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 HAVE YOU REGISTERED FOR THE BUS FOR 2021-2022?               

School Bus registration will be a little different this year. Please read the attached information to learn more.

Instructions for the registration process can be found HERE.

Any questions can be directed to the transportation department at 250-474-9845

 
 

 

PARENT HANDBOOK

We are updating the parent handbook over the summer.

 
 

Elementary School Supply Information for 2021-2022 year

All classes grade kindergarten to grade 5 will have school supplies pre-purchased and ordered in bulk for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please see here for details.

Middle School Supply Lists for 2021-2022 year

PAC has partnered with School Start to offer pre-made, customizable kits that include the listed supplies below that will be delivered to your door.  You may also choose to print off the list and purchase the items yourself.

 Grade 6 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 7 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 6 see list here

Grade 7 see list here

Grade 8 see list here

 
 

YOU STILL HAVE TIME PARENTS

For this week only, between 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., parents or students can pick up student belongings or student’s Grade 5 or Grade 8 Graduation Certificates.   This will be the last opportunity for parents or students to go through the Lost and Found unclaimed items as well.   Any lost and found items left behind after Friday will be donated to charity.

Please come to the back of the school (Staff Parking Lot) and call the office 250-478-5571 when you arrive at the door . 

 

 
 

Dates to Remember:   

June 24 – Dress like a Tacky Tourist Day

June 28 – Grade 8 Fun Day

June 29 – Last Day of School

June 29 – Donate Lost & Found clothing to Charity

 

 

 

 

School News:

FREE Medical Alert Bracelets for Students

You can order a free medical alert for your child through the Canadian Medic Alert Foundation.  Visit www.nochildwithout.ca and quote Bar Code #10057773 & Pin Number 594636.

If your student has a new health condition that you have not yet communicated to us, or if their health condition has changed, please email johnstubbs@sd62.bc.ca as soon as possible to let us know. If paperwork is required, we will provide you with the appropriate forms for you to fill out and have signed by your physician.  Please read the here.

Grade 8 Beach Day

On June 25th all grade 8 students will be going to the Esquimalt Lagoon for the day.  Students should pack enough food, water, towel, sunscreen and wear appropriate beach clothing for this event. There will be food trucks at the Lagoon if your student wants to purchase a lunch.    Parents can pre-arrange to pick up their student at beach next to the bridge at the end of the day at 2:00 p.m.  Please email your teacher, see below, if you are planning to pick up your student at the beach.  The rest of grade 8 students will be walking back to the school by 2:15 p.m.  If you arrive late to the beach for pick up, please make your way to the school to pick up your student at 2:50 p.m.

Mr. E. Moisan email is emoisan@sd62.bc.ca

Ms. J. Brick email is jbrick@sd62.bc.ca

Ms. J. McCordic email is jmcordic@sd62.bc.ca

Grade 8 Fun Day Activities will be on Monday, June 28th.  All grade 8 students will be celebrating through preplanned activities including a photo booth and games.  Your teacher will be sending home specific information regarding this day.

 

Current Information That Parents Need to Know

 

NEWS RELEASE:  Return to School in September

On June 17th, the BC Government released details about our return to school in September. We can now expect that the next school year will be much closer to normal – with full day, full time, in school learning in September. We will continue to work with the Ministry of Education and public health experts during the summer to finalize plans to ensure the safety of students and staff. To support a safe return to school, the government is providing $43.6 million for enhanced cleaning measures, and to support First Nations and Métis students, mental health services, learning impacts to students as well as rapid response teams. To learn more, see the news release and FAQ, please visit our website: https://www.sd62.bc.ca/news-events/news/september-2021-school-back-normal

 

Elementary School Supply Information for 2021-2022 year

All classes grade kindergarten to grade 5 will have school supplies pre-purchased and ordered in bulk for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please see here for details..

 

Middle School Supply Lists for 2021-2022 year

PAC has partnered with School Start to offer pre-made, customizable kits that include the listed supplies below that will be delivered to your door.  You may also choose to print off the list and purchase the items yourself.

 Grade 6 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 7 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 6 see list here

Grade 7 see list here

Grade 8 see list here

 

 

END OF YEAR COMMUNICATING STUDENT LEARNING

All École John Stubbs parents and guardians should practice logging into the parent portal this week so that you are ready to view report cards at the end of June. All report cards will be published to the parent portal on June 29th.  If you have not registered or are having problems logging into your Parent Portal see HERE.    If you have any issues, please contact our office team: 250-478-5571.

 

 

LOST AND FOUND ITEMS for PARENTS TO VIEW

All the Lost and Found items will be located in the back of the school courtyard next to the stairs to the upper fields from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Any items left behind after the last day of School will be donated to charity.  Please feel free to look during that time.

