Calgary Board of Education G.W. Skene School
6226 Penbrooke Drive S.E., Calgary AB T2A 6M7 | Grades 3-5 Modified Calendar
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Mindfulness Parent Information Session (pdf)


School Council Meeting

Thank you to all the parents who attended last month’s School Council. Our next meeting is on Thursday, February 23at 3:45 pm at James Short School. See you there.


Upcoming Events

MODIFIED CALENDAR for 2016-17 School Year

Early Dismissal | Fridays at 11:55 am


January 10 – Classes resume
January 13 – Grade 5 Vaccinations
January 18 – Rooms 8, 9 and 10 to Telus Spark
January 19 – It’s a Crime Not to Read – Grade 3 students
January 19 – School Council Meeting at G.W. Skene School 3:45 pm
January 19 – Parent Mindfulness Session at G. W. Skene School 6:00 pm
January 23 – Awards Ceremony at 10:00 am
January 25 – Rooms 6 and 7 to Telus Spark
January 27 – Room 7 Assembly at 11:00 am
February 3 – No School – Professional Development Day
February 8 – It’s a Crime Not to Read – Grade 3 students
February 16-17 – No School – Teachers Convention
February 20 – No School – Family Day
February 23 - School Council Meeting at James Short Memorial School 3:45 pm; Friends of Skene 4:30 pm
February 2 - Grade 5 Outdoor School Parent Information Night 6:00 pm

February 3 - CBE non-instruction day - no school

February 27 – Alien In-line Skating begins
March 2 – Family Skate night at 5:30






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Feb. 9, 2016 | Designation change for Applewood Park Grade 6-9 students (pdf)



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