This Week at CCHS

Academics, Artistry, Athletics, Attitude

(For archived Newsletters please click here)

November 12 -  November 16

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Online booking for Parent/Teacher Interviews remains opens until the end of Parent/Teacher Interviews on Friday November 16th  (Click Here)

2018-2019 School Calendar.

Monday, November 12

  • School Closure – No Classes for Students

Tuesday, November 13

Wednesday, November 14

  • Grab and Go Bagels & Toast – @ 8am in the cafeteria. Pay what you can.
  • Parent/Teacher Interviews: 5pm – 8pm.  If you have not booked an interview (Click Here).

  Thursday, November 15

  •  Parent/Teacher Interviews: 5pm – 8pm.  If you have not booked an interview (Click Here).

Friday, November 16

  • No Classes for Students
  • Parent/teacher Interviews: 8:30 am – 12:00 noon
  •  JV Boys Volleyball team to Airdrie. Depart CCHS @ 8:30am
  •  JV Girls Gold Volleyball Team to High River.  Depart CCHS @ 9:00 am
  • Sr. Girls Volleyball to Olds. Depart CCHS @ 1:30pm

 

Some Key Dates you do not want to miss.

  • November 20                     Parent Council Meeting 7pm @CCHS (All Welcome)
  • November 30, Dec. 3-6     Grad Picture Dates
  • December 6th                   Jazz/Concert Band Christmas Concert @ 7pm CCHS Theatre
  • December 13/14/15          Newsies CCHS Drama Production @ 7pm CCHS Theatre
  • December 21st                 Winter Break begins. Students released from class @ 11:50 am.
  • January 7th                      Classes Resume after Winter Break @ 8:20 am.

Missing important happenings at CCHS? But are awash in emails? Find information through one of the medium listed below. Get connected become involved.

  • Follow us on Facebook (here)
  • Join us on Twitter for quick updates. @CCHS_Canmore 
  • Follow us on Instagram – cchs.canmore
  • Follow our YouTube channel for happenings at CCHS in 60-90 secs. – Collegiate Corner
  • Check out our Daily School Announcements here.
  • 2018/2019 Student Handbook is here.  Find important CCHS dates such as parent/teacher interviews, course change information, exams and much more.

Upcoming

SALTS Trip for October 20th-25th  2019 now starting to book.

The October 2019 CCHS SALTS trip will take place on Oct 20-25, 2019 aboard the tall ship the Pacific Grace.  We are now recruiting students for this trip.  All current grade 9, 10 and 11 students are eligible to go.  Please find the Parent Information Document here.  Please register online through this Google Form or look for the form on the CCHS Website under Programs and then SALTS.

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. November 8 & 29; Dec 20. Learn more here.

News

Community Education Series and Community Forum:

Good Afternoon! Here are two events coming up next week from Turning Point, Stoney Health Services on Harm Reduction and substance use.  Please forward to adults, caregivers, guardians, clients, professionals as appropriate.

1.  Community Education Series, Tues. Nov.13th at the Morley Community School library from 1pm-3pm. Certificate available if desired. Harm Reduction and Meth Awareness. FREE

2.  Community Forum, Wed. Nov.14th at Bearspaw Youth Centre gym 10am-2pm. Keynote speaker on Harm Reduction, engage in discussions with community members and professionals on: Harm Reductions, Substance use and Sexually transmitted blood borne infections. Door prizes! Lunch! FREE

Diploma Quick Facts for Students and Parents/Guardians click here 

Bow Valley Early Childhood Development Coalition (BVECDC) - November Events - can be found here.

Please follow the link to view the highlights from the October 22nd meeting of the Public School Board.

Parents wanting to receive text Alerts from CCHS

1.  If you have not already done so, notify the office of the cell phone number that the texts are to be sent to.

2.  Text 978338 and opt Yes

3.  Update and follow these instructions every time you change your cell phone number.

4.  Note:  You will not be able to reply to these text messages - you will still need to contact the office to follow up on any attendance issues.

 

Support for parents of teens

Are you the parent of a teenager and trying to navigatethis new stage of parenting? This group will discuss challenges, share strategies and create a support network for parents of teenagers. Registration is required. Facilitator: Laura Wellman. Meetings start Nov. 8th – Learn more here.

Cannabis Links

With the recent legalization of Cannabis, parents increasingly have more questions.While we have had parent information nights and guest speakers come in to speak with students, here are some links that may be helpful.

Cannabis Talk Kit for Parents - Click Here

Talking to Teens about Drugs - Click Here

 

FCSS Great Fall Free Fall classes. Winterize Your Ride, Rent Smart, Budget Friendly Soups & Stews… and more. Check it out here.

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

 

School Fees  

How to Pay School Fees

You can pay your School Fees online through your Power School/Parent Portal Account; link is on the cchs.crps.ca 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 sarah.mckay@crps.ca

**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 (chris.rogers@crps.ca) with feedback or suggestions or use our feedback link here.