The FIRST Weekly Email from SIB – PLEASE READ
Hi SIB Families!
Please Note: Sir Isaac Brock PS will be using email primarily to communicate with families about upcoming events and important reminders. If you are reading this that means you are already signed up to receive our emails but please spread the word to others you may know who have children attending our school to ensure they are kept up to date as well. They can sign up through our website https://www.ugdsb.ca/sibps/ .
A huge thanks goes out to everyone for helping get the school year started. It has been a fantastic start to the year! There is a lot going on at SIB in the coming days and weeks. Here are some of the highlights.
-The SIB Open House is tomorrow night from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and see your child’s classroom and the teacher. The book fair is also taking place during this time in the library.
-SchoolCashOnline food orders for SIB are closing on September 22nd. Please be aware that late orders cannot be accepted due to the large numbers of orders being placed. The link for SchoolCashOnline is https://ugdsb.schoolcashonline.com/
-Photo day is Monday, September 23rd. Students will be getting their proofs sent home after they at a later date and information will be provided on how to order pictures online.
-Terry Fox Run information, This year our goal is to raise $2070 for cancer research.
At Open House SIB will be selling raffle tickets for a chance to win a custom made birthday cake of your choice! Tickets will be $2 for 1 and $5 for 3. All proceeds will be a part of our Terry Fox Fundraising Campaign. Classroom teachers are also collecting donations as well. If we reach our goal the entire school will celebrate with an extra recess period!
The winner of the cake raffle will be announced on the day of Our Terry Fox Walk. This will take place after a brief gathering in the gym at 9 am on Thursday September 26th.
Thank you for your support!
-The annual Student vs Staff Flag Football game will also be taking place on the afternoon of the 26th. Students will be encouraged to attend the outdoor game with a donation that goes directly to the Terry Fox Fundraising Campaign.
-The first PA Day of the year will be Friday September 27th and will be all day. The school will be closed to students for the day.
-Creating a Culture of Privacy @ SIB
IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EVERYONE TO PROTECT STUDENTS’ PERSONAL AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
All parents, guardians, and visitors to the school are reminded that the privacy of all our students must be maintained at all times. We are ultimately responsible for the safety and security of our students and the security and confidentiality of our students’ personal information, including first and last names, images and any other identifying information.
1.Only take pictures or video of your own child(ren).
2.Only post pictures or video of your own child(ren) on social media.
3.Only share pictures or video of your own child(ren) with other people.
4.Only preview your child(ren)’s work.
5.Only discuss your child(ren) with the appropriate staff.
Thank you for being respectful of the privacy rights of our students.
-For our full calendar and up to date information from the school, school board and connected community organizations visit our website:https://www.ugdsb.ca/sibps/ and make sure you are signed up for the UG CONNECTS app for all important school and school board websites in one spot
Have a great week!