Black Gold School Division
East Elementary School

Archives > November 2017

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 »