ADLC Closure

ADLC will permanently close after the 2020-21 school year. View full details


Day to day administration is conducted by the Principal and Administrative team:

Principal – Steven Kaplan
Steven has been an educator for 20 plus years in both traditional and distance education, in public and separate school divisions. He has been in school administration for the last 13 years. Steven has been a principal in both elementary and secondary settings. He brings knowledge and experience to his current role at ADLC where he is pleased to do what he can to help fill gaps and provide opportunities for students who might not otherwise have in their local school setting.


Associate Principal – Jake Warkentin
Jake has been an educator at ADLC for more than 20 years with experience teaching for Northland School Division prior to that. At ADLC, Jake has taught senior high online math courses, coordinated course development, helped initiate personalized programming for students, and assisted in launching the Christian Program. Jake’s experience as an online student and a home education parent helps him to develop programming suitable to the students ADLC serves.


Associate Principal – Loya De Clercq
Loya has been an educator for over 25 years with experience in both the traditional classroom and in distance education. Loya started with Pembina Hills as the Regional Office Coordinator of ADLC’s Lethbridge office and then served as the Coordinator of Research and Innovation as well as being a CTS teacher. Loya is very passionate and enthusiastic about ADLC and believes in the importance of building rapport with students, colleagues and partners.