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Orange Shirt Day

Posted on October 2 2019

Pipestone School participated in the National event known as Orange Shirt Day on Monday September 30th. This included First Nations guests, Ramona and Marie, who had friendly nformation. for our students…

Terry Fox School Run

Posted on September 26 2019

Thursday September 26th was a terrifically successful day for the Terry Fox run at our school. Thanks to all the families who sent cookies, the volunteers who set up and cleaned up. Thanks to the County peace…

Cross Country running team

Posted on September 20 2019

Pipestone School's cross country runners had a successful day at the annual meet in Wetaskiwin on September 18th. Pictured here is Declan photobombing the 2009 Girls team just after they finished the…

Active living and student leadership

Posted on September 11 2019

At Pipestone School, grade 5 and 6 student leaders organize many activities. One of the main activities at this time is recess active living. The student leaders also decide the theme days, are working…

Fire Drills

Posted on September 6 2019

For the best safety for all students, staff, and guests we have already had two very successful fire drills this year. Successful evacuation in less than 90 seconds.

School opening - Welcome Back!

Posted on August 27 2019

We're looking forward to a great 2019-20 School Year! First day of school for all students is Tues Sep 3 - a half day for kindergarten with pick up at 11:30.  Thur Sep 5 is the other day of kindergarten…

Final Day Celebrations

Posted on June 13 2019

Thank you so much to our school community for a fantastic final day of school. Our tie dye shirts, the final assembly, family picnic with thanks to Jessica Lemon and her team, Ronalee McConnell's pie…

Grade 6 trip to Gull Lake

Posted on June 10 2019

With thanks to Friends of Pipestone School and all who supported pizza, candy and doughnut fundraisers, the Grade 6s had an amazing day at Gull Lake Center!

Great day at the Track Meet

Posted on June 2 2019

A wonderful day at the annual track meet on Fri May 31!  Thanks to all of the students, staff and parents from our school who made it a great day. Also a big thanks to 1) Mrs. Carson and the Falun School…

10 Pipestone students attend student leadership initiative…

Posted on May 30 2019

On May 30th, ten Pipestone school students attended SLIC at Mulhurst Lutheran Camp. A wonderful day of learning  about Wellness especially nutrition.

Grade 6 science yearly review in preparation for achievement…

Posted on May 23 2019

With help from Rob and Allan from the Bennett Center, Grade five and six had a great day of reviewing the grade 6 science curriculum in preparation for their provincial achievement exam next week.

Constable Hepburn teaches online safety

Posted on May 22 2019

School Resource Officer Constable Hepburn spent time with students to help them learn about online safety especially with gaming.

Pigeon Lake Regional School Grads celebrate at Pipestone!

Posted on May 22 2019

A new tradition began for Pigeon Lake and its feeder schools today. To celebrate the wonderful accomplishment of graduating from high school, Principal Mrs.Humby, counselor Mrs Slevinsky and 14 grads…

Let's chalk about it!

Posted on May 9 2019

Pipestone school students, like other students in our school division are celebrating Mental Health Week. The event on Thursday May 9th was let's chalk about it creating wonderful happy smiling messages…

Thank you to FOP$ for school performance

Posted on May 4 2019

On April 23, a touring theatre company presented the play The Antyssey. The play had a message of working together while embracing diversity. We really appreciate the donation from Friends Of Pipestone…

Earth Day!

Posted on May 4 2019

One of our Earth Day Celebrations was the clean up of the school yard and surrounding areas by our students.

We WIN the Aluminum cans tab contest!

Posted on April 11 2019

The official weigh-in happened today. Members of the Pigeon Lake Lions Club went to all three schools and the result was Pipestone wins the hot dog lunch celebration because we had the highest amount…

Lice Checkers

Posted on April 3 2019

Thank you to the parent volunteers who assisted with the after spring-break Lice Checkers on Tuesday April 2nd. We also appreciate that families are checking on a regular basis at home. This volunteer…

Alberta Opera performance

Posted on April 2 2019

On April 2nd, with thanks to Pigeon Lake Child and Family Society, students and staff enjoyed the Alberta Opera performance of Pinochhio.

Warning MoMo challenge

Posted on March 1 2019

We received excellent support info about something called MOMO Challenge and wanted to share with our school community.  Mr. Gibson      ALERT February 27th, 2019 MOMO Challenge   We are receiving…

Pink Shirt Day

Posted on March 1 2019

Feb 26, 27 and 28 were Pink Shirt Days at our school to promote kindness, respect and bully prevention. Thanks to our student leaders for their activities.  We thank of all of our students and their…

We're at the Symphony!

