Help Build Our Playground!

Wes Hosford School is having a Math-A-Thon! The Math-A-Thon is a fundraiser that allows all students in grades K-6 the opportunity to ‘show off’ their math skills while earning pledges for their school at the same time. On Thursday, March 14 students will participate in Mathletics events where they will complete a variety of math stations appropriate for their grade level. Math-A-Thon proceeds will be used to support fundraising for the new playground.

Pledges of $25.00 or more qualify for a tax receipt from Elk Island Public Schools. If you prefer to donate this way, please ensure that you provide the name of the donor along with a mailing address, so receipts can be mailed out when they are prepared. 

Use this link to make an online pledge.

Again, all pledges and donations are voluntary, but greatly appreciated! Pledges will be accepted until March 13.

Grade 4-6 Snow Valley Ski Trip - Important Information

As part of our Physical Education curriculum, the grade four, five, and six students are planning a SKI TRIP to Snow Valley on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Field trip forms and information have been sent home with students.

All students attending the skip trip, MUST complete the Snow Valley Google Form NO LATER THAN Thursday, February 21, 2019 ( The link will be sent directly to you by your child’s homeroom teacher and can also be found on our school website’s homepage (

Payment can be made by either cheque or through your Parent Portal account.  Cheques should be made out to WES HOSFORD SCHOOL and may be post-dated to February 28, 2019.  Please return ALL forms and money to your child’s homeroom teacher, NO LATER THAN Thursday, February 21, 2019.


When Can My Child Start Kindergarten?

To register for kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year, your child must be five years old on or before Dec. 31, 2019

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Land and People Acknowledgement

We acknowledge with respect the history and culture of the peoples with whom Treaty 6 was signed and the land upon which Elk Island Public Schools reside. We also acknowledge the traditional homeland of the Métis Nation.

We recognize our responsibility as Treaty members and honor the heritage and gifts of the First Peoples.

We commit to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in a spirit of collaboration and reconciliation. Click here to learn more.

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