Signal Hill Circular - September 15th, 2023
September 15th, 2023
This week at Signal Hill...
Today was our school Terry Fox Run. Thank you for your donations and support - we raised over $1000! Our students had fun running and walking for a good cause.
Our Garden is looking amazing after a sunny growing season. We have lots of produce that will be harvested soon in preparation for our annual Pit Cook (October 13th) and Harvest Soup (November 1st).
Truth and Reconciliation Month
This month is Truth and Reconciliation Month, and one of the ways our school is honouring this is by working on the Project of Heart. Please see the link for more information. We will be sharing our completed project on September 28th.
On September 28th, at 10:45am our school will be having our Survivors' Flag raising ceremony and Orange Shirt Day. Please check your email for an official invite. Community members are welcome to attend.
What Parents and Students Need to Know
Please see here to learn about the Enduring Understandings as part of our school district's Education Plan.
It's definitely the time of year when we see bears in our community and around our school. Please see here for tips on how to stay "bear aware".
Sea to Sky Safety Net is a hub of self-care tools and local resources to help connect Sea to Sky residents to mental health and substance use support services. www.seatoskysafetynet.com
SOGI 123 for parents:
SOGI 1 2 3 Parent Resources were created in collaboration with BC Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils (BCCPAC) and the BC Ministry of Education to answer parent questions about what SOGI-inclusive education looks like in Canadian schools.
EASE K–7 lessons have been adapted for use by parents and caregivers to help children manage worries and everyday anxiety at home.
Health and Safety