Weekly Newsletters

  • Weekly Newsletter: November 8 November 8, 2018 -           Dear James Hill Families, We had a moving Remembrance Day assembly Thursday. Our students showed great respect as several students shared accounts honouring family members that served in the Armed Forces. Mrs. Kazakoff’s students helped to plan the assembly, Ms. Clayton’s class performed a song and each division presented a... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: November 3 November 3, 2018 -   Dear James Hill Families, What an exciting week it was at James Hill Elementary! With Halloween fun all around the school, we had a ‘spooktacular’ Halloween week!  It was terrific to see all the children in their costumes! Thank you to all of the families who participated in the Pumpkin Display in the gym.... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: October 26 October 26, 2018 - Dear James Hill Families, What a busy week it was at James Hill Elementary! We had several entertaining assemblies this week for our students, including Flying Bob on Monday and Dreamworks: Clean Up Your Act by the Township of Langley! We also hosted our first Honouring Assembly for our grade five students. It was a... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead: Oct. 19 October 19, 2018 - Good Afternoon, James Hill Families! It was yet another incredible week of learning at James Hill Elementary! As I spent time in classes this week, I witnessed students working hard on showing their thinking in mathematics (different ways to show how to create the number 27), kindergartens working on letter formation and recognition in stations,... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead- Oct. 12 October 12, 2018 - Good afternoon, James Hill Families! We hope that you all had an enjoyable long weekend and were able to enjoy some of this beautiful Fall weather we are having. Our students have certainly been enjoying the sunshine this week, as we had five classes head to the pumpkin patch on a field trip! Our Cross... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead- Oct. 5 October 4, 2018 - Dear James Hill Families, Our students had a fun-filled week as we get ready for the long Thanksgiving weekend ahead. There were lots of incredible class activities, including Thanksgiving crafts, Fall artwork, Turkey poems and songs and even baking Cranberry Bread! We had several classes visit the Apple Barn on Thursday as well! Our Garden... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead September 28, 2018 - Good Afternoon, James Hill Families,       We had yet another fabulous week at James Hill Elementary! With this beautiful Fall weather, parent helpers were able to run KM Club twice this week! Our Cross Country team had a practice and a race on Wednesday. The students are working hard in their classrooms everyday!... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead September 21, 2018 -           Good Afternoon, James Hill Families, It has been a terrific week for students and staff as we dive into our learning! There are a lot of incredible collaborative learning opportunities happening in all the classrooms. Students are working together to solve problems, think creatively and critically and communicate their ideas!... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead September 14, 2018 - Greetings, James Hill Families! Our first full week in our permanent classes was a success! We want to send a warm welcome to all of our new JHE families and our kindergartens! Thank you to all the families for your patience as we sorted out the final details. Students are getting settled and connecting with... Read more »
  • Newsletter and the Week Ahead September 7, 2018 - Welcome back to school, James Hill Elementary Families! First of all, I would like to thank you for the warm welcome to James Hill! It has been a true pleasure to meet so many of you in the front entry, the hallways or outside in the playground. It is clear to me that James Hill... Read more »