Week of November 30th

November 29, 2015

HDSMS MainAnother beautiful winter day on the West Coast. Definitely smells like snow but none as of yet. Lots going on this week so please be sure to check out the information below:

Information To Share

HD Stafford Spirit Wear: We are excited to have an on-line store where staff, students and parents can order HD Stafford Spirit wear. These hoodies, T-shirts and baseball shirts are a great way to show your Skyhawks Pride!12279010_657005147772551_5539339128931740584_n Check out the on-line store. Orders are due by December 31, 2015

Christmas Concert: We will have our “North Pole’s Got Talent” Christmas Concert on Thursday December 17th. There will be an afternoon show starting just after 1:30 and an evening show starting at 5pm. Hopefully you can come and spread some Christmas cheer with the HD Stafford Middle community.

Cafeteria Now Closed: The cafeteria is now closed. Please be sure to send your child with an appropriate healthy lunch. Those who are part of the lunch program will continue as normal.

Langley Secondary Football: LSS played a strong game against the Abby Panthers losing in the semi-finals of the BC High School tournament. Congratulations to all the players and kudos to the great program here at HD Stafford Middle School that developed many of the players from that amazing season and the playoff run.

Information About School Status During Inclement Weather: Please check this link on our website for information related to school status during inclement weather.

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:

None this week

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:

  • Six Ways To Look At A Middle Grades Kids
  • Why Teachers Are Ditching Report Cards
  • Do Report Card Narratives Lead To Positive Change

Upcoming Dates



Gr 8 Girls Basketball Game at Southridge

Gr 8 Boys Basketball Game at Fraser Middle

Extra Degree 3 – 4pm


Gr 8 Boys Basketball Game at Langley Christian

Boys Soccer 3:00 – 4:00pm

Extra Degree 3 – 4pm

212 Field Trip Glow Bowling 5 – 8pm


Gr 8 Girls Basketball Game at Clayton Heights

Extra Degree 3 – 4pm


Gr 8 Girls Basketball Game (MPR Tournament)

Practice/Gym Schedule:

Intramurals Schedule:

  • Playoffs this week! Please check the schedule outside the small gym.

Please click here to access the Practice/Gym Schedule for this week.


HD Stafford Middle School

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