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2022-2023 School Start Up Information

Posted on June 30 2022

Hello / Bonjour, current and incoming ÉCKS Families If you are interested in registering your child for ÉCKS, our office will be open for registration on September 2  from 9:00 - 3:00.   The first…

School Supply Lists - 2022-2023 School Year

Posted on June 28 2022

Here is the link to the SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS for the 2022-2023 school year! Have a great summer everyone.  

BRSD Literacy and Numeracy Survey Results

Posted on June 22 2022

We appreciate everyone who took the time complete the surveys.  Please click on the link to access a summary of the results.   BRSD Literacy and Numeracy Survey Results 

June Newsletter

Posted on June 14 2022

Check out the latest newsletter here.    

Update from the Superintendent

Posted on June 6 2022

Please take some time to check out the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler, here.  

June 7th - Junior High Regional Track Meet

Posted on June 2 2022

Please check out the Junior High Regional Track Meet here.  

Hockey Academy Registration

Posted on May 19 2022

Here is the information package for parents and students interested in Hockey Academy for the 2022-2023 school year.  Hockey Academy Parent Overview - 2022/2023   Find the Google Form to register for…

Newsletter

Posted on May 10 2022

Check out the latest newsletter here.  

Superintendents Message to Parents - May 2022

Posted on May 4 2022

Here is the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler.   Superintendents Message to Parents - May 2022  

ECCHS Mini Band Festival

Posted on April 26 2022

Please find the link to the Livestream and the schedule for today's mini band festival.  Our Grade 7 and 8 band students will be attending.    Please note,  there will be no spectators permitted…

April 21, 2022 - Junior High Regional Tournament -…

Posted on April 20 2022

The Junior High Badminton events hosted at ECKS are Grade 7 Girls Doubles, Grade 7 Mixed Doubles, Grade 8 Mixed Doubles, and Grade 9 Mixed Doubles.  You will find the Livestream Links here.      …

April 14, 2022 - Junior High Badminton Divisionals…

Posted on April 13 2022

The Junior High Badminton events hosted at ECKS are Grade 7 Girls Doubles, Grade 7 Mixed Doubles, Grade 8 Mixed Doubles, and Grade 9 Mixed Doubles.  You will find the Livestream Links here.      …

April 11th Newsletter

Posted on April 11 2022

Check out our latest newsletter here!  

Message from the Superintendent - April 2022

Posted on April 4 2022

Check out the latest message from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler, below.     Superintendent's Message to Parents - April, 2022

Message from the Superintendent

Posted on March 11 2022

Please check out the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler, below.  Message from the Superintendent - March 10, 2022

March 7th Newsletter

Posted on March 7 2022

Check out the latest newsletter here!

Letter from the Superintendent

Posted on February 9 2022

Please see the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler below. Message to Parents - Feb. 9th, 2022

Newsletter - February 7th

Posted on February 7 2022

Please check out our latest newsletter here.  

ECKS Team Red Basketball Tournament January, 22nd…

Posted on January 21 2022

Check out live basketball action here. Games are scheduled to start at 9:00AM.

ECKS Team Red Basketball Tournament Friday, January…

Posted on January 21 2022

Check out live basketball action here. Games are scheduled to start at 12:00PM.

ECKS - Team White vs Bashaw - Jan 20, 2022

Posted on January 19 2022

Check the basketball action here. The game is scheduled to start at 5:00. 

ECKS - Intersquad game

Posted on January 18 2022

Here is the link to the ECKS intersquad game!  

January Newsletter

Posted on January 17 2022

Check out our latest newsletter here.  

Hay Lakes Basketball Tournament Schedule

Posted on January 12 2022

Please check out the schedule for this weekend's basketball tournament in Hay Lakes.  Hay Lakes Basketball Tournament 2022 

Winter break has been extended

Posted on January 2 2022

Winter break has been extended to January 10th for all Alberta students. Please see the letter sent out by Dr. Rita Marler, Superintendent of Schools for the Battle River School Division.  

2021

December Newsletter

Posted on December 13 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here.

PowerSchool Parent Portal Access Link

Posted on November 16 2021

PowerSchool Parent Portal Access Link

PowerSchool Parent Portal Registration and Access…

Posted on November 16 2021

Welcome to our new PowerSchool Parent Portal where you will have access to real-time assessment regarding your child's learning. In this folder you will find written instructions as well as video tutorials…

Newsletter

Posted on November 8 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here!  

Important information for parents

Posted on October 19 2021

Hello parents and guardians.  Please see the letter below from BRSD Board Chair, Karen Belich, and Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler about some new temporary measures that are being put into…

ECKS - Volleyball Action - October 15- 16, 2021

Posted on October 15 2021

The link to the schedule along with the links to the LiveStream for each court is below!  Enjoy!   ECKS Tournament - October 15-16, 2021     Friday Links Court 1 Court 2    Saturday Links Court…

October 14th, Newsletter

Posted on October 14 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here.

Update from the Superintendent

Posted on October 8 2021

Check out the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler here.   

October 5th Newsletter

Posted on October 5 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here.

