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February 15, 2019 : BES Hoodies, Ecosonic Playground Project, Camera Club, Alber...

Spotlight on Learning BES students were treated to the musical, Pier 21 on Thursday. Pier 21 played...

February 8, 2019 : Kindergarten Open House, BES Hoodies, School Council Meeting,...

Spotlight on Learning Kindergarten has been busy illustrating what they love most about Kindergarte...

February 1, 2019 : Report Cards, Kindergarten Open House/Registration, Winter Wa...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 8 Construction wrapped up this week. Thanks to the kind offer to use th...

January 25, 2019 : Report Cards, Kindergarten Registration/Open House, Lunch Pro...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 6’s have been learning coding skills as they program Sphero ‘robots...

January 18, 2019 : Report Cards, Kindergarten Registration/Open House, Lunch Pro...

Spotlight on Learning The Roots of Empathy program is one of the highlights in Grade one. These mom...

January 11, 2019 : CRPS Board and School Council Meetings, Kindergarten Registra...

Spotlight on Learning Welcome back!  Phase 2 is progressing nicely.  Tuesday, May 23 should see u...

December 21, 2018 : Happy Holidays

The staff at BES wish you a Happy Holiday! Thank you for your generosity during our Student Council...

December 14, 2018 : Carolling, Christmas Concert Tickets & Volunteers, Christmas...

Spotlight on Learning Through project based learning, students gain knowledge and skills by w...

December 7, 2018 : Soulwarmers Sale & Take 5, Christmas Concert, Buffs, Lost & F...

Spotlight on Learning We are all mathematicians!  No one is born with a ‘math brain’; we can...

November 30, 2018 : Family Lunch Thank You, Christmas Concert, Parent Portal

Spotlight on Learning Curling anyone?  The Banff Curling Club sponsored the national school...

November 23, 2018 : Basketball Assistant Coaches Needed, Banff Community Christm...

Spotlight on Learning Honouring the work of our RFTS team (Right From the Start) this week!  Mrs....

November 16, 2018 : Family Lunch, School Council, Christmas Concert dates, Paren...

Spotlight on Learning Professional learning happens throughout the day! Photo one is a divisi...

November 8, 2018 : Parent/Student/Teacher Conferences, Family Lunch, Save the Da...

Spotlight on Learning Volleyball wrapped up this week with a tournament on Saturday in Calgary, fin...

November 2, 2018 : Parent/Student/Teacher Conferences, Picture Retakes, Remembra...

Spotlight on Learning We hope you enjoyed our Hallowe’en 2018 parade.  It was a pleasure to host...

October 26, 2018 : Scare Hunger Away, Halloween Parade, School Fees, Basketball...

Spotlight on Learning The Grade 8 Outdoor Education provided an opportunity for our born in Canad...

October 19, 2018 : CRPS Board Meeting, Basketball Coaches, Picture Orders & Reta...

Spotlight on Learning Welcome to our visiting students from China!  They are spending two weeks wi...

October 12, 2018 : Hot Lunch Volunteers needed, Science Fair, Scare Hunger Away,...

Spotlight on Learning Our division 3 athletics are an important part of students’ sense of...

October 5, 2018 : Thanksgiving Monday, School Fees, Caribou Ski Pass

Spotlight on Learning Grade 6 students are learning about the elements of story.  This week they f...

September 28, 2018 : Volunteers, Picture Day, Kids Plus Accident Insurance

Spotlight on Learning Grade 7 & 8 CTF courses (Career Technology Foundations) are in full swing!  ...

September 21, 2018 : Lunch Program Volunteers, Parking, Calendar

Spotlight on Learning Students chose canoeing for the Grade 8 Outdoor Pursuits.  Many thanks to th...

September 14, 2018 : School Fees, Nature Explorers, School Council, Lunch Progra...

Spotlight on Learning What a fun and delicious Meet the Staff BBQ and Potluck!  Thank you to all w...

September 7, 2018 : Lunch Program, School Fees, Parking, Before School Care, Mee...

Spotlight on Learning Can you see the excitement of beginning a new year in this photo?  Wel...

2018 - 2019 Back to School Information Grades 1 - 8

First day of school - Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Welcome Back! Welcome to a new school year!  W...

