January 9 - 13, 2017
In This Issue
 Check Mass times, exam dates, special events, and more by clicking on the QuickLink above.
Saint of the Month
St. Paul

Virtue of the Month
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Clear Water Academy
2521 Dieppe Ave SW
CALGARY, Alberta T3E 7J9
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Our Super Bowl Raffle was a huge success and all 200 tickets were sold! With your support, we were able to raise $20,000 for our Semper Altius Financial Bursary Programs.

Congratulations to our winners - thank you for supporting Clear Water Academy!
Mass with Fr. Michael 

Please join us for Mass with Fr. Michael O'Connor presiding on Friday, January 13th at 8:45 a.m. in the school gym.

Share our school with your friends, family, and colleagues and earn up to $750!

Please read this LETTER from our Admissions Director, Mary Beth Manarey, about our wonderful referral program at Clear Water Academy.

Thank you for sharing our amazing school with others!
Enrollment for 2017-2018 School Year

Thank you to all families that have already submitted their re-enrollment documents for the 2017-2018 school year!

If you have not yet re-enrolled your child(ren), please make sure to submit your enrollment documents by the deadline of Friday, January 27, 2017. 

Questions? Please contact Silvana Poissant at 403-240-7916 or by EMAIL.
Grades 7 - 12 Exams

An email was sent out to all parents of Grades 7 - 12 students regarding January exams.

For your reference, please review the EXAM SCHEDULE.
Women's Journey to Joy

Thank you to all the ladies that joined us for our first Journey to Joy session. It was an amazing morning led by Fr. Daniel Brandenburg. 

It's not too late to register - Join us for Journey to Joy on the 7 Sorrows of Mary led by Fr. Daniel Brandenburg, LC.  

Nursing babies only please - child care may be arranged by contacting Margaret Matthews: 403 240-7917. 

Journey to Joy will take place on Tuesday mornings (Dec. 13, Jan. 24, Feb. 28, Mar. 28, Apr. 25, May 23, & Jun. 6) at 9:00 a.m. in the Athlone Hall Auditorium. 

REGISTER NOW! (click link).
Wine & Cheese 
Hosted by School Council

Save the date! A Wine & Cheese evening hosted by School Council will be held on Thursday, January 19th. 

All parents and staff are invited to meet and mingle with your School (Parent) Council members and other parents and staff of the school.

Stay tuned for more details...
Cornerstone Weekend Retreat For Men

"Let God help you become a better man." 

Register for the Clear Water Academy Men's retreat - taking place January 27 - 28, 2017 at King's Fold Retreat Centre. Space is limited, so register soon! Questions? Call Margaret Matthews: 403 240-7917. 

Arcatheos Winter Retreat 
for Boys Ages 10 -17 
Captivenia Bellesera Winter Retreat for Girls Ages 13 - 17


Basketball Info can be found on the Crusaders website.

Outdoor Education
January 16 - Nakiska Ski Trip - Grade 7 Boys
January 18 - Nakiska Ski Trip - Grade 7 Girls
January 25 - Nakiska Ski Trip - Grade 6 Boys & Girls
Team Manager Volunteer Opportunities
Thanks to the parents that have stepped up and volunteered to be Team Managers. We are pleased to have Kathy and Kent Wang for the Grade 8/9 Girls and Karin Vetter for the Senior Boys.

Team Managers and parents, you can now use Team Snap as a tool!

We are still recruiting for Team Managers. If you are interested in helping out, please contact Greg DeLaval and he will connect you with the appropriate team coach.  Thanks in advance for your consideration.  Let's build Crusader Spirit - come out and CHEER on our athletes!