June 29, 2018

There was much to celebrate this past year as the photos indicate. Changing our format this year, we meshed academic, citizenship and athletic awards across the evening, culminating in our Sportsperson of the Year awards and the awards for each grade's Triple A (attitu...

June 29, 2018

Thursday evening the community center played host to what is sure to the first of many milestones of adulthood for the Grads of 2018 as they collected together one last time to celebrate their achievements here in the Whiteshell School District.  We wish them all the b...

June 28, 2018

In education, so many things have become obsolete but not so for Pinawa Secondary School's Outdoor Education. The values and reasons for launching the program in 1978 are as relevant today as they were back then. In fact, in reading Brian Friese's initial proposal the...

June 12, 2018

PSS TAKES SECOND IN HUNT FOR BANNER

A rainy and then sunny day greeted all Junior High Track and Field athletes this year in Lac du Bonnet at the Sunrise North Track and Field Championships. Final top 3 results in all events are as follows:

Gr. 7 Female - Discus - Padam...

June 6, 2018

As part of the grade 7 forces and structures unit, students were asked to construct a bridge utilizing beams, struts, gussets, and trusses. They were challenged to see who could build the most structurally efficient bridge...out of spaghetti and glue.

Once again I was...

June 5, 2018

As a final building challenge for the grade 8's unit on fluids, the students were challenged to make a machine which utilizes either pneumatic or hydraulic pressure in order to accomplish a task. This years group set the bar high with machines including:

- Scissor lift

-...

June 4, 2018

Spear headed by Prime Minister Sophie, PSS Student Council put together an awesome year end wind up that  included bubble soccer, ultimate frisbee, human foosball and culminated with a school wide game of capture the flag. The weather cooperated and participation was o...

May 28, 2018

Cowboy-Disco rockers "SLIP'D DISK" (including our very own Mr. Collins on keyboards) played to almost 200 fans of all ages Saturday night in the first ever (and hopefully annual) Dance Party. Attendees were treated to singers dancers, musicians, and actors from FWG and...

May 15, 2018

HISTORY TIMELINE UNVEILED

Mr. Gibson has been a welcoming face at PSS for over the past three years, generously giving his time and expertise to tutor students, help staff and generally offer our community support in any way, shape or form. Even before his daily commit...

May 9, 2018

As the Grade 8 Science class moves into their next topic on pneumatic and hydraulic power they were given the opportunity to create machines which operated through hydraulic pressure. The challenge was to construct and test the device within a single science class. Wel...

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LEARNER PROFILE 

PSS is a community that provides opportunity for the individual to develop positive and productive traits that will serve them as they become citizens of the world.  These traits make up the learner profile and include pupils who are inquisitive, informed, analytical, expressive, reflective, open-minded, principled, kind, courageous and well-balanced.   

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