ZONES OF REGULATION - OUR YOUTH COUNSELLOR - MS. HAMILTON HAS BEEN TEACHING VARIOUS CLASSROOMS ABOUT THE ZONES OF REGULATION TO ASSIST STUDENTS WITH SELF REGULATION AND STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE THEIR BEHAVIOUR.
Please join us in welcoming our new Secretary: Mrs. V. Bering to our school. Please introduce yourself when you visit the school.
MARCH WILL GO QUICKLY !!
WE HAVE MANY ACTIVITIES PLANNED FOR MARCH. MARCH BREAK IS INCLUDED SO REMEMBER TO STAY HOME FROM MARCH 12-16 AND ENJOY SOME TIME WITH FRIENDS AND FAMILY.
WE ARE COLLECTING GENTLY USED CLOTHING FOR THE KIDNEY FOUNDATION. PLEASE FILL A BAG AND SEND/DROP IT OFF AT SCHOOL. WE HAVE A CONTEST CHALLENGE GOING BETWEEN THE CLASSES. CONTEST ENDS MARCH 30TH.
PLEASE REMEMBER TO USE DREAMBOX FOR 30 MINUTES PER WEEK. SEVERAL STUDENTS ALSO HAVE ACCESS TO RAZ KIDS - A GREAT LEARNING TO READ PROGRAM.
OUR GOALS FOR THIS YEAR
1. Improving student thinking and perseverance while working on math questions.
2. Increase the use of complex multiple choice questions so students are familiar with doing the math required to make the correct choice.
3. Support students in the dissection and understanding of questions when answering open ended questions so they can provide an accurate and thorough response.
At Quaker Road, we are pleased to offer outstanding education our students. Innovative programs that meet the needs of all our students are taught by our dedicated and professional staff who care about your child. Our school provides extra-curricular opportunities that encourage the development of excellence, integrity and respect.
Our Board is focused on literacy and numeracy achievement and creating an environment where we are working together on our goal of success for every student. We also value the community partnerships and parent involvement which are so crucial to a successful education for our students.
We welcome your input and questions.
As a family, Quaker Road School will inspire meaningful, community-centred learning experiences through the creation of a safe, inclusive environment. We strive to develop engaged responsible, respectful, and resourceful global citizens by building a community of learners that are accountable and contributing members of our society.