Tipaskan School is located in the northwest section of Mill Woods. Students who attend the school come from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds. Multiple family walk-ups and subsidized housing are a significant part of the community. The school ranked 64/206 (2009) in the district based on the socio-economic needs and high mobility in the community and 22 on the social vulnerability indicator for Edmonton Public Schools. Informal partnerships with the City Parks and Recreation Department, Millwoods Welcome Centre, the Southside Rotary Club, the Lakewood Community League and several businesses in the area support our efforts to meet the needs of our students and families.