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

Fundraisers

Information on Current and Ongoing Fundraisers can be found under PAC INFORMATION > FUNDRAISERS (ordering instructions can be found here)

EASTER PURDYS – Pickup Thursday, March 11 (2:30-3pm) Outside front of school.

Kindergarten Registration for Sept 2021

January 12, 7:30-9:30 am January 13, 12:30-2:30 pm January 14, 3:30-5:30 pmFrench Immersion Kindergarten Lottery Registration at your French Immersion catchment school.
January 26, 7:30 – 9:30 am January 27, 12:30-2:30 pm January 28, 3:30-5:30 pmEnglish Kindergarten Registration at your catchment school. 

All information and necessary documentation required can be found on school district website: SD63

Purdys and School Apparel PickUp Details (UPDATE)

Purdys – Monday Dec 14 (Email PAC if you cannot pickup at this time)

School Apparel – Tuesday Dec 15 and Wednesday Dec 16 (Email PIA if you cannot pickup at these times)

ANOTHER SCHOOL APPAREL FUNDRAISER WILL TAKE PLACE IN EARLY APRIL. DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED CLOSER TO.

Time: 2:30-3pm Location: Front of School

** (IF RAINING – Under Cover Area Behind GYM) ** * Please practice social distancing and wear a mask if possible *

Thank you to Mary Klovance for a great presentation

If you were unable to attend the zoom meeting last week with guest speaker Mary Klovance on Supporting our Children through Covid, she has provided a host of links below.

Here are direct links to the resources shared in her presentation:

World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/campaigns/connecting-the-world-to-combat-coronavirus/healthyathome/healthyathome—healthy-parenting

Child Health BC: https://www.childhealthbc.ca/covid-19-mental-health-resources?fbclid=IwAR28z7OM1CWp_jKaaOO5-q2ZzNrjwcCBHc0_s9GyJmq7v0vhY1ZVr3V79cw

Kelty Mental Health: https://keltymentalhealth.ca/info/parenting-during-covid-19?fbclid=IwAR1WEIAs8hnwdzbh3nXygqd-U8DoGWNytxeyO9K-2OHWoNoENW7vK6C1KfE

Stay At Home Package: https://biglifejournal.com/blogs/blog/stay-at-home-printable-pack-families

Mary Klovance
M.A., B.E.d, B.A.
RCC #17627
Counsellor at Mary Klovance Counselling & Parenting Support
http://www.maryklovancecounselling.com
Contact: 1 (778) 906-8626