***Friday June 15th from 5pm to 8pm***
The PAC is excited to host another year end celebration Fair and hopes to see you there! Please invite your friends, neighbours and families for a fun evening with food, live music, games, silent auction, 50/50, raffle! And more!
May 14, 2018
Dear Beaconsfield Parents,
Please note the following on your home calendar:
Thursday, May 17th– Sport’s Day – School will be dismissed at 2:00 pm, please make the necessary arrangements to have your child picked up on time. Thank you!
** Cedar Cottage out of school care will start at 2:00 pm
** Arts Umbrella will still be taking place in our school gym from 2:00-3:45 pm
Friday, May 18th– School is Closed
Monday, May 21st– School is Closed (statutory holiday)
Tuesday, May 22- Tuesday, May 29th– Home Learner Portfolio Meetings
Thursday, May 24th– Welcome to Kindergarten - 10:30 am in school library
Lost and Found items are on display in the main hallway of Beaconsfield School, outside the office. There are a LOT of items. Please come and see if anything belong to you or your child/children. All lost and found items will be removed from these tables and our school and donated to a charity at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, May 23rd.
Please join us for Beaconsfield’s Fair on Friday, June 15thfrom 5:00-8:00 pm. It will be a fantastic time!
No school for Beaconsfield students on Thursday, April 26th. Picture day is Friday, April 27th - bring your smiles!
Beaconsfield School (K-7) will be going on a field trip to the Chan Centre at UBC tomorrow, Wednesday, April 4th, from 9:00-12:30 pm.
We will be attending a performance by KUNDA, an African music and dance group. This performance (including the transportation) has been donated free of charge to our school from the UBC Roots and Shoots Program.
Please make sure that your child is at Beaconsfield School by 8:50 am as buses will leave promptly at 9:00 am. If students arrive late for school tomorrow, parents/caregivers will need to bring your child/children back home and return them to school at 12:30 pm. If students are dropped off at school late without a parent, you will be contacted to pick up your child and asked to bring them back to school at 12:30 pm. All of our staff will be supervising students on the field trip.
Please also ensure that you have filled out a field trip form to allow your child to participate on this field trip (most of these were completed prior to March 16th).
This is such a wonderful opportunity for Beaconsfield students. Please make sure that your child arrives promptly by 8:50 am tomorrow with a healthy snack. If your child is going to be absent for school tomorrow, please notify our office by 8:30 am. A reminder that Beaconsfield's phone number to report a school absence is 604-713-5159 extension 11.
Thank you very much for your cooperation.
Beaconsfield's Scholastic Book Fair is just around the corner! During Student-Led Conferences on Wednesday, March 14th and Thursday, March 15th the library will be transformed in to a bookstore! Come, shop and bring home your favorite books. Keep an eye out for the classroom wish lists too. Keep in mind that 50-60% of sales will go right back into our library!
Scholastic Book Fair Opening and Closing times (in our School Library)
Wednesday, March 14th
8:30-9:00 am and 2:00-8:00 pm
Thursday, March 15th
8:30-9:00 am and 2:00-5:00 pm
Please remember that there is EARLY DISMISSAL on both Wednesday, March 14th and Thursday, March 15th at 2:00 pm. Please make the necessary arrangments to pick up your child promptly at 2:00 pm.
February 5, 2018
Dear Beaconsfield Parents/Guardians,
Some important dates to note on your home calendars:
Wednesday, February 7 - PAC Meeting from 6-8 pm with childminding in library.
Friday, February 9 - Winter Olympics 2018 Begin. Students can wear read and white!
Monday, February 12 - Family Day. School Closed. No School for Students.
Wednesday, February 14 - Valentine's Day School Dance hosted by our Grade 7's.
Friday, February 16 - Lunar New Year begins today.
Monday, February 19 - Pro D Day. No School for Students.
Wednesday, February 28 - Pink Shirt Day. Students can wear pink, purple or red!
Wednesday, March 7 - PAC Meeting from 6-8 pm with childminding in library.
School will be dismissed for K-7 (except for our Home Learners) at 2 pm on Wednesday, March 14 and Thursday, March 15 for Student Led Conferences. Please make arrangements to have your child or children picked up on time. Thank you for making the time to come to our school for these conferences.
February is "Food Bank Month" at Beaconsfield. Students are encouraged to bring canned foods to school to support the Vancouver Food Bank throughout the month of February. Traditionally, students at Beaconsfield bring non-perishable food items to the Valentine's Day dance. Stay tuned for more information.
Mrs. L. Morden
This Friday, December 15th, our Grade 7's are having a sale in the library at lunch and after school. We will be selling stress balls, slime, and baked goods. The price range is between one and five dollars. The money raised goes to Oxfam charity which helps find long lasting solutions to end poverty around the world. Please come to the sale.
November 27th, 2017
Dear Beaconsfield Parents/Caregivers,
Please note the following two items on your home calendar:
There is a a PAC Sponsored Parent Workshop called Social Media 4 Parents in our school library on Wednesday, November 29 from 6-9 pm. Childminding is available in Room 106. All parents/caregivers please join us for this interesting and educational opportunity. For more information, email Bree at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is NO SCHOOL for students on Friday, December 1st as it is a Curriculum Implementation Day.
Mrs. L. Morden
Dear Beaconsfield Parents/Caregivers,
Please note the following dates:
Wed., Nov. 8 - PAC meeting at 6 pm in the staff room, childminding provide in our library by Grade 7's
Thurs., Nov. 9 - Remembrance Day Assembly at 11 am in our school gym, parents are welcome to attend
Fri., Nov. 10 - NO SCHOOL for students, Curricular Implementation Day
Mon., Nov. 13 - NO SCHOOL for students, in lieu of statutory holiday on Sat., November 11th
Tues., Nov. 14 - last day to order "Foodie Kids" PAC lunch for November 21st
Thurs., Nov. 16 - Photo retakes @ 1:00 pm - please bring form back and have your child give it to the photographer
Please click on the the following link for information about an exciting new curricular activity on Saturday mornings at Gladstone Secondary School and note that the registration deadline is November 9th: http://go.vsb.bc.ca/schools/beaconsfield/Publications/Moresports%20Fall%202017%20Registration%20Form.pdf
Sunday, November 5 - Daylight Savings Ends – turn clocks BACK
Wednesday, November 8 - Gladstone After School Programs Begin
Wednesday, November 8 - PAC Meeting @ 6:00 pm
Thursday, November 9 - Remembrance Day @ 11:00 a.m.
Friday, November 10 - CURRICULUM IMPLEMENTATION DAY – NO SCHOOL
Saturday, November 11 - Remembrance Day – STATUTORY HOLIDAY
Monday, November 13 - SCHOOL CLOSED in lieu of November 11th
Tuesday, November 14 - Last day to order PAC Lunch (for Nov. 21)
Wednesday, November 16 - Photo re-takes at 1:00 pm
Monday, November 20 - Paul Silveria Square Dancing K-7
Tuesday, November 21 - PAC Lunch: Foodie Kids - International/Pasta
Wednesday, November 29 - PAC Social Media Presentation
Watch for Skating Field Trips - information will come home with your child