School News

2019

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…

Measuring our Success: Complete the Accountability Pillar Survey

Once again, Alberta Education is conducting its Accountability Pillar Survey—an annual check up on the province’s education system. Every year, Alberta Education conducts the survey to gather information about the quality of education provided by…

Elk Island Public Schools 2019-20 Registration Drive

All student registrations for the 2019-20 school year—including kindergarten registration, returning student registration and new student registration—will take place online commencing on Feb. 1, 2019. Kindergarten: Your child is eligible to enroll…

2018

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Board of Trustees

As the holiday season approaches and we prepare for the winter break, I want to take the opportunity to extend warm wishes to all our students, staff and families on behalf of the Elk Island Public Schools Board of Trustees. We hope you and your loved…

Spinning for Smiles Fourth Gear Annual Bike-a-thon

We've kicked off our Fourth Annual Bike-a-thon! Find out more.

January 2019 Examination Schedule

Our January 2019 Examination Schedule is available. You may also wish to review the January 2019 Diploma Examination Schedule.    

Returning Student Registration for 2019-20

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) will once again conduct an online pre-enrolment process in the spring to confirm student registrations for the 2019-20 school year. Families of all returning students will need to complete this process. The pre-enrolment…

Winter Break

Fort Saskatchewan High School will close for the winter break at the end of the day on Dec. 21, 2018 and will reopen on Jan. 7, 2019. During this time, if you have any school-related questions or concerns, contact Central Services at Elk Island Public…

School Education Plan

Check out our School Education Plan and Results Report 2018-19 Year 1.

Your Future: Post-Secondary and Career Fair — 40+ Exhibitors. Together in One Place

Thinking about attending post-secondary school after graduation? Not sure on the career or sector? Plan to attend this year’s Your Future: Post-Secondary and Career Fair on Nov. 22, 2018. Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), in partnership with…