News

2020-2021 NEW Student Registration OPEN - KINDERGARTEN…

Posted on January 6 2020

Registration for NEW students to Ponoka Elementary School is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! Please read through the information on our REGISTRATION page and contact the office with any questions…

School Council Meeting via Google Meets - Monday,…

Posted on May 22 2020

School Council is hosting their meeting via Google Meets this month in light of the current social distancing recommendations and the school not being available.  Click here to links to agendas and minutes: …

Bright Futures Play Academy Announcements

Posted on May 12 2020

Please see the attached letters for details on the upcoming BFPA program changes. Class Reduction Letter Location and Teacher Change Letter

Yearbooks are now on sale!

Posted on May 8 2020

In a year that has been totally flipped on end, you may be trying to think of ways to capture the memories! What better way than with a Yearbook?! You can preorder a yearbook for your child for $15 at…

Ponoka Scavenger Hunt!

Posted on May 8 2020

Chin Up and Game On #1: Scavenger Hunts will appear in the weekly newspaper and completed entries will be entered for prizes. Thanks to the partnership between the Ponoka Youth Centre and the Rising…

Bobtail Nursery Order Pick Up

Posted on April 28 2020

Spring Flower Fundraiser with Bobtail Nursery pick-up starts THIS WEEK! Pre-paid orders can be picked up at the greenhouse any day between Thursday, April 30th and Monday, May 4th. Please refer to the…

Ponoka Family Food Support Program

Posted on April 24 2020

We are proud to be a part of the Ponoka Family Food Support Program! This program is available for families in need of nutritional food support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please call 403-783-3112 for…

Final Assessment and Reporting

Posted on April 24 2020

Hello parents and guardians of Ponoka Elementary School students. As follow up to the Wolf Creek communication around learning plans, final assessment, and reporting sent out earlier this week, the document…

Getting Ready for Kindergarten or Grade One?

Posted on April 16 2020

If your child is going into kindergarten or Grade one and has not received their preschool immunizations they are due now. The 4-6 year old booster is routinely given at this time. This may consist of…

PES New Learning Plan

Posted on March 23 2020

The linked letter was sent to all PES families via email at 3:45pm Friday afternoon. Please take a moment to read it to help understand the learning plan that we will be working on when we return from…

PSC Hold & Secure (Feb. 28) Follow Up Letter from…

Posted on March 5 2020

Dear Ponoka Secondary Campus/The BRICK Learning Centre/Ponoka Elementary School Parents/Guardians,  We want to provide an update on the previous communication shared with you in relation to the hold…

Self-Regulation Presentation Wednesday, February 26

Posted on February 13 2020

FREE presentation by Registered Psychologist Tammy Auten-Dye brought to you by PES Parent Council. Join us in the Community Commons at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 26! Learn about Self-Regulation and…

School Council Meeting - Monday, January 27 - Agenda…

Posted on January 21 2020

Please join our regularly scheduled School Council meeting this coming Monday, January 27, 2020. Start time is 6:00 pm in the Community Commons. Being a part of our school council allows you to have input…

Tremendous Community Support for PES Breakfast and…

Posted on January 17 2020

Ponoka Elementary School principal Nathan McEntee (left) and vice principal Jay Cottell (far right) accept a donation for the school’s breakfast and lunch program from pasters Shannon and Rob McArthur…

Dress for the weather!

Posted on January 10 2020

Very cold temperatures this week and next! Please send appropriate clothing for the weather. Inside recesses at -22.

Safety First! Student drop off and pick up.

Posted on January 10 2020

For the safety of all please ensure that the fire lane entrances are not being blocked and that the crosswalk is being used when dropping off and picking up students.

2019

Student Demographic forms online

Posted on December 10 2019

We have a lot of families who have not logged on and updated the student demographic forms through School Engage. These forms not only provide the school with updated addresses, but also emergency contact…

Christmas Concert Details - Thursday December 19th

Posted on December 9 2019

Please join us on Thursday, December 19th as we celebrate the season with our annual Christmas Concert. We will be presenting the concert two times in order to accommodate our audience. Showing 1 - 10:30…

School Council Meeting - Monday November 25 - 6:00…

Posted on November 21 2019

Our next school council meeting is this coming Monday, November 25 at 6:00 PM in our Community Commons. A meeting agenda and updated minutes from the last meeting are posted on our school website. Please…

ACTION REQUIRED: Update Student Demographics Online

Posted on November 21 2019

Returning Student Registration Forms for the 2019–2020 School Year ARE DUE We have many parents that have not yet logged into the PowerSchool Parent Portal to complete the Returning Student Registration…