FAMILY FUN NIGHT - What a huge success and so much FUN!!! Thank you to all the parent, student and staff volunteers who helped make this such a great night. A BIG THANK YOU once again to our dedicated PERLEY PAC. Close to $3,000.00 was raised to go towards Perley School and our students.
ANTI BULLYING DAY - In support of Anti-Bullying Day we are asking all staff and students to were pink on Wednesday, February 22nd . We will be having our annual Pink Parade at 11:00 am.
BOUNDARY BASKETBALL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM - Click here for more information regarding the Boundary Basketball Development Program for Grade 6/7 students.
SKI/SNOWBOARD PROGRAM - The ski/snowboard program is as follows:
February 14th, 20th and 27th - Mr. McKinlay, Ms. Sorba and Mr. Nordman
February 21st , 28th and March 6th - Ms. Abrosimoff, Mrs. Garrison and Mr. Mace
A big thank you to the parents who have volunteered to help at the hill on these ski days.
INTERMEDIATE BASKETBALL - Intermediate basketball practice has started at lunch time, from 11:45-12:15, with the following practice schedule:
Grade 4/5 - coached by Mr. MacLean and Mr. Faulkner - Tuesday
Grade 6/7 girls - coached by Mr. Chapman and Mr. O'Brien - Wednesday
Grade 6/7 boys - coached by Mr. Mace - Thursday
BFISS NOTICES - Traditional Parenting Workshop & Aboriginal Culture Sharing.
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - It is that time of the year to register your child for September kindergarten if your child has turned five years of age before December 31, 2017. Bring your child's Birth Certificate and BC Care Card when you come to register. Please register your child as soon as possible to assist us with planning for the next school year. For further information contact the school office at 442-2135.
HEALTHY SCHOOLS - Please click here for the latest Healthy Schools Newsletter.
PAC FUNDRAISER - PLEASE KEEP BUYING GIFT CARDS - If you shop at Overwaitea buy a gift card to purchase your items and our Perley PAC receives 5% of the gift card. Just say the gift card purchase is for the Perley PAC - what a great way to help Perley School raise money!!
STUDENT ABSENCES - We ask parents to please call the school when students are going to be absent at 250-442-2135. If calling before office hours please leave a message. Thank you for your assistance.
UP-TO-DATE CONTACT INFORMATION - Please make sure that the school has your proper contact information. If you have moved, changed your phone number or your family circumstances have changed, please let the school know, as this is important information to have on file in case of an emergency.
VOLUNTEERS - Thank you for volunteering in your child's classroom, or around the school. However, in keeping with district policy and in order to keep our students safe, we must ask those who are assisting in the school with our students to obtain a Criminal Record Check. Criminal Record Checks can now be obtained online free of charge. Please come to the school office for more information.
COLOURED SCHOOL BUSES - The District school buses will now display specific colours for each route. The colour bars will be displayed immediately to the rear of the entrance door and under the first passenger window. The colours are as follows:
GREEN - Route 1 (Eholt, Carson, Reservoir) - Rick Kost
WHITE - Route 3 (North Fork, Brown Creek, Granby) - Pete Kootnekoff
BROWN - Route 4 (Almond Gardens) - Kim Fehr
BLUE - Route 2 (Almond Gardens, Gilpin, Nursery, Hardy Mountain) - Joanne Rooke
RED - Route 5 (East Christina Lake, Grand Forks) - Gabe Warriner
PURPLE - Route 6 (Valley Heights, Christina Lake, Ponderosa) - Debbie Dierckens
HEAD LICE - Please check your child's hair on a weekly basis, and if necessary on a daily basis, for head lice. Click here to get to Interior Health's website for information on how to check and treat head lice. There are also some great videos on youtube on head lice.
.PERLEY STRONGSTART at the Glanville Family Centre - StrongStart is a free program and available to children not yet eligible for Kindergarten. A parent or care provider must be in attendance. Phone the Glanville Centre at (250) 442-2267 or Perley School at (250) 442-2135 for more information. Click here for more information on StrongStart BC.
Perley StrongStart times are:
Monday - 12:30-3:30
Tuesday - 8:30-11:30
Wednesday - 12:30-3:30
Thursday - 12:30-3:30
AIR QUALITY ALERT - If our school receives an Air Quality Alert, parents can request that their children remain indoors on those days. The school will declare these days "in-door choice days" for students. Contact your child's classroom teacher if you have any particular requests for your child on these days.
BUS PERMISSION SLIPS - A reminder to parents that if their child will be riding a different bus or getting off at a different stop, other than their assigned stop, the Office must receive a note from a parent or guardian with full details. The Office Administration will complete a "Bus Permission" slip for the student to give to the bus driver for that particular day.