Devon Gardens Elementary School

News

  • Oct 4, 2017

    Early Edition of Thursday News Oct 4

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    Parent-Teacher Conferences

    Our parent-teacher conferences are coming up on Oct 11th and 12th. 

    -Wednesday, Oct 11 - 12:00pm Dismissal, Conferences from 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    -Thursday, Oct 12 - 2:00pm Dismissal, Conferences from 2:15pm - 7:00pm

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  • Sep 28, 2017

    Thursday New Sept 28th

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    A few reminders for tomorrow. 

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  • Sep 13, 2017

    Thursday News Sept 14

     

    Fruit and Veggie Day on Thursday: Students will get a chance to sample blueberries.

    PAC Popcorn Day on Friday at recess. Students may bring a loonie to purchase a bag of popcorn.

    Crossing Guards: Students in grades 5-7 interested in crossing guard this year, will have the opportunity to be trained by Delta Police this Friday afternoon. Notices are available at the office or by clicking here.

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  • Jun 16, 2017

    SPORTS DAY IS ON!

    Dear Parents,

    Sports Day is on! Mix of sun and cloud today with a high of 17 degrees. Since there is a good chance that the fields may be wet from last night, try and bring extra socks and shoes if possible. Remember that HELMETS and MANDATORY for the Wheels Parade.

    Sincerely,

    Mark Douangchanh

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  • Jun 8, 2017

    Thursday News

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    Please see the following for Thursday News.

    Please consider helping out for family fun night! Please click below for more info.

    Family Fun Night, Volunteer Help

    Please click below for more info about our Cake Walk

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  • 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 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 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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    • 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 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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    • 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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    • Jan 26, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and guardians,

      Just a few reminders this week.

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    • Jan 19, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Please see the appropriate notices below.

      Pottery Program

      Grade 7 Girls Basketball Permission Form . More permission forms to come soon from other coaches.

      Updated Basketball Practice Schedule . Game schedule to be confirmed.

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    • Jan 12, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Families,

       - Previews of planned learning activities for Term 2 will be sent home electronically by classroom teachers today and tomorrow.

       - Online ordering for Hot Lunch is now open for January, February, and March.  This will remain open until January 19th. See instructions attached below.

       - Letters are going home with Grade 7 students today confirming their Secondary School placements.

      There are a number of notices posted below:

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    • Jan 5, 2017

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Please click on the appropriate notices below.

      Kindergarten Vision and Hearing Screening

      Notice for grade 7 students who intend on going to Burnsview next year

      Burnsview will also be having a French Immersion Parent night on January 12th at 7:00pm.

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    • Dec 15, 2016

      Thursday News

      Dear Parents and Guardians,

      Just a few reminders for tomorrow.

      Tomorrow is Red, Green and Santa hat day. Students are encouraged to participate by wearing red and/or green. If students have a Santa hat, please encourage them to wear to school. 

       

      As a treat, students from Kindergarten to Grade 4 will be viewing a movie in the gym. The movie will be "The Secret Life of Pets" (rated G). During the movie, students may bring a pillow and/or small blanket if the wish.

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