All

  1. CAKE WALK North Star will be holding a MMUN Fundraiser Cake Walk on Wed, Feb 25th! Tickets to play will be $5 each or 3 for $10. Each ticket gives you a 1 in 8 chance to win! Play as many times as you would like! Cake Walks will be held as follows:  11:30-12:00 AM Casa & parents 2:00-3:00 Elementary (students bring money to participate) 3:00-3:30 Extended Day K & parents 3:30-4:00 PM Casa & parents.
  2. CAKE REQUEST We are looking for yummy treats! If you have a favourite pie, cake, cupcake, flan that is loved by all and you would like to contribute to the Cake Walk please let Jeanne know…. and thanks for your donations!!!
  3. OUT OF UNIFORM MONOCHROMATIC DAY! Monochromatic…when all colours are a single hue. Put together your monochromatic outfit for Fri, Feb 13th!
  4. LATE PICK-UP POLICY A reminder that students are required to be picked-up from school or ASC on time each day. A penalty of $1 per minute will be charged if your child is not picked-up on time. Please see the attached Late Pick-up Policy for further information.
  5. PRO D DAY is scheduled for next Fri, Feb 20th. School will not be in session.
  6. PARENT-TEACHER MEETINGS are scheduled for Fri, Feb 27th. Sign-up sheets are posted on the office bulletin board and childcare will be available. Please note that there will be no parent-teacher meetings booked 2 weeks before or after the scheduled date.
  7. INCOME TAX RECEIPTS If you require an income tax receipt for either Preschool or After School Care Fees please advise Jeanne on or before Feb 15th.
  8. RE-REGISTRATION Re-reg packages will be distributed to families on Wed, Feb 18th. The deadline to re-register is Thurs, Mar 5th.
  9. AID TO LIFE AFTERNOONS! Aid to Life is pleased to open an afternoon Parent-Toddler class for our April to June session.  Class will run on Thursdays from 12:30-2:00pm and dates/cost can be found on the updated registration form.  It is our hope to offer the opportunity for those families in the afternoon class to attend Aid to Life, as well as satisfy the demand for those families on the waiting list.  We need a minimum of 4 children for this class to go ahead.  Please email Christie as soon as possible if you are interested in attending! [email protected].
  10. BIRTHDAY TREATS If you are bringing in birthday treats for your child’s class please be mindful of our school’s policy, and many parent’s preference, to refrain from bringing chocolate and candy into the school.

Casa

Please read “All” families section and check back next week for Casa specific information!

Extended-Day Kindergarten

  1. KINDERGARTEN PE The Kindergarten students will continue with Yoga for PE next week.
  2. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT Due to low attendance Friday’s Family Movie Night has been cancelled.
  3. SPRING PERFORMANCE Save the date! Our Spring Performance is scheduled for the evening of Wed, Mar 4th. Details to follow!

Elementary

  1. LOWER ELEMENTARY PE The LE students will have Nutrition for PE next week.
  2. UPPER ELEMENTARY PE The UE students will continue with Hybrid Strong Fitness on Tuesday and will have PE in-house on Thursday next week.
  3. LEGO BRICKS PROGRAM Attached please find the registration form for the next session of the Lego Bricks Program. If you would like to register your child please complete and submit the attached on or before Mon, Mar 2nd. If there is not sufficient registration at that time the session will be cancelled.
  4. UE CLASSROOM OBSERVATIONS If you are a Year 3 parent, don’t miss your opportunity to observe in the Upper Elementary class prior to the re-registration deadline. Please contact Jeanne to see which dates and times are still available.
  5. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT Due to low attendance Friday’s Family Movie Night has been cancelled.
  6. SPRING PERFORMANCE Save the date! Our Spring Performance is scheduled for the evening of Wed, Mar 4th. Details to follow!