Students head to the hills

Erskine School held its “All Kinds of Minds” information session last Monday night

Erskine School held its “All Kinds of Minds” information session last Monday night for parents to see the different way people process information. Students helped run each station and had activities for all to participate in. A lunch was also served for all families who participated.

Swimming is well underway at Erskine School, with students going into Stettler for swimming lessons.

Grade 6 students travelled to the County of Stettler offices last week to view a county meeting, as part of their social studies program. The county representatives also invited students to eat lunch with them.

The Grade 6 class, along with Big Valley Grade 6 students, will head off to the Legislature next Tuesday, April 30, to continue their social studies learning curriculum.

Grades 6 to 9 students head out today to snowy Frontier Lodge to participate in outdoor mountain activities for the rest of the week.

The student union is participating in a garage sale at the Stettler Recreation Centre on Saturday. Anyone with items to donate for the sale is asked to drop them off at the school. All funds go to the student union.

Erskine School is starting registration for ECS and playschool for next fall. Stop by school to pick up the registration forms. Registrations are now accepted.

Edmonton’s pro lacrosse team takes over Erskine’s phys-ed classes for one day in early May. The players plan to instruct students on lacrosse skills. It should be a great learning experience.