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Parent Emails

September 04, 2020
Please note that an email went out September 3 from Ms. Rink regarding orientation on September 10 and 11 for your child.  This letter is also posted under School News.
‚ÄčIf you did not receive this email (or your email has changed), please let me know and I will update our records. Rosanne Hutchinson
...

Student Schedule for September 10 and September 11, 2020

August 31, 2020
‚ÄčPlease open the schedule above to see information about our student schedules for our first days back.  Please ask you child to bring a face mask, a pen and pencil and a water bottle.  We will be meeting outside on the back field.  Please see above for times.

Scott Creek Registration Information for new families

August 19, 2020
‚ÄčWelcome to the Coquitlam School District: Please read the following information: New Student Registration Information Please do not go to the school. Access to the school buildings are restricted. 

New Student Registration at Scott Creek starts on September 1, 2020. 
1)      Please use our School Locator tool to determine your...

Heritage Woods Parent Information Evening cancelled Jan 14

January 14, 2020
Dear Parents:
Due to the weather, we are re-scheduling our parent night to Tuesday, Jan 21 st (7-8 PM) . Sincerely, ‚ÄčTodd Clerkson Principal
Heritage Woods Secondary School Port Moody, BC, V3H 5K6 604-461-8679

Band Practice week of Jan 13-17

January 13, 2020
During this week of incredibly bad weather, parents are asked to use their own judgement as to whether they can drive their children to our early band classes.  Band classes will be running but students should only attend if it is safe to do so.  Your child will not be marked...

Welcome Back!

August 27, 2019
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Parent/Guardian Communication

June 26, 2019
If you are not receiving emails from Scott Creek on a weekly basis, please email Ms. Hutchinson at rhutchinson@sd43.bc.ca and we will update our records.  Please include the name of your child in the email.  Thank you!‚Äč

Funding Announcement for New Elementary School and Three Additions

May 10, 2019
‚ÄčThe 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

February 21, 2019
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...

Amendment to the 2019/20 School Calendar

November 21, 2018
‚Äč Amendment to the 2019/20 School Calendar The school district would like to inform students, parents and SD43 staff that the 2019/20 school calendar has changed the date of the October Professional Development Day.  The date of October 18 th , 2019 has been moved to October 25 th , 2019...

Parent/Guardian Emails

October 30, 2018
By now you should have received numerous emails from Scott Creek.  I send out a news flash every Friday giving you an outline of what is happening at Scott Creek the following week.  It is a great way to stay connected to the school and mark important dates on your calendar. ...

Have a wonderful Summer!

July 06, 2018
We look forward to seeing you in September.  First Day of School is Tuesday, September 4.  Please see attached letter from admin regarding the first day.‚Äč

Open House for new Grade 5 Students & Parents - April 26

April 19, 2018
‚Äč Thursday, April 26th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Open House at Scott Creek for all new grade 5 students and their parents Leadership students lead tours through Scott Creek ‚Äď 6:30 Welcome Presentation in the Gym ‚Äď 7:00

Beginner Band Practice Friday March 2

March 01, 2018
‚ÄčThere will be a practice for beginner band on Friday.  See you there!

Lost and Found Items

January 09, 2018
Please note that there are many items that have not been claimed from our lost and found.  There are many winter coats, PE Strips, shoes, toques, etc.  You are always welcome to come in and have a look or remind your son/daughter to check for their lost items.  Thank you!

Early Dismissal - Thursday Oct 26

October 13, 2017
Please note the new early dismissal time of 12:30 pm on Thursday October 26.  A notice was emailed on October 13, 2017 with details.  If you did not receive this notice, please email Rosanne Hutchinson at rhutchinson@sd43.bc.ca.  I am currently updating parent emails and may have missed you!  You can also...

SPC Cards

September 28, 2017
If you purchased a Student Price Card on-line, please pick up in the office.‚Äč

Letter to Parents and Guardians from the Provincial Health Officer

June 19, 2017
Please read the attached letter to parents and guardians from the Provincial Health Officer Dr. Perry Kendall, regarding talking to youth about substance use.

