C.A.P.P.November 9, 2016 C.A.P.P. for Kids hosting education meeting about parenting Nov. 15, 2016 Guest speaker Dr. Jane Storrie to speak about mental health issues, nurturing C.A.P.P. for Kids (Community and Parent Partners for Kids) is hosting an upcoming C.A.P.P. for KIDS Community and Parent Partners for Kids with the theme,Understanding Mental Health Issues and Nurturing: Positive Mental Health in Our Youth. The guest speaker is Dr. Jane Storrie, a Burlington-based psychologist who will provide information about how to promote positive mental health in youth. She will also help parents understand when they should be concerned and explain how to find professional support and services.Date: Tuesday, November 15 ...
Posted Nov 10, 2016, 10:20 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
Optional AttendanceIt is once again, time for Optional Attendance. The following schools are open to Elementary Optional Attendance https://www.hdsb.ca/schools/Documents/Schools-OpenTo-Elementary-OptionalAttendance2017.pdf The following are key points to remember: § Applications will be accepted from December 1 - January 31, 2017§ Make your school community aware of these dates (Newsletter [ad attached], Synervoice, E-mail, etc.)§ All tracking will be maintained in Trillium§ All JK/SK applications will be reviewed in September§ In Mid-February Receiving schools will communicate decisions to parents (Send a copy of the optional attendance application form with the appropriate box indicating "Approved" or "Not Approved" and Appendix C. Do not send a letter. Do not send student registration information.)§ Send a ...
Posted Nov 9, 2016, 9:22 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
Spirit WearDear Parents/Guardians,We have some important information to share about some exciting things happening at Emily Carr.Spirit WearThere is an online store now open for our community to order spirit wear, available in both kids and adult sizes. The store is open from now until Sunday, November 13th. There are a variety of things available to purchase including shirts in our house league colours so students can show their support on spirit days. All items ordered will be organized by Big Kahuna and delivered to the school. The sizes provided are quite standard, however, if you would like to drop in to double check sizes, then please feel free to come during the following dates and times ...
Posted Oct 18, 2016, 5:36 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman
Birthday Book Club is BackThe Emily Carr Library is excited to announce that the Birthday Book Club is back. All you need to do to join is donate $10 per child you wish to have enrolled. Miss. Stoness, our teacher-librarian, will use the monies donated to pre-purchase and process a variety of books for our library. On your child’s birthday week, your child will be invited to the library to choose a book from the selection available. A donation book plaque will be placed in the front of the book indicating that it was donated for that special occasion and recognition of participation will be posted outside the library. The student will be given the opportunity to be the first to ...
Posted Oct 2, 2016, 3:43 PM by Heather Stoness
Public School has again partnered with Domino’s Pizza to cater our pizza program. The cost is $2.00 per slice
(you may order one or two slices). ** Preferred payment method is cashless schools. (Orders can be placed via www.halton.cashlessschools.com) For those who are choosing not to
use the cashless system, forms need to be printed and submitted with a cheque or cash
payment by Thursday, October 6. The Program is not
possible without parent volunteers and we are still in need of assistance. If you are
available on Mondays for one hour from 11:45 am, please contact the school office.
Posted Sep 26, 2016, 11:47 AM by Judith-Lynn Laman