Calgary Board of Education Chaparral School
480 Chaparral Drive S.E., Calgary AB T2X 3X8 | Grades K-6
t | 403-777-6424  e |


Book Conferences and Pay Fees

Dates to Remember
Dec. 2 CBE Non-instructional day - NO SCHOOL
Dec. 5-9 3A (Mrs. Maron's class) to Museum School all week
Please send in Mayor's Food Drive/Canstruction Donations
Dec. 6 3D trip to Glenbow
Dec. 7 3B trip to Glenbow
Dec. 8 Christmas Concert Div 1 1:30 and 6:30 pm
Dec. 9 3C trip to Glenbow
Dec. 12 Canstruction entry due
Dec. 13 Gr. 3s It's a Crime Not to Read - Public Library visit
Jr. ATB Depost Day
Dec. 14 Fun Lunch Day - order online using Lunch Lady
Dec. 16 PJ Day - wear your PJs to school
Last day of classes before Winter Break
Dec. 19 - Jan. 2 Winter Break
Jan. 3 Classes resume
Jan. 9 Kindergarten Registration begins



My School Bus Monitor

Welcome to Chaparral School

December Calendar and Canstruction/Food Drive Info

Happy December Chaparral Families!

Please take the time to look at the Chaparral School Dec 2016 Calendar and make note of  the important dates. 


We are also pleased to announce that Chaparral School will be participating in the Mayor's Annual Christmas Food Drive and Canstruction Jr. contest.  Please look over this exciting information notice: Chaparral Participates in the Canstruction Junior Contest 2016 


Winter Concert Letter & RSVP

On November 24th a letter about the Winter Concert was sent home to all families of students in Kindergarten - Grade 2. It is also attached to this email. (Winter Concert Letter & RSVP)


The Winter Concert is on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 1:30 PM and 6:30 PM. 


Please complete and return the RSVP form no later than December 1. If you have any questions, or if your child is unable to perform in the Winter Concert, please contact me as soon as possible. Student commitment is integral as each student has an important role in our performance. 


Thank you. 


Sarah McCune





Dear Chaparral School Families of Bus Students,

Effective this Wednesday, November 30th, there will be new bus routes/stops in effect for Chaparral School!
Bus A will only stop in the Valley.
Bus B will make all other designated stops.
Please take the time right now to look over the new bus maps and email/phone Chaparral School to inform us if your child(ren) will be switching buses.  We need to know this information by tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29th.  Thank you for you quick assistance.

New Maps:


News Centre



December calendar (pdf)


November newsletter (pdf)


Report to Parents on School Fees for 2015-2016


2016-2017 Chaparral Traditional School Calendar (pdf) *amended


2016-2017 Chaparral Year At a Glance (pdf) *amended



School Council News


Chaparral School Council will once again be organizing some Fun Lunch Dates for the 2016-17 School Year.  The next Fun Lunch will take place Wednesday, December 14, 2016.  We will be using the online Lunch Lady Program this year. Here is the link for ordering: The Lunch Lady.


The next Chaparral School Council Meeting will be held Thursday, January 19 at 7:00pm in the school library.  All are welcomed and encouraged to attend. 



Kindergarten Registration for 2017-2018


Registration for the 2017-18 school year begins Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Children must turn five years of age by March 1 during their kindergarten school year. You have to register in person at your school with proof of residence, your child's name, date of birth and citizenship. Visit the CBE Registration page for more information and for the forms you'll need. More information is available on the CBE Kindergarten page.


Kindergarten | great learning starts here (pdf)




Don't Miss Out on School Messages


Parents/guardians: Due to Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), if you want to keep receiving electronic messages from our school on commercial topics such as student fees and field trip costs, you need to subscribe online.

In addition, if you want to receive any text messages from our school, you need to opt-in by texting the word YES to the six-digit number 724665.


Chaparral School Designation for 2016-2017

The Calgary Board of Education (CBE) would like inform parents that Chaparral School is currently at capacity and will continue to be at capacity for the 2016-2017 school year and will not be able to accommodate all students who live in Chaparral.


Please click on the link below for more information


Reminder notice regarding school designation for Kindergarten to Grade 6 regular program students residing in Chaparral (pdf)




CBE News

Mondays at Lunch Grade 4-6 Choir
Tuesdays at Lunch Grade 4-6 Choir
Nov. 14-24 Badminton Intramurals at Lunch:
Mondays Grade 3
Tuesdays Grade 4
Wednesdays Grade 5
Thursdays Grade 6