Welcome to the 2018-19 school year!Posted on Aug 14 2018
WELCOME BACK! Okay, we're not quite there yet, but with only three weeks left of summer vacation, we can bet the impending new school year is on your mind! Find answers to your start up questions, contact information and important dates here! Enjoy the…
Fox Creek School Class of 2018Posted on Jun 29 2018
Congratulations to our Graduates! We are proud to help celebrate your success. Best wishes to you as you move on to your next adventure.
Thank you Millar Western!!Posted on Jun 28 2018
Thank you so much to Millar Western for the generous donation of $500 to go towards our schools new learning common area! The generosity from all of Fox Creek's local businesses is greatly appreciated!
Grade 4 Reading Incentive PrograPosted on Jun 27 2018
Grade 4 Reading Incentive Program Mrs. White's Grade 4 class received a copy of Canadian Geographic Canada for kids 1000 Awesome Facts By Aaron Kylie. Sponsored by Fox Creek Municipal Library.
Thank you Ecana!!Posted on Jun 27 2018
Many Thanks goes out to Encana for their generous donation to the Fox Creek School in the amount of $3000 to support our new learning commons area. The money adds to the furniture fund that we are so excited to utilize for this great new room. Plans…
Thank You Shell for your generous donation!Posted on Jun 26 2018
Fox Creek School would like to extend a sincere THANK YOU to Shell for their generous Donation to our School through the Shell Community Grant! Fox Creek School has received $10,000 to help support our new learning common areas. This money will go a…
Elementary Awards CeremonyPosted on Jun 25 2018
The Elementary Awards Ceremony will take place this Thursday, June 28th @12:45 PM, at the School Gym. We hope to see you there!
Thank you goes out to Fox Creek School CouncilPosted on Jun 25 2018
We had a lovely surprise today! Our School Council brought in lunch for the staff today. We certainly do appreciate all our parents do to support our school.
Attention all Summer Bootcampers!Posted on Jun 22 2018
Busing has been arranged for any students who are attending the Career Exposure Summer Boot camps, the Bus will be leaving the school starting Tuesday, July 3rd @ 7:45 AM and will return to school by 4:00 PM.
Save The Date! Scholarship and Awards Night- September 21st 2018Posted on Jun 22 2018
A Friendly heads up that Fox Creek School's Scholarships and Awards Night will be held on Friday, September 21st 2018
Last School Council Meeting for this school year!Posted on Jun 21 2018
The next School Council Meeting is June 21 - 7 pm at the school in the Professional Learning Center. This will also serve as the AGM and elections. Please join us so your voice can be heard in our school!
Thank you Murphy Oil!!!Posted on Jun 15 2018
Thank you to Murphy Oil for sponsorship of three $1000 scholarships for the graduating class of 2018. Each of the three scholarships are aimed at different sectors: 1. Overall academic achievement scholarship for student going to degree program. 2. Achievement…
A Friendly ReminderPosted on Jun 14 2018
Parent Council Meeting will be held next Thursday, June 21st @ 7 PM at the school in the Professional Learning Centre.
Miss. Slocum's Grade 3 Class Flat Stanley Project.Posted on Jun 14 2018
Bronson’s flat stanley came back from San Diego where he took part in activities with the US Navy SEAL team! He received the arm straps from a uniform worn in Iraq!!
Congratulations to Desiree Tyson!!Posted on Jun 13 2018
Fox Creek School would like to congratulate Desiree Tyson on successfully completing the 4th Class Power Engineering course, she has passed both of the Provincial ABSA Exams. After she finishes summers work placement she will be a 4th Class Power Engineer!…
REVISED Grade 6 PAT Final Exam SchedulePosted on Jun 6 2018
Please be advised that the following Grade 6 PAT Final Exam Schedule has been revised to the following: Date Time …
REVISED Junior High Final Exam SchedulesPosted on Jun 6 2018
Please be advised that the below Junior High Final Exam Schedule has been revised to the following: Junior High Final Exam Date …
Senior's Tea with Grade 5 StudentsPosted on Jun 5 2018
To celebrate Senior's Week, the Grade 5 students came to the library to build Keva Planks, visit and have treats with the Senior's of our community. In partnership with The Fox Creek Community Center, Fox Creek School , Fox creek Municipal Library.
