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. ​​

Today we were at the kick-off event for the Mayor’s 31st Annual Christmas Food Drive, proudly supporting @CalgaryFoodBank! We’re thankful for their work to #FeedYYC & for making a positive impact in the lives of many of our students & their families. #WeAreCBE #MayorsFoodDrive https://t.co/IDNNdguReI

The Board of Trustees will reconvene on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. Watch for a report on the 2019-20 Budget Assumptions that will be available by noon tomorrow https://t.co/epdOfxurs1 #WeAreCBE #yycbe https://t.co/v7sYBMneRL

RT @CitadelParkCBE: Supporting the Calgary Veterans Association Food Bank @vafbyyc and feeling grateful for the wonderful contributions from the Calgary Police Pipe Band - https://t.co/FyK99enflW @CPSPipeBand during our Remembrance Day Assembly last week! #veteransday2019 https://t.co/aUmhHdk5V7

RT @JSMelementary: JSM students acknowledge National Métis Week starting with The Giving Tree by Leah Dorion. Learning about Métis core values and beliefs: strength, kindness, courage, tolerance, honesty, respect, love, sharing, caring, balance, & patience #NationalMétisWeek #@wearecbe https://t.co/3xAba4Dmww

RT @Egbert_Elks: Finger weaving in Fashions class today in recognition of Métis Week. Thank you Ms. Marshall for teaching the students the importance of finger weaving, the Métis Sash, and the colours represented in the sash that help tell an important story of the Métis people #CBEIndigenousEd https://t.co/XiOHoUdY0U