Bienvenue à l'École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School
At OLPH, our students' academic experience comes first!
École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School (OLPH) resides within the family of Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) and is part of Alberta's publicly-funded education system. OLPH is a French Immersion middle school, providing 21st century, quality Catholic education in both official languages, for students in Grades 5 to 8. At OLPH, we work in community to ensure the success of each learner and to foster respect for life and learning. We value the positive benefits of acquiring a second language in a safe, orderly and caring environment where each individual’s qualities and uniqueness are nurtured and enhanced.
École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School offers a faith filled, safe and caring environment for young adolescents. Our students enjoy authentic French culture activities, participate and lead social justice initiatives, are presented with many leadership opportunities and can get involed in Sports Teams and Intramurals.
Why chose French Immersion?
- French Immersion provides students with opportunities to acquire and maintain language skills in French and English.
- Develop language and literacy skills in French and English, and use both to communicate
- Learn about French culture, traditions and celebrations
- Proficiency in English and French
- Improved academic achievement
- Improved communication skills in a student's first language
- Knowledge and appreciation of different cultures
- International language certification apportunities
In addition to French for Life, OLPH offers exciting programs such as:
|Grade 5 & 6 Options||Grade 7 & 8 Options|
|Sports Programs:||Sports Experience||Sports Performance & Outdoor Education|
|Fine Arts:||Media Arts & Visual Arts, Band, Musical Theater & Painting||Media Arts & Visual Arts|
|Innovation & Technology:||Robotics (Beginner) & Hands-On Science||Robotics (Beginner & Advanced)|
Come and visit our French Café, Games Room, new Learning Commons and Chapel!
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École OLPH Open House
Posted on Feb 1 2018
Dear Parents, Please join us for our Open House on Thursday, March 1st, 2018 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. God Bless
Posted on Sep 19 2017
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Terry Fox ~ École OLPH On-Line Donations
Posted on Sep 19 2017
Chers Parents, École OLPH will be participating in the National School Run Day on Thursday, September 28th, in support of the Terry Fox Foundation. This year, our school theme will continue to be “ Soyez Comme Terry” ~ "Be Like Terry". Although…
Update - Sherwood Park Boundary Consultation -February 21st, Decision
Posted on Feb 22 2018
At the February 21, 2018 public meeting of the Elk Island Catholic School Board of Trustees, the Board decided to move forward with Option 5 and has tabled the motion until March 21, 2018 to provide an opportunity for the community…