News

2020-2021 Supply Lists

Posted on April 14 2020

School Supplies 2020-2021 school supply lists are available online.  Families may order directly from write-on and support the DCE Fundraising Society or purchase them independently from the printable…

June 19 Update

Posted on June 18 2020

It is hard to believe this is the last update for the year! One last reminder to return your library books to the bins outside of the office. We look forward to seeing you next week for a quick drive-through…

June 12 Update

Posted on June 12 2020

Happy 2nd Last Friday of the School Year! Here's this week's SGN! Well, we are on the home stretch!  Although this has been a difficult end to the school year, we are looking forward to and planning…

June 5 Update

Posted on June 5 2020

Hi Mustang Families! It is hard to believe it is already June! Although some days seemed so long, the last few months have flown by. We would like your children to have the opportunity to say goodbye,…

May 29 Update

Posted on May 29 2020

Happy Friday Families! It is going to be a beautiful weekend so we hope you enjoy the sunshine.  When you have a few minutes, check out SGN with your kids. There are only 15 more days of online schooling…

May 22 Update

Posted on May 22 2020

Happy Friday Families!  It may be wet out today but the forecast is looking great for next week!  This is great news as the playground at DCE is now open!  Now that is SGN! The last instructional day…

May 15 Update

Posted on May 15 2020

Happy Friday Mustang Families! Here's the link to SGN.  Thank you to the many families who sent in pictures of the children being active outside! There are 16 more days to order your 2019-20 yearbook! …

May 8 Update

Posted on May 8 2020

Happy Friday Families! Parents, you are doing a tremendous job supporting your children during these trying times.   I know that it is challenging amongst all the other things you are facing, so thank…

CLASS PHOTOS 2019-2020

Posted on May 6 2020

CLASS PHOTOS In these challenging times, we thought you might still enjoy having a Class Group Portrait.  Icon was unable to photograph live for you this spring, but their amazing team came up with a…

May 1 Update

Posted on May 1 2020

Happy Friday Mustang Families! First and foremost we would like to thank our volunteers for everything you do at DCE. We put together a video to express how much we appreciate you.  Thank you so much!…

Thank You Volunteers!!

Posted on April 30 2020

Thank you, volunteers, for all you have done for our school this year!  Here is a little something for you!

Junior High Introductions

Posted on April 27 2020

Welcome to Clover Bar Junior High Letter- April 2020 Welcome to Lakeland RidgeLetter-April 2020 Welcome to Sherwood Heights -April 2020

April 24 Update

Posted on April 24 2020

Hi Mustang Parents! I hope you had a good week. Mr. Howel, Mrs. Marler and  I have been on your kid's Google Classrooms and have had regular meetings with their teachers.  The teachers are impressed…

April 17 Update

Posted on April 17 2020

Happy Friday! We are hoping you are staying safe and your kids are settling into online learning.  Please reach out to the teachers if you need support as we continue to learn together. Supports for…

Teachers' Office Hours Online

Posted on April 15 2020

All teachers at DCE have office hours from 8:40 AM - 11:40 AM.

April 9 Update

Posted on April 7 2020

Hello Mustang Families! I hope you are well!  We appreciate all that you are doing to help facilitate your child's learning! Thank you for your patience while we continue to work out the details of how…

March 26 Update

Posted on March 26 2020

Hi DCE Families, It has been a very busy past few weeks as we have been preparing to move forward with online learning.  The teachers and EAs are ready!  Starting on April 6, teachers will start providing…

Mental Health Resources

Posted on March 23 2020

Elk Island Public Schools is committed to providing mental health support and resources to students, families and staff during COVID-19.  You can find trustworthy resources and information here. MENTAL…

Alternative Learning

Posted on March 23 2020

While in-school classes are cancelled because of the provincial health emergency, Elk Island Public Schools is providing alternative instruction to students through Google Classroom. Visit eips.ca for…

March 20 Update

Posted on March 20 2020

Important Dates I hope you are all well as we settle into this new reality of social distancing.  I can only imagine how challenging this last week has been for you as you try to work out child care…

Student belonging Pick up and School Resource Drop…

Posted on March 17 2020

We have a webpage set up for parents to book a time slot to pick up your child's belongings and also drop off any library books or school resources you may have at home.  Parents are to remain outside…

COVID-19 Information

Posted on March 13 2020

Dear Davidson Creek Elementary families, As information about COVID-19 is continually expanding, we to ensure all families are provided with up-to-date information from Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS).…

March 12/13 Update

Posted on March 12 2020

Important Dates School Fees Results Thank you to the parents who completed our survey regarding school fees.  We appreciate the time you took to help inform us on how you feel about the fees we charge…

2019-20 EIPS Parent Survey: We Want to Hear from You

Posted on March 9 2020

Elk Island Public Schools (EIPS) is committed to ensuring all parents and guardians of students within the Division have a chance to share their thoughts on the overall performance of their school and…

March 6 Update

Posted on March 6 2020

Important Dates EIPS Division Speech Competition Each year schools provide a basket to be raffled off at the EIPS Young Speakers Invitational.  Do you own your own business or work for a business that…

February 28

Posted on February 28 2020

Important Dates Kindergarten Registration is Now Open! Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2020? If so, it’s now time to register for kindergarten. To register, simply complete the online…

February 21

Posted on February 21 2020

Important Dates Winter Carnaval Winter Carnaval is coming to Davidson Creek!  We are looking for 2-3 more volunteers to help with the maple syrup taffy station from 11 am-1 pm on February 25th.  If…

