Fort Bears cheer on Oil KIngs

Dear Parents and Gaurdians,


Thank you for signing up early to attend the OIL KINGS on Thursday January 19, 2017.

As you are aware Fort Assiniboine School (students and staff) has been selected as winners of the “Reading, Give it a Shot Literacy Program” and have  WON  FREE tickets to the see an OIL KINGS game! Students will complete a reading component in class. This year we are going to be making the event into a family night. All students must be chaporoned by a parent or guardian. The school will provide transportation for those who wish to use it at a cost of $5 a person. Parents or Guardians will have to pay $10 per ticket. Student tickets are free.

The game we will be attending, is Thursday January 19 at 7:00 p.m. against the Victoria Royals.

Regular classes will take place during regular school hours and then we will leave the school via buses to Rogers Place at 3:45 p.m. arriving between 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.. After the students are shown to their seats they are will have an opportunity to visit one of the Oil Kings merchandise stores , or Concession stands or watch the Oil Kings warm-up.  At this time we do not have price lists for either outlet. We will not be returning to the school until 11:00 - 11:30 p.m. depending on length of game.



3:45 p.m. - Leave school

6:00 p.m. - Arrive At Rogers Place

6:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Warm Up, Concession or Merchandise purchases

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Oil Kings against the Victoria Royals Game

9:15 p.m. - Leave Rogers Place

11:30 p.m. - Arrive back at Fort Assiniboine School

Parents are responsible for their children on this trip. The school is not providing student chaperones. Please remember that is it a privilege to be able to go on field trips, and that you will be representing our community and school.


For those of you drive yourselves please stop by the school on Thursday and pick up your tickets for the game.


If you have not done so already please submit your ticket and or bus fees to the office before Thursday, January 19.


We ask that if parents wish to have a beverage during the game that you do so not in the presence of students as this is a school related fieldtrip and we are all role models for our students.


We are all looking for to this fun family event, being in brand NEW Roger’s Place  and cheering on our Edmonton OIL KINGS team!!  


Thank you

Fort Assiniboine School Staff