'Snow Angel' Performance at Winfield School - Monday, Feb. 2.  Reminder:  Students may be late arriving home on the bus that afternoon.

'Snow Angel' Performance at Winfield School - Monday, Feb. 2. Reminder: Students may be late arriving home on the bus that afternoon.

What's New This Week:


January Hot Lunch Program - The following is a list of hot lunches, for those who pre-ordered, for the month of January - Jan. 27 - Tacos in a Bag & Jan. 29 - Hot Dogs.  Next Tuesday, Feb. 3 is Sub Day for those who pre-ordered. The February Hot Lunch Program pre-order forms are due Thursday, Jan. 29/15. 

Kindergarten Skating - Alder Flats Elementary School Kindergarten students will be going skating at the Alder Flats rink (providing the ice has not yet melted) on Tuesday, Jan. 27 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  Helmets are mandatory.  They also plan to go skating Feb. 10 & 24, weather permitting.  Parents are welcome!

One Book One School - The final activity for 'Because of Winn Dixie' will be this Thursday, Jan. 29.

Red Cross Babysitter's Course - Ms. Wynia has arranged for a Babysitter's Course for Grade 6 students to be held on Friday, Jan. 30/15.  For more information, please contact Ms. Wynia at 780-388-3881.

'Backwards' Day - Thursday, Jan. 29 is 'Backwards' Day at Alder Flats Elementary School.  Let's have some fun - wear everything backwards!

No School - There will be no school for students Friday, Jan. 30 due to a Professional Development Day for staff.  Have a great long weekend!

'Snow Angel' Performance - Monday, Feb. 2 Alder Flats Elementary School students will be going to Winfield Elementary School for the 'Snow Angel' performance.  Students will leave Alder Flats School at about 1:00 p.m.  The performance ends at approximately 3:00 p.m.  Students will return by regular dismissal time or shortly thereafter.  Please be aware that students may be a bit late returning from Winfield School, so please expect that students may be late arriving home on the bus that afternoon.

Spring Fling Trade Show - Alder Flats Parent Council presents their 'Spring Fling Trade Show'.  They are hosting both home businesses & crafty vendors alike. There will be a lasagna supper available at a cost of $5 per adult & $3 per child (10 yrs. of age & under).  The trade show will be held March 12 from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the Alder Flats Elementary School gym.  To book a table, or for more information, please contact Susan at 780-202-3000 or email Alanna at Alanna.kevin@gmail.com.

ACOL School Performance Survey - Parents/Guardians of students in Grades 4 to Grade 6 will be receiving a School Performance Survey, which will be sent directly from Alberta Education.  It is important that you complete the survey to help evaluate school performance & to help make any needed improvements to your children's education program.  

Breakfast Program - Research shows that ultimate learning potential occurs when students are not hungry.  Apples, oranges, granola bars & cereal bars will be available to students who need that extra little 'pick-me-up' to get them through morning classes.  Donations of the above items or cash donations would be greatly appreciated.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Leeder or Ms. Wynia @ 780-388-3881.

Music Program Fundraiser - Our sound system is very old & tired & is in dire need of replacement.  A new system will cost about $12,000.  We would also like to add to our instruments for the music program, by purchasing bass xylophones & metalophones.  These instruments will cost approximately $5,000.  If you are able to help, any donations would be greatly appreciated.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Borzel at 780-388-3881.  Thank you to Keyera for their generous donation towards our Music Program.


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