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News & Events

This is the place to go to stay in touch with what's happening at SML Christian Academy. All newsletters and events will be posted here.  You can also download the 2017/18 School Calendar to view the events of the entire school year.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Nov 29, 2018

Kindergarten Registration and Open House

If you have a child that is ready for Kindergarten you can register them at the Open House on November 29 from 6:30-7:30pm.

Nov 23, 2018

Jersey Day

Throw on your favourite Jersey or team T-shirt, and let's have some friendly competition! If no jersey, wear your SML gear!

Oct 31, 2018

Costume Day

Dress up and join the fun! We will have a parade of costumes after lunch, and then each class will celebrate in their own way.

Oct 29, 2018

School Picture Retakes

Didn't like the first one? Let's have another go at it.

Oct 18, 2018

Parent Teacher Conferences

Please take some time to come to the school on Thursday evening or Friday morning to meet with your child's teacher.

Oct 04, 2018

Terry Fox Run

Today we remember a great Canadian and we help raise funds for cancer research.

Sep 28, 2018

Turkey Trot

Who says running can't be fun?

Sep 27, 2018

Picture Day

Time to dig out those dress clothes and comb your hair!

Sep 11, 2018

Rainbow School Picture

It's that time of year to take the new school rainbow picture.

Sep 06, 2018

Parent Information Night

What are all the things SML has to offer? Come and find out!

Sep 04, 2018

Back to School

It's time to come back and resume our studies. We hope you had a great summer break!

Aug 30, 2018

Meet the Teacher

Come meet your child's new teacher and get your school supplies in place.

Jun 22, 2018

Last Day of School

It's the last day of classes! (We dismiss the students at 11:40am)

Jun 22, 2018

Last Day of Chapel and Awards Service

Join us as we bring our year to a close.

Jun 21, 2018

Grade 9 Farewell

Join us for the Grade 9 Farewell on June 21st!

Jun 12, 2018

Final Exams

Final Exams begin on June 12 and end June 15. Jr. High students are required to leave the school after they have completed their exams.

Jun 02, 2018

Farmers Day Parade

Would you like to join our float by walking in the parade? Let us know!

Jun 01, 2018

Cowboy Breakfast

Can you think of a better way to start your day than a generous stack of hot cakes, a mound of hash browns, some local sausage, and a cup of coffee as black as your boots? Join us for some good food and great fellowship.

May 17, 2018

Jurassic Forest Field Trip

Grades Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, and 5 will be heading to Gibbons to check out Jurassic Forest! Forms need to be in by May 10th. The cost per student is $10.

May 11, 2018

Pedestrian Parade

Join us for the Pedestrian Parade!!

May 10, 2018

Talent Show

Come and see many of our students display their talents in our annual Talent Show. Show starts at 1:50pm

May 07, 2018

PAC Meeting

All parents are members of our Parent Advisory Committee. Join us on May 7 as we discuss important maters concerning our school. This is your opportunity as parents to have a voice in your child's education.

Apr 26, 2018

Fine Arts Fair

This year's Fine Arts Fair will be held on April 26, 2018. Come join us to watch students showcase their talents!

Apr 13, 2018

Twin Day!

Can we tell Who's Who?? Find a buddy and dress up as Twins!

Feb 27, 2018

Open House & Registration

Come out an see for yourself what SML is all about.

Feb 19, 2018

Family Day - No School

This coming Monday is Family Day - enjoy!

Feb 15, 2018

Teacher Conference 2018

There will be NO school this coming Thursday and Friday as all teachers are away to Calgary at conference.

Feb 13, 2018

The Identity Project

Parent Session at the Church

Feb 08, 2018

Parent Teacher Interviews

It's the most wonderful time of the year!... er... It's Parent Teacher Interviews!! Please join us on a first come/first served bases Thursday, February 8th from 5-9pm, and Friday, February 9th 9am-12pm.

Feb 08, 2018

No Busses Running to SML on Feb 8

Just a reminder that SML DOES have school on February 8, 2018, but the county does not. There will be no busses available that day.

Jan 31, 2018

Registration Packages Are Coming Home!

Current school families will receive the 2018/2019 Registration Packages! Remember spots fill quickly!

Jan 25, 2018

Mid Term Exams... They are a-comin'!

Midterms for Grades 5-9 will take place from January 25 until January 30th. Come prepared... or else... you're going to be really stressed!

Jan 19, 2018

Beach Day

Let's have some summer fun in the middle of winter! Wear some beach clothes today and we will get into our houses groups for a day-at-the-beach activity.

Dec 20, 2017

Christmas Children's Service

Come listen to our students tell the wonderful Christmas Story. Feel free to invite friends and family. There are no limitations on attendance.

