Welcome to an exciting new year of learning at Colonel Irvine School with vibrant Regular, Mandarin and
Traditional Learning Centre programs
Colonel Irvine’s Own - Alberta Excellence in Teaching recognition – Mr. Bob Slade
Congratulations to Mr. Bob Slade on his recognition as a semi-finalist for the Excellence in Teaching award with Alberta Education. Mr. Slade is only one of 30 in Alberta to be recognized with this honor and is in consideration for the major award. He will be recognized by the Calgary Board of Education in a ceremony with a certificate and a professional development bursary. We are very proud of the work that Mr. Slade has provided for our students and learning community. Colonel Irvine is extremely fortunate to have Mr. Slade working with us! If you know Mr. Slade, please take a moment to congratulate him on this success.
The April newsletter is available here.
April 28 - Class Photos
April 29 - Virtue Assembly
2-6 – Gr. 9 Westcoast Trip #1
2 – Gr. 6 A/B – Aerospace Museum
5 – Gr. 6 C – Aerospace Museum
6 – Gr. 6 D/E Aerospace Museum
9 – Track Meet – All day
10 – Gr. 9 LA Part A Provincial Achievement Test
10 – School Council
12 – Gr. 6 LA Part A Provincial Achievement Test
13 – Early Dismissal – 12:02
19 – Gr. 9 Farewell
20 – Non Instructional Day
23 – Victoria Day – No School
25 – Spring Concert – 8/9 & 6’s
26 – Spring Concert – 5 & 7’s
Sailing Education Adventures – West Coast
Colonel Irvine will travel off the coast of Victoria on the S.V. Duen and the S. V. A Fine Madness
Grade 9 students have the opportunity to experience sailing, marine life and biology all while spending five days on a sailing ship.
Colonel Irvine has two trips scheduled for 2016, May 2-6 and June 4-8. Students have signed up and are attending meetings. Contact Mr. Slade for further information.
Watch for more information to come!
Colonel Irvine Celebrates the New Lunar Year of the Monkey
On February 3rd and 5th, a full house of families and honored guests gathered together at Colonel Irvine School to usher in the Year of the Monkey.
Read more about it here.
To improve regular and ongoing communication, a program called HomeLogic is now open which allows you to view your child’s progress, demographics and attendance. Please look at this periodically to be better informed. To access HomeLogic please click on the "HomeLogic" button to the left, under the Desire2Learn button.
Please take a minute to check it out.