Newsletter - September 27th

Posted on September 27 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here. There is information regarding the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, picture day, school spirit wear, volleyball, and highlights from our most recent Parent…

Update from AHS- September 23rd, 2021

Posted on September 23 2021

Please take time to read the latest update from Alberta Health Services about the current situation in our school.   Outbreak Letter - Sept 23, 2021

School Pictures - Friday, October 8, 2021

Posted on September 22 2021

School pictures have been scheduled for Friday, October 8, 2021.

September 19th - Letter to Families

Posted on September 19 2021

Hello ÉCKS School Family Please see the letter below for some of the changes that will be occurring after the September 15th announcement about health restrictions by the province.  September 19th -…

Message from our Superintendent - Sept. 10, 2021

Posted on September 10 2021

Hello parents and guardians,  Please see the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler. Message from our Superintendent - Sept. 10, 2021  

August 31st Newsletter

Posted on August 31 2021

Good morning, ECKS families,  Check out the first newsletter of the year for the latest updates!   Please note, the back-to-school plan that was sent out via email yesterday was that of 2020-2021.…

Student Entrances - 2021-2022

Posted on August 31 2021

Check out the document below for our student entrances for the 2021-2022 School year! Student Entrances - 2021-2022  

June 18th Newsletter

Posted on June 18 2021

Please take some time to check out our latest newsletter here.  There is important information about staffing updates for 2021-2022 school year, Mrs. Tomkow's retirement, and student mental health information…

Letter from the Chief Medical Officer of Health

Posted on June 9 2021

Hello parents and guardians Please take some time to read the letter below from Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's Chief Medical Officer of Health. Message from the Chief Medical Officer June 2021 ECKS Admin

Soccer and Hockey Academy Registration now open!

Posted on June 8 2021

Hello parents and guardians,  If your child is interested in being part of our Soccer or Hockey Academy, please fill out the respective form!   Registration for Hockey Academy ends June 22nd. Registration…

Update from the Superintendent - June 1st

Posted on June 1 2021

Good afternoon parents and guardians, Please see below the latest update from Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler. Update from the Superintendent - June 1st Thank you and take care ÉCKS Admin

Newsletter - May 21st

Posted on May 21 2021

Hello parents and guardians! We are very excited to have students back in our building starting on Tuesday.   Please take some time to check out our latest newsletter.  It has updates on the school…

Remote Learning Update

Posted on May 5 2021

Hello ÉCKS School Family. All schools in Alberta are being temporarily shifted to online learning at the end of this week, based on a decision by the Provincial Government. As our school is already doing…

Newseltter

Posted on May 5 2021

Hello parents and guardians!  Please check out our latest newsletter here

BRSD Numeracy and Literacy Survey

Posted on May 3 2021

Dear Parents / Guardians of BRSD students. We would like to hear your thoughts on how our literacy and numeracy programs are supporting student success. As well, we would value your suggestions on student…

Update to parents - April 30th, 2021

Posted on April 30 2021

Hello parents and guardians,   Please take some time to read the letter from the school regarding the continuation of online learning until May 14th for all ÉCKS students.    Update - April 30th,…

April 20th - Newsletter

Posted on April 20 2021

Hello parents and guardians, Please check out the latest newsletter with an update on our current COVID-19 situation at ECKS.  As well, there are some great wellness packages from our MHCB team to help…

Important notice to parents - April 18th, 2021

Posted on April 18 2021

Hello parents and guardians,  Please see the latest update from the school administration. Parent Message - April 18th Take care, ÉCKS Admin

Important notice to parents - April 16th, 2021

Posted on April 16 2021

Hello parents and guardians, Please see the attached letter to parents from the ÉCKS administration.  Letter to parents - April 16th. 2021

AHS Notice - April 13th, 2021

Posted on April 13 2021

Hello parents and guardians, Please check the link below for an update from Alberta Health Services regarding the recent cases at Charlie Killam School.  AHS Notice - April 13th, 2021   Thank you ECKS…

Newsletter - April 12th

Posted on April 12 2021

Check out our latest newsletter! April Newsletter  

Important Parent Update - April 12th

Posted on April 12 2021

Hello parents and guardians Please see the latest update regarding a positive case of COVID-19 at Charlie Killam School.  April 12th, 2021 Message to Parents Please remember that if you have not been…

Parent Update - April 9th

Posted on April 9 2021

Hello parents and guardians, Please take some time to read the update about a positive Covid case in our school.  Parent Letter - April 9th, 2021 Thank you for your continued support. ÉCKS Admin

April 6th Update from the Superintendent

Posted on April 6 2021

Good evening parents, Welcome back from Spring Break.  We were very happy to see all students today.  Please take some time to check out the latest update from BRSD Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita…

March 10th Newsletter

Posted on March 10 2021

Hello ÉCKS community  Please check out the link below to see our latest newsletter! Newsletter Have a great week!

