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Richard Froese South Peace News A trip to the United Kingdom next spring for students in the High Prairie E.W. Pratt High School travel club has sparked enthusiasm and plenty of fundraising opportunities. “This will be the first time in…
Haunted House delights Joussard students

Olivia Bellerose Jewel Burlock Joussard Reporters Hi! This is Olivia Bellerose and Jewel Burlock, bringing you the news from Joussard School. We had a very busy week, but a good one. Lots of Halloween activities and we learned something from…
HPE preparing for Remembrance Day

Allyson Potvin HPE Reporter This is Allyson with this week’s South Peace News report from High Prairie Elementary School. The Grade 5 students will be holding their seventh annual Remembrance Day assembly on Nov. 7, at 10:45 a.m. They have…
Raiders settle for silver

Richard Froese South Peace News Prairie River Raiders finished second in the High Prairie School Division boy’s volleyball championships hosted by the High Prairie school Oct. 27. The Raiders lost to Slave Lake Christian 15-25, 25-14, 11-15 in the final…
Saints retain junior high volleyball title

Richard Froese South Peace News St. Andrew’s Saints of High Prairie retained their crown as girl’s volleyball champions in the High Prairie School Division area. The Saints defeated Slave Lake Christian 25-18, 25-11 in the final of the seven-team tournament…
PIC – Who’s in control?

Joussard School Grade 4 student, Marissa Chalifoux, states she is not going to miss any Tuesdays because she doesn’t want to miss any coding lessons. Here, she has her little round robot flashing colour and dashing about the school atrium…
PIC – PRJH students lend helping hand

Many children and youth were celebrating Halloween Oct. 31 by playing pranks or gathering treats. Not so for many students at Prairie River Junior High School, who participated in the third annual Tricks for Eats drive. Students went door to…

Olivia Bellerose Jewel Burlock HPE Reporters This is Olivia Bellerose and Jewel Burlock once again, bringing you the news from Joussard School. Our kindergarten students have been very busy learning all about pumpkins. They are learning about the parts of…
HPE Grade 5s extend invitation to veterans

Marie Matula HPE Reporter This is Marie with this week’s South Peace News report from High Prairie Elementary School. Grade KC is having a lot of fun creating their own pumpkin patch. They finger painted pumpkins and made vines and…
PIC – Once upon a time . . .!

High Prairie Elementary School hosted children’s writer and storyteller Kathy Jessup on Oct. 3. Above, she tells a story to Grades 4 and 5 students that includes actions and sound effects. In the front row, left-right, are Grade 4 students…
Students melt soap

Olivia Bellerose Jewel Burlock Joussard Reporters Hello, this is Olivia Bellerose and Jewel Burlock back again with our school news. As we walked from classroom to classroom we asked students what things they have done recently in class that were…
HPE takes classroom to Sucker Creek

Elly Belesky HPE Reporter This is Elly with this week’s South Peace News report from High Prairie Elementary School. Last week the Grade 5 students embarked on a new, fun adventure: Land based learning! The students headed over to Sucker…

Richard Froese South Peace News Top junior high school volleyball teams will be in High Prairie when the Prairie River Raiders host the High Prairie School Division girl’s and boy’s volleyball championships Oct. 27. “Eight girl’s teams and eight boy’s…

Chris Clegg South Peace News Elementary and junior high school students will get an introduction to curling when Rocks and Rings comes to High Prairie in early November. The program, sponsored by Egg Farmers, will be held in conjunction with…

Richard Froese South Peace News Prairie River Raiders boys were eliminated in the semi-finals in the annual Josh Halverson Invitational Volleyball Tournament, held Oct. 12-13. The Raiders lost to the Donnelly Georges P. Vanier Vipers 18-25, 14-25 in the first…
Saints rule in Halverson tournament

Richard Froese South Peace News St. Andrew’s Saints of High Prairie won the girl’s side in the Josh Halverson Invitational Volleyball Tournament held Oct. 12-13, hosted by the hometown Prairie River Raiders. The Saints beat the Fort Vermilion Falcons 28-26,…