Accountability Pillar Results
The Board is pleased to present the October 2019 Accountability Pillar Results, as provided by Alberta Education. The October pillar is updated to include the division's Provincial Achievement Test (PAT) and diploma exam results from 2018-2019. In May 2020, the pillar will be updated again with survey data affecting the categories of safe and caring schools, student learning opportunities and parental involvement.
For previous years, visit the Reports and Plans section of Documents and enter the "accountability pillar" in the search tool.
Provincial and other jurisdiction's results can be found on the Alberta Education website.
Annual Education Results Report and Three-Year Education Plan
Palliser Regional Schools maintains its exceptional results through a focus on literacy, assessment for learning, teacher collaboration and professional development, and strong instructional leadership in our schools.
Palliser has high expectations for staff and students, who rise to this challenge. The result is student success.
Fundamental to student learning is the provision of caring learning environments in which students feel safe.
For more on Palliser's results and our plans for maintaining outstanding results, please read our Report to the Community: Annual Education Results Report 2019-2020 and Three-Year Education Plan 2020-2023.
A summary of the report is also available.
Annual reports from previous years can be found in our Documents section.
Audited Financial Statements
The Board of Trustees is audited annually by an independent accounting firm to ensure operations and financial reporting processes are in keeping with accounting standards. In 2012-2013, Palliser adopted Canadian public sector accounting standards, a relatively new framework intended to improve transparency and accountability.
The most recent audited financial statement is:
Audited Financial Statement, 2019-2020
Audited financial statements for prior years are available here.
Palliser's Board of Trustees approves a budget document in the spring for the following school year as is required by Alberta Education.
Actual student grants are based on the funding formula from Alberta Education.
Click here for the 2020-2021 budget for The Palliser School Division, approved by the Board of Trustees on May 26, 2020.
Budgets for prior years are available here.