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Summer English Language Course

April 23, 2024
Want to brush up on your English language skills this summer? You can with a Summer English Language Course for international and English as an Additional Language students.

To learn more about Summer School, click here‚Äč.


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Registration Open for Summer School

April 16, 2024
Saskatoon Public Schools is pleased to announce that registration for Summer School is now open.  This year, summer school will take place at Walter Murray Collegiate from July 3 to 30, 2024.‚Äč
‚ÄčEarn a high school credit in just one month at Summer School.
To learn more and register, click...

Job Action Update: Regular classes and transportation will resume Monday, April 15

April 12, 2024
On April 12, 2024, we were informed by the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) that they will be suspending provincewide withdrawal of all voluntary professional responsibilities effective April 12, 2024, at 11:59 p.m. This means that on Monday, April 15, 2024, all normal school functions‚ÄĒincluding before and after school supervision, noon hour...

Job Action Update: Withdrawal of All Voluntary Professional Services Until Further Notice

April 06, 2024
On April 5, 2024, we were informed by the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) that teachers will be withdrawing all voluntary professional services until further notice. This includes a restricted workday and withdrawal of noon hour supervision, extracurricular activities and other voluntary services.‚Äč
Restricted Workday Teachers will continue to provide supervision...

Job Action Update: Week of March 25-29, 2024

March 22, 2024
‚Äč‚ÄčWe were informed today that the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) will be withdrawing support for extracurricular activities from Monday, March 25 to Thursday, March 28, 2024. This includes any extracurricular activities that take place before school, during lunch hour, after school and in the evening.‚Äč
Just a reminder that there...

Noon Supervision Withdrawn Thursday, March 14, 2024

March 11, 2024
‚ÄčWe were informed by the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) that teachers will be withdrawing noon supervision at all schools in Saskatoon on Thursday, March 14, 2024.  ‚Äč
As a result of the withdrawal of noon supervision on Thursday, the school division cannot ensure the safety of students during lunch because...

Extracurricular Activities Withdrawn Monday, March 11 to Wednesday, March 13, 2024

March 08, 2024
We were informed March 8, 2024 that the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) will be withdrawing support for extracurricular activities across the province from Monday, March 11 to Wednesday, March 13, 2024. This includes any extra-curricular activities that take place before school, during the lunch hour, after school and in the evening.‚Äč...

Bus and Taxi Services Resume Wednesday, March 6, 2024

March 05, 2024
Busing and taxi service for elementary schools will resume on Wednesday, March 6, 2024.‚Äč
Bus services Please note that the city's road conditions and the large amounts of snow are still impacting bus routes: The large amounts of snow, especially in residential areas, may mean that some pick-up/drop-off locations will...

No school on Monday, March 4, 2024

March 04, 2024
‚ÄčDue to the severe winter storm, Saskatoon Public Schools is cancelling all in-person classes at collegiates on Monday, March 4, 2024.
Collegiate students were scheduled to attend class Monday, while it was a previously scheduled professional development day for elementary schools. There is no school for elementary students.
The decision to...

Extracurricular activities are cancelled for Tuesday, March 5 and Wednesday, March 6, 2024

March 04, 2024
‚ÄčThe Saskatchewan Teachers‚Äô Federation (STF) has announced the withdrawal of support for extra-curricular activities at all schools across the province on Tuesday, March 5 and Wednesday, March 6, 2024. 
As a result, the school division has cancelled all extra-curricular activities for Tuesday, March 5 and Wednesday, March 6, 2024.  This means the following activities...

Classes Resume Tuesday, March 5, 2024

March 04, 2024
‚ÄčClasses will resume at all elementary and secondary Saskatoon Public Schools, on Tuesday, March 5, 2024.
Please note that the city's road conditions are still impacting bus routes. There will be no bus or taxi services available to transport students to or from schools on Tuesday. ‚Äč
Our facilities staff...

Job Action Update: Noon Supervision and Extracurricular Activities Withdrawn Monday, February 26

February 23, 2024
‚ÄčOn February 23, 2024, we were informed by the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) that teachers will be withdrawing noon supervision and support for extracurricular activities at all schools in Saskatoon on Monday, February 26, 2024.
As a result of the withdrawal of noon supervision on Monday, the school division cannot...

Job Action Update: Noon Supervision Withdrawn Friday, February 16

February 14, 2024
We were informed on February 13, 2024, by the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) that teachers will be withdrawing noon supervision at all schools on Friday, February 16, 2024. ‚ÄĮ ‚ÄĮ‚Äč
As a result of the withdrawal of noon supervision on Friday, the school division cannot ensure the safety of students during...

Job Action Update: STF Job Action for Thursday, February 8 Cancelled

February 08, 2024
‚ÄčPlease be advised that STF has cancelled job action for Thursday, February 8, 2024. All schools and buses will return to their regular schedules. Lunch supervision will be available tomorrow. ‚Äč Please note the following information for collegiates: For students at  Aden Bowman, Estey, Mount Royal, Nutana and Walter Murray collegiates...

Job Action Update: Noon Supervision Withdrawn Thursday, February 8

February 05, 2024
We were informed today by the Saskatchewan Te‚Äčachers' Federation (STF) that teachers will be withdrawing noon supervision at all schools on Thursday, February 8, 2024.  ‚Äč
As a result of the withdrawal of noon supervision on Thursday, the school division cannot ensure the safety of students during lunch because teachers...

Job Action Update: No School Wednesday, February 7

February 05, 2024
The Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) will be withdrawing the services of all teachers in Saskatoon on Wednesday, February 7, 202‚Äč4. All classes, transportation (busing and taxi), before and‚Äč after school programs and extra-curricular activities in Saskatoon Public Schools will be cancelled. Students should not attend school on Wednesday.
Any kindergarten or...

