December School Council Meeting- December 10, 2013
Please see the agenda below for the December school council meeting. The meeting will take place in the library at 6:30 p.m.
Holiday Turkey Lunch
Monday, December 16th
This delicious hot lunch includes sliced turkey, roasted potatoes, corn, traditional stuffing and gravy (optional at no extra cost) for just $5.00! Halal option: chicken legs.
The turkey/chicken lunch is pre-order only.
Please return this form to your child`s classroom teacher by Friday, December 6
th. Cash only, exact change please. Order form below
Gift Store Donations and Class Gift Basket Donations
Friday, December 6,2013 is the last day we are accepting donations for the Gift Store. All items may be dropped off to the designated tables in the foyer.
Monday, December 9, 2013 is the deadline for gift basket donations for your childs classroom basket.
Thank you for your generosity with these very worthwhile events.
Spirit Wear has Arrived
The new Moffat Creek Spirit Wear has arrived and is ready and has been distributed . If you asked that your order be held for pick up (as a gift) please come to the office and see Monica or Michelle.
Our Affirmation for the month of December is…
2nd Annual Holiday Gift Store
Once again School Council will be offering the Holiday Gift Store for students to purchase a gift for a loved one for $2.00. Donations may be dropped off at the designated tables in the foyer anytime during the month of November. The schedule for this event is below
Dec 9th- Gift Store Preview Day- viewing only
Dec 10th- Classes go to store at assigned times- 1 item per student only
Dec 11th & 12th – students may purchase extra items as available
Items purchased will be wrapped for students by volunteers.
Silent Auction of Themed Gift Baskets!
Each class will offering a holiday gift basket for our Silent Auction to be held on Wednesday, December 18th. Viewing of the gift baskets will begin on December 16 and they will be on display in the foyer until the auction closes on December 18th at 3p.m. This event will be part of our Moffat Creek Open House.
December Pizza Day an Order Form
You may print the order form off and send it to your childs teacher with the exact change.
Support the Moffat Men of Movember- November 29th
During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces, in Canada and around the world. With their “Mo’s”, these men raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and male mental health initiatives.
We will be showing our support for our men of Movember on Friday November 29 by sporting our very own moustaches! In exchange for a $1 donation to Movember, students will have a fabulous moustache painted on during first nutrition break. This is a fun way to show support for a great cause! Bring your loonie on Friday November 29th.
November School Council Minutes
Minutes for the november school council meeting are now available. Please click the link below
Family Science Night- November 21, 2013 6-8 p.m.
Mark your calendars for our Family Science Night presented by School Council and The University of Waterloo. This night is for all students in grades JK-8. More information to come shortly.
School Council Meeting- November 12, 2013
School Council meets tonight in the library at 6:30 p.m. Please see agenda below
School Council Newsletter- November
Please see our newsletter for all the latest news and important dates to mark on your calendars. We have been very busy here at Moffat Creek
Intermediate Lunch Sign Out
Intermediate students may leave school property for lunch on friday’s only this year. Sign Out will take place during the second break. Students must have signed parental permission to leave and must sign out and then in when they return. This helps us with the attendance tracking. If you wish your child to participate in this outing please print the form below and return it to your childs teacher or the office.
Grilled Cheese Lunch
School Council will serving a grilled cheese lunch on Monday, November 25, 2013. Click the link below for the order form if you did not get one from your childs teacher
Thank you to our wonderful school council for offering these great lunches each month and remember if you missed handing in your pizza order form you may bring money and purchase pizza from the pizza ladies in the foyer. First come, first served.
Wacky Hair Spirit Day
November 22,2013 will be Wacky Hair Spirit Day. Please come out with your wackiest hair and join in the fun.
Our affirmation for the month of November is.
At Moﬀat Creek we respect ourselves, our school, and our community.
Picture re-take Day
Moffat Creek PS will be having picture re-take day on November 21, 2013 starting around 11:30 am. Any students who were absent on picture day can have their photos done or retaken this day. Forms are available at the office.
Parent Teachers Interview Booking now on School-Day
Moffat Creek will be using school-day for booking parent teacher interviews this year.This is a great way for you to view and book available appointments with your childs teacher(s) at one time. You must sign up for school-day to use this service. If you are not already signed up you may request a secure match-key for your child. It is very easy to use and we also use this system to “blast” emails and notices to our parents. One of our parents was quoted as saying…“Just used school day to schedule interviews for all the kids….what a breeze!!! Parents NEED to get on this!”
If you need assistance with school-day please contact the office.
November Pizza Order Form
We will now be posting our Pizza orders online each month for your convenience. As soon it becomes available each month we will post it here. You may print the order form off and send it to your childs teacher with the exact change
Moffat Creek Spirit Wear now available
From now until November 1 2013 you may order newly designed Moffat Creek Spirit wear. Please see attachments below for pictures of items available and the order form. Please send the completed form with the money to your childs teacher by November 1st. If this order is a suprise you may drop it off at the office. No late orders will be accepted. Wear your new spirit wear with pride.
School Council will be celebrating Oktoberfest with a special lunch on Tuesday, October 22 during the second nutrition break. Sausage on a Bun will be served. There will also be a Halal Hotdog on a bun offered.
Please complete the order form which was sent home with your child and send it back to your childs teacher by Friday October 18th. **No late orders will be accepted**
Moffat Creek School Council invites you to the first family movie night this year.
The Croods will be shown to all grades (JK-8) in the gym.
