Calgary Board of Education
Marion Carson School
5225 Varsity Drive N.W., Calgary AB T3A 1A7 | Grades K-6
t | 403-777-6050  e | MarionCarson@cbe.ab.ca

 
 



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Welcome to Marion Carson School

Marion Carson School Open House

Regular and Mandarin Bilingual Kindergarten Open House
Thursday January 18, 2018 at 6:30pm.

 

Registration for 2018-19 school years begins on Monday January 22, 2018

Key Documents
Important Dates and Events

Please see full calendar for clubs and rehearsal

 

December
1 Gymnastics
4

Glenbow Museum Grade 2 MB

Bricks 4 Kidz Grade 1-2

5

S4 Presentation – Tolooei (2:15 pm)

6

COF Art classes

Rehearsals for Grades 3-6 at 1:45 PM

Grade 3-6 School Winter Concert at FEO 6:30 pm

7

Lunch Lady

Bricks4Kids - Grades 3-6

8 Non-Instruction Day - No School
11

Bricks 4 Kidz Gr 1-2

12

Leighton Art Centre In-School presentation Gr 4 MB  (9:10-12:15pm)

13

- Sutor (after lunch)

COF Art Classes
Blue Flame Kitchen – Hymers Gr 5
Learning to lead - Gilbert (after recess)

 

14

- Hymers (after lunch)

Bricks 4 Kidz Gr 3-6
Cookie Sale by Parent  Association
Learning to lead

 

19

(2:30-3:00pm)

Assembly Kdg, Gr 1
(11:00-11:30am)

 

20

- Gilbert (after lunch

Lunch Lady
Learning to lead
- McGown/Wilson (after recess)

21

LAST DAY OF CLASSES for winter break

22

Non-Instruction Day - No school

25- Jan 7 Winter Break
8 Classes Resume
12 Kindergarten PM classes – Winter Walk
16

Military Museum (all day) – Gr 5 (Rodger, Hymers)
Yoga at 12:40pm

17

Lunch Lady
COF Art in the Library (12:25pm)

18

Kindergarten Presentation & Open House (6:30 - 8:00pm)

22 Kindergarten Registratin Starts at 8:30 AM

 

Kindergarten Registration for 2018-19

 

Registration for the 2018-19 school year starts Jan. 22, 2018. 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 | welcome (pdf)

 

 

 

Kindergarten & Grade 1 Registration for 2018-19

 

  • Please note that we would be happy to accept registration on school days between 8:30 am – 3 pm.
  • Registration for new students to the school starts January 22, 2018 for Regular English program.  All children living in Varsity are eligible to register in our Regular English Program. General information regarding the Kindergarten program, click here.  This is a first come, first served for the Regular English program am and pm Kindergarten classes.
  • For new students to the Mandarin Bilingual Program, both Kindergarten and Grade 1 (Mandarin Bilingual) registration will occur through a lottery. Mandarin Kindergarten am or pm classess will be determined based on transportation needs.  All registration must be completed by February 13, 2018 for the February 14, 2018 lottery.  Please go to the following website to learn more about the lottery process and how it applies to you (reference the additional information on "Alternative programs," link on the right side, under "supporting documents"): http://www.cbe.ab.ca/registration/registration/Pages/Lottery-Information-for-Parents.aspx

 

Don't Miss Out on School Messages

 

Parents/guardians: Due to Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), if you want to keep receiving electronic messages from our school on commercial topics such as student fees and field trip costs, you need to subscribe online.

In addition, if you want to receive any text messages from our school, you need to opt-in by texting the word YES to the six-digit number 724665.

 

Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program

 

Visit our new webpage to learn more about the program:

Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program at Marion Carson

 

Designation Notice

 

May 16, 2017 | Reminder Notice: School Designation Change for Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual (pdf)

 

What's New
  • Students/Parents: Electronic Devices Reminder/ Digital Citizenship
  • Parents, for safety reasons, please refrain from using the school's parking lot to pick up your child. Please note the appropriate signage.
  • Thank you to all those who support our School Council in meetings or as Board members, if you are interested in supporting our School Council, please contact the office
  • Many thanks to those who supported and volunteered at our Casino Night to raise over $65 000 to support our students in various areas. Looking to volunteer? Please contact the office to get in touch with School Council.
  • Email Distribution List. In our effort to reduce paper usage, we send out newsletters & notices electronically via email to parents.  In order for us to place you on our distribution list, please provide us with your email address.  Follow the above link for more information.
  • Family Literacy pamphlet
  • Grand & Toy's "A Day Made Better" campaign -- giving extraordinary teachers the recognition they deserve. See this link for more details.
  • Has someone in the teaching profession made a positive impact on you, or your child? Who's made school cool? Have they made a difference in your life? Consider letting them know via a nomination or check out our Accolades link on our website.
  • Ministerial Order & Inspiring Education

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