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News Archive

CHECK OUT OUR SCHOOL'S ROCKBAND .....ROCKSTEADY!!

Check out our school band RockSteady!! They have entered the CBC Music Class Challenge. Here is their entry!! Fantastic job Mr. Howard and RockSteady!!! Be sure to like the YouTube video and share share share!! #CBCMusicClass

TRO VAL CHRISTMAS CONCERTS

Grades 5 - 12 Christmas Band Concert - December 19, 2018 Grades K - 4 Christmas Concert - December 20, 2018

TROCHU VALLEY SCHOOL IS PROUD TO PRESENT....ALADDIN

2018 Drama Production: Disney's Aladdin Jr Dec 12 - 15 See attached poster for more details

IMPORTANT INFO REGARDING JR AND SR HIGH REPORT CARDS

Dear Parents/Guardians, As you may know, PowerSchool is a real-time grading program. If you are signed up for PowerSchool, either with the app or on the website, you are able to check you student’s progress as soon as the teacher enters the grade. Due to the immediacy of this technology the need for formal report cards has disappeared and therefore we have decided to not send home printed rep...

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

Attention all student photographers!  Exciting news! Golden Hills has launched a Division-wide student life photo contest! For more details, please click here, or go to our homepage > 'Parents and Students' (right-hand menu) > 'Photography Contest' (left-hand menu). The first deadline is November 02, 2018 at NOON!! Have fun and get creative! We look forward to seeing your wonderful submissi...

KIDS PLUS INSURANCE now online only

Industrial Alliance Insurance has gone paperless. If you would like information on the student insurance go to the following link. http://www.kidsplus.ca

GHSD MOVING TO ONLINE REGISTRATION AND FORMS

Changes are coming to how we manage and distribute school forms and school registration.  As we transition to the new process we will need all families to create a parent account in PowerSchool.  Click on the links below to read about the changes and review the detailed instructions on how to create your account. http://Registration letter.docx http://PowerSchool - Create an AccountG...

2017-2018 ATHLETIC and LEGION Awards

Trochu Valley School Athletic and Legion awards will be held June 5 starting at 2:00 pm in the Gym. We will be honoring our athletes and recognizing the students with winning entries in the Legion Contests. Everyone is invited to attend and celebrate with us.

JUNE EXAM SCHEDULE

http://June Test Schedule.pdf

Year End Band Concert in the Park

Concert in the Park June 11 7:00 pm Trochu Arboretum

Go Volleyball Clinic

Trochu Valley School is please to announce that Amber Adolf of the U of C Dinos, the Red Deer College Queens and the Tro Val Jays will be offering a volleyball clinic starting the week of May 14. The clinic will be at the Tro Val  gym. Mr. Bill Cunningham offers 4 - $50.00 scholarships for Tro Val students attending school sport camps. Please apply in writing to the school office if you are in...

Transportation Parent Survey 2018

Please take a few moments to complete the transportation survey. Your feedback will help us as we look for ways we can improve how we support you and your children. Thank you for helping us with this.  Please CLICK HERE for the 2018 Transportation Survey. 

Transportation Registration for 2018-2019 School Year Now Open

Transportation registration for the 2018/2019 school year is now open! Please be aware that Golden Hills School Division has eliminated transportation fees. There will be NO charge to transport your child. To register your child for Transportation please visit: https://2018-2019 Tranportation Request  For any questions regarding Transportation Services in Golden Hills School Division...

2018-2019 KINDERGARTEN Registration

  Kindergarten Registration is now open for the 2018-2019 School Year. Please come in to the school office to fill out a registration form or download the attached form, if you are unable to attend the registration night. A copy of the child's birth certificate is required at the time of registration. http://trochuvalley.ghsd75.ca/Registration.php

FRIENDS OF TROVAL DONOR BOARD

Attention: all who generously made a monetary donation to the Friends of Troval. The FOTV board members ask that you please open the link below to ensure that your name is written correctly before it is permanently in print on our new donor board in the school! Also, if anyone still wants to make a donation before the donor board is complete, it would be gratefully accepted over the next few weeks...

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT INFO

Interested in hosting an International Student or would like to find out more information... go to:http://ghsd-international.com/Homestay%20ad.php http://trochuvalley.ghsd75.ca/documents/general/GHSD International Homestay Program FAQs.pdf

TROCHU SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM to begin January 8

The Three Hills Early Childhood Society is offering a licensed Before and After School Child Care Program for Trochu Valley School Age Children at Tro Val School. The program will begin January 8, 2018. Contact Three Hills Child Care Centre 403-443-3740 to register http://School_Age_Program poster.pdf http://Registration_Form_School_Age_Program.pdf

Drama Production

"How The West Was Dun" Tochu Community Hall December 6 - 8 - 7:00 pm December 9 - Dinner Theater - 6:00 Tickets on sale at the school office for the dinner theater

Student Achievement on the Rise in Golden Hills

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2016-2017 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “Our focus is students who are gaining the skills to become strong collaborative critical thinkers, problem solvers, innovators an...

