Monthly Archives: December 2012

From the Director of Education, Dr. Chris Spence

Dear Parents, Please click on the following link  to read a letter from Dr. Chris Spence regarding the Sandy Hook tragedy:  Ltr to Parents re Sandy Hook TIPS FOR PARENTS-HELPING CHILDREN DEAL WITH A CRISIS Bring up the topic at a time and … Continue reading

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Jackman’s response to the Connecticut School Shooting

The school will not be holding a minute of silence or making an announcement about the tragic school shooting in Connecticut. Teachers have been advised that if a student raises it, they will respond briefly with care and sensitivity using … Continue reading

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Announcement regarding the one-day walkout

ATTENTION ALL JACKMAN PARENTS/CAREGIVERS Elementary teachers with the TDSB have been informed by their union that a one-day walkout will take place on Tuesday, December 18, 2012. School will be closed for the day and will resume on Wednesday, Dec. … Continue reading

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Cookie Dough Pick-up- This Thursday Dec 13th!

COOKIE DOUGH PICKUP- Thursday DEC 13TH! WHERE:  General Purpose Room GPR (Gym) WHEN:   from 3pm – 6pm Please make arrangements for pickup as dough is fresh and cannot be refrigerated at school. The Fundraising Team

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Possible school closure- One day strike

Please read the attached letter regarding possible school closure if our teachers go out for a one day strike in the next two weeks. Although the school will be closed, the Jackman Daycare will be open for the children under … Continue reading

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Introducing you to the Jackman Parent Council Equity Committee

We will be featuring the different committees that make up the parent council both in our newsletter and on the blog! Join a committee today! You know you want to:) Equity Committee Who we are: The equity committee is composed of Jackman … Continue reading

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Turning Point Youth Services Parent Workshop Series

Parent Workshop Series: *please see contact info at the end of this post- you must reserve a spot to attend.* Anxiety: Your Child’s Worries and Fears Presented by: Saretta Herman, MSW & Jeremy Jacob, MA (Psych) Wednesday,  January 16, 2013 … Continue reading

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