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Staff Changes

Date: August 23, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: News

Staff Changes:  We have some exciting changes to announce for this year. Ms. McGuire and Mme Tanya both have teaching jobs in Aylmer this fall and we wish them all the best at their new school.  Welcome back to Mme Doucet who was on sabbatical last year and excited to be back.  As well, we…

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Package Pick-up

Date: August 19, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News

Parents can come in to the school on Tuesday, August 23rd, Wednesday, August 24th and Thursday, August 25th between 8am-4pm. Please be prepared to fill in a few forms. Payment for school fees will also be collected. Payment can be made by cash, cheque or debit. If you require daycare and have not yet registered,…

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K4 Progressive Entry

Date: August 19, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News

Parents and their children are invited in to school on Monday, September 19th by appointment. Students will be come to school in small groups on Tuesday, September 20 and Thursday, September 22.  Information will go home to parents the first week of September.

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K5 Progressive Entry

Date: August 19, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News

At Wakefield Elementary, we are implementing a progressive entry for our Kindergarten pupils. Interviews will be held on Monday, August 29th all day.  Students will be invited by appointment with their parents to visit the classroom and meet the teacher.  Please bring in your child’s school supplies! Tuesday, August 30th and Wednesday, August 31st, we…

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Digital Library Collection

Date: June 22, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: News

The Western Quebec School Board is pleased to announce the launch of our digital library collection of e-books and audiobooks, accessible on OverDrive through the WQSB Virtual Library. Our OverDrive collection contains e-books and audiobooks available for all grade levels, which can be accessed via a computer, laptop and on most mobile devices and tablets….

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Me to We Video Promo

Date: May 31, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News

Link to YouTube video. Pump up the volume!

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Lunch Hour Guitar Lessons

Date: May 4, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News

As of May 9th we will be starting a session of guitar classes available to students during lunch period. Marc Fleury, experienced guitar teacher/ player, will be offering group guitar lessons to interested students. COST $54.00 for a 6 week program (averages $9 /lesson) WHEN Monday during lunch hour CLASS SIZE Minimum: 6 students Maximum:…

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Artists in the School

Date: May 4, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: News

Local artist Marc Walter recently worked with our grade 4 classes. They painted and built garden boxes, a scarecrow and birdhouses. They painted motifs and lettering on decorative wood and leveled the ground as well as filled the boxes. The students used teamwork to learn the various steps as well as the hard work and…

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MusicMakers

Date: May 4, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Kudos, News

WHAT’S BEEN HAPPENING! MusicMakers 2016 took place on Friday, April 15th, at D’Arcy McGee High School. MusicMakers is a concert produced by the Western Québec School Board. It features schools from across the Board. Each school performs its own songs during the show. To close the show, the schools join forces and sing two massed…

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Mabel’s Labels Fundraiser

Date: May 4, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Events, News, PPO

It’s not too late to order! Click the link to place an order Mabel’s Labels Remember to choose Wakefield Elementary School in the drop down bar within the “Support a Fundraiser” tab. Campaign closes June 1st. Questions? Contact Anik O’Dwyer-Brunetti, PPO Coordinator at anikodwyer@hotmail.com or leave a message on the PPO Facebook page

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