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Pre-enrolment and Registration Process for New Schools

Many have asked me about the pre-enrollment and registration process for the new schools. I have included an update below with the latest information from our district as well as additional links to the Edmonton Public Schools website. Please contact Planning at 780-429-8539  or your local school Principal if you have any additional questions about […]

ASBA Remains Silent on Supporting LGBTQ Students

On Friday, my motion to create a policy supporting LGBTQ kids was sadly not passed by the ASBA Board of Directors: “That the Alberta School Boards Association develop a comprehensive policy for establishing and maintaining welcoming, inclusive, safe and healthy learning and working environments for sexual orientation and gender minority students, staff and families and […]
Update on motion for a provincial Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity policy (SOGI)

Update on motion for a provincial Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity policy (SOGI)

Friends, Over the past several weeks, many of you have contacted me to find out about my next steps to support transgender students in the province. Indeed, the fight to ensure that no student in Alberta faces discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity continues. As trustees, we have a responsibility to ensure that all children and […]
Keeping Schools Open to the Community

Keeping Schools Open to the Community

Well, it’s been a busy but exhilarating week of doorknocking and events. I’ve been so struck by the interest, insight and passion for education that I’m hearing in chatting with Ward H residents on doorsteps and our in the community. I wanted to take a moment as we head into a new school year to […]
RT @ChinatownYEG: Lunar New Year is just around the corner, but it’s always time for dim sum! What’s your go-to dim sum dish? #yeg #eatYEGc
RT @FahlmanSchool: EPSB Together is a free app that helps you support your child’s learning outside of the classroom. You can explore a ran…
RT @LOHS_Legends: Congratulations to our Osborne cheer team on competing in Cold Snap, their first competition of the season! They finished…
RT @ESSchool: Lots of awesomeness happening at Starkman this week! Picture 1: Senior Boys Basketball getting some expert coaching en route…
RT @ESSchool: The opening match of the Huskies senior boys basketball tournament was played before a standing-room only crowd... AND was a…
RT @donaldrgetty: We are hosting our Kindergarten Information Evening on January 23 at 6:30 pm. Join us for 30 minutes to find about regist…
RT @LOHS_Legends: Good luck with your exams Legends and make sure to take some time for yourself! #LOHS_MindfulnessMondays #belegendary #ep
RT @ChinatownYEG: Here’s the performance schedule for the rest of the performances today at @Official_WEM for the Lunar New Year Extravagan…
RT @Parkallen_EPSB: Representing #EPSB and our #ChineseBilingual program along with #ECBEA at the #LunarNewYear Extravaganza @Official_WEM
RT @TheRidgeCL: Girl Guides Bottle Drive Sunday Jan 13th 10am to 2PM Please place your donations outside with the flyer attached. https://…