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PICs – Students rally for fellow Saint

St. Andrew’s Catholic School held Join for Jacob for Carnival on June 7 in the afternoon for elementary students to raise money for cancer victim Jacob Kosak. He and his family are very grateful for the support.
Christie’s making science fun

HPE students enjoy visit to local greenhouse Elly BeleskyHPE Reporter This is Elly Belesky with the High Prairie Elementary School news for this week’s South Peace News report. Grade 1B’s plants are growing tall. They are now going to research…
Surprises for all the dads!

Julia Fulton-PrinceJoussard Reporter Greetings from Joussard School! This is Julia Fulton-Prince, bringing you the news once again. While interviewing our kindergarten students I found out they have been busy doing all kinds of things – learning about shapes in Math,…
Saints rally for cancer victim

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News A high school student at St. Andrew’s Catholic School coping with cancer is thankful for the love and support shown during a fundraiser at the school June 7. Students and staff supported Grade 10 student Jacob…
PICs – A taste of the good ol’ days!

Oldtimers know how tough life was years ago with no electricity or running water. It is what members of the Triangle Pioneer Threshermans Association taught the two Grade 4 classes at High Prairie St. Andrew’s School May 29. Students participated…

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News Northern Lakes College graduation ceremonies planned for High Prairie last week were postponed. The Sports Palace was scheduled to host the Practical Nurse Capping and Pinning Ceremony on June 6 at 7 p.m. and convocation ceremonies…
PIC – And away we go!

Jonathan Forget wings it in the Frisbee toss at High Prairie Elementary School’s mini-Olympics June 4. Students participated in the annual fun meet at E.W. Pratt High School. The meet was organized and run by Pratt Grade 12s.
PIC – Fundraising for the Saints

Hamburgers and hotdogs were served at a barbecue May 31 at Freson Bros. to raise funds for students at St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie. Friends of the Saints Society was recently formed to support student activities. Left-right are Shannon…
Cox sets record

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News St. Andrew’s athletes were tops in the Northwest Zone High School Track and Field Championships in Grande Prairie on June 1. The Saints won the junior team title as they defeated 55 other schools. “Congratulations to…
St. Andrew’s rewards top athletes

St. Andrew’s School in High Prairie honoured its top athletes during its athletics awards night and banquet June 4. “Tonight is a celebration of our student athletes and the school pride they have spread this year through their accomplishments and…
Pratt school scores big with Tolko

Richard FroeseSouth Peace News E.W. Pratt High School in High Prairie scored big with a donation for a new scoreboard for the gymnasium. Tolko Industries announced a donation of $9,500 to the school at an assembly June 5. High Prairie…
Joussard Grade 1s play the role of farmer

Students enjoy salad made from vegetables they grew Julia Fulton-PrinceJoussard Reporter Hello, my name is Julia Fulton-Prince and I will be the reporter for our school during the month of June. Today, I roamed around with a friend, talking to…
PRJH students showcase skills at talent show

Students at Prairie River Junior High School in High Prairie showcased their performing arts skills at the fifth annual Prairie River’s Got Talent show May 30 at E.W. Pratt High School. A total on eight student acts performed. Students were…
They’re true Olympians! All of them!

Veronika DolgirevaHPE Reporter This is Veronika with the High Prairie Elementary School news for this week’s South Peace News report. The whole school headed to E.W. Pratt High School June 4 for our yearly Track & Field Day hosted by…
Joussard Grade 1s building fairy houses

Nevaeh PrinceJoussard Reporter Hello, I’m back with the news from Joussard School. I’m still the reporter until the end of this month. It’s such a busy, busy time of the school year. The end is near, it’s light so late,…
Inline skating is returning to HPE

Kyla KlingschHPE Reporter This is Kyla with the High Prairie Elementary School news for this week’s South Peace News report. The Grade 5s have started their leisure swimming for the year. Such a fun time of the year! In Grade…