Blog

Every school year is filled with events, activities, and celebrations. You can stay up to date with all the amazing things that occur at CA below.

Celebration of Learning
October 7, 2020

Outdoor Learning Circles

Some of you may have noticed small clearings in the woods adjacent to the playing fields. A small group of passionate staff have worked to build outdoor spaces that encourage students to be outside more often, are conducive to learning, […]

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Meeting Agenda
October 2, 2020

October 2020 Agenda

Welcome/Call to Order Approval of the Agenda Introductions of the School Council Executive Chair Report – Carolyn Whitelaw Reports: President and CEO Report – Dr. Greg Bass Principal Report – Tim Carlson Volunteer Update – Shannyn De Kruyff CAPA and […]

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COVID
September 14, 2020

The New Normal for PE

This time last year, our gyms were packed with students playing basketball and volleyball. Today, the gyms are empty, and individual sports are in. The old lesson plans no longer apply in a COVID-aware world. Learn more about how the PE Department has adapted to the challenges of this unique year.

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May 23, 2020

May 2020 SCOCA Annual General Meeting

Click the video below to see a replay of our May 2020 SCOCA AGM.

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Meeting Agenda
May 7, 2020

May 2020 Agenda

Welcome/Call to Order Approval of Agenda Reports: Chair Report: Carolyn Whitelaw President and CEO Report: Dr. Greg Bass Mr. Gary Purcell Student Executive Report: Sarah J Principal Report: Tim Carlson Volunteer Report: Shannyn de Kruyff Q & A Next Meeting: […]

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Events
April 23, 2020

Arlette Speaker Series: Dr. Jody Carrington

The Re-Connection Revolution: Tap into your parenting superpowers Date: May 6, 2020   Program: Interactive Virtual Reception: 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Webinar: 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.   Parents! This is a challenging time, but a great opportunity for us to […]

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Meeting Minutes
April 16, 2020

April 2020 Minutes

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April 15, 2020

SCOCA April Meeting

For April, we held our school council meeting online for the first time. Thank you to everyone who was able to attend. There were some important school updates as well as a great presentation on executive functioning skills at home […]

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Meeting Agenda
April 8, 2020

April 2020 Agenda

Welcome/Call to Order Approval of Agenda Reports: Chair Report: Carolyn Whitelaw Principal Report: Tim Carlson Volunteer Report: Shannyn de Kruyff Thank you to all our Volunteers Q & A Next Meeting: May 11, AGM 6:30 p.m. Future Agenda Items Thank […]

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Uncategorized
April 5, 2020

Continuity of Learning Plan

Early in the COVID-19 situation, we began work on the learning continuity plan for CA. We want to assure you that we are carefully coordinating the learning for students and services to our families. We recognize that learning from home […]

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Learning
March 2, 2020

Gage, Smudge, and micro:bit

Blog post and interview co-written by Gage Ferguson, CA student, and Jenn Ferguson, CA parent and staff member: As educators, we are often tasked with trying to figure out how we can prepare students for future careers that literally don’t […]

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Learning
February 26, 2020

Calgary Academy in the News

“What actions can we take to further the spirit and intent of the Journey of Reconciliation?” This is the essential question that Grade 7 students in Ms. Calder and Miss Song’s class asked when beginning their new Project Based Learning […]

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