Sherwood Park, AB. — The EIPS 2023-24 Division calendar is now available. The calendar includes important dates during the 2023-24 school year, including school-closure dates; holidays; dates for the November, Christmas, spring and summer breaks; the first and last day of classes; professional learning days; and early dismissal dates.

Highlights from the 2023-24 Division calendar include:

  • August 31: first day of classes
  • November 6-10: November break
  • December 25 to January 5: Christmas break
  • February 1: second semester begins
  • February 8-9: Teachers’ Convention
  • March 25-29: spring break
  • June 26: last day of classes
  • June 27: last operational day before the summer break

In addition to the 2023-24 Division calendar, the 2023-24 Kindergarten Calendar is also available at For easy reference, EIPS families can sync the Division calendar to their personal calendar. Simply go to and click on “subscribe to calendar.”


Elk Island Public Schools is one of Alberta’s largest school divisions, serving approximately 17,460 students in 43 schools. We are proud to be an integral part of our communities, including Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, Vegreville, Strathcona and Lamont counties, and the western portion of the County of Minburn.


EIPS Division Calendar 2023-24
EIPS Kindergarten Calendar 2023-24



For more information contact:
Laura McNabb, Director, Communication Services, EIPS 780-417-8204 cell 780-405-4902