News Archive

Notice of changes to bus schedules

Please read the included letter to see changes to the bus schedules effective Tuesday October 24th.

Successful Terry Fox run

1600 students from our iCampus participated in our Terry Fox run. It was a very successful  36th annual run for kids, w...

Bateman Donation

Special unveiling of an amazing gift from Canadian Artist, Robert Bateman. Mrs Handford's art classes did a year long st...

Bateman Bears

Under the guidance of Mrs. Handford, our students are studying the works of Robert Bateman.  Here are some examples of...

Robert Bateman Mural in Progress

Our artists are busy working on their Robert Bateman mural.  Truly amazing to watch the team in action.

Campus Wide Friendship!

The admin teams from all three schools are rocking the pink in the spirit of Friendship!

Lacrosse Comes to John Wilson

Innisfail Minor Lacrosse Association sponsored two days at John Wilson School and gave our grade 2, 3 and 4 students a c...

We're studying the artist, Robert Bateman.

Mrs. Handford will be introducing our students to the life and works of the artist, Robert Bateman.  Watch our newsfeed...

Winter Carnival

Due to lack of snow, we are postponing our Carnival to our alternate date of February 3rd.   Winter Carnival T...

Hard at Work!

Well, they might show up in their pyjamas, but Ms MacArthur and Mrs. O'Neill are hard at work.  We think they might be...

Earning Stable Elf Diplomas

Congratulations to some of grade two students for earning their "Stable Elf" diplomas.  We understand the training is q...

Random Acts of Christmas Kindness

Some of our John Wilson students took part in a lovely tradition known as, "Random Acts of Christmas Kindness". They del...

Check this Out

The upcoming issue of The Innisfail Province will feature our John Wilson Students during their Christmas concerts, and...

Food Bank Donations

WE COLLECTED 547 POUNDS OF FOOD FOR THE FOOD BANK!!!  Thank you for your generous contributions.

Rememberance Day

A photo of our grade 3 and 4 choir getting ready to perform at our campus wide Rememberance Day Assembly. Thank you to t...

Reading Buddies

Campus Wide Reading Buddies.  Students from Kindergarten through to Grade 12 share some favourite stories together!  ...

Library Buzz

                                                LIBRARY BUZZ Thank you...

Halloween Fun!

Staff was showing off our Halloween spirit this year as construction workers! Even though the inspiration was because of...

Grade 4 Field Trip

The Grade 4 classes went on a field trip in October to the Red Deer Waste Management Facility as part of their "Waste in...

JWES Sports Day!

A day filled with fun activities, even if it was a bit chilly!

Grade 4 Field Trip

Grade 4 students had a day full of fun activities at Collicut Centre!


Bugs are all the buzz in the library this month, and grade ones made their own bugs this week!

Pre-Kindergarten at John Wilson!

We are excited to announce that we will be offering a Pre-Kindergarten Program starting in the 2016-2017 school year!...

Reading Buddies and 80's Day!!

Our campus reading buddies had an 80's theme this month!

Friendship Picnic

Students enjoy a special picnic organized and paid for by our wonderful Parent Council to promote friendship in our scho...

Family Draw Winner

Donovan Was the lucky winner of our Family Draw at JWES! Both he and his teacher recieved $25.00 in books from the fair!...

Book Fair Success!

Thankyou to everyone who came out to support our book fair!

Crazy Hat Day and Campus Reading Buddies!!

Innisfail Campus celebrated Dr.Seuss' birthday (which is March 2nd) today with a Crazy Hat Day and Campus Reading Buddie...

100th Day of School!

Students celebrate 100 days of school with a day full of fun activities and yummy snacks!

Teddy Bear Picnic

Kindergartens had fun with their annual Teddy Bear Picnic!

Campus Literacy Day

Innisfail Campus students buddied up for the province's "read for 15" campaign today. We had 800 kids reading together t...

Kindergarten Christmas Concert

Kindergarten students put on a wonderful performance for family and friends Thursday evening.

Holiday Train

Students had a chance to see the Holiday Train that stopped in town today.

Pajama Day

In the "Library Buzz" section of the newsletter it says that PJ day is onThursday, December 17th, the same day as Christ...

Christmas Shoeboxes

École John Wilson Students help others by filling shoe boxes to be sent to kids across the globe. 

FI Smarties

Mme Alexa's FI class is full of math smarties!! 

Welcome Back BBQ

Staff and students from Innisfail Campus gathered for our annual Welcome Back BBQ. This is always a great time to visit...

Terry Fox Run

Once again, students from Innisfail campus came together to run in support of Terry Fox and his legacy.

The Love of Reading

A grade 4 student at JWES found a comfy spot outsdie of the learning commons to read one of his favourite books today.


Students at Innisfail Campus all recieved a Smile cookie to help support Innisfail Big Brothers and Sisters today!

Photo Day

Pictures will be taken on September 21st with the exception of Kindergarten Tues/Thurs and Mrs. Linton's grade 4 class....

First Day of School!

The first day of school, such an exciting day! For some, it is the first day ever. For others, they are back for another...