Report Cards, School Supplies, Back to School Information : June 29, 2018

Spotlight on Learning The Grade 7 band treated us to a most enjoyable performance this morning at o...

Lost and Found, Report Cards, Locker/Cubbie Clean Up, School Supplies : June 22,...

Spotlight on Learning Gr. 6 students are developing their scientific observation skills through the...

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2018-2019 Pre-Order School Supplies

BES School Council and Bow Valley Basics are working together to offer you great savings and conveni...

Lost and Found, Lunch Program, Report Cards, CRPS Board Meeting, School Supplies...

Spotlight on Learning Happy Father’s Day to all our wonderful BES Dads! This is a special day for...

Parent Portal, Lost and Found, Lunch Supervision Position, Before School Care, C...

Spotlight on Learning Student safety traveling to and from school is of utmost importance for us al...

Lost and Found, Next Year: Moving?, Town of Banff : June 1, 2018

Spotlight on Learning BES Grade 5’s were engineers this week.  We are learning about electric...

Mornings at BES, BVECDC News : May 25, 2018

Spotlight on Learning:  Thank you to our Gr. 4 students for writing our Spotlight on Learning th...

Thankful Thursday, CRPS Board of Trustees Public Meeting, Morning Supervision: M...

Spotlight on Learning What do teachers do on professional learning days?  This Friday, all teach...

Support for Gifted Students, Valbella Order Pickup, Nature Explorers Volunteers...

Spotlight on Learning Happy Mother’s Day to all our BES moms!  Thank you for all you do. Tissues...

Next Year: Moving?, Mental Health Week, Nature Explorers Volunteers, Spring Flin...

Spotlight on Learning Education Week is every week, but this past week was extra special! ...

School Notification System, Next Year: Moving?, Spring Fling Family Dance : Apri...

Spotlight on Learning Please join me in welcoming our new administrative assistant, Jodi McKe...

Valbella Fundraiser, Lunch Program Volunteers, CRPS Board Meeting, Spring Family...

Spotlight on Learning Our grade three students have been busy the last several months collect...

Admin Assistant Position, School Council Evening Meeting, Earth Day, Valbella Fu...

Spotlight on Learning The proverb, “It takes a village to raise a child” comes to mind as we pr...

Spring Break : March 23, 2018

Spotlight on Learning Banff Elementary students in grades 4 - 7 participated in the 11th annual CRP...

Spring Break, Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Band Performance : March 16, 201...

Spotlight on Learning Play Your Part is an educational initiative geared to grades 3-8.  It is an...

Literacy Week, Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences : March 8, 2018

Spotlight on Learning School Council actively supports our Mountain Living programs here at BES (al...

New Automated “Late” Alert, CRPS Board Meeting, Important Upcoming Dates : M...

Spotlight on Learning   Pink shirt day was Wednesday, with an emphasis on kindness (and the...

School Closure, 2018-19 School Calendar, Pink Shirt Day, CUBS Chronicles : Febru...

Spotlight on Learning The first ever BES Gr. 7 boys basketball game was played on Tuesday!  The bo...

SchoolMessenger, Report Cards, Accountability Pillar Survey : February 9, 2018

Spotlight on Learning Mountain Readers are a generous group of volunteers who share their time and...

Winter Walk Day, Kindergarten Open House, TOB Rainbows Program, Accountability...

Winter Walk Day, Kindergarten Open House, TOB Rainbows Program, Accountability Pillar Survey : Febr...

Kindergarten Open House, CRPS 3 Year Plan, Report Cards, Accountability Pillar S...

Spotlight on Learning BES’ Reading Buddies program boosts children’s love of reading, fosters c...

Lunch Days Program, Kindergarten Registration, Report Cards, School Travel Plann...

Spotlight on Learning The power of simple machines!  A grade four task this week was to build a pa...

School Notification System, School Travel Planning, Kindergarten Registration :...

Spotlight on Learning Reading is an essential skill.  Children are learning to read fluently, deco...

Happy Holidays, Winter Break, Cubs Chronicles : December 21, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Winter Break December 22 12:01 pm - January 7     *December 22 12:01...