February 5/13 Update

Posted on February 5 2020

Important Dates Student-Led Conferences We look forward to seeing all our families at Student-Led Conferences that will take place on February 12/13.  Online registration instructions were sent out on…

January 31 Update

Posted on January 31 2020

Important Dates Appointments and Early Pickups from School If you need to make arrangements to pick up your child early from school, please utilize your child’s agenda and/or classroom apps to inform…

January 24 Update

Posted on January 24 2020

Important Dates Crayola Colorcycle Davidson Creek Elementary is participating in the Crayola’s Colorcycle program.  It is an opportunity for us to avoid sending plastic to landfills by collecting used/dried…

January 17 Update

Posted on January 17 2020

Important Dates Grade 4 Parents - Accountability Pillar Survey Information Grade 4 parents, please see the link for more information regarding the Accountability Pillar Survey you will be receiving in…

2019

January 10 Update

Posted on December 16 2019

Important Dates School Council Meeting, January 14 Please join us at 6:00 p.m. as information will be shared about our current fee structure, posing specific questions about priorities, and asking you…

Kindergarten Registration Now Open

Posted on December 11 2019

Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2020? If so, it’s almost time to register for kindergarten. Starting school is an exciting time, for both children and parents. Although exciting, it…

December 20 Update

Posted on November 25 2019

Important Dates Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our families from the staff at Davison Creek Elementary! Basically Babies Thank you everyone for your generosity! Our leadership team delivered…

December 13 Update School Fee Information - Please…

Posted on November 25 2019

Dear DCE school families, Under Alberta Education’s new School Fee Regulation, schools must consult with parents prior to setting school fees for the upcoming school year. Our next school council meeting…

December 6 Update

Posted on November 25 2019

Important Dates Kindergarten Registration Starts Soon! Is your child turning five on or before Dec. 31, 2020? If so, it’s almost time to register for kindergarten. Kindergarten registration opens for…

November 29 Update

Posted on November 22 2019

Important Dates Concert Information We are looking forward to our Christmas Concert at Sherwood Park Alliance Church on Thursday.  Here are the details you will need: Kindergarten Concert:  6:30 PM…

November 22 Update

Posted on November 18 2019

Parents as Partners - Drop off Zone Let's work as partners, parents!  We all have a responsibility to get our children to school safely as well as to be courteous to others who would also like to get…

Basically Babies

Posted on November 5 2019

Basically Babies is a registered charity that works to provide for the basic outfitting needs of newborn babies born to families in extreme need in the greater Edmonton area. We offer the gift of a complete…

November 8 Udate

Posted on October 10 2019

Important Dates Media Smarts Take Away On Tuesday we hosted a Media Smarts Session for Parents.  One thing that parents can do that has the most significant positive impact on your child's wellbeing…

November 1 Update

Posted on October 10 2019

Important Dates Crusader's Game Tonight! Mustangs, have you heard the amazing news?! Our whole school has been invited to a Sherwood Park Crusader game at the Sherwood Park Arena at 7:00 p.m. tonight!…

New Kindergarten Assessment Tool

Posted on September 27 2019

Elk Island Public Schools is switching to a new assessment tool for kindergarten students! This tool will help gauge kindergarten children’s progress and development through the course of the year.…

Swimming Lesson Payments

Posted on September 26 2019

Just a reminder that payments for swimming lessons are due prior to lessons commencing.  If we have not received payment, the student will have to remain at school. Thank you for your understanding  

October 25 Update

Posted on September 23 2019

Important Dates Halloween: Students can wear their costumes to school in the morning, however, activities will not begin until after lunch. Please remind your child(ren) to be extra careful during recess…

October 11 Update

Posted on September 23 2019

Important Dates NEW! Little Free Library Next time you are by the school, check out our Little Free Library.  It is located at the front of the school.  The idea behind our library is that you take…

October 4 Update

Posted on September 23 2019

Important Dates Terry Fox Update Thank you, students and families, for your generous donations.  We raised $1350.65 for cancer research!   Read In Week takes place October 7-11. Read In Week 2019 returns,…

WATCH: What Not To Do In the Library

Posted on September 20 2019

September 27 Update - Please read before Monday

Posted on September 16 2019

Important Dates Lockdown Drill Notice There will be a lockdown drill next week.  Members from the RCMP detachment will be onsite as we work together in partnership to ensure that this important drill…

September 20 Update

Posted on August 27 2019

Important Dates Terry Fox Run – Toonies for Terry Our annual Terry Fox Run will be held on Thursday, September 26th. Students are encouraged to bring in a donation of $2 in support of cancer research.…

September 13 Update

Posted on August 27 2019

Important Dates Swimming Lessons Our K-5 students will be going for swimming lessons starting at the beginning of October.  More details to follow. One of Our Own Bella Morrisseau Whiskeyjack (Grade…

Back to School 2019-20

Posted on July 17 2019

Classes for the 2019-20 school year begin on Tuesday, September 3. Learn everything you need to know about getting ready for the new year by visiting our back to school page. 

Bottle Drive

Posted on June 26 2019

Davidson Creek Fundraising Society will be hosting a Bottle Drive on September 12, 2019.  This evening is also meet the teacher night!  All you need to do is bring in your bottles when you come to meet…

Watch: Davidson Creek A Place Where We Belong

Posted on April 23 2019

2018

6 Tips for Keeping Kids Active on Long Road Trips

Posted on June 5 2018

The summer is quickly approaching and many families will hit the roads for family vacations.  Active for Life has a great article on how to keep you kids active on long road trips.  Here are some other…