Devon Gardens Elementary School

News

  • May 18, 2017

    Thursday News

    Congratulations to our Track and Fied Students! Thank you to the parents and staff who helped make the day possible. 

    Parents of Grade 4 and 7 students should be getting information about a parent survey.

    Please note that we would like to have Jersey Day on Wednesday, May 24. Students are encouraged to wear any jersey that is available to them. As always, participation is optional but we would love to see as many jerseys as possible.

    We will also be having our school panorama photo and grade 7 group photo be taken on Thursday, May 25. Bring your best smiles.

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  • May 16, 2017

    Continuing Education's Summer 2017 Catalogue Out

    Delta Continuing Education's Summer 2017 catalogue is out. ... Read more

  • May 11, 2017

    Thursday News

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    I reminder that we have a popcorn sale tomorrow at recess. 

    Please note that Pyjama and Read in the Dark Day is not tomorrow. It has been rescheduled to June 2.

    Sorry about the confusion.

     

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  • May 11, 2017

    See you at Track!

    The Track Meet is on. See you there. Come prepared for the weather!

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  • May 4, 2017

    Thursday News

    Dear Parents,

     

    More information about Track and Field will be going home early next week. Coaches are finalizing which events students will be participating in.

     

    A reminder that if you would like to provide input and give us information that may help staff decisions for class placements please complete the form below and return to Mr. Douangchanh by 9:00am on Thursday, May 18.

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  • Apr 27, 2017

    Thursday News

     Dear Parents and Guardians,

    Please see below for this week's items for "Thursday News"

    • A Message from Indigenous Education:

      The Indigenous Education Department is conducting a survey to hear the voices of the families with Indigenous ancestry to hear your thoughts for the future of Indigenous Education. This survey has 16 questions and should take approximately 10 minutes of your time. Your comments will be used to help us develop a new Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement (AEEA).

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    • Apr 25, 2017

      2017 Delta Concours d’art oratoire

      Recently, Delta School District held this year’s Concours d’art oratoire at South Delta Secondary. ... Read more

    • Apr 20, 2017

      Thursday News

      A reminder to students attending Camp Jubilee next week that they are to be at school by 7:45am, Wednesday, April 26. Students will have a meeting this Monday during school where they can ask last minute questions and clarify any details on their mind.

       

      From the PAC

      All Neufeld Farms orders are due today, Thursday, April 20th.  If, by chance, it was forgotten in a backpack or bag today, please have your order into the office by 9am tomorrow, Friday. Thank-you.

       

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    • Apr 19, 2017

      The Delta Trades & Technical Career Fair

      Delta School District is excited to be participating in the 5th Annual Delta Trades and Technical Career Fair on April 27th at Sungod Recreation Center from 9:00 am – 8:00 pm. ... Read more

    • Apr 10, 2017

      Summer School Registration

      Registration for Summer School opens April 10th ... Read more

    • Mar 31, 2017

      Colton Cares: Richardson Student Launches Campaign to Give Back to Hospital

      Colton, now a Grade 6 student at Richardson Elementary, has worked tirelessly to recover from his injury, and is working to give back to the hospital and team that saved his life. ... Read more

    • Mar 31, 2017

      PARENT QUESTIONNAIRE : Indigenous Education in the Delta School District

      We would like to hear your voice for the future of Indigenous Education in the Delta School District. This survey has 16 questions and should take approximately 10 minutes of your time. Your comments will be used to help us develop the Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement (AEEA) for the next 5 years. ... Read more

    • Mar 30, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

       

      Easter Bunny Chocolates and Fundraiser information should be going home today with students who are the oldest in their family. If, for some reason, your child did not come home with the fundraiser information and you would like to participate, please contact your child's teacher.

       

       

      FROM THE DG PAC:

       

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    • Mar 24, 2017

      North Delta Student Takes Gold at Provincial Wrestling Championships

      NDSS student Gursher Sangha is heading to Ontario for the 2017 Cadet and Juvenile Canadian Wrestling Championships. ... Read more

    • Mar 14, 2017

      Hoop Shoot 2017

      Hundreds of elementary students from across Delta competed in this year's Hoop Shoot. ... Read more

    • Mar 9, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Please note that report cards will be sent home today.

      We also had a visit from author and Delta Police Officer, Grayson Smith. He shared his book, There's a Norseman in the Classroom. We have posted an order form below if you are interested in purchasing a copy for your child.

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    • Mar 8, 2017

      Sunshine Hills Elementary Raises $8000 for Cops for Cancer

      Last September, Delta Cops for Cancer Cyclists visited Sunshine Hills and generated an enormous amount of excitement and support for their cause, but little did they know how committed and the students were to helping other kids with Cancer in BC. ... Read more

    • Feb 16, 2017

      Continuing Education Spring Catalogues are on Their Way

      Look for your Continuing Ed Catalogue in your local paper on Feb 23/24 ... Read more

    • Feb 8, 2017

      Student Led/Weather

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Given that there is the potential of significant snowfall this evening, we wanted to have plans in place in the event we need to postpone our student led conferences for Thurs Feb 9.  Please be advised that early dismissal scheduled for  2:00 p.m. tomorrow will remain in place.  We will inform parents regarding any rescheduling of the interviews as soon as we have more accurate information regarding the weather.   

      Sincerely,

      Mark Douangchanh

      Principal, Devon Gardens Elementary

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    • Feb 6, 2017

      PAC Meeting Canceled

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Due to current and anticipated weather conditions, the PAC meeting that was scheduled for tonight is canceled.

      A reminder that the school district will make every attempt for schools to remain open during regular school hours. Please continue to listen to news reports and refer to our District Website below for more information.

      http://www.deltasd.bc.ca/news/687

      Sincerely,

      Mark Douangchanh

      Principal, Devon Gardens Elementary

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