News

Letter From the Minister of Education- Aug. 30, 2022

Posted on: Sep 1 2022

Message from the Minister of Education

Carmangay Bell Schedule for 2022-2023

Posted on: Aug 29 2022

Carmangay 2022-2023 Bell Schedule  

2022-2023 Carmangay School Calendar

Posted on: Aug 29 2022

Carmangay School Calendar 2022-2023

Welcome back to school!

Posted on: Aug 29 2022

The 2022-2023 school yer starts on Tuesday, August 30

2020

Psalm 138:3

Posted on: Apr 23 2020

When we face insurmountable challenges, we can turn to the all-powerful Creator God. His strength and renewal can help us face our fears and do the impossible!

2017

Diploma Exam Dates

Posted on: Jun 10 2017

Just a quick reminder that there will be four Diploma exams in the following two weeks: -Thursday, June 15th: ELA 30-2 Part A -Friday, June 16th: Social Studies 30-2 Part A -Thursday, June 22nd: ELA 30-2…

Huntsville Soccer Tournament

Posted on: May 9 2017

As part of our gym program, grade 7-9 students will be attending a soccer tournament in Huntsville on Wednesday, May 24th. This will be a fun-filled day, but also and important day of learning for our…

Visitor Parking

Posted on: Apr 6 2017

We have now received new signs that will help make our bus loop a little more efficient! Students and parents, you will now see signs for visitor parking. Please try not to park in our bus loop as that…

No School Reminder (April 14th-23rd)

Posted on: Apr 6 2017

Just a quick reminder that there will be no school from April 14th-23rd. We hope that you have a restful Easter break spent with family and friends as we celebrate Christ's sacrifice for us. God bless,…

Carmangay School Clean Up (Supplies Needed)

Posted on: Apr 6 2017

On Thursday, April 13th, students will be celebrating the hard work our custodian puts into cleaning our school! In order to thank her for her efforts, students will be helping her out by cleaning up…

Skating & Archery Field Trip Reminder

Posted on: Apr 6 2017

Just a quick reminder that students will be given the opportunity to try skating again next week on Wednesday, April 12th. They are really looking forward to this event! If you have any ice skates, or…

Easter Concert & Silver Collection

Posted on: Apr 6 2017

Just a quick reminder that the Easter concert will take place on April 11th. Students will sing Easter songs in both German and English. They have been working hard to prepare for this event and we wish…

First Lego League Appreciation Lunch

Posted on: Mar 29 2017

Thank you to the three First Lego League students who gave up their lunch hour today to help celebrate the hard work that our two mentors, Mike and Ed, put into making our season a success. Two grade…

Curling Wrap Up

Posted on: Mar 8 2017

Today marked the end of our curling unit. This unit has been a lot of fun for students, many of whom had never played before! Smiles were seen all around as students took on the challenge of learning…

Arrowood Basketball Tournament Update!

Posted on: Mar 2 2017

Congratulations to our two junior high teams who played hard, and showed great character at the Arrowood Basketball tournament today. Students represented our school well through their positive attitudes,…

Skating and Let's Talk Science Field Trip

Posted on: Feb 16 2017

What an awesome day skating, and learning about Science (some of the ways that humans are impacting the environment). For many students, this was their first time learning to skate. We are blessed to…

Happy 150th Birthday Canada!

Posted on: Feb 10 2017

To help celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, 465,000 Canadian's from across Canada voted in their favorite 150 physical activities that they felt were uniquely Canadian. From their votes, the ParticipACTION…

EPIC Day (Exploring Possible Industries & Careers)

Posted on: Feb 8 2017

3 of our students participated in an event called EPIC Day today. This event is hosted by Career Transitions in Lethbridge. EPIC day gives students a chance to explore possible careers and industries…

Career Technology Studies (CTS) Begins!

