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Week of March 1 – 5

Hello Grade One Families! The quote in the header today reminds me of the weather that we had last week…summer in the sun and winter in the shade! It is hard to believe that we have already [...]

Week of February 22 – 26

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you have all had a great weekend and some time for relaxation. Last week, as we began the season of Lent, the students had lessons about why Lent is forty days [...]

February 16 – 19

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all had a wonderful extra long weekend! There were so many things to celebrate – Lunar New Year, St. Valentine’s Day, the snow, and Family Day. I [...]

February 8 – 15

Hello Grade One Families! Happy Sunday! This week we will complete the “I’m a Gift From God” program with Concepts G and H. Concept I is a celebration and what could be better for [...]

Week of February 1 – 5

Hello Grade One Families! Wow! It is February already!! We are half way through our school year and I would like to take this opportunity to once again express my appreciation for all of your support [...]

Week of January 25 – 29

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you are all having a super weekend! I know that the students were extremely excited with the possibility of snow on the way for the upcoming week. As always, [...]

Week of January 18 – 22

Hello Grade One Families! I hope that you all enjoyed this beautiful Monday! It appears that there will be a variety of weather coming our way over the next couple of weeks so please make sure that [...]

Week of January 11 – 15

Hello Grade One Families! There was so much wonderful energy in the classroom during the first week back after the Christmas holidays. The students were so happy to see each other and were very eager [...]

Home Reading

For home reading this year, we will be using the online program RAZ KIDS which can be accessed with the Kids a-z app or on a laptop/desktop at Kids a-z. Your child’s login information will be sent home on Monday September 21 in the front pocket of their agenda book. The students currently do not […]


Students are expected to wear their full school uniform everyday unless we have a planned non-uniform day (which will be on the school calendar and class blog). The uniform policy is in the Parent Handbook which can be accessed on the school website. Please remember that hair accessories must match the uniform. On PE days, […]

School Library

The Grade One class’s library day is Thursday. The students visit the school library on Thursday morning and may take three books for the week. For the beginning of the school year (until further notice) the Grade One students will be keeping their chosen library books in the classroom.  

Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Please follow the instructions you receive from Mrs. Moorehead regarding morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up. It is very important that your child knows who is picking them up and where that person will be waiting (either front parking lot or back parking lot). I also have a list of front and back parking lot groups […]

Agenda Books

On Monday September 14, your child will bring home their agenda book for the first time. Please read and initial the agenda book every day. The agenda book is used to record reminders and homework assignments (which will begin toward the end of September). Occasionally there may be a note in the front pocket of […]

Absentee Days

Your child may need to miss school due to illness, appointments or family commitments. Please e-mail Mrs. Ong and Mrs. Kelly to let them know that your child will not be attending school. If your child will be missing more than one consecutive week of school, you must also include Mrs. Moorehead in your email. […]