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, March 19, 2018

Home & School AGM, DAC Parent Representative

Home & School A.G.M.

The PEI Home & School Federation's 65th Annual General Meeting  and Convention is scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the  Rodd Charlottetown Hotel,  75 Kent Street.   This all day event will begin at 8am.  The deadline to register is March 28th, 2018.  All are welcome to attend.  

For more details or to register please go to the PEI Home & School Federation website at http://peihsf.ca/agm-2018.

D.A.C. Parent Representative

West Royalty School is looking for a new District Advisory Council or D.A.C. Parent Representative.   Please contact Marilyn MacLean, mamaclean@edu.pe.ca or Cathy Hendricken Cameron,  cchendricken@edu.pe.ca  for further information or to volunteer.  

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Cookie Dough Pick up

Cookie Dough Pick up will take place as scheduled  today, Wednesday March 14th from 2:30pm to 5:30pm.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Home & School Meeting, Parent Engagment

Please Note,   The Parent Engagement Session scheduled for this evening, Tuesday March 13th,  has been cancelled and rescheduled to April 10th.

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Home & School Meeting, Parent Engagment, Executive Nominations, Cookie Dough Pick Up, Cupcake Sale, St. Patrick’s Day

Home & School Meeting and Parent Engagement
West Royalty School and the Home and School Committee are excited to host our next Parent Engagement session. The topic is Cyber Wellness and the impact of technology, especially Social Media on Mental Health. Presented by Tayte Willows from the Canadian Mental Health Association.

This presentation will touch on subject matter such as, what is social media?  What are the benefits and challenges of the internet?  The effect of the Internet on our mental health and also coping strategies for the Internet as a parent. 

Please note that the intended audience for this talk are parents.  It is not recommended that children attend. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, March 13th and begin at 7:00pm following the Home and School meeting which will begin at 6:00pm.

Light Refreshments to follow.   Please RSVP by contacting the school at (902)368-6790 or by email to westroyaltyhs@gmail.com 

Home and School Executive Member Nominations
Nominations for the Home and School Executive positions are being accepted.  Deadline for nominations is March 31st, 2018 but floor nominations at the H&S Meeting will be accepted. 

There are vacant positions as a lead or co executive member for all positions including President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary. 

Anyone who is interested in one of the positions or has any questions about getting involved in the Home and School Committee in any capacity is encouraged to attend the bimonthly meeting on Tuesday March 13th, 2018 at 6:00pm.

Cookie Dough Pick Up
Cookie Dough Pick up will take place this week on Wednesday March 14th from 2:30pm to 5:30pm.   Thanks again to all those who supported this fundraiser. 

Cupcake Sale

The students and parents of last years KA class are putting on a cupcake sale on Wednesday, March 14th.  the cupcakes will be $1.00 each with the  proceeds going to support our KA teacher,  Mrs. LeClair and her family while she is off work helping her husband in his battle with Lymphoma.    

St. Patrick’s Day
Be Seen in Green Day for St. Patrick’s Day will take place on Friday, March 16th. 

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Science Fair, PD Day, Kindergarten Readiness, Home & School Meeting with Parent Enagagment

Science Fair

Congratulations to all the participants of this years science fair.  We had an excellent turnout with 28 projects and 45 students participating.  8 projects are moving forward to the provincials.

1. Drink Up - Rachel T. and Kelsi M.

2. How a Plasma Ball Works - Zachary C. and Nate M.

3. Which Ringette Stick Works Best - Julia R. and Madi

4. Seed to Seedling - Julia Y.

5. Music, Memory and the Mind - Gerrica D.

6. Could the Lochness Monster Live in Lochness - Alex F.

7. Nutrition and the Brain - Megan N. and Sophie M.

8. Does Cinnamon Protect Carrots: Let's Get to the Root of the Matter - Jannah M.

Congratulations and Good Luck at Provincials.

Friendly Reminders

March  6th is a PD Day and there will be no School

 March12th is the Kindergarten Readiness Parent Session for parents of incoming students at 6:30pm

 March 13th is our Home & School Meeting 6:00 p.m. with our Parent Engagement Session on Cyber Wellness to follow at  7:00 pm.  Please RSVP to the school at (902)368-6790 or the Home and School executive at westroyaltyhs@gmail.com