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News Archive

December Menu

Here is the December Menu.  It can also be found under Documents - Monthly Menu. 

UPDATE November 25 - Provincial Health Order

Dear Golden Hills Parents, Following the Premier’s update last night and a new Health Order, Golden Hills’ schools have begun planning for the shift in learning that will occur for junior and senior high students next week. Starting Monday, November 30, Grades 7-12 students will be moving to learning at home for the next 3 weeks until Christmas break.  This learning at home will be d...

Coyote Gear

Order your Coyote Gear now.  On sale until December 6th at midnight, visit to order or scan the QR code.  Orders will be delivered in January. 

UPDATE November 2 - Alberta Health Services Daily Screening Tool

Alberta Health has updated the daily screening tool.  The most significant change reflects two separate screening tools for staff/adults and students. The New Student Screening Tool: In the new screening tool that has been developed for students, the critical core symptoms have changed. Students experiencing any of the core symptoms must self-isolate for 10 days:  Fever ...

Golden Hills Launches ONLINE Daily Screening Tool

Golden Hills School Division has launched an online form to complete the AHS Daily Screening Tool.  Scan the QR code with your phone Complete the questions Submit All of our Golden Hills' schools have appreciated the support of parents, students, and staff in their use of the screening tool on a daily basis.   

November Elementary Menu is posted

The November Menu for Elementary lunches is now posted... Find it under Documents, then Monthly Menu. 

Student Drop Off

Wheatland Crossing Families,    Thank you all for your support as we continue to navigate through the unprecedented times that we are in.  Our students have been adapting well to all of our health and safety practices and our school year has started off very successfully. We continue to make slight adaptations to our safety protocols in order to make our routines run as smoothly as possible...

Thank You to Parents - Successful Relaunch of School

Dear Parents, I want to thank you as parents for your patience and support as we have made planning adjustments and worked through the many changes in our schools. I also want to acknowledge the hard work of all of our staff in preparing for what has been a very successful school start this year. School staff have worked very hard to make the necessary adjustments to their classrooms...

Golden Hills Schools Relaunch Guide 2020/2021

Golden Hills Schools Relaunch Guide 2020/2021 is available HERE, this document reflects the most recent information provided by Alberta Health Services and Alberta Education. 

Screening Tool for Parents, Students and Staff

As we get closer to school start-up, we promised to share more details with you on one of our critical accommodations for our near normal return to school. Family and self-screening will be a very important component in the range of measures we are implementing in order to reduce risks and keep everyone healthy in our schools.  Screening Questionnaire Our Chief Medical Officer has publ...

Transportation Update

With school start-up next week, there is new information regarding changes in our start-up and regular transportation routines. If you have not done so already, please register for transportation for your child through our on-line link HERE. As many of you are already aware, masks will be compulsory for our drivers and all Grades 4 to 12 students while on the bus.  We would encourag...

Golden Hills School Division Return to School Message

Dear Parents,  As the start of the school year quickly approaches, Golden Hills School Division is in the final planning stages for a near-normal return to school. Last week you should have received a letter from your principal about the return to school and encouragement to contact your principal if there are circumstances in your family that make you uncertain about your children’s...

Announcement for September School Relaunch

Dear Golden Hills Families, I’m sure most of you are aware of the announcement by government earlier this week regarding the plan to return to school in September.  Alberta Education has notified us and the province that we will be following Scenario #1 which is the near-normal return to school.  Based on the many comments we received through our survey in June, we know that the vast majori...

Wheatland Crossing Student Awards

Here are our Student Awards Recipients for the 2019-2020 School Year, click here to see all the recipients.  Congrats to all the students who received these awards!  We are so proud of you!

Message From the Golden Hills School Division Board of Trustees

The Motto of the Golden Hills School Division is “Powering Hope and Possibilities” and never has this been more evident than in the past two weeks. As we all struggle to deal with the challenges we are facing, the employees of Golden Hills have focussed their efforts on providing hope and possibilities for our students and parents.  Our board would like to recognize and thank all of the pe...

Message to Educators from the Minister of Education

Dear Educators,  On behalf of the Government of Alberta, we sincerely thank you for your dedication to your students during this unprecedented time. We know that these are trying circumstances and that you have had to adapt quickly to keep supporting the children and young adults of Alberta.  As the Ministers of Education and Children's Services, we want to draw your attention to a potenti...

