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


Fort McKay School
General Delivery
Fort McKay, Alberta
Phone: (780) 828-4222 & (780) 828-4374
Fax: (780) 828-4254
Grades: ECS to 6


"Good better best,

never let it rest,

until our good is better,

and our better is best!"

Programs & Services

We have a snack program that we offer to students every morning.