News

Teachers experience being a student on Professional…

Posted on Oct. 7, 2019

On Friday, October 4th, principal and teachers located in Area 1 - Bishop Routhier School, Hillview School, Gift Lake School, Grouard Northland School, Paddle Prairie School and Susa Creek School gathered…

Shayna Sinclair appointed Susa Creek School Principal

Posted on Jun. 28, 2019

Northland School Division (NSD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Shayna Sinclair as Susa Creek School Principal. Sinclair joins the Susa Creek family after spending two years teaching elementary…

Family Literacy Night at Susa Creek School

Posted on Jun. 12, 2019

Northland School Division staff in conjunction with Susa Creek School hosted a Family Numeracy Night on June 10, 2019. There was a great turn out with lots of students, parents and community members.…

Air Quality Notice

Posted on May. 31, 2019

Attention parents and guardians:  We are aware of the air quality concerns in the community. If you decide to keep your child or children home due to air quality concerns please contact the school so…

Math/Numeracy Night Postponed

Posted on Apr. 15, 2019

Attention: The Math/Numeracy Night originally scheduled tonight from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the school has been postponed. We will share a new date when it becomes available. Thank you.

Ice Fishing and Cookout Field Trip Postponed

Posted on Feb. 5, 2019

The ice fishing and cookout planned Friday, February 8, 2019, at Grande Cache Lake has been postponed due to cold weather. We will announce a new date following the winter break. If you have any questions…

Ice Fishing Field Trip planned for February

Posted on Jan. 17, 2019

Hi parents, guardians and community members: We are planning a field trip to Grande Cache Lake on Friday, February 8, 2019. The trip would see students participate in ice fishing and a cookout. The school…

2018

Join us for Northland Day at Susa Creek School

Posted on Sep. 12, 2018

Hello parents and community members: Join us Thursday, September 13th for Northland Day at Susa Creek School from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.! While enjoying some delicious burgers and hot dogs, you can meet…

Repsol supporting classroom transformations at Susa…

Posted on Jun. 15, 2018

Big thanks to Repsol for supporting Susa Creek School's transition to activity affirmative classrooms. The new desks and chairs give students lots of flexibility in how they arrange themselves. They also…

Seven Generations Energy donate funds for new books…

Posted on Jun. 15, 2018

Thank you to Seven Generations Energy for donating funds to restock classroom libraries at Susa Creek School. The kids love the new books and the support is greatly appreciated. 

Susa Creek students create arcade games using cardboard

Posted on May. 16, 2018

Check this out! Susa Creek School discovered a really cool way to reuse cardboard. As you can see in the photos, students created arcade games using cardboard. This learning experience helped students…

2017

Susa Creek School Christmas Concert Video

Posted on Dec. 20, 2017

Susa Creek School hosted its Christmas Concert on Tuesday, December 19th. Watch a short video below of students singing Jingle Bells in Cree! 

Sign up for Bus Link!

Posted on Nov. 13, 2017

Grande Yellowhead Public School Division (GYPSD) is pleased to introduce the Bus Link system! Bus Link will keep you up-to-date on the status of school bus routes. Visit their website for more details…

Busing discussion at Susa Creek School September 19th

Posted on Sep. 18, 2017

Attention! Gail Prokopchuk, Grande Yellowhead Public School Division's (GYPSD) Director of Transportation Services, will be visiting Susa Creek School (September 19th) tomorrow from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00…

New Student Transportation Agreement in Grande Cache…

Posted on Aug. 31, 2017

Northland School Division (NSD) and Grande Yellowhead Public School Division (GYPSD) are pleased to announce that they have recently signed a co-operative transportation agreement which will improve transportation…

Northland Day

Posted on Aug. 29, 2017

Attention: In preparation for Northland Day at Susa Creek School tomorrow (August 30th), a few things have been adjusted due to the Boil Water Order: • lunch will be provided and will no longer be a…

Susa Creek School – Boil Water Order update

Posted on Aug. 29, 2017

Northland School Division is taking necessary precautions to ensure Susa Creek School staff and students are using and drinking water that is safe. On June 23, 2017, a Boil Water Order was issued by Alberta…

Canoeing

Posted on Jun. 16, 2017

Drums, Dresses, Dreamcatchers

Posted on May. 30, 2017

M.D. of Greenview FCSS Supports Positive Approaches…

Posted on May. 18, 2017

The Municipal District of Greenview's Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) recently donated two fitness bikes to Susa Creek School in order to participate in the Sparks Fly program. The program…

ConocoPhillips Supports Literacy Program at Susa Creek…

Posted on May. 3, 2017

This past year ConocoPhillips provided Susa Creek School with a $4000 donation in support of the literacy program. The money was used to purchase the next set in the Levelled Literacy Intervention being…

Susa Creek School students participate in pilot education…

Posted on Apr. 3, 2017

Susa Creek School students participated in a pilot education program delivered by the Palisades Stewardship Education Centre in March. The Teachings of the Mountain People education program involved two…

Reader of the Month January!

Posted on Jan. 31, 2017

Congratulations to our Reader of the Month for January! Deanna brings an awesome attitude and great enthusiasm for reading. She has been steadily progressing. Keep up the good work Deanna!

Reader of the Month!

