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Thank you Brad Peavoy

A GREAT BIG THANK YOU TO Brad Peavoy for doing all the matting for the graduation pictures for our school, they are all now complete and hung up on our school walls. This couldn't have been done without your help! Thanks again!! 

Please wear green on Monday as we return to school

If possible, we would like students and staff to wear green on Monday as we return to school. Our heart goes out to the victums and survivors of the tragic accident that occured on Friday in Saskatchewan. In wearing green we will be showing our support…

March 2018 Newsletter

Please see our March 2018 newsletter for the up to date happenings at our School. Reminder No School tomorrow, March 30th Sunday April 8th. We will see you back at School on Monday, April 9th 2018 Have a Happy Easter!! March 2018 Newsletter

Lunch and Learn with Alice

The CHAMP Team in partnership with the Fox Creeks School was excited to host a Lunch and Learn with Alice Styles. Alice is a Mental Health Worker serving the community of Fox Creek. Today's topic was Social Media Hygiene. Her message focused on " MACK"…

Scholarship Opportunity!

Any Students entering their first year of post secondary in agriculture, food science, or culinary arts are eligible to apply for the Monsanto Canada Scholarship. Each award is valued at $1500 and applications are due May 31 2018. Any students wishing…

Fox creek Students Rock Climbing Experience in Gym

Some of our students from Jr. and Sr. High had a great time taking part in some rock climbing exercises at School yesterday!   

Junior & Senior High Jasper Ski Trip

On March 17-18th, some of our Jr. and Sr. High students were lucky enough to participate in a Ski Trip to Jasper, where they all enjoyed skiing and snowboarding with their classmates. A big thank you to Ms. Slocum and chaperones for all of their hard…

12 Hour Hockey Game

Good morning Fox Creek! We are so excited to be part of the festivities today at the Derald Palmer Arena. Our students and staff will be joining the community in the Derald Palmer Memorial Arena Farewell. Students will be playing hockey or cheering on…

Derald Palmer Cup

Here is our new trophy to commemorate our Annual Derald Palmer Broomball Cup. Staff and students felt we should name our Annual Tournament in recognition of a past community member.  This week we will join the Fox Creek Community in the Twelve Hour…

Grade 11 & 12 Students are at Grant MacEwan University today

A look at some of our Grade 11 & 12 students who are currently attending a tour of Grant MacEwan University in Edmonton today! 

Scholastic Book Fair Now Accepts Visa/Debit!!!!

The Scholastic book fair is set up and ready to serve you! We now accept Visa/Debit card at your convenience! Be sure to stop by and check out the wide variety and selection of books for all ages!! 

Scholarship Opportunity

Dear Students and Parents  We are aware many of you have concerns about how to make post-secondary education more affordable.  Scholarships are a great way to help cover the costs of education, but they are difficult to find.  THere is a new website…

FCS Book Fair March 21 & 22

Fox Creek School Book Fair Time Again! Wednesday, March 21 10am- 4pm and Thursday March 22 9am-4pm, 6:30-9pm. Please come and support our Fair. Every purchase helps put books and resources into the hands of Fox Creek students. If anyone is available…

New Levels of Professional Development

Some of the FCS Staff took their PD Learnings to new heights on Friday. They enjoyed the physical workout in the afternoon as another form of staff engagement.

NED Show

Our grade 1 - 6 students were entertained by Ryan in the NED show on Thursday. Ned wares will be on sale at the office before school and at lunch all of this next week. 

Staff Collaboration Day

We had a great day in our new Professional Learning Center on Friday. We listened to Glen T. who gave us an interesting presentation on how to engage students with computer coding. Then Carolyn L. gave us a taste of the Neurosequential Model in Education.…

EC-Grade 6 Parent Teacher Interviews

Thursday, March 22nd @6:30-8:50 PM. Log on to and use code z6zve to book an appointment.  

Parent Council Meeting

Just a reminder our monthly parent council meeting will be tonight at 7pm. Please come and join us and check out our new Professional Learning Center.