Winter Break, Carolling, Looking for Used Sweaters, Lost and Found : December 15...

Spotlight on Learning What is a Makerspace?  Makerspaces are learning environments in which studen...

Christmas Concert, Lost & Found, School Travel Planning : December 8, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Gr. 2 Shipwrights (boat builders) are thoughtfully designing and building boa...

School Assembly, Take Five and Soulwarmers Christmas Sale, Outdoor Pursuits: Dec...

Spotlight on Learning Journalism Club Each Tuesday for the past month a group of Division...

Family Lunch, Christmas Concert, Mountain Readers : November 23, 2017

Spotlight on Learning A big thank you to the Town of Banff (especially Brian) for their constructio...

School Hours, Colder Weather, Family Lunch, Christmas Concert, Playground Items...

Spotlight on Learning The Makerspace committee have been busy organizing and preparing the BES Make...

School Closure, Playground Items, Remembrance Day School Assembly, Time Change :...

Spotlight on Learning There is lots of learning about positive mental health happening with Right f...

School Fees, Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Caribou Kids Season Ski Passes, L...

Spotlight on Learning We all have a role to play in reconciliation, and it is critical students und...

Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Scare Hunger Away, Picture Retakes : October 1...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 4 students thinking like engineers!  Students identified ways to...

Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Healthy & Safe Community Month, Science Fair :...

Spotlight on Learning BES and BCHS are pleased to welcome Mr. Mike Shoemaker as acting assistant pr...

School Fees, Attendance Line, Healthy & Safe Community Month : October 5, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Thank you to Shawn Carr (co-chair of School Council and organizer of this ini...

Youth Drop In, Volunteers Needed Sept 30th, Volleyball Coach, Picture Day : Sept...

Spotlight on Learning Have a listen to our Grade 7 band playing Hot Cross Buns after only two days!...

Phase 1 Grand Opening, Terry Fox Assembly & Run, Volleyball Coach Needed, Lunch...

Spotlight on Learning We are very proud of our BES choir who sang for the Banff Commonwealth Walkwa...

Lunch Program Volunteering, School Fees, Grand Opening : September 15, 2017

Spotlight on Learning The Grade 7 Leadership Course at Canadian Rockies Outdoor Centre was a wond...

Lunch Program, School Fees, Parking, Before School Care : September 7, 2017

Spotlight on Learning The new school feels complete now that the students are here!  The entire sc...

Back to School Information

2017-2018 Back to School Information Grades One - Seven First day of school - Tuesday, September 5...

Report Cards, Lost and Found, Locker Clean Up, Before School Care, School Suppli...

Spotlight on Learning On Tuesday this week Division 1 took part in the end of year Fun Day organise...

Report Cards, Before School Care, School Supplies, Lost & Found : June 22, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Last week, Grade 4 students from LGMS, Alpenglow, Exshaw and BES spent a day...

School Council Meeting, Before School Care, School Supplies, Lunch Program, Lost...

Spotlight on Learning The Grade 2 Wax Museum featured Banff historical figures; students wrote narr...

Lunch Program, School Council Meeting, Next Year: Moving?, CUBS T-Shirts : June...

Spotlight on Learning BES students are privileged to collaborate with experts in our community.  A...

Banff Hospitality and Tourism Institute, Next Year: Moving?, BES Wellness Champi...

Spotlight on Learning Teachers are learners too!  May 19 was a full day for professional learning....

Thank You, Valbella Order Pickup, Early Morning Gym : May 25, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Today is Thankful Thursday.  As a token of our appreciation, the students pe...

No Classes May 19, CRPS Public Board Meeting, Alberta Education Survey, Right fr...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 4 students designed posters (inspired by the Town of Banff campaign) to...

School Council AGM, Fundraiser, Before School Care : May 11, 2017

Spotlight on Learning A Provincial Achievement Test in the morning and mock Town Council in the aft...

Student Dance Performance, Family Fun Dance, Valbella Fundraiser : May 4, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Last week, four of our Grade 6 students attended the Student Voice Leadership...

Next Year: Moving?, Mental Health Week, Spring Family Fun Dance, Valbella Fundra...

Spotlight on Learning Needs of Plants and Animals is one of the Grade 1 science themes.  BES Gr. 1...

