Sunday, 19 November 2017


Reminders for the week of November 20th to November 24th, 2017

Attention Parents/Guardians:
A copy of the "Advent Song" that the students in Grade One are learning for the Christmas Concert was sent home in their agendas as well as their Poetry books. Please practice the song at home with your child everyday. Thank you!

Monday, November 20th, 2017
New Sight word snakes go home
Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
Return Poetry book

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
P.E. with Ms. Tien (Please wear gym clothes under uniform)

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
New Word family snakes go home

Friday, November 24th, 2017
Dress-Up Day "Twins Day" (Bring a loonie or a toonie)
First Christmas Concert Rehearsal
Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
Read Poetry for homework & Practice song for Christmas Concert

Saturday, November 25th, 2017
Fundraiser for St. Anthony of Padua Parish at Continental Seafood Restaurant in Richmond at 7:00 pm.

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Dear Parents,

Sorry for not updating the blog this week! I completely forgot as I was sick in bed over the long weekend!! My apologies!!

Reminders for the Week of November 13th to November 17th, 2017

Monday, November 13th, 2017
No School ~ Remembrance Day!

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
P.E. with Ms. Tien (Please wear gym clothes under uniforms)
High Touch High Tech will be coming to our class for a Science Workshop on Weather
New Sight Word Snakes go home
Return Poetry

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one

Thursday, November 16th, 2017
New Word Family Snakes go home

Friday, November 17th, 2017
Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
Poetry goes home for homework (Please return it on Monday)
Practice leveled reader, sight word snakes and word family snakes

Sunday, 5 November 2017

Reminders for the week of November 6th to November 10th, 2017

Monday, November 6th, 2017

  • Remembrance Day Assembly at 9:15 am at the Scottish Cultural Centre.
  • Last day to hand in candy for the Agape Outreach Program.
  • Bring in $15.00 for in class Science Workshops.
  • Bring in a donation for the "Golden Pig" ~ Money goes to help build schools in poor countries.
  • Return Poetry Book.
  • Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one.
Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
  • Last day to hand in $15.00 for in class Science Workshops.
  • P.E. with Ms. Tien (Please have your child wear their gym clothes under their uniform).
  • Lockdown Drill at 2:00 pm.

    Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
    • Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one.

    Thursday, November 9th, 2017
    • Dress-Up Day "Wear Red for Remembrance Day " ~ Bring a loonie or a toonie.
    • Read Poetry for homework, practice leveled reader and review sight words and word family snakes.
    • No School on Friday, November 10th, 2017 ~ Pro-D Day for Teachers.
    • No School on Monday, November 13th, 2017 ~ Remembrance Day.
    Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend!! God Bless

    Thursday, 2 November 2017

    Here are some gentle reminders for tomorrow November 3rd and next week:

    • Please read the notice about High-Touch High-Tech Science Workshops and send in the $15.00 as soon as possible.
    • Please bring in your Art Smocks as soon as possible if you haven't already done so.
    • A notice and pamphlet were also sent home about our Purdy's Chocolates Fundraiser for Christmas.
    • Grade Ones are in charge of morning prayers next week - four students were given prayers to practice at home with their parents or guardians.
    Thank you and God Bless!

    Sunday, 29 October 2017

    Reminders for the Week of October 30th to November 3rd, 2017

    Monday, October 30th, 2017
    Please return Poetry
    Please return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    New Sight Word Snakes go home today

    Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
    PE with Ms. Tien
    **Students are encouraged, but not required to wear their costumes to school for Halloween ~ secular or saintly. Those children who choose not to wear a costume should come to school in their regular uniform.

    Please Note: Students are not allowed to wear a mask with their costume or have one that depicts blood, weapons of any sort, or celebrates violence.

    Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
    Please return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    Mass at 9:15 am (led by the Grade 4 class)
    Winter Dress Code is in effect starting today

    Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
    New Word Family Snakes go home

    Friday, November 2nd, 2017
    Please return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    Poetry goes home for homework (please return it on Monday)


    Sunday, 22 October 2017

    Reminders for the week of October 23rd to October 27th, 2017

    Just a few gentle reminders for this week:
    *Permission slip for Fresh Grade
    *Art Smock for Art Class (Old t-shirt)
    *$5.00 for the Dinner & Dance Gala (Gift Basket)


    Monday, October 23rd, 2017
    Return Poetry books
    Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    New Sight Word snakes go home
    Book Fair begins today in the school library

    Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
    P.E. with Ms. Tien (Please remember to wear your gym clothes under your uniform)
    Book Fair 

    Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
    Return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    New Word Family Snakes go home
    Book Fair 

    Thursday, October 26th, 2017
    Parent/Teacher Conferences from 3:30 to 8:00 pm
    Poetry goes home for homework
    Book Fair

    Friday, October 27th, 2017
    Parent/Teacher Conferences continue today from 8:45 
    to 12:30 pm
    No Regular Classes for students
    Last day of Book Fair


    Sunday, 15 October 2017

    Reminders for the Week of October 16th to October 20th, 2017

    Monday, October 16th
    Please return Poetry notebooks & leveled readers to exchange for a new one
    Please return Permission Slips for Fresh Grade
    New Sight Word Snakes go home today

    **If you haven't already, please hand in an Art Smock for the students to use during art lessons (it could be an old t-shirt that dad doesn't use anymore) Please put your child's name on it and students will keep it in their cubbies for when they need it. Thanks

    Tuesday, October 17th
    P.E. with Ms. Tien (Please have your child wear their gym clothes under their uniform)

    Wednesday, October 18th
    Earthquake Drill at 11:10 am
    Please return leveled reader to exchange for a new one
    Parent Education Workshop at 7:00 pm (Your Brain on Twitter)

    Thursday, October 19th
    New Word Family Snakes go home
    Poetry will go home for long weekend

    Friday, October 20th
    Provincial Wide Professional Day - No School for Students

    Next week will be Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday, Oct. 26th and Friday, Oct. 27th
    Please don't forget to sign up for a time slot on one of those days (You must do it on-line)

    Monday, October 23rd to Friday, October 27th, 2017 ~ Scholastic Book Fair in the school library
    All proceeds of book sales will help the school purchase new books for our library. Please come and support a worthy cause!! Thanks!