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RSS January 2017

Newsletter for Richmond Street School, January 2017


  1. Principal: Mr. MacJanet .......................................... Vice Principal: Mrs. Alcox

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  2. From the Office

  3. Welcome back to school! We trust that you have had a refreshing break and are returning with stories of happy holiday memories to share. We want to wish the Richmond Street community a happy, healthy, and prosperous new year. Our first term has been a busy one - filled with many accomplishments for our students, in the classroom and on the sports court. We are proud of our
  4. The basketball season is here and our Raptors will be hitting the courts several times this month. We are grateful for the dedication of the students, parent drivers, and our coaches. Why not come out and cheer them on? See the dates, times, and locations below.
  5. This month, teachers are completing the first term report cards, which will go home on February 10. This is a great opportunity to celebrate growth and to set new goals for the second term.
  6. It has been a while since we experienced a wintery blast of cold weather that closed the schools, so it is a good time for a reminder of inclement weather announcements. The DSBN website (, Facebook or twitter feed are all quick check locations for information about transportation cancellations and school closures. If student transportation has been cancelled and schools remain open, the decision of whether or not to have children come to school rests with the parent or guardian.
  7. Looking forward to a wonderful year of learning, working together with you in 2017!
  8. Important Dates In January

  9. 9 First day back to school
  10. 10 Richmond Street @ Ridley Int. Boys Exhibition Basketball Game
  11. 11 Pita Day
  12. 12 Forestview @ Richmond Int Boys Exhibition Basketball Game
  13. 18 Sub Day
  14. 18 Ice Dogs Assembly at 9:30
  15. 18 Wellington @ Richmond bball; girls first
  16. 19 Grade 8 at Woodend all day
  17. 19 Richmond Street night at the Ice Dogs! Tickets at Cash Online
  18. 20 P A Day- No school today
  19. 23 Richmond @ Glynn A Green bball; boys first
  20. 25 Pizza Day
  21. 26 Grade 3 Swim to Survive week 1
  22. 26 Richmond @ AK Wigg bball; girls first
  23. 30 Richmond @ Gordon bball; boys first
  24. 31 Grade 8 Health presentations; primary milk presentations; staff meeting