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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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SD43 2022/23 Budget and Multi-Year Fiscal Plan

April 08, 2022
​Dear members of our school communities, The Board of Education appreciates and recognizes your many and valuable contributions to our school communities. With that in mind, we wish to invite you to participate in the 2022/23 Budget Process.
The School District's 2022/23 Budget and Multi-Year Fiscal Plan can be found...

Calendar Amendment -Truth and Reconciliation Day

March 30, 2022
​The provincial government recently announced that K-12 public schools will observe Friday, September 30 th as a statutory holiday in recognition of Truth and Reconciliation Day. As a result of this announcement, SD43 will be amending the 2022-2023 School Calendar to include Truth and Reconciliation Day as a non-instructional day. As...

Superintendent's Spring Break Update for Families

March 24, 2022
​Dear SD43 families, I hope you had an enjoyable spring break with family and friends. As the weather warms and the days grow longer, we are also seeing an easing of COVID-19 restrictions in our communities, and this includes a gradual transition in schools.
The Ministry of Education and the BCCDC...

FSA Log In

January 07, 2021

Funding Announcement for New Elementary School and Three Additions

January 07, 2021
​The Province of British Columbia and the Ministry of Education today announced funding for a new elementary school in Coquitlam's Burke Mountain and three classroom additions for other School District No. 43 (Coquitlam) schools. Totaling $73.3 million, the announcement includes a new elementary school for the Sheffield-Partington area of North Coquitlam...

Fraser Health Update re: Measles

January 07, 2021
February 21, 2019
Dear Students, School Staff, and Parents,

As you have heard, there is a measles outbreak at three schools in Vancouver. Please note that this is a localized outbreak and that students who are attending schools not connected to the outbreak have not been exposed. There is no evidence of...

District Winter weather update

January 07, 2021
​Please see attachment for details SD43WinterWeatherUpdate.Jan5.pdf

Time to Talk Middle

January 07, 2021
​Please see attachment

Winter is here!

January 07, 2021
​Please see attachment regarding winter school procedures

Safe and sound First Aid training

January 07, 2021
​ On October 21 2016 Safe + Sound First Aid Training Ltd. will be running a Red Cross Babysitting course for 11-15 year olds in Coquitlam. This course is likely to be of interest to many of the families of children attending your school and we'd really appreciate it if you would...

Safety message from BC Hydro

January 07, 2021
​Please click on the following link from BC Hydro regarding safety precautions relevant to the upcoming storm.   https://www.bchydro.com/safety-outages/stay-safe/safety-outside/safe-distance.html  

Author David Bouchard Presentation Wed, Oct. 26

January 07, 2021
​7 pm Hillcrest Middle school gym

Terry Fox fundraiser

January 07, 2021
​ Terry Fox Fundraising Info for 2016 "TOONIES FOR TERRY"   ***Wear your favourite hat to school and donate $2.00 on Thursday, September 22 nd !***   ***GUESS HOW MANY CANDIES ARE IN 1 OF THE 14 JARS!***   $2.00 a GUESS   ( Before and after school on Wednesday, September...

Legacy Books

January 07, 2021
​Come to the PAC BBQ and create a legacy for your child! Read the attachment to learn more.

Aspenwood Yearbook 2015/2016

January 07, 2021
Yearbook is now on sale!   School Cash On Line Orders Only   Last day to purchase is Wednesday, June 8th, 2016.

Summer Learning

January 07, 2021
See attachment for details

Girl Empowerment

January 07, 2021
Sole Girls Spring Activity Club for Grade 3 - 5 Girls

POPCORN SALE

January 07, 2021
Friday, March 4th: grades K-2 Thursday, March 10: grades 3-5

Satisfaction survey for Parents

January 07, 2021
Any parents interested in completing a satisfaction survey provided by the Ministry, please go to the website provided on the attachment.  You will need a password.  In order to receive a password, please email Mr. Giles directly and one will be provided.

Late Montessori information for Gr. 4+5 students

January 07, 2021
the Late Montessori Program parent information evening will be held at Montgomery Middle School on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Winter activities

January 07, 2021
Please see attachment for more information.

Aspenwood Cares: Donations needed

January 07, 2021
Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),

Ms Kirkhope’s and Ms Kemp’s Grade 4/5 classes will be working on a holiday project called Aspenwood Cares.  All students will create Christmas crackers and donate them to seniors and people in need. Please have your children bring toilet paper rolls (without toilet paper) and chocolates like Kit Kat...

Book Fair a Huge Success!

January 07, 2021
Thank you to the Aspenwood Community for supporting our Scholastic Book Fair. A huge thank you to all the parent volunteers. We couldn't have done it without you! We raised $1900 in cash and $700 in book fair books.

Winter weather information

January 07, 2021
Please see attachment for information regarding extreme weather conditions and school closures.

Lost and Found

January 07, 2021
Lost and Found  display will be in the lobby from Monday, June 22 noon to Thursday, June 25 noon.  After that, unclaimed items will be donated to charity.   Many thanks for your support!

