School News


Horse Club at Falun School

Falun School Grade 6 students take part in different student leaderships roles throughout the school year. One of those roles is running noon hour clubs for other students. This year we were lucky enough to have Shay Heilman and Emersyn Tabler run a…

Falun School Receives Green Up Grant from Fortis Alberta

Green Up grant program is designed to help create or enhance an environmental program for students in elementary and junior-high schools in our service area. Congratulations to Mr. Nychka and his Grade 6 class for winning a $1000 school beautification…

Indigenous Parent Engagement Meeting & MEC Meeting

Letter to Falun From the Terry Fox Foundation 2018-2019

Letter to Falun From the Terry Fox Foundation 2018-2019

Interested in Sign Language Classes?

Falun School is hosting ASL classes in February. Feel free to contact Stacey Fiveland or the school office for more information or to register.


Falun School Christmas Concert Baskets and Bake Sale Information

Falun School Christmas Concert Baskets and Bake Sale Information

Junior ATB is back at Falun School!

Junior ATB is coming to Falun School again this year. All students are invited to take part in this learning experience. All students are welcome to open an account (if they do not have an existing account) and make real deposits on our school banking…

No Stone Left Alone

No Stone Left Alone

Grade 6 Farewell Fundraising Information

Grade 6 Fundraising Information

Go Girl Self Empowering Event

Go Girl Self Empowering Event

Wetaskiwin County offering Sportball at Lakedell School

Wetaskiwin County will be offering Sportball at Lakedell School. Please see the links below for more information and registration forms.   Lakedell Sportball   Registration Form

Friends of Falun - Where Do the Funds We Raise Go?

Friends of Falun - Where Do the Funds We Raise Go?

Wetaskiwin & Falun CO-OP Equity Cheque

Friends & Family of Falun School earned $674.45 by using the School CO-OP number when making purchases at Wetaskiwin & Falun CO-OP. Heartfelt thanks to you all!

2018-2019 Falun School teaching assignments.

2018-2019 Falun School teaching assignments.

Breakfast Cart Donation

We would like to send out a big THANK YOU to Wetaskiwin Ready Mix for their donation to our Breakfast Cart Program. Donations like this help ensure all our students have a nutritional snack before beginning their day of learning. 

Kindergarten Date Change

Kindergarten is changing one date in June so that the Kinders can take part in the learning and fun of Aboriginal Day!! There will no NO kindergarten on Friday, June 22, 2018. It is moving to Thursday, June 21, 2018.  

The NED Show

Students and staff all enjoyed The NED Show performance today Never give up Encourage others Do your best If you would like to purchase one of the Yo-yo pictured or any accessories they will be available at the school office until the end of the week.

Wetaskiwin Boys and Girls Club Summer Events 2018

Wetaskiwin Boys and Girls Club Summer Events 2018

The NED Show is coming to Falun School

The NED Show   The NED Show is coming to Falun School May 7th, 2018.

Thank You for Farm Safety Day

Falun School Students and staff would like to thank, Lakedell AG Society, all the volunteers, and sponsors for putting on such a great event! The day was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone.

Kindergarten Registration & Information Night - April 11th, 2018

Falun School offers a full day program, 2 – 3 days per week, to those children who are 5 years of age on or before December 31, 2018.   Registration night will be held on Wednesday, April 11,  2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the Falun School library. It is…

Kindergarten Graduation & Class Pictures

Monday morning Falun School will be having our Kindergarten Grad pictures taken. The rest of the school will be having class pictures taken as well.

Certification of Recognition from The Stollery

  Our School has received a Certificate of Recognition for the fundraiser put on by the Ms. Cartier and her Grade 3/4 class. Great job Falun School for raising $600.00!

Letter from Terry Fox Foundation

Letter from Terry Fox Foundation

Bigger Than That Presentation

Falun School is excited to be hosting Lakedell School and Pipestone School for the Bigger Than That Presentation, this Thursday, March 15th, 2018.

Climbing Wall is finally ready for Student use.