Earth Day Assembly, School Council Meeting, BES Wellness Champion : April 20, 20...

Spotlight on Learning Teachers from Mexico visited our school this week as part of the MexiCANA...

Spring Break, Before School Care, Earth Day Assembly : March 30, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Congratulations to all the participants in the Science Fair!  We are so prou...

New School Update, CRPS Science Fair, Lost and Found : March 23, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Take Five:  Over 150 parents and students participated this morning! The Tak...

CRPS Board of Trustees Public Meeting, RFTS Take 5, Nature Explorers Survey : Ma...

Spotlight on Learning Thank you for taking time to participate in conferences this week!  We hope...

Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Wellness Champion, School Council Meeting : Ma...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 4 students from Morley to Lake Louise were fortunate to have bee...

Safety, Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, CRPS YouTube : March 2, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Teachers are learners too!  All teachers attended Teachers’ Convention in...

Family Day Week, New School Update, CRPS YouTube Channel, CRPS Board Meeting, Sc...

Spotlight on Learning It has been another great week at BES!  The Gr. 6s have been designing and p...

Kindergarten Open House, Movie Night, School Council Meeting, Accountability Pil...

Spotlight on Learning Learning opportunities are not limited to class time!  In addition to free p...

Report Cards, Kindergarten Open House, School Fees Receipts: February 2, 2017

Spotlight on Learning                                 The obje...

Report Cards, Lunch Program, Kindergarten Open House & Registration, Digitial Ci...

Spotlight on Learning The size of a child’s vocabulary is an accurate predictor of academic achie...

Report Cards, Lunch Program, Early Morning Gym, Kindergarten Open House & Regist...

Spotlight on Learning The photo below shows some Grade 1 students rereading a class book.  Writing...

Lunch Program, Report Cards : January 12, 2017

Spotlight on Learning Welcome back!  The Grade 5’s are learning to apply their understanding of...

Winter Break, Christmas Carolling, Lost and Found, Outdoor Pursuits : December 2...

Spotlight on Learning BES staff would like to wish you and your family a peaceful, healthy and safe...

Christmas Carolling, Lost and Found : December 15, 2016

Spotlight on Learning Thank you to the Banff Community Christmas Concert for their $500.00 donation...

Cold Weather, Christmas Concert, Coffee Orders, Santa’s Anonymous, Canada 150...

Spotlight on Learning Grade 2s have been conducting a wide variety of experiments, constructing new...

Christmas Concert, Santa’s Anonymous, Soulwarmers Christmas Sale and Take 5 :...

  Spotlight on Learning This week’s highlight is the music!  Congratulations to the BES ch...

Family Lunch, Movie Night, Coffee Fundraiser, Christmas Concert : November 24, 2...

Spotlight on Learning Many Gr. 2, 3, 4 & 5 students have been diligently practicing with Mrs. Gadon...

School Council Coffee Fundraiser, Santa’s Anonymous, Family Lunch : November 1...

Kindness abounds at BES!  There are many examples:  Gr. 6 students wrote notes to their Gr. 1 budd...

Bullying Awareness, Caribou Kids Ski Passes, Family Lunch, Nut Aware : November...

Our Remembrance Day ceremony was an opportunity for students to participate and reflect on its meani...

Remembrance Day Assembly, School Fees, Science Fair : November 3, 2016

Grade 1 & 2 had a “Mystery Mathematician” visiting yesterday. The students arrived well prepared...

Book Fair, No Classes Friday, Halloween Parade : October 27, 2016

The Gr. 2’s are “afloat” this week learning about Boats and Buoyancy!  The Nature Explorers o...

Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences, Movie Night, Pictures and Retake Day : Octobe...

Grade 6 Spirit Council met this week with Ms. McKibbin and Mrs. VanImpe.  Wow!  They were logical,...

Health & Safety Month, Parent/Teacher/Child Conferences : October 13, 2016

It is Healthy and Safe Month at BES!  We know it is essential for student learning to create a safe...

BVECDC Early Years fair, CRPS Board Highlights, Thanksgiving Day : October 6, 20...

While studying perimeter, area and measurement, our Grade 4 ‘architects’ discovered the 130+ blu...

