News

EIPS Operations Guidelines 2021-2022

Posted on: Aug 27 2021

Please visit the EIPS website to view the current operations guidelines and FAQ for the 2021-2022 school for students, staff and families.

Welcome Week - September 13-17

Posted on: Sep 10 2021

Next week is WELCOME WEEK for all of our Bisons.  MONDAY- GUESS THE STAFF MEMBER (INSTAGRAM) AND VIRTUESCAVENGER HUNT TUESDAY- COOKIES AND VIRTUES, VIRTUES SCAVENGER HUNTAND GUESS THE STAFF MEMBER (INSTAGRAM)…

Welcome Back!

Posted on: Aug 25 2021

Hello Bisons! Our office is now open and we can’t wait to welcome all of our students back next week for the 2021-2022 school year. School schedules and locker information can be found on the Powerschool Parent…

Back to School 2021

Posted on: Jul 20 2021

Find everything you need for back-to-school planning! Supply lists School calendars Registration details Busing information And more! Back to School 2021

AJS Fall Football Camp

Posted on: Jun 22 2021

AJS will be offering a football camp starting August 18. Practices will run Monday to Friday from 4:00-6:00 p.m. We will have a jamboree on August 28 at M.E. LaZerte High School. For more information,…

Bison Summer 2021 Sports Camp

Posted on: Jun 18 2021

For more information on our Volleyball Summer Camp check out the athletics tab or click on the link below. Summer Sport Camp

AJS 2021 Convocation/Red Carpet Recognition

Posted on: Jun 17 2021

Please click on this Google Doc link for a important information and complete description of the AJS 2021 Convocation/Red Carpet Recognition, June 24 – 25, 2021.  Please read it carefully as it contains…

Grad News - Convocation Celebration and Guest List

Posted on: Jun 14 2021

Due to recent changes in Covid-19 protocols, we are pleased to inform you that our AJS 2021 Convocation/Red Carpet Recognition celebration has moved back indoors in the AJS Community Theatre on June 24…

Grad News - Speeches and Valedictorians

Posted on: Jun 4 2021

We are pleased to announce the following: Emmaline Gulde has been selected to provide the AJS Convocation/Red Carpet Recognition 2021 tribute to the parents speech, and her mother, Ms. Heather Normandeau,…

Summer Hours at Elk Island Public Schools

Posted on: Jun 2 2021

Throughout the summer break, Ardrossan Jr. Sr. High is closed. It reopens on August 25 at 8:30 p.m. If you have any school-related questions or concerns while the school is closed, contact EIPS Central…

Updating Your Contact Information

Posted on: Jun 2 2021

Have you recently moved, or has your contact information changed throughout the past year? EIPS encourages families to review the information it has on file to ensure it’s up to date. Using the Correction…

Accessing User Accounts: Students Leaving EIPS

Posted on: Jun 2 2021

Is your child graduating from or leaving EIPS at the end of the school year? If so, they must ensure any information they want to retain from their school cloud accounts is downloaded onto a personal…

What's Happening in June

Posted on: Jun 2 2021

Monday, June 7 - Ice Cream Sunshine Day Wednesday, June 16 - Beach Day Thursday, June 24 and Friday, June 25 - Convocation Red Carpet Recognition

AJS 2021 GRADS AND PARENTS

Posted on: May 31 2021

Convocation/Red Carpet Recognition We have received new guidance from the provincial government that will impact our Convocation Red Carpet Recognition to occur on June 24 and 25, 2021. Essentially, our…

What's Happening in May

Posted on: Apr 29 2021

What's happening in May from Student Council. May 3-6 - Poster Poacher Mystery May 5 - Hats On for Mental Health Day! May 5 - Early Dismissal May 6 - PL Day for staff (no classes) May 21 - School Closure…

2020-2021 YEARBOOKS - ORDER YOURS TODAY!

