What sports are offered and at what schools?

  • École Dickinsfield Elementary School - Hockey (grade 4-6)
  • Christina Gordon Elementary School - Basketball (grade 4-6)
  • Walter & Gladys Hill Elementary School - Multi-Sport (grade 4-6)
  • École McTavish High School - Jr./*Sr. High Dance (grade 7-12), Jr./*Sr. High Hockey (grade 7-12), Basketball (grade 7-9), Volleyball (grade 7-9)
  • Fort McMurray Christian School - Volleyball (grade 4-9)
  • Dr. Clark - Soccer - Soccer (grade 4-6)

*Subject to space availability and student's high school class scheduling/timetable

Will my child miss school or core subjects?

Your child will be placed in a class specific to the Sports Program that will ensure their schedule has the least amount of impact on their classes. Most students will not miss any core time, however if they do miss one, a plan is created to ensure no gaps occur.

How many days is the Sports Academy offered?

  • Each specific sport has their set PEAK days. Most sports are offered 1-3 days/week.

Is transportation offered?

Yes, Sparksman bussing transports some of the academy student athletes to and/or from their specific sport training. Otherwise, most sports are offered during school hours on-site at the school so no transportation is required.

What’s included in the Sports Academy costs?

Your tuition includes bussing to and from their sport (if needed), facility rental and sport-specific coaching. Some programs have clothing included in the tuition costs. The PEAK clothing website is open all year long so students are able to purchase any PEAK attire. 

PEAK Apparel Link

How do we pay tuition?

All PEAK tuition payments are made online through your Parent PowerSchool Account - Click here for link using Visa, MasterCard or Debit.  With approval, cash payments can be made at the PEAK office. Cheques are not accepted. The $250 non-refundable deposit at the time of registration is part of the total tuition.

Is financial assistance available?

KidSport Wood Buffalo provides sport registration fee grants to kids from families facing financial barriers. Click on the link below to see if you are eligible to receive funding.

KidSport Wood Buffalo - Click here to apply

Who can join the Sports Academy?

Any student willing to commit to strive for excellence both in the classroom and in their sport of choice have the opportunity join this Sports Academy.

Will there be a performance opportunity for dancers?

Short answer, YES...

McTavish is always looking for ways to include our PEAK dancers- whether it's a cameo in the school musical, a flash mob in the halls or performing in the school-wide assemblies. We are always looking at ways to bring dance into the school.