Alwin Holland Elementary School

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Soccer Tournaments at Alwin Holland

Thursday, 29. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

We are excited to be hosting the boys’ and the girls’ soccer tournaments at Alwin Holland on Friday, September 30th and Saturday, October 1st. The senior boys will play on Friday at 3:00, 4:00, and 5:00pm with a final at 6:10pm.

Our girls’ team will play on Saturday at 9:30, 10:30, and 11:30am. There will be a final at 12:15pm for the top 2 teams.

We are hoping that the forecast for the weather is a day or two off so that both teams will be able to play their final games of the season.

Open House

Tuesday, 27. September 2016 by Janet Haley

We are delighted to be hosting an Open House at school on

Monday 3rd October from 6pm until 7:30pm.
This is a chance for you to visit your children’s classrooms and meet their teachers.

From 7 to  7:30 we are also inviting you to learn about our school plan for the year. It is important for us that you know what we are focussing on.

It will be posted in the gym and we are hoping that you will share your responses and suggestions with us.

Come and join us for a great evening!

Canteen Menu for Sept 26-30th

Sunday, 25. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

No school for students Friday, September 23rd

Tuesday, 20. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

Just a reminder that there is no school for students on Friday, September 23rd as the staff will be working on the school plan.

Cross Country Running begins Wednesday, September 21st

Tuesday, 20. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

Good luck to our 30 cross country runners that will be participating in the first run tomorrow afternoon at Lone Wolf.

Soccer Begins Today at Alwin Holland

Tuesday, 20. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

We are excited to be hosting both the girls’ and the boys’ ‘A’ soccer leagues at Alwin Holland. Girls will play on Sept 20th and 27th and the Boys ‘A’ teams will play on Sept 22 and 29th. The Boys’ ‘B’ teams will be playing at Dr. Kearney school on the 20th and the 27th.

The Boys’ ‘A’ tournament will be held here on Friday, September 30th from 3pm until finished. As well, the Girls’ ‘A’ and Boys ‘B’ teams will have their tournament here on Saturday, October 1st from 9- until finished.

PAC Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 29th

Tuesday, 13. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

Please join us at the first PAC meeting on Thursday, Sept. 29th at 7:00pm in the library. All parents are welcome!

First Full Day of Kindergarten Tomorrow

Tuesday, 13. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

It was exciting to have our new kindergarten students join us for most of the day today and will have their first full day tomorrow. Welcome to the Alwin Holland Community.

Welcome to Alwin Holland

Tuesday, 13. September 2016 by Shawna Hartman

We had a wonderful celebration with a number of special guests at our Welcome to Alwin Holland assembly on Monday, September 12th. We were treated to some drumming, dancing, and bannock.













Welcome back!

Friday, 02. September 2016 by Janet Haley

Welcome back to a new school year. We are very excited to be at the beginning of another great learning journey with your children.

New Staff;

We are delighted to welcome the following new staff to our Alwin Holland family

  • Ms Morrison- Learning Assistance Teacher
  • Ms Hedges- Primary Class Teacher
  • Mrs Turner-London- Intermediate Class Teacher
  • Ms Clarke- Elementary School Counsellor
  • Mrs Haley- Principal


Schedule for the first week;

  • Tuesday, 6th September, Grades 1-6 attend 8:50 am- 10:45 am returning to last year’s classroom.
  • Wednesday to Friday, Grades 1-6 attend 8:50- 2:45
  • Grades 1-6 will be in their new classes by the end of the week.


  • Kindergarten students only. K students have visits on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th. Please see the letter you received at WTK orientation in June for which session applies to you. On Tuesday 13th, K students attend from 9:15 until 1pm (including lunch). On Wednesday 14th, K students attend from 8:50 until 2:45.


School supplies

  • Please do not send anything straight away. Our school has ordered supplies for your children (see “Fees”) below.

Fees will be collected from Monday 12th September.

  • The cost is $55 if you want to buy school supplies, purchased for you by the school, or $25 if you are buying your own supplies.
  • The $25 pays for an agenda and cultural events throughout the year.


  • Please provide inside shoes
  • Feel free to join in our morning run/walk at the start of the day (weather permitting)

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