Black Gold Regional Division No. 18
New Sarepta Elementary


January 10, 2018

Approved 2018-19 School Calendar

The Board of Education, at its meeting on January 10, 2018, approved the Black Gold Regional Division 2018-2019 School Year Calendar.   The approved calendar has been posted to Black Gold’s website at: BGRD School Year Calendars, as well as here:  School-Year-2018-19-APPROVED-1 (1)

January 07, 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR!                  

New Sarepta Elementary Staff would like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year for 2018.  We hope that everyone had a great Christmas break.   As we settle back into the school routine please continue to work with your child, checking homework each evening and signing the agenda.  Also, don’t forget to send back those… Read more »

January 07, 2018

Thank You!

THANK YOU to all the parents and students who sent in well wishes, treats and/or gifts to the staff in December!  We very much appreciated all the kind words, gifts, goodies, and charitable donations made in our name. We are truly blessed to work in a community that supports the school so much!  

December 18, 2017

Merry Christmas!

The New Sarepta Elementary Staff extends their best wishes for a joyous holiday season spent in the company of your precious children, family and friends. May you have a safe, happy, and healthy holiday!  The last day of school   before the Christmas break is Friday, Dec. 22. See you back at school on Monday, Jan. 8,… Read more »

December 18, 2017


 We bid a fond farewell to our head secretary, Mrs. Lynn Johnson.  We wish her all the best in her new endeavours as she retires at the end of December.  We thank her very much for her 26 years of dedicated service and care!  We will certainly miss you, Mrs. Johnson!  A formal farewell will… Read more »

October 29, 2017


Carved or dressed pumpkin entries can be brought in to the school starting Thursday, October 26, and must be picked up after the Assembly on Tuesday, October 31st. Special thanks to the New Sarepta Agricultural Society who sponsor this special event. CATEGORIES: A. Best Carved B. Best Decorated C. Largest Homegrown Judging will take place… Read more »

October 05, 2017

Verifying your child’s important school information

All parents/guardians are asked to please promptly verify their child’s school information using the online Returning Student Registration available through your PowerSchool Parent Portal. This online form impacts every Black Gold child’s ability to be transported for school-related activities (field trips) and included in class/team photos, yearbooks and other important student success announcements. Also, in… Read more »

October 04, 2017


October is the International Walk to School Month. Our school is registered through Shape Alberta to take part in this event. During the week of Oct. 2– 6 our Gr. K – 6 students will be greeted at the buses to go for a walk around the ball diamonds and into the school to begin… Read more »

September 16, 2017


Our annual Terry Fox Run will be held the day of the Terry Fox National School Run which is Thursday, September 28. Each student is encouraged to donate a “Toonie for Terry” which will be forwarded to the Canadian Cancer Society. This will enter the students into a draw for a Terry Fox t-shirt. We… Read more »

September 16, 2017


Everyone is invited to attend the School Council Organizational meeting on Monday, September 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the staffroom of our school.  Elections for executive positions will take place at this meeting, and items for the coming year will be discussed. We also need Room Reps for each classroom who will attend these meetings…. Read more »