UEL rezoning application to open a Cannabis Shop

Dear NRP parents, I would like to share the following message from Jen McCutcheon as it may affect everyday life of many NRP families. Please find time to express your concern as it DOES matter for our children. Sun / PAC Chair Dear UEL, UNA, and UBC residents, I would like to make residents aware that written comments are being accepted now until 4:00 pm on June 9th, 2021 regarding a rezoning application to allow for the conditional use of a non-medical cannabis retail store at 5784 University Boulevard (in the current Copy Smart location in UEL’s University Village). For information on the … Continue reading UEL rezoning application to open a Cannabis Shop

Inclusive Communities: Strategies for Enhancing Racial Equity and Inclusion

Dear NRP families, I would like to share two community events hosted by Jen McCutcheon. Jen is serving in our neighbourhood area as the Co-chair of UHill Elementary School PAC, the Electoral Area A Director on Metro Vancouver’s Board of Directors, and on the Mayors’ Council for Regional Transportation. (For more information, please visit her website http://www.areaajen.ca/) Thank you. Sun / PAC Chair Hello UNA/UBC/UEL Communities, We have a busy few weeks with two important Electoral Area Engagement Sessions. First, on Wednesday April 28 from 7:00-8:30pm, please join me for a session on Inclusive Communities: Strategies for Enhancing Racial Equity and … Continue reading Inclusive Communities: Strategies for Enhancing Racial Equity and Inclusion

Option 4 Survey

Dear NRPS families, We’d like to share a message from the local parents’ group, Option 4 Families of Vancouver SD#39. We think this may help parents who chose or consider Option 4. We don’t know much about this group. Please review it and act according to your own judgement. Hello PACs!! I’m asking you for help once again. I just received an image from a member of our group regarding a survey the VSB has started circulating to Option 4 families in Vancouver. The image of the survey is below. Essentially, the questions would lead you to believe that there … Continue reading Option 4 Survey

Option 4 Families of Vancouver SD#39

Dear Norma Rose Point Elementary PAC, I represent a group of Option 4 students and families who have joined together to support each other at this time. I am reaching out to you directly as a member of your school community has asked that I send information about our group to you.  At this time, there are currently 3,497 Option 4 students in Vancouver. That is equivalent to 7 public schools worth of students. There is no standardization of learning for Option 4 – it is very different from school to school. And as there is limited communication with Option … Continue reading Option 4 Families of Vancouver SD#39

DPAC General Meeting – 7 pm, Thur. Nov 26 – Sustainability: Principles to Practice

This is a message from Vancouver District PAC. Join an engaging and informative evening with your DPAC community for part two of the sustainability education series called Sustainability: Principles to Practice this coming Thursday, November 26, 2020 at 7:00 pm. … Continue reading DPAC General Meeting – 7 pm, Thur. Nov 26 – Sustainability: Principles to Practice