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Our Mission..   

INSPIRE GREATNESS TLIM

There are issues with Conference Manager. We will re-open it on Monday, Nov 24 at 10:00 am. Sorry for the confusion.

Thanks to our PEACE coordinator Ms. Suzanne who did a great job with Bully Awareness Week activities.

Great new episode of Good Morning Good Shepherd.  Check it out for the week of Nov 24-28. 

Thank you to everyone who ordered poinsettias. The will be at the school and ready for pick-up on Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov 28.
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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.

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.

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 A look at the week ahead..

Monday, November 24 - Conference Manager opens this morning at 10:00. Please send in any used books for our used book sale during parent teacher conferences. They can be children’s books, teens, fiction or non-fiction.  School council meeting at 7:00. 

Tuesday, November 25-    Spirit Day- Wear a TIE. Booster Juice will be delivered today. 

Wednesday, November 26-  K-5 going to Beauty and the Beast at the Jubilee auditorium. Do not be late or you may miss the transportation. GS Savings- financial literacy presentation.  

     Thursday, November 27-  Kindergarten Interviews all day- NO SCHOOL for Kindergarten. Parent Teacher conferences for all grades 3:30-7:30. 

     Friday, November 28 -  Parent Teacher conferences. NO SCHOOL. There is a Winter Teen Night Party for ages 11+ at Genesis tonight. 

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Registration for the 2015/16 school year is ongoing. At the end of November, we already have 21 children registered for next year.   Click to learn more about our Kindergarten programs

Are you interested in learning about volleyball opportunities outside of the school. Click here for Volleyball Info.

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

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.

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. 

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

 

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

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 Closures.  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.