Reviewing outstanding school fees
The school fee information visible on the PowerSchool app may not accurately reflect your family’s outstanding fees. Please log in to the desktop version of the PowerSchool Parent Portal and click the Student Fees tab at the top of the left-hand navigation menu to view the correct amount owing.
Summer School Registration
Registration for high school summer school courses is now open for both classroom-based and self-directed courses.
If you are interested in classroom based summer school, please register online at https://eipscontinuinged.ca/ and click on "Registration Info" then "Summer School (Credit Courses)".
If you are interested in self-directed coursework at our Outreach location, please register in person Monday to Friday from 9 am - 12:30 pm. We are located at 1604, Sherwood Drive, Sherwood Park.
Summer Hours at Elk Island Public Schools
Sherwood Park Next Step will be open for Summer School from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for the following dates: July 3-6, 9-12, 16-19, and 23-26. Next Step Continuing Education will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on July 3-13 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 17-27. Our Fort Saskatchewan and Vegreville sites will be closed. Our four sites will reopen on August 31 at 9 a.m. If you have any school-related questions or concerns while the school is closed, contact the Central Office at Elk Island Public School—the office is open all summer to complete year-end activities and prepare for the 2018-19 school year.
EIPS Central Office Summer Hours (July and August)
Open Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Address 683 Wye Rd., Sherwood Park
Closed Monday, July 2 Canada Day
Closed Monday, August 6 Heritage Day
NOTE: Student Transportation will also remain open during the summer months and operate during the same hours as Central Office. Student Transportation can’t accept in-person transportation payments on the days it’s closed.
Elk Island Public Schools Calendar
EIPS has released the 2018-2019 School Calendar.
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.
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
2017-2018 Guide to Reporting Student Achievement
Next Step is pleased to provide our updated Guide to Reporting Student Achievement for the 2017-2018 school year. If you have further questions regarding student assessment and reporting, please contact your teacher.
Superintendent Message: Practical alternative
Posted on Feb 20 2018
Sometimes we need to think outside the box, or differently, to see new possibilities People often say they wish they knew in high school what they know today, or even, were more aware of what they were passionate about. It’s that…
EIPS RAP Information Session: Gain work experience and diploma credits all at the same time
Posted on Feb 15 2018
Sherwood Park, AB. — Students, families, community members and media are invited to attend an upcoming information session about Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP), an opportunity offered…