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2018

2018-2019 School Opening

It is with great excitement that the staff and administration of École Lacombe Junior High school welcome you. We hope you are having a terrific summer and are ready to meet your teachers, new friends, and the challenges that the 2018-2019 school year…

Elective Course Selection for 2018-2019

Students will have the opportunity to rank their preferred complementary courses from June 18-June 20. ELJHS features a wide variety of Fine Arts, Career and Technology Studies, Athletic, and Academic elective courses. Parents are encouraged to read…

School Rebranding

The ELJHS Branding Committee has met and selected two logos as finalists. They would like all students and staff to provide feedback about the logos. Please click on the link to provide your opinion. Our current moniker is LASERS Our current logo is…

Tools for Schools- Apply by Aug 1

The Tools for School program is once again gearing up for the next school year. Tools for School is a program that provides students from Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12 with a new backpack and basic supplies so that students are able to start the school…

Grade 9 Registration for ELCHS- Online Portion

Online Registration: Grade 9s going into grade 10 are reminded that you MUST register online even if you already registered at the school in April.  Returning students ONLY - this includes students from Grade 9 classes at Lacombe Junior High, Clive…

Grade 9 Farewell *Updated info*

NEW:  LifeTouch Photography is available for professional pictures for your child, family or group the night of Farewell.  Limited spots are available.  $25 for the first individual/group and $15 for each afterwards. You leave with a USB with all…

Alice@Wonderland

ELJHS DRAMA CLUB presents Alice @ Wonderland play April 20/21st 2018. A modern representation of Lewis Carol classic story with fantastical characters and some upbeat music,  this play will entertain and excite you. During Friday's evening performance…

Talent Show! Friday 1:45pm

Come and see the best and the brightest talents ELJHS has to offer.  There will be singing, dancing, and instrument playing.     See you in the gym on Friday at 1:45 for the BIG event!!

Drugs and Drug Culture - A Session for Parents Tues. Mar. 6

Constable Jeff Hewitt, our School Resource Officer with Lacombe Police Services, will present to parents information on: the kinds of drugs in Lacombe, how drugs affect the body, and how to talk to your children about drugs. This session is open to…

Grade 8 Field Trip- Forms due March 2

Grade 8 Science Field Trip Deer Valley Meadows Camp and Conference Centre- Red Deer Watershed Alliance Program click for PERMISSION FORM due MARCH 2 Grade 8 students at ÉLJHS have the opportunity to spend the day at the Deer Valley Meadows Camp and…

RESCHEDULED-Ski Trip Tues March 6

**Updated**  Third Time's A Charm! Date: Tuesday March 6th Depart: 9:00 am Return: 3:15 pm Bring: Bagged lunch or money to purchase lunch, winter wear including ski pants/jacket, mittens, hats and winter boots.   Equipment: if you are bringing your…

Invitational Interviews

Jan 31 from 4-7pm are invitational Parent-Teacher interviews.  Please note that this round of interviews are by invitation only. Homeroom teachers will contact parents of students invited to this set of interviews. If you have not been contacted but…

Busing for the 2018-2019 school year

Bus registration for the 2018-2019 school year:    *TOWN (URBAN) BUS STUDENTS* Students living in Lacombe MUST re-register for busing each spring for the fall! Currently User Pay Fees are applied to students who live less than 2.4* km from school.…

Hot Lunch Due Jan 22

Hot Lunches are now available for purchase through the Parent Portal.  Orders must be in by January 22 Subway: January 30 Extreme Pita: February 6 Booster Juice: February 13

Welcome 2018!

ELJHS would like to welcome everyone back to school and to an energetic start to 2018.  If you did not receive a copy of the Principal's Message, click here to see it.

2017

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays

The staff of ÉLJHS wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and Happy New Years.  The school will be closed from December 22th after 4pm until we return to school on Monday January 8th.  It will be a day 1.    

A Seussified Christmas Carol!

Lacombe Jr High School Drama Club invites you to a whimsical version of Dickens classic in fun Dr. Seuss speak. You are all just in time for some Christmas-y cheer, zoot fruited juices and binka bird gooses!  With the Grinchy begrudger to the Thing…

Hot Lunch Orders

Hot Lunches due December 20 January 9 - Subway January 16 - Extreme Pita January 23 - Booster Juice January 25 - Extreme Pita

We Need Your Input!

Please take a moment to answer 10 quick questions in a survey.  Every year our school sets goals for improvement, largely based on a list of priorities determined by Wolf Creek Public Schools in consultation with school staff and our School Council.…

Principal's Lunch

On Wednesday, November 8, twenty-eight students from École Lacombe Junior High School were treated to lunch in recognition for their hard work last year. Each of these students earned marks of 90% or higher in all of their academic courses during the…