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Chem 30

Posted on Feb. 3, 2023

Chem 30 students are already hard at work this semester!

Screen Agers Presentations

Posted on Feb. 2, 2023

FCSS is presenting Screen Agers on March 1 and 2. 

Bake Sale!

Posted on Feb. 2, 2023

PYC will be having a bake sale every Thursday in February at PCSS!

Junior High Ski Trip

Posted on Jan. 19, 2023

Our Junior High Crew had a great day at Canyon yesterday!

Bio 20

Posted on Jan. 18, 2023

Students were dissecting pigs in class today!

SKI TRIP!

Posted on Jan. 12, 2023

The grade 7 & 8  ski trip is Wednesday, January 18 and Friday, January 27. 

Exam Prep!

Posted on Jan. 12, 2023

Social 30 students working in study teams to prepare for their upcoming diploma exam. 

Parent Night

Posted on Jan. 10, 2023

Do you have a student in Grade 10 or 11? Parents are invited to join us for a discussion on dual credit opportunities, RAP, work experience and high school completion. Please RSVP to klucas@cesd73.ca…

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Happy Holidays!!

Posted on Dec. 23, 2022

Do you love to write?

Posted on Dec. 16, 2022

YouthWrite is offering a winter wordplay camp!  www.youthwrite.com

Turkey Dinner

Posted on Dec. 16, 2022

PCSS Band Program hosted a Fundraiser Turkey Dinner last night, and of course, supplied the entertainment for the evening. Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets!

Christmas Cookies

Posted on Dec. 14, 2022

Grad fundraiser cookies are ready! If you ordered through a grad, they will deliver to you. If you ordered directly through the school, you will need to make arrangements for pick up. 

Wellness Wednesday!

Posted on Dec. 14, 2022

It's Wellness Wednesday, and that means free muffins and biscuits this morning! Every Wednesday, staff and students are treated to a free snack to start their day. 

Rock the Diploma

Posted on Dec. 13, 2022

A great opportunity to prepare for exams!

PCSS Post Secondary Spotlight

Posted on Dec. 8, 2022

So, you want to be a Land Reclamation Specialist...

Dress in Christmas Colours Day

Posted on Dec. 8, 2022

Mr.Anderson pulled out all of the stops to dress festive today!

Operation Christmas Child Success!

Posted on Dec. 7, 2022

Our K&E students delivered the donations from Operation Christmas Child. Thank you to everyone who donated!

Grade 9 LA

Posted on Dec. 6, 2022

Mrs.Christie-Bill's Grade 9 LA class working on an intro activity to imagery using the 5 senses to create poetic descriptions.

Bio 20

Posted on Dec. 6, 2022

Bio 20 students were dissecting pig hearts today. 

Let's get Festive!

Posted on Nov. 30, 2022

PCSS Leadership has plans to get you in the holiday spirit this December! From festive fun to community service, this December promises to be filled with the spirit of the season.

Romeo and Juliet

Posted on Nov. 29, 2022

Miss Fuentes' English 10 class doing and interactive read aloud of Romeo and Juliet. 

Turkey Dinner Fundraiser!

Posted on Nov. 28, 2022

Our Band Program is having a turkey dinner fundraiser! All funds raised go towards trips and instrument repair/replacement. Contact a band student or the school to get your tickets today!

Go Skyhawks!

Posted on Nov. 15, 2022

Staff and students participated in our first pep rally of the year, celebrating our student athletes!

Wear a Mustache Day!

Posted on Nov. 9, 2022

Show your support for men's health and wear a mustache November 18th!

Remembrance Day Ceremony 2022

Posted on Nov. 8, 2022

Grad Cookie Fundraiser!!

Posted on Nov. 4, 2022

Our grad class is doing a cookie fundraiser until November 18! These are made by our amazing Vanessa, so you can't get much better than that! If you'd like to order, you can do it through the online portal,…

Happy Halloween!

Posted on Oct. 31, 2022

We have been having some Halloween fun over here at PCSS. On Friday, students were invited back to the school in the evening for a free Fall Fest event with games, music and food. On Monday, we had a…

A big Shyhawks Thank You!!

Posted on Oct. 28, 2022

Fall Pep Rally!!

Posted on Oct. 28, 2022

Social 20

Posted on Oct. 24, 2022

Students in Mr.Heppell's Social Studies 20 class began their two day simulation of the French Revolution on Thursday. In the simulation, students are given the opportunity to experience the three estates…

Skyhawks Leaders!

Posted on Oct. 20, 2022

Congratulations to our PCSS students who earned a Skyhawks Leader t-shirt! Students were nominated monthly as leaders by their teachers. Skyhawks Leaders show kindness, school spirit and are good role…

Dry Island Hike

Posted on Oct. 19, 2022

Our Rec Ed 9 and K&E crew were out enjoying this beautiful fall weather, hiking at Dry Island Buffalo Jump today!

