Dance-a-Thon Update

Hello Howard parents!

There’s just over week to go until the DANCE-A-THON fundraising event Friday, February 9th, 2018.

Pledge envelopes have been sent home and students can begin fundraising. The envelopes can be returned by February 7th, but not to worry, I’ll be sending more reminders closer to the date.

Money raised at Dance-a-thon helps to pay for enrichment programs in our school in arts, science, tech, mental health, etc. not to mention it’s a day of dancing and fun…woo hoo!

Donations can be made by cash, cheque, or online by clicking on the Make a Pledge button at

The students can request their favourite songs online by filling out the music request form on at Requests can be made up to 2 days before the event. The DJ will play from the most requested list on dance day.

If you’d like to volunteer email

9:10-9:50 gr.1,2 area 23, 24, 25, 27, 28

9:55-10:25 jk/sk area 11, 12, 14

10:35-11:15 gr.4,5,6 area 31,37, 35, 38

12:55-1:35 gr.2,3 area 26, 32, 33, 41, 34

1:45-2:15 SK area 21, 22

2:35-3:20 gr. 4,5,6 area 36, 39, 40, 43,

Dance-a-thon coordinators

Candice & Erin

Choir Registration Starts and Help Needed in the Music Room

Choir registration starts this week for students in Grade Three (Primary Choir) and Grades Four to Six (Junior Choir. All children who enjoy singing are encouraged to join! An information letter and permission for will be sent home with interested students this week. Please return forms ASAP.

HELP! Are you good with sound equipment? Angel Grant used to be my technician and now he’s gone! I need help hooking up my CD player/tuner and speakers. Stop by the music room any day before or after school if you have a few minutes to spare and help me get the music started.