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
  • Calling Lake School (school will re-open on Monday, June 17, 2019)
  • Chipewyan Lake School
  • Pelican Mountain School (Sandy Lake)
  • Paddle Prairie School 

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, an eight (8) 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.

Contact Us

P.O Box 40 (1920 Wolf Trail)
Paddle Prairie, Alberta T0H 2W0

Phone: (780) 981-2124

Fax: (780) 981-3777

Contact Form

  • General Inquires
  • Jill Gaudet, Principal
  • Lorraine McGIllivray, Liasion Worker & Native Language Instructor (Cree)
  • Shawna Ghostkeeper, Secretary
  • Doreen Batchelor, ECS/Gr 1Teacher
  • Lorraine Ridsdale, Grade 4Teacher
  • Melaine Lapp, Grade 5/6Teacher
  • Julianne Cerna, Grade 8/9 (Jr.& Sr. High)
  • Richard Ward, Grade 7 (Jr. & Sr. High)
  • Lucas Whittle, Grade 10, 11, 12 (Jr. & Sr. High)
  • Kaitlin Walker, Grade 2/3 Teacher