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Last Chance to sign up for Electives

December 07, 2017
Everyone needs to sign up for February Elective now.  Bring in the cash or register using School Cash Online to sign up right away.  ​
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Toy Mountain Campaign

December 07, 2017
Classes are racing to the top of toy mountain by bringing new unwrapped toys.  We will be going to the Pickering Town Centre on Friday December 8 for 6pm to to deliver the toys for Toy Mountain.  ​
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Agreement Reached - Buses ARE Running

November 30, 2017
Durham Student Transportation Services (DSTS) has been notified by First Student Canada that Unifor 4268, the union representing First Student Ajax and First Student Brooklin school bus drivers has reached a tentative agreement.   As of the morning of November 30, 2017, school bus service will continued uninterrupted for all routes...
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Bus 609 and 614 may be affected by a possible Strike

November 29, 2017
Stay tuned for notice regarding a possible Bus Strike on November 30.  There may be no bus transportation both ways for Bus 609 and after school for Bus 614.  Please make alternate plans for drop-off and pick up if this affects your child and let your child's teacher or the office know...
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Have you signed up for Electives?

November 29, 2017
​All students must sign up for an activity for the Electives program for February 1 and 8.  Sign up on School Cash Online.  The deadline is November 30.   
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Electives

November 10, 2017
Cadarackque is offering an elective program for students from Grades 1-8.  The electives will run on Thurs. Feb. 1st and Thurs. Feb. 8th.​ Information packages were sent home with your child. Please review the options and choose ONE elective to participate in. Electives fill up extremely fast. Please do not be...
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Pizza Orders due on October 31 for November

October 10, 2017
Pizza orders must be submitted using School Cash Online by Tuesday October 31.  A paper copy may be handed into the office with cash payment only.
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Last Week for our Chocolate Campaign

October 10, 2017
This is the last week to bring in the money or unsold chocolate bars from our SCC Chocolate Fundraiser.  We are on our way to raising over $8000.00 for the school.  The last tallies will be completed this week and the prize winners will be announced.  Thank you for all of...
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Caddy is going Orange on Friday September 29

September 28, 2017
On this day, we wear orange to remember the experiences of former students of Residential Schools and to commit to ongoing reconciliation.
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Please do not send WOW Butter to School

September 28, 2017
In the Durham District School Board, we are committed to ensuring the safety of all students.  Sabrina's Law requires that all district school boards have procedures and training in place to protect students at risk of anaphylaxis.  Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and can cause...
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Indigo Adopt a School Program has begun

September 18, 2017
​We have been adopted by Coles Pickering Town Centre for the Adopt a School Program.  From September 16 to October 8, the store will be raising funds for our school based on your participation in the program.  For every book that is purchased or story posted, Indigo will donate books to...
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Wear Purple on Caddy Spirit Day

September 18, 2017
Wear your Caddy gear or purple on Wednesday to show your school spirit.  Classes will earn Spirit Points for each student who particpates on our Spirit Days.  ​
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Join the SCC

September 05, 2017
Come out on Thursday September 14 at 6:30pm for our first SCC meeting.  Get involved in our school by volunteering your time and joining this committee.  See you there!​
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Live Different Presentation

September 05, 2017
All Grade 6,7 and 8 classes will be invited to attend a presentation on the morning Tuesday September 12 from Live Different. ​ We are starting off the year with a motivating message.  You make the choice to create change and leave a legacy.  Le'ts start today!
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Welcome Back Caddy!

