Maplehurst Message for February 9, 2018

PA Day and Family Day

Just a reminder that there is no school for students on Friday, February 16 and Monday, February 19.

Movie Night: SING

Parents and students are invited to a FREE showing of “Sing” in the Maplehurst gym on Thursday, February 15. Doors open at 6:30pm. Movie starts at 7:00pm. There will be small snacks available for purchase. Please - no drinks other than water are allowed in the gym. We are looking forward to seeing you there!

Pita, Milk, and Pizza Forms

.... were due today. Cashless payments can still be made online until Sunday. Milk and Pizza forms are only due if you did not pay for the whole year back in October.

Bridge Club

A few of our older students are running a bridge (the card game) club for any Grade 5 or 6 students interested in learning the game. It runs Mondays during first break in Mrs. Tosello’s room.


Grade 2 Gym Games on Thursdays during second part of morning break (until Feb.15)

Grade 3 Gym Games on Thursdays during second part of morning break (Feb.22-Mar.8)

Grade 4 Basketball Fun on Mondays, 1st Break

Grade 5 Basketball Fun on Tuesdays, 1st Break

Recorder Club

Monday, Wednesday, Friday in the gym second part of afternoon break

Board Games Club

Grade 1 Board Games on Tuesdays during second part of afternoon break (until Mar.6)

Grade 2 Board Games on Mondays during second part of afternoon break (until Mar.5)

Library Cafe for Grades 3-6

Mrs. Fraser will have the library open for activities including reading, finish up work, literacy games and puzzles.

Grades 5-6: Thursdays during the second half of morning break.

Grades 3-4: Tuesdays during the second half of afternoon break.

Have Your Say Survey

In our effort to increase school effectiveness, the Halton District School Board is inviting you to participate in our online Have Your Say survey. As our partner in education, your input is valued and appreciated. We recognize your involvement is critical to student success which is why we’re inviting you to complete this online survey to tell us what you think about Maplehurst.

We are inviting parents to respond to questions related to their child’s school, such as: learning opportunities, communication, involvement in the school, technology use, equitable and inclusive learning environments, and transportation.

Please see the attached pdf for all of the details!

Upcoming Notable Dates:

February 13 - Pancake Day

February 14 - Glen Eden Ski Trip (Grade 5 and 6)

February 15 - Movie Night 7:00pm “Sing”

February 16 - PA Day

February 19 - Family Day Holiday

February 26 - Report Cards Distributed

Brent Phillips

Principal, Maplehurst PS