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Week of October 24th, 2016
October 25/26 Scavenger Hunt
The Montroyal Environment Club is hosting a GO GREEN Scavenger Hunt this week as a fun initiative! Grades 1-3 are invited to take part on Tuesday and Grades 4-6 are invited on Wednesday.
The group will meet at 12:15 in the library to start the hunt.
October 26 Parent Session - New Curriculum by North Van Pac
This is a chance for parents to learn more about the new curriculum. Open to parents K-12. See HERE for more information.
Scholastic Book Fair
Once again, the Scholastic Book Fair was a great success! We were very pleased to see so many enthusiastic children and parents. This school event could not have happened without our chief organizer Ilona Kuligowska and her committee as well as the many volunteers, staff, and teachers.
Thank you all for your support!
Funds raised during the event will be used to support the Library, classrooms and other literacy programs such as Guided Reading. Many of our divisions have benefited from the Classroom Wish List program this year. Thank you all for participating and your generous donations.
We expect to see the first shipment from the Scholastic Book Fairs to arrive this week for those who placed orders .
See you all next year!
Scholastic Book Fair Organizing Committee
MPAC School Directory
The 2016-2017 MPAC Directory is on the hotlunches.net website this week. This year in an effort to be environmentally responsible, we will NOT be printing off individual copies. The full school directory, individual class listings and the babysitting list can be found on the main screen after logging in (thus maintaining privacy for family information) and can be printed from your home computer if desired.
Information can be updated through the Profile tab in hotlunches.net. Updates with new students will be announced either through the class rep or on the MPAC weekly update.
Robotics Engineering: Introduction to Robotics by BrainSTEM
Table Tennis Before School Program
Students are currently experiencing table tennis as a PE enhancement funded by the MPAC.
North Shore Table Tennis Club is offering to run an extra-curricular before school program on Thursdays for Grade 3 - 7 Students.
Dates: November 3, 10, 17, 24
Time: 7:45am to 8:45
Location: Montroyal Gym
Cost: $42.00 ($40 + GST)
More details of the program are in the registration form HERE.
Complete the form and return to Montroyal Office by October 31st.
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Our Grade 7's will be bringing back PURDY'S Chocolates for a Holiday Fundraiser.
Stay tuned !! More information coming soon.
Move It Team
Our Move It Team is in full swing. Please abide by all rules & follow the directions of the team. Please revisit our Montroyal Traffic Safety Policy and remember that your actions speak louder than words !
Grouse Mountain Early Bird Pass Montroyal Promotion
With La Nina forecasted to bring a snowy winter, have you been thinking of purchasing an Early Bird pass from Grouse Mountain? Offering access to skiing, riding, snowshoeing, skating, events and a ton of perks/discounts, an Early Bird pass is the North Shore’s best value snowpass.
Best of all, our PAC will receive 15% cash back for every Early Bird pass purchased using our schools unique promo code.
The program will launch within the next two weeks so please wait to purchase your pass until we have our promo code. More details to follow soon.
Upcoming Important Dates
October 31 Halloween Parade 1:15pm
Students are permitted to wear costumes during the afternoon but please remember that:
1) Costumes are put on over clothing as kids change in the classrooms
2) No masks are allowed that cover the entire face
3) No weapons or decorative weapons or masks that bleed or will frighten children.
Parents please use discretion as to what is school appropriate.
November 3 Photo retakes
November 3 Saleema Noon Book Signing
A book signing from 7pm - 9pm at the Capilano Library and hosted by Kids Books Edgemont for Saleema's new book, Talk Sex Today. More event information is HERE. Books are $25 and can be purchased in advance from Cath Blythe.
November 9 Playground Conflict Resolution Workshop
Tonight at 7:00pm in the Montroyal School gymnasium, Sharon Selby, Parenting Facilitator will be delivering a workshop on Conflict Resolution in the playground. Child Minding is available for $5 per child. Registration information can be found HERE.
November 10 Remembrance Day Assembly 10:45 AM
November 11 Remembrance Day
School is not in session.
November 14 Professional Day
School is not in session.
November 15 MPAC Meeting 1-3 PM
Outdoor learning space discussion
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