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ELL and International Students Enjoy Their First Day of Skiing and Snowboarding
International and ELL students thoroughly enjoyed their first experiences with skiing and snowboarding on a recent off campus trip to WinSport.

Choir earns Platinum at recent Choral Festival
Our students received the highest rating of the festival with unanimous platinum awards from each of the 3 adjudicators and were recommended to MusicFest Canada in Ottawa in May.

LBHS Musicians Are Golden!
The Symphonic Band students recently received a Gold Award for” SUPERIOR” performance at the Alberta International Band Festival.

Hoop, There It Is! Basketball Teams Gearing Up for Playoffs!
Congratulations to both of our boys basketball teams who took home wins last night in our final season games against Bowness High School.

Students Perform with Legendary Musician Bobby McFerrin
On February 19, several current and former LBHS students joined legendary Bobby McFerrin on stage at Arts Commons.

LBHS Celebrates Special Olympics
We had the privilege of hosting a leg of the Special Olympics Torch run this past week.


Students and Staff Celebrate the Holidays!
December has been an exciting month at Lord Beaverbrook as the students and staff celebrate the holidays! Many events celebrated our students and our community!

A Winter Celebration of Music
Congratulations to our outstanding student musicians and their teachers, Mr. Ross McIntyre and Ms. Heidi Wood, on a terrific Winter Celebration of Music held at Knox United Church!

Honours Society Students Give Back to the Community
Thank you to the Honours Society Students for preparing socks for those in need at the Mustard Seed Ministry.

Homecoming Basketball Games!
Lord Beaverbrook held exciting senior and junior basketball games against Nelson Mandela High School on Tuesday evening!

Drama Presents Much Ado About Nothing
Congratulations to our actors, technicians, technical theatre students and Ms. MacLeod on their production of Much Ado About Nothing!

Homecoming Basketball Games Tuesday, December 4!
Come cheer our Jr. and Sr. Boys Basketball teams on and welcome back our LBHS Alumni!

Lord Beaverbrook Celebrates Excellence!
The annual Celebration of Excellence was held on November 21, 2018 to recognize our outstanding citizens, athletes, musicians and scholars from the 2017-2018 school year.

Lord Beaverbrook Remembers For Remembrance Day
Our students and staff took time to remember those who have served for our country through an assembly.

Students Attend Choir Camp
At a recent Choir Camp, students participated in a lot of team building activities including high ropes, wall climbing, initiative games, reca-ball, volleyball, and a ton of singing!

Band Students Perform at Vic Lewis Band Festival
The band had a terrific and very successful weekend at the Vic Lewis Band Festival this past weekend in Canmore. We have amazing students! Go Lords!

Happy Halloween!
Well-dressed students and staff enthusiastically enjoyed Halloween at LBHS with a variety of activities including pumpkin carving and door decorating competitions and a haunted house!

Post Secondary Fairs
Students had the opportunity to explore the programs at many post-secondary schools, both locally and across the country.

Senior Boys’ Volleyball Wins Lords Invitational Tournament!
Congratulations to our Senior Boys’ Volleyball Team on winning the Lords Invitational Volleyball Tournament this weekend! Go Lords!

Girls’ Soccer Team Wins City Championship!
Congratulations to our Girls’ Soccer Team on recently winning the City Championship!

Lords Fall Athletic Teams Excel
Best wishes to our fall Football, Soccer, Volleyball and Cross Country Teams for a great season!

Honours Society Hosted by the University of Calgary
Some Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society students enjoyed the information session and tour of the University of Calgary Campus.

Orange Shirt Day
Lord Beaverbrook students had the opportunity to attend question and answer sessions presented by two Elders.

Lords Football Defeat Ravens in Exciting Game
The Lord Beaverbrook Lords Football Team won 27-0 over the Ravens in an exciting football game!

Lord Beaverbrook Welcomes the Graduating Classes of 2019, 2020 and 2021!
Enthusiastic Lord Beaverbrook teachers welcomed eager students on their first day back!

Lords Girls’ Rugby Team City Champions!
Congratulations to the players and coaches of the Girls’ Rugby Team on a very exciting season!

