(NEW to CES ONLY) Registration

Posted on: May 9 2023

Kindergarten Registration: Kindergarten (ECS) registration is being taken online through the CES website for the 2023-2024 school year.  Children who are 5 years of age or who will be 5 years of age…

Side By Side Parent & Child reading Strategies

Posted on: May 9 2023

Check out the linked document on how to read with your children at home.

Hats on for Mental Health

Posted on: Apr 26 2023

Wear your hats to school on Wednesday, May 3 and show your support for good Mental Health.

Hiway Clean Up - Saturday May 6, 2023

Posted on: Apr 3 2023

HIGHWAY CLEAN-UP Your HELP is needed Highway Clean-up Fundraiser Saturday, May 6 – 7:00 AM-1:00 PM 30+ Volunteers Needed; students ages 9+ can help too with a parent. Help us raise $3700.00 in just…


Posted on: Mar 6 2023

Don't miss out on the best bacon in the South! Help CES fundraise for the students and staff. Follow this link to place your order.   Order deadline is March 27th @ 11PM

CES Scholastic Book Fair

Posted on: Mar 1 2023

The CES book fair has returned! Hours: Monday March 13 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Tuesday March 14 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM - 7:00PM Wednesday, March 15 - 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM & 4:00 PM - 67:00PM Thursday,…

Numeracy Night - March 14 & 15

Posted on: Mar 1 2023

Come and join us during STUDENT-LED CONFERENCESfor a math-focused good time!    4:00 - 7:00 PM

PAL's 25th Anniversary

Posted on: Jan 17 2023

PAL (Partnership Approach to Literacy) is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Thursday January 26, 2023.  There will be an assembly at 10:30AM in the school gym recognizing PAL.  Special guests (Past…

Buddy Pictures

Posted on: Jan 17 2023

Buddy Pictures are back!   Would you like a Valentine themed picture with your buddies? The pictures will cost $1 for each copy.  All Profit will be donated to the Heart & Stroke Foundation Photos must…


Breakfast with Santa

Posted on: Dec 8 2022

Coalhurst Highschool is hosting a pancake Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 17th from 9AM-12 Noon The cost is $5.00 per person, or $20.00 per Immediate Family. 

Santa's Gone Loonie

Posted on: Dec 1 2022

CES Parent Council is looking for new and gently used adult items for students to purchase as Christmas gifts for their loved ones. Drop off bins are located at CES, Town of Coalhurst Office, ABC Heating…

Christmas Production Dec 19-21

Posted on: Dec 1 2022

Coalhurst High School and Coalhurst Elementary Presents...   A Villainous Christmas    A production by Melissa Moffat & Nicole Swen   Come out and enjoy this joint production of the Coalhurst Elementary…

Food Drive - Pancake Breakfast

Posted on: Nov 18 2022

CES will once again be holding a food drive to assist the Lethbridge Food Bank from December 5-9th. The nutrition program will be hosting a pancake breakfast for students on: December 6th 1 Brown 2 Lenz…


Posted on: Nov 17 2022

Held at the Coalhurst Community Center FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2022 Doors Open @ 6:30 Games start @ 7:00 PM Bingo cards are $3.00 each or 4 for $10.00    

Lifetouch Studio Retakes

Posted on: Nov 9 2022

Hello,   For any student who was unable to make the retakes at Coalhurst Elementary on October 27, Lifetouch is having two studio retake days at thier studio in Lethbridge on November 18th and…

Adult Winter Clothing Drive

Posted on: Nov 1 2022

CES student classes are collecting new and gently used ADULT toques and mittens for charity.  We are also collecting new adult socks (cotton).  The class that collects the most items will win a class…

Cinnamon Bun Fun Run

Posted on: Oct 5 2022

Check out the Cinnamon Bun Run held by the Friends of Coalhurst High School Society on Saturday, October 15th. After a two-year pause, the Friends of Coalhurst High School Society is planning the annualCoalhurst…

September 19, 2022

Posted on: Sep 15 2022

In solemn recognition of Her late Majesty, the Government of Alberta has announced that September 19, 2022 will be a provincial day of mourning.   The day has not been legislated as a public national…

CES Designed Orange Shirt

Posted on: Aug 19 2022

The CES student designed "Orange Shirt Day" shirt is now available for sale.   Follow this link to place your order.   CES will be observing "Orange Shirt Day" on Thursday, September 29th.   Order…

