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Weekly Update for Parents

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Weekly Update for Parents
by Parkcrest Elementary - Monday, 9 April 2018, 9:16 AM

Hello parents,

Hope that you were able to soak up some sun this weekend!  

  • PAC meeting April 18 6:30 pm
  • A reminder that there is a Pro D day on April 23
  • Grade 6 Parent meeting April 17 for end of year,  parent organised celebration planning. 

-Thank you to Ms. Boyer for putting on an amazing Day of Sucwentwecw assembly last Friday.  Thank you as well to the classes who did presentations for the whole school: Mrs. Hyslop/Mrs. Beeds, Mrs. Thomson, Ms. Gartrell, Ms. Ellingsen, Mrs. Trestain, Ms. Denison and Mrs. Shantz.  Thank you as well to the Grizzly Girls for stepping into some leadership roles at the last minute!

-Primary students are in the second week of the Ready, Set Read-a-thon!  Please support your child in filling in the minutes that they are reading every day!  Please return your form and any money raised by April 17th!

-Lifetouch Flyer is the link below if you would like to still order some photos from the fall.

Some upcoming notes for this week:


  • Mrs. Ellingsen & Mrs. Trestain's class at TCC for gymnastics 1:00

  • Mrs. Ellingsen & Mrs. Trestain's class @ Home Depot in AM
  • Mrs. Huffman and Mrs. Matushchewski's class at KEG conference AM


  • Vancouver Theatresports Presentation in the Gym 1:30
  • Relayfest for students in Grades 4-6 3:15 with Mr. Naylor @ TCC


  • "Wear a Jersey Day" or green in honour of the Humboldt Broncos players
  • Battle of the Books @ Brock Middle School:  Congratulations to our students that are representing Parkcrest (Julian Cruz, Jordan Peace and Mikayla Lyons!)


  • Rhymers are Readers SPARK program 4:30 for Kindergartens registered in September 2018