Division Emergency

School closures due to Evacuation Orders

School Closures due to wildfires

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, a four (4) 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.

Division News


Father R. Perin School
129 Northland Drive
Janvier, Alberta
Phone: School Mainline: (780) 559-2240 School Cellphone: (780)-370-5599
Fax: (780) 559-2365
Grades: ECS to 9


Students will grow in a safe and caring educational environment that encourages them to develop a positive identity and a love of learning. Educators and school programs will address the whole child – their physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual needs and facilitate the acquisition of knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for participation in a 21st century global society.