Calgary Board of Education Dalhousie School
4440 Dallyn Street N.W., Calgary AB T3A 1K3 | Grades K-5 Spanish Bilingual
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Weekly Reminder for Parents | Feb. 8, 2017


Family Fiesta is tomorrow night!!!  Reminder that the Fiesta takes place from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. tomorrow.  No tickets are needed, so come one, come all and be ready to dance, dance, dance!  There will be a limited number of concession items ($1.00 each), there will be gift basket raffles, a family photo booth ($10.00 fee) and other activities.  Please do not park in the staff parking lot as all of those spots are filled.  We are looking forward to seeing everyone there!
Fun Lunch deadline:  The deadline for ordering food for the next Fun Lunch (taking place on Wednesday, February 15) is tomorrow at midnight.  Please ensure to place your order and avoid disappointed children!
Used books:  Please bring your good quality used books to the school to support our Grade 5 Student Leadership initiative - the upcoming used book sale.  All proceeds will go to support the purchase of a Friendship bench for our playground area and a Little Free Library.
Next Wednesday, February 15 is a full day of school - both A.M. and P.M. Kindergarten students will be attending. 
Thursday, February 16, Friday, February 17 and Monday, February 20 are all NON SCHOOL DAYS.  Have a happy loooooong weekend!
New student lottery cut-off date:  The cut off date to be included in our new student lottery (for next year) is Tuesday, February 14.  The lottery will be held on Wednesday, February 15.
Gymnastics continues next week and transforms into Mission Impossible.  Please ensure your child is wearing appropriate clothing for ease of movement.

Painting update:  The main floor is almost complete and soon the painters will be moving upstairs.  We appreciate their professionalism as they work around students and staff



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Dalhousie Sun | Made by Students for Students


Read the first edition of the Dalhousie Sun made by our students.



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Upcoming Events

Kindergarten Registration 2017-2018


Registration for the 2017-18 school year is ongoing. Children must be at least four years old on or before March 1 to start kindergarten in September of the same calendar year. You have to register in person at your school with proof of residence, your child's name, date of birth and citizenship. Visit the CBE Registration page for more information and for the forms you'll need. More information is available on the CBE Kindergarten page.


Kindergarten | great learning starts here (pdf)




Designation Notices


Feb. 8, 2016 | Out-of-attendance area letter for Dalhousie parents (pdf)


Jan. 28, 2016 | Designation of Students Attending Spanish Bilingual Program (pdf)


Nov. 19, 2015 | Update for Spanish program grade configurations for Areas I, II, and III (pdf)


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Dalhousie student and parent community raised $2287.00 to donate towards the victims of the Fort McMurray fires.  This picture shows a few of the students at Dalhousie that took the cheque down to the Red Cross office to present to some of the employees.  We are proud of the generosity of our staff, students and parents.


Motivation video for the Dalhousie Run Club



Lottery information for parents



Registration Form

Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?

Ideas for Parents of Children in Kindergarten




Dalhousie students provide engineering solutions for real world situation (CBC News)


Information and designated NW communities


Programs for Elementary Students and Spanish for Parents Courses Posted ... Click and go to FOR PARENTS


CBE News