EICS Division Calendar for Strathcona County, Fort Saskatchewan and Vegreville 2021-22

At the February 24, 2021, Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) Board of Trustees monthly meeting, the Board of Trustees approved the divisional calendar for Strathcona County, Fort Saskatchewan, and Vegreville…

Posted on Feb 25th, 2021

EICS Division Calendar for Strathcona County, Fort Saskatchewan and Vegreville 2021-22

Notice of Vote for the Establishment of a Separate School District - Sachava

A vote regarding the establishment of a separate school district will be held at the Andrew Rainbow Club (Senior Centre) 5120-51 Avenue, Andrew, Alberta on March 3, 2021 between 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.…

Posted on Feb 18th, 2021

EICS Board of Trustees Monthly Highlights - January 27, 2021

Please click on the following link to read the January 2021 EICS Board of Trustee Board Highlights. ...

Posted on Feb 12th, 2021

Kindergarten Registration Opens Monday, February 1, 2021

Begin your educational journey with Elk Island Catholic Schools.  Registration for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year opens on Monday, February 1st.  All the information is located on our Kindergarten…

Posted on Jan 27th, 2021

2020-2021 Assurance Surveys Now Open

As part of the Elk Island Catholic School Assurance process, we would like to invite you to participate in the linked survey that was sent to all parents in an email earlier today. Results from this survey…

Posted on Jan 25th, 2021

December 2020 Board Highlights - EICS Board of Trustees

To read the December 2020 EICS Board of Trustees public meeting highlights, please click on the following link: ...

Posted on Jan 11th, 2021

EICS Resumes In Class Learning - January 11, 2021

Welcome back EICS students!  Classes will resume in-class for all EICS students beginning on Monday, January 11, 2021.  Minister LaGrange has written a letter to all parents which can be read here. …

Posted on Jan 11th, 2021

EICS Employees Pass the Stocking Around for Sign of Hope

Employees at Elk Island Catholic School Division are getting into the true spirit of Christmas during the Advent season by participating in the Catholic Social Services’ (CSS) Stuff a Stocking for Sign…

Posted on Dec 11th, 2020

Elk Island Catholic Schools Recognizes National Bullying Awareness Week

  The Elk Island Catholic School division recognizes the promotion of healthy relationships and the reduction of bullying during National Bullying Awareness Week (NBAW). Staff and students throughout…

Posted on Nov 19th, 2020

Remembrance Day - Honour Those Who Have Served Us

Elk Island Catholic Schools will be honoring our veterans and military community in services in schools beginning on Thursday, November 5, and Friday, November 6th.  With public health restrictions in…

Posted on Nov 4th, 2020

Catholic Education Sunday - November 8, 2020

Catholic Education in Alberta will be celebrated on Sunday, November 8. The theme for this year - Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength (Isaiah 40:31) and is especially relevant and…

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2020

Updated Alberta Health Services Documents - October 29, 2020

On October 29, 2020, the Provincial Medical Officer of Health updated a number of key documents and introduced a new Alberta Health Services (AHS) website to help parents and the educational community…

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2020

Media Release - EICS Enrolment Numbers for 2020-2021 School Year

EICS has released school enrolment numbers for the 2020-2021 school year.  Click on the following document to read the entire release.    To see the individual class size reports based on school and…

Posted on Oct 6th, 2020

World Teacher's Day 2020

In 2020, World Teachers’ Day will celebrate teachers with the theme “Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future”. The day provides the occasion to celebrate the teaching profession worldwide,…

Posted on Oct 5th, 2020

EICS Acknowledges Orange Shirt Day - Wednesday, September 30

EICS Division stands in support with Orange Shirt Day as a day of remembrance and an act of reconciliation. It is an opportunity for First Nations, Métis and Inuit; local governments; schools; and communities…

Posted on Sep 30th, 2020

September 2020 Board Highlights

The latest EICS Board of Trustee Board Highlights are now available by clicking here. ...

Posted on Sep 24th, 2020

EICS Building Through the Summer to Better Serve our Division

Check out the latest EICS news release highlighting the busy summer projects that were completed to get ready for the 2020-2021 school year.     ...

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2020

School Re-Entry - Government of Alberta Resources

The Government of Alberta has launched its K-12 school re-entry website that contains numerous resources and a recent letter from Dr. Hinshaw, the Chief Medical Officer of Health to parents.   The website…

Posted on Sep 9th, 2020

EICS Board of Trustees Welcomes Federal Funding to Schools

The EICS Board of Trustees released a statement acknowledging the federal funding to schools that was announced on August 26, 2020.  To read the entire release, please click here.   ...

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2020

Welcome Back to EICS - Choose Joy!

A warm welcome to all of our EICS staff, students, and families as we embark on another educational year beginning with a staggered entry on September 1, 2020.  While this year is unique compared to…

Posted on Aug 27th, 2020

ONLINE PROGRAMMING FOR EICS - FALL 2020

Our first priority is ensuring that our schools and classrooms are a safe and welcoming place for students and staff.  For various reasons, some families may not feel ready to send their children back…

Posted on Aug 10th, 2020