Maplehurst Message for December 15, 2017


Yearbook design contest!

Congratulations to Sam V. in Grade 6! His design was chosen for the front cover of the 2017-18 yearbook. Thank you to all of the students who submitted their artwork! All artwork will be made into a collage ffor the back cover.

Primary Holiday Concert

Our Primary students will perform Maplehurst’s Holiday Celebration Concert on Thursday, December 21. There will be two shows: 12:00 pm and 6:30 pm.

Early Dismissal December 22

The last day before the holiday break will be a shortened day. Students are dismissed at 2:10pm.

Save the Date: February 1

We will be hosting Mary Tabak at Aldershot School the evening of February 1, 2018 to speak about “Family Assets”. More details to follow….

Parking Lot

Please be careful when driving in the parking lot during school hours. When buses are in line, there is to be no passing them in the parking lot. Please help keep our students safe.

Optional Attendance for 2018-19

The Optional Attendance process for the 2018-19 school year will begin on December 1.  Please see the attached information from the Board.

Maplehurst is CLOSED to optional attendance for Kindergarten and Grade 1 and we are OPEN to optional attendance for Grades 2-6 for the 2018-19 school year.

Applications for Grade 2-6 optional attendance will be accepted from December 1 - January 31, 2018. 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.

Upcoming Notable Dates:

December 21 - Primary Holiday Performance: 1st show @ 12:00pm, 2nd show @ 6:30pm

December 22 - Last Day of School before the Holiday Break (2 weeks)

January 8 - Back to School!

January 15 - Kindergarten Registration begins for September 2018

Brent Phillips

Principal, Maplehurst PS