ScholarTreePosted on Jun 5 2018
Just because the school year is almost over doesn't mean the scholarship opportunities stop. ScholarTree.ca has $935,500 worth of scholarship opening over the summer. ScholarTree has created an Excel personal budget template for anyone to download, we…
A Big Thank You to Pembina Pipeline Services!Posted on Jun 1 2018
A huge thank you goes out to Pembina Pipeline Services for providing lunch for all our students, parents and staff today. Your contribution certainly helped make our track meet a resounding suceess. Again thank you for the kind gesture.
Please see attached the May 2018 Fox Creek School NewsletterPosted on May 31 2018
May 2018 Newsletter
Congratulations to Grade 8 Students Alexys Eagan, Zoe Marinus and Fischer Hudson!!Posted on May 31 2018
The Grade 8 Social Studies class entered a contest on The Past, Present and Future of Alberta's Farming. The students were to write a 500-800 word essay on their thoughts and understanding of Alberta's Agriculture. Alexys Eagan, Zoe Marinus and Fischer…
Free Hotdog Luncheon Sponsored by PembinaPosted on May 28 2018
On Friday June 1st, the Fox Creek School Students are welcome to enjoy a hot dog luncheon sponsored by Pembina Oil during the Elementary Track and Field events. A Very special thank you goes out to Pembina for your generous Donation!
Fox Creek Elementary Spring ConcertPosted on May 25 2018
What a great job the Elementary students did at their spring concert this afternoon! Thank you to all the teachers for their hard work teaching the students their songs for the concert, Thank you Miss. Slocum for your dedication and hard work organizing…
Elementary Track and Field Day is Friday June 1st!Posted on May 25 2018
A friendly reminder that Track and Field day for our Elementary Students is Friday June 1st. For those parents who kindly have volunteered their time to help out as group leaders, please be advised that there will be a quick meeting the morning of…
Grade 9 Transition PresentationPosted on May 24 2018
Yesterday, Grade 9 parents were presented with a presentation of information concerning the transition from Grade 9 to Grade 10 for students, attached below is the information that was discussed for those parents that could not attend. This presentation…
Mr. Dinel's Class learning Inuit Games. Mr.Lentz is facing off against Mr. DinelPosted on May 24 2018
Congratulations Taryn and Megan on your Graduation today!Posted on May 24 2018
Huge Congratulations going out to Taryn Upshaw and Megan McIlveen as they Graduate from their Health Care Aide Program from Norquest College today! Fox Creek School is very proud of you girls for all your hard work and dedication towards your future!…
Attention all 2018 Graduates!!Posted on May 24 2018
There is currently 3 Scholarships up for grabs for those students who are planning on attending Post Secondary Education; 1. The Town of Fox Creek Scholarship- This award will go to the graduating High School Student who exemplifies the qualities of…
Class of 2018 Kindergarten GraduationPosted on May 22 2018
Please join us in the school Gym on June 27th, 2018 @ 7:00 pm for the Kindergarten Graduation.
Kindergarten Orientation/Registration is Tuesday, June 5th @ 6 pmPosted on May 22 2018
Attention all Parents of the 2018-2019 Kindergarten students, there will be an orientation held in the Kindergarten classroom on June 5th @ 6pm. Please attend this meeting for pertinent information! Thank you!
A Friendly Reminder, Elementary Spring Concert is This Friday May 25th!Posted on May 22 2018
Art show will take place @ 1:30 pm in the small gym, followed by the Elementary Concert @ 2:10 pm in the big gym. Hope to see you there!
