School Hours for the 2012-2013 School Year
“What are the Relationship between Creativity, Engagement and Reggio Inspired Learning?
"This month, I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Association of Principal’s Summit on Educational Leadership. The conference offered many opportunities for dialogue on creativity and innovation in school leadership. Innovative principals and district leaders from around the world shared their stories with conference delegates. Thought leaders such as Sir Ken Robinson, Bernajean Porter, Richard Gerver, and Simon Breakspear challenged delegates to go beyond current practices and to consider what great leaders do differently to help students to realize their dreams..."
Colonel Walker School is open to consider "out of area students"– please see Administrative Regulation 6091 Student Admission and School Choice for information – and please feel free to contact the school to set up a time for a tour.
We are always looking for ways to improve our communication with you! Please take a moment to provide your feedback about our school's website using the survey link below. Your input will help us to continue to improve our school's website as an important communication tool. Thank you in advance for taking the time to give us your input!
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Over the last two years all of the staff at Colonel Walker School have been examining the ways to personalize learning for each of our learners. Each staff member comes to Colonel Walker with a range of experiences gleaned through their own educational and teaching experiences and as we began talking about how to best personalize learning, we turned to a range of pedagogical philosophies and research to help frame our shared understandings and values...
Learn about our "Reggio-Inspired Philosophy!
Colonel Walker School strives to be eco-friendly in as many ways as possible. To that end, we are working to reduce the amount of paper that is being used in the school.If you are interested in receiving our school’s newsletter via email, please be sure to sign up for a subscription by clicking the link below!
Registration for Kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year begins on January 14, 2013, Stop by the office to register!
Over the last year, a group of committed parents have been working together to create a plan for revitalizing our Playground. After working with a landscape architect to plan and brainstorm with parents, students, staff and the community, we are ready to start raising money! Learn more about how you can get involved!
Get involved in our Playground Renewal!
We are very excited to announce that Colonel Walker School now has its very own app! You can download our app for your cell phone using the following links:
Download on Blackberry
Once you download the app, be sure to enable “push notifications.” This way, you will be provided with reminders and notifications for important upcoming events at Colonel Walker School.
This important communication tool has been made possible with the support of funding from the Community Improvement Program (CIP) grant that we received this year!