School News

2017

The Comically Contagious Mr Knafla!

Menno Simons Christian School is excited to welcome Mr Knafla as our principal.  Mr Knafla has a diverse teaching background. He has taught Grades 7-9 Drama, Grade 7 Math and Science, Grade 7-9 French as a Second Language, and has spent the last few…

"How was school today?"

As a parent and teacher, it is sometimes hard to believe that school is once again upon us! We hope that you have had a rejuvenating summer full of family, friends, new experiences and time together. I am excited to be joining the Menno community, and…

MSCS Summer Newsletter

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Seasons of Change

  As the saying goes "April showers bring May flowers"; May is a month of change where the grass turns green,  the flowers start to bloom and the animals shed their winter coats. At Menno we are also in a season of change. I have had the pleasure of…

MSCS is pleased to present Peter Pan!

"Flying boy Peter Pan and his fairy companion Tinkerbell encounter Wendy and her brothers when flying through London searching for Peter’s shadow. When Wendy helps Peter sew it back on, he offers to take them all to his home in Neverland where they…

MSCS Winter Newsletter

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2016

Where are you in relation to the stable?

A preposition is a word or set of words that indicates location (in, near, beside, on top of) or some other relationship between a noun or pronoun and other parts of the sentence (about, after, besides, instead of, with). Where are you in relation to…

Crimes of the Art

   Sweet Interlude  "Crimes of the Art" will be an evening full of desserts, auction items and amazing entertainment. This year our fundraising goal is to raise $30,000 for the Fine Arts Program at MSCS. Currently a band room renovation is planned…

OPEN HOUSE: Prospective Family Information Session

Want to learn more about our school? Join us on Tuesday November 22, 2016 or Wednesday January 25, 2016 at our Open House. The information session starts at 7:00pm followed by a tour of the school.  Our Principal Ms Weaver and Executive Director Mr…

MSCS 2016 School Review

In January 2016 Menno Simons Christian School (MSCS) went through a School Review. Administrators and principals from other schools came to MSCS to observe teachers and students and give feedback on classroom instruction and the school environment. Parents…

What are you thankful for?

  Ever approach Thanksgiving and panic about not being able to identify things to be thankful for?  In the past , with my hands deep in the turkey, 20 people set to arrive on my doorstep and 3 kids bored with nothing to do...I have.  This year, things…

The Beamish Mr. Berstad

What is my role at Menno? I have recently joined Menno as the Executive Director for the Mennonite Educational Society of Calgary (MESC). Prior to that I owned and operated my own residential construction business.  Facts: I was born in Saskatoon (Go…

Welcome to the 2016-2107 School Year!

I am truly honoured and blessed to be the new principal for Menno Simons Christian School.  I look forward to the upcoming school year, meeting you all, and becoming part of the Menno community.  Our staff is hard at work preparing for your children…