2018 NW Zone Track and Field MeetPosted on May 22 2018
Friday, May 25 and Saturday May 26. This year's Zone meet will take place in Grande Prairie at the Legion Track behind the GP Comp. All in formation is located below https://wolvesac.com/nw-zone-.../nw-zone-track-and-field-page/
Hope all Students and Staff Have a Happy and Safe Long Weekend! See you on Tuesday, May 22nd!Posted on May 16 2018
Special Presentation by former CFL Coach Tom HigginsPosted on May 15 2018
Grade 7-12 students attended presentation by motivational speaker and former CFL coach Tom Higgins on May 15th in the school gym. This motivational presentation was made possible thanks to the Fox Creek Municipal Library and Corbette Fertig, with the…
A Friendly Reminder To All Grade 11 ParentsPosted on May 15 2018
Just a reminder to ALL Grade 11 Parents that there is a Parent meeting tomorrow, Wednesday May 16th @ 7 PM in the new Professional Learning Center located in the School. It is important for at least 1 member of each Grade 11 student attends this meeting…
Miss O'Connell and Miss Slocum's Grade 3 classes got to meet and interact with baby chickens, turkeys and a baby duck this morning for show and tell.Posted on May 11 2018
ATA Induction for two Fox Creek School TeachersPosted on May 11 2018
We had a wonderful evening hosted by Northern Gateway ATA Local and Northern Gateway Board of Trustees last night. We welcomed Ms. O'Connell and Ms. Ross into the teaching profession on behalf of Northern Gateway Public Schools and all who were in attendance.…
Gateway Academy Career Exposure Summer Boot Camps.Posted on May 10 2018
NGPS has announced their 2018 Summer Boot Camp line up. Students in Grades 9-12 are invited to explore a variety of areas of interest along side industry experts in a hands on environment. Courses range in length from one to two weeks. There is no charge…
Miss Slocum's grade 3 Science classPosted on May 9 2018
Grade 3 Science class has been busy testing their abilities at constructing floating boats and spaghetti bridges the last week in class!
Discovering a Whole New World: a STEM Mentoring SeriesPosted on May 9 2018
Hello students! WISEST is hosting "Discovering a Whole New World- A STEM Mentoring Series" on May 15th,16th and 17th, 2018 during school lunchtimes ( twice, once at 11:30 AM-12:15 PM and another from 12:15 PM-1:00 PM). This interactive broadcast will…
Tom Higgins Presentation Tuesday, May 15th @ 2:00 pmPosted on May 9 2018
On Tuesday, May 15th, our Fox Creek Grade 7-12 students will have the pleasure of attending a presentation from a motivational speaker. Tom Higgins is a proven leader. Having successfully coached the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club and the Calgary Stampeder…
Last School Council Meeting of the Year!Posted on May 9 2018
The Last School Council meeting of the year is on June 21st,2018. All parents are welcome to attend!
Plant a Seed and See What GrowsPosted on May 9 2018
Teachers were happy to receive a set of books, seeds, work booklets, cups and dirt for the students to plant and grow. Kindergarten to Grade 3 students enjoyed story time with a reading of the children's book; Plant a Seed & See What Grows By Roland…
Non Diploma High School Final Exam SchedulePosted on May 7 2018
Please see the attached schedule for Non Diploma High School Final Exams.
