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New Process for CRA Student Address Verification
Historically, schools completed letter requests to verify a student’s address and confirmation of attendance at the school; the letter supports parents or guardians to claim Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) child-related benefits. Effective Feb. 1, 2018, this process moves online and now includes a cost-recovery fee of $25.
The parent/guardian or student requests a confirmation letter and verifies their identity online; Financial Services then sets up an account for the service-request fee to be paid. Once paid, Central Administration will send a letter to the requestor via password-protected email, hold a copy at Central Administration or deliver for pick up at the child’s school.
VCHS Education Accountability Pillar Results October 2017
The Accountability Pillar provides a way for school authorities to measure their success, and assess their progress towards meeting their learning goals.
The Accountability Pillar:
- Gives school boards a consistent way to measure their success and assess progress using a broad spectrum of measures
- Helps identify areas that need improvement and set priorities for the future
- Provides school authorities with a wide range of data showing how they are performing
- Focuses on more than student achievement, resulting in a more complete approach to accountability and system improvement
This combined data provides a picture of school authority and individual school performance, including areas of success and potential challenges that may lie ahead. School authorities and schools analyze this data and the many variables that may affect results, allowing school authorities to focus on improving student learning and achievement.
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Families should periodically check their fees balance using ACORN by logging into the PowerSchool Parent Portal. School fees need to be in good standing to be eligible to participate on athletic teams, field trips, graduation activities and other school related activities and events. If circumstances exist where you are unable to pay your students fees you can apply to have fees waived by submitting an Application for a Waiver of Fees.
2017-18 Student Parking Registration
Parking at VCHS is subject to space availability. Students must have a valid VCHS parking permit visible at all times. Vehicles parked on EIPS property are subject to the Student Code of Conduct as per Section 12 of the Alberta School Act
Students are not permitted to park in the student drop-off area, front /back loop or staff parking lot. During School hours students are not to be hanging out in or around their vehicle. Violation of Student Code of Conduct will result in parking privileges being revoked.
All students must register their vehicles by clicking on the link below.
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For a complete list of holidays and school-closure days during the 2017-18 school year, refer to the EIPS Division Calendar.
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Diploma Exam Results, myPass, Alexander Rutherford Scholarships
Posted on Feb 15 2018
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Superintendent Message: Practical alternative
Posted on Feb 20 2018
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EIPS RAP Information Session: Gain work experience and diploma credits all at the same time
Posted on Feb 15 2018
Sherwood Park, AB. — Students, families, community members and media are invited to attend an upcoming information session about Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP), an opportunity offered…