September 05, 2017
Here is to a great start and a wonderful year!  ​
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CBC Stand for Canada Youth Contest

June 06, 2017
​ Cadarackque PS has been announced as the winner of the CBC Stand for Canada Youth Contest. The contest included all elementary and secondary schools across Canada. Congratulations to the Grade 5/6 class and teacher Jennifer Hilton! The presentation and school celebration will take place on June 28.   Click on...
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Welcome to Grade 1 French Immersion Open House

May 31, 2017
We will be having an Open House for students coming to Cadarackque for Grade 1 French Immersion on Thursday June 8 from 8:15 am to 9:15am.  Students and their families will have a chance to learn about Cadarackqu and see the Grade 1 class rooms.​  Plese join us.
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Pita Lunches are Finished

May 31, 2017
There are no pita lunches for the month of June.​
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Welcome to Kindergarten Open House

May 31, 2017
Our Welcome to Kindergarten Open House will be Thursday June 1 at 6pm.  Please join us in the gym for a chance to learn about Cadarackque, meet the staff and see the Kindergarten classes. ​
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Intermediate Students participate in Project of Heart

April 19, 2017
The Grade 7 and 8 students learned about the impact of residentials schools and how our First Nation communites and families were affected by this experience.  As a form of recognition, each student created a tile to honour the children and families who were affected.  ​
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Wednesday is Purple Day! Wear Purple for our School Photo

April 10, 2017
In honour of our 25th Anniversary, we are taking a panaramic photo of all of our students on the back field on Wednesday afternoon.  Wear pruple and come and watch the process!  ​Hopefully our weather cooperates. 
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ADHD Expo - Wednesday April 5th, 2017

March 29, 2017
​Please see the attached flyer for information on the ADHD Expo. Pre-registration for this event is recommended and can be completed by clicking on the following link:
http://bit.ly/ADHDEvening .   ...
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Eaerth Hour on Friday from 10am to 11am

March 20, 2017
We are turning the lights off this Friday from 10am to 11am to coserve energy and do our part to help the environment.  ​
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SCC Meeting this Thursday

March 20, 2017
Please join us for our SCC Meeting this Thursday at 6:30pm in the Library.  See you there!​
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School Cash Online is now able to accept credit cards!

March 20, 2017
DDSB is pleased to announce the addition of credit cards as a method of payment in School Cash Online effective March 27. When paying for yourchild's activity fees and items online, you can select to pay with VISA or Mastercard from all major Canadian financial institutions.  e-cheque and myWallet  can still be...
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Pita and Pizza Orders are now Online for April and May

March 07, 2017
​All pita and pizza orders must be completed online using School Cash Online.
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Hearing and Vision Forms due by March 9

March 07, 2017
All Hearing and Vision Forms must be returned before the March Break.  The screening takes palce on March 22.  Please send the$15.00 and the application form back to the school before the end of this week.​
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SCC Dance-a-thon is Coming on March 9

February 28, 2017
Get your donations in by collecting pledges from your family and close friends for the Dance-a-thon, being held on Thursday March 9. The money raised helps to fund special events, trips, sports equipment and new technology for the school.  Popcorn and drinks will be sold during the dance-a-thon for $2.00 each. ...
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Ski/Snowboard Club Cancelled for March 1

February 28, 2017
Ski and Snowboard is Cancelled for Wednesday March 1.  A letter will be going home to explain that we will try to make up a night on Tuesday March 7.  ​
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PINK SHIRT DAY is Wednesday February 22

February 20, 2017
​We are wearing pink on Wednesday in hounour of taking a stand against bullying.  Check out our newly created pink shirts which focus on the idea to Be a Buddy, Not a Bully!   Our shirt was designed by the winners of our Pink Shirt Campaign.  Congratulations to Imani and Zoe for...
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The new Cadarackque Pink Shirt on Sale

January 22, 2017
​The winning design has been chosen for the new Cadarackque Pink Shirt.  The shirts can be purchased for $8.00 using School Cash Online.  Order your new shirt before February 1.  We will all be wearin our new shirt on February 22. 
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SCC Meeting this Thursday

January 16, 2017
​There is an SCC Meeting this Thursday.  The meeting will take place in the Library at 6:30pm.  Please join us.
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Have you signed up for School Cash Online?

