Happy New Year 2019! We hope you had a fantastic holiday and break.
Please see the attached newsletter to find out about what is happening in January!
2019 January Newsletter
JK Registration is happening at Brisbane. Please pre-register online and see the attached flyer for more information.
We are seeking new
We have had concerns from our transportation department that parents continue to park on the grass area at the front which doesn't allow a safe bus entry and exit. Please DO NOT park in this area.
A final reminder that all pizza orders for the upcoming Jan-March term are due by
We are excited to share all the fun events leading up to the holiday ...
Me to WE Team Events
Candy Grams (50 cents) on sale Wednesday and Thursday at first break
Coat drive - send in used winter coats in good condition until Friday, Dec. 14th
Food Drive - Dec. 10th - 20th
Parent teacher interviews are happening tonight and tomorrow Friday Nov 30 (PA Day). Thank you for taking the time to make your child's education a priority. Staff are looking forward to communicating your child's progress. If you were unable to make it in, please contact your child's teacher.
Movie Night- We’re
We have a lockdown drill practice tomorrow morning to ensure all students are prepared in the case of an emergency.
We have anti-bullying presentations by the John Howard Society for our primary students every Monday for the next 6 weeks.
A reminder that parent-teacher interviews are this Thursday evening and Friday
Don't forget to wear pink today to show your support against bullying. We encourage all students to wear pink and stand up to bullying! Colour House points will be earned for students who participate in our Spirit Days throughout the school year.
In an attempt to shorten the length of
We hope you had a great weekend! Looks like we are getting some colder temperatures this week so please send students well dressed for the outdoors.
Report cards come home tomorrow, Tues Nov 20th. Please review your child’s report card and celebrate student successes, strengths and areas for growth. Parent teacher
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