Principal’s Message

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Principal’s Message- May 2017

Date: May 9, 2017 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

FROM THE PRINCIPAL: The month of May is a busy one as we start to gear up for the end of the school year. There are a few important events happening: End of year ASSESSMENTS- there are many different assessments going on at this time of year as we come to the end of the…

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Principal’s Message- April

Date: April 11, 2017 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

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…

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Principal’s Message- March 10, 2017

Date: March 20, 2017 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

FROM THE PRINCIPAL: We have many things to celebrate in the past month: Anouk Marks represented Wakefield School at the WQSB Concours d’Art Oratoire in February and placed second overall in the board competition. Felicitations! Our Grade 6 Destination Imagination team represented Wakefield at the school board DI competition and placed second in the competition….

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Principal’s Message- February 1, 2017

Date: February 3, 2017 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

FROM THE PRINCIPAL: February is a short but very busy month at school! Please check the newsletter for all of the exciting news. Report cards will be going home before the March Break and teachers will be in contact with you should they require a meeting to discuss your child’s progress. As always if you…

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Principal’s Message- January 12, 2017

Date: January 12, 2017 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Happy New Year! I hope that everyone has enjoyed a wonderful holiday with your families. We have a few weeks left before the end of Term 2 and report cards, so teachers and students will be working hard. Robin Borst has started her maternity leave, and we welcome her replacement, Jennifer Friis, to Wakefield. Jennifer…

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Principal’s Message- December 1, 2016

Date: December 9, 2016 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Thanks to everyone for a great two days of Parent-Teacher interviews. It is wonderful to see how much our parents support our students and take an interest in school and learning. This is why we have such successful students- it takes a team! It’s hard to believe we are getting ready for our holiday break…

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Principal’s Message- November 2nd, 2016

Date: November 2, 2016 Author: Julie Fram-Greig Categories: Principal's Message

Time is going by quickly! We have been working very hard in class focusing on our learning goals in the past two months. Already we are at the end of Term 1 and preparing for Parent- Teacher Interviews in November. We will be contacting you shortly with your scheduled time, taking into account those parents…

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Principal’s Message – Oct 3, 2016

Date: October 3, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: News, Principal's Message

The staff and I are excited about this new school year! We have a student population of 323 from Pre- Kindergarten to Grade 6, with 20 teachers, 4 aides, 6 day care educators, 2 caretakers and 2 secretarial staff…we are a busy place. As always, our focus remains on student achievement and quality teaching and…

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Principal’s Message September 2016

Date: September 8, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents We have some exciting news to report:  we are starting to move ahead on the first stages of the playground, completing the staff parking and building the retaining wall at the back.  This unfortunately will cause some disruption to our morning and afternoon routines.  The work will begin on Tuesday, September 6th for…

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Principal’s Message – August 2016

Date: August 23, 2016 Author: johanne Categories: Principal's Message

Dear Parents, Welcome back and Happy New Year 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,…

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