Current Route Status

Strathmore In Town

S-01 Run 1 Jim
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:39 PM
S-02 Run 1 Kevin
On time
Updated: Nov 9 at 8:46 PM
S-02 Run 2 Kevin
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Updated: Nov 9 at 8:46 PM
S-03 Run 1 Andrew
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Updated: Aug 27 at 4:47 PM
S-03 Run 2 Andrew
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Updated: Aug 27 at 4:47 PM
S-04 Run 1 Jeanette
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:39 PM
S-04 Run 2 Jeanette
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:39 PM
S-05 Run 1 Robert
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Updated: Oct 15 at 5:58 AM
S-05 Run 2 Robert
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Updated: Oct 15 at 5:58 AM
S-06 Run 1 Leslie
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Updated: Aug 27 at 4:53 PM
S-06 Run 2 Leslie
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Updated: Aug 27 at 4:53 PM
S-07 Run 1 Susan
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:39 PM
S-07 Run 2 Susan
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:39 PM
S-08 Run 1 Teresa
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Updated: Aug 27 at 10:00 AM
S-08 Run 2 Teresa
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S-09 Run 1 Tammie
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S-09 Run 2 Tammie
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S-10 International Hank
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:41 PM

Strathmore Out of Town

SM-01 - Ron K
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:36 PM
SM-02 - Suzie
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:36 PM
SM-03 - Dave
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Updated: Aug 26 at 8:36 PM
SM-04 - Nicola
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Updated: Nov 1 at 2:18 PM
SM-05 - Susan M
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-06 - Adriana
On time
Updated: Oct 15 at 9:46 PM
SM-07 - Danielle
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-08 - Lori
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-09 - Fred
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-10 - Amber
On time
Updated: Nov 10 at 1:47 PM
SM-11 - Marilyn
On time
Updated: Oct 22 at 11:37 AM
SM-12 - Jenn
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-13 - Jessica
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM
SM-14 - Lindsay
On time
Updated: Aug 26 at 8:37 PM

Montessori Program

Wheatland Elementary is proud to have a Pre-K to Gr. 3 Montessori Program.  

Montessori Pre-K Registration Forms can be found here.  Additional Montessori Pre-K Information can be found here.

Montessori Kindergarten Registration Forms can be found here.  Additional Montessori Kindergarten Information can be found here.

Montessori Grade 1-3 Registration Forms can be found here.  Additional Montessori Grade 1-3 Information can be found here.

About Montessori 

What is the Montessori Method?

  • Pioneered by Dr. Maria Montessori (1870-1952).
  • The Montessori Method is well recognized and well respected. It has been time-tested world wide across a full spectrum of societies and cultures.
  • Some of Dr. Montessori’s ideas are as follows:
    • Hands-on learning and manipulatives, particularly for mathematics.
    • Structured learning environments designed to facilitate self-directed learning.
    • Stress on intrinsic motivation and student choice of activities.
    • Multi-age grouping, peer tutoring and cooperative learning.
    • Self-correcting materials.
    • A sensorial environment which reflects beauty, simplicity and order.
    • A non-distracting environment.
    • Focused on developing independent, self-reliant learners

Distinguishing Features of a Montessori Elementary Program

  • The Wheatland Montessori Elementary program is characterized by the following:
    • A multi-aged, multi-graded diverse grouping of students (Pre Kindergarten for ages 3 & 4, Kindergarten & Grade 1 and Grades 2 & 3).
    • The Wheatland Montessori teachers hold a Bachelor of Education Degree and have Montessori training and certification.
    • A teacher working with the same group of students for more than one year.
    • A structured or prepared environment that encourages intrinsic motivation, spontaneous activity, and self-directed learning.
    • Math and Language Arts are structured within a large block of time to offer choice.

Wheatland Montessori Alternative Program Objectives

  • To provide a well-rounded education that meets Alberta Education requirements for children grades Kindergarten through Grade 3 that is consistent with the mission, visions and beliefs of the Golden Hills School Board.
  • To provide an education that meets the needs of individual children, respecting their individual differences and interests and their learning styles.
  • To provide greater independence and problem solving skills.
  • To provide a quality education that focuses on the whole child and strives to prepare children for lifelong learning and social responsibility.
  • To provide an education that nurtures respect for other individuals, cultures and for the environment.

Contact Us

For further information about the Wheatland Montessori Program, please contact:

Emails:
Montessori Pre-k: leanne.pinel@ghsd75.ca

Montessori K-1: corri.kennedy@ghsd75.ca

Montessori 2/3: vicky.smith@ghsd75.ca                               

                              leanne.pinel@ghsd75.ca

Telephone and Fax:                   
(403) 934-3318 (Tel)
(403) 934-5888 (Fax)