This fall, many of our classes at Southwood have been busy creating artwork for the Eco Art House Card Fundraiser. Eco Art House is a company that turns your child’s artwork into a beautiful set of art cards that are printed on paper that is FSC certified recycled paper. If your child’s classroom participated, an information sheet was sent home with your child that will give you a sneak peek at what their card will look like and will also… Read More
Mark your calendars! Southwood School Fall Fun Week is coming. For the week of October 26th – October 30th we are asking for all Southwood students to dress up and help earn points for their House Colour! Monday, October 26th – Hat Day Tuesday, October 27th – Pyjama Day Wednesday, October 28th – Sports Day Thursday, October 29th – Formal Day Friday, October 30th – Costume Day
Mask Necklace Fundraiser – early delivery for orders placed by this Friday! Last Friday, order sheets were sent home with your student(s) for our Mask Necklace Fundraiser! These handy necklaces keep your mask within easy reach so that you always have quick access to it when you need it. Exclusively for Southwood School students are the color coordinated cohort masks which have their name, last initial and class on one side and their mascot on the other so that if… Read More
The month of October targets a number of safety awareness areas. Southwood School will be recognizing International Walk-to-School Month with three morning walks. The morning walks will take place on October 7th, 14th, 21st. Each day we will be starting from a new location and walking to school. Students are invited to join staff as they “walk to school”. These morning walks are intended to promote traffic safety, physical activity, and promoting environmental issues. We will also be selling “walk-a-thon”… Read More
We are happy to once again partner up with the Southeast Helping Hands for a food drive. Things will be done a little differently this year. We are asking each cohort to bring in different needed items. Pink Flamingos- baby food and diapers for toddlers Green Gators- canned vegetables Purple Panthers- canned fruit Yellow Yakity Yaks- breakfast cereal Red Rockets- canned soup and canned stew Blue Coyotes- rice Orange Orangutans- pasta and pasta sauces Students please bring food items to… Read More
On Thursday, September 24th, 2020, students will be taking part in Southwood School’s annual Terry Fox Run. Our fundraising goal this year is $1500. Rain/alternate date: Friday, September 25th, 2020 Our school is proud to play an important role in supporting cancer research. Through our participation in the Terry Fox School Run, we hope to encourage leadership in our students and create positive agents of change in our wonderful school community. How to donate: Click this link to go to our school’s fundraising… Read More
Picture Day is coming Tuesday, October 6 – Wednesday, October 7 Order pictures on mylifetouch.ca using this Picture Day ID QL910455Q0 Please click here for more information from Lifetouch on their new safety protocols for Picture Day.
Our Southwood School teachers have each made a special welcome video for their students and families. Click on the link below to take you to the page where you can watch the teacher’s welcome videos, as well as watch a video that will talk about how the school day will look this fall! Welcome Videos