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Kindergarten Open House

DREAM BOX MATH PROGRAM AT JAM!

Dreambox Learning

Here is a great tool available to all students from K-8! All students can go on a computer at home and practice their math skills in order to review or advance in their mathematical thinking! Parents can join in and be a part of the Math pathway that we are taking at school. Each pupil has their own password and it is easy to access! Discover Math with YOUR child!

Important Dates

April 2- Good Friday - Schools are closed

April 5 - Easter Monday - School are closed

April 12 - 16 - Spring (formerly March) Break - no school

 

Click on the above image for more details.

If you need a device during the school closure please email lisa.scheer@dsbn.org

Contact Niagara Update:

Contact Niagara is trying out a new strategy to get information out about community resources for child and adolescent mental health and developmental services. For the next month, one of their resource coordinators, Fred Steinhaus, will be hosting one-hour Zoom sessions every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

Here is where you may find more information:http://contactniagara.org/en/webinars

Here are the links to register for the sessions this week:

 

 

SAVE THE DATE - WE WILL BE CELEBRATING OUR GRADUATES ON TUESDAY, JUNE 22! MORE INFORAMATION TO COME!

 

Attention Parents:

Did you know, the government has recently announced another round of one-time funding for parents of students in school under the age of 12 (or under the age of 21 if the child has special needs)?

The link to register is here:https://www.ontario.ca/page/get-support-learners

"Taking Care of You" DSBN'S Parent Involvement Committeeis hosting Live Speaker Series, with the first one hosted by "Strong Minds Strong Kids" (formerly Psychology Foundation) on December 9th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Click here for details:

"Get Ready for the Holidays" Children's Mental Health Ontario(CMHO) is offering a Live Chat with Child and Youth Mental Health Professionals over Zoom on December 8th 6:30pm-8:30pm Cick here for details:

We will miss you Mrs. Nawrocki!

Thank you Mrs. Nawrocki for your time here at James Morden. We wish Mrs. Nawrocki the best as she moves to the role of Vice Principal at Victoria school. We will miss you!!

Project Share Time!

It is Food Drive time again and we are happy to be participating. If you are able, we will be accepting non-perishable food donations next week (November 23 - 27). Our Mustang community is famous for its participation in this event. We know that things will look a little different this year, there are many things we wont be able to do - but we would like to focus on what we can do, and that is to collect what we can! LET'S GO MUSTANGS!!!!!!

Please do not forget that tomorrow, November 18th, is a PD Day. There is no school. See you on the 19th!

Welcome Back Mustangs!

Halloween Update!

OCTOBER Newsletter

Click here for our Welcome Back information

Please remember to return all forms sent home on paper and those posted through School

Cash Online!

Welcome Crossing Guard Mark! Mark is at our crossing from 8:10 - 8:55am, then again in the middle of the day (please note this may NOT be your child's second break this year) from 12:50 - 1:35pm, and at the end of day from 3:00 - 3:45pm.

2020-2021 School Year Registrations!!

We are looking forward to the new school year and will be accepting school registrations online in order to prepare for next year. Applications are available at www.dsbn.org– click on Early Years or Elementary for the drop down menu, where you’ll see the “Registrations” link.

Fill in the form and send by email to Tasha.Gillis@dsbn.org . We will be happy to get in touch with you further once we receive it. Proof of address and confirmation of citizenship (birth certificate) will be required.

Thank you to Delta Bingo and Gaming -

BINGO FUNDRAISING

Please consider getting trained to help James Morden run BINGO. The training is one hour long at the Gale Centre (we can arrange transportation) and allows you to volunteer at BINGO. We are required to provide 2 volunteers at 1-2 BINGO sessions per month. BINGO sessions are 3 hours long at Delta Bingo (we can arrange transportation). BINGO provides our school with approximately $500 per session and pays for field trip bus costs, presentations to students in the classroom, school uniforms, and many other things that enhance student learning. We currently only have 4 regular volunteers and NEED MORE HELP! Please inquire at the office if you are interested in helping JAM with BINGO.

GENERAL TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

If you require general transportation information please go to www.nsts.ca or call Niagara Student Transportation Services at 905-346-0290.