Track & Field Mini Meet - Wed Apr 26

April 25, 2017
Where:  Minnekhada Middle, Port Coquitlam Leave Scott Creek:  2:30  Meet Ends at 5:00 (approx.)‚Äč

Pinetree Honour Exams Wed March 8

March 07, 2017
‚ÄčScience 9 Honours:  1pm - 1:45 pm Math 9/10 Honours:  2pm - 3pm Hummanities 9 Honours:  3:15 pm - 4:15 pm If you have any questions, please email fmawani @sd43.bc.ca . ...

Hot Lunch Mar 2 2017!

February 20, 2017
Please get your forms in by recess on Mar 1.  Thank you!‚Äč

Special Parent Information Nights - Parents as Partners in Prevention

February 13, 2017
‚ÄčOur secondary schools in SD43 are sponsoring information evenings for parents.  Please read the attached flyer to see the date for the session closest to you.

Thursday, February 9 - Early Dismissal for Students at 2:00 and Student Led Conferences

February 05, 2017
‚ÄčScott Creek Communities are welcoming parents to join us on Thursday, February 9 from 2:00 until 6:00 to  join the conversation with your student about learning in our school.  We look forward to having you join us.

Early Dismissal - Thursday Jan 12 2017 @ 2:00 pm

January 11, 2017
‚ÄčParent/teacher interviews.  Please email your son/daughter's teacher for an interview time.  Thank you!

Attendance at Scott Creek

January 04, 2017
Please call the school, leave a message on the answering machine, or file an absence report on-line if your son/daughter is going to be absent.  Safety is our main concern and therefore very important that contact is made with the school.  We appreciate your help.

No Band Practice Tuesday January 3

December 16, 2016
Band resumes on Wednesday morning.‚Äč

Red Community Parents - Meeting cancelled tonight

December 05, 2016
Due to the weather, the meeting tonight for Camp Zajac has been cancelled.  We will reschedule.‚Äč

GRADE 6 PANCAKE BREAKFAST! FRI SEPT 9 @ 7:30 AM

September 08, 2016
Tomorrow, Friday Sept 9, all grade 6's are invited to enjoy a scrumptious pancake breakfast made by our Scott Creek Staff.  Please arrive between 7:30 am to 8:00 am.

School Tour!

August 22, 2016
‚ÄčMr. Foot and Ms. Sviatko will be giving a school tour on Thursday September 1st at 10:00am. This tour is for any students who have just registered or any other students who are  wanting an additional tour before our year starts! Meet us in the main entrance.

Lost & Found

November 26, 2015
Please check lost and found as unclaimed items will be donated at the end of the day Friday November 27 2015.

Parent Information Night Topic: Building Resiliency Monday Nov 23

November 23, 2015
Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm Location:  Scott Creek Library

SCHOOLS CLOSED FRIDAY NOVEMBER 20

November 19, 2015
Please note that tomorrow is a district wide school closure.  If you did not receive this message via email, please call the school at 604-945-0156.

PAC MEETING - MONDAY NOV 19 @ 7:00 in the Library

November 10, 2015
Come out and hear from our Principal and new PAC President.  Everyone is welcome!

Happy Halloween!

October 30, 2015

Parent Emails

October 26, 2015
A newsletter went out last Thursday.  If you did not receive it via email, please call the office to update our records or provide us with an email address.  Thank you.

Ski and Snowboard CORRECTION

October 26, 2015
Please note that there was an error on the date.  Completed forms with payment are being accepted next Tuesday, November 3, 2015 beginning at 7:15 am. 

Friday October 23 - District Pro D Day

October 22, 2015
Students do not attend.

Pro D Day - Friday September 25

September 22, 2015
Students do not attend.

PAC Meeting Tonight @ 7:00 in the Libary

September 21, 2015
All are welcome to attend.  We hope to see you there!

TODAY IS NOT "EARLY DISMISSAL"

September 17, 2015
Your student's planner states that today is early dismissal at 2:00.  this is an error.  Today is a regular school day, but tonight you can meet your child's teacher at 7:00pm.  Please meet in the gym.

Grade 6 Pancake Breakfast - Friday Sept 11

September 09, 2015
Please arrive at 7:45 for a pancake breakfast for all the incoming grade 6 students.  Your teachers are here to serve you a dlicious breakfast!

