Yellowhead Koinonia Christian School is a private, independent school which has been in existence in Edson for over 25 years. It is an interdenominational school run by a locally elected board with a mission statement as follows: Yellowhead Koinonia Christian School is a Christ-centered discipleship school that exists to assist Christian families in developing the spiritual lives and academic potential of its students. YKCS offers K-12 in combined grades which are teacher taught. The Alberta curriculum is taught from a Biblical worldview. All students take Bible as a core subject and teachers integrate Christian principles and values throughout their lessons in all subjects.