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December 06, 2017

Transportation Fees

November 28, 2017

Time Flies When We Are Having Fun!

I can’t believe it is almost Christmas! The year is certainly flying by and before we know it, it will be 2018. A few months ago one of our staff members hit a milestone birthday and turned 50. I remember being about the age of our grade 6 students and thinking, “Wow 50 is really… Read more »

November 22, 2017

Chromebook Deal at Staples!

Staples is having a special price on the Lenovo N23 Chromebook during their Black Friday promotion.  This is similar to many chromebooks used in our school.  Visit their promotional flyer here, and check it out!  Hurry- deal is only until Nov. 27!

November 21, 2017

Parent Council Meeting and Guest Speaker

On Monday, November 27 , Mr. Chomlak will be presenting a summary of our staff PD Activity which focused on student anxiety.  The information pertains to identifying and understanding student anxiety, as well as, some of the strategies that can be used to assist students with anxiety.   All parents are welcome.  The EEPA meeting will start… Read more »

November 16, 2017

Remembrance Day Performance

Grades 4/5 and 5 performed a hauntingly beautiful rendition of Roland Majeau’s song “Soldiers Cry”.  Check it out here! Viewpure  

November 10, 2017

Remembrance Day Ceremony

East Elementary students and staff held our Remembrance Day Ceremony this morning. We were honored to have OS Dane Pageau and SGT Dwayne McKenzie join us to speak to the kids about both Canada’s Military history, with a focus on the battle fought at Passchendaele, and Canada’s peacekeeping legacy, with specific examples from Afghanistan. The… Read more »

November 02, 2017

East is the Best!

Greetings Parents/Guardians, November is here, Halloween is over and it is hard to believe that we will be planning Christmas events already! At our last School Council meeting, I shared our 3 year plan for East Elementary and highlighted some of our goals for the upcoming year.  As part of this process, we reviewed our… Read more »

October 03, 2017

Popcorn- It’s Back!

Popcorn Wednesdays are back!  Starting Wednesday, October 11 students can purchase bags of popcorn for .50 each to enjoy during snack recess.  Popcorn is not for sale online.     A very big thank you to Mrs. Bianic for volunteering to be our Popcorn Lady again this year!

October 03, 2017

Scholastic Book Fair: October 23 – 26

East Elementary School is very excited to be hosting a Fall Scholastic Book Fair the week of October 23!  This terrific literacy event will be open at noon on the 23rd-26th until 4 p.m. as well as evening hours on the 24th and 25th during parent/teacher conferences.  Book Fairs provide an excellent opportunity to support literacy in your school and… Read more »

September 29, 2017

Fall Is In The Air

Greetings Parents/Guardian September is over already and we are cruising into fall. We had a great start to the school year and there is such a positive vibe throughout the school. Our students are happy and learning new things. The staff is energized and excited to be with the kids and the office staff is… Read more »