Car Free Morning – Friday, June 1

This is a kind reminder that tomorrow is Car Free Day, and the Walk n’ Roll group will leave earlier in the morning. Car Free Morning: On June 1 (tomorrow), between 8:00 and 10:00 AM, Ortona Road will be closed for vehicular access. The Walking School Bus will leave early (please refer to the schedule below) for kids to participate fun activities and games, check out the fire truck and meet a RCMP officer. See road closure notification for alternative drop-off points. Friday, June 1 (Car Free Day) 8:00 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:00 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:15 am Acadia Park Commonsblock Continue reading Car Free Morning – Friday, June 1

Walk n’ Roll Week/Staff Appreciation Lunch/June Newsletter

Walk n’ Roll Week The Walk n’ Roll schedule: Monday, May 28 – Thursday, May 31 8:30 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:30 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:45 am Acadia Park Commonsblock Friday, June 1 (Car Free Day) 8:00 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:00 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:15 am Acadia Park Commonsblock Car Free Morning: On June 1, between 8:00 and 10:00 AM, Ortona Road will be closed for vehicular access. The Walking School Bus will leave early for kids to participate fun activities and games, check out the fire truck and meet a RCMP officer. See road closure notification for alternative drop-off points. Staff … Continue reading Walk n’ Roll Week/Staff Appreciation Lunch/June Newsletter

Call for Adjudicators for NRP Gr. 5 Heritage Fair – Friday June. 8

Thanks for those who volunteered at the Grade 4 Heritage Fair in May. Now we are calling for adjudicators for the Grade 5 Heritage Fair, which will take place Friday June 8, from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.  The program relies on volunteer adjudicators (judges) to evaluate the student projects. What’s involved?  The time commitment can be the entire day (9 AM – 3 PM) or half a day (morning or afternoon).  The coordinator, Janet Morley, will provide more instructions the day of the event. It’s not a problem if you’re a parent for one of the participating students, you just don’t evaluate your … Continue reading Call for Adjudicators for NRP Gr. 5 Heritage Fair – Friday June. 8

Lunch Volunteer Schedule for May 28- Jun 1, Jun 4 – Jun 8, 2018

Dear Parents, Thanks to all the volunteers who donate your time and effort to NRP hot lunch program! Without your help, hot lunch program can’t continue! Please see the enclosed lunch volunteer schedule for next two weeks.  If you are is in the schedule , ​ please arrive school before 11:30 am.​ ​If you can’t come on your schedule date,​ ​plea​​s​​e send email to  rosepointpacvolunteer@gmail.com ​as soon as you can. PAC lunch program needs more helping hands. If you have 1 hour during 11:30-12:30, please consider to volunteer. Now we need more volunteers  for  week June 4– June 8, please sign up here: http:volunteersignup.org/9E3AM, Please check below … Continue reading Lunch Volunteer Schedule for May 28- Jun 1, Jun 4 – Jun 8, 2018

Raising Digitally Responsible Youth ***FREE*** event for Parents/ Caregiver

This event will be facilitated by Safer Schools Together on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Doors open at 6:00 pm Presentation begins 6:30 pm Magee Secondary School – Auditorium, 6360 Maple Street, Vancouver, BC For Parents of School-Aged Children With society heading in a direction of being constantly connected to technology, what do we need to know as parents to protect our kids and teach them responsible and appropriate use of technology? The parameters of rules and expectations that you put in place at home will undoubtedly guide their behavior in the years to come. Please join us for an informative presentation … Continue reading Raising Digitally Responsible Youth ***FREE*** event for Parents/ Caregiver

Walk n’ Roll Week/Car Free Day Road Closure

The Walk ‘n Roll to School Celebration Week is coming back from May 28 to June 1. It is a joint initiative taken by UBC Campus and Community Planning, UNA and the school. During the week, parent volunteers will lead walking bus from different neighbourhoods to Norma Rose Point school.  Here is the schedule: May 28 – May 31 8:30 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:30 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:45 am Acadia Park Commonsblock June 1 (Car Free Day) 8:00 am Wesbrook Village (Menchie’s)  8:00 am Old Barn Community Centre 8:15 am Acadia Park Commonsblock As parents, if you are able to join … Continue reading Walk n’ Roll Week/Car Free Day Road Closure

End of Year Staff Appreciation Lunch – June 13

This is our opportunity as parents to show all the staff at NRP just how much we appreciate all the amazing work they do! We could spoil them with a feast! 1, If you’re bringing a fresh dish of your choice to the school on June 13, please click on this link to signup www.PerfectPotluck.com/WUYD3846 and drop off the food in Multicultural Room (the big room right across the school office) before 11:30am. One of our parent volunteers will be assisting you. 2, If you are unable to come on the day, but still willing to contribute, you can bring in … Continue reading End of Year Staff Appreciation Lunch – June 13

Parent Conversation Group – June 6

Parent Conversation Group is an informal, parent to parent conversation opportunity, we will have different topics to discuss at each session. Final Parent Conversation Group: How to Talk with Kids about Drugs and Alcohol Date/Time: Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 9:00 – 10:00 AM Location: NRP Multipurpose Room Special Guests: Dr. Katie Bertram, NRP parent and physician; and Art Steinmann, VSB School Age Children and Youth (SACY) Substance Use Health Promotion Initiative Alcohol and drug use are leading causes of injury and death in young people in Canada, and drug overdoses are a public health emergency in BC. In a society where alcohol, marijuana, and … Continue reading Parent Conversation Group – June 6

Lunch Volunteer Schedule for May 22- June 1,2018

Thanks to all the volunteers who make the NRP school  hot lunch program run successfully! Please see the enclosed lunch volunteer schedule for next two weeks.  If you are is in the schedule , ​ please arrive school before 11:30 am.​ ​If you can’t come on your schedule date,​ ​plea​​s​​e send email to  rosepointpacvolunteer@gmail.com ​as soon as you can.   PAC lunch program needs more helping hands. If you have 1 hour during 11:30-12:30, please consider to volunteer. It’s  helpful even if you only have 1 hour lunch time volunteer for whole school year! We need more volunteers  for  the week May 28 – June 1, please sign … Continue reading Lunch Volunteer Schedule for May 22- June 1,2018

Need 20 more water bottle orders

The Water Bottle Fundraising for Mugeta are still looking for 20 more bottle orders to make a shipment. If you are interested in getting an insulated water bottle, please consider purchasing one through NRP: Looking for an idea for a present or something really useful for yourself……  How about getting one of our beautiful insulated water bottles.  All money raised will go to support Mugeta school in Tanzania, Africa to help them with basic school supplies. *  The bottles are available in 17oz and 25oz sizes *  Food grade stainless steel and fully insulated *  Keeps hot for up to … Continue reading Need 20 more water bottle orders