Stafford Scoop June 27, 2022

Posted: June 26, 2022


Week of June 27, 2022

Happy Sunday Skyhawks Parents & Guardians!

We want to take this opportunity to thank everyone for all their efforts during a year like no other.  As a community, you have been INCREDIBLE –  helping all our  students to experience success, growth, and encouragement  – EVERYDAY –  it is inspiring!  Despite all the challenges, protocols, and obstacles you faced – you were steadfast in your support of creating a unified, engaging culture of care & learning in this place – and we are very thankful and blessed to work alongside such amazing parents!  Thank you for all you do every day!  HAVE A WONDERFUL SUMMER EVERYONE!

Here’s the SCOOP!

THE WEEK AHEAD AT HD STAFFORD

Monday June 27, 2022

  • Last day for many HDSMS students.
    • Students who are attending “Student Success Days”, Complex Resource Students will be attending Tuesday and/or Wednesday.
    • Tuesday & Wednesday Student Success Days are by “teacher invitation only”
  • Grade 8 Students to LSS for Tour and Lunch 9:00am -11:00am – then to City Park for Party in the Park.

Tuesday June 28, 2022

  • Student Success Day #1 – Any students needing to complete assignments/projects in order to accurately be assessed for their progress in the curricular competencies will be present.  Teachers will have notified students by this time.

Wednesday June 29, 2022

  • Student Success Day #2 – Any students needing to complete assignments/projects in order to accurately be assessed for their progress in the curricular competencies will be present.  Teachers will have notified students by this time.

PICTURES FROM LAST WEEK!:

 

NEW INFORMATION TO SHARE:

 

 

New Community Resources/ Opportunities

I wanted to pass along some community supports that are being offered in the near future.  I’ve attached a PDF to this email with information, workshops and opportunities that are coming up. Some of these events are  time sensitive and are happening in the next week, so I wanted to make sure you had this information in time. I’ve also included a list of mental health supports that can be accessed locally.

Supports for Parents

 

STAFFORD ATHLETICS & AFTER SCHOOL EVENTS

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Until next year – Have a great Summer!

REMINDERS

SKYHAWKS ONLINE STORE IS LIVE!

We are very excited to roll out the new online Skyhawks Apparel Store to all staff, students and our Stafford community!

STAYING CONNECTED:

  • HDSMS will continue to work towards being a completely paperless school when it comes to communication with parents. In order to stay informed, please be sure you use at least one of the following on-line methods:

 

PAC NEWS:

NEW INFORMATION TO SHARE:

Munchalunch is closing down for the summer. If you are leaving HD Stafford and need a refund for money still on your account, please email hdsmshotlunch@gmail.com

The first PAC meeting of the 2022/2023 school year will be Wednesday, September 14th at 6:30pm in the HD Stafford Library. Anyone interested to be part of committees can be added then.

Following the PAC AGM on June 1st, the following positions were elected and volunteered for:

President – Gina Twellmann

Vice President – Alex Joehl

Secretary – Cathy Worrall

Treasurer – Carmen Phelan

DPAC Rep – Chantale Hubbs

Member at Large – Solanlle Paguinao

Member at Large – Lisa Tatarniuk

Member at Large – Cindy Chung

Committees:

Hot Lunch – Cathy Worrall

Hawk’s Nest – Lisa Tatarniuk

Fundraising – Cathy Worrall

Events – Sarah Preston

Long Term Planning – Cindy Chung, Jen Elderkin, Chantale Hubbs

If you’re interested to be more involved in the PAC, daytime or evening, reach out to hdsmspresident@gmail.com or hdsmspac@gmail.com.

Keep updated with PAC fundraisers and info through Facebook and Instagram at:

HDSMS Parent Group

HDStafford Middle School PAC

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If you have any questions or if you are interested to volunteer at our PAC initiatives, please contact hdsmspac@gmail.com

PAC GENERAL INFORMATION:

Our PAC works to help create effective partnerships between the school and parent community. Building the triangle of support between parent, school, and child will create powerful learning opportunities and ensure our children’s success.

Each and every parent or guardian is a member of our PAC. We encourage you to join us for the monthly meetings to participate in the building of PAC community and create learning opportunities for your child.

The 2022/23 HDSMS PAC EXECUTIVE:

NamePositionEmail
Gina TwellmannPresidenthdsmspresident@gmail.com
Alex JoehlVice Presidenthdsmsvicepresident@gmail.com
Carmen PhelanTreasurerhdsmstreasurer@gmail.com
Cathy WorrallSecretaryhdsmspac@gmail.com
Chantale HubbsD-PAC Rephdsmsdpacrep@gmail.com
Solanlle PaguinaoMember at Largehdsmsmal1@gmail.com
Cindy ChungMember at Largehdsmsmal2@gmail.com
Lisa TatarniukMember at Largehdsmsmal3@gmail.com
Cathy WorrallFundraisinghdsmsfundraising@gmail.com
Cathy WorrallHot Lunchhdsmshotlunch@gmail.com
Chantale HubbsLong Term Planning Committeehdsmsltpc@gmail.com

 

LOVING LITERACY:

Until next year – Have a great Summer!

FROM THE LIBRARY LEARNING COMMONS:

Until next year – Have a great Summer!

FROM THE DISTRICT:

Be sure to check out the SD#35 Homepage for the latest Community Opportunities!

QUOTE OF THE WEEK:

 

 

HD Stafford Middle School

20441 - Grade Crescent, Langley
BC, V3A 4J8
Phone: 604-534-9285
Fax: 604-534-8986