School News


Upcoming Volleyball Tournament Grades 5-9

Our students in Grades 5 - 9 will travel to Barons for a Volleyball tournament on November 28th, please make sure to get all forms into teachers.

Welcome to Our New School Facebook Page!

We are pleased to announce that Milo Community School will now be hosting a school facebook page! Please go to and join to keep up to date! 

Please Join Us Tuesday November 21 @ 6:30 For Parent Council

Please join us on Tuesday November 21 at 6:30 in the Milo School Library for our Parent Council Meeting. We value your input in helping us serve the students of Milo School, thanks!

Student Leadership Conference

We are excited that our Junior High students will be attending the annual Discover U student leadership conference this Thursday in Lethbridge - students should be at the school for bus pick up no later than 7:30 am.

IB Learner Celebrations

Please join us Wednesday morning at 10:00 am to celebrate our IB Learners of the Month!

Spirit Day - Disney Dress Up Day November 17

In honour of Mickey Mouse's birthday we are hosting a Disney Dress Up Day on Friday November 17, please join us in dressing up Disney!

Welcome Miss Cooper!

We are so pleased to have a student teacher, Miss Copper, working with Mrs. Kirk! Miss Cooper is a Professional Semester 1 student from the University of Lethbridge. Mentoring teachers is a very important part of our profession, we welcome Miss Cooper…

Please call to book your Student Led Conference

On Monday November 6 we will be hosting our Student Led Conferences. We will start booking on November 1, our meetings will begin at 4:30 with the final meetings booked for 8:30. We look forward to seeing you!

School Retakes on Monday

Our photographer will come back to Milo on Monday October 30 to do retakes for those who want a second chance at photos, or those who were absent on our first picture day. 

Thanks for the Pumpkins Godkin Family

We were so pleased to see Barb and Ian Godkin, along with their daughter Jana Bartsch and grandson Andrew, show up to our school with a truck filled with pumpkins! We will carve the pumpkins on Monday. Thank you so much for your generosity!

2017 Winter Poinsettias fundraiser

This year we are excited to announce that our Winter fundraiser is selling beautiful poinsettias, wreaths, and planters. Our fundraising goal is $1500 and the funds will be used to offset the costs associated with our field trips. We currently do not…

Treaty 7 Field Trip October 23

We are so excited to bring our students to Fort Calgary on Monday October 23 for a program about Treaty 7. Please watch for permission forms sent home!

Fire Prevention Week at the Milo School

 Milo Volunteer Fire Department members Byron Thompson, Rylee Deitz and Karlee Thompson with Regional Deputy Fire Chief Doug Headrick visited the Milo School today as part of our Fire Prevention Week activities. The program started with an all school…

There IS School on Friday...and Cinnamon Rolls!

Please note that there IS school this Friday - and Mrs. Aiken will be making cinnamon rolls for all students in attendance that day!

No School Monday and Tuesday

School will be closed on Monday for Thanksgiving and Tuesday for a staff PD day, please note we WILL have school this Friday. 

Orange Shirt Day

We are pleased to be raising awareness about the history of Indian Residential Schools in Canada at Milo School. The legacy of these schools will be felt for generations to come and it is important for all Canadians to understand more about the impacts…

Milo Fall Fair

Milo School is proud once again to be the host of the annual Milo Fall Fair - join everyone at the school at 3:00! Mrs. Sherstabetoff will also have the book fair running!

Wild West Book Fair!

Our Wild West Book Fair is open to the public during this weekend's Fall Fair. It will also be open to students until October 5. Thank you so our Librarian Mrs. Sherstabetoff for all of your hard work with this!

Welcome back students!