Dec 10, 2017

Grade 1 -6 classes sing in church @ 10:30am Service DATE CHANGE!!

The grade 1 to 6 classes have been working on a Christmas song to share with us during the 10:30am Divine Service.

Dec 01, 2017

Report Card Day

Report cards are sent home today!

Nov 22, 2017

Early Kindergarten Registration

Last year our kindergarten filled up fast. Get your registration in early.

Nov 14, 2017

PD Day (no school)

The students have the day off, and the staff become the students as we spend time learning to be better teachers.

Nov 09, 2017

Remembrance Day Ceremony

We will be having our school Remembrance Day Ceremony on Thursday at 2pm in the gym.

Oct 19, 2017

School Picture Day

Wash behind your ears and put on your best clothes: it's time to take those cherished school photos.

Oct 12, 2017

Terry Fox Run 2017

Join us THIS THURSDAY, October 12th for our Terry Fox Run in support of Cancer Research!

Oct 06, 2017

Thanksgiving Is Approaching!!

Not only will we Give Thanks for all the blessings in our lives, we will also be thankful to not have to make lunches for two days!

Sep 14, 2017

Harvest Potluck

11th Annual Harvest Potluck

Aug 21, 2017

Office Opens

Our office opens for the fall.

Jun 23, 2017

Last Day of Classes

Just a reminder that we dismiss at 11:40am.

May 03, 2017

McHappy Day

Once again our staff will be at the Stony Plain McDonalds between 4 and 6pm to help fundraise for Ronald McDonald House. Come on out and help support this worthy cause.

Feb 16, 2017

Silly Sock Day

Own some silly socks? Wear 'em! Don't own any? Make 'em!

Jan 07, 2017

Ski Trip Bottle Drive

Ski Trip participants have the opportunity to lower the cost of the ski trip by participating in the bottle drive. We are always in need of parent drivers.

Dec 23, 2016

Christmas Break

Just a reminder that students need to be picked up at 11:40am on December 23. Have a great holiday!!

Dec 22, 2016

PAC Christmas Luncheon

Join us for this fantastic meal!

Dec 22, 2016

Christmas Caroling

Come and help us spread some Christmas cheer around town.

Dec 02, 2016

Report Card Day

Report Cards to home today.

Nov 23, 2016

Kindergarten Open House

Do you have a child that is kindergarten age? Join us on November 23 at 6:30pm to learn more about our kindergarten program. Registrations will also be accepted on this day.

Oct 31, 2016

Costume Day

Dig up your favourite costume, or better yet, make one! On October 31 come to school dressed up. In the afternoon we will have a costume parade, followed by special activities in each room.

Sep 16, 2016

Drive By Breakfast

Come by the Family Connections Centre for a delicious muffin, a hot coffee, and a copy of the Stony Plain reporter. All we ask is a donation to Ronald McDonald House.

Sep 13, 2016

Rainbow Picture

Please dress your child in a shirt of the corresponding colour for the picture.

Aug 31, 2016

First Day of School

We look forward to seeing everyone as school starts up for the year on August 31.

Jun 03, 2016

Cowboy Breakfast

Join us between 7 and 9am on June 3 for some pancakes, sausages, beans and hash browns. We will also serve some coffee that will put hair on your chest (cowboy style).

May 18, 2016

PAC Meeting

Come out and be involved in your child's school by providing input.

Mar 15, 2016

Ski Trip 2016

The grade 6-9 students have the opportunity to ski for two days in Jasper, AB.

Mar 11, 2016

PJ Stuffy Day

PJs and a cuddly stuffy, all day long! Does it get any better than this?

Mar 07, 2016

Basketball Playoffs

Join us to cheer on both our boys and girls teams as they compete for the league championships.

Feb 11, 2016

Open House

Registration for the fall begins at our Open House. Come and see the school and meet the staff.

Jan 29, 2016

PD Day (No school)

There will be no school on January 29 as the teachers will become the students and will spend the day learning.

Dec 17, 2015

PAC Christmas Dinner

Join us for a fantastic Christmas Dinner as we celebrate God's gift of His Son to the world.

Dec 12, 2015

Christmas Craft Sale

Come out and support the school on December 12 for this great fundraiser.

Nov 25, 2015

Kindergarten Open House

Come and learn more about our Kindergarten program, and register your child for next year's class.

Nov 03, 2015

Volleyball Playoffs

Come cheer on our teams as they represent our school in the playoffs.

Oct 26, 2015

Volleyball Schedule

Check here to find out when and where our next game will be.

Oct 15, 2015

Picture Day

Individual and class pictures will be taken today. Please call the school if you are also interested in having pictures taken of siblings.

Oct 14, 2015

PAC Meeting

Join us on October 14 at 7:30pm as our Parent Advisory Committee makes some important decisions about our school.

