We look forward to seeing you when school starts on Tuesday, September 8th. The first day of school is from 8:55 a.m. to 10 a.m. for all grades. Grades One to Three will resume at regular hours (8:55-3:00) on Wednesday, September 9.
For kindergarten parents, you will have received a letter advising if your child is in Group A or Group B for gradual entry. Times are as follows:
September 8: Group A and Group B: 9:00-10:00
September 9: Group A: 9:00-10:00, Group B: 11:00-12:00
September 10: Group A: 9:00-10:30, Group B: 1:00-2:30
September 11: Group A: 9-11:00, Group B: 1:00-3:00
September 15: All students: 9:00-1:00
September 16: All kindergarten students start their regular schedule of 9:00-13:00.
The Art Exhibition will take place on Friday, June 12th at 1:45 PM – 3:00 PM. It will begin in the gym watching a video documenting the student’s learning with Amelia. Afterwards, parents and students will be invited to enjoy the art work the students have created. If the weather permits, the exhibition will be set up outside.
The Volunteer Appreciation Tea is happening Wednesday, June 10 from 11:00 – 12:00 in the library. All volunteers are invited to attend. Tea and treats will be served. Please return the RSVP form or let the office know if you plan to attend.
Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 30, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The annual McBride Annex School Spring Fair is a fun and exciting carnival with games for kids of all ages, delicious food, Bouncy Castle, giant slingshot, silent auction, face painting, music and fun…Don’t miss out!
Come celebrate the day at this family-friendly fun event. Rain or shine, we’ll see you there. Admission is Free. Tickets for food, games and silent auction will be available for purchase at the Fair.
Located at McBride Annex, 4750 St. Catherines Street (29th and St Catherines)
Hartley Banack, who will be accompanying our students on their field trip to Pacific Spirit Park, was featured on the CBC website today talking about his Wild About Vancouver initiative and outdoor education. There are a number of events happening this weekend, so check out the Wild About Vancouver link to learn more.
See the School Calendar page for noteworthy happenings at the school in April. The April Owly Newsletter is also posted there or click here to read it.
Parents, please remember that Student Led Conferences are this Wednesday March 4 and Thursday March 5. Students will be dismissed early on these days at 2 pm.
Rocky Mountain Flatbread Night is this Wednesday, February 18 at the Main Street location (4186 Main Street). 10% of all proceeds generated from 5 pm until closing will go to our school. Come on out for a yummy dinner and a chance to socialize with other Annex families. If you can’t make it out remember that take out orders also qualify. We hope to see you there!
The February Owly News is now available on the School Calendar page or click here to view it.
There have been many cases of lice in our school since the beginning of the school year and this continues to be a problem. Please read the information about head lice in schools provided by Vancouver Coastal Health at this link.