Welcome to an exciting new year of learning at Colonel Irvine School with vibrant Regular, Mandarin and Bridges Programs
The February newsletter is available here.
Happy New Year!
Our all-school celebration for Chinese New Year is on Monday, February12, beginning at 10a.m. The afternoon will be filled with activities for all students; these will include dumpling making, Chinese Yo-Yo, Calligraphy with an Artist in Residence, and Chinese painting. The evening celebrations begin at 6:30 at the school.
To make the day even more special, students, staff, and guests are encouraged to wear their cultural clothing or red on February 12.
As in the past, we rely heavily on the good will of our volunteers to help make this celebration a success. Please go to Sign-up Genius to secure your volunteer spot.
12: Lunar New Year activities, all grades
12: LNY Celebration, 6:30 pm, main gym
14: Theatre Calgary
15-16: No School, Teacher’s Convention
19: No School, Family Day
20: No School, PD day
22: Gr 8/9 Band Festival, UofC
27: Gr 7/8 Hitmen Hockey
28: Pink Shirt Day
9: Virtue Assembly
9: Early Dismissal, 12:02
13: School Council, 6:30
22: ED, 12:02
23: Non-instructional day
26: Spring Break begins
April 3-Classes resume
CBE Student Night with the Flames
Open to students, staff, and their families. Book early before these games sell out! Orders will be processed and emailed within 3-4 business days.
Tickets are press level seating (third level) which will be selected from best available, on a first-come first-served basis.
More Information (pdf)
Welcome to School Letter
The 2017 Welcome to School Letter is available here (pdf)
Parent / Student Handbook 2017/18
The 2017/18 school handbook is available here (pdf)
Mar. 20, 2017 | Regular Program School Designations for Students Residing in Livingston (pdf)
Mar. 20, 2017 | Regular Program School Designations for Students Residing in Carrington (pdf)
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