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Dear Parents and Guardians, Below are the school supply lists for your convenience. K – Gr.7 English Supply Lists 2018-19 K – Gr.7 French Supply Lists 2018-2019

Dear Parents and Guardians, As I write the last Dragon’s breath for the year, I want to thank you for all your help and support. I truly feel that we are a lucky school and I feel blessed to be a part of it.   Did you forget to order a yearbook? There are only… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, A huge thank you last week for all your support with Family Fun Night and Sports Day. A huge thank you to our PAC for all their hard work. We could not have had such great events without the support from such wonderful parents. As we wrote last week, we are… Read more »

  Dear Parents and Guardians, Family Fun Night – June 14 We are excited for our DG families to join us this coming Thursday for Family Fun Night.  You will find price lists for the BBQ concession and for the ride wristbands here. Thank you to all those that have signed up to volunteer.  We… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you to all those who were able to come out to our Parent Appreciation Assembly and Reception. We have been getting many requests for information about more Hip Hop lessons. If you want to look into more lessons for your child, please contact Mike Figueroa at 1-Vibe Entertainment mike.figueroa83@gmail.com With over… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, The kids have been having a great time with Hip Hop and they can’t wait to perform for you on Wednesday. Please see below for the simple dress guidelines listed for each class. In most cases, these items should be easy to find. However, please do not worry if you can’t find… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Congratulations to all our students who made it to our District Track Meet. Thank you to all the teachers, staff and parents who made this year’s track and field season the success that it was.     Message from the Devon Gardens PAC As we near the end of another school… Read more »

  Dear Parents and Guardians, To all the moms out there. I hope that you are having a great Mother’s Day. I hope that you are spoiled with love and appreciation. Thank you for that you do for your/our kids.     Do you have any pictures of school events? Please feel free to either… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I have been having some tech issues with our school website. Due to that, I’ve posted this week’s Dragon’s Breath here on our old site instead. I apologise for any inconvenience.    Just a reminder that if you plan on moving over the summer, the school would like to know as… Read more »

  Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for taking the time to read this week’s edition of the Dragon’s Breath.   Track and field practices are still happening regularly as we get ready for our Regional Track Meet at North Delta Secondary on May 8.  Please have your child continue to listen to announcements to… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Track and field has started for our intermediate classes.  Thank you to all our teachers who are volunteering their time to help coach.  Here is a practice schedule for grade 6 and 7 track and field events that has been created so far.  However, in order to accommodate other events that… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians,   Thank you for coming out to our Vaisakhi Assembly and for supporting our Heritage Fair. We would like to thank Mme Jassal and Ms. Arjun for the hard work for these events.   FRENCH CAMPS!   Yearbooks are now available through lunch ordering website! These make a great keepsake. Get… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you as always for taking the time to read our Dragon’s Breath. Thank you for all your support for Light it Up Blue. It was great to have an opportunity to bring a bit more awareness about autism to our school.   As you know, this year our district implemented… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope that you all have had a great spring break. Happy Easter to all of you and I hope that the Easter Bunny was good to your family. Thank you to all those who were able to support our Easter Lollies Fundraiser. We truly appreciate it.     Parents of… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for all the support you gave to your kids during Science Fair. The kids had such a great time. Congratulations to all those who made it the District Science Fair. We even made it into the Optimist. Delta Optimist – Science Fair     As we mentioned last week,… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Popcorn Day has moved. It is MARCH 9. Don’t forget your Loonie!   JERSEY DAY and CRAZY HAIR DAY is MARCH 9   Just a friendly reminder that our schools are a smoke free zone. EASTER LOLLIES ARE DUE MARCH 7! Purdy’s Easter Bunny Chocolate Sale 2018 Purdy’s Easter Bunny Chocolate Sale… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope your children are enjoying the snow. Just another reminder to please make sure that kids come dressed appropriately for the weather. Please expect that kids will go out for recess and lunch, unless there is extreme weather. Please also be reminded that we do not have the capacity to allow kids come in before our morning… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope you are reading this during a time when you are rested and relaxed. Thank you for reading our Dragon’s Breath. We sincerely, hope to keep you as informed as possible.   LACROSSE The school district is offering some Lacrosse Camps. Please have a look at the info link below… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope that you have a great Family Day weekend. I truly hope that you try to take extra time with your loved ones and do something fun together. Parent Calendar It has come to our attention that some parents may be accidently looking at the district calendar instead of our… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, The kids in Mme Ko’s class had the honour of having Mr. Mark Madryga visit their class this week. Mr. Madryga will be reading some jokes from a joke book made by our students Monday morning on Global at 7:50am. So set your PVRs!   As mentioned last week…student Led Conferences are coming… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Student Led Conferences are coming up on February 7 and 8. Please note that the purpose of Student Led Conferences are meant to give your children an opportunity to share their learning with you. Teachers will work with students to prepare them for this day. This is much different than a… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Just a quick edition this week. We are asking families to bring $5 per student so we can replenish some supplies in the Earthquake Bin. Please click below for more information and send $5 with your child as soon as possible. Emergency Supplies     PAJAMA DAY will be Wednesday January… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for your support this first week back. Just another reminder that as the weather is still cold and wet, please make sure that kids come dressed appropriately for the weather. Please expect that kids will go out for recess and lunch, unless there is extreme weather. Please also be reminded that we do not have… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Welcome back! I hope that you have been able to spend some time with your loved ones over the holidays. Thank you for your generosity with our Christmas Hampers and Food Drive. Our community truly touched my heart its’ kindness and compassion.     BURNSVIEW and DELVIEW INFO NIGHTS Burnsview’s Grade… Read more »

