1st

Education Week: We Pay Tribute to Parents

Education Week is April 27 to May 1. Each day Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Apr 30th

Education Week: We Pay Tribute to Principals & Assistant Principals

Education Week is April 27 to May 1. Each day Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Apr 29th

Education Week: Today We Pay Tribute To Students

Education Week is April 27 to May 1. Each day Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Apr 28th

Education Week: Today We Pay Tribute To Teachers

Education Week is April 27 to May 1. Each day Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Apr 27th

Kory Reimer Appointed Principal of Eckville Jr Sr High School

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Apr 22nd

WCPS grateful as school community comes together to continue learning through COVID-19

With everyone adjusting to the unprecedented changes ushered in as a response…

Posted on: Apr 21st

What We Did For Students Today - April 16, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the April 16, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Apr 20th

WCPS Board addresses $2.7 million deficit in 2020/21 Budget

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) Board of Trustees passed its…

Posted on: Apr 20th

WCPS Board Meeting to Stream Live on YouTube

Wolf Creek Public Schools will be streaming its public Board of Trustee…

Posted on: Apr 15th

Nathan McEntee Appointed Principal of Ponoka Elementary School

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Apr 14th

Evie Van Scheik Appointed Principal of Centennial Centre Patients' School

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Apr 14th

New Blackfalds School Design and ThoughtExchange Update

The design process has begun for the new grades 9 to 12 school for Blackfalds,…

Posted on: Apr 7th

WCPS Continuing Learning FAQs for Parents Online

As Continuing Learning at home begins across Wolf Creek Public Schools,…

Posted on: Apr 6th

Board Decisions: Temporary Funding Reductions - COVID-19

Our thoughts are with all our staff, students, families and school communities…

Posted on: Apr 1st

What We Did For Students Today - March 20, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the March 20, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Mar 31st

Terrace Ridge School Grade 7 students given attendance choice to address enrollment pressures

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustees has decided to give Terrace…

Posted on: Mar 31st

Board Special Meeting Open To Public Through Dial In

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustees will hold a Special Meeting…

Posted on: Mar 31st

ThoughtExchange Launched for New Blackfalds 9-12 School

Planning has begun between Wolf Creek Public Schools' Division administration,…

Posted on: Mar 27th

WCPS nominates ÉSLCHS teacher for Edwin Parr Award

Lacombe  —   His enthusiasm, and ability to motivate students exemplifies…

Posted on: Mar 26th

WCPS COVID-19 Parent Update - Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Wednesday, March 18, 2020: COVID-19 Update for WCPS Parents Dear Wolf…

Posted on: Mar 18th

COVID-19 Update for Parents: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Dear Wolf Creek Public Schools’ Parents: Our thoughts are with you,…

Posted on: Mar 17th

COVID-19 Update for Parents: Monday, March 16, 2020

Alberta Education and Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health have…

Posted on: Mar 16th

WCPS March Board Meeting Rescheduled

Please be advised the Board meeting scheduled for March 19, 2020 has now…

Posted on: Mar 16th

Alberta Government Closes All K-12 Schools Province-Wide Due to COVID-19: Effective Immediately

Sunday, March 15, 2020 Re: Alberta Government Closes All K-12 Schools…

Posted on: Mar 15th

Request for Proposal — External Audit

Wolf Creek Public Schools seeks proposals from interested public accounting…

Posted on: Mar 13th

Webpage added for WCPS staff and families with information and proceedures related to COVID-19

Wolf Creek Public Schools has added information and proceedures regarding…

Posted on: Mar 12th

Alberta Government commits construction funding for new Wolf Creek high school in Blackfalds

The journey to the new Wolf Creek Public Schools high school planned for…

Posted on: Mar 11th

WCPS cancelling March international trips due to COVID-19 outbreak

Wolf Creek Public Schools has cancelled March international student trips…

Posted on: Mar 11th

Government of Alberta announces construction funding for new Blackfalds High School

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is excited by the Government of Alberta’s…

Posted on: Mar 10th

WCPS Electoral Ward Review Public Meetings Scheduled

An electoral ward boundary review is underway in Wolf Creek Public Schools,…

Posted on: Mar 6th

PSC Hold & Secure (Feb. 28) Follow Up Letter from Superintendent

Dear Ponoka Secondary Campus/The BRICK Learning Centre/Ponoka Elementary…

Posted on: Mar 5th

Let's Talk Budget: Preparing for the 2020/2021 WCPS Budget

As we prepare for Wolf Creek Public Schools' 2020-2021 school budget,…

Posted on: Mar 4th

Alberta Health - Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Alberta Health has issued an updated letter to school staff and parents…

