Kindergarten to Grade 12

Vermilion Elementary School (VES)

Provides education to students from Kindergarten to Grade 6.

J.R. Robson School

Provides education to students Grade 7 – 12.

Vermilion Elementary School (VES) and J.R. Robson School are part of Buffalo Trail Regional Division #28.

Vermilion Outreach School

An Alternative High School for 15-19 Year Old students. An educational program that provides students the opportunity to complete their high school diploma outside of the traditional school setting. This school is part of Buffalo Trail Regional Division #28 and East Central Alberta Catholic Separate Schools Regional Division #16. For specific contact information refer to the Service Directory.

St. Jeromes Catholic School

Provides Catholic education to students Kindergarten to Grade 12. This school operates under jurisdiction of the East Central Alberta Catholic Separate Schools Regional Division #16.

School of Hope (Home Schooling)

Home Schooling is a legal provision granting parents the opportunity to educate their children in a home setting, facilitated by a school board (resident or non) and regulated by Alberta Learning. Students throughout Alberta enjoy online home-based education from grades 1 to 12 in a basic, blended or online home-based program.

Post Secondary Education

Lakeland College

Full and part-time programming for career and personal development. Customized training for business and industry, with campus’ in Vermilion and Lloydminster. Conference services.

Registration/Inquiries: 1-780-853-8400

Toll Free: 1-800-661-6490

Mailing Address: 5707 College Drive

Vermilion, AB

T9X 1K5

Lakeland College – Emergency Training Centre

The emergency training centre of Lakeland College holds a national resolve to lead through innovation in all areas of emergency response, crisis control, and risk management. Our determination is to provide protection for life and property as a result of thorough planning, careful prevention, and prompt response. Our promise is to make a major growing and multi-faceted contribution to ensuring safer work places and communities, etc.

Reception: 1-780-853-5800

Mailing Address: 5707 – 47 Avenue

Vermilion, AB

T9X 1K5

Daycare & Playschools

VDP Early Learning Lakeland Licensed and Accredited childcare services for children ages 12 months to 6 years Monday to Friday.  Located in the Bentley Building.
Open Monday to Friday 7:30AM to 6:00Pm
Phone: 780.853.8531  Website:

The Vermilion Family Day Home Program
For information call Shelley Fillion 780-853-6190

Vermilion Play Development Program Licensed and Accredited program offering play school programming with a “Learning Through Play” emphasis for 3 years to Kindergarten.
Open Monday to Friday, 7:30AM to 6:00PM
Phone: 780-581-0108  Website:

Kids Korner After School Care  Licensed and Accredited childcare for children grades 1 to 6 for children in our community.
Located in the Vermilion Elementary School
Open Monday to Friday, 7:30PM-8:30AM & 3:30PM – 6:00PM
7:30AM to 6:00Pm Non-school days.

Vermilion & Area Brighter Beginnings

A four part program consisting of home visitation (0-6 yrs), centre based private preschool, community outreaches and a summer program.

Contact: 780-853-6633

Email Address:

Other Educational Programs

CLASS (Community Learning for Adult Students Society) offers a variety of adult further education learning experiences to residents of the County of Vermilion River and the Town of Vermilion.

Contact: 780-853-5485

Family School Liaison Program To help students and their families be successful at school and at home. We provide individual and group counseling, teach parenting skills, provide resources and referrals for families and crisis intervention as needed.

Contact: 780-853-4164

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