Attendance

Attendance Line: 403-777-6210 ext. 1.

Please phone the above attendance line at any time if your child is going to be late or absent from school. Leave the student’s name, grade and teacher and the time and reason they will be late. If we have not heard from you, then we must try and find the student’s whereabouts. The office staff will then phone you or your emergency contacts. 

Punctuality

Students are expected to arrive on time for school. If your child is late, they must come directly to the office to receive a late slip before proceeding to their class. As a character school, we teach children about respect and believe punctuality is one way to show respect. Arriving late is disruptive to the flow of a lesson and latecomers miss valuable learning opportunities.

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​​Attendance in MyCBE

Our student information system, MyCBE provides parents, guardians 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.. 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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