Ready for Summer Camp?

We are anticipating a wonderful Spring Concert on Thursday, May 2.  The theme for the concert is “Summer Camp”.  The program features our grade 3 and 4 students and includes choral singing and some drama.  We have decided to add a second concert, so the shows are at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm in the gym.  Please do not park in the bus loop for the afternoon program, as we need to keep that area open for bus traffic.  See… Read More

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Time for Spring Break!

The staff of South Oaks School wishes all the students and parents a great Spring Break. We will see you again on April 1. Take care and enjoy your week!

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Student Led Event – Feb. 28

On Thursday, February 28, the grade 1-4 students will share their learning with you.  This student led event will run from 4:30 – 6:00 pm and all parents are invited to join their children.  This event is different than parent/teacher conferences.  The purpose is to celebrate the learning that students are doing and to build their confidence as learners and communicators.  Students will also have things to show you in the Music room and possibly the gym, depending on the… Read More

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Winter Fun Day 2019 – coming soon!

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

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New! Online Registration for Kindergarten.

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

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Preparing for the Flu Season

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

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Thanks for Giving!

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.

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Show and Save Fundraiser begins on Friday, Sept. 28

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

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Assembly Times

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

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Meet the Teacher Event

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!

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