Students Earn Medals at National Skills Competition!
A huge congratulations to students Chase Cardinal and Tala Al-Digs on earning medals, together with their teacher Ms. S. Walpole, at the recent National Skills Competition!

Track and Field Athletes Win City Competition and went to Provincial Competition!
Congratulations to our Track and Field Athletes, together with their coaches, on an excellent season!

Choir Students Performed in a Barbershop/A Cappella Competition
Our students were very well received and earned several awards.

Our Students Perform With Excellence At Provincial Skills Competition in Edmonton!
Lord Beaverbrook students participated in the recent Provincial Skills Competition in Edmonton.

Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2018!
Lord Beaverbrook students enjoyed a terrific day celebrating their accomplishments with family and friends.

Safe Grad, Mental Health Week, Student Performance Showcase, and Pep Rally Activities Enjoyed By Students!
Thank you to the teacher and student organizers of many enjoyable events, together with all of the enthusiastic participants, this past week at Lord Beaverbrook!

Honours Society Recognizes Outstanding Academic Achievement
Congratulations to the students who were recognized at the Honours Society Awards Evening.

Lord Beaverbrook Student Selected as CTV Athlete of the Week!
Special congratulations to Grade 11 student, Sydney Gummerson, on being selected for the distinguished CTV Athlete of the Week for her exceptional contributions to her soccer team- Foothills WFC ! Congratulations!

Choir Students Travelled To Vancouver and Whistler for Spring Choral Tour
What an amazing experience our choral music students were part of on our Spring Choral Tour to Vancouver and Whistler.

Talented Fashion Student Featured at ComicCon Expo!
Recently, Chase Cardinal had his ‘Alien Queen’ showcased at the MakeFashion booth at the ComicCon Expo.

Spring Sports in Full Swing
Best wishes to our Girls’ Ruby, Boys’ Soccer, Girls’ Field Hockey, and Track Teams for continued success!

Youth Champions meet with Sheldon Kennedy
Lord Beaverbrook’s Youth Champions with Sheldon Kennedy at the Youth Champion Wrap-Up Party.

Students Bring Home More Medals At the Skills Competition!
LBHS students, once again, brought home medals at the recent Skills Competition this past weekend!

Jerseys for Humboldt at LBHS
Throughout the school, students and staff showed their support for the Humboldt hockey team community by wearing jerseys.

Students Perform With Excellence at Skills Competition
Several Lord Beaverbrook students participated at the Reginal Skills Competition this past Saturday.

An Out of This World Presentation With Astronaut, Dr. Robert Thirsk
We are collaborating with music teacher- Mr. Ross McIntyre, Dr. Robert Thirsk- Astronaut and LBHS Alumnus, and Robert Thirsk High School to work on a project about resiliency and success after failure.

Honours Society Gives Back to the Community
The students of the Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society enthusiastically prepared Easter Baskets that were delivered to the Calgary Emergency Womens’ Shelter.

Welding Rodeo - Yahoo!
Our highly motivated Metal Technology Students, Spencer Knight, Ian Muir, Zachary Ostrander and Cody Stembesky, participated in a Welding Rodeo competition this past weekend at the Boilermaker Local 146 Union Hall.

Students Work With Seniors in the Community
Through the LINKages program at Lord Beaverbrook, coordinated by Ms. D. McIntosh, students spend time each Friday after school at a local senior citizens centre.

Lord Beaverbrook Choirs Bring Home Periodic Table of Elements!
Congratulations to our choir students, under the Direction of Mrs. Heidi Wood, on their outstanding performances at a recent music festival.

Basketball Champions!
Congratulations to our Senior Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball Teams and their coaches on a very exciting season of basketball!

Fashion Studies Students Demonstrate Talent at Paper Dress Competition!
Congratulations to the Fashion Studies students and their Teacher, Ms. Walpole, for their amazing work at the recent annual Paper Dress Competition held at South Center Mall.

Lord Beaverbrook Wrestlers Going to Provincial Championship!
Special congratulations to Mitch Armitage and Bailey Glover who qualified for Provincials this week in wrestling!