Diploma Final Exam Schedule June 2018Posted on May 7 2018
Please see attached Exam schedule for Diploma Exams
Junior High Final Exam SchedulePosted on May 7 2018
Attached is the Junior High Final Exam Schedule
1A Team High School Badminton Provincials ChampionshipsPosted on May 6 2018
Congratulations to the Sr. Badminton Team members who competed in Provincials on the weekend with Mrs. Baxter in Grimshaw. Cody Larson, Faith MacKay, Jacqueline and Christina Campiou all played well. The entire group represented Fox Creek School very…
Next week, May 7-11, 2018 is Mental Health Week.Posted on May 4 2018
This year's theme is #GET LOUD AND TALK ABOUT IT! Please check out the attached agenda of the week's activities. Monday: Muffin Monday for Mental Health- muffins for all students in the morning. Bananas for those with food issues. Tuesday:Community…
Fox Creek High School Students attend GPRC Welcomes the NorthPosted on May 4 2018
Twenty FCS high school students traveled to Grande Prairie to participate in GPRC Welcomes the North. Students were able to choose from a variety of sessions to explore and discover programs that GPRC has to offer. With a Pizza Hut lunch thrown in. A…
Author visitPosted on May 4 2018
Two authors visited Fox creek School on Friday,April 27,2018. Robert Feagan held a presentation for the Grade 4-6 and Grade 7-9 students. Lorna Schultz Nicholson held her presentation for Kindergarten-Grade 1 and Grade 2- Grade 3 students. Thank you…
Hats On! For Mental Health Day, May 2, 2018Posted on May 2 2018
Today is Hat's On! For Mental Health Day @ FCS. Our staff is ready for the day.
Elementary Spring ConcertPosted on May 1 2018
Please join us on Friday, May 25th in the school gym for the Elementary Spring Concert. The Art show will begin @ 1:30 pm followed by the Concert @ 2:10 pm.
Parent Council MeetingPosted on Apr 30 2018
Tuesday, May 8th there is Parent Council meeting @ 7:00 pm in the Professional Development Center at the School. Hope to see you there!
Work Plays Schools ProgramPosted on Apr 27 2018
Fox Creek School's grade 7 - 9 students were fortunate enough to watch "That's Danger!", a professional theater production filled with magic introducing our young people to their rights and responsibilities in the workplace.. Workers under the age of…
April Newsletter 2018Posted on Apr 26 2018
Please click on the following link to read our April 2018 Newsletter for all the updated information happening at Fox Creek School.
Community partner makes it happen in Fox CreekPosted on Apr 25 2018
Our sincere apologies to Mr. Leonard and to Paramount Resources for the misinformation and errors included in yesterday's feature. Fox creek Staff and students came together yesterday to recognize a man who makes learning opportunities possible for…
Grade 7-12 Parent-Teacher ConferencesPosted on Apr 24 2018
Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 6:30 P.M -8:50 P.M Please use the following to book an appointment https://www.schoolinterviews.ca/code=grcm4
Grade8 Field TripPosted on Apr 20 2018
Fox Creek Grade 8 class are in Edmonton today enjoying the Japanese culture at the Japanese Community Association.
Grade 1 Prom DayPosted on Apr 20 2018
Our Grade 1 Dec. class dressed in their best today in honor of the Jr/Sr High Hollywood prom night dance!!
Thank you Brad PeavoyPosted on Apr 17 2018
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 schoolPosted on Apr 9 2018
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 NewsletterPosted on Mar 29 2018
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 AlicePosted on Mar 29 2018
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!Posted on Mar 29 2018
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 GymPosted on Mar 28 2018
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 TripPosted on Mar 27 2018
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 GamePosted on Mar 27 2018
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 CupPosted on Mar 25 2018
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 todayPosted on Mar 23 2018
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!!!!Posted on Mar 21 2018
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 OpportunityPosted on Mar 20 2018
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 & 22Posted on Mar 19 2018
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 DevelopmentPosted on Mar 18 2018
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 ShowPosted on Mar 18 2018
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 DayPosted on Mar 18 2018
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 InterviewsPosted on Mar 15 2018
Thursday, March 22nd @6:30-8:50 PM. Log on to www.schoolinterviews.ca and use code z6zve to book an appointment.
Parent Council MeetingPosted on Mar 15 2018
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 16thPosted on Mar 14 2018
Due to Staff Development day for teachers!