Our climbing wall is finally ready for our students to use, and they will be this week! We would like to thank all our parent volunteers for their time and effort in making this possible. We would also like to thank our Maintenance Dept. for the speedy…

By - Election Rural Electoral Subdivision 3

Vote today! A By-Election for Rural Electoral Subdivision 3 will take place on Monday, February 26, 2018, between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. An elector is eligible to vote at a voting station in the voting subdivision in which the elector’s…

Acorn Online Forms and Payments Information

WRPS moved to Acorn, an online payment system in September of 2015.  Continual improvement of that system, now allows parents to complete the permission forms and payment online!  Falun School is excited to be taking steps towards using Acorn to its…

Reminder - Subway Lunch Monday

Reminder - Subway lunch on Monday for those that ordered.

Reminder - ATB Grand Opening & School Assembly / Sports Team Day Tomorrow!!

ATB - Bank of the Stars, Grand Opening tomorrow. ATB Employees and Board members will be recognized at the assembly and it is our first banking day. School Assembly and Sport Team Day! Wear your favourite Sports Team apparel and win points for your school…

Reminder - Treat Day!

Reminder - Tomorrow is Treat Day!! Students can purchase chips, chocolate bars, candy bags, or Kinder Surprises for $1 or $2. Funds raised will go towards the Grade 6 year end celebration.

By-Election Division 3

Notice of Nomination DayNomination Day is January 29, 2018 for the election of a candidate for the vacancy in Rural Electoral Division 3.  Nominations will be received between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon on January 29, 2018 at the Wetaskiwin…

Parent Suicide Learnering Session

Parent Suicide Information session

Grand Re-opning of Falun Junior ATB: The Bank of the Stars!!

Hi everyone! We are pleased to announce the Grand Re-opening of our Falun Junior ATB: The Bank of the Stars! The whole team is very excited, and we hope that you will be able to join us for this awesome event!Thursday, January 25, 2018 12:00pm Falun…

2018 Minister of Education's Letter - Accountability Pillar Survey

2018 Minister's Letter - Accountability Pillar Survey


Big Thank You to Wagar Seed Services

Big Thank you to Wagar Seed Services for their donation to Friends of Falun School Society Raffle .

Letter From Terry Fox Foundation to Falun School

Letter From Terry Fox Foundation

Pajama &/or Christmas hat day!!

December 21st, 2017 - Wear your coziest pajamas &/or your styling Christmas Hat, the choice is yours. As long as your ready for a fun filled day. FREE breakfast style lunch and an afternoon movie,

Reminder - Subway orders are due Monday

Reminder - Subway orders are due Monday Dec 18th, 2017.

Reminder - Items for our Christmas gift baskets are due tomorrow

Reminder - All items for our Christmas gift baskets are due tomorrow morning.


SUBWAY ORDER DUE DATE CHANGE – Subway way orders are now due DECEMBER 18TH, 2017. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Christmas Basket Raffle Items

Reminder that we are still very short on items for the Christmas Baskets.: Grade Six parents and students will be assembling the baskets on December 15th, so if you are able to donate, please do so on or before that date. Anything can be donated and…

Picture Retake Orders Due Dec 6, 2017

Reminder that all retake picture orders are due on Dec 6, 2017.

Christmas Basket themes and Bake Sale Information

Falun School   Christmas Concert Baskets & Bake Sale It is a long standing tradition for sixth grade students being actively involved in the school Christmas concert. This fundraising event supports Friends of Falun School as well as the sixth grade…

Reminder - School assembly tomorrow at 10:30 am & Western Day!

Reminder - School Assembly tomorrow at 10:30 am.  Students are encouraged to dress in Western Wear. Friends of Falun will be doing the Early Bird Draw for our raffle tickets.

Reminder PTI & Book Fair this evening.

Reminder of PTI tonight from 4:30pm - 6:30 pm. Also this is the last day for Book Fair! We will be opened until 5:30 pm this evening.

Pigeon Lake Santa's Elves Donation Box

The Pigeon Lake Santa’s Elves have once again dropped off a box for new unwrapped gifts to be delivered to families in need.  If you wish to make a financial donation, volunteer to help wrap at ma-Me-O Beach Hall and or deliver gifts please call Gilaine…

Rock and Roll Literacy Performance

We are excited to announce we will be having Sigmund Brouwer performing at our school Nov 21, 2017. Big thank you to Friends of Falun for making events like this possible for our students.

Book Fair begins

Yee Haw!!! Saddle Up & Read! Book Fair begins today and will run until Thursday Nov 23/17. Book Fair is open during all recesses for students and parents can stop by anytime during school hours. We will also have the book fair open on PTI evening from…

Reminder - No School

Reminder - There is no school November 10th, 13th, & 14th. Hope everyone enjoys the break!

