NEXT STEP offers a wide variety of programming and course selections to assist students in meeting their educational needs. Whether you want to become a full or part-time student in one of our junior or senior high programs, are interested in home education or are an adult learner, we provide alternative choices for academic success.
Registration is available to all students. Find registration information about your preferred location under the individual campus tabs above.
Please note: Elk Island Public School students wishing to co-register with their current school and Next Step should meet with administration at their current school to request a referral. We welcome all other students to inquire about how our learning environment could meet your needs.
Did You Know?
At Next Step our goals are to:
- DIFFERENTIATE our teaching and learning experiences to ENGAGE our students in their learning
- CONNECT our students to school and community by building TRUST and RELATIONSHIPS
- TEACH students to read for understanding for improved LITERACY
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,…
EIPS Students Test Their Literacy Knowledge at This Year’s Battle of the Books
Posted on Apr 28 2017
Sherwood Park, AB. — On May 1, close to 70 students from Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) in grades 4 to 6 will go head-to-head in the second annual Battle of the Books competition at Glen Allan Elementary. Since September, students…