Welcome to an exciting new year of learning at Colonel Irvine School with vibrant Regular, Mandarin and
Traditional Learning Centre programs
The October menu calendar has been posted here.
The October newsletter is available here.
Bus routes updated
The following bus routes have changes that are effective SEPTEMBER 16. Please take note and make your children aware.
- Route C – near capacity
- Route D – near capacity
- Route E – near capacity
- Route G – stop 4 moved due to traffic, and stop 1 moved to H due to being near capacity, extra stop added
- Route H – stop moved from Route G, extra stop added
- Route N – new route to help alleviate overcrowding on routes C-E”
Volunteers Required for Colonel Irvine's Two-Day Casino: October 10 & 11, 2015 (Thanksgiving Weekend)
Thank you for all those who have signed up to volunteer already!
We are a month away from our casino event and we are still looking for the following six Casino volunteers:
|Saturday, October 10:
||Cashier (7:15pm to 3:15am)
Countroom (11:30pm to 3:30am)
|Sunday, October 11:
||Banker (10:55am to 7:15pm)
Cashier (11:20am to 7:30pm)
Chip Runner (11:20am to 7:30pm)
Countroom (11:30pm to 3:30am)
Please contact Jennie Born if you'd like to help at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your time!
Jennie Kwan (Born)
Casino Chairperson for Colonel Irvine Parent Advisory Association
Mathematics Contest Results
Congratulations to the many students in grades 5 and 6 for their outstanding results in the National exams for the Calgary Elementary School Mathematics contest offered through Mount Royal University, and tests from the Fibonacci and Pythagoras Institutes. Colonel Irvine was named the Provincial Champion for the Fibonacci Mathematics exam.
Special congratulations to Sabrina Li, Grace Li, Andy Charlton, Katsuo Leung, Ashley O’Neill and Jessie Zhang for excellence in Mathematics. Andy placed #111 across Canada!
Fee agreement forms
Information on online registration, changes, and routes available here.
Option Course Descriptions
August 24 - Office open to parents
September 1 - School’s in for our Grades 5, 6 & 7 students
September 2 - All students are in
September 9 - Band Parent’s Meeting - 7:00 pm
September 11 - Early Dismissal - 12:02 pm
September 22 - School Council Meeting - 7:00 pm
September 23 - Meet the Teacher Night - 7:00 pm
September 24 - Terry Fox Run for all students; Early Dismissal - 12:02 pm
September 25 - Non Instructional Day - No School
October 1 - Photo Day
October 9 - Professional Development Day - No School
October 10/11 - Colonel Irvine Casino - Parent Volunteers Needed
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.
Watch for more information to come!
Colonel Irvine celebrates Chinese New Year 2015, the Year of the Sheep
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.