January 16, 2017
​Pizza and Pita orders for February will be using the School Cash Online system.  Please sign up today.  All future school events, class trips and food days will be using forms on School Cash Online.  If you are having trouble signing up, please contact the office.  In the interim, payments may...
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Ski and Snowboard Club begins Wednesday

January 16, 2017
This Wednesday, January 18 is the first session of the Ski and Snowboard Club.  Students are to be picked up at the school at 7pm.  ​
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Ski and Snowboard Club Cancelled this week

January 09, 2017
Ski and and Snowboard​ Club scheduled for Wednesday January 11 has been cancelled.  The first session will take place on Wednesday January 18.  Another date will be added on to the end in February,  on Wednesday February 15.
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Hold and Secure Situation Today

November 30, 2016
This afternoon we needed to activate an internal Hold and Secure inside the school​.  For safety reasons, staff and students were asked to remain in their classrooms and keep the hallways clear.  The issue was resolved and students were released and dismissed at regular time.  We apologize for any concerns this may have...
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Leadership Team Will Build a Toy Mountain at Caddy

November 28, 2016
Donate an unwrapped toy or game to help build our Toy Mountain.  The Leadership will be collecting toys and games to donate to children's charities across the GTA through the CTV Toy Mountain campaign.  All games and toys must be donated before December 7.  ​Thank you for your contribution.
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Pizza Orders Go Online

November 20, 2016
​Have you placed your Pizza order for November and December?  You will have to place your order using School Cash Online. 
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Pita Orders due by Wednesday November 23

November 20, 2016
All Pita orders for December and January are due this Wednesday.  Don't delay to place your pita order.  ​
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Pickering High School Spin Night

November 20, 2016
A Student Parent Information Night will be held this Wednesday November 23 rd from 7 to 9 pm. The evening is geared towards our high school parents and students.  The evening will start with a keynote speaker, Tina Thomas, presenting "Navigating Equitable Schools" and then have 2 breakout sessions with 4 choices of topics. ...
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Intermediate Volleyball Playdowns This Week

October 31, 2016
Intermediate Boys Volleyball compete Tuesday afternoon, here at Cadarackque. Intermediate Girls Volleyball on Wednesday afternoon, location to be determined.
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Pita Lunches are Finished

October 31, 2016
​Pita Lunches for the month of October have finished.  There are no orders for November.  Hopefully they return soon.  Stay tuned!
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Visit from Author Sigmund Brouwer

October 11, 2016
The Grade 4 to 6 classes were treated to a special presentation from award-winning Canadian author Sigmund Brouwer.  Students were also able to purchase his new book called Unleashed.
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Junior Coed Soccer Tryouts Begin

September 26, 2016
​Tryouts for the Junior Coed Soccer Team begin this week.  Pickup the permission form with all of the tryouts dates. 
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Terry Fox Lives Here

September 19, 2016
​This year we are proudly supporting The Terry Fox Foundation in its ongoing work to fund innovative and progressive cancer research programs. Please support our school by joining us, or making a donation. Your kindness will impact the lives of so many people living with cancer.  You can make an online...
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Curriculum Night Open House

September 09, 2016
We will be having an Open House on Thursday September 15 from 6:30 to 7:30pm.  Classes will be open for tours and so you can meet our teaching staff.  ​
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Toonies for Terry

September 01, 2016
We are collecting Toonies in honour of Terry Fox and to support cancer research.  Join us on September 29 in the afternoon as we participate in our own Terry Fox Run.​
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Welcome Back to Caddy!

