Edmonton Public plans to add 5 more PD, off days to school calendar

The Edmonton Public School Board (EPSB) is looking to add more days off to next year’s school calendar. A few weeks ago, EPSB said it would be one day; Now it’s five: three PD days and two non-instructional days. Trisha…

Edmonton Public School Board raising school bus fees Feb. 1 in wake of provincial budget

Some parents with kids in the Edmonton Public School District will be paying higher school bus fees starting Feb. 1. The changes include a new yellow bus fee of $260 annually for students in Kindergarten to Grade 6, and of…

Edmonton Public Schools to consider hiking bus fees after UCP budget results in funding shortfall

Edmonton Public Schools trustees are expected to discuss proposed increases to school bus fees next week, and a recommendation report cites the elimination of a funding grant in October’s provincial budget as being the reason for the proposal. “I guess…