All Families

  1. MOJA HOLIDAY LAUNCH We are extending the deadline for Moja Coffee orders to tomorrow Fri, Dec 13th!!!  Please place orders in the drop box on Jeanne’s desk.  All orders will be delivered to North Star on Wed, Dec 18th.
  2. OUT OF UNIFORM CANDY COLOURS & STRIPES Our next Out of Uniform Day is scheduled for tomorrow Fri, Dec 13th.  Please note that although the Annual Calendar indicates that this is “Beach Day” it is actually going to be “Candy Colours & Stripes” so your child may choose to wear any bright colours, stripes or festive red, white, green or blue.
  3. CURLING DONATIONS Would you please see Jeanne if you brought in the following donation items for our curling fundraiser:  Kat Wong – Trinity Fitness, Joey Restaurant or Top Table Restaurants.
  4. WINTER BREAK Our last day of school before Winter Break is Fri, Dec 20th and is an 11:30am dismissal for all.  Our first day back is Tues, Jan 7th.
  5. USED UNIFORM SALE The intake for used uniforms will be 1 day only and drop-off  is Wed, Dec 18th.  Please place all gently used uniforms in the bin at the front office.  Our Used Uniform Sale will take place before and after school on Tues, Jan 7th.  Uniforms will be available for Year 1 and older.  PE uniforms will be available for Kindergarten students.

Casa

  1. SITKA JAR REQUEST the Sitka room students will be working on a holiday project and each student will need a 1L jar with a lid.  As an example, a Classico pasta sauce jar would be of similar size.
  2. LAST DAY OF CLASSES Reminder to the Afternoon Casa that your last day of classes before the Winter Break will be Thurs, Dec 19th as Friday is 11:30am dismissal for the entire school.

Kindergarten

  1. KINDERGARTEN PE The Kindergarten students will continue with Level 10 Fitness on Tuesday next week.  PE will be in-house on Thursday.
  2. PIZZA WEDNESDAYS Our last Pizza Day for the calendar year will be Wed, Dec 18th.  Please check back in the new year for information and sign-up for our next session of Pizza Wednesdays!
  3. VISION & HEARING SCREENING Vancouver Coast Health will be here for the K Vision & Hearing Screening on Wed, Dec 18th.  An information sheet was placed in each family pocket.  Please let Jeanne know if you require another copy.

Elementary

  1. LOWER ELEMENTARY PE The LE students will be taking a Reiki workshop on Tuesday.  PE will be in-house on Thursday.
  2. UPPER ELEMENTARY PE The UE students will continue with Level 10 Fitness on Tuesday.  PE will be in-house on Thursday.
  3. PIZZA WEDNESDAYS Our last Pizza Day for the calendar year will be Wed, Dec 18th.  Please check back in the new year for information and sign-up for our next session of Pizza Wednesdays!
  4. FREE DRESS DAY Our final Free Dress Day for this year is Fri, Dec 20th.  Students donate a minimum of $1.00 towards DEBRA (into the jar at the front desk) to wear their choice of clothing rather than the school uniform.  Please keep in mind that students must wear appropriate footwear and clothes must be in good repair.  Hats and gloves are not permitted in the classroom.
  5. LE & UE WORKSHOP The Lower and Upper Elementary students will be participating in an Eco Tourist Workshop in-house with the Burnaby Art Gallery on Mon, Dec 16th.