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PR High class celebrates 2021 commencement

“Starry Night” was the theme as Peace River High School honoured 44 students in the graduating class of 2021 in a ceremony June 22 in the school.
Principal Mark Owens commended the students for their perseverance during the COVID-19 pandemic since March 2020.
“One thing that we have learned over the past couple of years is that we cannot be sure of anything,” Owens says.

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Glenmary class celebrates 2021 commencement

Glenmary School in Peace River honoured the graduating class of 2021 during official ceremonies June 25 at the school.
“’21 and Done” was the theme for the celebration.
School principal David Amiot encouraged and congratulated the 76 graduates for their efforts during challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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PRSD, CSNO say ‘no’ to curriculum pilot

Peace River School Division has joined other major divisions across the province in refusing to pilot a new K-6 curriculum during the 2021-22 school year.
An update to Alberta’s curriculum that began in 2016 had been nearly completed under the NDP’s government after input from thousands of Albertans.