Posted on: Apr 14 2021

This year's yearbook (2020-2021) is available for you to purchase on the PowerSchool Parent Portal website. To order a copy, click on Fees and add the 2020/2021 Yearbook. You must pay the fee in full…

AJS Final Sitting - 3rd Q - 2020-21

Posted on: Mar 23 2021

Here is the AJS Final Sitting - 3rd Quarter for April not including diploma exams. Please note that there is no exam break. April 21 is the start of Quarter 4. Note: 30-level students who do not write…

AJS Diploma Exam Schedule - 3rd Q

Posted on: Mar 23 2021

For students in 30-level classes, here is the "optional" Alberta Education diploma exam schedule. Classes will proceed for all students until Tuesday, April 20. April 21 is the start of Quarter 4. Download…

What's Happening in April

Posted on: Mar 23 2021

What's happening in April from Student Council. Monday, April 5 - Easter Monday Wednesday, April 7 - Early Dismissal April 6-9 - Healthcare Appreciation Week Tuesday, April 20 - Scavenger Hunt Submissions…

La journée de la francophonie

Posted on: Mar 8 2021

Joignez-vous à nous et porter du bleu et du blanc le vendredi 19 mars pour célébrer la journée de la Francophonie. Le drapeau franco-albertain, créé en 1982 par jeunes albertains francophones, est…

BISON FOOTBALL 2021 RECRUITMENT FORM

Posted on: Feb 24 2021

Are you interested in playing Bison Football for one of the top teams in the province? We would love to connect with you to get you more information and will be sharing it with our volunteer outside head…

Thank you for joining us!

Posted on: Feb 11 2021

Thank you to all the future bison families who were able to join our open house. If you missed it, you can view the welcome video and presentation on our Ardrossan Jr. Sr. High Open House web page. Departments…

EIPS Secondary French Immersion Information Night

Posted on: Jan 21 2021

Thank you for joining us virtually for the EIPS Secondary French Immersion Information Night. Below is the presentation. EIPS Secondary French Immersion Information Night Presentation For more information…

First Nations, Métis and Inuit - Parent Engagement…

Posted on: Jan 11 2021

The First Nations, Métis and Inuit education team is offering two online parent information and engagement series for EIPS families. Series #1: Developing Foundational Knowledge of First Nations, Metis…

Ardrossan Jr/Sr High Re-entry January FAQ Sheet

Posted on: Jan 8 2021

Welcome back Bison Students and Parents! We are back in person. We are so excited to be able to open our doors again! For everyone to remain safe, please review the following document as you prepare to…

2020

AJS Final Sitting - 2nd Quarter

Posted on: Dec 28 2020

Here is the AJS Final Sitting - 2nd Quarter for January not including diploma exams. Please note that there is no exam break. *Note: 30-level students who do not write the Alberta Education Diploma Exam,…

Diploma Exam Schedule - 2nd Quarter

Posted on: Dec 21 2020

For students in 30-level classes, here is the "optional" Alberta Education diploma exam schedule. Classes will proceed for all students until Thursday, January 28. February 1 is the start of Quarter 3.…

Grad Portraits

Posted on: Dec 18 2020

You can now book appointments for Grad portraits! Go to http://www.iconexp.com/ and click on the BOOK NOW link. Click on “Select Event” and choose either Ardrossan Jr-Sr Portraits (taken at the school),…

Jr. and Sr. High Virtual Counsellor's Offices

Posted on: Dec 9 2020

Please check out our interactive Jr. and Sr. High Virtual Counsellor’s Offices! These will be updated regularly and highlight a variety of topics. A Jr. or Sr. high office will be found in your child’s course…

Cyberworld: What Happens When Youth Press Send

Posted on: Dec 4 2020

December 8, 2020 at 7:00pm via Zoom  Presented by SAFFRON Centre, supported by Strathcona County Mental Health Capacity Building Program  In this presentation, we provide parents and caregivers with…

SCHOLASTIC VIRTUAL BOOK FAIR

Posted on: Nov 23 2020

Start your Christmas shopping and build your home library with new books to inspire and engage the reader in your home. We are hosting a virtual book fair with Scholastic Canada from November 30 - December…

How long to stay home from school.

