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Check out the Twitter feed to see many items available for the silent auction. Watch for other items to be displayed soon. The Laugh Out Loud event is for Good Shepherd parents, staff and invited guests only. It is not a public event. Contact the school should you require clarification.

Are you interested in learning tips and suggestions to make the online experience safer and healthier? Check out this session on being a digital citizen offered on October 23rd.

Do you have electronic recyclables at home? Bring  these Electronic recycling  items to the school next week and they will be recycled.

It is back for a new year, with new hosts, AND a weather segment. Check out  Good Morning Good Shepherd, our weekly news program for the week of October 20-24. 

St. Paul Church – We are creating a new photo directory. Be a part of our Parish Family Album. We need you to make our directory complete. Photos will be taken at the Church from Oct 22nd to Oct 26th. Schedule your portrait session today. Sign up in the Church after the weekend Masses OR better still sign up online from St. Paul’s  web site.

School jurisdictions across the province have been working with Alberta Education in supporting the efforts of Alberta Health and Alberta Health Services to increase awareness of the need for immunizations across school communities. Read more about immunizations.

Want to get rid of the empty bottles and cans, AND help out the Kodiak Senior Volleyball team. You can donate to their VBall bottle drive

At the right hand side of the page are the current tweets from the school’s Twitter account.  Click to subscribe to  and follow goodshep_cssd.

Airdrie mental health is offering a presentation for Airdrie parents regarding youth and self-injury.  It will take place at the Airdrie public library and parents can register at: http://www.airdriepubliclibrary.ca/content/how-help-your-kids-cope-strong-feelings

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 A look at the week ahead..

Monday, October 20 - Senior volleyball team playoffs. Check here for the  BOYS  or GIRLS schedules. 

Tuesday, October 21-    Good Shepherd Savings first deposit day. Grade 3B and 3W Communities in our World presentation. 

Wednesday, October 22 - 3K Communities in our World presentation. 

     Thursday, October 23-    Leader in Me second edition book launch. 

     Friday, October 24 -  Flex #2. 

     Saturday, Oct 25 - Laugh Out Loud fundraiser. 

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Registration for the 2015/16 school year will begin in October.  Click to learn more about our Kindergarten programs

If you are considering registering at Good Shepherd, click here for more registration information.

School supplies can still be ordered on line  or check under the supplies tab above to download supply lists for 2014.

Thank you to everyone who have already paid their school fees on-line. These fees are approved by school council yearly to provide field trips, guest speakers, books for GS READS week, noon hour supervision, etc.

Registration deadline for The Sacrament of First Reconciliation(for children in grades 3 and up) is fast approaching please check the parish website www.stpaulsairdrie.ca  under Sacraments for all the information.

Want to see some great high school volleyball, featuring former RAM players? Check out the Kodiak Volleyball schedule.

The school calendar is approved for the coming year. Download the  Airdrie Calendar 2014-15. Please note this calendar is not identical to the district calendar. There are two additional Professional Learning days to continue the Resiliency work with the Airdrie schools.

RAM families are multi-aged groupings of students that meet throughout the school year. To learn about our RAM family leaders, click here.

The Help Plan Our Future consultation process has involved the parent community in Airdrie. To access the information, click here. 

A reminder to all of our parents. Please choose safety over convenience when picking up or dropping off children. Do not park your vehicle in or near the crosswalks. Our students need to be seen to be safe. 

edmodo

Click here for an Edmodo brochure or click the logo to be taken directly to the Edmodo website.

 

Are you aware of the many supports that are available through North Rocky View. Click here for a Circle of Supports 2013 brochure.

boys and girls clubThe boys and girls club facility is located very close to our school.  Check out their programs by  going directly to their website by clicking the logo to the left.  Click to download an information brochure on Rogers Raising the Grade available to students in grade seven and up.  

Students in grade seven and eight will have access to current marks, virtual lockers, and assignment using D2L. Click here to download the  D2L Pamphlet 2013 Parents of students in grade seven and eight should be reviewing this platform regularly. 

Were you a part of the picture taken during the playground construction  on October 1, 2011? If so, pat yourself on the back for being a great volunteer. Each year, all parents must attend an orientation. This process can now be done on-line. Check the volunteer tab above to find out how you can volunteer in the school this year. 

Good Shepherd Savings is one of only twenty eight programs in the province.  Click to read the article in the Calgary Herald.    Thanks also to the Airdrie Echo for a great article. To download an information package, click Good Shepherd Savings Student Intro Package

Starting September 1, fee payments can be made on line. There is a widget at the right hand side of this page to access this on line feature. Click here to access more information.

Good Shepherd is the only Airdrie school to host Roots of Empathy for  our grade one classes. Click on the logo to learn more about this awesome program. 

Community Links is a nonprofit, charitable organization which provides support and services to individuals and families in Airdrie and surrounding areas, North Rocky View Region. To view more information on available resources, click here.

Read this letter to learn more about School closure due to cold weather. Listen to the media for school closure announcements and click school closure update and you will be directed to the Rockyview Schools site for school closure information.

For information on busing please visit the Rockyview Schools transportation site. Click here for registration information for Bus registration 2014-15

Guided LEED tours are available on request. Please call the office for more information.

Don Lauzon- Principal     Jean MacIntyre- Vice Principal   Wanda Tong- Assistant Principal

Click here to hear the Good Shepherd song.