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.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Tonight's Parent Engagement Session POSTPONED to Tuesday, December 2nd

PLEASE NOTE: With the schools being CLOSED today, our Parent Engagement Session "What kids need to know about anxiety - What adults need to know" has been postponed. Please join us for this session on Tuesday, December 2nd at 6:30 pm.

Enjoy the first snow day of the season!

Monday, November 24, 2014

Magazine Campaign Prize Winners

Dear Parents and Students,

Last Tuesday we held the assembly to wrap up the Magazine Campaign and all the students were awarded their prizes!  In addition, we drew for prizes based on selling 1 magazine up to the top seller in the school!  The winners are:

Top Winner Per Grade (Costco Movie Pack):
KD – Jacob White
1C – Kelsi McKenna
2B – Ethan Craig
3A – Cali Arsenault
4A – Kate Turner
5B – Sophie Freeman
6Z – Laura Scantlebury

Big Fun Draw 1:
Principal for the day – Chet Ettinger 4A
Phys Ed Teacher for the day – Stuart Taylor 4B
Reserved seating for 4 at the Christmas Concert or Spring Concert – Jillian MacQuarrie 5B
Chocolate Bar Basket – Gracie Gordan 3Z

Big Fun Draw 2:
Sales over $200 – Pizza for the year –  Hannah Brown 3B & Marley Coady KA
Sales over $400 – $50 Indigo Cards – Kate Turner 4A, Megan Nabuurs 3A, & Alison Scott 1C
Sales over $600 – Apple iPod Shuffles –  Dylan Bolger 6C & Lilly Mayne 3A

Top Seller in the School ($100 gift card):
Laura Scantlebury $1169

Ice Cream Parties: 
Top Class K-3 – 3A $3132.00
Top Class 4-6 – 6Z $3473.88

On behalf of the co-chairs, we would like to thank everyone for their continued support!  We are still waiting for final numbers to come in from QSP and when they do, we will let everyone know how much the school raised and the profit that is awarded to the school!

Thank You and Happy Reading!
Joanne Condon and Krystal Mayne

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Do you have a video of last year's Spring Concert?

We are looking for a video copy of last year's spring concert so a student at West Royalty School can show it to his grandmother who is not doing well. If you have a copy, please let Mr. Gordon know.


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Upcoming Session: What kids need to know about anxiety - What adults need to know

Mark your calendars for November 27th at 6:30 pm...

Through a Parent Engagement Grant from the PEI Home & School Federation, the West Royalty Home & School Association is pleased to offer a session on November 27th to provide parents and guardians with information to assist children dealing with anxiety. 

Wendy Gallant, our School Counsellor at West Royalty Elementary School, will provide information to parents about how anxiety presents in children and how to help children cope. 

Please register using the sign-up sheet that was sent home with your child this week.

If you have any ideas for future information sessions, please let us know at westroyaltyhs@gmail.com.

Your H&S Executive

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Pancake Breakfast - Saturday, December 6th 8-10:30 am

Flyers were sent home recently for a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, December 6th from 8:00-10:30 a.m. at West Royalty Elementary School. This event is being hosted by MLA Bush Dumville with ALL proceeds going towards West Royalty Home & School Association

Come on out, enjoy a pancake breakfast with your neighbors, staff from the school, members of the Home and School Association, and MLA Bush Dumville.

Tickets: $6 for adults, $4 for children and $18 for a family. Tickets are available at the school. Please make cheques payable to West Royalty Home & School Association. Ticket orders must be submitted by Monday, December 1st.

Looking forward to seeing you there!
Your H&S Executive

Monday, November 17, 2014

Presentation - New Progress Monitoring Assessment Model

The Queen Charlotte Home & School Association is hosting a presentation at Queen Charlotte Intermediate School on Wednesday, November 26th at 7 pm. Tammy Hubley-Little from the English Language School Board (ELSB) will be speaking about the new Progress Monitoring assessment model that is being piloted at some of the schools in the ELSB, including West Royalty Elementary. It should prove to be an informative, and engaging, evening.

Hope to see you there!
Your H&S Executive