What's New This Week:

Hot Lunch Program - Hot lunch this week, for those who pre-ordered, is as follows: Thursday, April 24 - Spaghetti & Meatballs & Tuesday, April 29 - Hot Dogs.  Parents/Guardians, also please note: There will no longer be credits/refunds for missed hot lunches. 

Grade 3/4 Swim Program - Grade 3 & 4 students are participating in the Grade 3/4 Swim Program at Park Valley Pool in Drayton Valley.  Swim days are April 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, May 1 & 2.  Swim times will be from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Students will leave Alder Flats Elementary School at approximately 10:00 a.m. & will return at about 1:00 p.m. The Swim Program is subsidized by Parent Council funds raised through their various fundraisers during the school year.

Science in Motion - Telus World of Science will present 'Science in Motion' at Alder Flats Elementary School on April 23 & 24.  Each day individual grades will participate in sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 1:40 p.m., followed by an 'all grades' session each afternoon from 2:10 - 3:10 p.m.

School Spirit Day - Tuesday, April 29 is School Spirit Day at Alder Flats School.  Wear your AFES hoodie, t-shirt, sweat shirt, etc. or wear red to celebrate our school!

Milk Block Order Forms  - Milk Block #5 order forms are due Tuesday, April 29.

Yearbook Meeting/Workbee - The Yearbook Meeting/Workbee date has been changed to Thursday, May 1/14.  It will start at 3:45 p.m. & will go until about 5:30 p.m.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Leeder at 780-388-3881.

Summer Reading Camp - We are all ready to have some fun in the sun, so bring on summer!  The Alder Flats/Buck Lake Public Library is checking to see if there is enough interest to start a summer reading camp this year. The library would offer storytime, crafts & games.  Please email alderflatslibrary@yrl.ab.ca or call Linda Volk at 780-388-2397, or just drop by the library to let us know.