Doing What’s Best for Kids

Programs

Division Wide Programs

Early Learning

The Early Childhood Development Program offers literacy-enriched play for children who are 3 years old before December 31st of the upcoming school year. Fort McMurray Public Schools provides Kindergarten and ECDP programs in each of its elementary schools.

For additional information on any of our Early Learning programs, visit our Early Learning page

Inclusive Programming

Our philosophy is to ensure that all students with special needs have opportunities to be in regular classrooms whenever possible. There are a variety of designated programs for students with severe disabilities as well as individualized program planning available.

For additional information, visit our Inclusive Education page

Indigenous Education

Within our schools, we work with local Indigenous leaders to engage parents and families to support student success through collaborative partnerships. We strive to develop culturally relevant programs, resources and student supports. Also referred to as First Nations, Métis and Inuit Education (FNMI) Education.

For additional information, visit our Indigenous Education page

Mental Health Supports

Mental health supports in schools are integrated with services provided through government (Alberta Health, Child and Family Services) and through community agencies. School counselors across the District provide both individual and group interventions that focus on identifying core problem areas and supporting classroom learning. Regional Collaborative Service Delivery - Region 2 (Wood Buffalo Regional Collaborative Service Delivery Framework).

To access mental health resources go to our Mental Health page

Welcoming, Caring, Respectful and Safe Schools

Embedded in all FMPSD facilities; Safe and Caring Schools includes Character Education programs, Anti-Bullying Programs, Bus Safety, and Crisis Management. 

For additional information, visit our Welcoming, Caring, Respectful and Safe page

Home Education Centre

FMPSD’s at-home learning programs are designed for families who wish for flexibility in their child’s education.  We offer a wide variety of program choices and FMPSD staff will work with parents to select a program that best fits their child’s needs.

For more information, visit our Home Education Centre page

School Specific Programs

Elementary Schools

Beacon Hill APPLE School Before and After School Care Leader in Me™        
Christina Gordon APPLE School Before and After School Care Leader in Me™ PEAK Athletics Academy PEAK Flex Academy Reggio Inspired Tech-Trades Academy
Dave McNeilly APPLE School Before and After School Care Leader in Me™ Tech-Trades Academy PACE Academy    
Dr. K.A. Clark APPLE School Before and After School Care Leader in Me™ Tech-Trades Academy PEAK Flex Academy Breakfast Program  
École Dickinsfield APPLE School Before and After School Care French Immersion Leader in Me™ PEAK Athletics Academy Tech-Trades Academy  
Fort McMurray Christian Alternative Programing Worship Arts Before and After School Care PEAK Athletics Academy Tech-Trades Academy      
Fort McMurray Islamic APPLE School Leader in Me™ Tech-Trades Academy        
Greely Road APPLE School Leader in Me™ E-cademy+        
Thickwood Heights APPLE School Before and After School Care Leader in Me™        
Timberlea APPLE School Before and After School Care MicroSociety Tech-Trades Academy      
Walter and Gladys Hill APPLE School Leader in Me™ PEAK Athletics Academy Reggio Inspired Tech-Trades Academy    
Westview Before and After School Care APPLE School Leader in Me™        

Secondary Schools

École McTavish Public High French Immersion
7-12
PEAK
Athletics
Academy
PEAK
Flex Academy
Registered Apprentice Program (RAP)
Fort McMurray Composite High Registered Apprentice Program (RAP)      
Frank Spragins High Outreach Education Program Registered Apprentice Program (RAP)    
Westwood Community High Advanced Placement Registered Apprentice Program (RAP) E-cademy+