Welcome to Elk Island Public Schools
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.
Central Administration Building
Front Reception Hours of Operation
8:30 – 10:15 a.m.
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:00 – 3:15 p.m.
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Student Transportation Building
Hours of Operation
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Student Transportation will resume regular office hours on Monday, August 17.
Monday to Friday
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Shipping and Receiving
Hours of Operation
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
All Elk Island Public Schools offices will be closed on statutory holidays throughout the summer.
Wednesday, July 1
Monday, August 3
Monday, September 7
All parents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to pay their transportation fees online at their own convenience.
Enjoy your summer!
Board Policy Updates
At the May 25, 2015 Board Meeting, trustees approved revisions to a number of Board Policies:
- Policy 4, Trustee Code of Conduct and Policy 4 Appendix, Trustee Code of Conduct Sanctions - changes to the policy add clarity and changes to the appendix are to align with the recent name change of the policy itself.
- Policy 3, Role of the Trustees - changes are to reflect the recent name change of Policy 4.
- Policy 8, Board Committees - changes were made to the membership of the Student Expulsion Committee.
- Policy 12, Role of the Superintendent - a revised Policy 12 and Appendix A, Superintendent Evaluation Process Criteria and Timelines, Appendix B, Performance Assessment Guide, and Appendix C, Leadership Practices Interview Guide were approved following recent work the Board has been doing with a facilitator from the Alberta School Boards Association.
At the June 18, 2015 Board Meeting, trustees approved revisions to a number of Board Policies:
All Board Policies are available for review in our Board Policy Handbook. All Administrative Procedures are available for review in our Administrative Procedures Manual.
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.