Author: jockj

January and February

Beautiful winter skies we have had until recently these past few months. January and February are usually quieter months, when students are well settled into classes, they know the routines, and academics are a focus. Please enjoy some of our winter moments. Our students take their music very seriously, even taking time during their breaks…

Coming up next week: Feb. 25-29

Wednesday, Feb.27- Pink Shirt Day  Be sure to wear your pink on Wednesday! Pink Shirt day is celebrated annually around the globe.  Pink Shirt Day began in Canada in 2007 when two students, David Shepherd and Travis Price, took a stand against homophobic bullying after a new year 10 student was harassed and threatened for wearing pink. Take a…

Coming up Next week: Feb. 11-15

Friday, Feb.15- Role Model Spirit Day On Friday, we encourage students to dress up as a person they admire or look up to. This person can be someone famous, or maybe that someone is in your own family! Friday, Feb.15- Reading Link Challenge Reading Link Challenge is a province-wide program for students in grades 4 and…

Coming up next week- Feb. 4-8

Student Safety: We have had some recent phone calls from drivers worried about the safety of students on bikes, roller blades and skateboards. Please remind your students that we, “walk our wheels” when on school grounds, especially if in the parking lot. Tuesday, Feb. 5      Happy Lunar New Year! Friday, Feb.8     …

Coming up next next week: Jan.28-Feb.1

A quiet week at Coyote. Our basketball teams are practicing and now playing against local schools. Here are upcoming events for February. Feb.8     Hot dog day Feb.15   Spirit day- role model day Feb.15   Reading Link Challenge Feb.18   Family Day- no school Feb.22   Professional Development Day- no school Feb.27   Pink Shirt Day Feb.27   Grade 7…