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  • Wakefield Elementary School

  • Grade 4 Vaccines

    The second dose of the Hepatitis B and HPV vaccines will be administered on Wednesday, April 19th to our Grade 4 classes.

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  • Vessey’s Bulb Sale

    The Grade 6 class is selling Vessey’s spring bulbs to support year-end activities. Orders are due back to the school by Tuesday, April 18. Fundraising catalogue can be viewed at www.vesseys.com/fundraising.

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  • Holidays

    Friday, April 14th and Monday, April 17th the school and daycare are closed for the Easter holiday. Happy Easter!

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  • Ottawa Inuit Children’s Centre

    The Ottawa Inuit Children’s Centre will be doing a presentation for Kindergarten- Grade 4 on April 13th. They will work with Grades 3 and 4 on May 16th doing Inuit games and will return on June 7th to work with Grades 5 and 6.

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  • Grade 6 Basketball

    A team of Grade 6 students will be participating in a basketball tournament on Thursday, April 13th at D’Arcy.

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  • Music Makers

    Our school choir, led by Mme Doucet, Mme Serré and Mr. De Franco will be participating in MusicMakers 2017. MusicMakers is a concert put on by the Western Quebec School Board featuring musical groups from schools across the Board. This year’s show takes place at the Palais de Congrès , 50 boulevard Maisonneuve (Gatineau, Québec,) on Wednesday April 12th at 5:30pm. Parents are welcome to come out and enjoy the show. Admission is free. General...

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  • Grade 5 Field Trip

    Madame Serre’s Grade 5 class has an overnight trip planned to Lake McGlashan on April 10th-11th. Mr. Cameron’s class will follow on April 12th-13th. Mr. Earwaker, our Environmental Consultant will also be in attendance.

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  • Artists in the School

    Wakefield Elementary School has two projects this month.  We invited local artist Emily Rose Michaud to create a collective mural project April 5th, 6th, 7th and 13th. Collective murals forge our sense of community, and contribute to a greater sense of belonging and engagement with our environment. During this multi-day workshop, we will realize a collective mural project with the entire student body. Over the course of this workshop, we will explore a diversity of...

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  • Band Visit

    We were visited by the Hadley/Philemon Wright band on April 3rd. They gave an amazing performance for our students in the morning.

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  • Principal’s Message- April

    FROM THE PRINCIPAL: We have many exciting events happening during the month of April! Our PALS leaders have been working hard learning games to teach the younger students, and the program will officially start on Monday, April 3rd. As we head into Spring, the playground is about to become a huge swimming pool! Our kids love to be outdoors, so please send your child with the proper clothes for the weather- we will be going...

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