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  1. CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL RACE Please join us and walk/run in the RBC Children’s Hospital Race on Sun, Jun 4th. This is an event that’s fun for the WHOLE family! Event details and our North Star Montessori team can be found at http://www.bcchf.ca/events/event-calendar/rbc-race-for-the-kids/. Simply click on “Get Involved”, “Register” and “Join an Existing Team”. Select “North Star Montessori” – password Parent2016. Please contact Maria Wentzel if you have any questions.
  2. SCHOLASTIC BOOKS Reminder that orders are due next Thurs, April 13th.
  3. OPEN HOUSE Our next Open House for prospective families is scheduled for Wed, April 19th from 4:00-7:00pm! If you have friends or neighbours who might be interested in Montessori preschool, please let them know.
  4. EASTER HOURS Reminder that Fri, April 14th is Good Friday and Mon, April 17th is Easter Monday. School will not be in session.

Casa

  1. SPORTBALL The North Shore Winter Club has included the ever popular Sportball in their Spring Programming and there is a 12:00 noon class on Tuesdays that correlates with our 11:30am Casa dismissal! Please find attached a copy of the Spring Brochure for your reference. Copies are also available for pick-up at the front desk of the NSWC.

Extended-day Kindergarten

  1. EXTENDED-DAY PE The Extended-day students will have play rehearsal on Tuesday and Sportball for PE on Thursday next week.
  2. REPORT CARDS A reminder to please sign and submit the “School Copy” of your child’s Term Two Evaluation.
  3. SPRING PERFORMANCE The Spring Performance is on Wed, April 12th at the Kay Meek Theatre in West Vancouver. Doors open at 6:00pm and show starts at 6:30pm. Kindergarten students need to arrive at the Performers Door of the Kay Meek Theatre at 5:00pm sharp. Please see the Spring Performance email sent out on April 5th for more information.
  4. PERFORMANCE TICKETS Tiffany will be at the front desk again at tomorrow’s morning drop-off for families to indicate how many tickets they would like to request. Tickets are limited and are for immediate family members and grandparents first. If any are left, additional extended family members and friends will be eligible for seats on Monday.
  5. WEDNESDAY LUNCHES We are currently organizing Spud Organic Lunches for Wednesdays through the end of the year. Forms will be emailed to families early next week and lunches will begin on Wed, April 19th.

Elementary

  1. LOWER ELEMENTARY PE The LE students will have play rehearsal on Tuesday and Sportball for PE on Thursday next week.
  2. UPPER ELEMENTARY PE The UE students will have play rehearsal on Tuesday and continue with swimming for PE on Thursday next week.
  3. FREE DRESS DAY Our next Free Dress Day is tomorrow Fri, Apr 7thStudents donate a minimum of $1.00 to their teacher upon entering the classroom first thing in the morning to wear their choice of clothing rather than the school uniform. Students must wear appropriate footwear, clothes must be in good repair and hats/gloves are not permitted to be worn inside the classroom.
  4. REPORT CARDS A reminder to please sign and submit the “School Copy” of your child’s Term Two Evaluation.
  5. AFTER SCHOOL ART Reminder that the next session of after school art begins tomorrow Fri, Apr 7th for those that registered.
  6. SPRING PERFORMANCE The Spring Performance is on Wed, April 12th at the Kay Meek Theatre in West Vancouver. Doors open at 6:00pm and show starts at 6:30pm. Elementary students will travel by bus to the Kay Meek Theatre and pizza dinner will be provided. Students will be dismissed to parents after the performance. Please see the Spring Performance email sent out on April 5th for more information.
  7. PERFORMANCE TICKETS Tiffany will be at the front desk again at tomorrow’s morning drop-off for families to indicate how many tickets they would like to request. Tickets are limited and are for immediate family members and grandparents first. If any are left, additional extended family members and friends will be eligible for seats on Monday.
  8. WEDNESDAY LUNCHES We are currently organizing Spud Organic Lunches for Wednesdays through the end of the year. Forms will be emailed to families early next week and lunches will begin on Wed, April 19th.