• Fundraiser,  Pizza Lunch,  School Event

    New! SUBWAY Sandwich Lunch Thursday March 7

    Elkhorn SAC is doing a trial run for Subway School Lunch on
    Thursday March 7
    Order your SUBWAY Sandwich today

    Order now via 

    Link here: https://www.schoolcashonline.com/

    Order is ONLY for 6” SUBWAY Sandwich
    NO drink or side is included

    If you are NOT ordering a SUBWAY Sandwich for your child/children, please remember to pack a lunch .

    All proceeds from this Subway lunch will be used to have scientists in school , grade 5th graduation ceremony and ordering t-shirts for new students.

    Click here to download official poster

  • Uncategorized

    Chess Program Announcement

    **Pre-registration now closed**

    **Email notification will be sent out to parents during the week of March 4. If your child(ren) have received a spot, instructions for payment will be provided**

    Attention! The registration process has been updated!Image result for chess kids

    The Spring Session (March 2019) is coming up!  If you wish to register your child/children for the spring session of ”Chess with Mr. S” after school program, please sign up on the preregistration form below or link here: **Registration now closed**

    The preregistration will run until March 1, 2019.  There will be no payment required at this point.

    Please provide the below information if you would like to preregister for the Spring program:

    • Student name(s)
    • Parent name
    • Contact information

    Once your child(ren) have been confirmed a spot, we will contact you directly during the week of March 4th to provide instructions on how to to complete the registration and submit payment for the Chess Program.

    We will continue to monitor the demand for the program and review different options for future sessions; Such as, adding extra room/day or using lottery.  *The scholarship spots are available.

    If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Natalya at 416-460-7586 or nselinkan@yahoo.com

    Please note, this after school program is only available to current Elkhorn P.S. students.

     

  • Community,  Fundraiser,  School Event

    Elkhorn SAC Movie Night – Wed Jan 23

    You’re Invited!

    The Elkhorn SAC Fundraiser Movie Night

    Wednesday January 23 at 6 PM @ Elkhorn School Gymnasium

    Elkhorn School Advisory Council is organizing another great family movie night.

    Tickets are $10.00 per family via School Cash Online. This price includes 4 bags of popcorn and 2 bananas.

    We also accept Cash or Credit at the door.

     

    
    


    We are asking everyone to please bring their own water bottles in order to help save the environment.

    Coffee, Snacks and Pizza will be for sale at the Snack Bar for an additional cost.

    All proceeds from this event will be for Enrichment Programs for the students.

    This is a family event.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Purchase your ticket now at SchoolCashOnline.

     

  • Community,  Fundraiser,  School Event

    You are invited: ELKHORN’S JOLLY HOLIDAY PARTY

    ELKHORN’S JOLLY HOLIDAY PARTY

    If you can help, please email us at admin@elkhornschoolcouncil.ca

  • Community,  Fundraiser,  Parent Event,  School Event

    Calling for volunteers! We need your Help!

    If you have some time,
    we could really use your help!

    There are lots of activities and events at our school, so there are many opportunities to volunteer.  Whether it is helping to hand out pizza, Costco runs, or supervising the bouncy castle at the Fun Fair, it takes volunteers to make it all possible.

    Volunteering is a great way to meet other parents, influence the school environment, and support students, teachers and school administrators

    Areas we are looking for help now:

    Photographer for ELKHORN’S JOLLY HOLIDAY PARTY

    (Nov 28 6pm to 8pm)

    Are you a professional photographer or photography is your hobby?  If you are, we need your help! We will be having a photo booth for families to take holiday pictures. If you are available to help, kindly contact Shadi at shadilessan@gmail.com

    Commitment:
    Nov 28th 6:00pm – 8:00pm

    Click here to Volunteer for Photographer!


    Lunch Helpers for Pizza Days 

    Distribute Pizza, Chips & Drinks to students in the Classroom.

    Commitment: 45 minutes each Pizza Day between 11:30am – 12:15pm

    Duration: Sept – June

    Contact: Dawn @ pizzalunch@elkhornschoolcouncil.ca
    (Please let Dawn know which day(s) you’re available and she will contact you and schedule you in)

    2018 Upcoming pizza lunch dates: Nov 22, Dec 6, Dec 20

    Pizza Lunch Volunteer guide can be found here:
    https://www.elkhornschoolcouncil.ca/main/pizza-lunch-volunteer-guide/ 

    Click here to Volunteer for Pizza Lunch Helper!


    Other events coming up that will require more volunteers may include Holiday Event, Movie nights, Clothing Drive and Fun Fair just to mention a few. Notice for volunteers will be announced closer to the date of the events. Stay tuned!

    We encourage you to sign up & get involved.
    It’s fun. It’s rewarding.
    Lets make it possible for our kids! 

    Click here to if you want to Volunteer for future Events!

  • Community,  News,  Parent Event

    We Need your Input!Elkhorn School Statement of Needs

    Dear Elkhorn Parents, 

    We need your input to complete the annual School Statement of Needs.

    What is the School Statement of Needs:
    Every fall, all school councils give their superintendent a summary of their school/community’s priorities in the event the school will be having a change in principal. As your school council, we are asking all parents to give us feedback regarding what you think the priorities for our school are.

    What We Need From You (Elkhorn Parents):
    Please email your comments to chair@elkhornschoolcouncil.ca by Thursday November 22, 2018 so we can incorporate your thoughts into the School Statement of Needs.

    Yes! I would like to provide Feedback

    We will also be at the school on Wednesday November 21, 2018 between 4pm to 5pm if you would like to discuss anything in person.

    Resource:
    More information about the School Statement of Needs can be found on the TDSB website: http://www.torontopiac.com/uploads/3/4/8/1/34816230/piac_sson_parent_guild.pdf

    A copy of the School Statement of Needs form can be obtained here: http://www.torontopiac.com/uploads/3/4/8/1/34816230/sson_form.pdf

    We appreciate your time in responding to this request and value your feedback.

    Sincerely,

    Shadi Lessan and Melody Nguyen
    Elkhorn School Advisory Council Co-chairs

    Visit us at https://www.elkhornschoolcouncil.ca/main/

  • Uncategorized

    Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend

    Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend, so be sure to set your clocks back by one hour at 2 am Sunday, November 4.

    For the most part, it will be effortless to change the time on your smartphones and computers as the time change should be automatic.

    Sunday, November 4, 2018, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
    Sunday, November 4, 2018, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

    Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 4, 2018 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.