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 March 20th:
Need a night out after March Break...join some other adults this Wednesday night at 3030 (come any time after 7pm)
Hope to see many of you this Friday at the All-School Adventure to Winter Stations!
Reminder that Pizza Lunch is tomorrow (Tuesday) - and if you can volunteer Jess would love to hear from you!
As always - Please check the school website/Twitter daily for SCHOOL news/updates/information!
Parent Council News…
1. Community Social @ 3030 (with a special Goodbye to a dear friend/community member): Hope you can join us this Wednesday March 22 @ 7pm (or whenever you can)
2. Pizza Lunch: March 21st - please reach out to Jess if you can volunteer ;)
3. Ask 4 Villages | Learn more about Rough-and-Tumble Play vs. Aggression this week on our blog
4. School Council Needs you! Have Questions?? Reach out and learn what we are all about!! Yes-- we are starting to think about next year already... and would love to talk with anyone interested in getting involved and joining one of our many committees! Please reach out to me here or contact Josh or Ben to learn about what positions we are looking for (Here's a draft list we are working on to list all the leads/committees that need help),
1. Winter Stations - Whole School Field Trip Fri Mar 24 AM
The #HPAS 2nd Annual visit to the Beaches to see some of Toronto's Public Art! A whole school community event, all parent volunteers welcome.
"Winter Stations is now embarking on its third-year, opening an international design competition to bring temporary public art installations to The Beaches, exhibited to celebrate Toronto's winter waterfront landscape. Winter Stations 2017 theme: Catalyst : Converting one form or substance into another."
Please talk to your Teacher and/or Trip Rep if you have any questions!
1. ‘Screenagers’ at Humberside Collegiate: Apr 12, 7:00 pm.
We invite you to a screening of the documentary Screenagers. It will hopefully help facilitate discussions with your family around boundaries and guidelines for positive technology use.
2. Parent Conference | Parents as Partners: April 1st - register now! http://www.parentsaspartners.ca/
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”.