Wednesday, June 28, 2017


  • Last day of school is tomorrow. School is dismissed at 3:25 pm. Progress Reports will go home tomorrow. 
  • Jumbo freezies for sale for $0.25 tomorrow.
  • Please bring a big bag to take home remaining school supplies.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017


  • Remember all sheet music and music books. All music is to be returned tomorrow during our last band class.
  • Last day of school is June 29th. It is a full day of school. 
  • Jumbo freezies for sale on June 29th for $0.25

Monday, June 26, 2017


  • Band instruments are to go home and be returned to the company you rented from. 
  • Band sheet music and books need to be returned to Mr. Allen on Wednesday. 
  • Play Day tomorrow, remember:
    • dress for the weather (hats, sunscreen, etc.)
    • bring a packed lunch
    • bring a water bottle

Thursday, June 22, 2017


  • Maple Leaf Day tomorrow
  • Bring in a bag to take home personal items tomorrow
  • Some school supplies went home today

Wednesday, June 21, 2017


  • June 23rd is maple leaf day
  • If you will not be at school on the last day you must send a self-addressed, postage paid envelope to school so we can mail your progress report home. 

  • Please bring visual journals from University School back to class. 
  • Year end Mass on June 21st at 10:30 at St. James Church. 

  • work habits rubric signed and returned.
  • Year end Liturgy June 21st.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017


  • Work habits rubric signed and returned.
  • Independent book projects due tomorrow. 

Monday, June 12, 2017


  • Science hot air, cold air, and circulation journal activity due tomorrow. An hour was given in class to complete this assignment. 
  • French habitat's due tomorrow.
  • Independent book project due on Wednesday. 

Thursday, June 8, 2017

  • Independent book projects due June 14th 
  • Book orders due Monday, June 12th
  • Record the weather for today.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017


  • Health conflict comic due tomorrow. A lot of time has been given in class to complete this assignment. 
  • Safety Patrol picnic tomorrow. Please dress for the weather.
  • Independent book projects due June 14th 
  • Book orders due Monday, June 12th
  • Record the weather for today.
  • Used book sale this week. Our class will go on Thursday morning. Please bring some change to buy some used books. 

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

  • Independent book projects due June 14th 
  • Book orders due Monday, June 12th
  • Record the weather for today.
  • Used book sale this week. Our class will go on Thursday morning. Please bring some change to buy some used books. 
  • School store sign-up sheets due ASAP. 
  • We are still looking for parent volunteers for the Safety Patrols Picnic. 
  • Band concert tonight. Please be here by 6:30.

Monday, June 5, 2017


  • Book orders due Monday, June 12th
  • Independent book projects due June 14th 
  • Record the weather for today.
  • Used book sale this week. Our class will go on Thursday morning. Please bring some change to buy some used books. 
  • University School gift goes home today. 
  • School store sign-up sheets go home today. Please return ASAP. 
  • We are still looking for parent volunteers for the Safety Patrols Picnic. 
  • Band concert tomorrow. Please be here by 6:30.

Thursday, May 25, 2017


  • Wear your favourite colour day tomorrow. 
  • Family Movie Night begins tonight at 6pm.
  • Picture orders due tomorrow. 
  • Study religion for district exam on June 5th. 
  • We are collecting 2L pop bottles for a science experiment next week. Please bring in clean bottles.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017


  • Please bring in a clean 2L pop bottle for an experiment when at University School. 
  • Field trip forms due Friday.
  • Family Movie night tomorrow
  • Study for religion district exam. Exam is on June 5th.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017


  • Lip sync try out tomorrow at lunch. Please remember your music.
  • Field trip permission forms and FOIP forms due Friday. 
  • Class pictures went home today. 
  • Special snack tomorrow --> Kernals popcorn
  • Family Movie night on Thursday. 

