Book Fair in the Library – November 24th

Mark your calendars! Our annual Scholastics Book Fair is taking place from November 21st – November 24th this year. We will be running a virtual fair as well as an in person fair! Students will have the opportunity to come and browse the book fair with their classes early in the week and then will have a chance the 24th to come make purchases should they so wish. We will also be having our family night that will coincide with the teacher… Read More

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Southwood Fall Giving Projects

Southwood School will be participating in the following giving projects. The first is a toy drive which is for all students Kindergarten – Grade Four. We are collecting new, unwrapped toys for children newborn to 17 years old (no toy guns please ). As well, we are having a food drive to help fill Christmas hampers. We have decided to divide the items and ask each grade level to collect specific items. We will be collecting these items from November… Read More

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Terry Fox Run 2022

Southwood School is proud to be participating in this year’s Terry Fox School Run. Our run is scheduled for Thursday, September 22nd. Let’s get our fundraising going and show everyone how we can “try like Terry”! Donate to: https://schools.terryfox.ca/Southwood. Together, we can all make a difference. For more information about Terry Fox or the Terry Fox Organization please visit : https://terryfoxschoolrun.org/

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Strong Connections 2022

Southwood Strong Connection Days — September 16th and 19th Strong Connections is a program where only half of the students in each class attend on either Monday, September 16th or Friday, September 19th. It is an opportunity for teachers to “get-to-know” their students as a learner when there are fewer students to attend to. This is designed to enhance the beginning-of-the-year assessment of each student. Strong Connections activities are not tests, but rather tasks to help teachers get to know… Read More

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Meet Your Teacher — September 6 – 4:30 – 6:00 p.m

We are all really looking forward to meeting our students for the 2022 – 2023 school year! Please book a time slot through Parent Portal as soon as possible. All entrances to the school will be open and our staff will be available to direct you to the correct classrooms. If you have any questions, please contact the office. See you then!

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Lost and Found

Has your child lost their sweater? Maybe their jacket? Take a look at the video linked below to see if you recognize anything in our lost and found. The table is set out in the foyer of the school so you can easily collect their missing belongings before summer holidays!

Lost and Found

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Grade Four Farewell – June 28th

Please see the schedule below for the grade four farewell. 9:30 – Farewell Assembly in the gym (families are invited to attend) 11:00 – taking the bus to the soccer park where students will have pizza for lunch 12:45 – board the bus for the movie theatre where we will be watching “Despicable Me” (for more detailed information about the movie, please go to Despicable Me Movie Review | Common Sense Media Students will receive popcorn and a drink. *After the movie, we will be walking back to… Read More

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