Newsletters

  • Have a great summer! June 28, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, It is with great disbelief I write our final newsletter of the 2019-20 school year. This year was unlike any other and taught all of us so much about patience, compassion, kindness and community. Through the most difficult days, we were able to pull together to support one another. I want... Read more »
  • Newsletter: June 21 June 21, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, First of all, we would like to recognize that today is National Indigenous Peoples Day, a day to honour and celebrate our First Nations, Inuit and Metis Cultures. In Langley, we are privileged to work and learn on the unceded traditional territories of the Matsqui, Kwantlen, Katsie and Semiahmoo First Nations.... Read more »
  • UPDATED School Supply Ordering for September 2020 June 11, 2020-                                       ***UPDATED** James Hill  School Supplies for September 2020 It is that time of year again that we start thinking about next year and the children’s school supplies. You can find the grade level lists here: School... Read more »
  • Newsletter: June 5 June 5, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, The first week back to school for in-school learning support was a real success. We have had approximately 30% of our students return for 2 days a week. It has been a great effort to ensure a successful restart as of June 1. I am so thankful to all our staff... Read more »
  • Newsletter: May 31 May 31, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, The last couple weeks have been very busy for staff as we prepare for in-school, part-time learning for students while continuing to offer remote learning opportunities for families. I want to commend all our staff for their teamwork to prepare our site for the return of children. We continue to keep... Read more »
  • Updates for Return to School Instruction on June 1 May 28, 2020- Please see the district information for parents regarding the Return to School Instruction June 1: Daily Health Check Information is available in various languages: COVID-19 Daily Health Checks – ARABIC 2020Jun COVID-19 Daily Health Checks – KOREAN 2020Jun COVID-19 Daily Health Checks – MANDARIN中文 2020Jun COVID-19 Daily Health Checks – PUNJABI 2020Jun COVID-19 Daily Health... Read more »
  • Newsletter May 10 May 10, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, This summer-like weather has been a welcome change in recent days. Hopefully all of you are able to get outside for activity and fresh air each day! This week was Teacher Appreciation Week, and while we weren’t all able to join together as a staff as we normally would, we certainly... Read more »
  • Newsletter April 17 April 18, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, What a beautiful week of sunshine we had! Hopefully you found ways to get outside and enjoy the spring weather (physically distancing, of course). Staff have been working very hard with launching learning for all our students in a whole new way! We know that there has been a lot of... Read more »
  • Newsletter April 10 April 10, 2020- Please note: This week’s newsletter and district updates were emailed to families. Please see links to PDF’s below: JHE Newsletter April 10 COVID19 Information Bulletin 2020Apr9 Parent Guide for Supporting Learning – Elementary-Middle 2020Apr8   Stay safe and well! Mrs. Simonetto
  • Newsletter: March 8 March 8, 2020- Dear James Hill Families, It is hard to believe that we are just 5 school days away from Spring Break! The weeks have flown by in term 2 and the students and staff are doing tremendous work in their classrooms to engage in rich learning opportunities. February 24-28 was Diversity and Respect week and James... Read more »