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Emerald Ridge Elementary School
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K4K Registration Now Open

April 18, 2019
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ERES Backpack Drive

April 18, 2019
​ The ERES SLC is holding a backpack drive.  We are collecting gently used backpacks for Highlighter Helpers.  Highlighter Helpers is a Saskatchewan based charity that donates school supplies for kids in need.  Please ensure that the donated backpacks are clean and have working zippers.  We are collecting from Monday, April...
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Online Education Survey

April 17, 2019

Toonies for Torches

April 16, 2019
​ Please click on the announcement above and check out our video!

Free Information Night - Youth and Vaping

April 08, 2019
​ Welcome to all parents, students, caregivers, and community members  - a free school and community presentation will be taking place:   What:                   Youth and Vaping When:                  Wednesday April 10, 2019 Time:                    6:30pm    Where:                Ecole White City School Library   Rates of vaping among young people are soaring,...

Unplugged One Act Play

April 05, 2019
Grade 6 – 8 students are working hard at preparing our one act play, Unplugged .  We are so proud of the dedication and focus these individuals have, from lead roles, to supporting roles, to all of our crew members!  The performance will take place on April 10 th at 7:00...
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Green Shirt Day

April 05, 2019
​On Monday, April 8, 2019 we have an important day coming up.  Please come to school wearing a green shirt for Green Shirt Day.  Let's all join in to show our support to all those people who were affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus accident a year ago.  We are hoping...

Dental Screenings for Students

March 27, 2019
​ Saskatchewan Health Authority Dental Program Survey   It is time again for a licensed oral health professional to provide dental screenings for students in Grade 1 and 7 during the 2018-2019 school year.  The previous dental screening was done in 2013-2014. The information collected from the screening will be used...
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Stand Up to Stigma

February 27, 2019
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Go Out and Play Challenge

February 25, 2019

March Madness School Clothing Sale

February 25, 2019
Entripy School Clothing Shop  -  Offer valid from March 1st - March 31st 2019
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KidProof - Babysitting

January 24, 2019
​There are still a few openings available for the upcoming Babysitter Training course. Kidproof Courses - Winter 2019.Babysitting.docx
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Suicide Prevention and Awareness Presentation Slide Show

January 18, 2019
​ For your reference, we have posted the Suicide Awareness and Prevention Power Point Presentation under Publications here on our web page .  
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Stand Up to Stigma

January 14, 2019
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Suicide Awareness and Prevention

January 10, 2019
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Hat day

November 21, 2018
​ The SLC HAT DAY is this Friday, November 23, 2018. Click the link below to view our HAT DAY school video:  
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PVSD - Drug Awareness

November 19, 2018
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ERESCC Annual Basket Raffle

November 19, 2018
​ Hello ERES Families,

Just a reminder: The Emerald Ridge Elementary School Community Council (ERESCC) is holding our popular basket raffle again this year (Lotto Lic. #SR17-2442). Each classroom has been assigned a theme listed below, for example KH1 has been assigned Cupcake Lovers theme basket. Ideas may include anything...

Diabetes Declutter program

October 23, 2018
Looking to declutter your home?  The Diabetes Declutter program can help and Emerald Ridge Elementary School is excited to be a part of this initiative.  The SLC is proud to organize a clothing and toy drive for such an incredible program.  This program is supported by National Diabetes Trust (NDT) and...
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Picture Day is Coming!

September 18, 2018
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2018 Volleyball Camp

June 28, 2018
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Support the ERESCC Fundraiser - Mabels Labels

June 14, 2018
Mabels Labels 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed Labels made for your everyday needs
Whether you need to label your kids’ clothes or your kitchen canisters, Mabel’s Labels has all of your needs covered. Our labels are perfect for school, camp, daycare, and home
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School Clothing Sale!!

