Students and Staff are enjoying Spring Break and will be off school from April 14-23, 2017.
Classes resume Monday, April 24th, 2017.
Have a fun and safe break!
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a fantastic holiday and were able to catch up with friends and family. We are down to the last ten weeks of school. Can you believe how fast this year is flying by? We are jumping right back in to the swing of things here at school. Here is a look at what we are working on this week:
Math - We are starting a new Unit this week on Fractions and Decimals. Lesson 1: Fractions of a Whole is due on Wednesday.
Spelling - Lesson 16 will be handed out tomorrow. It will be due on Tuesday, May 2nd. Spelling test 16 will be on Tuesday, May 2nd.
Reading - Literature Role sheet number 3 is due on Thursday.
Writing - Realistic Fiction Narratives are due on Wed, May 3rd.
Science - Metamorphic rock questions are due on Wed, April 26th.
Health - Food Pyramid due next Wed, May 3rd.
Upcoming School and Classroom Activities
Note sent home today on our upcoming field trip to the Dirt Hills on May 3rd. Please sign and return the permission form by Friday.
Dr. Perry School SCC Annual General Meeting – 6:30pm – Monday, May 1st.
Friday, April 28th Hat Day – Grade 8 Charity Fundraiser.
Yogurt Sales all this week at lunch - $2.00.
I am sorry this is so late. It has been a bit of a hectic week with Mr. McKeowan leaving and basketball winding up. It has been a week of goodbye's for myself and for the kids. When we come back from the break Mrs. Stangle will officially be taking over as the principal of Dr. Perry School. Easter break begins this Friday and the kids return to school on April 24th.
Here is a look at what we have been working on this week:
Reading - Literature Circle Role Sheet Number 2 due Monday, April 24th.
Writing - Realistic Fiction Narratives due May 3rd.
No Spelling this week.
Science - Sedimentary Rock questions due Monday, April 24th.
Math tests sent home to be signed. We will be starting Fractions and decimals after the break.
Home Reading Project due May 1st.
Upcoming Classroom and School Activities
Beach Day tomorrow! Wear what you would wear to the beach (within reason).
No school Friday April 14th - April 23rd.
Have a fantastic holiday and we will see you on Monday, April 24th!
The number of school days in the upcoming school year is set by the Ministry of Education usually in December or January. Should the number of school days be greater or fewer than 195, a revised calendar reflecting the set number of school days will be distributed.
Regina Public Schools transportation services will be provided based on a Transportation Zone model for 2017-2018
Find the details of the announcment by clicking HERE.
Use the SCHOOL LOCATOR to determine if your residence will be eligible for transportation services for the 2017-2018 school year.
If there is no notation listed, your address is not eligible for transportation service.
To learn more about Transportation Services and Transportation Zones please CLICK HERE.
Please read about the important changes to
Kindergarten & Early Learning Programming
in Regina Public Schools
for 2017-2018 by clicking HERE
Please fill out the Kindergarten Registration Form
and drop it off at the Dr. Perry School Office along with
your child's BIRTH CERTIFICATE, HEALTH CARD
and IMMUNIZATION RECORDS.
Welcome to April! We have two weeks of school left until Easter Break. Here is a look at what is happening this week in our classroom:
Math - Extra Practice 10 is due on Wednesday.
Spelling - Lesson 15 will be handed out tomorrow. It is due Tuesday, April 11th. Spelling test 15 will also be on Tuesday, April 11th.
Writing - We have just started our graphic organizers on Realistic Fiction. There story should include the 5 elements of a story: Characters, Setting, Conflict, Plot, and Theme. They are also learning how to write with diologue. There is no due date set yet for this writing piece.
Reading - We will be starting our Literature Circles tomorrow with Ms. Deckers class. Ask your child what book they are reading! All the books are based on a survival theme.
Health - Lesson 2 questions on the food groups are due on Friday.
Science - Minerals Quiz (fill in the blanks) and mineral quilt piece are due tomorrow.
School and Classroom Activities
Dr. Perry School Choir to sing at Wintergreen Estates @ 2:45 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5th.
@PERRY Beach Day – Thursday, April 13th
NO SCHOOL: GOOD FRIDAY – Friday, April 14th
NO SCHOOL: SPRING BREAK from April 17th – 21st
10th Annual Speed-Stacking Tournament at Sheldon-Williams Collegiate @ 4:00 p.m. this Thursday!
The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school!
Tuesday, March 28th - Friday, March 31st, 2017
We invite you to share in this celebration of books and reading with us and assist with fundraising for the Dr. A.E. Perry Resource Centre.
March 28th - students come to preview the Book Fair and create wish lists during scheduled class visits.
March 29th & 30th - students with money can make purchases during scheduled class visits.
March 31st - come as a familyto make purchases before/after Three-Way Conferences
The Junior students' Highlights Flyer can be viewed HERE
The Senior students' Highlights Flyer can be viewed HERE
We hope you will join us at the Book Fair.
*A Debit Machine will be available for payment.
THREE-WAY CONFERENCES WILL TAKE PLACE
Friday, March 31st, 2017
To register and book your conference times through the Regina Public Schools Conference Manager click HERE
To view instructions and registration information for the Regina Publc Schools Conference Manager click HERE
"Common Assessment, Information for Parents" brochure
On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at the public meeting of the Regina Board of Education, the Director of Education, Greg Enion shared information relating to the 2017-18 Provincial Budget.
The points he made are available on the news page of the Regina Public Schools website.
Please take the time to read this information about the potential financial impact of the Provincial Budget on Regina Public Schools. The direct link to the website information can be found HERE