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Some event dates and times are subject to change and will be confirmed over the year.
Please check this page periodically, and watch for In The Loop newsletter updates.

Don't forget to check the Athletics Schedule for practice and tournament information. 


Upcoming Events:

Summer Holidays

Friday, June 17, 2016 at 12:00 AM through September 06, 2016

First day of classes for the 2016-2017 school year: Wednesday, September 7, 2016.

See the Important Dates webpage for all other events.


Faculty PD Sessions

Friday, August 26, 2016 at 06:00 PM through September 01, 2016

Linden Faculty will be getting ready for the 2016-2017 school year during this week, which includes workshops, presentations, and much more!


New Families & Students Welcome Breakfast

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 at 09:00 AM
Linden Gym

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New families and students are invited to our Welcome Breakfast on Tuesday, September 6, 9:00am–11:00am, before school starts the following day. You will be able to meet with some of Linden's staff, board members, and parent volunteers, and your daughter will be able to visit her homeroom and access her assigned locker (please remember to bring a lock for the locker). Quite a few teachers will also be present and look forward to meeting your daughter!

More details and FAQs for new parents are listed here!

Please RSVP by Wednesday, August 31, 2016, so that we can plan the amount of food needed.


Fall Term Begins: First Day Of School

Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at 08:20 AM
The Linden School

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First Day's Schedule — Wednesday, September 7, 2016

  • Normal schedule: School starts at 8:20 AM and ends at the normal time of 3:40 PM.
  • Class breakfast: Please send 2 or 3 servings of a favorite breakfast/brunch food with your daughter for her to share with her class.
  • Linden’s birthday celebration: we will be welcoming our community of learners in the gym for introductions, Linden stories, and Linden family games. 

2016-2017 Registration Forms

  • Returning families should have received this year's registration package in May, which is available on our Forms and Documents webpage for both returning and new families.
  • The completed registration forms should be dropped off by both returning and new families at the Front Desk as soon as possible, and by the first day of school on September 7. You can also email them to reception@lindenschool.ca.

2016-2017 Text Books and Supplies

  • Ordering information is also posted on our Forms and Documents webpage.
  • Some supplies for Grades 3-6 are also included in this list, and additional information about supplies needed for all grades will be provided during the first week of school.

Photo Day — Friday, September 9, 9:00 AM

  • Make sure to put on your biggest smile for photo day! School starts as usual at 8:20 AM, and high school students who have a spare period in the morning must arrive by 9:00 AM to be included in school photos.
  • Please download your Photo Order Form from the Forms and Documents webpage and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 12, 2016.

See the Important Dates webpage for at-a-glance information about the coming school year.


Picture Day

Friday, September 09, 2016 at 09:00 AM
Rosehill Reservoir Park (across Linden)

Make sure to put on your biggest smile for photo day!

School starts as usual at 8:20 AM, and high school students who have a spare period in the morning must arrive by 9:00 AM to be included in school photos. Please download your Photo Order Form from the Forms and Documents webpage and drop it off at the front desk with your cheque (payable to Gary Ray Rush Photography) by October 12, 2016. 


Linden Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 05:30 PM
The Linden School

Curriculum Night & Community Potluck

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 05:30 PM
The Linden School - Gym

Curriculum Night is a great opportunity for parents and guardians to meet with our teachers and learn more about our academic program. You have a chance to familiarize yourself with the curriculum expectations, and with Linden’s unique approach to learning. You will also have the opportunity to meet with other families, and learn about how you might contribute to the growth and development of our community.

The event runs from 5:30 - 8:00 pm, starting with a community potluck at 5:30 pm. 

This is a parent-only event. 

What you should bring for the Potluck:

  • JK-Grade 6: Appetizer/Salad
  • Grade 7-9: Main Course
  • Grade 10-12: Dessert

Event schedule:

  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Community Potluck 
    (please arrive a few minutes early to help arrange the food)
  • 6:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Program Overview & Announcements
  • 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM - Faculty Presentations

Week Without Walls

Monday, September 26, 2016 at 08:20 AM through September 29, 2016

More details and permission forms will be available on our FORMS & DOCUMENTS page!


University Information Night for Grade 12 Students

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 07:00 PM
The Linden School

This event is specifically geared towards Grade 12 students and their families. 

Another event tailored to Grade 11 students and families will be offered in January 2017.


The Linden School Holiday

Friday, October 07, 2016 at 12:00 AM

No school.