Educate - an online resource for students and parents
Through years of experience working with newcomers, the Intercultural Services staff have developed numerous manuals that will guide families to their journey at Edmonton Catholic Schools.
PowerSchool is a secure website that allows parents and students to access attendance, student information and facilitates communication with the school. These translated documents will provide instructions on how to create an account, add a student and how to view e-report cards.
A Newcomers' Guides to Education in Edmonton Catholic Schools
Provides general information about programming, teaching and learning in Edmonton Catholic Schools as well as suggestions to parents on how to support their children in their new schools and in society.
A Newcomers' Guide to Elementary Education in Edmonton Catholic Schools
Available in nine (9) languages: Chinese (traditional and simplified scripts), English, Filipino/Tagalog, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
A Newcomers' Guide to Junior High Education in Edmonton Catholic Schools
Available in seven (7) languages: English, Filipino/Tagalog, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
A Newcomers' Guide to Senior High Education in Edmonton Catholic Schools
Available in ten (10) languages: Arabic, Chinese (traditional and simplified scripts), English, Filipino/Tagalog, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. These documents will soon be available in Amharic and French languages.
Community Support Services Directory
Provide information about community and government supports to the newcomer families in Edmonton in areas of settlement, adult ESL programs, counselling, crisis situations, employment, housing, health, and more ... The Directory contains links to the numerous on line resources and information.
Simple Steps to Your Child's Success - Tips for Parents
These brochures provide parents of English Language Learners with quick and easy tips that can become part of their everyday life and that will help their children get the most out of their homework, reading, writing and math. They were are available in seven (7) languages: Chinese (traditional and simplified scripts), English, Filipino/Tagalog, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese.
These brochures provide parents of ELLs with information about learning and recreational opportunities for their children offered in and around Edmonton during summer break. These programs provide ELLs with the opportunity to learn new skills, make friends, and have fun and most importantly practice their English while taking part in structured summer activities.
This year we were able to host Virtual Parent Information Sessions. The links below have the presentation in pdf format and you will also find a copy of the live recording.
Presentation- November 2021
Recording of the live presentation - November 2021
For more information or to register, please call One World . . . One Centre at 780-944-2001