News

New Registrations

Posted on May 16 2021

École Rocky Elementary is accepting registrations for the current 2020/2021 & upcoming 2021/2022 school year. French and English Immersion programs available Pre-K (aged 4 by Dec 31) Kindergarten (aged…

Music at ÉRE

Posted on June 2 2021

  Freeze Dance!    

ÉRE TV May 2021

Posted on May 28 2021

A busy ÉRE TV today as we celebrate May 2021: Career Day Photos Kindergarten Butterfly Project Career Interview with Mrs. Zalasky Career Interview with the Library Fish Student of the Month Awards Sell…

School Council June 2, 2021

Posted on May 27 2021

The next School Council Meeting is June 2, 2021, 12 noon.  We need you! A healthy School Council is a healthy school. Please join virtually using the ZOOM video conference link: https://tinyurl.com/ERESchoolCouncil password:…

French Immersion at ÉRE

Posted on May 26 2021

We are now accepting registrations for our 2021/22 Kindergarten and Grade 1 French Immersion programs! Your child could be bilingual! Our program was established in 1986 - 35 years of French Immersion…

Video Announcements with Mr. Bowman

Posted on May 19 2021

Morning Announcements with Mr. Bowman May 20, 2021 ÉRE Announcements May 20, 2021 Welcome Mr. Bowman's son Nash Big News - We will return to in-person learning on Tuesday, May 25 The School Portables…

PreK/K Virtual Open House

Posted on May 10 2021

Do you have a child turning 4 or 5 in 2021? Join us for a WRSD PreK & Kindergarten Open Virtual House in Rocky Mountain House. Rocky Christian School on May 11, 2021 - Register here: https://forms.gle/DUZAaHouGMnkEuBp9…

Remote Learning starts May 10

Posted on May 7 2021

ÉRE will move to remote learning on May 10, 2021. Please see the following letter to share school expectations during this time: May 7 Parent Letter

ÉRE TV April 2021

Posted on May 1 2021

ÉRE TV April Episode This month, grade 4 students Grace and Bronwyn bring the laughs fast and furious in their production of "Welcome to ÉRE Hair". Also see in this episode: The creative student designs…

COVID19 updates - Apr 19, 2020

Posted on April 19 2021

April 19, 2021 Dear ÉRE Parents and Guardians, I am sharing an attached letter that indicates Alberta Health is investigating a case of COVID associated with our school community.  While I can't share…

"Sell My School"

Posted on April 18 2021

"Sell My School" The next school activity in our ramp up to celebrating 100 years of learning is the "Sell My School" project as it was introduced in the March ÉRE TV. Students, families, and alumni…

ÉRE TV March 2021 - Sports Edition

Posted on March 31 2021

Here is the March 2021 edition of ÉRE TV. Jersey Day Pictures Welcome It's a Book Awards Leprechaun Flashback Sell My School Project Plays of the Month review video Special Guest reminding us to Be Kind…

Grade 4 & 5 Accountability Survey

Posted on March 23 2021

Dear Parent/Guardians of Grade 4 & 5 students, You have likely received Alberta Education's annual survey requesting your voice in education. Your feedback is very important to us and responses collected…

Make It Sow - School Society Fundraiser Due: Feb 26

Posted on February 23 2021

If you are looking to get an early start on your garden, this is the fundraiser for you! Please see the package for all the information for this School Society fundraiser with funds raised going towards…

Fire Alarm Feb 5

Posted on February 6 2021

On Friday, Feb 5, we had an unscheduled fire alarm at 9:15 am. We quickly evacuated the school and moved to the Tamarack Motor Inn to shelter in place until the fire department isolated the issue (a malfunctioning…

ÉRE TV January 2021

Posted on January 31 2021

In this episode of ÉRE TV: Beach Day Highlights ÉRE Fish Story January Student's of the Month 100 years of learning projects January 2021 Month in Review Video  

ÉRE Tile Mosaic Centennial Project

Posted on January 12 2021

ÉRE Centennial Tile Mosaic Project Help us design a School Art Project to celebrate 100 years of learning on this school site. Our entire school will have a part in creating a piece of art that is bigger…

2020

ÉRE TV December 2020 & Christmas Concert!

