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June 08
E-Bulletin - June 11

In this E-Bulletin

Tennis and Water Polo
Student Placement/Class Organization
JQ Jerseys Return
Library Books
Absences before the end of school
Report Cards
Returning to JQ in September 2018
Notice of Late Return
VSB Summer School
School Cash Online
Dates to Note
Beauty & the Beast – June 21 & 22
PAC Meeting – June 12th
JQ PAC Carnival – going ahead
YMCA of Greater Vancouver – Summer Camps
Safe Arrival Line:  604-713-5159 ext. 39
Tennis and Water Polo:  A reminder that students in Divisions 1 to 5 will have two water polo sessions during the week of June 11th to 15th.  Students in Divisions 6 to 17 will have 3 to 4 tennis sessions (on Byng tennis courts if fine weather or in the JQ gym if raining).
Please ensure that your child has appropriate outdoor shoes for tennis and that they bring their bathing suits, goggles and towels for water polo.  Copies of the schedules are attached.  Thank you to PAC for its part sponsorship of these two extra sports at JQ. 
Student Placement/Class Organization:  A reminder that the deadline is Friday, June 15th for all notes to be considered regarding next year’s class placement.  Your thoughts/recommendations may be shared in writing with Mme Alain at or drop off a note in the office.  As we do not know staffing at this time, please do not request a specific teacher.  All information will be shared with teachers.
JQ Jerseys Return:  For those students who participated in Track & Field and borrowed a JQ jersey, could you please return the jersey to Liz in the office by June 19th?   Please make sure to include your child’s name on the bag so that any cheques can be voided or cash deposits returned.  Thank you.
Library Books:  We appreciate your help in assisting your child to return any outstanding JQ library books and having an extra hunt at home for missing books.  Thank you.
Absences before the end of school year:  If you are planning to leave before the last day of school on Thursday, June 29th, could you kindly let the office know by dropping by or emailing:  Thank you.
Report Cards:  If you are leaving before report cards are issued on the last day of school and would like to receive your child’s report card over the summer, please leave a stamped self-addressed envelope with the office.  Thank you.
Returning to JQ in September 2018?  If your plans have firmed up or changed, please let the school know as soon as possible if your child will not be returning to JQ next year.
Notice of Late ReturnIf your child will not be present on the first day or first week of school in September but will return before September 30th, 2018, it is important that you complete the attached form and leave with the office before the end of June. 
VSB Summer SchoolGrade 5/6 teacher, Mme Genevieve Chong, will be teaching summer school this year at Eric Hamber Secondary and will offer the following courses:   Building Blocks of Coding for Gr 4 – 7 (Course #30175); 6 + 1 Traits of Writing for Gr 4 – 5 (Course #40105); 6 +1 Traits of Writing for Gr 6 – 7 (Course # 50065).  For a description of the courses and to register, here's the Hamber Summer program link:
School Cash OnlineThe following have been placed on School Cash Online:  Div 14 & 15 – Grouse Mountain trip; Div 4 – La Baguette Lunch.  Thank you for using the new system.  If you need any help, please contact the office.  Payments can still be made by cash or cheque but online is preferred. 
Dates to Note:
Friday, June 8 – PAC Carnival after school is still going ahead
Monday, June 11 – 15 – Tennis or Water Polo Lessons – school wide
Thursday, June 21 – Beauty and the Beast Musical
Friday, June 22 – Beauty and the Beast Musical
Tuesday, June 26 – Grade 7 Leaving Ceremony
Thursday, June 28 – Last Full Day of Attendance for Students
Beauty & the BeastIt’s almost show time!  There will be two performances, one on Thursday, June 21st  and one on Friday, June 22nd in the Lord Byng Auditorium at 7 pm.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children age 13 and under.
§  Tickets are on sale via Eventbrite
(Additional fee charged if you book on-line +$0.57 for $5 Child = $5.57 Tickets, +$1.32 for $10 Adult ticket = $11.32 )
§  After school on Monday 18th June, Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th, as well as on the door.
PAC AGM:  Please join us to celebrate the end of the year on Tuesday, June 12 from 7 to 9 pm in the JQ Staffroom.
PAC Carnival:  Is going ahead later this afternoon.  Most activities now will happen in the gym and inside the school. 
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