SHAC (Student Heath Action Committee) News – FFF and 60MKC

Hello Howard Families, The SHAC students have been working hard to find ways to motivate our students to make healthy lifestyle choices throughout their day. This year we are focusing on the healthy behaviours and goals that are outlined in 60MKC:  Activity, Nutrition, Screen Time, Hydration and Sleep. This week we are launching two initiatives: 1)Continue reading “SHAC (Student Heath Action Committee) News – FFF and 60MKC”

Boomerang Lunches Are Back!

By Sienna A. 42, Charlotte A.42 and Amelia A. 36 ~ Earth Buddies Club   Hey Howard Parents! Boomerang Lunches Are Back! How Does It Work? Student lunches are “thrown” to school and any wrappers or uneaten/partly eaten food are “thrown” back home. As usual, we encourage litterless lunches and snacks in reusable containers! AnyContinue reading “Boomerang Lunches Are Back!”

Howard Happenings: Last call for submissions!

Howard Happenings will publish its first issue for the 2014/2015 school year in November. We welcome submissions in English or French from all students. Great fall events to write about include: Halloween, Fall Fete, Terry Fox run, cross country running meets and anything else that inspires students. Photos and drawings are also welcome. Submissions canContinue reading “Howard Happenings: Last call for submissions!”

Pawsitively Pets After School Program

Dear Parents, Howard Public School is pleased to offer an after school program for ALL ages on Fridays beginning Friday October 24th until Friday December 12th.  If the program is successful we will run another session beginning in January. There will be 5 sessions in total. Sessions run Friday afternoons in the gym from 3:30pm-4:30pm.Continue reading “Pawsitively Pets After School Program”

Howard Running Club is Back – Sign Up Information

The Howard Running Club is back! After another successful cross country season, the Howard Running Club is back for students interested in improving their physical fitness and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The Running Club will start right after the cross country is over, and students will run weekly until the end of the school year.Continue reading “Howard Running Club is Back – Sign Up Information”