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2018

Important Busing Information for 2018-2019

Posted on January 31 2018

Wolf Creek Public Schools offers busing to Urban and Rural students in and around Blackfalds. Please click here for important information about busing for the 2018-19 school year.

Volunteers Needed: IREC Crosswalk Guards

Posted on January 25 2018

Many hands make light work! IREC CROSSWALK GUARDS are seeking volunteers!  We require people to set up/take down and assist children and their families across the roads safely. The AM shift is 7:45-8:05,…

FRIENDS OF IRON RIDGE ELEMENTARY SOCIETY (FIRES) AGM

Posted on January 18 2018

MONDAY, JANUARY 29,2018 AT 6:30PM in the MUSIC ROOM at IREC.We will be having our Annual General Meeting and we need 6 new board members. FIRES is the fundraising board for IREC and we provide items…

Hot Lunch and Milk Orders

Posted on January 8 2018

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…

2017

Sportball - Winter Registration is Now Open

Posted on December 13 2017

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…

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration 2018/2019

Posted on December 11 2017

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…

Blackfalds Optimist Club - Breakfast for Supper with…

Posted on December 5 2017

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,…

Christmas Concerts K-3

Posted on December 1 2017

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: …

URStrong Parent and Child Presentation

Posted on November 27 2017

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…

Loonie Toonie Christmas

Posted on November 20 2017

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…

IREC Food Drive

Posted on November 14 2017

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…

Sportball Winter Season

Posted on November 9 2017

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…

Eye See... Eye Learn

Posted on November 9 2017

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…

Team Canada Women's Hockey Family Night Out

Posted on November 9 2017

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.…

IREC Remembrance Day Ceremony

Posted on November 3 2017

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…

Christmas Bureau

Posted on October 23 2017

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

Posted on October 23 2017

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.   

Bright Futures Play Academy Accepting Registrations

Posted on October 23 2017

Trustee Elections 2017

Posted on September 11 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…

Crossing Guards Needed

Posted on September 11 2017

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…