School fee information for the 2017-18 school year is expected to be posted on the PowerSchool Parent Portal shortly and you will receive notification from your school. For more information visit www.eips.ca/schools/fees.
Important Dates and Times
- Tuesday September 26th - Soccer & Hockey Program Meeting 5 p.m.
- Wednesday September 27th - EIPS and ZONES Cross Country Meet
- Wednesday September 27th - School bus evacuation practice
- Thursday September 28th - Terry Fox Run. Permission form and information is available by clicking here
- Thursday September 28th - School Council / Parent Group meeting at 6 p.m. in the library. If you need child care, please R.S.V.P. to Mrs. Holmes at email@example.com Click HERE for the meeting agenda.
- Friday September 29th- is ORANGE shirt day. This is an opportunity for First Nations, local governments, schools and communities to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children to come
- October 2-6 - Read in Week
- Wednesday October 4th- Early dismissal (food and hat day) and our first HEALTH Day
- Thursday October 5th - World Teacher's Day
- Thursday October 5th - School closed for Professional Learning Day
- Friday October 6th - School closed for Professional Learning Day
- Monday October 9th - Thanksgiving Day
- Tuesday October 10th - World Mental Health Day
- Thursday October 12th 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Academic Award Ceremony for 2016-2017 school year
- October 15th - 21st is School Bus Safety week
- October 16th - 22nd is Waste Reduction Week
- Saturday October 14th 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. BOTTLE DRIVE. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can volunteer.
- Monday October 16th - Election Day in Sherwood Park
- Tuesday October 17th - 6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Your Future - it's a matter of choice. Post Secondary and Career Fair. Click here for more details
- Wednesday October 18th - School photo retakes
We communicate with our families via Synrevoice email as well as weekly updates on our website. If you have not SUBSCRIBED to our emails, you will not receive them. Please go to https://www.eips.ca/contact/synrevoice and subscribe so you ensure you receive information from us
Reconciliation Video Contest: What does reconciliation mean to me? Students can create a five minute documentary showing what reconciliation means to them. There are three prizes for each age group, and selected documentaries will be shown at the Creating Hope Society of Alberta’s premier night on November 4. Please click here for more information.
17-18 CLB Agenda & Calendar
17-18 Clover Bar Agenda and Calendar. Click Here
For a complete list of holidays and school-closure days during the 2017-18 school year, refer to the EIPS Division Calendar.
Sync the School Calendar to your personal calendar
Families are invoiced for school fees at the beginning of every school year. Fees are due within 30-days of the invoice date. The simplest, and most convenient, way to pay schools fees is using ACORN by logging into the PowerSchool Parent Portal. If circumstances exist where you are unable to pay your students fees you can apply to have fees waived by submitting an Application for a Waiver of Fees.
New attendance boundaries for the northeast quadrant of Sherwood Park
Effective 2018-19 school year, new attendance boundaries have been approved for the northeast quadrant of Sherwood Park.
Students in the following schools may be affected by this change:
- Glen Allan Elementary
- Lakeland Ridge
- Mills Haven Elementary
- Pine Street Elementary
- Woodbridge Farms Elementary
- Clover Bar Junior High
- F. R. Haythorne Junior High
- Sherwood Heights Junior High
More details on the new boundaries are on the EIPS website.
Superintendent Message: Remember the time
Posted on Jul 13 2017
Time. It never ceases to amaze me where it goes. It feels like just yesterday the school year was beginning. And, now we’re getting ready to start another one. For me, this is one of my favourite times of the year. There’s so…
Summer 2017: Office Hours for Elk Island Public Schools
Posted on Jun 30 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — During the summer break, June 30 to August 29, all schools within Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) will be closed. The Central Administration building will remain open throughout the summer to complete year-end…
EIPS Board of Trustees Approve the New Boundaries for the Northeast Quadrant of Sherwood Park
Posted on Jun 15 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — At today’s Board meeting, Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) Board of Trustees approved the attendance boundaries for the new K-6 school being built in the Davidson Creek area of Sherwood Park. Effective for…