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  1. MMUN FUNDRAISING RAFFLE There is still time to purchase your raffle tickets! The draw is next Fri, Feb 6th. Tickets will be on sale in the lobby every day next week.
  2. PRO D DAY Reminder that tomorrow Fri, Jan 30th is a Professional Development Day. School will not be in session.
  3. 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.
  4. OPEN HOUSE Reminder that Wed, Feb 4th is our next Open House. Spread the word to friends and family! This is a great opportunity to tour the school, see inside the classrooms and meet our wonderful teachers!
  5. FAMILY DAY is on Mon, Feb 9th. School will not be in session.
  6. CAKE WALK Here is your chance to take home a delicious treat! North Star will be holding a 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.
  7. CAKE REQUEST If you have a favourite pie or cake that is loved by all and you would like to contribute to the Cake Walk please let Jeanne know!

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 have PE in house next week.
  2. HIGH TOUCH HIGH TECH The HTHT Scientists will be here with their ChemFun presentation on Tues, Feb 3rd.
  3. PIZZA DAYS Attached please find the Pizza Order Form for pizza dates until Spring Break. Deadline to submit form is Mon, Feb 2nd.
  4. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT is Fri, Feb 13th from 6:00-7:30pm. The movie will be announced early next week and tickets will be available for North Star K, LE, & UE students and their immediate family. Cost is $15/family (2 members) or $20/family (3+ members).

Elementary

  1. LOWER ELEMENTARY PE The LE students will have Yoga for PE week. Please complete and submit the attached permission form on or before Mon, Feb 2nd.
  2. UPPER ELEMENTARY PE The UE students will be having PE in-house on Tuesday. Please note that due to current conditions, Mount Seymour has cancelled our Feb 3rd ski session. UE students will be at Hybrid Strong Fitness on Thursday next week. Please complete the attached permission form and submit on or before Mon, Feb 2nd.
  3. LE PARENT DISCOVERY NIGHT Reminder that the Lower Elementary Parent Discovery night will be held on Tues, Feb 10th from 6:30-7:30pm. The topic is “Peace Education” and the sign-up sheet is posted on the office bulletin board. Sign-up by 9:00am Fri, Feb 6th.
  4. PIZZA DAYS Attached please find the Pizza Order Form for pizza dates until Spring Break. Deadline to submit form is Mon, Feb 2nd.
  5. FREE DRESS DAY Our next Free Dress Day is Fri, Feb 6th. Students 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 are not permitted to be worn inside the classroom.
  6. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT is Fri, Feb 13th from 6:00-7:30pm. The movie will be announced early next week and tickets will be available for North Star K, LE, & UE students and their immediate family. Cost is $15/family (2 members) or $20/family (3+ members).
  7. FOUNDATION SKILLS ASSESSMENT Grade 4 students will be writing the Provincial Exams on Monday, Wednesday & Friday of next week.