Reminder of January Lunch Ordering/Lunch Volunteer Signup

This is a kind reminder for January lunch ordering, if you haven’t placed an order for your kid for January, please note that Jan.1 is the deadline for the week of Jan. 8, 2018. The closing window is 7 days. Have questions about lunch? Please email: rosepointpaclunch@gmail.com We are still looking for lunch volunteers in January, if you can spare 1 hour (11:30am-12:30pm) to help the lunch program, please click on the links below and signup. Thank you! January 15 to 19 January 22 to 26 January 30 – February 2 Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday! Continue reading Reminder of January Lunch Ordering/Lunch Volunteer Signup

Parent Conversation Group Schedule 2018

Mark your calendar! PAC Parent Education Committee has set up the dates and topics for the Parent Conversation Group for 2018. All sessions will be held on Fridays from 9:00 – 10:00am in the Learning Commons (AKA: school library). Come and have a conversation with other parents on the following topics: January 12: Ready for Progress Reports? February 2: Focus on Bullying (Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28) March 2: Digital Literacy & Online Safety April 6: Managing Peer Pressure May 4: Mental Health Issues & Resources June 1: Talking about Drugs & Alcohol Continue reading Parent Conversation Group Schedule 2018

2018 Winter After-school Programs (updated)

MONDAY: Sea Smart – Ocean Explorer (For Gr.1-4) Date: Jan. 15 to Mar. 12, 2018 (except Jan. 29, Feb. 12 & 19) Time: 3:00 – 4:45pm Room: D110 Cost: $180 per child (includes cool t-shirt) Register: seasmartschool.com TUESDAY: Mad Science (For K-7) Date: Jan. 16 to Mar. 6 Time: 3:10 – 4:10pm Cost: $130 (tax included) Regiter (Before Jan. 8): https://register.madscience.org/vancouver/ WEDNESDAY: LEGO Robotics (For Gr. 1-6) Date: Jan. 10 to Feb. 28 Time: 3:15 – 4:45pm Cost: $228+GST (Early bird registration before Dec. 1) $240+GST (register after Dec. 1) Register: http://daedalosacademy.com/events/robotics-program-at-norma-rose-point-school-winter-2018/ THURSDAY: Young Rembrandts – Drawing Class (For Gr. 1-6) Date: … Continue reading 2018 Winter After-school Programs (updated)

Couple of Reminders and Updates

Direct Appeal Tax Receipts Direct appeal tax receipts are sending home this week, please check your child’s bag for it. NRP PAC would like to thank you for supporting our amazing school! Food Bank Donation A great thanks to everyone who contributed to this year’s food bank donation. We have collected 16 boxes of food items for Greater Vancouver Food Bank and the UBC Food Bank!! Kind Reminder: Dress for the Weather Please send your kids to school with gloves, hats and rain/snow boots, so many kids were red, wet and cold after recess. Lost & Found Donation All unclaimed lost … Continue reading Couple of Reminders and Updates

Food Bank and volunteer call for Lost & Found clean up

Food Bank Drive Please note, Food Bank Donation boxes will be picked up on Tuesday Dec. 19, all donations must be in their original box/package as we can not donate any loose items. Thank you for your donation! Call for volunteer – Lost & Found final clean up We are looking for 1-2 parent volunteers to help with Lost & Found final clean up. We will wash/dry all the clothes, clean all the containers/water bottles, and have them packed in boxes/bags. All items will be donated to a local YMCA day care, who only deals with at risk families. If … Continue reading Food Bank and volunteer call for Lost & Found clean up

NRP Robotics Team Wins 1st Place

  Robotics Team wins 1st Place Champion’s Award at Tournament Congratulations to the Norma Rose Point Robotics team Forces of Atlantis for winning 1st Place Champions Award at the FIRST LEGO League Lower Mainland Tournament, which was held on December 3rd at North Surrey Secondary. The members of Forces of Atlantis are: Jane Jeong (Gr. 6), Kevin Liu (Gr. 6) Iokasti Trikeriotis (Gr. 6), David Golland (Gr. 6), Lourdes Golland (Gr. 8), Elijah Gemmell (Gr. 8) and Kyoungjoo Chae (General Gordon, Gr. 6). The team was helped by coaches August Hale and Ana Golland from Daedalos Enrichment Programs. At the … Continue reading NRP Robotics Team Wins 1st Place

Food Bank Drive

It’s this time of year, the annual Food bank drive has started at NRP. Each year NRP will donate food to either the Greater Vancouver Food Bank or the UBC Food Bank. We would like to encourage each and every student to bring one or more food item(s) (non-perishable food items only) for donation before Dec. 19. Boxes can be found within each community as well as by the main foyer. Most Wanted Items listed on Greater Vancouver Food Bank website: Canned fish, chicken or turkey Canned black beans, chickpeas, and kidney beans Dried Lentils Nuts and/or seeds Natural Peanut butter Brown rice, barley and whole wheat pasta Powdered skim … Continue reading Food Bank Drive

Tickets still available for a fun night with NRP Staff!

Tickets are still available for purchase for the Mugeta Fundraiser tomorrow December 7 from 5:30-7:30pm. This is a time when any child from K-8 is invited to spend 2 hours playing games, eating popcorn and watching a movie….all with the amazing staff of NRP! Cost is just $10. Think of all the things you as a parent could do during that time? Go for coffee, go out for dinner or do some Holiday Shopping!!! We would really like to see this event be successful so please have your child join this event. If your child is unable to make the … Continue reading Tickets still available for a fun night with NRP Staff!

A couple of community events

UNA Nature Club UNA Nature Club is a free program for campus residents and will pick up in 2018 on Sunday, January 7. Running the first Sunday of every month, campus families are invited to drop in between 10:30 am – 1:00 pm to enjoy all of our regular museum programming, including museum tours, Raising Big Blue movie, and special hands-on activities just for you! Families that pre-register here will receive a small gift when they check in.Something new this year is the Nature Club Passport, which comes with prizes. Kids will receive a blank passport at the first Nature Club … Continue reading A couple of community events