November 16, 2018: Based on the impending weather forecast and winter storm warning in effect, all PSB schools will be dismissing 3 hours early today. For ACC this means our buses will be leaving the school at approximately 11:45 today. Drive safe! Please note that Dominos is not able to deliver the pizza and garlic fingers before the buses leave so today’s orders will be refunded.
Our parent teacher interview time slots are now live online. Please visit the link, sign in and choose the time slot in which you’d like to visit a teacher.
Our school is back selling awesome school clothing this year! We have partnered with Entripy Shops (www.amherstcoveconsolidatedschool.entripyshops.com).
They have clothing types of all grade levels, and you can customize the type, size, colour, brand, and even the location of the school logo on the item!!
Clothing will be shipped (free if order is over $50) directly to your house, and also comes with free returns if needed
Our school gets a percentage of all sales as well!
You are invited to join us at Remind.com to receive brief reminders and notices sent out by the school. You can opt in to receive messages through text, email,or their app. You can always opt out later if you change your mind. We intend to use it for short notices that may be sent home on a little slip of paper (which we suspect sometimes go unseen), late buses, early closures, etc. Follow this link (https://www.remind.com/join/69f2bbk) to sign up for our ACC School-Wide messages.
In an effort to reduce waste, we will no longer be using single-use plastic spoons with Gojis. Instead, students will borrow a real spoon and return it to be washed and re-used the next week. So if you’re unpacking your child’s lunch bag some day and find one of these spoons, please send it back to school. We purposely drilled a hole in the end of the handle to make them easily identifiable. #reducereuserecycle
Now that the playoff teams have been determined, the pool is back and easier than ever (for both you and us)! Follow this link (https://goo.gl/siaMZx) to complete your online entry into this year’s Playoff Bracket Pool.
Easy to complete – just pick the teams that you think will win this year’s NHL playoff matchups and answer a few bonus question. Half of all proceeds will be returned as prize money with the other half supporting several student-based projects at ACC. Only $5 per entry so while you’re at it, why not enter multiple times?? Payment details at the site in this link.
The following information was sent out to all parents via a mass email recently. If you did not receive the email, I ask that you contact us to get the complete information (survey web address withheld from the text below) and also to ensure that we have your correct email address for future communication.
Dear Parent or Guardian,
Students, Teachers and Parents/Guardians across PEI are participating in the OurSCHOOL Survey. Further to the information that was sent to you about your child’s participation in the OurSCHOOL Survey, please note that the Parent/Guardian Survey will be open until Friday, May 4th, 2018.
The information collected through this survey will provide current information about our school and learning, will help us to inform our school goals, identify successes and areas for improvement, inform policies and programs, and share results with parents and the community.
The survey allows you to express your views about your child’s experiences at home and at school.
● The survey takes about 20 minutes to complete.
● Your responses should be based on this current 2017-2018 school year.
● If you have more than one child in our school, you may complete the survey more than once.
● Your responses are anonymous and confidential as they are recorded on a secure
site without personal identifying information.
● You may skip any questions you do not wish to answer.
● The link to the survey is (PLEASE CONTACT US FOR THIS LINK IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE THE EMAIL)
● Please do not share this link on social media as it is not meant to be accessible to the general public.
Results will be used only for the purpose of achieving goals in our school and the PEI education system. The information is collected under Section 31 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and under Section 3.1(c) of the Education Act.
For more information about the OurSCHOOL Survey program, you can visit The Learning Bar Inc.’s website: http://www.thelearningbar.com.
Should you have any questions about the survey, you may contact me at school by telephone (902)437-8525 or email at email@example.com.
Thank you in advance for your input,