Grade 5

Week of February 11 – 15

Hi Grade 5 Families,

We had a wonderful last Grouse trip this week! Such a blessing to have this opportunity to go and to have favourable weather during our trips! We’re looking at short weeks, this week and next; with Professional Development Days and Family Day coming up!

Our featured image this week is from our Grouse Trip! We had such wonderful weather – cold, but sunny and bright! The children had so much fun and are such experienced skiers now! Thank you to the parents were able to join us for one and/or all, of the trips!

This week at a glance:


  • Hot Lunch Serving
  • French with Madame Caprilli
  • Library Time


  • Music with Mr. Yang
  • PE with Mr. Kelly


  • Red,White & Pink Dress Down Day
  • PE with Mr. Kelly
  • Early Dismissal @ 2 pm


  • Catholic Educators Conference – No School


  • Catholic Educators Conference – No School


  • Family Day – No School


  • Professional Development Day – No School


  1. Reading: Continue to read for at least 30 minutes each day!

Friendly Reminders: 

  1. Communicating Student Learning Progress Reports: CSL Profess Reports were sent home this past Friday. A reminder that is an outline of your child’s learning; of where they are at this particular moment. We will continue to build on many of the Curricular Competencies as we go forward with the year. Reminder you are always welcome to let me know if you do have any questions, comments or concerns.
  2. Red, White and Pink Dress Down Day: In the spirit of St. Valentine’s Day and sharing the love, we will have a dress down day on Wednesday, February 13th. If you choose to come to school dressed down, please be sure to have the colours, red, white and/or pink and bring $2 for Chalice charity. It is a Catholic international aid charity focused on child, family, and community development.
  3. Valentine’s Day Treats: If your child chooses to share treats, please send them in onWednesday, February 13th. If they are treats with food, please ensure they are peanut-free snacks. Reminder to have enough for 31 students and they must be labelled who they are “FROM” (ex. “From, Miss Guevara) and not “TO”. 

Upcoming Dates:

  1. February 18th – Family Day – No School
  2. February 19th – Professional Development Day
  3. February 21st – School Mass @ 11 am led by Grade 1
  4. February 22nd – Pink Shirt Day – Dress Down Day
  5. February 25th – Hot Lunch Serving


Please let me know if you have any questions, comments or concerns!


Miss Guevara