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Velma E. Baker School

Principal: Darren Sweeney
Address: 2845 43A Ave NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6T 1J9
Phone: 780-440-4088
Fax: 780-465-1275
Email: vebaker@epsb.ca
Web: http://velmaebaker.epsb.ca/
Ward

G


Trustee

Bridget Stirling

Grades

K-6


Total Enrolment 2017-18View more information

522

Programs 2017-18
Program Enrolment 2017-18View more information
525

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About Velma E. Baker School

Velma E. Baker School’s mission is to provide an engaging environment that supports all students as they strive to reach their full potential. We offer the regular elementary program with French as a Second Language beginning in Grade 4.

Special needs students are in regular classrooms, and we provide the Leveled Literacy Intervention Program and Balanced Literacy. The Leader in Me program is an important part of our school, teaching leadership and self-empowerment, and the health and wellness of staff and students is a priority. 

Staff, students and parents work together to promote high-quality learning experiences in a safe and secure environment that includes SMART Boards and other technology. The school council and parent association play important roles. Our school is the heart of our community, offering opportunities for various community sports and activities.

SCHOOL PHILOSOPHY

We believe:

  • In exemplary staff performance and excellence in teaching
  • In providing a range of supports to meet the diverse needs of students
  • In being effective and efficient 

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