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Our Mission..   

INSPIRE GREATNESS TLIM

Another amazing year is just around the corner. The office will be open for registrations and inquiries starting on Wednesday, August 19 from 8:00 until 4:00. Welcome to all of our new families.

Students in grade six and seven will be able to view the Grade 7, 8 Student Selected Courses here.   Click on the  grade the student will be entering in September. Grade seven. Grade eight.

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

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.

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.

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

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 A look at the week ahead..

Wednesday, August 20 -  the school office will re-open

Tuesday, September 2-    First day of school. 

Wednesday, September 3 -  Welcome back barbecue. 

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We still have space available for children in our afternoon Kindergarten programs. If you know of families whose child turns four prior to March 1, 2014 please pass along this information.  Click to learn more about our Kindergarten programs

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.