Parent Appreciation Tea at Aspenwood!!

January 07, 2021
See attachment for details

Lost and found items

January 07, 2021
Please check the lost and found items (currently moved to the lobby at the front entrance of the school) for any belongs that may belong to your child(ren).  Any unclaimed items will be donated to charity by 4 pm on Friday (May 22).   Thank you

Grade 1-2 Choir

January 07, 2021
12:15 - 12:45pm in the Music Room on Thursday, May 14, 21, 28 and June 4   Presentation of songs: Thursday, June 4, 12:30-12:45pm, in the Music Room

Scholastic Book Fair a Huge Success

January 07, 2021
Thank you to all volunteers and community members who contributed to the success of our second book fair. The library raised $2600 worth of money and books!

Possible Summer Learning Programs at Aspenwood - Parent Survey

January 07, 2021
Parents who live in the Aspenwood Elementary community:   SD43 is investigating the possibility of offering a Summer Learning program at Aspenwood Elementary.  Your participation in a brief survey will assist us in our planning.   The tuition-free (for BC residents) program would run from July 7 to 24 (9am to...

INPORTANT INFORMATION - ASPENWOOD KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

January 07, 2021
ASPENWOOD KINDERGRATEN REGISTRATION FEBRUARY 3, 4, 5, 2015 – IMPORTANT INFORMATION Kindergarten registration begins on February 3 at 8:00 am . Our school secretary will hand out numbered registration forms for parents to fill out. We will have tables set up in the gym to complete the forms.   To ensure...

***SPIRIT WEAR FLASH SALE***

January 07, 2021
  ***SPIRIT WEAR FLASH SALE*** If you missed your opportunity to purchase any of the Aspenwood Spirit Wear you have another opportunity.  Sales have been extended for one more week.     Log on to your account at   www.munchalunch.com  to place orders.  Sales will be available until Wednesday...

Aspenwood Choir Information

January 07, 2021
Intermediate Choir for Grades 3 to 5 started on Tuesday, January 6, 2015. Practices are on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:00 am to 8:40 am. in the music room until May 8th. New members are welcomed as well as continuing members.

Pyjama Day

January 07, 2021
Please join us Friday morning for shared reading in your children's classrooms from 8:45-9:30 am.

Organic Recycling Awareness Campaign

January 07, 2021
School District 43 is going Green! “Food isn’t waste, so put it in its place”   Starting January 2015, School District No.43 (Coquitlam) is joining Municipalities, public and private organizations throughout Metro Vancouver to reduce waste in local landfills.   School District No.43 (Coquitlam) is taking action and enforcing the mandate...

Aspenwood Winter Concert

January 07, 2021
Just a reminder that all students should arrive at school 15 minutes before the concert at 6:45 pm

Winter Concert Finale Song

January 07, 2021
Open attachment to practice finale song which is sung by all students at end of winter concert. One track is vocal and one is instrumental.

Aspenwood Spirit Wear

January 07, 2021
ASPENWOOD SPIRIT WEAR AND GRADE 5 HOODIES ARE ON SALE!!!

Wondering what size to order? Come to the lobby to try on samples prior to ordering. PAC members and volunteers will be on hand to assist you in getting the right fit.    WHEN?  Tuesday Nov. 25th 8:15AM-8:40AM THURSDAY NOV....

Aspenwood Concert Choir

January 07, 2021
Dress Code for Choir on Friday, November 7th   White collared top and black pants / skirt

Scholastic Book Fair a Huge Success

January 07, 2021
Thank you to the Aspenwood Community for supporting your school library. The book fair brought in $2400.  A huge thank you also to the parent and student volunteers.

Aspenwood Cares: Donations needed

January 07, 2021
Toilet paper rolls, candy and good quality, shiny Christmas paper needed. Please read attached notice.

Summer Arts Camps at the Evergreen Cultural Centre

January 07, 2021
Summer Arts Camps at the Evergreen Cultural Centre Explore your creativity this summer! The Evergreen Cultural Centre’s Arts Camps are taught are educational, hands-on, and above all, they’re fun! This year we’re proud to present a host of diverse arts camps, including two weeks of our popular Kids on Stage theatre...

Kindergarten Registration Information

January 07, 2021
Parents are welcome to photocopy the necessary documentation on their own prior to coming to the school, but it is essential that the orginals are brought to the school on the day of registration so that the school staff can visually verify the copy.

Emergency Preparedness Information

January 07, 2021
Today, Aspenwood students participated in an earthquake drill. Here is some information about w hat to expect and what you can do in the event of an earthquake. The information was provided by "Emergency Preparedness- Port Coquitlam".

Head Lice Information from Fraser Health for Parents

January 07, 2021
Check out new link to Fraser Health for information for preventing lice under Parents, Educational Links.

Health Link BC

January 07, 2021
Health Link BC is the gateway to access, non-emergency health information. www.HealthLinkBC.com  

Aspenwood Elementary School

2001 Panorama Drive, Port Moody BC
V3H 5G8
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