Reporting Absences

Attendance Reporting Procedures - SchoolMessenger

In September, Elk Island Catholic Schools moved to a new enhanced version of Safe Arrival.  Your child’s safety is of paramount importance to us - this new version of Safe Arrival is more streamlined than ever, using a new back-end connected directly to our SchoolMessenger communication service.

To set up your new account, go to or download the SchoolMessenger App using Google Play or the App Store.  (Select Canada as Location)

There are multiple ways to report an absence:

- Calling 1-844-478-2613

- Using the SchoolMessenger App

- Using the “SchoolMessenger” link in the EICS App  (requires SchoolMessenger App installed on the phone)

- Using


For general inquires please email or call the office at 780-464-4001

Contact Us


2021 Brentwood Blvd
Sherwood Park , Alberta T8A 0X2

Phone: 780-464-4001

Fax: 780-464-7524