January 25th is the date of our annual South Oaks Winter Fun Day. Many exciting activities have been planned for that day, including outdoor activities, a wagon ride, and a warm lunch catered by the South Oaks Parent Council. Parents are welcome to attend the activities with their children. Click the link below for the official parent letter. Winter Fun Day 2019
Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-20 school year will open on January 7, 2019. The registration process will take place online at HSD.ca. If you do not have access to the Internet, please visit our school (after registration has opened), and we will assist you in completing the registration form on a school computer. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to register their children as soon as possible upon the opening of registration, or by mid-February at the latest. Registering early will assist our school in… Read More
With the flu season approaching, here are 5 things you can do to help keep your child’s immune system strong. These suggestions are from our public health nurse, Jocelyn Kingshott. Practice Good Hand Hygiene Good hand-washing is the most effective way to prevent the spread of colds, the flu, and viruses. Washing your hands after using the bathroom, blowing your nose, handling trash, touching animals, and prior to touching food will help eliminate germs. Don’t forget to have your children… Read More
The results are in and South Oaks has collected 327 Kgs (721 lbs) of food for the FCC food drive! Thanks to all students and parents who participated so generously. The food will be picked up soon and brought to distribution centers to share with those who need it most. It is awesome to part of a community that thinks about others in this way. Thanks for your generosity.
Starting Friday Sept 28th, the PTA and South Oaks School are teaming up on our fall fundraiser. There are various projects underway that require additional funds. These projects include a new electronic piano for assemblies, playground updates/repairs and positive behaviour support tools. This year we will be selling Show & Save Books. These books are filled with hundreds of coupons for a variety of restaurants, golf, entertainment & much more. A new added feature this year will be that with… Read More
We are trying something a little different this year with assembly times. Last year, we found that the same classes always missed Phys. Ed or Music when we had an assembly. So, we want to try adjusting the assembly times throughout the day so this does not happen. We realize this will be less routine than it has been in the past, so your feedback is always welcome. The time of the assembly will be posted on the website calendar,… Read More
Our teachers are ready for another great year. We look forward to meeting your children today. Please come to the school with your school supplies between 4:30 and 5:30. We will help you find your child’s class. You can drop things off in the class, talk with the teacher, take a look around the school and then return tomorrow for the first day of school! See you soon!
Our summer staff have been working hard to get the school ready for a new school year. The office will be open for parents on August 22. Please keep in mind that we are doing an office renovation this summer and the work may not all be completed by then. We will do our best to have the office functional and will let you know of any special procedures when you arrive. The one significant change to the office is… Read More
On Wed. June 27, in the afternoon, we will hold the annual South Oaks picnic. The event begins with lunch outside at 12:00 pm, with picnic activities starting at 1:00 pm. If the weather is nice, we will serve the lunch outside on the new asphalt pad, south of the new classrooms. Please meet your child outside in that area and then proceed to pick up the food that you pre-ordered. We look forward to a fun day with your… Read More
One of our grade 2 students has a very special event coming soon. Brayden’s dream has always been to be a fire fighter. So, the Make a Wish Foundation and the Grunthal Fire Department are teaming up to make Brayden’s dream come true! On Saturday, June 2, Brayden will experience what it is like to be a fire fighter. There are many special activities and some awesome surprises planned for Brayden. The fire department is asking the community to come… Read More