Rememberance Day Ceremony

Please join us for our Remembrance Day Ceremony on November 9, 2017 at 10:50 am.

Milk Card Price increase

Due to an increase in milk costs we will be increasing the price of milk cards to $16.00.  A milk card provides 20 milk items PLUS one free milk. Milk cards can be purchased online or at the school office. Milk can also be purchased individually for…

School Picture Orders Due

Reminder - School picture order forms are due Tomorrow.

Free WRPS Bus Status App

Snow and icy conditions today serve as a great reminder about the Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Bus Status app, that is available for free for iPhone and Android mobile devices.  Enjoy the faster and more personalized version of our Bus Status…

Celebration of Learning

Reminder - Celebration of Learning Please join us in our Celebration of Learning on October 18th, 2017 from 4:30pm—6:30pm. This is a great opportunity to meet and speak with your child(s) teacher and see what they have been  working on so far this…

Recall Notice

This book may have been sold at last years Book Fair and was also available through the Scholastic Book order forms.

Fire Prevention Week Presentation From South Pigeon Lake Fire Department

Our students had a surprise fire drill this morning which our local Fire Department was present for. In the afternoon all classes had a presentation from two member of the South Pigeon Lake Fire Department. Thanks to all of our Volunteer Fire Fighters…

Resource 4 Families

Res4Fam October 2017

Reminder - Tomorrow, Oct 11th is Picture Day!

Individual School Pictures.

Friends of Falun School Society Raffle Tickets.

Friends of Falun School Society Raffle Tickets are now available. This raffle is our main fundraiser so please help our students by requesting and selling ticket books. Please contact Amber Anctil (780-360-1171, or the School office…

PD Day & Thanksgiving

Professional Development Day and Thanksgiving   There will be NO classes for students on Friday, October 6th, 2017.  This will be a professional development day for all WRPS staff.  There are also NO classes for students on Monday, October 9th for…

Boys and Girls Club Information

The Boys and Girls Club of Wetaskiwin has a number of exciting Afterschool Programs to offer children and youth this Fall and all year long…from cooking and gardening to leadership and teamwork.  See below for more fun details of each program and…

Terry Fox Pledges

Big thanks to all of those who participated in our Terry Fox Run.   Reminder pledge forms and money are due October 4th, 2017.

Noon Hour Clubs

We invite students to participate in our noon hour clubs, Commencing October 2, 2017. We will be offering the following: Week #1 Monday Gym Games (Gr. K-3) Tuesday Hunt, Fish & Survival (Gr. 1-3)   Gym Games (Gr. 4-6) Wednesday Falun Ninja Warriors…

Rod Drebert Run

The Falun School Cross Country team eagerly awaits! The race will be held tomorrow Thursday, the 28th, of September. Buses will be leaving at 9:30 a.m. Runners should pack a lunch (Concession is available) and dress appropriately for the weather. Please…


Reminder:   Wednesday September 27th, 2017 is our Open House , Meet the Teacher, Month End assembly and Terry Fox Run. Everyone is welcome to join us for our Kick off assembly at 10:30 am and stay for Lunch, Chili and a bun. Then in the afternoon will…

19th Annual Peace Hills X-Country Meet

19th Annual PEACE HILLS X-COUNTRY MEET Saturday September 16, 2017 Location: Peace Hills Park, Wetaskiwin, AB Hosts: Spruce Ave JHS (Edmonton)   Awards: A race T-shirt to the top 6 finishers in each race Team medals and plaques Medals to 1st, 2nd, 3rd…

Resource 4 Families

Resources for Families

Falun School Council Annual General Meeting

The Falun School Monthly and Annual General Meeting will be held on  September 13, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the school library.  The Falun School Parent Council meeting will meet monthly.  Dates will be determined at the AGM. Everyone is welcome…

School Equity Program

Wetaskiwin Co-op has been a proud member of the Wetaskiwin community for 100 years. We want our community to continue to thrive, and we know that the more we invest in our youth and young families, Wetaskiwin will continue to be a safe, strong and vibrant…

School Administration / Staff Assignments  

  We have configured our 2017- 2018 school year with staffing resources as follows: ECS - Sara Yazdani - This is a shared position with Lakedell School to create a full time position. Grade 1 - Miss. Nichole Cartier Grade 2/3 - Mrs. Danielle Romaine…