Events

Community & school events:

Summer, 2024
-->  July 9 - August 9:  summer school

June, 2024
-->  3rd - 4th: picture days!
-->  11th: SPORTS DAY
-->  19th: Awards Ceremony, Graduation, Prom. Last day of school!
-->  20th: Staff PD Day
-->  21st: National Indigenous Peoples Day

May, 2024
-->  3rd: ACEC Science Fair
-->  5th: National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered  Indigenous Women and Girls ("Red Dress Day")
-->  13th - 17th: Water First activities
-->  16th: ACEC Career Fair
-->  30th - June 2: Heirloom Photos - picture days!

April, 2024
-->  18th: spirit day - camo dress and nikka (goose) calling day!
--> 22nd - 26th: Spring Hunt
-->  22nd: Earth Day

March, 2024
--> 11th -14th: March Break
--> 25th: spirit day - crazy hair/hat day!
--> 27th: Connected North Guests (see poster below)

February, 2024
--> 14th: Valentine's Day; Ash Wednesday
--> 19th: Family Day (no school)
--> 21st: spirit day - twin day!
--> 28th: Pink Shirt Day (anti-bullying day)  https://www.pinkshirtday.ca/ 

January, 2024
--> 3rd: school starts
--> 25th: spirit day -  snow day! (everyone to dress in white)
--> 31st: spirit day - pajama day!

December, 2023
--> 15th: Last Day of School for Christmas Break

November, 2023

--> 8th: Indigenous Veterans Day    https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/people-and-stories/indigenous-veterans
--> 11th: Remembrance Day
--> 18th:  ACEC Flea Market (student trip fundraising)

October, 2023

--> 16th - 20th: Anderson Therapy Services visit
--> 23rd: mental health day (no school)
--> 31: Happy Halloween!  Costume contests, pumpkin carving, classroom parties

September, 2023
--> SCHOOL STARTS - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

-->  18-19th: Cultural Weeks
at the start of the Fall hunt, the community closes down for 1 week to allow all community members to participate in hunting, trapping, fishing, gathering activities. The school closes during this week, but staff offer support in hosting and teaching activities for the youth and their families that are unable to leave for camping.

--> Every Child Matters (Orange Shirt Day) / National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - September 30th www.orangeshirtday.org/
On this day, we add the theme of "honouring our Elders." Staff, students, and community members will be creating posters together, singing, drumming, sharing knowledge, and doing a walk through town. All community members are invited to join. 


August, 2023
--> staff orientation is Monday, August 28 to Friday,  September 1


Teacher lessons, Solar Eclipse Viewing, Career Fair

ACEC Science Fair

Christmas at ACEC

November assembly - theme: selflessness, anti-bullying

Indigenous Veterans Day & Remembrance Day

Happy Halloween from ACEC Elementary

Spirit Days

Cultural Activities

Previous School Year's Pictures

2021/22 Events, Guests, Staff activities

FUNDRAISING - flea markets, 50/50 draw, raffles, candy grams

Spirit Day: character dress up

Staff vs Students (grades 4 & 5) - steal the cone

OPP ETF and K9 Unit visit

Every Child Matters/National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Photo credit:
Every Child Matters community walk - Wendell M., Nuri H., 

Halloween, 2022

Christmas, 2022

Indigenous Veteran's Day + Remembrance Day

SLFNHA Fire Safety; Staff First Aid Training