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Aberfoyle School Council Minutes, January 15, 2019

Posted January 21, 2019

In Attendance: Paul Tribe, Meghan DiMatteo, Alison Kwarta, Kelly Hodgson, Lindsay Dickerson, Kristina Krnjak-Holmes, Caroline Derderian 1. Welcome ● The meeting was called to order at 6:34. Kelly welcomed all members. 2. Chocolate Fundraiser ● Fundraiser was a lot of work. $10,655.00 profit. There were many aspects of the initiative that would need to change if

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Grade 6 Learning About Metis Dot Art

Posted January 10, 2019

Today our Grade 6 students learned about Metis Dot Art.  here are a few samples as they were being done.   20190110_094246 20190110_094315 20190110_094236

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Aberfoyle’s Week of Giving

Posted December 3, 2018

  Day of Giving What to Give Monday, December 10th Food Drive Today we will be holding a food drive with proceeds going to the Guelph Food Bank. Make sure to bring only non-perishable items. Tuesday, December

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Policy Updates

Posted November 29, 2018

At Tuesday’s Board meeting, changes to the following policies were approved.  The new documents are now posted on the board website (www.ugdsb.ca/board/policy). 104 – Access to School Premises 105 – Trustee Honoraria 112 – Trustee Pregnancy and Parental Leave (new) 503 – Safe Schools 509 – Health Support Services

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Aberfoyle School Council Minutes November 13, 2018

Posted November 21, 2018

In Attendance: Paul Tribe, Kelly Hodgson, Mikaela Clarke, Lindsay Dickerson, Meghan DiMatteo, Carol Luckhardt, Jenn Deter, Caroline Derderian   Chair Welcome Kelly welcomed all council members and the meeting was called to order at 6:32.   Treasurer Report Kristina was unable to attend. Kelly read an e-mail from Kristina. There is $5400 in

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That Time of Year!

Posted November 5, 2018

Head Lice Reminder We have had some reports of children encountering head lice and have sent some notes home. While they are a nuisance, head lice are not a health hazard or communicable disease. To confirm a case you will need to find live lice. They are usually spread

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New Seating for Aberfoyle PS Yard!

Posted November 3, 2018

A big thank you goes to our School Council members Ms. Deter, Ms. Davies, and Ms. Hodgson for their hard work on Saturday, November 3. A special vote of appreciation is also extended to Mr. Pond for taking time from his very busy schedule to help add seating to our schoolyard. 

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Thank You!

Posted November 2, 2018

Thanks so much to Mr. Rau for donating this painting by Tim Murton for our Library Learning Commons. It looks great! 20181102_111408A 20181102_145721A

Farming is Important to Us!

Posted November 1, 2018

Mr. Hayden shares with Ms. Singh's Grade One students the importance of farming to our lives.  Thank you very much for taking time from your very busy life to help us understand what farmers do to make our lives better.

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Owl Pellet Investigation

Posted November 1, 2018

Owl pellets are so interesting. Ms. Curtis' Grade 6 class found out just what goes in! 20181101_122112 3A20181101_122146 2A20181101_122100 4A

Learning About Treaties

Posted November 1, 2018

Learning about Treaties. Grade 2 and 3 with grade 6 partners share ideas about what treaties are.  Then they made wampum belts. Thank you Mr. Bertrand for your insights.   20181101_092820 6A 20181101_093600 5A

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Some Information for You

Posted October 29, 2018

Your Future, Your Choice - Career event on November 14th, 2018On November 14th, 2018 the Career Education Council is hosting their annual education, career and community resources fair at Centennial CVI. Everyone is welcome and UGDSB students and their families are encouraged to mark your calendars with

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Thank you, School Council!

Posted October 25, 2018

We had a wonderful time tonight with our Halloween Party.  ACE was also able to make it and had fun too!  As usual the School Council worked hard and helped all of us enjoy a community event.  Well done!

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Accolades to Our Junior Cross-Country Runners and Our Grade 8 Route Marshals

Posted October 23, 2018

On October 18, fifteen of our junior cross-country runners participated in the B Division Schools autumn cross-country tournament at the Puslinch Community Center.  Our runners enjoyed a successful morning. In four of the six races there were Aberfoyle team runners who finished in the top four positions. Our points

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Aberfoyle Colour Day Shirts

Posted October 1, 2018

Aberfoyle Colour Day Shirts are available for purchase, if families choose. Each shirt costs $10. If interested, please send a note in your student's agenda with size and colour by WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 3rd. Payment will be arranged through SchoolCashOnline once we get your order placed.​   Thanks!  
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