Author Archives: KEEPAC

Update from the King Edward Elementary Parent Advisory Council – September 2017

The “Bat to School” Movie Night and Farmers Market The Bat to school movie night on September 16 was a huge success! It was great seeing so many families out to celebrate the start of school. Huge thanks to Heidi … Continue reading

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Artist in Residence: Berna

By: Cheryl West-Hicks King Edward Elementary is proud to have Arts Enrichment at the core of their program. Learning is enhanced in all subject areas by incorporating art. Many studies have demonstrated that by integrating the arts into education, long-term … Continue reading

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Update from the KEEPAC April 2017

Science Fair April 6 The Science Fair was a smashing (for the frozen flowers, literally smashing) success!  Over 40 kids participated with projects. Thanks so much to the students who worked so hard on their cool projects and to parent … Continue reading

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Update from KEEPAC March 2017

Book fair A huge Thank-you to Linda L. who organized this years book fair, and all the families who supported the school library by buying books! This event made $2172.59 in Book Fair rewards! Multicultural pot-luck and movie night The pot-luck dinner and … Continue reading

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Keeping up with King Edward Elementary

There are a number of ways to keep connected to King Edward Elementary School. See our Twitter feed: https://twitter.com/kingedwardelem Sign up for the Parent Council email list: keepac1@gmail.com.  We share school news about upcoming events, and will also forward you the school’s … Continue reading

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Grade 4 Multiplication Art

The 2013-2014 Grade 4 class created cityscapes with a special mathematics twist: the rows of windows in their buildings were another way to practice the concept of multiplication.  The green building is an illustrated example of 3 x 5.

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Tizzled Topped Tufted Mazurkas

The 2013-2014 Grade One classroom read Dr. Suess’ If I Ran the Zoo and then they created their own  Tizzled Topped Tufted Mazurkas!

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Grade 5/6 Book Report Dioramas

As part of their Book Report projects, the Grade 5/6 class created dioramas recreating a scene or setting from one of their favourite books.  This student created a room from Sherlock Holmes’ apartment at 221B Baker Street.

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Our Parent Advisory Council

King Edward Elementary Parent Advisory Council (KEEPAC) KEEPAC meets on the 3rd Monday of the month in the Staff Lounge from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.   No meetings are held in December or June. Our Mission: to foster the well-being and effectiveness … Continue reading

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Discover creativity-infused learning at King Edward Elementary School!

  King Edward Elementary is a vibrant community school located in the heart of historic, family-oriented Old Strathcona. Students from Kindergarten to Grade 6 achieve high levels of academic success in an arts-intensive learning environment.

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