News & Announcements

Orange Shirt Day- September 30th

Posted September 20, 2019

Orange shirt day is an event that started in 2013. It was designed to educate people and promote awareness about the residential school system and the impact this system had in indigenous communities for more than a century in Canada.  It is held annually on September 30th in Canadian communities

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Terry Fox Run

Posted September 18, 2019

We will be holding our annual Terry Fox run on September 26th from 11:30-12:45.  The rain date is on October 3 at the same time. Our grades 1-3 students will walk to the Beatty Line trail and run there, while our kindergarten students will run around the school yard.  You

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Open House

Posted September 18, 2019

Dear Families, Please join for our Open House/Welcome Back on Thursday, September 19th. School council will be providing free hotdogs (veggie and gluten free hotdogs will also be provided) from 5:00-6:00 at the back of the school.  Please bring refillable water containers that can be filled from the fountains in the school. The

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September School Newsletter

Posted September 18, 2019

Newsletter September 2019

What you need to know to register your child for school

Posted August 12, 2019

The 2019-2020 school year begins on September 3, which means it is almost time to register your child if you are new to the Upper Grand District School Board.

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Congratulations, Jenny!

Posted June 24, 2019

Here is a wonderful article about our Volunteer of the Year, Jenny Lindsay:   Congratulations, Jenny!

Buddy Bench Arrives!

Posted June 19, 2019

We were fortunate to be selected to receive a Buddy Bench for our school playground.  The Buddy Bench is a place where a student can sit if they are feeling lonely or sad and would like a friend to join with them to talk.  The bench, and how it is

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Dufflebag Theatre Presentation

Posted June 19, 2019

We had the wonderful opportunity to once again welcome Dufflebag Theatre to our school.  They performed a very entertaining bilingual rendition of Cinderella.  It was a show enjoyed by all!IMG_0925IMG_0924

Final School Newsletter 2019

Posted June 19, 2019

Newsletter June Final

June 2019 School Newsletter

Posted May 31, 2019

Here is our second last newsletter for this school year! Newsletter June 2019 (1)

School Council Movie Night-June 4th

Posted May 27, 2019

Join us Tuesday, June 4th for Family Movie night! 


(use Toy Story 3 image from Flyer or google - it won't let me post here!)


Free Entry!

The movie begins at 6:15 pm

 To keep things green we encourage families

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Volunteer Tea- June 6th

Posted May 27, 2019

Volunteer Tea Invitation Please see the attachment for the volunteer tea, which will be held from 10:30-11:15 in the school gymnasium.   We appreciate the support you give us all year long and hope that you are able to join us in the celebration!

Jump Rope For Heart

Posted May 17, 2019

Thank you to everyone who was able to support our Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser.  We were very lucky and actually got some nice weather and lots of good exercise! At this point, we have raised over $6000.00!!!! A final total will be shared in the June newsletter.

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DATE CHANGE: Special Olympics Track & Field Meet moved to Wednesday May 15

Posted May 12, 2019

Due to rain in the forecast, the Special Olympics Track & Field Meet has been postponed to Wednesday May 15, 2019.

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May 2019 School Newsletter

Posted May 3, 2019

Newsletter May 2019

Rocking The 1980s!!!

Posted April 18, 2019

Another fun dress-up day at James McQueen!_MG_0727_MG_0737_MG_0725_MG_0757_MG_0747

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Bunny Breakfast 2019

Posted April 15, 2019

Thank you to everyone who was able to come out and celebrate our Bunny Breakfast this past Saturday, April 11th.  It was a wonderful turnout and lots of fun for everyone!  Once a final tally has been calculated, I will share how much money was made for our school council

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Earth Day At James McQueen

Posted April 15, 2019

Earth Day at James McQueen! Earth Day Assembly Please join us in the gym for our Earth Day Assembly on Wednesday April 24th @ 1:50. We will be unveiling our Collaborative Art Project! Using recycled materials, each class has made a piece of art. We’ll put all the pieces together together to form

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Environmental Initiatives

Posted April 8, 2019

Please click on the James McGreen Eco button on the right side of the school website for news about some of the many environmental initiatives we have going at our school; it's worth the time to give it a look!

The Bunny Breakfast Is Almost Here!

Posted April 8, 2019

We hope to see you out at the Bunny Breakfast this Saturday, at the school, from 9:30-11:30.  Please see the link below for more information. We are looking for volunteers to help make pancakes at the school from 6:30-8:30 on Friday night, as well as help volunteer the day of the

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