IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Congratulations to our swim and dive teams for another outstanding season. Once again our swim team was victorious at Cities! Yes, if you have been counting - that makes 4 consecutive banners! Thank you to all of our coaches for their efforts.
Congratulations Debate Teams! Click here for more details and pictures!
Europe Trip - Spring 2018 - Grade 10 & 11 students interested in travelling to Europe during spring break 2018 are invited to attend an information meeting on December 6th at Lunch in Room 121. Parent meeting will be held on January 10th. Please contact Ms. Fulwiler for more details.
STEMchurchill - check out the new student website for lots of information concerning Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics!
Yearbook Quotes for Grade 12’s
Please click here for the link
to submit your grad quote. Quotes must be appropriate and follow the guidelines set out by the yearbook team. Deadline is Dec. 15.
School Store - Open Tuesdays during tutorial and lunch break.
Churchill Chronicle (school newspaper) is now available.
First Issue: Now here!
THE TOP TEN THINGS YOU SHOULD NOT SAY IN FRENCH! Click here for the link!
Phrase of the week:
French: À bientôt! (ah beeyentoe) See you soon !
German: Eine Sprache ist niemals genug. (One language is never enough.)
Latin: Vívere tota vita discéndum est.
Spanish: ¡Cómo no! (of course! absolutely!)
Chinese:經一事、長一智 / 经一事、长一智 jīng yí shì zhǎng yí zhì
Parents/guardians: Due to Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), if you want to keep receiving electronic messages from our school on commercial topics such as student fees and field trip costs, you need to subscribe online.
In addition, if you want to receive any text messages from our school, you need to opt-in by texting the word YES to the six-digit number 724665.
Have something you'd like to share about SWC? Contact the webmaster!
SWC School Master Calendar
(print friendly by Google)
Churchillian - Daily Bulletin
Athletic Weekly Schedule
Click above on School Calendar, Daily Bulletin or Athletic Weekly Schedule for further details.
Please remember to scroll down.
December 2 - Non-Instructional Day - No Classes
December 5 - 10 - Basketball Classic - The admission rate for the Calgary Basketball Classic is $5.00 for adults, $2.00 for seniors and students, and Free for children under 6. A limited number of adult tournament passes will be available on Monday night only. These $10.00 passes will allow an adult access to all games during the week.
Boys Classic - Please click here
Girls Classic - Please click here
December 6 - Europe Travel Meeting - Students interested in traveling need to meet at lunch in room 121.
December 7 - School Council - 7:00 pm. Everyone Welcome!
December 8 - Winter Concert - 7:30 pm at the Rozsa Centre - Tickets are $8.00
December 16 - Modified Schedule
- Period 1 - 8:30 am
- Period 2 - 9:15 am
- Period 3 - 10:00 am
- Period 4 - 10:45 am
Dismissal 11:25 am
Building Closed at 11:45 am.
December 17 - January 2 - Christmas Break - School Closed
January 3 - Classes Resume with a Tuesday Schedule
January 4 - 13 - In class unit exams and final assignments due.
January 10 - Europe Travel - Parent Meeting.
January 15 - Jauary 31 - Final Exams
January 19 - Grade 9 Tours and Evening Open House 6:00 - 8:00 pm Click here for more details.
February 1 - Second Semester Begins
February 4 - 7:30 pm - School Council
New Area IB Powerpoint for Grade 9 students! click here
Office Hours NEW
(instructional school days)
Mon to Thurs 7:45 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 7:45 am - 1:45 pm
Key to Alberta Diploma & Grading System. Click here for a very helpful article.
myBlueprint - click here for education and career planning help.
ID CARDS REQUIRED! SWC students are required to have their current year picture ID CARDS with them as long as they are in the building.
Student Handbook - Student are advised to read this year's student handbook which covers everything you need to know about life at Sir Winston Churchill High School including important dates. and important dates.
Athletics Authorization Form- for students wishing to tryout!
Alberta Education - myPass and Transcript Changes. Please click here for details.
Alberta Health Services: Resources for Schools and Teachers - click here for details
IMPORTANT CBE INFORMATION
All In for Youth is a citywide initiative focused on school completion. Its goal is to reduce the high school dropout rate in Calgary by 50% by 2017. Developed by United Way of Calgary and Area, All In for Youth is guided by three principles: Keep youth in school, bring youth back and connect youth to continuing education.