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

Aug. 12,13, 14: Teachers Organizational/ Professional Learning Days

Aug.17: First Day of Classes for grades 1 and 2. Welcome Back!

Aug.17-20: Kindergarten Staggered Entry. No bus for Kindergarten students until Friday. Please see the "Back to School" document for more information.

Aug.21: First Day for Kindergarten on the bus.

Sept.7: Labour Day Holiday, No School for Students



Welcome to James Short Memorial School

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)

James Short Memorial 2015-16 Calendar and Hours

EDC Modified Calendar and Hours for 2015-2016

Grades K-2 Modified Calendar and Hours for 2015-2016

What's New?
  • The school office will reopen on August 12th, 2015 for 2015-16 school year.


Office Hours for August 12-14

9:00 AM- 3:00 PM


  • We will begin our Modified Calendar year with students returning to school on Monday August 17th, 2015.
  • August 2015 Monthly Calendar Available Here
Railway Safety Presentation

On May 12, we welcomed Officer Dean to James Short Memorial School for a Railway Safety presentation. Families who are interested in viewing some of the resources shared in the presentation can find them at Students were particularly interested in the video "Train your brain" which can be found in the "Media" section under "Videos".


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