District Emergency

School closures due to Evacuation Orders

School Closures due to wildfires

  • Career Pathways School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Mistassiniy School, Wabasca Alberta
  • St. Theresa School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Chipewyan Lake School
  • Pelican Mountain School (Sandy Lake)
  • Paddle Prairie School: Closed for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year. 

Any decision regarding school operations will be announced once more information becomes available.

Evacuation Orders

Sunday, May 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.: Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement

Re-entry for communities previously under Evacuation Order

Wednesday, June 12, 2019: Phase 3 Re-entry (Return of Residents) for Wabasca-Desmarais, Sandy Lake and Chipewyan Lake. The threat of wildfire still exists for the above-mentioned communities. As a result, a four (4) hour Evacuation Alert will remain in effect. 

Question and Answer page for students, parents, staff impacted by the wildfires

Click here to view the Question and Answer page.

Kindergarten and Grade 9 Graduation and Awards Night Highlites

What an evening of celebration was held at Conklin Community School on June 28th.

Outgoing Superintendent Donna Barrett joined us in our celebrations to pass out certificates and awards.

Several students were honoured and celebrated for their achievements and contribution to the school throughout the year.

Members of our community were also on hand to present students with gifts and awards inn recognition of their achievements throughout the school year including:

Conklin Community Association

Conklin Métis Local

Conklin Resource Development Advisory Committee

& of course our very own Local School Board  who also presented the staff with token gifts of appreciation for their dedication and service to the school over the past year.

The event ended with a delicious meal prepared by local caterer Val Quintal.