Banff Elementary School Announcements en-us Wed, 03 Jun 2020 00:32:34 MDT Breeze for Teachers 5.0 Transition to Division 3 Gr. 6 & 7 students and parents: This week, we were scheduled to host an information evening outlining what to expect in Division 3.  As this is not currently possible, the Division 3 team has prepared a slideshow (please click here) with a few short video clips embedded for your information; including a welcome clip from your new principal, Ms. Nadine Trottier, and a clip on the last slide from your new Assistant Principal, Ms. Jody Keon.  We hope that you are well and that your family is managing distance learning with patience and humour! COVID-19 Updates for Families and Staff of CRPS Please click here for COVID-19 Updates for Families and Staff of Canadian Rockies Public School. Before School Care Juggling work and family can be challenging. We at Banff Elementary School would like to support families by offering before school care starting at 7:30am. This is a free service for BES families. Registration is required. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the school office. Please click here to register for the 2020 - 2021 school year. 2020 2021 Kindergarten Open House & Registration Kindergarten is a formative year for children and an exciting one for parents! The CRPS online registration system will open on January 9, 2020 at 5:00 pm for 2020-2021 Kindergarten registrations. Registration is only available online - please click here to access the registration system. You are also invited to our Kindergarten Open House on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 6:30 pm. Please extend an invitation to any families you know with Kindergarten aged children.  Please click here for more information on Kindergarten options within CRPS. CRPS 2018-2021 Three Year Education Plan and AERR Please click here to review the Canadian Rockies Public School Board Three Year Education Plan and AERR. Please click here to review the Banff Elementary School Three Year Education Plan and AERR. Zones of Regulation What is self-regulation? Dr. Stuart Shanker explains in a CBC interview. Click here to listen. New School Building Update and Plans January 2019: Clark Builders and the team of construction personnel are busy building Phase 2 of BES. The proposed completion date is mid-May 2019.  Phase 2 will include the Town of Banff’s contribution to expand the new gym (it will be even larger than our current gym!) and a Career and Technology Foundations (CTF) space. Please click here to review the building plans. PowerSchool - Parent Portal We are continuing to work and grow within our new student information system called PowerSchool. The system has many online features for parents to access their own child(ren)'s demographics information, attendance etc. through the Parent Portal.  A letter with instructions, Access ID and Password will be available for parents to pick up from the school office. We are still working through many processes within PowerSchool and appreciate your patience as we continue to add content. Over time there will be many advantages to using this system.   View the following video to help you get started on PowerSchool Parent Portal. 3 Yr. Calendar Approved-News Release: Mar 20, 2015 Next Three Year Calendar Please click here for the news releases from Canadian Rockies Public Schools regarding approval of the Three Year Calender.  CRPS Administrative Announcement Please click here for the Announcement. Take 5! Right for the Start team host Take 5! Check out Spirit Council's welcome: view here Check out Spirit Council's welcome: view here