Basketball Tryouts Coming Soon!
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Jr. Boys - Thursday, November 29. 7:00-8:15am
Jr. Girls - Thursday, November 29. 3:00-4:30pm
Sr. Girls - Thursday, November 29. 4:30-6:00pm
Sr. Boys - Friday, November 30. 3:00-4:30pm
Drop in Basketball
November 20 and November 22
7:00am - 8:15am
Your Future: Post-Secondary and Career Fair — 40+ Exhibitors. Together in One Place.
Thinking about attending post-secondary school after graduation? Not sure on the career or sector? Plan to attend this year’s Your Future: Post-Secondary and Career Fair on Nov. 22, 2018.
Hosted by Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS), in partnership with the Educational Liaison Association of Alberta, Your Future is an annual educational fair that brings together more than 40 colleges, universities, polytechnic and private schools, and sector experts in one place—the largest event of its kind in Alberta.
The event is free and open to all students in grades 9 through 12 from both EIPS and Elk Island Catholic Schools. Both students and family members will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from each attending post-secondary institutions; ask question; talk to experts about various career sectors; learn about future career trends; and much more.
Date: Nov. 22, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre
2100 Premier Way, Sherwood Park
Visit www.eips.ca/students/your-future for a detailed list of exhibitors.
Caregiver Education Series
The Division, in partnership with Strathcona County and Elk Island Catholic Schools, is hosting a series of caregiver information sessions focused on ways to support students’ mental health. The free sessions provide parents, caregivers, teachers and community members with information about challenges that can impact children and adolescents. Some of the session topics include: dealing with anxiety, teenagers and technology, cannabis, understanding depression and self-injury, test anxiety, building executive functioning skills, and limit setting.
Visit the Division calendar to see all scheduled caregiver sessions.
Opioids Don’t Discriminate: An Interactive Experience
From November 5-9, Strathcona County will be hosting a public education event regarding the ongoing opioid crisis. The event is open to students, parents, teachers and community members. Using real stories and statistics from the local community, participants will learn about the science of addiction, as well as the psychology of those struggling with substance-abuse, challenging them to re-consider what they think they know about drug-use.
To learn more, or to book a large group session, click here.
Dates: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Times: Monday, November 5: 2:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesday, November 6: 2 p.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday, November 7: 2 p.m.-9 p.m.
Thursday, November 8: 2 p.m.-7 p.m.
Friday, November 9: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: Strathcona County Community Centre’s Agora
401 Festival Lane, Sherwood Park
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