News & Announcements

Kindergarten Registration Begins January 9-19

Posted November 13, 2017

Exciting changes are coming as we get ready to welcome our newest students to our school.

Kindergarten registration for the 2018-2019 school year will take place from January 9 to 19, 2018, and will feature a new online pre-registration process.

All Kindergarten students (JK and SK) who are new to the Upper Grand District School Board must pre-register online at www.ugdsb.ca/kindergarten. Students entering SK next year

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Kindergarten Registration

Posted November 10, 2017

JK Info Night Poster

School Council Meeting

Posted November 9, 2017

Just a reminder that the School Council meeting will be o n Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30  in the library. All are welcome to join us.

Raising Awesome Kids

Posted November 2, 2017

On November 7th, social worker Gary Direnfeld will give his talk, “Raising Awesome Kids”. Come join us at 6:30 p.m. in the library. You may find some inspiring parenting tips and you’ll have a chance to connect with other VCPS families. Refreshments will be served Please see the attached poster for further details. Raising Awesome Kids_17 (2)

Gr. 7&8 Fundraising

Posted November 2, 2017

Attention all grade 7&8 parents. A poinsettia order form will be coming home tomorrow to help fundraise for the gr. 7&8 year end trip. This trip will be to Camp Brebeuf June 11-13 and will cost approximately $160.

 

All orders will need to  be back at the school by Thursday, November 23 2017. Plant pick up date will be Tuesday, December 5th between 3:30 and 6

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Fresh from the Farm Pick Up

Posted November 2, 2017

Fresh from the Farm orders will be arriving at the school on November 8th. Orders can be picked up in  gym A between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

November Newsletter Now Available

Posted November 2, 2017

The November newsletter includes information about the food drive, MedicAlert Opportunities, and School Council updates. Also please check out the dates to remember information and add it to your at home calendar.   novembernewsletter 2017      

Thank you for Downloading the Messenger App

Posted October 24, 2017

Once the Messenger App is downloaded, you will need a group code for our school.  The Group Code for Victoria Cross is TTDM34.

Fresh From the Farm Update

Posted October 12, 2017

Congratulations VCPS! We sold $4481 worth of vegetables and applies! Our profit is $1792.40. All money raised goes directly to our Breakfast and Snack program! Thank you for bringing healthy food to hungry minds!!!!    

Phillip Roy – Author Visit

Posted October 12, 2017

Phillip Roy, an author from Durham, will be visiting on Tuesday, October 17th at 6:30 p.m. Parents and children are invited to this author talk. Please see the attached poster for details. Philip Roy

School Messenger App

Posted October 12, 2017

Are you interested in getting notifications when our website is updated? Check out the School Messenger App and follow the instructions below. School Messenger App for your Smartphone

Author Visit

Posted October 12, 2017

Join us on Tuesday October 17th  from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.  as VCPS school council hosts the first of an exciting and engaging series of talks by local author Philip Roy. Children and adults are invited to attend. Please see the attached link for further information. Philip Roy

October Newsletter 2017

Posted October 4, 2017

Do you know the difference between bullying and conflict? Do you have used gift cards or hotel room cards? Do you know how you can recycle these?   Check out the October newsletter to find out all the answers.October Newsletter 2017

Human Trafficking Presentation

Posted September 15, 2017

Are you aware that Victoria Cross P.S.Human Trafficking Presentation is hosting a Human Trafficking presentation on Tuesday, September 19th at 6:30 p.m.

Did you know that human trafficking victims are as young as 12 years old? Come to this  presentation and learn more about what human trafficking is,  how to identify the signs to prevent your child from becoming a victim and what crime stoppers

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Fresh From The Farm

Posted September 13, 2017

Today students took home order forms for our Fresh From the Farm Fundraiser. Students will be selling Ontario-grown fruit and vegetables to our local school community. Forty percent of all sales go directly to our Breakfast and Snack programs. The selling period is from September 13 to October 4, 2017. Families will get a delivery date one week prior to delivery sometime in November.

 

If you

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School Council Meeting

Posted September 11, 2017

Just a reminder that the School Council meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday September 15, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the library. We will be discussing and deciding on the playground. If you have not had a chance to check out the playgrounds please come to the meeting to have your say.

Construction on Queen Street

Posted September 11, 2017

Please be advised that the Township’s Contractor, The Murray Group, could commence constructionactivities as early as September 18, 2017. Work will take place on Queen Street (Highway 89), betweenMain Street (Highway 6) and west of Dublin Street. This work is expected to be completed by the end ofSeptember 2017. During this period, sections of Queen Street may have limited access.The attached figure illustrates the general

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Playground Drawings in Veteran’s Hallway

Posted September 1, 2017

Please take a moment to check out the proposed playground drawings in Veteran’s Hallway. School Council is looking for community input as to which playground meets the needs of our community. Please take a moment and give your input on which one you would prefer.

 

Also, the final quotes will be discussed at the School Council meeting on September 12th at 6:30 p.m. We would strongly

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September 2017 Welcome Back Newsletter

Posted September 1, 2017

Please find attached the September newsletter. It includes lots of information about the 2017-2018 school year. SEPTEMBER 2017 final 2

VCPS Wind Proof Wonder Challenge

Posted June 2, 2017

On Friday May 26th grade 7&8 students participated in the Wind Proof Wonder Challenge. Students were asked to create a vehicle that would travel the farthest distance by wind power. Students spent the bulk of the day designing and creating vehicles and then tested, and revised their design prior to the final attempt against their peers’ verhicles.

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