Grade 5

Week of January 21 – 25

Hi Grade 5 Families!

We had our very first Grouse Trip this week! It was a lot of fun and we were incredibly blessed with a bright and sunny day! We’re looking forward to another great week with our 2nd Grouse Trip and St. Paul’s Feast Day!

Our featured image this week is from our first D.A.R.E (Drug Alcohol Resistance Education) session with Constable Kandola! On Thursdays, she will be coming in to teach us how to be safe and make responsible decisions in our daily lives!

This week at a glance:


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


  • Grouse Trip #2  – Miss Costales will be joining the Grade 5 & 6s this trip!


  • PE with Mr. Kelly
  • Early Dismissal @ 2:00 pm


  • French with Madame Caprilli
  • Music with Mr. Yang
  • D.A.R.E. Session #2
  • Health with Mr. Kelly
  • Buddies with Grade 2s


  • St. Paul Feast Day
  • Mass @ 10:30 am led by Grade 4 – Please be mindful of the time change from regular school Mass
  • Feast Day Celebration Lunch @ 12 – Hot Lunch serving for those who ordered


  • Professional Development Day – No School



  1. Reading: Continue to read for at least 30 minutes each day!
  2. Scholastic: If you would like to order Scholastic it is due tomorrow, Monday, January 21st

Friendly Reminders: 

  1. Cold Weather Wear:Please remember to have the appropriate outerwear; jackets, scarves, toques, scarves. As well, please be sure to have boots or other rain appropriate shoes to keep at school, for those outdoor, rainy days!
  2. Grouse Skip Trip: A reminder to please meet at the covered area, as the bus leaves at 7:30 am. If you are not there are on time, the bus will leave and you will have to make your own way to Grouse. The children are reminded to have a packed lunch; something disposable with easy clean up. As well, children with their own equipment are responsible for carrying and accounting for it!
  3. Feast Day Lunch: A reminder that there is Hot Lunch served on Friday, for those of you who ordered.

Upcoming Dates:

  1. January 28th – Professional Development Day – No School
  2. January 30th – Grouse Mountain Trip #3
  3. February 1st – Fukuroku Hot Lunch Serving
  4. February 4th – Hot Lunch Serving
  5. February 7th – Last Grouse Mountain Trip
  6. February 8th – CSL Progress Reports Sent Home
  7. February 14th – 15th – Catholic Educators Conference – No School
  8. February 18th – Family Day – No School
  9. February 19th – Professional Development Day
  10. February 25th – Hot Lunch Serving
  11. February 28th – School Mass @ 11 am led by Grade 1


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


Miss Guevara