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Register Now! Choose EMP!

Posted on May. 1, 2020

It's time to register for the next school year! We will be back and we look forward to having you all join us!  2020-21 will be a wonderful year!  Go to the website for Registration Information.  

Everybody.... Choose EMP! Register Maintenant

Posted on May. 21, 2020

It's time to register! When a learning community feels this passionate about their school, this is what happens!  Everybody... Choose EMP! Register Now!  Thank you to all of our families who participated…

At EMP... we celebrate Catholic Education Week!

Posted on May. 18, 2020

This week is Catholic Education Week.  Join us in our daily prayers and intentions and wear blue on Thursday, May 21st to celebrate World Catholic Education Day.  We invite you to view this video that…

At EMP... we wear our Hats For Mental Health!

Posted on May. 6, 2020

Join us today in support of mental health! Hats On!

At EMP... we have assemblies!

Posted on Apr. 28, 2020

Typically, we hold assemblies in our gymnasium with our entire school community.  This month, we offered a virtual assembly.  Check it out! It was emailed to your family on Monday morning.  You are…

At EMP... we have Theme Days! Today is "La Journée…

Posted on Apr. 23, 2020

Today is a Theme Day - it is "la journée soleil- Fun in the Sun Day! Have fun in the sun safely!  Wear a sun hat, sunglasses. and sunscreen!  Share your Sun Day photos with us!

At EMP... we have the most amazing parent volunteers!

Posted on Apr. 20, 2020

In this week of Volunteer Appreciation, we recognize the constant support that our parent volunteers offer throughout the year. Being members of the School Council or Parent Society Committee, volunteering…

At EMP... we celebrate our Faith Theme with music!

Posted on Apr. 9, 2020

Our Faith Theme this year is "Living Like Jesus, We are Shepherds!"   Our theme song to accompany our Faith Theme is "My Lighthouse" by Rend Collective.  Check out this video compilation of the staff…

Welcome Back!

Posted on Mar. 31, 2020

Today, we began our new online learning adventure!  The teachers were so happy to hear from their students and even meet with them, virtually or within their Google Classroom. Send us photos of your…

At EMP... we celebrate student success with special…

Posted on Mar. 26, 2020

After each reporting period, we celebrate student success by offering a series of awards to each class.  A French award, a Most Improved Award, a Good Sport Award, and a Good Shepherd award are presented…

EMP - School Closure Update

Posted on Mar. 17, 2020

A schedule for families to come back to pick up students' belongings and report cards has been emailed to each family.   Update EMP School Closure  

At EMP... we explore Coding in the Learning Commons

Posted on Mar. 9, 2020

At EMP... our students learn about coding in the Learning Commons.  Robots move around an obstacle course throughout different areas in the school.  So much fun!

At EMP... we take students on a ski day!

Posted on Mar. 5, 2020

At EMP... we take our students skiing!  On Wednesday this week, our grade 3-4-5-6 students enjoyed a fantastic day of downhill skiing. Thanks to all of our volunteer parents who joined us to help get…

Season of Lent begins

Posted on Feb. 26, 2020

At EMP... we celebrate our faith. Today, the season of lent began. Our grade 5 students lead our Ash Wednesday liturgy and what a beautiful celebration it was!  We were so blessed to have Father Jozef…

Mardi Gras!

Posted on Feb. 25, 2020

At EMP... we eat pancakes! For Mardi Gras, our students were invited to have delicious pancakes at ESSMY!  Thank you to the friends at ESSMY for hosting us, for all of our parent volunteers, and to our…

At EMP... we have heros! ECO-HEROS

Posted on Feb. 13, 2020

At EMP... we have heros!  Eco-Heros :   We have a group of students who collect the recycling and the composting from each of the rooms in the school.  We have reduced our garbage output tremendously…

Early Dismissal, Friday, February 14th, 2020

Posted on Feb. 13, 2020

Reminder:  Early Dismissal/Staff Meeting Day Friday, February 14th,  2020 Students dismissed at 12:40 p.m. Happy St. Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day- Friday- Wear Red, White, Pink or…

Posted on Feb. 12, 2020

To celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday, students are invited to wear pink, red, white or purple!  

ESSMY Information Night for Grade 6 Parents

Posted on Feb. 10, 2020

On February 20th, check out what ESSMY has to offer for junior high.  

School Council and Parent Society Meeting - February…

Posted on Feb. 9, 2020

Join us in the Learning Commons on Tuesday, February 11th, starting at 6:30 p.m. for the School Council Meeting followed by the Parent Society Meeting starting at 7:30 p.m.    

Explore More Art Option

Posted on Jan. 31, 2020

At EMP... we explore Art Ted Harrison style in our grade 5 and 6 Art Extreme Options. Beautiful work!  

Poetry via Breakout Boxes!

Posted on Jan. 26, 2020

At EMP... grade 5 students learned about poetry by engaging in a breakout box adventure!  Collaboration and teamwork were necessary to beat the clock!  What a wonderful way to discover poetic devices…

Join us for our Open House!

