Maplehurst Message for November 30, 2018


Merry Market Success

Thank you to everyone for making our Very Merry Market a huge success this year! Funds raised will be directed toward our outside classroom that is being constructed in the spring and toward technology purchases for classrooms.


Compassion Society

Please see the attached pdf from the Compassion Society.


Optional Attendance Process for 2019-20 School Year

The Optional Attendance process for the 2019-20 school year will begin on December 3.


Maplehurst is CLOSED to optional attendance for Kindergarten and Grade 1 and we are OPEN to optional attendance for Grades 2-6 for the 2019-20 school year.


Applications for Grade 2-6 optional attendance will be accepted from December 1 - January 31, 2019. You must submit your request to your designated home school, who will forward the application to the requested school. Decisions will be communicated in late February.


Book Fair dates: December 3-5th.

Monday Dec 3rd- Open for purchases from 9:10am-3:40pm but will be closed during breaks.

Tuesday Dec 4th- Open All Day until 4:30pm (Open during both breaks!)

Wednesday Dec 5th- Open All Day until 3:40pm (Open during both breaks!)

**Please note that the Book Fair is a completely optional opportunity for all students and there is no expectation that students or families purchase items during the Book Fair.**


Food Drive Snack Next Friday

Please remember to get the hot dog permission forms in by Monday. Please note: there is a veggie dog option and a regular hot dog option. The “regular” hot dog is an all-beef hot dog.


Primary Holiday Concert

On Tuesday, December 11 the primary students will be presenting their Holiday Concert! There are two shows - one at 2:00pm and one at 6:30pm. It’ll be a great show!


Drop Off Zone on Plains Rd.

Please remember that the drop off zone on Plains Rd. in front of the school is a “No Parking” area.


Upcoming Notable Dates:

December 3 - School Council 7:00 pm

December 11 - Primary Holiday Concert 2:00 pm and 6:30 pm

December 21 - Early Dismissal (2:10pm)

December 24- January 4 - Holiday Break


Have a great weekend!


Brent Phillips

Principal, Maplehurst PS

phillipsb@hdsb.ca

Twitter: @MaplehurstPS