Board Meeting Highlights - January 10, 2017

The Board of Trustees is pleased to share with all education stakeholders the highlights of our recent Board meeting held on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. The adopted minutes will be available on our website following the next Regular Board meeting.


  • The Board established a submission deadline of February 13, 2017 for schools who wish to nominate a first-year teacher for the Alberta School Boards' Association's Edwin Parr Award.  A committee consisting of Trustees Eric Cameron, Richard Gilchrist and Elsie Kinsey will determine Parkland School Division's submission for the prestigious award.
  • The Board received as information a PSD Education Plan Progress report delivered by Associate Superintendent, Dr. Dianne McConnell.
  • The Board approved the unaudited First Quarter Financial report for the period ending November 30, 2016. The year-to-date surplus is $1.6 million dollars.Total revenues for the first 3 months of the fiscal year are at 26.4% of the final budget of $127,538,751.  Total expenses in the first quarter are at 25.1% of the final budget of $127,581,618.  The target percentage for this period was 25%.

Next Regular Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 9:30 a.m., Centre for Education in Stony Plain (4603-48 Street)