Principal’s Message

The girls and young women of CGS are agents of change who develop
confidence and a strong sense of self in a safe, collaborative, inquiry-based learning environment.

January 21-25, 2019

Good morning,

I’d like to send along a big congratulations to the senior basketball team for their silver medal performance on Friday at the CAAA basketball tournament. As always, they represented CGS with exemplary sportsmanship and had a very successful tournament. Playoffs are upcoming soon – good luck Griffins!

Just a reminder that this Friday, January 25th is a PD day.

CGS Week at a Glance:


  • Gladiators Fencing Club on Monday, from 3:00pm – 4:15pm.


  • Open basketball practice on Tuesday, from 11:55am – 12:45pm.
  • Debate practice on Tuesday, from 3:00pm – 4:30pm.
  • Senior basketball practice on Tuesday, from 3:15pm – 4:15pm.


  • Jazz Band rehearsal on Wednesday at 7:30am.
  • Representative from Ernest Manning High School visiting CGS on Wednesday to help grade 9 students who will be registering with Manning, from 12:00pm – 1:00pm.
  • Grade 9 (Ermter & Cox) rock climbing for PE at Calgary Climbing Centre Chinook on Wednesday, from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.
  • Dear Edwina rehearsal on Wednesday, from 3:00pm – 5:00pm.
  • Senior basketball practice on Wednesday, from 3:15pm – 4:15pm
  • Open basketball game(s) at CGS on Wednesday, at 3:30pm and 5:00pm.
  • Grade 6 Camp Chief Hector parent information meeting at CGS on Wednesday at 6:30pm.


  • Representative from Sir Winston Churchill High School visiting CGS on Thursday to help grade 9 students who will be registering with Churchill, from 11:55am – 12:45pm.
  • Grade 9 Band rehearsal on Thursday at 12:15pm.
  • Grade 7 guest speaker from representative of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan on Thursday at 12:50pm.
  •  Lakeview Concert Choir practice on Thursday, from 3:00pm – 4:15pm.
  • “Chips & Chat” alumni visit on Thursday, from 3:00pm – 4:30pm.


  •  PD day on Friday – no school for students.

Have a great week!

Oliver Fisher






Compassion • Integrity • Collaboration • Courage • Curiosity • Democracy • Diversity