Posted on: Jan 28 2017

Groups of students will start their CTS programming in Nobleford during the week of February 6th. Students will be attending Tuesday and Thursday mornings and should be back to the school shortly after…

Family Literacy Day-THANK YOU

Posted on: Jan 28 2017

Family Literacy Day was a great success! Thank you to all of the parents that came to show their support for our school programs. I know that both the staff and students really appreciated seeing you…

Family Literacy Day (January 27th)

Posted on: Jan 18 2017

Family Literacy Day is a day dedicated to promoting literacy at home. Reading with students, as well as encouraging them to write and improve on their vocabulary skills is very important to their growth.…

Robotics Parent Presentation/Upcoming Parent Council…

Posted on: Jan 18 2017

On Wednesday, January 25th, prior to the parent council meeting, students and staff will be presenting the work being done in the robotics classes. If you are able to attend that would be wonderful!…

Changes to PAT dates! (IMPORTANT)

Posted on: Jan 18 2017

There has been a change to the Science 9 and Math 9 PAT dates. The following are the corrected dates for the Alberta Provincial Achievement tests for the 2016-2017 school year. Language Arts 9 (Part A-Writing)…

2016

Robotics Fox Raffle

Posted on: Dec 17 2016

Don't forget to buy your tickets for the fox basket raffle that is going on now until January 20th!! All funds raised will go to the robotics program being run at Carmangay Outreach School. Tickets are…

Robotics Update

Posted on: Dec 17 2016

What an amazing week for the robotics team. Students in the program have been working hard to build and program robots that will compete in the Crown Cup competition in Calgary in February. To make a…

Palliser's Annual Christmas Card Winner!

Posted on: Dec 17 2016

We are so proud to say that the winner of the Palliser Regional School's annual Christmas card competition was Helena from our very own school! Her creativity was showcased at our Christmas concert and…

Discover U Leadership Conference

Posted on: Dec 17 2016

The annual Discover U Leadership conference allowed students across the division to gather and share ideas on ways to create positive change in their own school and community at large. The theme of this…

Camping Breakfast

Posted on: Dec 17 2016

What a fun event! Students in Mr Shain's Wildlife options class had a chance to cook a wonderful breakfast, camping style! The students prepared and cooked food over mini propane burners. It tasted great!…

Christmas Concert Reminder

Posted on: Nov 12 2016

Just a quick reminder that the Carmangay/Barons Christmas Concert will be held at Baron's School on Wednesday, December 7th. The meal will begin at 5:30pm sharp, followed by the concert at 6:30pm. Students…

Parent Teacher Interviews Reminder

Posted on: Nov 12 2016

Just a quick reminder that parent teacher interviews will be held at the Carmangay Outreach School this year  from 4pm-8pm on Wednesday, November 23rd. It would be great to see you there! Students and…

Grade 7/8 Science: Crane Building

Posted on: Nov 4 2016

Grade 7 science students are in the midst of finishing their first science unit on the Mix and Flow of Matter. During the unit, students learned about the effects of pressure on fluids. In particular,…

Cardboard Boat Race

Posted on: Nov 3 2016

8 very talented young men and women in grades 8 and 9 participated in the Career Transitions annual Cardboard Boat Races yesterday. Both teams worked hard preparing right up until the actual event. Both…

Lethbridge Food Drive

Posted on: Nov 1 2016

The results are in!!! Students at both campuses raised a total of 1219.6lb of food for the Lethbridge Food Bank this year. In Carmangay, students in grade 7 raised 62.4 pounds, those in grade 8 raised…

WE Day

Posted on: Oct 26 2016

WE day is such an extraordinary opportunity for our students! Inspiration came in abundance from speakers such as Chris Hadfield (the first astronaut to walk on the moon), Paula Abdul (singer, songwriter,…

Agriculture Career Pathways

Posted on: Oct 20 2016

Our senior students had an opportunity to attend the Agriculture Career Pathways program that was hosted by Career Transitions from October 18th-20th. Seniors had a chance to meet and speak with a number…