Wednesday, May 17,2017


  • RSVP to family movie night email sent out today by May 23rd. 
  • No school May 19 & 22.
  • Bring materials for DOL in religion.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017


  • No school on May 19th and 22nd.
  • Study for religion district exam using google  classroom. Exam is on June 5th.
  • Independent book project due June 14th. 

Monday, May 15, 2017


  • Finish religion reflection for tomorrow
  • No school May 19th & 22nd
  • City Hall Arcade permission slips due 

Thursday, May 11, 2017


  • Arcade tomorrow from 1:00-3:10. Parents are welcome to come throughout the afternoon to enjoy the video games.
  • math quiz signed and returned. 
  • We are still looking for parents to come with us to University School. If you can volunteer please email Miss. Valliere.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017


  • Arcade on Friday from 1:00-3:10. Parents please feel free to come for a walk through at your convenience. 
  • If you can volunteer for University school please send Miss. Valliere an email.
  • Math quiz signed and returned.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017


  • Fun Lunch tomorrow - OPA!
  • Arcade on Friday from 1:00 to 3:10. Parents feel free to drop by at your convenience to check out all of the video games the grade 5 & 6 students have created. 
  • I am still looking for volunteers for University School. I require at least a few more parents for Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Please send Miss. Valliere an email if you can attend. 
  • District religion exam is on June 5th. Practice questions have been posted on the religion google classroom. Feel free to practice these questions as many times as you would like to help you study. 

Monday, May 8, 2017


  • Family life letter goes home today. If you DO NOT want your child to participate please complete the second page and return it to school asap. 
  • Marion Liturgy tomorrow at 11:00 AM in the gym. 
  • Special lunch on Wednesday. 
  • Arcade on May 12th from 1:00-3:10. Parents may come at their own leisure to check out all of the hard work done by the grade 5 & 6 students. 

Friday, May 5, 2017


  • Marion Liturgy May 9th. 
  • Special lunch on May 10th: Opa!
  • Arcade May 12th. 

  • Family Dance tonight from 6-8.
  • Bake Sale tomorrow. Bring $1 to buy a treat.
  • Math quiz tomorrow. 
  • Independent book project due June 14th. 
  • Miss. Valliere is still needing volunteers for University School, especially for Thursday. 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017


  • Bake sale on Friday. Bring $1 to buy a treat. All proceeds go to Red Cross.
  • Spring Pictures tomorrow. 
  • Family dance tomorrow from 6-8pm. 
  • Math quiz on Friday. (decimals and fractions)

Monday, May 1, 2017

  • Family Dance May 4th from 6-8.
  • Spring pictures May 4th.
  • Volunteer Appreciation Tea May 2nd. 
  • Vaccination catch ups on May 3rd. 
  • Math quiz May 5th. (Equivalent fractions, comparing fractions, comparing decimals, decimal place value)
  • Email Miss. Valliere if you would like to volunteer for our University School field trip (May 29-Jun 2)

Friday, April 28, 2017


  • Family Dance May 4th from 6-8.
  • Spring pictures May 4th.
  • Volunteer Appreciation Tea May 2nd. 
  • Vaccination catch ups on May 3rd. 
  • Math quiz May 5th. (Equivalent fractions, comparing fractions, comparing decimals, decimal place value)
  • Email Miss. Valliere if you would like to volunteer for our University School field trip (May 29-Jun 2)

Thursday, April 27, 2017


  • Tomorrow is PJ day.
  • Tomorrow is Mrs. Murray's last day at St. James School. 
  • Practice basic math facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
  • Independent book project due June 14th. 
  • Parents who would like to volunteer for University school from May 29-June 2 please send an email to Miss. Valliere specifying which day/days you would like to attend. 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017


  • Mrs. Murray's last day at St. James is April 28th. 
  • PJ day April 28th.
  • Teach and play with your parents or a sibling one of the math fraction games we played in class today.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

  • Spring Photo Day is May 4th. 
  • PJ day April 28th.
  • Family Fun Dance May 4th. 
  • Makers March Movie presentation April 27th at lunch.