No School for K-12 Friday March 16th

Due to Staff Development day for teachers!

Thank you Northwest Trucking and Kodiak Oilfield Services!!

A Great Big Thank You to Northwest Trucking and Kodiak Oilfield Services for sponsoring bus costs for CALM Skills Canada Trip on May 31st!!  

University Tours March 16th and 23rd.

Just a reminder of the upcoming University Tours, Fairview College is this Friday, March 16th. The bus is leaving at 8:00 am.  Grant MacEwan and Concordia University tours are set for March 23rd. Forms are available in the office and are due on Monday,…

Family Games Night at FCS

Thank you to everyone who came out for Family Games Night. It is  exciting to see so many families out to enjoy an evening together. Thank you to all the volunteers who made the event such a success.

Help Support Our Grad Chocolate Fundraiser

Help support the grad class by purchasing chocolates for $3/box. Please see a gr.12 student or stop in at the office for your choice of chocolate almonds, chocolate raisins, mint meltaways, caramel whirls, milk chocolate bars, or milk chocolate bars…

2018-2019 Kindergarten Registration

To aid in planning for the 2018-19 school year, Fox Creek School will be hosting a preliminary Kindergarten registration night for parents on Thursday, March 8 2018 from 6:00-6:30 pm. If your child will be 5 years old as of December 31st 2018, please…

Parent Grad Meeting

Just a reminder of the Parent Grad Meeting Tuesday, March 6 at 7pm. The meeting will be in the Professional Learning Space. It is the room located across from the computer labs. 

Thank you

Thank you to parents and staff who attended our grade 7 to 12 parent teacher interviews tonight at Fox Creek School.  

Celebrating Past Student Success

Congrats to Devon Baranowski on his awards presented by the University of Alberta Augustana Campus for his first year of a Bachelor of Science program. We love to hear how our past students are doing and help celebrate successes. 

Monthly Assembly -

Students are engaged in watching an anti bullying message at today's assembly at FCS.

Elementary Assembly today and Pink Shirt Day

Reminder to students and parents - today students and staff are encouraged to wear pink in support of Pink Shirt Day. Also at the start of period 7 we will be having our monthly Elementary Assembly in the gym.  

Fox Creek School February 2018 Newsletter

Please read our February 2018 Newsletter for recent events as well as upcoming important dates at Fox Creek School. 

Explore Fairview College

Any high school students (grades 10 to 12) interested in touring Fairview College and investigating the programs and facilities available please pick up the consent form from the office.  The bus trip is on March 16 and will leave Fox Creek School at…

Scholarship Opportunity

Any grade 12 students wishing ot apply for the ANC Scholarship please pick up an application package from Mrs. Hodges in the office.  This is a great opportunity to add to your post secondary fund sponsored by a local business.  

Thank you for your support!

Big thanks to RAM Oilfield Services and Control Tech for donating the extra money needed to support the post secondary exploaration tours. Your generous donations continue to help our students explore multiple career paths.

FCS is in need of a Badminton Coach/Supervisor

FCS is in need of a Badminton Coach/Supervisor. Please contact Mr. Dinel at the school if you feel you can offer your services in this area.  

Awareness Week Feb 26 to March 2

Dress up in the colour of the day to support awareness. Monday is Mental Health and Child Depression so dress up in green to spread the awareness.  

Canadian Armed Forces Presentation at FCS for students in High School

Special thanks to the Canadian Armed Forces for presenting today to interested students in Grades 10-12. Thank you for your commitment and service. 

Gr.7-12 Parent Teacher Interviews

Grade 7-12 Parent Teacher Interviews will be on Thursday, March 1 from 6:30-8:50pm. Please log on to and use event code x89th to book an interview with your teachers. We hope to see you there. Keep posted for info on the K-6…

Elementary Students Having Fun at the Valentine's Day Dance

Jasper Ski Trip Grades 7-12 March 18 and 19

Ski Trip Forms for the grade 7-12 students are available at the front counter for pick up at FCS. If you son or daughter has not yet brought one home stop by and pick one up.

