October

October was an event-filled month at Coyote! We celebrated Thanksgiving, Diwali and Halloween. Thanksgiving is celebrated in many ways in classrooms throughout Coyote.  Turkeys were made by many of our primary classes, students in the library created notes of thankfulness and time was spent with buddy classes. Most of the intermediate classes at Coyote have…

Coming up next week: Nov. 5-9

Nov.5-14    Spell-a-thon Just a friendly reminder that Coyote Creek’s 3rd annual spell-a-thon continues until November 14th. Students can keep their envelopes and keep collecting pledges until November 14th. All envelopes and monies must be returned on November 14th in order for it to be counted toward the prizes. If we raise more than $12,000…

Coming up this week: Oct. 29-Nov.2

A wonderful Diwali celebration at Coyote today! We will be sharing many more pictures from the event in our Monthly Blog post coming soon! Wednesday, Oct. 31- Halloween Parade Students are encouraged to dress up for our Halloween Parade on Wednesday. A reminder that costumes should be appropriate for school (nothing too scary or gory)…

Coming up this week: Oct. 22-26

Book Fair is coming Nov. 20-22. We are looking for some parent volunteers who can help in the library with the fair on Tuesday, Nov.21and Wednesday, Nov.22. If you can help out, please contact our teacher-librarian, Ms. Sproule at sproule_kaija@surreyschools.ca or call the school at (604)597-0858. Spell-a-thon, our biggest PAC fundraiser begins this week. Notice…

Coming up next week: Oct.15-19

Parents, please see below for an opportunity on Tuesday the 16th to learn more about the digital resources students use in our Surrey schools. I am happy to share that Coyote Creek students raised $1181.35 for the Terry Fox Foundation. Way to go Coyote! Book Fair is coming Nov. 20-22. We are looking for some…

Coming up next week: Oct. 8-12

Oct.8    Happy Thanksgiving everyone! There is no school on Monday as we all give                          thanks and enjoy time with our families. Two weeks ago, we sent home a package of very important forms for families to sign. These included important contact information…

September

What a first month it has been. Classes created, beginning of year class start up including: social activities to get to know classmates, all about me activities, what I did over the summer writes etc. Students also participated in the Terry Fox Run in support of Cancer research and Orange Shirt Day to recognize the…

Coming up next week: Oct.1-5

Individual School photos are this week. Be sure to practice your smiles as pictures will be taken on Thursday, Oct. 4th.   Parking is still an ongoing concern as we work to keep all our students safe. Please follow the rules and plan to arrive early. Better yet, walk, scooter, or bike to school. The…

Coming up next week: Sept. 24-27

Grade 7 Boys Soccer:  A meeting was held today for grade 7 boys interested in coming out for soccer. Notices were sent home at that time. Practices will be on Mondays and Wednesdays form 2:30-3:00. Sept.24: No school for students as it is a non-instructional day. Sept.25: Cross Country Meet: There is a cross country…

Coming up next week: Sept.17-21

Terry Fox Run Our Terry Fox fundraising drive is coming soon. Families can donate in two ways. We will be collecting, “Toonies for Terry,” each day from Sept.20 to Sept. 25. You can also donate directly online at http://www.terryfox.ca/CoyoteCreekElementary Just click on the, “Sponsor Us” link to donate. Our run this year will be held on September…