Posted on: Mar 3rd

RCMP Hold and Secure Follow Up: Message to Parents

Dear Ponoka Secondary Campus Parents/Guardians: As a further followup…

Posted on: Feb 28th

Follow Up: Ponoka Secondary Campus Hold and Secure

Dear Ponoka Secondary Campus Parents/Guardians: I am writing to share…

Posted on: Feb 28th

What We Did For Students Today - Feb. 20, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the February 20, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Feb 26th

New High School for Blackfalds Blog Launched!

As you know, Wolf Creek Public Schools was excited by the announcement…

Posted on: Feb 25th

Alberta Health Letter Regarding Novel Coronavirus

Alberta Health has issued a letter to school staff and parents and guardians…

Posted on: Feb 6th

Wolf Creek Public Schools Postpones China Student Exchange Trip

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools has postponed its student exchange…

Posted on: Feb 3rd

Alberta Education: Vision for student learning engagement

Alberta Education is seeking feedback on a draft ministerial order for…

Posted on: Jan 31st

What We Did For Students Today - Jan. 16, 2020

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the January 16, 2020 Board…

Posted on: Jan 17th

Tremendous Community Support for PES Breakfast and Lunch program

Ponoka Elementary School principal Nathan McEntee (left) and vice principal…

Posted on: Jan 17th

Inclement Weather Message - Diploma Exams the Week of January 13 - 17, 2020

January 12, 2020 Please be advised the weather this week is forecasted…

Posted on: Jan 12th

Board Launches "Tell Us Your Story" Advocacy

Wolf Creek Public Schools’ Board of Trustees is committed to listening…

Posted on: Jan 10th

Happy New Year, have a great 2020!

Wolf Creek Public Schools wishes all its staff, students, families, communities…

Posted on: Jan 1st

IRIC Grade 5 students showcase 3D mobile truck models and menus

Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus Grade 5 students showcased their 3D mobile…

Posted on: Dec 29th

Iron Ridge Junior Campus Cake Walk Fundraises for Santa's Anonymous

Iron Ridge Junior Campus in Blackfalds raised $1,612 through the school's…

Posted on: Dec 28th

Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus Kindness Club helps Grade 1 students build Gingerbread Houses

In Blackfalds, Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus Kindness Club students went…

Posted on: Dec 27th

Mecca Glen students hear message of passion and perseverance from Canadian Olympian

“They need to have and find something they are incredibly passionate…

Posted on: Dec 26th

Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Posted on: Dec 25th

Terrace Ridge School Candy Cane Lane Fundraiser a Real Treat!

In Lacombe, Terrace Ridge School’s inaugural Candy Cane Lane Fundraiser…

Posted on: Dec 21st

Bright Futures Play Academy registration Opens Jan. 6th

Bright Futures Play Academy is available throughout Wolf Creek Public…

Posted on: Dec 17th

What We Did For Students Today - Nov. 29, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the November 29, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Dec 11th

Letter to Blackfalds Parents: Social Media Concerns & IRIC Christmas Dance Cancellation

Dear WCPS Parents & Guardians of Blackfalds Schools,  As you are aware,…

Posted on: Dec 6th

WCPS and Chinese students reunited through Wolf Creek International Learning Program’s reciprocal exchange

The latest student exchange through the Wolf Creek International Learning…

Posted on: Dec 3rd

Lacombe Upper Elementary focuses on health at annual fair for students

The focus was on health, of the mind, body and spirit for the 18th annual…

Posted on: Nov 28th

Congratulations to WCPS Trustee Lorrie Jess, reelected ASBA President

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustees congratulates fellow WCPS…

Posted on: Nov 20th

WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall

We knew that the Alberta Government’s budget released in October was…

Posted on: Nov 19th

Lacombe County and WCPS SROs promote anti-bullying education at schools

November 18-22 is Bullying Awareness Week, and Lacombe County’s School…

Posted on: Nov 18th

Remembrance Day

Wolf Creek Public Schools would like to thank the many men and women who…

Posted on: Nov 11th

Kevin Henderson Appointed Wolf Creek Public Schools Facilities Manager

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Nov 8th

Hold & Secure initiated following student incident in Lacombe

Media ReleaseFor Immediate Release: November 7, 2019 Lacombe — École…

Posted on: Nov 7th

Bentley student speaks to thousands at Rogers Place for WE Day Alberta

Max Burris stood on stage at Roger’s Place in Edmonton, looking out…

Posted on: Nov 6th

Media Release: WCPS faces significant and severe funding shortfall in wake of Provincial budget

