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.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Home and School Meeting , Grant Nomination, Training for Volunteers

Home and School Meeting

The Home and School Bi-monthly meeting  is scheduled for this Tuesday, September 18th at 6:00 pm.  All are welcome to attend.

Grant Nomination

West Royalty Elementary has been nominated for $250,000 grant to build a basketball court, soccer field, outdoor classroom and upgrade to ball diamond.  Show your support by going to the Kraft Grant website and post a comment in support of the project.


Training for Volunteers

What do you need to be a more efficient leader/volunteer in your home and school?
Sign up for FREE home and school volunteer training at:
     Spring Park Elementary School
     Thursday, September 27th
      7:00 – 8:30 p.m. 
This training is for new and returning volunteers in your school. 
Light refreshments will be provided.
See attached poster.
Register at: peihsf@edu.pe.ca

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Welcome Back, Meet the Staff Night, Fall Fundraiser, H&S Semi-Annual Meeting, Free Volunteer Training

We hope everyone had a fantastic summer vacation.  We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you all to this school year. 


 Meet the Staff Night

Meet the Staff night will be held on Thursday, September 13that 5:30 p.m.& 6:00p.m.

Parents please go directly to their child’s class for information on routines
and curriculum.

This is a great  opportunity to meet school staff and the Home and School executive.  Come and check out the volunteer opportunities available at the school.

Fall Fundraiser

The Home and School is excited to be preparing the school's annual Fall Fundraiser that will take place from September 17 - October 11th.  The Raise-A-Reader Magazine Campaign has always been the most profitable program for our school raising over $6000 profit each year all on its own!  Thank you to everyone who continues to support this fantastic literacy fundraiser!  NEW THIS YEAR we are adding some DELICIOUS TREATS to our fundraiser!  On September 17th families will go home with the Magazine Catalogue, Popcorn Flyer and Sweet & Salty Pretzel Rods Flyer!  Orders are due back on October 11th.
READY TO RENEW your subscription or look at other products available such as Sport Team Tumblers, The Cure Jewelry and Savings Passes (Discount Cards) from Across Canada?! You can SHOP ONLINE NOW at www.QSP.ca and Enter our School Name or 3730223 and start earning points to the Rewards Chart! To track your child's sales, be sure to take 2 minutes and register or renew your online account!  

Home and School Semi-Annual Meeting

The Home and School Federation is holding their Semi-Annual Meeting.  All are welcome to attend!
WHEN:Tuesday, October 23th 6:00 PM - 8.00 PM
WHERE:Central Queens Elementary School, Hunter River
WHO:Open to anyone in your school community
WHAT:An opportunity to share resources and ideas, discuss issues and opportunities, and build connections within the Home and School community on P.E.I. More details will be circulated to the membership by the end of September.

Volunteer Training Workshops

Home and School volunteer training workshops are scheduled as follows:

Wednesday, September 26th, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Elm Street Elementary School, 256 Elm Street, Summerside

Thursday, September 27th, 7:00–8:30 p.m., Spring Park Elementary School, 30 Dunkirk Street, Charlottetown

No Cost!  Light refreshments will be provided.

Professionals, Vicki Bryanton and Stephen Gould, will lead these workshops. Join other
volunteers and ask questions about how to run a Home & School organization and discuss
what’s happening in other schools.

Register by phoning: 902-620-3186 / 1-800-916-0664 or email: peihsf@edu.pe.ca


Monday, June 18, 2018

Multicultural Kitchen Party, Grade Six Graduation Celebration

Multicultural Kitchen Party

Hello West Royalty families! 

Just sending a friendly reminder that  this Wednesday, June 20th from 6 to 8pm is our annual Multicultural Kitchen party. 

There are a lot of  fantastic activities planned including the potluck supper so bring your favorite family dish, send along the recipe and come and join in on the fun!

Hope to see you all there!


Grade Six Graduation Celebration

Attention Grade Six parents.  The H&S committee is putting the finishing touches on the West Royalty Class of 2018 Celebration scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 27th from 6:00 to 9:00pm at Brackley Commons.  

If your child is planning to attend  please RSVP no later than June 22nd. 

Remember Parent volunteers are welcome so please get in touch by emailing shaitanee@hotmail.com or texting 902-314-9325.
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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Multicultural Kitchen Party, Funday

Multicultural Kitchen Party

Come and wave your flag at the 2nd annual Multi Cultural Kitchen Party!!  The event is free of charge and is scheduled to take place on June 20th from 6 to 8pm .  All West Royalty Elementary students and families are encouraged to participate and join in on the festivities.

There will be a  Potluck supper so bring your favorite family dish and remember to send along the recipe!

Entertainment will include an Art Show filled with student made pieces. Performances including the West Royalty Elementary Student Choirs, Mi'kmaq dancing and drumming,  student dancing and story telling.

There will also be Cultural Activities such as a Flag 
Waving Station, Cultural Passports and more!

If there are any parents or families who would like to sign up to help with some clean up after the event, please email Femke Hakkers (teacher). The clean up should not take more than half an hour.

Thanks in advance for any help!

For anyone interested in purchasing the Kitchen Party Cookbook, containing all of last years recipes,  the order forms are due by Tuesday June 12th.

Fun Day - June 25th   (Rain date June 26th)

We are in need of volunteers to help out with the hot dog lunch planned for that day.   We are looking to borrow barbecues from anyone willing to provide them.  They will need to be dropped off at the school by 10am on June 25th.

Between the hours of 10am and 2pm we will also need help with food prep, cooking, clean up and extra hands to assist the kids. 

The more volunteers the better so please feel free to invite extended family who might enjoy helping us out.

To volunteer please email westroyaltyhs@gmail.com.

Thank you

Monday, May 21, 2018

 Math Club

The results for he last Caribou Math Contest of this school year are in.

Congratulations to the Gr. 3/4 West Royalty Math Club   for their excellent results in the Caribou Math Contest. With 8956 students participating worldwide our students excelled.

Gr. 3/4 Participants
Spencer M., Octavian L., Tommy B., Aiden M., Emery W., Rey T., Celina L, Amanda B.

Gr 3/4 Provincial Rankings
1st Keira M. (Ranked 116th overall)
2nd Hani M. (Ranked 127th overall)
5th Gordon T. (Ranked 577th overall)
10th Lamar H. (Ranked 1635th overall)

Congratulations to the Gr. 5/6 West Royalty Math Club   for their excellent results in the Caribou Math Contest. With 12162 students participating worldwide our students excelled.

Gr. 5/6 Participants
Luke B., Taylor B., Lexi S., Ava H., Kevin S., Nate   M., Carter S., Maddy M., Grace H., Lilly M.,Nathan M., Keira C.

Gr. 5/6 Provincial Rankings
2nd Alex F. (Ranked 454th th overall)
4th Jannah M. (Ranked 613th overall)
7th Gwen P. (Ranked 1073th overall)
8th Joshbir R. (Ranked 1090th overall)

Well done everyone! 


Sunday, May 6, 2018

Green Space, Multicultural Kitchen Party

Green Space
It looks like spring is finally here. now is the time to clean up the front flower beds at the school. The date scheduled is Saturday May 12 at 9:30am, with a rain date of Saturday May 19, 2018. No special equipment is needed, just a little elbow grease and a willingness to get your hands dirty.  Any help is greatly appreciated!

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2nd Annual Multicultural Kitchen Party

West Royalty Elementary and West Royalty H&S  will be hosting our 2nd Annual event on Wednesday, June 20th.  We are looking for volunteers to help with the planning before the event and also help the day of.  If you would be interested please Contact Karma McCallum at shaitanee@hotmail.com.