 

 

School Calendar 2021-2022 see here for John Stubbs 2021-2022 CalendarYou can also see what’s happening this month at John Stubbs in the calendar of events HERE. The last day of classes in June is Tuesday, June 29th.

 

 

 

DOWNLOAD THE JOHN STUBBS APP A great way to ensure you are staying connected with communication from the school is by downloading the John Stubbs app. Scan the QR code or find the app here: John Stubbs APP

District News and Links

District Parent Letters and Information – Previously sent out by SD62

 

K-12 HEALTH CHECKER APP

One of the most important factors to keeping schools safe is a daily screening for any COVID-19 symptoms, and having students and staff stay home if sick.  Daily health checks continue to be required. To support daily screening, a new K-12 health-checker app has been developed for students and families and can be found at: K-12 Health Check (gov.bc.ca)

 

SD62 SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020-2021

We have had questions about upcoming dates for the remainder of the school year. Please take a look at the SD62 calendar HERE.

 
 

Dates to Remember:   

June 23 – Grade 5 Celebration Day Activities

June 24 – Dress like a Tacky Tourist Day

June 25 – Grade 8 Beach Day

June 28 – Grade 8 Fun Day

June 29 – Last Day of School

June 29 – Donate Lost & Found clothing to Charity

 

School News:

Grade 5 Celebration Day Activities

On June 23rd all grade 5 students will have cohort friendly games on the upper field in the afternoon.  PAC is buying all the students cold treats to celebrate their achievement.  Please remind students to dress accordingly and bring a hat, water and sunscreen, etc.

Grade 8 Beach Day

On June 25th all grade 8 students will be going to the Esquimalt Lagoon for the day.  Students should pack enough food, water, towel,

sunscreen and wear appropriate beach clothing for this event. There will be food trucks at the Lagoon if your student wants to purchase a lunch.    Parents can pre-arrange to pick up their student at beach next to the bridge at the end of the day at 2:00 p.m.  Please email your teacher, see below, if you are planning to pick up your student at the beach.  The rest of grade 8 students will be walking back to the school by 2:15 p.m.  If you arrive late to the beach for pick up, please make your way to the school to pick up your student at 2:50 p.m.

Mr. E. Moisan email is emoisan@sd62.bc.ca

Ms. J. Brick email is jbrick@sd62.bc.ca

Ms. J. McCordic email is jmcordic@sd62.bc.ca

Grade 8 Fun Day Activities will be on Monday, June 28th.  All grade 8 students will be celebrating through preplanned activities including a photo booth and games.  Your teacher will be sending home specific information regarding this day.

 

 

Elementary School Supply Information for 2021-2022 year 

All classes grade kindergarten to grade 5 will have school supplies pre-purchased and ordered in bulk for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please see here for details..

 

Middle School Supply Lists for 2021-2022 year

PAC has partnered with School Start to offer pre-made, customizable kits that include the listed supplies below that will be delivered to your door.  You may also choose to print off the list and purchase the items yourself.

Grade 6 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 7 Late French Immersion see list here

Grade 6 see list here

Grade 7 see list here

Grade 8 see list here

 

Current Information That Parents Need to Know

 

END OF YEAR COMMUNICATING STUDENT LEARNING

All École John Stubbs parents and guardians should practice logging into the parent portal this week so that you are ready to view report cards at the end of June. All report cards will be published to the parent portal on June 29th.  If you have not registered or are having problems logging into your Parent Portal see HERE.    If you have any issues, please contact our office team: 250-478-5571.

 

LIBRARY BOOKS RETURN   All students must return their books right away. If your child has missing books, please keep looking! (even under their bed … who know what can lurk there!) This week, we will start calling home and invoicing any books that have not yet been returned. Replacing library books is costly and we need your support in maintaining our excellent collection – please return all books. Any books that remain overdue beyond June 14th will be marked as “lost” and an emailed invoice for the cost of the book will be sent to the parent(s). We appreciate your diligence in making sure all our precious books make their way back to school safely.

 

 

LOST AND FOUND ITEMS for PARENTS TO VIEW

All the Lost and Found unclaimed items will be located outside under the balcony, which faces the bus loop on the College Crescent side of the school from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Any items left behind after the last day of School will be donated to charity.  Please feel free to look during that time.

 

 

School Calendar 2021-2022 see here for John Stubbs 2021-2022 CalendarYou can also see what’s happening this month at John Stubbs in the calendar of events HERE. The last day of classes in June is Tuesday, June 29th.

