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School Buses Running Today: Friday, February 9th


The heavy snow warning has been lifted and our buses will back on the roads today. Please make sure your child is wearing winter clothing as it continues to be cold out there. Due to icy intersections, there could be service delays.

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School Buses Cancelled February 8th


Due to snow and icy roads, regular morning and afternoon school bus service is cancelled today: Thursday, February 8th. Third Academy is open and teachers are available for students who can be transported both ways by parents. We apologize for the inconvenience. At this time conditions look more favorable for Friday, February 9th. For more […]

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Skills Canada Alberta Cardboard Boat Race


Third Academy’s High School students enjoy competing in Skills Canada Alberta Cardboard Boat Race. Teams are provided with cardboard, duct tape, and few other pieces of material and must design, build, and attempt to float a boat across SAIT’s swimming pool. While few teams actually succeed, everyone has a lot of fun! Hundreds of students […]

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Therapeutic Horse Riding


Visitors to Third Academy are often surprised to see therapeutic or support animals in our school. Unless allergies present a problem, approved animals are welcome to visit Third Academy and interact with the children. This year students in our Elementary 4 (E4) Classroom have the opportunity to participate in an eight-week therapeutic horse program. Through […]

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Gala Organization Meeting


Our Gala organizing meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday January 16th at 7:00 pm. We encourage you to arrive at the school at 6:30 pm as we will be holding our PAC meeting immediately before the Gala meeting. We’d like all Third Academy parents and guardians to attend this important meeting. Funds raised during our […]

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Buses Cancelled Thursday 11 Jan 2018


Due to the extreme cold temperatures today, Third Academy school buses will not be operating on 11 January 2018. The school remains open. Parents that can safely bring their children to and from school are encouraged to do so.  

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Annual Christmas Concert


THIRD ACADEMY PROUDLY PRESENTS “The History and Improbable History of Canada” 13 December 2017 6:30 pm Cast Members to arrive at 6:00 pm All other participants to arrive at 6:15 pm Clothing Requirements: E1 and E2 to be in FULL uniform. E3, E4, Junior High, and Senior High to wear RED shirts (no images) and […]

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Parent-Teacher Interviews


Parent-Teacher Interviews will be held on Wednesday, November 22nd. Call or email Renee at the office to schedule your meeting.

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Pink Shirt Days at Third Academy


Take a stand against bullying by wearing a pink shirt! While Canada’s next official pink shirt day is  Wednesday, February 28, 2018, beginning on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, every Wednesday is Pink Shirt Day at Third Academy for the 2017-2018 School Year. There are a lot of ways for our students and staff to get a […]

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Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday Morning


Set your clocks back Saturday night before going to be and enjoy an extra hour of sleep Sunday morning!

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