A Proud Part of Grande Yellowhead Public School Division


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Niton Central School is the heart of Niton Junction. The community is located approximately 45 kilometres east of Edson, Alberta, and 150 kilometres west of Edmonton along the Yellowhead Highway. The school itself is located about 500 meters north along North Niton Road from the junction. The school is a JK-9 facility with approximately 110 students, and we also host the Green Grove Public Library in our building, Green Grove swimming pool, and local outdoor skating rink which are all operated by our community partners.

Additional Information:

Niton Library is housed in the school. Hours of operation are Mon., Tues., Wed. from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thurs. from 12:30 - 8:00 p.m., Fri. from 10:00 - 2:00.

Green Grove Public Swimming Pool is open to the public from May long weekend to August. Students take swimming for gym classes in May & June.


Bailey Benson

Principal's Message


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"Small schools make a big difference!" 


Our vision is for every student to achieve their full potential because we provide meaningful education that will prepare students to navigate what comes next.


Our core values are, 

  • Empathetic - Invested, staff, students, community
  • Perseverance
  • Belonging (family, love, safe) Comfortable being yourself. Showing humanity.
  • Respect - self, community, and others.
  • Engaged

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