School Calendar

Posted on: Sep 26 2016

Here is a copy of our school calendar for the 2016-2017 school year. It contains all of our holidays and breaks. School Calendar 2016-2017

The Start of Something Beautiful

Posted on: Sep 26 2016

  It has been a busy first month in Carmangay! This month one thing we want to celebrate is the beautiful garden bed that both students at Carmangay and Barons created last week. It will allow students…

2016-2017 School Supply List

Posted on: Jul 1 2016

Here is a copy of the school supplies your student(s) will need for the 2016-2017 school year. School Supply List  

Camp Carmangay Field Trip

Posted on: Jul 1 2016

The Camp Carmangay Field Trip was a great success! Students had a blast playing games, riding bikes, and of course their favorite part, horseback riding. There were smiles all around. What a great way…

Frank Slide Field Trip

Posted on: Jun 21 2016

Student's enjoyed their year end field trip to Frank Slide on Tuesday, June 21st. Student's had an opportunity to learn about the history at the interpretive center, and experienced first hand the mine!…

Grade 9 PAT Schedule

Posted on: Jun 12 2016

Please be aware of the following grade 9 PAT dates.   -Monday June 20th- Science 9 -Wednesday June 22nd- Math 9 -Thursday June 23rd- English Language Arts 9 Part B Reading -Friday June 24th- Social Studies…

CTS Biker Build Off Results Are In

Posted on: Jun 12 2016

The results are in for the biker build off project and it looks great for Carmangay! All of the students hard work paid off as they brought home a trophy for the great quality of their work. They should…

Softball Tournament June 9th, 2016

Posted on: Jun 12 2016

The softball tournament in Barons was a great success! Approximately 15 teams arrived to play on 3 fields that had been set up. Students had a busy day full of playing and cheering each other on. It was…

Grad 2016

Posted on: Jun 12 2016

This year we were blessed to have had one graduate! She is truly a great role model for other students in our school who are working towards graduating themselves! We wish you all the best, Neta, as…

Palliser Beyond Borders Newsletter

Posted on: Apr 4 2016

The following link is the newest Palliser Beyond Borders newsletter. In it you will find important information about the leaning and teaching process, important dates regarding the diploma exams, report…

Gopher Control

Posted on: Mar 18 2016

Palliser Regional Schools will be performing gopher control at the Carmangay and Barons schools from March 25 to April 3.  The method used is not harmful to people or surrounding animals but we would…

No School for Students

Posted on: Feb 26 2016

All Palliser staff will be participating in a P.D. Day on Monday, February 29, 2016. There will be no school for students         

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Posted on: Feb 25 2016

Due to a maintenance issue, all classes that are normally held in Carmangay will be held at Barons School on Friday, February 26 for the entire day.  We will keep our parents and students updated on…

Pancake Breakfast

Posted on: Feb 16 2016

Carmangay students will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast at Barons School on Thursday, February 25 at 8:30 AM. Stop by for a delicious breakfast! 

Winter Walk Day February 3

Posted on: Jan 29 2016

Wednesday, February 3 is winter walk day! Wintertime can be a great time to enjoy some fresh, crisp air. We are encouraging all of our staff, students, and families to get out and go for a walk, no matter…

No School February 1

Posted on: Jan 29 2016

There will be no school for our Carmangay and Barons students on Monday, February 1st. Staff will be participating in a collaborative professional development day in Coaldale with another Low-German Mennonite…

CTS Biker Build Off

Posted on: Jan 27 2016

Carmangay Outreach is pleased to announce that we participated in the 2015/2016 CTS biker build off! Our students built a motorcycle in the CTS trailer, located in Nobleford, AB. It was a great experience…

School Goals and Accountability Survey

Posted on: Jan 27 2016

If you are interested in viewing our school goals or accountability survey results, please follow the links below.  2014/2015 Accountability Survey 2015/2016 School Goals  

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Posted on: Jan 26 2016

Carmangay School will have no water supply tomorrow, Wednesday, January 27. For this reason, all classes will be held at BARONS SCHOOL. Students will take the bus to Barons and stay there for the entire…

School as usual Monday, Jan. 25

Posted on: Jan 22 2016

Carmangay Outreach School will be ready for students and classes as usual Monday, despite a boil water order in the village. The boil water order was issued Friday afternoon. Bottled water will be provided…

2015

Happy Holidays!

