News

Kindergarten Registration

Posted on February 1 2021

We are now accepting Kindergarten Registrations for 2021-2022. To be eligible to attend Kindergarten children must be five years of age by December 31, 2021.You will need to complete the school's online…

PINK SHIRT DAY

Posted on January 31 2021

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…

COVID - 19 WRPS Information

Posted on January 29 2021

Guidance for Parents of Children Attending School Daily Health Checklist Before Leaving Home COVID -19 Guidelines for Parents with Children in School Responding to Symptoms WRPS Supplemental Guide WRPS…

Education is the key to a brighter future

Posted on January 28 2021

Saving for your child's future. Come out to start your no cost, no fee RESP and to request your child's Canada Learning Bond. Education is the key to a brighter future

2020

Online Learning For Grades 7 & 8

Posted on November 27 2020

Please read the attached document regarding Online Learning For Grades 7 & 8 starting Monday, November 30, 2020. Online Learning For Grades 7 & 8. The document is to provide information about the structure…

Fizzy Funtastics

Posted on November 27 2020

This year we have partnered with Fizzy Funtastics to help you get your Christmas shopping completed. This company sells DIY kits for Bath Bombs, Soaps and Lip Balms, whether you keep the kit for yourself…

Distancing Diamond Project

Posted on November 10 2020

The WRPS Wellness Support Team, in conjunction with the Millet Healthy Communities Initiative, helped with the design and launching of the Distancing Diamond Project that opened last week. The Distancing…

School Clothing

Posted on November 3 2020

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 Specifications and sizing charts are…

Picture Retakes

Posted on October 5 2020

You will receive a proof picture in about a week or so. The proofs will be senthome with your children when they arrive at school. Then you will do all orders online andnothing is returned to school.…

Terry Fox Run

Posted on September 9 2020

Griffiths-Scott School will be participating in this year’s 40th Anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope on Friday, September 25th. Each class will be doing their run separately. Due to COVID-19…

Orange Shirt Day

Posted on September 9 2020

On September 29 students and staff at GSS will participate in Orange Shirt Day in honour of Every Child Matters.

Picture Day

Posted on September 8 2020

Picture Day for students is Wednesday, September 30, 2020.  

Contact Information

Posted on September 7 2020

Do we have your most recent updated contact information? It is important that we have your up-to-date contact information so that we can reach you if your child is sick at school. Please make sure that…

Library Book Return

Posted on September 4 2020

Don't forget to return all your library books. There is a drop box in front of the school that the books can be placed in or students can put them in the bin by the library.  If you are not sure what…

Coronavirus

Posted on March 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)…

I'm Ready for Screens

Posted on March 3 2020

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

2019

School Messenger Text Messages

Posted on September 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…

Millet Lion's Club

Posted on February 25 2019

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

2018

Bus Lane

Posted on November 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…