How quickly time flies! We have had a very good transition from
Summer into Fall and our students are now into a good school routine.
We have four nursing students from
McMaster University that are involved in a community placement with our
school. They are at the school to
support our community and to gain experience in working with a community group. This year, we have asked them to provide us
with support on healthy eating and exercise.
Over the next few weeks, they will be conducting research and then will
be communicating with our students and families. We look forward to providing you with further
On behalf of our staff, I would like to
thank you for your support of our Terry Fox run. Our students were eager and enthusiastic
participants! Through your donations, we
were able to raise over $900 for cancer research. Well done Paisley Road! Thank you to Mrs. Berezuk and Mr. Martin for
organizing our assembly and the fundraising efforts.
Our milk and pizza programs are up and
running. Thank you to Mr. Bilton and
Mrs. Grift for all of their on-going hard work to ensure the smooth running of
these programs. And a very big thank you
to our entire parent volunteers that help with the counting of money!
I would like to welcome Margaret
Shoesmith back to our Paisley Road staff!
Mme Shoesmith taught a grade 3 French Immersion class last year and has
been hired to teach one of our French Immersion kindergarten classes this year. Welcome back Mme Shoesmith!
I want to thank you for your support with
our school-wide (grade 1 to 6) use of agendas.
Students are developing very good organizational skills and our staff
have appreciated the notes and comments you have made in the agendas. Thank you for your on-going support with this
Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving
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