News

Coronavirus

Posted on: Mar 12 2020

  Memorandum February 6, 2020 Dear Alberta school staff and parents/guardians of school children, Subject: Novel coronavirus I am writing to give you updated information on the novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)…

Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted on: Mar 3 2020

We are in the process of planning for Student Led Conferences and Parent/Teacher Conferences for Wednesday, March 18 and Thursday, March 19, 2020.  We will be using our on-line booking system again…

I'm Ready for Screens

Posted on: Mar 3 2020

Read this article for tips and strategies for using technology for fun in the early childhood. Im Ready For Screens! March 2020

How to Set-Up Account & Pay School Fees

Posted on: Mar 3 2020

For instructions on how to set up an account and pay for fieldtrips, milk cards and hot lunch online check out the following link.Set Up Account Pay School Fees Online

Book Fair

Posted on: Mar 2 2020

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please…

Bottle Drive

Posted on: Feb 12 2020

Thank you to our Parent Advisory Committee for their continuous support of our school! The Helpers at Griffiths-Scott School (HAGSS) society have planned a Bottle Drive fundraiser for Feb. 28. It will…

Toonies for Trees

Posted on: Feb 12 2020

Our UNESCO motto for the year is WE ARE COMMITTING TO TAKING A STEPTOWARDS A GREENER, HEALTHIER, MORE PEACEFUL TOMORROW. This year’sUNESCO school project is focused on the importance of trees in our…

Griffiths-Scott School Social Media Parent Presentation

Posted on: Jan 7 2020

For the most part, kids are on their own when it comes to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Snapchat and even gaming apps. Truth is, social media is now an invisible fact-of-life in most…

COBS Bread

Posted on: Jan 6 2020

An ongoing fundraiser is the Dough Raiser Program through COBS Bakery in Leduc. The PAC would like to let everyone know that if you are shopping in COBS at Leduc you just have to mention Griffiths-Scott…

2019

Christmas Giving

Posted on: Dec 20 2019

Thank you to the Griffiths-Scott School family and the community of Millet! Our annual Christmas Giving project was another huge success. We raised $800 and filled numerous bins with socks, gloves, scarves,…

Christmas Magic

Posted on: Dec 20 2019

A little Christmas magic happens every year at GSS on the day of our annual Christmas Dinner! We are so fortunate to have an amazing group of parent volunteers who prepare, cook and serve a delicious…

Christmas Dinner

Posted on: Dec 2 2019

The Griffiths -Scott Parent Advisory Committee will be organizing a Christmas Turkey Dinner for all Griffiths-Scott students and staff. The dinner will be held on Wednesday, December 18 at 12:15 at Griffiths-Scott…

Christmas Giving Project

Posted on: Dec 2 2019

  In December we continue our work as a UNESCO School at GSS with our annual Christmas Giving Project. This year we have chosen to support a local organization called Neighbours Outreach Wetaskiwin (NOW).…

Christmas Concert

Posted on: Dec 2 2019

The annual GSS Christmas Concert will be on Thursday, December 19 at 1:30 and 6:30. We invite family members to attend the time that works best for their schedules. This year students in grades K –…

School Clothing

Posted on: Nov 20 2019

Extended Deadline               Griffiths-Scott School Clothing is now available. Online orders only. No clothing will be for sale at school. https://griffiths-scott-school.myshopify.com/ Product…

Picture Retakes

Posted on: Nov 14 2019

Picture retakes are Thursday, November 21.

Milk Program

Posted on: Nov 12 2019

Milk cards for $10.00/card, and so at lunch time your child can purchase white or chocolate milk. The card is good for eleven milk cartons and the card will be hole-punched each time your child gets milk.…

Epicure Fundraiser

Posted on: Nov 4 2019

Grififths-Scott School parents have a new fundraising society called Helpers at Griffiths-Scott School or “HAGGS” which has organized the first fundraiser of the year. They are selling a selection…

Orange Shirt Day

Posted on: Oct 1 2019

On September 30 students and staff at GSS participated in Orange Shirt Day in honour of Every Child Matters.

Terry Fox Run

Posted on: Sep 30 2019

GSS students and staff participated in the Terry Fox Run on Friday, Sept. 27. Thank you to those families who contributed to our Toonies for Terry fundraiser. If you would still like to donate please…

Raise The Grade

Posted on: Sep 23 2019

RBC Raise the Grade (www.raisethegrade.ca), supported by RBC Future Launch, is a program designed to provide skills, mentors, and supports to high school students. RBC Raise the Grade helps these students…

School Messenger Text Messages

Posted on: Sep 12 2019

Recently School Messenger was switched to the Canadian version (it was previously on the US version) for Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools. As a result, all contacts who previously opted in or out…

Open House

Posted on: Sep 4 2019

All students and families are invited to attend our Open House on Thursday, September 12 at 5:00 - 6:00 pm. It's a chance to see your child's classroom, tour the school and meet the staff. We look forward…

Registration for September 2019

Posted on: Jul 1 2019

Griffiths-Scott School will be open Wednesday, August 28 for students that need to register for the 2019 -2020 school year.

School Supplies

Posted on: Jun 11 2019

School Supply Kits are available through Staples in Leduc. All kits must be ordered by July 21, 2019. Staples Letter To see individual Grade Supply Lists go to the bottom of this page and click the link…

Wellness Day

Posted on: May 31 2019

An activity for Wellness Day was painting rocks. the rocks have been placed under a tree by the front entrance of the school.

Edwin Parr Award

Posted on: May 31 2019

Congratulations Mr. Whitton

Griffin Pride Recognition Evening

Posted on: May 30 2019

Our annual Griffin Pride Recognition Evening will be held on Wednesday, June 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the gym.  Awards for for grades 5 - 8 will be handed out and we will recognize our grade 8 class before…

Fine Arts Night

Posted on: May 23 2019

Join us at Griffiths-Scott School on Wednesday, May 30 at 6:30 pm for our Fine Arts Night! The Fine Arts night includes a play, entitled "Perstephanie Goes Underground"  https://www.dramanotebook.com/ …

Valentine's Dance

Posted on: Feb 28 2019

The Valentine's Dance was a huge success. The students and staff had a great time. For more pictures check out the Photo Gallery under About.

Millet Lion's Club

Posted on: Feb 25 2019

The Millet Lion's Club made a donation of $300.00 for the "Food For Kids" program.

Boys' Basketball

Posted on: Feb 20 2019

The Griffins Boys' Basketball team battled hard and won the tournament at Pigeon Lake School this past weekend. Congratulations to the boys' for their hard work.

PINK SHIRT DAY

Posted on: Feb 18 2019

Background:   The last Wednesday of February is known as Anti-Bullying Day in Canada. It's also known as "Pink Shirt Day". Originally started as a protest against a bullying incident at a Nova Scotia…

School Dance

Posted on: Feb 13 2019

Unesco's first fundraiser will be a Valentine’s Dance for all students on the afternoon of February 14 th . We are asking students to bring a loonie or a toonie to kick start our “Let Change Flow”…

Clean Water Fund

Posted on: Feb 12 2019

The members of the UNESCO Club are proud to announce their upcomingfundraiser. The theme is, “Let Change Flow”. We hope to collect $1000.00in change and dollars by the end of May for The World Vision…

2018

Bus Lane

Posted on: Nov 16 2018

Just a reminder that the bus lane in front of GSS school is for buses only during drop off (8:00 to 8:25 a.m.) and pick up (3:30 - 3:55). These times may be extended if necessary. Thank you for helping…