Bus Drivers Needed!

Posted on Oct. 17, 2022

Awards Night 2022

Posted on Oct. 17, 2022

Penhold Crossing staff gathered with friends and family Friday evening to celebrate the outstanding achievements of our Honour Roll students. Congratulations to all!

Fall Fest!

Posted on Oct. 12, 2022

Join us for games, music, food and fun on Friday, October 28 from 4:30-6:30 pm! Get your free ticket from Mrs.Lucas in the library!

Retakes!

Posted on Oct. 7, 2022

Chem 20

Posted on Oct. 7, 2022

These Chem 20 students are crushing cans in a gas lab!

Gratitude Tree

Posted on Oct. 7, 2022

Grade 8 Health class made a Gratitude Tree with the things they are grateful for.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Science 8

Posted on Oct. 6, 2022

Grade 8 students had the opportunity for some hands on learning, dissecting cow eyeballs this morning!

Dress Like a Teacher Day

Posted on Oct. 6, 2022

October 5 was Dress Like a Teacher Day to celebrate World Teacher Day. Ms.Shesnuk was so proud to see these three dressed like her. 

PCSS Awards Night

Posted on Oct. 5, 2022

Please join us in celebrating our exemplary students and their hard work earning a place on the Honour Roll! October 14, 2022 at 6:00pm in the gym. 

Parent Teacher Interviews

Posted on Oct. 5, 2022

Our Parent Teacher Interviews will be on Thursday, October 20. You will be able to book an appointment with your student's teacher(s) using the "Bookings" tab on our website very soon! 

RDP Open House!

Posted on Oct. 5, 2022

Register at www.rdpolytech.ca/openhouse!  

PE 30

Posted on Sep. 29, 2022

Our PE 30 class is mountain biking in Canmore today. Some of our students also brought Orange Shirt Day, in support of National Day For Truth and Reconciliation, out onto the trails. 

World Teacher Day!

Posted on Sep. 28, 2022

Dress Like a Teacher to celebrate World Teacher Day, and all of the amazing teachers we have here at PCSS! 

Dual Credit Education Opportunities!

Posted on Sep. 26, 2022

Our Dual Credit students are on their way to Olds College today, where they will begin courses that will give them both high school and college credits. It also provides an excellent opportunity to see…

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on Sep. 23, 2022

There is no school Friday, September 30, in recognition of National Truth and Reconciliation Day. Thursday, September 29 will be Orange Shirt Day at PCSS. Activities to celebrate Indigenous Peoples in…

Terry Fox Run 2022

Posted on Sep. 19, 2022

Our school gathered with Penhold Elementary School last Friday for our annual Terry Fox assembly and run/walk. PCSS raised $416.30 for the Terry Fox Foundation! Go SHYHAWKS!

GO SKYHAWKS GO!!

Posted on Sep. 19, 2022

Our Sr Girls Volleyball Team WON the Consolation Final over Cremona 25-15 25-8!!! We play our first league game at HOME Wednesday night at 6pm vs St. Augustine from Ponoka!!!  Hope to see lots of you…

Educational and Tasty!

Posted on Sep. 19, 2022

Mr.Anderson's Science 14 class made glucose molecules out of glucose!

Day of Mourning

Posted on Sep. 16, 2022

Chinook’s Edge respectfully honours the life and legacy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Flags at our schools and offices will be flown at half-mast until after the funeral service and all official…

Post Secondary Fair

Posted on Sep. 14, 2022

Over 20 institutions came to PCSS for our annual Post Secondary Fair today. Students were able to speak directly with representatives from each institution, ask questions and take home information. 

Burger Bash!

Posted on Sep. 13, 2022

PCSS staff and students enjoyed Burger Bash once again! Vanessa and Grade 12 students prepared burgers for everyone. Parents were also invited to join in the Friday afternoon fun. 

Sr Girls Volleyball - Great Job!

Posted on Sep. 12, 2022

Our Sr Girls volleyball team had an AWESOME Tournament in Bentley on Saturday!!! We tied for second in our pool, but ended up 3rd. We beat Nipisihkopahk, split with Bentley and lost to Caroline. Then…

Parade Day!

Posted on Sep. 12, 2022

Staff and students from all three Penhold schools participated in Penhold's Fall Festival parade. 

Dungeons and Dragons

Posted on Sep. 9, 2022

PSCC has a D&D club that meets Thursdays after school! Everyone is welcome!

Post-Secondary Fair

Posted on Sep. 9, 2022

Join us for our Burger Bash!

