District Emergency

School closures due to Evacuation Orders

School Closures due to wildfires

  • Career Pathways School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Mistassiniy School, Wabasca Alberta
  • St. Theresa School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Chipewyan Lake School
  • Pelican Mountain School (Sandy Lake)
  • Paddle Prairie School: Closed for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year. 

Any decision regarding school operations will be announced once more information becomes available.

Evacuation Orders

Sunday, May 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.: Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement

Re-entry for communities previously under Evacuation Order

Wednesday, June 12, 2019: Phase 3 Re-entry (Return of Residents) for Wabasca-Desmarais, Sandy Lake and Chipewyan Lake. The threat of wildfire still exists for the above-mentioned communities. As a result, a four (4) hour Evacuation Alert will remain in effect. 

Question and Answer page for students, parents, staff impacted by the wildfires

Click here to view the Question and Answer page.

Contact Us

PO Bag 2000 (189 1 Ave)
Grouard, Alberta T0G 1C0

Phone: (780) 751-3772

Fax: (780) 751-3731

Contact Form

  • Karen Lemay - Principal
  • Brenda Anderson - Secretary
  • Michelle Deering - ECS - Gr.1 teacher
  • Paula Chalifoux - Grade 2-3 teacher
  • Wendy Calahasen - Grade 4-5 teacher
  • Christie Matthews - Grade 6-9 teacher
  • Rachel Starr - Cree teacher, grade 6 Math and Science
  • Alberta Halcrow - TA
  • Shirley Auger - TA
  • Beatrice Laboucan - PUF EA
  • Shannon Anderson - WWAH Success Coach
  • General Inquiries