Maplehurst Message for October 5, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I hope you and your family have a wonderful weekend.

Cross Country

Our runners represented Maplehurst proudly! The weather ended up being perfect and it was an exciting culmination of the students’ hard work over the past few weeks of practice. Way to go!

Out of 28 schools the following teams placed in the top 6:

Grade 3 Boys   2nd

Grade 4 Girls    2nd (1 point out of 1st)

Individual Results:

Grade 3 Girls:  5th Mackenzie F.;  10th Faye W.

Grade 3 Boys:  1st Mathew H.; 4th Meshach K.; 7th Sebastian A.; 8th Hunter W.

Grade 4 Girls:  2nd Senna C.; 5th Addison B.; 8th Lucie W.; 10th Naomi B.

Grade 4 Boys:  3rd Malachi S.

Grade 5 Girls:  4th Heidi D.

Grade 5 Boys:  1st Luke H.

Grade 6 Girls:  10th Madeleine H.

Jungle Sports Permission Forms

Once again, students will be participating in the Jungle Sports program for one week in October. Our gym will be set up with a small ropes course and apparatus. Students will have three sessions throughout the week to participate. Required permission forms came home earlier this week. Please return before ASAP if you have not already done so.

PIC Conference

The HDSB Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) is pleased to be hosting its 11th Annual Parent Engagement Conference on Saturday, October 13th, 2018 at Garth Webb S.S in Oakville. This years’ conference theme is Future Global Competencies "Imagining Possibilities, Inspiring Success” Featuring Keynote Speaker Amber Mac on "Relentless Adaptation: Demystifying Our Connected Future"

Community Messages:

*New Boys and Girls club program!* "Seven Twenty-two" Basketball. Co-ed basketball clinic for 8 to 12 years @ M.M. Robinson gymnasium 6:00 to 7:30 PM Tuesdays in October. Start day October 16th,2018.

Register at Please feel welcome to email us anytime.  

Upcoming Notable Dates:

October 8 - Thanksgiving Holiday

October 10 - Picture Day

October 15-19 - Jungle Sports

October 25 - Big Crunch Day

November 8 - Picture Retake Day

Have a great weekend!

Brent Phillips

Principal, Maplehurst PS

Twitter: @MaplehurstPS