Band Students Perform with Excellence at Music Festival
Congratulations to our Band Students, under the Direction of Mr. McIntyre, for their outstanding results at the recent Music Festival.

Autobody Students Compete in Pedal Car Challenge at the World of Wheels
Congratulations to our Autobody students on placing Second at the Annual World of Wheels Pedal Car Challenge!

Lord Beaverbrook Choir Sings At Calgary Hitmen Game
Congratulations to the Lord Beaverbrook Choral Students, together with their teacher Mrs. Wood, on a terrific performance at a recent Hitmen game!

Hoop There It Is!
Best wishes to our Junior and Senior Basketball Teams this season! Go Lords!


Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society Students Give Back To The Community
Honours Society students have been enthusiastically involved in several endeavours to give back to the community.

“A Friend Like Me”- Lord Beaverbrook Dance Production!
Congratulations to the dancers, technical crew and Ms. Romanchuk on an outstanding dance production, “Friend Like Me”!

Breakfast of Champions!
Congratulations to all of the hard working and dedicated students who were celebrated at the Breakfast of Champions!

Leadership Students Celebrate With Seniors
The Leadership Students hosted a delicious turkey luncheon with local seniors to celebrate the holidays!

A Winter Celebration of Music
Congratulations to the incredible music students at Lord Beaverbrook High School, along with their music teachers on a wonderful Winter Celebration of Music held at the Jubilee Auditorium.

Lord Beaverbrook Drama Presents, "The Crucible"
Congratulations to the actors, technicians, and teachers on the Lord Beaverbrook Drama Production of, "The Crucible".

A Celebration of Excellence!
Lord Beaverbrook held its annual Celebration of Excellence on November 21, 2017 to recognize our outstanding citizens, athletes, musicians and scholars from the 2016-2017 school year. 

Junior Boys’ Volleyball Smashes Their Way To City Championship!
Congratulations to the Junior Boys’ Volleyball Team and their coach Mr. Farrell on winning the Championship!

Senior Football Team Wins City Championship!
A special congratulations to the Lord Beaverbrook Senior Football Team and their coaches on an incredible season!

Lord Beaverbrook High School Remembers
Lord Beaverbrook High School students and staff participated in wonderful ceremonies to recognize those who have fought for our freedom.

Volunteer Club Gives Back to School and Community
The students and staff of the Lord Beaverbrook Volunteer Club are actively participating in a variety of school and community endeavors.

Fashion Students Showcase Creations at the Maker Faire held at Spruce Meadows
Congratulations to four of our Fashion Studies Students along with their Teacher, on their achievements at the recent Maker Faire held at Spruce Meadows.

Alumnus and Astronaut, Dr. Robert Thirsk receives Calgary Board of Education Legacy Award!
The students and staff at Lord Beaverbrook High School are very pleased to join in the celebration of Dr. Robert Thirsk as he received the Calgary Board of Education Legacy Award.

Girls’ City Championship Soccer Team Challenges Teachers To Game!
An exciting game of soccer between Lord Beaverbrook Teachers and the Girls’ Soccer Team was held during the lunch break.

Jazz Choirs and Bands Deliver Impressive Performances
Congratulations to our Jazz Choirs, directed by Mrs. Wood, and our Jazz Bands, directed by Mr. McIntyre, on a great evening of music!

Lord Beaverbrook Hosts Out of Province Post Secondary Schools
Students enjoyed learning about the many out of province post-secondary schools available from across Canada!

Girls’ Soccer Team Wins City Championship
Special congratulations to our Girls’ Soccer Team and their coaches on winning the City Championship against Notre Dame! Go Lords!

Soccer Team Wins Semifinal Game!
Congratulations to our girls’ soccer team on their semi final win!

Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society Students Explore University of Calgary Campus
Students from the Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society thoroughly enjoyed their tour of the University of Calgary Campus.

Lord Beaverbrook Hosts Alberta Post-Secondary Fair
Lord Beaverbrook hosted 17 post-secondary institutions, along with Chinook Learning Services, in the Learning Commons to provide students with helpful information regarding their post-secondary opportunities.

Lords Junior Boys’ Volleyball Team Wins Tournament!
This past weekend, Lord Beaverbrook hosted the annual Lords Invitational Volleyball Tournament.

