RESTAURANT WARS HAPPENING FRIDAY!!
École Parkdale School is hosting Restaurant Wars on Friday May 27 from 1 - 3 pm. ALL grade 5 and 6 students in the school are competing in Restaurant Wars. They have been working on creating their own restaurants with web pages, logos and menus. They will be setting up their displays and the group that gets the most votes will win a restaurant meal paid for by Mrs. Wilson. Come on out and vote for your favorite restaurant.
May 16th to May 20th
A HUGE THANK YOU to J.Branco and Sons Concrete and Home Hardware for donating to our Parkdale Pantry. J.Branco and Sons Concrete Concrete donated $750.00 and Home Hardware has donated $500.00. This money will go directly to feeding the students in our school breakfast, snacks and lunch. We appreciate the support that you have given our students. We know that students can not learn when they have empty stomachs.
On Wednesday, May 18th the 4O and 3/4T class will be going to Camrose for their field trip.
On Thursday, May 19th 4O and the Powwow dancers and drummers will be heading over to CB McMurdo school to participate in the Ignite program.
Friday is a Professional Development Day and there is NO SCHOOL for the students.
On Wednesday and Thursday, May 25th and 26th there is a French Immersion Open House that starts out at 1:00 pm. Come to the school and see what the French Immersion Program can offer your child.
On Friday, May 27th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm all grade 5 and 6 students in the school will be participating in RESTAURANT WARS. Please come out and take a look at the Restaurants that the students have created. They have designed menu's, logo's, business cards and webpages. The team with the most number of votes will have lunch purchased for them by Mrs. Wilson. Come on out and vote for a team.
May 9 to 13
A special thank you to all the parents the helped out this past weekend with the garage sale. We appreciate all that you do for the school.
Tuesday morning the Grade 6 French Language Arts Part A PAT exam will be written.
On Wednesday 2R, 3K, 5D and 5/6 G will be going to the Telus World of Science.
Thursday morning the Grade 6 English Language Arts Part A PAT exam will be written.
There is a Parents of Parkdale meeting this Thursday at 6:30 pm. We hope to see you there.
There is a CPF meeting on Thursday May 19th at 6:30 pm.
Our French Immersion Open House is on Wednesday, May 25th and Thursday May 26th starting at 1:00pm. Come on out and see all the good things in our French Immersion Program.
All grade 5 and 6 students in the school are competing in Restaurant Wars on Friday, May 27th starting at 1:00pm. They have been working on creating their own restaurants with web pages, logos and menus. They will be setting up their displays and the group that gets the most votes will win a restaurant meal paid for by Mrs. Wilson. Come on out and vote for your favorite restaurant.
May 20th is a PD Day - No School
We are also holding a spell-a-thon with all the proceeds going to the Red Cross for Fort McMurray evacuee's.
May 2 to 6
The Parents of Parkdale are having a Garage Sale on Friday, May 6th from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday, May 7th from 9 to 2 pm. We are accepting donations for the sale this week. Please bring any items that you have, except clothing. We will not be selling any clothing at this event.
We are also collecting bottles at the Garage Sale event, please drop off bottles at this time.
Thank you for supporting the school.
Just a reminder that grade 2 students will be swimming this Friday.
Board Proposed Strategic Direction
Board Proposed Strategic Direction
Coming Soon .... April 26th and onward the Discovery Phase on the conversation about the Board Proposed Strategic Direction.
DISCOVER THE RESULTS April 26th & onward
You still have an opportunity to attend a Board open house on:
May 4, 2016 at the Griffiths Scott School in Millet @ 7:00 p.m.
May 10, 2016 at Ecole Queen Elizabeth School in Wetaskiwin @ 7:00 p.m.
Beginning on April 26th, 2016 and onward the results of this online conversation can be viewed.
You were sent home forms for Dominos fundraising cards and there was no return date on them. This is because this will be an on going fundraiser for the school. So if you buy some, use them and want more - please just let us know by printing off another form or by calling us here at the school.
Board Meeting Highlights May 24, 2016
Posted on May 30 2016
Local Student Wins – Great Kid Award Zander Johnson, a Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Student has demonstrated leadership by empowering First Nations students to take pride in their culture and help create a learning environment…
Board Strategic Direction - Decision
Posted on May 25 2016
The Board of Trustees of Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools approved the Board Strategic Direction at its meeting on May 24, 2016. The purpose of the strategic direction is to implement efficiencies across the Division, providing…
Ecole Parkdale School - Traditional Pow Wow Project
Posted on May 16 2016
During the Months of April and May, Grade 4 students at Ecole Parkdale School have been constructing their own Traditional Pow Wow through Project Based Learning. Students were presented with the directions to make a ‘theoretical’…