September 01, 2016
​School Begins on Tuesday September 6 at 8:00am.  Dismissal will be at regular time at 2:30pm. 
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Caddy Has Talent

June 16, 2016
On Thursday June 23, Caddy wil be hosting a Talent Show.  There will be 2 performances, one at 9:15am and another at 12:00pm.  Come join us.  ​
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Milt Ottey Sports Day this Friday

June 09, 2016
This evetn is sponsored by the SCC.  Primary students will participate in the morning.  Junior and Intemrediate students will join in events for the afternoon.  Freezies will be served at the end of each event.  ​
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Jump Rope for Heart A Huge Success

June 02, 2016
​​​Thank you to everyone who helped make our Jump Rope for Heart event a great success! On Monday, May 30th approximately 670 students raised $8850 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. We could not have done it without the tremendous support of the Cadarackque community. Thank you once again for your...
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SchoolHouse Daycare Outdoor Camp

May 19, 2016
​SchoolHouse Daycare is offering a Outdoor Ledaership Camp.  See the attached flyer for more information.
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Junior Girls Basketball Team Places Second in Durham Finals

May 10, 2016
Our Junior Girls​ Baskteball Team dribbled their way all the way to the top of the Durham Region Finals.  They came second, only losing to AG Bell at the Final Four playoffs.  Congratulations to the girls and coaches for a very successful season.  Way to Go!
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Caddy Garden Cleanout this Friday

April 19, 2016
Come help clean out the gardens this Saturday April 23 from 9am to 1pm. 
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Pizza orders for May and June

April 19, 2016
All pizza orders for Fridays in May and June 10 and 17 must be returned by Wed. April 27.   ​
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New Pita orders for May

April 19, 2016
Please return all Pita order forms by Monday May 2.   ​
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Milkshakes in May are Back

April 19, 2016
Order your milkshakes for the month of May.  All orders must be in by Wed. April 27.  ​
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Caddy Garden Cleanout

April 13, 2016
​The Cadarackque Leadership Team invites  you to our Community Garden Clean on Saturday April 23 from 9am to 1pm.  We are going to refresh the gardens at the front of the school for srping planting.  Old soil and stumps will be removed and replaced.  Bring your shovels, wheelbarrows, rakes, gloves and...
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SCC Pancake Breakfast Day on Tuesday April 5

March 29, 2016
The SCC will be serving up pancakes to the entire student body on Tuesday April 5.  Students will be heading to the gym buring scheduled times to eat delicious pancakes.  Come and join us, if you are available to help us.  ​
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SCC Dance-a-thon a Huge Success

March 29, 2016
The Dance-a-thon was a great success!  Thanks to you we were able to raise just over $6000.00.  The funds raised will go towards paying for special programs and events throughout the school.  Congratulations to our winners and Room 102 Kindergarten class for bringing the largest donations. Thank you for your support.  ​
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School Colour Day this Friday

March 09, 2016
We are wearing our school colour this Friday, March 11.  We will be decked out in purple, black and grey.  Get your Caddy colours on!  ​
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SCC Dance-a-thon this Friday

March 09, 2016
The SCC 5th Annual Dance-a-thon is Friday March 11.  We are raising money to support special programs and events at the school.  We are collecting pledges from family and friends using a pledge form.  Please return all pledge forms and money by this Friday.  We are asking for a minimum of $2.00 per...
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Caddy particpates in the Heart of Ajax Project

March 01, 2016
We have 3 Grade 8 students who are contributing their artistic skills to a local project called the Heart of Ajax.  Their creative work will be on disiplay at McLean Centre as a reflection of the Ajax community.  You did us proud girls!     ​
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Games Club starts Thursday March 31

March 01, 2016
The Leadership Team will be organzing a Games Club for students in Grades 1 to 5 starting Thursday March 31.  Students will be invited to play board games at lunch time as another option for something to do at lunch.  Students must sign up in order to show their interest.  ​
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Intermediate Boys Basketball - Area Runners Up

March 01, 2016
Congratulations to our Intermediate Boys Team who brought home a pennant when they placed second as the Area Runners Up for our Ajax area.  They now go on to compete in the Durham Finals.  Way to Go, Boys!  Thanks to Mr. Griffiths and Mr. Farmer for leading and coaching the team. ...
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PEACE Presentation

