Principal Update

September 27- October 1

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National Truth and Reconciliation Day

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School Fees and Bus Pass Fees

All fees can be paid online through PowerSchool or in the office. We thank you for your support with this.

Virtual Meet the Teacher

On Tuesday, September 28th JPI Teachers and the Administration held our annual Meet The Teacher and Curriculum evening. We are so grateful for our parents' engagement and interest in their children's education.

Thank you to our amazing staff who work hard to maintain relationships with our families and continue to build a welcoming and safe JPI learning community.

Below You will find the Parent Guide to Assessment and Reporting Document. Please click on the image below to get more information.

Assessment and Reporting

In Edmonton Catholic Schools, we report to parents and students on an ongoing basis. Gone are the days when parents and students would have to wait for a report card to come out just three times a year. We use a gradebook program that integrates with PowerSchool, called PowerTeacher Pro, into which teachers input assessment information as it happens. Parents and students are encouraged to check PowerSchool “Grades and Attendance” regularly to keep up to-date on student progress. If your child is on an individualized program plan, please check the IPP for updates regarding student progress.

Please click on the image above for more information on assessment and reporting.

My Child's Learning: A Parent Resource

We recognize that parents play an important role in shaping the way their children view learning. As a parent, you understand more than anyone else how your child learns and processes information. This resource will provide you with a better understanding of Alberta’s curriculum and related information for your child. This tool can help you discover what your child is learning, how they’re assessed and what resources are available to help them be successful from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

This resource also contains information on the variety of educational choices you have for your child.

To learn more, click on your child’s grade at the top of this page and open the door.

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For Parents | Tracking Your Child's Learning [UPDATED VERSION]
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JPI Annual Terry Fox Run

Our students participated in the Terry Fox Run on Friday, September 24th! Thank you for your generous donations.

Our school community collected $984.10 in donations!

We are so grateful for your support of this very important cause.

A shout out to Senorita Herrera, Miss Koller and Mr. Vince for organizing this event for our school community!

Parent Guide to Google Classroom

For more detailed information on how to access Google Classroom, please click on the image below.

Parent Guide to Microsoft Teams

Please click on the image below for more details.

Healthy Hunger

We want to thank Heather and Amy our hot lunch coordinators and all of the parents who donate their time and energy for our children!

Here is some information on our Hot Lunch Program:

  1. Orders MUST be placed and paid online a week prior to the hot lunch through Healthy Hunger website. After this time, there are no cancellations or refunds. (No cash refunds available in the office)
    1. If your child is absent, you can make arrangements to pick-up or give the order to another student. If we do not hear from you, your child’s lunch will be kept in the fridge until the next time they are at school.
    2. If a field trip is booked, we will always do our best to inform you and give you the opportunity to cancel and get a refund but we do not guarantee that we will be able to accommodate.
    3. If you cancel your order one week in advance, you will receive a credit through Healthy Hunger.
  2. Below is the link on how to sign your child up for Hot Lunch Program. Please make sure to select your child's correct classroom.

Please note that if you registered your child in the previous years, you will still have to register again through this link.

Thank you!

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Parish News

First Reconciliation & First Holy Eucharist

Fall Session 2021

The Catholic Parish of Corpus Christi

2707 34 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6T 1P5

Phone: 780.466.7576 Fax: 587.754.1670


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Requirements for Registration

1. Registration for First Reconciliation & First Holy Eucharist form

2. PIPA Registration and Participation Form – Appendix 907B

3. Participation Consent Form and Release – Appendix 907C

The first 3 requirements are available at the parish office,
or online at

4. a copy of your child’s Baptismal certificate

5. $20 for each sacramental preparation book & materials ($40 for both)

6. a copy of your child’s First Reconciliation certificate (if received)

¬ Ensure your email address is clearly written on the registration form.

¬ Once you have all the requirements, meet with Sister Delia at the parish office to finalize your child’s registration.

Preparing for Lessons

Your child will receive the following workbook(s):

· Reconciliation/Confession: My Booklet about God’s Love and Forgiveness

· First Holy Eucharist/Communion: My Booklet about the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist

Ensure your child has completed the readings and activities in the workbooks before attending each lesson, so your child is able to participate and answer questions.

JPI Traffic and Parking

The safety of our students as a priority, therefore a clear traffic policy is necessary at JPI School. To inform drivers, we have gone to great lengths to provide proper signage and pylons as markers for key areas. Please read the following information and adhere to our procedures so that we maintain the highest level of safety for your children. Thank you.
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JPI Parking Lot

The parking lot is not for parents in order to create the safest area for our students. The parking lot is reserved for ECSD staff from 8:00 am to 3:40pm. This applies to parents who are dropping off or picking up their child (ren).

Escuela John Paul I School Council...

On Wednesday, we held our first Parent Council Meeting. Despite the restrictions, we were able to meet on Teams and we had 26 parents join us remotely!

All parents are welcome to join our meetings and the link is always shared out to our parent community via SWIFT messaging.

This year we welcome a new Parent Council Chair, Fayaz Kaba who son is in Grade 1!

Please look for information on our next meeting, held on November 3 at 6:00 PM. Please use this link to join us.

Upcoming Dates

September 28
  • Virtual Meet the Teacher
  • 6:30-7:30 - Two presentations
  • Teams link will be provided to you by your child's teacher

September 29

  • Truth and Reconciliation School Wide Celebration
  • Orange Shirt Day recognition: students wear orange shirts today

September 30

  • National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
  • No School

October 6

  • Picture Day
  • Individual Pictures

October 8

  • School wide Thanksgiving Celebration

October 11

  • Thanksgiving Day No School today

October 15

  • Healthy Hunger Hot Lunch - Edo