SIE Launches Instagram

February 02, 2024
‚ÄčDid you know? We're on Instagram! Find us here.


Job Action Update

January 18, 2024
‚Äč We were informed today that the Saskatchewan Teachers‚Äô Federation (STF) will be withdrawing the services of all teachers in the province for the entire day on Monday, January 22, 2024.
As a result of this one-day strike, all classes, transportation (busing and taxi), before and after school programs and...

Job Action Update

January 11, 2024

We were informed today that the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation (STF) will be withdrawing the services of all teachers in the province for the entire day on Tuesday, January 16, 2024.
As a result of this one-day strike, all classes, transportation (busing and taxi), before and after school programs and...

Global Family Matters: The Importance of Teacher-Parent-Student Conferences and Edsby

October 16, 2023
‚ÄčLearn more about Saskatoon Public Schools engages families through teacher-parent-student conferences and why Edsby is an important school communication tool. Click to watch.



Student Citizenship Awards Accepting Applications Until May 15, 2024

October 12, 2023
‚ÄčPublic Schools of Saskatchewan is pleased to announce another year of awards to recognize public school student groups or classes that support citizenship or character building within their schools or communities.

To apply for a Student Citizenship Award, click here.‚Äč

Note: The deadline to apply has been extended to May 15,...

German Exchange Program Accepting Applications

October 03, 2023
‚ÄčInterested in participating in a German ‚Äčexchange? Don't miss out! 
The exchange is open to all Saskatoon Public School students in grades 10 and 11. There are two exchanges available: 
A six-week exchange  for grades 10 and 11 students who are interested in experiencing life and culture in a German home and school....

Family Matters: Impact of Attendance on Student Academics

September 14, 2023
Student attendance is very important to learning and social development. Sherry McConnell with SPS breaks down some strategies to help parents and students make it to school consistently and on time. Watch video.


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Family Matters: Preparing Kids to Go Back to School

August 31, 2023
Saskatoon Public Schools director of education Shane Skjerven joins Global reporter Chantal Wagner to offer advice to parents and caregivers if their children are feeling anxious or nervous heading back to school.

Watch the video.

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Student Transit Passes Now Available

August 29, 2023
As the new school year begins, Saskatoon Transit is excited to welcome back students and provide a convenient and eco-friendly public transportation option to make daily travel easier. Students looking to utilize transit service in the fall can now access their high school pass in the TGo app or Transit app...

Newcomer Student Centre Supports Students and Families

August 03, 2023
‚ÄčGlobal News interviews Travis Homenuk, ‚ÄčEnglish as an Additional Language (EAL) consultant, about how new immigrants to Saskatoon can register with Saskatoon Public Schools. The Newcomer Student Centre re-opens on August 9, 2023. 
To watch the video, click here.
To learn about the Newcomer Student Centre, click
here.

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Government of Saskatchewan Congratulates Grads

June 16, 2023
G‚Äčraduating from Grade twelve is a momentous milestone in a student's life. The Government of Saskatchewan has shared a video from the Honourable Dustin Duncan, Minister of Education, to recognize and congratulate the Class of 2023 for their hard work and determination. Watch the video‚Äč.


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June is Pride month!

June 01, 2023
Pride month gives us an opportunity to reflect on and celebrate our own understanding of gender and sexual diversity and to demonstrate our values of Safe, Caring and Accepting school environments for all. For many years, Saskatoon Public Schools staff and students have celebrated Pride month in various thoughtful ways. We...

Recommendations for Current Air Quality in Saskatoon

May 17, 2023
Due to the current Air Quality Health Index in Saskatoon, the following is recommended:  Communicate with students and staff that they should avoid strenuous activities outdoors.  Reduce or reschedule strenuous activities outdoors, especially if individuals experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation. 
You may choose to continue with an outdoor...

Eliminating Racism in Saskatoon Public Schools: Family Matters

March 16, 2023
In this video, Anti-Racist Anti-Oppressive Educational Consultant Cheryl Ermine explains why it is important to discuss racism in schools and how Saskatoon Public Schools is supporting anti-racism education. March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racism.


Summer School Course Selection Survey

February 16, 2023
Interested in going to summer school? If so, we want to hear from you! 
Let us know which courses you are interested in taking this summer by filling out this quick survey. It will take less than five minutes to complete. The survey will remain open from February 16 to...

Register for the Digital SAT

February 16, 2023
Did you know? Evan Hardy Collegiate is a testing centre for the College Board‚Äôs digital SAT, a standardized test used for college admissions in the United States. 
If you plan on studying in the United States after graduation, we encourage you to check the admission requirements of the post-secondary school(s) you...

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week

February 13, 2023
During the week of February 12 to 18, 2023, Saskatoon Public Schools is celebrating our champions of learning, both in and out of the classroom. 

Being a champion of learning means supporting education, educators and students. This can be accomplished in many different ways, by many different professions within Saskatoon Public...

Pink Shirt Day

February 08, 2023
The Ministry of Education has declared February 15, 2023, as Pink Shirt Day. 
Pink Shirt Day takes a stand against bullying and supports students in developing healthy and respectful relationships. It is also a time to celebrate and honour diversity within our school communities. 
Saskatoon Public Schools believes in...

Collegiate Open Houses

February 03, 2023
‚Äč Saskatoon Public Schools' collegiates are opening their doors to Grade 8 students and their parents and guardians, beginning on Tuesday, February 7, 2023.  For more information about our collegiates and unique programs, click here.

Tuition Deadline: December 1, 2022

November 01, 2022
‚ÄčTuition for students attending Semester 2 (February to June 2023) must be paid by  December 1, 2022 .

Application Deadline: December 1, 2022

November 01, 2022
To start February 1, 2023, applications must be submitted by  December 1, 2022.