Calgary Board of Education McKenzie Towne School
679 Prestwick Circle S.E., Calgary AB T2Z 0V3 | Grades K-4
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McKenzie Towne School Welcomes Elected Officials
Alberta MLAs were invited to experience and explore the innovative learning opportunities available to students in 21st century schools. The event was sponsored by the Alberta Teacher’s Association and was held on April 28. McKenzie Towne School was honoured to host Mr. Ric McIver, MLA Calgary–Hays along with Amber Stewart, CBE School Trustee for Wards 12 & 14. Continue reading



June 2, 2016 | Letter to Parents - Transportation Service Levels (pdf)


June 2, 2016 | Proposed 2016-17 Transportation Service Levels Chart (pdf)


Apr. 15, 2016 | Students living in McKenzie towne who are currently attending Douglasdale School (pdf)


Jan. 28, 2016 | Construction Update for McKenzie Highlands School (pdf)


Jan. 26, 2016 | Letter from new principal of McKenzie Highlands School (pdf)


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Kindergarten classes have two transition days on Tuesday, Sept 6 & Wednesday, Sept 7 when they attend for 1 hour (your child will attend one of these days either Tuesday or Wednesday, more info below). Regular Kindergarten hours begin on Thursday, Sept 8. Please meet your teacher at the east portable entrance. Your scheduled time for the transition days are as follows:


Kindergarten Staggered Entry Schedule September 2016


Staggered entry allows for students to begin their first day of Kindergarten in small groups of students. Your child will be attending school for one hour either Tuesday or Wednesday according to the first letter of their last name. Please see the following schedule:

Tuesday, Sept 6 - AM Kindergarten
Last Name Beginning with:
A – G Attends from 8:45am to 9:45am
H – L Attends from 10:00am to 11:00am


Tuesday, Sept 6 - PM Kindergarten
Last Name Beginning with:
A – G Attends from 12:30pm to 1:30pm
H – M Attends from 1:45pm to 2:45pm


Wednesday, Sept 7 - AM Kindergarten
Last Name Beginning with:
M – R Attends from 8:45am to 9:45am
S – Z Attends from 10:00am to 11:00am


Wednesday, Sept 7 - PM Kindergarten
Last Name Beginning with:
N – P Attends from 12:30am to 1:30pm
Q – Z Attends from 1:45am to 2:45pm


At your assigned time, please meet the Kindergarten teacher at the east portable entry doors. Once the children are in their classrooms, parents are invited to come down to our staffroom during their child’s scheduled visit. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other Kindergarten parents, as well as to complete any required paperwork. Parents will join their child hear the end of the class. We look forward to meeting you.


Please note – Regular Kindergarten hours begin on Thursday, Sept 8. On Friday, Sept 9 AM Kindergarten students will attend.

Upcoming Events


31 School Office opens
1 Teachers In

Teachers In

5 Labour Day
6 First Day of School
  Kindergarten Staggered Entry
7 Kindergarten Staggered Entry
8 Muffin Mixer 7:45-8:20 am
9 AM Kindergarten
12 Parent Council AGM 6:30 pm
16 PM Kindergarten
22 PT Conferences 4-8 pm

Gr 1-4 12:15 Dismissal, PM Kindergarten attend

23 PT Conferences 8-1pm
28 Pizza Lunch
29 Terry Fox Run
30 AM Kindergarten




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