News & Announcements
Hello Eramosa Families;
We are hoping you have discovered our Poinsettia Fundraising flyer in your child’s backpack or agenda this weekend. EPSAC committed to a hybrid-model of fundraising this school year, meaning families could choose the donation method (see attached flyer) or to support traditional fundraising methods (or both!).
The Poinsettia Fundraisier has been a popular one in the past, where families order
Hallowe’en is in our rear view mirror so now it’s time to start thinking about our next big holiday! Please take a minute to check out the first Eramosa PS School Council fundraiser of the year. Click on the links below. All proceeds go directly back to supporting students and activities in our school. Thanks!
Poinsettia Order Form:
Reflection and Communication
Dear Eramosa Families,
November is a time for reflection and communication at Eramosa PS. We start the month off by stopping to remember the men and women who fought to keep our country free on Remembrance Day. This year our Remembrance Day ceremony will take place on November 10th starting at 10:20am, and all are welcome to attend
Talking About Mental Health November 2017 – Talking to Your Child/Youth about Tragic Events
When a tragic event occurs, children and youth will hear about these events through media, peers or other sources. These are difficult topics to talk about and your response will shape your child/youth’s core beliefs.
Tips for talking to children/youth about tragedies
You know your child/youth best, and you’ll have a good idea
November 24th is BUY NOTHING Day!
Celebrate Buy Nothing Day on November 24th!
Buy Nothing Day is an awareness day highlighting society’s habit of buying too many things. It is a day for society to examine the issue of over-consumption and is held on ‘Black Friday’, which is one of the busiest shopping days in the United States. https://en.wikipedia.org
“We are also consuming and trashing clothing at
STAY CONNECTED WITH ERAMOSA PS THROUGH YOUR SMARTPHONE 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 Grand Mobile app provides parents with a simple interface with up to date information including news, calendars and social media feeds. The Upper
Mark your calendars! The UGDSB Parent Involvement Committee invites you to join them for an informative evening for parents and caregivers. Dr. Laura Markham will be speaking on the topic “How to Get Your Child Cooperating Without Yelling, Threats or Punishment.” Learn some practical, everyday strategies to help you raise a self-disciplined child who WANTS to cooperate!
There are two locations for
November 2017 Rockwood Branch Library Events for Families and School-Age Children
Movie Afternoon: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (All Ages)
Get ready for the release of the newest Star Wars film by joining us for a showing of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. Rated PG. Drop in.
Saturday, November 4, 1:00 pm
Postcards for Peace (All Ages)
Visit our postcard station at the library during Veterans’ week to express messages of
Hi everyone, it is hard to believe that October is already started! The following link can take you to this month’s quick newsletter NEWSLETTER Eramosa Oct 2017. We are starting to move away from the monthly newsletter format and will start to post news on our website as it becomes available. You can also access our the same important posted news and dates on our