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Cold weather inspires students to create blankets for homeless

Extremely cold weather has inspired Davidson Creek Elementary students to transform shopping bags into blankets. With Environment Canada issuing extreme cold warnings, many students were kept inside during recess. Grade 6 students at David Creek Elementary used that time to s...

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Two EIPS schools raise awareness about poverty

Dentons Make Your Mark on Poverty, an initiative of United Way of the Alberta Capital Region has awarded SouthPointe School and Next Step Junior Senior High $1000 each. Both schools have launched their own creative projects that will run throughout the winter to help raise aware...

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