Tuesday, May 11, 2021
PALS session: Self Help: Building Independence
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Self Help: Building Independence
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Join the occupational therapist to learn strategies to help your child build independence. The session aims to increase your child’s successful participation with daily routines. We’ll discuss both motor-learning strategies and sensory-regulation strategies you can use at home.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
PALS session: Self Help: Building Independence
Time: 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Self Help: Building Independence
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Join the occupational therapist to learn strategies to help your child build independence. The session aims to increase your child’s successful participation with daily routines. We’ll discuss both motor-learning strategies and sensory-regulation strategies you can use at home.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Friday, May 14, 2021
PALS session: Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Audience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS students
Date: Fridays, 11-11:30 a.m., May 14, 28, June 11

Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There will be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.

May/June Sessions: Body Parts and Rhythm
In the three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of body parts and rhythm. The foundational movement patterns we explore in these sessions are fundamental for increasing our little ones’ physical literacy.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
PALS session: Building Language Through Everyday Conversations
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Building Language Through Everyday Conversations
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Parents play a crucial role in supporting their children’s language development. Engaging in rich and meaningful conversations is one of the most powerful strategies parents can use to expand their children’s language skills. The session will focus on the foundational strategies that build vocabulary, expand sentences, improve comprehension and promote thinking skills. In this question-and-answer session, speech-language pathologists will present conversational strategies that build language and answer questions parents may have about using these strategies with their children.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Thursday, May 20, 2021
Board of Trustees Public Budget Review
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Central Office Boardroom

Find all Board Meeting agendas, minutes, and highlights in the Trustees section of the Division website.

Thursday, May 20, 2021
PALS session: Building Language Through Everyday Conversations
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Building Language Through Everyday Conversations
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Parents play a crucial role in supporting their children’s language development. Engaging in rich and meaningful conversations is one of the most powerful strategies parents can use to expand their children’s language skills. The session will focus on the foundational strategies that build vocabulary, expand sentences, improve comprehension and promote thinking skills. In this question-and-answer session, speech-language pathologists will present conversational strategies that build language and answer questions parents may have about using these strategies with their children.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Friday, May 21, 2021
School Closure Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Monday, May 24, 2021
Victoria Day - Stat. Holiday

Schools closed to staff and students

Central Services closed

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Board of Trustees Meeting
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Central Office Boardroom

Find all Board Meeting agendas, minutes, and highlights in the Trustees section of the Division website.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
PALS session: Transitioning to Kindergarten
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Transitioning to Kindergarten
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Moving from PALS to kindergarten is an exciting step in your child’s educational journey! Join us as we explore ways to support your child in making the transition into a new classroom/school setting.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Friday, May 28, 2021
PALS session: Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Audience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS students
Date: Fridays, 11-11:30 a.m., May 14, 28, June 11

Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There will be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.

May/June Sessions: Body Parts and Rhythm
In the three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of body parts and rhythm. The foundational movement patterns we explore in these sessions are fundamental for increasing our little ones’ physical literacy.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
PALS session: Transitioning to Kindergarten
Time: 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Transitioning to Kindergarten
Audience: Parents/Caregivers

Moving from PALS to kindergarten is an exciting step in your child’s educational journey! Join us as we explore ways to support your child in making the transition into a new classroom/school setting.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Early Dismissal
Friday, June 11, 2021
PALS session: Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Virtual

The EIPS Early Learning team has planned a number of sessions for current pre-kindergarten families registered in the Play and Learn at School (PALS) program. Sessions are designed to help children and families continue building on the skills they’re learning in PALS classrooms and prepare for the transition to kindergarten.

We invite you to join us for any or all of these upcoming sessions that fit your schedule. Many sessions have both a daytime and evening option. Some sessions are designed for parents/caregivers while other are meant for PALS students to join in as well. Sessions will take place virtually, and the links to join will be sent directly to all registered families.

View the full list of sessions

Rhyme Time with Intellidance
Audience: Parents/Caregivers and PALS students
Date: Fridays, 11-11:30 a.m., May 14, 28, June 11

Get ready for a lively, 30-minute, online series of classes in which caregivers and children can experience the joy of music and dance together! There will be songs, rhymes, props and simple choreography to keep your kiddos moving the whole class.

May/June Sessions: Body Parts and Rhythm
In the three sessions, we’ll discover and explore the movement and musical concepts of body parts and rhythm. The foundational movement patterns we explore in these sessions are fundamental for increasing our little ones’ physical literacy.

The link to register was sent directly to all current PALS families or contact your school for more information.

Thursday, June 17, 2021
Board of Trustees Meeting
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Central Office Boardroom

Find all Board Meeting agendas, minutes, and highlights in the Trustees section of the Division website.

Monday, June 21, 2021
National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First NationsInuit and Métis peoples. 

Learn more

Friday, June 25, 2021
Last Instructional Day
Monday, June 28, 2021
Operational Day

Schools closed to students 

Thursday, July 1, 2021
Canada Day - Stat. Holiday

Central Services closed

Monday, August 2, 2021
Heritage Day - Stat. Holiday

Central Services closed

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Board of Trustees Meeting
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Central Office Boardroom

Find all Board Meeting agendas, minutes, and highlights in the Trustees section of the Division website.

Monday, August 30, 2021
Professional Learning Day

Schools closed to students

Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Operational Day

Schools closed to students

Wednesday, September 1, 2021
First day of classes
Monday, September 6, 2021
Labour Day - Stat. Holiday

Schools closed to staff and students

Central Services closed

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Monday, September 20, 2021
Nomination Day
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Monday, October 18, 2021
Election Day
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Second semester begins
Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Early Dismissal

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Last day of classes