Welcome to Student Learning Services at Elk Island Catholic Schools!

EICS is a learning organization focused on teacher and student learning.

Learning Services provides personnel and resources to ensure schools and staffs have the support and skills they need from pre-kindergarten to grade 12 to support student engagement, achievement, and success in a faith-focused environment.  Our team of Learning Services Consultants support a variety of curricular areas at all grade levels.

Priority Initiatives for 2017-2018 Include: 

Alternative Learning Centre Development

Curriculum Implementation

High School Redesign

Indigenous Education

Mathematics Intervention Planning Instrument

One to One Technology Project

Curriculum and Instruction

  • All curriculum areas of the Alberta Education Program of Studies
  • English Language Learners
  • Career and Technology Foundations
  • Curriculum Development
  • Educational Technology Integration
  • French Immersion
  • Google for Education
  • Indigenous Education
  • Knowledge and Employability
  • Literacy and Numeracy K-12
  • Locally Developed Courses
  • Ministerial Order on Student Learning
  • Mental Health and Wellness
  • Ukrainian Bilingual

 Assessment and Reporting

  • Assessment Administrative Procedures
  • English Language Learners
  • Fountas and Pinnell
  • Growth as a Learner
  • Levels of Achievement
  • Provincial Assessments
  • PowerSchool

Curriculum Updates

Summer 2017 Curriculum Update 

Check out all the information regarding the Alberta Government Curriculum development process in the following update


  1. EICS Assessment Procedure
  2. Communicating Student Learning in EICS

Meet Our Team 

Director of Educational Excellence, Student Learning Services

Thérèse deChamplain-Good is responsible for all areas of  Student Learning Services including provincial and board initiatives for the schools within EICS. The Student Learning Services department provides support to teachers in their curricular needs (including embedding technology into teaching).

Learning Services Consultants

Ciara Smith, Crystal Cholin, Debbie Quick, and Nancy Morgan  are Learning Services Consultants that provide support within the division in all areas of curriculum, instruction and assessment within the division to:

  • Beginning teachers
  • Grade level teams
  • Professional Learning Communities
  • School staffs

 Student Learning Services team members can be reached at sls@eics.ab.ca.