Monday, April 24, 2017

  • Spring Photo Day is May 4th. 
  • PJ day April 28th.
  • Family Fun Dance May 4th. 
  • Makers March Movie presentation April 27th at lunch.

Friday, April 21, 2017


  • French zoo assignment is due on Monday.
  • Spring Photo Day is May 4th. 
  • PJ day April 28th.
  • Family Fun Dance May 4th. 
  • Makers March Movie presentation April 27th at lunch.

Thursday, April 20, 2017


  • French zoo assignment due April 24th. 
  • Makers March movie presentation on April 27th during lunch. 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

  • Stations of the Cross on Thursday at 10:00 in the gym.
  • No school April 14th & 17th
  • Monster Art due April 13th. 

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

  • Lenten Mass on Wednesday at 1:30 at St. James Church. 
  • Stations of the Cross on Thursday at 10:00 in the gym.
  • Joysocks and Change for Chalice: This is the last week to bring in your donations. 
  • Monster Art due April 13th. 

Monday, April 10, 2017


  • Lenten Mass on Wednesday at 1:30 at St. James Church. 
  • Stations of the Cross on Thursday at 10:00 in the gym.
  • Joysocks and Change for Chalice: The last day for collection is Wednesday. 
  • Monster Art due April 13th. 

Friday, April 7, 2017


  • Change for Chalice
  • Joysocks
  • Monster art due April 13th
  • JAM due Monday
  • Lenten Mass at St. James Church April 12 @1:30

Thursday, April 6, 2017


  • Lenten projects: Joysocks and Change for Chalice. Please bring in your contribution for these projects. 
  • Independent book projects due June 14th 
  • Monster art due April 13

Wednesday, April 5, 2017


  • Change for Chalice: bring in spare change
  • Joysocks: bring in goofy socks
  • Monster art project due April 13th. 

Monday, April 3, 2017


  • Bring in Change for Chalice.
  • Bring in goofy socks for Joysocks. 
  • Special lunch on Wednesday. 

Friday, March 24, 2017

  • Spring break March 27-31. Enjoy your break!
  • Welcome back to school on April 3rd. 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Bring in goofy socks for joy socks. 
  • Jersey Day on Friday. 
  • Spring break March 27-31.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Bring in goofy socks for joy socks. 
  • Jersey Day on Friday.
  • Bring in any supplies that you might need for your science projects. 
  • Spring break March 27-31.
  • French animal vocab picture dictionary due Friday.
  • Paper sculpture art due Friday

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Bring in goofy socks for joy socks. 
  • Jersey Day on Friday.
  • Math quiz tomorrow - long division
  • Bring in any supplies that you might need for your science projects. 

Monday, March 20, 2017


  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Bring in goofy socks for joy socks. 
  • Super snack tomorrow (Booster Juice). 
  • Jersey Day on Friday.
  • Math quiz on Wednesday - long division
  • Bring in any supplies that you might need for your science projects. 

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

  • In science next week we will be building mechanisms using electricity. To complete these tasks our class will be collecting shoe boxes and other recyclable materials to build burglar alarms and vehicles. If you have any materials you could spare we would greatly appreciate the donation.
  • science quiz signed, corrected, and returned.
  • Joy socks.
  • Change for Chalice
  • Math quiz - March 22 - long division
  • Today a special picture from our field trip is going home. 
  • No school March 16th & 17th

Tuesday, March 14, 2017


  • In science next week we will be building mechanisms using electricity. To complete these tasks our class will be collecting shoe boxes and other recyclable materials to build burglar alarms and vehicles. If you have any materials you could spare we would greatly appreciate the donation.
  • Bring in goofy socks for Joy Socks. 
  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Math quiz March 22nd - long division.
  • No school March 16th & 17th 

Monday, March 13, 2017


  • Book orders due tomorrow. 
  • Bring in change for Chalice. 
  • Book parent teacher interviews online
  • Math long division quiz March 22nd
  • Bring in goofy new socks for joy socks Lenten project. 

