Want to be a Class Rep?

Every classroom needs a Class Rep. It’s a great way to get involved and is an Essential Role to help ensure a successful year. 

Class Rep Role:

  • Inform Parents of upcoming PAC events/fundraisers.
  • Coordinate Hot Lunch Volunteers (if we are able this year)
  • Coordinate class group gifts
  • Support Teacher with classroom events

Please consider this role and Email PAC if you are interested or have questions. cordovabaypac@gmail.com

Summer Break

Wishing everyone a wonderful summer vacation. A much needed time to recharge and relax. Thank you to our wonderful Cordova Bay Staff for supporting our children and families during this challenging year. Thank you to all the families for supporting PAC too. We love and appreciate this community.

If you haven’t seen our June Newsletter download it: HERE

School Supplies Online Orders: Details below in Post Below

Stay in touch by:

  • Following us on Facebook (Cordova Bay Elementary PAC)
  • Subscribing to the School News – Under Parents/Subscriptions (https://cordovabay.sd63.bc.ca/)

See you in September !!!!

School Supplies – Online Ordering – On NOW

DEADLINE: July 18 (to be delivered to school) ** After this, you will need to pickup from a Monk Office store **

Monk Office gives 10% back to our school. If you wish, families can order and pay online for their child’s school supplies and they will be delivered to school in early September.  Deadline for ordering supplies that will be delivered to the school is July 18th. 

If you DO NOT wish to order online, school supply lists are available on the school website under PARENTS/FORMS/SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS by grade, and families can choose to purchase supplies from a retailer of your choice.

To order online:

1.  Visit bts.monk.ca and enter your PAC Code on the ‘SHOP’ page:

  • School Name:   Cordova Bay Elementary
  • PAC Code:  33C716
  • LAST DAY to Order if you Want Your Supplies Delivered to the School:  July 18th

2.  Add your child’s kit (and optional items, if desired) to your cart
3.  During checkout, pay with Visa or MasterCard and choose free school delivery (scheduled by your school for September) or free in-store pickup

Reserved Parking Spot DRAW

*** Congratulations to Kim Spears and Family for winning the reserved parking spot ***

PAC would like to offer the Front Reserved Parking space as a draw for the 2021-22 School Year. We would normally auction it off at our Silent Auction held annually in February, but since it was cancelled, we would like to give it away to one lucky family. 

DRAW DETAILS:

  • Deadline to Enter: JUNE 10 by NOON (Draw Takes Place JUNE 11 – Details TBA)
  • Must be a Parent/Guardian of a student at Cordova Bay Elementary
  • ONLY 1 Entry per FAMILY

HOW TO ENTER:

  • Like/Follow us on FaceBook (if you don’t already)
  • Find the PARKING SPOT DRAW POST on our FaceBook Page (Cordova Bay Elementary PAC) and Comment below it about what you love about Cordova Bay Elementary.
  • NOT on Facebook? Simply email PAC (subject: Parking Spot Draw) and tell us what you love about our school.

Good Luck….Cordova Bay PAC

Community News

Stelly’s Global Perspective 11 – Children and Parenting Book Drive !!!!!

Donations to can dropped off anytime this month to a bin at the front door of our school.

Saanich International Student Program – Host Families Needed for September !!!!

Make lifelong friendships, receive a generous allowance to offset expenses and share the beauty of your home and community. Contact us for a no-commitment consultation! https://studyinsaanich.ca/host-interest

PAC Zoom AGM – May 11 (7-8pm)

Our AGM is fast approaching and we have some roles/positions to fill.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89319293995?pwd=WGdscHN0VEJKOHNQK1JVdXBRbWRNQT09

Meeting ID: 893 1929 3995

Passcode: cordova

Executive Positions  

Accepting Nominations for:

·      Vice President – Assists President and Acts as President in their absence. Great introductory role to PAC. 

·      Treasurer – No accounting experience necessary. The role is well organized and easy to implement. Lots of support and protocols. Most of our banking is done online. Generally provides an update on accounts at monthly meetings, inputs transactions into accounting software, helps to develop the budget, a few bank visits are required throughout the year, and applies for gaming grant (easy to do).

·      Secretary – Takes (General/Executive) meeting minutes and Records attendance of meetings.  If/When we get back to in person meetings, would also help setup for these meetings.

Non-Executive Positions (Committee Roles)

These postions are short term commitments with no obligation to attend our executive meetings.

Fundraising    Purdy’s Chocolates (Fall/Spring)  –  Sarah Devlin

                             Red Barn Fundraiser (3-4x/year) – 1 person

                             Hoot and Howl – 2-3 people (including PAC support)

                             Silent Auction – 1-2 people (including PAC support)

                             Bottle Drives – 1-2 people (including PAC support)

Refundables Weekly Pickup at Condo Complex – 1-2 people

Thank you for your considerarion and we look forward to welcoming new PAC members.

Connect with PAC if you are interested.

Happy Spring !!

Upcoming Events and Information

Checkout the Spring Newsletter: Here

PAC General ZOOM Meeting – Wednesday, April 28 (7-8:30pm)

Join us for an informal and relaxed evening of sharing and learning about reading.
Fostering a Love of Reading at Home.  

Join Zoom Meeting  (Meeting ID: 827 2481 9876) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82724819876?pwd=aDJkL2pxRmRxUGpPQ3FWSTRFVzRodz09
Passcode: cordova

Guest Speakers:

  • Ms. Lisa Kinshella, Reading Recovery and District Early Years Support Teacher
  • Mrs. Mary Lynn Heron, Principal

From now until Friday, April 16th, Mrs. Heron invites you to send her your questions regarding reading to mheron@saanichschools.ca Examples of questions might be: How do I know if a book is too hard for my child to read? What do I do if my child seems to hate reading?, etc. Mrs. Heron and Mrs. Kinshella will use your parent questions to frame the discussion on Wednesday, April 28th