November Special Notes

Date: October 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

On Sunday, November 4th, 2018 daylight saving time ends. So please remember at 2:00 a.m. to turn your clocks back one hour. CONNECTIONS: PARENT CHAT On November 6. 2018 at 7pm there is a Support Group for parents with children with special needs. It is held at Connexions Resource Centre. 80 Daniel-Johnson St, Gatineau (East-side…

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November at Home

Date: October 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

ON CYBER BULLYING Hiding behind anonymity is something to talk to your children about. Often on the internet people do not use their real names and think that others don’t know who they are. It can make them think that it is ok to bully others by saying mean things about them or threatening them….

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November Appreciations

Date: October 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

FROM THE CHAIRMAN OF THE WQSB “Teaching is one of the most important and influential career paths in the world. The responsibility to develop future generations of contributing members of society rests in the hands of educators. Having experienced a lifetime career in education, I am proud to be associated with the teachers of the…

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November Parents Please Note

Date: October 30, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

INTERVIEW TIMES On Thursday, November 1st, 2018 we will send home the sign-up sheets for your parent/teacher interview times. Interviews will be made on a first come first serve basis so please return the forms as soon as possible. However, all forms must be returned no later than Monday, November 12th. PHONE NUMBERS & HEALTH…

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October At Home

Date: October 2, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CYBER TIP Talking to your children about what they share on the internet is a good idea. Remind them that once they share something on the internet it can never be truly erased. A good rule of thumb for sharing photos or other content is that if you would be embarrassed for your grandmother to…

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October Appreciations

Date: October 2, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

GOVERNING BOARD On Wednesday, September 12th, the Governing Board had their General Assembly.  We would like to welcome this year’s elected parent members: Patrick Karpat, Bronia Sussmann, Isabelle Richard, Yan Racette, Kelly-Anne Trempe, and Samantha Csontos-Robertson. A special thank you goes out to our outgoing members; Anastasia Poulin and Nadine Dumoulin. The next governing board…

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October Parents Please Note

Date: October 2, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

ALLERGIES We have a few different types of allergies in our school. Specific letters were sent home to those affected classes recently. However, our school still remains a peanut/nut free school. SCHOOL FEES If you have not been in to pay the 2018-19 school fees, please do so as soon as possible. First reminder notices…

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September Special Notes

Date: September 5, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

SCHOOL FEES If you have not been in to pay the 2018-19 school fees, please do so as soon as possible.  This year all outstanding fees that are not paid by November will be sent to collections.  If you require a payment plan please contact Debbie Stafford at 819-663-4842 extension 1 to set one up….

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September At Home

Date: September 5, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CYBER TIP Please make sure that if your child has access to Facebook or Instagram (or other social medial sites) that their accounts are set to “private”. This will ensure that only friends and family have access. Also talk with your children about keeping personal information private as well. TRIBES AT HOME MUTUAL RESPECT What…

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Lunch Time

Date: September 5, 2018 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

GOOD FOOD CHOICES The Greater Gatineau School staff encourages students to bring nutritious snacks and lunches. We want our students eating healthy food throughout the day. We encourage you to send snacks in reusable containers and to avoid heavily packaged prepared items. All staff will monitor snacks and lunches daily. Let’s make this a community…

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