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PUBLIC NOTICE: Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

PUBLIC NOTICE
Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

Due to continued high number of active Covid cases in Piikani Nation, PBOE schools will be closed to students and busses will not be operating the week of January 25-29, 2021. This includes busses to/from Pincher Creek and Fort Macleod.

PBOE will keep students/families informed as to the school re-opening date in a timely manner.

Wear a mask. Hand sanitize.
Keep our Piikani Nation safe.

Lisa Crowshoe – Superintendent
21/01/2021

Please contact School Principals or Homeroom Teacher for further information.
Contact information can be found at PBOE website: www.piikani.ca

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY OFFICE CLOSURE – COVID-19

PEIGAN BOARD OF EDUCATION
NOTICE OF TEMPORARY OFFICE CLOSURE – COVID-19
EFFECTIVE TUESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2020

ATTENTION: Piikani Nation Members
Due to the continued rising numbers of active COVID-19 cases on the Piikani Nation, all PBOE offices and buildings will be closed to students, staff and community members until further notice. This includes bus service for students attending Pincher Creek and Fort Macleod schools.

PBOE will keep students and families informed as to the school reopening date.

Lisa Crowshoe – Superintendent

PUBLIC NOTICE – JANUARY 18-22, 2021: Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

PUBLIC NOTICE – JANUARY 18-22, 2021: Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

Due to the continued high number of active Covid cases in  Piikani Nation, PBOE schools will be closed to students and busses will not be operating the week of  January 18-22, 2021. This includes busses to/from Pincher Creek and Fort Macleod.

PBOE will keep students/families informed as to the school re-opening date in a timely manner.

NPES/PNSS Staff and PBOE Transportation distributed At-Home Learning Packages on Wednesday, January 13, 2021. If your child did not receive a package, please contact your child’s teacher as soon as possible.

Lisa Crowshoe – Superintendent
14/01/2020
Please contact School Principals or Homeroom Teacher for further information.
Contact information can be found at PBOE website: www.piikani.ca

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE: January 7, 2021, Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

PUBLIC NOTICE: January 7, 2021, Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

Due to heightened number of active Covid cases in Piikani Nation, PBOE schools will be closed to students and busses will not be operating the week of  January 11 – 15, 2021. This includes busses to/from Pincher Creek  and Fort Macleod.

PBOE will keep students/families informed as to the school re-opening date in a timely manner.

NPES/PNSS Staff and PBOE Transportation will be distributing  At-Home Learning Packages on Wednesday, January 13, 2021.

Lisa Crowshoe – Superintendent
07/01/2020

 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE: Piikani Nation Covid 19 Response Emergency Alert – December 16, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Piikani Nation Covid 19 Response Emergency Alert – December 16, 2020

Due to the positive cases numbers beginning to rise on the Piikani Nation the following measure
will be in place effective immediately December 17, 2020:

  • The daily curfew for all Nation Members will be: 10 Pm to 6 Am. Foot traffic will be monitored
    after 8PM. Travel will be limited to essential purposes outside of these hours.
  • NO Social Gatherings, NO Visiting other members households.
  • All entry points to Department and Entities must have tempeture checks and complete contact
    tracing for any person entering the buildings.
  • All individuals that have been ordered to quarantine by the AKHS contact tracing team or staff
    members MUST STAY HOME. The local RCMP and the Brave Dogs will be working closely
    with the AKHS staff to ensure compliance to those who have been ordered to stay home.
  • Any person or group caught in violation of these orders may face either fine or imprisonment.
  • All scheduled community functions and gatherings will be CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER
    NOTICE.
  • All essential services will continue to operate
  • There will be checkstops set up at various locations on the nation. These checkstops will be to
    moniter the flow of traffic in and out the of the nation. The East and West Crossings will be
    closed off starting December 18th 2020.
  • Whistle Blower If nation residents wish to report any violations of these orders, such as public
    gatherings, they can contact the RCMP detachement or a member of the Brave Dogs
  • The tentative covid vaccine date is currently set for January 4th 2021. Chief and Council will be
    working with AKHS and federal health regulatories in an effort to get the vaccine out sooner.

