This Week at CCHS

Academics, Artistry, Athletics, Attitude

(For archived Newsletters please click here)

Feb.12 -  Feb. 16


Registration for Summer CALM is now open. For more information please click here. CCHS students entering grade 10 must take CALM either in the summer of 2018 or during the 2018-2019 school year. **Please note – students in grade 10 must carry a full timetable in the school year. Taking Summer CALM is a wonderful experience but will not mean students will have an open block in their grade 10 school year.

Monday, February 12

  • Grab and Go Breakfast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • Mr. Martin – Curling to Spring Bank. Depart CCHS @ 7:30 am.

Tuesday, February 13

  • Scholl Board meeting, Canmore Board Office, 7pm – All Welcome.
  • Mr. Martin – Curling to Spring Bank. Depart CCHS @ 7:30 am

Wednesday, February 14

Thursday, February 15

  • Grade 9 Boys Basketball to BCHS. Depart CCHS @ 2:45pm

Friday, February 16

  • Grab and Go Breakfast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • Sr. Boys Basketball to Strathmore. Depart CCHS @ 4pm
  • Last day to withdraw from courses for Semester 2 – Grade 12 0nly.

Some Key Dates you do not want to miss.

  • February 19 – 23 no classes for students. ATA teacher Convention Feb 22/23
  • February 27 – 7pm. CCHS Parent Council Meeting.  CCHS Library. All Welcome.
  •  March 2nd – Application Deadline for 29th Annual Mayor’s Awards for Volunteer Excellence. ( )


Schools Fees are Now Past Due

How to Pay School Fees

You can pay your School Fees online through your PowerSchool/Parent Portal Account; link is on the webpage.  Once you sign on, under Navigation click on Students Fees.  Payments can be made by Credit Card (MasterCard or VISA) and INTERAC.

If you wish to pay by Cheque or Cash, you can do so through the CCHS Main Office.

If you have any questions or concerns about your invoice, please contact Sarah McKay.


School Council and Grab and Go Breakfast Fee

The School Council and Grab & Go breakfast are optional fees that can be added to a basket -- even once the fees have already been paid.  When you sign into Parent Portal, you click on School Fees, Student will show $0 owing, you then just click on the student's tab (tab above with Students name) and then along the bottom, School Council Fee and Breakfast club show as fees that can be added to your baskets.


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Check out our Daily School Announcements here.

2017/2018 Student Handbook is here.  Find important CCHS dates such as parent/teacher interviews, course change information, exams and much more.

2017-2018 School Calendar.



FCSS – Support for Parents of Teenagers.

Are you the parent of a teenager and trying to navigate this new stage of parenting? This group will discuss challenges, share strategies and create a support network for parents of teenagers. Registration is required. Learn more here.


Self Defense for Women - ages 14+

Come join Marc Geestman for 6 weeks of multi-facetted self-defense training. Drawn from several Martial Arts, real life scenarios and stories, women will improve awareness, confidence and abilities in a fun, action packed environment. These classes will involve physical, mental and emotional training. The class is geared toward female strengths and challenges, and will train you to become your own protector.

DATES: March 7, 14, 21, April 11, 18, 25

TIME: 7:45 - 9:45 p.m.

LOCATION: Elevation Place l Room 209

FEE: $80.00 + GST

REGISTER: Please call the FCSS office at 403.609.3743


Football Volleyball Biology
Chris Turner Alanna McLeod Barb Forster  John Paschkowsky
Annie Tredray Saira & Andy Reid Kevin Hines  
Kat Wiebe Michella Rapaich Jodie Hurry CTS
Katherine Syminton Sly Wickham Graham Shepherd Janice Steedman
Linda Cote Brett Jen Ellis   Sarah Autumn
Marcy Casselman Jeff Jantz    
Maureen Fraser Spencer Rose   Social 20
Richard Kimbley Connor Mcleod   Russ Neilson
Sarah Lowry Ken Moore    
Thank you to all who give of their time and expertise to make CCHS the best high school experience we can for our students. We know it takes a village to raise a child. 




Bow Valley Settlement Services Information February Newsletter now posted– Now found here.


29th Annual Mayor’s Awards for Volunteer Excellence

Here is the opportunity to recognize and thank the individuals or group of hard working volunteers who contribute to the success of your sports organization.

There are six categories of awards:


1.      Youth Award for Volunteer Excellence (17 yrs and younger)

2.      Adult Award for Volunteer Excellence

3.      Corporate Award for Volunteer Excellence (For profit)

4.      Corporate Award for Volunteer Excellence (Not for profit)

5.      Paul Greig Memorial Award for Environmental Stewardship

6.      Great Neighbour Award

Please DON’T DELAY submitting your forms (attached). Online fillable forms can also be found at : Deadline 4 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2018.


Canadian Rockies Public Schools

Kindergarten Registration and Open House

Kindergarten is an exciting time in a child’s life.  Choose the best start for their educational journey with Canadian Rockies Public Schools. 

Kindergarten registrations are now being accepted for the fall of 2018 at Alpenglow, Banff Elementary, Elizabeth Rummel, and Exshaw Schools.  Learn about the many exciting options at the Open House and Registration evenings:

Alpenglow School – February 7 @ 6:30 p.m. (located at Canmore Collegiate High School)

Banff Elementary School – February 8 @ 6:30 p.m.

Elizabeth Rummel School – February 15 @ 6:30 p.m.

Exshaw School – March 8 @ 6:30 p.m.

Many options being offered:

v  full time

v  part time

v  English

v  French Immersion

v  combined English and French Immersion

v  Waldorf-Inspired

Click here to download the CRPS Registration Package

For more information visit our website at



**In response to parent feedback to make the "This Week" more streamlined we have moved much of the recurring information such as how to Pay School Fees, Excuse Abscences, Get a Transcript of Grades etc... to this HOW TO page. We hope this helps. Please feel free to contact the Principal Chris Rogers ( with feedback or suggestions or use our feedback link here.