regina public schools

Saskatchewan minister didn’t ask about guideline prompting pronoun bill: school

Saskatchewan minister didn’t ask about guideline prompting pronoun bill: school

Oct 18, 2023 | 11:17am
A Saskatchewan school division says the education minister never asked about a school guideline that he cited as the “impetus” for the province’s proposed pronoun legislation. Regina Public Schools said Tuesday that the administrative procedure, announced in June 2022, includes a section that says students have a right to be addressed by a name and pronoun that […]

Indigenous educators in Saskatchewan look to boost graduation rates

Jun 20, 2023 | 1:45pm

Jason Young measures the success of his students from one year to the next, celebrating wins both big and small. The director of education for Saskatchewan’s Northern Lights School Division, which is responsible for most of the province’s northern communities, says it’s important to highlight every bit of progress among Indigenous students despite graduation rates […]

Lunchtime supervision fees increasing at Regina Public Schools

May 26, 2023 | 4:46pm

Regina Public Schools announced they are increasing and expanding their lunchtime supervision fees. The division will be increasing lunch fees by 10 per cent come September. Fees for kindergarten students will rise to $55 per student from $50; for elementary students, fees will increase to $110 from $100; and for high school will be $55 […]

New Trustee chosen for Regina Public Schools

Oct 26, 2022 | 5:56am

Tracey McMurchy has been elected as a Regina Public school board trustee in Subdivision Two. McMurchy won in a by election held to replace a trustee who resigned last summer. McMurchy picked up 258 votes, beating her closest rival Mavis Oleson by 53 votes. Here is the unofficial vote tally, the official results will be […]

Charges Laid After Gun Incident at F.W. Johnson School

Sep 26, 2022 | 9:38am

A 13-year-old girl has been charged with multiple offences, after Friday’s gun incident at F.W. Johnson School in east Regina. The female can not be named, because of her age. She is facing several charges including two counts of assault with a weapon, possession of weapon, and carrying a concealed weapon. F.W. Johnson, and several […]

Kids given ‘First Ride’ on school bus before school year begins

Aug 18, 2022 | 11:44am

Kindergarten students in Regina had the opportunity to ride a school bus for the first time thanks to the ‘First Ride’ program. The fifth edition of the event was put on by the Regina Catholic and Public School Division as a chance for kids to ride the bus before the school year starts. “It’s necessary […]

Regina Public Schools victim of cyber security attack

May 26, 2022 | 3:35pm

The Regina Public School Division has provided an update after shutting down its systems earlier this week. “After several days of investigation, it has become clear that the school division was the victim of a cyber security attack on May 22,” the school division said in a release. All public communication will continue to be […]

Regina Public Schools Experience Computer Issues

May 24, 2022 | 9:18am

Regina Public Schools is having some issues with its computer systems. There has been some sort of problem with its network, so the Public School Division has shut down its entire computer system, including e-mails until technicians can assess the problem, and fix it. In a message sent out to parents, the school division says […]

Covid 19 cases on the rise in Regina Schools

Jan 5, 2022 | 6:03pm

More than 20 schools in the city of Regina have been hit with covid 19 cases. The Regina Public School board issued a release late wednesday reporting Covid-19 infections at 16 schools. Earlier in the day the Catholic School division issued a letter to parents reporting infections at 9 schools. With the rise in cases […]