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools is faced with a tough new reality,…

Posted on: Nov 4th

Get to know the new mission and vision of WCPS

This school year is the first year with Wolf Creek Public Schools' new…

Posted on: Nov 1st

WCPS excited by the announcement of a new high school for Blackfalds

Wolf Creek Public Schools is excited that the Government of Alberta announced…

Posted on: Nov 1st

What We Did For Students Today - October 24, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the October 24, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Oct 28th

WCPS bids farewell to latest International Learning Program exchange students

Terrace Ridge School and Wolf Creek Public Schools bid farewell to 30…

Posted on: Oct 22nd

Safety is WCPS top concern when choosing to close schools due to severe winter weather

We know winter in Alberta sometimes means our schools will be dealing…

Posted on: Oct 16th

SWAC Program Develops Skills, Leads to Success for Students

Students can find success through the Dual Credit, School Within a College…

Posted on: Oct 7th

What We Did For Students Today - October 3, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the October 3, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Oct 4th

World Teacher Day is October 5. Thank you Teachers for all you do

Posted on: Oct 4th

Education Minister Tours BRICK Learning Centre and meets with Board

Students, staff and the Wolf Creek Public Schools Board of Trustees welcomed…

Posted on: Oct 3rd

Alix MAC girls golf trio take provincial bronze

Alix MAC School’s Grade 10 golfing trio has a bronze medal to add to…

Posted on: Oct 2nd

IRJC teams with McDonald's for Parent Appreciation Day

Iron Ridge Junior Campus (IRJC) and McDonald’s partnered for Parent…

Posted on: Oct 1st

WCPS welcomes Guangzhou exchange students

A group of 30 grade five students from Guangzhou, China arrived in Lacombe…

Posted on: Sep 30th

Winter is not far away: Learn more about AP 132 Inclement Weather — Bus Cancellation and School Closures

It's cold today. Not as cold as this picture, but we know it's going to…

Posted on: Sep 27th

Orange Shirt Day is Sept. 30 Join Us. Wear Orange.

Posted on: Sep 25th

Board Highlights - Sept. 19, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the September 19, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Sep 24th

Audit Committee Member Required for Wolf Creek Public Schools

Wolf Creek Public Schools is seeking one (1) member at large to serve…

Posted on: Sep 17th

Lacombe County and WCPS announce School Resource Officer Partnership

As the school year begins, Lacombe County and Wolf Creek Public Schools…

Posted on: Sep 16th

Rimbey Jr/Sr High Celebrates Grand Re-Opening and CTS Dedication

The grand re-opening and the CTS wing dedication held at Rimbey Junior/Senior…

Posted on: Sep 12th

Community welcome to celebrate 90 years of the Brick School in Ponoka

It can be hard to fathom the number of voices, choruses of laughter, and…

Posted on: Sep 12th

Board Highlights September 5, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the September 5, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Sep 10th

WCPS starts school year with new Mission and Vision

Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) staff, students and families are back…

Posted on: Sep 6th

Join Us in Celebrating 90 Years of The Brick School!

We are looking forward to celebrating nine decades of The Brick School,…

Posted on: Sep 5th

Substitute Teacher Registration is Now Open in Wolf Creek Public Schools!

Substitute Teachers looking to register with Wolf Creek Public Schools,…

Posted on: Sep 4th

A Great Start to the School Year

Students headed back to school yesterday across Wolf Creek Public Schools.…

Posted on: Sep 4th

Welcome Back!

Posted on: Sep 3rd

Have A Great Long Weekend! See You Tuesday!

Have a fun, safe and great long weekend! We will see you all bright and…

Posted on: Aug 30th

Elder guides Crestomere School in traditional Tipi raising

In honour of our First Nations ancestors, Crestomere School has set goals…

Posted on: Aug 30th

Back to School Bus Information

We are a week away from the start of the school year, and we’d like…

Posted on: Aug 27th

Getting Ready for Back to School!

