Families

Parent and Student News

September 21 Board Meeting Cancelled
The Board of Trustees will not meet September 21, 2017, as previously planned, allowing Board members to attend a consultation session with Alberta Education.
Building a Rich Literacy Culture in Your School Community and Classroom
RVS Guest Blog, Jody Moore, Literacy Specialist – The research is very clear about the rewards of motivating kids to read, to think deeply, to talk about what they have read and to find something new. After all, practice makes perfect so that means read, read and read.
Airdrie RCMP 2017-2018 School Resource Officers
For Immediate Release September 13, 2017
Resources for Families
Monthly newsletter from the Alberta School Boards Association: Back to school health and safety tips
PAT & Diploma Exam Schedule
Starting in the 2017/2018 school year, grades 6 and 9 Provincial Achievement Tests will be administered to students in an administration window provided by Alberta Education rather than according to pre-set schedules.
Become a School Trustee!
This year, Alberta municipal and school board trustee elections will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017. Nomination Day is September 18!
What Learning Looks Like in RVS
Check out this year’s What Learning Looks Like in RVS – Episode 5 animation, which features literacy, numeracy and 21st C competencies through engaging, hands-on learning experiences from Rocky View classrooms.
School Supply Lists
What does your child need for school supplies? We've complied the list for you. Don't forget Rocky View Schools provides school supplies for students in Grades K – 4.
School Fees
School Fees for the 2017/18 school year are now posted on individual school websites under Our School/School Fees.
Kindergarten Fees Refunded
Under Bill 1, all school boards in the province are no longer permitted to charge instructional resource fees.
Transportation Families to Re-register Electronically
The Student Transportation Branch will be rolling out Phase 1 of RVS’ new eRegistration system, School Engage, by asking current transportation families to verify electronically their transportation needs for 2017/18.
Digital Citizenship Guide for Parents
Being a parent has never been easy, but it can be very challenging when your kids start using the Internet.
School Absences – How many are too many?
RVS Guest Blog - Mitchell Colp, Project Lead, Attendance Innovation Campaign – Attending school on a regular basis is important for the positive development of academic, language, social, and work-related skills in children.
Communication with Parents
To enhance consistency in the way Rocky View Schools communicates with parents about their child’s educational journey, teachers across Rocky View Schools are working to standardize their communication practices.
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