Sherwood Park, AB. — All Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are closing for the winter break at the end of the day on Dec. 20, 2019. Schools will reopen on Jan. 6, 2020. While schools are closed, any EIPS related questions or concerns can be directed to EIPS Central Services during the following business hours.

EIPS Central Services Winter Break Hours

Closed             December 24 (at 12 p.m.) to January 1

Open               December 23; 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                       December 24; 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

                       January 2-3; 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Regular office hours resume on Jan. 6, 2020


From everyone at Elk Island Public Schools, have a happy holiday season and a wonderful New Year.


EIPS is one of Alberta’s largest school divisions, serving approximately 17,400 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.



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