ÉPK Weekly

Altar'd in Faith

Feb. 13 - 17, 2017


  • Faith in Action 8:50am in the gym. Our Assistant Superintendent, Mr. Shawn Haggarty, will be joining us for a special presentation from our students.


  • La jour de la Saint Valentin (wear red or pink today)


  • Grade 2 options presentations at 2pm in the gym
  • National Flag Day (wear Red & White or a Maple Leaf)
  • Open House at 7pm. Invite everyone you know to come and check out EPK School

    • Grade 3 options presentations at 2pm in the gym
    • Class 4 of Beginner French Class through Canadian Parents for French

    • NO SCHOOL for students


    Parents will be receiving two surveys. One survey is from the Alberta Government called the Accountability Pillar. The second is a Survey Monkey survey sent by Elk Island Catholic Schools. Both of these surveys provide ÉPK will valuable data that is used to develop and co-build our Assurance Plans. Thank you to those who have already completed the survey, and merci in advance to those who will be soon.

    Carnaval Volunteering

    We are calling on volunteers to assist with Carnaval this year, from making pancakes to helping with snow shoes....If you are interested in helping with pancakes, please email epkparentcouncil@gmail.com. If you would like to volunteer for the variety of activities that day, please email epk.eics.ab.ca with the times you are available to work, and we will gladly welcome your help!

    Upcoming Events

    20 février

    • NO SCHOOL (Family Day)

    21 février

    • Faith in Action (8:50am in the gym)
    • ATB EPK Bank at lunch in the library
    • School Council Meeting in the library - 7pm : learning session about _ _ _

    26 février

    28 février

    • Shrove Tuesday (pancake day!)
    • Carnaval (more details to come)

    1 mars

    • Ash Wednesday Mass at 12:30pm at OLPH Church (everyone is welcome to join us)
    • Regular day (early dismissal has been moved to next week) classes will be dismissed at 3:09pm today

    8 mars

    • EARLY DISMISSAL (classes out at 2:09 today)
    • Spirit Day - Animal print day.
    11 mars
    • Soirée et Dîner Français: French Immersion Community Building Dinner with Live Entertainment at ABJ School **Space is limited….get your tickets early!**

    20-23 mars

    • English Scholastic Book Fair in the library
    20 mars
    • 3-way conferences (times to be announced)
    22 mars
    • 3-way conferences (times to be announced)
    22 mars
    • Indigenous Culture day for the whole school
    23 mars
    • Peer Partners
    24 mars
    • No School
    27-31 mars
    • No School - Spring Break

    Soirée et Dîner Français

    EICS French Immersion schools will be hosting an evening of French entertainment and cuisine. We are excited to welcome La Troupe de Danse Zéphyr and La Girandole.

    Tickets are $11 for children under 4 years of age and $22 for everyone else. They can be purchased at ÉPK, OLPH, and ABJ Schools, or at Central Learning Services.

    Doors open at 4:30 pm and the entertainment and dining starts at 5pm.

    Tickets are limited, so purchase yours early.