October 2022 GATE Newsletter

Parent Education Survey We are planning an education session for GATE parents. Please help us by telling us what you are interested in!Fill out this 1 minute survey on possible topics GATE CASINO FUNDRAISING One night of volunteering can make a difference! In 2018-2021, GATE Parents raised over $120,000 through Casino Fundraising. Most parents volunteered only one …

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Stars for Scholarly Youth

CURIOUS ABOUT UNIVERSITY LIFE? Be a Mentee with our GATE Mentorship Program What is this program? Our program pairs University of Calgary students with YOU! to help you gain insight into your preferred degree and career path. You’ll also better understand the university experience, and can talk about life and your interests. About Us We …

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September 2022 GATE Newsletter

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The 2022 AGM will be held on Tuesday September 20th at 7:00 pm. Please join this virtual meeting to discuss: Fundraising for the 2022-2023 School Year Use of fundraising dollars  Volunteer opportunities for 2022-2023 School Year Status of GATE program within CBE Did You Know….. GATE Parents have raised over¬†$120,000¬†through Casino …

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Keep calm and order chocolate

Purdys Fundraiser 2021

The GPA and Louis Riel School Council Purdy’s fundraiser has been very successful in the past and we’re doing it again! Purdys has perfect stocking stuffers and hostess gifts for the holiday season! CLICK HERE FOR PURDY’S CATALOGUE REGISTER The funds earned from this fundraiser go to cover classroom supports and items that cannot be …

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Casino Fundraiser

Signup Here Volunteers Needed! October 28/29, 2021 (Thur/Fri) at Elbow River Casino Want to help raise A LOT of money in a short time? Did you know that the casino fundraiser generally provides $65,000-$85,000 in funds for our GATE schools over a two-year period? JOIN US at Elbow River Casino October 28/29!! Please sign up below for …

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Happy Fall!

Meet your new Executive! Call for volunteers Casino Fundraiser – We need YOUR help! Alberta Health Services Information Sessions Indigo Gift Cards – Books and Fall…a perfect pairing! And more… Meet your New GPA! Executive The GPA held its Annual General Meeting on September 21, 2021. It was a voting year, and here are the …

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Welcome Back!

What’s Inside? A Message from Your GPA Executive Notice of Annual General Meeting (AGM)  Casino Information And more… A Message from Your GPA Executive Welcome back, and a warm welcome also to all of our new GATE families! While it’s hard to say goodbye to lazy summer days, we’re excited about what the next year …

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Last update before the summer! 2021

It’s time for summer! Thank-you! GPA Updates Fundraising News Alberta Health CES Class News Helpful Links Thank you As we come to the end of another school year, and the most challenging one yet, we would like to thank our GATE teachers and school administrators for their hard work and resilience in meeting our students’ …

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June News

What’s Inside? General Meeting Fundraising News Alberta Health CES Class Offerings Helpful Links GM / Education SessionOur General Meeting took place Thursday, June 10th at 6:30 pm. Link to meeting minutes here! Presentation by Laurie Alisat, PhD COVID-19: What do our gifted kids need? Fundraising News We currently have one ongoing fundraiser, which is our Indigo Fundraiser. …

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How can we help you?

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