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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March Newsletter


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, March 16 at 3:45 pm at G.W. Skene School. See you there.


Upcoming Events

MODIFIED CALENDAR for 2016-17 School Year

Early Dismissal | Fridays at 11:55 am


Mar. 1

Alien In-Line Skating all this week

Spell-a-Thon Starts

Mar. 2

It's a Crime Not to Read 1:30 pm

Family Skate Night

Grade 3 / 5:30 – 6:15 PM PM
Grade 4 & 5 / 6:15 – 7:00 PM

Mar. 14 Irish Dance Presentation at 2:15 pm
Mar. 16 School Council Meeting
G.W. Skene at 3:45 PM
Friends of Skene at 4:30 PM
Mar. 17 Talent Show at 10:30 AM
Mar. 20-22 - Grade 5 - Outdoor School
Mar. 22 Grade 5 - Outdoor School - Return in PM approximately time TBA Full Day-Last Day of classes before Spring Break
Mar. 23 No School
Parent/Teacher Conferences
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM &
3:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Mar. 24 CBE Non-Instruction Day - No School
Mar. 27-April 7 Spring Break
April 10 Classes Resume
April 11 Last day to bring in Spell-A-Thon money to school
April 13 Crime Not to Read 1:30 PM
April 14 No School - Good Friday
April 17 No School - CBE Non-Instruction Day
April 20 School Council Meeting
James Short @ 3:45 PM
Friends of Skene @ 4:30 PM
Spring Photo Day
April 21 Fun Friday 10:30 - 11:30 AM
April 24 **CORRECTION** Regular School Day
April 27 Spring concert 6:00 PM. Doors open 5:45 PM
April 28 Assembly 11:00 AM


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



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