News & Announcements

Ice Skating Fun!

Posted February 26, 2019

Our grade 1-3 students had a great time skating at the Sportsplex.  Thank you to all parents and volunteers who were able to come out to supervise and tie skates!IMG_0551_MG_0596

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No Busses and Schools Closed

Posted February 25, 2019

Hi Everyone,   All school busses and schools are shut down today.  School is closed, please do not send your children to school.   Stay safe and warm!   Mr. Creighton

Valentine’s Dance Cancelled Tonight

Posted February 13, 2019

Dear Families,   For everyone's safety, the Valentine's dance scheduled for tonight has been cancelled.  Another dance, perhaps entitled the Snow Day dance, will be held at a later date when weather conditions will be less likely to effect the event. Stay safe and warm!   Mr. Creighton

School Closed

Posted February 12, 2019

The school is closed today.  Stay safe and warm!

Valentine’s Dance Postponed

Posted February 7, 2019

Dear Families, Due to bus cancellations and inclement weather, we have had to reschedule our school council Valentine's dance until Wednesday, February 13th from 6:30-8:00.   We hope to see you then!

School Closed Today

Posted February 6, 2019

All schools are closed today.  Stay safe and warm.

Random Selection

Posted February 5, 2019

At the close of the on-time window, the number of JK French Immersion applications at James McQueen PS exceeded the school’s JK FI enrolment cap.  Random selection is necessary at James McQueen PS.  The random selection process will consider in-area applicants with sibling(s) in UGDSB FI first and

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February 2019 School Newsletter

Posted February 4, 2019

February 2019 School Newsletter

School Council Family Valentine’s Dance

Posted February 1, 2019

Just a reminder of our School Council Family Valentine's dance coming up on February 7th, in the school gym, from 6:30-8:00.  DJ Mark Haynes will be spinning the groove. Donations at the door are welcome. Please join us in all of your Valentine's gear!

Tribal Visions Presentation

Posted February 1, 2019

Our students shared in a special presentation by Tribal Visions, a First Nations arts education group who specialize in native dance and traditional costumes.  The students learned about a range of costumes and dance styles, as well as traditional beliefs and language. The underlying message of kindness for others and

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Bus Cancellation- No Need To Call The School

Posted January 23, 2019

Dear Families, Just as an awareness piece, if your child is a bus student and busses are cancelled, you do not need to call the school to let us know that your child will not be attending.  This will save everyone a bit of time in the morning. Thanks, Mr. Creighton

Free Clothing Giveaway

Posted January 14, 2019

Please see the attachment for an excellent opportunity to reuse and recycle some good quality clothing and items:    

January 2019 School Newsletter

Posted December 17, 2018

Have a wonderful holiday, everyone!  See you in 2019! January 2019 School Newsletter January 2019 School Calendar  

School Council Fundraising

Posted December 11, 2018

Dear Families, Please see the attached link for information about school council fundraising.  This is a great way to contribute to our school! School Council Fundraising

School Council Meeting Cancelled

Posted December 5, 2018

The school council meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled. See you in January!

December 2018 School Newsletter

Posted November 29, 2018

School Newsletter December 2018

Grade 1-3 Winter Concert Date

Posted November 27, 2018

Dear Parent(s) and Guardian(s), To help us usher in winter and celebrate the winter season, our grade 1-3 classes will each be performing at our holiday concert (our kindergarten students will be performing in the Spring). The winter concert will be held in the school gym on December 12th from 6:30-7:30. Students need to be

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Welcome Ms. MacKenzie!

Posted November 26, 2018

Dear Families and Community, On behalf of our school, I would like to welcome Ms. MacKenzie to James McQueen as our new office co-ordinator!  Ms. MacKenzie will be joining our school in January 2019, due to Mrs. Hopf's retirement.  Ms. MacKenzie is currently the office co-ordinator at Ponsonby PS.  I am

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Mrs. Hopf Retirement Celebration- December 6

Posted November 26, 2018

Dear James McQueen Community,   This is just a reminder that our community retirement celebration for Mrs. Hopf will be held on December 6th, from 6:30-8:30 in the school gym (speeches at 7:00). This celebration is for adults only, as our school will be holding a special celebration the last week of

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Formal Day

Posted November 26, 2018

We had a blast dressing in our best clothes!   IMG_9863IMG_9875   IMG_9870IMG_9908IMG_9904
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