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  • Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities


    Clubs Activities

    - Run Club

    - Cross Country Club

    - Club Moo

    - Robotics Club

    - Math Club

    - Patrols

    - Choir

    - Handbells

    - Library Club

    - Volleyball & Basketball

    - Welcome Back BBQ

    - Meet the Teacher Night

    - Lunch 'n' Learn

    - Office Helpers

    - Announcement Helpers

    - Intramurals

    - Christmas Concerts

    - Hot Lunch

    - Family Dance

    - Artist in Residence

    - Terry Fox Run

    - Fruit for a Friend

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  • Instructional Focus

    Instructional Focus

    At Earl Buxton School we are focusing on the use of technologies as an innovative tool to enhance learning and engagement. The growth and achievement of our students in this area will be measured by monitoring the observable indicators within the school's Technology Plan. 

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  • Regular Programs

    Regular Programs

    Earl Buxton School runs inclusive programming from Kindergarten through Grade 6.  

    French as a second language is offered to those students in Grades 4-6.


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  • School Philosophy

    School Philosophy

    At Earl Buxton School, a safe, positive and caring environment will be provided to ensure our students acquire the 21st Century learner skills, knowledge, processes and dispositions to enable them to thrive in today’s global, technological society. We will ‘aim for excellence’ by providing our students engaging opportunities to be critical thinkers, collaborative team players, culturally sensitive, technologically adept, and curious and creative lifelong learners in an inclusive environment.

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  • School Profile

    School Profile

    • 22 spacious and architecturally unique classrooms
    • High-speed wireless computer network
    • Portable wireless computer carts with Chromebooks
    • iPads in every classroom
    • Smart Board equiped classrooms
    • Centrally located library with automated library system
    • Large music room
    • 2 Modern playgrounds
    • Full size gymnasium with stage; holds 570 people for concerts and assemblies
    • Centrally located

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Division Re-entry Strategy

Read our COVID-19 Division Re-entry Strategy for information about how we’re welcoming students and staff back into schools this September.We’re preparing to welcome students and staff back into schools this September.



Earl Buxton School is located in southwest Edmonton in the Riverbend area. The school primarily serves children from the Rhatigan Ridge, River Ridge and Falconer Heights neighborhoods.  

The school will accommodate 531 students, organized into two morning and one afternoon classes of Kindergarten and nineteen classes of students from Grades 1-6 for the 2019-2020 school year.

The School Council plays a very active role in supporting the school. The rate of volunteerism by parents is extremely high.  



Principal's Message

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year. My name is Letitia Carter and as your new principal, I am honoured to join the students, staff, parents and community of Earl Buxton School. 

The long-standing tradition of excellence at Earl Buxton is well documented.  At Earl Buxton School we believe that educating our students is a collective responsibility, shared by students and their families, school staff and the entire community. Through a collaborative approach in working together with you as partners, we will maximize the potential of all students. We are committed to providing a positive learning environment that will foster and support high academic and behavioural expectations, capitalizing on the value of strong relationships.

As a school, we use SchoolZone as our primary mode of communication and we encourage our parents to check SchoolZone daily to receive timely information.

I look forward to meeting each one of you, and together we will soar to ensure that all of our students learn at high levels as responsible, productive and engaged citizens within the global community.


Yours in Partnership

Letitia Carter




Effective Sunday, March 15, 2020, the Government of Alberta has cancelled all Kindergarten through Grade 12 classes indefinitely as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

DO NOT send your children to school.

If you wish to contact the school, please call the school at 780-435-1577 or email Earl Buxton at earlbuxton@epsb.ca. The school is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. Feel free to contact us, if needed. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

 REGISTRATIONS FOR 2020-2021 - Kindergarten through Grade 6 registrations forms continue to be accepted online.

 "Please note that Earl Buxton School is full in planned classes in Kindergarten to Grade 6. If you live in our attendance area and have not yet registered your child for Kindergarten, please register using the school’s online process. We will also accept registrations in Grades 1 to 6 if you are a resident of Edmonton Public Schools and have newly moved into our attendance area after April 15, 2020. A resident student of Edmonton Public Schools has at least one parent or legal guardian that is non-Roman Catholic and who resides within the City of Edmonton. Non-resident students may only enrol in another Division school with space remaining in planned classes."


Please refer to the "For Parents" tab above, and choose "Registration".