Good News Stories


Posted on: Nov 25, 2021

As part of its Community Investment Program, Trans Mountain has donated $5,000 to Parkland Composite High School (PCHS). The Trans Mountain Technology and Engineering Centre will help further education…

Community EngagementStudent Learning

GNS: Trustee Caputo Recognized for Long Service

Posted on: Nov 22, 2021

Congratulations to Trustee Shirley Caputo, who recently received a Long Service Award from the Alberta School Boards Association. Trustee Caputo began her service to GYPSD's Board of Trustees in 2001…

Community Engagement

GNS: Dark Sky Preserve - Jasper

Posted on: Nov 21, 2021

Jasper schools are located not only in a National Park but also in an amazing Dark Sky Preserve. In fact, it is the second-largest preserve in the world. Since 2010, Jasper has hosted an annual Dark…

Student Learning

GNS: New Board Jumps In

Posted on: Nov 4, 2021

The Official Results of the 2021 General Election were announced Friday, October 22, and the new Board of Trustees was immediately at work, visiting schools and meeting with Division principals. In…

Community Engagement

GNS: Equine Tech Green Certificate Program

Posted on: Nov 1, 2021

GYPSD is appreciative of the many community partners who support high school students in Career Pathway programming. Grade 12 student Trinity Shpakowsky (standing left) benefits from the expertise of Megan…

Community EngagementStudent Learning

GNS: Superintendent's Youth Council

Posted on: Oct 28, 2021

The first Superintendent's Youth Council (SYC) meeting for 2021/2022 met on October 15, affording the 24 new and returning participants opportunities to build positive relationships with peers from…

Student Learning

GNS: PCHS Student Golf Champion

Posted on: Oct 25, 2021

GYPSD is always proud to recognize the accomplishments of our students, both in and out of the classroom. On September 21, 2021, Zoe Banack, from Parkland Composite High School in Edson, shot an 82…

Student Learning

Official Election Results

Posted on: Oct 22, 2021

The Official Election Results...

GNS: Teachers' Advisory Group

Posted on: Oct 21, 2021

The first meeting of the Teachers' Advisory Group (TAG) took place with Superintendent Lewis on Tuesday, September 28th, 2021. The TAG group is made up of a representative from each of the schools that…

Teaching Leadership and Excellence

Unofficial Election Results

Posted on: Oct 18, 2021

The unofficial election results....

Community Engagement