We are off to a great start and busy as usual. Please check the calendar regularly for updates and coming events. Please join us at the school on September 19 at 5:30pm for a meet the teacher chili dinner. Following the meal is the first Parent Council…

Milo School Year End BBQ and Awards Presentation

Please join us tomorrow June 28, 2017 at noon for a bbq hamburger lunch and stay for our annual awards presentation at 1:00pm. Many thanks to the sponsors of the bbq:  Prairie Perfection Catering The Elevator - Lloyd Deitz PJC Holdings

Palliser Come & Go Meetings

  Palliser Regional Schools’ Board of Trustees has hired a recruitment firm to support the search for a new Superintendent of Schools. Boyden representatives will be holding meetings in Palliser, offering you an opportunity to share your thoughts…

Wellness Day at Milo Community School

Please join us for Milo School's first Wellness Day Friday, May 26. To promote our "Healing Within" theme we are offering sessions in yoga, stone art, smudging and reflection. Our day will begin with sharing circle time in each classroom and then we…

Inspirational Day at Milo School

Today was a busy and inspiring day for Milo School students and staff. Our jr. high students traveled to High River to take part in their last service day of the year at Heaven Can Wait Animal Rescue Society. Upon their return we all worked together…

Easter Fun

Today the grade 1-3 class combined Social Studies and Easter Fun by learning to make Pysanky-Ukrainian Easter egg art and baking bread doves, a traditional Ukrainian Easter staple. Thank you to our parent volunteers Leah Lamotte, Leanne Bertschy and…

Happy St. Patrick's Day

We are all feeling a little green today here at Milo School. We started off our St. Patrick's Day celebration with green pancakes, and finished it off with Leprechaun smoothies. Good thing we worked hard all morning and joined together for buddy reading…

Milo School Junior Curling Team Wins Trophy

Congratulations to our junior curling team for winning the County Curling League for the 2017 season. Well done curlers! We are so proud of you both on and off of the ice. Thanks to coach Bernie Kirk and curling helpers Jana Bartsch, Lorne Umscheid and…

Milo Students enjoy first Winter Dinner

Valentine's Day marked the start of a new tradition at Milo School, the first ever Winter Dinner. Milo School staff and a few student volunteers prepared a full roast beef sit down dinner for students and staff to eat together. The gym was decorated…

Family Literacy Day event at the Milo School

Please join us on Wednesday, January 25th for a fun family event. Milo School will be hosting a potluck lunch in the school gym to celebrate Family Literacy Day. The school will supply juice, coffee and an assortment of books to read and share while…

December Activities

As always December is a short and very busy month at our school. Some of the highlights from this month include: The Samaritan's Purse Shoebox drive, Jr. High Service Day, The Milo School Christmas Concert, Christmas caroling in Vulcan and around Milo,…

Community Service at the Milo School

During the month of December, the students a the Milo Community School had the opportunity to experience community service in a variety of ways.  Our school participated in the Samaritan's Purse Shoebox drive, which brought together members of the community…


Milo IB Parent Night

Please join us for an informative session about the International Baccalaureate program at the Milo School.

September Highlights

The month of September was a busy one for our students and staff. In addition to settling into classroom routines, learning new and exciting things and making new friends our school participated in many activities.   Our school is always very proud…

Prevent Summer Slide!

Keep up with reading over the summer! Every fall many students struggle to start school at their highest ability due to the summer months of being away.   Did you know that: In the summer up to two months of reading achievement can be lost. Up to 2/3…

Awards & Talent Show

Come and celebrate student achievement with us! Friday, June 24 at the Milo School starting at 11:45am and ending around 1:15pm. We will be presenting students awards, there will be a grade 9 tribute presentation and a student talent show. You won't…

Milo School Learning Exhibition

Everyone is welcome to join us for our very first Learning Exhibition at the Milo School on Thursday, June 16 from 2:00 - 4:00pm. This celebration of learning will include Music and Band performances, a student learning showcase with samples of learning,…

Marine Biology Celebration Night Update

The night was a great success! Have a look at the gallery of pictures. Thanks for your support if you came out. There was about 40 people who attended and they enjoyed watching the marine trip slideshow of stories and pictures and then viewed student…

Marine Biology Celebration Night

Everyone is invited to join us here at the school on Thursday, April 20th at 7:00pm for an evening of celebration and sharing of learning. Junior High students will have Ecosystem projects to present and those students that participated in the Marine…

Marine Biology Trip

They're back! With great stories and fantastic pictures to share. Join us at the Milo School for a Marine Biology Trip celebration. The students will share their research and experiences.