First Day of School Information

September 04, 2015
Your First Day at Scott Creek Middle School   Date:    T uesday, September 8 th                          Grade 6/7:   9:30 am   - 10:30   Montessori:   9:30 - 10:30   Grade 8:      10:30 - 11:00 am   Community Lists will be available on Monday!    

Tri-Cities Literacy Committee's June Newsletter is available!

June 16, 2015
Check out our local Libraries for Amazing Summer programs - for Everyone!
There are Reading Clubs for Kids, Teens and Adults... Click here for details! ...

Garage Sale May 31st

May 25, 2015
Green Community is hosting a Garage Sale this Sunday, May 31st at Scott Creek from 9am to 1pm.  Donations of items will be accepted this Wednesday and Thursday morning.  All proceeds help support Cops for Cancer.

Cops for Cancer Annual Community Car Wash!!

May 12, 2015
Thursday, May 14 from 12:30 - 4:00.  Your donation will go towards Cops for Cancer. 

PAC AGM Tonight @7:00 in the Library

May 11, 2015
We look forward to seeing new faces! 

PRO-D DAY FRIDAY, APRIL 17

April 13, 2015
Students do dot attend.

EARLY DISMISSAL @ 2:00 THURSDAY APRIL 16

April 13, 2015
Parent/Teacher Interviews

Tri-Cities Literacy Newsletter

April 08, 2015
Please click on the link below to access Tri-Cities Literacy Newletter! http://us7.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3611a3b9d9c322dd2a599f732&id=70f311b8dd&e=8344c154ca

PHOTOS WED MAR 25

March 24, 2015
Sports team photos and club photos will be taken this Wednesday morning starting at 9:00 am.  We will also be taking a group photo of the grade 8's.  Don't be late!

Parent Information Night - April 9 EDI (Early Development Instrument)/MDI (Middle Develolpment Instrument) > How is data used to support healthy kids?

March 23, 2015
Please see attached information for more details regarding this great education opportunity!   Date:  Thursday, April 9, 2015 Place:  Gallery Room, Winslow Centre (1100 Winslow Ave, Coquitlam) Time:  7-8pm (Doors open at 6:30pm) Registration Required: Online at:  http://dpac43edimdi2015.eventbrite.ca  

LOST AND FOUND ITEMS

February 26, 2015
Dear Parents and Students, The Lost and Found is growing in the number of items that students have misplaced and have yet taken the time to reclaim. There are many items such as jackets, shirts, tops, gym shorts, gym bags, lunch bags, water bottles, binders, and even valuables such as keys,...

DISTRICT PRO-D DAY

February 19, 2015
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20

Lost and Found Items

February 12, 2015
Greetings Parents and Students, It is time again for the Lost and Found to be collected.  On Thursday, Feb. 19 th (Friday, Feb. 20 th is a Pro D) at 3:30 pm, all items that have not been claimed in the Lost and Found will be collected and given to a...

SKI & SNOWBOARD CLUB

January 28, 2015
THE SKI AND SNOWBOARD CLUB WILL BE GOING TO CYPRESS TOMORROW.  IT IS THE LAST DAY OF THE SEASON! 

JANUARY 26 2015 - SCHOOL BASED PRO-D DAY

January 26, 2015
School is not in session.

January's Tri-City Literacy News link

January 06, 2015
Jamnuary 27th is National Family Literacy Day - follow the link for the Tri-Cities Literacy News for January and check out all the family activities happening in our local libraries. 

Lost and Found Items

January 06, 2015
Parents and Students, In the spirit of the New Year I want to encourage you to check on the Lost and Found regularly so that students can claim back lost articles of clothing, shoes, jackets, lunch kits, school supplies and water bottles. Please note that the Lost and Found builds up...

Lost and Found

December 17, 2014
The lost and found is going to wrap up for the Holidays on Friday December 19.¬† Any items not claimed will be donated to a charitable organization. ‚Äč "Wishing you all a wonderful winter break and the best for the New Year.‚ÄĚ

It's time to Talk About Middle School - January 20th

December 15, 2014
this informaiton evening is especially for parents whose children with intellectual or developmental disabilities swill begin Middle School in September.  Registration is required.  See attachment for details.