2022-2023 School Supply Lists

Posted on: Jun 20 2022

We have once again partnered with School Start for your child's school supply needs. Follow this link to order online   Grade 1 & 2 - 2022-2023 Grade 3-4 - 2022-2023 Grade 5-6 2022-2023

CES Spring Bacon Fundraiser

Posted on: Apr 12 2022

Hi everyone! Our fundraiser for Friends of CES Society is starting and we are excited!Come JOIN our fundraiser in 3 easy steps:OR/ Order directly here without becoming a seller:!f6UCheck…

CES May 7 Highway Clean-Up

Posted on: Mar 31 2022

Your Help is Needed! Highway Clean-up Fundraiser Saturday, May 7 7:00am - Noon (more volunteers = done earlier) 30 Volunteers Needed; kids ages 9+ can help too with a parent Help us raise $3700 in just…

Jump Rope for Heart

Posted on: Mar 4 2022

Coalhurst Elementary will once again be participating in the "Jump Rope for Heart" campaign.   We have set a goal to rais $2,000.00, please follow this link to donate.   We will have a kick off assembly…

Coulee Kickers Soccer Association

Posted on: Feb 9 2022

Please follow the link, to register your child/children for 2022CKSA soccer season. If you have a question, please email or contact Vicki at 403-317-4097.…

Developmental Check-Up- Friday April 29

Posted on: Feb 4 2022

Register today for your FREE Early Learning/Kindergarten Developmental Check-Up   TOP 5 REASONS TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOUR CHILD 1. IT’S FREE! and available in your community! You can access…

Palliser Stay at Home Guide & Daily Checklist

Posted on: Jan 12 2022

The information in this visual guide was taken from Alberta COVID-19 links below on January 10, 2022. This guide is for students who attend Kindergarten to Grade 12 to simplify the requirements for public…


Mini Basketball is back!

Posted on: Nov 30 2021

Dear parents/guardians of Grade 4, 5 and 6 students, We are planning a Mini-Basketball League for Grade 4, 5 and 6 students at Coalhurst Elementary School. The goals of this league are for the players…

PAL Go Fund Me

Posted on: Nov 29 2021

The Coalhurst Partnership Association for Literacy (PAL) was developed in 1998. The focus of this program was to meet literacy needs for children in the community who struggled with having enjoyment in…

Head lice awareness

Posted on: Nov 9 2021

CES has a had several confirmed cases of head lice in the past few days. Please check your children, and treat their hair accordingly. For more information follow this link:   AB Health Services - Head…

Lifetouch Studio Retakes

Posted on: Nov 9 2021

Hello,   For any student who is/was unable to make the retakes at CES, Lifetouch is holding two studio retake days at our studio in Lethbridge on November 12th and 19th. These are extra retake days for…

CES Bacon Fundraiser!!

Posted on: Oct 4 2021

The CES Bacon Fundraiser is back! W The Friends of CES Society launched our bi-annual Bacon Fundraiser this Monday, October 4! Help us raise money for the school and the kids! Last year we were able to…

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on: Sep 29 2021

There will be no classes for students and staff on Thursday, September 30, 2021 in honor of The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.   Please follow this link for more information from Palliser.

Updated Covid-19 Protocols September 18 2021

Posted on: Sep 18 2021

Please review our updated Covid protocols by following this link.  

Medical Mask Exemption at CES Links

Posted on: Sep 17 2021

Here is the government link that all guests, staff & students will be required to follow.  In the specific settings where a mask is required, anyone unable to wear a mask due to an approved medical…

CES Clothing Order

Posted on: Sep 14 2021

Want some CES gear, check out our clothing options. Orders must be placed prior to September 24, 2021. Follow the link to see what is available & place to your order. CES Clothing Store  

Terry Fox Fundraiser

Posted on: Sep 14 2021

Help CES reach their goal of raising $1,000.00 for the Terry Fox Foundation. Our students will be running on Thursday, October 23, 2021 weather permitting. Follow this link to make a donation

Parent Council Wants YOU!

Posted on: Sep 13 2021

Please take this opportunity to continue to keep CES great for your children & our students!   Follow This link for more info!

CES 2020-2021 Awards Ceremony

Posted on: Jun 24 2021

Please join us online for our 2020-2021 Awards ceremony.   Follow this link to join our google meet.   We hope to start @ 9:00AM, please be patient if we are running late.   Thanks!

