Reporting Absences

How to Report Absences

Elk Island Catholic Schools in Fort Saskatchewan will be piloting a new version of the application which allows parents to report absences online or through an interactive callout. 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...

  1. or download the SchoolMessenger App using Google Play or the App Store. 
  2. Select location as Canada
  3. Follow the in-app instructions 

There are multiple ways to report an absence:

- Calling 1-877-246-9970

- Using the SchoolMessenger App

- Using the EICS App (after 03/20/2018) with the SchoolMessenger App installed on the phone

- Using


As Safe Arrival will be taken offline eventually, please download the school messenger app today!