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News Archive

St. Patrick's Dress Up Day - Thursday, March 15th!

Come to school all dressed in GREEN to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!

P.D. Day - Monday, March 12th

No school for students!

Ski Trip - moved to Wednesday, March 7th at Hidden Valley!

For Gr. 5 - 9 students - forms going home soon!

Report Cards go home - Thursday, March 1st

Pink Shirt Day - Tuesday, Feburary 27th

Wear a pink shirt today in support of anti-bullying!  "Kindness Matters!"

Jr. High Box Lunch & Sock Hop - Wednesday, February 14th at 12:00 noon!

Boys turn to cook this year!  Happy Valentine's Day!

School Swim Activity - Wednesday, Feb. 14th from 9:00 - 11:00 am!

Bring your swim suit and towel and enjoy a school swim party for Valentine's Day!

Minister's Youth Council

Student voice is important for our education system, and I am proud of how the members of this year’s Minister’s You...

Grand Opening & Re-Dedication - Thursday, February 1st at 1:00 pm!

Horizon School Division invites you to join us in celebrating the re-dedication of Barnwell School.  There will be a pr...

School Spirit Day - Thursday, Jan. 25th!

Come dressed in Barnwell gear or anything purple! Pep Rally at 3:00 pm!

Pajama Day / Hot Chocolate sales - Tuesday, Jan. 9th!

Enjoy a fun day in your comfy pajamas at school!

Christmas Break - No School - Dec. 23 - Jan. 7 - School resumes Monday, Jan. 8th!

Enjoy a wonderful holiday season, see you in the new year!

APEX Youth Awards

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2018. The 17th Annual Apex Awards Banquet will be held March 14, 20...

Christmas Concert - Thursday, Dec. 21st at 6:30 - Open Rehearsal at 1:00 pm!

Students need to be at the school at 6:00 pm! Family and community members are welcome to attend the Rehearsal at 1:0...

Swimming for Gr. 1 - 5 - Monday, Dec. 18 from 1:00 - 2:30

Don't forget you swim suit and towel!

Accountability Pillar Results

The Accountability Pillar provides a new way for school authorities to measure their success, and assess their progress...

P.D. Day - NO SCHOOL - Friday, December 1st

Remembrance Day Assembly - Thursday, Nov. 9th at 10:30 am in the gym!

Everyone is welcome to attend our Remembrance Day Assembly!

Golden Comeback for Lady Trojans

Congratulations to our Barnwell Trojan girls volleyball team who fought back from a 9-0 deficit in the 3rd set of the zo...

Halloween Costume Parade & Purple Pride Assembly - Tuesday, Oct. 31 at 12:30 pm!

Students may bring costumes to change into if they would like at lunch between 11:45 - 12:15!  Parents are welcome t...

Scholastic Book Fair - Oct. 26,27, 30 & 31 in the new Library!

Come check out the Book Fair and our new Library!

NO SCHOOL - P.D. Days - Oct. 19 & 20th

P.D. days - No School on Thursday, Oct. 19 and Friday, Oct. 20! Enjoy and extra, extra long weekend!

Happy Thanksgiving! NO SCHOOL Monday, Oct. 9th!

U of L Women's / Men's Basketball in our gym!! - Oct. 4th & 7th!

U of L Women vs. MHC - Oct. 4th at 6:00 pm U of L Men vs. MHC - Oct. 7th at 7:00 pm

Pumpkin Pie sales - Thursday, Oct. 5rd!

Pre-order your pumpkin pie by Sept. 28 and pie will be delivered to you on Oct. 3rd at lunch! Happy Thanksgiving!

Crazy Hat / Hair / Sock Day - Thursday, Oct. 5rd!

Jr. High Dance - Thursday, Sept. 28 from 7:30 - 10:00 pm!

Terry Fox Run - Thursday, Sept. 28 at 3:00 pm!

Bring your Toonies for Terry and join us for our annual Terry Fox Run - everyone welcome to participate!  If you are ab...

School Picture Day - Thursday, Sept. 21

Color Run -moved to Monday, Sept. 18 at 3:00 pm!

Please bring in your forms and $ by Monday morning, everyone welcome to participate!

Meet the Staff Barbecue - Wednesday, Sept. 6 from 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Bring the whole family and enjoy hot dogs, chips, and lemonade. We will gather in front of the school in the bus loop...

Pertussis Outbreak

Starting August 21, Alberta Health Services (AHS) will be offering booster doses of pertussis immunization to children a...

Have a great summer! School resumes Thursday, August 31st!

Year End Awards Assembly - Thursday, June 22 at 1:30

Come celebrate another great year at Barnwell School - assembly in the gym - everyone welcome 

National Aboriginal Day Summer Celebration! - Wednesday, June 21

Retirement Social honoring Mr. Darrell Croft - Wednesday, June 14th from 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Please join us for a Retirement Social honoring Mr. Darrell Croft and say "Thank You" to an amazing teacher! Barnw...

Krizsan Sets Zone Record

Congratulations to our very own Kevin Krizsan who set a new zone record in the midget boys javelin with a throw of 46.20...

Victoria Day - NO SCHOOL - Monday, May 22!

PAC lunch / Track Meet / Color Run - Thursday, May 18th

Fun, busy day - PAC lunch at 11:00, Track Meet at 12:00, Color Run at 2:30

Music Monday - Monday, May 8th at 10:00 am in the gym!

Come celebrate the joy of music with our school - 10:00 am in the gym - everyone is welcome!

Division P.D. Day - NO SCHOOL - Monday, May 1st

Easter Break - April 14th - April 23rd - School resumes Monday, April 24

School swimming activity - Thursday, April 13th from 1:00 - 2:30 pm!

Bring your swimming suit and towel for a fun afternoon at the pool!

Taber 3 on 3 - April 7th & 8th at Barnwell School!

Registration online at - $120 / team Friday, April 7 from 5:00 – 11:00 pm - U17 & U18+ Divisio...

Time Traveler Day & Jr. High 80s Dance - Thursday, April 6th

Come to school this day dressed in something from the past, present or future! Jr. High Dance that evening from 7:30...

Early Childhood Screenings

Do you have a child age 3-5?  Do you want to learn more about their development? Horizon School Division is offering...

Spaghetti Supper Night - Thursday, March 23 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Supper for the whole family, cupcake sale, kids games, cake walk – fun for all! Tickets available at the school or...

Jr. High Box Lunch - Thursday, March 16th

It's the girls turn to cook this year!

Myers Parent Information Night - Tuesday, March 14th - 6:30 pm in the gym!

For all Gr. 9 students and parents to discuss courses, graduation requirements, scheduling, as well as a school informat...

Division P.D. Day - NO SCHOOL - Monday, March 13th