​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 Elbow Park School Parent Society (EPPS).

Some of the activities undertaken by our Council include: fundraising; organizing of social activities for the children; coordination of charitable activities; special lunches; and more. These activities have a major impact on the success and enjoyment of the children at the school.

Examples of what our fundraising efforts have purchased are: 

  • Outdoor Boulder Classroom
  • Planting trees and shrubs to create our naturalization area
  • Class set of 25 iPads for student use
  • MakerSpace tools and supplies
  • Many residencies including Foothills Nordic Skiing, Elev8 Lacrosse, Aussie Rules Football, Trickster Theatre, and Alien Inline Skating
  • iXL Math and Language Arts online subscription

Meeting Dates/Schedule

See our School Council page for regular meeting dates.

  • Dec 11, 2020 AGM (11:00 a.m.) 
  • June 4, 2021 (12:00 p.m.)
  • November 1, 2021
  • May 31, 2022

Our Members (as of Dec 2020)

ChairJames Armstrong

TreasurerNavaz Cassam

Director: Mike Martin

Director: Nathan Minovitch

Director: Carol Kearl

Director: Chi Dang

Contact the Parent Society

Email: eppsociety@gmail.com

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