Peek at the Week

Week of October 22nd, 2018

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Staff Shout Outs!

  • Thanks to Joanne S. for organizing our author visit last week! The students were very engaged in the presentations by Shane Peacock.
  • Thanks Mr. Gallupe for sharing the experiential learning program with our Parent Council last Wednesday evening! And thanks to Sara for giving up her Wednesdays to be our teacher rep!


  • We are accepting Lego donations - there is a donation box in the front foyer
  • Tuesday is Global Maker Day! Storybooks in Joanne's office if needed for thinking prompts. We'd love to see the 'making' happening around the school! We're hoping to put together a movie to depict all the great things happening. Please share your photos with Joanne B, tag @Southview & use #GlobalMakerDay2018
  • Wednesday is Take Me Outside Day! Outdoor Ed opportunities and ideas are HERE. Use #TakeMeOutside and tag @Southview to share your experiences.

Treat Days Are Back!!

Treat Day Teams have been organized with Treat Days on alternate months this year, starting in November. Check the link below to see which team you are on. If your name is missing please join a team!

This Week at Southview

Monday, October 22nd (Day 3)

  • We Scare Hunger campaign begins!

Tuesday, October 23rd (Day 4)

  • Global Maker Day! Tag @Southview and use #GlobalMakerDay2018
  • Family Halloween Dance, 6:00 - 8:00 pm ***Students MUST be accompanied by their parent(s)

Wednesday, October 24th (Day 5)

  • Tiffany shortlisting for EA list (all day)
  • Joanne at Makerspace Mtg (pm)
  • Tammy Giles in for PM
  • Primary Author visit 9:20-10:20 (K-1), 10:25-11:25 (2-3) - library booked
  • Grade 7 art activity with author - 12:55 (library booked)
  • Zumba

Thursday, October 25th (Day 1)

  • Joanne & Tiffany at Family of Schools mtg (late arrival)
  • Staff yoga with Diana (after school)

Friday, October 26th

  • PA Day - agenda to follow

Upcoming Events and Special Days

October 15-26 - Holiday JOY Fundraising campaign

October 22 ~ We Scare Hunger campaign begins

October 23 ~ Global Maker Day!

October 23 ~ Parent Council Family Halloween Dance

October 24 ~ Take Me Outside Day!

October 26 ~ PA Day

October 29 & 30 ~ Dental Screening for JK, SK & Grade 2

October 30 ~ Stephanie Sartor visit (am)

October 30 ~ DuChene (3s) & Zwiers to Swim to Survive

October 31 ~ Orange & Black Day

November 1 ~ Progress Reports due to the office

November 2 ~ Brown & Jones (3s) to Swim to Survive

November 5 ~ DuChene (3s) & Zwiers to Swim to Survive

November 7 ~ Picture Retake Day

November 9 ~ Brown & Jones (3s) to Swim to Survive

November 9 ~ Remembrance Day Assembly, 10:15 am

November 9 ~ Grade 7 & 8 to Financial Literacy

November 12 ~ Bus Safety Presentations (4-8)

November 14 ~ We Day in Ottawa

November 14 ~ Parent Council Meeting, 6:30 pm

November 15 ~ Progress Reports go home

November 19 to 22 ~ Scholastic Book Fair

November 19 ~ Hallford & Dupuis to Gould Lake

November 21 ~ Farren & Hall to Gould Lake

November 27 & 28 ~ Vision Screening for SK & Grade 1

November 30 ~ PA Day - NO SCHOOL

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Global Maker Day!

Please use #GlobalMakerDay2018 and tag @Southview when sharing photos on social media.

Take Me Outside Day!

Take Me Outside Day is Oct. 24th - More information can be found HERE.

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