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


Gift Lake School
Box 150
Gift Lake, Alberta
T0G 1B0
Phone: (780) 767-3935
Fax: (780) 767-3792
Grades: ECS to Grade 9


Thomas Wall 









School Education Plan




School Supply Lists

ECS school supplies are provided for Kindergarten

Elementary and Junior High  - please check out the supply list.

Programs & Services

Home Reading Program for K - 6