Wednesday, June 28th is Beach Day! Students and staff will be walking down to the Esquimalt Lagoon; leaving the school at 9:30am. Please ensure your students are prepared with hat, water, sunscreen, towel etc. NO BATHING SUITS PLEASE. We will have lifeguards on duty, however there is no swimming. Students should bring a drink and other snacks for lunch as they will be there for the day.
Staff and students will start making their way back to the school at 1:45. If you or another adult are picking up your student from the beach please ensure they are signed out with their classroom teacher; a signed beach day form should be sent back to the school prior to beach day so the teacher is aware of the early departure.
Any parents that may be helping teachers/classes with transportation of students/supplies to and from the beach will have been communicated to directly by the teacher. Parents participating that day will need to have a valid CRC in the office.
Beach day is one of our favorite days as a school. We know families like to come as well. Unfortunately we do not have the man power and resources to look after children who are not Wishart students – we are only responsible for the safety and security of our students. We ask that parents are extra vigilant of younger children who are not yet part of our school. We wouldn’t want an older student to knock in to a toddler while playing football or something on the beach.
Please follow these instructions: Go to the Items Tab then to the SD62 tab and select the 2018/2019 School Bus Registration Form.
Please note: To register for school bussing, you do not need to sign the “Consent Form” in School Cash Online or require your childs PEN number.
Welcome to Wishart Elementary’s 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
June 8th – Hot Dog Day
June 15th – Kernels Popcorn Day
June 22nd – White Spot
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
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.