News & The Week Ahead

 Halloween and Pumpkin Display 2017

October 16, 2017

Students at our school will have the opportunity to participate in Halloween activities on Tuesday, October 31. If your child has a costume that he/she would like to wear, we invite them to wear this during the day.  Please avoid costumes that could frighten young students and/or glorify violence. If...

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 The Week Ahead – October 16-20

October 15, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some updates and reminders for the week ahead Thursday is the Great BC Shakeout so James Hill will be participating in a Drop, Cover and Hold drill. This a time to reflect on the preparedness of your home as well. More information on the Shakeout...

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 The Week Ahead – October 10-13

October 9, 2017

Families of James Hill, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend with friends and/or family.  Here are some updates and reminders for the week ahead: We have noticed an increase in the number of toys being brought to school by students and a correlating increase in toys causing problems (getting...

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 The Week Ahead – Oct 2-6

October 1, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some reminders and updates for the week ahead! Thank you to all those who supported Orange Shirt Day and our walk for reconciliation last week. Check out the Facebook Page for some beautiful photos of students and hearts filled with messages of love and...

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 The Week Ahead – Sept 25-29

September 24, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some updates and reminders for the week ahead: A reminder to return student information, technology use, and media release forms if you have not already done so. Friday, September 29 is Orange Shirt Day - a day to honour the survivors of Indian Residential...

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 The Week Ahead – Sept 18-22

September 17, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some updates and reminders for the week ahead: Sorry for the delay in this edition. I will be away from work this week spending time with my family (which, as of last Friday, now includes a son!).  Mrs. Giddings will be in for me...

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 The Week Ahead – Sept 11-15

September 10, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some updates and reminders for the week ahead: We hope your child had a great first week! Students will start the day in their temporary homerooms in the morning. Thank you to Mrs. Peck for all her efforts in organizing and overseeing orders and...

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 The First Week of 2017-18!

August 31, 2017

Families of James Hill, On behalf of the school, I want to say how excited we are to have your child returning to (or entering) James Hill this year.  We hope you have had a wonderful summer with friends and family and are all set to start a great year....

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 The (Final) Week Ahead – June 26-29

June 25, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some updates and reminders for the last week of school: Our 3rd Annual FREE Summer Book "Shopping" Program is HERE!!! On Monday or Tuesday (depending on when classes were signed up), students get a chance to search through over 10,000 books and can choose...

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 The Week Ahead – June 19-23

June 18, 2017

Families of James Hill, Here are some reminders and updates for the week ahead: On Monday from 2:00-3:30, Staples will be at the school to answer questions and take orders for school supplies. You can still order online until Wednesday but if you would prefer to pay by cash or...

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