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April 01
Request to Connect

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March 15
Schools in NB Closed Until Further Notice

​Please note that all schools in New Brunswick have been closed until further notice to address the Covid-19 Pandemic.  Please refer to the Government of New Brunswick and Government of Canada resources for ongoing updates.

February 04
​Information Regarding the Regional Public Consultations on the Green Paper with the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development

The Department of Education and Early Childhood, in partnership with Anglophone West School District, is organizing a consultation session at 7pm on February 10th, 2020 at Fredericton High School (Cafeteria).

This consultation session will provide an opportunity for parents and community partners to share their feedback on the ideas presented in the Green Paper, titled “Succeeding at Home:  A green paper on Education in New Brunswick” .  In addition, Minister Dominic Cardy will meet with groups of students and teachers throughout the day, to gather their respective feedback.  “Succeeding at Home: A green paper on Education in New Brunswick” was released this fall and contains ideas to make our education system, from birth to graduation, the best in the world. The goal is for education to be at the heart of everything New Brunswick does. The ideas outlined in this document are based on the foundations established in the 10-year education plans.  We look forward to seeing you on February 10th, 2020, at Fredericton High School in the cafeteria (parking lot off Priestman Street, Cafeteria is located at the top of the ramp accessed through the FHS Gym Entrance). The session will begin at 7 p.m.

January 28
Grade 1 Entry French Immersion 2020-2021 School Year

Attached in the documents section you will find information regarding Grade 1 French ​Immersion and the registration process for all Kindergarten students whose families would like to register them in Grade 1 French Immersion for the 2020-2021 school year.  Online registration opens on Monday, February 3.  Hard copy forms of the information will also be sent home with our current Kindergarten students.

January 28
General Information on Natural Outdoor Learning Space & Play Ground

​Attached you will find a general Powerpoint Presentation that will share a bit of information on our goal of creating a natural outdoor learning and play space on our school property.  We continue to seek your feedback and support as we move forward through this process.

Natural Playground Stakeholder Presentation January 27, 2020.pptxNatural Playground Stakeholder Presentation January 27, 2020.pptx

January 20
Natural Playground Stakeholder Meeting Monday, January 27 6:00 pm

abilities.jpg​Would you like to learn more about and be part of creating a lasting legacy at Forest Hill School?  If so, we invite you to attend our Natural Playground and Learning Space Stakeholder meeting for interested parents / guardians and other community members. We would like to share our vision with you and are seeking input on our design and process.  The meeting will take place on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:00 pm in our gym.  

December 18
UNB Hockey Game - Elementary School Night Out

hockey 1.jpgHello Forest Hill School Families!  It’s that time of year again when the UNB Reds Hockey Team partners with ASDW southside schools for Elementary School Spirit Hockey Night. On Friday, January 24, the UNB Men’s Hockey Team will be playing the Dalhousie University Tigers at 7:00 PM at the Aitken Center.  Students can attend the game for free and parent tickets are half price (only $6.00).  All students must attend the game with a parent / adult.  Tickets for both students and parents must be picked up by parents at the AUC box office if you wish to attend.  The Aitken Center Box Office is open Monday to Friday, 10:30 am – 4:30 pm. Each school will have an assigned section in the rink so when parents purchase / pick up their tickets at the Aitken Center (by 4:30 pm on Friday, January 24) please let them know that you are with Forest Hill School. This is a great opportunity for us to show our school spirit, for students to see each other outside of school, and to enjoy some great hockey!  

December 05
Raffle Basket Winners!


Congratulations to our three raffle basket winners from our fall raffle fundraiser:

Laiza Raagas (student seller Lexie Getuaban)

Brent Wilson (student seller Jack Wilson-Jenkins)

Melvin (student seller Lily Atkinson)

Thank you to everyone who supported our fundraiser!




November 14
School Mascot Art Design Winners!

 Congratulations to 4 of our Kindergarten and grade 1 students on being the 4 students who had the top votes on their fox mascot art work.  The components of all of their pieces of art will be combined to create one digital image of our fox by students from Oromocto High School​.

 



November 05
395 Pounds of Food Collected for the Fredericton Community Kitchen!

IMG_4550.JPG Thank you to all of our families who contributed to our November Food Drive for the Fredericton Community Kitchen!  We donated 395 pounds of food!

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