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October 26, 2020

Times Tables and Brisket

Dear East Families, I can’t believe it is November already! The school year is flying by and before you know it we will be on Christmas vacation.  I think part of the reason the school year passes by so quickly is that we often get used to our routines.  If you ask anyone that knows… Read more »

September 29, 2020

East Students Are the Best!

Happy October Everyone!Our first month of school was very successful and we certainly can’t complain about the fall weather this year.  I know I mentioned this next point in my September message, but I would like to reiterate how fantastic our students are and how easily they adapted to the new rules.  All of our… Read more »

September 09, 2020

A Great Start to 2020-2021 at East!

Dear Parents/Guardians, Welcome back to East, we missed you! First, I would like to thank all of the students, staff, and parents for their great work in the first few days of school this year.  The students did a fantastic job of following the new instructions and protocols in the school. When I visit the classes,… Read more »

June 19, 2020

Have a Super Summer!

Dear East Families, I read an interesting joke this morning about an individual in 2015 who is applying for a job.  The interviewer asked the prospective employee, “Where do you see yourself in 5 years?” and I had to laugh.  I am sure no one could have foreseen what 2020 would be like and how… Read more »

March 03, 2020

Spring is Here!

Greetings Parents and Guardians, Call me overly optimistic, but I believe anything warmer than -30C is cause for celebration.  Like many or you, I am certainly looking forward to warmer weather, longer days, and spending more time outside in the sun. This month, we will be hosting our student-led conferences before spring break. This will… Read more »

January 17, 2020

It’s a New Decade!!

Welcome to a new decade of education at East Elementary!  I am sure many of you can remember the decades you lived through during your lifetime.  I certainly miss the decades when I was 20 or 30 years old, so make sure you enjoy them.  As you get older it certainly becomes harder to stay motivated…. Read more »

November 29, 2019

Hello December!

Season’s Greetings to all of our East Students and Families!      As I write this message today, I am looking out my window and it is 1C and there is hardly any snow on the ground.  I am not a huge fan of the cold, so I am excited that winter will be a little… Read more »

October 29, 2019

Accountability Pillar Results 2019

Happy November Everyone! At our last East Elementary School Council (EESC) meeting I shared our school Accountability Pillar Overall Summary from 2019.  This document is based on the surveys that are given to parents, students in grade 4-6, and teachers in the spring each year.  The survey paints a picture of our overall school results… Read more »

September 26, 2019

Building and Learning

Greetings Parents/Guardians, September is over and I must say that we had a fantastic start to our school year at East.  I would especially like to recognize our Grade 6 class. Their leadership and initiative at role-modeling positive behaviors for all of our students, certainly set the tone this year. Well done Grade 6! In other news,… Read more »

May 02, 2019

Education Every Week!

Greetings Parents/Guardians, The week of April 29 to May 3 is Education Week and we have some exciting things planned at East Elementary.  Our Division 1 students continue to do their swim lessons and we will be hosting Rocks and Rings, lacrosse, jump rope for heart, and our school science fair. The students really enjoy… Read more »