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Kindergarten Registration opens February 1!

Posted on January 4 2023

Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2023? If so, it’s almost time to register for kindergarten. Kindergarten registration opens for the 2023-24 school year on Feb. 1, 2023. To help families…

Winter walk day - February 1!

Posted on January 27 2023

This Wednesday, February 1, Pine Street classes will be participating in Winter Walk Day. This will occur during the school day. Classes will be walking at various times throughout the day. Winter Walk…

Movie Night - Volunteers needed

Posted on January 24 2023

Please email: events.pinestreet@gmail.com if you’re able to volunteer before or during the movie! Thank you!

Family Movie Night!

Posted on January 13 2023

We will be playing DC League of Super-Pets. Please note that DC League of Super-Pets is rated PG. Don’t want to be rushed on Movie Night? You can pre-order pizza for supper and enjoy it in the gym!…

School Council Meeting & School Fees

Posted on January 6 2023

Our School Advisory Council Meeting will be held at the school on Tuesday, January 10 at 6 p.m. We will be reviewing the school fees that will be charged for the 2023-24 school year and would love your…

2022

School Closed for Christmas Break

Posted on December 20 2022

We will be closed for the Christmas break at the end of the day on Tuesday, December 20, 2022. The school will reopen on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 (early dismissal). During this time, if you have any…

Theme Day - December 20

Posted on December 6 2022

Wear a Christmas sweater or shirt!

December 12 6:30 p.m.

Posted on December 6 2022

Students and staff will be bussed to the Park Church for a dress rehearsal on December 12 from 8:45 to 11 a.m. Concert Date:  Monday, December 12 at 6:30 p.m. No tickets required – general admission…

Hot Lunch - December 16

Posted on December 2 2022

Please go to the Hot Lunch website www.healthyhunger.ca and sign your child/children up! Click here for instructions. The HOT LUNCH site closes the Sunday before each hot lunch. If your child has…

10 Days of Christmas Giving

Posted on November 28 2022

November 29 we will kick off our foodbank drive for the Strathcona County Foodbank. Below are the items requested by the food bank. November 29 - Kleenex & Toilet paper November 30 - Razors, tampons and…

Theme Day - November 25

Posted on November 21 2022

Wear your favourite sports jersey/shirt on November 25!

Next Hot Lunch November 25!

Posted on November 16 2022

Pine Street School Council is excited to offer your students Hot Lunch for the 2022-23 year! Hot lunch will now be held ONCE a month starting on October 28th and ending in June 2023. Orders will be placed…

Fall Break

Posted on November 3 2022

Pine Street Elementary School is closed Monday November 7 to Sunday November 13 for Fall Break.   

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Posted on October 31 2022

Due to the large number of respiratory and gastrointestinal outbreaks throughout the school Division, coupled with a higher than normal amount of illnesses among our student population, we need to cancel…

Book your time for Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences

Posted on October 13 2022

Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences will be held Tuesday, October 25, Wednesday, October 26, and Thursday, October 27 between 3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. The conference times will coincide with our Scholastic…

Halloween Family Dance - October 28

Posted on October 7 2022

Click HERE for more information on the Pine Street Halloween Family Dance! FRIDAY, October 28 6:00 – 8:30 P.M. *Doors will open at 5:45 P.M.* COST: $5.25 per person. Please login to www.healthyhunger.ca…

Celebrating World Teachers’ Day: October 5

Posted on October 1 2022

October 5 is World Teachers’ Day! Launched in 1994 by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), World Teachers’ Day is celebrated annually around the world as a…

Orange Shirt Day - September 29

Posted on September 29 2022

Since schools are closed on Friday, September 30 for Truth and Reconciliation, Pine Street staff and students are invited to wear ORANGE on Thursday, September 29.  

