Monday Message

Monday Message – Week of June 24, 2019

Posted June 24, 2019

I’ve heard that time seems to go faster with age. That has to be the explanation. This year has absolutely flown by.

If you’re thinking about what we’ve accomplished besides a year of learning, here are some of the highlights, all due to the hard and ‘above and beyond’ work of our staff.

Of course, I’ll …

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‘Monday’ Message – Week of May 21

Posted May 23, 2019

EQAO – Just a reminder that our Grade 6 (this week) and Grade 3 (next week) are participating in EQAO’s provincial assessment.

Samosa Day – On Friday, May 31st, MVPS will be participating in our first ‘Samosa Day’. Orders can be made via cash online. Online orders were closed briefly so that we could confirm …

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“Monday” Message – week of May 6

Posted May 7, 2019

You’ll notice that Monday is now surrounded by quotation marks. As we move through May and June, Monday will be a goal; Tuesday might be more of a reality. :). Nonetheless, please expect a weekly message from us from now until the end of the school year.

Climbers – The most common question from students …

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‘Monday’ Message’ -Week of April 29

Posted May 1, 2019

As you are already aware, we had a small fire late Thursday afternoon in one of our Kindergarten classes. The fire was quickly put out by our sprinkler system. There was some water and smoke damage. No one was injured. Everyone in the building got out safely.

But, as I mentioned, you already know all …

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Monday Message – Week of April 15

Posted April 17, 2019

Supervision at arrival and dismissal – We have supervision on our yard before and after school to support the transition of students from home to school and back again. This supervision is as follows:

Three staff are on duty from 8:25-8:40 a.m. in the front, back and sides of the school. There is also one …

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Monday Message – Week of April 1

Posted April 3, 2019

Let’s hope April is the LAST month we’ll see snow on the ground!!

PD Day – Friday, April 5 2019 is a PD Day. There is no school for students. Our teaching staff will be working along side the staff at Spencer Ave E.S. focusing on innovative practices in education.

Welcome to Julie Dean – Mrs. …

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Monday Message – Week of March 18, 2019

Posted March 21, 2019

I hope your child enjoyed a week off their regular school routine. I also hope everyone is enjoying the added hour of daylight at the end of the day. A later sunset seems to be an early indicator that Spring is finally here!

A HUGE thank you to our staff, parents, volunteers, students and community …

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Monday Message – Week of February 19

Posted February 20, 2019

Live Free Campaign

Live Free Day is coming quickly (March 1st) and we are asking for support from our parent community. Our Live Free campaign is our only fundraiser for the food programs offered at Montgomery Village.

As part of our Food program, each classroom has fruit bowls and snack bins with healthy snacks for hungry …

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Monday Message – Week of February 4, 2019

Posted February 5, 2019

Winter Walk to School – Wednesday, February 6, 2019 is Winter Walk to School Day. Mrs. Taylor’s Grade 1/2 class has created a video to promote this wonderful, active initiative. https://youtu.be/pX5EhKjvIvM. I’ll also be be participating and leaving my car at home – with an obligatory detour to my favourite downtown coffee shop …

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Monday Message – Week of January 28, 2019

Posted January 28, 2019

Greening Committee – So far, our Greening Committee has 5 members! Thank you for your interest. Here is the original message sent out earlier this month in case you are still considering joining us. Please note that you DO NOT need to be a parent of a student at MVPS to express your interest. …

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