Alder Flats Elementary School - 2013/2014
Kindergarten Registration for the 2014/2015 school year will be held Tuesday, March 18 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the Kindergarten room at Alder Flats Elementary School. Your child must be 5 years of age by December 31, 2014 to be eligible to register for the next school year. Please bring your child's birth certificate & your legal land location with you. For more information, please contact Mrs. Laczo or the school office at 780-388-3881.
What's New This Week:
Hot Lunch Program - Hot lunch this week, for those who pre-ordered, is as follows: Tuesday, Mar. 3 - Subs, Thursday, Mar. 6 - Pizza & next Tuesday, Mar. 11 - Lasagna.
Annual Photo Contest - This week is the last week to submit photos to Mrs. Leeder. The 6th Annual Photo Contest is for students in Kindergarten to Grade 6. They can submit only their own work. Photos must be 4 x 6 in size & must be mounted on 5 x 7 white paper, with your child's grade & initials on the back of the mounting. Categories are: People, Places & Objects. Students may enter 1 photo per category. Self-portraits or altered photos will not be accepted. Students are asked not to take photos at school. Photo entries may be submitted to Mrs. Leeder from Feb. 24 to March 7. Judging will take place March 18. Our goal is to beat last year's total of 185 photo entries. If you would like to see Mr. Madill wear a dress & Mrs. Leeder wear a suit, more than 185 photo entries must be submitted. For more information, please contact Mrs. Leeder at 780-388-3881.
Pancakes & PJ's Day - Tuesday, March 4 is Pancakes & PJ's Day. Wear your PJ's to school & enjoy a pancake breakfast provided, prepared & served by the Alder Flats Elementary School Parent Council. The breakfast will be at no charge for students & staff.
Music Alive Presentation - Mrs. Borzel has arranged for 'Music Alive' to do a presentation for our Grade 4 - 6 students on Wednesday, March 5. Music Alive is a free music presentation offered by the National Arts Centre. The centre provides students with a look at the life & music of a famous composer. This year the presentation is called 'Listen Up Canada' & is about Canadian composer R. Murray Schafer.
Summer Reading Camp - We are all ready to have some fun in the sun, so bring on summer! The Alder Flats/Buck Lake Public Library is checking to see if there is enough interest to start a summer reading camp this year. The library would offer storytime, crafts & games. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Linda Volk at 780-388-2397, or just drop by the library to let us know.
Recent School News
Pancakes & PJ's Day
Mar 3 2014
Wear your PJ's to school on Tuesday, March 4 & enjoy a pancake breakfast at no charge! Thank you to AFES Parent Council, who will provide, prepare & serve breakfast to all students.
6th Annual Photo Contest
Mar 3 2014
Remember to submit your photo entries by Friday, March 7. Our goal is to beat last year's total of 185 entries. If you would like to see Mr. Madill wear a dress & Mrs. Leeder wear a suit, more than 185 photos must be submitted! Entries can be submitted…