schools cecilswanson cecilswanson 373 373

Search Me 123

News Channel
spotlight iamge
Update On Positive Case Notifications
spotlight iamge
Lunch Supervision Registration
spotlight iamge
Vaccination Requirement for Employees, Partners, Volunteers
spotlight iamge
World Teachers' Day | Oct. 5, 2021
  • Update On Positive Case Notifications

  • Lunch Supervision Registration

  • Vaccination Requirement for Employees, Partners, Volunteers

  • World Teachers' Day | Oct. 5, 2021

Dates to Remember

logo

Principal's Message

It Was a Year Like No Other

​ “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Roosevelt
It was a year like no other as we all pushed through and perservered through this Pandemic. Thank you to the parents/guardians, teachers, staff and students for having patience and understanding as we worked through the uncertainties of what this school year brought us. As teachers and students wind down for another school year, I am amazed at the learning opportunities that our students have experienced over the past nine months. The support of School Council and the support from many of you have given our children experiences that they will never forget.
Our Grade 6students are getting excited about finishing up their final month with us.
In June, teachers will begin to prepare class lists for next year. Our classroom placement process is very thoughtful, and staff members consider many factors before using their professional judgement to build classrooms that best meet student needs. To foster quality teaching and learning environments, we create classrooms with: A heterogeneous mix of students (achievement, citizenship and personal development), gender balance, a balance of children requiring additional support (i.e. special learning needs, English Language Learners, etc.) and positive social relationships for each child.
Occasionally, parents wish to provide additional information to us to consider during our placement process. If you have information that you believe is crucial to the learning needs of your child, I ask that you provide this information to myself, Mr. Adam Topp, in writing, by June 10th, 2021. Class placements will not always change as a result of this information, but they will always reflect our sincere interest in creating the best learning environment for all students.
At the end of the school year we will say good-bye to Mr. Barteski and Mrs. Harper, who will be moving onto another school for the 2021-2022 school year. It has been a pleasure having them teach at Cecil Swanson and we wish them the best in their new school. You will be missed.
As the weather gets warmer, we sometimes see students who are dressed more for the beach than for school. Please remember that students are expected to dress modestly (no short shorts, extra short skirts, bare tummies or tops that do not cover the shoulders). Students still require proper foot wear for physical education. If your child is inappropriately dressed, we may phone you to bring other clothes or we may provide a shirt to cover up.
We can’t thank you enough for your continued support and good will. We feel very fortunate to work with parents who are so deeply committed to supporting their children’s learning. Bouquets to you for modeling respect, responsibility, safety and kindness to our children.
As we wind down to the end of June, we hope you and your family will have the opportunity to enjoy some lovely evenings together and we wish you all a safe and happy summer. The first day of school for the 2021/2022 school year will be Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Sincerely,
Adam Topp, Principal Joan Murtagh, Assistant Principal

Read More

Follow Us

RT @NickleCBE: Environmental Stewardship students are as busy as ever learning to grow plants from cuttings and runners, as well as setting up our tower gardens... looking forward to the first harvest soon! #WeAreCBE @NickleParents https://t.co/gnUFBCBPXw

RT @WesternRedhawks: Vienna E in grade 10 has been doing a research assignment in her class studying the significance of Indigenous community leaders. In this work she pays tribute to indigenous artist Daphne Ojig. @Indigenous_cbe #worldview #goodforall #wearecbe https://t.co/5CXYE0U3Z3

RT @RIDparkschool: Kindergarten creating beautiful fall foliage for everyone to enjoy #hellofall #autumnvibes #SweaterWeather #WeAreRideau https://t.co/2ARD9t7dR6

RT @SunnysideCBE: Take Me Outside Day at Sunnyside School. Whole-school circle. We are connected to each other, our community and our land! #CBEIndigenousEd #TakeMeOutsideDay https://t.co/JivHwLSntw

RT @gale_school: Gone fishing! Check out the mixed media work completed by our grade 6 students. #WeAreCBE https://t.co/qxqBhb45UU

Current Calgary Weather

weather icon 7.7°C
  • Conditions: Light Rain
  • Wind: NNE 9 km/h
  • Wind Chill:

Student Showcase

CBE Feature Video Watch Video
Braille Challenge View Slideshow
Iron Chef Open House Watch Video
View All Showcases
images description

Cecil Swanson School

4820 Rundlewood Dr NE Calgary, AB, T1Y 5V9
View Map

School Contacts

Principal
Adam Topp
Assistant Principal
Joan Murtagh
Education Director
Calvin Davies
Trustee
Marilyn Dennis

School Information

Grades
K-06
Enrolment
390
Programs
Exceptional/Complex Needs Regular
More Information

School Hours

Morning Start
8:10 AM
Dismissal
2:40 PM
More Information
GO
Back to top