Posted on Sep. 7, 2022

Harvest Time!

Posted on Sep. 2, 2022

Some of our K&E students were able to harvest the potatoes they planted in May!

Something new!

Posted on Sep. 2, 2022

Some of our K&E kids went to try out the fun new games in front of the multiplex today.

Chromebook Rental Program

Posted on Sep. 1, 2022

You can rent a school chromebook for the year for just $50! Click the following link, fill out the form, and bring $50 to school. Come see Mrs.Lucas in the library, and she will get you a chromebook! …

School Photos Retakes: October 27

Posted on Sep. 1, 2022

Retakes will be October 27. 

Welcome Back!!

Posted on Sep. 1, 2022

Staff and students were able to kick the year off with a Welcome Back Assembly, something that has been missing for a while now. It was great to see everyone together again!

Have a great summer!

Posted on Jun. 28, 2022

See you on September 1st!

Provincial Banner

Posted on Jun. 23, 2022

Katie Pasutto shows off the Provincial Banner for her gold medal performance. 

Penhold Crossing Hockey League Awards

Posted on Jun. 21, 2022

Mr. Heppell presented the awards for the recent PCHL tournament today at lunch. Congratulations to all of the winners!

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Posted on Jun. 21, 2022

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day. NIPD is a dedicated day for recognizing and celebrating the cultures and contributions of the First Nations, Inuit, Métis Indigenous peoples of Canada.  More…

Celebrating Dad

Posted on Jun. 20, 2022

Staff and students celebrated Father's Day with "Dress Like Dad Day." 

The Champions!

Posted on Jun. 17, 2022

Mr.Heppell's team were the winners of the Penhold Crossing Floor Hockey Tournament! Congrats gentlemen!

Bower Ponds Fun

Posted on Jun. 15, 2022

Students were lucky enough to get a break in the rain to enjoy a fun day at Bower Ponds. 

Rockin' the House

Posted on Jun. 15, 2022

Mr. Holland's Guitar option quickly grew into so much more, as students learned to play different instruments, how to play together, and to perform in front of an audience! Most of these students had…

Exploring the Possibilities

Posted on Jun. 15, 2022

Some of our Grade 10 and 11 students were able to tour the NAIT and U of A campuses yesterday.

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Posted on Jun. 13, 2022

Some of our Horticulture students were out tending their gardens today. 

Learning How To Be a Critic

Posted on Jun. 13, 2022

Students got some hands-on experience learning how to take field notes, and what to observe while eating at our Local Cafe, Ma and Pa's!   Mrs. Christie-Bill and her students were incognito to keep…

Bringing home the Banner!

Posted on Jun. 7, 2022

Congratulations to our Jr.High Track Team for winning the banner at the CENAA track meet!

Provincial School Bus Roadeo Winner!

Posted on Jun. 7, 2022

Our very own Kelly Frere took home the top prize for this year's Provincial School Bus Roadeo! Congratulations!

Provincial Gold Medalist!

Posted on Jun. 6, 2022

Katie Pasutto competed in Provincials this past week, and placed first in her 80m hurdles! She also placed 4th in 100m and 6th in 200m! An impressive accomplishment, way to go Katie! 

Phys Ed 20/30 Hiking Trip

Posted on Jun. 2, 2022

Students had a fantastic day for a hike up to Allstones Lake in Nordegg!

Grade 9 Market Day

Posted on Jun. 1, 2022

Grade 9 students selling their wares during Market Day, back after 2 years of restrictions. 

Graduation 2022

Posted on May. 30, 2022

Congratulations to all of our 2022 Graduates, and a huge thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make the day a success!

Mental Health Week

Posted on May. 6, 2022

Students filled the sidewalks with positive messages and cheerful drawings this week to recognize Mental Health Week. 

May the 4th Be With You

Posted on May. 4, 2022

Staff and students dressed in their Star Wars gear to celebrate May the 4th. 

Science Dissection Day

Posted on Mar. 9, 2022

Mrs. MacEachern's Science class were having fun, with hands on learning dissecting cow eyes! 

Bronze for the Junior Boys Basketball Team!

Posted on Feb. 13, 2022

Congratulations to our Junior Boys Basketball team for winning a bronze metal at their tournament this past weekend! Way to go boys!

Junior High Honour Band

Posted on Feb. 11, 2022

Junior high honour musicians from across our division came together in Olds, to have a full day of rehearsal followed by a showcase concert in the evening. We’ve got three students from Penhold Crossing…

Penhold Crossing Cafeteria Menu

Posted on Jan. 3, 2022

Click here for the Cafeteria Menu & Click here to log into your student's account to pay for online credits Online Credits are available to purchase within the dates listed below: Oct 26- Nov 2     …