CSI Junior High CTF

Grade 7-8-9 CSI court case. Court today was with Mr. Gene Poule AKA Mr. King.    

Congrats to the Grads for hosting a fantastic dinner last night.

Thank you goes out to the Community of Fox Creek for supporting the dinner hosted last night by FCS grade 12 students and their parents. Special thank you to the CRC for allowing us to be part of their amazing monthly dinner. Finally, thank you to all…

Thank you for your support!

Thank you goes out to Northwest Trucking for their generous donation towards the FCS ski trip to Jasper. Our students certainly appreciate your contribution.  

CRC Community Supper hosted by FCS Grade 12 Class

The CRC Community Supper on February 14 wil be hosted by the FCS Grad Class. Bring your special person out for supper and help support the Grad Class of FCS. Supper will be served from 6 till 7:30 at the Community Hall in Fox Creek. Everyone is welcome!…

D.A.R.E. Graduation for grade 6

A big day for our grade 6 students today. They celebrated their graduation from the D.A.R.E. Program.  Thank you goes out to the local R.C.M.P. detatchment for their continued support.

Pig Dissection in Grade 8 Science

Today our grade 8 students are engaged in dissecting pigs in their science class. Hats off to Ms. Pretula for providing such opportunities for our students as FCS.  

No School FCS Students Feb 8 and 9

Just a reminder there will be no school for students on February 8 and 9. Teachers will be attending their annual Teachers' Convention in Edmonton for two days. Teachers' conventions have been held since the late 1800s - before Alberta was a province.…

Attention All Junior Curlers

Please be aware that Junior Curling has been cancelled for tomorrow: Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018. 

Fox Creek Students @ University of Alberta

Our students are checking out the University of Alberta this morning and then off to NAIT. Thank you to Mrs. Hodges for leading the way for them.  

Post Secondary Tour

Just a reminder students registered for the Post Secondary Tour to U of A and NAIT the bus will leave FCS at 6am on Wednesday January 31 from the school. Thank you to Mrs. Hodges for organizing this wonderful opportunitity for our students.      …

A big thank you to our community!

We would like to thank the Community of Fox Creek for their generous donation of bottles to the Grad Bottle Drive. Also thank you to the grade 12 students and parents who braved the cold to make the event such a huge success!

Our January Newsletter is now available

Please click the following to read our January 2018 Newsletter for all the exciting news around Fox Creek School.

Dual Credit and Summer Boot Camp Programs Information Meeting

Please see the following information on Northern Gateway Public Schools Dual Credit Opportunities. The information session is tomorrow Tuesday, January 30 at 7pm in the school. Please come and hear about this exciting program for students in gr 9-12. 

A Huge Thank You to Repsol

A huge thank you goes out to Repsol for their generous donation of $2000.00 to update our front entrance and academic wall at FCS. We greatly appreciate their support as we continue to move forward with our school renewal project.    

Dual Credit Programs Semester 2 2017-2018 School Year Information Meeting

We are hosting a Fox Creek School Dual Credit and Summer Boot Camp Student and Parent Information Meeting on Tuesday January 30 @ 7pm at FCS School.  If you have a son or daughter in grades 9 to 12 please come join us to get the most recent information…

Fox Creek School Bottle Drive

Please see the following information regarding our Fox Creek Grad Bottle Drive

Final Day of Regular Classes for Grades 10-12

Good morning! Just a reminder tomorrow will be the final day of regular classes for students attending grades 10 to 12 at FCS.  Diploma Exams are already underway and teacher finals begin on Thursday morning for grades 10-12.  Students should be aware…

See What's Happening Around Our School

Please see our January 2018 Newsletter for all the latest updates from our  school.

Grad Pictures Sign Up

Please see the following information on Fox Creek School Grad Photos. Please note that Feb 6 is for the girls (fresh flowers will be available for this day only) and Feb 7 is for the boys. Please see Miss Pretula to sign up for your appointment. 

