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Wonderful-Happy-Mothers-DayWe wish all of our Mothers and Grandmothers, a Wonderful Mother’s Day.  Where would we be without you!

There is a lot going on in the weeks leading up to the end of the year so make sure you continue to check our website for updates.

 

Wednesday, May 10th – PAC meeting in the Library at 6:45pm

Thursday, May 11th – Family Movie Night (Mowana), Grades 1-5 in the Elementary Gym,  6pm-8pm.

Also on Thursday, May 11th it is Hot Dog Day for Middle School students ONLY.

Each hot dog will cost $2, or you can buy a lunch special that includes one hot dog, one juice box, and one bag of chips for $5. You may also buy a special and add on extra hot dogs for an additional $2 per hot dog.

Ways to order:

Online: www.johnstubbs.hotlunches.net If your child is not registered, please register using access code JSPAC2016. You will be able to purchase the Hot Dog lunch (May 18th date ONLY) for your child/children through this tool. Pay using PayPal or cheque payable to SD 62 with “GR 6 HD fundraiser” in the memo. Order and payment deadline is May 16th.

Friday, May 12th – Professional Development Day.  School is not in session.

Monday, May 15th – Whole School Photo.

Wednesday, May 17th – Mme Tanner’s Grade 6 LFI class goes to Camp Thunderbird.

Thursday May 18th  –Hot Dog Day for the WHOLE SCHOOL. (please see above for details on how to order and pay).

Friday, May 19th – PAC’s Hot Lunch

Monday, May 22nd – Victoria Day.  School is not in session.

 

 
 

Bus Driver Appreciation

 
 

Hot Dog Days are coming to John Stubbs (MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY)

Who:  The Grade 6 early immersion classes

What: Will be selling HOT DOGS!!!  $5 for a combo (hot dog/chips/drink)   $2 for a hotdog

Where: In the Middle School canteen

When : Thursday May 11th and Thursday May 18th

Why:  To raise funds for their year end trip to Camp Imadene!

How:  In order minimize wastes, we will be holding presales starting May 3rd during first recess (10:45-10:55) in the Middle School foyer.  All students need to do is bring in their money and place their order with one or our assistants and they will have their lunch paid for and ready to go for those days. You can pay for just one day of hot dogs or both!

Thanks in advance for your support!

Ecole John Stubbs (early Grade 6) Students

 

 
 

Touch a life 4 everThis week has been Teacher Appreciation Week at EJSMS!  Our wonderful PAC has organized parent volunteers to bring in yummy snacks for the Teachers and Staff and today we enjoyed an delicious lunch.  Thank you so much to the PAC and our amazing parents!

The Administration is in the preliminary stages of planning for this September.  If you know of any families who will be new, or will not be returning to École John Stubbs in September please contact the school as soon as possible.

École John Stubbs is having a 50% OFF Scholastic Book Fair.  Come in and check it out and buy some books!  The book fair will take place in the Art Room, Room 2222, across from the Library.  Dates and times are as follows:

Thursday, May 4th 8-9:30am/2-7:30pm

Friday, May 5th 8-9:30am/2-5pm

Monday, May 8th 8-9:30am/2-5pm

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Monday, May 8th – Student Vote Day for Grade 3-8.

Tuesday, May 9th – BC Voting Day.

Wednesday, May 10th – PAC Meeting in the Library at 6:45pm.

Friday, May 12th – Professional Development Day – school is not in session.

Monday, May 15th – Whole School Photo 2pm.

Thursday, May 25th – PAC Spring Fair.

 

 
 

winnie the pookVOTE for ÉCOLE JOHN STUBBS – Students from each of Colwood’s schools were invited to create a Canada 150 Art Tree—a mixed-media art poster where students design the leaves of the tree along with other imagery to describe an aspect of Canada that is meaningful to them. Visit www.colwood.ca/Canada150 to vote for École John Stubbs to learn more about celebrating Canada150 in Colwood.

 

Thursday, April 27th – Art Start show for the whole school in the middle school gym, 9am.

Friday, April 28th – Terry Fox Run 1:50-2:30 top field.  The last day for bringing in pledge forms is Monday, May 1st.  http://terryfox.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=9c16f8b6c2b735d53eb75ef97&id=88a66b6302&e=03a2b08133

Monday, May 1st – Kindergarten – Grade 5 students of SD62 will be celebrating Music Monday at the Q Center Arena at Juan De Fuca.  This is an annual event that brings together students from across the district to sing, play and celebrate the joy of music.

