Facey's Poinsettia are on sale. Be sure to get your orders in. Thank you for supporting Bev Facey's Horticulture Class. The order form link is above.
PowerSchool Parent Portal
You can access the PowerSchool Portal by clicking on the link below.
Week of December 15-19, 2014
Musical Theatre 10 students have their production of "Law and Order: C-rhyme and Punishment" shows on Tuesday and Wednesday. See calendar for times.
Ask NAIT - Interested in going to NAIT but have some questions? Don Stewart from NAIT will be here on Tuesday, December 16th in the morning during Blocks 1 and 2. Come sign up in student servces to book your one on one appointmnent and get specific NAIT questions answered.
Bake Sale - The Interact Club will be holding a bake sale this week on Tuesday, December 16th and Wednesday, 17th in the main foyer.
Tack Christmas Sweater Day! - Show your spirit by sporting your favourite Christmas sweater on Thursday, December 18th.|
The Winter clothing Drive takes place from November 24th - December 19th. Donations of lightly used mitts, hats, warm socks and other winter necessities will go to help the homeless people of Edmonton. Donations to go in the "Mitten Christmas Box in front of the office.
Grade 12 Students and Parents: If you would like text or email reminders sent about Grade 12 information (Grad, Diplomas, Post-Secondary Info Sessions at the school, join REMIND.
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Absences and Lates
Should your child be late or absent during school, please call or email our Attendance Secretary, Colleen Sims at Colleen.Sims@eips.ca
Yearbooks have arrived!
If you purchased a 2013-2014 yearbook, they have arrived and are available for pickup during lunch hours for current students and in the main office for returning grads. Please bring student I.D. for pickup.
All School Fees can be paid online into Acorn which is accessed through the Powerschool Parent Portal. Fees online can be paid via Mastercard, Visa or Debit. Cash and cheque payments can be made at the School Office. You can access the Powerschool Portal by clicking on the link below.
All families using EIPS’ student transportation services (http://www.eips.ca/student-tran) for 2014-2015 should have received tentative route information in May. Those required to pay applicable fees (http://www.eips.ca/transportationfees) should have received a separate invoice outlining payment information. We encourage parents to take advantage of the EIPS’ secure online payment option (https://www.eips.ca/transportation-payments ) to pay transportation fees. All transportation fees were due on June 30, 2014, so we encourage you to pay your fees as soon as possible.
If you did not receive a letter from Student Transportation in the Spring and would like to inquire about busing for your children for next year, please contact Student Transportation as soon as possible at 780-417-8151. Updated route information and bus passes will be mailed out in August.
January 2015 Final Exam Schedule
Artist of the Week
Do you have photos from the 2014/15 school year that would be great for the yearbook?
If you do and are willing to share them then click the link below or scan the QR code (on the left) with your phone to upload your pictures!
Excellence in Teaching Awards
2014-15 Facey Family Handbook
2014-2015 Registration Information
The Staff and Students successfully completed a fire drill at 9:50am on September 12, 2014.
A Lock Down drill was successful at 12:40pm on September September 17, 2014. Way to go Falcons!
Video Monitoring on School Buses
In accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP Act), Section 33 and in conjunction with the enforcement of Student Transportation bus rules, video monitoring equipment is in place on all Elk Island Public Schools' (EIPS) buses. Video/audio recordings of individuals on buses are for the safety and security of all passengers, drivers, and property, and may be used as evidence in a disciplinary matter.
If you have any questions about the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information, please contact EIPS’ FOIP Coordinator, 683 Wye Road, Sherwood Park, AB T8B 1N2 780-417-8204.