Holiday Decorating? Poinsettias from Thiel's Greenhouse will be here Dec.13
Thank you to all the families who have supported our fundraiser.
Kindergarten Registration Starts Soon!
Is your child turning five on or before Dec.31, 2018? If so, it's almost time to register for Kindergarten.
Kindergarten registration opens for the 2018 -2019 school year on Jan.15, 2018.
To register, simply complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM at www.eips.ca/kindergarten
- Determine your child's designated school - looking for FRENCH IMMERSION!!! École Parc Élémentaire is the place to be!!
- Scan and upload all required documents: birth certificate/citizenship (if necessary)
- Additional documents to scan: (if applicable include: Guardianship letter/Parental Custody Agreement)
- Once the online registration is complete and submitted, a confirmation notice will be sent to a given email address.
NOTE: THE PAPER VERSION IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE.
To help families prepare, EIPS has put together an online toolkit to make the transition as smooth as possible. The kit includes information on registration, important dates, programming options, what to expect, eligiblity, transportation and more. Find it by following this link
FEES are NOW OVERDUE!!
Families are invoiced for school fees at the beginning of every school year. Fees are due within 30-days of the invoice date. The simplest, and most convenient, way to pay schools fees is using ACORN by logging into the PowerSchool Parent Portal. If circumstances exist where you are unable to pay your students fees you can apply to have fees waived by submitting an Application for a Waiver of Fees.
Important Dates and Times
For a complete list of holidays and school-closure days during the 2017-18 school year, refer to the EIPS Division Calendar.
Sync the School Calendar to your personal calendar.
Board of Trustees Approve Changes to Kindergarten Programming
Posted on Nov 29 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — The Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) Board of Trustees has approved changes to the Division’s kindergarten programming. Starting in the 2018-19 school year, all EIPS schools will offer one kindergarten option,…
Working Together, EIPS Students Take a Stand Against Bullying
Posted on Nov 20 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — Staff and students throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are planning a variety of activities to promote healthy relationships in connection to this year’s National Bullying Awareness Week (NBAW), which…
EIPS School Bus Safety Week: Keeping Students Safe On and Off the Bus
Posted on Oct 16 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — Schools across Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are celebrating School Bus Safety Week from October 16–20. The theme this year: “Rider Rules = Safe to School,” which focuses on teaching children about…