2021-2022 Student School Supply Lists

Posted on: Jun 14 2021

Follow the links below to see the CES 2021-2022 student school supply lists.   Grade 1-2   Grade 3-4   Grade 5-6

AB Health Parent Vaccine Letter

Posted on: Jun 10 2021

Follow the link below to read a very important letter from AB Health

Booster Juice for Earth Day

Posted on: Apr 22 2021

All students and staff in attendance on Thursday afternoon, April 22 will get an 8oz Booster Juice.   Student orders were placed through their teachers.   Happy Earth Day!

Spring Photo Day

Posted on: Apr 19 2021

Hello Parents! Spring Picture Day at CES will be April 29, 2021   We were hoping to be able to do class pictures, in the spring, but with Covid restrictions, we will be going with a class composite this…

Parent Notice

Posted on: Apr 15 2021

April 14, 2021 Dear CES Parents:Re: Important Memo - After Hours Activity on School Grounds I am writing this letter with the hope that all parents can speak with their children and teens about appropriate…

Coalhurst Youth Do Crew Presents

Posted on: Mar 25 2021

Easter Take and Make Kits Poster Link

AHS Letter

Posted on: Mar 25 2021

Here is a link to the letter regarding the 2nd confirmed case of COVID19 at CES reported on March 25, 2021.   March 25 AHS COVID letter

ELP/Kindergarten Developmental Check-Up

Posted on: Mar 17 2021

Coalhurst Elementary School - FREE EARLY LEARNING/KINDERGARTEN DEVELOPMENTAL CHECK-UP                                                                         TOP 5…

May 1 CES Hiway Clean Up

Posted on: Mar 8 2021

Save the Date!  Saturday May 1, 2021 Coalhurst Elementary School is participating in the annual Alberta Highway Cleanup on Saturday, May 1. The alternate date is Saturday, May 8 if the weather turns…

Scholastic Virtual Book Fair is Coming to CES

Posted on: Feb 24 2021

Our Virtual Book Fair Will Be Opening Soon! Every purchase earns Book Fair Rewards that can be used for resources to support your school! Orders are delivered right to your home! Safe and Easy. FREE STANDARD…

Pink Shirt Day

Posted on: Feb 23 2021

Help us wrap up kindness month and wear your pink tomorrow.

SweetHearts Fundraiser

Posted on: Feb 5 2021

Our Student Leadership Committee are seeking a minimum $2.00 donations for the Heart & Stroke Foundation. They have a made up some candy bags as a thank-you for your donation. Orders can be placed February…

Food Security Saturday

Posted on: Feb 5 2021

In partnership withthe Calgary Family Peer Connections, we are bringing Food Security Saturday to the community of Coalhurst. The food is completely free. Everyone can access this event.Where does th…

CKSA Soccer Registration

Posted on: Jan 14 2021

IT’S SOCCER REGISTRATION TIME AGAIN!   Due to the Covid-19 restrictions that are in place right now, our soccer season could look a bit different than previous years.   Please follow the link,…

OSOB- Matilda

Posted on: Jan 11 2021

Over the next few weeks, Coalhurst Elementary School will be participating in the One School, One Book program, reading Roald Dahl's Matilda.   Thanks to the CES PAL program for purchasing books for…

2021-2022 Registration

Posted on: Jan 4 2021

CES is now accepting NEW student registrations for the 2021-2022 school year.   Returning students in ELP received a paper form that was to be filled out and returned to the office prior to the Christmas…


Food Drive & Angel Tree

Posted on: Dec 9 2020

The families of CES Elementary and the Coalhurst Community are very generous! Our "Angel Tree " is getting buried under gifts & toys for needy children.  We have so many, they have over flowed into Mr.…

Cohort Change

Posted on: Oct 7 2020

October 7, 2020 Dear CES Parents: CES staff have taken all necessary steps to support the safe reentry ofour students this fall. Thus far we have been pleased with ouroperations. However, Covid-19 cases…

Stay at Home?

Posted on: Sep 15 2020

Please see the Palliser "Stay at Home" Guide when your child is sick.   Alberta Health Services Letter

AB Health Services-Key message

Posted on: May 20 2020

Check out this document from Alberta Health Services Immunizations during COVID 19

COVID-19 (aka Coronavirus)

Posted on: Mar 12 2020

Dear Palliser Families: We know that school communities are growing increasingly concerned with the COVID-19 virus. We wanted to provide you with some information regarding the response to the virus.…

2020-2021 Registration

Posted on: Jan 5 2020

Please follow this link to register for the 2020-2021 school year.   Make sure you choose the correct school year, as information can not be transferred. Priority will be given to online registrations.…