Eddie the Eagle's Mega Bottle Drive
When: Now until June 1, 2019
Who: All SCA Elementary Families
What: Each student and staff member is asked to bring 2 garbage bags of bottles, cans and milk jugs from home. Teachers will check off students’ names as they come in. Bring your bottles in at any time that is convenient for you.
Half of the funds collected will go towards missions, the other half will go towards School Council to support student centered events.
2019-2020 School Calendar
The calendar for the 2019-2020 school year has been approved. Please click here to view.
2018-19 EIPS Parent Survey Results Report
The results are now available for the 2018-19 EIPS Parent Survey conducted in March. Thank you to all families who took the time to share their feedback with the Division. The survey included 21 questions related to the three priorities outlined in the EIPS 2018-22 Four-Year Education Plan:
- Priority 1: Promote growth and success for all students
- Priority 2: Enhance high quality learning and working environments
- Priority 3: Enhance public education through effective engagement, partnerships and communication
The overall Division results represent 3,713 responses from parents and guardians across the Division. This was an increase in responses from 2,918 in the previous year.
The feedback gathered will help our school and the Division measure its progress toward meeting the priorities and goals outlined in the EIPS 2018-22 Four-Year Education Plan and develop strategies to better serve students and the wider community moving forward.
Beginning February 1, all students entering kindergarten will be required to register with Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) through the online registration process. Please visit https://www.eips.ca/registration/kindergarten for more information.
Kindergarten Sibling Enrollment for 2019-20
If you have a preschooler in your home who will be entering kindergarten in September 2019, a link to an online kindergarten sibling enrollment form will be emailed to you on January 14 for completion by January 25.
If you do not receive the email, please contact the Society office at 780-467-4752 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. Your kindergarten student will be included in your family's DocuSign Enrollment Package you will receive via email by February 1.
When Can My Child Start Kindergarten?
To register for kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year, your child must be five years old on or before Dec. 31, 2019.
SCA Elementary Library
Visit our school's library website to see what's new or to access TumbleBooks. Click here to head there now!
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 by logging in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal and clicking on "Student Fees." 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.
EIPS Elementary Students Compete in Inaugural Division Badminton Tournament
Posted on May 3 2019
Sherwood Park, AB. — Media, families and community members are invited to join elementary students from Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) as they go head to head during the inaugural EIPS Elementary Badminton Tournament May 4. “Badminton…
EIPS Celebrates Learning During Education Week 2019
Posted on Apr 29 2019
Sherwood Park, AB. — Students and staff across Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are showcasing the important role education plays in shaping their future as part of Education Week 2019, from April 29 to May 3. Led by the Alberta…
EIPS Schools Celebrate Their Love for Numeracy with a Week of Inspirational Math
Posted on Mar 11 2019
Sherwood Park, AB. — Students and staff throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are spending the week celebrating numeracy with the Week of Inspirational Math. From March 11-15, 25 schools across the Division are hosting daily…