Principal’s Message

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Principal’s Message- December 2019

Date: December 2, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents It’s hard to believe that we are only 3 short weeks away from Christmas holidays.  We have a few reminders for these upcoming weeks: The weather is changing every day.  Since we almost always go outside, please check the weather and send your child to school prepared to go outside.  Dressing in layers…

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Transportation Boundary Consultations

Date: November 13, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

The School Board is undergoing consultations with different communities linked to Hadley-Philemon and St Michael’s high schools about changing the transportation boundaries between these two schools.   If you are interested in contributing to the conversation, there will be a round table discussion hosted at Wakefield School next Wednesday, Nov 20th at 7pm.  Mike Dubeau and…

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Principal’s Message- November 2019

Date: October 31, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents   As we move into November, please note that the weather is changing and we go outside as often as possible, so please send your child dressed for the weather. A huge thank you to the organizers of our “Course for Kindness” walkathon which raised close to $8000 for the Roots of Empathy…

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Principal’s Message- October 2019

Date: October 16, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents, We want to send our best wishes to Samantha Gowan as she leaves us and starts her maternity leave.  We wish her all the very best and will miss her in daycare and school.  Welcome to Shirley Lefebvre who will be replacing Sam in daycare as an educator and coordinator.  Shirley comes to…

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Principal’s Message

Date: August 23, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents, Welcome back everyone!  What a beautiful summer we have had, and I hope that you enjoyed a wonderful holiday with your family. We are all very excited to be back.  Last year was a very successful academic year for our school, with high results in the areas of English, Math and French, particularly…

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Principal’s Message- June 3, 2019

Date: June 3, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

FROM THE PRINCIPAL It’s hard to believe that it is the end of another school year!  With three weeks to go, I would like to say a big thank you on behalf of the staff to our parents.  We are lucky to be working with such supportive families.  It is a strong partnership between home…

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Principal’s Message- May 1st, 2019

Date: May 6, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

The countdown is on: only 36 days of school left!  Please be mindful that we are starting into a fun time of the year, with field trips and activities, however there are many assessments going on in these coming weeks as well. It is important that your child be on time and at school, especially…

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Principal’s Message- April 2019

Date: April 1, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

  With only 12 weeks left in this school year, we are working hard.  Next month, we will have different assessments beginning, particularly in the older grades.  Regular attendance will be important.  Please remember to send your child in with any clothing they need for the weather- we will be going outside most days whatever…

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Principal’s Message- Feb 4, 2019

Date: February 4, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

FROM THE PRINCIPAL: February 4-8th, is Staff Appreciation Week.  We have the most dedicated, caring, professional teachers, secretaries, aides, supervisors, daycare staff, and caretakers around.  We are extremely fortunate to have these wonderful people in our children’s lives and this week is a great opportunity to say thanks…a note or card, a drawing or letter….just…

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Principal’s Message- January 2019

Date: January 8, 2019 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents   Happy New Year!  Hope you enjoyed a wonderful holiday with your family.  As we head back to school, please send your child to school prepared for the day’s weather.  We are outside unless we absolutely can’t be, so extra mitts and socks and dressing in layers is helpful. Our virtue for January…

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