News

2021

Merry Christmas/Happy New Year!

Posted on December 22 2021

The Staff of Fort Public/St. Mary's School wish all of our students and their families a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing you back here again on January 10th, 2022!

December Parent Advisory Meeting

Posted on November 30 2021

Please plan to attend this month's Parent-Advisory meeting on Tuesday, December 7th beginning at 6:00 pm. This meeting will be in-person at this time.  If this changes an update will be posted here and…

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Welcome to Ms. Amber Paul!

Posted on November 16 2021

Please welcome Ms. Amber Paul to the FVPS/SMCS Admin Team! Ms. Paul is acting Principal for the Fort Vermilion Schools and a great addition to our Falcon Family!

FVPS Athletics Fund Raising Campaign

Posted on November 10 2021

FVPS Athletics are running a Purdy's Christmas Campaign to raise money for all sports teams Chocolate makes for a perfect stocking stuffer or sweet treat throughout the Holiday Season! Please check out…

New Report Card for Grades 4 to 6

Posted on November 8 2021

In our efforts to better communicate student achievement with our parents, the Fort Vermilion School Division has developed a report card that is based on Alberta Curricular Outcomes. Outcomes describe…

Parent Advisory Meeting

Posted on October 22 2021

The next Parent Advisory meeting will be on Wednesday, November 3rd beginning at 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be at the school unless restrictions change.  We will make a notification if anything changes.

Youth Group

Posted on October 21 2021

Youth group will begin next Wednesday, October 27th due to the Cell Outage this past week. Please see the attached poster for details.

Every Child Matters

Posted on October 6 2021

Our grade 7-12 students painted tiles following a lesson on Orange Shirt Day - this mosaic is their creation.  We have extremely talented artists in our school.

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St. Mary's has a NEW Name!

Posted on October 4 2021

Fort Vermilion School Division, in partnership with Holy Family Catholic School Board, are pleased to announce the renaming of St. Mary's Elementary to St. Mary's Catholic School. The two school boards…

Annual General Meeting - Parent Advisory

Posted on September 27 2021

The Annual General Meeting of Parent Advisory will be on Sept. 29 at 6:30pm at Fort Public School.  If this meeting is changed to an online format we will post an update. We hope to see you at the meeting.…

2021 Fall Virtual Indigenous School Games

Posted on September 17 2021

Terry Fox Walk/Run

Posted on September 13 2021

We will be participating in the Terry Fox Marathon of Hope on Friday, September 17th.  Each class will make their own plans on how they will be participating.  We are asking that all students bring…

Meet the FVPS/SMCS Admin Team!

Posted on September 13 2021

Bonnie Hunley, Principal An Alberta native, Bonnie has lived in Fort Vermilion for over three decades. Moving to the region in the dead of winter 1989 to take a teaching position, she has since worked…

Welcome Back!

Posted on September 6 2021

Good afternoon Falcon Families, We hope everyone has had fabulous summer! Just a few reminders, the school hours have changed for this upcoming 2021-2022 school year. Doors open at 8:30am with classes…

Gear Up For School - Grades K to 2

Posted on September 6 2021

MÉTIS NATION OF ALBERTA We are once again offering FREE school supplies to assist Métis families for the 2021-22 school year, AND we’re delivering them right to your door!The Gear Up For School program…

Nutrition Program 2021-2022

Posted on June 23 2021

Tuesdays and Thursdays a hot meal will be prepared at the school by Monica Wieler and our culinary students. At this time, the remaining days of the week, students will be provided with a sandwich for…

FVPS Year End Message

Posted on June 21 2021

Thank you, Falcon families, for your support throughout this unique school year. Mrs. Mayo, the staff, and I wish you a relaxing, fun, and safe summer break.  We will miss our students and families…

Letter from AHS to Parents about Immunization

Posted on June 16 2021

Please read the following letter from AHS on Covid Immunization. Link to Letter

Kindergarten Grad and Year-End Information

Posted on June 15 2021

Kindergarten Year End and Graduation As the end of this school year draws near, the following is important information about year end activities and graduation.   The last day of school for kindergarten…

Chromebooks

Posted on June 10 2021

Families/Students who have school chromebooks still at home, please return them to the school no later than Friday, June 18th.  Thank you!