May 2019 Month in Review

Posted on June 3 2019

Ponoka Elementary May 2019 Month in Review Video   Featuring photos from Rugby, Eat the Rainbow, our new logo reveal, and Grade 6 Camp.  

New School Logo

Posted on April 30 2019

After months of designing, gathering feedback, and redesigning, we are excited to share the new PES School Logo! The previous three yellow block logo has served us well, but now it is time to get a little…

Ways a parent can help with MATH!

Posted on April 26 2019

Cutie Pies UPDATE!

Posted on April 23 2019

*** UPDATE**** After not being able to get a hold of Cutie Pie for over 2 weeks and finally deciding to cancel the fundraiser and issue refunds, Cutie Pies contacted me this morning. They were extremely…

Paralympian Stephanie Dixon Coming to PES!

Posted on April 8 2019

This Wednesday, April 10th, Canadian Paralympic Stephanie Dixon will be speaking to our students at 9:00am. Here's more about Stephanie: As a Paralympian for Team Canada, Stephanie Dixon competed in three…

March 2019 Month in Review Video

Posted on April 2 2019

With the start of April, we look back at the learning and events of March including 100 Day, skiing, basketball, real-life author Sigmund Brouwer, and Pink Shirt Day!

Yearbooks! Order Yours Today!

Posted on March 28 2019

Yearbooks pre-orders are now on available through Lifetouch. To order your yearbook go to (click on the link), enter the Yearbook ID Code: 13121719 and follow the instructions. …

Digital Citizenship at Ponoka Elementary

Posted on March 1 2019

Digital Citizenship has been and continues to be a focus at Ponoka Elementary School. We value the health and well being of our students both on and offline. The recent renewal of the Momo Challenge has…

February 2019 Month in Review

Posted on February 27 2019

There wasn't a lot happening outside this month given the frigid temperatures, but inside our building, we are so proud of the learning that goes on everyday. Our Month-In-Review video features all the…

January 2019 Month in Review

Posted on February 5 2019

Ponoka Elementary School January 2019 "Out of this world learning with out of this world people" Our January features Winterball, Skating, and making instruments for Grade 3 Science.

Parent Information Night Jan 28, 6-8 pm

Posted on January 22 2019

The PES School Council is very pleased to invite you to a Parent Information Event featuring Kari Lotzien.   Monday, January 28, 2019, 6-8 pm Ponoka Elementary School   Kari Lotzien is an occupational…

Hot Lunches!

Posted on January 8 2019

Hot Lunches are back at PES!  Once again we are offering hot lunches throughout the year. The different hot lunches are fundraisers to help reduce the cost of Grade 6 camp. This year we are excited to…

Skiing at PES

Posted on January 7 2019

Grade 3-6 students will have the opportunity to skiing/snowboarding at Canyon Ski Resort again this year. We will also be offering the opportunity for students to go Tubing at Canyon's tube park as well…

Hello 2019

Posted on January 6 2019

We can't wait to get started on 2019. . . a lot to look forward to at PES: Winterball, Talent Show, Canada Games Catch the Spirit Assembly, Author Visit, Sportball, Alberta Opera presents Pinocchio, Pink…


December 2018 Month in Review

Posted on December 31 2018

As we look forward to great things in 2019 - a little reflection on a fabulous December 2018 for PES. Our students continue to impress by reading more, learning more, and caring more. Our school community…

Grade 2 January Newsletter

Posted on December 23 2018

The Grade 2 January Newsletter is now available:

Christmas Concert 2018

Posted on December 22 2018

"Time Travelling Through Caroling"December 19, 2018 Over 500 students involved in the Christmas Production involving time travel, singing, dancing, handbells, a singing Christmas tree, and Elvis! Many…

Christmas Concert Dec 19!

Posted on December 13 2018

You are invited to our annual Christmas Show! "Time Travel Through Caroling" Wednesday, December 19, 2018 2 shows! 10:30 am & 1:30 pm Both shows are the same. All grade 1-6 students and M/W Kindergarten…

November 2018 Month in Review

Posted on December 3 2018

PES November 2018 Month in Review Video "Kinder"   All the best pictures of November featuring We Scare Hunger, Twin Day, and Remembrance Day.

Portfolio Walks moved to Dec 6, 3:30 - 7:00 pm

Posted on November 26 2018

Dear Parents & Guardians, As you may have heard, a retired PES teacher passed away last week. Althea Lewis started teaching at PES in 1976 and retired here in 2015. A memorial service for Althea Lewis…