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École Père Kenneth Kearns Catholic School (EPK) resides within the family of Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) and is part of Alberta's publicly-funded education system. 

ÉPK celebrates its uniqueness as the only Kindergarten to Grade 4 Catholic French Immersion school in Sherwood Park, providing 21st century, quality Catholic education to students. Parents, staff and students work collaboratively, with Christ as our guide, to ensure the success of each student.

Our efforts are focused on the individual needs of each learner.  We foster language learning in a faith-filled environment where students can lead a spiritually rich life. Students are encouraged to live out their faith through their words, actions, and interactions.

Kindergarten Registration

Elk Island Catholic Schools and Elk Island Public Schools have worked together to arrange for the same opening date for kindergarten registration for the upcoming 2017 school year.  Both Divisions will have the first day to register kindergarten students for the 2017 school year on Monday, January 16, 2017.  Click here for more details.

ÉPK is offering three French Immersion Catholic Kindergarten programs for the 2017-2018 school year: 

  1. Morning Kindergarten: 5 days a week
  2. Progressive Kindergarten: Mornings, 5 days a week, and full days, 5 days a week for April, May, and June. **additional fee**
  3. Full Day Kindergarten: Tuesdays, Thursdays and rotating Fridays, full days.

OPEN HOUSE INFORMATION : February 15th at 7pm

Report Absences

EPK is piloting a new way for parents to report absences using 'Safe Arrival' software.  You can access through the APP for mobile devices, phone access, or web site.  Please click on the link for more detailed information. Safe Arrival Letter

Report your child absent

If your child is going to be absent, notify the school by:

  1. Safe Arrival portal login :Safe Arrival portal login
  2. Call the parent toll free number: 1-877-246-9970
  3. Report the absence through the smartphone mobile App: safearrival

If you require assistance or need username/password, please contact the school.

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