Contact Information

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Elk Island Public Schools
Central Administration Building
683 Wye Road (map)
Sherwood Park, Alberta
T8B 1N2 

Parking at Central Office 

Phone: 780-464-EIPS (3477)
Fax: 780-417-8181
Toll Free: 1-800-905-3477

Hours of Operation - Summer 2015

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Welcome to Elk Island Public Schools

Scheduled PowerSchool Maintenance 
Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is currently completing scheduled PowerSchool maintenance and updates in preparation for the 2015-2016 school year. During this time, access to PowerSchool through the Parent Portal and Student Portal will be unavailable. Updates are scheduled to be complete on Tuesday, August 4 and regular access to the Parent Portal and Student Portal will be available shortly after.

While updates are taking place, families will be unable to pay Student Transportation fees online through the PowerSchool Parent Portal access. Please check back on August 4 or 5 to pay your 2015-2016 fees at that time. 

Thanks for your cooperation and patience as we complete the updates.

Back to School Information: 2015–2016

Whether you’re a new student or a returning one, getting ready for back to school can be both exciting and overwhelming. So, to help EIPS has compiled a back-to-school information guide—important dates, programming options, fees, supplies, involvement opportunities for parents, and various resource—to help make your transition this year as smooth as possible. 

Classes Resume Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

Read the complete Back to School inforamtion guide.


Tools for School Campaign 
EIPS is now collecting new, unopened school supplies to help build the Tools for School backpacks for students in need. Want to get involved? It’s easy, simply pick up a few extra supplies when you’re out shopping this summer. Then, drop off your donations off at Central Office. While all supplies are welcome, specific items for the backpacks include:

  • Pencil crayons
  • Dividers
  • Pencil cases
  • Pencils and pens

Tools for School is a United Way program providing families who may have limited resources with essential school supplies to help students achieve success in their studies.

For more information about the Tools for School program, for details about making a monetary donation to the program, or to order a backpack for the 2015–2016 school year, email EIPS at

Summer Office Hours
Elk Island Public Schools' Central Office will remain open throughout the summer to complete year-end activities and prepare for the 2015-2016 school year. However, please note the following changes to our office hours for the summer months.

Summer Office Hours 2015

All parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to pay their transportation fees online at their own convenience.

Enjoy your summer!

Boundary Exemption Request Process Now Closed
Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) boundary exemption request process is now closed for the 2015-2016 school year, as the deadline was March 13, 2015. 

If extenuating circumstances exist that prevented your family from submitting a boundary exemption request within the specified time frame, please refer to our boundary exemption information page for the requirements for submitting a late request.