Attendance

Attendance Line: 403-777-8650 ext. 1

Please call the attendance line to advise of all student absences. 

Parents are required by legislation to advise the school of the reason for absence. We will call to inquire about any unaccounted absences. If sending someone else to pick up your child(ren), please let us know in writing, if possible.

Sign-Out Procedures for Students Leaving School

Students need written permission to leave the school premises during school hours, including at noon if they are in the lunchroom full-time. They must be supervised by an adult who should stop in at the school office to sign them out.

Student supervision begins at 7:55 AM and therefore, they should not arrive prior to this time.

For further information please visit our Security page. 

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Attendance in MyCBE / PowerSchool

Our student information system, MyCBE / PowerSchool provides parents and students with access to detailed attendance information. For help creating an account or signing in, please visit Technical Support for Students & Parents.

Attendance records are available in Grades and Attendance or Attendance History. Common attendance codes are:

  • (_) =Present
  • A = Absent
  • L = Late
  • IL = Illness
  • AP = Absent - Parent Called
  • LVE = Leave Early
  • MA = Appointment

A legend of all the attendance codes are available at the bottom of the attendance charts in PowerSchool. To discuss any discrepancies, please contact the school office.

Attendance Expectations at the CBE

We believe there is a strong correlation between attendance and effective education. The CBE Administrative Regulation 6020 - Attendance of Students​ regulation applies to all of our students, and outlines the responsibilities for students, parents and school staff.​​​​​​​​

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