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Edmonton Teachers' Wives' Association fonds

  • CA EPSAM 2007.7
  • Fonds
  • 1954-1984

The fonds consists of the records of the Edmonton Teachers' Wives' Association and pertains to the social activities and governance of the organization. The fonds includes minutes, annual reports, the organization's constitution, membership lists, financial receipts and bills, correspondence to the organization, guest books, advertisements and invitations.

Edmonton Teachers' Wives' Association

McQueen Home and School Association fonds

  • CA EPSAM 84.McQ.16.1
  • Fonds
  • 1956 - 1976

The fonds consists of minutes and treasurer's reports of the McQueen Home and School Association. The McQueen Home and School Association was founded in Edmonton in 1956. With a membership consisting of parents of students attending McQueen School, the association raised funds for the school and served as an advocacy group for school-related issues.

McQueen Home and School Association

Horse Hill School District No. 266 fonds

  • CA EPSAM 85.140.1
  • Fonds
  • 1897 - 1898

The fonds consists of the attendance register of the Horse Hill Protestant Public School District No. 266. The Horse Hill Protestant Public School District No. 266 was established 10 Feb 1892. In the early 1900s the words "protestant" and "public" were removed from the official title.

Horse Hill School District No. 266

Argyll Home and School Association fonds

  • CA EPSAM 85.Arg.1
  • Fonds
  • 1958 - 1971

The fonds consists of minutes of the Argyll Home and School Association. The Argyll Home and School Association was formed in Edmonton in 1958. With a membership consisting of parents of students attending the school, the association raised funds for the school and served as an advocacy group for school-related issues.

Holyrood Home and School Association fonds

  • CA EPSAM 85.Hol.1-3
  • Fonds
  • 1955 - 1970

The fonds consists of minutes, financial records and ledger of the Holyrood Home and School Association. The Holyrood Home and School Association was formed in Edmonton in 1955. With a membership consisting of parents of students attending the school, the association raised funds for the school and served as an advocacy group for school-related issues.

Photograph Collection

  • Collection
  • 1880 - 2011

The collection consists of photographs of district buildings and sites, sport and social events, classes, classroom settings, and personnel.

Artifact Collection

  • Collection

Collection of artifacts held by Edmonton Public Schools Archives and Museum.

Attendance Register Collection

  • Collection

These records are a collection of attendance registers for Edmonton Public Schools. Not all schools are represented in this collection.

Edmonton Public Schools fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1881 - ?

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence and annual reports of the Board of Trustees of Edmonton School Division and committees of the Board; student records; blueprints, plans and correspondence related to purchasing, construction, maintenance and renovation of school buildings; personnel files including employee contract and salary records; promotional and public relations material; curricula and teaching material; financial records, including assessment rolls from 1885 onward; and school planning documentation. Also includes administrative files and bulletins from the office of the Superintendent of Schools; records for individual schools, including staff meeting minutes, financial records, student government records, and material related to sports and club activities.

Edmonton Schoolboys' Band fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1935 - 1969

The collection consists of music books, sheet music, programs, photographs, photo album, filmstrips, sound and video recordings of performances, and clippings pertaining to the Edmonton Schoolboys' Band. The band started up in 1936-37 and consisted of students in grades 4-12. It took over the trusteeship of instruments and uniforms of the Edmonton Newsboys' Band that disbanded in 1928. The Edmonton Schoolboys' Band was active in the Edmonton area from 1936 to 1969.

Edmonton Schoolboys' Band

Better Education Association fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1960 - 1971

The fonds consists of constitution, minutes, financial statements, newsletters, briefs, newspaper clippings, campaign brochures, candidate biographies, correspondence, and policy statements of the Better Education Association. Includes school board election results from 1963-1966. Originally known as the Edmonton Association for the Advancement of Education, the Better Education Association was established in 1960. The BEA was a political organization which sponsored candidates in local school board trustee elections throughout the 1960s.

