Welcome Back to School

Posted on August 23 2021

Teacher Phone Calls: Your child's teacher will be calling you on the afternoon of Friday, August 27 with more information about the start-up and to welcome you to our IREC family.    'Meet the Teacher'…

Town of Blackfalds - Back to School Program

Posted on May 21 2021

In partnership with Staples, Blackfalds FCSS ensures that every student in our community has access to the supplies needed to reach their full academic potential. This is done by providing backpacks filled…

Info Session for ADHD and Autism

Posted on May 19 2021

Register now for this one hour session to provide caregivers with foundational knowledge for supporting those with ADHD and/or Autism.  To register email

Positive Parenting Program Registration

Posted on May 14 2021

Register today for this 4 class course on Positive Parenting.  The course is held through zoom so you will be able to access from anywhere.  To register email

Programs Available to Families through McMan AHS

Posted on May 14 2021

Check out the calendar to see all the upcoming events for Lacombe and area families.  Registration is required for each program.  To register email Details of each program:…

Pre-K Registration is open!

Posted on April 28 2021

Virtual NED Mindset Mission Assembly

Posted on April 13 2021

Hello families! The students of IREC will be enjoying a virtual assembly in their classrooms at 1:00 on Friday, April 16th. We are excited to welcome NED's Mindset Mission to our school. If you would…

Virtual Interviews and our Celebration of Learning

Posted on April 12 2021

We have learned so much this school year and your child is excited to show you want they know.  This week your child's teacher will post four Celebration of learning activities into FreshGrade. Please…

BFPA Virtual Open Houses

Posted on February 24 2021

Will your child be 3 or 4 years old by December 31, 2021? Have you already registered or are you considering enrollment with BFPA this coming Fall? Please join us for a LIVE Google Meet Presentation,…

New Student Registration is Open for 2021-22 School…

Posted on February 1 2021

We are excited that registration for the 2021-22 school year is open for Pre-K to Grade 3 students new to our school.  Click on our Registration Page to find full details and directions on registration. …

Need Out of School Child Care?

Posted on January 31 2021

If you are looking for care for your child before or after school or when your child is not in Kindergarten we have a list of service providers on our website at…

Welcome New F.I.R.E.S. Board Members

Posted on January 29 2021

We would like to thank all of the new and past board members for all of their work to support our school!  You are an AMAZING group of people! See our new board members at:

F.I.R.E.S. General Meeting - Board Members Needed

Posted on January 11 2021

Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer? Are you wanting minimal commitment? F.I.R.E.S. is the place for YOU! What is F.I.R.E.S? We are the Friends of Iron Ridge Elementary Society! We are…


Happy Holidays

Posted on December 21 2020

We wish all of our families a safe & happy holiday season!  Enjoy the time with your family & take good care. #IRECstrong  

At-Home Learning Jan.6-8

Posted on December 21 2020

Just a reminder that all students will be learning at-home on January 6, 7 & 8 We will see the students back online for at-Home Learning on January 6, 7 & 8. Each teacher has sent home communication…

Thank You F.I.R.E.S, Donors & Volunteers!

Posted on December 11 2020

The new playground is AWESOME!!   A big 'Thank you!' goes out to the members of F.I.R.E.S, the donors & the volunteers who made this project a HUGE success!         Financial and equipment/materials/discounted…

Picture Retakes November 4th

Posted on October 27 2020

"The tradition of taking school pictures will look a bit different this year but we are confident we can provide families with the pictures they value in a way that meets the guidelines set out…

School Fees - DUE September 30

Posted on October 5 2020

We are off to a great start at school. The students have settled in and are ready for new learning opportunities. Please take the time to pay your school fees if you haven't already done so. Below is…

Terry Fox Run

Posted on September 23 2020

This year is the 40th Anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope and Iron Ridge Elementary Campus is proud to be continuing the legacy of one of our greatest heroes. Due to COVID-19, the Terry Fox…

COVID-19 Information and Resources

Posted on September 22 2020

For information on policies regarding the new school year in relation to COVID-19 please visit the COVID-19 Information and Resources page.