Results for the 2017 School Board of Trustee Election

For Immediate Release - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - Golden Hills School Division is pleased to announce the Board Trustees Ward 1 Three Hills, Torrington, Huxley, Trochu and Area – Barry Kletke – Incumbent - Acclaimed Ward 2 Acme, Carbon, Linden and area –  James Northcott - Acclaimed Ward 3 Drumheller – Justin Bolin -Elected Ward 4 Strathmore (2 Vacancies) – Robert Pirie...

Tro Val Awards Night

Trochu Valley School 2016-2017 Academic and Athletic Awards Trochu Valley School held their 2016-2017 Academic Awards on October 13th in the School Gymnasium. The evening began with the audience being entertained by Mr. Vokins and the Senior Band (grade 9 – 12).  Mrs. Howard welcomed everyone and was the MC for the evening. Many TroVal teachers and Community Members presented over 150 awards...

Internet Safety Presentation

Trochu Valley School will be hosting The Saffron Center on October 12. The presentation will focus on internet safety. There will also be a parent session called Cyberworld. “Cyberworld” is an internet awareness presentation for adults to bring them up to speed on what’s happening in the online world.  We cover the pros and cons of the most popular social media apps, the importance...

SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE PROGRAM

The Three Hills Early Childhood Society is working on getting the licensing and paper work completed in order to open the School Age Child Care Program up and running.  They are planning on running the program from 6:30 am to 8:45 and 3:15 - 6:00 pm on school days and also offer a program for Flex Fridays and PD days. If you are interested in your child(ren) using this program please fill o...

New Bell Schedule

http://New Bell Schedule 2017 - 2018 .docx Although at an extremely inconvenient time, I am very pleased to say we have been able to make changes in response to parent and student feedback. We have had multiple parents and students express that our lunch hour is too short and students are on their busses very early in the morning. In response, we as a staff have decided to eliminate our advi...

Kids Plus Accident Insurance

For your convenience, we’ve made arrangements for families to voluntarily purchase student accident insurance through the Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance program, underwritten by Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc (iA Financial Group). Kids Plus™ Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents and is especially valuable for fa...

Grade 9 - 11 Parent Meeting

Meeting for 2017-2018 High School Students & Parents Wed., June 5, 7:00 pm   -  Room 1040 This meeting is for all 2017-2018 High School parents and students.        The meeting will focus on the High School Curriculum and the        criteria students need to attain a high school diploma. Students and parents will be planning the courses and options to be taken...

Spring 2017 Curriculum Survey

It is an exciting time in our province as Alberta Education continues its development of a student-centered provincial curriculum that will enrich students’ lives and prepare them for careers in a diversified and global economy and society. This spring, Alberta Education is looking to Albertans to participate in a validation process where education stakeholders will be able to provide their refl...

Swimming Lessons Begin

Our school is offering swimming lessons this year to our Kindergarten through Grade Nine students. These lessons are a part of the school Physical Education curriculum. The Grade 7 – 9 students will have 7 – 1 hour sessions beginning May 15th, 2017. The K - 5 students will have 9 – 45 minute sessions, the 6’s will have 7 – 1 hour sessions. Elementary lessons will begin the week of May 2...

ROCKSTEADY Rock Band

Check out Rocksteady!! Thank you to our very own Mackenzie Anderson for the professional quality photo!! The band is playing their first "Gig" for a fundraiser this weekend. Thank you to our former student Krista Jensen for inviting them to your event which is raising money for cancer.

Inclement Weather

In accordance to the GHSD administrative policy - there are three possible levels of status Green Level –    Due to weather and travel conditions, some busses are not running. School is open and regular classes will be offered *Yellow Level –  Due to severe weather and travel conditions, no busses are running. School is open but regular classes are not being offered.We encourage pare...

TROCHU VALLEY SCHOOL AWARDS NIGHT

Trochu Valley School 2015-2016 Academic and Athletic Awards Trochu Valley School held their 2015-2016 Academic Awards on October 14th in the School Gymnasium. The evening began with the audience being entertained by Mr. Vokins and the Senior Band (grade 9 – 12).  Mrs. Howard welcomed everyone and Mrs. Van Otterloo was the MC for the evening. Many TroVal teachers and Community Members present...

Government of Alberta Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey

Direct link Government of Alberta  Fall 2016 Online Provincial Curriculum Survey:  http://curriculumsurvey.alberta.ca.   Parents/Guardians: Have a say in the future of your children’s education We want to give all students the best possible start in life so that they can meet the demands of living in the 21st century. Alberta Education is moving forward in the development of...

Parent Council RAISING A READER Fundraiser

RAISING A READER This year, we are holding our first ever Raising A Reader, Read-A-Thon designed to reinforce good reading habits while raising funds to support our school and benefit our children.  From this fundraiser, 100% of the proceeds will stay in our community and will be put towards the purchase two new Buddy Benches for the playground to encourage kindness, inclusion, friendship an...

