Grade 9 Orientation

Welcome Grade 9 Families!

The 2024 Grade 9 Orientation Night is on Wednesday, March 27th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm.  

At the Parent/Student Orientation Night, the following information will be presented:

  • The requirements for a High School Diploma and the Knowledge and Employability Certificate,
  • How to select courses, both core and complementary,
  • The Advanced Placement and Honors Programs, 
  • Teachers in all subject areas will present information about courses, expectations, instructional approaches, and critical learning skills

The next major event is the Registration Interview at the school.  The student, along with a parent/guardian will meet with an SHS counselor to discuss and finalize their timetable for fall.  These interviews are schedule to occur from TBD.

The online appointment booking system will be open on TBD with meetings starting on TBD.  Parents are strongly encouraged to attend the meeting. Click on the link below to book your appointment with Mrs. Galandy or Ms. Westgard.  Students entering into the K&E Program will be booking with a different teacher.

If you are new to Golden Hills, please fill out a registration form before booking your appointment.

If you have any issues setting up your account &/or booking your appointment using School Appointments Online, please contact Kim Bailie at 403-934-3135, or email

If you have questions please contact our counselor's Karen Galandy at or Carrie Westgard at