Category: School Update

official Heather Park School update

Welcome back to school!

Keep in mind that last week was a 4 day school week, this week is a 4 day school week, and next week will also be a 4 day school week (May 6th is a pro-D day).    

Survey! As part of a discussion about the learning agenda at Heather Park, the school is developing a defining sentence to serve as a touchstone to remind us what is important when making decisions in the future. Parents are being asked for input in a short survey: Can you please take 2 minutes to …

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Around the Schools, week of April 4, 2011

Several different primary classrooms (Mrs. Phillips, Mrs. MacLeod, Mrs. Wiebe) at École Heather Park Elementary enjoyed completing special projects based on a book by Jeff Brown called Flat Stanley. Activities included having students trace and colour their bodies, complete a journal and then mailing their ‘flat’ selves off to a relative or friend. The recipients …

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Around the Schools Update – March 30, 2011

École Heather Park Elementary welcomes back students and staff to the third and final school term of 2010-11.  No foolin’, there will be a special Rock & Roll Literacy presentation on Friday April 1st by Sigmund Brouwer, best-selling author of Flight of Shadows and eighteen other novels. Using great music, he speaks about the importance …

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Around the Schools – March 15, 2011

Heroes can be found in many shapes and sizes at École Heather Park Elementary. In keeping with this theme, Mr. Frost’s Grade 5 students hosted a mock federal election. Students created and put up campaign posters in the hallways for each Riding, Party leaders and also had advertisements on the televisions. As our candidates were …

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Lost and Found

On Wednesday and Thursday the Lost and Found will be displayed out in the Front Foyer. Please come and have a look to see if your child has lost anything. There is a large amount of unclaimed clothing. On Friday unclaimed items will be taken to the Salvation Army. Thank you, Bev Schreiner Secretary/Communications Assistant …

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Around the Schools update

Mr. Albee is the lucky grand prize winner of École Heather Park Elementary School’s PAC winter fundraiser of a trip for 4 to Vancouver to watch the Canucks versus LA Kings on March 31st (which includes airfare, hotel and hockey tickets). Isabelle B won the student sports pack. The 60 applicants for our two Quiz …

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