April 9th

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“LIGHT IT UP BLUE” DAY AT CAMBRIDGE

On Wednesday, April 5th, kids wore blue to honour those students who are affected by Autism. Classrooms shared the videos from last week’s post and held discussions with students to further their awareness.

What is Autism? What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?

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IMPORTANT INFO. & UPCOMING EVENTS

IMPORTANT

“Drop Off Buddies” begins again on the morning of Monday, April 10th and will be running Monday through Friday each week. We have a new group of eager grade 4/5 students who will be wearing red hard hats and safety vests waiting to greet your children and walk them to their classroom meeting areas.

IMG_20170407_103028What are “Drop Off Buddies”? To help keep traffic moving in the morning, Drop Off Buddies greet parents in the drop off zone as they drive up with their child. Drop Off Buddies politely open your car door and escort your young child to their classroom meeting area so that you do not have to leave your car. This program is primarily for Kindergarten to grade 3 students.

Please remember that NO CARS ARE TO BE LET UNATTENDED IN THE DROP OFF ZONE in front of the school in the morning or after school. It is important that this area is always open for emergency vehicles.


early-dismissalWednesday, April 12th is early dismissal day. All students will be dismissed at 1:30pm and need to be picked up immediately after dismissal. A letter or email from your classroom teacher was sent out last week indicating that they will contact you if a parent/teacher conference is required. As always, please contact your child’s teacher if you have any questions or concerns about their progress at school.


Kindergarten_RegKindergarten registration is well underway! If you have not registered your child for September, please visit our office staff as soon as you can. Feel free to share this information with your friends that may have Kindergarten aged children starting school in September.


movingMoving homes or schools? If so, please let our office staff know so that we can update your contact information. If you are planning to enrol your child in a different school for September, please let the office know as soon as possible. We have a process that needs to be followed to ensure that your child has a smooth transition into their new school.


Just a reminder that all public schools are closed Friday, April 14th for Good Friday and Monday, April 17th for Easter Monday.

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PAC NEWS

spring fling

Please join us at the Spring Fling Dance on Thursday April 13 from 6-8pm. This dance is for all of our Cambridge families and a parent must stay at the school with your child. Please bring a canned food item for the Surrey Food Bank.

Screen Shot 2017-03-20 at 10.24.34 PMThere will be a photo booth ($2), concessions for purchase (pop, water, chips, candy bags and ring pops) as well as pre-ordered Dominoes Pizza.

Please order your pizza to enjoy at the dance by ordering at cambridgepac.hotlunches.net by Sunday April 9.

• Next PAC meeting is Tuesday April 18 at 6:30 in the Learning Lab. Child minding is available.

• The next PAC lunch is Booster Juice on Friday April 21. Please order by Thursday April 13. Info sheet went home with your child.

We hope to see you there!

Thank you for your support, your PAC executive.

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IMAGES FROM THE WEEK

Jersey Day

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CALENDAR
IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2017
APRIL
12 – Early dismissal – 1:30 p.m.
13 – PAC Spring Fling Dance, 6-8:00 p.m.
14 – Good Friday – Classes not in session
17 – Easter Monday – Classes not in session
18 – PAC Meeting- 6:30 p.m.
28 – Last day of Running Club
MAY
5 – Non-Instructional Day – Classes not in session for students
11-12 – Fine Arts Workshop and Presentation – Milton Randall – 9 a.m.
19 – Challenge Day #3
22 – Victoria Day – Classes not in session
23 – PAC Meeting – time TBA
25 – Parent Tea – 8:45 a.m.
29 – Non-Instructional Day – Classes not in session for students
29 – Staff Appreciation Lunch hosted by PAC
JUNE
16 – Sports Day
23 – Grade7 Celebration – 9:00 a.m.
29 – Last day of classes
29 – Student Learning Communications sent home
29 – Early dismissal @ 1:30 p.m.
30 – Administration Day – Classes not in session for students

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