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Sept 2017 Kindergarten Registraion OPEN

Registration is now open for September 2017 Kindergarten.

For children who are turning 5 by December 31st, 2017, parents can stop by the school office anytime between 8am and 3:30pm to complete registration.  If you have any questions you can call the school at 604-796-2161 or email the Secretary at kim.stanway@sd78.bc.ca.

On April 20th we are hosting a READY SET LEARN event for families of children ages 3 to 5 years old.  This is a free event and all are welcome!  It will be held in our school gym from 1pm to 2:30pm.

February Newsletter

Here is an updated February Newsletter.  Please note that the Valentine’s Dance on Feb 10th will be starting at 6pm.

Educators Updates for Grades 10-12, Graduation Assessments

Sharing with Parents so you can follow the changes to assessment in the senior grades.

Please find attached the new Educator Update: Graduation Years, Grades 10-12 and the supporting document the discussion paper Graduation Assessments: Design Framework and Assessment Structure.

The educator update provides information related to the draft 10-12 curriculum, the new literacy and numeracy assessments, current status and next steps, and a detailed QA section.

The discussion paper provides information on the design of the new literacy and numeracy assessments and offers an opportunity for educators to review and provide feedback on the design and implementation of the new assessments.

Visit https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/educator-updates

January 2017 Newsletter

January Newsletter for your information

Message from Education Minister

Here is a letter from Education Minister Mike Bernier regarding changes in curriculum and how parents can give their input.

Until February 28 next year you can submit your thoughts online at engage.gov.bc.ca/yourkidsprogress.

September Month End Newsletter

Updates from Kent Elementary for ongoing activity and news.  See the attached Newsletter.   Remember to contact your child’s teacher or the school office if you need any further information or have questions.  Hope everyone has had a great September!

Terry Fox Fundraiser at Kent

Next Week we start our Terry Fox Fundraiser . . .Asking all students to try and remember to bring in the following:
Monday – Twoonie
Tuesday – Loonie
Wednesday – Quarter
Thursday – Dime
Friday – Nickel

Our Goal for this year is to raise $325 for the Terry Fox Foundation.
Our Terry Fox school run is on Thursday the 29th after recess.

Open House

Tuesday, September 20th 6pm to 7pm we are having  an Open House for Parents/Guardians.  Come meet teachers, see your childs’ classroom and see what’s new at Kent for this year.


Hope to see you there!

Community Support Thank you

A Big Thank You to Staples Chilliwack, Murray Honda and all the other local Chilliwack business that help support the Backpack program.  Our school received a number of backpacks filled with school supplies that have been distributed to families in need

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Back to School Newsletter Sept 2016

Here is the September 9th, 2016 Newsletter 

Don’t forget this coming Friday is Fall Fair Friday!!! There will be fun theme events in afternoon.  Students can Dress up in their best Western duds and come on out for some fun!! More information to come home.

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