School Hours

Early Entry Program/ Premiers Pas/ Kindergarten:

AM classes 8:50 – 11:45 am

PM classes 12:40 – 3:30 pm

Elementary (Grades 1 to 6):

First bell rings: 8:50 am

Morning classes begin: 8:55 am

Nutritional Break & Hot Lunch:  11:05 – 11:20 am

Outdoor Recess: 11:20 – 11:35 am

Afternoon classes begin: 11:35 pm

Outdoor Recess:  1:35 – 1:50 pm

Nutritional Break: 1:50 – 2:05 pm

Dismissal: 3:35 pm

Students are not expected to arrive earlier than 15 minutes before starting time in the morning. Students remaining at school after 3:30 pm may do so only under the direct supervision of a staff member.

Before School

Supervision begins outside at 8:35 am. Students should not arrive at school before this time and should not come into the school until the first bell. Teachers use this time in the morning to prepare for their day. Thank you for respecting this planning time for teachers.

Weather Conditions

Students must come into the school when weather conditions are not suitable for outdoor activities. Unless it is raining or if it is colder than –20 degrees Celsius, children are expected to wait outside until the first bell rings.



Contact Info

Ecole St. Paul School
429 Ross Haven Dr
Fort McMurray, AB,
T9H 3P3
Phone: (780) 799-5760
Fax: (780) 799-5759

Principal:  Mme Claudette Fidler

Vice Principal: Mme Anne Coish

Office Manager: Mrs. Joanna MacNeil

Administrative Assistant: 

Classroom Support Teacher: Mrs. Joanne Johnson

Counsellor: Joni Stryde

Indigenous Liaison: Mrs. Beverly Pierce