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RTHS Wrestler Wins Second Gold Medal at the Provincial Final!

RTHS wrestler excels at Youth Olympic Games in Argentina

Congratulations to Thirsk wrestler Anika W. who brought home the Gold medal for the second year in a row at the Provincial Finals held in Edmonton on March 9th!  Anika is one of Canada’s most promising young wrestlers who competed at

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Comet Curling Team Wins Bronze in City Finals!

Curlers Capture Bronze in City Finals! (1)

Congratulations to one of our first-ever curling teams for capturing the Bronze Medal at the City Championships on February 26! It was a tied game until an overtime shootout when the curlers drew to the button winning 5-4 against Calgary Academy.

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Concert Band Wins Gold Award at Music Festival

Concert Band Excels at Music Festival! (1)

We are very proud of our Comets Concert Band who represented EXTREMELY well at the Alberta International Band Festival. They were rated a unanimous “superior” rating by both adjudicators which resulted in them receiving a gold award for their performance. It

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Pink Shirt Day February 27th!

pink shirt vlc

Wear a pink shirt on February 27th! Bullying is a major problem in our schools, workplaces, homes, and online. Over the month of February, and throughout the year, CKNW Kids’ Fund’s Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness of these issues, as

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Parent Snack and Learn – Scholarship Applications Education Matters

Parent Information Session (3)

Education Matters will talk about applying to scholarships and especially covering the ones they oversee through the  CBE.  

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Socked In Campaign Success

socked in update
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Parent Snack and Learn February 12th 6-7 pm

Snack and Learn Feb 12

Patricia Pardo – Director of Mount Royal University Accessibility Services The Accessibility Services help to provide students with academic accommodations, tailored to meet each student’s needs. Learn what different services are offered, what documentation is needed, student responsibilities, and when you

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Robert Thirsk Open House January 16th 6-8 pm

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January 2019 Diploma Exam and Assessment Schedule

Diploma Exam (1)

January 2019 Diploma Exam & Assessment Schedule

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RTHS students show great support for the Amnesty International Write for Rights Campaign

Amazing RTHS Support for

We are very proud of the wonderful student participation in the first RTHS Amnesty International Write for Writes Campaign event held  on Dec. 10th! Students, members of the public, and staff wrote more than 250 letters to governments around the

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