Chinook's Edge School Division

News Archive

Mar 21 - 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...

Mar 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Assessment results show upward momentum in student success A Message from the Superintendent In Chinook’s Edge,...

Feb 8 - Science Fair

Attention all you budding scientists!  Our Science Fair will be held on Wednesday, February 8.  The schedule for set-u...

Feb 1 - Message from the Board of Education

Chinook’s Edge values guide our efforts at every school A Message from the Board of Education It is highly grati...

Jan 11 - Alien In-Line Skating

Alien In-Line Skate will be in our school January 11-18. All classes will be taking indoor skating lessons with the trai...

Jan 10 - Swimming lessons

Swimming lessons begin for Kindergarten and Grade 1 on Tuesday, January 10.  The schedule is on the website calendar....

Jan 1 - 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration

Welcome to Kindergarten! Beginning in January, Chinook’s Edge will be accepting Kindergarten registrations for the...

Jan 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Supporting health and wellness priorities for students and staff A message from the Superintendent The new year pr...

Dec 24 - Christmas Break

Carstairs Elementary School will be closed for Christmas Break from December 24, 2016 to January 8, 2017.  The office w...

Dec 21 - Grade 1 Christmas Concert

Carstairs Elementary School Grade 1 Students are proud to present their Christmas Concert on Wednesday, December 21.  T...

Dec 19 - December Hot Lunch

December's hot lunch forms will be sent home on Wednesday, December 7.  If you misplace your order form, you can find i...

Dec 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Proud of the active global citizens in our schools A message from the Superintendent During this year of life-chan...

Nov 25 - Question for your Superintendent......

At Chinook’s Edge School Division, we pride ourselves on transparent communication and service to all of our stakehold...

Nov 24 - November Hot Lunch

Pizza Hut hot lunch will be on Thursday, November 24.  Order forms will be sent home, but if your form has been misplac...

Nov 18 - Snow Ball

Carstairs Elementary School presents.......a winter family fun dance! When:   Friday, November 18, 2016 Where:  ...

Nov 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Achieving success in Chinook’s Edge A message from the Superintendent The work underway in schools across our di...

Oct 27 - Retakes

Picture retakes are scheduled for October 27.  Please make sure you sign the back of your child's form in the box stati...

Oct 25 - 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...

Oct 4 - Picture Day

CES picture day is Tuesday, October 4 for Tues/Thurs Kindergarten, Grade 1s, and Grade 2s.  Our Mon/Wed Kindergarten cl...

Oct 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Engaging every student in our safe and caring schools A Message from the Superintendent Chinook’s Edge takes eno...

Sep 29 - Terry Fox Run

   On Thursday, September 29th our school will be participating in the Terry Fox National School Run Day.  This is a...

Sep 1 - Message from the Board of Education

Intently focused on student achievement A Message from the Board of Education Welcome to a new year of learning to...

Aug 31 - Newsletters

Did you know that you can subscribe to our newsletters?  Each Grade level has their own newsletter each month to keep y...

Aug 30 - Open House

Please come drop in on Tuesday, August 30 to say hello, meet your child's new teacher and visit the classroom.  Our ope...

Jun 30 - Closed for Summer!

We are closed for summer break starting Wednesday, June 30.  Our office will re-open on Wednesday, August 24. If you...

Jun 6 - 2016-2017 Transportation

Transportation forms have been sent home with all eligible students.  This includes any student between Kindergarten...

Jun 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Reflecting on a great year in Chinook’s Edge With the end of this school year on the horizon, we ...

May 31 - Field Trips

It's now the time of year when the classes are planning their field trips.  Please make note of these important dates a...

May 27 - Buckets of Sand Family Dance

The annual “Bucket of Sand Boogie” family dance in support of Carstairs Elementary School  Friday, May 27, 2016...

May 18 - Awesome Animals! Grade 2 Concert

Awesome Animals will take place on May 18 at 1:00 and 6:30. Grade 2s are working hard on this show with a special tribu...

May 12 - The Language of Friendship

THE LANGUAGE OF FRIENDSHIP is coming back to Carstairs.   Dana Kerford, Friendship Expert & Founder of GirlPower...

May 9 - Our New Principal!!

Congratulations to our current Vice-Principal, John Goutsis on his recent appointment as Carstairs Elementary School Pri...

May 2 - Message from the Superintendent

Ensuring the highest levels of safety A Message from the Superintendent Everyone in Chinook’s Edge works extreme...

Apr 26 - Jump Rope for Heart

It's that time again!  Jump Rope for Heart will kick off with an assembly on April 26 at 2:10 p.m.  We are excited tha...

Apr 18 - Spring Break

Spring Break will be from Monday, April 18 to Friday, April 22.  Classes will resume on Monday, April 25.  Enjoy the b...

Apr 13 - Kindergarten Concerts

Please join the Kindergarten classes in the school gym as they present, "Teddy Bear's Picnic" for their Spring Concert....

Apr 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Aspiring Leaders program will ensure quality learning for students into the future Chinook’s Edge was very proud to...

Mar 23 - Thank you, parents

The staff at CES would like to send a HUGE thank you to the parents who so kindly supplied supper for the teachers on Ma...

Mar 22 - Parent Teacher Interviews

Parent Teacher Interviews will run on Tuesday, March 22 and Wednesday, March 23 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m.  Mrs. Dorma h...

Mar 21 - 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...

Mar 18 - Lee and Sandy Paley

Remember the kids' show "Ballooner Landing"?  Lee and Sandy Paley from "Ballooner Landing" will be coming to do a conce...

Mar 5 - Flags at half mast

Some people have noticed that the flags at our school are at half mast.  Don Getty, Alberta's 11th Premier, passed away...

Mar 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Assessing our impact on student success A Message from the Board Chair Greetings from the Chinook’s Edge Board o...

Feb 24 - New staff!

We would like to say a big thank you and good-bye to Miss Eubank who is leaving her position as Library Tech at CES, and...

Feb 15 - Winter Break

Winter Break is from Monday, February 15 to Friday, February 19.  School will resume on Monday, February 22.  Have a w...

Feb 12 - Read With All Your Heart

Parents are invited to come join us for a special assembly at 8:45 a.m. on Friday morning, February 12.  It is Read Wit...

Feb 4 - Science Fair

Attention all you Ooey-Gooey, Make It, Break It Scientists!! Science Fair is just around the corner - Thursday, Februa...

Feb 1 - Message from the Superintendent

Building strong values into our work with students A Message from the Superintendent In Chinook’s Edge, we buil...

Jan 28 - Jeff Stockton - Storyteller

"Jeff's performances are spellbinding.  Myth, legend and folk tales from around the world are woven with exquisite lang...

Jan 25 - Swimming lessons

Swimming lessons will begin on Monday, January 25 for 1C (Ms. Obreiter), 1D (Mrs. Ortman), and 1E (Ms. Wiens).  These c...