SCHOOL UPDATE: AS OF DEC. 6th SCHOOLS WILL BE OPEN.
Starting Dec. 6th, please do not drop students off before 7:55 a.m. (20 minutes prior to the start of our day.) Our bussing schedule remains the same.
Our Christmas concert and student shopping party is cancelled.
Dec. 21st is our last day before Christmas vacation and will now be a full school day.
Lunch orders: please have the student's name and teacher's name on an envelope with the order and exact change inside.
Please read the December newsletter under the Documents tab for more information.
Parent Support Group Fundraiser!
Thank you everyone for helping make our last two fundraisers such a huge success! Our Fall Fair made over $1700.00 and our cookie and muffin campaign raised over $1300.00! All money will go towards supporting special events and activities at our school. All classes will also have the cost of a bus covered for a class trip!
NOURISH YOUR ROOTS FUNDRAISER
Thank you for your tremendous support! We raised just over $1000.00 and this money will go toward healthy breakfast items and snacks for the students.
AVRSB is now using AlertSolutions to send text/email notices about school cancellations and unplanned early dismissals to parents/guardians, using the contact information provided to the school on student registration forms. Parents/guardians can contact the school office or use the online Parent Portal to update contact information and preferences. Others who would like to receive cancellation notices from AVRSB (such as grandparents and childcare providers) can sign up for text/email announcements at https://www.avrsb.ca/content/notify-me.
Bullying and Cyberbullying What We Need to Know; A Reference Guide For Parents and Guardians
The reference guide may be accessed at the following link: http://antibullying.novascotia.ca/resources.
NSTU Strike Action: Parent/Guardian Frequently Asked Questions
On November 28, the Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) announced they are planning strike action beginning Monday, December 5. A "Frequently Asked Questions" information sheet for parents/guardians has been developed to address some of the questions you may have about the impacts of this strike action on activities at your child's school. This information sheet is available as a pdf for download, or click to read more.Read More...