News & Announcements

December 17-21 Updates

Posted December 14, 2018

The last week of school is almost here.  This will be a very busy week as we get ready for our winter break. Students will be going skating - blue forms have gone home.  Please send them back with payment as soon as possible. Wednesday is our school's Healthy School's

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Holiday Concert

Posted December 11, 2018

Just a reminder that our Primary Holiday Concert is scheduled for Thursday, December 13 at 1:45 p.m. Parents are invited to attend.

Environmental Activities to Help Celebrate our Planet

Posted December 3, 2018

December 10th is HUMAN RIGHTS Day! “You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” ~ Jane Goodall Celebrate Human Rights Day on December 10th! Human Rights Day

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Posted November 28, 2018

Talking About Mental Health December 2018 – GIVE THE GIFT OF RESILIENCY As we head through December and towards the holidays, it is important to be aware that this can be a very exciting time of year, but for some it is also a difficult time of year. REMEMBER: eat well get


Minto 81’s Senior AA Hockey

Posted November 27, 2018

On Wednesday students will be coming home with a "students day" - free admission coupon. The game is on Sunday Dec. 2nd at 2pm at the Palmerston Arena.

Meat Fundraiser Pick Up

Posted November 26, 2018

The meat orders will be arriving at the school on Thursday November 29th.  The Parent Council hopes to have everything ready for parents to pick it up by 3:30.  All orders need to be picked up by 5pm.  We have been informed that 2 items from the chicken order are

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Days of Significance: December 2018

Posted November 26, 2018

Let’s celebrate and/or acknowledge customs, traditions and days of significance from all around the world! If you have a suggestion or idea, please contact your child’s teacher, Ms. Kuchma or Ms. Jones. If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would love

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Progress Reports & Parent-Teacher Interviews

Posted November 20, 2018

Progress reports will be sent home Tuesday, November 20th. Time has been set aside for parent-teacher interviews on November 29th and 30th. Thank you for being active partners with us on your child's learning journey! Please follow the directions below to book an interview online with one, two

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#Here4Hope presentation – Free admission

Posted November 13, 2018

Click on the image below for more information about #Here4Hope DAY on Wednesday, November 21st at 6:00pm. H4H

Cookie Dough Pick Up

Posted November 9, 2018

Parent and Guardians will be able to pick up their cookie dough orders on November 12, 2018. Orders will be ready from 3PM to 5PM in the school gym.  Order MUST be picked up that day, as we have no room to store frozen food on the school premises.  Please make

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PD Program for November 30th

Posted November 6, 2018

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QSP Cookie dough pick up

Posted November 6, 2018

Pick up will be on Monday November 12th from 3-5. Just a reminder that we require parents to park in the parking lot during school hours so that we do not block buses at the end of the day.

A Few Reminders from the Office

Posted November 5, 2018

  • Tuesday Nov 6th we have a Parent Council meeting at 5:15 pm in the Library
  • Thursday Nov 8th is Fresh from the Farm pick up from 3-5 pm
  • Picture retake day is Thursday Nov 22nd

We Scare Hunger

Posted November 2, 2018

WeScareHunger1Congratulations to our school and community: we donated 2 025 food items to the Food Bank! Minto-Clifford PS thanks the Harriston community who also donated canned goods during trick-or-treating.

Creative Playgrounds Closed for the Season

Posted November 1, 2018

Hello families, Today is November 1st, which means our tetherballs have been taken down and our playground equipment is closed until Spring. Thank you for helping to keep our students safe!

Homestay Opportunities

Posted October 23, 2018

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

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Talking About Mental Health November 2018 – Nature and Mental Health

Posted October 23, 2018

Fall is here and so is that pre-winter chill!  Getting outside makes such a difference to how we all are doing inside. Spending time in nature improves our mental health and well-being.  Being outdoors is a simple way to add some much needed down time from screens. Adding some time

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Environmental Updates

Posted October 23, 2018

See the Environmental Newsletter Insert Nov 2018 .  Have you heard about 'Buy Nothing Day?'
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