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October Literacy Event

Dear Parents, This month, we asked students in all grades (K-4) to tell us which author they would like to learn more about this year. We had an overwhelming number of responses! Students wrote down an author's name on a slip of paper and placed it in our red box by the office. Check out

Grade 3 Field Trip to Ralph Klein Park

Grade 3 Field Trip to Ralph Klein Park The Grade 3’s at Almadina visited a man made wetland area called Ralph Klein park this past month to study real life animal specimens and explore the wetland habitat. Students got a chance to examine animal antlers, fur hides, skulls, teeth, claws, and much more to determine

Fort Calgary National Historic Site Field Trip

This month, for their first field trip of the year, Grade 2 went to Fort Calgary National Historic Site. Students had fun handling artifacts and trying on costumes while role playing a true Calgary Herald story from the past. Students also learned to salute like the North-West Mounted Police, go on a museum scavenger hunt

CIBC Run For the Cure 2017

Almadina Mountain View Campus Staff and Joan Oria from the central office participated in this year's Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure to benefit the breast cancer cause on October 1, 2017. We ran in honor of all the incredible women in our lives who, passed away with this deadly disease and some

Beakerhead at Almadina!

In September, Mountain View's grades 1-4 and Ogden's grade 4 students were amazed and inspired by the juggler - turned scientist, Paul Issak! Paul came from an incredible Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (S.T.E.A.M.) program known as Beakerhead! Paul wowed the crowd with daring juggling feats while explaining the physics behind his

Terry Fox School Run and Fundraiser

It is an Almadina annual tradition to celebrate the legacy of hope that Terry Fox has left behind for millions of cancer patients and their families. His Marathon of Hope inspired our whole country to continue fundraising efforts devoted to cancer research. To date, over $650 million has been raised in support of this great

Terry Fox School Run and Fundraiser

It is an Almadina annual tradition to celebrate the legacy of hope that Terry Fox has left behind for millions of cancer patients and their families. His Marathon of Hope inspired our whole country to continue fundraising efforts devoted to cancer research. To date, over $650 million has been raised in support of this great