8 September, 2016 14:21
Home and School Update – September 2016
1. Fall programs focus on variety of topics: Learn about scholarships, school lunch programs, semi-annual meeting and leadership training
Lisa MacDougall, President P.E.I. Home and School Federation writes a monthly Home and School
news column. Read her September 2016 column at: http://peihsf.ca/content/fall-programs-focus-variety-topics-learn-about-scholarships-school-lunch-programs-semi
2. Dr. Helen MacDonald Collaboration and Facilitation Scholarship
The application deadline is September 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m., and applications received after
that deadline will not be considered. For more information, contact the PEI Home and Federation office at 620-3196/1-800-916-0664 or http://peihsf.ca/scholarship
3. Cafeteria Man Film Screening
Free screening of Cafeteria Man on Monday, September 19th, 7:00 p.m. at the Culinary Institute. http://peihsf.ca/cafeteria-man
4. Sign up for Fall Leadership Training Workshops
These FREE workshops are for anyone in the school community who is interested in taking on a leadership role in Home & School. Discover the “ins and outs” of home and school, from running meetings to managing money to maintaining a healthy dialogue with home & school partners.
Details: September 26 Morell Consolidated School, Morell 6:30 – 8:30 PM
September 27 Queen Elizabeth Elementary School, Kensington 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Register by contacting Shirley at: 620-3186 / 1-800-916-0664 peihsf
5. Gulf Shore Consolidated School will host Fall Meeting
Gulf Shore Consolidated School will be this Fall’s location on Tuesday, October 25th; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. This provincial Home and School meeting is open to all parents, guardians, teachers and staff in your school. A complete registration package will be circulated to presidents.
6. September startup package for Presidents
A package was mailed to 2015-16 presidents on September 1st. To get us off to a quick start, it
would be appreciated if the Contact Information Sheet and Membership Fee Form are filled out and
returned to the Federation office as soon as possible.
Other community news…
WI Active Like a Girl – Fun Walk Run Event
Men, women, girls, boys, families and individuals are invited to participate in this event on Saturday,
October 1st, sponsored by the PEI Women’s Institute. PEI Home and School Federation is pleased to support this event. Call WI at 902-368-4860 to register.
Prince Edward Island Home and School Federation Inc.
Shirley Smedley Jay, Executive Director
PO Box 1012 Charlottetown PE C1A 7M4
Street deliveries only: 40 Enman Crescent C1E 1E6
Phone: 620-3186 Fax: 620-3187
Toll Free: 1-800-916-0664 (PEI only)
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