Posted on: Dec 10 2015

Carmangay staff and students would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Our last day of school for the year will be Thursday, December 17. We will reopen in the new year on Thursday,…

Christmas Concert

Posted on: Dec 2 2015

The Barons and Carmangay Christmas Concert will take place on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. Dinner will begin at 5:45 and students from both schools will sing Christmas songs in both English and German.…

Upcoming Field Trips

Posted on: Nov 27 2015

We are so excited to announce two field trips that are coming up for our school! The first will take place on Wednesday, December 2. Students will leave from Barons School and head to the Enmax Center…

Volleyball Tournament

Posted on: Nov 26 2015

On November 26, Carmangay School will be hosting a volleyball tournament for surrounding schools. We are happy to have Brant, Milo, Huntsville, John Davidson, and Champion join us for this exciting day!…

Palliser Leadership Conference

Posted on: Nov 26 2015

12 students at Carmangay School took part in the Palliser Student Leadership Conference on Friday, November 20. The day started with an awesome presentation on creativity by David Usher, a Canadian musician…

Carmangay Feature

Posted on: Oct 28 2015

A few weeks ago, Erv Fehr, who produces the TV program "A Public Education", visited our school to do a feature on Carmangay School. If you would like to view the video, please click on the link below.…

Field Trip!

Posted on: Oct 19 2015

On Thursday, October 15, our students participated in a full day field trip in Lethbridge. It was a great day and students got to try a variety of activities.  First, we headed to West Winds Gymnastics…

Food Drive Results!

Posted on: Oct 16 2015

Two of our students in grade 9 led a school wide food drive to help raise non-perishable food items for the Interfaith Food Bank in Lethbridge. Barons and Carmangay students raised a total of 631 pounds…

Parent Council Meeting

Posted on: Oct 16 2015

There will be a parent council meeting this Monday, October 19 at Barons School. Parents of Carmangay students are asked to arrive at 6:30 pm for a Carmangay only meeting. Parents of both Barons and…

U of L Boat Races

Posted on: Oct 5 2015

This year four Carmangay students will be taking place in the Cardboard Boat Races at the University of Lethbridge on Thursday, October 29. Students will design and build a boat out of cardboard. They…

FISH Update!

Posted on: Oct 1 2015

Carmangay and Barons School have been participating in FISH Fridays, where all students meet at Barons School for the last hour of the school day. Here, we discuss examples of the FISH Philosophy. Here…

WE DAY

Posted on: Sep 29 2015

Carmangay Outreach School is thrilled to be taking part in WE Day this year. WE Day is a celebration of youth making a difference in their local and global communities. WE Schools is a yearlong program…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on: Sep 29 2015

There will be no school for students on Friday, October 9, Monday October 12 or Tuesday, October 13. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving! Remember to give thanks for all the things we are blessed with…

Terry Fox Run

Posted on: Sep 28 2015

This year our school joined Barons School to participate in the Terry Fox Run. The day was beautiful and a lot of fun. Combined, our students raised 176.65, the most in our history! 

Meet the Teacher BBQ

Posted on: Sep 8 2015

The staff of Carmangay and Barons Schools would like to invite all parents to a Welcome Back/Meet the Teacher BBQ on Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 5:45 to 6:45. Burgers will be available for $3.00.…

FISH!

Posted on: Sep 1 2015

Carmangay Outreach School is happy to announce that we are o'fish'ally a FISH! school. The FISH philosophy was started in Seattle at the world famous Pike Market. Employees were having a tough time working…

Welcome Back!

