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School Closed Feb 12

Posted February 12, 2019

All schools in the UGDSB are closed today due to inclement weather. All buses and taxis to UGDSB schools are cancelled. The board offices are closed. This is a system shut down – staff should not report to work. All Community Use of Schools at the UGDSB is cancelled for February ...

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Inclement Weather Preparedness for Tue, Feb 12

Posted February 11, 2019

Due to snow, high winds, freezing rain and ice pellets in the forecast for Tuesday, we are reminding all UGDSB families of how to check for information on possible bus cancellations and/or school closures. If schools are closed, that information will be posted on the board website ( ...

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Feb 12 School Council Cancelled

Posted February 11, 2019

Due to the forecast inclement weather for Tuesday, Feb 12 we have decided to cancel our School Council meeting for road safety reasons.

Valentine’s Day Bake Sale Feb 14 and 15

Posted February 8, 2019

Valentine’s Day Bake Sale - February 14th & 15th Items ranging from $0.50 - $3.00 on sale at first and second break. If you can provide items for the bake sale please drop them off/send them to school on Thursday morning.  All proceeds to the School Council Grade 8 Graduation fund.

Before and/or After School Program Survey – to be completed by February 15th

Posted February 8, 2019

Dear families, Please complete the survey below that asks for information about your before and/or after school child care needs (JK-Gr 6) for September, 2019.   This information is helpful and used in consideration when determining possible new programs.  The survey link will be open until Friday, February 15th.  ...

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Intergenerational Drum Group at Rockmosa Older Adult Centre

Posted February 8, 2019

Drumming

Jr Volleyball Tournament Cancelled Today (Feb 7)

Posted February 7, 2019

Jr Volleyball Tournament Cancelled Today (Feb 7)

(Feb 7) Buses Cancelled School is Open!

Posted February 7, 2019

(Feb 7) Buses Cancelled School is Open! Bus students do not need to call the school to notify about their absence. However, please call in your child’s absence is they are NOT a bus student if they are staying home for some other reason.

Sub & Pita Make Up Days

Posted February 6, 2019

Dear families, Due to the school closure today we will have our sub make up day on on Friday, February 8th and our pita make up day on Wednesday,  February 13th.

School Closed February 6th

Posted February 6, 2019

Due to inclement weather, all schools and board offices are closed today.  Stay safe.

Grade 8 Graduation Planning Committee Meeting Feb 6

Posted February 4, 2019

Dear Grade 8 Parents,
There will be a Grade 8 graduation planning committee meeting on Wednesday Feb 6 at 7:00 PM at the Bit to start finalizing the details or the Graduation.

PRINCIPAL’S FEBRUARY 2019 MONTHLY MESSAGE

Posted February 4, 2019

PRINCIPAL’S FEBRUARY 2019 MONTHLY MESSAGE Dear Parents/Guardians, The month of January has passed by quickly and not without some heavy hits from Old Man Winter! We’ve had three bus cancellation days and one system shutdown due to inclement weather since the start of 2019. Please check ...

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FEBRUARY 2019 HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE

Posted February 4, 2019

FEBRUARY 2019 HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE Grade 8 Baby Pictures:  Mrs. Soper is collecting baby pictures for the graduation slideshow.  Please email a clear baby picture (.jpg file type) with the subject line:  Baby Photo of __________________  (full name of your son or daughter as ...

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 Video Surveillance System at RCPS

Posted February 1, 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians, Cameras were installed in the month of January and are now functioning.  These cameras will act as deterrents to those thinking about damaging our school property as well as evidence in case we need to investigate any issues. You will notice there are stickers on our school doors indicating ...

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Days of Significance February 2019 – Equity & Inclusion

Posted February 1, 2019

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, Mr. Cutz. If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us, we would love to hear from ...

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National Sweater Day on February 7th!

Posted February 1, 2019

Celebrate National Sweater Day on February 7th! National Sweater Day is a way to learn about the importance of saving energy and to inspire you to use less energy all winter. Heating accounts for 80% of residential energy use in Canada. If all Canadians lowered their thermostats by just 2 degrees Celsius this winter, ...

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Tips for Engaging Your Child in Science at Home!

Posted February 1, 2019

Engaging Your Child in Science at Home! As parents we have the wonderful opportunity and responsibility for nurturing our children’s growth.  Parents play a key role in the physical, emotional, and intellectual development of their child. As parents we can usually find time to read a story to our children, thereby ...

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Live Free on Thursday, February 28th

Posted February 1, 2019

Our school will once again be participating in Live Free on Thursday, February 28th, to help children go free of hunger. Students are asked to make a Live Free promise - something they may take for granted (a want, ...

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(Jan 31) Buses Cancelled/ School is Open!

Posted January 31, 2019

(Jan 31) Buses Cancelled School is Open! Bus students do not need to call the school to notify about their absence. However, please call in your child's absence is they are NOT a bus student if they are staying home for some other reason.

Grade 6 Camp rescheduled for Feb 5

Posted January 30, 2019

Dear Grade 6 Parents/Guardians, Grade 6 Camp Brebeuf has been rescheduled for February 5th. New permission forms will be coming home today.
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