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
On Thursday, April 19, we invite you and your child to our Celebration of Learning event. This event is a chance for your child to share some of the things they have been learning at school. The event will run from 4:30 – 6:00 pm. You will have a chance to visit the classroom, Music room and Gym, to experience some of the things that your child has been doing at school. We look forward to seeing you there.
The week before Spring Break (Mar. 19 – 23) will be very exciting at South Oaks! Artist KC Adams returns for another round of the Artist in the School Residency for classes 1JD, 1JW, KR, KDR1, KDR2. Each of these classes will get to spend about 5 hours with the artist during the week to produce an original hand made pot from raw clay. The pot is then fired, painted and glazed so the students have a wonderful keepsake. We have also… Read More
Our new traffic plan is now fully implemented. Thank-you for your patience as we have fined tuned things over the last few weeks. We are very pleased with the improvement this has made to our traffic flow. However, we cannot control every aspect of what happens on the streets around the school. We know that sometimes children will not cross the street where they are supposed to, especially in the morning when coming to school. So, we ask that everyone… Read More
During the week of Feb. 5-9, we are accepting registrations for all Kindergarten students who will begin in September, 2018. Please stop by or call the school to register. We are looking forward to meeting our new students for next year! South Oaks also plans an orientation evening for families in the Spring and another day to meet the children and gather some basic information to help us to make the classes. We look forward to meeting you soon!
On behalf of the staff and students of South Oaks School, we wish you and your family a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year. Enjoy this special time with family and friends. We will see you in January, for the start of another great year of learning.
We are looking forward to sharing our K-2 Christmas concert with you. We will host morning and evening concerts again this year. The morning concert is at 9:30 am, in the gym. The evening concert is at 7:00 pm. At the evening concert, parents are asked to not have their children watch the concert after their part is finished. All of the children will have already seen the concert at school during the dress rehearsal. Students can remain in their… Read More
We will be conducting student led conferences on Nov. 23 from 4:15 – 8:00. This is an opportunity for your child to share what they have been learning at school. During the visit, you will also have a chance to talk with your child’s teacher about their progress and goals for next term. If you are unable to make it to the student led conferences, you can contact the teacher and make another appointment for Tuesday, Nov. 28. However, the… Read More