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This Week:

Monday – May 9th  

·       Lunch ProgramMacaroni and Cheese, red delicious apple and fruit juice

·       Monday Morning Meeting @ 9:00am

Tuesday – May 10th

·       Lunch ProgramRoast Beef and Cheddar Kaiser no nut granola bar, fruit juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

·       PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual) – voting on executive positions for next year

Wednesday – May 11th   

·       Lunch ProgramChicken Burrito with salsa, banana, fruit juice

·       Crazy Hair and Hat Day – dig into your tickle trunks, it’s a dress up day.

Thursday – May 12th  

·       Lunch ProgramOpen faced pizza bagel, pear, fruit juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – May 13th ·       Pro D – Non-Instructional Day – no school for students

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms.
  • Staff parking is an issue for us when parents are parked in the designated stalls on Matson Road. Please refrain from parking in these stalls when dropping off your child.  Your attention to this matter is greatly appreciated.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • We are working on student placements for next year. If you know you will be moving over the summer, please let me know

Events Coming Up: 

MAY

14 Bottle Drive RK parking lot – PAC sponsored and always looking for volunteers.

20 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

23  Victoria Day – No School

19 Earthquake Drill (Thurs – 11:00am)

30 Monday Morning Meeting

31 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 

JUNE

1 Welcome to Kindergarten Orientation (AM)

3 Fire Drill (Fri 1:30pm)

3 White Spot Lunch

14 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

13th to 17th – Report Cards due to office

13 Monday Morning Meeting

17 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

21National Indigenous Day

22 Beach Day – Esquimalt Lagoon

23 Grade 5 – WILD PLAY field trip

24 FUN Day – ice cream truck (PAC)

27 Monday Morning Meeting

28 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

29   Final Summary Reports go home

29 Last Day of school for students!

 
 

This Week:

Monday – May 2nd   ·       Lunch ProgramMacaroni and Cheese, Red delicious apple and Fruit juice
Tuesday – May 3rd

·       Lunch ProgramChicken Caesar Wrap Rice, krispie square, Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

·       Role Model/Rick Peters is visiting today

Wednesday – May 4th   

·       Lunch ProgramThree cheese perogies with sour cream, Banana, Fruit Juice

·       Bohemia Dance Production – 9:00am

Thursday – May 5th  

·       Lunch ProgramOpen faced pizza bagel, Pear, Fruit Juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

·       Role Model/Bruce Comaniuk

Friday – May 6th

·       Lunch ProgramCorn and black bean beef chili with sweet cornbread, Mandarin orange, Fruit juice

·       White Spot Lunch sponsored by the PAC

·       Role Model/Rick Peters is visiting today as well as Bruce Comaniuk

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms.
  • Staff parking is an issue for us when parents are parked in the designated stalls on Matson Road. Please refrain from parking in these stalls when dropping off your child.  Your attention to this matter is greatly appreciated.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • We are working on student placements for next year. If you know you will be moving over the summer, please let me know

Events Coming Up: 

MAY

 

10 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

10 Leadership meeting (students) 7:30am

11 Crazy Hair and Hat Day

13 Pro D – Non-Instructional Day – CUPE

16 Monday Morning Meeting

20 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

24 Leadership meeting (students) 7:30am

23  Victoria Day – No School

19 Earthquake Drill (Thurs – 11:00am)

30 Monday Morning Meeting

31 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 
 

This Week:                 Literacy Week

Monday – April 25th

·       Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, red delicious apple and fruit juice

·       Monday Morning Meeting – 9:00am

Tuesday – April 26th

·       Lunch Program – Roast Beef and Cheddar Kaiser no nut granola bar, fruit juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

.        Leadership meeting (students) 7:30am

·       Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

   
Wednesday – April 27th  ·       Lunch Program – Chicken Burrito with salsa, banana, fruit juice
Thursday – April 28th  

·       Lunch Program – Open faced pizza bagel, pear, fruit juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

·       Role Model Visit – Ren Louie

Friday – April 29th ·       Lunch Program – Chicken nuggets with honey mustard sauce;            Mandarin Orange, and Fruit Juice

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.  Masks are optional.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack in case of accidents or wet weather.

