On October 31st we are having a Halloween Dance-A-Thon. CLICK HERE to see a copy of the note sent home this week, explaining that each student is asked to raise funds for our school to use towards sound equipment for the stage as well as new resources for our classrooms. For every $20 raised, your child will get 1 ticket to place in ... Continue reading "POP Hallowe’en Dance-a-thon Fundraiser!"
Prince of Peace CES is gratefully accepting donations (coats, snowpants, snow suits) for our snowsuit drive until October 30th. On November 5th, families are welcome to come after school to “SHOP for FREE GENTLY USED SNOWSUITS” to help your children and our students stay warm this winter season. The intention is to help clothe any child from JK to Grade 5 with outdoor ... Continue reading "POP Snowsuit/Snow Pants/Winter Coat Drive"
The next Catholic School Council Meeting is to be held at the Prince of Peace Library Learning Commons on Monday, November 4th at 6:30 pm. All are welcome!
Upcoming dates for the Council meetings are:
December 2nd, January 13th, February 3rd, March 2nd, April 6th, May 4th and June 8th.
In our community, we have much to be thankful for! Our Thanksgiving liturgy with Father Paul Hancko will be in the Prince of Peace gymnasium on Thursday, October 24th beginning at 10:30. Parents and community are welcome to attend.
Orange Shirt Day is celebrated across Canada every September 30th. Staff and Students at Prince of Peace are encouraged to mark Orange Shirt Day together on Monday, September 30, 2019, by wearing an orange shirt and gathering together for an assembly to reinforce the truth that EVERY CHILD MATTERS. Each class is preparing an art project expressing how we value every one of us and ... Continue reading "Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters"
What better way to celebrate our September Catholic Virtue of Courage than to celebrate Terry Fox and support his foundation for cancer research!
TOONIES FOR TERRY: Students are asked to contribute a toonie ($2.00) to the Terry Fox Foundation. If every student brings a toonie we can raise $500.00! If we manage to beat the amount from last year, students will earn an ... Continue reading "Celebrating Courage: A Canadian Hero, Terry Fox"
Hello Prince of Peace Families,
As summer winds down, we are looking forward to welcoming our many new families to our school, and welcoming back our existing families! Prince of Peace staff members have busy preparing for a new school year. Listed below are a few reminders:
FIRST DAY PROCEDURES:
Classes begin Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Yard supervision begins ... Continue reading "Welcome Back to POP! First Day Procedures"
Prince of Peace Catholic Elementary School in Keswick celebrated its 25th anniversary on Thursday, May 30, 2019. The milestone celebration included a Mass celebrated by Fr. Paul Hancko, which was followed by brief speeches by Board and community dignitaries and student performances. There was also a chance for guests to browse an art ... Continue reading "Prince of Peace Catholic school marks 25 years in Keswick"