Mme Donna Emeno who will be in for the Vice-Principal, Mme Teresa Wells. Mme Emeno is a retired principal from
Hastings Elementary, Sir James Douglas Elementary, Queen Elizabeth Elementary,
and Emily Carr Elementary. She is quite
familiar with the lovely community and is very happy to be here. She will provide continuity and support to
the QEA Community until Mme Teresa returns.
Friday October 19th – NO SCHOOL
not in session on Friday Oct 19th.
Staff will be involved in professional development workshops and
sessions taking place across the district and province.
October 24th and 25th
Parent Teacher conferences & 2pm Early dismissal days
looking forward to having you attend the upcoming parent teacher conferences
next week on Wednesday or Thursday October 24th and 25th. Please note that there is a 2 pm dismissal on both
those days. These conferences
provide an opportunity to meet the teacher and to learn more about your child’s
educational program. Remember to fill
out your time request form and return to your child’s teacher asap as they are due today.
October 26th Field trip
school will be heading to the Pumpkin Patch on Friday October
26th. Dress accordingly
to the weather! This will be a fun day
October 18 Earthquake Drill
QEA will be
participating in the province wide earthquake drill tomorrow, October 18th
at 10:18am. The school has a detailed
emergency evacuation plan following the Vancouver Board of Education Emergency
Management Program. This will be one of
two earthquake drills we have this school year, the other being the Big One at
2 on Thursday May 2nd 2019.
October 18 – Cross Country meet at
Trout Lake early dismissal
child is involved in Cross country, please meet at Trout Lake beside the JQ banner. Mme Emeno, will meet coaches, parents, and
students there at 1pm. Children involved
in track should be
picked up by 11:45 am to be driven to Trout Lake. A more substantial morning snack and a
lighter lunch to be eaten en route is a good option for the runners.