Stepping Up to Secondary - January 27th

December 15, 2014
this information evening is especially for parents whose children with intellectual or developmental disabilities will begin Secondary School in September.    Registration is required. 

Tri-Cities Literacy Committee December New is Here!

December 15, 2014
Cick on the link December News for the latest newsletter filled with resources, videos and fun from our community Literacy Committee. 

Attention Parents and Students re Lost and Found

December 12, 2014
The lost and found is going to wrap up for the Holidays.¬†¬†Next Wednesday and Thursday are the last days that lost and found items will be on display. Any items not claimed by Thursday, December 18th will be donated to a charitable organization. ‚Äč "Wishing you all a wonderful winter...

Lost and Found

December 02, 2014
The time has come again to deal with the Lost and Found items that have been collected since Nov. 21 th . Items will be set out for display on tables and clothes rack between the Library and the school Office on Thursday Dec. 4 th and Friday Dec. 5 th...

We're Open!!

December 01, 2014
Scott Creek Middle is open.  We have received the all-clear.  Students and staff are now in the building. 

Lost and Found Items

November 17, 2014
Dear Parent & Students of Scott Creek! The Lost and Found is filling up once again and therefore it is time to display all those items so that they may find their rightful home. This Thursday and Friday all the items will be display by the Games Room and Library for...

Lost and Found Items on Display

October 27, 2014
The lost and found items are on display in front of the library.  Please remind your child to check for any items they may have misplaced.

Hot off the presses - October's Literacy News

October 04, 2014
Follow the link for the latest Newsletter: October's Literacy News 

Revised School Opening Information for Students and Parents

September 19, 2014
Procedures and information for the first day of school, Monday September 22nd.

Superintendent's letter to Parents - posted Tues. Sept 16th

September 16, 2014
re: today’s tentative agreement   and the upcoming start of school.

Community Lists

August 29, 2014
Posting of Community lists will be postponed until 8 a.m. of the first day of school. 

Aug. 29th - Superintendent's Letter to Parents

August 29, 2014
Attached is a 2nd letter to parents from our superintendent Mr. Tom Grant. 

Year End Letter to Parents from Superintendent

June 27, 2014
  Dear Scott Creek Parents/Guardians and Students Please see Superintendent Tom Grant’s letter which provides year-end information regarding Provincial Exams, Report Cards and Summer Learning. Mrs. Deck and I would like to thank the Scott Creek community for your patience over the past weeks. R. Foot                                                                            Principal

Yearbooks will be available Friday afternoon

June 18, 2014
Yearbooks will be available on Friday June, 20th from 1 - 2 pm.  If you ordered a yearbook and returned all your books, meet Mr. Foot  and Mrs. Deck at the lacrosse box/crunch parking lot.   There are still some for sale.  $45.00  See you then.  

Grade 8 Leaving Ceremony Plans

June 13, 2014
  Grade 8 Leaving Celebration Wednesday, June 25 th Rocky Point Park in Port Moody

Student Walkout June 4

June 03, 2014
As you may know, a student walkout  being promoted by students for the morning of Wednesday, June 4, has received a significant amount of media attention.   Coquitlam schools will be in session and it is our expectation that students will be in class.  We fully respect student voice and their...

CANCELLED - PDAC43 Invites all Parents to a Parent Information Night _ Wed. June 4th

June 02, 2014
DUE TO LOW REGISTRATIONS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED  Discover the details behind the data collected to support the children in our community.  Learn how parents can be involved.  See flyer attached and Register on-line.  Doors open at 6:30

Tri - Cities Literacy May Newsletter

May 07, 2014
The Tri-Cities Literacy Committee exists to support and improve literacy in our community. They are a valuable resource, raising awareness about literacy and facilitating access to services. Follow the link to access their May Newsletter: http://us7.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3611a3b9d9c322dd2a599f732&id=be392d4601

Advanced Band Cancelled for February 25th

February 24, 2014
Advanced Band is cancelled for Tuesday February 25th.    All other classes will remain as scheduled.   

