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Responsive Instruction in Quality Learning Environments

Building a culture of excellence through Quality Learning Environments (QLE) Key Domain: Responsive Instruction Responsive Instruction considers the needs of all learners so they can achieve success, and is one of five domains under Quality Pedagogy…

Robb Nash

DUE INCLEMENT WEATHER, THIS FIELD TRIP HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  Phone calls were made yesterday to all affected students.  


Merry Christmas!

Wishing you all the joys of the holiday season! May this season bring you the joy of sharing, the warmth of community and the love of family and friends. From our family to yours, warm wishes for a bright and merry Christmas! Christmas Break for NGPS…

January 2019 - Semester 1 Final Exam Schedule

Final Exam Schedule is now available. All exams have been added to our calendar as well for your convenience.

Textbook Roundup

School bus transportation and inclement weather

To run or not to run? Winter weather and driving conditions bring questions about school bus transportation. Are the buses running today? Should the buses be running today? Why aren’t the buses running today? Why are the buses running in Onoway when…

Orange Shirt Day

In the spirit of reconciliation and hope Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013. It grew out of Phyllis' story of having her shiny new…

Hour-Zero: Keeping Students and Staff Safe

Building a culture of preparedness - NGPS joins forces with Hour-Zero Student and staff safety is an extremely important part of what we do at Northern Gateway Public Schools, from playground equipment and fire drills all the way through to the most…

Upcoming Open House Opportunities

Make sure to add these dates to your calendar so you don't miss out!

Welcome Back MHS!

We hope summer has treated you well and that you have had opportunity to relax and recharge with family and friends. The beginning of a new school year is always a special time for staff, students and families as we anticipate the year ahead. What does…

Now Open for Registrations

Mayerthorpe High School is now taking registrations for the 18/19 school year! 1. If you are new to the Mayerthorpe area and need to register a student.2. If you are looking to upgrade courses after graduation (19 and under) or need a couple more credits…

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year!

WELCOME BACK! Okay, we're not quite there yet, but with only three weeks left of summer vacation, we can bet the impending new school year is on your mind! Find answers to your start up questions, contact information and important dates here! Enjoy the…

Through My Eyes - Calendar Art Contest

Western Communities Foundation is looking for students between the ages of 13-18 to submit their art work for their 2019: Through My Eyes Calendar.  Submission must be sent in by June 15, 2018. Contest Info & Consent Form Media Consent Form - Child…

Gateway Academy Boot Camps 2018

Explore your interests and earn credits in Summer Boot Camps! Gateway Academy SUMMER BOOT CAMPS are back! Encouraging youth to explore and develop their skills and talents in hands-on educational camps over the summer! Gateway Academy Summer Boot Camps…

20 Time Project

Student, Alyssa LeBlanc has recently donated $27.85 to our high school after creating a business selling Tropical Drinks for her 20 Time Project in the Maker Movement option in Ms. Greenwood's class. The 20 Time project is where students are allowed…

Scholarships and Bursaries

Students and Parents, please make sure to check out the latest information on Scholarships and Bursaries 2017-18. The permanent link can be found under Parents and Students Tab on the Menu Bar.  All links in the document are clickable for your convenience. 

Safe Food Handling Course - Open to the Public

This course will be held at MHS on April 20, 2018. There needs to be 15 participants in order to run. Please contact Mrs. Knott at 780-786-2624. There is a $75.00 fee that must be paid in advance.


Christmas Dinner

A great big THANKS to Wendy Allin for donating all the potatoes for our Christmas Lunch we really  appreciate it!

Thyme for Health 'n Herbs

Great big thanks to Cynthia Eichhorn for making smoothies every Monday morning in the Breakfast Club.  Her store generously donated an awesome blender to the school and we really appreciate all the time she volunteers at our school!

Hot Lunch Menu

The new Hot Lunch menu is now available in the office or download the form and have your student return it to the main office. Orders need to be placed by the Friday before the meal date. Hot Lunch Order Form

Pembina West Co-op

A great big THANK YOU goes out to the Mayerthorpe Pembina West Co-op for the delicious cinnamon buns that were donated to our Breakfast Program.


Pembina West Co-op Till Receipts If you are collected your co-op till receipts for MHS, this is just a reminder that they will be due in to the school no later then December 20th, so they can be sorted for submission.  Till receipts must be dated between…

Grade 9 Parent Meeting

Grade 9 Parents are invited to attend an High School Information meeting on November 22, 2017 starting at 7:00 pm.  The meeting is to discuss High School planning for your child as they move from Junior to Senior High. Please plan to attend this very…

Power School

Looking for a Report Card? For the 2017-2018 year MHS will only be printing report cards once at the end of each Semester (January and June). Do you want to: See up-to-date marks? Login into PowerSchool See immediate attendance? Login into PowerSchool…