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School Hours


Morning Supervision


9:00am - 9:15am 

Period 1


9:15am - 10:15am
 
Period 2 


10:15am - 10:55am 

Nutrition Break


10:55am - 11:35am 

Period 3


11:35am - 12:25pm 
 
Period 4 

 
12:25pm - 1:15pm  

 Lunch


1:15pm - 2:05pm 

Period 5 

 
2:05pm - 3:05pm

Period 6 

 
3:05pm - 3:45pm

 Afternoon Supervision


 3:45pm - 4:00pm



School News

  • Falgarwood Family Math Night - Thursday April 25th from 6:30 – 8:00 pm All families are invited to our Family Math Night!You will have the opportunity to do some hands-on math alongside your child while deepening your understanding of how math is taught today. Our staff and students are so excited to share what has been happening in our classrooms with you, and provide you with ideas on how to further support your child’s learning at home. In our Gymnasiums and Library Learning Commons, you will have the opportunity to experience:● Literacy, math and real-life connections● Problem solving strategies● Family number cubes and playing card gamesAnd more!
    Posted Apr 17, 2019, 10:27 AM by Erin Keen
  • You Are Invited - AN INTRODUCTION TO ACTIVE PARENTING This presentation addresses effective communication and goal setting for children aged 10 – adolescence. It is intended to assist parents/caregivers in understanding developmental changes in the youth body and mind.  This overview can be followed up with a full 4-week Active Parenting Course. Please see the attached flyer for details
    Posted Apr 15, 2019, 7:12 AM by Erin Keen
  • Director's Cut - Episode One We’re happy to show you the very first episode of Director’s Cut called Innovation in the Classroom. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jf1OLDiCDkMThis series covers big-picture, Board-wide stories that highlight the innovative and engaging learning opportunities and initiatives taking place in the Halton District School Board.
    Posted Apr 11, 2019, 8:47 AM by Erin Keen
  • The LLC is looking For: Seeds and Lego The Falgarwood LLC (Library Learning Commons) is building a seed library! If you have seeds to donate (e.g., flowers, fruit, veggies, etc.), please drop them off to Ms. Hastings in the LLC. Please make sure seeds are labeled, including the name of the species and the date (year) they were harvested (if you know).  Mrs. Hastings is also is looking for Lego (regular sized, not Duplo) for the LLC maker space! If you have some you can spare (loose or in kits), please bring it in!
    Posted Mar 28, 2019, 2:10 PM by Erin Keen
  • CALLING VENDORS! A message from School Council - Hello Falgarwood Families!  Do you own a small business?  Would you like to have the opportunity to be a Vendor at the June 21st Falgarwood Fun Fair?  We may have a spot for you.  For a donation to our basket raffle we will set you up with a table and chairs on which you can promote your business and/or sell your wears! We will make sure that your business does not overlap with any other at the event.  This is a great opportunity to drum up new business and support your school.  Please contact Danielle Ferguson at four_fergusons@hotmail.com to book your spot.
    Posted Mar 28, 2019, 7:25 AM by Erin Keen
  • Pizza - Round Three The last round of pizza will run from April 16 - June 25. Pizza sales for round three are now closed.
    Posted Apr 4, 2019, 7:09 PM by Erin Keen
  • A Few Reminders Please ensure that you are aware of the following if you are dropping off or picking your child(ren) up from Falgarwood. Also, please share this information with other caregivers who may periodically assist you with drop off or pick up.Times for drop off and pick upMorning Entry- School begins at 9:15a.m. Students are to be dropped off between 9:00a.m. and 9:15a.m. If you arrive at school prior to 9:00a.m., your child must wait with you. Afternoon Dismissal - School ends at 3:45p.m. Students must be picked up from the blacktop area behind the school at 3:45p.m. If you need to pick your child up prior to ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2019, 8:27 AM by Erin Keen
  • Have your Say Survey The Halton District School Board is inviting students, parents, staff and community members to participate in the online engagement survey: Have Your Say. Topics for feedback include learning opportunities, communication, involvement in schools, technology use, equitable and inclusive learning environments, and transportation. The surveys are open for all groups from Feb. 1 to April 5, 2019. The information gathered from the survey will help the Board continue to create a positive learning environment to help shape school improvement and well-being plans. The survey will be available at www.HaveYourSayHDSB.ca, or via the Board's website at www.hdsb.ca. The survey is available in six additional languages: Arabic, French, Hindi, Mandarin, Punjabi, and Urdu. The Have Your Say ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2019, 2:13 PM by Erin Keen
  • Kindergarten Registration for the 2019/20 school year Kindergarten registration for the 2019/20 school year is underway at the Halton District School Board! Registration forms are available at schools and on the HDSB website (www.hdsb.ca). Contact Falgarwood to register your child today. Learn more at www.hdsb.ca (Search: "Kindergarten"). 
    Posted Apr 4, 2019, 7:11 PM by Erin Keen
