Fresh From the Farm final reminder:
Thank you so much to those who have picked up their fresh from the farm deliveries. We want to let anyone who has not picked up yet know, to please do so before Friday, November 16 by 4 PM. Any food not picked up will
Updates for the week:
A reminder that tomorrow is our school council meeting in the library at 7:15pm. Parents meet to discuss on-going activities and programs to support student learning.
A final reminder to pick up Fresh from the Farm orders today after school until 4:30 pm and tomorrow between 8:00-4:00 pm.
Here is an update from our Spirit Day Today:
We raised $321.00 for the UGLF Free to Achieve Fund - Thank you to all who participated!
Colour House Points - Our teams that earned the most points were:
Purple – 31 points
Red – 29 points
Black & White tied –
We have been informed that Fresh From the Farm orders are being delivered on Thursday Nov 8th to the school. Please come and pick up your orders at the following times:
Thurs Nov 8th from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm or Friday Nov 9th following the Remembrance Day assembly at 11:30
Healthy Snack/Milk program:
Our healthy snack program starts today and happens on Mondays and Thursdays. Thank you to Brandi Bray and her team of volunteers for their dedication to this program. Our daily milk program also starts today.
Life Threatening Allergies:
We have children in our school with potential life-threatening allergies to nuts,
Oct 4, 2018
The Upper Grand District School Board has been testing for lead in school drinking water since 2007. New provincial testing requirements came into effect July 2017, which increase the amount of sampling that is required. The Ontario drinking water quality standard for lead is 10 micrograms per
Please see the attached October newsletter highlighting all of the exciting activities, programs and learning happening this month!
A reminder that pizza and milk orders are due this Friday on schoolcashonline.com. No late orders will be accepted.
Also, thank you for fundraising for Fresh for the Farm! All orders are due after
Monday October 1st -Orange Shirt Day at Brisbane Public School
Orange Shirt Day grew out of a residential school survivor story of having her new orange shirt taken away on her first day at the
school. The date was chosen because it is the time of year in which children were taken
We are looking forward to meeting all of the parents tonight! A reminder that the BBQ and School Open house starts at 5 pm. Please remember your slips of paper for meal tickets and tickets for the raffle!
We also have our Terry Fox walk/run at 2 pm and all parents
We getting excited for our big event- the official grand opening of the new Brisbane School Playground! I hope you are able to join us and share our celebration. Raffle tickets came home for the baskets as well as slips of paper for meals. Thanks to Lori Wright, our Council
The basket raffle tickets and meal tickets will be arriving home today/tomorrow. Please bring them to the BBQ event on Thursday!
‘We will be accepting both cash and non-perishable food donations for the EWCS food bank at the meet the teacher BBQ. Erin Rotary has generously offered to match any cash
Brisbane Public School operates a school nutrition program throughout the school year with the help of Children’s foundation of Guelph and Wellington. All children are invited to participate in our snack bins in the classroom as well as a freshly prepared snack twice a week.
There are many reasons why
A reminder of our upcoming BBQ and Meet the Teacher Event scheduled for this Thursday. Classes will be open from 5-6 pm and food is available from 5-6:30 pm. The playground grand opening will be from 6:30-6:45 with raffle winners announced at the end.
Please place your food order at schoolcashonline.com
We’re so excited that our Fresh from the Farm fundraiser has started! All students should have received an order form by now. If they have not please inform your child's teacher and we will be sure to have one sent home!
A few things to highlight, fundraiser closes on October
A reminder to order your BBQ items on schoolcashonline.com by Monday Sept 24th for our upcoming Open House and Meet the teacher event on Thurs Sept 27th!
Also, we appreciate all of the great donations for our class theme baskets. All items need to be in by Monday so we can
Speak up about concussions – Rowan’s Law Day is September 26
On September 26, schools across the Upper Grand District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day – a day to raise awareness about concussions.
In March 2018, the Ontario government passed a law known as Rowan’s Law, named after 17-year-old
We had an anti-bullying presentation today for grades 3-6 students from Elsie Morden who talked about the importance of being yourself, following your dreams and being with people who support you. She also talked about her bullying experiences and how to stand up and having someone to talk to in
Welcome back everyone! Our first School Council meeting is Tuesday September 18th at 7:15 in the library and any parents are welcome to attend. It’s a great opportunity to get involved and have a say in what's happening for your kids at the the school. I look forward to seeing
Dear parents and guardians,
We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health
Please see the attached September newsletter which includes our tentative teaching staff assignments for next year. We are looking forward to having a great school year! A reminder that staff will be outside on Tuesday to greet students and assist with getting them into their new classes at 8:30 am.
Please read the following information about our school organization. Classes are tentative until we confirm our numbers with the Board in order to remain compliant with the Ministry parameters.
First Day of School
We hope you are having a fantastic summer holiday! We look forward to welcoming back our Brisbane Bears on Tues. Sept 4th!
On Sept 4th, all staff will be outside at 8:30am ready to help guide students to their classes. They will have class lists. Signs will be
Funds donated to the Upper Grand Learning Foundation for $20 or more, receive a tax receipt. Thank you for your donation. Forms can be brought to Brisbane P. S. Click on the form below.
UGLF Form Updated
The UGDSB had been experiencing a service disruption with the calendar function on the UGDSB school app, affecting iPhone users only. The problem is now resolved. To fix the issue on your device, uninstall and then reinstall the newest version of the app.