Please click on the link to find out about the Free Food Resources that are available
Mrs. Lank has been posting ideas on our Cardigan School Home & School FB Page and we also wanted to post it here as well so our parents/guardians that don’t use FB get the information.
This is another wonderful program we want to make sure all of our Cardigan family are aware of:
Department of Health & Wellness
Please take a moment to read the update on the current situation with regards to novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) situation. There are no confirmed or probable cases of C)VID-19 in PEI at this time.
Public Schools Branch UPDATE:
ALL PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS WILL PROCEED AS PLANNED THIS EVENING.
Parent Teacher Interviews: Thursday, March 5th and Friday, March 6th. There will be no classes for our students on Friday due to Parent teacher interviews.
Parent teacher interview slips are going home on Wednesday, February 26th. Please make sure you look in your child’s kitbag or lunchbag so you know what time you are scheduled to meet with your child’s teacher.
If you are unable to attend the scheduled time, please call the office at 902-583-8575 and let the school know. Your child’s home room teacher will then be in contact with you to make another appointment.
The Public Schools Branch is working with Dr. Heather Morrison and her team at the Chief Public Health Office to provide the best information to our schools and families:
Please follow this link for information on the Cornovirus. https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/health-and-wellness/coronavirus-infection-frequently-asked-questions
Cardigan Community School – 2020
Registration is on Thursday, January 9th at 7PM
The Community school will run every Thursday from 7PM-9PM until March 12th, 2020.
Affecting Change in PEI’s Education System:
Resolutions are developed around issues that will affect positive change in our school system for all students’ benefit. Your Home and School’s resolutions will be considered at the 67th Annual Meeting & Convention on April 18, 2020. What are the issues that are impacting student learning, student wellness and safety? Check online for help with writing resolutions and/or contact the federation office. Deadline to submit resolutions: Jan. 3, 2020.
Extra Mile Award:
Nominate a school staff person (i.e. teacher, education/admin assistant, custodian) for the PEI Home and School Federation’s Extra Mile Award. Submission deadline is: Jan. 17. More details are online at: http://peihsf.ca/extramile.
Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week | Extra Mile Award
National Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week, Feb. 10-14 provides opportunity for Home and Schools communities to recognize the hard work of our teachers and school staff. Form a special committee to plan something special to say thank you!
Annual Home and School Reports
Presidents of Home and School Associations are asked to submit an annual 1-2 page report detailing your Home & School Association’s activities for this school year. Reports will be inserted into the Federation’s 2019-2020 Annual Book of Reports. If you need assistance, call 620-3186 | 1-800-916-0664 | firstname.lastname@example.org. Please submit your report to the Federation office by Feb. 28th.
What’s on your Home and School meeting agenda?
The PEIHSF works to help parents become better informed and more involved in their student’s learning. Join in the educational conversations through Local Home and School Associations. When you receive information from the Federation, add those topics to your Home and School agenda for discussion at your meetings. Topics may include: PEI government is returning to an elected school board; school food, student/staff wellness issues, youth vaping, bullying, etc.
If you have questions about the above info, please contact us at email@example.com or 620-3186 / 1-800-916-0664
How to start a book club for small kids:
A book club for small kids isn’t all that different from your typical neighborhood version.
How can parents support their children’s development as writers?
What does the research tell us about effective strategies for teaching writing? Check writing resources at: Reading Rockets – Writing
The latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) results indicate that Canadian students remain among the top 10 performers in the world. Of the 79 countries and economies that participated in PISA 2018, Canada ranked fourth in reading, 10th in mathematics and sixth in science. The Canadian report can be found at www.pisacan.ca.