Early Bird Incentive for 2017-18 Transportation Fees
Parents! Take advantage of the early bird incentive for 2017-18 Student Transportation fees and save!
Early bird deadline: Friday, June 30, 11:59 p.m. - http://www.eips.ca/transportation/transportation-fees/student-transportation-online-payments
All Grades K-6 Report Cards Published on June 29 at 3:15 PM
Parents are reminded that ALL K-6 report cards will be published on the Parent Portal at the same time; June 29th at 3:15 PM
Please ensure you have access to the Parent Portal. If you do not, click here for the PowerSchool Portal to find out how to gain access.
If you are wondering about the new report cards, have a look at the Parent Guides for the New Report Cards.
Click on the link here. Link to Parent Report Card Guides
2017-18 PLANNING FOR BACK TO SCHOOL
We have had an exciting year at Win Ferguson Elementary and we’re looking forward to welcoming new and returning students for 2017/2018.
Win Ferguson Elementary will soon be closed for the summer, but will reopen again on August 23th at 9:00AM for new registrations. Please visit the school during the following times to complete the registration process for your children.
August 23, 24, 25 2017 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Browse through our website for registration, calendar, program, and other information to help you plan, for next year. For general information about back to school throughout Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), visit the division website at www.eips.ca in August.
First day of Class for Grades 1-6 is Tuesday, August 30.
Students will come to the gymnasium on the first day where they will find out who their teacher is and meet him/her!
Kindergarten will have a staggered entry during the week of August 30 – September 1. Kindergarten parents will be contacted as to which day of the first week your child attends. Regular Kindergarten classes will begin on September 5th.
Check out the EIPS division calendar for a complete list of holidays and school closure days for 2017/2018. Our bell schedule is also available in our handbook to assist you in planning appointments for your children.
2017-18 Supply List
Click here for WFG Supply List 2017-2018
School Council/PTA - Organizational Meeting 2017-18
Please be advised that the first meeting of school council for the 2017-18 School Year will take place on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 6:45 pm. At this time, elections will take place for the positions of Council and PTA Chairpersons, Vice-chairpersons, secretaries, and treasurer. Committee members will also be appointed, at this time. We encourage you to attend this important meeting, as all WFG parents are members of our school council.
Take a moment to check out the great things our School Council and PTA do for students at our school. Because your child goes to WFG, you are automatically a member of the School Council and PTA.
Check out the School Council/PTA website link at http://winfergusonparents.com/
Join the Win Ferguson School Council and PTA meetings to get involved in the ongoings and decisions of our great school! Meetings start at 6:45 PM in the Learning Commons.
Check out Ms. Lindsay's Learning Common Page
If you want to find out more about our Learning Commons (formerly known as the library), click on the link below. Ms. Lindsay has all kinds of great info about what's new, lending policies, timetables, etc.
Take the time to have a look!
Click hear for the Learning Commons Page
EIPS Students Learn from Scratch
Posted on May 12 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — Sometimes the best way to learn is to meet, build and share. That’s the premise behind this year’s Scratch Day and Jour du Scratch, two fun-filled days of coding aimed at introducing students to computer-programming.…
EIPS Students turn Real-Life Problems Into “Aha! Moments”
Posted on May 4 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — With their self-created gadgets and products, market-wise slogans and well-rehearsed elevator pitches, young inventors from Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) are sure to impress at the second annual Invention…
EIPS School Bus Driver Celebrates 45 Years of Wheels Going Round and Round
Posted on May 1 2017
Sherwood Park, AB — When Rick Gabert first drove a school bus, Sherwood Park residents could buy five loaves of bread for $1.00 at the local Safeway, fans watched Paul Henderson score the Summit Series-winning goal against the Russians,…