Congrats to Jr. Girls and Jr. Boys Basketball Teams

Congrats to both our Jr. Girls and Jr. Boys Basketball Teams who won the consolation plaques on the weekend. We are so proud of both teams. Thank you to our coaches as well for their performance.    

Parent Council Meeting

School Council Meeting on January 18 at 7pm! Come out and have a voice in your school.  

Valentines for Vets

The Library Celebrates “Valentines for Vets” Calling all students, parents and caregivers!  The library is inviting you to come to the library after school either Tuesday, January 16th  or Wednesday, January 17th to make “Valentines for Vets.” …

Family Literacy Contest 2018

Please see the attached information from our Library Family Literacy Contest

Welcome Back to School

Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing all our students back in classes tomorrow at the regular time.

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! We look forward to our students returning on January 8 at the regular time. We hope everyone is enjoying their time with family and friends.  


Movie in the gym to close out the year!

Elementary students wound down their day at school with a movie in the gym. This was a great way to get ready for the Christmas Break!  

Crosswalk Patrol Appreciation

Hot chocolate gathering to show appreciation for our crosswalk patrol students.

Santa left footprints at FCS Play School

Playschool students were surprised to see Santa did not take off his boots when he paid a late night visit to playschool last night.

Fox Creek Annual Christmas Broomball Competition

Mark your calanders for December 22 at 12:30 for the Annual Fox Creek School Broomball Competion. All the major NHL Teams will be in competion. IF you are wanting some fun and laughs come and watch our students and staff compete against one another.…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Fox Creek School

Just a reminder today is the last day of regular classes at FCS for 2017. We will return to regular classes on January 8, 2018.Staff at FCS hope you have a great break with family and friends and wish you all the best in 2018. 

Fox Creek School December Newsletter

Good morning to our Community. If you want to see what we have been up to and what is coming up in the New Year please check our website for our December Newsletter. Thank you to Janice, Amber and Leanne for making this happen before the break. We continue…

Building a Longhouse in grade 5

Grade 5 students actively engaged in project based learning. Students at Fox Creek are immersed in learning until we adjourn for a break on December 22.    

Grade 6 Sledding Party

Grade 6 students having fun sledding on the hill. Listen to that excitement!

Pep Rally before our big Basketball Game tonight

Our teams all in the Pep Rally getting mentally prepared for their big game tonight. Jr Team at 4:30 and Sr. Team following the Jr. game.      

Apple Program at Fox Creek School

It is apple washing day again at our school. It is great to have nutrition provided for our students every week. Thank you to Mrs. Duff and volunteers for providing us with the apples each week.    

FInal touch in Industrial Arts for Projects

Today in Industrial Arts students are busy wraping their projects as gifts for Christmas. Great example of hands on learning at Fox Creek School. Thanks Mr. Thesen for sharing!

Thank you to our community for attending our concert!

Thank you to the parents and community members who joined us for our Christmas Concert last night. Students were able to demonstrate their talents in a variety of ways last night. This is so important when we know each student has unique strengths and…

Building a Longhouse in grade 5

Students engaged in project based learning in grade 5 social studies. Students are emersed in learning activities until the break begins.    

Building a Longhouse in grade 5

Students engaged in project based learning in grade 5 social studies. Students are emersed in learning activities until the break begins.    

We are celebrating success

A HUGE Fox Creek School shout out to thank Angie Cadrain from Freelance Signs for all of her hard work and late hours to help make the entrance of our school look fantastic!

Community Supper

Please come out to support Fox Creek Tour Group tonight at the Community Supper. Dinner is by Donation Location: Community Hall Menue : Ham, scalloped potatoes, salad and homemade buns and apple crisp for dessert. Everyone is Welcome !

Fox Creek School Christmas Concert

It's a wonderful time of year at Fox Creek School. Tonight come and join our students and staff for an evening of fun, laughter and performances by our K to 6 students. The performance will begin at 7 pm sharp.

Thank you to those who supported our Book Fair!

A big thank you goes out to all who supported our Book Fair last week. Parent Council raised over 1500.00 worth of books and resources for the students of Fox Creek School. Good Job!

