Mission Statement

To create a safe and kind school environment that strengthens learning.

Dates to Remember

Feb. 2: Admin/PD Day – No classes

Feb. 5: “I Love to Read” assembly with Corny Rempel at 11:00 AM. Parents welcome.

Feb. 6: Community Health Clinic in Hut #1

Feb. 14: Valentine’s Day – In class activities only

Feb. 19: Louis Riel Day – No classes

Feb. 20-23: South Oaks Scholastic Book Fair

Feb. 21: Community Health Clinic in Hut #1

Feb. 23: Admin Day – No classes

Feb. 29: PAC Meeting @ 4 pm

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A Fresh Start

I hope the holidays have been a time of rejuvenation and reconnection with your kids, family and friends! These breaks are so important to recharge and prepare for the next part of the year. What we are doing as parents and teachers is not easy! It is challenging work, but it is also the best work in the world, in my opinion. We are doing our best to prepare the children for their future, while helping them deal with their… Read More

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The Gift of Partnership

This Christmas I am extremely thankful for the gift of partnership. In June 2023, as we wrote goals for this school year, we wrote the following; “We will explore ways to include parents in our school community, so they have a stronger sense of partnership with South Oaks”.This goal was written because our PAC reported that parents were feeling disconnected from the school. The pandemic was difficult in many ways and it definitely kept parents very separated from school life. So,… Read More

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Safety . . . It Takes a Village

October is commonly known as “safety month” in school. This is the month that we teach students about fire safety, bus safety, personal safety, playground safety, etc. This is done early in the school year because safety is so important to all of us. In our school, staff recognize that when your child is with us, we are responsible for their safety. We do our utmost to maintain a safe environment for the students in the building, on the playground,… Read More

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