Covid- 19 Testing

AKHS will provide that dates and times for Drive through testing. Stay Safe, Use Hand Sanitzer and Wear a Mask when required.

– Piikani Nation Chief and Council

 

Effective immediately the Piikani Nation Secondary School will be closed. December 14, 2020

Effective immediately the Piikani Nation Secondary School will be closed. December 14, 2020

Oki, Parents and Guardians.

Please be advised that effective immediately the Piikani Nation Secondary School will be closed for the of week: Monday, December 14th – Friday, December 18th. Students are still expected to continue their ‘At-Home Learning’ activities and attend Zoom classes daily. Please continue to contact your child’s homeroom teacher for instructional activities and times. Teacher contact information is on our website: Piikani.ca

On Thursday, December 17th, PNSS staff will be delivering Wellness Kits for our students. Items included in the kit are personalized items, candies, a book, along with a gift card for groceries, etc. I humbly ask that when you plan on utilizing your gift card that you continue to be diligent in your practices for the safety of your loved ones. I strongly recommend that Alberta Health Guidelines are followed at all times. This means only one person per household to go shop for the grocery items. At this time I acknowledge the hardships we are facing, however, I strongly recommend. limiting the movement outside of your household. Also, wash hands consistently and thoroughly; wear a mask, practice physical distance and keep your social bubble small.

Christmas is a time for gathering with family and friends, however, this is a unique year and some of our traditions will have to be changed, or new traditions made, to accommodate safety for all. On that note, I would like to send you and your loved ones many blessings of safety, happiness and good health. May the spirit of Christmas, the kindness and the giving, follow you and your family throughout the year.

If you require additional information please contact me via email and I will get back to you in a timely manner mpard@piikani.ca. For current updates please visit our website: Piikani.ca

Sincerely,
Melanie Pard
Principal

IMPORTANT DATES:
Dec. 14th-18th: PNSS Staff ‘Work-from-Home’. They are available via phone,
Google Classroom or email
Dec. 17th: Christmas Wellness Kits will be delivered
to homes
Dec. 18th: Community Christmas Celebrations
2:00 pm Parade
Activities to follow the parade: (Christmas meal,
car bingo, gifts, etc.)
Dec. 18th: Last Day of ‘At-Home-Learning’
Dec. 21st-Jan. 8th: Christmas Holidays
Jan. 4th: PNSS Staff return to work

AT THIS TIME, WE DO NOT PROMOTE OR ENCOURAGE TRAVELING TO USE GIFT CARDS.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE: Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

PUBLIC NOTICE: Scenario #3 – CoVid Response for Education

Due to the rising Covid cases in and around Piikani, PBOE schools and busses will be shut down and not operating until January 11, 2021.

This includes busses to/from Pincher Creek  and Fort Macleod.

At Home Learning will continue from December 9 – 18.
Please contact School Principals or Homeroom Teacher for information on At Home Learning.
Contact information can be found at PBOE website:  www.piikani.ca

 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE: December 8, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: December 8, 2020

Due to the rising Covid cases in and around Piikani, PBOE office will be closed and staff will be working at home from Wednesday, December 9  to  Friday, December 11, 2020.

Please check for re-opening date on PBOE website.
PBOE staff may be contacted by email.
Contact information can be found at PBOE website: www.piikani.ca

 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE: November 25, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: November 25, 2020

As per Alberta Health recommendations,  Peigan Board of Education Schools will be adjusting school calendar as follows:

K4/K5 and Grades 1-6
Last Day Friday, December 18/
First Day Monday January 11

Grades 7 – 12
Last Day Friday, November 27/
First Day Monday January 11

At-Home Learning will continue until December 18.
Please contact School Principals or Homeroom Teacher for more information.
Contact information can be found at PBOE website: www.piikani.ca