Wolf Creek Public Schools is getting ready for Back to School. Please…

Posted on: Aug 21st

WCPS bus driver places second at international bus drivers competition in Texas

Dodo Freerksen thought he may finish in the Top 10, but a second place…

Posted on: Jul 23rd

Students from Guangzhou, China arrive in WCPS for summer exchange

It may be well into summer holidays, but for a group of Chinese exchange…

Posted on: Jul 17th

New Grade 7 to 12 School for Blackfalds Tops Revised Wolf Creek Public Schools Capital Plan

Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) Board of Trustees revised its Three…

Posted on: Jul 16th

Wolf Creek Public Schools Celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day

On June 21 students and the community of WCPS, Ponoka Jubilee Library,…

Posted on: Jun 25th

Board Highlights June 20, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the June 20, 2019 Board meeting…

Posted on: Jun 25th

Community in Lacombe honours Lacombe Composite High School teacher Steven Schultz for Prime Minister’s Award

École Lacombe Composite High School (ELCHS) teacher Steven Schultz was…

Posted on: Jun 19th

Ohpikowin Group Celebrates a Year of Cultural Learning

The Ohpikowin (growth in Cree) group celebrated a year of cultural learning…

Posted on: Jun 14th

Mrs. Abbey Cruikshank Appointed Coordinator of Inclusive Learning Services

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Jun 13th

Wolf Creek International Learning Program Seeking Host Families for International Students

Host an International Student Memories  • Life-Long Friendships  •…

Posted on: Jun 12th

Ron Rarick Appointed Wolf Creek Public Schools Transportation Manager

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Jun 12th

WCPS Board Highlights — June 6, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the June 6, 2019 Board meeting…

Posted on: Jun 10th

Adrian Paolinelli Appointed Acting Assistant Principal of Alix-MAC School

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Jun 7th

WCPS honours Wisdom and Guidance Committee parents and students, presents ASBA Indigenous Student Awards

Wisdom and Guidance Committee members Leanne Louis, parent; and Lori Buffalo,…

Posted on: Jun 7th

Wolf Creek Public Schools joins in celebrating National Indigenous Month

Wolf Creek Public Schools is partnering with Parent Link and the Ponoka…

Posted on: Jun 5th

Terrace Ridge School Watershed Day puts focus on First Nations culture and water conservation

Terrace Ridge School students examined water and learned about First Nations’…

Posted on: Jun 5th

Boyd Davies Appointed Principal of Alix-MAC School

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: Jun 5th

Wolf Creek Summer School Registrations Now Open

Wolf Creek Summer School is now accepting registrations for this coming…

Posted on: Jun 4th

Irene Donaldson Appointed Director of Inclusive Learning Services at WCPS

Ponoka — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the…

Posted on: Jun 3rd

ÉLCHS students get gold at Skills Canada National Competition

École Lacombe Composite High School students Camryn Grant and Ben Rainforth…

Posted on: May 31st

ELCHS teacher Steven Schultz to be honoured with Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence

École Lacombe Composite High School (ELCHS) teacher Steven Schultz has…

Posted on: May 23rd

WCPS Board Highlights — May 16, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the May 16, 2019 Board meeting…

Posted on: May 22nd

Bentley students take part in Habitat for Humanity Build

This past month, nine Bentley students and teacher Jason Hazlett had the…

Posted on: May 22nd

Lacey Elliott Appointed Assistant Principal of Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus

Blackfalds — Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce…

Posted on: May 21st

Become a Spare Bus Driver!

Perfect for Retirees or Stay-at-Home Parents wanting to work part time!…

Posted on: May 14th

Assistant Principals at PSC and Acting Principal at PES Appointed

Assistant Principals Appointed for Ponoka Secondary Campus Ponoka —…

Posted on: May 14th

WCPS Board Highlights — May 2, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the May 2, 2019 Board meeting…

Posted on: May 7th

Steering Committee takes next step in Mission, Vision and Values review in Wolf Creek Public Schools

Wolf Creek Public Schools’ Steering Committee on its Mission, Vision…

Posted on: May 6th

Deborah Van Delden Appointed New Principal for Terrace Ridge School

Lacombe — Wolf Creek Public Schools is pleased to announce the appointment…

Posted on: May 3rd

Wolf Creek shares in Inuit and First Nations Culture with Guest Speakers

Goota Desmarais spoke to Wolf Creek Public Schools' First Nations, Métis,…

Posted on: May 3rd

WCPS salutes its bus drivers on Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Being on the roads, ensuring students are brought to school safely and…

