Welcome to the Second Half of the School Year!
Welcome to CBE Connections
Teachers' Convention & Family Day
All CBE schools are closed Feb. 16-17 for Teachers’ Convention and Feb. 20 for Family Day. Visit our calendars page to learn more about important dates in our traditional and modified calendar schools.
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Share Your Voice On School Planning
Schools will be gathering input and feedback on school planning from parents and school councils in February and March this year.
Watch your school website for upcoming opportunities to share your perspectives through online surveys and discussions at school council or parent meetings.
CAREERS Skilled Trades & Internship Fair
High school students and parents are invited to join a diverse group of employers.
Feb. 22 at Lord Beaverbrook High School
Learn about career opportunities in the skilled trades and related occupations.
Book Vending Machine Makes Reading Fun!
A book vending machine has been donated to Catherine Nichols Gunn School as a part of Start2Finish's Indigenous Literary Enhancement Project. The project will allow students to earn and take home books every month.
Show Your Support On Pink Shirt Day
Everyone has a role to play in promoting healthy relationships and preventing bullying.
On Feb. 22, show your support for welcoming, caring, respectful, safe and inclusive school communities by wearing a pink shirt.
How does the CBE foster safe and caring school environments?
Christopher Usih,Chief Superintendent
For School Councils
Meeting Materials Posted
The presentation and video from the Jan. 26
Community of School Councils (COSC) meeting have been posted.
The next meeting is scheduled for March 22.
ASCA Calendar of Events
The ASCA website offers a calendar of events including a variety of participation opportunities for school council members and/or parents. These include:
- Workshops for school councils
- Online sessions for parents regarding various health and educational issues
- Event information for “special dates”.
CBE Connections is emailed every month to families to connect them more closely with what’s happening across our system.