Good evening parents/guardians…hope you are staying warm!
Thank you for your generous donations to our Winter Warmth clothing drive. Today, families had the opportunity to pick up items at the MJ Multicultural Centre and were very appreciative. As well, “thank you” to the student volunteers and to Mr. Turberfield for your leadership on this project!
We have a few important dates coming up:
1) If you completed the “Administration Appraisal” forwarded last week from HTCSD Director of Education, Geri Hall, thanks for your feedback. If you have not had a chance to complete, we have extended the survey access until the end of this weekend. It can be accessed HERE.
2) If you are looking for Vanier themed Christmas gifts, we are going to have a Vanier Gear Progressive Sale on Tuesday, December 13 in the Library…there will be some great deals…come check it out!
3) The annual Vanier Band & Choir Christmas Concert, A Prairie Christmas XVI, will be on Sunday, December 18 @ 7pm at the Hillcrest Apostolic Church. It is a wonderful Vanier Christmas tradition…we hope to see you there!
4) Next SCC meeting is on Monday, December 19 @ 7pm.
5) Our Christmas Mass will be on Tuesday, December 20 at 9:15am at St. Joseph’s Church. Please feel free to join us for the celebration!
6) The school will be closed for the Christmas break from Thursday, December 22 until Tuesday, January 3. Classes will resume at 8:45am on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.
7) Grade 12 Parents – our first Graduation 2017 meeting will be on Sunday, January 8 @ 6pm at the school. FYI…Grad Photos will take place from Jan. 10 to 12…we will have a sign-up posted in the office in the new year and available at the meeting.
That is all for now…I hope you have a wonderful Advent Season!
Shining the Light of Christ