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School Resumes Wednesday - Jr High Leadership Conference

Posted on November 11 2018

There is no school Monday to recognize Remembrance Day, and Tuesday teachers across Palliser will participate in various Professional Development activities. School resumes on Wednesday. A reminder our…

Remembrance Day Ceremony Thursday November 8

Posted on October 28 2018

The Milo Lions Club and Milo Community School invite you to join us on Thursday November 8 at 10:30 am in the Milo School gym for our Remembrance Day Ceremony.

It is Pumpkin Carving Time!

Posted on October 28 2018

We would love to have parent volunteers come to help us carve, if you are available please join us this Tuesday at 1:15 pm at the school. Thank you to the Godkin and Bartsch families for donating the…

Grades 4-6 Volleyball in Vulcan November 1

Posted on October 27 2018

Our students in Grades 4-6 will travel to Vulcan on Thursday November 1 for a volleyball tournament. Students will leave mid morning and return before the end of the school day. Permission forms have…

Parent - Student - Teacher Conference Information

Posted on October 25 2018

Hello Milo families! Our report cards will come out at the end of November and we will have our Parent - Student - Teacher meetings on Thursday December 6. Please feel free to contact your child's teacher(s)…

Nutrition Update

Posted on October 17 2018

A note from Mrs. Thompson: The nutritional breakfast program at Milo School is usually served on Monday, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Parents, please encourage your child to have a breakfast at home on Thursdays.…

Photo Retake Day October 17

Posted on October 13 2018

Jen Seabrook will be back to do picture retakes on the afternoon of Wednesday October 17.

Friday School Information

Posted on October 12 2018

Orange Shirt Day

Posted on September 29 2018

Milo School will be recognizing Orange Shirt Day on Tuesday October 2 - please see more below: "Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held…

Scholastic Book Fair and Milo Fall Fair is coming…

Posted on September 25 2018

Miss Matthews has been working hard to prepare our Scholastic Book Fair, which happens in conjunction with the Fall Fair. Please see a note from Miss Matthews below: Just a reminder that the enchanted…

Picture Day is Wednesday - a free bowl of chili too!

Posted on September 18 2018

A reminder that our picture day is Wednesday morning - we plan to take our photos outside if it is not too cold. We will announce a retake day once our photographer has her proofs, we will also have our…

Free Chili Night! Meet the Teacher and Parent Council

Posted on September 16 2018

PLEASE JOIN US THIS TUESDAY SEPT. 18TH FROM 5:30-6:30 TO MEET THE TEACHERS AND HAVE A FREE BOWL OF CHILI – THEN JOIN US FOR OUR PARENT COUNCIL MEETING AT 6:30!

Terry Fox Run this Thursday

Posted on September 14 2018

The Village of Milo has proudly supported the Terry Fox Run since the 1980s, and often raises the most money per capita in Alberta, and sometimes even Canada. This year, the run starts at 9:00 from the…

We DO have school Friday

Posted on September 6 2018

We have had a great first week back - thank you! Just a reminder that we DO have school on Friday September 7.

School Resumes Tuesday September 4!

Posted on September 3 2018

We can't wait to see our students Tuesday (September 4) morning! The bell rings at 8:20 am and our day ends at 4:00 - rest well Milo families!

Welcome Back! Office Opens Wednesday August 29.

Posted on August 24 2018

Our teachers are back at school on Monday August 27th to start getting ready for school, and the office will reopen on Wednesday August 29. Staff will be in Vulcan on Thursday morning for our Welcome…

Save Time and Money - Order Your School Supplies Online!

Posted on July 10 2018

Since we are not able to buy our school supplies locally, we are so pleased to announce that our Milo families can order ALL of your child's school supplies online and they will be delivered to the school…

Please Join Us for our Awards Assembly!

Posted on June 26 2018

Please join us on Wednesday to celebrate a wonderful year! Lunch is at noon in the gym, and our awards are starting at 1:00 with some feature performances throughout. Finally, our water fun starts at…

Lake Days!

Posted on June 23 2018

Our students in 1-3 and 4-6 are having a day at Lake McGregor, then on Tuesday our students have their canoe/kayak day. Thanks in advance to all of our parent volunteers!

Aboriginal Day this week, Social PATs this Tuesday

Posted on June 17 2018

Please get your forms in for our field trip this Thursday in by Tuesday. We also have our Social PATs on Tuesday morning. Have a great week!

Important Information for the Week Ahead

Posted on June 8 2018

Greetings Milo families! Here are a few reminders for the week ahead: Monday -->Grade 6 and 9 ELA Part B PAT, Tuesday -->K-6 Swimming in Vulcan - depart 12:15, return before 4:00 and Jr. High Softball…

School this Friday - Spaghetti Lunch!