Posted on: Aug 26 2015

Classes for the 2015/2016 school year will start on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. All students will meet in Barons for a whole school assembly. The assembly will run from 8:30 to 9:45. All parents are welcome…

Literacy Report

Posted on: Jun 23 2015

Report paints picture of growing literacy culture Palliser publication shares timely info to prevent summer reading loss   Palliser Regional Schools is committed to reporting to its stakeholders information…

A Message from the Superintendent - June 2015

Posted on: Jun 1 2015

Stakeholders were right: Common vision key to success At the end of May, the Board of Trustees played host to its second-ever division-wide stakeholders meeting, bringing together a diverse mix of students,…

A Message from the Superintendent - May 2015

Posted on: May 1 2015

Collaboration is a powerful thing As you know, on Monday, April 20th, students had a day off from school so our teachers and administrative assistants could attend a professional development day. For…

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser for Chinook Regional…

Posted on: Apr 3 2015

Four middle school students from Carmangay School presented a $400 donation to the pediatrics unit of Chinook Regional Hospital Thursday morning. Vice-Principal Fred Jack said the two Grade 7 and two…

A Message from the Superintendent - April 2015

Posted on: Apr 1 2015

Budget challenge creates an opportunity for innovation Hello everyone, Spring is always a great and busy time, not just in schools but everywhere it seems. Days get longer, outdoor sports kick back into…

New School Clubs!

Posted on: Mar 9 2015

Starting the week of March 9th students will have the opportunity to participate in two new clubs at the school. Students have been excited to play a role in helping build our school library. A number…

Palliser Board of Trustees Information Sessions

Posted on: Mar 4 2015

Please join the Palliser Board of Trustees for an evening of information sharing ** Please note change in location for the Calgary meeting, March 2. This meeting will occur at the Calgary Christian Secondary…

A Message from the Superintendent - March 2015

Posted on: Mar 4 2015

March 2015 Literacy is a journey we’re on together This month, in schools across Palliser, our teachers are conducting the second of two literacy assessments of the year with students who aren’t yet…

Basketball Tournament in Arrowwood

Posted on: Feb 25 2015

Carmangay Outreach School sent two teams to a five team basketball tournament February 25th in Arrowwood.  The large majority of our Grade 7-10 students participated in a fantastic day of competition,…

Youth Exploring Trades and Technologies

Posted on: Feb 10 2015

On Tuesday February 10, 2015, four of our students had the opportunity to take part in the Youth Exploring Trades and Technologies Fair at Exhibition Park in Lethbridge.  The fair allows students a more…

Curling in Carmangay

Posted on: Feb 2 2015

With the help our our local community Curling Rink and its members, our students were allowed the opportunity to participate in and learn about the game of curling.  Our students walked over to the…

A Message from the Superintendent - February 2015

Posted on: Feb 1 2015

Take these opportunities to be heard Hello, everyone, This month many of our parents/guardians will receive by mail a copy of Alberta Education’s annual Accountability Pillar survey. These surveys are…

BARONS/CARMANGAY WOMEN’S ENGLISH CLASS with Mr.…

Posted on: Jan 9 2015

These classes will begin on Tuesday, January 20.  If you want to attend these classes, please phone Dan Doerksen at 403-715-4549 or Annie Wall at 403-824-3299 BEFORE January 15.  The classes will…

A Message from the Superintendent - January 2015

Posted on: Jan 9 2015

Happy New Year! The start of a new year always brings such an air of optimism, fresh beginnings and renewal. For educators, this is nothing new. Teachers are professional optimists. We begin every day…

2014

A Message from the Superintendent - December 2014

Posted on: Dec 1 2014

Hello Palliser students and families, This month I’d like to offer a reading recommendation. It’s not an engrossing whodunit or a snappy how-to book. In fact, it might sound a little dry, but I promise…

Extended Time Away

Posted on: Nov 25 2014

If you and/or your family are going to be away from school for an extended period of time, please contact Mr. Jack by phone at (403) 643-2576 or email at fred.jack@pallisersd.ab.ca. Mr. Jack will work…

Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted on: Nov 24 2014

This year, Parent Teacher Interviews will take place at Barons School. These interviews will take place on Thursday, November 27 from 4:00pm until 8:30pm. We hope to see you there!

