Heads Up

Welcome to Heads Up, your one-stop source for news about your son’s upcoming activities and events.

Message from Derek Poon, Head, Intermediate Division

derekUpcoming Intermediate Division dates:

Monday, Oct. 23: Period one begins at 8:30 a.m.; principal’s assembly at 10:05 a.m., Movember speaker, Laidlaw Hall
Tuesday, Oct. 24: Afternoon focus day, classes dismissed at 1:10 p.m.

Please click here for a screencast video produced for Year 8 parents which pertains to information shared at the Sept. 28 parents information evening.

Each year, after the November long weekend, all boys at the Upper School are professionally photographed by Cangrad Studios, wearing first dress. The photos are used to update those currently in the database and families may purchase prints. Year 8 boys will be photographed on Tuesday, Nov. 14 and Year 9 boys on Monday, Nov. 20. Please watch for more detailed information closer to these dates.

Student-led conferences (formerly known as parent-teacher interviews) are scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 2 and Friday, Nov. 3. Please refer to the detailed entry in the Intermediate Division section on how to book times online.  Also in this section is a brief piece on the rationale and format of SLCs written by Wernham West Centre for Learning director Kathryn Barnes.

National Take Your Kid to Work Day for Year 9 boys is on Wednesday, Nov. 1. If you’re planning to have your son take part in this day, please be sure to email Nancy Pyle so it can be recorded in our system. Please see the piece in the Intermediate Division section for more details.

Thanks for reading.

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