Calendar

Second semester begins

Time: All Day

New student registration 2024-25 opens at 9 a.m.

Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 am

New student registration (grades 1-12) for the 2024-25 school year opens at 9 a.m.

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Kindergarten registration 2024-25 opens at 9 a.m.

Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 am

Kindergarten registration for the 2024-25 school year opens at 9 a.m.

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Early Dismissal: One hour earlier

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

EIPS Ribbon Skirt-Shirt Day

Time: All Day

Indigenous staff and students are encouraged to wear their ribbon shirts and skirts proudly to school. For allies that have been gifted ribbon shirts or skirts, it's an opportunity for them to show their solidarity as well.

North Central Teachers' Convention: No school for students

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Returning student registration 2024-25 opens at 9 a.m.

Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 am

Returning Student Registration for the 2024-25 school year takes place Feb. 8-21, 2024.

All requests to attend a non-designated school in 2024-25 must be submitted during this timeframe. 

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North Central Teachers' Convention: No school for students

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Time: All Day

Random Acts of Kindness Day: February 17 
Random Acts of Kindness Week: February 11-17

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Family Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Central Services closed

Returning student registration 2024-25 closes

Time: All Day

Returning Student Registration for the 2024-25 school year takes place Feb. 8-21, 2024.

All requests to attend a non-designated school in 2024-25 must be submitted during this timeframe. 

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Pink Shirt Day

Time: All Day

Professional Learning Day: No school for students

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Purdy's Fundraiser - Order deadline

Time: All Day

Order Online:https://fundraising.purdys.com/1895040-116807

Customer Number: 74551

Questions? email:jamesmowatlunch@gmail.com

Early Dismissal: One hour earlier

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

New Student Registration Deadline

Time: All Day

  • Deadline for current James Mowat families to submit a new student registration form for any siblings starting at James Mowat in 2024-25 in order to guarantee their spot at the school
  • Deadline for brand new families, living in the James Mowat attendance area, to submit their new student registration forms to be considered in the random selection process

As of March 9, 2024
All K-6 new student registrations, including siblings, are directed to the alternate-designated school, Fort Saskatchewan Elementary—unless space remains available in a particular grade at James Mowat Elementary

Week of Inspirational Math

Time: All Day

EIPS schools will explore all things mathematics during the Week of Inspirational Math (WiM). Students will take part in a variety of inspiring and creative math activities for the week and explore real-world applications of mathematics in a number of professions.

Substitute Appreciation Week

Time: All Day

EIPS is celebrating Substitute Appreciation Week from March 11-15, 2024. Annually, EIPS officially recognizes the professional service our substitute teachers and non-teaching staff provide throughout the Division each day. We encourage schools, boards, families and community members to take a moment this week to tell your valued teaching and non-teaching substitute colleagues how thankful you are for the exceptional services they bring to our school community.

From all of EIPS, thank you for all that you do!

Substitute Appreciation Week

Time: All Day

EIPS is celebrating Substitute Appreciation Week from March 11-15, 2024. Annually, EIPS officially recognizes the professional service our substitute teachers and non-teaching staff provide throughout the Division each day. We encourage schools, boards, families and community members to take a moment this week to tell your valued teaching and non-teaching substitute colleagues how thankful you are for the exceptional services they bring to our school community.

From all of EIPS, thank you for all that you do!

Week of Inspirational Math

Time: All Day

EIPS schools will explore all things mathematics during the Week of Inspirational Math (WiM). Students will take part in a variety of inspiring and creative math activities for the week and explore real-world applications of mathematics in a number of professions.

Substitute Appreciation Week

Time: All Day

EIPS is celebrating Substitute Appreciation Week from March 11-15, 2024. Annually, EIPS officially recognizes the professional service our substitute teachers and non-teaching staff provide throughout the Division each day. We encourage schools, boards, families and community members to take a moment this week to tell your valued teaching and non-teaching substitute colleagues how thankful you are for the exceptional services they bring to our school community.

