February 6th, 2017

Scholastic Book Fair – February 7th to 9th

Parkview Families, the library will be running a Scholastic Book Fair throughout this week. The Book Fair will be set up on Monday afternoon, and will be open for business from Tuesday – Thursday and will be packed up on Friday morning. The book fair will be open during the day and after school until 4PM. We will be closed part of the morning/afternoon on Thursday for grade 7 and 8 immunizations. Each class will have a scheduled time to visit the Book Fair during the week and students may come home with a wish list. Thank you in advance for your support of this literary fundraiser.

Ballet Creole – Primary Students – February 7th 

The Primary students will be watching a presentation from Ballet Creole on Tuesday February 7th 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm.

Grade 8 Trip Information Night – February 7th 

The Grade 8 trip to Ottawa and Montreal info night February 7th at 6:00 pm in the staff room.

School Council Meeting – February 7th

Our next School Council Meeting is Tuesday February 7th from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the staff room.  All are welcome!

Parkview Pride Assembly – Thursday February 9th

8:40 Jk to Grade 2 Assembly

9:30 Grade 3 to 8 Assembly

Lunar New Year is here! Join us for the Neighbourhood Potluck Gathering! – February 9th 

Date: Thursday, February 9th

Time: 5:30 pm- 8:30 pm

Location: Parkview P.S.

RSVP by Tuesday, Feb 7 to ajzluo@gmail.com


Please bring one or a few dishes (nut free) to contribute to the dinner (enough food for your own family members).


  • Appreciate the Lanterns. Guess the riddles and win a prize or two.

Time: throughout the evening.

  • Floor Hockey

A big thank you to Mr. Hewson and his athletic cabinet. With their support, we will be playing floor hockey in the gym. Participating families will form teams, play games, and scores goals.  All participants must wear goggles.  Goggles and floor hockey equipment will be provided.  ! It’s going to be a fabulous family activity. Parents, grandparents, caregivers, and kids are welcome!

Please RSVP by Tuesday, Feb 7 to ajzluo@gmail.com

Time: 5:30-6:30pm (before dinner) and 7:30-8:30pm (after dinner)

  • Potluck buffet

Time: 6:30-7:30pm

To comply with our school’s goal of creating a zero waste environment, we encourage you to bring along your own cutlery and plates for the dinner. If you would like to volunteer and help out for this evening, please email ajzluo@gmail.com. Thank you!

We hope to see your family there!

Your Parkview School Council

Hoops for Heart – February 10th 

Hoops for Heart will be during the afternoon on Friday February 10th

ELL Parent Tea February 22nd  11:00 am to 12:00 pm


  • What does ELL mean?
  • How are ELLs leveled?
  • What support models are provided at school?
  • Who receives ESL support?
  • How do I make sense of my child’s report card?
  • What support can I provide my child at home?


Arts Camp for Grade 7 and 8 Students

Attached is information on YRDSB’s Arts Camp.  If you are interested in applying for Arts Camp, please download the Camper Application Information package.  Applications are to be completed on-line and are due by February 17th.


The Week Ahead

Monday February 6th

Tuesday February 7th

  • Book Fair 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • 1:30 Ballet Creole
  • 6:00 pm Grade 8 Trip Information Night in the staff room
  • 7:00 pm School Council Meeting in the staff room

Wednesday February 8th

  • Book Fair 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Thursday February 9th

  • Parkview Pride Assemblies – 8:40 JK to Grade 2    9:30 Grade 3 to Grade 8
  • Book Fair 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Grade 7 Immunizations  11:00 am
  • 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Lunar New Year Neighbourhood Potluck

Friday February 10th

  • 1:30 Hoops for Heart