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  • Bonjour, Hallo! ! Welcome to École Rio Terrace Schule.  

    École Rio Terrace Schule offers both a French Immersion and German Bilingual program in a small school environment, Kindergarten to Grade 6.


    New student registration for the 2023-2024 school year will begin February 1, 2023.

    Students who are new to Edmonton Public Schools need to submit a completed Student Registration form. Find the form and list of supporting documents you need to provide.


    Whether your child is staying at the same school or changing schools, all students need to pre-enrol. Knowing how many students to expect helps schools prepare to welcome them in September.


    Update your child’s current address with the school office before pre-enrolling in SchoolZone. 


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  • Transportation


    Yellow Bus Service is available for families who live within the Rio Terrace transportation boundary.

    To view the area in which the bus service covers.

    1. Click here, https://epsb.ca/schools/rioterrace/
    2. Click on “ATTENDANCE AREA MAPS” under the school count
    3. Select the box or boxes in the “BUS SERVICE (2022-2023)” area

    TO APPLY FOR BUSING FOR THE CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR, (2022-2023) PLEASE CLICK HERE After you complete the form, please make sure your receive a confirmation email.



    If your child rides the yellow bus, you can apply for continued service to their current school in SchoolZone no later than June 1, 2022

    When you sign in to your parent SchoolZone account: 

    • go to the Student Profile tab 
    • choose Transportation 
    • select Bus Application
    • follow instructions to apply for yellow bus service for next year and make sure to update your contact information


    Parents new to Rio Terrace will receive their SchoolZone login and password information the first week of September.

    When you login into SchoolZone, you will be able to access your child’s bus number, route information as well as pickup and drop off time information.

    Parents can track the location of the bus through SchoolZone, under the Transportation page, then clicking on the “Where’s my Bus” tool.

    If a bus is running late or is canceled, parents will be notified by email from the Student Transportation department.

    For more information about yellow bus eligibility, applying for service, or bus pass fees, visit epsb.ca/schools/gettoschool or call Student Transportation at 780-429-8585.

    Yellow Bus Basics Video

    Students Riding Yellow Bus

    Students are expected to display good conduct and safety at all times while riding on a yellow bus. Students who choose not to observe behavior expectations may lose the privilege of yellow bus transportation to school. Students must have a valid bus pass in their possession when riding the bus.

    Pick Up Of Students

    The office must be notified when a student is not taking the bus home.

    Please contact the school office no later than 2:30 pm on Mon., Tue., Wed., Fri., and 1:00 pm Thurs.

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  • School Philosophy

    School Philosophy

    At Rio Terrace we are proud to offer French Immersion and the German Bilingual program in a safe and caring school.  This gives us diversity which strengthens us and creates successful learners and global citizens.  At Rio Terrace you will see a positive learning environment where we nurture responsible, respectful and successful learners.
    While learning in two languages, students have the high quality learning opportunities to be successful.  We believe in and practice the District’s cornerstone values of accountability, collaboration, equity and integrity.
    Please enjoy browsing our website to learn about our school. Please also feel free to contact us for any further information.

    At Rio Terrace we use the following keystone ideas to support our students with building core curricular competencies: Responsibility; Integrity; Opportunity; Compassion; Accountability; Respect; Empathy; and Service

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  • School Supply Lists

    School Supply Lists

    Rio Terrace works with a company called Write-on Stationery to provide parents the option to purchase a school specific supply package for their child. Order online before June 1, 2022 and have your package delivered to Rio in June so that students can take their packages home and label them over the summer. They also accept orders throughout the summer for pickup in late August or home delivery. Please see the instructions below.

    • Go to www.write-on.ca
    • Click on “PARENTS – Order Here”
    • School Name: Rio Terrace School - EDM
    • Choose your grade and place your order.
    • Complete your order by clicking ‘PLACE ORDER’
    • You will receive an automatic email confirmation to confirm your order has been received
    • VISA, MC, AMEX, Visa Debit and Interac On-line are accepted.


    The option of obtaining supplies on your own is also available, please see the supply lists below. If you cannot find the specific brand indicated on the list, please look for a similar product.

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Kindergarten French and German

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 1 French Imm

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 2 French Imm

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 3 French Imm

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 4 French Imm

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 5 French Imm

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 6 French Imm


    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Kindergarten French and German

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 1 German

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 2 German

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 3 / 4 German

    Rio Terrace School - EDM - Class/Grade Grade 5/6 German


    The Covid-19 pandemic necessitates each student having their own supplies, rather than the sharing of communal supplies.


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