Chinook's Edge School Division

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Grade 2 students spent some time building Gingerbread houses
Grade 2 students spent some time building Gingerbread houses
Ringo the service dog from Dogs with Wings came to hang out with our students for a while.
Ringo the service dog from Dogs with Wings came to hang out with our students for a while.
Chad from Little Spirit Bear Productions came to present his puppet show to Carstairs Elementary students. The show was a great success!
Chad from Little Spirit Bear Productions came to present his puppet show to Carstairs Elementary students.  The show was a great success!
Carstairs Elementary School would like to thank the Bank of Montreal for their donation to our Toast Program!
Carstairs Elementary School would like to thank the Bank of Montreal for their donation to our Toast Program!
Thank you to Carstairs Remedy's Pharmacy for their generous donation to our toast program at CES.
Thank you to Carstairs Remedy's Pharmacy for their generous donation to our toast program at CES.
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Dec 18 - Hot Lunch

Pizza Day is Monday, December 18.  Forms are due by noon on Wednesday, December 13 and no late forms will be accepted....

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Dec 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Sharing the spirit of the holidays as compassionate global citizens A Message from the Superintendent During this...

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Nov 28 - Subway Hot Lunch

Subway Hot Lunch will happen on Tuesday, November 28.  You can sign in to order online on Student Quick Pay or you can...

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Nov 17 - Picture Retakes

Picture retakes are scheduled for the morning of Friday, November 17.  This is a Friday scheduled for the M/W Kindergar...

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Nov 6 - Shoeboxes - Operation Christmas Child

Our annual Operation Christmas Child Shoebox campaign kicked off at a special assembly on November 6.  Please look for...

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Nov 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Celebrating Excellence in Chinook’s Edge A Message from the Superintendent Our division’s strong achievements...

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About Our School

Carstairs Elementary School (CES) is a Kindergarten to Grade 2 school serving almost 300 students.  At CES we focus on the whole child, celebrate success and nurture lifelong learning.  CES is a welcoming school where children are learning, developing citizenship and contributing to community.  It is staffed by a group of caring and compassionate people who love kids.  Melissa Copely represents our school as a trustee at the Board of Education in Chinook's Edge.  Throughout our school there is an atmosphere of energy and enthusiasm that reminds us that learning is fun!  Our Motto is "Care, Explore and Succeed!"

Here are some unique programs and opportunities offered at CES:

  • Focus on literacy and numeracy
  • Literacy Intervention Program for students in Kindergarten to Grade 2
  • Kindergarten programs with full-time educational assistants
  • Performance assemblies by each grade level
  • Full-time specialist teacher for music and physical education
  • Comprehensive supports for students with special needs
  • Strong community partnerships

Calendar of Events

December 2017

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  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 1
    • Food Bank Kick-off
    • Report Cards
    • T/Th K attends
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
  • 5
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
  • 6
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
  • 7
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
  • 8
    • No School
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
  • 12
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
  • 13
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
  • 14
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
    • 2:20p Food Bank Collection Assembly
  • 15
    • M/W K attends
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
    • Wear Red
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
    • 2:20p Carolling
  • 19
    • Wear Green
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
    • 2:20p Carolling
  • 20
    • Wear CES Shirt
    • 9:10 2A Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2C Swimming Lessons
    • 1:00p Grade 1 Concert
    • 6:30p Grade 1 Concert
  • 21
    • Dress Christmasy
    • 9:10 2D Swimming Lessons
    • 9:50 2B Swimming Lessons
    • 2:20p Carolling
  • 22
    • T/Th K attends
    • Pajama Day
    • 8:40 Carolling
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  • 24
  • 25
    • Christmas Break
  • 26
    • Christmas Break
  • 27
    • Christmas Break
  • 28
    • Christmas Break
  • 29
    • Christmas Break
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Staff Directory

Principal
Goutsis, John
Vice-Principal
Pawluk, Lara
Librarian
Toothe, Nicole
Support Staff
Broad, Carmen - Family School Wellness
Mantai, Pam
Rasmussen, Bev
Teachers
Adams, Mandy - Kindergarten - K2
Block, Miranda - Grade 1A
Callaghan, Lori - Grade 2D
Ell, Bonnie - Kindergarten - K3 / K4
Gardner, Lisa - Phys. Ed/ Music
Goutsis, John - Kindergarten - K3 / K4
Nielsen, Siobhan - Kindergarten - K1
Obreiter, Patricia - Grade 1C
Ortman, Lorraine - Grade 1/2 E
Pawluk, Lara - Literacy Intervention
Schindel, Teri - Grade 2A
Silcox, Diana - Grade 1B
Spalding, Tina - Grade 2C
Varga, Rhonda - Grade 2B
Wiens, Nicole - Grade 1D

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