Posted on: May 1st

Celebrating Education Week

This week is Education Week in Alberta! The Local ATA, WCPS Board Members,…

Posted on: Apr 29th

WCPS Board Highlights — April 18, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the April 18, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Apr 24th

WCPS students complete exchange, spending two weeks learning in China

As Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) reaches its halfway point in hosting…

Posted on: Apr 24th

Kindergarten Registration is Open in Wolf Creek Public Schools

Registration is open for Kindergarten throughout Wolf Creek Public Schools.…

Posted on: Apr 22nd

Kathy McTaggart Appointed New Principal for Ponoka Secondary Campus

Wolf Creek Public Schools is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs.…

Posted on: Apr 18th

Board Highlights April 4 & 9, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the April 4 & 9, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Apr 11th

WCPS Board of Trustees hosting parents meeting April 9

Hello Wolf Creek Public Schools parents/guardians, Our Board of Trustees…

Posted on: Apr 5th

Busing registration opens April 1, FAQs & answers too

Bus Registration for the 2019-2020 school year opens April 1, 2019 and…

Posted on: Mar 29th

WCPS’ Board taking initial steps in annual budget process

The road to a budget that balances fiscal responsibility with a commitment…

Posted on: Mar 18th

POWERSCHOOL OUTAGE

The PowerSchool system including PowerSchool, PowerTeacher, the Parent…

Posted on: Mar 15th

WCPS nominates Rimbey Jr/Sr High School Teacher for Edwin Parr Award

His enthusiasm, energy and motivation to teach are ways Wolf Creek Public…

Posted on: Mar 12th

Board Highlights March 7, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the March 7, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Mar 11th

Tremendous collaboration from Wolf Creek's Educational Assistant Advisory Group

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) knows how vital is the experience and…

Posted on: Mar 8th

A Successful Event for Joslyn Snow Memorial Winter Classic

Bentley School held its annual Joslyn Snow Memorial Winter Classic in…

Posted on: Mar 7th

WCPS & ATA to recognize Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week March 11 to 15

Hosting appreciation evening March 11 at ÉSLCHS The dedication of substitute…

Posted on: Mar 6th

Shaping the Future of WCPS: Nearly 2,000 share ideas for WCPS future

We asked one overarching question: What do you value most about Wolf Creek…

Posted on: Mar 5th

WCPS stands up against bullying for Pink Shirt Day

Showing our support to put a stop to bullying. WCPS joined in around the…

Posted on: Mar 4th

February 21, 2019 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the February 21, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Feb 25th

Pink Shirt Day February 27

Join Wolf Creek Public Schools, show us and share your support. Stand…

Posted on: Feb 25th

Let’s Hear From You on the Education Results Survey

Let’s Hear From You! The Annual Education Results Report (AERR) Survey…

Posted on: Feb 22nd

Board Chair Column: Developing WCPS school and division calendars aims for collaboration and balance

As you can imagine, a school and school division calendar must strike…

Posted on: Feb 20th

Joslyn Snow Memorial Project receives grant

The late Joslyn Snow had a dream and a vision of building a new playground…

Posted on: Feb 19th

WCPS looks to its schools and communities for new mission, vision and values

The foundational statements that define what a school division is, and…

Posted on: Feb 13th

February 6, 2019 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the February 6, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Feb 8th

Exchange students from China welcomed to Wolf Creek

Students part of a five-month stay, attending classes in Blackfalds and…

Posted on: Feb 8th

Wolf Creek Chinese Exchange Students Greet Education Minister

Exchange students from Guangdong, China greeted Education Minister Hon.…

Posted on: Feb 6th

Wolf Creek and Clearview Partnership Applauded at ASBA Zone 4 Meeting

It’s a rural partnership that has shown real academic gains for students.…

Posted on: Feb 1st

January 17, 2019

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the January 17, 2019 Board…

Posted on: Jan 18th

Wolf Creek Public Schools Hires Communications Coordinator

For Immediate Release: December 11, 2018 Wolf Creek Public Schools is…

Posted on: Dec 11th

December 6, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the December 6, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Dec 7th

Inclement Weather Alerts

Are you a Parent/Guardian of a child enrolled at on of our Wolf Creek…

Posted on: Nov 16th

November 15, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the November 15, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Nov 15th

Early Childhood Parent Conference

November 30, 2018 Parens of pre-kindergarten and kindergarten children…

Posted on: Nov 9th

January 2019 - Rock the Diploma

In an effort to support the work of WCPS High Schools and to help students…

Posted on: Nov 5th

November 1, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the November 1, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Nov 2nd

