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Sheldon Coates 2020-2021 School Re-Entry Plan

Posted on August 23 2020

Dear Sheldon Coates Elementary School Community, In preparation for the 2020-2021 school year, we are implementing health measures and safety protocols designed to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 transmission…


Updated AHS Daily Screening Questionnaire

Posted on November 1 2020

Parents, students and school staff must review the self-screening questionnaire each day before going to a school building.     

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year!

Posted on August 25 2020

Please follow this link to a newsletter with details about re-entry and other important information.

Register for Junior Kindergarten Today!

Posted on August 22 2020

Register online at https://gypsd.ca/parents-students/registration 

Online ordering for school supplies is back!

Posted on June 23 2020

Online ordering for school supplies is back!To place your online order:• Go to www.write-on.ca• Click on “PARENTS – Order Here”• School Name: Sheldon Coates Elementary School• Choose your…

Register for Junior Kindergarten Today!

Posted on June 11 2020

Students - Thank you for all of your hard work!

Posted on June 5 2020

Just over 2 weeks of classes until Summer Break. Sheldon Coates students are working hard at home - reading, writing, building, and creating.

K-9 Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting Update

Posted on May 12 2020

Please see attachment for more information about assessment, evaluation, and reporting for Sheldon Coates School during the COVID-19 pandemic K-9 Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting Update

Nutrition for All in Grande Cache

Posted on April 8 2020

Grande Yellowhead Public School Division knows that all children attending school in Grande Cache were receiving nutrition support while they were in our schools. That support will continue in a new way.…

March 30th Letter for Sheldon Coates Families

Posted on April 1 2020

Please view link below to read the most recent update from Superintendent Lewis: March 30 Letter to Parents from Superintendent Lewis

A Letter From Superintendent Lewis

Posted on March 18 2020

Parent Letter March 18

Letter from School Board Chair Brenda Rosadiuk and…

Posted on March 15 2020

Dear Parents/Caregivers of GYPSD Students:As of this afternoon, March 15, 2020, the Chief Medical Officer of Alberta has directed the cancellation of classes in k-12 and post-secondary institutions. All…

March Newsletter

Posted on March 1 2020

Check out this month's newsletter here. 

Kindergarten and Pre-K Information Nights

Posted on February 26 2020

We invite all families with children who will be attending kindergarten in the Fall to join us for our Kindergarten Information Night from 6-7 pm on March 17, 2020. As well, for all 3 and 4 year olds…

January 2020 Newsletter

Posted on January 6 2020

Welcome back to school! Check out this month's newsletter here: January 2020 Newsletter


Outdoor Learning - Merry Christmas!

Posted on December 14 2019

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.... in the forest! The grade 1s were busy this afternoon decorating the forest during outdoor learning; what a beautiful day!

December Newsletter

Posted on December 1 2019

Please find our December newsletter here: https://www.smore.com/92x6f 

A Magical Performance!

Posted on November 20 2019

On Wednesday we enjoyed an exciting and engaging performance from Steve Harmer from Motivational Magic! Through magic, the students learnt about the 7 Cs to being Resilient and Brilliant. Find out more…

Let it snow!

Posted on September 27 2019

Sheldon Coates students are enjoying the first snowfall of the school year. Outdoor learning and recess just got more exciting!

Pirate Day

Posted on September 20 2019

Pirate Day on Sept. 19 was a hit! Students had fun dressing up and participating in pirate activities in their classroom. Even our preschool students got on board and dressed up!