Cross Catchment Application Information

February 05, 2014
Grd. 8 Cross Catchment Application Information     The Cross-Catchment applications will be available on-line at 9am on Feb. 7th ‚Äď Feb. 19 by 4pm.   The application will be available on the District website below:   District - ( www.sd43.bc.ca )      Paper versions of the application will be available...

Balancing our Minds - Registration is now open

February 04, 2014
Balancing Our Minds 2014: Tools for Youth Wellness is an event organized by BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services in partnership with the Vancouver Canucks. It is a free, one-day workshop for high school age youth in BC to learn about mental health and engage in fun activities and thoughtful...

KETTLE VALLEY RAILWAY MEETING

December 09, 2013
INFORMATIONAL MEETING TUES, DEC 10 @ 7:00 PM IN THE SCHOOL LIBRARY.  SEE YOU THERE!

Lockdown over

November 28, 2013
Students and staff have returned to business as usual at Scott Creek.  Students will be dismissed at our usual time.  Thank you to all our community and parents for your cooperation and understanding during today's lockdown. 

News Flash!!

November 28, 2013
Dear Parents/Guardians,   Gleneagle Secondary School was evacuated today to our school fields because of a bomb threat.  All Gleneagle students and staff are safe.  The Gleneagle students and staff are presently on our school fields. The RCMP are doing a thorough check of Gleneagle.  This process takes time.  Parents are being...

Water Polo for Girls, Nov. 23

November 13, 2013
http://www.lionswaterpolo.ca/     Coquitlam Water Polo is offering a free day!

Early Dismissal

October 17, 2013
Please note that today, October 17, is early dismissal at 2:00 for parent/teacher interviews.

Ski & Snowboard Club

October 01, 2013
Amendment:   Ski and Snowboard Club Dates and Registration Deadline The scheduled dates are Jan 10, 17, 24 and 30th.   Students leave Scott Creek at 12pm and return at 9pm.  Further information and notices will be available soon on the SSNO Club website: http://teachers.sd43.bc.ca/asanderson/SSNOClub/default.aspx      Sign up for the SSNO Club...

Scott Creek Triathlon

September 26, 2013
Thank you to all those parents who helped out at the triathlon yesterday. It is not possible to run this event without the additional help. Your assistance is greatly appreciated. We hope you'll be back next year, either helping or participating.

Special District Event: Parenting our Kids in the 21st Century

September 18, 2013
Peer dynamics, school dynamics, and broader social dynamics can have a tremendous in fluence on our children and youth and the greatest evolving force of all is the role of technology from texting, social networking (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat), to the Internet. no w than when mo s t pa rents...

Parenting Teens Program

September 18, 2013
Fine tune your parenting skills with STEPS to Effective Prenting for parents of teens ages 11 - 17.  See District flyer attached.

Meet the Teacher Night

September 18, 2013
Thursday Sept. 19th - Join us in the gym at 7 p.m. All parents weicome! Meet the awesome Scott Creek teachers. 

Scholastic Book Fair

September 17, 2013
The library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair from Tuesday, September 17 to Thursday, Sept. 19 during lunch and after school. Come to our book fair to check out new and favourite titles!  Please contact Mrs. Bowerman if you have any questions. Thank you for supporting our library.

Scott Creek Triathlon News

September 03, 2013
Course maps for the triathlon are attached below. Parents who wish to help out as course marshals, please send an email to Mr. Stoffberg.

Registration Documentation Requirements

July 05, 2013
If you are planning on registering your child at Scott Creek for September 2013, please review our registration requirements under "publications."

Office Closed

July 05, 2013
Scott Creek's office is now closed for the summer.  The office will re-open on Monday, August 26th @ 9:30 am to accept new registrations. 

Instrument Rental Evening & Mini Lesson

July 05, 2013
A second instrument rental evening has been scheduled for Tuesday, September 10th @ 7:00 pm in the music room.    Instruments already rented will be picked up on this evening and students will receive a mini lesson.     

Scott Creek Middle School

1240 Lansdowne Drive, Coquitlam BC
V3E 3E7
604-945-0156 604-937-8049 scottcreek@sd43.bc.ca
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