Posted on June 6 2018

Just a reminder that we DO have school this Friday (our only 5 day school week this year) - this means that our end of week lunch will be on Friday - this week we will be serving spaghetti and meat sauce.…

Important Transportation Survey - Click the link to…

Posted on June 4 2018

Alberta Education has recently released a survey to gain some important feedback about transportation. Your participation in this survey will provide some valuable information to Alberta Education about…

Pre-Order Your Milo School Yearbooks Now!

Posted on May 29 2018

DON’T DELAY - ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY! $25 A BOOK This year again - ALL books need to be pre-ordered.  The due date is Monday, June 4. Let Mrs. Lahd know how many copies you would like and you can…

Milo School Registration Open!

Posted on May 28 2018

As we wrap up this exciting school year we are already looking into the future! We welcome new student registration for the 2018-2019 school year. Registration forms can be found on our website - click…

"National Burger Day"

Posted on May 27 2018

At Milo School we like to celebrate national holidays and tomorrow is "National Hamburger Day" so as part of our nutrition program students will receive a free hamburger at lunch. Happy Monday!

Free Lunch/Instructional Friday - May 25

Posted on May 24 2018

Just a reminder that we DO have school on Friday May 25th. Our complimentary end of week lunch will be mini tacos. Please send an alternate lunch for your child if they do not want what we are offering,…

Children's Festival Field Trip Thursday May 24

Posted on May 23 2018

We are all heading to Calgary for the Children's Festival this Thursday May 24. Given the support of our incredible community, our students are fortunate to attend this trip free of cost. We are looking…

TWIN DAY and PIZZA LUNCH FRIDAY

Posted on May 17 2018

Just a reminder we do have school this Friday, and we are having a TWIN spirit day (dress the same). We are also having pizza for our end of the week lunch.

Thursday Learning Exhibition - School on Friday

Posted on May 15 2018

Please join us this Thursday for our Learning Exhibition! Also a reminder that we do have our school (and weekly hot lunch) this Friday. We hope to see you on Thursday to celebrate our students!

No School Monday May 14

Posted on May 11 2018

  Just a reminder that there will be no school this Monday (May 14th) as Palliser has a teacher PD day. See you on Tuesday!

Save the Date - Grade 9 Grad is June 2

Posted on May 2 2018

Please save the date for our Grade 9 Grad! Dinner will be at 6:00 for ticketed guests (tickets $15.00, MUST be purchased in advance). Doors will open at 7:00 for those guests who have not purchased a…

Hats on For Mental Health May 2

Posted on April 26 2018

Hats On! For Mental Health Day will occur on May 2.  Each May, Albertans are invited to wear a hat to raise awareness of the importance of good mental health. Participating schools will relax their…

Perogies and Sausage

Posted on April 23 2018

This Thursday's complimentary student lunch will be perogies and sausage. If you are not sure if your child will eat our lunch, please send something for them as a backup. Please send snacks and a drink…

Free Developmental Check Up - Call Now!

Posted on April 20 2018

Call to pre-register for Kindergarten and Pre-K, or to schedule your free developmental check up! 4035993817

Good Luck Milo Badminton Players!

Posted on April 17 2018

Our Junior High students have a tournament in Fort Macleod on Wednesday April 18, and our students in Grades 3-6 compete in Medicine Hat on Saturday April 28th. Good luck Mustangs!

Please Join Us - Parent Council Meeting Tuesday at…

Posted on April 16 2018

Please join us this Tuesday at 6:30 for our parent council meeting

Monday is "National Pyjama Day"

Posted on April 13 2018

Show your school by wearing your Pyjamas on Monday April 16th for "National Pyjama Day"

Wear Green, Gold , or a Jersey on Thursday to show…

Posted on April 10 2018

On Thursday April 12 Milo School will show that Humboldt is in our hearts by wearing green, gold, or a jersey to school. Also a reminder that Thursday is "National Grilled Cheese" day so we will serve…

See you on April 9th!

Posted on March 30 2018

Happy Easter from the staff at Milo Community School! School resumes on April 9th!

Thursday is a Big Day at Milo School!

Posted on March 28 2018

Students will be treated to a BBQ Beef (and cheddar) sandwich Thursday at lunch. We will also have our annual Milo School Easter Egg Hunt, and Report Cards will be sent home! Also - please encourage your…

Please Join us this Thursday at 3:00 for our Evergreen…

Posted on March 20 2018

Come to see how science and theatre come together beautifully with our Evergreen Theatre presentation this THURSDAY MARCH 22 at 3:00 pm at MILO COMMUNITY SCHOOL. The students and Evergreen Artists in…

Please Join Us - Parent Council Meeting Tuesday at…

Posted on March 19 2018

Please join us on Tuesday March 20th at 6:30pm in our Milo School library for our parent council meeting. We hope to see you there!