Stay at Home Guide for Parents

Posted on: Nov 2 2020

Use the following chart to find required and recommended actions to take if a student shows symptoms. How long to stay home from school

UPDATED: COVID-19 Screening Questionnaire

Posted on: Nov 2 2020

Effective November 2, 2020, there is a new COVID-19 Screening Questionnaire for students that applies to all children in pre-kindergarten to Grade 12, including individuals 18 and over who are attending…

Correction and Verification Form

Posted on: Oct 1 2020

Required for all families. It’s important we have correct information on file in the student record. This is the standard form all families review and update annually. Please review all information, paying…

School Fee Information 2020-2021

Posted on: Sep 16 2020

Elk Island Public Schools is modifying the way it charges school fees for the 2020-21 year to accommodate: the switch from out-of-school learning to in-school learning; the change of some schools to a…

Out-of-School Learning Information

Posted on: Sep 8 2020

The following information was sent out to parents of students doing the out-of-school learning. Parents: Brightspace for Parents: https://eips.brightspace.com/d2l/local   Username: You will ALWAYS use…

Ardrossan Jr/Sr High Re-entry FAQ Sheet

Posted on: Aug 27 2020

Welcome back Bison Students and Parents!  We are so excited to be able to open our doors again!  For everyone to remain safe, please review the following document as you prepare for this school year. …

School Return Dates and Revised Entry Doors

Posted on: Aug 25 2020

Tuesday, September 1 - Return of 30 level courses and Grade 9 students. Wednesday, September 2 - Return of 20, 30 level courses and Grade 8 students. Thursday, September 3 - Return of Grades 7, 10, 11…

Ardrossan 2020-21 School Information

Posted on: Aug 14 2020

All student timetables for the 2020-21 school year will be available on Saturday, August 15 after 1 p.m. on your PowerSchool portal for viewing. For students, the four-semester, or quarterly, system means…

Year End

Posted on: Jun 29 2020

As we close out the school year, I look back fondly on the memories that the #Bisonherd created in the first two-thirds of the year with the learning together, the kindness and care for each other was…

School Registration Course Selection 2020 - 2021

Posted on: May 5 2020

 School Registration Course Selection for 2020-2021 Current AJS Grade 7 and 8 students, along with our incoming Grade 7 students that are designated to AJS next year, can email a photo or scanned copy…

Alternate Learning Schedule at Ardrossan Jr. Sr. High…

Posted on: Apr 14 2020

Please check the website calendar for the Day 1 or Day 2 schedule. Monday Regular Bell Schedule  Tuesday Regular Bell Schedule  Wednesday Office Hours - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.  Office Hours - 1 p.m. to…

Alternative Learning

Posted on: Mar 23 2020

While in-school classes are cancelled because of the provincial health emergency, Elk Island Public Schools is providing alternative instruction to students through Google Classroom. Visit eips.ca for…

2020-2021 Registration for Ardrossan Junior High

Posted on: Mar 18 2020

Current AJS Grade 7 and 8 students, along with our incoming Grade 7 students that are designated to AJS next year, can email a photo or scanned copy of the completed/signed registration form to our Registrar…

COVID-19 Information

Posted on: Mar 13 2020

Dear Ardrossan Junior Senior High families, As information about COVID-19 is continually expanding, we to ensure all families are provided with up-to-date information from Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS).…

Student Parking

Posted on: Jan 28 2020

NEW- Please fill in the form below online in order to receive your pass. Passes will be available at the lunch hours in Grad Hall the first 2 weeks of school. Please click the link below to access the…

2019

Junior High Interim Digital Report Card

Posted on: Nov 20 2019

A Guide to Creating your new PowerSchool Parent Portal…

Posted on: Sep 4 2019

If you are new to Elk Island Public Schools and need to create a PowerSchool Parent Portal account, please click here for instructions.

Post Secondary Information - myPass

Posted on: Sep 3 2019

myPass is an Alberta Education secure self-service website for high school students to:View and print diploma exam results statements, or order transcripts and more.We have created an easy step-by-step guide…

Changes to the Speed Limit In Front of the School

Posted on: Sep 2 2019

  IMPORTANT CHANGES TO THE SPEED LIMIT ON RANGE ROAD 222: The speed limit on the road is now 60km/h (reduced from 80km/hr). The crosswalk by the old student parking lot on the west side of the road has…

Blessing Bags

Posted on: Jun 19 2019

   

Cafeteria Last Day is June 18th

Posted on: Jun 7 2019