Successful IB info night

An audience of about 40 attended the first Milo School open house and IB programme information night. A delicious and bountiful potluck supper was shared while Ms. Prud'Homme presented an informative overview of the International Baccalaureate Primary…

Open House & I.B. Information Night

Everyone is welcome to join us for a potluck dinner and to learn more about the International Baccalaureate Programme on Monday, March 14th from 5:30 - 7:00.

Film Crew at Milo School

The Shaw television series "A Public Education" visited our school on March 3rd to cover a story about Milo School's transformation to becoming an IB school! Students, teachers and parents were selected to be interviewed. The TV Series is planning…

Sweet Heart Dinner

Bring your sweet heart and join us for a special lasagna dinner to celebrate Valentine's Day. The MCS Foundation along with the Lions' Club will be hosting the event which includes raffles, a 50/50 draw and entertainment in support of the grade 7-9…

2016 Spring Flower Fundraiser

Thank you for your support of our Flower Sales campaign. The profits from the flower sales will be used for grade 9 grad expenses and to offset costs related to the Marine Biology Trip. Orders will be taken from January 28 - February 8th. Please pre-pay…

Family Literacy Day

Family Literacy Day is on Wednesday, January 27. To celebrate this day Milo School will have both an Author Visit by local author Tanya Elliott, and a Family Reads event where parents are invited to come and read to/with their kids. The schedule of events…

Castle Mountain Ski Trip Planned

A school wide ski trip to Castle Mountain has been planned for Tuesday, February 23rd. All forms and monies are due back to the school by January 26th. Thanks to sponsorship from the Milo Rec. Board will once again be able to travel by coach bus to and…

January message from Superintendent

No New Year’s resolutions here  read the January message from the Superintendent


Merry Christmas from the Milo School Staff!

Check out our silly Christmas videos: Support staff Teachers  

Milo Community School presents "Christmas Castaways"

The Milo School annual Christmas Production took place Tuesday, December 15th to a standing room only crowd. The title of the play was "The Christmas Castaways" and the appreciative audience was treated to scenes and songs of Christmas celebrations around…

December message from Superintendent

Discover U: Explore. Create. Achieve. click here to read the December message

Mom's Pantry Fundraiser

Dear Parents, We are excited to announce that Milo School Students have chosen to fundraise with Mom's Pantry! We are confident they can help us reach our fundraising goals to raise money for student programming and field trips. Mom's offers a diverse,…

November message from Superintendent

Every student can be a leader...please click here to read the November message

Family Movie Night

Join us on Friday, November 6th at 7:00 pm for Family Movie Night.   

Lest We Forget

The Milo Community School along with the Milo Lions Club extend an invitation to all to join us in our annual Remembrance Day Program to be held on November 10th at 10:30 am in the school gymnasium. There will be student presentations and a guest speaker…

Fire Prevention Week

Thanks once again to the Milo Volunteer Fire Department for the excellent work they do with our students promoting fire safety. After a surprise fire drill, in which some Jr. High students had to exit the school through a ground floor window, Fire Chief…

Superintendent's message for October

So many reasons to be thankful-please click here for October message

Monthly News Update

September 17, 2015Dear Parents/Guardians:Starting in October we will be sending out a Monthly News Update to keep you aware of school events, Palliser news, school updates on programs/initiatives, and school items to celebrate! The monthly update will…

Welcome Back to Milo School!

We are privileged to be serving you as Principal and Vice Principal for 2015-16. As Principal, Ms. Rachelle Prud’Homme has a passion for learning and for designing ways for others to realize their potential. She comes from Calgary and has taught in…

Milo School participates in Village Beautification Day

On Thursday, June 11 all students and staff participated in the village of Milo Beautification Day. This involved going out into the community to help with various projects throughout the village. Some of the jobs the students helped with included yard…

Blackfoot Crossing Grades 1-6

Thanks to the Milo School Foundation our visits had the chance to visit Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park. Be sure to check out the latest Bulletin for more information and pictures.


