Salem Community News

Before and/or After School Program Need Board Survey

Posted January 8, 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians:

This board survey is for parents of children who will be registered in Kindergarten to Grade 6 forSeptember 2020 and who need a Before and/or After School Program where one is not alreadyoffered in a school.  This survey will help decide if a Program will be offered at your child’s school.

Completion of this …

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Salem Public School Toy & Gift Drive

Posted November 20, 2019

From December 2nd to December 6th Salem we will be collecting new toys and gifts that will be donate to families in need in our area. We ask that toys/gifts are sent into school between the dates of December 2nd to December 6th.  This year we will run theme days on each of the …

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Photo Retake Day November 14th

Posted October 15, 2019

Thursday November 14th, in the afternoon, Lifetouch will be here to do individual photo retakes.  If you ordered a photo package and wish to have it redone please send it with your child to give to the photographer on retake day.

Nutrition Break Supervisors Needed

Posted October 4, 2019

Salem is looking for anyone interested in helping out with Nutrition Break supervision. We are in need of permanent staff to fill in during second break on Monday, Thursday and Friday. We are also looking for anyone that might be interested in covering 20 minutes of supervision in the mornings before the school day …

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Environmental Activities to help celebrate our planet!

Posted September 29, 2019

OCT 2nd IS INTERNATIONAL WALK TO SCHOOL DAY!

A walk outdoors is good for our hearts and minds!
Participate in International Walk to School Day on October 2nd 2019!
In October we celebrate “active travel” by encouraging students to walk or bike between home and school, or to actively travel as much as they can in …

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Orange Shirt Day – Monday September 30th

Posted September 28, 2019

Thanks to everyone for wearing your orange shirt on Monday.

Orange Shirt

Help Needed – Nutrition Break Supervisor

Posted September 18, 2019

We are currently looking for Nutrition Break supervisors for Monday, Thursday and Friday from 1:00 – 1:40 as well as an additional supervisor for Friday from 10:40 – 11:20 and 1:00 – 1:40.  This is a paid position. If you are interested in any of these positions, even partial times,  please contact the school office. …

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Information from Public Health

Posted August 25, 2019

Children that eat well, learn well. A variety of food provides the energy and nutrients needed to pay attention, learn, grow and be active! Try to include at least one food item from each of these 4 categories in your child’s lunch every day.

Vegetables
Fruit
Protein-rich Foods (beans, lentils, chickpeas, cheese, eggs, meat, …

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Ponsonby PS Workshop on Mental Health Awareness

Posted March 4, 2019

PPS Mental Health Awareness

Public Health News for November

Posted November 7, 2018

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