Contact Info

Ph: 780-467-3633

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109 Georgian Way

Sherwood Park, Alberta
T8A 3K9

Community Info Line: 1-888-449-3427


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Welcome to Jean Vanier Catholic School

English and Ukrainian Bilingual - Kindergarten to Grade 4

Jean Vanier Catholic School (JV) resides within the family of Elk Island Catholic Schools (EICS) and is part of Alberta's publicly-funded education system. JV is an English and Ukrainian Bilingual elementary school, providing 21st century, quality Catholic education for students in Kindergarten to Grade 4.

Through the Ukrainian bilingual program, students achieve their academic potential through an enriched program. Language arts, math and science instruction is in English. Ukrainian language arts, religion, social studies, music, art, health and physical education instruction is in Ukrainian. Students develop communication skills in English and Ukrainian, and gain appreciation and understand of Ukrainian cultural heritage in the Canadian context. The program is open to everyone; no previous Ukrainian language experience or Ukrainian background is required.

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We have joyful hearts at JV!

Parent Teacher Conferences:

Parent teacher conferences will take place for Grades 1-4 on November 5th, from 3:00-8:30pm. Kindergarten parent teacher conferences will take place on November 24 & 26th, from 3:30-7:30. Information on how to book interviews on line was sent home October 24. It is also posted under "Newsletters". 

Website will open Monday October 27th at 9:00am

Please visit

Access code for Grades 1-4:  4HGBX              Access code for Kindergarten: 463QA


School Fees:

Please note that school fees are now past due. Please submit payment either online through your Powerschool parent portal account, or submit cheques to the school office. We will accept post dated cheques. 

If you are experiencing financial difficulty, please click on the link below to fill out a Fee Waiver application. The deadline for this application is December 12, 2014.

Fee Waiver Application 

  Book Fair

Please stop in and visit our Book Fair November 4-6, 2014


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Upcoming Events

Sat Oct 25 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
First Reconciliation Retreat
Mon Oct 27 @ 9:15AM -
PAC Meeting
Mon Oct 27 @ 7:00PM -
BUCPS Meeting
Tue Oct 28
Gr 4 Lights and Shadows Presentation
Tue Oct 28
Hot Lunch: Press'd
Tue Oct 28
Photo Orders Due
Wed Oct 29
Take Me Outside Day