Author Archives: Shaye Patras

About Shaye Patras

I am a husband and father of two fantastic girls. I currently work as the Principal of Ecole Meridian Heights School in Parkland School Division in Alberta, Canada. I am excited to be continuing my administrative career in this learning community!

October Updates from EMHS

October has been a very busy month at Ecole Meridian Heights School, and there is still more to come! Updated Covid Protocol for Students Walking or Being Dropped Off At School For those students who are walking to school or … Continue reading

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Picture Day, PTI’s, Orange Shirt Day and So Much More at EMHS!

As we wrap up September and are quickly approaching October there is much going on at Ecole Meridian Heights School! Please read on to learn more. Orange Shirt Day – Wednesday, September 30th Ecole Meridian Heights School will once again … Continue reading

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A few Updates from Ecole Meridian Heights School

As we roll through our 4th week of in person learning at Ecole Meridian Heights School there’s much to share. We have some important information on our COVID 19 protocols that we want to ensure our families are aware of. … Continue reading

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Reflections and Revisions at Ecole Meridian Heights School

I hope that all of our families are taking some time to enjoy a well deserved break this weekend after a busy start! It’s been a school start like none ever before!!  It’s been wonderful to see our kids “smiling … Continue reading

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The First Day(s) Are Done… What Now?

Despite staggering our entry to school over the past two days, it was still a whirlwind of activity and energy! It was fantastic to see our kids in person once again, and they were so pleased to be with their … Continue reading

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A “Sneak Peek” of Ecole Meridian Heights School and At Home Learning Information

Well, we are almost there! In just a few days we will be welcoming back so many of our students to Ecole Meridian Heights School and we are really excited. While many of our processes and procedures will be very … Continue reading

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Preparing for our First Day of In Person Learning at EMHS

Hello parents, Thank you for your patience as we continue to work with our teachers preparing for your kids’ return to Ecole Meridian Heights School next week. If you have had the opportunity to review our Parent Re-Entry Handbook you … Continue reading

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Sharing More About Our Return To School at Ecole Meridian Heights

With our return to in person learning at Ecole Meridian Heights School just over a week away, I know that there are many questions. I am hopeful that this post will answer a few of these questions. If you have … Continue reading

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Some Information around Teacher Supported At-Home Learning at EMHS

One of the more common topics parents are asking about as we prepare for a return to school at Ecole Meridian Heights School is what the Teacher Supported At-Home Learning will look like. Perhaps the most common question that has … Continue reading

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Questions and Answers Continue at Ecole Meridian Heights School

With the start of a new week, I have had the chance to begin calling many of our parents to discuss questions and concerns that were shared in our recent online survey, as well as reaching out to many of … Continue reading

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