October 18, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the October 18, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Oct 23rd

Ponoka Secondary Campus Students Contribute to Reconciliation

Youth inspires inclusivity and cross-cultural understanding through song…

Posted on: Oct 19th

October 4, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the October 4, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Oct 8th

With Thanks - World Teachers' Day 2018 (October 5, 2018)

On behalf of the Board of Trustees and ATA Local #3, we would like to…

Posted on: Oct 4th

September 20, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the September 20, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Sep 24th

Media Release: International Learning Program Welcoming Ceremony a Success

For Immediate Release: July 26, 2018 After months of planning, Wolf Creek…

Posted on: Aug 1st

Register for our 18/19 Year!

New Students ONLY - Click here to create an account. Returning students…

Posted on: Jul 4th

June 28, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the June 28, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Jul 3rd

Media Release: Students Graduate from Apprenticeship SWAC Partner Program with Red Deer College

For Immediate Release: June 28, 2018   Media Release: Students Graduate…

Posted on: Jun 28th

Media Release: Wolf Creek Public Schools and Clearview Public Schools Enter Historic Agreement to Support Student Success

for Immediate Release: June 21, 2018 On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, a partnership…

Posted on: Jun 21st

June 14, 2018 Board Highlights

The shared is a summary of agenda items from the June 14, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Jun 18th

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustees Congratulate Lorrie Jess on her Election as President of the Alberta School Boards Association

Wolf Creek Public Schools' Board of Trustees congratulates Lorrie Jess…

Posted on: Jun 14th

Media Release: Josephine Small Joins Wolf Creek Public Schools' First Nations Métis and Inuit (FNMI) Team

for Immediate Release: June 8, 2018 Ms. Josephine Small has been appointed…

Posted on: Jun 8th

May 24, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the May 24, 2018 Board…

Posted on: May 25th

Homestay Opportunity!

Wolf Creek School Division is now accepting applications for Homestay…

Posted on: May 22nd

May 10, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the May 10, 2018 Board…

Posted on: May 14th

April 26, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the April 26, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Apr 27th

Media Release: New Assistant Principals Appointed to Ponoka Elementary School

  Mr. Jay Cottell & Mr. Nathan McEntee have been appointed as the new…

Posted on: Apr 27th

Media Release: Wolf Creek Public Schools Appoints Assistant Superintendent - Inclusive Learning Services

For Immediate Release: April 25, 2018 Mrs. Danica Martin has been appointed…

Posted on: Apr 25th

Pre-Kindergarten Applications Accepted

Bright Futures Play Academy is accepting new Fall program registrations…

Posted on: Apr 24th

April 12, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the April 12, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Apr 17th

Media Release: Wolf Creek Faces Challenging New Realities to Balance Budget 2018/19

For Immediate Release: April 17, 2018 At their April 12, 2018 Board Meeting,…

Posted on: Apr 17th

March 29, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the March 29, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Apr 5th

Media Release: Historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Signed Between Wolf Creek Public Schools and Liwan Bureau of Education, Guangzhou, Guangdong Region, China

For Immediate Release: March 27, 2018 On March 19th, 2018, Superintendent…

Posted on: Mar 27th

March 8, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the March 8, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Mar 9th

Edwin Parr Award Nominee - Brittni Turner

For Immediate Release: March 9, 2018 This quote is from Miss Brittni Turner,…

Posted on: Mar 9th

February 5, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the February 5, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Feb 7th

January 25, 2018 Board Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the January 25, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Jan 30th

Media Release: WCPS Student Exchange with Li Wan Education Bureau (China)

For Immediate Release: January 29, 2018 At the January 25, 2018 Board…

Posted on: Jan 29th

December 14, 2017 Highlights

The attached is a summary of agenda items from the December 14, 2017…

Posted on: Dec 18th

Board Highlights - November 2, 2017

Board Highlights from the November 2, 2017 meeting is available for…

Posted on: Nov 6th

Board Highlights - October 19, 2017

Board Highlights from the October 19, 2017 meeting is available for…

Posted on: Nov 6th

WCPS and ATA Local #3 Reach Memorandum of Agreement

Wolf Creek Public Schools is pleased to announce that they have reached…

Posted on: Oct 25th

Media Release - WCPS Revised Three-Year Capital Plan 2018-2021

For Immediate Release: October 6, 2017 Wolf Creek Public Schools Board…

Posted on: Oct 6th