Terry Fox Run - September 23

Posted on September 19 2022

Pine Street will participate in the Terry Fox Run on Friday, September 23.    Families wishing to donate can send a Toonie for Terry into the school  or can donate online 

School Picture Days September 27 & 28

Posted on September 19 2022

Tuesday, September 27 Kindergarten B PALS  (AM and PM) Connections Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Wednesday, September 28 Kindergarten A Grade 4 Grade 4-5 Grade 5-6 Grade 6  

Elk Island Regional Honor Choir

Posted on September 1 2022

Auditions are now open for the 2022-2023 choir season.  We will be holding our Registration Day on Sunday, September 11th from 1:00 until 2:00 pm at the Sherwood Park United Church, 20 Fir Street,…

Classroom and Entrance Map

Posted on August 29 2022

Click here to see the classroom & entrance map for 2022-23

Covid-19 Protocol update 22-23

Posted on August 26 2022

COVID-19 Protocol Update- 2022-23 School Year All remaining mandatory public health restrictions were lifted on June 14, 2022. While COVID-19-related hospitalizations in Alberta are stabilizing, hospitals…

First day of school August 30!

Posted on August 25 2022

Meet the Staff - September 1 3:30-5:30

Posted on August 25 2022
Colourful school supplies drawn on a chalk board with text reading Welcome Back to School

Back to School Information

Posted on June 28 2022

Please come out on Thursday, September 1 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. to meet the staff! To register a new student:  click HERE  School Supply Lists for 2022-2023 Bell Schedule for 2022-2023 EIPS Division…

Honouring Spirit: Indigenous Student Awards

Posted on June 27 2022

The Honouring Spirit: Indigenous Student Awards recognize First Nations, Métis and Inuit students across Alberta who model strength and commitment in the pursuit of their personal education path and…

School Supply Lists for 2022-2023

Posted on May 16 2022

School Supply Lists for the upcoming school year have been added to the website. Click HERE to go the the school supply page. 

Bear Witness Day - May 10

Posted on May 5 2022

Bear Witness Day May 10 is Spirit Bear’s birthday and an important date in the history of Jordan’s Principle at the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal. The Tribunal’s first non-compliance order called…

Red Dress Day - May 5

Posted on April 28 2022

History of Red Dress Day It was Métis artist Jaime Black who helped inspire the red dress movement. Her REDdress art installation evolved into the annual Red Dress Day and sparked a grassroots movement…

Bus Driver Appreciation Day May 2

Posted on April 27 2022

THANK YOU! Bus Driver Appreciation Day is May 2 Join us on May 2 as we recognize and thank our school bus operators for keeping the safety of our students their first priority. We encourage you, and your…

"Could you spare a few for the Yellow and Blue" Campaign

Posted on April 8 2022

Monday will officially kick off our “Could You Spare a Few for the Yellow and Blue” Campaign.  Students and staff are welcome to make monetary contributions to the bucket in the office with the flag…

March 1 - Wear Blue & Yellow

Posted on February 28 2022

It’s with great sadness we’ve watched events unfold in Ukraine this past week. Canada has the third-largest Ukrainian population outside of Ukraine and Russia, and nowhere are those deep roots more…

Pre-kindergarten Programming at EIPS

Posted on February 22 2022

Is there a preschooler in your life experiencing developmental delays or challenges with speech-language or motor-skill development—big or small? If so, Elk Island Public School’s Play And Learn at…

Calendars for 2022-2023

Posted on January 24 2022

Click here to download the 2022-2023 Division Calendar Click here to download the kindergarten calendar for 2022-2023

Kindergarten for 2022-2023

Posted on January 21 2022

Click here to go to our EIPS main website for more information. Kindergarten registration for the 2022-23 school year is open! To be eligible to attend kindergarten in the 2022-23 school year, your child…

The Bears' Blog....January 7

Posted on January 7 2022

Tuesday, January 11 - School Council Meeting online at 6 p.m.Wednesday, January 12 - Virtual performance by Alberta Opera 1 p.m.Sunday, January 23 - Hot lunch website closes today Wednesday, January…

2021

Food Bank Drive a Huge Success!

Posted on December 5 2021

Thank you Pine Street students, staff and families for your generous donations to the Strathcona County Food Bank! 3 Full tables with boxes stacked on top and below were collected! Way to go Pine Street!…

Parent Engagement

Posted on October 21 2021

Click here for more information.