School News

Student Opportunity! Careers in Mining

March 7th, 2024

Thinking about a Career in Mining? Mining can provide a career that is full of interesting and rewarding challenges. Canada is a leader in safe, and sustainable mining. Try out the interactive career pathway to learn more about opportunities available to you! For more information, please visit: Career Ambassador Program Scholarships

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Poster Contest for Grade 6 Students!

December 21st, 2023

The Canadian Public Health Association invites grade 6 students to participate in a poster contest focused on climate-sensitive infectious diseases like Lyme disease and West Nile Virus. The goal of this contest is for students to discover more about climate-sensitive infectious diseases such as Lyme disease and West Nile Virus. It is also a chance […]

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Share Your Story and Be Featured in Our Newsletter!

December 8th, 2023

Here at Vista Virtual School, we believe that every student has a unique and inspiring story to share, and we want to hear yours! Whether you are a talented artist, a passionate baker, an aspiring poet, a dedicated athlete, a committed volunteer, or a frequent traveler, your experiences, insights, and passions are worth celebrating. Have […]

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Happy International Volunteer Day!

December 5th, 2023

Today, on International Volunteer Day, join us in celebrating our remarkable students for the meaningful impact they create in the lives of others. Continue reading to discover the inspiring volunteering journeys of four exceptional students. Over the past two years, Finn B has been a supporter of his sister in the Special Olympics. He saw […]

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Stuff-A-Pooch Pad: Holiday Donation Drive!

November 22nd, 2023

Starting today until December 19, the Calgary Humane Society will be holding their annual Stuff-A-Pooch Pad holiday donation drive. They are seeking donations for the following items: Animal toys Enrichment puzzles or lick mats Rabbit supplies Bird supplies Puppy pads Compostable poop bags Large rectangular litter boxes Litter scoops Dog, cat, and exotic animal food […]

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Exciting Update: Vista Virtual School Teams Up with SAIT for Dual-Credit Courses!

November 21st, 2023

Vista Virtual School has partnered with SAIT in Calgary to offer dual-credit courses designed for students in grades 11 and 12. This unique opportunity lets you earn both high school and post-secondary credits at the same time. For those interested in sticking with the convenience of an online, self-paced environment, we suggest exploring SAIT’s one-semester […]

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Bullying Awareness Week!

November 13th, 2023

This week is Bullying Awareness Week! VVS fully supports the purpose of Bullying Awareness Week, which is to “promote awareness and understanding of bullying and its consequences in the school community”. If you or someone you know is being bullied, please contact a VVS staff member. You may also call or text the Bullying Helpline […]

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Join VVS for a Moment of Silence Today!

November 9th, 2023

Today at 11:00 a.m., please join us for a moment of silence to honour those who lost their lives fighting for our freedom. Learn more about Remembrance Day and Veterans’ Week. Click here for a list of ways you can get involved this Remembrance Day. Note: We will be closed tomorrow, November 10, for Remembrance […]

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