Calgary Board of Education James Short Memorial School
6333 = 5 Avenue S.E., Calgary AB T2A 3V7 | Grades K-3 | Early Development Centre
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Every Friday is an Early Dismissal Day At James Short Memorial. Students are dismissed at 12:00 noon. No Afternoon Classes.

Important Dates

Nov 4 – Field Trip to Fish Creek, Rooms 9 &14

Nov 5 – Field Trip to Fish Creek, Room 16 & 17

Nov 11 – Remembrance Day – NO SCHOOL

Nov 17 – Chapters Chinook Fundraiser

Nov 18 – Grade 1 Field Trip to Heritage Park, Mrs. Tracy and Mrs. Maria

Nov 18- JSM School Society Meeting at 2:45 at James Short

Nov 19 – Retake Picture Day

Nov 19 – School Council at 3:45 p.m. at James Short

Nov 20 –Non-Instruction Day – No school for students

Nov 23 – Grade 1 Field Trip to Heritage Park, Mrs. Anderson and Mrs. Hall.

Nov. 23- Online booking opens for Parent/ Teacher Conferences at 9:00 AM

Dec. 3- Early Dismissal, Parent/ Teacher Conferences 3:00PM-7:00 PM

Dec. 4- No School for Students, Parent/ Teacher Conferences 8:00 AM-12:30 PM

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Welcome to James Short Memorial School

Would you like to volunteer at James Short Memorial School?


Please come and see us to learn about the Volunteer Clearance Process or go to the CBE Volunteer Page and follow the instructions.

The November Newsletter is now available online.

Online Booking for Parent/ Teacher Conferences opens at 9:00 AM on November 23, 2015

Book your child's conference using My CBE Account (opens November 23 at 9:00 AM)

Click here for instructions 

Don't have a "My CBE Account" yet? Click Here to set up a new account (Click here for instructions)

Parents who do not wish to book their child's conference online will receive a "conference request" form on Thursday November 26 for the teacher to book in your conference. All families will receive a confirmation of date and time prior to conferences on December 3 and 4.

Parent Workshop at Jack James School: November 23, 6:30-8 PM

Cross Cultural Parenting Program.

Free Childcare and Dinner. Click here for details and to sign up.


It is official! JSM has won the Indigo "Adopt a School" contest!

Link to the Indigo Page and Press Release


Thank you to our community for all of your support and hard work in spreading the word and making this happen for our school! We are so excited to build and enhance our book collection for our students!



2015-2016 Bus Routes for James Short Memorial School

To find out which bus your child will be taking, look at the maps below to find the route and bus stop closest to your house:


Yellow Bus (Bus A)

Orange Bus (Bus B)

Green Bus (Bus C)






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