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13 Feb

Northrop Frye will be hosting a Welcome to Kindergarten event on Wednesday, February 18th, from 4:00 to 5:15 pm.  This event is for all students who will begin kindergarten in the Fall of 2015 and their parents.   You are invited to come take part in fun learning activities together.  At the end of the event, each child will go home with a bag of goodies which includes: books, a CD, and more.  If you know of students who are not already registered, please encourage them to register ASAP.  We don’t want anyone to miss this fun afternoon of learning on Wednesday, February 18th, from 4:00... 

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10 Feb

This is just a few things that came up last night at the home and school meeting. The school noticed that Monday’s Kiss and drop (morning car drop off)  went extremely well with 3 volunteers, So they are hoping to gather some interest in maybe having a few extra volunteers to help out everyday.  If this is something you think you could help with you should contact the school.  The time is from 7:35-8:05 daily but if you can only do 1 day a week or even once in a while, it would be appreciated. Also safe arrival could use a few extra volunteers.  Safe arrival is receiving the messages... 

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27 Jan

Did you know????  Every Wednesday during lunch time frozen yogurt tubes are for sale for $1.  It’s to raise money for The hospital fundraiser and in the spring for JDRF .  So give your child a dollar and know they can enjoy a healthy treat and support some great causes.  

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26 Jan

Mrs Glencross has asked us to put out the call for volunteers to come help roll the money they collect for the hospital fundraiser this week.  She would like to have a few parents come in on Wednesday Jan. 28 and Friday Jan. 30 from 2-3pm to help roll the loose coin. If you can help, please fill out the form below stating which day you can help and leaving a contact for yourself. Thank you! Your Name (required) Your Email (required) Select a date: January 28thJanuary 30th  

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13 Jan

Our school is looking for literacy volunteers! Share the magic of literacy and become an ELF volunteer! Elementary Literacy Friends (ELF) is a volunteer-based literacy tutoring program helping Grade 2 students who would benefit from additional one-on-one reading activities.  ELF provides training, materials and all of the support necessary for each volunteer to help a student to improve their literacy skills, putting them on a bright path to success! Volunteers do not need teaching experience; only a willingness to help and commit to the ELF requirements. Following an initial training session,... 

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13 Jan

This came up in tonight’s meeting. I don’t have all the details yet about the meeting but this is one thing I can post tonight. We are looking for people willing to help by joining the Teacher Appreciation week sub committee. We are looking for fresh ideas on how to spoil our teachers and show them how thankful we are for them. Teacher Appreciation week is Feb 9-13th. Last year there was a treasure box filled with donated gifts from parents for the teachers to pick from,  parents volunteered to do kiss and drop in the morning.  There were lunchtime helpers, baked goods brought in... 

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8 Dec

a photo of some vendors and shoppers a photo of vendors and shoppers Thanks to all who helped make this event a success!  I had a vision and everyone helped me to execute it perfectly!  It was an awesome learning experience and I hope it’ll be a continued event through the years.   There are so many people to thank and if I took the time to name everyone I’d probably break the internet. The event raised just over $1400!  We have a few things to square off increasing the income of the event closer to $1460.  The home and school association will discuss how the money will be spent... 

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4 Dec

Andrea and Amanda receiving the Ford fundraiser cheque. Happy to announce the official amount that the Home and School raised through our Ford Drive One For Your School fundraiser which was held in September. Amanda and I (Andrea) proudly visited Ford this morning and picked up the cheque for $4800!!!!! We are so thankful and thrilled! Thank you to everyone who came out to support the Home and School in this fundraiser!  

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20 Nov

**Please note the date Dec. 12th has been changed to Dec. 11th** The school is in need of volunteers to serve the annual Christmas meal in the cafeteria. We need 6 volunteers for each of the 3 dates, Dec 9th, 10th and 11th from 11am-12:15pm. If you are able to help please sign up with the form below by checking the date(s) you are available. Andrea will be in touch with you to confirm your spot. Thank you in advance!   Your Name (required) Your Email (required) Select a date: December 9thDecember 10thDecember 11th  

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20 Nov

As you my have heard Misletoe Market is just around the corner and we are starting to recruit volunteers for the big event.  We have lots of little jobs that need to be filled and any little bit of help is graciously accepted. The event happens on Saturday December 6th from 9am til 4pm.  We have all the opportunities broken up into approx. 2 hour shifts but we’ll gladly work around your schedule.  There are positions available at the admission table, canteen, Santa photo area, the baked good decorating table/ craft table and also clean up after the event and set up the night before. If... 

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