MESC High School Graduation 2021

This past Monday, September 20, 2021, Ermineskin Jr Sr High School, Maskwacis Outreach School / Ehpewapahk Alternate School and Nipisihkopahk Secondary School celebrated the graduation of 35 students at Bear Park! It was an absolutely beautiful day to celebrate. Congratulations to all students of the Class of 2021!   Ermineskin Jr Sr High School Braylynn…

MESC Transportation Contact Information

MESC Transportation: With the new school year underway, there have been a few questions from ohpikinahawasowak (parents/guardians) in regards to their awâsisak/oskayak busing needs. For general MESC Transportation questions, please contact Cindy Nicotine at: 780-585-3333 For off-reserve busing questions, please contact Prairie Bus Lines, via text: 587-228-7732 or email: jonathanw@southland.ca and kerri@prairie.pwt.ca Please note, the…

Request for Proposals: Auditor

Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission  seeks proposals from interested public accounting firms for the provision of independent audit services in accordance with the requirements of the Board policy. CLOSING DATE  Proposals will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 22, 2021. The Board of Directors reserves the right to request additional information from companies and/or…

School Sports – BACK IN ACTION

We are excited to announce that guidelines are in place to have school sports teams back in action this year! To ensure everyone’s safety, all athletes and coaches must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated. For more information, please read the “School Sports – Teams and Events Guidelines” memo at: https://www.maskwacised.ca/covid/

MESC Guest Art Collaborator

MESC Guest Art Collaborator MESC is excited to announce that we’ll be working with renowned Ermineskin Cree Nation artist Osamuskwasis Roan for a number of upcoming print/online items. Osamuskwasis utilizes a mixture of beautiful floral motifs and traditional patterns in her design work. We’re excited to work with Osamuskwasis as her design talents will bring…

Masks Mandatory

Maskwacîs Education Schools Commission (MESC) is committed to ensuring that our Head Start Programs and Kindergarten to Grade 12 schools are safe and healthy learning and working environments for Kiskinwahamawâkanak (Students), Otatoskewak (Staff), and Ohpikinahawasowak (Parents/Guardians). With this in mind, MESC recognizes that face masks are an important tool in reducing the spread of COVID-19,…

Bus Status App

MESC Transportation apologizes for the inconvenience as there are routes temporarily not in operation as the department is awaiting drivers. Please visit https://mesc.busstatus.ca/ to see an updated list of routes and their status. MESC is currently seeking drivers with class 1 or 2 license for school bus driver positions. Immediate full time and casual positions…

MESC Transportation manages transportation for students attending MESC schools and Maskwacîs students who live on-reserve and attend local Wolf Creek Public Schools, STAR Catholic Schools and Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools. Parents with students attending MESC schools will need to ensure their land location is up to date using the MESC Parent Portal to have their…

MESC Back to School Celebration and BBQ

Ohpikinahawasiwin! Bring your awâsisak & oskâyak to the Back to School Celebration/BBQ and get back to school ready! To ensure our schools are safe learning environments, we are encouraging all those eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19. A vaccination clinic will be on site and anyone who gets vaccinated on this day will receive a…