Thank you Northwest Trucking and Kodiak Oilfield Services!!Posted on Mar 13 2018
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.Posted on Mar 13 2018
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 FCSPosted on Mar 8 2018
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 FundraiserPosted on Mar 6 2018
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 RegistrationPosted on Mar 5 2018
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 MeetingPosted on Mar 5 2018
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 youPosted on Mar 1 2018
Thank you to parents and staff who attended our grade 7 to 12 parent teacher interviews tonight at Fox Creek School.
Celebrating Past Student SuccessPosted on Feb 28 2018
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 -Posted on Feb 28 2018
Students are engaged in watching an anti bullying message at today's assembly at FCS.
Elementary Assembly today and Pink Shirt DayPosted on Feb 28 2018
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 NewsletterPosted on Feb 27 2018
Please read our February 2018 Newsletter for recent events as well as upcoming important dates at Fox Creek School.
Explore Fairview CollegePosted on Feb 27 2018
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 OpportunityPosted on Feb 27 2018
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!Posted on Feb 27 2018
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/SupervisorPosted on Feb 26 2018
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 2Posted on Feb 25 2018
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 SchoolPosted on Feb 22 2018
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 InterviewsPosted on Feb 21 2018
Grade 7-12 Parent Teacher Interviews will be on Thursday, March 1 from 6:30-8:50pm. Please log on to www.schoolinterviews.ca 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…
Jasper Ski Trip Grades 7-12 March 18 and 19Posted on Feb 16 2018
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 CTFPosted on Feb 15 2018
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.Posted on Feb 15 2018
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!Posted on Feb 14 2018
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 ClassPosted on Feb 14 2018
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 6Posted on Feb 7 2018
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 SciencePosted on Feb 7 2018
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 9Posted on Feb 7 2018
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 CurlersPosted on Feb 6 2018
Please be aware that Junior Curling has been cancelled for tomorrow: Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018.
Fox Creek Students @ University of AlbertaPosted on Jan 31 2018
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 TourPosted on Jan 30 2018
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!Posted on Jan 29 2018
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 availablePosted on Jan 29 2018
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 MeetingPosted on Jan 29 2018
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 RepsolPosted on Jan 28 2018
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 MeetingPosted on Jan 26 2018
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 DrivePosted on Jan 26 2018
Please see the following information regarding our Fox Creek Grad Bottle Drive
Final Day of Regular Classes for Grades 10-12Posted on Jan 23 2018
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 SchoolPosted on Jan 22 2018
Please see our January 2018 Newsletter for all the latest updates from our school.
Grad Pictures Sign UpPosted on Jan 22 2018
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 TeamsPosted on Jan 15 2018
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 MeetingPosted on Jan 15 2018
School Council Meeting on January 18 at 7pm! Come out and have a voice in your school.
Valentines for VetsPosted on Jan 8 2018
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 2018Posted on Jan 8 2018
Please see the attached information from our Library Family Literacy Contest
Welcome Back to SchoolPosted on Jan 7 2018
Happy New Year! We look forward to seeing all our students back in classes tomorrow at the regular time.
Happy New Year!Posted on Jan 3 2018
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!Posted on Dec 22 2017
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 AppreciationPosted on Dec 22 2017
Hot chocolate gathering to show appreciation for our crosswalk patrol students.
Santa left footprints at FCS Play SchoolPosted on Dec 22 2017
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 CompetitionPosted on Dec 22 2017
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 SchoolPosted on Dec 22 2017
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 NewsletterPosted on Dec 21 2017
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 5Posted on Dec 20 2017
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 PartyPosted on Dec 20 2017
Grade 6 students having fun sledding on the hill. Listen to that excitement!
Pep Rally before our big Basketball Game tonightPosted on Dec 19 2017
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 SchoolPosted on Dec 19 2017
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 ProjectsPosted on Dec 18 2017
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!Posted on Dec 15 2017
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 5Posted on Dec 13 2017
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 5Posted on Dec 13 2017
Students engaged in project based learning in grade 5 social studies. Students are emersed in learning activities until the break begins.