 

 

DOWNLOAD THE JOHN STUBBS APP

A great way to ensure you are staying connected with communication from the school is by downloading the John Stubbs app. Scan the QR code or find the app hereJohn Stubbs APP

 

District News and Links:

District Parent Letters and Information – Previously sent out by SD62

 

SD62 SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020-2021

We have had questions about upcoming dates for the remainder of the school year. Please take a look at the SD62 calendar HERE.

 
 

Dates to Remember:   

  • June 7 – Library Book Returned to School Library
  • June 14 – Library Invoices to Parents for Lost Books
  • June 24 – Dress like a Tacky Tourist Day
  • June 29 – Donate Lost & Found to Charity
  • June 29 – Last Day of School

TACKY TOURIST DAY

Dress up like a Tacky Tourist on Thursday, June 24th

LOST AND FOUND ITEMS

Starting Monday, June 7th we will be leaving all the Lost and Found unclaimed items, outside under the balcony, which faces the bus loop on the College Crescent side of the school. Please feel free to visit the Lost and Found anytime between 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. until June 29th.  Any items left behind after the last day of School will be donated to charity.  Please feel free to go through the Lost and Found rack.

 

END OF YEAR COMMUNICATION STUDENT LEARNING

All École John Stubbs parents and guardians should practice logging into the parent portal this week so that you are ready to view report cards at the end of June. All report cards will be published to the parent portal on June 29th.  If you have not registered or are having problems logging into your Parent Portal see HERE.    If you have any issues, please contact our office team: 250-478-5571.

 

FACEMASK

Please remember to supply your Grade 4 to Grade 8 student with a face mask.  It is a good idea to pack extra in their back packs to ensure your child always has one available.

 

LIBRARY BOOKS RETURN

All students must return their books right away. If your child has missing books, please keep looking! (even under their bed … who know what can lurk there!)

This week, we will start calling home and invoicing any books that have not yet been returned. Replacing library books is costly and we need your support in maintain our excellent collection – please return all books. Any books that remain overdue beyond June 14th will be marked as “lost” and an emailed invoice for the cost of the book will be sent to the parent(s). We appreciate your diligence in making sure all our precious books make their way back to school safely.

 

 

School Calendar 2021-2022

See here for John Stubbs 2021-2022 Calendar.  You can also see what’s happening this month at John Stubbs in the calendar of events HERE. The last day of classes in June is Tuesday, June 29th.

 

K-12 HEALTH CHECKER APP

One of the most important factors to keeping schools safe is a daily screening for any COVID-19 symptoms, and having students and staff stay home if sick.  Daily health checks continue to be required. To support daily screening, a new K-12 health-checker app has been developed for students and families and can be found at: K-12 Health Check (gov.bc.ca)

DOWNLOAD THE JOHN STUBBS APP

A great way to ensure you are staying connected with communication from the school is by downloading the John Stubbs app. Scan the QR code below or find the app here: John Stubbs APP

 

District News and Links:

District Parent Letters and Information – Previously sent out by SD62

 

SD62 SCHOOL CALENDAR 2020-2021

We have had questions about upcoming dates for the remainder of the school year. Please take a look at the SD62 calendar HERE.

 
 

Dear Families, 

Please see attached letter from VIHA about a COVID-19 exposure at Ecole John Stubbs Memorial School.

General Notification Letter – May 5, 6 Ecole John Stubbs Memorial

The dates of possible exposure occurred May 5 & 6.

Medium-Risk letters: these may also be sent by SD62 on behalf of VIHA to certain classes or cohorts. VIHA decides who these are sent to.

High-Risk letters: If VIHA decides that your child had high-risk to exposure, you will receive a high-risk letter and telephone call from school admin AND Island Health. 

Subsequent letters (medium-risk and high-risk) are sent out very quickly. SD62 will do its best to communicate with you, but please understand that ALL direction comes from VIHA. 

If you have any questions, please call 8-1-1. 

Thank you, 

Sandra Szalipszki
Principal
Ecole John Stubbs Memorial School

 
 

Social Media Awareness, Digital Citizenship and Cyberbully workshop for parents: SPEAC is hosting this presentation put on by Safer Schools Together. This is free and for SD62 families only this time. It’s very popular and informative! Parents will learn about:

  • Social Media Update – The most current apps and trends in your children’s social media lives
  • Pick Your Battles! – Balance the yin with the yang, promote independence while taking a strong stance on certain subjects.
  • Current Research – Brain development, technology, and violent video games.
  • Digital Footprint and Reputation – With their future approaching, recruiters and employers are taking note – What will they find?
  • Strategies to use at home – Recommendations for family rules, parental controls, and developing a family tech plan.

Registration on Eventbrite:  https://speacsocialmedia.eventbrite.ca

 
 

We hope you enjoy a clip from our Gratitude Ceremony yesterday celebrating our new Nature Playground.

Gratitude Ceremony Oct 2020