Litterless Lunches, Science Fair, Lego needed : September 29, 2016

We are featuring our Grade 6 students this week!  We are extremely proud of their work and attitude...

Full Day Friday, School Fees, Terry Fox Assembly / Run : September 22, 2016

Hip hip hooray for our parent volunteers!  Many of you have been in the school volunteering for hot...

PowerSchool, School Fees, Attendance line, Lunch Program: September 15, 2016

What are you grateful for today?  Staff and students have begun a bulletin board in the office that...

Friday Assembly 8:30 a.m., Nature Explorers Volunteering: September 8, 2016

What a great first week!  The excitement was tangible.  We are so happy to welcome you all back to...

Grade 6 Farewell, Back to School Information, School Supplies, Locker Clean Up :...

Thank you for an amazing year!  Parents play an integral role; ensuring students have healthy lunch...

Pre-Order School Supplies, Grade 6 Farewell, Lost and Found, Locker Clean Up : J...

Friday, June 24th Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Gr. 1 to Gr. 6 Kindergarten annual Family Picni...

Pre-Order 2016-17 School Supplies, Grade 6 Farewell, Report Cards : June 16, 201...

Professional Learning Day Friday, June 17th Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classes...

Construction Update, Grade 6 Farewell invitation: June 9, 2016

Full Day Friday Friday, June 10th Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Constr...

Last Day of School Dates, Grade 6 Farewell, Lunch Program Volunteers: June 2, 20...

Professional Learning Day Friday, June 3rd Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classes...

New School Construction Update, CRPS Announcement, RFTS Surveys : May 26, 2016

Full Day Friday Friday, May 27th Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Constru...

Full Day PD Friday, Victoria Day Holiday : May 19, 2016

Professional Learning Day/Symposium Friday, May 20th No Classes Kindergarten - Grade 6 Victoria...

New School Construction, School Council AGM, Earth Day i-Movie : May 12, 2016

Full Day Friday Friday, May 13th Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 New Sch...

Dance Assembly, Cinco de Mayo Family Dance, New School Construction : May 5, 201...

Full Day Friday Friday, May 6th Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6. Dance Ass...

New School Update, Pizza Fundraiser, Mental Health Week: April 28, 2016

Professional Learning Day Friday, April 29th Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Earth Day, 2016/17 Planning, Cinco de Mayo Family Dance : April 21, 2016

Full Day Friday Friday, April 22nd Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Earth...

New School Building Update, Earth Day, Lunch Hour Safety : April 14, 2016

Professional Learning Day Friday, April 15th Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Spring Break, Lunch Hour Safety, New School Building Update : March 24, 2016

Spring Break The school will be closed Friday, March 25 to April 10, 2016 for Spring Break. Back t...

Kindergarten Registration, Green shirt day, Spring Break : March 16, 2016

Full Day Friday March 18, 2016 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 2016 - 20...

P/T/Student Conferences/Professional Learning Day, Kindergarten Registration: Ma...

Parent Teacher Student Interviews/Professional Learning Day Friday, March 11th No School for Stude...

Progress Reporting Conference, Kindergarten Registration : March 3, 2016

Full Day Friday March 4, 2016 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Parent Tea...

Progress Reporting Conference, Kindergarten Registration : February 25, 2016

Professional Learning Day Friday, February 26th Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Cla...

Accountability Survey, School Council Meeting, Family Day Week : February 11, 20...

Professional Learning Day Friday, February 12th Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Cla...

Full Day Friday, Report Card Feedback, K Open House & Registration, Movie Night...

Full Day Friday February 5, 2016 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Movie N...

Professional Learning Day, Report Cards : January 28, 2016

Professional Learning Day Friday, January 29 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Full Day Friday, Lunch Days, Safety Reminder : January 21, 2016

Full Day Friday January 22, 2016 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 School As...

Professional Learning Day, Hot Lunch Order, School Council Meeting, Accountabili...

Professional Learning Day Friday, January 15 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Full Day Friday, CUBS Spirit Day, Emergency Contact, Mountain Madness, CUBS T-Sh...

Full Day Friday January 8, 2016 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 CUBS Spi...

