Want to know how to motivate grade 1-6 students to write?! Invite author, Jodi Carmichael into your school! On February 24th and 25th Elm Creek School had the pleasure of hosting Mrs. Carmichael and learning how to use our “Spy Like Skills,” to zero in on a detail and create a story about it. Over […]
Congratulations to the Elm Creek School Grade 7 and 8 Boys Basketball team on winning consolation at the tournament at La Verendrye School in Portage la Prairie on Saturday, February 1, 2020. They won their game 54 to 23.
On December 18th Elm Creek School’s Parent Advisory Council hosted a free Pancake Breakfast for the students, staff, parents and community members. Besides the delicious pancakes and sausage, we were treated to the sounds of the season provided by many music students. Many donations of toques, mittens, scarves and socks were collected for The Bear […]
For information please watch this Video This past December 4th, Elm Creek School’s STRIVE (Self Taught Real-World Independent Valuable Experience) project based/inquiry learning program for Grades 9-12 students was shared with a number of educators within the Prairie Rose School Division and surrounding school divisions! STRIVE, which was launched at the school as a pilot […]
On Friday, December 5th and Saturday, December 6th, the Elm Creek Varsity Girls participated in a tournament hosted by Carman Collegiate. The girls placed third overall and received a plaque, which is now housed in a cabinet at the front entrance of the school. Congratulations girls and well done!
Skills Canada Manitoba is very pleased to announce that the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology hosted the Annual High School Young Women’s Conference on Thursday, November 16, 2017. The Young Women’s conference was a one day conference for young ladies in grades 9 and 10, that highlights non-traditional occupations for women. Young participants meet women […]
Elm Creek School held a Remembrance Day Ceremony Thursday, November 7th. We paid special tribute to our local veterans and fallen soldiers, as well as the many Indigenous soldiers who have served in the military. Our guest speaker this year was Mr. Bill Greenwalt, who served with the US Marine Corps from 1970 to 1974 during the Vietnam […]
The Kindergarten to Grade 12 students had the pleasure of meeting David Robertson, an Indigenous author from Winnipeg and Governor General Literary Winner. He spoke about the importance of Truth and Reconciliation, identity and how the importance of reading books about different cultures, written by people from that culture. We also had the opportunity to […]
Elm Creek School is happy to provide parents and students access to a website for our sports teams. All the schedules, rosters, coaches, scores, and locations for teams are available. Work is ongoing, so if the information is not up yet, it will be soon. www.hometeamsonline.com/ELMCREEKSCHOOL There is also a link in Extracurricular/Sports.
The Manitoba Young Readers Choice Awards (MYRCA) Committee asked the ECS book MYRCA club to host the the 2019 awards on Monday, September 30 at the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre. In attendance were 500 teachers and students from across Manitoba. The students not only hosted, but were able to meet one of the award winners, […]