June 12, 2018
SALE! ORDER SCHOOL CLOTHING NOW! 20% off on all products until November 26th - use code:   SUPERBLACK Free Shipping for orders over $50 All on-line orders are eligible for 25 BONUS Air Miles until November 15th
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Kare 4 Kids - April Break Camp

March 20, 2018
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Math Madness

March 16, 2018

Greenall Griffins Clothing Available to Purchase

March 14, 2018
​Greenall Griffin Clothing order forms are now available for Spring 2018, featuring 22 Fresh and Russell Athletics brands. 
Please see the attachments to order your clothing for the upcoming Grade 9 school year.
Deadline to order is Friday, MARCH 28, 2018 .  
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January 12, 2018
​ERES has accumulated several lost and found items. Although students have the opportunity to view the items we also ask you to please stop in and check out the‎ items on display. These items are at the base of the summit staircase as you enter the Spring Field. Any unclaimed items...
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Basket Raffle 2017

December 15, 2017
​Thank you for your donations towards the upcoming SCC Themed Basket Raffle.  Please see the attached note for details.    ERESCC Basket Raffle Letter 2017.pdf  
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Kare 4 Kids January 2018

December 15, 2017
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FCC Drive Away Hunger Campaign - Huge Success!!

October 16, 2017
​Thank you, thank you, thank you to the ERES community!  After planning the campaign, including advertising, classroom presentations, posters and then a week of collecting, counting and bagging the food items, the students of grade 8B are proud to announce that  the FCC Drive Away Hunger Campaign was a great success. ...
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Mindfulness and Wellness Presentation

October 03, 2017
​Parents from neighbouring communities (Pilot Butte, Balgonie, ÉWCS, McLean and Edenwold) are welcome to attend.  

I Am Bigger Than That!

September 24, 2017
We are pleased to be able to bring Canadian Country Music Recording Artist, Ryan Laird, to Emerald Ridge Elementary School for our École White City School and Emerald Ridge Elementary School students, during his national BiggerThanThat! Bullying Prevention & Youth Empowerment Tour. Ryan Laird is known for his Top 10 Canadian...


September 15, 2017
​ Volleyball Officiating Clinic Lipton School Wednesday September 20 th , 2017 4:00 pm Open to students and community members that wish to officiate (head referee, minor official, lines or score keep) volleyball.    

Connections Family Resources Fall Schedules

August 30, 2017
Connections Family Resources has completed its Fall Schedule and encourages families to view and register for sessions to meet one's needs.  Please reference the attached documents for details.   Fall 2017 Schedule.pdf Finding Calm - Fall 2017.pdf Stress Less 2017.pdf Parenting is Tough Fall 2017.pdf Parenting Teens...
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RM of Edenwold - Canada 150 Legacy Tree Project

May 18, 2017
RM of Edenwold Canada 150 Legacy Tree Project (Photo on behalf of Michelle Nicholson).  Pictured left to right:  Counsellor Stan Capnerhurst, Maggie Buchan, Jacob Sali, and Counsellor Lorne Beer. On behalf of the students of ERES, we would like to thank the RM of Edenwold for sharing trees with each of the...
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Kare 4 Kids - Before and After School Program

May 12, 2017
Registration for the Before & After School Program for 2017/2018 for new families is now open. Registration is now on a first-come/first-served basis. For best results, please return your completed packages as soon as possible. Registration packages are available at the Program Room, at the school office, or via email at:...
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Order School Supplies Online

May 12, 2017
​Your teachers at Emerald Ridge Elementary School are  excited to offer the opportunity to purchase your school supplies online through School Start for the 2017-2018 school year. This is an option the School Community Council has put in place as a timesaving and efficient way to get supplies for the upcoming...

​​​Arts Gala 2017

March 16, 2017
Everyone is invited to attend the Prairie Valley School Division Arts Gala featuring Canadian content, themes, composers, authors and artists in celebration of Canada's 150th birthday! There will be refreshments served. Free admission. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Riddell Centre, University of Regina
For more information contact Kristen Myers...

