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Parent's WEEKLY UPDATE FOR MAY 1-5, 2017

 
Carol
Parent's WEEKLY UPDATE FOR MAY 1-5, 2017
by Carol DeFehr - Saturday, 29 April 2017, 8:56 AM
 

Happy Weekend Parents of Westmount,

Firstly, THANK YOU! To all the parents that completed the MINISTRY SCHOOL LEARNING SURVEY! WE DID IT! For the two years I have been the principal our parent group has reached 100% completion on the survey! This is outstanding. Thank you. We reached the goal the Ministry had for parent participation.

THIS WEEK'S VIRTUE: FLEXIBILITY

REMINDERS:

1.PAC HOT LUNCH ORDERS are due TUES. MAY 2- either 12:00 at hotlunches.net or by completing the paper copy of the order you can get at the office. No late orders accepted.

FIRST PAC FREEZIE FRIDAY IS MAY 5 at 2:30- send $1 and children and parents line up outside Ms. Torchia's room after dismissal.

2. THE WESTMOUNT TALENT SHOW IS COMING! Information for those students interested will come home Tuesday May 2. Please ensure your child meets the criteria for auditions. Please speak to your child and ensure they listen to announcements for obtaining the information they need to participate.

3. JUMP ROPE FOR HEART PLEDGES - envelopes and online pledging closes on Wednesday May 3. THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT! WE EXCEEDED OUR GOAL and don't even have the final pledge envelopes returned yet! Thank you Westmount!

4. PLEASE SEND DONATIONS FOR ALZHEIMER's  for the classes to take to  the Hamblets on Wednesday. If every child brought $1 we could make a difference!

5. JEANS DAY IS THURSDAY! EVERY CHILD IS ASKED to WEAR DENIM on Thursday and bring a donation for BC CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL. This is a near and dear cause as my neice passed away at BC CHILDREN'S two years ago. You can get the JEANS DAY pins at Save On, Starbucks or Shopper's Drug Mart as another way to contribute.

THIS WEEK at WESTMOUNT:

Monday May 1- Intermediate Track Afternoon 1-2:20

Tuesday May 2- PAC Hot Lunch orders due, Kamloops Track and Field Club doing clinics for High Jump and Triple Jump with 60 students- THANK YOU PAC for paying for this!, Intermediate Track Afternoon 1-2:20, FLAG FOOTBALL- Westmount @ Brock, Talent Show information home to those students who show interest.

Wednesday May 3- Mother Goose Program 9-10 am, Jump Rope for Heart pledge envelopes due back, Ruddick's class goes to Gymnastics, Eagles and Regan's classes to the Hamblets to perform at 10:30, Inspire Workshop at 1:00 for Blower and Finley's classes, DALLAS/JUNIPER PARLOFF afterschool.

Thursday May 4- Young Artist's Conference at TRU, JEANS DAY across British Columbia, Intermediate Track Afternoon 1-2:20.

Friday May 5- Young Author's Conference at TRU, FREEZIE FRIDAY- send $1, Primus' class to Gymnastics, Regan and Ruddick's classes to Paul Lake for Learn to Fish program, JUMP ROPE FOR HEART EVENT at WESTMOUNT 10:30 am

Saturday May 6- CHRIS ROSE AUTISM WALK 10:45 am for those interested

NEXT WEEK AT WESTMOUNT:

VIRTUE OF THE WEEK: PERSERVERANCE

Mon. May 8- Talent Show Auditions, Staff Meeting 2:45 pm, PAC Meeting 6:15 pm

Tues. May 9- WESTMOUNT TRACK AND FIELD DAY 1- FIELD EVENTS, PAC HOT LUNCH DAY, PAC CONCESSION at the TRACK MEET, Zirnhelt and Edstrom's classes to the Water Treatment Plant, Talent Show Auditions,  FLAG FOOTBALL GAME- DUFFERIN @ Westmount, 6:30 pm CYBERBULLYING INFORMATION NIGHT AT THE HGEC for parents.

TUESDAY MAY 9- WESTMOUNT IS A POLLING STATION FOR THE ELECTION- PARKING WILL BE AT A PREMIUM throughout the day.

Wed. May 10- WESTMOUNT TRACK AND FIELD DAY 2- RUNNING EVENTS, Mother Goose Program, Fruit and Veggie Program- Cucumbers

Thurs. May 11- CLASS PHOTO DAY, Flag Football Jamboree, District Heritage Fair

Friday May 12- RattleSnake Rumble for Mrs. Regan's class and our Aboriginal Students, PAC PIE ORDER FORMS go home, PAC FREEZIE FRIDAY, MacDonald and Connolly's classes-Mother's Day tea,  ZONE 4 1000/1200 races at DT @ 10:45 am, Primus' class to Gymnastics, One to One Wind Up Party for our readers and mentors

SUNDAY MAY 14- HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY

PIZZA WITH THE PRINCPAL FORMS DUE BACK MAY 17th

Thanks everyone,

Mrs. DeFehr