Links for Parents
Digital Attendance Note – Report your child’s absence via this digital attendance note available 24/7, no phone call to the school required
My Child’s Learning – A new, easy to use online tool that allows Parents to get information about what their child is learning and how their child might be assessed for every subject and grade level at school.
PHPS Information for Parents – Your school district’s portal for parents. Find information on topics from busing to assessment.
EPSB Together – Created by the Edmonton Public School Board, this app was made for parents to support their children with numeracy and literacy skill building. With activities written by teachers, and compliant with the Alberta curriculum, this app is available for download on both iOS and Android, or on any computer.
Bully-Free Alberta – This website has a variety of tips and tools for adults to help prevent or intervene in a bullying situation.
Scholastic For Parents – Homework help, Activities, Resources on child development, book clubs, etc.
Common Sense Media – “Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology. We exist because our nation’s children spend more time with media and digital activities than they do with their families or in school, which profoundly impacts their social, emotional, and physical development. As a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization, we provide trustworthy information and tools, as well as an independent forum, so that families can have a choice and a voice about the media they consume.”
Lanternfish ESL – Activities for phonics practice and struggling readers
Wonderopolis – This is just a great site to explore with your kids of all ages. It’s a lot like How Stuff Works but geared to a younger audience. Browse, explore & learn!