Friday, March 10, 2017


  • Progress reports go home today. Please sign and return the envelope. 
  • Please book interviews online for Thursday, March 16th. 

Thursday, March 9, 2017


  • Science quiz tomorrow.
  • Progress Reports go home tomorrow.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017


  • Field trip media release form due tomorrow.
  • Field trip tomorrow. Remember a packed lunch and to wear a winter coat, hat, mittens, and boots. We will be outside for parts of the day. 
  • Science quiz on Friday. 
  • Book orders due March 14th. 

Tuesday, March 7, 2017


  • Reading Give It A Shot goes home today.
  • Book orders due March 14th.
  • Vaccinations March 8th.
  • Field trip March 9th. Remember everyone must have a packed lunch, water bottle, and dress for the weather. 
  • Science Quiz March 10th. Study Guide was sent home on Monday.

Monday, March 6, 2017


  • Field trip on Thursday. Remember you need to bring a packed lunch and dress for the weather. Some aspects of the day will be outside.
  • Vaccinations March 8th.
  • Science quiz on Friday
  • Pg 106 #1, 2

Friday, March 3, 2017


  • vaccinations March 8th
  • Change for Chalice collection
  • Science Quiz on Friday
    • electrical symbols
    • insulators
    • conductors
    • resistors

Thursday, March 2, 2017


  • vaccinations on March 8th. 
  • WestJet pre-order forms due tomorrow.
  • Field trip forms due tomorrow. 
  • Change for Chalice collection, bring extra change to class. 

Wednesday, March 1, 2017


  • vaccinations on March 8th.
  • WestJet pre-order forms due March 3rd.
  • Field trip forms due Friday.
  • Change for Chalice collection begins tomorrow.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017


  • Ash Wednesday Liturgy tomorrow at 1:15 at St. James Church. 
  • Vaccinations March 8th in the morning. 
  • Hockey program sheets went home today with hockey students. 
  • WestJet pre-order ticket form due March 3rd. 
  • Field trip permission slips due Friday.  

Monday, February 27, 2017


  • Science observation questions due tomorrow.
  • Comma worksheet due tomorrow. 
  • Field trip forms and letter went home today. Permission form due Friday. 
  • WestJet raffle letter went home today. 
  • Shrove Tuesday tomorrow. Pancake breakfast 8-9 AM. Hockey students will have their pancake breakfast when they arrive back at the school after the hockey program. 

Friday, February 24, 2017


  • Cupid Interview due Monday. 
  • Pancake breakfast on Tuesday from 8:00-9:00AM.
  • Ash Wednesday Liturgy on Wednesday at 1:15PM.

Thursday, February 23, 2017


  • Crazy Hat Day tomorrow. 
  • Science quiz signed, corrected and returned. 
  • Independent book project rubric signed and returned.
  • French clothing assignment due tomorrow.
  • Cupid creative writing due Monday.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017


  • Science quiz signed, corrected, and returned.
  • Independent book project rubric signed and returned. 
  • Crazy hat day on Friday.
  • French clothing assignment due Friday. 
  • Cupid creative writing due Monday. 
  • band test tomorrow.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017


  • Happy Valentine's Day
  • No School Feb 16, 17, 20
  • Pink shirt day Feb 22nd
  • Practice basic multiplication and division facts

Monday, February 13, 2017


  • No School: Feb 16, 17, & 20
  • Continue to practice basic multiplication and division facts at home. 

Thursday, February 9, 2017


  • French quiz signed and returned. 
  • Optional French assignment due Feb 13th.
    • Crossword using 20 noel vocab words
    • Game using 20 noel vocab words
    • Draw and label a picture/scene using 20 noel vocab words
  • Open House tonight - 6:30 - 8:00 PM
  • Book Projects due Monday. 

