School News

2018

January 2019 Examination Schedule

Our January 2019 Examination Schedule is available. You may also wish to review the January 2019 Diploma Examination Schedule.    

Returning Student Registration for 2019-20

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) will once again conduct an online pre-enrolment process in the spring to confirm student registrations for the 2019-20 school year. Families of all returning students will need to complete this process. The pre-enrolment…

Winter Break

Fort Saskatchewan High School will close for the winter break at the end of the day on Dec. 21, 2018 and will reopen on Jan. 7, 2019. During this time, if you have any school-related questions or concerns, contact Central Services at Elk Island Public…

School Education Plan

Check out our School Education Plan and Results Report 2018-19 Year 1.

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 Nov. 22, 2018. Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), in partnership with…

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…

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 Nov. 22, 2018. Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), in partnership with…

New SchoolMessenger Call-display Number

Effective November 1, all phone calls going out through SchoolMessenger 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…

Opioids Don’t Discriminate: An Interactive Experience

From November 5-9, Strathcona County will be hosting a public education event regarding the ongoing opioid crisis. The event is open to students, parents, teachers and community members. Using real stories and statistics from the local community, participants…

Caregiver Education Series

The Division, in partnership with Strathcona County and Elk Island Catholic Schools, is hosting a series of caregiver information sessions focused on ways to support students’ mental health. The free sessions provide parents, caregivers, teachers and…

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.