School News

2019

A Message from Parent Council

Dear Parents,  Welcome to the 2019/2020 school year! Part of my duty as president of parent council is to inform you on what we can do as parents to help your kids educators do the absolute best they can.  In conversations with our principal, high…

Traffic Safety Day Event - September 19

Students in Gr. 3 - 8 will be travelling to the Lacombe County Office Back to School Safety Day on Thursday, September 19 to learn about traffic safety from local law enforcement and fire department members. Watch for student permission forms coming…

Student Profile Update

Every family (new and returning) will need to update a returning student profile for the 2019-2020 school year. Once this online process is completed, the information is then updated into your child's demographic within PowerSchool. It is important…

Golf Academy

Students who were enrolled in golf academy for 2019 will start September 10th & 11th and end the week of September 24th & 25th. Grade 2—4 will golf Tuesday afternoon and Grade 5 & up will golf Wednesday afternoon. Golf clubs can be dropped off before…

Week of Welcome Activities

Leadership has planned a number of Week of Welcome activities for students the week of September 10 - 12 to welcome students back to school: Tuesday, September 10 - Minute to Win It games Wednesday, September 11 - Pie your Teacher in the Face - Students…

Student Pick-Up & Drop-Off

For fire and safety concerns, we are asking that parents/guardians please refrain from picking up and dropping off students in the boot rooms of the school. Please arrange for an alternate pick up and drop off location outside the school. All parents/guardians…

Supply Lists 2019-2020

Your teachers at Bentley School are excited to offer the opportunity to purchase your school supplies through School Start for the 2019/2020 school year! Information and supply lists will be sent home with students next week or you can view the information…

Kindergarten Parent Information

Please note: There is no meet and greet scheduled for Kindergarten as originally noted. Instead, there will be a gradual entry into Kindergarten for each pod.   Tuesday, September 3 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Tue/Thur pod Wednesday, September 4…

Junior High Drama Showcase

Junior High Drama Showcase Presents: The True Tale of the Big Bad Wolf by Karleen Hayden & A Knight's Tale by Monroe Oxley Both royalty free plays are part of a fantastic collection of plays for kids and teens on the website Drama Notebook.  Evening…

Cash Raffle - Get your tickets now!

Get your tickets for the Joslyn Snow Memorial Playground Project Cash Raffle! Tickets available at the Bentley School, Bentley town office, Monkey Top Saloon and the Blue Light Liquor Store.  $40 per ticket. Cash only. Buyer must be 18 yrs of age to…

Host Families Needed for 2019

The Wolf Creek International Learning Program invites families in Lacombe and area to host an international student. We are accepting applications currently for our upcoming summer program. Students from China are coming to learn about the culture in…

Popcorn Day - May 21

Please bring $1.25 if you would like popcorn on Tuesday, May 21. This is available for Elementary and Jr. High students. Elementary students give their money to their homeroom teacher in the morning and Jr. High students sign up and pay at the Elementary…

Student Wellness Day - May 16

Our annual Student Wellness Day is taking place tomorrow - May 16. This will be a day to offer sessions and activities for students to promote wellness, self-care, mental health, positivity, and fun!  

Spring Date Night - May 31st

Parents, are you in need of a date night? Sign-up forms are going home with students today and are due Tuesday, May 28th.  The Leadership Team is hosting a fundraiser called "Date Night" on Friday, May 31 from 4:30 - 9 p.m. We are offering to look after…

We Walk for Water - May 9

Help us turn clean water on for people around the world. Clean water is the fastest way to change a life. When communities gain access to clean water, young girls can go to school, women can earn their own income, families gain food security and the…

Veggie Fundraiser Pick Up - May 8

Thank you to everyone who ordered veggies from the Joslyn Snow Memorial Project Veggie Fundraiser. Orders will be ready for pick up Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from the Foods Lab at the High School between noon and 4 p.m. In total, we raised another $750…

Open House - All eligible Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten students!

Bentley School is hosting an Open House for all eligible kindergarten and pre-kindergarten students! Monday, May 6, 2019 2 - 7 p.m. (Drop-in) Bentley School Elementary Gym Parents/Guardians and our future kindergarten and pre-kindergarten (Bright Futures…

Hats on for Mental Health - May 1

Wear a special hat to school on May 1, 2019 to raise awareness on the importance of good mental health. 

Starting a Social Media Conversation - April 30

Free Information Session for Parents! For the most part, kids are on their own when it comes to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Snapchat and even gaming apps. Truth is, social media is now an invisible fact-of-life in most households…

Spring Photos - April 23

Spring pictures are scheduled for Tuesday, April 23, 2019! There is no obligation to purchase photos.