Orange Shirt Day At LBHS
“Orange Shirt Day” began four years ago as a day of support for residential school survivors and children everywhere.

Lords Athletics Off To A Great Start
Best wishes to all of our fall athletic teams for an excellent season! Go Lords!

Lord Beaverbrook Welcomes the Graduating Classes of 2018, 2019 and 2020!
We held a variety of activities including assemblies, barbecue, informational speakers, school tour, clubs display and a variety of team games , to welcome all of our students to the school.

LBHS Computer Programming student James Holloway joined the CBE IT team during the summer

Congratulations Jessica on your work being recognized at the Calgary Stampede

Lord Beaverbrook Arts Students Showcase work at ACAD and the Calgary Stampede
Recently, the Alberta College of Art and Design held a ShowOff competition to showcase phenomenal artwork from high school students.

LBHS Student Receives Medal, Cash Award, and Scholarship in Essay Competition
Congratulations to LBHS student, Alexis Kelly, on receiving First Place in an essay competition through the Optimist Club of Calgary.

Lord Beaverbrook Students Give Back To the Community
Enthusiastic Lord Beaverbrook students have enjoyed their work with senior citizens in the community through the LINKages program!

Spectacular Art Show
Congratulations to the amazing art students and their teachers, Ms. Nelson and Ms. Davis, on a spectacular display!

Lord Beaverbrook Celebrates the Graduating Class of 2017
Congratulations to the Lord Beaverbrook Graduating Class of 2017!

Lord Beaverbrook High School Alumnus Wins prestigious University of Lethbridge award
Amy Parks was honoured at the University of Lethbridge Spring Convocation as the Faculty of Fine Arts gold medal winner.

LBHS students and staff participate in Unified Sport!
LBHS had 30 staff and students participate in Unified Sport on May 26.

Lord Beaverbrook Students Volunteer at International Children's Festival
The Returning Grade 12 Program volunteered at the International Children's Festival May 24-26.

Lord Beaverbrook Art Show June 6, 2017
Don't miss the spectacular works of art at the upcoming Art Show on June 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Lord Beaverbrook Recognizes Student Efforts Through the Breakfast of Champions
Students were nominated by teachers to recognize their efforts in class.

Honours Society Recognizes Academic Excellence At Lord Beaverbrook
The Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society recently recognized the Grade Twelve students who have achieved academic excellence throughout high school.  Congratulations to all of the recipients and best wishes for continued success!

LBHS Students Participate in Skills Competitions
Our students recently represented LBHS with excellence at the Skills Competition at SAIT.

Mental Health Awareness Week at LBHS
Lord Beaverbrook held a Mental Health Awareness Week with a variety of informative and interesting activities for students and staff.

Beaverbrook Arts Presents: "The Feud Court"
Don’t miss the upcoming LBHS Drama production of "The Feud Court"!

Fashion Studies Students Shine Again!
Congratulations to our Fashion Studies students and teacher, Ms. Walpole, on their participation in the "Make Fashion Show"!

Spring Sports in Full Swing at LBHS
Best wishes to our athletes and coaches as they compete in spring sports! Go Lords!

Lord Beaverbrook Choirs Receive Platinum
Congratulations to our Chamber and Concert Choirs, under the direction of Ms. Heidi Wood, who earned unanimous Platinum ratings at the recent Choralfest!

California Music Tour of Lord Beaverbrook Band
Lord Beaverbrook band students, under the direction of Mr. Ross McIntyre, recently returned from an outstanding music tour of the Los Angeles area.

Lord Beaverbrook Fashion Students Win Paper Dress Competition!
Recently, Lord Beaverbrook had four teams competing in this year’s annual Paper Dress Competition at Southcenter Mall.

Lord Beaverbrook Autobody Students Earn First Place in Peddle Car Challenge
Talented Lord Beaverbrook Autobody students recently competed in the Peddle Car Challenge at the World of Wheels.

Honours Society Students Give Back to the Community
The Lord Beaverbrook Honours Society students enthusiastically prepared Easter Baskets for the Calgary Emergency Womens’ Shelter.

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