Archive | January, 2018
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WINTER WONDERLAND DANCE AT BROWNRIDGE WITH BOUNCE ENTERTAINMENT ON FEB 8@6:30- SAVE THE DATE

27 Jan

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BEAR WEAR IS ARRIVING SOON!

26 Jan

Bear Wear is on the way! We have received information from the production company and the clothing should arrive by late next week.  Our hope is to have it out to everyone before the PA day on Friday, Feb 2.  If not, we should have it to you by the following Monday or Tuesday.  Get ready to show your Brownridge Spirit! Sorry for the delay but we thank you for your patience!

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SOME BROWNRIDGE INFO TO KNOW…

17 Jan

Good evening everyone! Here is some info you need to know:

  1. Tomorrow (Thursday, Jan 18) is Pyjama day for the whole school! Show your Brownridge spirit by wearing your pyjama’s (you can even bring your stuffie). 
  2. School cash-online will be open on Friday, January 19 for grade 8 families who need to pay the second installment for the upcoming grade 8 trip to Camp Muskoka. 
  3. January 19 and February 2 are PA days in York Region. There will be no school for students on these days. 
  4. Kindergarten registration and French Immersion registration begin Friday, January 19.
  5. SAVE THE DATE: Our awesome School Council is organizing our next community event. Join us on Thursday, February 8 for our Winter Wonderland Dance with Bounce Entertainment! More info to come soon.
  6. We continue to need volunteers to support with our amazing lunch program on Mondays and Fridays. If you can spare an hour between now and the end of the year it would be extremely appreciated! Please contact our school council chair, Shauna, at parentcouncilbrownridge@gmail.com.

Have an awesome evening! The Brownridge Team

A LETTER FROM LOUISE SIRISKO, THE NEW YRDSB DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION

14 Jan

Please take a moment to read this WELCOME LETTER from the York Region District School Board’s new Director of Education, Louise Sirisko. We look forward to working together with Director Sirisko.

 

ARTS@BAYTHORN- INFORMATION EVENING- Jan 18 at 6:30pm

14 Jan

Interested in having your grade four or five student learn the Ontario curriculum through the Arts?

If so, the York Region District School Board offers an Elementary Integrated Arts Program at Baythorn Public School. If you are currently in grades four or five you may apply for the arts@baythorn program, where you will have the opportunity to explore the disciplines of Dance, Drama, Visual Arts, and Music in a cooperative learning environment.

To learn more about the arts@baythorn program, you and your family are invited to attend an information evening at Baythorn Public School on: Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.

Applications will be available online after the January 18th, 2018 info night. If you require further information, please call Baythorn Public School at (905) 889-7992.

Buses and Taxi Service Cancelled Today- January 12

12 Jan

Good morning Brownridge families, due to inclement weather, YRDSB school bus and taxi service is cancelled for today, January 12. If you drive your student in the morning, you must pick the up at the end of the day (3pm).

Drive safe everyone!

Grade 8 to 9 transition meeting with Ms. Maiato, Principal of Vaughan SS, tonight at 7pm at Brownridge.

11 Jan

Good morning everyone,

This is a final reminder that Ms. Maiato will be coming to Brownridge this evening to speak to grade 8 students and parents/guardians about high school. Info session starts promptly at 7pm in the library.

Have an awesome day!

PARENTS/GUARDIANS- VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR LUNCHTIME AND THE FUNFAIR

10 Jan

Good morning everyone! We are asking for your support as we are in need of parent/guardian volunteers at Brownridge.

LUNCHTIME VOLUNTEERS- If you can spare an hour on a Monday or Friday from 11:45-12:45 to help with the co-ordination of hot lunches for students, that would be extremely helpful. Even two or three times over the school year would be appreciated. 

FUNFAIR- Planning is underway for the #awesome Brownridge funfair happening on Thursday, June 7. Volunteers are needed to help with the silent auction table, supervise activities, etc. We need your help to make the Funfair awesome and memorable. (If you would like to make a contribution to the silent auction by donating something to it, we would also sincerely appreciate that). Every little bit helps!

If you are able to help in any way, please email our school council chair, Shauna Chaulk, at parentcouncilbrownridge@gmail.com.

HAPPY 2018! SCHOOL RESUMES TOMORROW!

7 Jan

We hope all of our Brownridge families had a restful and relaxing winter break. School resumes tomorrow, January 8. Supervision begins at 8:25. Classes begin promptly at 8:40. 

Join us tomorrow for our school council meeting starting at 6:30pm in the library.

This is a reminder that January 19 and February 2 are PA Days. There is no school for students on these days. 

Have a great day and stay warm!

The Brownridge Team