“The More You Know” – Register for AGM May 10, 2021

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND HOME AND SCHOOL FEDERATION 68th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The More You Know Monday, May 10, 2021 6:30 – 8:30 PM Virtual on Zoom BUSINESS MEETING: – Reports, Resolutions, Elections, Recognitions WORKSHOPS: #1. The More You Know: Student Well Being Resources: Elizabeth Kennedy, Student Well Being Teams / Terri MacAdam, Public Schools Branch…

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Nominate a School Crossing Guard by April 23

Home and School News, April 2021 1.68 Annual Meeting, May 10th The Federation’s 68th Annual Meeting will be held May 10th, 2021, virtually on Zoom.  Registration and meeting materials will be circulated electronically in April. 2. School Crossing Guard Award This award recognizes school crossing guards on Prince Edward Island for their service in keeping our students…

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Be patient, be kind.

One year of living and working with the Covid-19 safety protocols, and following the advice of Dr. Heather Morrison to be patient and kind, continues to be important within our schools across P.E.I. The P.E.I. Home and School Federation, which is honoured to present Extra Mile Awards across PEI each February, sees how important kind…

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Mark your calendar for 68th Annual Meeting, May 10th

1. 68th Annual Meeting Mark your calendar! You are invited to attend the Annual Meeting, virtually on Zoom, Monday, May 10, 2021, 6:30 p.m. Home and School Associations are encouraged to appoint up to five voting delegates to represent their school with all parents, educators/school staff and students welcome to attend. Registration information will be…

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Remember to say thank you. February is a good time to recognize efforts of teachers, staff

Teachers and other school staff members change the lives of hundreds of children every day, and their work and impact extends far beyond the boundaries of the classroom. They seek to nurture students’ natural curiosity and meaningfully connect classroom learning to the outside world. They inspire a lifelong love of learning and make a difference in…

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Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week….Annual Reports….Awards….Grants

Home and School News, February 2021   1. Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week Celebrate Teachers/Staff Appreciation Week, February 14-20, 2021. Home and Schools are reminded to say thank you to school staff during this week of recognition. Download our newly designed TSAW Posters: Click here for TSAW School Poster – Print and Post in your school Click here for…

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Islanders encouraged to help shape school board model

Islanders encouraged to help shape school board model A new online survey will provide Islanders with another way to share their views on the best elected school board model for the Public Schools Branch. Islanders can submit their views until March 11, 2021 in two ways: Fill out the online survey ; or  Submit written…

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Healthy food for P.EI. schools

The P.E.I. Home and School Federation is proud to continue advocating for healthy, affordable food being served in schools. School food now has a new menu and easier ordering system. P.E.I.’s school food team worked hard to launch the lunch program province-wide in September 2020. Throughout the fall, they received feedback about the meals from…

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Elected school board model consultations…Extra Mile Awards….Resolutions….

Home and School News, January 2021   1.         Elected school board model consultations “We want to give Islanders a stronger voice in their education system and how we support student learning while ensuring our school boards are more representative of our Island population under the leadership of elected trustees,” Minister Trivers. (Dec. 21/20) Submit your…

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NEW School Food Menu: Students asked to give school food another try

Here is what you need to know about the new menus: The School Food Team has worked with Canada's Smartest Kitchen to develop and validate new recipes The menu continues to be a 2 week rotating menu, with two options daily. One option remains a vegetarian option;  will be the opportunity to select "gluten friendly" for…

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