News Archive

Nicholas Sheran Community School hosts annual District Powwow

Lethbridge School District No. 51's westside elementary schools gathered on Friday morning for the annual District Powwo...

Luncheon recognizes contributions to Poverty Intervention Committee

It takes a village to raise a child. That old saying was front and centre Thursday, as Lethbridge School District No....

Senator Buchanan student one of 2017's Great Kids Award winners

What does it take to be a great kid? There may be many ways to define a great kid, but for Senator Buchanan Elementar...

Public budget presentation highlights numbers for 2017/2018

Members of the public had an opportunity on Tuesday night to get a sneak peak of the District’s 2017/2018 budget. C...

Ready, Set, Go! Lethbridge Back to School Fair receives donation of $3,500

The Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta and the Knights of Columbus (Council 5726) made a donati...

Lifesaving efforts of WCHS staff leads to Canadian Ski Patrol honour

The lifesaving efforts of three staff members at Winston Churchill High School have led to recognition from the Canadian...

WCHS athletic director named to Executive Committee of ASAA

Toby Boulet has seen it all and done it all in his many years of involvement in sports. The long-time Athletic Direct...

District student-athletes sign on to play for U of L Pronghorns

A number of student-athletes from Lethbridge School District No. 51 will see themselves in Pronghorns colours next year,...

District schools participate in Lethbridge City Track and Field Meet

Student-athletes from a number of Lethbridge School District No. 51 schools participated in the Lethbridge City Track a...

G.S. Lakie Middle School's The Beatles - Strawberry Fields

G.S. Lakie Middle School's production of Beatles: Strawberry Fields, runs tonight and tomorrow night. For tickets, c...

Third Annual Student Leadership Day at Nicholas Sheran Community School

A number of community speakers stopped by Nicholas Sheran Community School on Wednesday for the school's Third Annual St...

New vice-principal named for Park Meadows Elementary School

Jackie Fletcher has been appointed vice-principal at Park Meadows Elementary School. With Lethbridge School District...

New vice-principal named for Gilbert Paterson Middle School

Lindsey Hagen has been named vice-principal at Gilbert Paterson Middle School Joining Lethbridge School District No....

WCHS one of 150 finalists in Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Challenge

Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. has announced the 150 regional finalists moving on to the next round of the Samsung Solv...

LCI receives tools through Dewalt Stanley Tool Enhancement Grant

The Dewalt Stanley Tool Enhancement Grant is given every year after the Provincial Skills Competition in Edmonton. Th...

District Director of Finance receives FCSBO designation

Christine Lee, Certified School Business Official and current Director of Finance for Lethbridge School District No. 51,...

LCI Dance Program's Zirkoa! thrills audiences at The Yates

The LCI Dance Program's 2017 Summerdance production, Zirkoa!, was a circus-themed show where audiences saw character...

Victoria Park High School FNMI Day features Raise the Teepee event

Victoria Park High School FNMI Day on Thursday featured a number events, which included Raise the Teepee, as Victoria Pa...

Mike Mountain Horse Grade 2 teacher wins 2017 Zone 6 Edwin Parr Award

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Brittney Petkau is the winner o...

Art's Alive and Well in the Schools exhibit currently on display at the SAAG

The 40th year of the Art’s Alive and Well in the Schools student art exhibition runs from Sunday, May 7 to Sunday, Jun...

Dr. Probe celebrates Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation

Students at Dr. Probe Elementary School have spent the week celebrating Canada's 150th birthday with a number of events....

Ann Muldoon appointed Director of Inclusive Education

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Ann Muldoon has been appointed Director of Inclusive Education....

Wilson student wins Mental Health Awareness poster contest

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer A Wilson Middle School Grade 6 stud...

ICES Earth Keepers

On Thursday, May 4, ICES students participated in the Lethbridge Coulee Clean Up program.  Curtis Goodman from the Hele...

