​One way parents/guardians can make a meaningful difference for students is by participating on our school’s parent society. Parent societies are a formal group of parents, incorporated under the Societies Act for the purpose of raising funds for the school. A society is a separate legal entity from the school council. More information can be found in our CBE Administrative Regulation 5001 – School Councils and School/Parent Societies.​​

Parent Society

Our parent society is known as Alexander Ferguson Elementary School Society.

Looking to get involved? Join a meeting. Anytime. Check out volunteer opportunities below. Find position descriptions in the document located along the right hand side of this page.

2022-23 Meeting Dates - In Person

October 27 - Following School Council meeting (start time 7:00pm)
   Minutes are now available on the right hand side of this page.
November 17 - Following School Council meeting (start time 7:00pm)

   Agenda is now available on the right hand side of this page.
March 2 - Following School Council meeting (start time 7:00pm)
May 25 - AGM, following School Council meeting (start time 7:00pm)
June 15 - Following School Council meeting (start time 7:00pm)


Our Members

President: Jill Pelton
Vice PresidentVACANT FOR 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
Secretary: Lindsey Pashniak
Treasurer: Heather Romalo
Fundraising Director: Filled
AGLC DirectorVACANT FOR 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

Board Director Council Chair:  Alie Ronellenfitch

Casino Coordinator:Megan McQuiston

May 2022 Fundraising Request: 


Contact the Parent Society

Email: afess.society.board@gmail.com

Please watch for highlights about Council and Society happenings and volunteer opportunities in our newsletter, The Scoop, which will be sent to you by email.

Additional Resources

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