Wednesday, February 8, 2017


  • Open House tomorrow 6:30-8:00 PM.
  • Book projects due Monday.
  • Our free period was post-poned to tomorrow. Please dress for thee weather tomorrow as we will go play outside for one period. 

Tuesday, February 7, 2017


  • Practice division facts. 
  • Open House on Feb 9th. 
  • Math club tomorrow at recess.
  • Dress to play outside tomorrow for your free period that was earned with good behaviour. 

Monday, February 6, 2017


  • Tomorrow is fun lunch. 
  • Practice basic division facts. 
  • Open House on Feb 9th from 6:30 - 8:00 PM. 
  • Dress for the weather!
  • Book project due Monday!

Friday, February 3, 2017


  • Practice basic division facts. 
  • Fun lunch on Feb 7th. 
  • Open House Feb 9th.
  • Art - one point perspective is due Feb 8
  • Independent book project due Feb 13th. 

Thursday, February 2, 2017


  • Practice division facts. 
  • Open house February 9th. 
  • Book Project due February 13th. 

Wednesday. February 1, 2017

  • One point perspective artwork due Feb 8th. 
  • Open House Feb 9th - Volunteers are needed to work on coding challenges during open house. We would need you from 6:20-8:00 in the computer lab. 
  • practice division facts.
  • Tuesday, January 31, 2017


    • One point perspective artwork due Feb 8th. 
    • Vaccination catch up tomorrow. 
    • Open House Feb 9th - Volunteers are needed to work on coding challenges during open house. We would need you from 6:20-8:00 in the computer lab. 
    • Math quiz needs to be corrected, signed, and returned. 

    Thursday, January 26, 2017


    Wednesday, January 25, 2017


    • Crazy hair day tomorrow. 
    • Math quiz tomorrow. Multiplication- 2 digit by 2 digit.
    • French quiz on Monday.
    • Science quiz on Tuesday. 
    • No school Friday. 
    • Special snack tomorrow. 

    Tuesday, January 24, 2017


    • Crazy Hair Day on Thursday.
    • Multiplication quiz on Thursday. 
    • Science quiz on Tuesday. 
    • French Noel quiz on Monday. 
    • No School Friday.

    Monday, January 23, 2017


    • Math quiz on Thursday - 2 digit by 2 and 1 digit multiplication
    • Science quiz on Jan 31st 
      • safety
      • electromagnets
      • magnetism
      • similarities and differences
    • Noel quiz on Jan 30th - I will give you 15-20 pictures and you must write the french vocabulary word for 10 of the words. Spelling counts. 
    • Crazy hair day on Thursday. 

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017


    • Math quiz Jan 26th - 2 digit by 1 and 2 digit multiplication
    • Practice basic math facts. 
    • Book orders due Jan 23rd. 

    Monday, January 16, 2017


    • practice math facts. 
    • math multiplication quiz next week. 
    • Remember all students must have indoor shoes at school that they change into everyday. 

    Friday, January 13, 2017


    • Outstanding Canadians multiplication handout due Monday.
    • Independent book project due February 13th. 

    Thursday, January 12, 2017


    • Math tests signed, corrected, and returned. 
    • Remember to dress for the weather.

    Wednesday, January 11, 2017


    • Remember to dress for the weather (snowpants, winter boots, winter jacket, toque, mittens)
    • Students may want to bring an extra pair of socks to change into if they come inside with wet feet/socks. 
    • Practice basic math facts (multiplication and division)

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017


    • Special lunch tomorrow.
    • Dress for the weather. 
    • Math alphabet boxes due tomorrow. 
    • Practice basic multiplication and division facts. 
    • Book project is due February 13th. 

    Monday, January 9, 2017


    • Welcome back!
    • Fun lunch January 11th.
    • Practice basic multiplication and division facts. 
    • Dress for the weather