Posted on Jan. 25, 2020

6 p.m- Kindergarten Information Session in the Learning Commons 6:30 p.m- School-wide Open House 7:15 p.m. - Assembly in the gym! Join us! Check it out!   Registration is open for Kindergarten - Online.  …

At EMP... we go skating for our Phys.Ed Classes!

Posted on Jan. 22, 2020

This week, students are going skating for Phys.Ed to enjoy the great wintery outdoors. So fun!  Thanks to the parent volunteers who came to help tie skates...and shovel snow off of the outdoor rink!…

At EMP... We have retreats! Today was Mini Retreat…

Posted on Jan. 20, 2020

Today, our Grade 4-5-6 participated in a mini retreat. They learned more about prayer- what to pray, who to pray for and how to pray. Building a relationship with Jesus as a friend through prayer!  So…

School Council and Parent Council Meetings Rescheduled

Posted on Jan. 13, 2020

Please note:  Due to the extreme cold weather that we are experiencing, our School Council Meeting and our Parent Society Meeting that were to take place tomorrow evening, January 14th, 2020 are rescheduled…

Open House & Science Walk January 30, 2020

Posted on Jan. 13, 2020

Kinder information session 6:00-6:30PM Open House and Science Walk 6:30-7:30PM   

Mini Retreat #2

Posted on Jan. 7, 2020

Our Grade 1, 2 and 3 students participated in a Mini-Retreat on Monday morning.  Guided by Pope Francis' 5 finger prayer format, students learned about praying for themselves and for others.  Singing…

2019

Second week of Advent

Posted on Dec. 10, 2019

Science is fun at EMP!

Posted on Dec. 4, 2019

Science experiments in grade 5.   Such fun!  

Advent is upon us.

Posted on Nov. 29, 2019

Our foyer is ready for the Christmas season. Thank you to our parent volunteers who came to decorate! #bestvolunteers 

Crazy Hair Day! Such Fun!

Posted on Nov. 28, 2019

So many students participated in our theme day- la journée des cheveux fous!  Such fun!

Last Day to Order EMP Spirit Wear

Posted on Nov. 27, 2019

EMP Logo Wear Sale Check out the EMP Logo Wear!  Order by November 28th and receive the order in time for Christmas! Emp School Orders 2019 

Crazy Hair Day - Thursday, November 28th, 2019

Posted on Nov. 25, 2019

Join the fun on Thursday for Crazy Hair Day! On s'amuse avec les cheveux fous!

EMP Logo Wear Sale (click title)

Posted on Nov. 19, 2019

EMP Logo Wear Sale Check out the EMP Logo Wear!  Order by November 28th and receive the order in time for Christmas! Emp School Orders 2019  Sizing Biz Zip Hoodie Sizing Biz Zip Hoodie Sizing Sanmar

We Remember

Posted on Nov. 11, 2019

Today, we remember all those who have fought for and protected our freedom and rights. We consider especially those from our EMP Family who have served and are away serving today. Let there be peace.…

Fall Break

Posted on Nov. 9, 2019

There will be no school next week for Fall Break. No School, Monday, November 11- Friday, November 15th, inclusively.  School will reopen on Monday, November 18th. Enjoy the break!  

Early Dismissal, Fall Break

Posted on Nov. 7, 2019

Reminders: Join us tomorrow, Friday, November 8th for our Remembrance Day Celebration in the gym at 11:10 a.m.   No School for Kindergarten students. Early Dismissal for students in grades 1-6.  Dismissal…

Remembrance Day Celebration November 8th, 11h

Posted on Nov. 3, 2019

Join us on Friday, November 8th, in the school gymnasium at 11 am.  Students are encouraged to bring a $1 donation to purchase a poppy for the Poppy Fund in honour of those who served and are serving…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on Oct. 13, 2019

Blessings and gratitude on this Thanksgiving Sunday!

Farm to School Pick up on Friday

Posted on Oct. 10, 2019

Pick up your Farm to School veggies on Friday from 3-6 p.m. at the school. 

Food Bank Donation

Posted on Oct. 9, 2019

Students at EMP donated over 500lbs of non-perishable food items to the St.Albert Foodbank.  Thank you to the parents who made the delivery. Sharing is caring! 

Thanksgiving Celebration

Posted on Oct. 7, 2019

Join us on Wednesday, at 2 p.m. in the school gymnasium for our Thanksgiving Celebration.  

EMPs 2019-2020 Jr. ATB Team

Posted on Oct. 3, 2019

Congratulations to our new Jr. ATB Team!   Our little bankers will be trained on Tuesday, October 8th and our Grand Opening Banking Day will take place on October 22nd.  

Parent Partnership Spectacular!

Posted on Sep. 16, 2019

What a splendid evening it turned out to be for our Parent Partnership BBQ!  It was such a wonderful evening of sun and fellowship with our EMP families!  A special thank you to Brian Cyr, with RE/MAX…

First Day of School at EMP

Posted on Sep. 3, 2019

What a beautiful first day of school! 

Welcome Back! School Starts September 3rd!

Posted on Aug. 20, 2019

School starts on Tuesday, September 3rd!  We look forward to welcoming all new and returning students!  Our office opens on Wednesday, August 21st and we look forward to seeing everyone again!