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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Southwood Family Picnic June 29th at 11:45 a.m. until 12:50 p.m

We are very excited to welcome you all to the Family Picnic Event for lunch on Wednesday, June 29th at 11:45 a.m. until 12:50 p.m. Please continue reading for all the important details. > Bring a picnic lunch, lawn chairs or a blanket to eat on. Weather permitting, everyone will eat outside on the playground. > Please note that if you are buying restaurant food locally, we are not the only school having a picnic and lines will likely be… Read More

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Kindergarten Orientation

For 2023-2024 Kindergarten Students Tuesday, May 16th, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. parents and students will be invited to join us in the gymnasium for our Kindergarten Welcome Evening. Future Kindergarten students will get the opportunity to see Kindergarten classrooms, school tour, play structure, and a school bus ride. Following our Welcome Evening, families have been invited to join us by appointment on Wednesday, May 17th or Thursday, May 18th. During this time they will have the opportunity to… Read More

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Sunshine Greenhouse and Chinos Restaurant Fundraiser

Southwood School is excited to partner with the Southwood PAC to run one more fundraiser this year. We will be selling Sunshine Greenhouse Gift Cards just in time for your Mother’s Day gift plans. The gift cards can be ordered through the link below. They come in $25 and $100 cards. Get ready for Spring and Mother’s Day today! Payment can be made by cash brought to the office or by cheque made out to Southwood School. Please have all… Read More

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Pre-School Program

Did you know that we have a Parent Child Resource pre-school program that is run out of our school? It is available Tuesday mornings from 9:15 – 11:45 as well as Thursday’s from 1:00 to 3:30, and is located in one of our classroom huts, number C-2, on the east side of the school. It is a drop-in program. Please feel free to stop by and check it out. You do not need to come to the school office to… Read More

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Learning Expo – March 23rd

Learning Expo – Thursday, March 23rd All of our students will be showcasing this term’s work, selecting work that fits into one of our Southwood characteristics of CARE.LEARN.GROW. Please keep reading for important information about times for this event! Kindergarten students will be performing a short concert in the gym for all their parents. Grades 1 – 4 will be showing their work in their classrooms. Parents will be invited to attend with their child to visit their classroom during… Read More

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