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I.V. Macklin Public School
Inspiring a Passionate Commitment to Successful Learning
About Our School

I.V. Macklin is a Kindergarten to Grade 8 school with a student population of 415 and a staff population of about 40.

  • Located in the Crystal Heights community of east Grande Prairie

  • Named after I. V. (Irvin Victor) Macklin who has the distinction of being one of the first school teachers in Grande Prairie

  • All staff work collaboratively in grade level and subject teams throughout the year to ensure children are in the best learning environment possible

At I.V. Macklin Public School, we have a dedicated and professional staff who care about students and work hard to develop positive relationships and a sense of belonging for our children. Success for our students is defined by their ability to reach their own personal excellence regardless of physical, emotional or academic ability. 

Our teachers are committed to addressing the needs of all of the students at IV Macklin in order to help our learners reach their fullest potential. We focus on providing authentic learning experiences that serve to instill the 21st Century skills required to thrive in our ever-changing world. With many opportunities to participate in social justice, citizenship and leadership activities, our students grow as positive, contributing members of our school and the global community, and are encouraged to be a positive voice for growth and change.

We have a strong literacy and numeracy focus within our school. Teachers also collaborate regularly to review multiple sources of student data, which drives their planning and programming focused on the needs their students.