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Bell Schedule

September 05, 2017

School Supply List Fall 2017

June 30, 2017
​Please find our updated school supply list attached. See you in September!

Annual School Report

December 12, 2016
​Please find attached our annual school report.

Halloween Letter

October 25, 2016
​Please take a moment to read this letter from our principal regarding Halloween costume guidelines.

Momma K's Kitchen

September 05, 2016
​Please see attached docuements for our menu. Please see the attached document for this month's specials. Prepay accounts are available. Stop by the canteen to pick up a form.

School Supply List

August 01, 2016
​It's that time of year again! Our current school supply list is attached. Our office will be open August 18 and we will be able to answer any questions you may have at that time. We are looking forward to seeing all of our students on September 1. 

Now available: Registration Packages, Exam Schedules & 2016-2017 School Calendar

February 19, 2016
Please  click here  to view the registration packages, the 2016-2017 school calendar and exam schedule(s). Please contact the school admin if you have any questions.  ​

Feedback Requested for Draft Policies

January 29, 2016
​ The Board of Trustees want your feedback on draft Board Policy 20 and draft of Administrative Procedures Policy 359.1. Please review the document titled "Gender Identity Information Package" and complete the online survey by visiting ​


Boundary Changes for Upcoming School Year

January 08, 2016
​Please see the attached document for information regarding the boundary changes for the 2016-2017 school year.  ​If you have questions, please contact the school.

AFAS School Summary 2015

December 03, 2015
​Our annual school summary is ready for your reading pleasure!​

November Information Update

November 03, 2015
In an effort to improve school and home communication, our administrative assistant has created a FAQ information update to help answer any questions you may have for the upcoming month. ​

Boundary Changes 2016 School Year

October 14, 2015
​The district has begun community meetings to discuss proposed changes to school boundaries throughout the city. Please visit​ for more information. 

Attendance Area Meeting

September 28, 2015
​Oct 5 6:30pm

Counselling Corner -- September

September 20, 2015
Sklyar Malito is our school counsellor. Please see the attached article for more information.

Parent's Guide to Curriculum

September 14, 2015
Please see the attached documents from Alberta Learning to learn more about what your child will be learning this year in school. You can also visit​ ​

Momma K's Kitchen

September 07, 2015
Our canteen is under new management! Please welcome Momma K to Forbes. Please note that ALL STUDENTS must PREORDER lunches this year. Students in ECS through grade six can do this in their classrooms and students in grades seven and eight can use the lockbox in the gathering area. See below...

Class Lists

August 31, 2015
​Class lists have been posted outside classroom doors for ECS through grade six. Students in grades seven and eight can find their homeroom lists in the gathering area or main entrance.  While every effort was made to ensure the correct welcome letter was sent home to students in ECS through grade six, we...

Commencement Coming Up

May 20, 2015
Please look out for the letter coming home with all the details of times, dates and what you need to know.​

Last Week of School Events

May 20, 2015
Please check with your teacher for an events that are planned for the last week nof school​