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The Invite - December Edition
Parents interested in learning more about what schools across the jurisdiction have planned for the month of December are encouraged to check out The Invite!
W.G. Murdoch Students Raise $20 K for Cancer Research
Ten students were recognized by the Board of Trustees for their involvement in organizing Crossfield's first-ever Relay for Life fundraiser in support of cancer research.
Life-Saving Emergency Alerts!
An Alberta Emergency Test alert will be sent to all cellphones on an LTE network today, Nov. 27, 2019, at 1:55 p.m.
Making the Season Bright
‘Tis the season for connecting with our communities and reaching out to help those we can. Over the next few weeks, we will feature a handful of the schools within the jurisdiction who will be working to help students make a positive difference in their communities.
International Antibiotic Awareness Week
Did you know…90 per cent of cold and flu symptoms are due to a virus, not bacteria? These illnesses can last more than two weeks and taking antibiotics will have no effect on their duration.
Bow Valley High to Host Post-Secondary Fair
Calling all high school students! Want to know what Alberta universities/colleges have to offer? Attend Bow Valley High's Post-Secondary Fair, Nov. 25, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.
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!
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