This is a further update to the one released at 4:30 pm today.
The following schools will be canceled on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 due to the wildfire and continued mandatory evacuations in place in the south west of Cardston County and the Blood Tribe Reserve:
- Mountain View School,
- Spring Glen Elementary School, and
- Spring Glen Junior High School.
The buses that transport students from these areas to the Cardston High School are also canceled for Wednesday, September 13, 2017.
All other schools in Westwind School Division will be open.
Thank you to our staff, parents and community members for following the directions of municipal, Tribal, and emergency personnel. We are so grateful to our emergency responders and volunteers. We anticipate that these schools will be ready for regular classes on Thursday, September 14, 2017.
Please continue to follow the alerts and instructions regarding the fires at Alberta Emergency Alert.