Picture retake orders are due to your child’s teacher by
Monday January 18th.
Please be advised that at Arnold H. McLeod we are promoting
and teaching our students to be independent. This includes our Kiss and Drop
area. The role of the staff supervising
the Kiss and Drop is to assist only if it is needed. The staff have been instructed to allow the
students to open their own doors and put on their own backpacks. This is especially important during this time
of Covid protocols. The staff are there
to provide a safe environment only not to assist the students getting out of
the car. Should a child ask for help
after being a persevering penguin, the staff would gladly oblige.
By the end of this week, students should have brought home a
Learning from Home Packet. Please leave these
packets in the backpack unopened. You
will be advised by the school and/or your child’s teacher via email when you
can open and complete the enclosed work.
With the uncertainty of school closures due to active Covid cases, our
school is being proactive and sending these packets in case. We do NOT have any announcements or news to
Next week, we will be sending home blue Profile Sheets to
update information in our school system.
This is very important for contact information, so please take the time
to update all necessary information.
is happy to be one of the schools granted access to the New Brunswick Department
of Education and Early Childhood Development's new free online library called
SORA. With SORA, students have access to over 9,000 e-books, audio books
or read-alongs in French and English. This week and next, our librarian Mrs.
Davidson, is giving presentations to students, showing them how the
website and app work. An info sheet will be sent home with students next week
that provides the steps for logging on. Happy reading!
That’s all for this week.
Thanks for listening and have a great weekend.