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Talking About Mental Health: March 2019

Posted March 3, 2019

Random Acts of Kindness

Did you know that there are scientifically proven benefits of being kind! That’s right. Just the act of being kind has been shown to stimulate the same part of the brain as those who receive

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Help Kids Live Free from Hunger

Posted February 25, 2019

IMG_0417 On March 1, our school is taking the challenge to Help Kids Live Free from Hunger for our Healthy Snack Nutrition Program.  All students and teachers should think of something that they take for granted every day – and make a promise

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Winter Walk – February 15

Posted February 14, 2019

Our Winter Walk date has been rescheduled to tomorrow Friday February 15, 2019.  Please remember to dress appropriately and to bring your mug!

Principal’s Message for February

Posted February 1, 2019

Dear Parents/Guardians, I hope that you have been able to stay warm during these frigid last few days of January. I am hoping that February can bring some warmer weather to allow students the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. In the next couple of weeks you will receive your child’s report card.

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Days of Significance for February 2019

Posted January 29, 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 or send a message to the Willow office.  If you are willing to come in and share ideas with us,

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School Council Meeting on February 13 @ 6:30 p.m

Posted January 27, 2019

Come join our next School Council Meeting on February 13, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m in the Library.

Engaging Your Child in Science at Home!

Posted January 25, 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

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National Sweater Day on February 7th!

Posted January 24, 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

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Principal’s Message

Posted November 28, 2018

Dear Parent/Guardians,   I hope this message reaches you well and that you are embracing this change in weather and all the fun that comes with it. We have had a busy month at Willow; this month we celebrated kindness as a means to recognize anti-bullying week in

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Parent Council Meeting

Posted November 24, 2018

Please join us at our Parent Council meeting on Thursday November 29 starting at 6:30 in Rm 121.  Get involved in your child's education and help the school be the best it can be to support our community.  Everyone is welcome!

Grade 8 Information – A Message from UGDSB Pathways

Posted November 19, 2018

Click Here to View UGDSB Pathways Newsletter for Grade 8 Students and Families GRADE 8 INFORMATION 2018 - 2019 Dear Parents/Guardians: My name is Anna Armstrong. I am a grade 7 and 8 guidance counsellor. It is a new role to our board. I am assigned to the

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Play Structure is Closed November 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019

Posted November 4, 2018

My Post (1)The Willow Road Public School play structure will be closed from November 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019.   During cold weather conditions, playground equipment cannot be safely operated.
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