C.W. Sears School

Introduction

C.W. Sears School operates within Battle River School Division and serves Kindergarten to Grade 4 students from within the town of Tofield, Alberta and its surrounding rural areas, approximately 45 km east of Edmonton.  Students graduating from our school move just across the school yard to Tofield School, which serves students in Grades 5 - Grade 12.

C.W. Sears School officially opened on November 21, 1979 and was named after Mr. Charlie W. Sears, former Chairman of the Board of Education and long-time school trustee for Holden School District and the County of Beaver School Division.

Motto

Kids Come First!

Mission

CW Sears, in collaboration with all stakeholders, provides a safe and supportive environment where everyone can achieve greatness.  

Philosophy

CW Sears is a school community that promotes positive relationships, a growth mindset, nurtures student voice and contributes to lifelong learning.

Beliefs

We believe that:

- Every Child Matters

- They are ALL our students

- We are all learners

- Supportive relationships are key for successful learners

- Everyone has the potential for greatness

- Taking risks is an important part of learning