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2017

Employment Opportunity - Educational Assistant

Father R. Perin School is looking to hire an Educational Assistant. Please review job advertisement. 

Employment Opportunity - Native Language Instructor/Educational Assistant

Wellness group formed at Father R. Perin School

Father R. Perin School recently secured some funding to launch a wellness group! This group which includes students and staff participate in cooking and art classes! Staff supervise the cooking class which takes place twice a week after school and an…

Northland School Division Community Engagement Discussions

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. Part of this commitment means working to restore…

Northland School Division Community Engagement Discussions

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. Part of this commitment means working to restore…

2016

Kids, Cops & Computers

KIDS, COPS & COMPUTERS The students from grade 7/8/9 will be taking part in 5 sessions with the RCMP from Fort McMurray. These students will learn about cyber bullying, safe internet use, career skills and a number of other stuff.  At the end of program…

Snack Attack Program supports Father R. Perin School

A huge thank you to the Wood Buffalo Food Bank who delivered a truck load assortment of snacks, bottled water and water jugs for the students in our school to enjoy! Your contributions to the all communities of Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo…

Community Christmas Dinner (Last day of school)

Date: Tuesday December 20, 2016 (Last day of school before Christmas break)   Students arrive for school at 10:30am Christmas Dinner begins at 11:00am Students dismissed at 12:30pm     There will be a gift for every student in our school!     HAVE…

Christmas Concert

Students will be dismissed at 1:30pm this day and return at 5:30pm for the concert.   When: December 19, 2016 Where: Father R. Perin School (Gym) Time: 5:30pm   We invite parents, family and community members to enjoy some holiday cheer presented by…

Healthy Relationship celebration

The school hosted a wellness and healthy relationship celebration on March 14th. Under the coordination of our school counselor, we partnered with the RCMP foundation and other organizations who provided the materials for the Walk Away Ignore Talk…

ELI Ice Fishing Camp

Experiential Learning Initiative (ELI) Ice Fishing Camp was recently showcased in the Fort McMurray Connect! Click on the photo below to read the article!

ELI Ice Fishing Camp

Have you ever wondered what ice-fishing is like but never had the chance to try it? From February 22-26th, Father R. Perin School in partnership with Sekweha (a youth centre in Janiver), parents and community members organized the Experiential Learning…

Kindergarten students build Lego kits

Kindergarten students are beginning to learn the purpose of reading. Teacher Lily Cole was able to get some funding to purchase a few Duplo Lego kits for the students. Students were responsible for reading the instructions and putting together the kits.…

Candle light vigil ceremony for La Loche

Community members in Janvier held a candle light vigil at Father R. Perin School on January 26th. Students, parents, staff, Janvier Local School Board Committee, Chipewyan Prairie Dene High School, Chipewyan Prairie First Nation members, elders, local…

2015

School Community Christmas Concert

The school hosted a community Christmas concert at the Multiplex-Community Hall. Thanks to all who attended and helped to make the event a success! Thank you Cenovus for providing refreshments, sandwiches and pastries!  See pictures below!    

Indspire National Gathering

Representatives from Athabasca Delta Community School (ADCS), Father R. Perin School, Sustainable Communities Initiative (SCI), Lake Athabasca Youth Council (LAYC) and Sekweha shared and gathered knowledge while attending the Indspire National Gathering…

Welcome to our new website!

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 top of the page will take you to pages specific…

New Principal

Father R. Perin School is pleased to welcome Bernard Woodfine as its new Principal. Mr. Woodfine arrives in Janvier after spending two years as Acting Principal at Conklin Community School. Bernard hails from Conception Bay, Newfoundland and attended…

Positive Literacy Results for Northland Schools

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 report to the Northland Board on June 26th.…

Attendance Improvement Initiative Awareness Campaign

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 Initiative. 

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week

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, family situation or necessity, we need highly skilled…