Noon Dismissal Tomorrow, CUBS T-Shirt & Toque Sale, Winter Break, Parent Technol...

Friday, December 18 (tomorrow) Noon dismissal for Gr 1 to 6 Kindergarten Christmas Celebration at...

Full Day Friday, Community Christmas Concert, Winter Break: December 10, 2015

Full Day Friday December 11, 2015 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Coffee...

Professional Learning Day, Community Christmas Concert, Gift Tree: December 3, 2...

Professional Learning Day Friday, December 4 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Full Day Friday, Family Lunch, Community Christmas Concert: November 26, 2015

Full Day Friday November 27, 2015 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Family...

Professional Learning Day, Fundraising, Family Lunch: November 19, 2015

Professional Learning Day Friday, Nov 20 (tomorrow) Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten...

Book Launch, Remembrance Day, School Council Donation Drive: November 5, 2015

Professional Learning Day Friday, November 6 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten Classe...

Barbara Coloroso, Halloween Safety : October 29, 2015

Full Day Friday October 30 Full day of school for Kindergarten (full day students) to Gr. 6 Hal...

No School Tomorrow, Norman Foote, Photo Re-Takes, Norma: October 22, 2015

  Parent Teacher Conferences Friday, October 23 No regular classes for Kindergarten to Gr....

P/T Conferences, Healthy and Safe Communities, Book Fair, Report Card Redesign:...

Full Day Friday Oct 16, 2015 Full day of school (8:30 - 3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 School Fees...

Professional Learning Day, Thanksgiving Day, Progress Reporting Conferences: Oct...

  Professional Learning Day Friday, October 9, 2015 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Ki...

Full Friday, Picture Day, Terry Fox Run: October 1, 2015

Full Friday October 2, 2015 Full day of school (8:30-3:05) Kindergarten to Gr. 6 Picture Day...

Pro-Learning Day, Terry Fox, Code of Conduct: September 24, 2015

  Professional Learning Day Friday, Sep 25 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten clas...

Full Friday, Science Fair and Attendance Line: September 17, 2015

  Full Friday September 18 Full day of school for Gr. 1 and 6.  No Kindergarten classe...

Pro-Learning Tomorrow, Lunch Days Deadline, School Fees: September 10, 2015

  Professional Learning Day Friday, Sep 11 Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarte...

Open House, Lunch Days Program, Nature Explorer :September 3, 2015

  No School Friday, September 4 - School Closure Monday, September 7 - Labour Day, School C...

Welcome Back: Aug 30, 2015

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Back to School Information: June 30, 2015

  Back to School Information Please click here for Gr. 1 to 6 Back to School Information. ...

School Supplies, Gr. 6 Farewell, Lost & Found: June 18, 2015

  Full Friday June 19, 2015 (tomorrow)   Gr. 1 to 6 School Supplies - Orders Still Accep...

PD Day Tomorrow, Assembly, Lunch Program Completed: June 11, 2015

  PD Day Friday, June 12th (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6...

Pro-D Tomorrow, School Supplies, Celebration Assembly: June 4, 2015

  PD Day Friday, June 5th (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6...

Full Friday, School Supplies Pre-Order Program, June Bike Month: May 28, 2015

  Full Friday May 29th, 2015 (tomorrow) 2015-16 School Supplies - ORDER NOW!  New this y...

Pro-D Tomorrow, Div. 2 Track Meet, Board Highlights: May 21, 2015

  P.D. Day Friday, May 22nd (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1...

Full Friday, School Carnival, TBC Children's Festival: May 14, 2015

  Full Friday May 15th, 2015 (tomorrow) Banff Centre Children's Festival, Exhibition & Rec...

Half Day Tomorrow, Next Year, Mental Health Week : May 7, 2015

PD Day Friday, May 8th (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 Next Y...

Mental Health Week, Spring Carnival Volunteers Needed: April 30, 2015

  Full Friday May 1st, 2015 (tomorrow) Mental Health Week: May 4 - 8 Right from the Start h...

Pro-D Tomorrow, Spirit Day, Music Monday: April 23, 2015

  P.D. Day Friday, April 24th (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to...

