Category Archives: Information

Spaces still open in before/after school care program

Before and after school care at Norquay Elementary is provided by Collingwood Neighbourhood House (  Currently, there are spaces open.  If you are registering for Kindergarten in September 2014, make sure that you register for before/after school care now, as there is a potential waiting list.  Please visit CNH at 5288 Joyce Street or call 604-435-0323 for more

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Gift Card Fundraiser coming in March

Our Gift Card Fundraisers have been a great success!  This spring we’ll be running another Gift Card Fundraiser.  Order forms will be sent out before spring break. Plan ahead!  Gift cards can be used for: Weekly shopping needs Mother’s Day Kid’s birthday parties Teacher gifts Donations for our vulnerable families

PAC Meeting Minutes Sept 10, 2013

MINUTES OF JOHN NORQUAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PAC MEETING HELD AT 6:00 pm ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2013, IN THE JOHN NORQUAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIBRARY   MEMBERS PRESENT: Co-Chairs: Letti Kwong and Christie Chua Treasurer: Shirley Chang Secretary: Barb Wong Members-At-Large: Nancy McLean, Lisa Chong Principal: Tricia Rooney Vice-Principal: Erin Gibbs Teacher Representatives: Pinky Kwan and Joy

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What’s not to love about waffles?  On Thursday, February 14th, we’re selling WAFFLE LOVE buttons at school!  The proceeds will help fund our next waffle breakfast. On Valentine’s Day, kids can purchase WAFFLE LOVE buttons in the lunch room for $1 each.  They would make a great little gift for friends & family! Send your child

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PAC Meeting Agenda Feb 5, 2013

Welcome & Introductions (if needed) Attendance checklist circulation Review & approval of previous minutes Action items/updates from previous meetings: Naming of DPAC and SPC representatives Results of parent survey Website feedback Collingwood Neighbourhood House afterschool care update Financial standings (Shirley) Principal’s message (Tricia/Erin) Coffee & Conversation sessions Centennial Year Steering Committee SPC meetings Highlights to

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After-school Care Expansion News

As many parents are aware, the current before and after school care program is inadequate to meet the needs of Norquay families.  That is, the current program, which is run by Collingwood Neighbourhood House, cannot accommodate all of the families who need before and after school care. For the past year, Norquay’s administration, the Vancouver

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PAC Meeting Agenda Dec 4, 2012

John Norquay Elementary School Parent Advisory Council (PAC) Meeting Agenda Tuesday, Dec 4, 2012 School Library Introductions (if needed) Attendance checklist circulation Review & approval of previous minutes Action items/updates from last meeting: Approval and vote on PAC Constitution & By-laws Approval and vote for DPAC representative Approval and vote for SPC representatives Presentation of

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