School News

2019

Strathcona Community Services Available to the Public

Do you live in Strathcona County and find yourself in need of some help with any one of the following?  Click on the links below to see what assistance is available to you. Youth LGBTQ Families LGBTQ Parents- Skill Building Drop-In   Need help with…

2019-2020 Calendar Now Available

EIPS has released the calendar for next year.  Please follow the link below to view this document.   Click Here  

Frequently Asked Questions about Exams

Midterm Exams are FAST approaching!  The staff at Clover Bar field many questions each day regarding the procedures surrounding exams.  The most important thing to know is that regularly scheduled classes continue during exams, so students are expected…

Social Media

Another way to stay connected: Follow EIPS on Twitter and Facebook With 42 schools and close to 17,150 students there’s a wealth of events, activities and stories taking place across the Division every day. You can find these stories and more by following…

2018

Inclement Weather

Inclement Weather With the winter season already here, we want to remind parents to dress children appropriately for the weather when getting ready for school or the bus. The weather often changes unexpectedly throughout the day, so please select suitable…

New School Messenger Numbers

Effective November 1, all phone calls going out through School Messenger will display one of the following toll-free numbers rather than the school or Division number. Messages programmed from Student Transportation: 1-833-298-5234 Messages programmed…

Hungry? Grab an apple!

Thank you to Lori Cox Interior Design for being a great Clover Bar Knight and sponsoring our apple program. Now if our students are hungry they can come get an apple from the office.  

Talk with our Kids about Money Day

Talk with our Kids about Money (TWOKAM) Day on April 18 is a celebration of financial literacy and learning for kids. The TWOKAM program is designed to provide resources as well as fun money activities and ideas to help teach kids about money, both in…

Indigenous Arts & Stories

Indigenous Arts & Stories invites self-identified Status, Non-Status, Inuit and Métis youth ages 6 to 29 to submit writing and art entries exploring Indigenous heritage, culture and identity.  Educators can access free, bilingual teaching resources…

Requesting Verification of Student Enrolment and Address Information through myPass

Students and parents/guardians can now print verification of student enrolment and address information through myPass. This service is free for Alberta students. We will be posting information on our Division website as of March 6 to let families know…

Have Your Say! EIPS Parent Survey Opens March 5

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) wants to hear from you. Make sure to complete the 2019 Parent Survey—open from March 5-23.   Annually, EIPS conducts a parent survey to gauge its progress towards meeting the goals and priorities outlined in its Three-Year…

2018-19 Minister’s Youth Council

Applications are now open for the new Minister’s Youth Council. Approximately 32 junior and senior high school students will be selected for the council. As members, students will meet with the Minister of Education and Alberta Education staff throughout…

NAV CANADA’s Explore Aviation Summer Camp

Are you a girl who has what it takes to leave ordinary behind? If you do, then NAV CANADA’s Explore Aviation Summer Camp is made for you.  This summer, 20 girls from across Canada who are entering Grade 10 in fall 2018 will gather in Cornwall, Ontario.…

EIPS Launches New Pre-Enrolment Process

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is launching a new pre-enrolment process to simplify the way it registers students for the upcoming year, collects information, and manages requests to attend a non-designated school. The pre-enrolment process allows…

High School Information Night

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is hosting a High School Information Night on Feb. 27, 2018. Annually, the Division hosts the information session to help its students and families learn more about EIPS’ senior high schools. Students in grades 8-9…

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…

School News

 Important Dates: Thursday, January 25 - School Council Meeting 6:30 p.m. in the library.  If you require child care to attend, please email Jacqui.holmes@eips.ca. Midterms (Updated): Wednesday, January 31  – ELA Midterm (regular classes follow)…