Students will be walking together to and from the Q Center, leaving the school at approximately 9:15am and leaving the Q Center at approximately 10:30am.

 

 

 
 

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wwuWelcome Quebec Exchange Students who have joined our John Stubbs family until Tuesday, April 25th.  Our students will be taking the Quebec students on many fun sightseeing trips over the next week, including the Museum, a downtown Victoria scavenger hunt, swimming at JDF, Fort Rodd Hill, and whale watching!

-Elementary Cross Country is after school today, April 19th at the lower field of Juan de Fuca.  Please pick up your child at JDF no later than 4pm.

-Reminder that the form in regards to attending Ecole John Stubbs in September that was sent out to Elementary families last week is due this Friday, April 21st.

Monday, April 24th – 2:30-3pm you are invited for a Parent Appreciate Day to celebrate our school art project “Ensemble”.

 

 

 

 

 
 

Wednesday, April 12th – Early Dismissal at 11:48.  Buses will run as usual, 3 hours early.

Thursday, April 13th – Professional Development Day.  School is not in session.

Friday, April 14th – Good Friday.  School is not in session.

Monday, April 17th – Easter Monday.  School is not in session.

Tuesday, April 18th

– Sheep Dog Presentation for Parents, 6:30pm-8pm in the Learning Commons.  Please see link attached.  Safe KIDS for Parents- Abduction Prevention
-Please join your PAC exec for morning coffee and snacks on April 18 @ 8:50 in the home ec room.

Wednesday, April 19th – Elementary Cross Country – JDF Lower Field (please note that there was an error in regards to the dates on the permission slip).

Monday, April 24th – Parent Appreciation Day 2:30pm – 3pm to celebrate our school art project “Ensemble”.

Wednesday, April 26 – Elementary Cross Country – JDF Lower Field (please note that there was an error in regards to the dates on the permission slip).

 
 

april_showersWelcome Back!  We hope everyone had a relaxing, memory filled Spring Break!

Friday, April 7th – Whole School Group Photo of all staff and students.  Order forms were handed out to students on Monday and there are extra copies at the office.  Order forms must be handed in to the office by Friday, April 7th, with $10 cash, money order or cheque (made payable to Lifetouch)  included.  After this date late orders will be subject to shipping and handling fee of $5.

Wednesday, April 12th – Early Dismissal at 11:48.  Buses will run as usual, 3 hours early.

Thursday, April 13th – Professional Development Day.  School is not in session.

Friday, April 14th – Good Friday.  School is not in session.

Monday, April 17th – Easter Monday.  School is not in session.

Tuesday, April 18th – Sheep Dog Presentation for Parents, 6:30pm-8pm in the Learning Commons.  Please see link attached.  Safe KIDS for Parents- Abduction Prevention

 

 
 

spring break

Dates to Remember:

Thursday, March 16th – PAC Pancake Breakfast and PJ Day.

Friday, March 17th – Middle School Carnaval and last day of school before Spring Break.

Monday, April 3rd – School back in session.

Wednesday, April 5th – PAC Meeting in the Learning Commons.

Friday, April 7th – Class Photos.

We hope you have a fun, memorable, and safe Spring Break!!

 
 

quoteMiddle School Yearbooks still on Sale

Hard cover Yearbooks are on sale for $35 and an optional Zoom insert of current events is on sale for $5.

Please order on line at http://YBPay.lifetouch.com with the Yearbook ID Code: 12895417 to purchase via credit card.

If you would like to pay via cheque, your child will need to pick up a YB flyer (which can be found in the office) and you will need to return the envelope and cheque to the main office.  Cheques should be made out to SD62.

PLEASE NOTE, if you would like to purchase a zoom insert and are paying by cheque, please indicate this on the envelope and enclose $40.   Unfortunately this information was not printed on the flyer but we will be cross referencing with those that have already paid by cheque to see if they would like a Zoom insert before we place our final order.

Yearbooks are on sale until Wednesday April 26th and NOT May 5th as originally indicated.

Thank you for supporting our Yearbook program and if you have any questions, please email Jennifer Gage at jgage@sd62.bc.ca.

Dates to Remember:

Tuesday, March 14th – Grade 6 Band Concert at 6pm.

Wednesday, March 15th – Grade 7 & 8 Band Concert at 6pm.

Thursday, March 16th – Pancake breakfast provided by our amazing PAC.

Friday, March 17th – Last day before spring break.

Monday, April 3rd – school is back in session after spring break.