Fabulous Friday at Milo!

Posted on March 15 2018

Since our students were not in school on Monday, we DO have school tomorrow. We will be serving a complimentary taco in a bag to each student AND we have our next STEM challenge planned for tomorrow!…

Student Led Conferences

Posted on March 7 2018

Student-Led Conferences are scheduled for March 15 from 4:30-8:30 pm. Please call the school to book a time. 

BE BRAVE - PINK SHIRT DAY

Posted on February 27 2018

We had a wonderful time recognizing Pink Shirt Day a day early with thousands of others at the Hitmen Game at the Saddledome today! Mrs. Kirk ran into a former student who arranged an extra special welcome…

Be Brave - Hitmen Game for Pink Shirt Day (Tuesday)!

Posted on February 26 2018

Milo Community School is proud to honour Pink Shirt Day with the Calgary Hitmen Anti-Bullying hockey game. *Please note: we will leave as soon as all of our buses arrive; students will be home by the…

Spring Flower Fundraiser

Posted on February 24 2018

At the beginning of our break Mrs. Lahd sent an e-mail about our Spring Flower Fundraiser but with the snow interrupting school it may have been missed. Please see the attached document, Spring Flower…

Calgary Hitmen Field Trip Tuesday February 27

Posted on February 20 2018

BE BRAVE ANTI-BULLYING GAME We are so excited to invite our students in Grades 1-9 to go to Calgary for a Hitmen hockey game. Additionally, because of fundraising efforts from parents and students (including…

Mid-Winter Break

Posted on February 15 2018

Just a reminder that there will be no school for students the week of February 19 - 23rd. February 19 is Family Day, and the 20 and 21 are days in lieu for parent teacher interviews. Additionally, our…

Tuesday Update - Spaghetti and Basketball

Posted on February 12 2018

Tomorrow we are pleased to offer our students spaghetti for lunch. Please send your child with their snacks and a drink as usual, if your child doesn't like spaghetti please send them with something else…

Evergreen Theatre Rescheduled for March 19-22

Posted on February 5 2018

We are pleased to host Evergreen Theatre at Milo School, but given that we recently hosted our own Christmas production, and we have students away for a basketball tournament during our residency, we…

Reminder - Ski Trip this Friday!!!

Posted on January 31 2018

Given the amazing fundraising efforts of our parents and students, the support of our community, and the incredible generosity of our Milo Recreation Board - we are able to bring our Milo students to…

Reminder, No School Wednesday

Posted on January 30 2018

Just a reminder that there will be no school Wednesday January 31 for a teacher PD day. There will be school this Friday, which is our ski trip day.

Dress Up as Your Favourite Author or Literary Character…

Posted on January 25 2018

At Milo School we are celebrating Family Literacy Day with a community potluck at lunch. We'd like to invite families and members of the community to bring themselves (and some food) and some to read…

Please Join us at 6:30 Tonight for Parent Council

Posted on January 23 2018

We are hosting our parent council meeting tonight at 6:30 at the Milo School Library. We appreciate your time and input into your child's education, thank you!

Free Grilled Cheese Lunch on Tuesday

Posted on January 15 2018

We are pleased our students a free grilled cheese sandwich for lunch on Tuesday January 16th (so our regular hot dog day will not happen on Tuesday). Please send your child with snacks and a drink. Food…

Wear a Hat on Monday!

Posted on January 12 2018

Monday is National Hat Day - we'd like everyone to show their school spirit by wearing a hat (crazy ones are welcome)!

Milo Curling has Begun!

Posted on January 10 2018

We are pleased to once again offer a curling league for our students in Grades 4 - 9. Practices occur each Monday at 4:15 at the Milo Curling Club with league games starting today. Thank you Mrs. Bartsch,…

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Milo School…

Posted on December 21 2017

Important information for tomorrow

Posted on December 18 2017

Please click the photo for some important information we sent home with students for tomorrow's Christmas production. Thank you 

Sloppy Joe Hot Lunch Wednesday December 13

Posted on December 12 2017

We are pleased to offer our students a complimentary Sloppy Joe for lunch tomorrow. Please provide snacks and beverages as usual for your child.

A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol December 19

Posted on December 11 2017

A Fairy Tale Christmas Tale Please join us on Tuesday December 19th at 6:30 pm in the Milo School gym for our production of "A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol" - please bring a non-perishable food item to…

UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DAY!

Posted on December 8 2017

Please show your Milo School Spirit by wearing an ugly Christmas Sweater on Tuesday December 12!

Milo's First STEM Challenge!

Posted on December 7 2017

We are excited to have our first World Group STEM challenge Thursday afternoon - watch for results!

