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April 25, 2021

Voyageurs News – April 25th

Grades 7 to 9 Update Black Gold School Division has been experiencing a shortage of substitute teachers and support staff due to staff illnesses and COVID isolations across the Division.  Due to these shortages, there was a possibility that Alberta Education might direct Black Gold classes from grades 7 to 12 to learn from home… Read more »

April 09, 2021

Voyageurs News – April 9th

Champs Vallée Grade 9 Farewell Fundraising Bottle Drive Our Grade 9 Farewell Committee is looking to raise funds to help offset some of the expenses related to our COVID-friendly farewell celebration this year.  We are hosting a Drop-Off Bottle Drive on Sunday, April 11th, from 1pm to 4pm, when the Bottle Depot truck will be… Read more »

March 26, 2021

Voyageurs News – March 26th

Spring Break The school will be closed from March 29 to April 5.  Classes resume on Tuesday, April 6.  We wish our students a healthy and enjoyable Spring and Easter Break. Upcoming Events April 6 – National Tartan Day April 7 – Early Dismissal 14:30, No School for Kindergarten April 16 – Twin Day April… Read more »

February 26, 2021

Voyageurs News – February 26th

Upcoming Events March 3 – Early Dismissal for Grades 1-9 14:30, No school for Kindergarten March 12 – Professional Development Day – No school for students March 14 – Daylight Savings Time Begins March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day – Encouraged to wear something green March 19 – Jersey Day – Wear a jersey or… Read more »

February 08, 2021

Voyageurs News – February 8th

Bus Cancellations and Inclement Weather  All Black Gold buses are cancelled again for Tuesday, February 9th.  On days when all buses are cancelled, students can be dropped-off and picked-up in the bus lane.  We appreciate your patience as the school-zone is very busy on these days. With the extreme cold this week, it looks like… Read more »

January 28, 2021

Voyageurs News – January 28th

Distance Learning Students Electing to Return to In-Class for Semester 2 Any students who are new to the school or who were away for Semester 1 are welcome to come to the front doors of the school at the start of the day on Monday, February 1st.  Staff will be available to assist and help… Read more »

January 25, 2021

Voyageurs Wellness News – January 25th

Inclement Weather – Indoor Recesses We have been very fortunate so far this school year to have warmer temperatures and be able to have students spend more time outside. When it is very cold, we check with Environment Canada to see what the temperature is and if there is a weather warning in effect. We… Read more »

January 17, 2021

Voyageurs News -January 17th

2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration Kindergarten registration opens on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. We strongly encourage families to register early to confirm placement and program options. For more information about kindergarten visit, or contact school administration (780-929-8888). Elementary Recess Update The first week of the modified elementary schedule went well.  Please ensure that your child is… Read more »

January 08, 2021

Voyageurs News – January 8th

January 11th School Re-Entry  On Thursday, January 7th, the Government of Alberta announced that in-school instruction will resume on January 11th for all students (ECS to Grade 12) registered for Semester 1 “In-School” instruction. Here is our updated ÉCVS Re-Entry Plan. As community spread remains high, we ask that all families, students, and staff remain… Read more »

December 18, 2020

Voyageurs News – December 18th

Happy Holidays, Joyeux Noël, and Merry Christmas On behalf of the staff at Champs Vallée we would like to pass along our appreciation for your support this past year.  The global pandemic has required adaptability and resilience from our students, staff, and parents. We would like to wish the entire Champs Vallée community a safe… Read more »