District Emergency

School closures due to Evacuation Orders

School Closures due to wildfires

  • Career Pathways School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Mistassiniy School, Wabasca Alberta
  • St. Theresa School, Wabasca Alberta
  • Chipewyan Lake School
  • Pelican Mountain School (Sandy Lake)
  • Paddle Prairie School: Closed for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year. 

Any decision regarding school operations will be announced once more information becomes available.

Evacuation Orders

Sunday, May 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.: Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement

Re-entry for communities previously under Evacuation Order

Wednesday, June 12, 2019: Phase 3 Re-entry (Return of Residents) for Wabasca-Desmarais, Sandy Lake and Chipewyan Lake. The threat of wildfire still exists for the above-mentioned communities. As a result, a four (4) hour Evacuation Alert will remain in effect. 

Question and Answer page for students, parents, staff impacted by the wildfires

Click here to view the Question and Answer page.

School News


NSD seeking more feedback from residents about the future of Calling Lake Outreach School

Northland School Division (NSD) is seeking more input from parents, guardians, grandparents and community members about the future of Calling Lake Outreach School. On January 18, 2019, the Board of Trustees approved a notice of motion regarding the possible…

NSD hosting public meeting regarding future of Calling Lake Outreach School

Northland School Division invites residents to a public meeting on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Calling Lake School. On January 18, 2019, the Board of Trustees approved a notice of motion regarding the possible closing of Calling Lake Outreach School.…


Graduation celebration for River Jacobs

From all of us at Calling Lake School and Northland School Division, we congratulate the Calling Lake School graduating class of 2018! Graduating from high school is an incredible achievement. The road to graduation is not easy, but it's an important…

Calling Lake School host 3rd Annual Science Fair

Calling Lake School was overrun with young scientists who eagerly spent the day showcasing their projects, presentations, and demonstrations for the school community to enjoy. The school hosted its 3rd Annual Science Fair on June 14, 2018. Why is it…

Heritage Day Festival 2018

Calling Lake School hosts Annual Heritage Day Festival Our theme this year was “Indigenous peoples around the world” Calling Lake Staff and students would like to extend a thank you to Kim Reck, PED Supervisor. Kim offered to assist classes and…


Calling Lake School community celebrate high school graduates

Students, parents, staff and community members celebrated two high school graduates on Saturday, December 2, 2017. The school community honoured Skyler Gagnon and Shania Gambler by organizing a ceremony, a graduation feast and a round dance. The evening…

National Addictions Awareness Week presentation at Calling Lake School

Calling Lake School is hosting a drug awareness presentation on November 16th at 10:30 a.m. The event is presented by the RCMP K Division drug unit. The event is held in conjunction with National Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW) November 12-18, 2017. The…

School Board Trustee Elections information for parents and community members

Do you want to ensure Calling Lake School students are strong in identity, healthy and successful? Have your voice heard and vote for a school board trustee! School Board Trustee Election Day is October 16th. Voting will take place at Calling Lake School…

Calling Lake School host Heritage Day

Calling Lake School hosted its 2nd Annual Heritage Day! The event allows students to explore various countries they may never get to see in real life. Prior to Heritage Day, students with support from school staff studied a country's people, food, animals…

Student creativity on display at Calling Lake School Science Fair

Calling Lake School would like to thank everyone who made Calling Lake School's 2nd Annual Science Fair a success! Students researched, tested and showcased a lot of creativity in their projects! Thank you students, parents, staff and volunteers for…