School News

2017

Have your say: Take the EIPS Parent Survey

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is inviting all of our parents and guardians to complete a survey about your experiences with Fort Saskatchewan High School and the Division. Annually, EIPS conducts a Parent Survey, which acts as a supplement to Alberta…

Inclement Weather

With the winter season well underway, 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…

EIPS 2017–2018 Division Calendar: Now Available

The approved EIPS 2017–2018 school year calendar is now available online. The calendar includes important dates during the 2017–2018 school year including: school-closure dates; holidays; dates for the fall, winter, spring and summer breaks; the…

Boundary Exemption Request Process

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) boundary exemption request process for the 2017–2018 school year takes place from February 1 to April 7. The boundary exemption request process is the only time of year EIPS students—in Kindergarten to Grade 12—wishing…

2016

Spinning for Smiles - Second Gear

The Spinning for Smiles - Second Gear kickoff assembly is scheduled for Thursday, January 12 at 1:30 pm. Come and find out all about this year's bike-a-thon.

Another way to stay connected: EIPS on Facebook

Did you know Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) recently launched a Facebook page? With 42 schools and approximately 17,100 students spread across the Division, there’s a wealth of events, activities and stories taking place every day. Using the combination…

Winter Break

Fort Saskatchewan High School will close for the winter break at the end of the day on Dec. 23, 2016 and will reopen on Jan. 9, 2017. Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) Central Office will be open January 3-6. If you have any school-related questions or…

Happy Holidays from the Board of Trustees

StaffConnect | Elk Island Public Schools - View Document With 2016 now winding down and the winter break just around the corner, I want to take this time to extend warm holiday wishes to all our students, staff and families. On behalf of the Elk Island…

Christmas Collaboration

On Wednesday, December 14th the Fort Saskatchewan Fine Arts Program will present a Christmas Collaboration; Holiday Hotel. Show starts @7 pm with the Foyer open at the DOW Shell theater at 6pm. Tickets are by donation. Come support the Art, Music and…

Boundary Exemption Request Process

StaffConnect | Elk Island Public Schools - View Document Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) boundary exemption request process for the 2017–2018 school year takes place from February 1 to April 7. The boundary exemption request process is the only time…

‘Tis the Season to be Helpful!

Food donations for the Christmas Hamper can be made to your period 4 class until December 13. Make this holiday season special for everyone. “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” - Aesop

A Christmas Carol

Fort High Musical Theatre presents A Christmas Carol!  There will be two shows on Wednesday, December 7th at the Dow Centennial Centre. Tickets are $10 at the door ($5 for students) for both the matinee at 12:00 pm and the evening performance at 7:00…

Download the PowerSchool App

Did you know there is a PowerSchool app? Download PowerSchool Mobile today on your Apple or Android device to stay connected with similar information available on the PowerSchool website. The same app can be used by both parents and students. You’ll…

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…

Share your Thoughts on Alberta’s Curriculum

What do you want to see in Alberta Education’s new curriculum? Recently, the province launched a survey to find out exactly that. As many of you know, Alberta Education is currently reviewing and updating its provincial curriculum for students in Kindergarten…

Grad Booklet Available

Our Grad Booklet is now available. It contains a wide variety of information for Grads and their parents or guardians. Also be sure to check out the Grad page under the Student tab for updates throughout the year.

Parent/Student/Teacher Interviews

P/S/T interviews will be held Wednesday October 26 and Thursday, October 27 from 5-8 p.m. Teachers will be set up in the Gym with the exception of Mr. Christenson who will be in the Foyer. Mr. Packer and Mr. Khan will only be available on Wednesday.…

Social Media Launch

Fort High is kicking off their social media campaign starting today! Fort High can now be followed on Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter and Facebook by searching @forthighschool. We are also holding a Design Our Geofilter Contest.  Students are asked to…

School Bus Safety Week: October 17–21

Schools throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are celebrating School Bus Safety Week October 17–21. The theme: Know the Zone, which is all about teaching children the danger areas surrounding the bus. Throughout the week, various activities are…

Your Future: It’s a Matter of Choice

Your Future: It’s a Matter of Choice is Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) annual post-secondary and career event that brings together colleges, universities, technical- and private-vocational schools, and career displayers from around the country.…