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


My School Bus Monitor

Welcome to Marion Carson School

Key Documents


October Newsletter & Calendar

Student Handbook 2015-2016

Bus Maps * updated for Sept 30, 2015 *

2015-2016 Year-At-A-Glance Calendar * updated Aug 28, 2015 *

Pay School fees with My CBE Account
School Results Report 2013-2014


Important Dates and Events

Oct. 1 - Gr. 5 Sutor - am Wetlands field trip; Gr. 6 to Jumpingpound Forest
Oct. 2 - Fun Lunch; Gr. 4 soccer
Oct. 6 - Gr. 5 PM vaccinations; Gr. 6 outdoor school all week
Oct. 8 - Kinder handwashing with nurse; 7 - 9 pm Parent Orientation
Oct. 9 - Soccer Club; Gr. 5 Rodger - am Wetlands field trip
Oct. 12 - Thanksgiving Day - no school
Oct. 14 - Gr. 3-6 choir
Oct. 16 - Soccer Club
Oct. 19 - Student photos
Oct. 20 - School Council Meeting 7:00 pm
Oct. 21 - Gr. 3-6 Choir
Oct. 22 - All Kindergarten - Butterfield Acres "Pumpkin Hunt"
Oct. 23 - Soccer Club

Oct. 26 - Gr. 3-6 Choir
Oct. 27 - WE Day
Oct. 28 - Gr. 3-6 Choir
Oct. 29 - Pumkinella; PM Halloween Dance all grades
Oct. 30 - CBE non-instruction day - no school
Nov. 10 - Remembrance Day Assembly
Nov. 11 - Remembrance Day - no school


Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program


Visit our new webpage to learn more about the program:

Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program at Marion Carson


Kindergarten & Grade 1 Registration for 2015/2016


• Registration started Jan. 12, 2015 for both Regular English and the Mandarin Bilingual program – All children living in Varsity are eligible to register in our Regular English Program. General information regarding the Kindergarten program, click here.
• For the Mandarin Bilingual Program, both Kindergarten and Grade 1 (Mandarin Bilingual) are now full for the 2015-2016 school year.


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.
Report to Parents on Fees Sept 2014

Discovery Education videos for students

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


CBE News