Stick It To COVID-19 Contest

STICK IT TO COVID-19 Tell us why you got vaccinated and WIN! Getting vaccinated is one way we can all ensure a safe learning environment for our students in the fall.  Each Friday from August 6th – August 27th we will draw for a prize of $250 cash. All entries will be entered into an…

Registration: Please Update Student Information

MESC Returning Students: Do you have students that need busing for the 2021-22 school year? Please make sure to update your demographic information by logging into your MESC Parent Portal account: https://powerschool.maskwacised.ca/public/. Once you’re logged in, please access “SchoolEngage”. The link to SchoolEngage is located at the bottom left-hand corner. Updating your student information ensures…

Safe Schools, Safe Families, Successful Students

Maskwacis Health Services (MHS), in collaboration with Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission (MESC) will be hosting vaccination clinics for MESC students aged 12 and up. Consent forms will be sent home and must be returned as soon as possible. Students can also bring the consent forms to the vaccination clinics at the schools.   MESC Student…

Honouring the 215

“Our Treaty Partners have not always respected the treaty relationship between us. The imposition of residential schools damaged the relationship between us. We feel that one of the primary avenues through which this relationship can be repaired is by properly funding education systems that are under our control and design. The Crown has a fiduciary…

Thank You!

We would like to thank all the MESC staff who have taken the opportunity to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Within MESC, 73% of our staff have received at least their first dose of a COVID vaccine and 43% of MESC staff are fully vaccinated. MESC would also like to thank the Maskwacis Directors of Emergency…

Honouring the Memory Of…

MESC has lowered school flags to half mast to honour the memory of the children found at the site of the former Indian Residential School in Kamloops, BC. Flags will remain lowered until further notice. Our prayers go out to these children’s families and the communities affected by this discovery.

MESC’s Response to Alberta’s Draft Curriculum

The MESC Board of Governors expressed concerns with the draft Kindergarten to Grade 6 (K-6) curriculum as it was released March 29, 2021 to Minister LaGrange. MESC does not support the draft K-6 curriculum as released and we will not pilot nor implement the curriculum. Moving forward, MESC will continue to work on a local…

MESC Schools Open to Students Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

MESC schools will be welcoming students back to the schools on Tuesday May 25th, 2021, starting with Student Cohort 1. Thank you Ohpikinahawasiwahk (parents/guardians) for all your support and patience over the past weeks of at-home learning. Please ensure all learning packages are returned to the school with your child. All school healthy and safety…