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October 26, 2020

Times Tables and Brisket

Dear East Families, I can’t believe it is November already! The school year is flying by and before you know it we will be on Christmas vacation.  I think part of the reason the school year passes by so quickly is that we often get used to our routines.  If you ask anyone that knows… Read more »

October 08, 2020

AHS: Mental Health Literacy for Parents- Online Session

Mental Health Registration Form link.

October 08, 2020

from: AHS- Guidance for School Age Children

Last Updated: October 6, 2020 Children can continue to go to school/childcare if they are well and do not show signs or symptoms of illness, unless they are notified by AHS that they have been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19. If your child/children are sick, they must stay home. Use the… Read more »

September 29, 2020

East Students Are the Best!

Happy October Everyone!Our first month of school was very successful and we certainly can’t complain about the fall weather this year.  I know I mentioned this next point in my September message, but I would like to reiterate how fantastic our students are and how easily they adapted to the new rules.  All of our… Read more »

September 28, 2020

Community Basketball

Calling all aspiring ballers!  The Leduc Community Basketball Association is looking for kids born from 2015 to 2012 to participate in our fall basketball U7 and U9 programs.  Programs are being run out of Gone Strong Athletics on Monday evenings.  Registration is currently open at:

September 22, 2020

Free: Devonian Gardens!

The University of Alberta Botanic Garden is opening its gates to children for free this fall, to offer a respite from the challenges of a pandemic year. “Kids and their families, students and teachers are all going through a lot, especially this fall,” said Carl Charest, interim executive director at the Garden. “Their schools are… Read more »

September 15, 2020

LRC Passes are BACK!

East Elementary is pleased to once again partner with the Leduc Recreation Centre by offering a Family Pass.  The pass is checked out to your student through our library for a period of seven days to be used by one or multiple members of the immediate family.   The pass will be sent home with your… Read more »

September 09, 2020

A Great Start to 2020-2021 at East!

Dear Parents/Guardians, Welcome back to East, we missed you! First, I would like to thank all of the students, staff, and parents for their great work in the first few days of school this year.  The students did a fantastic job of following the new instructions and protocols in the school. When I visit the classes,… Read more »

August 28, 2020

East Elementary Re-Entry Plan

Learn more about East Elementary’s COVID-19 Policies and Procedures: PDF: East Elementary COVID Plan for Families PDF: Information for Pre-K and Kinder Families Video:  Welcome Back Video

June 19, 2020

Have a Super Summer!

Dear East Families, I read an interesting joke this morning about an individual in 2015 who is applying for a job.  The interviewer asked the prospective employee, “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?” and I had to laugh.  I am sure no one could have foreseen what 2020 would be like and how… Read more »