A reminder of a few important dates/times taking place this week:
Tomorrow (Thursday the 20th), students will be dismissed early at 2:00 pm. Meet the Teacher Night runs from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, with each teacher running general information sessions at 5:00 pm, 5:40 pm, and 6:20 pm. There will also be a Community BBQ/Meet and Greet happening behind the school from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm as well.
Friday (the 21st) is a Professional Development Day for staff, and students do not attend school on this day.
We hope to see you all tomorrow!
Cross Country season is well under way! Here’s a reminder of some important dates and times. Practices take place on the field at Gilmore every Tuesday and Thursday morning between 8:15 and 8:45. Cross Country Meets take place at Burnaby Lake between 3:30 and 4:30 on the following dates: Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, and Oct. 9. Students need to meet right AFTER the 3:00 bell to arrange for transportation to the meets. Please contact Mrs. Ogilvie, Mrs. Pears, or Ms. Soychuke if you have any further questions.
Eye See … Eye Learn® (ESEL) provides kindergarten students with a comprehensive eye exam from a participating BC doctor of optometry at no cost to the family. If needed, kindergarten students will receive one pair of eyeglasses free of charge.
Learn more about the ESEL program by reading the ESEL Info Sheet.
Your child has now been placed with their new teacher and class. You can see a list of all Divisions, along with teacher email and blog addresses, here. A full listing of all 2018-2019 Gilmore Staff can be found in this special edition newsletter: September 2018 – STAFF-CLASS LIST
Please note that the community picnic planned for this Friday has been cancelled due to the weather forecast. We will still all be gathering on September 20th for a community BBQ and Meet The Teacher night. Your child’s teacher will be sending home a questionnaire for you to fill out about with information about your child to bring that evening. Please remember – this is not parent/teacher interview night!!
Note that the BBQ will be from 4:00-6:30pm and Meet the Teacher night is from 5:00-7:00pm.