January 7, 2019
ORANGEVILLE, Ontario – A grade 2 class at Island Lake Public School has started a revolution of 7 year olds giving back during the holidays throughout North America.
After reading the story The Man with the Violin by Kathy Stinson, which details the experiences of renowned violinist Joshua Bell, students
Dear Parents and Guardians,
This is the new format for our monthly newsletter. In order to meet Ministry Accessibility Guidelines, we will be posting our newsletter on our website. Reminders and a link to the school website will be emailed out to parents and guardians every month. It is very important
Hello parents! It's that exciting time of year again...the LLC Scholastic Bookfair! This year's theme is Enchanted Forest and the students are very excited to visit our fair and help support this fundraiser for the school library and makerspace. Books make terrific gifts for the holiday season,
Our school will be conducting JK-Gr 8 Parent/Teacher interviews on Thursday, November 29, 2018 and Friday, November 30, 2018. Appointments will be booked online. Appointments outside these days must be booked directly with the teacher. We ask that all parents please book an appointment with their child’s teacher online using
Next week – Nov 19-23, 2018 is Bullying Prevention Week in the UGDSB – at ILPS, our focus will be on "Choosing Kindness" to overcome bullying behaviour.
Thank you to Jaime, our Child and Youth Counsellor, for organizing the following days for Choose Kindness Week 2018 – We will be making
ILPS School Council Theme Basket Raffle – Deck the Halls 2018
We are asking ILPS Families to help us fill Baskets with new items to match each theme!
Donations are welcome to ANY Themed Basket. If you own a business or have corporate connections to a theme (other than your child’s classroom
Dear Parents and Guardians,
We apologize for the delay in having our November newsletter posted. The current format of our newsletter does not meet Accessibility Guidelines. We are in the process of creating a new format for our monthly newsletters. In the
Homestay is an integral part of the experience in studying abroad.
The Upper Grand District School Board - International Student Program welcomes students from around the world to study in ten of our secondary schools and works closely with various homestay service providers through the year.
We are very appreciative of the
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
Use this map to plan a walking or wheeling route to school! The map shows safety features such as traffic lights and crosswalks.
The map also shows suggested “walk a block” locations. These locations are areas where on street parking is allowed. If you need to drive to the
We have made changes to the operation of our parking lot for the new school year. The parking lot is now for staff use only. There is lots of legal street parking available on surrounding streets. More information here
News Flash: The new ILPS mascot is...
We are thrilled to announce the new logo for ISLAND LAKE PUBLIC SCHOOL
This animal symbolizes intelligence, resilience, agility and community.
It is ... The Osprey!
Please click on the link below to see an Osprey in action!!!
Ospreys, also known as Fish Hawks, are shorebirds. They