School News

R.F. Staples Junior High Options 2019 – 2020

June 17th, 2019

R.F. Staples has made some changes to Junior High options for next year. The ideas that guided decisions are presented below.  Changes have also been made to the timetable to ensure that students have balance between academics and options. The change will accommodate daily math instruction that is part of the numeracy strategy. The changes […]

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Provincial Athletes

June 7th, 2019

We have 4 athletes competing in Provincial track competition in Calgary this weekend:  Hailey Verbeek, Jasmine Verbeek, Jessica Woynorowski and Michael Davie.  Despite the miserable weather today, our athletes have done well in their events thus far.  Congratulations to Jessica Woynorowski and Hailey Verbeek for placing 4th and 7th in the province respectively in shot […]

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Grade 6 Parent Information Night-June 18

June 5th, 2019

RF Staples would like to invite all current Grade 6 students and parents to an information night on June 18 at 7:00 at the CATS Theatre. If you are unable to attend, the same information will be covered at our Open House on September 5th. Coffee and doughnuts will be provided.

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Grade 9 Farewell

May 28th, 2019

RF Staples will be celebrating the completion of grade 9 with a breakfast on June 5 at 8:15 am in the cafeteria.  A short program will follow at 9:15 am in the theatre.  Parents of grade 9 students are invited to join us for this celebration.

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K & E Information Evening

May 10th, 2019

RF Staples will be holding a K & E information session on May 22 from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm in room 37.  This session is for parents and students that are new to the K & E program for the 2019/2020 school year.  Mr. Fagnan and Mrs. Egert will be the presenters.

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Mental Health Matters presentation-May 22

May 7th, 2019

R.F. Staples is building a community based group that supports parents of children working through mental health challenges. With the support of the Soul Sisters, we offered our first group “Mental Health Matters” information session on April 24. We would like to make this a monthly event, with presenters from different stakeholder groups each month. […]

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Mini Reports

May 1st, 2019

Mini reports will be going home from all classes (junior and senior high) next week, May 6-10.  Please watch for them and ask your child if you don’t receive them.

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Resilience Movie-May 7

May 1st, 2019

Rural Kids Matter and Early Childhood Development Support Services present the documentary movie screening,‘ Resilience, The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope’. The documentary chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease.    Please […]

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Thought Exchange

April 29th, 2019

Parents/Guardians, Students, Staff and Community, We need your input to help R.F. Staples Secondary School make informed decisions regarding cell phones at school. To gather your feedback, we’re using a tool called Thoughtexchange. All of our voices matter, so your participation is crucial and valued. https://my.thoughtexchange.com/#823163102 You’ll be asked to respond to one open-ended question, consider and […]

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