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Student Learning Blossoms in Outdoor Classrooms

New funding from national Toyota Evergreen Learning Grounds program helps create a new Food Garden at John Norquay Elementary School Vancouver, BC October 20, 2014 – To enrich students’ learning experience through nature, John Norquay Elementary School received $500 in funding from Toyota Evergreen Learning Grounds, a national program that helps create inviting, dynamic school grounds with diverse

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SPORTS DAY PIZZA LUNCH

When:  Friday, May 16th – Sports Day! Why:  To raise funds for the playground and other PAC-supported school initiatives. What:  Lunch options are: 1 slice of pepperoni pizza with drink       $5 1 slice of cheese pizza with drink             $5 2 slices of pepperoni pizza with drink

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Spaces still open in before/after school care program

Before and after school care at Norquay Elementary is provided by Collingwood Neighbourhood House (www.cnh.bc.ca/childcare).  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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Playground Celebration Ceremony.

We will be officially opening our new playground at Norquay on February 20th, 2014.  The new equipment includes swings, slides, gliders, climbers and more.  We are the 1st school within the Vancouver School District to implement  textured poured rubber surfacing alongside woodchip play area.

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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