Vital Grandin Elementary School
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We are a Learning Through the Arts (LTTA) school, where arts is used as one way to enhance curricular teaching and learning.
Welcome Back BBQ
Thursday, August 27, 2015
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Have your child meet their teacher for the 2015 – 16 school year
join us for a hotdog (or hamburger), chips, popsicle and a drink
The schedule for the evening will be:
5:00 – 5:30 Visit your assigned classroom, meet your teacher and drop off your school supplies (your BBQ tickets will be given out in your youngest child’s classroom).
5:30 – 5:50 Your child stays with their teacher in their classroom while parents meet for a brief information session in the gym.
5:50 – 6:00 Staff will bring their students to the gym, where all staff members will be formally introduced. After introductions, students will stay with their teacher in the gym until parents have come to get them.
6:00 – 7:00 BBQ in the courtyard.
2015 – 2016 Registration Now On
Please note that during the summer months please contact our District office at 780-459-7711 for registration information. Registration forms are also available on our website and can be dropped off at the District office or at the school when our office re-opens on August 19.
Register for 2015 - 2016 Bus Service Online
Fees and application forms for the 2015 - 2016 school year are now available. New this year is the convenience of applying and paying your bus fees online. We are pleased to be able to offer the same level of service this year including a new easy pay option.
With the reduction in transportation grants and increasing costs we have done our best to minimize the cost to our families. For a complete list of fees for this year please visit our transportation page.
Important reminders: Register by July 1st to allow us sufficient time to plan routes for the upcoming year. For those returning students, please hang onto your existing bus pass as we can electronically renew your pass once you have registered for busing.
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BYOBD - Bring Your Own Robust Device - Student Purchase Plan
For the upcoming school year, Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools wishes to support students in providing an opportunity to purchase laptops in support of learning in the digital age. The purchase plan would allow families to participate in a bulk order, accessing best pricing and a payment plan to spread the cost over 8 to 10 monthly installments. To purchase either a MacBook Air or an Acer Chromebook for your child sign into your School Cash Online account. You can also register for an account on the site.
The link for the parent purchase plan is
Please visit the GSACRD website for more details.
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Free Swim June 25
Posted on Jun 18 2015
We are looking forward to next Wednesday, June 25, when all of our students will be headed to Fountain Park Pool for an hour of free swimming. 9am - 10am Gr. 1-3 10am - 11am Gr 4-6 Please click here to view the Parent Approval Field Trip Form. …
VG Choir Takes 2nd Place at Provincials!
Posted on May 12 2015
Congratulations to our Mrs. Anderson and her senior choir who earned an amazing score of 92% and a second place finish at Provincials on Friday, May 8. Interesting note: the first place award winner had a score of 93%!! We are very thankful to our…