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.
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.
EICS Summer School Information
Elk Island Catholic Schools is pleased to announce that our faith-filled summer school program is now open for registration. All classes will be held at Archbishop Jordan Catholic High School in Sherwood Park.
IMPORTANT UPDATE: PE 10 IS NOW FULL Religion 35 - 5 credits has been cancelled. Science 10 has been cancelled!
July 4 - July 12, 2016 ~ CALM 20, Religion 15, Religion 25 - all 3 credits
June 30 - July 13, 2016 ~ Outdoor Adventures - 11 credits
July 14 - July 22, 2016 ~ CALM 20, Physical Education 10 (FULL), Religion 15, Religion 25, Religion 35 - all 3 credits
July 4 - July 22, 2016 ~ Math 10C Prep, Math 10C Repeat.
Follow the ABJ Blog To Have School Info Sent To Your E-Mail
To follow the ABJ Blog, click below. Click 'Follow' and school information will be sent directly to your E-Mail address.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABJ Attendance Policy 2015-2016
Download the ABJ APP
For the 2015-2016 school year we have made available the ABJ App for student, parent, and staff use. It can be downloaded to help you keep track of the following information:
- Are we on a Day 1 or Day 2 schedule today?
- How can I see what classes I have today or any other day?
- Student classes can be entered in each block.
- Access to School Web Site, School Handbook, and School Contacts.
- Quick Links to School Blog and Social Media.
- You can use the APP for more than 1 student.
Please be patient as there are a few bugs to work out, but they are not regarding major areas of the APP. The APP is available as "AB Jordan" on Google Play for Android and iTunes Apple Store for iPhone. The user guide can be accessed through the link below.
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Last Edition of ABJ Scotsman!
Posted on Jun 15 2016
Click below for the last edition of the ABJ Scotsman. June Scotsman
Not Finished An ABJ E-Campus Course? Don't Give Up!
Posted on Jun 14 2016
Not finished your E Campus course? Please do not abandon it. Questions about E Campus courses can be directed to Mrs. McGhan. email@example.com Return ADLC textbooks to the E Campus.