From all of EIPS, thank you for all that you do!

Week of Inspirational Math

Time: All Day

EIPS schools will explore all things mathematics during the Week of Inspirational Math (WiM). Students will take part in a variety of inspiring and creative math activities for the week and explore real-world applications of mathematics in a number of professions.

Hot Lunch - Order Deadline

Time: All Day

Hot lunch (Pasta Pantry) on Thursday, March 21st for Grades 1-6 and Kindergarten Track B (Tuesday/Thursday).

Please order online at: https://munchalunch.com/schools/jamesmowat/ by March 13th at 11:00pm

Questions? Email: jamesmowatlunch@gmail.com

Substitute Appreciation Week

Time: All Day

EIPS is celebrating Substitute Appreciation Week from March 11-15, 2024. Annually, EIPS officially recognizes the professional service our substitute teachers and non-teaching staff provide throughout the Division each day. We encourage schools, boards, families and community members to take a moment this week to tell your valued teaching and non-teaching substitute colleagues how thankful you are for the exceptional services they bring to our school community.

From all of EIPS, thank you for all that you do!

Week of Inspirational Math

Time: All Day

EIPS schools will explore all things mathematics during the Week of Inspirational Math (WiM). Students will take part in a variety of inspiring and creative math activities for the week and explore real-world applications of mathematics in a number of professions.

Report Cards - elementary and junior high

Time: All Day

Excluding Ardrossan Junior Senior High, Lamont High, SCA Secondary and Vegreville Composite High

Report Cards Published

Time: All Day

Substitute Appreciation Week

Time: All Day

EIPS is celebrating Substitute Appreciation Week from March 11-15, 2024. Annually, EIPS officially recognizes the professional service our substitute teachers and non-teaching staff provide throughout the Division each day. We encourage schools, boards, families and community members to take a moment this week to tell your valued teaching and non-teaching substitute colleagues how thankful you are for the exceptional services they bring to our school community.

From all of EIPS, thank you for all that you do!

Week of Inspirational Math

Time: All Day

EIPS schools will explore all things mathematics during the Week of Inspirational Math (WiM). Students will take part in a variety of inspiring and creative math activities for the week and explore real-world applications of mathematics in a number of professions.

Parent-Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Parent-Teacher Interviews

Time: All Day

Hot Lunch (Pasta Pantry)

Time: All Day

For those that ordered.

School Closure Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Good Friday - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Central Services closed

Spring Break

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Easter Monday - Division closure day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Central Services closed

Early Dismissal: One hour earlier

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Kindergarten - Information Night 5:30-6:30

Time: All Day

Kindergarten Information Night for those registered to attend James Mowat Elementary for Kindergarten in 2024-2025.

Early Dismissal: One hour earlier

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Professional Learning Day: No school for students

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students

Grade 6 PAT: English Language Arts and Literature Part A

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

School Closure Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

School Closure Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Victoria Day - Stat. Holiday

Time: All Day

Schools closed to staff and students

Central Services closed

Intergenerational Day

Time: All Day

Each year on June 1, provinces and territories across Canada celebrate Intergenerational Day. The day showcases the mutual benefits of building relationships across generations.

Learn more

Early Dismissal: One hour earlier

Time: All Day

Students dismissed one hour earlier than usual

Grade 6 PAT: English Language Arts and Literature Part B

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Grade 6 PAT: Mathematics Part(ie) A

Time: 9:00 am - 9:20 am

Grade 6 PAT: Mathematics Part(ie) B

Time: 9:00 am - 10:10 am

Yearbook Order Deadline

Time: All Day

Order your 2023-2024 yearbook through your PowerSchool Parent Portal.

Yearbooks will be available in September 2024.

Grade 6 PAT: Social Studies

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Grade 6 PAT: Science

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

National Indigenous Peoples Day: No exams

Time: All Day

Last day of classes

Time: All Day

Report Cards - elementary and junior high

Time: All Day

Operational Day

Time: All Day

Schools closed to students