Holden School

Public Education
Beaver County is located in the Battle River School Division # 31, a diverse school division dedicated to fulfilling the vision "Every Student, Every Day, A Success."

Elk Island Catholic  Schools (EICS), part of Alberta’s publicly-funded education system, proudly serves over 7,300 students in the communities of Camrose, Fort Saskatchewan, Sherwood Park, Strathcona County and Vegrevill

C.W. Sears Elementary School (K-4) - Tofield 
Ryley School (K-9) - Ryley        
Tofield School (5-12) - Tofield                                  
Viking School (K-12) - Viking                                    
Holden Colony School (K-9) - Southwest of Holden                         
Iron Creek Colony School (1-9) - South of Bruce                    
Tofield Colony School (1-8) - South of Tofield                          
Viking Colony School (K-9) - Northeast of Viking   


Catholic Education
A small portion of Beaver County (west of Tofield and northeast of Ryley) is in the Elk Island Catholic Separate School Division.  Residents who wish to enroll their children in Elk Island Catholic Separate School Division schools should contact the EICS Office at or call 780-467-8896 or 1-800-996-9982.


More Learning Opportunities

Preschools and playgroups include Tofield Preschool Recreation Program, Little Monsters Playgroup (Tofield), Viking Preschool (Alberta Child and Family Services), Ryley's Tiny Tots Playgroup and Holden Parent Nursery Association.

Battle River Training Foundation
provides access to college credit courses.   

Community Adult Learning Program (Calp)

Community Adult Learning Program

Adult learning opportunities for residents of the Beaver County region (urban and rural municipalities) are coordinated by the Community Adult Learning Council.

Upcoming Learning Opportunities