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2890 Bank Road
Kamloops, BC V2B 6Y7
Phone #25O-579-9284
Fax # 25O-377-2239
 
Principal: Mr. Grant Reilly
Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Lou Scharien
At Arthur Stevenson we believe in R.O.C.K.S
RESPECT, OWNERSHIP, COOPERATION, KINDNESS and SAFETY
OUR SCHOOL PROUDLY USES THE VIRTUES PROJECT www.virtuesproject.com
Arthur Stevenson is also a PBIS (Positive Behaviour Intervention Systems) School

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    Weekly Update
    by Grant Reilly - Friday, 17 February 2017, 11:16 AM
     

    Weekly Update - February 17


    Dear Families,


    I am sending out the Weekly Update on Friday to give an extra plug for the PAC Used Book Sale that is happening tomorrow (Saturday) at our school from 10am to 1pm .


    Here are some reminders for the upcoming week (Feb. 20 - 24)


    Kindergarten Registration was last week. However, if you did not get an opportunity to register your child to start Kindergarten in September, please be sure to register early this week.


    Basketball playoffs start this week.


    1. On Monday, the tier 1 boys team plays at home against KSA. If they win, they play on Wednesday at St. Ann’s.


    2. On Tuesday, the tier 1 girls team plays at Pac Way. The tier 2 girls team plays at home against Juniper. If the tier 2 girls team wins, they play on Thursday at Rayleigh.


    3. On Wednesday, the tier 2 boys team plays at home.


    4. Wednesday is Anti-Bullying/Wear Pink Day! All students are encouraged to wear pink to school on Wednesday. At the school, all students and staff will be participating in a ‘Find the Other Half of Your Heart’ activity as well as enjoying some pink smoothies made by students in Mr. Scott’s grade 6/7 class.


    5. Our February Recognition Assembly is also on Wednesday at 8:45.


    6. The Grade 6/7 Chili Dinner is Wednesday evening in the gym. Doors open at 5:30 pm, with dinner starting at 6:00.  


    7. Friday is a professional development day, so there is no school for students on Friday.


    Have a fantastic week!


    Mr. Reilly



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    Weekly Update
    by Grant Reilly - Sunday, 12 February 2017, 4:34 PM
     

    Dear Families,


    Here are some reminders for this upcoming week:


    1. There is no school Monday, as it is the Family Day Holiday.


    2. Kindergarten Registration is this week. Mrs. Scharien will be in the office Tuesday to Friday from 9-12 and 1-3 to accept registrations for next year’s Kindergarten class. Please be sure to bring your child’s care card, birth certificate and proof of your current address when registering.


    3. The final week of league play for basketball is this week. On Tuesday, the tier 1 boys team plays at David Thompson. The tier 2 boys team plays at home against Lloyd George.


    3. Our current Kindergarten students will undergo a quick vision screen on Wednesday.


    4. On Wednesday, the tier 3 boys team plays at home against St. Ann’s.


    5. On Thursday, our tier 1 girls play at David Thompson and our tier 2 girls play at home against Bert Edwards.


    6. On Friday morning, Ms. Simpson’s, Ms. Kovacs’, and Mrs. Head’s classes are skating.


    7. On Saturday, the PAC is hosting a book sale at Arthur Stevenson. The book sale starts at 10 am and will run until 1 pm.


    Have an amazing week!


    Mr. Reilly



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    Weekly Update
    by Grant Reilly - Sunday, 5 February 2017, 11:51 AM
     

    Dear Families,


    We had a very fun and very high energy last week at the school with all of the kids participating in the Cardboard Design Challenge. It was amazing to see the creative and personalized projects that were made by kids of all ages in the school. Thanks to all the parents who came into the school to help kids create their projects and the ample donations of cardboard!


    Here are some reminders for this upcoming week:


    1. Coffee orders are due back to the school on Monday.


    2. The February PAC meeting is Monday evening at 6:30 in our school library. The meeting will start with a presentation from Mr. Styles and Mr. Scott on the new curriculum and how it is being taught in classrooms at Arthur Stevenson. This information is applicable for parents of all students, so please plan on attending if you have questions about the new curriculum.


    3. Basketball league play continues this week. On Tuesday, our Tier 1 Boys play at home and our Tier 2 Boys play at the Kamloops Christian School.


    4. On Wednesday, our Tier 3 Boys play at RLC.


    5. On Thursday, our Tier 1 Girls play at Marion Schilling and our Tier 2 Girls play at home.


    6. On Friday morning, Mr. Dhaliwal’s and Mrs. Bertoncini’s classes are skating.


    7. On Friday morning, Ms. Sorensen’s class is heading to the Science Centre.


    8. Friday is Pizza Day for students who have already ordered.


    9. The Tier 1 Boys play at the Brock Tournament on both Friday and Saturday.


    10. Next Monday (Feb. 13th)  is the Family Day Holiday, so please enjoy a relaxing day with your Family next Monday.


    Have a spectacular week!


    Mr. Reilly



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    Weekly Update
    by Grant Reilly - Sunday, 29 January 2017, 2:48 PM
     

    Dear Families,


    Thank you to those of you who have brought in gently used books for PAC’s upcoming book sale in the middle of February. PAC is still looking for books, especially children’s books. Thanks in advance for your support.


    This week all of our students will be participating in the Cardboard Design Challenge at school. Thanks for all of the cardboard that has been dropped off at the school. If you are able to help out with this challenge please contact your child’s teacher.


    Here are some reminders for this upcoming week:


    1. This is the last week for Foundation Skills Assessments for students in grades 4 and 7. All students are expected to participate in these assessments


    2. There is a Ministry of Education sponsored meeting on Monday from 5 to 8 pm at the Henry Grube Education Centre to seek input from parents on how student learning should be reported. The first two hours are in an Open House format where parents can give their input and the last hour representatives from the Ministry of Education will answer parents’ questions. Please see the file attached to this message for more information.


    3. Our January Recognition Assembly is Tuesday morning at 8:45.


    4. Basketball league play continues this week. On Tuesday, our Tier 1 Boys play at home and our Tier 2 Boys play at Rayleigh.


    5. On Wednesday, our Tier 3 Boys play at home.


    6. On Thursday, our Tier 1 Girls play at home and our Tier 2 Girls play at St. Ann’s.


    7. On Friday, Mr. Dhaliwal’s, Mrs. Bertoncini’s, and Ms. Sorensen’s classes are skating.


    8. On Friday, the Tier 2 Girls play at the OLPH basketball tournament.


    Have a terrific week!


    Mr. Reilly



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    Weekly Update
    by Grant Reilly - Monday, 23 January 2017, 9:10 AM
     

    Dear Families,


    Here are some reminders and information for this week.


    Thank you to those of you who have brought in gently used books for PAC’s upcoming book sale in the middle of February.


    Our Cardboard Design Challenge is next week, and we have lots of cardboard, so we don’t need anymore donations at this time. Thanks for all your support.


    Here are some reminders for this upcoming week:


    1. Foundation Skills Assessments continues this week for students in grades 4 and 7. All students are expected to participate in these assessments.


    2. Basketball league play continues this week. On Tuesday, our Tier 1 Boys play at home and our Tier 2 Boys play at RL Clemitson.


    4. On Wednesday, our Tier 3 Boys play at home.


    5. On Thursday, our Tier 1 Girls play at home and our Tier 2 Girls play at Kamloops Christian School.


    Have a terrific week!


    Mr. Reilly