ES Update

April 1, 2021

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 2 ~ Good Friday (school closed)

Monday, April 5 ~ Easter Monday (school closed)

Thursday, April 15 ~ ES Virtual Student Led Portfolios (1:30 to 7:30pm)(via Zoom)

Thursday, April 15 ~ Early Dismissal by 11:30am ~ Student Led Portfolios(details to follow)

Friday, April 16 ~ ES Virtual Student Led Portfolios (8:30am to 12:30pm)(via Zoom)

Friday, April 16 ~ No school for Elementary School students ~ Student Led Portfolios

Friday, April 30 ~ Ped Day (no school for students)

Need to know


  • Coming home with your son this afternoon, is a box/bag of 50 child-sized procedural masks from the government. Your son should wear a fresh mask every morning.

  • For your peace of mind, we have confirmed that the Elementary School has not received the masks that have been recalled.

ES Student Led Portfolios & Pick-A-Time: Please read the Student-Led Portfolio

letter. Pick-a-time will open on Thursday, April 8 at 3:00 (pick-a-time instructions). See last week’s update for information about Thursday’s early dismissal and student expectations.

1000 Acts of Kindness ~ Week 3: For detailed information about this initiative, please visit this slide presentation on how to participate in the “1000 Acts of Kindness” challenge.

Gryphon Sale Donations: Parents may drop off previously loved uniform items for the Gryphon Sale in the bins right inside the front door of the school.

Covid-19 Reminders

Check out Quebec’s flowchart (in English or in French) to determine what to do if your child is exposed to a positive Covid-19 case.

Check out Mr. Downey's email from January 28th noting changes to Public Health policies regarding symptoms that need to be tested or the isolation policy.

Check out this COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool from the Quebec Government’s website. This self-assessment tool is not intended to be a substitute for medical attention. Always follow the healthcare professional’s instructions.

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