Summer 2016 Message to our ABJ Families
Report cards and timetables can be picked up in the office at ABJ beginning July 5 - July 21. There will be NO timetable changes until August.
NOTICE: ABJ IS GOING PAPERLESS! THIS MEANS THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A SUMMER MAIL-OUT.
ALL REGISTRATION FORMS CAN NOW BE FOUND ON-LINE BY ACCESSING THE PARENT PORTAL IN POWERSCHOOL. PLEASE BE SURE TO COMPLETE THE DATA VERIFICATION FORM, THE FOIP AGREEMENT, THE FIELD TRIP FORM, THE LOCKER USE AGREEMENT, EICS' ONE TO ONE AGREEMENT AND THE EQUIPMENT USE AGREEMENT FORM PRIOR TO REGISTRATION IN AUGUST.
SCHOOL FEES WILL ALSO BE POSTED ON THE PARENT PORTAL AT THE END OF JULY. YOU CAN MAKE PAYMENT ON-LINE OR PAY AT REGISTRATION. FEES ARE DUE BY SEPTEMBER 30TH. PLEASE CHECK YOUR CHILD'S ACCOUNT FROM TIME TO TIME AS CHANGES ARE MADE THROUGH-OUT THE YEAR.
Also new this year on the parent portal fees section....OPTIONAL FEES! If you want to purchase a yearbook for 2016-17, please add the optional yearbook fee to your cart. There are also optional math and science workbook Keys available for purchase, which will appear for the course your child is taking. These are available on-line for a limited time, so please choose as soon as possible.
Just a reminder that if needed, the fee waiver submission deadline for the 2016-17 year is December 12, 2016. Look for the form under Parents and Students, School Fees on the EICS web-site. Also, be sure to check out Email Subscription Management, also under the Parents and Students tab.
REGISTRATION - The school will open again for the following days (8:30 to 4:00 each day, closed 12-1:00 for lunch):
Tuesday, August 23 Grade 11 & 12 Registration / ID Pictures
Grade 12 Surname: A - H 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Grade 11 Surname: A - C 11:30 am - 12 noon
Wednesday, August 24 Grade 10 Registration / ID Pictures
Thursday, August 25 Grade 9 Registration / ID Pictures
Have a safe and enjoyable summer. May God bless each of you and your families.
ABJ One to One Parent/Student Technology Use Information
EICS announces One to One Technology Initiative Sherwood Park, AB – As part of Elk Island Catholic School Division’s (EICS) priority of creating Quality Learning Environments in all of its classrooms, EICS is announcing our One to One Technology Initiative for the 2016-17 school year. As part of the initiative, students from Grades 4-12 will be invited to bring their own technology for use in their learning experience. EICS is championing this initiative with the ultimate goal of supporting and engaging all students to achieve success in a 21st Century learning environment.
ABJ Piloting New Method for Parents to Report Absences
Archbishop Jordan is piloting a new way for parents to report absences using 'Safe Arrival' software. You can access through the APP for mobile devices, phone access, or web site. Please click on the link for more detailed information.
'My Pass' Information
Click on the link below for information on 'My Pass' for Diploma Exam results and more.
Follow the ABJ Blog To Have School Info Sent To Your E-Mail
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Monday-Noon hour study hall - Need a quiet place to work and eat your lunch? Come to the E-Campus on Mondays. Lunch hour Math and Science tutoring is now on Tuesdays. Please see Mrs. McGhan in the E-Campus to sign up. Tutor information is available in the office, student services, and at E-Campus or send Mrs. McGhan an email to have the information sent out to you at email@example.com.
ABJ Attendance Policy 2016-2017
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