Kindergarten and new students in Grades 1-12 may begin registering for the 2018-2019 school year during the week of January 29th.
Registration opens at 8:00am on January 29th and will run until February 2nd. Registrations are done on-line at http://registration.sd62.bc.ca. Parents must present proof of child’s age and residence to the school within 14 calendar days of submitting the registration. Parents unable to register on-line may register in person at their home catchment school.
Please keep checking back for further Nature K and French Immersion registration information.
Welcome to the new school year and more Fun Food and Popcorn Days! Please click on the “How To” instructions to set up an account for your family in order to access the online “Hotlunch” ordering application– 2017 Instructions for setup
February – All orders must be in by January 27th at midnight
February 2nd – White Spot Day
February 9th – Kernels’ Popcorn Day
February 16th – Boston Pizza – Heart Shaped Pizza (late valentine fundraiser for SportAssist)
March– All orders must be in by February 24th at midnight
March 2nd – Hot Dog Day
March 9th – Kernels’ Popcorn Day
March 16th – Booster Juice (green smoothies) and Lighthouse Bakery (shamrock cookies) Day – St. Patricks celebration
Late French Immersion Program is an option for students/families to think about as they move into Grade 6 in Sept. The LFI Program runs at Ecole John Stubbs, and their staff will be here next Friday to talk with our Grade 5 students about the program. There will be a pamphlet coming home, as well an informational meeting for parents (held at John Stubbs). Parents can check with Ecole John Stubbs about the date/time of that informational meeting.
Basketball for Grade 5 boys (Ms.Dejongh) and girls (Mr.McLatchie) will be getting underway. Practices have begun so encourage your son/daughter to think about playing. Games will be scheduled towards the end of January. Watch for details if your son/daughter has taken an interest to play.
At the beginning of each school year we send home consent forms for parents to sign in order for your student to have access to fieldtrips, internet useage, fresh grade etc. This year the Sooke School District has set up a new electronic consent portal for parents. If you have not already done so, please use this link https://consent.sd62.bc.ca/ to sign your student(s) up for the following consents:
- Fresh Grade
- General School Fieldtrips (allows for neighbourhood walks with buddies etc.)
- Google Apps for Education
- Internet Access
- School Cash Online
Please find below copies of our Wishart Newsletters for the 2017-2018 school year.
Wishart Newsletter – December 1 – Dec. 1.17
Wishart Newsletter – November 3 – Nov 3. 17
Wishart Newsletter – October 6, 2017 – Oct. 6.17
Wishart Newsletter – September 15, 2017 – Sept. 15.17
Parents volunteering for field trips or classroom work require a Criminal Record Check when working with our students. This needs to be completed and on file at the school office prior to volunteering.
Driving any students in a private vehicle also requires a completed Criminal Records Check as well as a driver’s abstract from ICBC and a copy of your valid driver’s license and insurance. These are now required for all volunteers when driving for field trips and must be in to the office at least 24 hours PRIOR to driving or attending a field trip. Please see the link with information below.
Thank you again for volunteering your time so our children can have the best educational opportunities.