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Dear Parents and Guardians, The Christmas concert is on! To the best of our knowledge it looks like rain will take over and hopefully wash away the snow. Please note that doors will open no earlier than 6:30pm. Students should go to their classes at 6:30pm. The show will start at 7:00pm. Don’t forget your… Read more »

Thank you to those who caught my errors in the last announcements that were sent out on Thursday. It was really appreciated.   Reminder that Thursday, Dec 21 will be Red and Green Day. Please encourage your kids to wear Red or Green or both Red and Green. SPIRIT WEAR SHOULD BE COMING IN THE NEXT… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, WE NEED YOUR HELP!!! Christmas HampersAs stated on Thursday, our school will be sponsoring multiple families in the community of Delta during Christmas this year. The staff at Devon Gardens would love your help in making the holidays just a bit brighter for these families. We could definitely use your help! If you would… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, We decided to extend our spirit wear order by one day. Tomorrow will be your LAST CHANCE to get orders in.  T-SHIRTS $15                                                  HOODIES $25 Please complete… Read more »

Hi Everyone, Our new website is up and live! Check it out! We are working hard to make our more useful. You will still find our Parent Calendar and other familiar features on it. Please take some time to explore our site! The Dragon’s Breath will now be housed here on our school website. Archived issues of… Read more »

Dragon’s Breath Nov 20 – 24 Posted on November 19, 2017 by mdouangchanh Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope that this sneak peek finds you at a relaxing time. Thank you for taking the time read our editions of the Dragon’s Breath. Some of you know that in the background we have been quietly working on our new… Read more »

Dragons Breath Nov 14 – 17 Posted on November 13, 2017 by mdouangchanh Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you to all those who supported our Remembrance Day Assembly. I am very proud of all the hard work and thoughtfulness that went into preparing for that morning. I hope that during the long weekend that you not only were… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope that turning back time for an hour allowed you to sneak in some extra time with your kids. Thank you for taking the time to read our weekly Editions of the Dragon’s Breath. Thank you for coming out to our Halloween parade and for making the day fun for… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, As you know Halloween is coming up on Tuesday. Our Costume Parade will be at 9:00am on Halloween. Students are encouraged to come to school dressed in their Halloween Costume. They will have a chance to be part of the parade that goes throughout the school. Please be reminded that… costumes should… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for making our Parent-Teacher Conferences and our Book Fair a huge success. We are thankful to be working with you in order to make our school the best that we can for your child. Halloween Costume Parade and Costume Guidelines Our Costume Parade will be at 9:00am on Halloween. Students are… Read more »

Dear Parents and Guardians, I hope that this weekend brings you plenty of family time and opportunities to hug your kids and loved ones. I hope that the extra time allows you to laugh and re-charge together. As always, I am truly thankful for the support you give us. Without you, our school would not be… Read more »

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 Parents are to sign up for Parent-Teacher Conferences through “Parent Connect”. If you have yet to get set up on Parent Connect… Read more »

Dear Parents, Once again, thank you for helping make Devon Gardens such an amazing community! I feel truly blessed to come to work every day to spend time with such wonderful students, staff, and parents!   We raised $730 dollars for the Terry Fox Foundation. Thank you for your support and for coming out to… Read more »