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IMPORTANT DATES AND INFORMATION FOR SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2023 (please click here for the full calendar of events at Southwood School)

Sept 29th – Orange Shirt Day – Special event for Grades 3 & 4

October 3rd – No School/Classes for Students — Teacher PD Day

October 4th & 5th – School Picture Days

October 9th – No Classes – Thanksgiving Holiday

October 20th  – No Classes – PD Day for Teachers

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Terry Fox School Run – Friday, Sept. 22/23

Southwood is proud to take part in this year’s Terry Fox School Run.  Please help us to continue the legacy of one of Canada’s greatest heroes. Your child will be bringing home pledge sheets for our Annual Terry Fox Run which is being held on Friday, September 22nd.  We are asking our students to start collecting pledges from friends and family members.  Terry set goals everyday.  Our school’s goal this year is to have every classroom fundraise $100 for the… Read More

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Grade 1 – 4 : Strong Connections 2023

Grade One through Grade Four students will either come to school on Friday, September 15th or Monday September 18th for Strong Connections. (Please note that they have no school on the day they are not scheduled to come for Strong Connections.) By now you will have received an email letting you know which date your child is to come to school for Strong Connections.  If you have not received an email please contact the office. What Is Strong Connections? Strong… Read More

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Kindergarten Staggered Entrance

Please note that our kindergarten students begin the year with a staggered entrance.  You will have received an email notification from the school with information about which day your child should come to school. After your child’s staggered entrance day, their first regular (non-staggered entrance) day of classes for kindergarten will be as follows: ALL K1V, K3G, K5G Students – Tuesday, September 12th ALL K2F, K4G Students – Wednesday, September 13th    

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No Shopping for School Supplies for the Fall!

School fees are as follows for the 2023/2024 school year: $55 for our Kindergarten to Grades 3 students $65 for our Grade 4 students These fees cover all of their regular school supplies and activity fees for the year.    

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Meet the Teacher 2023

Our meet the teacher event will happen Tuesday, September 5th! Please drop by the school between 4:30 and 6:00pm to meet your teacher.  You will also have the opportunity during that time to pay any outstanding school fees that you may have. If paying in person, please pay by cash or cheque.  Student fees may also be paid online through Parent Portal using a credit card if preferred. Before coming to meet the teacher, you can check out (or even… Read More

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