Post Secondary Tours

Fox Creek School would like to thank Chinook Air for donating funds towards providing transportation to explore the University of Alberta and NAIT on January 31.  Further thanks to Three Boys Trucking for provinding transportation to explore Concordia…

Fox Creek School Gr 7-12 students are at the Arena

Fox Creek students in grades 7-12 have their Physical Education Classes at the Arena for the next two weeks.  Skating and Curling Schedule December 2017

Science 8 Cell Projects

Grade 8 Science students are learning about Plant & Animal Cells. It was great to see so many creative projects today! 

K-6 Parent Teacher Conferences on Thursday, December 7

K-6 Parent Teacher Conferences will be on Thursday, December 7 from 6:30-8:50. Please go to and use event code: ryq56 to book your appointments. Hope to see you there. 

Book Fair

Please come and support our Book Fair as it gives our students the opportunity to win books every month at the monthly assembly at Fox Creek School. Wednesday, December 6 10 am - 4 pm Thursday, December 7  9 am - 4 pm and 6:30 pm - 9 pm

Elementary Report Cards Issued Next Week

Due to technical difficulties Elementary Report Cards will not be issued today. We hope to have them distributed early next week. 

Virtue of the month is responsibility

It is that time again to celebrate the virtue of the month at Fox Creek School. This month is responsibility! Good job students and staff!

Tinsel Town at Fox Creek School

School Council is hosting a Christmas Market this week for students to purchase small gifts for family and friends until December 1, 2017. A big thank you goes out to all the local businesses for their support with this initiative.      

Silly Shirt Day

Please join us at Fox Creek School for Silly Shirt and Meme Day on Friday Nov. 24/17!

Grade 7-12 Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences are on Thursday, November 23 from 6:30-8:50 pm. Please log on to to book a conference time. Use event code bf8n9. Hope to see you there!

Grad Photos have been confirmed for February 7, 2018

Graduation Photos will be at the school on February 7, 2018. Please stay tuned for sign up information. The following is information shared from the photographer: 1) The Grad sitting fee is $25.00 and due at the time of your appointment. This includes…

A big thank you to REPSOL

Once again a big thank you goes out to REPSOL Energy for the $2000.00 donation to our Academic Success Wall at Fox Creek School

Parent Meeting for Tour Group

Tour Group Parent Meeting on November 15 at 6:30pm in Room 16. (Parents only are to attend)

Parent Council Meeting

Would you like to know what is going on at your child's school? Come join us at the monthly Parent Council Meeting on Thursday Nov. 16 @ 7 pm.

Grad Parent Meeting

Grad parent organizational meeting at 7 pm in Mr. Dinel's room.It is imperative that a parent of a potential grade 12 graduate be in attendance.    

Remembrance Day at Fox Creek School

Today we celebrated Remembrance Day at Fox Creek School. It was a great event where students demonstrated true respect and remembrance in a variety of songs, poems, music and speeches. Well done students and staff.

We need your help.

Parents and Community Members, we need your help!  To ensue the accuracy of our living history represented by our plaques, we would like to hear form you if your child recieved the Sophia Lee Award in grade 4,5, or 6 in the years 2010 to 2015. Please…

Happy Halloween from Fox Creek School and the Grade 8 Class

A special thanks to the CRC for donating the pumpkins for carving. 

Apple Program at Fox Creek School

Thank you to our sponsors!

For the students who recieved awards Friday night the envelope attatched to the back of your certificate is for sending a thank you note to the sponsor. If you need more information about your sponsor please contact the school. Again Thank you to everyone…

Students Engaged in Grade 9 Social Studies

In Mr. Dinel's class today students were actively engaged in making bills into laws. Way to go students!

Provincials Cross Country

The Provincial Country Races were held yesterday in Edomonton. Only the top 1 percent of cross-country runners in Alberta qualified for the race. We were fortunate to have Thomas Marinus represent Fox Creek School. He ran a solid race with a great finish…

Awards Celebration

Please join us tonight as we recognize our students for their achievements last year at Fox Creek School. 7 pm in the school gym.  

