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Captain Michael VandenBos Public School
Flying High For Excellence
Do you have any Lego or Board games that are no longer used or loved in your house?
​If so, the school will gladly take them to start a Lego Club and Games Club in the New Year
Do you have any Lego or Board games that are no longer used or loved in your house?

​If so, the school will gladly take them to start a Lego Club and Games Club in the New Year

CMV's Christmas Tree is a "Giving Tree"
​We are hoping to fill it with warm items like hats, mitts, scarves and socks.  Thank you for your generosity.
CMV's Christmas Tree is a "Giving Tree"

​We are hoping to fill it with warm items like hats, mitts, scarves and socks.  Thank you for your generosity.

'Tis the season for giving...
​Each class is now collecting items to be donated to Bethesda House and we even have a couple of challenges on-going:  K - babies, Gr 1, 7 and PLP - children, Gr 2, 8 and SSP - teens, Gr 3, 4 - women, Gr 5, 6 - "always in need" and household items
'Tis the season for giving...

​Each class is now collecting items to be donated to Bethesda House and we even have a couple of challenges on-going:  K - babies, Gr 1, 7 and PLP - children, Gr 2, 8 and SSP - teens, Gr 3, 4 - women, Gr 5, 6 - "always in need" and household items

 Quick Links

 Bell Times

8:15 am ​Entry
 ​9:50 am
-
10:05am

​Morning Recess
​11:05am
 -
12:05pm

​Lunch Recess 
​1:40 pm
-
1:50 pm

Afternoon Recess
​2:50 pm Dismissal
​2:50 pm 
-
3:20 pm

​Co-Curricular, Extra Help, Conferencing etc.

Events Calendar

Dec 18, 2018 All Day
Wear red and green or decorate yourself up in a more festive way!
Wear your most festive holiday wear!
Dec 18, 2018
All Day
Wear red and green or decorate yourself up in a more festive way!
Dec 18, 2018 06:30 PM
Jr/Intermediate band concert
Dec 18, 2018
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Dec 19, 2018 05:30 PM
Not all primary classes will be performing as some will perform at the Spring concert. Please check with your child's teacher.
Primary concert
Dec 19, 2018
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Not all primary classes will be performing as some will perform at the Spring concert. Please check with your child's teacher.
Dec 20, 2018 All Day
Wear your coziest, most colourful, most festive sweater!
Holiday Sweater Day
Dec 20, 2018
All Day
Wear your coziest, most colourful, most festive sweater!
Dec 21, 2018 All Day
Holiday Skate - whole school
Dec 21, 2018
All Day
Dec 21, 2018 08:00 AM
no early dismissal
Last Day of School Classes
Dec 21, 2018
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
no early dismissal
Dec 24, 2018 - Jan 04, 2019
Winter Break - Schools Closed
Dec 24, 2018 - Jan 04, 2019
All Day
All Schools
Jan 14, 2019 All Day
starts online at 4:00 p.m.
Kindergarten Registration
Jan 14, 2019
All Day
starts online at 4:00 p.m.
Jan 14, 2019 All Day
This will be the kick off for Black History Month
I Am You (Ubuntu) character development and African Drumming Workshop
Jan 14, 2019
All Day
This will be the kick off for Black History Month
Jan 18, 2019 All Day
PA Day - Elementary Schools Only
Jan 18, 2019
All Day
Jan 31, 2019 06:30 PM
SCC Meeting
Jan 31, 2019
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Feb 13, 2019 All Day
Students are encouraged to wear or bring a white, collared shirt.
Grade 8 Grad Photos
Feb 13, 2019
All Day
Students are encouraged to wear or bring a white, collared shirt.
Feb 18, 2019 All Day
All schools and DDSB offices are closed.
Family Day - Schools Closed
Feb 18, 2019
All Day
All Schools
All schools and DDSB offices are closed.
Feb 27, 2019 All Day
Pink Shirt Day
Feb 27, 2019
All Day
All Schools
Feb 28, 2019 06:30 PM
SCC Meeting
Feb 28, 2019
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
  
  
learning skills LG and SC.docxlearning skills LG and SC
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I Am, I Am Not.pdfI Am, I Am Not
Activities, Clubs and Sports - December, January, February (changes may occur).docxActivities, Clubs and Sports - December, January, February (changes may occur)

News & Announcements

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Principal:  L. Tho​mpson  |  Vice Principal: J. Wells |  Superintendent:   M. Lazarus  |  Trustees:  C. Winters, K. Zeppieri