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Public Speaking Finalists

Every year all students at EOJHS participate in a public speaking contest, as part of their Language Arts Program.  Grade 7 students finesse a dramatic reading; Grade 8 students prepare an informative speech; and, Grade … Read More »

Harriet Smith-Democracy Challenge National Winner

Congratulations to Grade 9 student, Harriet Smith for writing the winning entry for Elections Canada Democracy Challenge.  Harriet placed first in the 14-17 year old category.  Below is her piece, In a Cage.


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Public Space Unit

High River Mayor, Craig Snodgrass, visited EOJHS on April 1 to kick start a cross-curricular unit focused on answering the question, “How do public spaces affect the quality of life and well being of a … Read More »


Freedom Writers-Art

Grade 9 student, Ireland, painted her personal understanding of the movie Freedom Writers as an LA assignment.