Welcome to an exciting new year of learning at Colonel Irvine School with vibrant Regular, Mandarin,
Traditional Learning Centre
and Special Education programs
The December Calendar is now online
Click here to see what happening in the month ahead.
The December Newsletter is now online
Please take a minute to check it out.
- November 29 – 12:15 Early Dismissal
- December 6 – Non-Instructional Day
- December 11 – Winter Band Concert 7:00 pm
- December 19 – Last Day of Classes, Activity Afternoon
- December 20 – January 5 Winter Break
- January 6 – Classes Resume
- January 15 – No School OPEN HOUSE for incoming students in the afternoon
- 7:00 for Parents and students
- January 17 - 12:15 Early Dismissal
- January 24 - Report Card
- January 30 - Chinese New Year Celebrations
- January 30/31 - Student/Parent/Teacher Interviews
- January 31 – Non Instructional Day
Chinese Bilingual Program
The Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program provides students with the opportunity to acquire the basic skills for speaking, reading, writing, listening and communicating in both English and Mandarin at a young age. It is a program in which Mandarin and English are used as the languages of instruction, beginning in Kindergarten or Grade 1 and continuing to Grade 9.
Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program Brochure
More information on the Chinese (Mandarin) Bilingual Program
Traditional Learning Centre
The Traditional Learning Centre is an alternative program within the Calgary Board of Education, committed to providing an excellent academic program and character education to students who are average and above average academically. The program at Colonel Irvine is Grades 5 to 7 and will continue through higher grades each year. Please contact us for further information.
The Casino was successfully held last November 27th and 28th. Thank you to all who volunteered! The funds raised will greatly enhance and support the learning of our children.
Message from Alberta Health Services
Seasonal Illness Information (pdf)
Next School Council Date
Please join us for the next School Council Meeting February 11, 2014.
Dear Parents and Guardians,
The best way to stay informed about school news is by reading the school newsletter. It is posted to the school website at the beginning of each month. To find it go to the Colonel Irvine home page. From there click SCHOOL INFORMATION and then SCHOOL NEWS. The actual link is http://schools.cbe.ab.ca/b622/news.htm. Once you find it you can read it, save it to your desktop for later or print any pages you need in hard copy. By doing this you will have the information you need at your fingertips and minimize paper waste. Happy reading!
School food allergens policy
Please read the the School Food Allergens Policy under School Information Tab; School Policies and Information.