Posted on December 18 2020

ÉRE TV presents the December 2020 Assembly and Christmas Concert It just didn't feel right to go without a Christmas Concert so every class recorded a short presentation to share some holiday cheer.…

ÉRE TV for November 2020

Posted on November 29 2020

Our school assemblies have morphed into ÉRE TV. Here is the episode for November 2020 announcing the November Award winners and a November in Review slide show.

ÉRE Book Fair Nov 24-26

Posted on November 21 2020

The ÉRE Book Fair is coming soon! Nov 24, 25, and 26. Students will visit the Book Fair during class time and can purchase books during that visit. We will run a Virtual Book Fair at the same time as…

Remembrance Assembly 2020

Posted on November 18 2020

Today, ÉRE paused in remembrance of the those that lived and died during wartime and the freedoms they have provided us. A big thank you to Mrs. Maxwell who shared the medals her father was awarded during…

ÉRE October 2020 Virtual Assembly

Posted on October 30 2020

We had a spookatcular virtual assembly today featuring: - 2S Tie Selling Project - Students of the Month - Halloween Costume Parade - Minute to Win It - October Month in Review Video - 99 years and counting…

99 years and counting. . .

Posted on October 29 2020

On this grandparents day, we are making a special school event announcement. For 99 years, a school has operated on this site. We have been looking through the history books. In the year 2000, we renamed…

November Hot Lunch

Posted on October 28 2020

November Hot Lunch Orders are Due Oct 28/20 Thursday, November 5 - Panago Pizza Thursday, November 19 - Boston Pizza Thursday, November 26 - Subway Ordering information can be found on our school website:…

September 2020 Virtual Assembly

Posted on October 1 2020

ÉRE September 2020 Virtual Assembly Video • Welcome • Land Acknowledgement • O Canada • What is Orange Shirt Day • 3/4S Stained Glass Project • Student of the Month Awards • 3/4G Readers…

Terry Fox Run, Sept 25, 1:45 pm

Posted on September 23 2020

ÉRE will run their annual Terry Fox Run on Friday, Sept 25, 1:45 pm on the ÉRE playground. This is the 40th year of Terry Fox Runs after Terry started the Marathon of Hope in 1980. During the Marathon…

School Parking and Classroom Entrances/Exits

Posted on August 28 2020

School parking & Classroom Entrances/Exits We are excited for the start of school on Monday, Aug 31. Like most schools, we have limited parking around our school which is often over capacity before and…

Staggered Start Updates August 26

Posted on August 26 2020

Staggered Start Update: Friday, September 4 has been updated as a non-instructional day in Wild Rose as we work towards a safe school return and the implementation of several additional health and safety…

School Office Hours Aug 24-28

Posted on August 23 2020

Our school office reopens this week! Office Hours - Aug 24-28 - 9 am - 3 pm Class cohort information was shared to the parent e-mail on file last week. If you did not receive the e-mail (check your spam),…

School Re-Entry Plan

Posted on August 7 2020

Our team is excited to welcome students back to in-classroom learning this fall. Of course, there will be many additional health and safety measures implemented to assist us in having a safe school start…

2019/20 Year in Review Video

Posted on June 29 2020

ÉRE 2019-20 Year in Review Video! The year ended differently than planned, but looking back over the year, it was one to remember positively for so many reasons: Terry Fox Run, Orange Shirt Day, Grandparents'…

2019/2020 Grade 5 Farewell Video

Posted on June 26 2020

Proudly presenting the 2019/20 grade 5 class from ÉRE! We are extremely proud of you and know you will continue doing amazing things. All our best as you start your middle school journey. Have a great…

2020 Graduating Kindergarten Classes!

Posted on June 18 2020

We are so proud of these little people with big dreams! Congratulations! Félicitations! Mme. Morin's Kindergarten Class Mrs. Kirkwood's Kindergarten Class

ÉRE Item Return

Posted on June 14 2020

As students submit their final assignments, we are asking that all school-owned items be returned to the school this week (June 15-19). If you have a Chromebook or library book or anything else borrowed…

ÉRE Virtual Talent Show

Posted on June 12 2020

Hello ÉRE. Our Virtual Talent Show is now open. Check it out at: https://flipgrid.com/33d48b30 Thank you to Mrs. McLaughlin for coordinating the event for the school.  

