October 03, 2017
Attached please find a letter that is being distributed to parents of Central Okanagan Public School students regarding the recent tragedies in Edmonton and Las Vegas. Letter to Parents-Guardians.pdf
September 25, 2017
The Foundation Skills Assessment is an annual province-wide assessment of all B.C. students' academic skills in grades 4 and 7. Attached is a letter to parents as well as a brochure issued by the Ministry of Education. Letter to parents re: FSA
Ministry FSA Parent Brochure
September 19, 2017
Order forms are do back by Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. Apples will be available for pick up at the school on Thursday, October 5th. Apple Fundraiser Details / Order Form
August 31, 2017
Dear Parents, I hope everyone had a fantastic summer. We are busy in the school making final adjustments to our school organization and helping the teachers new to Shannon Lake move into their classrooms. Our first school day will be Tuesday, September 5th from 8:30-11:00 am. The first day is for...
September 02, 2016
Please send students to school with a full water bottle until further notice. We continue to be under a boil water advisory so students will only have access to bottled water. Our school will have water stations for students to access should they require additional hydration.
August 30, 2016
August 30, 2016 Dear Shannon Lake families, Prior to the start of the school year, I wanted to provide an update on the state of our school for this year. We are poised to have an excellent year as we celebrate the opportunity to have a vibrant school...
May 27, 2016
...regarding changes to the curricula, graduation program and provincial assessments. Dear Parents and Guardians: Please find the attached letter and documents from the Minister of Education regarding changes to the curricula, graduation program and provincial assessments. A similar email has been sent to your school Principal and teachers. The first...
May 12, 2016
For kindergarten students for 2016-2017 school year. If you have not received an email regarding this please contact the school office.
January 25, 2016
Attached you will find a
letter regarding the tragic incident that occurred last Friday in the community
of La Roche, in northern Saskatchewan. If you have any questions or concerns,
please do not hesitate to contact Mr. MacLeod or Mr. Bruce at the school
January 20, 2016
A big thank you to the members of the SD23 Newspaper in Education and the Public Education Awareness Committees and our friends at the Capital News for creating an amazing edition of Together We Learn . Download a digital version here
to read about all of the incredible examples of teaching and learning taking place across...
January 20, 2016
Dear Shannon Lake Learning Community, Since we have come back from the holidays I have been concerned about the number of people parking their vehicles illegally and making dangerous decisions in the school zone. Please remember to follow the rules of the road and think before you drive with...
January 19, 2016
Dear Shannon Lake Learning Community, Since we have come back from the holidays I have been concerned about the number of people parking their vehicles illegally and making dangerous decisions in the school zone. Please remember to follow the rules of the road and think before you drive with undue...
June 10, 2015
If you are the holder of ticket #2858345 please bring your ticket to the office to claim your basket!
June 09, 2015
June 9th 2:15 - 2:45pm - Tomatoes and herb sales $1.00 per plant. Please make sure to bring a box or container to carry them home in.
June 09, 2015
We will be wrapping up the year and voting on a number of items most importantly being a new executive. Your attendance is strongly encouraged.
June 03, 2015
Fun Fair Details
Sales for Fun Fair wristbands have been extended & will be available for $10 outside the office before and after school Thursday, June 4th and before school Friday, June 5th Afterwards wristbands can be purchased at the fair for $15
April 09, 2015
April 18th & 19th. Please sign up and pay at the office by Wed. April 15th ($30.00 by cheque or cash). Please make cheques payable to SLE PAC $30.00 for a minimum of 8 photos on a CD. LOCATION: 3131 Harold Rd.
February 27, 2015
Hosted by Mary MacDonald, school counsellor. Please RSVP to the school office if you are interested in attending.
February 27, 2015
Do you have 3,4,5 year olds who will be attending kindergarten at SLE in the fall? You and your child(ren) are invited to come to the school for ELFF night.
February 24, 2015
Remember to wear a pink shirt on Wednesday!
January 22, 2015
Green Shannon Lake T-shirts are now available to order. Order forms can be picked up at the school office. T-shirt sizes are Youth Small - Adult Extra Large. Samples of sizes are available at the office. Last day to order is February 13.
January 21, 2015
Literacy Learning - Supporting Your Child's Reading at Home Presentation Tuesday, January 27th 1:00 - 1:45pm. Please RSVP to the office if you are planning on attending. Family Literacy Day Presentation Poster.pdf
January 21, 2015
You are invited to provide input about the School District #23's proposed 2015-2016 School Calendar by Friday, Feb 13th. See attached file for more information.
December 05, 2014
TUE.-Crazy Hat Day/WED.-Jersey Day/THURS.-Ugly Sweater Day.
