"Fly with the Falcons"
Fort Vermilion Public School
Fort Public School is a grade 7-12 school in the Hamlet of Fort Vermilion, Alberta. Fort Vermilion Public School is comprised of 100 students and 22 staff members. Fort Public prides itself on the opportunities available to students and the welcoming environment we create for both students and community members.
For a small school, Fort Public offers a number of different programs both academic and non-academic. Students within Fort Public have the opportunity to participate in the Housing program, where students get hands on experience in building housing units and construction. Within Fort Public we also run a business, known as Falcon's Catering, where students cater for local business and events. In addition to these two unique programs we also offer an extensive Cosmetology program, Welding program, Jewelry program, Art program, and Shop classes.
At Fort Public there is a place for every student. Our small population allows for strong relationships with students and parents and creates a network of support for students to succeed. Our top priority is offering quality education to students and ensuring all students experience success.
About the Hamlet of Fort Vermilion
Fort Vermilion is a small Hamlet in Fort Vermilion with a population of 727 people as of 2011. Fort Vermilion is located approximately 661 km north of Edmonton and km from High Level. Fort Vermilion is Alberta's oldest settlement and is rich in Aboriginal culture. Within Fort Vermilion there are a number amenities at your fingertips such as a locally owned grocery store, two gas stations, a bank, a recreation facility, post office, two restaurants, a pharmacy, RCMP detachment, and hospital. Fort Vermilion offers all the luxuries of a small town with the amenities of a bigger center.