Music Monday, Earth Day: April 16, 2015

  Full Friday April 17, 2015 (tomorrow) Music Monday April 27 at 11:00 am in the school g...

Pro-D tomorrow, Lunch Days, Class Photos, School Council Invite: April 9, 2015

  P.D. Day Friday, April 10th (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr....

Nature Ex. Survey, Nutrition Month, Public Library :Mar 19, 2015

  Full Friday March 20, 2015 (tomorrow)   Spring Break 2 weeks from March 23 - Apri...

P/T Conferences, Nature Ex. Survey, Lunch Orders, Science Fair, Attendance:Mar 1...

  Parent/Teacher Conferences Friday, Mar 13 (tomorrow) No regular classes   Natur...

P/T Conferences, Movie Night, Calendar Update: Mar 5, 2015

  Full Friday Mar 6, 2015 (tomorrow)   Parent Teacher Conference Please click here...

PD Day, K Open House, P/T Conferences: Feb 26, 2015

  PD Day Friday, Feb 27 No school for kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1 to...

Book Signing, PD Day, BES CUBS Logo: Feb 12, 2015

  Local Artist Book Signing TODAY At 3pm, Jason Carter will be doing a book signing in the fr...

Kindergarten Registration, Lost & Found, RFTS Parent Workshops: Feb 5, 2015

  Full Friday Feb 6 (Tomorrow)   2015-16 Kindergarten Registration and Open House T...

Parent Portal, CRPS 3yr. Plan, RFTS workshop: Jan 29, 2015

  Full Day Friday, Jan 30th   Power School - Parent Portal Power School Parent Port...

Parent Portal, Anxiety Workshop, CRPS Press Release: Jan 22, 2015

  Full Day Friday, Jan 23 (tomorrow)   Power School - Parent Portal (Important messag...

PD-Day, Lunch Days Volunteers, :Jan 15, 2015

  PD Day Friday, Jan 16 (Tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr. 1...

PD Day, Lunch Days, Nature Explorers, 3 Yr. Calendar Input, Attendance : Jan. 8,...

  PD Day Friday, January 9, 2015 (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for...

Dismissal tomorrow, Calendar Survey, Mt. Madness: Dec 18, 2014

  Friday, December 19 (tomorrow) Noon dismissal   Winter Break Starts tomorrow at n...

PD Day, Banff Concert, Twitter for education: Dec. 11, 2014

  PD Day Friday, December 12 (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes Noon dismissal for Gr....

Concert, Calendar FAQ, Gift Tree, : Dec. 4, 2014

  Full Day (Pajama Day) Friday, Dec. 5 (tomorrow)   Banff Community Christmas Concert...

Reports, Lunch Program, Banff Xmas Concert, Settlement Services: Nov. 27, 2014

  Full Day Friday, Nov 28 (tomorrow)   Report Cards home today Expect the Term 1 re...

PD Day, Parent Portal, Family Lunch, Movie Night : Nov. 20, 2014

PD Day Friday, Nov. 21 (Tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes 12:00 pm dismissal for Gr. 1 to...

Art Exhibit, Bully Awareness week, School Council : Nov.13, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

PD, Remembrance Day, Forms Due: Nov. 6, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

Halloween Parade, Fees, Picture Re-Take: Oct 30, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

No class tomorrow, Halloween, Lunch Orders Due, TOB-Get Out: Oct 23, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

Lunch Days Order & Norman Tomorrow: Oct. 21, 2014

Lunch Days Munchalunch online is now ready to accept your lunch days orders from November 1st u...

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3 Yr. Calendar Approved-News Release: Mar 20, 2015

Next Three Year Calendar Please click here for the news releases from Canadian Rockies Public Sch...

Norman Foote Howl, Parent Portal, P/T Conferences: Oct 16, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

PD Day, P/T Conferences, Nature Explorers, Norquay Pass: Oct 9, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

Lockdown Drill

As part of our Healthy and Safe Community Week, BES will be conducting a lockdown drill. Please revi...

Healthy & Safe Community Week, Dance Performance, Traffic Safety: Oct. 2, 2014

​Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, update...

Dance in School, Peaks, School Council: Sept. 25. 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

PD, Nut Aware, Terry Fox, Dance, Picture Day:Sept. 18, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

Walk to School Wednesdays: Sept. 16, 2014

A message from Colin Harris at the Town of Banff.   Can Banff Elementary students walk across...

