School News

2017

Happy Holidays from the Board of Trustees

It’s the holiday season once again and the winter break is just around the corner. Before we take that time off to enjoy with our loved ones, the Elk Island Public Schools Board of Trustees wants to take the opportunity to extend warm holiday wishes…

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 outerwear and…

Daily Bulletin

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

School Bus Safety Week: October 15–21

Schools throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are celebrating School Bus Safety Week October 15–21. The theme: Rider Rules = Safe to School, which is all about teaching children about proper school bus safety. Throughout the week, various activities…

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 October 17. Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), Your Future is an annual…

Municipal Election 2017: Vote October 16

Fort Saskatchewan’s Election Day is Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Polls open at 9 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. If you can’t can vote during those times, there’s also the option of advance voting and voting by special ballet. To learn more about the election…

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 2-6

Read In Week 2017 returns on October 2-6. The theme for this year is I’m a Reader! I Read for Me!. Through various activities, students will spend the week learning how stories have the power to teach lessons, broaden perspectives and foster empathy.…

Literacy and Learning Day

This year’s Literacy and Learning Day Conference takes place at the Edmonton Expo Centre on October 28. The event is a fun-filled day for both parents and teachers, and includes various keynote speakers and free workshops. Participants are guaranteed…

Fort High Sting Wear

The official Fort Saskatchewan High School Spirit Wear shop is open! Take a look around and begin designing your Sting Wear!

Pay School Fees Online!

School fee information for the 2017-18 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…

Head Lice

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,…

Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is a youth development program whose goal is to challenge, empower, and recognize young people between the ages of 14 and 24. The Award in Canada has inspired young Canadians from coast to coast to coast…

Your Future: It’s a Matter of Choice — 40+ Exhibitors. Together in One Place

Pay School Fees Online!

School fee information for the 2017-18 school year is expected to be posted on the PowerSchool Parent Portal by early October. All fees are due within 30 days of being posted. To access your fee information, simply log in to the PowerSchool Parent Portal and…

Namuna News!

The students of Fort Saskatchewan High School sponsor a child named Namuna through World Vision. We love receiving updates from her!

Enhancing literacy and numeracy

As part of Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) ongoing efforts to enhance the literacy and numeracy of students in all grade levels, the Division is once again planning to administer two assessment tools during the 2017-18 school year—STAR 360 and…

Quick Facts: EIPS buses are all equipped with video surveillance

Did you know each EIPS bus is equipped with video surveillance? The video surveillance and equipment helps: ensure the safety of all students, drivers and property; and deter from destructive acts. On a regular basis, EIPS Student Transportation reviews…

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Sync the School Calendar to Your Personal Calendar

Did you know you can sync the school calendar to your own personal calendar? You can. Just visit http://forthigh.ca/about/calendar and click on one of the following calendar options you want to subscribe to: Add to Google Calendar Subscribe to Calendar…