First Sunday of Advent - November 28, 2021

This Advent season, we are pleased to share Advent Blessings from Sister Mary Clare Stack and Catholic Social Services.  First Sunday of Advent - November 28, 2021Second Sunday of Advent - December 5,…

Posted on Nov 28th, 2021

First Sunday of Advent - November 28, 2021

Catholic Education Sunday - November 21, 2021

Join our students and faith community in our parishes this Sunday to celebrate Catholic Education Sunday.     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jsj2amz0Zs...

Posted on Nov 17th, 2021

Future Fair - February 3, 2022

Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools, Elk Island Catholic Schools and Strathcona County, the 2021 Future Fair showcases the many supportive agencies and transition opportunities available to individuals…

Posted on Nov 1st, 2021

Newly Elected Elk Island Catholic School Trustees Sworn In

On October 27th, 2021 at the first board meeting since the election, the newly elected trustees of the Elk Island Catholic School Board of Trustees (EICS) took their oath and began serving the parents…

Posted on Oct 28th, 2021

Unofficial 2021 School Board Election Results

To view the unofficial 2021 School Board Election results, please click on the following link:    These results remain unofficial until Friday, October 22, 2021, at noon.     ...

Posted on Oct 19th, 2021

ATA Local 21 Trustee Forums - October 12, 2021

ATA Local 21 Presents: Trustee Election Forums for Sherwood Park and CamroseThis Virtual Public Event will allow School Trustee Candidates an opportunity to participate in a Forum for the Sherwood Park…

Posted on Oct 8th, 2021

World Teacher's Day - October 5, 2021

World Teachers’ Day is held annually on 5 October to celebrate all teachers around the globe.  It commemorates the anniversary of the adoption of the 1966 ILO/UNESCO Recommendation concerning the…

Posted on Oct 5th, 2021

EICS School Bus Safety Inspections

As part of our continued emphasis on transportation safety, Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) will be participating in Alberta Transportation school bus safety inspections over the next few weeks throughout…

Posted on Sep 29th, 2021

Alberta Public Health Emergency - Impact on EICS School Re Entry Plan

Dear EICS Catholic School Community, As announced on September 15, 2021, by Premier Kenney, Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency and will implement new health measures to expand capacity,…

Posted on Sep 16th, 2021

EICS Statement on National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

 EICS Presentation on Truth and Reconciliation 2021  The Government of Canada has proclaimed September 30th as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.  The day will honour survivors, their families,…

Posted on Sep 9th, 2021

EICS 2021-2022 School Plan

Good afternoon EICS community,  As indicated earlier this week, we have been working the last few days on the EICS  2021-2022 School Plan to welcome our students and staff back to school.  While the…

Posted on Sep 7th, 2021

Elk Island Catholic Schools Changes Masking Requirement

Elk Island Catholic Schools Changes Masking Requirement  Effective Tuesday, September 7th, 2021, Elk Island Catholic Schools will require all K-12 students and staff to wear masks in all schools throughout…

Posted on Sep 3rd, 2021

Alberta Health Services - COVID 19-Immunization Program

As announced by the Chief Medical Officer of Health earlier this month, Alberta Health Services will be providing COVID-19 immunizations in all Alberta schools for grades 7-12 beginning in September. …

Posted on Aug 23rd, 2021

EICS Plan for Safe Return to School Plan

The Government of Alberta released additional guidelines Friday, August 13 regarding the return to classes this fall.  We certainly appreciate that EICS families have many questions about the provincial…

Posted on Aug 17th, 2021

Consultation of Cambrian Development Plan - Strathcona County

As part of our ongoing open engagement with our EICS community, we wanted to provide our Strathcona County area parents with the opportunity to share their thoughts and suggestions on the recent Cambrian…

Posted on Aug 17th, 2021

2021/22 Minister’s Teacher Advisory Council and Parent Advisory Council

Dear Education partners,  The voices of Albertans are critical to our education system and I am committed to listening to parents, guardians, and teachers across our province. I am excited to announce…

Posted on Jul 14th, 2021

Parents and public sessions to provide feedback on the Draft K-6 Curriculum

  Parent and public sessions to provide feedback on the Draft K-6 Curriculum Albertans are invited to attend a virtual session hosted by Alberta Education staff to provide feedback on the Draft K-6…

Posted on Jun 18th, 2021

EICS Statement - Kamloops Residential School

On May 31, Elk Island Catholic Schools lowered our flags to half-mast in honour of the children who were students at the Kamloops Indian Residential School and whose remains were recently located. Our…

Posted on May 31st, 2021

EICS Staff Recognition 2019-2021 - Honouring Our Colleagues

  We are thrilled to share with all EICS colleagues - past and present - the EICS Staff Recognition Video that celebrates long service milestones and our retirees and also Memory Books that chronicles…

Posted on May 31st, 2021