Elmer S. Gish School (formally known as Elmer S. Gish Elementary/Junior High School),[2] part of St. Albert Public Schools, is an Elementary-Junior High school located in St. Albert, Alberta, Canada.[3] The school has been in operation since 1981 and was named after a St. Albert educator.

Elmer S. Gish Elementary & Junior High School
Address
Map
75 Akins Drive

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Canada
Coordinates53°37′52″N 113°35′11″W / 53.631108°N 113.586305°W / 53.631108; -113.586305
Information
TypePublic
Founded1981
School boardThe St. Albert School Division
SuperintendentKrimsen Sumners
School number60
  • Derek Harrison (Assistant Principal)
  • Sue Werner (Assistant Principal)
GradesK-9
Enrollment860 ([1])
LanguageEnglish
Colour(s)Burgundy and Gray   
Team nameWarriors
Websitewww.esgjh.spschools.org

The school is a double-track school, offering Kindergarten to Grade 9 in the Global and Cogito[4] programs. The current principal is John Strembitski and the Assistant Principals are Derek Harrison and Sue Werner.[5]

Awards edit

Elmer S Gish School is notable in that, in August 2010, Kindergarten teacher Derek Harrison was honored as one of the top three teachers in Canada by Canadian Family Magazine.[6]

References edit

  1. ^ "St. Albert Protestant Schools - Elmer S. Gish Elementary/Junior High School". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  2. ^ Elmer S. Gish Elementary & Junior High School
  3. ^ "St. Albert Protestant Schools - Elmer S. Gish Elementary/Junior High School". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  4. ^ "Elmer S Gish School - Cogito Alternative Program" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-28. Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  5. ^ "Elmer S Gish School - Our Administration Team". Archived from the original on 2011-07-28. Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  6. ^ Cory Hare (August 20, 2010). "Teacher gets props from parenting magazine". St. Albert Gazette. Archived from the original on March 12, 2012. Retrieved October 24, 2012.