Monday, May 07, 2018
To celebrate Education Week & Children's Mental Health Week, we are hosting UPMind afternoons for all of our students on Wed. May 9 in the afternoon and Friday, May 11 in the morning. Each staff member will host one mindful activity; and 9 mixed-grade teams will rotate through each of the 9 activities. Activities include such things as stick weaving, drumming & yoga, mindful safari (nature walk), mindful colouring, etc. The activities take place indoors and outdoors. Our Grade 8s will be assisting teachers at the 9 activities; and, our Grade 7s will be leading the teams as they rotate from activity to activity.
BIG BOX OF BIRTHDAY CARDS is still on! Get your Birthday Cards at Hillsdale ES. This fundraiser is open until May 14.
A flyer will be going home soon outlining 5 evenings of Family Fitness Fun that are taking place at Hillsdale ES. Mark these evening dates on your calendar, and come on out to the school for learning, fitness and fun! Thanks to our School Council for organiznig Big Box of Cards fundraiser AND the evening events occuring between May 16 and June 5.