About Us

Grace Marie Swampy Primary School is an elementary school located on Samson Reserve in Maskwacis, Alberta. It was officially opened September 28, 1993. The “Pink School,” as it is commonly referred to in the community, includes a  K4 preschool program (4 yr olds) and kindergarten (5 yr olds), as well as grades one and two.

The “Pink School,” realizing that your children’s success as learners rests on their ability to read well, has incorporated a Balanced Literacy model of instruction. Balanced Literacy is based upon current research and best teaching practices. It incorporates all reading approaches, realizing students need to use multiple strategies to become proficient readers.