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Students bring Disney’s Jungle Book to life on stage

Get ready for a musical adventure through the jungle. Grade 5 and 6 students at Strathcona Christian Academy (SCA) Elementary School will perform Disney's Jungle Book Kids, which is their own take on the original animated film. “Musical theatre is a beautiful and creati...

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EIPS students rally against bullying on Pink Shirt Day

School hallways were flooded with pink on Wednesday, February 26. Elk Island Public Schools saw staff and students support a welcoming, caring, respectful and safe learning environment by wearing pink to school. “Pink Shirt Day is an opportunity to get our students to th...

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Cold weather inspires students to create blankets for homeless

Extremely cold weather has inspired Davidson Creek Elementary students to transform shopping bags into blankets. With Environment Canada issuing extreme cold warnings, many students were kept inside during recess. Grade 6 students at David Creek Elementary used that time to s...

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Black History Month: Students encouraged to envision a better world

Fort Saskatchewan students create their own "I Have a Dream" statements as part of a project inspired by Martin Luther King Jr. Carole Bossert, a Grade 1 teacher at SouthPointe Elementary School has committed to celebrate Black History Month with her students, believing that ...

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Fort students helping children halfway around the world

Fort Saskatchewan Christian students are raising money to build a playground in the Ukraine. The Grade 3 students took on the fundraising project with the goal of improving the lives of children in the village of Prostore, Ukraine. While the study of Ukraine culture and ge...

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EIPS opens registration for returning students

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) registration for returning students begins February 1. EIPS families will be notified via email asking to confirm their child's enrolment for the upcoming school year. Parents/guardians can do so by filling out an online returning student regi...

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Alberta junior high & high schools to receive Indigenous atlases

A copy of the Canadian Geographic Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada will be handed out to every junior high and high school in Alberta. This initiative by the Alberta Government was announced on Friday, January 18th, as part of their commitment to the Truth and Reconciliatio...

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EIPS seeks volunteers for audit committee

Interested in volunteering with Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) in a financial capacity? The school board is currently looking for two volunteer community members to serve on its audit committee. This committee reports to the Board of Trustees, which consists of three electe...

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