Our School

Grades Taught

K to 4

About

Junior Entry/Pre Kindergarten to Grade 4

Introduction

Children First

The foundation for all learning experiences take place in a Christ centered environment where our Catholic Faith is celebrated.

We are committed to making a difference through our commitment to academic excellence and a progressive philosophy of education within the context of a 21st century school.  We practice a collaborative, responsive -- quality learning environment that focuses on meeting the needs of all students everyday.

At St. Patrick Catholic school you will find:

  • We place 'children first' in all decisions
  • Excellent teachers
  • Focus on: Literacy and Numeracy and Physical Literacy
  • Students are treated with dignity and respect
  • Fun, Caring and Safe Atmosphere
  • Active parent community, involvement is encouraged
  • Fine Arts: Music & Art
  • Learning Commons
  • Technology in all classrooms
  • Comprehensive Guidance and Counselling
  • Tinkerlab - New for next year

Principal

Principal: Bob Charchun

Assistant Principal: Michelle Nanias

Motto

Imagine...Believe...Achieve...

Imagine...sparking creativity and exploration in student learning.

Believe...our belief in Jesus Christ and His Gospel teachings.

Achieve...creating an optimal learning environment for our students.

Beliefs

The Staff of St. Patrick Catholic Elementary School Believe in:

  • providing instruction and experiences which enhance and enrich our faith
  • creating in each child a positive self image
  • creating a climate where each child can grow in love
  • guiding/fostering intellectual development
  • fostering a spirit of community
  • meeting the physical and emotional needs of the individual
  • providing work and play experiences which teach co-operation and sportsmanship
  • setting a positive example for students to follow disciplining students with dignity and fairness.

Programs and Services

Junior Entry (3 Year Old) Program
4-day Pre-K
Full-Day Kindergarten on Alternate Days 
Hockey Academy

Our School

St. Patrick Catholic Elementary School resides within the family of Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) and is part of Alberta's publicly-funded education system. St. Patrick is an engaged and active learning community, providing 21st century, quality Catholic education for students in Kindergarten to Grade 4.

St. Patrick also offers Pre-Kindergarten programming for both three and four year olds.

St. Patrick has a well-deserved reputation for excellence in academics and close working relationships with parents and the community. In our child-centered environment, dedicated staff help students reach their full potential by recognizing the uniqueness of each and fostering feelings of self-worth and respect for others. Students are encouraged to accept responsibility for their own learning and behavior.

Our Catholic faith is permeated through classes, celebrations, prayer, and our relationships.

Our Motto

Imagine...Believe...Achieve...

Imagine...sparking creativity and exploration in student learning.

Believe...our belief in Jesus Christ and his Gospel teachings.

Achieve...creating an optimal learning environment for our students.

Our Mission

"With Christ, our students will grow in faith, knowledge, and commitment as lifelong learners."

Our Beliefs

We Believe:

  • that Jesus Christ and his teachings are the foundation and core of our Catholic Community.
  • that we live out the Catholic faith through our words and actions.
  • that Catholic education is a shared responsibility between home, school, parish and community.
  • that a positive learning environment promotes student engagement and individual success.
  • that a quality education within an inclusive learning environment is a continuing process that develops the whole child.

EICS School Division Faith Theme

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We are all Gods Masterpiece-EICS is joining forces to raise awareness and money for Valeda House in Edmonton. Valeda House offers refuge for homeless women who are expecting or who have young children. St. Patrick School will be looking at ways we can support this initiative as well. Stay tuned as our students will be making efforts to support these women in need.