P/T Conferences, Healthy and Safe Communities, Book Fair, Report Card Redesign: Oct 15, 2015

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

School Fees 
School fees payment are due Oct. 16, 2015. 
Parents who have paid the school fees on Powerschool-Parent Portal will find the receipt under 'Student Fee', and then 'My Order' (top right).
Parents who have paid the school fees by cash or cheque, will be able to access the receipt on Parent Portal two weeks after they have been processed.  
If parents have not created a Parent Portal account, please use the instructions and secure username and password previously supplied to you by the office. Parents of Kindergarten or new student who have not pick up their letter, please contact the school office in person. 
Progress Reporting Conferences (Parent/Teacher Conference)
Oct 21, 22 (evening only) and 23 (morning only)
Please click here for details and book appointment online. 
School Photos
Your child's photo proof has been sent home. Orders can be completed online or submitted to the homeroom teacher by Oct 26, 2015. 
Usborne Book Fair - Library
Oct 21, 22 from 10am to 8 pm 
Oct 23 from 10am to noon
Please come check it out. Proceeds from book sales will support the Library. 
CRPS Educational Exchange Announcement
CRPS is excited to announce an educational exchange between our division and Finland.
Please click here for the North Lights Educational Exchange Research Project. 
Report Card Redesign
Please visit the CRPS website for information on the Report Card Redesign and resources to accompany these changes.
Bow River Collaborative Service Delivery
Please click here for details regarding services to children from therapists from Alberta Health Services.
Healthy & Safe Community Month (October)
Next week is a Healthy & Safe Community Week. We will focus on many aspects of Comprehensive School Health and safety in which every student will be involved. Topics include:
Rethink Your Drink (sugary drinks), Bus Safety, Crosswalk/Street Safety, Wild Life Safety and Respect, Mindfulness/Self-Regulation, Bicycle Safety, Hold/Secure & Lockdown and Fire Drills. Students will practice safety expectations and be taught through various learning activities by many guest speakers from our community. 
Norman Foote Returns to Banff
He's back with the Halloween Howl, at The Banff Centre, October 27, 7pm. Please CLICK HERE for more info
Right from the Start
RFTS supports mental health in schools, with families, and within the community. Wellness Mentors and Success Coaches are in Banff Elementary School. Our doors are always open. Please click here for News and upcoming events
Please see the school web-site at http://bes.crps.ca/  for additional information, updated calendar,stories and student work! Emails are also archived on the front page under Email Updates.