It’s Pajama Day at EPS on
Wednesday, January 24th.
Anyone choosing to wear their pjs will pay $1, the proceeds of which
will go to our Goodwill Fund. This fund helps support families in need in our
Friday, January 26th, EPS will be
participating in Family Literacy Day. This day is a national awareness
initiative created by ABC Life Literacy in 1999 and held annually to raise
awareness regarding the importance of reading and engaging in other
literacy–related activities as a family. Teachers in all grades will be sending
a variety of activities home for parents to do with their children. The
following websites have some interesting information and a variety of 15 minute
fun ideas: http://abclifeliteracy.ca/fld/15-minutes-of-fun and http://www.FamilyLiteracyDay.ca Taking time every day to read or to do a learning activity
with children is crucial to a child’s development and can improve a child’s
reading ability dramatically.
We are looking for volunteers to help in the
following ways: Safe Arrival and the Fluoride program. If you are interested
and able to volunteer in any capacity, please contact the school at 856-3476.