SWAT

SWAT (Sansom’s Wellness Action Team) is a committee of dedicated students and staff who volunteer to provide health and wellness opportunities at Clarence Sansom. Responsible, self-directed Grade 7, 8, and 9 students are invited to be a part of this great group!

Breakfast Program

Students who participate in the Breakfast Program learn how to prepare and serve nutritionally balanced, delicious breakfasts, under the supervision of Sansom staff. Some examples of menu items include: pancakes, toast, crackers and cheese, smoothies, scrambled eggs, yogurt, and fresh fruit.

Bottle Drive, Field Trip, Garden Tower and More!

Each year, SWAT volunteers have the option to take part in a bottle drive, supervised by Sansom staff. The bottle drive is a great way to get involved in the community and raise funds for the SWAT program.

SWAT volunteers may choose to participate in a field trip to visit the Calgary Food Bank, where we will tour the facility and volunteer with Food Bank staff.

Clarence Sansom has a new Garden Tower! SWAT volunteers can sign up to learn about how the Tower works, and help cultivate vegetables and herbs for use around the school.

Throughout the year, there will be many more opportunities to help improve the health and wellness of our school community. Some examples of SWAT initiatives include Fit Club, and projects around Anti-Bullying Week, and Mental Health Awareness Week.

We are looking forward to a fun and healthy year ahead! If you or your parents have any questions, please contact Mrs. Dhaliwal at 403-777-7700.

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With open hearts, it is our honor to recognize #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay with this pledge to the TRC Calls to Action. Sansom is committed to do the work so we can all walk together. @Indigenous_cbe @Area4CBE #WeAreCBE https://t.co/LLOJuFEWlV

Thanks to Cree drummer, singer, and storyteller David McGilvery for sharing his talents with us on #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay #WeAreCBE https://t.co/mv5TpHV0uk

Today we celebrated #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay With thanks to photography 7 & 8 students for capturing the photos of the land where we gather #WeAreCBE https://t.co/mMfiy6ilaf

So proud of all of our Scorpions who represented Sansom at today’s cold and windy 2022 track meet! https://t.co/g9fP3mJdsI

RT @MN_Hopkins: We had the honour and pleasure of hosting our MP @jasrajshallan today @clarencesansom with our grade 9 social studies classes. Thanks to @CIVIX_Canada for helping arrange this #RepDay experience. Nice to be back to in-person gatherings and bringing parliament alive for our youth! https://t.co/ovoyJRseYn