Category: General

Trustee Thanksgiving Message

Trustee Maria Marchese is our Area Trustee and Vice Chair of the Board. School Trustees play an integral role in helping to build community and support student success. Please see Trustee Marchese’s Thanksgiving Message to our SAA Community.

Bag To School

SAA’s ECO Team will be hosting the Bag to School Program October 7 – October 16. Participation is simple……Students, staff and parents work together to contribute previously enjoyed clothing and textiles that are then weighed and exchanged for money at the current market rate. All proceeds will go towards SAA ECO Outdoor Activities.  More information can be found via the following link   http://www.bag2schoolfundraising.com/ ... Continue reading "Bag To School"

Orange Shirt Day

In the spring of 2013, a commemoration event was held in Williams Lake, BC to honour those who attended the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school. Orange Shirt Day was inspired by the experience and story of Phyllis (Jack) Webstad whose shiny new orange shirt was taken away on her first day of school at the Mission. Her story and Orange Shirt Day has become ... Continue reading "Orange Shirt Day"

PACE – Program for Academic and Creative Extension

Each academic year our grade 4 students participate in the board wide administration of the Canadian Cognitive Abilities Test (CCAT-7).  This year it will take place the week of September 16. Successful candidates have an opportunity to consider the PACE Program. More information can be found via the following link

https://www.ycdsb.ca/smkh//wp-content/uploads/Gifted-Screening-Process-for-Entry-into-PACE-Elementary.pdf

 

Open House / Meet the Teacher

Don’t forget to join us September 17, 2019 for Open House 7pm – 8pm SAA Families.  Drop by anytime between 7pm and 8pm with your children where you will  meet other families, our staff, explore the school, and have the opportunity to ask questions.