Pacific Rim will be available for viewing in the Music room for grades 7 & 8 only.
Bring your sleeping bags and blankets and enjoy and evening of fun with your family and the Moffat Creek community.
Popcorn and snacks will be available to purchase in the servery.
To help cover costs a suggested donation of $5.00 per family or $1.50 per person is optional. Come out and enjoy an evening of fun.
Moffat Creek will be using School Day for all its off campus trips this year. You may give permission for your child to attend and pay for off campus excursions. Moffat Creek can also use School Day as a way of communication by “blasting” emails to your phone or computer. This is especially helpful if there is a whole school event or a snow day. Secure match keys have been sent home. This will allow you to register for and access your childs class. Please take a moment to register if you have not already done so.
School Council Meeting
Our first School Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 17th at 6:30 pm in the library. Elections will take place at this meeting. All are welcome to attend.
School begins for the 2013/2014 year on September 3rd at 8:30 am
We wish you all a very successful year.
Spring Fun Fair
School Council will be hosting our 1st Annual Spring Fun Fair on Thursday, June 13, 2013
from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Please see attached poster for all the details.
School Council Meeting
The next meeting of School Council will be May 14, 2013 at 6:30 pm in the library. All welcome
Moffat Creek – Grand Opening- May 2, 2013
The Grand Opening of Moffat Creek PS will be held on May 2 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in our gymnasium
It’s here. The night we have been waiting for. Come out and see the new school.
Grand Opening Ceremony – 7:00 p.m. Open House to follow
School Council Meeting
The next meeting of School Council will be April 9, 2013 at 6:30 pm in the library. All welcome.
African Art Sale- April 22 & 23rd
Student Art work will be on display in the foyer all day on April 22 and 23rd. You can bid on student made art and help to raise money for school kits in Uganda
Family Movie Night – April 23, 2013
The next movie night is scheduled for April 23rd. The feature movie will be “Rise of the Guardians” and the evening will begin at 6 pm. As always snacks and beverages will be available for purchase. Come out with your sleeping bags and blankets for an evening of fun with your family and the Moffat Creek community. Admission is a donation if you wish to help cover the costs.
Snacks and beverages available for purchase in the servery outside the gym.
Moffat Creek Fun Fair – presented by School Council
Our first Fun Fair will be held on June 13, 2013 from 4 – 7 p.m.
Please mark this important date on your calendar. More details coming soon.
March 9 – 17. Have a safe and restful week.
If you are moving and will not be attending Moffat Creek in September please call the office and let us know as soon as possible. Also if you are new to our area please call the office to make an appointment to register for September.
French Immersion at Moffat Creek
March 7, 2013
Moffat Creek will be offering French Immersion for grade 1 students in September 2013. Letters confirming acceptance into the Grade 1 partial French Immersion program have been sent home. If you have any questions regarding French Immersion, please go to: http://french.wrdsb.ca/ or call 519-570-0003 x 4277.
Kindergarten Registration for September 2013 is occuring now. Please call the school office at 519-620-1661 to book an appointment.
This is for new registrations for children born in 2009 and 2008. Current students do not need to re-register. (2009 births will enter Junior Kindergarten (JK) in September and 2008 births will enter Senior Kindergarten (SK) in September.)
Spring Pancake Lunch – March 22, 2013
School Council will be offering a spring Pancake Lunch. Students may enjoy a plate of 3 pancakes for $2.00. Order forms have gone home. Please return forms by March 8th.
School Fundraising Night at Swiss Chalet/Harveys
The Fundraising night at Swiss Chalet/ Harveys was a huge success. Thank you to all the families who came out to enjoy dinner and help Moffat Creek at the same time.
Chocolate Bar Fundraising Campaign
Starting March 1 and running through March 22 students from Moffat Creek PS can participate in a Nut Safe Cadbury chocolate bar fundraising campaign. Bars are $3.00 each or $72.00 per box. Information will be coming home with the oldest student in each family. Funds raised will be used for
A) To off-set the cost of a sign for the school
B) To help pay for off-campus activities/transportation throughout the year
C) To provide a fund for families in need in times of emergency
D) To provide for additional student resources
Thank you for your support of our Chocolate Bar Fundraising Campaign
Moffat Creek Spirit Wear
The Spirit wear order for Moffat Creek has been submitted and our orders are due to arrive at the end of April.
UPDATE: Spirit wear has arrived and has been delivered to classes. Wear your Moffat Creek Spiritwear with pride.
Skating Races- Shade Street Arena- February 22 2013
A big thank you goes out to all our Moffat Creek students and their families and friends who came out to cheer them on at our first annual skating races at the Shade Street Arena. Moffat Creek students displayed great sportsmanship and enthusiasm for the races. Our students did exceptionally well and a good time was had by all who attended.
French Carnaval at Moffat Creek
Our Carnaval was held on Monday February 11th and ran until Friday February 15th. Tuesday February 12th students in grades 1-7 will enjoyed fresh crepes as they celebrated Mardi Gras. For the finale on Friday students will took part in an Outdoor Carnaval. Thank you to Mme. Porter and Mme Clement as well as all staff and students who made this event a huge success.
Our School is Online with School-Day!
We’re excited to announce that our school is now using School-Day, an online portal that lets us instantly share school news and events.
School-Day can be accessed from any web browser and gives you real-time access to up-to-date information, and the ability to:
Please help us improve our communications and reduce the amount of paper our school uses by registering for School-Day today.