The PAC newsletter for April 8 can be downloaded in pdf format here.

The school newsletter is available here.

Important Dates

  • April 16 – Fruit & Veggie Day
  • April 16 & 17 – Early dismissal at 1:30
  • April 16 & 17 – Parent/Teacher Interviews
  • April 18 – General PAC Meeting
  • April 19 – Quebec trip spaghetti dinner
  • April 26 – Hot dog day upstairs
  • April 30 – Fruit & Veggie Day

Fruit & Veggie Day
Baby cucumbers will be distributed to students on Tuesday, April 16th.
Baby bell peppers will be distributed to students on Tuesday, April 30th.

Early Dismissal / Parent Teacher Interviews
Children will be dismissed early at 1:30 pm on Tuesday April 16th and Wednesday April 17th.
Parent teacher Interviews will be scheduled for Tuesday April 16th and Wednesday April 17th.

General PAC Meeting
The next general PAC meeting will be held on
Thursday, April 18th at 7:00 pm in the computer room beside the library.
There will be a Positive Behaviour Support meeting at 6:00 pm before the PAC meeting.
Childcare will be available and all parents and guardians of students enrolled in Heather Park, including parents of Strong Start students, are encouraged to attend.

Quebec Trip Spaghetti Dinner
Come join us for Spaghetti Dinner at Heather Park School on Friday April 19th at 6:30 pm.
The dinner is to raise funds to help students participate in the field trip to the 2014 Quebec Winter Carnaval for grade 6/7 students.
Dinner will include spaghetti, salad, and garlic bread. There will be a Silent Auction and a Dessert Auction
Tickets are $10 each. Children ages 4 and under are free, Tickets are available at the school office, or from any students participating in the trip.
For more info contact

Spring Hockey Raffle
The draw for our Spring Hockey Raffle was held on March 15th, just before spring break. The grand prize winner was Andrew Corbett.
The two grand prize winners for the student prizes were Jordan, who won the iPod touch donated by Entrec Cranes, and Carson, who won the Canucks Jersey donated by the school.
We would like to thank the entire École Heather Park Elementary Community for making our third raffle such an amazing success!
The raffle raised over $14,000 for our school.

Missoula Children’s Theatre
Congratulations to all the students who took part in the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of The Secret Garden. It was a very intense week but it was well worth the effort. Two very entertaining shows were held last weekend.

BCCPAC Spring Conference
The BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils will be holding their spring conference and AGM on May 3, 4, and 5, 2013 at the Hilton Vancouver Airport.
For more information see

Volunteers Needed
If you are able to assist around the school, please contact Lisa Neukomn at