Home & School News, October 2021
🍎 Save the date! The PEI Home and School Federation’s Semi-Annual Meeting is
Thursday, October 21st, 6:00 PM, Gulf Shore Consolidated School, Rustico, PEI .
Theme: “Everything’s Connected”
A Panel Discussion will be presented as follows: Topic: Panelist:
~Reconciliation: Art of Storytelling and Listening Julie Pellissier-Lush, Poet Laureate, PEI ~Communications: PowerSchool, Covid Update Norbert Carpenter, PSB Director ~Understand different ways to address people PEERS Alliance ~Social Media/Internet Safety RCMP * Moderators: Mary MacDonald-Pickering, Mary Kendrick.
* Registration is open to parents, students, and administrators/school staff members. No cost. Please bring a food bank donation to be donated to local charities.
* The meeting is in-person with CPHO Covid guidelines in place.
🍎 Input makes a difference!
“Home and School provides a large table around which everyone involved directly with students sits and collaborates on matters of common concern related to …..”
More at: https://peihsf.ca/input-makes-a-difference/
The P.E.I. Home and School Federation’s column is written by Heather Mullen, President and published in The Guardian on the first Friday of the month.
🍎 Free Volunteer Leadership Training Workshops
Vicki Bryanton and Stephen Gould will facilitate two Home and School Training Workshops as follows:
Nov. 1 = Summerside: School location TBA
Nov. 4 = Spring Park Elementary School
More information about registration to follow.
🍎 Parent Leadership Grants are available for up to $1000 per Home and School Association to organize a parent / volunteer initiative in your school community. PL Grant Application is online at: https://peihsf.ca/grants/
🍎 Does your child need support?
Contact your School Family Well-Being Team when your child/youth needs support. Links to Student Well-being Teams follow here:
- Bluefield Family of Schools
- Charlottetown Rural Family of Schools
- Colonel Gray Family of Schools
- Kensington-Kinkora Family of Schools
- Montague Family of Schools
- Morell and Souris Families of Schools
- Three Oaks Family of Schools
- Westisle Family of School
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