News

Teachers experience being a student on Professional…

Posted on: Oct 7 2019

On Friday, October 4th, principal and teachers located in Area 1 - Bishop Routhier School, Hillview School, Gift Lake School, Grouard Northland School, Paddle Prairie School and Susa Creek School gathered…

Gordon Munro appointed Hillview School Principal

Posted on: Jul 9 2019

Northland School Division (NSD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gordon Munro as Hillview School Principal. Munro, who taught grades 4-6 at Hillview School during the 2018-2019 school year, is…

Family Numeracy Night at Hillview School

Posted on: Jun 12 2019

Northland School Division staff in conjunction with Hillview School hosted a Family Numeracy Night on June 5, 2019. There was a great turn out with lots of students, parents and community members. Parents…

2018

Lindsay Ram appointed as Hillview School Principal

Posted on: Jul 16 2018

Northland School Division (NSD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lindsay Ram as Hillview School Principal. Lindsay, who brings over 12 years of teaching experience to East Prairie Métis Settlement,…

Parents, community members and staff invite to Hillview…

Posted on: Mar 13 2018

Northland School Division (NSD) is continuing a series of community engagement sessions next week (Tuesday, March 20, 2018) at Hillview School (East Prairie Métis Settlement). The purpose is to discuss…

2017

Phone issues at Hillview School

Posted on: Dec 8 2017

School Board Trustee Elections information for parents…

Posted on: Oct 12 2017

Do you want to ensure Hillview School students are strong in identity, healthy and successful? Have your voice heard and vote for a school board trustee! School Board Trustee Election Day is October 16th.…

Official Trustee approved motion to continue instructional…

Posted on: May 17 2017

Northland School Division’s (NSD61) Official Trustee approved a motion to continue the instructional program at Hillview School on Monday, May 15, 2017. School closure consideration was triggered under…

Special Board Meeting May 15th to discuss the future…

Posted on: May 3 2017

Northland School Division No.61 (NSD61) is hosting a Special Board Meeting on Monday, May 15, 2017 to discuss the future of Hillview School. On January 26, 2017, the NSD61 Corporate Board passed a motion…

Northland seeking more input from East Prairie Métis…

Posted on: Mar 22 2017

Northland School Division No.61 (NSD61) is seeking more input from East Prairie Métis Settlement parents, guardians, grandparents and community members about the future of Hillview School. On January…

Community Engagement Discussion

Posted on: Jan 6 2017

The Government of Alberta is committed to working collaboratively with members of the Northland School Division community to take action and help ensure a positive future for students of the division.…

2016

December 9 School Newsletter

Posted on: Dec 9 2016

Hello parents and community members! The December 9, 2016 school newsletter is now available!  Attendance and citizenship field trip to Grande Prairie Information about homework folder Christmas Concert…

Students learn how to skin and prep a rabbit

Posted on: Nov 20 2016

Hillview School students gathered important knowledge about food preparation on November 9th. As part of the school's outdoor education, Career and Technology Foundations and cultural programming, students…

October 28th and November 4th Newsletters!

Posted on: Nov 4 2016

Attention Parents and Community Members: Please take a moment to review the October 28th and November 4th newsletters!  October 28th  Halloween Costume Parade Rabbit Skinning November 30th: Report Card…

October 20, 2016 Newsletter

Posted on: Oct 28 2016

Attention Parents and Community Member: Please take a moment to review the October 20th school newsletter. Newsletter includes news about the Terry Fox Run, Halloween Costume Parade and upcoming land-based…

October Newsletter

Posted on: Oct 17 2016

The first newsletter for the 2016-2017 school year is now available on our website! The newsletter includes information about literacy tests, students participating in a cross-country running race and…

New Principal at Hillview School

Posted on: Jul 14 2016

Northland School Division is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Lambton as Principal of Hillview School. Patrick, who has been with the division for the past six years, served as Principal…

Hillview School celebrates Aboriginal Day

Posted on: Jun 22 2016

Hillview School participated in land-based learning activities to celebrate Aboriginal Day on June 21st. Kindergarten to grade 3 students learned about the local land and the animals and grade 4-6 students…

May Newsletter 2016

Posted on: Jun 9 2016

May Newsletter 2016

Hillview School hosted Kinder Fair

Posted on: May 18 2016

As a parent, did you find kindergarten registration overwhelming. On May 7th, Hillview School hosted its annual Kinder Fair to alleviate those feelings for parents. Throughout the day, staff walked parents…

Hillview School hosting Kinder Fair

Posted on: May 7 2016

We will be hosting our Kinder Fair today! This annual event is organized to assist families with kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school year. It is also an opportunity for the community to…

March-April Newsletter 2016

Posted on: Apr 12 2016

March-April Newsletter 2016

January/February 2016 Newsletter

Posted on: Feb 19 2016

January/February 2016 Newsletter

Family Literacy Day

Posted on: Feb 1 2016

The school hosted a Family Literacy Night on Wednesday, January 27th. Click here to view photos!

