La Crete


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La Crete is a blossoming community, surrounded by the beauty of the Buffalo Head Hills, the majestic Peace River and abundant farmland.

As of 2006, La Crete had a total population of 2,166. As a predominantly Mennonite community, the residents typically speak both English and Low German.

La Crete is a hamlet in northern Alberta, located in the Mackenzie County. It is about 135 kilometres southeast of High Level  and 800 kilometres north of Edmonton.

The name "La Crête" means "the ridge" in French, which is how the earliest settlers described the area they settled.

La Crete Learning Store

10306 100 Street

Phone: 780-928-4908

Teachers (LC)

Annelise Dyck

Math / Science Teacher

Phone: 780-928-4908

Alex McLean

Social Studies / English Teacher

Phone: 780-928-4908

Dean Wheeler

Social Studies / English Teacher

Phone: 780-928-4908

Support Staff (LC)

Eva Derksen