This Week at CCHS

Academics, Artistry, Athletics, Attitude

(For archived Newsletters please click here)

Nov. 12 -  Nov. 17



Grad 2017 felt like yesterday. Grads of 2018 your portrait sittings are at CCHS starting on Dec 01 – follow this link to learn more and book your portrait sitting.

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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.


Parents please ensure you can logon to Parent Portal. Look for the PowerSchool button on our school webpage or click here. This is where you will access daily updates on your student’s marks and attendance, school fees and more. Final term report cards are also shared with you through Parent Portal and are not mailed out from the school.


**  Alberta Education has now made student access to their official transcript of marks available to all grade 10- 12 student available through a myPass account ( Grade 10 marks will first appear after the first semester.

Monday, November 13

  • Grab and Go Breakfast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • Team Leadership – To Bow Valley SPCA. Depart CCHS @9:50am /Return 11:15am

Tuesday, November 14

  • Sage Students – To Mosquito Creek. Depart CCHS @ 11:30am/ Return 3pm Nov. 16
  • Important SALTS meeting for October 2018 trips – CCHS Rm 1214 @ 7pm
  • The ‘Parents of Anxious Kids’ discussion will continue on Tuesday, November 14 from 7 – 8:45pm at the Town of Canmore Civic Centre in the classroom.  Please RSVP by noon on Monday, November 13.  Call 403.609.3743 if you would like to attend. How to Calm Anxiety in Kids is an article by Lynn Lyons available on her website if you would like a refresher on Lynn’s approach to managing anxiety.

Wednesday, November 15

  • Grab and Go Bagels & Toast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • JV Girls Gold Volleyball team – To Springbank . Depart CCHS @ 3:30pm

Thursday, November 16

Friday, November 17

  • Grab and Go Breakfast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • PLC Day Students released from class at 11:40pm
  • Gr. 9 Girls VolleyBall – To Olds. Depart CCHS @ TBA
  • Sr. Boys/ JV Boys VolleyBall – To Airdrie. Depart CCHS @ TBA
  • JV Girls Gold VolleyBall – To Strathmore. Depart CCHS @ TBA
  • Sr. Girls Volleyball host Zones – come out and cheer on the home team. Go Crusdaers


Some Key Dates you do not want to miss.

  • November 21 – CCHS Parent Council Meeting 7pm @ CCHS
  • November 23 – Lunch Meeting all Grads – Lifetouch to present on Photo Sittings
  • December 01 – Grad 2018 Portrait Sittings (learn more here)
  • December 07 – Get in the Christmas Spirit – CCHS Christmas Concert
  • Dec 12–15     -  CCHS Drama Production of “Willy Wonka” – The Musical



Grab and Go Breakfast. "pay what you can".  Is a free “pay what you can” breakfast offered at CCHS every Monday and Friday morning (bagels and Toast on Wednesdays). All welcome. We encourage you to help support this important initiative.  We have made this easy by adding an optional $15 item to the school fee section of Parent Portal.  Look for more information about this program coming soon.

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.


Please follow the link to view the highlights from the October 19th meeting of the Public School Board.

Diploma Quick Facts for Students and Parents/Guardians click here

How to Pay School Fees

You can pay your School Fees online through your Power School/Parent Portal Account; link is on the webpage.  Once you sign on, under Navigation click on Student Fees.

Payment can be made by Credit Card (MasterCard and VISA) and INTERAC. 

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

If you have questions or concerns about school fees, please contact Sarah McKay in the main office, 403-678-6192, or email

The Soroptimist International of Banff and Canmore is hosting a one day career support conference for girls in grades 10-12. It is being held in Banff at the Fenland Recreation Centre on Nov 25th from 10 am – 4pm. For more information please click here.

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

Please follow the link to view the Board Highlights from the September 13, 2017 Public School Board meeting.



**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.