Lakeview Elementary School hosts Canada Reads event

As part of Education Week, Lakeview Elementary School hosted a number of Canada Reads events throughout the week. On Fri...

Chinook High School featured in two videos on A Public Education website

Two stories from A Public Education, about teachers at Chinook High School, have been posted online. The first video...

Pie the Teacher Day at Gilbert Paterson Middle School

It was Pie the Teacher Day at Gilbert Paterson Middle School on Thursday. A number of brave educators at Paterson steppe...

Community Foundation hands out grants to District schools

The Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta delivered $232,570 in grant funding to 37 charitable org...

Fleetwood-Bawden Celebrates Canada's Sesquicentennial

Fleetwood-Bawden Elementary School marked our nation's 150th birthday with a special event on Wednesday afternoon - Cele...

District hires new Director of Finance

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Mark DeBoer has been appointed as Director of Finance starting...

District participates in Watermark Canada 150 tree-planting event

In a few years from now, when the park near Lethbridge School District No. 51’s new westside middle school is complete...

RAP students recognized at graduation event at Lethbridge Lodge

A number of Lethbridge School District No. 51 students were recognized Thursday at Lethbridge Lodge, as the Registered A...

LCI Clippers rugby in league action this week

The Lethbridge Collegiate Institute Clippers rugby team paid a vist to Taber on Wednesday night to take on the W.R. Myer...

Interested in summer school? Contact the staff at Victoria Park High School

There are many reasons for students to choose summer school as an option to further their academic goals. At Vict...

LCI honours two graduates during Distinguished Achievement Awards

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Lethbridge Collegiate Institute’s...

Park Meadows receives $25,000 to go towards accessible playground

Park Meadows Elementary School is another $25,000 closer to realizing the dream of building an accessible playground....

Lethbridge Christian School Grade 8 class wins trip to Nova Scotia

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer Allison Overbeeke’s Grade 8 class...

District announces new Director of Technology, Learning and Innovation

Lethbridge School District No. 51 has announced Jesse Sadlowski has been appointed as Director of Technology, Learning a...

Lakeview Elementary School's Spring Concert - The Canada That We Love

Lakeview Elementary School Kindergarten, Grade 2 and Grade 4 classes performed the school's 2017 spring concert, The Can...

Board of Trustees takes action on suggestions formed at Town Hall 2017

Board actions - Town Hall 2017 Key Question: What strategies can be implemented to develop innovative thinkers withi...

Galbraith Elementary School spring concert 2017 - Canada at 150

Galbraith Elementary School held a dress rehearsal on Thursday for the school's spring concert 2017 - Canada at 150: A M...

Kim Orr appointed vice-principal at Chinook High School

Kim Orr has been appointed vice-principal at Chinook High School With Lethbridge School District No. 51 since 2001, O...

Gold medal adds to decade of 2A dominance for ICHS Eagles

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer The Immanuel Christian High School...

Wong appointed vice-principal at WCHS for 2017/18 school year

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Wong as vice-principal at Winston Chur...

Fitchett appointed Assistant Principal at Senator Buchanan for 2017/18

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Aaron Fitchett as Assistant Principal at Sen...

Rik Jesse named District's new Associate Superintendent, Human Resources

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce Rik Jesse has been appointed Associate Superintendent, Human Re...

Chinook teacher named one of Lethbridge's Top 40 Under 40

By Garrett Simmons Lethbridge School District No. 51 Communications Officer What makes you awesome? That was...

Bill Bartlett named principal of District's new westside middle school

Lethbridge School District No. 51 is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Bartlett as the principal at the new we...

Montessori program at Fleetwood offers students many paths to success

Fleetwood-Bawden Elementary School is the proud host of Montessori alternate program for students in Grade 1 through Gra...

Second Spanish Bilingual Program now being offered at Coalbanks Elementary

Due to the overwhelming interest in the Kindergarten Spanish Bilingual program at Coalbanks Elementary School, Lethbridg...