2015

December Newsletter 2015

Posted on: Dec 15 2015

December Newsletter 2015

October Newsletter 2015

Posted on: Oct 20 2015

October Newsletter 2015

Back to School Newsletter - September 2015

Posted on: Oct 20 2015

Back to School Newsletter - September 2015

Positive Literacy Results for Northland Schools

Posted on: Jun 30 2015

Northland School Division No.61’s (NSD61) long term vision for the division-wide Literacy Initiative is coming to fruition after three years. Gail Sajo, Literacy Supervisor, presented the latest progress…

Northland Games 2015

Posted on: May 20 2015

A signature event for Northland School Division No.61 (NSD61) is just around the corner! May 29th marks the 28th edition of the Northland Games! Hundreds of athletes will travel to compete in the regional…

Summer Reading Program

Posted on: May 19 2015

“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”                                                                                                       –…

School Bus Driver Appreciation Day at Hillview School

Posted on: May 10 2015

Hillview School celebrated School Bus Driver Appreciation Day on May 4th. They recognized Roderick Sutherland and Madeline Andrews with certificates and cake! School Bus Driver Appreciation Day is…

Mother's Day Tea

Posted on: May 8 2015

We had a wonderful turn out for our Mother's Day Tea held on May 8.  The children prepared poems for their mothers and caregivers.  Cake was shared with all who attended.  

School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on: May 4 2015

The Student Transportation Association of Alberta's has declared May 4th, 2015 “School Bus Driver Appreciation Day”. Join us in recognizing and celebrating our hard working, dedicated School Bus…

Indigenous Youth Science and Traditional Knowledge…

Posted on: Apr 28 2015

The Faculty of Native Studies - University of Alberta is co-hosting a Traditional Knowledge - Science Fair with Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta, and the Treaty 6 Confederacy. The vision of the fair…

1st Annual KinderFair and Garage Sale

Posted on: Apr 24 2015

On April 18, 2015, we held our 1st Annual KinderFair and Garage Sale.  We had a variety of exhibitors who shared information with families about the children ages birth to 5 years old.  We also held…

Regional Spelling Bee 2015

Posted on: Apr 21 2015

Schools across Northland School Division are busy preparing for the Regional Science Fair! Bishop Routhier School in Peavine Métis Settlement will once again host the event on Monday, April 27, 2015.…

KinderFair and Garage Sale

Posted on: Apr 10 2015

On April 18, we will be hosting our first annual KinderFair and Garage Sale.  If you would like to rent a table for the sale, call Dallas at 780-523-9679 for more information.  Click here for more…

April Newsletter

Posted on: Apr 10 2015

Our latest newsletter is out.  Click here to read the April Newsletter

Attendance Improvement Initiative Awareness Campaign

Posted on: Apr 7 2015

The Attendance Improvement Initiative - 'Every Day Counts' Awareness Campaign runs from April 6-10, 2015. Click here to listen to our radio advertisements and learn more about the Attendance Improvement…

KTC/NSD61 Robotics Tournament Update

Posted on: Mar 25 2015

Kee Tas Kee Now Tribal Council (KTC) and Northland School Division are hosting the 1st Annual KTC/NSD61 Robotics Tournament! This Kindergarten to grade 12 event is scheduled for March 28, 2015at Back…

Spring Fundraiser

Posted on: Mar 12 2015

We have started our Spring Fundraiser. We are selling spring bulbs, seed mats and outdoor decor. If you are interested in getting a head start on your gardening needs, please call the school or see one…

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week

Posted on: Mar 9 2015

Northland School Division No.61 (NSD61) takes this opportunity to thank substitute teachers for their valuable service to students, staff, schools, parents and community members. “In times of illness,…

March Newsletter

Posted on: Mar 6 2015

The March Newsletter is now available! Click here to view the publication! 

Photography Contest

Posted on: Mar 4 2015

A reminder that the Northland School Division Photography contest deadline is this Friday. Click here for details about the contest and how to submit a photo!

Community Conversations: Guiding Principles for an…

Posted on: Mar 2 2015

Alberta Education is holding community conversations to develop guiding principles for an amended Northland School Division Act. To support attendance, there will be events in five communities within…

Have your say in Education

Posted on: Feb 17 2015

Parents have a direct impact on education and that's why Hillview School is asking for their support.  We will be contacting parents to complete the annual Accountability Pillar Survey by February 27,…

Community Information Dinner a Success!

Posted on: Jan 28 2015

Thank you to the families who joined us for a wonderful evening of sharing information and food at Hillview.  It was a very successful event as we were able to get input from families on a variety of…

15 Minutes of Fun For Literacy Day!

Posted on: Jan 28 2015

On January 27, we celebrated Family Literacy Day at Hillview School.  We had a variety of centers for the children to visit and experience activities that they could do at home.  They did some drawing…

Family Literacy Day

Posted on: Jan 26 2015

We are hosting Family Literacy Day activities at 1:00PM tomorrow (January 27th). There will be a variety of stations for students and families to participate in. Please join us! 

Spare School Bus Drivers Needed!

Posted on: Jan 21 2015

Spare Bus Driver Ad Driver Recruitment Brochure

Community Information Dinner

Posted on: Jan 21 2015

Community Information Dinner

2014

Welcome to our new Website!

Posted on: Dec 11 2014

We are pleased to welcome students, parents, staff and community members to our new website! The website allows you to find information about happenings within our school community. The tabs across the…

Music Alive Workshop

Posted on: Dec 1 2014

On  November 18, we were  treated by Walter MacDonald White Bear to some stories and music.  Walter came to us from the Music Alive Workshop program.  He told us that we were one of 40 schools in…

Highlights from November

Posted on: Nov 3 2014

November proved to be another busy month for our Hillview Eagles. The students prepared and took part in a beautiful Remembrance Day Service on November 7th. They were reintroduced to the Jr. ATB Program.…

National Terry Fox School Run Day

Posted on: Oct 23 2014

On September 24, Hillview students ran in memory of Terry Fox and to support the campaign to find a cure for cancer. Each class was challenged to raise the equivalent of $5 per student in order to get…