Woking, Alberta, located 55 km north of Grande Prairie. The hamlet of Woking is well within commuting distance of Grande Prairie, has abundant oil and gas in the area, and an economic base provided mainly by the agricultural sector.
Kindergarten to Grade 8.
The school features double-graded classrooms and small class sizes, allowing teachers to work with small groups and individuals on a regular basis. Technology is integrated into learning through the Personal Device Project in which all students have daily access to Chromebooks. The school houses the Woking Community Library.
The school includes five regular classrooms, a special education room, library, gymnasium, and computer room.
Woking School operates on a Compressed School Week (CSW) schedule. Our classes begin at 8:30 a.m. and run until 3:40 p.m. Because of this extended day, the school is closed on 12 Fridays throughout the year.
Woking School continues to develop its flexible learning environment project, promoting independent and multi-aged group learning based on students’ personal goals and abilities. The school offers speech therapy, counseling, Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI), inclusive education programs, playschool programming, junior high fine arts, a swimming program for elementary students, and a Wednesday/Friday breakfast program.
We have an active junior high leadership class that plans and hosts many special events throughout the year, such as the Halloween Carnival, Christmas Concert and Easter Hat contest.
Woking Wolverines enjoy a small school environment with sports chosen by the students. Students may participate in extracurricular sport teams and district sporting events, such as soccer, cross-country running, volleyball, basketball, floor hockey, badminton, slow pitch, and track and field. All students receive daily physical education classes.