Parent Information Nights: Cyber-Bullying

March 14, 2017
Wolseley High School – April 3 at 7 PM Education Centre – April 4 at 7 PM Learn how to protect and support your children through award-winning educator Dr. Alec Couros, professor of educational technology and media at the University of Regina. This engaging and informative session includes: The prevalence of...
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U14 Ringette Tournament MVP

March 07, 2017
​ Our Buffalo Plains U14 Ringette Team (comprised of students of ERES.....Adam F., Mya N., Peyton D., Teagan N. (former ERES student Jenaya W.) as well as students from Balgonie Elementary School and École White City School won provincial championships March 4, 2017 defeating the Regina Force in the gold medal game with...
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Kidproof Courses - Spring 2017

March 07, 2017
The ERESCC and ÉWCSCC are pleased to announce that we will be offering the following courses:   Babysitter Training (Recommended Grades 5+)                            Cost is $55 per child Saturday, March 25 th , 2017 from 9:00am until 4:00pm Location: École White City School This course is designed to increase confidence and...
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South Sask Selects

February 14, 2017
​   On February 24, 2017 five teams from  Saskatchewan will be traveling to Florida to take part in a Saskatchewan  all-star  vs USA all-star game. These teams consist of 5 different ages groups from all over Saskatchewan, U11,U12,U13,U14,and U16. Over 700 players attended tryouts, before narrowed down to the 5...

French Immersion is Available in Two Schools

February 10, 2017
As a full service school division , Prairie Valley offers French Immersion on the east side of the division at École White City School and on the west side at Lumsden Elementary School. Each year the program expands by one grade level to ensure that students have access to French Immersion so they can continue their education as the...
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Inside Pitch Prospects at ERES

February 08, 2017
​ Emerald Ridge Elementary students, Max Kennedy (gr. 8), Brady Bye (gr. 7) and Alex Ellert (gr. 7) train at Inside Pitch Baseball Academy in Regina during the winter months.  They were recently part of a team, Inside Pitch Prospects, with players from across Saskatchewan that competed in the 13U Top...
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Fred Penner and William Prince Perform at ERES

February 08, 2017
  An Exciting  Two Days at ERES On January 19 th   the Regina Folk Festival brought Canadian folk and country star and Aboriginal Artist of the Year, William Prince   to the Emerald Ridge stage for the students in grades 5-8. He spoke to the students about character, traveling, song writing and...
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Cell Phone Laws have Changed

January 06, 2017
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Thank You IGA!

January 06, 2017
​ Thanks to our local IGA for supplying ERES students with milk every Monday in December!
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Permission Click

December 07, 2016
​ Permission Click  As part of Prairie Valley School Division's commitment to continually improve processes and make it easier to stay connected and up to date, Prairie Valley SD is pleased to announce Permission Click, a new digital tool to make it easier for parents/guardians to manage consent forms and fees. ...
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Influenza Immunizations

November 01, 2016
*Please Note* Influenza immunizations may not be offered until possibly into the new year at the school (ERES). If you would like to have your child(ren) immunized, we encourage you to attend a flu clinic of your choice. For your convenience we have attached the link for  the Regina Qu'Appelle Health...

Election Results

October 27, 2016
​ Board elections were on October 26, 2016. Click here  for election results.

Grade 7 Student Welcomes Dignitaries at the UCC

October 15, 2016
​On September 30th Anya Shyian, grade 6 student from Emerald Ridge Elementary School was honoured to welcome dignitaries both from Ukraine and  Canada at the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Triennial Congress. Anya is holding the braided bread.

Kidproof Courses - Fall 2016

October 14, 2016
​Kidproof Courses are being offered this Fall. - At Home Alone plus First Aid - Babysitter Training Please see our publications section for more information.

ERES Supports Orange Shirt Day

September 30, 2016
​Orange Shirt Day is a day of recognition for the children that grew up in residential schools.  It all began after a woman named Phyllis shared her account of losing her pretty new orange shirt on her first day as a student at a residential school.  While attending the Treaty 4...

Did You Know . . .

September 27, 2016
​The ERESCC Magazine Fundraiser profits approximately 40 to 45% per item ordered through QPS? For example, if you purchase a magazine for $20.00, the school fundraiser receives between $8.00 to $9.00 of that total. Thank you for supporting the ERESCC Magazine Fundraiser!

