News

March 21, 2019

New Funding Model and Capital Investment for Francophone Education

The Government of Saskatchewan and Conseil des Écoles Fransaskoises (CÉF) are pleased to announce the signing of the first ever Saskatchewan Francophone funding model.  In addition to this new funding model milestone, the province is exploring the option of a new interim school in Prince Albert to address the community’s concerns with the existing school.  The Ministry of Education is examining the potential use of former Rivier Academy for CÉF students in that city.

March 21, 2019

New Group Home Opens in Regina

Today, Social Services Minister Paul Merriman joined community members, dignitaries and group home residents in Regina to celebrate the grand opening of a new replacement group home for Regina Residential Resource Centre (RRRC).

March 20, 2019

More Funding For Classrooms, Libraries And New Schools

The provincial government is supporting Saskatchewan students by increasing funding for classrooms, libraries, community-based organizations and early learning programs in the Ministry of Education’s 2019-20 Budget.

March 20, 2019

Agriculture Continues To See Strong Budget Support

The Ministry of Agriculture’s budget will increase three per cent in 2019-20 to $391.3 million, ensuring programming to support the success of farmers, ranchers and agri-businesses continues.  The budget fully funds business risk management programs and sustains investments in agricultural research.  This will encourage our agriculture sector to continue to grow.

March 20, 2019

Strong Support For Health Care In 2019-20 Budget

The 2019-20 Ministry of Health budget invests a record $5.55 billion in health care programs and services – an increase of $196 million or 3.7 per cent over last year, and up 60 per cent since 2007-08.