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Again, Carstairs Elementary School would like to express our appreciation for the local I.O.D.E for their generous donation to help CES purchase our students' shirts.
Again, Carstairs Elementary School would like to express our appreciation for the local I.O.D.E for their generous donation to help CES purchase our students' shirts.
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.
Carstairs Elementary students who finished in the top eleven of their race in Innisfail on Oct. 5
Carstairs Elementary students who finished in the top eleven of their race in Innisfail on Oct. 5
Two of our students placed first in their races at the Innisfail run on Oct. 5
Two of our students placed first in their races at the Innisfail run on Oct. 5
Thank you to our parents, families, friends and community who helped CES raise over $3,340 in support of our Terry Fox Run.
Thank you to our parents, families, friends and community who helped CES raise over $3,340 in support of our Terry Fox Run.
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Oct 25 - Family Portraits

Smile!  Artistic Impressions Photography is once again coming to offer family portraits during our Parent/Teacher Confe...

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Oct 25 - Parent Teacher Conferences

October 25th & October 26th  -  CES Parent/Teacher Conferences Parent/Teacher conferences are Wednesday, October...

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Oct 23 - Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school and you are invited to come and share in this celebration of literacy w...

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Oct 20 - Hot Lunch

Hot lunch will be on Friday, October 20th.  You can order and pay online or fill in the hot lunch form (found online u...

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Oct 3 - Picture Day

CES picture day is Tuesday, October 3 for Tues/Thurs Kindergarten, Grade 1s, and Grade 2s.  Our Mon/Wed Kindergarten cl...

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Oct 2 - QSP Magazine Fundraiser

October 2 to October 16th- CES Magazine/Gift Order Fundraising Campaign Each CES student received an information lett...

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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.  Sheldon Ball 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

October 2017

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  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 1
  • 2
    • 1:00p School Run
  • 3
    • Picture Day
  • 4
    • 8:30 M/W K Picture Day
  • 5
    • Innisfail Cross Country Run
    • 12:40p Assembly
  • 6
    • No School
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
    • No School - Thanksgiving
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
    • M/W K attends
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
    • M/W K attends
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
    • Book Fair
  • 25
    • Book Fair
    • 4:00p Parent Teacher Conferences
  • 26
    • Book Fair
    • 4:00p Parent Teacher Conferences
  • 27
    • No School
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
    • 1:00p Monster Mash Assembly
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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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