February 17, 2016
On Friday February 19, the students will be participating in a presentation on Black History month.​
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McDonald's Fun Night

January 11, 2016
Come out to Ajax McDonalds on Monday January 25 from 4 to 8pm help up to raise money for school.  ​Have a meal and show your FUN card and the school will get a percentage of the sales. 
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Movie Night

January 11, 2016
On January 21, the SCC will be hosting a free Movie Night.  This is a family event which starts at 7:30pm.  Popcorn will be on sale.    Movie Night Poster (January 2016).pdf
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School Climate Survey Available

January 11, 2016
The Safe Schools Department, in collaboration with the Accountability and Assessment Department, has created School Climate Surveys for students, parents/guardians and staff for use in the Durham District School Board. The School Climate Surveys have been created to assist Safe and Accepting Schools Teams in gathering data to help make decisions...
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Caddy Cares Food and Toiletries Drive

December 08, 2015
​We will be collecting non-perishable food items to donate to the Salvation Army.  We will also be accepting toiletry items for women and children such as soap, shampoo, tootpaste and deodrant.  These items will be donated to the Women's Shelter.  Please bring in all donations by December 17.  
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Junior Volleyball Teams advance to the Sweet 16

December 08, 2015
​Both Junior teams won the Area Champions pennants in playdowns last week and have advanced to the Swwet 16 tournament.  Both teams will be competing against the top 16 teams in Durham on Tuesday December 8.  Good Luck!
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Extreme Pita Lunch January 2016

December 08, 2015
The piote lunch order forms have been sent out this week.  Order forms must be returned by Monday January 4, 2016.  No late orders will be accepted so get your order in before the holidays.  ​
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Pizza Lunches Begin In January

December 08, 2015
Friday Pizza Lunches will be starting in January.  Order forms have gone out this week and are due back by Tuesday January 5, 2016.  ​
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Live Different Presentation

November 09, 2015
There will be a presentation for Grade 6, 7 and 8 students called Live Different on November 25.  This is a very uplifting program which promotes making ​positive choices and striving to live the best life possible.
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Remembrance Day Ceremony

November 05, 2015
There will be a Remembrance Day assembly on Wednesday, November 11 at 9:30am.  Please join us. 
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Online Home Reading in French

December 10, 2014
http://livrevideo.net The Cadarackque Primary Division is pleased to announce a new website to help improve your home reading experience in French. The SCC, in conjunction with the Cadarackque Library, has purchased the rights to an online book streaming website. The website has a variety of different reading materials to support our...
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Student Accident Insurance

September 10, 2014
Additional information regarding Student Accident Insurance, click the attached file. StudentInsurance 2014.pdf

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Last Chance to sign up for Electives

December 07, 2017
Everyone needs to sign up for February Elective now.  Bring in the cash or register using School Cash Online to sign up right away.  ​
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Toy Mountain Campaign

December 07, 2017
Classes are racing to the top of toy mountain by bringing new unwrapped toys.  We will be going to the Pickering Town Centre on Friday December 8 for 6pm to to deliver the toys for Toy Mountain.  ​
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Agreement Reached - Buses ARE Running

November 30, 2017
Durham Student Transportation Services (DSTS) has been notified by First Student Canada that Unifor 4268, the union representing First Student Ajax and First Student Brooklin school bus drivers has reached a tentative agreement.   As of the morning of November 30, 2017, school bus service will continued uninterrupted for all routes...
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Bus 609 and 614 may be affected by a possible Strike

November 29, 2017
Stay tuned for notice regarding a possible Bus Strike on November 30.  There may be no bus transportation both ways for Bus 609 and after school for Bus 614.  Please make alternate plans for drop-off and pick up if this affects your child and let your child's teacher or the office know...
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Have you signed up for Electives?

November 29, 2017
​All students must sign up for an activity for the Electives program for February 1 and 8.  Sign up on School Cash Online.  The deadline is November 30.