We are celebrating successPosted on Dec 13 2017
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 SupperPosted on Dec 13 2017
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 ConcertPosted on Dec 12 2017
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!Posted on Dec 12 2017
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 ToursPosted on Dec 12 2017
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 ArenaPosted on Dec 11 2017
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 ProjectsPosted on Dec 8 2017
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 7Posted on Dec 6 2017
K-6 Parent Teacher Conferences will be on Thursday, December 7 from 6:30-8:50. Please go to www.schoolinterviews.ca and use event code: ryq56 to book your appointments. Hope to see you there.
Book FairPosted on Dec 4 2017
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 WeekPosted on Dec 1 2017
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 responsibilityPosted on Nov 30 2017
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 SchoolPosted on Nov 27 2017
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 DayPosted on Nov 23 2017
Please join us at Fox Creek School for Silly Shirt and Meme Day on Friday Nov. 24/17!
Grade 7-12 Parent Teacher ConferencesPosted on Nov 23 2017
Parent Teacher Conferences are on Thursday, November 23 from 6:30-8:50 pm. Please log on to www.schoolinterviews.ca to book a conference time. Use event code bf8n9. Hope to see you there!
Grad Photos have been confirmed for February 7, 2018Posted on Nov 22 2017
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 REPSOLPosted on Nov 19 2017
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 GroupPosted on Nov 13 2017
Tour Group Parent Meeting on November 15 at 6:30pm in Room 16. (Parents only are to attend)
Parent Council MeetingPosted on Nov 13 2017
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 MeetingPosted on Nov 7 2017
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 SchoolPosted on Nov 7 2017
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.Posted on Nov 2 2017
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 ClassPosted on Oct 31 2017
A special thanks to the CRC for donating the pumpkins for carving.
Thank you to our sponsors!Posted on Oct 24 2017
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 StudiesPosted on Oct 24 2017
In Mr. Dinel's class today students were actively engaged in making bills into laws. Way to go students!
Provincials Cross CountryPosted on Oct 22 2017
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 CelebrationPosted on Oct 20 2017
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 FairPosted on Oct 17 2017
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 FairPosted on Oct 17 2017
Students in Fox Creek are highly engaged in their career pathways!
Picture Re-Take Day & Class PicturesPosted on Oct 13 2017
Picture Re-take Day and Class Pictures will be taken on Friday,October 31.
Career FairPosted on Oct 13 2017
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 playgroundPosted on Oct 12 2017
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 TeamPosted on Oct 12 2017
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 WeekPosted on Oct 12 2017
Fire Chief Les Paul came in and did fire prevention presentations to the K to grade 4 students today!
School Board ElectionsPosted on Oct 10 2017
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 handPosted on Oct 9 2017
It took many hands to create the wonderful playground we now enjoy at Fox Creek School.
Elementary Cross Country TeamPosted on Oct 9 2017
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 AnalysisPosted on Oct 6 2017
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 openPosted on Oct 5 2017
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 SchoolPosted on Oct 2 2017
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 RunnersPosted on Oct 2 2017
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 CompassionPosted on Sep 28 2017
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 updatePosted on Sep 25 2017
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 ChampionshipsPosted on Sep 24 2017
Congrats to our Jr. Golf Team Tyson Taylor Devon Stadynk Fisher Hudson Jonathan Roddick
PowerSchool Support Sept. 28 During Parent Teacher InterviewsPosted on Sep 20 2017
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 DayPosted on Sep 19 2017
Bring your best smile for Fox Creek School picture day Tuesday October, 3.
Parent Council MeetingPosted on Sep 18 2017
This Thursday September 21 @ 7:00 pm Please join us to see what Parent Council is about. Hope to see you there.
Instruction FeesPosted on Aug 30 2017
As per the Government of Alberta Legislation, there will be no basic instruction fees charged this year.