French Story Time / L'heure du conte en français

Posted on June 11 2020

Every Thursday at 11 am, ÉRE teachers are sharing a story in French! June 11, 2020 Mme Russell June 4, 2020 Mme Morin   May 28, 2020 Mlle Bolton reads On A Un Probleme Avec Lilou La Loutre   May 21,…

Fish in Schools (FinS) program

Posted on June 5 2020

The École Rocky Elementary library has been home to more than just books the past 5 months. In mid-January, we took delivery of a vial of 65 rainbow trout eggs. After a week of nurturing the eggs,…

Story Diva Time with Mrs. Allen

Posted on June 3 2020

Mrs. Allen is now posting live videos every Wednesday at 11 am on Facebook Live. If you miss them live, you can see them here: Story Diva Time

Jumping with Mrs. Turner

Posted on June 3 2020

Jumping with Mrs. Turner June 3, 2020 Mrs. Turner shares some soccer tips! Jumping with Mrs. Turner May 20, 2020 Mrs. Turner shares some great jump rope activities during our Jump Rope for Heart Week

May 2020 Video Assembly

Posted on May 29 2020

April Video Assembly

Posted on April 30 2020

April 2020 Video Assembly    

Happy Easter from ÉRE

Posted on April 10 2020

WRSD announces ÉRE Teacher as Edwin Parr Nominee

Posted on April 6 2020

Wild Rose School Division is excited to announce Lauren Bolton as the WRSD representative for the Zone 4 Edwin Parr Award which is handed out on a yearly basis to first-year teachers who show exemplary…

Hello from Mrs. Allen

Posted on April 5 2020

Our very own Story Diva Mrs. Allen says hello and invites you to join her every Wednesday for a new video.

March 2020 Video Assembly

Posted on March 31 2020

The first ever Video Assembly at École Rocky Elementary! We are bringing the assembly to you during this time of self isolation. This video features: - Jersey Day - March Student of the Month Awards…

Family Wellness Worker

Posted on March 29 2020

Hello Everyone! I hope you are doing well as we all adjust together. I’d like to take a moment to say if anyone in our community needs support, encouragement, or a listening ear...we Wild Rose School…

Week at A Glance - March 30 - April 3

Posted on March 28 2020

Week at a Glance École Rocky Elementary March 30 - April 3, 2020   Monday March 30 Scheduled Non-Instructional Day No Work will be pushed out to students. Tuesday March 31 Jersey Day . . . Wear a favourite…

2019/20 Yearbooks

Posted on March 11 2020

We are having a great year! Remember this year for a lifetime with a ÉRE 2019/2020 Yearbook. To order, head to https://ybpay.lifetouch.ca/Enter the Yearbook ID: 13418520Order deadline is June 26, 2020Yearbooks…

February 2020 Month in Review Video

Posted on March 2 2020

Can you believe it is March already? Here is the February 2020 Month in Review Video featuring all of the best learning and kindness photos of the past month:  

Hot Lunch & Milk Order Information

Posted on February 22 2020

The March Hot Lunch deadline is Feb 26, 2020. If you have an account already set up. . . proceed to https://ere.hotlunches.net/ to complete your order. If you require some assistance, please see our…

Pink Shirt Day, Feb 28

Posted on February 22 2020

Please wear Pink on Friday in support of Bullying Awareness. The theme this year is "We Lift Others Up" All are welcome to join our Pink Shirt Assembly, 1:45 pm on Friday, Feb 28

School Council Meeting Feb 28, 12 noon

Posted on February 21 2020

School Council Meeting, Feb 28, 12 noon Feb 2020 School Council Agenda Feb 2020 Fundraising Society Agenda Jan 2020 School Council Minutes Jan 2020 Fundraising Society Minutes All parents are invited…

January 2020 Month in Review

Posted on February 2 2020

École Rocky Elementary January 2020   Featuring the best photos of the past month including skating, our Fish in Schools program, and literacy, math, and science classes.

