Happy Holiday and Thank You ALL!

Well despite this not being the way any of us expected the Winter Break to start, I would like to thank all the staff and parents of NRP from the bottom of my heart. Sometimes we just have to take these challenges that nature throws at us and embrace it. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, Our Lady of Guadalupe, Omisoka, another holiday or no holiday I wish everyone the very best over the next 2 weeks. A very special THANK YOU and GOOD LUCK to Karen Noel-Bentley who is moving to be the Vice Principle of another school in … Continue reading Happy Holiday and Thank You ALL!

VSB deemes NRP school CLOSED today

Dear parents Here is an update that the school has been asked to send out from the VSB. Wind Storm NRP Update 12/20/2018 8:52 PM General Dear NRP Parents, During lunch time today, the power went out at NRP.  I wasn’t sure if it was the electrical crew that was working at NRP, but soon discovered it was a power outage due to the wind storm. Once the students were settled into class, I made my rounds of the communities to inform either classes or teachers that it was a BC Hydro issue.  Classes were progressing as usual.  We have … Continue reading VSB deemes NRP school CLOSED today

2019 Lunch Menu, Food Bank, Multicultural Day Update

2019 Lunch Menu: Mark your calendars! December 23rd the menu will be up and ready for ordering! Food Bank Donations: This is a call out to all parents who have not had the opportunity to bring in a non-perishable food item from donation to the UBC Food Bank and Greater Vancouver Food Banks yet. All donations must be at the school by 9:00am Friday. Here is a list of some items you could bring in: Pasta and pasta sauce Frozen food (such as frozen ready meals) Canned meat (tuna, chicken, salmon) Canned vegetables (peas, corn, chickpeas) Canned soup Baby products … Continue reading 2019 Lunch Menu, Food Bank, Multicultural Day Update

New Before and After School Care

Two YMCA Before & After School Programs are Joining Your Community! We are thrilled to share with you that the YMCA is extending its Kids Clubs, its licensed before and after school care, to the Norma Rose Point community. The first of its two new programs is Thunderbird YMCA Kids Club, which is located at the Old Barn Community Centre and is already up and running. The second program, which will operate out of the Wesbrook Community Centre, is the Wesbrook YMCA Kids Club. This second location is scheduled to open and welcome children into the beautiful program space on Tuesday, … Continue reading New Before and After School Care

Happenings on Friday!

There are 3 amazing activities happening at NRP tomorrow Friday December 14th. ​1. Parent Education Series kick-off!: Parents can meet tomorrow from 9-10am​ Attached is the agenda. We welcome ALL parents new to NRP and those who have been around for years. 2. Multicultural Day Meeting: TIME CHANGE! : Parents can meet at 1pm tomorrow to hear more about Multicultural Day. If you are interested in participating but unable to attend the meeting, please email me with your country you wish to represent and email address we can use for communication.  3. Santa`s Workshop: Tomorrow at the end of school items that have been collected from you will … Continue reading Happenings on Friday!

Lost and Found, Santa`s Workshop, Multicultural Day Mtg, Free course, Lunch Volunteer Msg.

  1. Final call for Lost and Found!!! Tomorrow all lost and found items will be washed and donated away. This is truly your last chance to collect clothing you may be missing. All items remaining will be donated to Britannia Elementary School in East Vancouver. 2. Santa`s Workshop Student Led Fundraiser This Friday afternoon all those donated items (gently used books, toys, puzzles) will be on sale at NRP. This is a student planned and run fundraiser. We have collected a lot of items from families already but more is still needed! Donations can be dropped off on the … Continue reading Lost and Found, Santa`s Workshop, Multicultural Day Mtg, Free course, Lunch Volunteer Msg.

Reminder of PAC Meeting tomorrow evening.

Just a reminder about the PAC Meeting tomorrow, Wednesday December 5th from 6:30-7:30pm in the NRP Learning Commons. I have attached a copy of the Agenda. This is a great opportunity to get our financial update as well as hear from Rosa and Karen about Inquiry Learning and the reporting style at NRP. I have built in enough time for your questions. Please feel free to bring your children. We have free babysitting provided by Red Cross Babysitting Certified NRP students! December 2018 PAC Agenda Continue reading Reminder of PAC Meeting tomorrow evening.