September 19th

September 18, 2016


Hope everyone enjoyed their weekend. Definitely a hint of fall in the air. Here is what’s going on This Week At HDSMS: September 19th

Information To Share:

Welcome Back Family BBQ/Meet The Teacher: Just a reminder that this Wednesday if your chance to come out and meet our amazing staff with your family and have a hot dog, chips and a drink. Please RSVP by clicking here so we can order enought food.

PAC Meeting: Our first PAC meeting of the year will follow the Welcome Back Family BBQ in our library. Please plan to attend from 6:30 – 7:30.



Choir and Band: We will be offering Band and Choir at lunch through the music teacher from Langley Secondary, Mrs. Thorpe. If your child is interested in joining, please attend based on the days/times below.

Parking Lot: Please help us out by not parking in our pick-up/drop off area on the East side of the school. If you must park, use the visitor parking located on the West Side. Thank you for helping keep our students safe.

Youth Homeless Awareness Event: on September 24th, from 11am-4pm, the Youth Homelessness Task Force will be organizing an outdoor concert and fundraiser to raise awareness for the youth homeless in Langley. there will be entertainment, food, games, and booths from around the community, all supporting the cause.

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

PAC Update: First PAC meeting of the year is this Wednesday, 6:30pm, following the BBQ. All parents/guardians welcome and encouraged to come. Also, we are very grateful for all the PAC donations we have received so far. If you would still like to donate, you can send cash or a cheque with your student, or go to HD Stafford’s School Cash Online and donate there. Thank you! Hope to see you Wednesday!

What’s Up At LSS: Each week Langley Secondary puts out a blog celebrating the awesome things going on there.  Stay tuned for the first one coming next week. 

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:

Langley City Youth Songwriting Club

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:

  • Understanding the Power of Stories
  • Jack Berckemeyer Tames The Team (video)

Up-coming Dates


Football Players early dismissal


Band Practice


Welcome Back Family BBQ/Meet The Staff 5:30 – 6:30

PAC Meeting 6:30 – 7:30

Student Choir Practice




HD Stafford Middle School

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