Welcome to your Parent Council web site @ High Park Alternative School
FOR ALL ADDMISSIONS RELATED INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT OUR OFFICIAL SCHOOL WEBSITE
For all School related news and events please visit the Official School Website and check Twitter Daily!
We are a fun and engaging community - please visit our FUN STUPH section to learn more about all the various fundraisers and events (and so much more) then check out the School Council section to see how you can join in and volunteer for our great school! It's easy to make payments online thanks to our Paypal System and we hope to hear from you and stay connected in our digital schoolyard on Facebook!
HPAS Council eNewsletter for week of January 23rd:
Be sure and visit our School Twitter page to see photos and read beautiful sentiments by our teachers and Students from the Open House. A BIG thank you to Amy for leading the way and organizing a great open house, and to all the parents, students, staff and admin who came together to host a great event showcasing the best of HPAS: See Pics here: https://twitter.com/TDSB_HPAS
Speaking of...Don'f forget to sign up for Kelly's Twitter Workshop -so you can tweet like a pro and understand how to follow along with school life (Reminder that Twitter is how to get up-to-date info :: from school closures, important news, updates and fun pics showing allll the fun during school hours).
Hope to see everyone this Thursday for our Parent Council Meeting - we are in Anastasia's Room # is 106.!
Reminder to visit School Website daily to stay in-the-know::As we can't possibly capture it all here on Mondays (Twitter feed is on homepage for you too): www.highparkalternativeschool.com
All Parent Council News and updates can be found here: www.hpalt.org
Parent Council News…
1. School Council Meeting: Hope to see you this Thursday @7pm in Anastasia's Room # 106.Child Minding available (in Betty Lynn's Class).
TDSB: School councils are an excellent way for you to get involved in your child’s education. Every TDSB school has an elected school council. Your school council is an important forum for involving all members of the school community in matters that affect the education of students.
2. Magnetic Poetry Mural: Can you help us paint? Reach out to Mirnaly if you can and would like to learn more ;) Kelly has posted a few pics on Twitter of it's progress
3. Save-the-Date!! The annual HPAS skating and Dance Party (Big Chill) will be held on Friday Feb 10th. It's an All family and All school skating party in the morning..., followed by a dance party in the afternoon. More details to come closer to the date, but mark your calendars as this is one of the events that all family members are welcome to attend during the school day!
Do your kids have a favourite song (do you) - Let's hear about it :: Please share on our Facebook Group as George is building a BIG CHILL PLAYLIST!
>Simply look for George's post/request:
1. Twitter Workshop - Jan 31st
Register Now & Find out more on the School Website!
2. Parent/Teacher Interviews: This term, other than JK - interviews are only by teacher or parent request.
1. For any/all questions regarding Parent Council Events or happenings - please email our Co-Chairs Josh and Ben
2. Questions about School Life, news, events or classroom ? Please reach out to the office (Marlene) and/or your teacher
Have a great week!
p.s. Please PLEASE visit school website & twitter for daily School news and important information/updates:: This is how the school communicates with us daily :)
High Park Alternative School is a Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 community of children, teachers and parents working together to create a stimulating and nurturing learning environment. Established in 1981, we are an alternative public school within the Toronto District School Board, committed to being…
“...An accountable small school community that explores
academics and citizenship adventurously together”.