James students and families,
are nearing the end of ongoing learning for this semester. I understand that
this has been a shift for many families, and we appreciate the effort, energy
and communication so many students and families have had with us about their
experiences. Our staff at Jack James has also experienced quite the learning
curve with the transition to online teaching over the past few months, however
are using this opportunity to create meaningful and engaging videos and lessons
online that can enhance their programs moving forward.
have no information to share yet about the return to school or September
start-up. I will send communication home at the end of June, as well as in Aug,
with the most current information we have. Decisions regarding the return to
classes will be communicated after the CBE receives direction from Alberta
Health Services and the Alberta Government.
would share with you the following upcoming dates and updates for our Jack
June 12th – This is the last day of “classes” for ongoing
learning. No new assignments will be given for assessment. Students
are requested to hand any outstanding work to be assessed for their
final report card mark.
drop-off & pick-up : Our office hours are Mon-Thurs 9:00
am to 3:00 pm, & Fri 9:00-1:00.
June 16-25th –
Return of borrowed CBE laptops & chargers. If you
prefer to return the laptops earlier than June 16, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a time.
Pickup of personal
items during office hours:
items – bagged for pick up in main office
- Students nominated for
course award recognition will be given a certificate – an
email will be sent home to award recipients in early June
- Graduation folder and commemorative gift for Grade
of IPPs. IPPs will be available for pick-up at the Main Office.
22nd - Official report cards are available for
viewing at MyCBE/Powerschool - https://sis.cbe.ab.ca/public/home.html
If you would like a printed copy, please
contact the Main Office.
26th - This
is the last day of classes for PLP.
June 29th – This is for Mark Appeals - all teachers are available from
8:00 a.m. to noon via email, telephone or Skype for
discussion regarding your student’s final mark in a course.
delivery has been delayed due to Covid-19 and will be available for pick-up and
additional orders in September.
you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to me.