Posted on February 12 2019

Despite the chill we've arrived at the Edmonton Symphony and are ready for a wonderful performance here at the Winspear. A huge thank you to the Pigeon Lake Child & Family Society for the donation that…

Update -evening Feb 5/19

Posted on February 5 2019

Update on Pipestone School plumbing repairs and WRPS busing. The WRPS Maintenance department have indicated that the repairs will be complete on the school's water system so that school is open for Wed…

Great day of School Spirit!

Posted on January 28 2019

Friday January 25th was a great day of Pipestone School Spirit featuring Beach Day, skating, swimming and sliding - quite the Canadian winter combination!  For good measure we had our monthly Gotcha…

Family Literacy Day event

Posted on January 7 2019

Mary Lambert The Parentlink Center in Wetaskiwin is presenting Mary Lambert on January 26th at the Manluk Center.  This early literacy performance requires pre-registration. 

2018

Snow Fun Spirit Day

Posted on December 10 2018

Snow Fun Theme Day on Friday, December 14th! Student and staff dressing Christmas casual and featuring Red and Green colors! Afternoon active living in the beautiful snow! Hot Chocolate! Gotcha Assembly…

November Celebrations and Legion Poster Contest winners

Posted on November 27 2018

On November 27th, Pipestone School had our monthly celebration and school spirit day.  The theme was PJ/Movie day and it was a great success!  At our monthly assembly, some of our students were recognized…

Building Forts

Posted on November 18 2018

One of the many great things about being in our rural setting is the beautiful outdoor play spaces we have.  Recently the woods and grassy areas near our school inspired some of our older students to…

Pipestone School Remembers

Posted on November 8 2018

On November 8th, Pipestone School held its annual Remembrance Day Assembly. Our ceremony featured laying of a wreath, students sharing messages of peace, a student group reciting In Flanders Fields, and…

Fundraising celebrations

Posted on October 31 2018

We are thankful for the fundraising efforts of the Friends of Pipestone School (FOPS) society and everyone in our school community who supports the variety of fundraisers we do each year. The most recent…

Ian Porteous - Cultural Presentation

Posted on October 5 2018

On October 16, 2018 9:00 a.m. the Pipestone School will welcome Ian Porteous to performthe Cultural Wheel which is a series of workshops plus a final presentation where the students are featured in the…

Welcome Back!

Posted on August 31 2018

With a tremendous summer in our rear view mirror, we have our headlights beaming on a great start to a wonderful journey on the learning highway for 2018-19!!  Our first day of school is Tuesday, September…

Tri-School Meet 2018

Posted on June 11 2018

Check out the Photo Gallery within our website for some great action shots of the Tri-School Track Meet on June 11.  A big thank you to all of our students, staff and parents who had a great time. …

STEAM Camp

Posted on April 21 2018

From APRIL 17 - 19 at Pipestone School the Gr. 5-6 students had an immersion to the exciting worlds of computer and electrical engineering through a Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics…

Honoring Humboldt

Posted on April 21 2018

Pipestone School students took time to continue to honor and support the Humboldt Broncos hockey community.  Students drew pictures or printed messages in green and yellow chalk all across the front…

Mental Health Capacity Building

Posted on February 7 2018

Here is a resource that compliments mental health capacity building programming that some of our Pipestone School students recently completed but its a terrific resource for all students and families.…

Bottle Drive Success!

Posted on January 30 2018

With thanks to everyone, especially the McConnell family, we raised almost $1200 from the january 19th bottle drive! Those funds go to support special events, guest performers and transportation to many…

Welcome Mrs. Leeuw

Posted on January 29 2018

Pipestone School welcomes Mrs. Marlies Leeuw as our new Family School Liaison. The Family School Liaison's role is is to guide students with their emotional and behavioral choices. This can be through…

By-Election Division 3

Posted on January 17 2018

By-Election Division 3 – Notice of Nomination DayNomination Day is January 29, 2018 for the election of a candidate for the vacancy in Rural Electoral Division 3.  Nominations will be received between…

Fair Notice - a positive, proactive approach to risks…

Posted on January 12 2018

Each year, all schools in WRPS inform parents of our Fair Notice procedures.  The Notice lets students, staff and parents know that our school division will respond to any threats or risks with a proactive…

2017

Free WRPS Bus Status APP

Posted on November 1 2017

Snow and icy conditions today serve as a great reminder about the Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Bus Status app, that is available for free for iPhone and Android mobile devices.  Enjoy the faster…

Buy Milk Cards on Line

Posted on September 13 2017

As of now, you are able to purchase both milk and juice cards via the online payment system, "Pay School Fees Online".  Simply click on the link at the left. Once you're logged on you need to click on…