North Edmonton School District No. 2305 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1910-09-01 - 1913-05-01

The fonds consists of minutes and assessment roll of the North Edmonton School District. The North Edmonton School District No. 2305 was established in November 1910. The district amalgamated with the Edmonton School District No. 7 in 1912.

North Edmonton School District No. 2305

Abbie Scott fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1923 - 1940

The fonds consists of scrapbook, diary, and photograph of Abbie Scott. Includes diary of 1924 Grad trip to Europe and programmes of Grad social events, 1935-1940. Abbie Scott was a member of the Edmonton Grad basketball team of 1923-1924, which won the world basketball championships held in Edmonton in 1923. The team traveled to Europe in 1924. The team disbanded in 1940. Scott was a member of the Edmonton Grads Club, an alumni association, and took part in the ceremony inducting the team into Edmonton Hall of Fame in 1973.

Abbie Scott

Michael A. Strembitsky fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1962 - 1994

The fonds consists of correspondence, press releases, brochures, and programs pertaining to Strembitsky's career as Superintendent of Edmonton Public Schools. Includes correspondence pertaining to his nomination for an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Alberta, his appointment as an adjunct professor, and a videotape regarding his resignation from Edmonton Public Schools in 1994. Michael A. Strembitsky was Acting Superintendent of Edmonton Public Schools from Aug-Dec 1972, and Superintendent from 1973 until his resignation in 1994.

Michael Strembitsky

Edmonton Bulletin Collection

  • Collection
  • 1880 - 1951

The Edmonton Bulletin was a newspaper published from 1880 to 1951 in Edmonton, Alberta.

Alberta Education fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1905 - ?

Edmonton School Division receives curriculum direction from Alberta Education. Prior to 1905, the Northwest Territories managed the Edmonton riding. Delegates from Edmonton met at the Northwest Territories Assembly in Regina.

Alberta Education

D. D. 40 Club fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1928 - 1980

The fonds consists of minutes of the D.D 40 Club. The D.D. 40 Club was founded in Edmonton in 1928. The purpose of the club was to promote social activity among its membership, which was limited originally to unmarried women who were members of the Edmonton Public or High School teaching staff. The abbreviation D.D. stood for "Docendo Discimus", Latin for "By Teaching, We Learn", and the forty referred to the fact that the active membership was initially limited to forty people.

Strathcona School District No. 216 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1892 - 1912

The fonds consists of minutes, administrative files and financial records of the Strathcona School District No. 216. The Strathcona School District No. 216 was formed in 1892 to serve residents in the Strathcona District south of Edmonton. The District amalgamated with Edmonton School District No. 7 in 1912.

Strathcona School District No. 216

West Edmonton School District No. 2320 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1910 - 1917

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, tax forms and financial records of West Edmonton School District No. 2320. West Edmonton School District No. 2320 was established in 1910. It amalgamated with Edmonton School District No. 7 in 1917.

West Edmonton School District No. 2320

West Jasper Place School District No. 4679 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1935 - 1966

The fonds consists of minutes, bylaws and financial records of West Jasper Place School District No. 4679. It also includes music curriculum and report cards. West Jasper Place School District No. 4679 was established in 1935. It amalgamated with Edmonton School District No. 7 in August 1964.

West Jasper Place School District No. 4679

Report Card Collection

  • Collection
  • 1906 - 1972

Report Cards are selectively retained in order to preserve evidence of style change and student assessments over time.

Beverly School District No. 2292 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1913 - 1962

The Edmonton - Highlands School District 2292 became Beverly School District 2292 in 1913. Prior to 1953, Beverly (Central) Schools consisted of 3 buildings: a 2-room school, later referred to as the Church building; a 4-room school, brick, used until 1955; a 6-room steel school, referred to as "H" and "tin" school. After 1953, this group became known as Central or Beverly Central.
Post-1953 schools included:
Beacon Heights est. 1953; Beverly Heights est. 1954; Lawton Jr. High est. 1957; R.J. Scott est. 1959; Abbott est. 1960.