Activities & Events

The following events are planned for Vista Virtual School students throughout the year (in both Calgary and Edmonton). All students are welcome to sign up for any of the events or activities—however, some of the events are most appropriate for certain ages or grades.

For more information or to sign up, contact vvsactivities@pembinahills.ca.

Activities: 2019/20 School Year

Events: 2019-20 School Year

Vista Virtual School activities and events for students in both Calgary and Edmonton from the 2019-20 school year.
See more details about each event below.

2019-20
Event Name

Campus Location

Event Location

Date and Time

Grade Range

High School Planning SessionCalgaryVVS Campus, 341 58 Ave SE, Calgary, Friday, March 13
1:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
Grade 9
High School Planning SessionEdmontonVVS Campus, 300-10055 106 St NW, EdmontonFriday, March 13
1:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
Grade 9
Body World: Animal Inside OutCalgaryTELUS Spark, 220 Saint George's Drive Northeast, CalgaryWednesday, February 19, 2020
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Grades 1-12
National Geographic Live! Adventures Among OrangutansEdmontonWinspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Sq, EdmontonMonday, January 27, 2020
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Grades 4-12
Remembrance Day ActivityEdmontonPrince of Wales Armouries Heritage Centre, 10440 - 108 Ave, EdmontonThursday, November 7, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
All VVS Students

Event Summary
Remembrance Day ActivityCalgaryThe Military Museums, 4520 Crowchild Trail S, CalgaryThursday, November 14, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
All VVS Students

Event Summary
RiverWatchEdmontonNorth Saskatchewan River (Edmonton)Thursday, September 12, 2019
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Grades 8-12

Event Summary
RiverWatchCalgary Bow River (Calgary)Wednesday, September 18, 2019
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Grades 8-12

Event Summary
Activities: 2018/19 School Year

Events: 2018-19 School Year

Vista Virtual School activities and events for students in both Calgary and Edmonton from the 2018-19 school year.
See more details about each event below.

Event Name

Campus Location

Event Location

Date and Time

Grade Range

DNA Biotechnology:
WhoDunnit?
Let’s Talk Science
Workshop
CalgaryCalgary CampusWednesday, February 20

1 to 3 p.m.
Grades 8-12
Event summary
Body Worlds:
Telus World of Science
EdmontonTelus World of ScienceThursday, February 21

1 to 3 p.m.
Grades 7-12 (note: CAUTION FOR SENSITIVE VIEWERS—this exhibition contains real human and animal specimens, which explain the various systems of the body, including the reproductive system).
Event summary
A Day at SAITCityCalgarySouthern Alberta
Institute of Technology
Thursday, March 28

9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Grades 8-10
Event summary
The TempestEdmontonEdmonton Citadel -
Shoctor Theatre
Wednesday, May 1

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Ages 14+ recommended
High School PlanningCalgary and EdmontonCalgary Campus, and
Edmonton Campus
Tuesday, May 14

1-3 p.m.
Grade 9 students
Event summary
VVS Year-end ActivityCalgary and EdmontonCalaway Park - Calgary

Galaxyland - Edmonton
Friday,
June 21

10 a.m.
to 4 p.m.
All students
Event summary