School News

2018

Open House - Communication Partners in Play

You are invited to attend the Open House for Communication Partners in Play: Parent-child Intervention classes. When: Wednesday, June 13, 2:00pm to 7:00pm.  Where: 5123-48 Street (Back alley entrance- paid parking lot) Children Welcome

2018-19 Kindergarten Parent Orientation Meeting

We are looking forward to a brand new bunch of children starting with us in Kindergarten next year. Please join us for the Kindergarten Orientation meeting on June 5th at 6:30. You will have a chance to meet the Kindergarten teachers, find out which…

Provincial Curriculum Development - Parent/Guardian Information Sessions

K-4 Draft Provincial Curriculum DevelopmentSpring 2018 Parent/Guardian Information Sessions Alberta Education and the Alberta School Councils’ Association (ASCA) are working with the Association of Independent Schools and Colleges in Alberta (AISCA),…

Pre-K to Grade 3 Registration is Open On-line for all New and Returning Students to IREC

We are excited to welcome new and returning students to our school for the 2018-19 school year. Please click here to access our registration page. There are 2 different processes for registration. One is for students new to the school and Wolf Creek…

Playground Fundraiser - Operation Eucation Fundraiser

Just a reminder that FIRES has partnered with Boston Pizza restaurants in Alberta to help IREC earn 5% cash back on submitted receipts. Here's how it works: Eat at Boston Pizza Save your receipts Submit all receipts to the IREC office by June 22nd Operation…

Blackfalds Bike Rodeo

Calling all young bike enthusiasts: The Town of Blackfalds will be hosting a Youth Bike Rodeo on June 8, 2018. This is a bicycle safety workshop for ages 5-10 which includes free activities such as bicycle safety training, safety practice, a bbq and…

Hot Lunch Available to Purchase

Hot lunch is available to order for the last week of May until June 20, 2018. Please go to Parent Portal Online Payment to buy online.  Thank you for supporting our School through this great fundraiser. Hot Lunch dates are: May 30th - Piccolos…

School Council Meeting

Everyone is welcome to join us for our School Council meeting on Tuesday, May 1sst at 7:00pm in the staff room.    The mission of the school council is to work with the school community to enrich our students quality of education in a caring environment…

Scholastic Book Fair

Please join us for our Scholastic Book Fair during our Celebration of Learning on Tuesday, April 24th from 300-6:30 pm and Thursday, April 26th from 4:00 to 7:30 pm. All purchases benefit our school by helping us purchase books for our classrooms. 

Celebration of Learning

You are invited to join us to celebrate your child's learning at our April Celebration of Learning. Celebration of Learning is a drop-in event where you come to your child's classroom and they will be your guide to show you what they have been learning…

Welcome to Pre-K & Kindergarten

Come join us for this event April 16th, 2018 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Iron Ridge Elementary Campus in the Olive Freeman Gymnasium Located at 4710 Broadway Ave You will have a chance to: meet the Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers do fun activities for children…

Memorial for the Humboldt Broncos

On Friday April 6th, the hockey world suffered a tragic loss, when 15 members of the Humboldt Broncos family lost their lives in a tragic accident. A memorial is being organized in the Blackfalds Multiplex on Friday April 13th from 6.30pm to 8pm to…

Jersey Day in Support of the Humboldt Broncos

Please join us in showing our support for the families and friends of the Humboldt Broncos. A group of hockey parents in Langley, B.C. have come together to organize a national wear-your-jersey day to support victims and families affected by the fatal…

Kindergarten and Pre-K Event

Come and Play With Us! April 16th, 2018 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Iron Ridge Elementary Campus in the Olive Freeman Gymnasium Located at 4710 Broadway Ave You will have a chance to: meet the Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers Learn about how you can support…

SPARC - Simple Connections Strong Families

Be the first to discover Simple Connections Stronger Families and come celebrate with us! Sunday, March 18 Dawe Centre - 56 Holt Street Drop in between 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  10 free fun family activities & prizes Enter for a chance to win 1 or 2 Chromebooks…

FCSS - Family Easter Event

Blackfalds FCSS will be hosting a Family Easter Event on March 24, 2018 at the Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd.  12:00 pm Big Brothers Big Sisters Charity BBQ 12:00 pm Free Family Activity Booths 1:45 pm Prize Draws Form more information please call…

Hot Lunch & Milk

Hot lunch and milk are available to order until March 3, 2018. Please go to Parent Portal Online Payment to buy online.    Hot Lunch dates are: March 14th - Piccolo's Pizza March 21st - Annie's Restaurant April 4th - After the Grind April 11th - A&W…

Come Try Ringette

Come Try Ringette! Tuesday, Mar 13 @4:45, Lacombe Arena Open to kids who are at least 4 as of Dec 31, 2018! A great environment to learn to skate! *A free event! *All you need are skates, a helmet & gloves! Register @ www.cometryringette.ca Check our…

FRIENDS OF IRON RIDGE ELEMENTARY SOCIETY (FIRES) Meeting

Our next meeting is MONDAY, MARCH 5TH, 2018 AT 6:30 in the MUSIC ROOM at IREC. All parents are welcome to come.    Friends of Iron Ridge Elementary Society (FIRES) has been established to help with and/or organize fundraisers, which will benefit the…

Red Deer Rebels Family Night Out March 2, 2018

IREC Family and Friends please join us on Friday, March 2 when the Red Deer Rebels take on the Kootenay Ice at the ENMAX Centrium.   To take advantage of this great offer simply go to www.ticketsalberta.com and enter the promo code IREC and purchase…