Full Day, Attendance: Sept.11 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

Nature Explorers Begins, Volunteer Opportunities: Sept. 9, 2014

Today you should receive a paper permission form for the Nature Explorers Program to be signed and r...

Lunch Days and Open House: September 8, 2014

Dear Parents, Welcome back!  Lunch Days will resume at our school on September 16.   Our wonde...

Week One: Update and Celebration, Sept. 5, 2014

We can all now celebrate the first week of school and wanted to thank all the students, staff and pa...

P.D. Day, RFTS, Walking School Bus: September 4, 2014

P.D. Day Friday, September 5 (tomorrow) No Kindergarten classes 12:00 pm dismissal for Gr....

Welcome back: Aug 29, 2014

Please see the school web-site at http://bes.crps.ca/ for additional information   Welcom...

Staffing Update and Nature Explorers

Greetings. We hope you are enjoying the beautiful weather and start of summer.    Staffing/C...

Summer Message and Back to School Information

Principal’s Message As the summer holiday draws near, I want to thank the staff, students and p...

Last Day of School: June 26 , 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

Full Friday & Last Day of School: June 19, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

P.D. Day, Early Vacation: June 12, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

PD Day and School Supplies Order: June 05, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

Full Friday & Music Monday: May 29 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

PD Day, Family Carnival: May 21, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

Full Day & School Assembly: May 14, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated c...

PD Day, School Council AGM: May 8, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cal...

Next school year, School Carnival and Dance: May 2, 2014

Next Year: Not Returning to BES? Please help us in our planning for next year by informing the of...

Music Monday Cancelled, Movie Night, RFTS & TOB: May 1, 2014

Full Day Friday, May 2 (tomorrow)   Music Monday Due to unforeseen circumstances, Musi...

PD Day, Lunch Order, Earth Matters: April 25, 2014

Please see the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, updated cale...

Important information from Alberta Health Services: April 21, 2014

Please click here to see the important information regarding measles from Albera Health Services. ...

Easter, School Council Mtg. & other events: April 17, 2014

See the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca  for additional information, updated calendar, s...

PD Day & Important Dates in April: April 10, 2014

PD Day Friday, April 11 (tomorrow) 12:03 pm dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 No Kindergarten classe...

Spring Break & Outdoor Pursuits: March 20, 2014

Full Day Friday, Mar 21 (tomorrow)   Outdoor Pursuits Program  Our Outdoor Pursuits Pr...

Report Cards, Pizza Fundraiser: March 18, 2014

Report Cards   Reports are coming home with your child tomorrow. Please see attachments from...

Spring Break & Lunchroom Reminder: March 13, 2014

See the school web-site at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, stories and student...

PD Day & Parent Teacher Conference: Feb 27 2014

See the school website at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, stories and student w...

Traffic Safety, Community Services: Feb. 14, 2014

Student Safety We have observed a number of "close calls" between students and vehicles. We h...

PD Day, School Council Meeting: Feb 13,2014

See the school website at www.banffelementary.ca for additional information, stories and student w...

AB Winter Games: Feb 5, 2014

AB Winter Games No School  Thursday, Feb 6  Friday, Feb 7   Right From the Start...

BES Modernization: Jan 30, 2014

Full Day Friday, Jan 31 (tomorrow)   Banff Elementary School Modernization Project Albe...

Mt. Madness, February dates: Jan. 23, 2014

Full Day tomorrow Friday, Jan 24 is a full day   Mountain Madness If you have signed up...

PD Day, Kids Health from AHS: Jan 16, 2014

PD Day Friday, Jan 17 No Kindergarten classes 12:03 pm dismissal for Gr. 1 to 6 (Due to...

Lunch Day Order, Children's Programming: Jan 10, 2014

Lunch Day Order Orders are due: Friday, January 10 at noon (today) Please drop off order at th...

Sochi send off, Pro-D: Jan. 9, 2014

P.D. Day Friday, Jan 10 (tomorrow) No kindergarten classes 12:03 pm dismissal for Gr. 1... (Download)