ERESCC Magazine Fundraiser Prize Winners

September 27, 2016
​ Congratulations to Mrs. Harder's gr. 1/2 class who were the top selling class on September 30, 2016. The students received a special treat for their efforts and had the opportunity to watch Mrs. Harder, Mrs. Kennedy, and Mrs. Kowalchuk throw a zart towards names on the honour wall. Students who one...

For select routes to Greenall, Ecole White City & Emerald Ridge

August 15, 2016
Please note that all pick up times are approximate. Please contact your driver if additional information is required. Pilot Butte to Greenall Routes.pdf White City to Greenall Routes.pdf EWCS Routes.pdf  Emerald Ridge Routes.pdf

Calendar Survey - We want to hear from you!

May 11, 2016
​Prairie Valley School Division is currently developing the 2014-2015 school year calendar. The calendar will reflect the Ministry of Education's requirements regarding instructional time for Saskatchewan students. Please share your feedback on the options we've developed by taking our short survey.
To complete the survey, click here or pick...


May 11, 2016
​In this new edition we keep you InTouch by exploring how Prairie Valley School Division strives to create positive school environments to support and nurture success for our students.   Help us spread the news by sharing this with SCC members, parents, students, and your community!  

Bike Rodeo for the White City/Emerald Park Community

May 02, 2016
Bike Rodeo for the White City/Emerald Park Community   Hosted by: Emerald Ridge Elementary School,   School Travel Planning Committee   Where: Emerald Ridge Elementary School - Parking Lot When:   Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. What:   A Community Bike Rodeo to kick off Bicycle...

Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Challenge

April 06, 2016
​The grade 7/8L classroom took on a challenge to help improve our community through sustainable actions, and identified repurposing items as our goal to help make an impact on decreasing landfill sites. We were recognized for our efforts and entered as a national semifinalist in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow challenge. Unfortunately,...

Hockey Day Teacher Resource

March 01, 2016
​ As a unique learning opportunity, 3,200 g rade 4 to 8 students from across the Division are attending the Regina Pats Hockey Day on February 29, and teachers are integrating the experience into the classroom with the new Hockey Day Teacher Resource . Prairie Valley School Division’s team of educational...

Book a Tour of ERES

January 11, 2016
​ ​ At ERES, we continue to be proud of our learning facility.  ERES is a LEED Silver certification candidate and tours are offered bi-weekly (Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:45 - 5:00 p.m.).  If you are interested in booking a tour of our school, please email or call the school (please see...

ERES Learning Improvement Plan 2015-2016

October 15, 2015
Emerald Ridge Elementary School’s Learning Improvement Plan has been posted under the “Publications” section of this website.  Please review and if you have any questions with respect to the learning plan, please contact Mrs. Kowalchuk.  


August 13, 2015
​ If you would like to receive school wide m essages via text, text @a5c008 to (306) 993-4543 . You can opt-out of messages at any time by replying, 'unsubscribe @a5c008'. Or to receive messages via email, send an email to .    To unsubscribe, reply with 'unsubscribe' in...

Kindergarten 2015 - 2016

April 24, 2015
​Emerald Ridge Elementary School is now accepting Kindergarten registration for the 2015 - 2016 school year.  If your child will be 5 years of age before December 31, 2015, they are eligible to enroll for the upcoming school year. To register, please call the school office at (306)781-6025.

Kare 4 Kids Before and After School Program

March 14, 2014
​ In Depth Program Overview and Registration Process Presentation Monday, April 28, 2014   The Kare 4 Kids Before and After School Program presentation has been rescheduled from March 25, 2014 to April 28, 2014.   On Monday, April 28, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Debra Wardle and her Kare 4 Kids...

Announcement Archive

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K4K Registration Now Open

April 18, 2019
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ERES Backpack Drive

April 18, 2019
​ The ERES SLC is holding a backpack drive.  We are collecting gently used backpacks for Highlighter Helpers.  Highlighter Helpers is a Saskatchewan based charity that donates school supplies for kids in need.  Please ensure that the donated backpacks are clean and have working zippers.  We are collecting from Monday, April...
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Online Education Survey

April 17, 2019

Toonies for Torches

April 16, 2019
​ Please click on the announcement above and check out our video!