February 27, 2017

February 26, 2017


So Spring surely has to come at some point …. although I see snow in the forecast for Tuesday and next weekend. Fingers crossed it is wrong. Either way, lots coming up so be sure to check out what’s coming up This Week At HDSMS. 

Information To Share:

Report Cards This Friday: This Friday report cards will be distributed ONLINE. This means you will need to have set up your account with MyEdBC to be able to view them. You should have received an email from “MyEdBC Support” in the last couple weeks. I will send an email to the community once these are available for viewing. Starting Monday, March 6th, you can pick up a paper copy from the office. In order to get yourself set up to access this, please click here to set up your account and get more information.

Parent-Teacher/Student Led Conferences: Please be sure to sign up for a time by clicking here starting this Tuesday, February 28th at 9:00am.

Ski/Snowboarding Whistler Trip: There will be a meeting on Monday at lunch in the counselling area for all students going on the Whistler Ski and Snowboarding trip this Thursday.

Grade 8 Course Planning: Counsellors and administration from Langley Secondary will be meeting with our grade 8 students the morning of Monday February 27th to do course planning for next year.

2017-2018 Camp Fundraiser: We are running concessions on the next few weekends during volleyball tournaments. We are looking for grade 7 parents to come and help out as this is a fundraiser for the upcoming grade 8 camp in September. Please click here for information and to sign up.

Red Cross Babysitting Course: So you want to be a babysitter? Or, your parents want you to take this course so they feel confident leaving you at home alone? Babysitting with First Aid Hero emphasizes learning through real life scenarios. information covered includes: Exploring the business of babysitting, creating safe environments, safely caring for ages 0-12, and first aid skills. Cost is $60.00 plus GST.  Click here to register. 

Athletics Schedule: We have a lot going on with regards to athletics so please click here each week to see the latest schedule.

PAC Update: Our HDSMS PAC Facebook Page is now up and running!!!! Be sure to click here and follow us!

What’s Up At LSS: Langley Secondary regularly puts out a blog celebrating the awesome things going on there.  Here is the latest edition of What’s Up At LSS

Community Announcements: Often HD Stafford gets valuable information from community organizations in our surrounding area. These will be shared on the following link. This week we have the following:

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Professional Learning: Here are a few of the professional learning articles, websites and videos I have “scooped” to  Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation of a Passionate Educator Be sure to check out the following:

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Up-coming Dates


Ski and Snowboarding Whistler Trip meeting at lunch

Student Choir Practice at lunch



Go Girls at 3:00pm




P2L in Ms McArthur’s Room at lunch

Grade 6 Basketball 3:15-5pm

Girls Playday at HDSMS

Boys Playday Team 1 at ACSS

Boys Playday Team 2 at ACSS


Grade 7 Basketball 3:15pm

Girls Playday at Langley Christian Middle & High School

Friendship Club 3:00 – 4:30 in Community Room

Lego/Robotics Club 3:00 – 4:30 in Robotics Lab

PUCKS – Learn To Skate 2:00 – 3:30 *PUCKS will be finished at Spring Break.


Whistler Ski/Snowboarding Trip

Grade 7 Basketball 3:15pm

Boys Playday at ACSS

Band Practice at lunch


Staff vs Students Basketball 1:30-3.

PUCKS Hockey 2-5 *PUCKS will be finished at Spring Break.

HD Stafford Middle School

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