Fort High's Weekly Bulletin

May 26, 2023

Upcoming Events

May 27 - Bottle Drop off for Grad Fundraiser

May 29 - Slo-Pitch First Playoff Game

June 12-27 - Diploma and Final Exams take place

June 17 - GRAD!


Bottle Drive Grad Fundraiser - Tomorrow, May 27

Bottle drop off Saturday, May 27 from 10am-2pm. Students, parents, neighbours, and all community members are invited to bring their bottles to the Fort High bus loop for donation to support Grad 2023.

Fort High School Doors Locked

Effective June 1st, all outside doors will be locked throughout the day. The front door will be unlocked until 8:45 a.m. and again during the lunch hour. For entrance during the day, please ring the bell at the front door.

Fort High Slo-Pitch - May 29

First playoff game on MONDAY MAY 29th at 4:15pm at the Dow Ball Fields Diamond 4 vs. Bellerose. GO STING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Grad Information

Grad tickets are now available to purchase using your PowerSchool Parent Portal.

The new grad list is up by the office. Any questions? See Mrs. Peddle if your last name is A-L and Mr. Vandermeulen for M-Z.

Please visit our website at for further Grad details.

Book Return

If you have textbooks and/or library material from last semester or have items you are finished with from this semester, please return them to the library as soon as possible.

Diploma and Final Exams - June 12-27

The Fort High diploma and final exam schedule is listed on the website calendar. Please log in to to view. All exams start at 9:00 am sharp.

Study Tips

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Sting Clubs

Mondays - Crochet Club at lunch in Room 27 (Mr. Sorenson’s room). This is a student led club for beginners, experts or even knitters are welcome. Materials will be available.

Wednesdays - GSA – in Room 53 at lunchtime.

Fridays - Dungeons and Dragons Club – at lunch in room 26.

Counsellor Corner

Graduation preperation is underway so our Success Coaches are meeting with Grade 11 students for program planning and future goal setting for next year.

Grade 12 students are reminded to ensure they can access their MyPass account.

Have a great weekend!

Penny Smith (she/her), Counsellor

Fort Saskatchewan High School

(780)998-3751 (ext 4231)

Contacting 911

Kids Help Phone

Alberta’s Mental Health Help Line

Alberta’s Children and Mental Health Crisis/Mobile Response Team

Crisis Contact Numbers for Strathcona County

Fort Saskatchewan Community Mental Health Supports and Services

Hope for Wellness Help Line for Indigenous Peoples: 1-855-242-3310

Diploma Prep

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Summer Opportunity: Foundations in Industry Workplace Safety - July 4 - 14

Elk Island Public Schools is offering Foundations in Industry Workplace Safety for Summer 2023:

In addition to earning five high school credits, students will also obtain credentials in specific areas of workplace safety in partnership with industry-safety experts. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be credentialed in:

  • H2S Alive
  • Confined Space
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • Ground Disturbance
  • Detection and Control of Flammable Substances
  • Fall Restraint Systems

Students must complete all learning components of the course to receive credentialing.

July 4-14


EIPS Summer School - Registrations opened March 15

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Walk for Dog Guides

Join us on Sunday, May 28th, 2023 for the Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides! Now more than ever, Dog Guides is relying on the generous support of its donors and partners to meet its goal of giving Canadians a new leash on life. For more information, please go to or email

Fort High students are raising funds to join as a team.

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NAIT Business Programs

NAIT still has spots available for Fall 2023 Business Programs – Business Administration Diploma and Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. Please go to for more information.

Families First is Hiring

Families First is hiring 4 Summer Play Facilitators for Camp Connect. Please go to Student Services for more information.

Rainbow Alliance

The Bridge – 10307 – 100 Avenue, Suite 2 - May 26 and June 30 from 6-8 pm.

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