Welcome to Hedges Middle School Online!
Welcome to Hedges School's homepage. Hedges School is a middle years (6-8) school in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Hedges is a part of the John Taylor Family of Schools. View a map showing our location.
School Mission Statement
"Hedges School is committed to providing students with opportunities to develop personally, socially, academically in a safe environment and to become life long learners."
Students at Hedges will develop good character, self-respect, and pride in themselves and their work. They will be good citizens by respecting and getting along with others. They will have opportunities to develop their creative abilities and increase their desire for lifelong learning. All students have the right to an education. For their future success they will learn basic skills and facts, how to find information and how to use information.
Teach your child how to stay safe- please click the link below.
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Please follow our new blog to keep up to date on all Hedges' news. This will replace our monthly newsletter.
Winter is here!
Metro superintendents check the weather in the morning and make a determination as to whether or not buses are cancelled for the day in the Metro area. -45 degrees Celsius or colder (with windchill) and / or severe snowstorms are a couple of the determining factors. Once a decision is made to cancel school buses, a synrevoice message will then be sent out to parents. The news media is also alerted to cancellations and Division websites are updated to reflect any announcement. Parents of bussed students can then determine whether or not they want to send/drive their children to school.
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Sportchek Team Assist
Sportchek has a program in which teams can earn money from their purchases. Each time a purchase is made, simply present the Team Assist card and receive 5% of the total towards our team. As well, there are coupons and free skate sharpenings. If you would like a card and the coupons, in support of our many teams here at Hedges, please see/contact Mr. Betz.
Report to the Community
School vandalism often involves graffiti, broken windows, damage to roofs and playground equipment.
To report suspicious activity on school grounds between
10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
or to report an act of school vandalism in Winnipeg call:
Our security firm will attend after receipt of your call.
New PowerSchool Parent Portal Link
The PowerSchool Portal provides parents access to school announcements, real-time attendance information and, most importantly, student grades.
Click the Parent Portal link on the left side of the screen under School Information to login to the Power School Parent Portal.
CAA Manitoba - Get in the zone.
Student Threat Assessment
Click here for or more information on St. James- Assiniboia's Sustaninable Living Efforts,.
At Hedges we care about the environment. Here are some things we are doing:
- Collecting drink pouches which are sent to Terracycle. Terracycle is a company which turns our trash into treasures.
- Collecting aluminum can tabs which are donated to Tabs for Wheelchairs.
- Collecting plastic shopping bags which are donated to the City of Winnipeg and turned into frisbees.
- 2 community clean ups a year.
- Composting in our staff and student lunchrooms.
- Recycle cans, bottles and paper products in all of our rooms.
- Hold 2 contests a year to promote recycling, reducing and reusing in our lunchrooms.
- Frequent litter pick up on our school grounds.
Congrats to Hedges Middle School for achieving Awareness Level from Manitoba Education for their sustainable development practices.
"the ways in which we ensure student and staff safety in case of......." click here