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2024 Kindergarten Open Houses

2023/24 Kindergarten Open Houses

 Alpenglow – February 28 from 6 to 7 p.m.

Kindergarten Open House at Alpenglow School

Discover the joy of learning at Alpenglow School's Kindergarten Open House on Feb. 28, from 6 to 7 p.m. This event is a window into a world where the Alberta Education curriculum harmoniously blends with Waldorf-inspired teaching and nature immersion. Families are invited to explore how Alpenglow integrates the head, hands, and heart into daily learning, offering a holistic approach to education. The open house will showcase classrooms where oral storytelling, sensory awareness games, and creative exploration in nature are everyday experiences. Attendees will meet the dedicated teachers, explore classrooms, and witness firsthand how outdoor play and skill-building activities are not just part of the curriculum but are essential in nurturing a deep connection to the natural world, themselves, and others. Join in this open house to see how Alpenglow's unique approach cultivates a lifelong love for learning, where every activity is an adventure in growth and discovery. For more details, contact Annabel Preece.

Banff Elementary School – February 29 from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m.

Discover the Journey: Banff Elementary Kindergarten Open House

Embark on an educational adventure at Banff Elementary School's (BES) Kindergarten Open House on Feb. 29, from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. This event showcases a unique approach to early learning, where children thrive in a nurturing environment that blends play, exploration, and structured learning. At BES, Kindergarten is more than just the basics; it's about setting a strong foundation for a lifetime of learning. The curriculum emphasizes outdoor play-based activities, encouraging interaction with nature to enhance learning experiences. Additionally, a strong focus on literacy and numeracy ensures children are well-prepared for their elementary years. This open house is a window into a world where belonging, being, and becoming are at the heart of education. For more information, please contact the BES team.

Elizabeth Rummel School – February 13 from 6 to 7 p.m.

Exploring Early Education: Kindergarten Open House at ERS

On Feb. 13, from 6 to 7 p.m., Elizabeth Rummel School (ERS) invites parents of prospective Kindergarten students for the 2024-2025 school year to its Kindergarten Open House. This event, held in the school library, offers a unique opportunity for parents to delve into the dual-track programs available at ERS, encompassing both English and French Immersion. The open house will feature presentations by the Kindergarten teachers, providing insights into a day in the life of a Kindergarten student at ERS. Parents will learn about the academic components of the programs and discover the various celebrations and highlights that mark the school year. This event is an invaluable chance for parents to understand the enriching educational journey that awaits their children at ERS. For more details, contact Nicole Skwara.

Exshaw School – March 7, from 6 to 7 p.m.

Discover Kindergarten at Exshaw School

Embark on an educational journey at Exshaw School's Kindergarten Open House on March 7, from 6 to 7 p.m. Led by Principal Jody Keon, this event is a golden opportunity for new registrations and families to explore the vibrant world of Kindergarten. The evening will unfold with an insightful review of the Kindergarten program, offering a glimpse into how Exshaw School nurtures young minds. Families will learn valuable tips on preparing for this exciting new chapter. The event also features light snacks and a guided tour of the school, showcasing the nurturing and stimulating learning environment. For more details, contact Jody Keon or Tegan Powell.