News & Announcements
Our School Council Healthy Habits Night is this coming Monday, February 13th from 5:30-7:30 at John McCrae.
Click below to access our food order form so you can enjoy a healthy family meal at the event!
Food orders are due this Friday, February 10th.
The Board has provided an update regarding Junior Kindergarten French Immersion registration data. The number of on-time JK FI registration applications at our school has exceeded the school’s FI registration cap. As such, a random selection process that includes all on-time registrants will be initiated this month. Parents and guardians will be contacted via …
Dear John McCrae Families,
Please take a moment to RSVP to our Parents Reaching Out Speaker Series being held on Monday February 13th, 5:30-7:30pm at John McCrae Public School.
We have two amazing speakers lined up to engage us on the topic of Nutrition and Physical Literacy.
Please follow this link to RSVP.
Please note …
School Council invites your family to come out to Movie Night on Thursday, January 26!
Wear your PJ’s, bring the whole family, snack on popcorn, cookies and pizza as you watch TROLLS!
Doors open: 5:30pm
Movie Starts: 6:00pm
Please preorder food by completing the form that was sent home with all students. Even if you missed the deadline …
Due to inclement weather tonight’s School Council meeting (Tuesday, January 10th) will be cancelled.
John McCrae School Council is offering a lunchtime beverage program for Term 2 (January 30 to June 29). This is a chance for students to enjoy a fresh milk or juice with their lunch. A trusted crew of students will deliver the drinks to each classroom at the beginning of the first nutrition break. …
Back by popular demand…lunchtime pizza for fun and fundraising! Second nutrition break on Fridays
Preferred ordering/payment method is ONLINE at www.schoolcashonline.com
If you cannot access online ordering, please return form and cash or cheque to “John McCrae Public School”NO LATER THAN Monday, January 23, 2017.
We are unable to accommodate late orders.
We are looking for more Snowman Run volunteers. The JMC Snowman Run is this Friday, Dec 23rd. Volunteers are needed from 10:45 – 12:45. Contact us if interested!
This December John McCrae is running a Used Toy Collection and Sale. We are accepting gently used toys, books, craft supplies, movies and stuffed animals from December 5th to 13th. Please send any items your family wishes to contribute to school with your child. An upper year student from our school will be around to collect …
CHAPTERS FUNDRAISER NIGHT: In Support of John McCrae P.S
Wednesday November 30th ~ 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Chapters, Stone Road Mall, Guelph
You are cordially invited to a Chapters Fundraiser in support of our school library. From your purchase of in-store, regular …
The JK FI registration information night is coming to Ecole John McCrae on Monday, November 28th from 6:30-8:00 pm. For more information about the JK FI process click here http://www.ugdsb.on.ca/jkfi/ .
5 Easy Steps for Students to Pay for the School Tour:
- Visit www.templeandtempletours.com
- Click on “Student Log In”
- Enter Specialty Code ig35rg and click on “Submit” – this will give the student access to the school trip and the following information: Sample Itinerary, travel dates, payment amounts and deadlines, insurance brochure.
- Register online to …
PARENT / TEACHER INTERVIEWS – Instructions for ONLINE booking:
(Available from Nov. 17th at 4pm to Nov. 23rd at 11:59pm)
2: Input student’s OEN# (found at the top of the student’s report card)
3: Input student’s date of birth
4: From “Teacher List” select which teacher(s) you would like an interview with
5: Select “Show Appointment Schedule”
6: Select …
John McCrae students will be observing Remembrance Day on Friday, November 11th at the McCrae House from 10:30 am to 11:30am. All family and friends are welcome to join us in the service.
Once again, we are starting to organize the Grade 8 year-end trip to Québec City!
Our trip to Quebec will be from June 19-June 23, 2017.
Please join us on Monday, November 14th in the library from 6-7pm for a Parent Information Night. A representative will be joining us to share information regarding your child’s …
John F. Ross CVI – Parent Information Night – FRENCH IMMERSION
John F. Ross will be hosting a Grade 8 information night to talk to parents about special programming at Ross. Mark your calendar:
Thursday, December 8th, 7:00-8:30 p.m. – Special Programming Night – French Immersion
This French Immersion presentation will replace the French Immersion session normally …
On Monday, October 31st all students will be participating in our annual school wide Dance-a-thon! Pledge forms are due on Thursday, October 27th. Funds raised will help support our school to purchase a new Kindergarten climbing structure and purchase new team jerseys for extra-curricular sports teams and clubs at JMC. We appreciate the support of …
ANNUAL JMC WREATHS & POINSETTIAS
Orders due by Friday November 4th, 2016 – www.schoolcashonline.com
If ordering ONLINE, do not return paper form to school.
Cheques payable to “John McCrae Public School.”
Pickup on Monday, December 5th, 3:10 to 6:30 pm.
Thanksgiving is a time for giving and here at JMC we would like to give to those in need in our community. Mme Siversky and Mme Katsaounis/Mme Proude’s Grade 6 and Kindergarten classes will be running the Thanksgiving Food Drive this year. We will be collecting non-perishable items for the Chalmers Community Services Centre here …
Support us to support Terry Fox on September 29th through online donation here JMC Terry Fox Secure Donation!
School Council starts this Tuesday, Sept 13th at 6:45-8pm in the library. All JMC parents welcome. Get involved, meet new friends and make a difference!
Welcome to another school year at John McCrae! Welcome back to returning students and welcome to those who are new to the John McCrae Community. While the first day of school is exciting, it can also be worrisome for parents (especially those who cannot accompany their child to school). We promise to look after …
Passez un bel été tout le monde! L’école recommence le 6 septembre!
Have a safe and happy summer JMC! School starts on September 6th!
Year End and Awards Assemblies June 27 & 29 details are as follows
June 27 > Awards (Gr 1,2,4,5,6) & Patrols @ 9am
June 29 > Goodbyes and Awards (Gr 3 & 7) @ 9am
École John McCrae Wants You!
Permanent and Occasional Lunchroom Supervisors Needed starting September 2016!
10:05 AM – 11:05 AM & 12:35 PM – 1:35 PM
Contact Vice Principal Cutz as soon as possible if interested
If interested in adopting our KD Bunny “Ollie” for the summer please contact firstname.lastname@example.org!
Grade 6 students at JMC featured in the news for their e-waste awareness and collection event initiatives!
See the link below to the news article in the Guelph Mercury.
Ecole John McCrae is hosting an electronic waste collection event, Saturday June 11th 8am – 2pm.
Drop off your used, unwanted or broken electronics to John McCrae Public School, 189 Water St. Guelph, for free!
Grade 6 students have been studying the growing impact of e-waste on the environment and are choosing to take …
FAMILY FUN NIGHT
-Family Fun Night is fast approaching. Please join us on Thursday, June 2nd from 5:30-8pm for a fun family time. If you would still like to contribute an item to your student’s classroom raffle basket, or something for our silent auction, please have it to the school by …
Please download, print, fill out and hand back to the school the attached Family Fun Night Food/Volunteer/Basket Raffle form by Friday, May 27th!
Looking forward to seeing you all there!