Proud to be part of Elk Island Public Schools

F.R. Haythorne Junior High

  • 300 Colwill Boulevard
  • Sherwood Park, AB T8A 5R7
  • Phone: 780-467-3800
  • Fax: 780-467-4041

School Fees

Thank you to all EIPS’ families for a great first year using the ACORN Online Quick Pay system via the Parent Portal to pay school and transportation fees.  

All 2014-2015 school fee information will be available in the system at the beginning of September. Login to your Parent Portal account ( to access the ACORN online payment system, and visit for more information and a complete list of key dates.

PLEASE NOTE: Junior high and senior high fees may change as courses are added and deleted. The course change deadline is September 10, 2014. Please also be aware that during the school year fees may be added to your child’s account(e.g., field trip fees, athletic team fees. Etc.).  Be sure to check your account often throughout the year in case new fees are added.

Fees can be paid online by Visa/MasterCard and debit card or directly to the school by cash or cheques. 

Due to security protocols credit/debit card payments cannot be done over the phone.

If you have any questions regarding your child’s fees, or if you are new to the school and need assistance, please contact our Business Manager, Linda Wells at 780-467-3800.

QSP Magazine Fundraiser

All students have received a QSP Magazine fundraiser package, the due date is September 22, to the office.

There are over 600 magazine titles available and tons of prizes to be won, with the grand prize being a Hardrock mountain bike valued at over $550.00!  This year, all proceeds will go directly to providing additional hallway seating and recreational picnic tables throughout the school.

Orders can be placed online at by clicking "shop now" and identify group code 3693785.  If you have any questions please contact our office at 780-467-3800.



Academic Awards Ceremony

FR Haythorne will be hosting the 2013-2014 Academic Awards Ceremony on September 23rd beginning at 4:30 pm. 

At this ceremony we will celebrate the achievements of many of our students for such catagories as Honors, Merit, a variety of option courses, highest grade achievements, Student of the Year, and many others.

All of our award recipients will be contacted by email and/or phone call by Sept 17th.  We look forward to seeing everyone there!


Post Secondary / Career Night

Join in for a discussion of life after high school and the importance of choosing courses and doing well in courses in high school to create more options for their post secondary plans.

Date:  Tuesday October 28, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Location:  Main floor ballroom at the Coast Edmonton East hotel

More information to come...

Textbooks & Library Books

For Students in Gr 7 and 8

Students who do not return their textbooks or library books will receive a billing in the mail.  If books are not returned by the first day of school, the outstanding amount will be added to your school fees in September. 

If books are returned before Oct 31 they will be deleted from your fees.  If they are returned after Oct 31 then 5%/month will be deducted from the amount to be refunded.

For Students in Gr 9

Any student who does not return their textbooks or library books will automatically have the lost textbook charged to their school fees.  To avoid having your account sent to collection, the books must either be paid for or returned prior to August 31.  Payments can be made online or by sending a cheque to the school by August 15th.  If you pay for a textbook and then locate it prior to Oct 31 a refund will be issued.  .  If they are returned after Oct 31 then 5%/month will be deducted from the amount to be refunded.

Grade 9 Immunizations

Information regarding the immunizations that our Grade 9 students will be receiving this school year.

From Strathcona County Family Community Services

Information regarding the annual Provincial Gay-Straight Alliance Conference, which is part of the province’s bullying prevention week activities in November.

Check out F.R. Haythorne's new YouTube channel !!

Are You Connected to the FRH Community?

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If you would like to receive texts (or emails) with quick updates, reminders, or emergent information, please sign up for "Remind 101". Over 190 indivduals have already joined the group.  How to sign up? 

Open your messages on your phone

In the “To:” box enter: 587 316 1038

In the message box enter: @frhc

And that’s it. You can unsubscribe by replying “unsubscribe @frhc” and pushing send.

Click here for a pdf of these instructions.

Parent Portal

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Parents have 24/7 access to their child's current grades, attendance, and other related school information.  Check out "Powerschool Parent Portal" contained within the Parent Info tab.  Stay informed!  Check out the portal!  If parents have forgotten their user name and/or password, please contact our school office and we will gladly assist you. 

Parent Portal

Are you following us?

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Did you know that you can now follow us on twitter? Click on the link to see what's happening at Haythorne!

Hawk's Nest Cafeteria

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Did you know the Hawk's Nest Menu changes weekly?

Click here for the latest menus:

Hawk's Nest Menu September 8-12

Hawk's Nest Menu September 15-19

Hawk's Nest Menu September 22-26




Emergency Preparedness Information

One of the division standards under the Hour Zero program is for schools to communicate information about emergency preparedness.

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Monthly News

Please check this webpage to view our Monthly News!


Powerschool Parent Portal

Follow this link to access the Powerschool Parent Portal.


Division Bus Status

Well rounded.  Well grounded.  Well respected.  Committed to learning.