School News

2019

Grad photos are available!

For access to pictures from Grad 2019, please visit the Graduation Page.

Final Exam Schedule Published

It's that time of year again! Please check the schedule to find out when you will be writing your final exams.

Summer Hours at Elk Island Public Schools

Throughout the summer break, Fort Saskatchewan High School is closed and will reopen on August 22 at 8:00 a.m.. If you have any school-related questions or concerns while the school is closed, contact EIPS Central Services—the office is open all…

Student Transportation 2019-20

Planning to use Student Transportation in the 2019-20 school year? If so, make sure your child is registered so Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) can plan routes and send your child a bus pass before the first day of school. All students who indicated…

Tools for School

Fort Saskatchewan High School has once again partnered with the United Way for the 2019-20 Tools for School campaign. Annually, Tools for School provides backpacks and school supplies to students in kindergarten through Grade 12 whose families have…

Access to Student User Accounts for Students Leaving EIPS

If your child is graduating from or leaving EIPS at the end of the school year, they must ensure any information in their school accounts they wish to retain is downloaded onto a personal device or stored on a removable disk (for example, a USB key or…

Parent Survey Results

Check out our Parent Survey results!

THANK YOU! Driver Appreciation Day is May 6

Join us on May 6 as we recognize and thank our school bus operators for keeping the safety of our students their first priority. We encourage you, and your children, to take a moment to say thanks to our bus operators—who go above and beyond to provide…

Student Transportation: 2019-20 registration is now open

Planning to use Student Transportation in the 2019-20 school year? If so, make sure your child is registered so Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) can plan routes and send your child a bus pass before the first day of school. All students who indicated…

New options for Grad Hoodies

Please check out the Graduation page to learn about options for purchasing Grad hoodies.

A big THANK YOU to all of our volunteers

On behalf of the Board of Trustees at Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), thank you to all of our volunteers within the Division who help make our schools and programs successful. Whether it’s assisting at an athletic competition, co-ordinating a fundraising…

Ed Stelmach Foundation Scholarship

The Ed Stelmach Foundation Scholarship is an amazing scholarship for Grade 12 students living in our community. Check it out to see if you qualify!  

Watch for Thin Ice

Elk Island Public Schools remind families to be cognizant of thin ice this time of year. Depending on changing temperatures, ice can form and melt to varying degrees on outdoor bodies of water. Please remind your children about the dangers of thin ice,…

New Bus Status App Available

A new version of the Bus Status app is now available. If you haven’t already, we encourage all families to download the new version from the App Store or Google Play. After downloading, make sure to delete the older version from your device. All information…

Have your say! EIPS Parent Survey Opens March 11

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) wants to hear from you. Make sure to complete the 2019 Parent Survey—open from March 11-29. Annually, EIPS conducts a parent survey to gauge its progress toward meeting the goals and priorities outlined in its Four-Year…

Next Step Continuing Education Summer School and Youth Camps: Registration opens March 11 There’s something for everyone

Summer School: Open to students entering grades 10-12With more than 25 credit courses, there are lots of ways to get ahead. Students can earn high school credits, upgrade marks and finish pre-requisite courses. Courses include: CALM, Physical Education…

Saving for Your Child’s Education

It’s no secret, post-secondary education comes with significant costs. In fact, many families wonder how much they need to save and how soon they need to begin. To help get started, the Government of Canada offers families two education savings incentives.…

Next Step Continuing Education Summer School and Youth Camps: Registration opens March 11

There’s something for everyone Summer School: Open to students entering grades 10-12With more than 25 credit courses, there are lots of ways to get ahead. Students can earn high school credits, upgrade marks and finish pre-requisite courses. Courses…

Complete the Returning Student Registration: February 1-28

Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) Returning Student Registration Process is now open. On February 1, all EIPS families received an email from the Division asking them to confirm their child’s enrolment in a school for the upcoming year by completing…

Caregiver Education Series

The Division, in partnership with Alberta Health Services and Elk Island Catholic Schools, is hosting a series of caregiver information sessions focused on ways to support students’ addiction and mental health challenges. The sessions are free and…