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Welcome Back! September 2019 News

What’s Inside? A Message from Your GPA Executive Notice of Annual General Meeting (AGM) PLUS a Special Parent Education Session Purdys Fundraiser And more… A Message from Your GPA Executive Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! We hope you all had a wonderful summer. We are looking forward to reconnecting with all of our GATE families. We …

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Notice of AGM & Laurie Alisat Presentation – Tuesday, September 24, 2019 6:30pm

Notice to GPA Members of Annual General Meeting Join us for our AGM and an Expert Session by gifted educator, Dr. Laurie Alisat “Executive Functioning — Getting it together for work, play, and living” You spoke and we listened! Many of you find that your gifted children struggle with executive functioning. Join us for this special …

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General Meeting – Sept 10, 2019 8pm

Notice to GPA Members of General Meeting Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019Time: 8:00 – 8:30 pmLocation:   LOUIS RIEL SCHOOL, CTF ROOM   9632 Oakfield Dr. SW Please join us as we discuss current and new business, as well as ways you can help. We are looking for people to join our team. We have a few open …

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Business Meeting – June 5, 2019

Notice to GPA Members of Regular Business Meeting Please join us as we discuss the current and future business of the GATE Parent Association. Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019Time: 7:30 – 8:00 pmPlace: Louis Riel School, CTF Lab, 9632 Oakfield Dr SW NOTE: If you have a child in GATE, you are a member of the …

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April 2019 Meeting – CANCELLED

CANCELLED – Business Meeting April 29 CANCELLED Attention GATE Parent Association Members, PLEASE NOTE: We’ve had to cancel our upcoming regular business meeting due to unforeseen circumstances. The meeting originally scheduled to take place on Monday, April 29, at 7:30 pm, at Louis Riel School, has been cancelled. We will update our membership as soon as we have …

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Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners

GPA Parent Education Event Date: February 5, 2019 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Location: Henry Wise Wood School, Courtyard, 910 75th Ave SW Developing a Growth Mindset in Gifted Learners with Kimberly Eckert, Registered Psychologist and Executive Director of Eckert Psychology & Education Centre Research has demonstrated that the way children think about grades, mistakes, risks, …

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November 2018 Newsletter

Happy Holidays from your GATE Parent Association! President’s Message 2018 has been an exciting and busy year for the GATE Parent Association (GPA) and our families. We have made many new friends and continued to build strong relationships with those we know. We would like to thank each of you for your help and attendance …

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GATE Information Night

Upcoming GATE Information Night for Parents Dec. 4, 2018 at 6:30 p.m Lord Shaughnessy High School 2336 – 53 Ave. S.W.   Learn about GATE Specialized Classes Parents are invited to learn about the Gifted and Talented Education specialized classes offered in the Calgary Board of Education. This evening is for families whose child has …

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Welcome Back!

Welcome Back! We hope you all enjoyed the summer break. We are excited to welcome back all of our new and returning GATE families. – If you’re new to GATE and looking to connect with other GATE families, be sure to attend our events – Upcoming Events Annual General Meeting PLUS a special presentation: “GATE …

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June 2018 Newsletter

It’s been a busy year for your GATE Parent Association. With your support we have had many successful events. Our first meeting of the GATE Parent Association (GPA) was a FAMILY event held on September 26, 2017 at Queen Elizabeth High School. This was a combo event that included a speaker presentation along with our Annual …

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