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Gr 3 – Geologist Guest Speaker

We are excited to announce that our grade 3 students will have a visit from Scientists in School and take part in the "Don't take rocks for granite" program. Become a junior geologist and dig into the concepts of the rock cycle and modern mining. Identify a mystery mineral and explore how we use mined materials every day. Feel rocks from [...]

2019-09-11T19:22:23-07:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , |


Go ENG Girl at UCalgary is back! Click here to view on website Visit UCalgary for a hands-on experience you won't want to miss. Girls in grades 7 to 10 are invited to visit us at the Schulich School of Engineering to try their hands at soldering and learn more about how cool and fun engineering can be! Bring your parents, [...]

2019-09-19T22:33:08-07:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Parent Info Meeting 2020 London/Florence/Milan FT

This is a parent information meeting for an optional Math-Science field trip to Europe (London, Florence & Milan) during spring break 2020. All upcoming (fall 2019) grade 10-12 students are welcome.  Click here to view the trip poster. Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Time: 6:30 pm Location: Mid-High Campus Learning Commons.

2019-06-05T20:28:58-07:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , |

The Sound Collector Is Now Live!

Last week we shared a story about one of our grade one student inventions, The Sound Collector, which had been submitted to the Little Inventors, Inventions for Space Challenge. That invention was selected to be made real and has now been brought to life with the help of Gareth Lloyd! Click here to view it in action. Related Story

2019-05-17T11:43:05-07:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , , |

Little Inventors, Inventions for Space Challenge

We were thrilled to find out that one of our grade one student inventions, The Sound Collector, submitted to the Little Inventors, Inventions for Space Challenge was selected to be made real! The elementary Learning Commons hosted a virtual visit between this student and an inventor in order to collaborate on how best to transform this idea into the real thing. [...]

2019-05-10T11:36:12-07:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , , |

Calgary & Area School Maker Faire

The Genesis Centre in Falcon Ridge will be hosting the Calgary and Area School Maker Faire. School-aged students are invited to apply if they have an interesting project they’ve created showcasing Maker Skills. Have a question? makered@makerfaireyyc.ca Sign up at http://bit.do/smfsignup   Please click here for all the details and an application to contribute.

2018-09-27T12:25:46-07:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: , |Tags: , , , |