School News

  • Terry Fox  On Friday,  Emily Carr will be participating in the annual Terry Fox walk.  Students are looking forward to walking.   Pledge forms are coming back, thank you to those who have donated to the Terry Fox Foundation!  Keep the pledges coming!
    Posted Sep 22, 2016, 9:07 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • HDSB Welcomes you HDSB welcomes parents/guardians and the community to the annual PIC conference.  This year the conference is about Achieving Excellence by Nurturing Empathy and Resilience in Students.  For more information see the attached file.   The conference will take place at Craig Kielburger S.S. 1151 Ferguson Drive, Milton, on Saturday, October 15, 2016 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 6:04 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • Welcome Parents!!! WELCOME, PARENTS!Please join us for coffee, conversation and light refreshments on Tuesday, September 20th at 8:15 am (after drop off).  Our event will be held in the staff room.  Please sign in at the office.All parents and guardians are welcome to attend to learn about volunteer opportunities at Emily Carr.New Kindergarten Parents are encouraged to attend to meet other Emily Carr parents and learn a little more about our Emily Carr School Community.
    Posted Sep 16, 2016, 5:42 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • Newcomer Welcome Newcomer WelcomeTuesday, September 20 Time: 8:15-Location: Emily Carr LibraryIf you are new to Canada, Ontario or Halton Region, please come to learn more about our school, meet school staff, learn about volunteer opportunities and have your questions answered.  Settlement Specialists will be available to provide information on free programs and services in the community for newcomer families. We look forward to meeting you!  Please RSVP to Mrs. Hassall at if you would like to join us.
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 11:30 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
  • Class Size The Halton District School Board is required by provincial legislation and funding to limit the number of students in their elementary classes. The Ministry funds Kindergarten at a ratio of 26 students to 1 teacher and 1 Early Childhood Educator. Classes for Grades 1-3 are funded at a board wide ratio of 19.8:1 with provision for up to 10 percent of these classes to exceed the 19.8:1 ratio to a maximum class size of 23 students.  To see full letter regarding Primary class sizes from the Director please see attachments.    
    Posted Aug 29, 2016, 10:33 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
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