ROYAL PURPLE DONATES to Forgotten Lunch Program

Trochu Valley School would  like to extend a huge thank you to the Royal Purple/Elks for their very generous donation to our Forgotten Lunch Program. Proceeds from the September 14 Box Lunch fundraiser were donated to both Trochu Valley and Three Hills schools - $1500.00 to each school - WOW!. We appreciate the funding to have lunches available for our students on those days when they do no...

Student Achievement continues to improve in Golden Hills

Students in the Golden Hills School Division are performing well and continue to improve in many areas according to the most recent results on the 2015-2016 Provincial Achievement Test and Diploma Examinations. “We are very pleased to see continued increases again in this year’s student achievement results” said Bevan Daverne, Superintendent of Schools. Many of our Achievement test and Di...

TROCHU VALLEY SCHOOL HOCKEY ACADEMY

Trochu Valley School is excited to announce that we will be offering a Hockey Academy Program for the 2016-2017 school year. This is available for interested students in Grades 5 - 12.    Please click on the link below to see the brochure. http://hockey program brochure.pdf Click on the link below for a registration form. http://HockeyAcademyRegistration.pdf

Associate Principal Appointment Announcement - Trochu Valley School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of Chantalle Boese to the position of Associate Principal of Trochu Valley School effective the 2016/2017 school year. Chantalle holds a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta and is working towards her Master of Education degree. She began her teaching career at Three Hills School in 2009. In 2010 she ac...

TROVAL SR GIRLS HOSTED 1A BASKETBALL PROVINCIALS

March 17 - 19 Trochu Valley School hosted the Sr High 1A Girls Basketball Provincials. Provincial Tournament  Acknowledgements In the fall of 2014, Chantalle Boese, Athletic Director of Trochu Valley School, had the idea of hosting the 1A Girls Basketball Provincial Championship.  After a bid to the ASAA (Alberta Schools Athletic Association) was won, a committee of incredibly talented...

Trochu Valley School Video

Mrs. Howard and Miss Boese presented a Fabulous Video showcasing our school to the School Board on Thursday, March 3. Levon Vokins, Grade 11 student, worked very hard to put this professional together. It is a great representation of our school. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BY7xMcS_0o

Principal Appointment Announcement - Trochu Valley School

The Golden Hills School Division is very pleased to announce the appointment of Leana Howard to the position of Principal of Trochu Valley School effective the 2016/2017 school year. Leana holds a Bachelor of Education from the University of Calgary; a Certificate in Assistive Technology for Inclusive Learning Environment; a Diploma in Instructional Leadership and is completing her Masters of E...

Tro Val Students Participate in Provincial Emergency Management Exercise

On Feb 25 & 26 30 of our Trochu Valley Students were the Victims in an emergency Trochu Mall (the Old Pontmain School Building) parking structure collapse,  Over 100 rescue personnel including Doctors, Paramedics, Structural Engineers, Communication Specialists,Canine & Technical Searchers, Logistics and Command Staff with the Canada Task Force ere on hand to oversee the "resuce" of the victims....

ACCOUNTABILITY SURVEY

As an annual check-up on the education system, the Accountability Pillar provides an opportunity for Alberta Education and school authorities to ensure that we are equipping students for success. The Accountability Pillar uses a set of 16 indicators consisting of surveys of students, parents and teachers on various aspects of quality; student outcomes such as dropout and high school completion...

Servus Credit Union Donates to Tro Val

Cheryl Sherwin on behalf of the  Elnora Branch of the Servus Credit Union donated funds to our Forgotten Lunch Program. We are so appreciative of their ongoing support of our school and students.

TROVAL STUDENTS DONATE TO SAMARITAN'S PURSE

Trochu Valley School Donates Generously to Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child….. Thank you to the Elementary Student Council for packing the Operation Christmas Child donations from the elementary students as well as staff members. Thank you so much for the donations!  There were also a few boxes donated by Junior High and High School students. Thanks go to them as well. Thank you...

PowerSchool Parent/Student Access

PARENT and STUDENT PORTAL   To access your child(s)  current grades and attendance please go to the following website: sis.ghsd75.ca   If you are a Golden Hills student you do not need to create an account. You simply need to use your network username and password to access your information.   If you are a Golden Hills parent you will need to create an account. PowerSchool...

2015-2016 Student and Parent Handbook

Click on the link to view the 2014-2015 Student and Parent Handbook Handbook 2015-2016.pdf

TRO-VAL Receives Generous Donations

Trochu Valley School has been lucky enough to receive donations from a variety of generous community businesses and organizations to help supplement many of our extra curricular programs. The Trochu Lions donated funds to the Athletic Department to help fund uniforms. The Trenville OORP donated soccer balls to the elementary classrooms. The Trochu/Three Hills OORP/Elks donated to our Forgotten...