Mr. Kehler and Ms. Johnson promised to dye their hair pink during an assembly if the school was able to raise at least $1500.00 for the 2019 Terry Fox Run. Since our grand total raised far exceeded that, bringing in $2212.00 for the cause, first thing on Monday morning the students all gathered in the gym to watch the transformation take place. There was lots of excitement in the air from staff and students alike as our secretary, Mrs. James… Read More
Please note that we will be having a special assembly on Monday, October 7th at 9:00 am to celebrate our school’s Terry Fox Run fundraising efforts. We raised a grand total of $2212.00. Way to go Southwood School!!
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 3rd, 10th, 17th. 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” t-shirts… Read More
Our annual Southwood School Terry Fox Run is scheduled for this Thursday, September 26th at 3pm following the same route we have taken in previous years. Parents are welcome to join in with their children. For more information about Terry Fox please see the official Terry Fox Foundation website .
October is walk to school month and walking is a great way to promote physical activity, reduce harmful emissions, and FUN! Southwood School is recognizing iWALK Month with a few special events! We will have three walk to school events with a different starting location for each date as well as a Walk-a-Thon! For more information on walk to school times and locations as well as for details about the Walk-a-Thon click here!
You’ll want to mark Tuesday October 1st on your calendar for the PAC Annual General Meeting that will take place at 7pm in the Southwood School Gym. Please also be sure to click here to visit our updated Parent Advisory Council page. You’ll find everything you need to know about the 2019-2020 PAC including who your PAC members are, when meetings will be held, volunteer opportunities, hot lunch information and more!
Strong Connections will be held on September 13th and 16th. Parents can view your student’s Strong Connection date on the Parent Portal or email the teacher; if you have more than one child, all of your children will attend on the same day.
In September 2019 we will welcome the following staff members to Southwood K-4 School: Teaching Staff: Principal – Rod Kehler Vice Principal – Chantal Johnson Learning Support – Melissa Heinrichs Learning Support – Nicole Billiald Learning Support – Jordan Hurton Guidance – Chantal Johnson Guidance – Courtney Baudry Literacy Support – Donna Neufeldt Numeracy Support – Charissa Martin K1KF – Kendra Friesen K2KF – Kendra Friesen K3CB – Cheri Boschman K4CD – Christie Durston K5HV – Helga Vogt 1R –… Read More
On June 26th, Southwood School will be hosting the annual school picnic. Students will spend half of their day enjoying the picnic games led by their classroom teachers. Please note that all kindergarten classes will be attending on this day. Kindergarten classes are cancelled for June 25th. Parents are encouraged to bring a lunch and enjoy a family meal on the school grounds from 11:45 am to 12:50 pm. Students will return to their classes after the lunch period and… Read More