​​Parent-teacher conferences are an opportunity to engage in conversation about your child’s learning. Parents/guardians and teachers are able to connect face-to-face and communicate openly about student learning, especially with respect to areas of strength and areas of growth. They help build and sustain respectful relationships that allow both parties to share information and develop strategies to support student success.​​​

Parent-Teacher Conferences

March 2022 - Parent-Teacher Conferences

Due to the recent lifting of restrictions and given the varying comfort levels of families and staff, we will be offering a combination of in-person and online conferences. Teachers will be communicating directly with their parents regarding the type of format with which they are comfortable.  Both formats will require parents to book their conference time online through the My CBE Account portal.

Important Dates:  

March 5 -   Start scheduling your conferences at 7:00 am.  

March 10  -  Online Conference Booking System closes at noon.  

                Regular School Day for Students - Dismissal at 2:35 pm

                Parent Teacher Conferences: Kindergarten - Gr. 6, EES 2 and Regular Kindergarten:  3:30 - 7:30 pm 

                French Immersion Kindergarten will have additional bookings from 12:30 - 2:30pm

March 11 -   Parent Teacher Conferences: All grades:  8:00am -noon .  No school for students.

Bookings must be done through the CBE Parent Portal in PowerSchool.  Parents will access the conference booking through their My CBE Account. To book your parent/teacher conference time: 

  • Go into your My CBE Account (create one on the Calgary Board of Education website if you do not have one).
  • Select either the:  Conferences March 10, 11 – all except French Kindergarten option, or Conferences – French Kindergarten option 
  • Book your appointment time with your child’s teacher 

All conference times will be 15 minutes in length for Kindergarten to Grade 6 families and 30 minutes for families who have a child with an IPP. 

EES 2 families are encouraged to book their interview time through Ms. McGarvey: kjmcgarvey@cbe.ab.ca.

Parents are asked to please consider having a fifteen minute break in between interviews to maximize their time with a teacher.


VIRTUAL Parent-Teacher Conferences for students at Chinook Park School (September 23/24, 2021)


These conferences provide you with the opportunity to meet your child/ren’s teacher, virtually, and to talk about your child. Teachers will not be in a position to give you an academic progress report at this early stage in the school year, rather, the focus is on how your child/ren has settled into the new school year and how the family can work with the school to ensure that students attain their academic and social goals.   

Important Dates:  

September 17 -   Start scheduling your conferences at 6:00 am.  

September 23  -  Online Conference Booking System closes at noon.  

                       Regular Dismissal at 2:35 pm

                       Parent Teacher Conferences (Kindergarten - Gr. 6 & EES 2:  3:15-7:00 pm)  

September 24 -   Parent Teacher Conferences (Kindergarten – Gr. 6 & EES 2:  8:00am -noon) .  No school for students.

 

Parents will book conference times directly online via computer.  Online booking access starts on Sept 17 at 6:00am.    To book your parent/teacher conference time: 

  • Set up a My CBE/Powerschool Account:  Go to Calgary Board of Education website, home page and select ‘My CBE/ Powerschool’.  Create an account. 
  • Go into your My CBE/Powerschool Account 
  • Select the September Chinook Park School Parent-Teacher Conference option 
  • Book your appointment time with your child’s teacher

We are looking forward to hearing from parents about their child.  



Last modified on

​How to Book a School Conference

  1. Log-in to MyCBE​.

    If you do not have an account, follow the Create a MyCBE Account​ instructions.

  2. Click on the My School Conferences icon.

  3. Click on the time slot that is available and convenient for you. Ensure pop-up windows are allowed.

  4. In the pop-up window, you will choose your child (you have the option to enter the student's name), the name of the parent / guardian is pre-filled, but can also be changed.​​​​

​​​Create a MyCBE Account

  1. Go to www.cbe.ab.ca/mycbe and click on the “Create Parent Account” link.

    Important: the email that you are using to create your account must be the same one you have provided to the school. If you are unsure, please contact the school office.

  2. Once you have created an account, you will receive a confirmation email. 

  3. After your account is confirmed, you can login to the system.​
​​​

RT @yyCBEdu: It’s Custodial Staff Appreciation Day! We recognize all of the FES staff who work hard to keep our buildings clean and safe for students, staff and families. Thank you for your dedication and hard work! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/QParAOF9K2

It’s Custodial Staff Appreciation Day! We recognize all of the FES staff who work hard to keep our buildings clean and safe for students, staff and families. Thank you for your dedication and hard work! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/QParAOF9K2

RT @DHarkness_CBE: Using The Witness Blanket @CMHR_News as a point of entry and reflection, students created their own Witness Blanket display 🧡@yyCBEdu @Indigenous_cbe @Area4CBE https://t.co/vb193Vp02P

Many students, staff and their families are @fortcalgary today commemorating the #NationalDayForTruthAndReconciliation. We are proud of @Indigenous_cbe team members worked in friendship with others from @cityofcalgary, @CCSD_edu & more, who planned this event. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/U0cfNFymgY

This week CBE schools took part in Truth & Reconciliation Week, honouring victims & survivors of residential schools. Elder Casey Eaglespeaker asked staff, “What is something you can do?” This question reminds us that each of us plays a role in Truth and Reconciliation. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/Go62sgSXnL

RT @JohnstoneSchool: Orange shirt day assembly with a focus on belonging 🧡 #OrangeShirtDay #belonging #CBE https://t.co/X3D0d0aCjz

RT @MarionCarsonCBE: With National Truth and Reconciliation Day tomorrow, we are honouring our commitment through reflection, representation and learning. #EveryChildMatters #learningtogetherfriendsforever #WeAreCBE https://t.co/FeCnvCql1W