Poinsettia Pick Up

Posted on December 2 2017

Thank you so much to everyone who supported this year's poinsettia fundraiser! Proceeds will go toward supporting our students on their field trip to Calgary on February 27th for an anti-bullying event…

Family Movie Night

Posted on November 28 2017

Milo & District Recreation Board and Vulcan Recreation are hosting a Family Movie Night at the Milo School. Friday, December 1st at 7:00pm for the movie Cars 3. There is no charge for the movie and there…

Hot Dog Tuesdays

Posted on November 26 2017

Each Tuesday representatives from parent council will be hosting a hot dog lunch - hot dogs can be purchased at lunch each Tuesday for $1.00 each.

Upcoming Volleyball Tournament Grades 5-9

Posted on November 23 2017

Our students in Grades 5 - 9 will travel to Barons for a Volleyball tournament on November 28th, please make sure to get all forms into teachers.

Welcome to Our New School Facebook Page!

Posted on November 22 2017

We are pleased to announce that Milo Community School will now be hosting a school facebook page! Please go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/MiloSchool/ and join to keep up to date! 

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Please Join Us Tuesday November 21 @ 6:30 For Parent…

Posted on November 15 2017

Please join us on Tuesday November 21 at 6:30 in the Milo School Library for our Parent Council Meeting. We value your input in helping us serve the students of Milo School, thanks!

Student Leadership Conference

Posted on November 14 2017

We are excited that our Junior High students will be attending the annual Discover U student leadership conference this Thursday in Lethbridge - students should be at the school for bus pick up no later…

IB Learner Celebrations

Posted on November 14 2017

Please join us Wednesday morning at 10:00 am to celebrate our IB Learners of the Month!

Spirit Day - Disney Dress Up Day November 17

Posted on November 14 2017

In honour of Mickey Mouse's birthday we are hosting a Disney Dress Up Day on Friday November 17, please join us in dressing up Disney!

Welcome Miss Cooper!

Posted on November 10 2017

We are so pleased to have a student teacher, Miss Copper, working with Mrs. Kirk! Miss Cooper is a Professional Semester 1 student from the University of Lethbridge. Mentoring teachers is a very important…

Please call to book your Student Led Conference

Posted on November 1 2017

On Monday November 6 we will be hosting our Student Led Conferences. We will start booking on November 1, our meetings will begin at 4:30 with the final meetings booked for 8:30. We look forward to seeing…

School Retakes on Monday

Posted on October 27 2017

Our photographer will come back to Milo on Monday October 30 to do retakes for those who want a second chance at photos, or those who were absent on our first picture day. 

Thanks for the Pumpkins Godkin Family

Posted on October 27 2017

We were so pleased to see Barb and Ian Godkin, along with their daughter Jana Bartsch and grandson Andrew, show up to our school with a truck filled with pumpkins! We will carve the pumpkins on Monday.…

2017 Winter Poinsettias fundraiser

Posted on October 25 2017

This year we are excited to announce that our Winter fundraiser is selling beautiful poinsettias, wreaths, and planters. Our fundraising goal is $1500 and the funds will be used to offset the costs associated…

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Treaty 7 Field Trip October 23

Posted on October 16 2017

We are so excited to bring our students to Fort Calgary on Monday October 23 for a program about Treaty 7. Please watch for permission forms sent home!

Fire Prevention Week at the Milo School

Posted on October 13 2017

 Milo Volunteer Fire Department members Byron Thompson, Rylee Deitz and Karlee Thompson with Regional Deputy Fire Chief Doug Headrick visited the Milo School today as part of our Fire Prevention Week…

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There IS School on Friday...and Cinnamon Rolls!

Posted on October 11 2017

Please note that there IS school this Friday - and Mrs. Aiken will be making cinnamon rolls for all students in attendance that day!

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No School Monday and Tuesday

Posted on October 9 2017

School will be closed on Monday for Thanksgiving and Tuesday for a staff PD day, please note we WILL have school this Friday. 

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Orange Shirt Day

Posted on October 2 2017

We are pleased to be raising awareness about the history of Indian Residential Schools in Canada at Milo School. The legacy of these schools will be felt for generations to come and it is important for…

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Milo Fall Fair

Posted on September 29 2017

Milo School is proud once again to be the host of the annual Milo Fall Fair - join everyone at the school at 3:00! Mrs. Sherstabetoff will also have the book fair running!

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Wild West Book Fair!

Posted on September 29 2017

Our Wild West Book Fair is open to the public during this weekend's Fall Fair. It will also be open to students until October 5. Thank you so our Librarian Mrs. Sherstabetoff for all of your hard work…

Welcome back students!

Posted on September 13 2017

We are off to a great start and busy as usual. Please check the calendar regularly for updates and coming events. Please join us at the school on September 19 at 5:30pm for a meet the teacher chili dinner.…