Press Release: New Director of Learning

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Robbie Charlebois has been appointed as the new Director of Learning for Horizon School Division No. 67 effective Nov. 9, 2015.
 
Marie Logan, Chair of the Horizon Board of Trustees, comments, “We were pleased to be able to offer Ms. Charlebois a job following an extensive Canada-wide recruitment endeavour. We believe that Ms. Charlebois’ organizational skills; strong work ethic, ability to build relationships, and her commitment to inclusive learning are clearly evident from her previous leadership experience and will assist in our efforts to engage staff, parents, community partners and agencies in developing supportive environments and collaborative practices that serve as foundations to inclusive learning.”
 
Ms. Charlebois has an extensive education and K-12 experience in the areas of Inclusive Learning and leadership. She holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Education granted from the University of Lethbridge, as well as a Master of Administration and Leadership granted from Gonzaga University. Ms. Charlebois began her teaching career as a Science Teacher in Horizon School Division for D.A. Ferguson School. Robbie left the division in 2004 to become an Inclusive Education Teacher within the Lethbridge School District #51 (Winston Churchill High School). Currently, Robbie is in her sixth year as Vice Principal at Dr. Probe Elementary School and oversees inclusive learning and early education programing. She describes her work in Inclusive Education as her “calling”.
 
Robbie and her husband have four children; in her spare time Robbie enjoys golfing and camping.
 
Robbie states, “I am thrilled and honoured to return to the Horizon School Division Team!  I am passionate about Inclusive Education and student success.  I am devoted to meeting the needs of ALL students, knowing it takes teamwork, commitment, and collaboration.  Horizon is a dynamic School Division of which I am excited to be a member.”

Please help us in welcoming Robbie Charlebois back to Team Horizon!

Marie Logan, Chair
Horizon Board of Trustees