East Elementary School

Announcements

Change is Always Exciting!

Posted on January 30, 2018

Dear Parents/Guardians, Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day is drawing near. I hope you all have a wonderful February and a great Family Day.  I know our staff and students are looking forward to spending some time with their families on the upcoming long weekends. I would like to give you an early… Read more »

Sixties Scoop Survivors: Invitation

Posted on January 10, 2018

The Alberta government has recently announced a plan to engage with Sixties Scoop survivors and their families to help us understand what a meaningful government apology should look like. We will be hosting engagement sessions in six locations across the province.

Making Healthy Lunches

Posted on January 09, 2018

Healthy Schools and Mental Health Capacity Building are teaming up with the Leduc Food Bank to offer sessions on making Healthy Lunches.  Willow Park will be our first session of 2018 on Wednesday January 17th from 5:30-7:30 pm. The first hour of our program the kids will be participating in physical literacy games with volunteer students and FSLW’s,… Read more »

Transportation Fees

Posted on December 06, 2017

Time Flies When We Are Having Fun!

Posted on November 28, 2017

I can’t believe it is almost Christmas! The year is certainly flying by and before we know it, it will be 2018. A few months ago one of our staff members hit a milestone birthday and turned 50. I remember being about the age of our grade 6 students and thinking, “Wow 50 is really… Read more »

Chromebook Deal at Staples!

Posted on November 22, 2017

Staples is having a special price on the Lenovo N23 Chromebook during their Black Friday promotion.  This is similar to many chromebooks used in our school.  Visit their promotional flyer here, and check it out!  Hurry- deal is only until Nov. 27!

Parent Council Meeting and Guest Speaker

Posted on November 21, 2017

On Monday, November 27 , Mr. Chomlak will be presenting a summary of our staff PD Activity which focused on student anxiety.  The information pertains to identifying and understanding student anxiety, as well as, some of the strategies that can be used to assist students with anxiety.   All parents are welcome.  The EEPA meeting will start… Read more »

Remembrance Day Performance

Posted on November 16, 2017

Grades 4/5 and 5 performed a hauntingly beautiful rendition of Roland Majeau’s song “Soldiers Cry”.  Check it out here! Viewpure  

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Posted on November 10, 2017

East Elementary students and staff held our Remembrance Day Ceremony this morning. We were honored to have OS Dane Pageau and SGT Dwayne McKenzie join us to speak to the kids about both Canada’s Military history, with a focus on the battle fought at Passchendaele, and Canada’s peacekeeping legacy, with specific examples from Afghanistan. The… Read more »

East is the Best!

Posted on November 02, 2017

Greetings Parents/Guardians, November is here, Halloween is over and it is hard to believe that we will be planning Christmas events already! At our last School Council meeting, I shared our 3 year plan for East Elementary and highlighted some of our goals for the upcoming year.  As part of this process, we reviewed our… Read more »