Classes Suspended in all Alberta Schools - March 15, 2020

Dear Parents, As per Alberta Chief Medical Officer Deena Hinshaw’s recommendations, Alberta Education has now suspended classes at all Alberta schools indefinitely. Effective immediately, regular classes in all Golden Hills’ Schools are suspended, no buses will be running and all students should stay at home. Though we do not know how long classes will be suspended, we want to provide...

Golden Hills School Division Chief and Council Inauguration

Golden Hills School Division held its Student Chief and Council Inauguration for the 2019-2020 school year on March 5, 2020, at the Strathmore Civic Centre.  Students from Wheatland Crossing School, Westmount Elementary School, Crowther Memorial Junior High School, and Strathmore High School inaugurated their Student Chief and Councils with a leadership pledge and an honour song for each grou...

Family Accident Reimbursement Plan - Voluntary Insurance

The Family Accident Reimbursement Plan has replaced the Kids Plus Voluntary Plan. Our insurance partner, iA Financial Group, is now offering a new comprehensive accident insurance plan with a critical illness component designed for the whole family.  The Family Accident Reimbursement Plan is ideal for supplementing costs not covered by your provincial health insurance or existing employer e...

Associate Principal Announcement - Wheatland Crossing School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Desmet to the position of Associate Principal of Wheatland Crossing School commencing the 2019/2020 school year.  Tracy holds a Bachelor of Education Degree from the University of Alberta and a Master of Education, Educational Research-Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Calgary. She has over 17 ye...

Kindergarten Registration Now Open

Kindergarten registration is now open for students entering Wheatland Crossing School next year. Parents can contact the school, drop into the office or download the orientation and registration directly from our website. Orientation and Registration Package

Wheatland Crossing Mobile App

Now you can get school updates, classroom news, homework notifications, and more...right on your phone! Download the Wheatland Crossing Den 2 Go App today. Get immediate access through push notifications to your phone or emails to your home. You get to decide!  Class/Grade announcements like tests, homework, field trips and more Automatic School webpage and Facebook page Integrated a...

Student Union Events: WE Walk for Water and Zinc Saves Lives

The Student Union at Wheatland Crossing School have some exciting events coming up, including WE Walk for Water on April 30th, and Zinc Saves Lives throughout the month of May Our school recently had a group of students, staff and parents go to Kenya on a ME to WE trip, where they made meaningful connections as they volunteered with locals on a sustainable development project, beaded with mamas...

Bus Route Notification Subscription

Parents - Golden Hills Transportation has developed a bus notification process. This notification will send a message via email to you if your child/children's bus is running late or if it won't be running at all. From the menu on the right choose Documents then choose the Transportation Folder to access the Bus Route Notification Subscription directions.

Elementary Free Lunches

We are happy to share that our Coyote Kitchen is fully operational for the 2017/2018 school year. With that, we are very fortunate to be part of a special Alberta Education program and have received a grant to provide free lunches, starting September 11, to all of our elementary aged students (grades K-6) every day for the school year. Please read this important document for more information!...

Jr/Sr High Powerschool For Parents

PowerSchool Welcome to Powerschool!  If you have created a Powerschool account to view your child's grades please go directly to the Login link and enter your username and password.   Login      How to Create an Account  - â€‹â€‹There are detailed instructions on how to proceed with creating your child's account. Please remember in creating the password you wi...

Wheatland Crossing High School Orientation Meeting

Wheatland Crossing High School Orientation Meeting Tuesday June 20th 7:00 – 8:00 At Wheatland Crossing School Who Should Attend: Grade Nine Parents/Students, Plus High School Students New to Wheatland Crossing This is meeting to go over high school programming, course streams and sequencing, requirements for a high school diploma, and Wheatland Crossing course selections for next yea...

Congratulations Justin Silva - 2017 Zone 5 Edwin Parr Winner

Golden Hills School Division would like to congratulate Justin Silva from Wheatland Crossing School on winning the 2017 Zone 5 Edwin Parr Award. Justin was awarded the Zone 5 Edwin Parr award on May 24, 2017 at the Zone 5 Banquet in Calgary. The Edwin Parr Award is an award specifically for first year teachers who excel in their beginning year of their teaching career. Congratulations Jus...

