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Parent Weekly Update Feb. 6-10, 2017

Parent Weekly Update Feb. 6-10, 2017
by Carol DeFehr - Friday, 10 February 2017, 10:43 AM

Hi Parents

Please find below the reminder for the upcoming week and a glance at the following week too for your planning:



Mon. Feb. 6- Ruddick and Regan's classes go skating. Please ensure they have all their belongings to attend.

Mrs. Edstrom, Avneet and myself are presenting at the Board of Education Meeting Feb. 6 at 7 pm at Norkam Secondary.

Tues. Feb. 7- Tier 1 Boys play at KSA and Tier 2 Boys play at home vs. Kay Bingham. PAC MEETING at 6:15 pm in the library. ALL PARENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND. We love new faces and hearing your ideas.

Wed. Feb. 8- PAC POPCORN DAY! Send $1. It is also FRUIT and VEGGIE Program Day and we are expecting KIWI!

Thurs. Feb. 9- Constable Winkels is coming to our school to do presentations on Physical Aggression. Most of our office referrals are for hands on behaviour. We are hoping that hearing from the RCMP will educate the children about how violence is criminal when they are older so they should form good habits now to assist in being self regulated adults.

Mrs. Regan and Mrs. Ewashina's classes go SWIMMING today. Please send all the necessary items.

Tier 1 Girls play at home today vs. South Sahali. Tier 2 girls travel to OLPH.

There is a KINDERGARTEN EVENT for all parents who will have K's entering the system in September. This is from 6:30-8:30 at the HGEC.

Friday Feb. 10- FLANNEL SPIRIT DAY! Wear your best plaid and flannel shirts and pants and get in the spirit!

Mr. Blower, Mrs. Eagles and Mrs. Finley's classes all go swimming today.

REMINDER: MONDAY FEBRUARY 13 is FAMILY DAY! There is no school for staff or students.

Next week:

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION BEGINS for 2017/2018. There are limited seats due to the capacity issues at our school so don't delay in registering.


Tues. Feb. 14- WEAR PINK OR RED for Valentine's Day! Many classes having parties of some sort so please sign up on the sheets outside classes so your child is involved. Also, if sending valentine's cards, remember to send one for every child in the class. Inclusion is the only option for all classmates.

Mrs. Primus' class goes to STAKE LAKE Feb. 14- come prepared for your trip.

Tier 1 Teams travel to RAFT RIVER today. They will be leaving at 11:45. As principal I will be attending this trip with the teams and coaches.  Tier 2 Boys play at home vs. Dufferin.

Wed. Feb. 15- Sport Wheelchairs leave Westmount. Heart Day Dance for Gr. 4-7. Please bring an item for ASK WELLNESS for the ME TO WE initiative (toothbrush, toothpaste, socks, brushes, deodorant etc)

Thurs. Feb. 16- PAC SENOR FROGGY PASTA DAY!  We will eat first this day and play second. Eating starts at 12:01 rather than 12:29.

CARDBOARD CHALLENGE- PARENT SHOWCASE NIGHT! Come to the school between 4:30 and 6 to see your child's amazing project plus all the others!

Tier 2 Girls play at OLPH

Fri. Feb. 17- CARDBOARD CHALLENGE- Student showcase day for their peers. Pizza with the Principal Lunch.

Thanks Parents for being amazing! I am one lucky principal being at Westmount.

Mrs. DeFehr