Update from the Superintendent - March 1st

Posted on March 2 2021

Good morning ÉCKS community! Please take some time to check out our latest update from the Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler. Parent Message - March 1st  

Newsletter - February 23rd

Posted on February 23 2021

Hello ÉCKS community! Check out our latest newsletter here!  There are updates about our upcoming photo day, a new daily checklist, and tonight's school council meeting! Check it out here

February Newsletter

Posted on February 11 2021

Hello ÉCKS community! Check out the latest information in our newsletter.  We have included reminders about cold weather, updates from our latest Parent Council meeting, and information about school…

Update from the Superintendent - January 29th

Posted on January 29 2021

Hello ÉCKS community! Check out the document below to see the latest update from our Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Rita Marler.   Parent Message - January 29th  

January 26th Newsletter update

Posted on January 26 2021

Hello ÉCKS Families We have some more information for you that we thought it might be good to send out another newsletter this month.  There is a survey looking for feedback from parents about the quarter…

January newsletter

Posted on January 18 2021

Check out our latest newsletter here!  

Soccer Academy Update - January 2021

Posted on January 18 2021

Hello ÉCKS School community Please take a few minutes to check out the update on our Soccer Academy for the 2020-2021 school year. Soccer Academy Update - January 2021 ÉCKS Administration

Update from the Superintendent

Posted on January 8 2021

Hello parents and welcome back!   Here is the latest update from our Superintendent, Rita Marler.  We are looking forward to seeing all our students on Monday!

2020

December Newsletter

Posted on December 18 2020

Check out our latest newsletter here Have a great holiday everyone!  

Message to our school community - December 6th, 2020

Posted on December 6 2020

Hello parents and guardians, Please refer to the document below for an important update from the school.   Message to parents - December 6th, 2020

Message to our school community - December 2nd, 2020

Posted on December 2 2020

Hello parents and guardians, Please refer to the document below for an important update from the school.   Message to Parents - December 2nd, 2020

Message to our school community - December 1st, 2020

Posted on December 1 2020

Hello parents and guardians, Please refer to the document below for an important update from the school.   Message to Parents - December 1st, 2020  

Message to Parents from Administration - November…

Posted on November 26 2020

Hello ÉCKS families! Check out the letter below for an update from the school administration team! Nov. 26th - Message to Parents from Administration

Message from our Superintendent - Nov. 25th

Posted on November 25 2020

Hello parents and guardians Please see the attached message to parents from Superintendent Rita Marler.  Parent Message - November 25th   ÉCKS Admin Team

Nov. 15th - Update to Families

Posted on November 15 2020

Hello parents and guardians, Please consult the link below for an update from the school administration.  COVID 19 - Nov. 15th Update   ECKS Admin Team

November 12th - Message to parents

Posted on November 12 2020

Hello parents Please reference the following two important attachments regarding COVID-19. Covid 19 Message To Parents November 12, 2020 Covid 19 Close contact flow chart  

Message from our Superintendent

Posted on November 4 2020

Please take some time to read the update from our Superintendent Mrs. Rita Marler

Online Book Fair

Posted on November 3 2020

Make sure you take some time to check out our Online Book Fair.  All orders of $35 receive free standard shipping! Book Fair Link

Important Information - COVID 19

Posted on November 1 2020

Hello parents and guardians. Please take some time to read the following letter which contains important information regarding COVID 19.   COVID 19 - Message to Parents   Thank you ÉCKS Admin Team…

Newsletter - October 21st

Posted on October 21 2020

Check out our latest newsletter for information about Halloween, the new Daily Self Assessment Guide and much more! Newsletter

Newsletter

Posted on September 14 2020

Check out our latest newsletter!  There is lots of information about our start-up, and a new section where one student shares her experience over the first week.    

Update from our Superintendent - Sept. 3rd

Posted on September 3 2020

Hello parents and guardians!   Please click on the link below to see the latest message from Superintendent Rita Marler. Superintendent Update - Sept. 3

2020-2021 Student Entrances

Posted on August 29 2020

This year, in order to help with social distancing, students will enter and exit the school through different doors depending on their homeroom. This map shows how students will enter and exit the school.  …

Re-entry information

Posted on August 26 2020

Hello students, parents and guardians!   Welcome back to "Our House" for the 2020-2021 school year.  We know that you may have questions about what re-entry will look like here at ÉCKS, so please…

Welcome video for incoming Grade 6 students!

Posted on May 5 2020

Hi everyone!   Even in these changing times, we are still thinking forward to next year, and we want to make sure all of our incoming students know as much about "Our House" as possible.  We are going…

How to use Google Meet

Posted on March 20 2020

Good morning parents and students! Our staff has been very busy this week figuring out our new normal.  One of the things they have been working on has been figuring out how to use Google Meet.  It…

2019

ECKS Spirit Wear

Posted on November 21 2019

Entripy Shops is the official online shopping portal for Ecole Charlie Killam School. In our store, you can see a wide variety of products and brands. Every item is completely customizable to show off…

The Rootinest, Tootinest Teacher!

Posted on October 31 2019

In addition to being a terrific teacher, our very own Mr. McCarroll is also one of the top team-ropers in the country! Mr. McCarroll and his brother are perennial contenders at the Canadian Finals Rodeo!…

HELP SHEET: Online Payments

Posted on September 30 2019

HELP SHEET: Online Payments