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ERR Garage / Craft Sale in the Gym...

Please see the attached poster to learn about the giant family garage/craft sale on Saturday, November 29th, and come by the office to book your table. This is a PAC sponsored fundraiser to support programs at our school AND to help you with your holiday shopping!!

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT IN THE GYM AND TWO TICKETS FROM WESTJET!!!

Come and join us as we watch How to Tame Your Dragon II on Friday, December 5th. WestJet has kindly donated two tickets to ANYWHERE they fly that we will raffle off. Tables will be set up before and after school very soon, and the draw will take place at the movie night. You do not have to be present to win, but I am sure you would love to stand up and shout in front of everyone when you do! More details will be available soon, as we support Monsieur Morin and his family through this very difficult time. Save this date!rn

Ready? Set, Learn!

Our annual literacy event for those with three year-old children will take place next Wednesday, November 26th from 1:15pm - 2:15pm in our library. If you have a three year-old at home, or know someone who does, please contact our office at 250-339-6864 to register.It is aimed at families with a three-year-old child, and is all about providing good information about how to support a young child’s early learning and development. It also develops positive connections between families and the school system and local community agencies.

Parent / Teacher Conferences...

Mme Leith-Mills is beginning next Wednesday after school, but most conferences will be on Thursday November 27th. This is a non-instructional day, so there will be no classes in session that day to allow us to meet with parents. Please check with your child's teacher whether they would like the student to attend as well. Many teachers are also meeting Wednesday after school.  Here is the link to book interviews www.parentinterviews.com/ecolerobbroad

Everyone Deserves A Smile

Once again we will be collecting scarves, gloves, mittens, and hats for the homeless. There is a box (thanks to Caitlyn and Janel!) in the front entryway for your donations. There is also a seperate bin for 1000 by 5, a group that will take any children's books that you are done with, and make sure they get into the hands of some young learners. You can go to the link under Parent Resources to see what happens with the books, and some literacy ideas for you to do with your childi

Operation Christmas Child and Christmas Hampers...

Mme Reader's class is working on shoeboxes to send away to needy children in developing nations. If you are interested in joining them (it has to be this week!) please let us know. It is also that time of year that we will begin collecting items to make a real difference for 19 families in the district. Your child's teacher will let you know how to help. Also, Santa's Workshop is now making appointments for those who are in need of Christmas gifts this Christmas. You can contact them at 250-897-1994. Mon - Fri 10am - 3pm.

Tomorrow is a Professional Learning Community (PLC) Day and we will dismiss all students at 12:20pm. Please let us know if your child can not be picked up at that time. One of our groups has been focusing on educating the heart AND mind of students, and are using some of the resources from the Dalai Lama Center for Peace Education. More details are available at http://dalailamacenter.org/

Ecole Robb Road's Christmas Poinsettia Fundraising Event!

The PAC has organized a poinsettia and wreath fundraising event.  Order forms went home last week with the youngest child in each family.  Order forms are due back by Friday, November 21st.  Questions can be addressed to the parent working with your child's class.

2015 Comox Valley Conservation Calendars

Mme Leith-Mills will be collecting money and distributing the 2015 Comox Valley Conservation Calendars.  This is a fundraiser to support Ecole Robb Road's Environment Club. Please see the form below for more information.

Photo Retakes...

The photographers will be back On Tuesday December 2nd to catch up with those who were away today, and those needing a retake.

Knitting Circle...

Mondays at lunch students are invited to bring their lunch, some yarn and needles to the library with Mme Pare and Mme Janz. Parents, grandparents,  and guardians are invited too!

Photos from the Halloween Family Dance are now online. Go to the Photos tab above.

Articles to Share:

From time to time we come across articles that may be of interest to parents. Go to http://www.huffingtonpost.com/katie-hurley/want-to-stop-mean-girls-r_b_5856290.html  to learn about how to stop 'mean girl' behaviour. 

 

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