Calendar

Sep
3
Tue
First day of the new school year – half day only.
Sep 3 @ 8:15 am – 11:45 am

JCS welcomes everyone on the first day of the 2019-2020 school year.  Whether you are returning, or a new student, we all look forward to another great year of learning and turning I can’t into I CAN!

Today is a half day only, and students will be dismissed at 11:45 a.m.  They will need a snack for recess time, but no lunch today.

Parents are encouraged to stay for coffee, if they wish.  This an opportunity to catch up and to meet other parents, to share the events of the summer, and get prepped for another great year! There will be a pop-up uniform store.

Sep
11
Wed
School pictures
Sep 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

School pictures today. 

Individual pictures will be taken, and weather permitting, the group photos as well.

Re-take picture day is scheduled for Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

 

Sep
19
Thu
BBQ and Meet the Staff
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Back to school BBQ 5:30pm – 6:30pm 

This a wonderful family event.  An opportunity to meet other families.

Meet the Staff night – 7:00pm – 8:00pm

This is the evening when you will have the opportunity to meet all the staff members who work with your child, to be informed about classroom routines and expectations, tutoring routines and expectations, and have many of your questions answered about day to day life at JCS.

 

Sep
20
Fri
Non-Instructional Day – no school for students
Sep 20 all-day
Sep
23
Mon
School is not in session
Sep 23 all-day
Sep
26
Thu
Terry Fox Run
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Terry Fox Run is today!  This annual event is one that welcomes parents, siblings, and pets to join us as we all either walk or run to participate with millions from around the world, and raise funds to help conquer cancer, which has impacted so many of us.

Please join us if you can.

Oct
11
Fri
Harvest Lunch
Oct 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Just before the Thanksgiving weekend, we celebrate the harvest,  the end of summer, and the coming of fall.

We share a lunch from contributions provided by each class and prepared by the various classes.

Oct
14
Mon
Thanksgiving Day – stat
Oct 14 all-day

Thanksgiving Day holiday – no school.

Oct
23
Wed
Annual General Meeting
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Parents of students at James Cameron School are automatically members of the Fraser Valley Society for Children with Learning Disabilities, the society which operates the school.  It is a registered charitable society under the BC Societies Act, which requires an Annual General Meeting at least once a year.

At this meeting you will be introduced to the board members, and the financial statements for the 2019-2020 fiscal year will be presented, along with other pertinent information.

Please set the evening aside for this important meeting.

Oct
25
Fri
BC Non-Instructional Day – no school for students
Oct 25 all-day
Nov
6
Wed
Non-Instructional Day (no school for students)
Nov 6 all-day

International Dyslexia Association Conference

Nov
7
Thu
Non-Instructional Day (no school for students)
Nov 7 all-day

International Dyslexia Association Conference

Nov
8
Fri
Non-Instructional Day (no school for students)
Nov 8 all-day

International Dyslexia Association Conference

Nov
11
Mon
Remembrance Day – stat
Nov 11 all-day

Remembrance Day stat – no school today.

 

Nov
20
Wed
Picture retakes
Nov 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Picture retakes

If you didn’t like your child’s pictures, or if they weren’t done, today is  Retake Day.

Please remember to bring the pictures you are returning.

 

Nov
25
Mon
Report Writing Day – no school for students
Nov 25 all-day

Report writing day today; no school for the students while the staff discuss and prepare report cards.

Dec
17
Tue
Santa’s Workshop
Dec 17 all-day

This annual event is a fun and inexpensive way for your child to shop for gifts for the members of their family.

Families are requested to send in new or very gently used gift items suitable for young or old, male or female, and they will be sorted and sold at a minimal cost, and then wrapped and bowed and sent home for the big day.  Start putting aside your items now!

Dec
18
Wed
Christmas Craft Day
Dec 18 all-day

Christmas Craft Day – an annual tradition going back to the very first year of JCS.

Students participate in a variety of crafts and fun activities.

Dec
19
Thu
Christmas Tea and Program
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am

Christmas Tea 10:00 am

JCS Christmas Concert 10:30 am – 11:45 am

 Early dismissal at 11:45 am

 

Dec
20
Fri
School is not in session
Dec 20 all-day




Recent Activity

School Event Calendar

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019:  Back-to-School BBQ 5:30-6:30 pm/Meet the Staff Night 7-8 pm

    Friday, October 11, 2019:  Student Harvest Lunch 

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019: Annual General Meeting 7 pm at JCS