Moustache Day: Nov 22nd Friday
This Friday is a Spirit Day at A.R. Lord Elementary. Send your child in their biggest, best moustache. Paint, Glue or Grow!
Next Hot Lunch Nov 28. Order This week
Place your Order by this Thursday for the upcoming PAC Hot Lunch. On the menu from Mavalicious:
A.R. Lord school Spirit Wear
Order your t-shirts and hoodies with A.R. Lord Elementary Logos by November 19th. This initiative is being organized by the school administration and can be purchased by order form (available at the front office) or at vsb.schoolcashonline.com
More information is available at:
RETAKE ORDERS DUE NOV 22
Individual student photo retake orders are due on Nov 22nd through MoutainWest Studios.
Fruit, Veggies & Milk for students
The BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutrition Program is run by the BC Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation. They are a are a non-profit, charitable organization that works with educators to bring local agriculture to BC's students. Together with farmers, teachers, and agriculture specialists, they are teaching A.R. Lord Elementary students about the story of food in British Columbia. Our school also includes the + Milk option which delivers milk and fortified soy beverages as an add on. There is no cost to students.
Why this program is great:
Last Week for Poinsettia Orders
FRIDAY Nov 15th is your last chance to order Poinsettias. How can you order?
1. Order Forms are available at the front desk of the school
2. Place your order directly during the Student Lead Conferences this week on Wednesday and Thursday. PAC will have a table setup for orders and payment.
3. Online at Munchalunch
Kindergarten Hearing Screening
Vancouver Coastal Health will be conducting Hearing Screening for Kindergarten students on November 13th. They will be coming into the school with support from the Community Audiology Centre and will screen for hearing loss and for medical conditions of the outer and middle ear. Hearing screenings are an important tool that can help prevent problems with communication, learning and development.
Lest We Forget
VSB Kindergarten registration open
Children attend Kindergarten in the same year that they turn five years old
Register with your neighbourhood English catchment school first - regardless of whether you plan to send your child there.
Important dates & ACTIVITIES
NOV 7 THURSDAY