30 Hour Famine

Wheatland Crossing School Students go Hungry for 30 Hours, Band Together to Fight Hunger, Save Lives Wars and natural disasters dominate the world’s daily headlines, but behind the scenes and far from the spotlight, hunger and preventable diseases claim the lives of more than 20,000 of the world’s children every day. Nearly 1 billion people go hungry every day. More than 7 billion live on t...

Wheatland Crossing School – Expected Completion Date April 24, 2017

Wheatland Crossing School will be establishing move in dates based on completion.   In upcoming weeks information on the move and transportation for students will be announced. Please watch Golden Hills School Division website, and Wheatland Crossing websites and social media for the most current information on this exciting transition.  

Parent Teacher Interviews

2nd Parent Teacher Interviews have been scheduled for March 15  4:00 - 7:30 Once again, all appointments for elementary students will be made online using an integrated booking system. This will allow parents the freedom to book at their leisure and help build a schedule that works around their busy lives. Instructions for this process can be found below and should be extremely simple to na...

Wheatland Crossing Food Drive

Dear Parents of Wheatland Crossing, This year, our educational community has grown and welcomed some exciting changes!  As we grow and learn together, it is important that our students see us demonstrate the difference we can make within our community and those surrounding us. Each year, we collect donations of non-perishable food items to benefit those families struggling in our area.  As...

Students Creating Change at Wheatland Crossing!

Students Creating Change at Wheatland Crossing! November 15th marked the beginning of Wheatland Crossing Change Wars, a competition among teams to raise the most funds to promote water and health security in developing nations. For this campaign we will be raising funds through a competition between classes to bring in change and batteries that we have dubbed Change Wars. This is a school wi...

Wheatland Crossing School Update

At this time, we do not have a firm opening date for Wheatland Crossing School. Recently, there have been a number of site visits to evaluate the status of the school. There has been substantial progress with the construction. Golden Hills School Division continues to work with the contractor to establish a firm completion date.  Once we have that, we plan to host a community meeting to dis...

School Fees

Dear Parents, Fees are slowly being posted to Cash Online (our online fee payment system). We have learned that some notifications are being sent to parents early. Please note, that we are still having small glitches show up so we are asking you not to pay fees until you receive the actual invoice from the school. Fees will be due Feb 17, 2017.

Mind Up at Wheatland Crossing

  We have started the MindUPTM program in our grades 1-3 classes. It is a classroom-based social emotional learning (SEL) program designed to enhance a child’s self-awareness, social awareness, focussed attention, self regulation, problem solving, pro-social behaviours (helping, sharing and cooperating) and positive human qualities such as happiness, optimism and altruism. Research has sho...

Wheatland Crossing - Terry Fox School Run

Dear Parents and Students of Wheatland Crossing,   We are excited to participate in our first Terry Fox Run as a new school! We will be holding the event on the afternoon of Thursday September 22nd.  We will start with an assembly at 1:10 pm explaining who Terry Fox was and his efforts to raise money for cancer research. After the assembly we will walk to the starting line of the run a...

Welcome To Wheatland Crossing

Hello Friends and Family, Welcome to another exciting school year. The opening few days at Wheatland Crossing School have been fantastic as the students have arrived and begun to adjust to school once again. Old acquaintances have been re-established and new friends have been made. It is great to see and feel the energy that we have in our building. We look forward to the time when we will move...

Skyline Tour of Wheatland Crossing August 2016

Video courtesy of Jason Knibbs. Wheatland Crossing School August 4, 2016  

Student Registration for Wheatland Crossing School

For a Wheatland Crossing School registration form for the 2016-2017 school year please fiill out the Registration Form: Once the registration form is completed please Fax (403-644-3818)  or scan the completed registration form and email it to 

Student Transportation Registration

All students registered to go to Wheatland Crossing School in the fall of 2016 will have to have transportation. Students already riding a bus to Standard School will be automatically entered into the system but if your child/children currently do NOT depend on a bus for transportation to school, you will need to complete an online transportation request. To do this go to the Golden Hills Sc...

Updated Skyline Tour of Wheatland Crossing School

Courtesy of Jason Knibbs. Wheatland Crossing School June 2016.

Take a Skyline Tour of Wheatland Crossing!

Video courtesy of Jason Knibbs. *This video does have sound, please turn on your volume if you wish.