Events Coming Up: 

MAY

2 Monday Morning Meeting

4 Bohemia Dance Production

6 White Spot Lunch

10 Leadership meeting (students) 7:30am

10 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

11 Jersey Day

13 Pro D – Non-Instructional Day – CUPE

16 Monday Morning Meeting

20 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

23  Victoria Day – No School

19 Earthquake Drill (Thurs – 11:00am)

24 Leadership meeting (students) 7:30am

30 Monday Morning Meeting

31 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 
 

This Week:

Monday – April 18th ·       No School – Easter Monday!
Tuesday – April 19th

·       Lunch ProgramChicken Caesar Wrap Rice, krispie square, Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

·       Fire Drill – 11:35am

Wednesday – April 20th 

·       Lunch Program3 cheese perogies with sour cream, Banana, Fruit Juice

·       Group/Class Photos

Thursday – April 21st 

·       Lunch ProgramOpen faced pizza bagel, Pear, Fruit Juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – April 22nd

·       Pizza Day – PAC sponsored

·       Lunch ProgramCorn and black bean beef chili with sweet cornbread, Mandarin orange, Fruit juice

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.  Masks are optional.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack in case of accidents or wet weather.

Events Coming Up: 

APRIL

25 – 29 Literacy Week

25 Monday Morning Meeting

26 Leadership meeting for students – 7:30am

26 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 
 

This Week:

Monday – April 11th ·       Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, red delicious apple and fruit juice
Tuesday – April 12th

·       Lunch Program – Roast Beef and Cheddar Kaiser no nut granola bar, fruit juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

·       PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

Wednesday – April13th

·       Lunch Program – Chicken Burrito with salsa, banana, fruit juice

·       Spirit Day – Fancy Dress Up Day/Easter Theme

Thursday – April14th

·       Lunch Program – Open faced pizza bagel, pear, fruit juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – April 15th ·       No School – Good Friday!

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.  Masks are optional.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack in case of accidents or wet weather.

Events Coming Up: 

APRIL

18 Easter Monday – no school

19 Fire Drill (Tues 11:40pm)

20 Group/Class Photos

22 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

25 – 29 Literacy Week

25 Monday Morning Meeting

26 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 
 

This Week:

Monday – April 4th

·         Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, red delicious apple and fruit juice

·         Monday Morning Assembly – 9:00am

Tuesday – April 5th

·         Lunch Program – Chicken Caesar Wrap, rice krispie square, fruit juice

·         Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

Wednesday – April 6th ·         Lunch Program – Three Cheese Perogies with sour cream, banana, fruit juice
Thursday – April 7th

·         Early Dismissal at 11:23am

·         Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – April 8th ·         Pro D Day – no school for students

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds as it is a dog free zone.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack in case of accidents or wet weather.

Events Coming Up:  

APRIL

12 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

13 Fancy Dress-up Day/Easter Bonnets

15 Good Friday – no school

18 Easter Monday – no school

19 Fire Drill (Tues 11:40pm)

20 Group/Class Photos

22 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

25 – 29 Literacy Week

25 Monday Morning Meeting

26 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 

MAY

2 Monday Morning Meeting

4 Bohemia Dance Production

6 White Spot Lunch

10 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

11 Jersey Day

13 Pro D – Non-Instructional Day – CUPE

16 Monday Morning Meeting

20 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

23  Victoria Day – No School

19 Earthquake Drill (Thurs – 11:00am)

30 Monday Morning Meeting

31 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 

JUNE

3 Fire Drill (Fri 1:30pm)

3 White Spot Lunch

14 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

13th to 17th – Report Cards due to office

13 Monday Morning Meeting

17 Pizza Day (PAC sponsored)

21  National Indigenous Day

24 FUN Day – ice cream truck (PAC)

27 Monday Morning Meeting

28 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

29  Final Summary Reports go home

29 Last Day of school for students!

 
 

This Week:

Monday – Mar 14th

·       Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, Red Delicious Apple and Fruit Juice

·       Monday Morning Assembly – 9:00am

Tuesday – Mar 15th

·       Lunch Program – Roast Beef and Cheddar Kaiser; no nut Granola Bar; Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

·       Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

Wednesday – Mar 16th

·       Lunch Program – Chicken Burrito w/ salsa, Banana and Fruit Juice

·       Fire Drill (Wed 1:30pm)

Thursday – Mar 17th

·       Lunch Program – Open Faced Pizza Bagel, Pear and Fruit Juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

·       St. Patrick’s Day – wear green/dress as a leprechaun or a fairy

Friday – Mar 18th ·       Lunch Program – Chicken nuggets with honey mustard sauce;            Mandarin Orange, and Fruit Juice

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds.
  • Please send your child to school with extra masks in their backpacks if possible.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack for emergencies.

