Weekly Newsletters

  • Weekly Newsletter: May 20 May 20, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, We hope you have had a terrific long weekend! Yet another exciting week has passed at James Hill Elementary! We are very excited for Mrs. Johnson who had a baby girl on Mother’s Day! Mom and baby are doing very well. We also had our James Hill Track Meet this week.... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: May 12 May 12, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, This week the sunshine provided lots of opportunities for students to get outside and move around! We had several fun events for our students, including Dr. Seuss Day in Mrs. Kazakoff’s class, soapstone carving in Mrs. Coffin’s class, Caine’s Arcade demonstrations in the gym with Miss Mostat’s class, and the Golden... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: May 5 May 5, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, Students had a great week at James Hill! We had several classes on field trips, including Science World, releasing salmon at the hatchery and a transition visit to Stafford for our grade fives! On Thursday we had our grade five Honouring Assembly and our monthly slideshow celebration. Our Pro-D Day on... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: April 28 April 28, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, We hope you have had an enjoyable weekend. The past week was a particularly exciting one for our students as they anticipated and attended Family Fun Night. The night was a huge success, largely due to the amazing amount of work and preparation from our parent volunteers! We so appreciate all... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: April 19 April 19, 2019- Good Afternoon James Hill Families, It is a 4-day long weekend and I hope you are all enjoying some time with friends and family. We had a lot of interesting things happen this week at James Hill! From Tuesday to Thursday, our Division 1-7 students were able to participate in I-Ride. Classes developed their bike-riding... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: April 14 April 14, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, We had another fun week at James Hill. You may be noticing some physical changes throughout the school recently. As part of our Action Plan for Learning goal around Self-regulation, teachers have been adding self-regulation supports throughout in their classrooms and shared spaces. You may notice soft/warm lighting options or new... Read more »
  • Newsletter: April 5 April 5, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, Welcome back! We hope you all had a wonderfully relaxing and fun Spring Break. It is so nice to have all the students and staff back together again! The third term is an exciting one with lots of learning opportunities. The schedule gets very busy over the next few months, so... Read more »
  • Newsletter March 17 March 17, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, We hope you are enjoying the first few days of Spring Break! The weather has be phenomenal and we hope you are able to get outside to enjoy some of this sunshine! This week was a fun one as we wrapped up our learning for the upcoming 2-week break. Many students... Read more »
  • Newsletter: March 8 March 9, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, It was yet another exciting week for students and staff. We had our AVID grade 12 students from LSS visit us on Tuesday. They come to guide play at recess, buddy read with students and help in classes.We are very proud of their leadership and we are grateful for the connections... Read more »
  • Weekly Newsletter: March 1 March 1, 2019- Dear James Hill Families, This past week was Diversity and Respect week across the Langley School District. At James Hill Elementary, we focused on a theme each day to promote kindness, respect, inclusion, acceptance and just being yourself! We are proud of our students for their acts of kindness, their inclusive play, the way they... Read more »