Calgary Board of Education W.O. Mitchell School
511 Silvergrove Drive N.W., Calgary AB T3B 4R9 | Grades K-6 Regular, Spanish K-1
t | 403-777-6100  e | WOMitchell@cbe.ab.ca

 
 

School Council


Welcome/Bienvenidos to W.O. Mitchell School
International Spanish Academy

 

Staying in Touch – ¿Qué hay de nuevo? | Sept. 16, 2016

 

Happy Friday Everyone!

Please read below for important points from the school, as well as our School Council.

  • SCHOOL COUNCIL CASINO:  We need you! We still need more volunteers for the casino on October 3 & 4. It's coming soon! Please read the attachment to get all of the information you need in order to help out at this event! Remember, this is the largest School Council fundraiser at WOM, and we need you in order for this to be a success…it’s also a lot of fun!
  • FAMILY FIESTA:  Thank you to families for joining us on for an amazing celebration of the start of the school year!  To the Fiesta organizing committee, please accept our community’s sincerest thanks not only for an excellent party, but for the countless hours you dedicated to making this event such a success.
  • SCHOOL COUNCIL:  Our first meeting of the year is this Monday, September 19th, at 7:00PM in the school library.  CBE Board of Trustees Chair, Mrs. Joy Bowen-Eyre, will be in attendance from 7:00-7:30 PM.
  • TERRY FOX RUN-THURSDAY, SEPT 22 @ 2:20PM  In recognition of the 36th Anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope, our school will be having our own Terry Fox Run.  Please join us in the gym for a ‘warm up’, followed by our run, outdoors.  As a school, we are collecting ‘Toonies for Terry’ to be donated to the Terry Fox Foundation in support of cancer research.
  • PD DAY:  FRIDAY, SEPTMEBER 23.  No school for students.
  • PARENT-STUDENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES:  October 6 and 7.  You register for these online, through the same link you do to pay school fees online.  You will be able to start booking these on Wednesday, September 21 @ 6:30AM.  Mrs. Robertson will email you directions and the live link on Tuesday, September 20.
  • FUN SNACK:  Recess Popcorn on September 20 for those who ordered
  • Fundraiser Reminders- Participation is voluntary J
  • Apple Fundraiser. Please remember to get your forms in before Thursday, September 22nd. You don't want to miss out on this delicious fundraiser!
  • ADmazing Coupon Books are being sold until mid-October. Get your order in soon, so you can start getting some ADmazing deals!
  • 9.   Picture Day:  Monday October 24…We think we finally got it right J
  • 10. CASL:  Have you signed up to ensure you continue to receive regular communications from the school????  After October 1, we can’t even remind you.  Please sign up through the link below
http://calgary.schoolmessenger.com/cbe_subscribe

Susan Coveyduck

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.

What's New

 

Sept. 12, 2016 | September newsletter

 

May 4, 2016 | W.O. Mitchell Regular Kindergarten, Grade 1, and Grade 2 Program (pdf)

 

Mar. 2016 | Home-user instructions for RWG updated (pdf)

 

W.O. Mitchell teacher named as Edwin Parr nominee

 

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)

 

Kindergarten Registration 2016-2017

Kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school  year is ongoing. Children must turn five years of age by March 1 during their kindergarten school year. You have to register in person at your school with proof of residence, your child's name, date of birth and citizenship. Visit our Registration page for more information and for the forms you'll need. More information is available on our Kindergarten page.

 

Kindergarten | great learning starts here (pdf)

 

 

Information for Parents

Visit our webpage for parents to learn about our programs, registration , assessment and reporting, Inspiring Education, volunteering, language courses, out-of-school care and more!

W.O. Mitchell's Big Idea Board presentation
Summit Kids Out-of-School Care

 

Click here for more information

Inquiry-based learning Telus 2Learn video

 

CBE News
New School Construction


My School Bus Monitor