​Please visit our COVID-19 page for the most up-to-date information. Our plan is subject to change throughout the school year as more information becomes available.​

One of the most important ways parents/guardians and community members can make a meaningful difference for students is by participating on the school council. Under the Education Act, a school council is a collective association designed to advise the principal and the CBE Board of Trustees on matters related to the school. School councils have legislated advisory and decision-making authority. They are different from Parent Societies & Associations, whose main function is to raise funds for the school.​​ You can find more details in the CBE School Council Handbook​.​

Information about the impact of COVID-19 on School Councils is available on the CBE website​.​​



School Council

Join Us for Upcoming Meetings

School Council meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month and will start at 6:45 pm unless otherwise posted. Due to current COVID-19 precautions, we will be hosting convenient, virtual/online meetings. 

September:  Thursday, September 23, 2021
October:  Thursday, October 21, 2021
November:
  Thursday, November 18, 2021
December:
  No Meeting
January:
  Thursday, January 20, 2022
February:
  Thursday, February 24, 2022
March:
  Thursday, March 17, 2022
April:
  Thursday, April 21, 2022
May:
  Thursday, May 19, 2022
June:  Thursday, June 16, 2022 - Annual General Meeting (AGM)

See our Calendar page for dates and times.

Contact Us

If you have questions or feedback for our School Council & Children’s Society, please send your email to EFSCouncil@gmail.com. If you wish to request to have an item added to an agenda for discussion, please ensure that it has been submitted at least two (2) weeks prior to the scheduled meeting date.

Our Members

We are always interested in welcoming new members to School Council to help build our school community! There is always an open invitation to Parents/Guardians to attend our monthly meetings so that you have an opportunity to lend your voice and ideas.

Co-Chair:  Roberto Vlatkovic
Co-Chair:  Melissa Muise
Treasurer:  
Kevin Hamm
Secretary:  Nina Nagy & Cheryl Claridge
Casino Coordinator: Kendra Myhre

Members at Large: John Graham & Melissa Mowat

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