The Elk Island Logos Society
exists to serve parents and community
members who support the Mission and
Principles of the Logos Christian Program.
incorporating in 1997, the Elk Island Logos
Society adopted the Logos Program Proposal
from Edmonton Public Schools and worked
closely with Elk Island Public Schools to
develop the program for this school
district. The Society brought forward
the proposal to the Elk Island Public Board
of Trustees in January, 1998. The
program was ultimately approved and
implemented in three Elk Island Public
Schools in September, 1998. The
program has now grown to over 350
students (Sept. 2010) in 3 schools spread
through grades K-9.
Our 2010-2011 board is
composed of 7 officers (elected) and 3
The elected officers
occupy the following positions:
Each school also has
one or more representatives that are
chosen at the school level.
Any of the above
representatives can be reached through
our contact area.
The Elk Island Logos Society maintains an
important and positive working relationship
with Elk Island Public Schools. The Society
is involved in the following areas on an
Advisory Role to Elk
Island Public Schools
- with respect to the
ongoing development, implementation,
evaluation of the Logos Christian
Program, and issues involving the
theology of the program. The Society has played a vital
role in the long-term vision for two
Kindergarten through grade 6 streams of
Logos, one at Brentwood and Westboro
Marketing and Community
- to educate the community about this
Christian program being offered in
public schools, and establish a strong
basis of growth in enrollment.
- the Logos Society plays an important
role in the interview process of Logos
Teacher Candidates, specifically
concerning Christian qualifications.
- the Society works closely with Elk
Island Public Schools in developing
information packages such as "The Logos
Christian Program Description".
- the Society
issues a quarterly newsletter to parents
("The Word") in order to communicate the
ongoing activities at each school and of
- the Society plans at least one
opportunity each year for parents and
staff to gather together to fellowship
and to worship and thank God for this
amazing program. We also support Logos
Representatives from each school with
planning chapel times.