We Day 2014!

Posted on: Nov 3 2014

On Monday,November 3, 2014 a group of student leaders along with Mrs. Harrington attended We Day 2014 in Calgary! It was a day of inspiration and celebration for youth leaders working to make a positive…

A Message from the Superintendent - November 2014

Posted on: Nov 1 2014

Happy November, everyone, a month of remembrance. Remembrance Day ceremonies are just one example of the kinds of community activities in our schools. Whether it’s a community barbecue, a Christmas…

University of Lethbridge Chem Guys Make an Explosion…

Posted on: Oct 30 2014

On Thursday, October 30, 2014 the University of Lethbridge's Chem Guys, Wayne Lippa and John Eng, put on an incredible showcase of just how cool Chemistry can be! From substances changing colours and…

Volleyball Tournament at Milo!

Posted on: Oct 29 2014

The Milo Mustangs hosted the Carmangay Mills in an Invitational Volleyball Tournament on October 29, 2014. Arrowwood, Brant Christian and Champion schools also participated in the tournament. It was a…

Carmangay Fire Department Visit!

Posted on: Oct 23 2014

On October 23, 2014, Carmangay Outreach School was visited by the volunteer Carmangay Fire Department! Led by Fire Chief Sue Dahl, the volunteers discussed fire safety as well as safe driving and also…

A Message from the Superintendent - October 2014

Posted on: Oct 1 2014

Literacy effort making a difference across Palliser Hello, parents/guardians of Palliser, Only a month into the school year, our school teams are firing on all cylinders. I saw evidence of this at our…

Terry Fox Run 2014

Posted on: Sep 26 2014

On Friday, September 26, 2014 Carmangay Outreach School students and staff took part in a 5.2km Terry Fox Run to celebrate and commemorate the effort of Terry Fox in his journey to bring about cancer…

A Welcome Message from the Superintendent - September…

Posted on: Sep 9 2014

To our students and parents/guardians: Welcome, everyone, to a new school year, full of possibilities and opportunities for learning and growing. This year, Palliser Regional Schools has adopted the theme…

Back to School Supply List!

Posted on: Aug 27 2014

Welcome back Carmangay students! We are looking forward to another awesome year! Here is a list of school supplies for the 2014-2015 school year: Carmangay Outreach School “The Mills” School Supply…

Rodent control program planned during school break

Posted on: Apr 15 2014

Please be advised, Palliser Regional Schools Facility Services will be conducting a control program for Richardson ground squirrels, commonly known as gophers, during the Easter Break from April 18-25,…

Get your copy of “Leadership in Literacy”

Posted on: Feb 25 2014

Palliser Regional Schools is committed to reporting to its stakeholders information about the educational programs and services being offered to the students we serve. To that end, the Board of Trustees…

2013

Palliser’s free bus status app now available

Posted on: Nov 25 2013

The arrival of winter weather inevitably brings cold, snowy mornings that leave many Palliser families wondering whether school buses are running late or running at all. Keeping tabs on the school buses…

Picture Day

Posted on: Nov 21 2013

School pictures for grades 7-12 students will be taken on the morning of Tuesday, November. 26th. If you would like to purchase the disc with pictures of your children on it, please send $10.00 per child,…

New Board for Palliser

Posted on: Nov 5 2013

Lethbridge College Field Trip

Posted on: Oct 30 2013

All of the students from Carmangay School will be attending their first field trip of the 2013-14 school year. The staff will be taking the students to Lethbridge on Monday, November 4th to visit the…