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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.
Want to Register for EPK?
EICS offers a number of programs for prospective students.
- EPK now offers Pre Kindergaten for ages 3 to 4. Click here for more information & to complete STEP 1 of the Applications process.
- Children who are five years old on or before December 31 2017 can be registered for Kindergarten. Click here for more information
- Students in grades 1 to 12 are welcome to register for their designated schools within the EICS community. Click here to review the boundary maps
Registration for the 2017-2018 School Year opens up on Monday, January 16th.
- including online transportation registration.
EICS Catholic Schools Present Early Childhood Programming
We, at EPK, are changing our French Immersion Catholic Pre-School Program to a French Immersion Catholic Pre-Kindergarten Program. Keep tuned for what these exciting changes include.
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:
- Safe Arrival portal login :Safe Arrival portal login
- Call the parent toll free number: 1-877-246-9970
- 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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ÉPK Weekly - May 15-19, 2017
Posted on May 15 2017
Short week (no school on Friday and Monday), but lots going on. Lots of photos from last week's events. Keep checking our Photo Gallery for new photos. ÉPK Weekly for May 15-19, 2017.
Fact Sheet on Elimination of School Fees
Posted on May 23 2017
Earlier this Spring, EICS announced that we would be using funds from the Alberta Government as part of Bill 1 to further ease the financial burden for our families in a number of ways, including no longer requiring parents to supply…
EICS Parent Information Night - Drug Awareness
Posted on Apr 24 2017
Please join us on Thursday, May 25th beginning at 6:30 p.m. for presentations and an important discussion on drug use within the communities we call home. We will have representatives from the RCMP Drug Unit and Community Policing;…