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

Sept 7 - Labour Day – no school

Sept 17 – School Council @4 p.m – James Short

Sept 24 – Parent Teacher Interviews – EARLY DISMISSAL AT 12:00 PM

Sept 25:  Parent Teacher Interviews – NO SCHOOL for STUDENTS

Sept 30 – Terry Fox Run, 11 a.m.

Early Dismissals:
Sept 4, 11, 18, 24

No School: Sept 7, 25




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 October Newsletter is now available online.

JSM is still in 1st Place

in the Indigo "Adopt a School" Campaign!

How can you help us win $10000 in books for our school?

1. Adopt our school every day. It’s FREE!
Go to
Click the "Adopt" button on the right side bar. Sign in to adopt.
Adopt it everyday from Sept 20 - Oct 10 for FREE!
Each time you adopt our school, we get closer to winning one of three provincial prizes up to $10,000 through the Adopt & Don’t Stop Giveaway.


2. Go to our school’s page and make a donation.
Go to
Click the "Donate" button on the right side.
Make a $12 donation and it counts as 10 adopts towards the Adopt and Don’t Stop Giveaway!
If you’d like to donate more than $12, thank you. Please break the amount into a $12 increment/per day to ensure that our school gets the most adopts.


3. Spread the news.
Use Facebook, Twitter or e-mail to get your friends and family across the country to donate to or adopt our school every day for free.
The Adopt a School website walks you through how to help our school have a successful program.
Thank you for your continued support of our library and you for spreading this exciting news!


Progress Update...

Bus Routes

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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