Welcome to École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School
Welcome and "bienvenue" to École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School
Success for All ~ le succès à la portée de tous
The École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School community believes that all students can succeed in our respectful, safe and caring learning environment.La communauté de l'école Adrossan Elementary School croît que chaque élève peut réussir dans un environnement d'apprentissage entouré de respect, de sécurité et de soins.
We believe that the École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School provides an exemplary learning environment that fosters success through:
-a warm, welcoming, caring and respectful school community
-meaningful learning experiences for all
-high expectations for academics, behavior and citizenship
-a strong focus on Character Education
-diversified programs which allow students to achieve to their full potential
-the recognition of individual differences, interests and abilities
-language learning opportunities in French Immersion and French as a Second Language
-a love of life-long learning
-a respectful and collaborative active partnership between students, staff, parents and our community
-the use of 21st Century technology to develop learning
-respectful and kind behavior of students
-best practices in teaching, assessment and instruction.
If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact the office at 780-922-2066 and someone would be happy to help you!
Our students, parents and teachers work collaboratively and supportively to develop their potential in an environment based on trust, respect and hope. Students are supported through conflict resolution skills and character education. It is a place where people are filled with a positive outlook on life; it is a place where people work hard, celebrate their accomplishments and provide support during difficult times.
École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School, a dual-track school offering both a regular English program and a French Immersion program, is located 10 minutes east of Sherwood Park. All but a few of the approximately 500 students are bussed to school, and come from acreages and farms and communities in the surrounding area. Since this is the designated French Immersion School for this area, a number of out of boundary students attend here to take advantage of the French Immersion Program, K-6. French Immersion Junior High and Senior High programs are also available at the nearby Jr. / Sr. High School. The school houses a system programs as well: REACH (Resources in Early Childhood) Program.
École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School is known for its strong emphasis on academics. The teachers and support staff work closely with parents to provide learning opportunities for all students.
École Élémentaire Ardrossan Elementary School offers a variety of opportunities for students to maximize their achievements in the areas of fine arts, academics and physical education. We offer a Daily Physical Activity program to encourage the development of a healthy lifestyle. We are very proud of our students and their achievements.
To find your Designated School, use the Versatrans e-Link tool on EIPS' website at http://www.eips.ca
Any questions about registration can be directed to our office at 780-922-2066 or through the email contact form on this site. Additional information is also available at Elk Island Public Schools by calling 780-464-3477.
Parent / Student Handbook
A copy of our Parent / Student Handbook can be downloaded from the About Us Section under documents.
Bison Tales Newsletters
Be sure to check out our Bison Tales newsletters!
They can be downloaded under the About Us tab / Documents / Newsletters.
Links and Resources
Yes! You Can! Information and Inspiration for French Immersion Parents
Canadian Parents for French
French editing website
Le carrefour Bookstore
Conjugate verbs en français
Promotes french reading and writing
Water, Waste, Energy
New Food Guide
Save our planet
Free computer resources to Support Student Learning
www.gamequarium.com (games and activities, including ebooks)
www.funbrain.com (math, grammar, reading, & games)
www.mathfactcafe.com (math facts)
www.mathplayground.com (includes word problems)
www.wittycomics.com (make your own comic book)
www.blogger.com (create your own blog)
www.thekidzpage.com (games and puzzles)
www.wordle.net (construct your own Wordles to practice spelling and vocabulary)
www.mathisfun.com (games and logic)
www.2learn.ca/kids (Alberta Government sponsored website to support learning objectives of the Alberta Curriculum in most subject areas)