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Alberta Junior High Leadership Conference
Student leaders from across the province will gather in Crossfield, Nov. 22 – 23, 2019, when W.G. Murdoch hosts this year’s Alberta Junior High Leadership Conference.
2019 Budget Update
Rocky View Schools' Board of Trustees to minimize the impact of its $10 million budget shortfall on students to the greatest extent possible.
Celebrating 100 Per Cent Achievement
The Board of Trustees applauded eight Rocky View Schools students for their exemplary performance and perfect marks on a provincial diploma exam!
RVS Adult Learning
Adults interested in gaining new skills or honing current ones are invited to learn more about RVS’ Adult Learning courses.
Moving Cashless – Status Update
Introduced in September 2019, RVS’ Cashless Schools initiative asks parents to work with RVS to help make schools cashless. So far, it has been a great success!
Remembrance Day Ceremonies in RVS
Join staff and students at one of the many Remembrance Day ceremonies planned for Nov. 7 and 8, 2019!
WE Well-Being in Crossfield
Crossfield Elementary School has launched a new pilot program to further the safe, inclusive, positive learning environments for students and its results are shining through.
Registration Now Open for RCMP Depot Youth Camp
Does your child, aged 16-19, dream of entering a career in law enforcement? Have them apply for a spot at the RCMP Depot Youth Camp this summer!
Learning French Across Canada!
Applications are now being accepted for Explore – an intensive language-immersion program, offered in Spring/Summer 2020!
2019 Budget Impacts
The Alberta Government's reallocation of class size grants and school fee/transportation replacement grant to fund enrolment growth results in a $10 million revenue shortfall for the 2019/20 school year.
Celebrating Ralph McCall School
Trustees celebrated Ralph McCall School for its efforts in providing RVS students with the opportunity to experience a WE Day event in 2018, featuring inspirational speakers including Humboldt Broncos survivor Ryan Straschnitzki.
The Invite — November Edition
Parents interested in learning more about what schools across the jurisdiction have planned for the month of November are encouraged to check out The Invite!
Shop at Save On Foods to Earn Money for Airdrie Schools
Do you have a student attending Cooper's Crossing, Heloise Lorimer, Northcott Prairie, Windsong Heights, or W.H. Croxford? Shop at Save On Foods in Airdrie and earn one of these schools money to help achieve their fundraising goals.
Thin Ice Alert - Caution!
With winter looming and the ponds, rivers and reservoirs beginning to freeze, parents are asked to speak to their children about thin ice hazards - let's keep them safe!
Volunteers Needed!
Volunteers are needed for RVS’ Breakfast program. It only takes one hour, one day a month to make a difference.
All Aboard the Halloween Train
Ride the Halloween Train at Iron Horse Park in Airdrie, Oct. 27, 2019, to help raise funds for Rocky View Schools' Food for Thought program.
Fifth Annual Cochrane Pumpkin Festival
Enjoy the music of Cochrane High School's band as it serenades the crowds at the Annual Cochrane Pumpkin Festival, Oct. 25, 2019, located at Cochrane Ranche Park.
The Entrepreneur
Meet Jayden, a W.G. Murdoch 2019 graduate who, at age 13, launched a YouTube channel dedicated to showcasing music and lyrics.
WE Scare Hunger 2019!
An Airdrie middle school and car dealership are working together to provide the Airdrie food bank with much needed donations.
Learning to Live and Source Locally
Rocky View Schools' (RVS) Board of Trustees celebrated RancheView Schools' Local Living Project initiative, Oct. 17, 2019. Teacher Amanda Klager and Acting Assistant Principal Cody Kempster were applauded for their efforts in implementing cross-curricular teaching methods with Gr. 7 students.
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