Gr 4/5 Ski/Snowboard Trip Feb 25

Posted on January 13 2020

If we have 30 interested grade 4 & 5 students, École Rocky Elementary will run a ski/snowboard trip to Canyon Ski Resort near Red Deer. The deadline to sign up is January 28. Payment deadline is February…

2019

December 2019 Month in Review

Posted on December 23 2019

It is hard to believe how much we fit into the month of December, but it sure was a good one. In our December Month in Review video, we feature some pictures from our Milk Celebration, 3G Feast of India,…

ERE 2019 Christmas Concert Video

Posted on December 18 2019

  Here it is! The ÉRE 2019 Christmas Concert Video! 3:23 - 1B, 1G, 1W - Jingle Bell Rock7:58 - 2R, 2S, 2/3K - Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree12:30 - 3H, 3/4G - Rock 'n' Roll Snowman18:00 - 4S, 4/5K…

November 2019 Month in Review

Posted on November 29 2019

École Rocky Elementary has a lot to remember about November - Book Fair, grade 2's selling Mr. Bowman a tie, grade 5's making weather instruments, and our Remembrance Assembly. Thank you Mrs. Simo for…

K-5 Christmas Concert Ticket Request 2019

Posted on November 26 2019

Update: Ticket Requests are now closed. The afternoon concert is SOLD OUT. There are a limited number of morning tickets still available - please request directly with the school office. Tickets were…

35 Years of the Milk Program

Posted on November 21 2019

We love our milk! École Rocky Elementary has offered a milk program for 35 years! In celebration of the milestone, Alberta Milk is coming to meet our students and they are bringing a dairy farmer, milk…

Parent/Teacher Interviews Nov 20/21

Posted on November 19 2019

Parent/Teacher Interviews are Nov 20 & 21, 4:30 - 7:30 pm. While in the school, also see the Book Fair in the Library and the Mini-Market set up in the front foyer. We have Room 17 setup as a supervised…

ÉRE Remembers

Posted on November 12 2019

On November 8, the students and staff paused to Remember.   Leading our assembly was grade 5 students Genie and Colton.   The assembly started with the marching in of the flags. In our Honour Guard…

ÉRE October 2019 Month-In-Review Video

Posted on November 1 2019

ÉRE October 2019Our Month in Review video is a collection of our favourite photos of the past month including pictures from Grandparents' Day, Orange Shirt Day, grade 4 field trips, and classroom activities.…

ÉRE Remembrance Assembly, Nov 8, 11:30 am

Posted on October 30 2019

"Lest We Forget" École Rocky Elementary Remembrance Assembly 11:30 am, Friday, Nov 8, 2019 Family and Community are invited to attend.

October School Council Meeting Oct 31, 12 pm

Posted on October 27 2019

You are invited!October School Council MeetingThursday, October 3112:00 pmLight lunch availableChildcare available :)Meet the new School Council Executive, get up to date news on the Christmas Concert,…

Picture Day!

Posted on October 18 2019

Hello Parents, Picture Day is Tuesday, October 22 - Wednesday, October 23. After Picture Day, order your pictures on mylifetouch.ca using your Portrait ID and Access Code which can be found on your Picture…

Grandparents' Day, Oct 10, 1:30 pm

Posted on October 7 2019

To all the special people in our student's lives, please join us for Grandparents' Day, Thursday, Oct 10, 1:30 - 3:00 pm. Our event includes a story and classroom activities plus soup made with vegetables…

September 2019 Month in Review Video

Posted on September 29 2019

École Rocky Elementary September 2019 Month in Review   What a fantastic start up we have had. Here is a look back at all the best pictures of our past month:  

School Council Meeting Sept 30, 12 noon

Posted on September 29 2019

You are invited to our first School Council Meeting of the year: Monday, September 30, 12 noon A light lunch will be served Meeting Agenda

Upcoming School Events

Posted on September 15 2019

You are invited to our upcoming school events: Sept 30 - Orange Shirt Day, staff and students are encouraged to wear orange in support of "Every Child Matters." Sept 30 - Drumming and Round Dance Sept…

School Cash Online

Posted on September 14 2019

School Cash Online Payments is now live!  Wild Rose School Division is now offering School Cash Online as its preferred method of payment for all school fees, including everything from field trips to…