Mom's Pantry Products Fundraiser

The annual Milo School Student's Union Fundraiser is now starting. The fundraiser will run from now until November 14 with a product delivery date for the first week of December.  click here to download the most recent form

Superintendent's Message

  To our students and parents/guardians: Welcome, everyone, to a new school year, full of possibilities and opportunities for learning and growing. This year, Palliser Regional Schools has adopted the theme of “Leadership in Literacy.” It’s a…

Year End Celebration!

Everyone is welcome to join us at the school for our annual year end celebration. We will be serving barbecued hamburgers, juice and ice cream free of charge. The Awards Ceremony will start at approximately 1:30pm and everyone is welcome to stay.  We…

Inline Skating

Today we welcomed Alien inline skating to our school.  It was awesome! Students and a couple of staff members had a great time learning new skills and working up a sweat. Our instructor Daniel was a great teacher and we had a lot of fun playing games…

Leadership in Literacy

Get your copy of “Leadership in Literacy” Palliser Regional Schools is committed to reporting to its stakeholders information about the educational programs and services being offered to the students we serve. To that end, the Board of Trustees of…

Booknic a Huge Success!

Nothing’s better than spending an afternoon with a good book and good company. Thank you to everyone that made it in to the school today to help us celebrate Family Literacy Day. With the help of Donna Milan and the Rainbow Literacy Society of Vulcan…

Winter fun


Milo School presents "The Nutcracker".

A large crowd enjoyed the Milo Community School's annual Christmas Production. The evening performance began with a reminder of the reason for the season. The Milo Alphabets Kindergarten and pre-school students presented the Nativity and sweetly sang…

Milo School Christmas Production

Everyone is welcome to join the Milo School staff and students as we present our version of the classic Christmas tale "The Nutcracker." The show will take place in the Milo School gymnasium at 7:00pm on Thursday, December 12th. Admission of a donation…

Palliser’s free bus status app now available

Palliser’s free bus status app now available The arrival of winter weather inevitably brings cold, snowy mornings that leave many Palliser families wondering whether school buses are running late or running at all. Keeping tabs on the school buses…

Remembrance Day 2013

Remembrance Day Program

This year’s Remembrance Day Ceremony will take place on Thursday, November 7th in the Milo Community School Gym, beginning at 10:30 am.  The event has been jointly planned and organized by the Milo Lions’ Club and the staff of Milo Community School. …

Fire Prevention Week at the Milo School

The Milo Volunteer Fire Department executed a surprise fire drill for staff and students today. They used a smoke machine to fill the main level of the school with smoke and set off the alarm. Seeing the smoke in the main stairwell our quick thinking…

Name the new school contest

    This year, Palliser Regional Schools is creating a new school to serve as a centre of online learning for students across the division. Students will be able to take courses asynchronously (at their own pace) and synchronously (online with other…

Halloween Howler

A family-friendly Halloween experience, full of games, treats, and fun! On October 25 from 6 - 8 pm at the Milo Community Hall. Admission is free with a non-perishable food item. Volunteers will be needed, if you would like to volunteer please contact…

Scholastic Book Fair

The book fair will be open to the public Saturday, October 5th from 3 - 6 pm during the Fall Fair. All profit from the book fair goes towards purchasing new books for our school library. Please come out and support the book fair. 

Milo Fall Fair

The annual Milo Fall Fair will take place at the Milo Community School on Saturday, October 5th, 2013. The doors will open at 3 pm for viewing. A delicious bbq beef supper prepared by the Milo School council members will be served at the Milo Hall from…

Steve Harmer - Motivational Magician presents The Magic of Leadership on September 25th

The presentation will take place in the Milo School gym on September 25 at 1:00pm. This event is sponsored by the Vulcan & Region FCSS and there is no cost to attend. Everyone is welcome.

Terry Fox Run 2013

Terry Fox Run coming up Thursday, September 19, 2013

Pledge forms available at office or Milo Municipal Library.

Spring Fun