Events Coming Up:  

APRIL

4 Schools Reopen After Spring Vac.

4 Monday Morning Assembly

7 Early Dismissal @ 11:23

8 Pro D – Non-Instructional Day

12 PAC Meeting – 6:15pm (virtual)

15 Good Friday – no school

18 Easter Monday – no school

19 Fire Drill (Tues 11:40pm)

25 – 29 Literacy Week

25 Monday Morning Assembly

26 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

 
 

This Week:

Monday – Mar 7th ·       Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, Red Delicious Apple and Fruit Juice
Tuesday – Mar 8th   

·       Lunch Program – Chicken Caesar Wrap; Rice krispie square; Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

Wednesday – Mar 9th   ·       Lunch Program – 3 cheese perogies with sour cream; Banana; Fruit Juice
Thursday – Mar 10th  

·       Lunch Program – Open Faced Pizza Bagel, Pear and Fruit Juice

·       Hold & Secure Drill – 2:00pm

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – Mar 11th

·       Lunch Program – Corn and black bean beef chili with sweet cornbread; Mandarin orange; Fruit juice

·       PAC sponsored – White Spot Lunch for those who have ordered.

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.
  • We have had some resent complaints from our neighbours across the street from Ruth King. Please refrain from parking in their parking spaces to drop off your children.  Matson Street is the best place to drop off your children.  Thank you
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds.
  • Please send your child to school with extra masks in their backpacks if possible.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack for emergencies.

Events Coming Up:  

MARCH

14 Morning Meeting

15 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

16 Fire Drill (Wed 1:30pm)

17 St. Patrick’s Day – wear green

18  Last day before Spring Vacation

21st – Apr 1st Spring Vacation Break

 
 

Bottle Drive

Ruth King Elementary School PAC

 

Saturday, March 5, 2022

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

All funds raised go towards:

school supplies, student activities, school improvements, emergency and safety equipment, and much more for the students and school.

Drop off your returnable

cans, plastic and glass bottles at the school in the front parking lot at 2764 Jacklin Rd.

 

We greatly appreciate your contributions!

 
 

This Week:

Monday – Feb 28th ·       Lunch Program – Macaroni and Cheese, Red Delicious Apple and Fruit Juice
Tuesday – Mar 1st  

·       Lunch Program – Roast Beef and Cheddar Kaiser; no nut Granola Bar; Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

Wednesday – Mar 2nd ·       Lunch Program – Chicken Burrito w/ salsa, Banana and Fruit Juice
Thursday – Mar 3rd

·       Lunch Program – Open Faced Pizza Bagel, Pear and Fruit Juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – Mar 4th ·       Lunch Program – Chicken nuggets with honey mustard sauce;            Mandarin Orange, and Fruit Juice

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms. This is still so important and we all really appreciate your support in keeping everyone healthy and safe.
  • We have had some resent complaints from our neighbours across the street from Ruth King. Please refrain from parking in their parking spaces to drop off your children.  Matson Street is the best place to drop off your children.  Thank you
  • Please refrain from riding bikes, scooters, and skateboards on the playground.
  • Please remember not to bring dogs onto the Ruth King grounds.
  • Please send your child to school with extra masks in their backpacks if possible.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack for emergencies.

Events Coming Up:  

MARCH

5 Bottle Drive 9:00am – 12:00pm at the RK parking lot

8 PAC Meeting – 6:30pm (Library)

14 Morning Meeting

15 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

16 Fire Drill (Wed 1:30pm)

17 St. Patrick’s Day – wear green

18  Last day before Spring Vacation

21st – Apr 1st Spring Vacation Break

 

 

 
 

Reminders:

  • Please remember to do the “Daily Health Check” with your child and keep them home if your child is sick or displaying any symptoms.
  • Please refrain from allowing your children to bring toys/games to school including Pokemon cards and sports equipment. These items only cause arguments, sad feelings, and disappointments.
  • Please send your child to school with extra masks in their backpacks.
  • Always have some spare clothes in your child’s backpack for emergencies.

This Week:

Monday – Feb 21st ·       Family Day – no school
Tuesday – Feb 22nd

·       Lunch Program – Chicken Caesar Wrap: Rice Krispie Square; Fruit Juice

·       Popcorn and Smencils will be handed out if you ordered it for your child (PAC fundraiser)

Wednesday – Feb 23rd

·       Lunch Program – Cheese perogies w/sour cream, Banana and Fruit Juice

·       PINK SHIRT DAY – wear a pink t-shirt

Thursday – Feb 24th

·       Lunch Program – Open Faced Pizza Bagel, Pear and Fruit Juice

·       Backpack Buddies will be handed out for those who have requested one.

Friday – Feb 25th

·       Lunch Program – Corn & black bean beef chili with sweet cornbread; Mandarin Orange, and Fruit Juice

·       PAC sponsored Pizza Lunch for those who have ordered.

·       Choir Practise at 12:10pm in the gym

Events Coming Up: 

 

March

8 PAC Meeting – 6:30pm

10 Hold & Secure Drill (Thurs 2:00pm)

14 Assembly

15 Public Board Meeting – 7:00pm

17 St. Patrick’s Day

18 Last day before Spring Vacation

21st – Apr 1st Spring Vacation Break