Career Fair

A big thank you goes out to everyone who worked hard to make our Career Fair such a huge success. A special thank you to Freson Bros. for their donation of lunch for all our Jr. Sr. High Students.    

Career Fair

Students in Fox Creek are highly engaged in their career pathways!

Picture Re-Take Day & Class Pictures

Picture Re-take Day and Class Pictures will be taken on Friday,October 31.

Career Fair

Please join us on October 17, 2017 for the Fox Creek Business Owners Business Showcase and Career Fair at Fox Creek School. The Exhibition will be open from 10 am to 1 pm and Kristen Cummings will be our guest speaker at 1 pm speaking to Intergenerations…

Thank you once again for our wonderful playground

Construction hats off to Marnevic for their $9800.00 donation of dirt work for the preparation of the land for our new playground! We as a community are very grateful. An additional thank you to Trent Jones, Dave Clark/Bigfoot, and Tom Bibaud for an…

Cross Country Team

Congratulations to the Fox Creek Cross Country team who competed at the zone championships earlier in the week. Great job to Raylin, Autumn, Jacob, and Thomas for their great finishes. 1. Autumn Hemmings - 4th place 2. Raylin Tyson - 6th place 3. Thomas…

Fire Prevention Week

Fire Chief Les Paul came in and did fire prevention presentations to the K to grade 4 students today!

School Board Elections

School Board Elections are right around the corner - October 16, 2017 is election day!  Ward 3 , Electorial Subdivision 1, Fox Creek October 16, 2017 between 10 am and 8 pm at Fox Creek Community Hall. Advance Voting in Fox Creek will take place October…

Mrs Slocum's class lend a helping hand

It took many hands to create the wonderful playground we now enjoy at Fox Creek School.

Elementary Cross Country Team

On Oct. 4, the elementary cross country team travelled to Whitecourt for the race. Everyone on the team ran hard and did their best! Special congratulations to: Hadley Mackay who came in first for grade 2 girls Xander Bignell who came in first for grade…

Fox Creek Staff Engaged in Data Analysis

This morning Fox Creek Staff are actively engaged in looking at multi year performance data of our students. Excellent conversations and engagement!

The playground is officially open

Students had a great day on the new playground. Thank you for the countless volunteer hours that went into this project. I think the teachers will try it out tomorrow as part of our Professional Development Day.

JR/SR Volleyball Games at Fox Creek School

Please come out and support our girls Jr. Volleyball Team tonight and tommorrow night. Sr. Girls also play this week at home at 5:30 Tuesday Oct. 3. Come see our girls in action

Cross Country Runners

Last week some of our Jr. / Sr High Students participated in the Cross Country Race. Congrats to our students, coaches and parent drivers for making this possible for our students.

K to 6 Assembly on Compassion

Thank you to Mrs. Lang's class for leading the Elementary Assembly on Compassion today! It was great to see studnents engaged in such an important topic.

Playground update

Parents and students Please Note: Access to the primary playgrond form the back side of the school has been BLOCKED OFF. Students will need to go aruund the front of the school and around the back by the kindergarten end, inorder to access the playground.…

JR. Golf Championships

Congrats to our Jr. Golf Team Tyson Taylor Devon Stadynk Fisher Hudson Jonathan Roddick

PowerSchool Support Sept. 28 During Parent Teacher Interviews

Support from Learning Services will be present to address questions regarding the PowerSchool Portal. Need to log in? Forget your password? Want to know how to access your child's attendance and/ or grades? Want an explanation of what you will be seeing…

School Picture Day

Bring your best smile for Fox Creek School picture day Tuesday October, 3.

Parent Council Meeting

This Thursday September 21 @ 7:00 pm Please join us to see what Parent Council is about. Hope to see you there.

Instruction Fees

As per the Government of Alberta Legislation, there will be no basic instruction fees charged this year.

PowerSchool Online Report Cards