Black Diamond / Turner Valley

#44 Dave Gant
On time
Updated: May 3 at 8:02 AM
#45 Gerald Skandrup
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#46 Steve Buckingham
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#48 Nicole Robertson
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Updated: Jun 17 at 3:52 PM
#65 Christina Weir
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Updated: Jun 7 at 10:20 AM
#73 Dave Kilby
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Blackie

#10 Sherry Top
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#11 Brian Flegal
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#12 Jo-Anne Jones
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Updated: Apr 22 at 1:13 PM
#13 Deb Ostercamp
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Updated: May 27 at 7:00 AM
#15 Margaret Lindsay
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Cayley

#07 Meghan McLean
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#61 Lisa French
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#74 John Arruda
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Heritage Heights

#14 Rose Zieverink
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#16 Scott Ashton
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#18 Debra Dueck
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Updated: Jun 9 at 8:55 AM
#22 Brenda Merkley
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#25 Barb Callister
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#28 Kim Hartwick
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Updated: Jun 3 at 12:10 PM
#29 Shawna Miller
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#30 Laurie Irving
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#49 Denise Ellsworth
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#75 Colin Brown
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High River

#1 Bent Thomsen
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#17 Carrie Irwin
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#2 Amanda Thornhill
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#3 Jenny Malin
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#5 Candace Bergen
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#601 Kathy McCaughan
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#602 Merle Fairfield
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#603 Shirley Bishop
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#66 Lorraine Clark
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#81 Heather Coonfer
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#9 Margaret Hooper
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Longview

#62 Eugene Bleau
Not Running
Route 62 - Longview / Eden Valley area is NOT running am or pm on Thursday June 24th. Thank you, Transportation Services
Updated: Jun 24 at 7:04 AM
#63 Maureen Parker
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#64 Marina Knowles
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#65 Christina Weir
On time
Updated: Jun 7 at 10:20 AM

Millarville

#37 Gerald Pfeil
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#38 Wendy Arkes
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#40 Lisa Willis
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#42 Liska Sorge
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Updated: Jun 9 at 8:56 AM
#43 Andrea Josefick
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#51 Brian Mutschler
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Okotoks

#19 Susan Malin
On time
Route 19 is back in place as of 18 June 2021 Thank you, Transportation Services
Updated: Jun 17 at 3:50 PM
#20 Shelly Bourassa
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#21 Josee Bouchard
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#23 Ron Christiansen
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#26 Christine Geers
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#31 Howard Young
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Updated: May 31 at 12:03 PM
#33 Suzanne Swienink
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Updated: Jun 1 at 9:18 AM
#35 Arlene Howard
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#53 Gord Campbell
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#60 Velma Warring
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#70 Karen Tavares
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#77 Mark Wellington
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#79 Shelley van den Bos
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#80 Heather Molyneux
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#801 Cheryl McMillan
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#802 Svetlana Koroleva
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#803 Missy McDonald
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#804 Bonnie Paget
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#805 Trent Prestie
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Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#806 Kerry Sill
On time
Updated: Apr 26 at 6:19 AM
#807 Claude Giguere
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

Red Deer Lake

#50 Teresa Deacon
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#54 Cindy Wimmenhove
On time
Updated: May 26 at 9:27 AM
#55 Carrie Cope
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#58 Russ Wright
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#71 Jill Oliver
On time
Updated: Jun 3 at 12:12 PM
#72 Gail Stumpf
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM
#76 Diane Hartsook
On time
Updated: Mar 29 at 12:50 PM

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Prevent the Summer Slide

Summer break is here!

Although it’s a time to relax and rejuvenate, it can also be a time of summer slide. Studies show that when away from school, students lose significant math and reading skills over the summer break (up to three months worth, which accumulates year after year) . Though students deserve a holiday, learning should not stop when on vacation.

 

Throughout the school year students have reflected on how they hope to grow as learners. Many students have indicated that they want to work on developing their English Language Arts skills. Summer is a great time to read for pleasure so your teen may want to sign up for Scholastic’s Summer Reading Challenge or checkout the Sheep River Library’s Summer Reading Club or Teen Zone. There is also a free audiobook site for teens called Sync or free podcasts which might be a nice alternative for long car rides. Another idea, Harvard’s Family Dinner Project promotes “food fun and conversation” and they offer lots of ideas for engaging family fun at home. Our favorites are the Alphabet and  Food Poetry games.

 

Additionally, many students want to improve their Mathematics skills. Because summer Math loss is also a concern, we hope that parents will consider integrating/practicing math skills over the summer.  Look for opportunities to bring math into daily conversations with simple activities:

  • Kilometers per hour and how long it will take to get somewhere
  • Counting and sorting – count and sort as many things as you can
  • While shopping – which costs less per unit?, how much do we need to buy?
  • Baking and cooking – fractions, reasoning, measuring
  • Birthday parties – if we add two more children, how many will we have in total?
  • I see two deer on the right and four deer on the left side of the road, how many deer in total?
  • Play board games that use money or dice or cards
  • Do puzzles
  • Plan a garden or paint a room

There are also several math apps, math puzzles/challenges, etcfor children who would like to increase their mathematical confidence.

 

Have a wonderful, relaxing summer break. Be sure to read fun and interesting things everyday!