Posted on Jan. 4, 2017

Congratulations to Draco! Draco read an impressive number of books at home and is really enjoying making progress. Keep up the good work!

2016

Susa Creek community shines during Christmas Concert

Posted on Dec. 15, 2016

Susa Creek School students, parents, staff, elders, community members, Official Trustee Lois Byers and Nathan Freed from Alberta Education gathered for a memorable Christmas Concert and Potluck on December…

Alberta Education hosting community engagement discussion…

Posted on Dec. 8, 2016

As part of the Government of Alberta’s commitment to reinstate a new elected Corporate Board for Northland School Division in fall 2017, Alberta Education is holding community engagement discussions to…

New Principal at Susa Creek School

Posted on Jul. 13, 2016

Northland School Division No.61 (NSD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Taras Danco as Principal of Susa Creek School. Taras has been with NSD for the past four years educating students at Little…

2015

Red Road Gala

Posted on Dec. 2, 2015

The 4th Annual Red Road Gala will be one to remember. The event, hosted by the Aseniwuche Winewak Nation's (AWN) Aboriginal Youth Council, carried on despite a power outage November 21st at the Grande…

Red Road Gala

Posted on Nov. 16, 2015

Susa Creek School students who are members of the Aseniwuche Winewak Nation's (AWN) Aboriginal Youth Council will host their 4th Annual Red Road Gala at the Legion in Grande Cache November 21st. It…

Perfect attendance for Susa Creek School cooks

Posted on Oct. 21, 2015

School Food Services presented Susa Creek School Cooks Brenda Thiessen and Mavis Specher with gift certificates recently. During the 2014-2015 school year, Brenda and Mavis didn't miss a single day of…

Positive Literacy Results for Northland Schools

Posted on Jun. 30, 2015

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…

Susa Creek 25th Anniversary Celebration June 23rd

Posted on Jun. 26, 2015

A walk down memory lane is one way to describe Susa Creek School’s 25th Anniversary celebration on June 23rd. Current students, former students, parents, staff, elders and community members experienced…

Susa Creek 25th Anniversary Celebration Today

Posted on Jun. 23, 2015

Susa Creek School invites everyone to celebrate its 25th Anniversary today! The event is taking place at the school from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. View the agenda for schedule of events! 

Pen Pal Program Showcased by Alberta Teachers' Association

Posted on Jun. 9, 2015

Susa Creek School is involved in a Pen Pal Program with Summitview School in Grande Cache. The story is now showcased in the Alberta Teachers' Association (ATA) News! Click on the link below to view the…

Susa Creek 25th Anniversary

Posted on Jun. 5, 2015

Susa Creek School invites everyone to celebrate its 25th Anniversary on June 23rd. View the poster for more details! 

Pen Pal Program Showcase

Posted on May. 25, 2015

Thank you Grande Cache Mountaineer for showcasing the Pen Pal Program! Scroll down and click on image to view article! 

Northland Games 2015

Posted on May. 20, 2015

A signature event for Northland School Division No.61 (NSD61) is just around the corner! May 29th marks the 28th edition of the Northland Games! Hundreds of athletes will travel to compete in the regional…

Summer Reading Program

Posted on May. 19, 2015

“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.”                                                                                                       –…

Pen Pal Program

Posted on May. 10, 2015

Transitioning from one school community to another is never easy for youth. It’s a reality Susa Creek School student’s face every year before moving to high school in Grande Cache. Jenni McDonald,…

School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Posted on May. 4, 2015

The Student Transportation Association of Alberta's has declared May 4th, 2015 “School Bus Driver Appreciation Day”. Join us in recognizing and celebrating our hard working, dedicated School Bus…

Indigenous Youth Science and Traditional Knowledge…

Posted on Apr. 28, 2015

The Faculty of Native Studies - University of Alberta is co-hosting a Traditional Knowledge - Science Fair with Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta, and the Treaty 6 Confederacy. The vision of the fair…

Regional Science Fair 2015

Posted on Apr. 21, 2015

Schools across Northland School Division are busy preparing for the Regional Science Fair! Bishop Routhier School in Peavine Métis Settlement will once again host the event on Monday, April 27, 2015.…

Attendance Improvement Initiative Awareness Campaign

Posted on Apr. 7, 2015

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…

Substitute Teachers' Appreciation Week

Posted on Mar. 9, 2015

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,…

Photography Contest

Posted on Mar. 4, 2015

A reminder that the Northland School Division Photography contest deadline is this Friday. Click here for details about the contest and how to submit a photo!

Community Conversations: Guiding Principles for an…

Posted on Mar. 2, 2015

Alberta Education is holding community conversations to develop guiding principles for an amended Northland School Division Act. To support attendance, there will be events in five communities within…

Have your say in Education

Posted on Feb. 17, 2015

Parents have a direct impact on education and that's why Susa Creek School is asking for their support.  We will be contacting parents to complete the annual Accountability Pillar Survey by February…

January Newsletter

Posted on Jan. 21, 2015

The January Newsletter is now available! Click here to view a message about our Christmas concert, students snowshoeing and upcoming swimming lesson dates! 

2014

November Newsletter

Posted on Nov. 26, 2014

Click link to read the newsletter.

Thank You

Posted on Nov. 24, 2014

Thank you letter to ConocoPhillips for providing warm winter boots for all of the students.