School News

2018

Daily Bulletin

Keep current with what's happening at Fort High by reading the Daily Bulletin. Find it under the Student Life tab at FortHigh.ca.

School Bus Safety Week: October 22-26

Schools throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are celebrating School Bus Safety Week October 22-26. The theme: School Bus…Bully Free Zone, which is all about promoting the importance of healthy relationship among students, staff and school bus…

Grad Parent Information Meeting

There will be a Grad Parent Information Meeting held on Wednesday, October 24 at 6:00pm in the Fort High Library. 

Grad Jewelry

Class rings and jewelry are one way to commemorate your final year of high school. A representative from Jostens will come to the school foyer at lunch time on October 24 & 25 with samples and information about class rings. If you would like to look…

Celebrating World Teachers’ Day: October 5

October 5 is World Teachers’ Day! Launched in 1994 by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), World Teachers’ Day is celebrated annually around the world as a way to recognize teachers and the integral role they…

Read In Week takes place October 1-5

Read In Week 2018 returns on October 1. The theme for this year is Bringing Stories to Life. Through various activities, students will spend the week learning how stories live on, even when the book is finished. Read In Week is a Division wide initiative…

Pay School Fees Online!

School fee information for the 2018-19 school year is now posted on the PowerSchool Parent Portal. All fees are due within 30 days of being posted. To access your fee information, simply log in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal and go to “Student…

REMINDER: Make head checks for lice a regular routine!

Head lice is one of the most common problems faced by school-aged children and their families. Typically, head lice are tiny, greyish-brown insects that live on the scalp and lay their eggs, or nits, in the hair close to the scalp—itching is the main…

The New Teen Trend: Juuling - Here’s what it is and how it works

A recent trend called “juuling” has come to our attention and we wanted to make you aware so you can discuss the issue with your child directly. A Juul is a brand of electronic cigarette that looks like a USB drive—rather than the more familiar…

The Buzz Volume 3, Issue 2

The second issue of The Buzz Volume 3 has been published! This issue covers November 2017 - February 2018.

The Buzz - Volume 3 - 2017-2018

Take a look at The Buzz Volume 3 to see what was happening at Fort High in September & October.

Travel Club 2019

The Fort High Travel Club will be touring Québec City, Montréal, and Ottawa during Spring Break 2019. The numbers of students going on this trip will be limited. Sign up for the information meeting during BEE Block on Friday, June 8. For more information…

THANK YOU! Driver Appreciation Day is May 7

Join us on May 7 as we recognize and thank our school bus operators for keeping the safety of our students their first priority. On May 7, we encourage you, and your children, to take a moment to say thanks to our bus operators—all of whom go above…

Education Week: April 30 to May 4, 2018

Education Week takes place April 30 to May 4. Throughout the week, students and staff from Fort Saskatchewan High School are showcasing and celebrating the role education plays in shaping the future of our province. Led by the Alberta Teachers' Association…

Student Transportation: 2018-19 registration is now open

Planning to use Student Transportation in the 2018-19 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…

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…

School Advisory Council

Our February School Advisory Council(SAC) Minutes have been posted. SAC meetings are generally held the third Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the Fort High Library Learning Commons.

The Buzz - Grad Supplement

The Buzz - Grad Supplement is now available! Go to http://forthigh.ca/the-buzz to have a look.

Complete the Pre-Enrolment Process: March 1-15

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. On March 1, all EIPS families received…

Have your say! EIPS Parent Survey Opens March 5

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) wants to hear from you. Make sure to complete the 2018 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…