December 05, 2014
Online orders will be shipped home when there is a shipping fee applied to the order and will ship to school if there is no shipping fee applied.
November 27, 2014
Please join us in the library. Childcare is provided.
October 30, 2014
We are still looking for volunteers to help with book fair.
October 22, 2014
For those families who would like to pre-order a full pizza for the dance we will be selling pizzas (8 slices) through the hot lunch system. It is always busy at the dance so hopefully this makes it a bit faster for people waiting to get food this year. Pizza by...
October 17, 2014
The Central Okanagan School District's Family Life team will be hosting a parent night on the evening of Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:00 pm in Room 2 at Hollywood Road Education Services (1040 Hollywood Road). This will be an opportunity for parents to learn about the program and also be...
October 08, 2014
On Thursday, Oct. 9th remember to bring a toonie if you would like to purchase a slice of pizza for lunch. We will be taking orders that morning in each class. Kids will have the choice of either cheese or pepperoni
June 06, 2014
Please check your house for missing or overdue library books...in a backpack, under the couch or bed...you never know where you might find a lost book!
May 02, 2014
Parents are encouraged to check their children regularly for ticks at this time of year.
Wood Tick Information
April 29, 2014
Mark your calendars for our annual Fun Fair on May 23rd 4:30 - 7:00pm. Wristband presales on now (before and after school). Volunteers needed.
April 10, 2014
For month of April SLE will be celebrating the Month of Love . To find out more, please click on link. Month of Love Iniative
March 12, 2014
March 17 - 28th
See you back at SLE on March 31st.
February 27, 2014
Family and friends are welcome to come to the Science Fair on Wed. March 12th between 6:00 & 7:30 pm
Science Fair 2014.docx
February 07, 2014
A reminder to our community that Shannon Lake Elementary is an Idle Free Zone. Please turn off your engine while you wait for your child.
January 08, 2014
ELFF (Early Learning for Families) is a program for parents of 3 - 5 year olds designed to improve their success in literacy.
November 26, 2013
Please check your child regularly. If you are unsure how to check or what to look for, please call Mrs. Privett. With your permission we are happy to check your child privately at school for you. No child should be at school with lice, but all are welcome here once they've...
November 22, 2013
DEC 16 - Kindergarten Concert 5:30pm... DEC 16 -Grade 1 Concert 7:00pm... DEC 17 -Grades 2 & 3 Concert 6:00pm... DEC 19 -Grade 4,5 & 6 Concert 6:00pm
November 19, 2013
Attached is a map of the Westside elementary school catchment areas for the 2014/2015 school year.
Catchment Area Map.pdf
November 07, 2013
Reminder to pack a fork or spoon in your child's lunch if needed. Unfortunately, utensils are not supplied by the school.
November 06, 2013
Book Fair Viewing & Sale is coming to SLE Nov. 18-21/13
Book Fair Information
October 18, 2013
Reminder to order December's Hot Lunch online from Nov.10 - 20th. Payment for Dec. orders is due by Nov. 29th.
Hot Lunch Ordering
September 16, 2013
You are invited to contribute to the can in the office (until Sept 26th) if you wish to make a donation to support cancer research.
August 28, 2013
Pay your "Fees" online by Sept. 30 to be entered into a draw to receive a FULL REFUND. Fees cover supplies for year. School Online Payments
June 26, 2013
The Summer registration period for new students to SLE in Sept 2013 will be from Aug. 27 - 29, 2013.
June 18, 2013
Thank you to everyone who gave up their time to help us out at the Fun Fair! We still have one gift basket that has not been claimed. Ticket #306238 (Home Decor Basket) - please call the school to claim your prize.
June 12, 2013
The Lost and Found items have been set up on display in the rotunda at the bottom of the stairs.
Lost and Found information
May 27, 2013
Winning number is 306238. Please contact SLE by Fri., June 7 to claim your basket (you will need to have your ticket to claim). Unclaimed baskets are: Welcome Baby Basket, Home Decor Basket, and Boys Basket.
February 25, 2013
April online ordering is available Mar.4-26th (to accommodate Spring Break). Payment for April orders is due Mar. 29th.
Order Hot Lunch
January 21, 2013
Registration for next year begins on Monday February 4th and closes Thursday, March 7, 2013.
For details click on REGISTRATION INFORMATION
January 09, 2013
regarding a long term plan for use of personal electronic devices for teaching/learning in our schools. Closes Wed Jan 16th (midnight). Survey link
January 07, 2013
6:30 pm in the library. Childcare is available.
December 17, 2012
Jan. 23/13 from 5 - 7pm. Program for parents of 3-5 yr old children. To register call the school office Click for more information
December 10, 2012
Students in Grades 1 - 6 who do not have overdue books are able to take out up to 4 books over the holidays.