Board Proposed Strategic Direction
Coming Soon .... April 26th and onward the Discovery Phase on the conversation about the Board Proposed Strategic Direction.
DISCOVER THE RESULTS April 26th & onward
You still have an opportunity to attend a Board open house on:
May 4, 2016 at the Griffiths Scott School in Millet @ 7:00 p.m.
May 10, 2016 at Ecole Queen Elizabeth School in Wetaskiwin @ 7:00 p.m.
Beginning on April 26th, 2016 and onward the results of this online conversation can be viewed.
What's New This Week:
CONGRATULATIONS TO MRS. MONICA MILLER! - We are very proud to announce that Mrs. Miller has been nominated for the Excellence in Teaching Award. This award is in recognition of her special contributions to the welfare of students in our school. The Board of Trustees will be presenting Mrs. Miller with a certificate at the WRPS Board Recognition Night on May 13, to acknowledge her outstanding service to the educational development of Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools' youth.
Hot Lunch This Week - On the menu for the Hot Lunch Program, for Wednesday, April 27, is Hot Dogs. Monday, May 2, Subs will be served. The May Hot Lunch Program pre-order forms are due Wednesday, April 27.
MLA Visit - MLA Mark Smith will visit the Grade 6 students at Alder Flats Elementary School Tuesday, April 26 at 12:30 p.m.
AHS Dental Team - The Alberta Health Services Dental Team will visit Alder Flats Elementary School Wednesday, April 27 (a.m.) to finish fluorides for Kindergarten, Grade 1 & Grade 2 students.
Student Leadership Conference - Grade 6 students will be attending a Student Leadership Conference at Buck Mountain Central School from 9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27. For more information please contact Teri Boyce at 780-388-3881 or at 780-388-3900.
No School - There will be no school Friday, April 29 due to a Professional Development Day for Staff. Have a great long weekend!
Basketball Camp - A basketball camp will be held in the Alder Flats Elementary School gym on Friday & Saturday, April 29 & 30. The camp is for students who are 8 - 12 years of age. For more information, or to register visit www.westcentralbasketball.ca. Please Note: please do not send basketball camp registration fees to the school.
Lifetouch Spring Photos - Lifetouch Canada will be at Alder Flats Elementary School Wednesday, May 4 to do Spring individual, group & Kindergarten Grad photos. The will begin at approximately 8:45 a.m. in the school gym.
AFES Fundraising Society & School Council - The Fundraising Society is fundraising by selling raffle tickets for cash prizes. 1st prize is $1000, 2nd prize is $500 & 3rd prize is $250. Tickets are $5 each & the draw date is May 18/16. Please remember to return your raffle tickets/books, even if they are unsold or contact Susan at 780-202-3000 or Coralynn at 780-388-3881. The AFES Fundraising Society has people looking for tickets to buy/sell.
The Annual Election Meeting for the AFES Fundraising Society & School Council will be held Wednesday, May 4 at 9:00 a.m. in the school library. AFES School Council positions available are: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Birthday Board & Bulletin Board. The AFES Fundraising Society positions available are: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Hot Lunch Coordinator & Grants Coordinator. Parents with children starting school next year, as well as parents who already have children in school, are welcome to join us for this meeting. Training for positions is available & positions begin Sept./16. If you would like to learn more about the positions available, please contact Susan at 780-202-3000. Get involved, have your say & make a difference!
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Student Leadership Conference - AFES Grade 6 students will be attending the Student Leadership Conference at BMC on Wednesday, April 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Posted on Apr 25 2016
Pigeon Lake Regional Teacher Selected as 2016 Edwin Parr Nominee
Posted on Apr 27 2016
Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools (WRPS) is pleased to announce that David Shantz, a Pigeon Lake Regional School teacher, has been selected to represent WRPS as our 2016 Edwin Parr Teacher Award Nominee. The Edwin Parr Teacher Award…
Student Leadership Initiative Conference
Posted on Apr 22 2016
Buck Mountain Central School will be hosting Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools 5th Annual Student Leadership Initiative Conference on April 27th. Grade 5 to 12 students from 15 Wetaskiwin Regional Public School sites will be attending…
Wetaskiwin Home Education Students Give Back to the Community
Posted on Apr 20 2016
It has been found that many students do not bring lunch to school. As a result, these students have trouble focusing on their learning. The issue for WRPS was, how can we provide nutrition for these students so that they can be successful…