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Willow Park School

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February 29, 2016

Pizza by the Slice – FINAL EDIT

On Thursday, March 3rd we will be having Pizza by the Slice! We apologize for the confusion. Please send your child(ren) with a toonie on Thursday  morning so they can have a slice of pizza or two for lunch the same day. Money will be collected until 9 am – no late orders, no exceptions.

February 29, 2016

Wednesday, March 2nd

Early Dismissal for grades 1-6 and Pre-k and NO KINDERGARTEN CLASSES. Pre-k will be dismissed at 2:25 pm and grades 1-6 will be dismissed at 2:15 pm.

February 24, 2016

Grade 6 Mini Egg Guess

The grade 6s have decorated a jar with a spring theme and filled it with spring-colored M&M eggs. The jar can be found in the office or you can see a picture on our school blog. Guesses are $2 for a chance to win a pair of hockey tickets – Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks…. Read more »

February 22, 2016

Family Group CanBuildit Activity

On Thursday, February 25th, the students will be participating in their Family Groups in a CanBuildit Activity. For safety reasons in the school, we are looking for donations in the form of boxes or packages rather than cans. All food items will be donated to the Leduc Food Bank.

February 22, 2016

Family Paint Night

From 6:30-7:30 pm on Wednesday, February 24th, Willow Park is hosting a Family Paint Night! If you and your family would like to participate, please call the school or send an email to There is not a maximum amount of participants – everybody is welcome!

February 22, 2016

Pink Shirt Day

On Wednesday, February 24th is Pink Shirt Day. All staff and students are asked to wear a pink shirt as a stand against bullying. To learn more about Pink Shirt Day, go to

February 17, 2016

Family Day Unplugged forms

Please return your child(ren)’s Family Day Unplugged forms by Thursday, Feb. 18th. Teachers are collecting the forms and recording the number of participants. The class with the highest amount of unplugged hours gets a pizza party from the City of Leduc’s FCSS.

February 16, 2016

Student-Led Conferences

On Thursday, Feb. 18th, we will be holding our Student-Led Conferences. You and your child are welcome to come to the school between 4 and 7 pm to see exactly what your child has learned this year. We look forward to seeing you all!

February 16, 2016

Lost & Found

Parents, our Lost & Found has become quite full! There’s sweaters, lunch bags, snowpants, swimming bags, etc. Our Student-Led Conferences on Feb. 18th would be the perfect opportunity to find some of your child(ren)’s missing items!

February 11, 2016

2016-2017 Black Gold Approved Calendar

The 2016-2017 Black Gold School Calendar is now available on the Black Gold Website.