One of our greatest priorities is ensuring that all our students arrive safely to school every day.  To improve our safe arrival process, we are adding a new system that will make it easier for you to report – and respond to – school absences of your student.

The new student absence reporting system will let you use a mobile app, a web site, or an interactive toll-free phone line to report an absence in advance. As a result, it will take the school less time to verify student attendance, and less time to begin to notify parents and guardians of absences that were unexpected or unplanned.

This time savings makes it faster and more efficient to account for all students and their safety.

If your student is marked absent and the absence hasn’t been explained in advance, our new SafeArrival system will be able to rapidly contact you by automated phone call, text message, email, or mobile app push notification to get a reason for the absence. Calls and contacts will continue until you choose an option to explain the absence.

This new, automated SafeArrival process is part of our SchoolMessenger notification system from West, and our new SchoolMessenger mobile app for iOS and Android devices. It’ll be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to make it convenient for you to report future absences.

You’ll soon be receiving more details on how to sign up for SafeArrival and we look forward to all families taking part.


Will your child be starting

ECS in the fall?


Please stop in at the school between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and either pick-up or fill out the necessary forms.




Our Mandate:

To improve the life chances of ALL students.


Our Mission:

To create powerful learning environments that inspire excellence in learning and support the wellbeing of all students.


Our Vision:

All students complete their programs with a sense of dignity, purpose and hope.


Must be 5 years old by December 31st.

Please bring your child’s Birth Certificate, Alberta Health Care Card and know your Physical Address (blue 911 sign at end of road) when you come on registration night

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