Samuel W. Shaw School at a Glance

  • Our middle school is organized to meet the unique learning needs of adolescents.
  • Innovative and experienced educators are organized in teams and augment each other's strengths in order to support each learner.
  • Students are supported to understand themselves as learners, set goals, develop strategies and assess their learning through the develoment of student learning plans.
  • We have two Paced Learning Programs
  • Students have many ongoing and rich opportunities to experience integrative learning through an inquiry approach
  • Rich curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular programs are offered
  • Lunch supervision is provided for Grade 5 and 6 bussed students as well as for registered program users.
  • Daily physical education program is provided by our three P.E. teachers.
  • learning is supported within virtual and physical spaces that provide rich digital and text resources.
  • School wide activities that promote a healthy, active living and an exciting school culture
  • Parents are encouraged to volunteer in the school.

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Samuel W. Shaw School at a Glance

  • Our middle school is organized to meet the unique learning needs of adolescents.
  • Innovative and experienced educators are organized in teams and augment each other's strengths in order to support each learner.
  • Students are supported to understand themselves as learners, set goals, develop strategies and assess their learning through the develoment of student learning plans.
  • We have two Paced Learning Programs
  • Students have many ongoing and rich opportunities to experience integrative learning through an inquiry approach
  • Rich curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular programs are offered
  • Lunch supervision is provided for Grade 5 and 6 bussed students as well as for registered program users.
  • Daily physical education program is provided by our three P.E. teachers.
  • learning is supported within virtual and physical spaces that provide rich digital and text resources.
  • School wide activities that promote a healthy, active living and an exciting school culture
  • Parents are encouraged to volunteer in the school.
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​About the CBE

The CBE is the largest school district in Western Canada. Our mission is to ensure each student, in keeping with his or her individual abilities and gifts, completes high school with a foundation of learning necessary to thrive in life, work and continued learning. You can look on the CBE website for more information. ​​

Learn more about what students and families can expect to hear from their schools next week. Classes are cancelled and students will not be returning to their schools, but learning is ongoing. https://t.co/2k2t0CUwTV #wearecbe

Yesterday we sent a message to all Gr. 10, 11 and 12 families about diploma exams. Diploma exams are cancelled, but under special circumstances, students can request to write a diploma exam. For more info, see info on our website https://t.co/Vt8kke9SuE

All city and school playgrounds are closed effective immediately to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. City parks remain open. Let’s all work together to protect the public’s health. #WeAreCBE

CBE Spring Break runs Mar. 23 – 27 for Traditional Calendar Schools, until Apr. 3 for Modified Calendar Schools. CBE Schools are closed during this time. Students and Staff, enjoy your time off, be safe and take care of yourselves. #WeAreCBE

An important parent message and video regarding continuation of learning for students was posted today. https://t.co/LBNFIPhl7L