Welcome to the West Royalty Home & School Association!

We hope that this site will help keep you informed of what's going on at West Royalty Elementary School and allow you to become actively involved in your child's educational experience.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Grade 2 and 3, Instrument Ensemble and Choir Concert, Grade Six Fundraisers, Caribou Test November

Concert

Our Grade 2 & 3 classes, instrument ensemble & Choir concert will be held on November 29th at 6pm in the gymnasium. (Storm date 30)
Fudge

The grade 6 fundraising committee is still looking for donations of your best Christmas fudge to sell at the grade 2/3  Christmas concert. Fudge can be sent in with your child or dropped off at the school 2 days prior to the concert (November 27th and 28th).

Please contact Cathy Nabuurs or Shawna MacDonald-Wong if you are able to donate or if you have any questions.

Poinsettias

Christmas is around the corner, and Poinsettias are still available  for sale.  The cost for each Poinsettia is $16.00 tax incl. with $6.50 per plant retained as profit to support the Class of 2018 celebrations.


This is the primary fundraiser for the GRADE SIX CLASS OF 2018 CELEBRATIONS.  Please return the completed forms and cash to the school as soon as possible.


Thank you for your support!!


Caribou Math Test

We are pleased with the results of the second Caribou test.

In the grade 3/4 test we had 3 students rank in the top 10 of the province.
Lamar H. 5th
Keira M.  7th
Hani M. 9th

I would like to include Gordon T. who ranked 6th in  the province in the October 3/4 test but was inadvertently left form the announcement.

In the grade 5/6 test Alex F. placed 7th in the province.

Well done to all our participants and congratulations to our ranked students.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

H&S meeting, Parent Engagement Session, Kindergarten Registration Week, Grade 6 Fundraising

H&S meeting, Parent Engagement Session

A reminder that the second Home and School Meeting of the 2017/2018 will take place on Tuesday, November 21st at 6:00p.m. 

There is a parent engagement session scheduled to follow the meeting at 6:30pm. The topic of the presentation will be Welcome to Literacy Night - A Focus on Reading Strategies With Your Child!  This is a presentation by West Royalty Elementary Resource teachers.

We will be looking at sharing ideas on creating a homework reading routine that works best for your family.

  • Helpful hints for prompting your child in reading to create more independence, and other helpful tips to motivate and engage your child
  • Suggestions/questions for helping your child to develop a deeper understanding of the story (reading comprehension)

There will be something for everyone at this presentation.
Kindergarten Registration Week

Parents are asked to register their children for Kindergarten prior to or during the week of November 20th to the 24th, 2017 during school hours.  

Children must be 5 years old by December 31, 2018 in order to be eligible for 
Kindergarten. 

A registration form will be completed a the time of registration. Parents are reminded to bring two pieces of information which verify proof of child’s age.

Welcome to Kindergarten sessions for incoming students and their parents will be held at schools in the spring of 2018.
Grade Six Fundraising

The grade 6 fundraising committee is looking for donations of your best Christmas fudge for the grade 2/3  Christmas concert.

Fudge can be sent in with your child or dropped off at the school 2 days prior to the concert (November 27th and 28th).

Please contact Cathy Nabuurs or Shawna MacDonald-Wong if you are able to donate or if you have any questions.

Volunteers will be needed for Fudge Sales during the Christmas concert on November 29th.  Storm Date, November 30th

Volunteers are needed for the following time slots.

6:00 - 6:30 -
6:30 - 7:00 -
7:00 - 7:30 -
7:30 - 8:00 -

Thank you for your support.