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Yorkton Regional High School
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Practical & Applied Arts


The Practical and Applied Arts Department (PAA) has been an integral part of the Yorkton Regional High School for over 40 years. During that period of time, the department has experienced many positive changes as a result of our ever-changing society.

Our Department includes a rich diversity of courses, such as:

  • Accounting
  • Autobody
  • Commerce
  • Commercial Cooking
  • Communication Media
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Construction
  • Cosmetology
  • Drafting
  • Electrical
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Machining
  • Mechanics
  • Photography
  • Robotics
  • Welding
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paadeptredseal.jpgIn the Apprenticeship program for Grade 10 students going into Automotive, Autobody Commercial Cooking, Machining, Construction, Welding, Cosmetology students can earn hours towards apprenticeship training.

Many of our students choose to compete in Skills Canada every year. Their excellent performance always makes us proud!


For teacher assignments and contact information for Math / Science teachers, please view our Staff List.


For more information about Math / Science courses, please see our Course Catalog.



Entrepreneurship 30: Chamber of Commerce Dinner
Oct 4, 2016
The Entrepreneurship 30 classes were invited to the Chamber of Commerce Business Dinner on Tues, Oct 4, and had the privilege of listening to guest speaker Howard Green.  The students are just starting to create their Junior Achievement businesses, and were full of inspiration (and perogies!) after this event. Stay tuned for their business ventures!
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Sask Business Case Competition
May 7, 2016
Two teams of Raiders competed at the Saskatchewan Business Case Competition at the U of S last weekend. Mikalia Ortnyski, Brayden Miller, and Alison Landstad competed on the Personal Finance team. Austin Jennings-Plante, Marisa Desmarias, and Laney Hancock competed on the Entrepreneurship team. The teams received their case studies in the morning and had 3.25 hours to prepare their analysis, recommendations, and presentation. They then pitched their presentation to a panel of judges and hoped to advance to the finals in the afternoon. No winners but here is a cool video of the competition. They learned a lot and were able to network with students across the country as there were schools from Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario this year!
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COM 9 - Playing Games with Life
Mar 24, 2016
Commerce 9 students practice life skills ... by playing the game of Life.
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PAA 9 - Sewing & Commercial Cooking 20/30: Projects
Nov 9, 2015
Ms Cornelius' cooking class and sewing class show off some of their projects made in class.
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