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2018

Mustang Sports Update

The Sr. Boys Volleyball team braved the icy roads Saturday morning on November 17th. and represented our school at zones in Edson. The boys played hard but were not able to qualify for playoffs. Our team of young men had big hearts and they showed it…

HOJA Entertains at OJSH

On November 15th, OJSH students and staff were entertained by HOJA. HOJA is a Canadian acapella group originally based out of Saskatoon, Sask. The singers of HOJA have entertained over 900,000 students across Canada with music of every genre and from…

OJSH Remembrance Day Ceremony

OJSH held its annual Remembrance Day service for school staff and student and community members on Thursday, November 8th. Teacher Roy Burghardt led the solemn occasion as Master of Ceremonies. The Onoway High School Band along with teachers Mrs. Schmidt-Peterson,…

School bus transportation and inclement weather

To run or not to run? Winter weather and driving conditions bring questions about school bus transportation. Are the buses running today? Should the buses be running today? Why aren’t the buses running today? Why are the buses running in Onoway when…

Wicked Welding Competition

On Saturday, October 20th, OJSH Fabrication teacher Mr. Van Camp took four senior high students to the third annual Wicked Welding event at the CLAC Welding Training Centre in Edmonton. Wicked Welding, as the name suggests, is a Halloween-themed welding…

Awards Night 2018

On Friday, October 12th, students, parents and teachers gathered to recognize the achievements of the 2017/2018 school year at Onoway Junior Senior High School. The Annual Awards Night recognized school volunteers, student academic achievement as well…

Junior High Co-ed Flag Football

The Mustangs Flag Football teams put in an outstanding performance in Whitecourt on October 2nd.   The Grade 8 team played well all day and finished 3rd in their division. In the competitive division, our two Grade 8/9 teams put in a dominant performance,…

Students in the Spotlight: Bold Eagle, Football & Golf

Carson Bigchild attends Bold Eagle OJSH grade 12 student Carson Bigchild had the opportunity to take part in the Bold Eagle program this summer from early July to late August. Bold Eagle is a unique summer employment program that combines Indigenous…

Students in the Spotlight: High School Rodeo

The Alberta High School Rodeo Association promotes interest in rodeo sports among junior and senior high school students while fostering exemplary conduct and sportsmanship. It provides training and competition opportunities for members. In addition,…

Hour-Zero: Keeping Students and Staff Safe

Building a culture of preparedness - NGPS joins forces with Hour-Zero Student and staff safety is an extremely important part of what we do at Northern Gateway Public Schools, from playground equipment and fire drills all the way through to the most…