Wild Animal Sightings

We live in an area in which wild animals are sometimes sighted.  If you happen to see a wild animal close to the school, it is helpful for the school to be aware to ensure staff are on extra alert.  We have a safety plan in place if ever a wild animal is sighted near the school while students are at school.  It is also important to contact conservation so that sightings can be documented in our area.  Please click here find some information from BC Conversation on how to stay safe around wildlife.  Please review pertinent pieces to help your child stay safe on their way to school and home from school.  Click here to access additional information from wildsafebc.com.

 

Newsletter #1

Please check your emails for our first Newsletter of the 2019-2020 school year.  It contains important information about routines and procedures for students and parents.  You can click here to access it as well. Welcome back to school!

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Welcome to our new staff members

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I am delighted to share that Bob King will be returning to our school in the position of  school counsellor.  I know our staff and students will be excited about this news.  Bob will be at our school one day a week.  Welcome back!

I am also pleased to announce that Dawn Dunstan will be joining our team in the position of Indigenous Education Worker.  She will be at our school three days a week to support our students and staff.  Welcome aboard!

We still in the process of hiring a part time teacher for Division 2, Explorations and additional prep as well as a custodian. I look forward to sharing the successful candidates once the process is completed.

The Falkland Staff are looking to forward to seeing you all on Tuesday, September 3rd.  If you haven’t yet, please check your emails for information about the first week of school and other upcoming events.   Click here to access a previous post about the first day and school fees. Click here to access our 2019 – 2020 bell schedule.

Info for New Kindergarten Parents

The gradual entry schedule below was part of the package you received on the kindergarten orientation day in June.  New Kindergarten students start on Wednesday, September 4th from 8:16 – 9:16 AM.

Please note, there is also a session scheduled for parents from 8:30 – 9:15 on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4th (while your children are attending their first day of kindergarten) in the computer lab to complete the CHEQ questionnaire.  Please check your email for information about this questionnaire.  For more information about the CHEQ questionnaire, click here.

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