Thanks to the Laugh Out Loud organizing committee and all of school council for their work on a successful event. Final amount raised will be known later in the week.
Check out Good Morning Good Shepherd, our weekly news program for the week of October 27-31.
Our band program is selling POINSETTIAS and Christmas tropical planters. Download a Poinsettias order form here.
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.
A look at the week ahead..
Monday, October 27 - WE SCARE HUNGER campaign starts.
Tuesday, October 28- Today would be a great day to go through your old books. Are there any to donate to the school for the used book sale during parent teacher interviews? Send them anytime.
Wednesday, October 29 - Volleyball pep rally at 2:00.
Thursday, October 30- Black and Orange Day. Right to Play presentation for grade 4-8. Grade one Fall Fiesta. Dance for grade 7-8 after school.
Friday, October 31 - District Faith Day- NO SCHOOL
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.
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.
Click here for an Edmodo brochure or click the logo to be taken directly to the Edmodo website.
The 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.