Oct 02, 2015

T-Shirt Day

Show your school spirit and wear your SML T-shirt today.

Sep 29, 2015

X-Country Running

Check here to see where and when our next race will be held.

Sep 22, 2015

X-Country Run

This race is being run at Jubilee Park in Spruce Grove.

Sep 18, 2015

Drive-By Breakfast

Help us support Ronald McDonald House while getting a breakfast on the go.

Sep 06, 2015

Tour of Alberta Cow Bells

This Sunday the Tour of Alberta is coming through Stony Plain and Spruce Grove. Make sure you have an SML cow bell to cheer the cyclists on to victory.

Sep 03, 2015

School Supply Lists

Looking for information on school supply lists?

Jun 23, 2015

Final Chapel & Awards Service

Join us at 10:00am at the church as we have our final chapel service and our awards ceremony.

Jun 05, 2015

Sports Day

On June 5 we will spend the morning in our house teams participating in a number of fun and challenging sports events. At 11:40 PAC will feed us a great lunch.

May 11, 2015

Pick Up Meat Orders

On Monday everyone that ordered from Calahoo Meats needs to come and pick up their orders from the school. It should arrive at the school around 2:30pm. (We do not have the freezer space to store items at the school.)

May 11, 2015

Class Photos

Don't forget: class photos will be taken on Monday. If you would also like an individual photo of your child, or photos of your child's siblings, then those can also be taken on this day.

Apr 25, 2015

Silent Auction

Tickets are now available for this year's silent auction. Wait until you see some of the items that we have for this year! Thank you to those that have made donations to this great event.

Apr 24, 2015


Come out to the church on April 24 and listen to our students recite the poems they have learned by heart.

Apr 21, 2015

Grades 1-6 at Whispering Waters

In the afternoon the Grades 1-6 classes will walk over to Whispering Waters to sing for the residents.

Apr 16, 2015

Jump Rope for Heart

Can we duct tape Mr. Skoye to the wall? If we raise $3000 we can! On April 16 from 1-3pm the grade 1-6 classes will be in the gym participating in this great fundraiser.

Mar 26, 2015

PJ Day

Don't forget to wear your pyjamas, and bring a stuffy for good measure.

Mar 04, 2015

Playoff Game

Our boys have made it to the second round of the playoffs. Come and cheer them on to victory when they play their next game at home. Go Saints!

Feb 04, 2015

This Week's Games

This week we have a home game against High Park. Come and cheer on our teams! Go Saints!

Jan 21, 2015

Basketball Away Games

Come out this week to Muir Lake School to cheer our Saints onto victory. Games start around 4pm. Go Saints!

Jan 16, 2015

Silly Sock Day

Wear your silliest socks today. If you don't feel you have socks that are silly enough, then attach some items to regular socks. How silly can you make them?

Jan 14, 2015

Basketball Home Games

Come and cheer on the Saints to victory! Our girls play against West End first and when that game is done our boys will take to the courts. Go Saints!

Dec 19, 2014

Last Day of School

At 11:40 on Friday the students will be dismissed for the Christmas break.

Dec 17, 2014

School Advent Service

Every year we get an opportunity to hear the students tell us the Christmas story.

Dec 05, 2014

K-6 Classes Sing at Whispering Waters

At 10am our younger grades will entertain the residents of Whispering Waters with the songs that will be sung at our School Advent Service.

Nov 07, 2014

Volleyball Championships

Both our girls and boys teams are competing in the championship final this Friday. Come and cheer them on to victory. The girls play at 5:00pm and the boys at 6:30pm. Both games will be played at Memorial Composite High School.

Nov 05, 2014

Boys and Girls Volleyball Playoffs

Come cheer on the Saints as they begin their playoff run on Wednesday in our gym. The boys play at 4pm, and the girls will begin their game when the boys has ended.

Nov 03, 2014

Girls Volleyball Playoffs

Come cheer on the Saints as they begin their playoff run on Monday at 4pm in our gym.

Oct 29, 2014

Oct 29 Newsletter

Here is all the latest information about all that is going on at the school.

Oct 15, 2014

Oct 15 Newsletter

You will find all kinds of information on upcoming events in our newsletter.

Oct 01, 2014

Oct 1 Newsletter

Check out our latest newsletter.

Sep 17, 2014

September 17 Newsletter

Here is the latest information about everything that is happening at the school.

Sep 07, 2014

Jump Into Fall

Join us for the 9:30 am Divine Service and then for the BBQ and Carnival: bouncy castles, snow cones, BBQ hotdogs, games, and crafts.

Sep 05, 2014

SML T-shirt Day

Show your school support and wear your SML T-shirt on Friday.