School News

2018

Hot Lunch and Milk Orders

Hot Lunches and Milk for February/March are now available through your Parent Portal. If you have any questions regarding this please contact the school at ire@wolfcreek.ab.ca Thank you for continuing to support our School through fundraisers such…

2017

Sportball - Winter Registration is Now Open

Sportball now has registrations open for their Amazing Winter Programs. The early bird registration promo codes are as follows:  January and Feb - expiring December 26th, 2017 is - "lifeisgood" March and A[pril Expiring February 19th, 2018 is "lifeisgreat"…

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration 2018/2019

ONLINE Registration Opens Monday, January 8, 2018In School Registration will take place at Iron Ridge Elementary Campus between9 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. on Friday, January 19, 2018Our campus is located at 4710 Broadway Ave, Blackfalds, AB. Copy…

Blackfalds Optimist Club - Breakfast for Supper with Santa

The Optimist Club of Blackfalds cordially invites you to Breakfast for Supper with Santa! December 8 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Blackfalds Community Center Tickets $7 each Ticket price includes Pancakes, Sausages, fixings, drinks, ice cream and, of course,…

Christmas Concerts K-3

Happy Holidays! This year, we are excited to again be presenting a Christmas Concert for each grade. The Christmas concerts will be held in the IREC Olive Freeman Gymnasium on the following dates:  Kindergarten - Tuesday, December 12th at 12:00pm…

URStrong Parent and Child Presentation

We’re excited to be hosting URSTRONG, an internationally recognized Social Emotional Wellbeing program, that empowers children with the skills, language and self-confidence to be better friends and develop healthier relationships. To learn more about…

Loonie Toonie Christmas

It’s a giving time of year and students and staff at Iron Ridge Elementary Campus are ready and willing to participate in the Blackfalds Santa’s Anonymous Program. We are raising money to help support our local FCSS and Blackfalds Santa's Anonymous,…

IREC Food Drive

This year in Mr. Webb’s grade 2 class, we are doing one community service project a month. This month we need your help! We are holding a food drive to support the Blackfalds food bank during the month of November. Non-perishable food items can be…

Sportball Winter Season

Sportball is starting to get organized for our upcoming Winter Season. Please see promo codes below for families to get in on an early-bird registration rate.  Just so you are aware, families can qualify for funding through Jumpstart (http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/content/microsites/jumpstart/en/apply.html)or…

Eye See... Eye Learn

Eye See... Eye Learn is a free program available to all Kindergarten students. Comprehensive exams are provided free by Alberta Health, and if a child requires glasses the members of the Alberta Association of Optometrists provide a pair free of charge. …

Team Canada Women's Hockey Family Night Out

Tickets Now Available for Team Canada Women's Hockey Family Night Out!!! On November 25, 2017 at 7pm Our Grade 3 Sign Club will be signing O Canada for TEAM CANADA Women vs Optimist Chiefs AAA Team. Come out to see our amazing Grade 3's and watch a…

IREC Remembrance Day Ceremony

On November 6, 2017 at 9:00am we will be having our Remembrance Day Ceremony in the gym. The Lacombe Legion will be in attendance and students will perform poems and songs to show their respect.  All students will receive a poppy on the day of the ceremony.…

Christmas Bureau

With Christmas just around the corner it is time to work with our Blackfalds Community to make sure Every child has gifts at Christmas. 

Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair will be open in the school gym on the evenings of Parent Teacher Interviews, Tuesday, October 24th and Thursday,October 26th.   

Parent Teacher Interviews

We will be hosting Parent Teacher Interviews Tuesday, October 24th from 3:00pm to 6:00pm and on October 26th from 3:30pm to 7:00pm. We encourage all parents to schedule an appointment using our new interview booking system. Please see below the instructions…

Playground Fundraiser - Operation Eucation Fundraiser

Operation Education is a co-operative fundraising initiative that partners local schools with Boston Pizza restaurants in your school community to earn cash back.

Bright Futures Play Academy Accepting Registrations

Trustee Elections 2017

Be a leader in your community... Become a School Board Trustee Nomination Deadline: September 18, 2017Election Date: October 16, 2017 Do I have what it takes to be a successful school board trustee?  Am I prepared to put my community and students first?  Successful…

Crossing Guards Needed

Now that we are all back in the swing of things, IREC CROSSWALK GUARDS are seeking volunteers for the 2017/2018 school year.  We require people to set up/take down and assist children and their families across the roads safely. The AM shift is 7:45-8:10,…

Big Brothers Big Sisters - 40 Mentors in 40 Days

Big Brothers Big Sisters needs mentors to match with children in our community. They are working on their 40 Mentors in 40 Days drive for the month of September.