News & Announcements
Welcome Back BBQ and Open House at James McQueen PS!! Our Welcome Back school barbeque and Open House will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26th at James McQueen. The barbeque will be held on the school yard from 5:00 to 6:00 and the Open House will take […]
Dear Parents/Guardians, I wanted to thank you, on behalf of our school staff, for all of your support in helping us to have a wonderful first week of school! Our new JK students have all visited the school and will be joining us full-time next week. Please do not hesitate to contact classroom teachers or […]
Dear Parents/Guardians, You can now receive automatic updates from our school website on your cell phone to keep you better informed! We are pleased to announce that the Upper Grand DSB is introducing a new parent communication tool for your smart phone. Designed to streamline communication between schools and the communities they serve, the Upper […]
Dear Students and Parents/Guardians, Our school has been a very busy place over the summer! The very first day of summer our school became a construction site! We have new ceilings and lights in all of the hallways, which makes it very nice and bright, and we have a new heating system which will keep […]
Thank you to all of the families that were able to support our Jump Rope for Heart day! We raised over $7500 for heart and stroke research!!!! A great cause and a great way for our students to get some extra exercise.
On May 19th we were treated to a bilingual performance of Beauty and The Beast. The performance was put on by DuffleBag Theatre and was one of the highlights of our school year; for both students and staff! We even had some of our students and staff join into the action!
Yes, here at James McQueen we time-warped back to the 1980s on May 19th! A gnarly time was had by all!
Thank you to all of our families that were able to join us for Family Math Night on May 2nd! It was a fun event with lots of learning and sharing. Below you will see photos of the evening, a link to an article posted on the Board website, and a link to the resources […]
Dear Parents/Guardians, We are entering into a time of year where the weather is getting warmer (hopefully soon!) and students are outside expending energy and often not as attentive to car traffic as we would like. I would ask, for the safety of all of our children, that if you are dropping-off or picking up […]
What another wonderful event!!!!!!!! Thank you so much to our hard working school council and staff for the work they put into making this such a fun and successful event! And a BIG thank you to all of our families and community members that were able to share in the fun! Please have […]
We were lucky to have two wonderful presentations in the last couple of weeks. Kara played a wide-range of songs on the piano as we all sang along. Her deeper message included sharing her trials and tribulations of growing up as a blind person who is also autistic and the importance of treating everyone with […]