  • BUS TRANSPORTATION On the rare occasion when buses are running late, our transportation department has made it easy to check and see if your family has been affected. Go to the HSTS website at https://www.haltonbus.ca/ and click on the ‘Delays and Cancellations’ link on the left-hand side of the main page. This will take you to a page which displays the bus routes that are currently delayed and the length of the delay.You can also visit the HSTS website and sign up to receive an email which automatically notifies the subscriber when the bus is delayed and the length of the delay. Parents can sign up to receive late bus information for their child’s route only
    Posted Jan 5, 2019, 7:59 PM by Erin Keen
  • Elementary Optional Attendance 2019-2020 Please see the attached document for information regarding Optional Attendance for the 2019-20 school year.
    Posted Dec 5, 2018, 8:16 AM by Erin Keen
  • ROCK ROCK provides Therapy, Counselling, Assessments and Intervention based on the age of the child/youth. https://rockonline.ca/services/regional-0-6-services/
    Posted Nov 30, 2018, 10:56 AM by Erin Keen
  • Wasteless Wednesday Falgarwood is introducing Wasteless Wednesdays.  Our goal is to encourage litterless lunches and reduce the overall amount of waste produced as a school.  Children are encouraged to place their organic waste in the green bins and their recyclables in the blue bins, along with minimizing the amount of waste they bring in their lunch, by using re-usable containers.  Thank you for your continued support in making our school a greener place!
    Posted Oct 10, 2018, 11:22 AM by Erin Keen
  • Volunteering - Criminal Background Check Reminder to Parents regarding Volunteering at Falgarwood Public SchoolIf you are new to the school and interested in volunteering you must obtain a criminal background check and provide to the school office.  https://www.hdsb.ca/our-board/Pages/Get%20Involved/Volunteer-in-Schools.aspxIf you are an existing volunteer with a criminal background check on file you are required to complete an annual offense declaration to continue to volunteer in the school.  The form can be found at:https://www.hdsb.ca/Documents/HDSB%20annual%20offence%20declaration%20form%20for%20volunteers.pdf#search=annual%20offense
    Posted Sep 12, 2018, 11:59 AM by Erin Keen
  • Oliver's Labels Fundraiser Just a reminder that you can help your child keep track of their belongings and help raise funds for Falgarwood by participating in our Oliver’s Labels fundraiser. Simply order your personalized labels by clicking on the following link:  www.oliverslabels.com/FalgarwoodPS 
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 9:42 AM by Erin Keen
  • Prescribed Medication Forms 1 & 2 (Parent & Dr. Signatures required) A reminder to parents that any prescribed medication (e.g., EpiPen, puffer, antibiotics) that a student is required to take during the school day, must be accompanied by "form 1" and "form 2" which require both a parent and prescribing Regulated Health Care Provider (e.g., physician) signatures. Families are encouraged to visit their Health Care Provider prior to the start of school to ensure all forms are completed for the first day of school.
    Posted Aug 21, 2018, 9:17 AM by Erin Keen
  • SchoolMessenger The Halton District School Board uses a system called SchoolMessenger for: Reporting student absencesReceiving all messages and phone calls from your child’s school and the HDSBSchoolMessenger simplifies the absence reporting process and makes it easier for you to respond to unexplained absences for your child. Parents are able to report your child’s absence in the following ways:Website: go.schoolmessenger.ca Mobile App: Halton District School Board Mobile App (available for download from the App Store and Google Play) Phone: 1-877-409-6310 (Toll-free) During the registration process for SchoolMessenger, you will be able to set your communication preferences for how you wish to receive messages from your child’s school and the Halton ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2019, 7:18 PM by Erin Keen
  • Annual Offence Declaration Form for Volunteers Attached is the Annual Offence Declaration Form for volunteers. This form needs to be completed by all RETURNING volunteers who have already submitted a criminal background check to the school. If you would like to volunteer for the next school year 2018-2019, please complete the form and return to the main office as soon as possible. Please click download.
    Posted May 31, 2018, 9:04 AM by Erin Keen
  • HDSB - New Mobile App The Halton District School Board has launched a Mobile App for parents/guardians, staff and students! Report absences, get school news, calendars, social media and more all in one place. The app consolidates important information from schools and the Halton District School Board into one easy-to-access location. The free app is available for download on the App Store and Google Play (search “Halton District School Board” or “HDSB”).  
    Posted May 13, 2018, 7:39 PM by Erin Keen
  • SCHOOL VISITORS All school visitors must report their presence and business to the office staff. This routine is essential for student safety, plant security and efficient operation of emergency evacuation procedures. We must know who is in the building at all times in order to provide the safest possible environment for your children. Parents are asked to refrain from going directly to the classroom to deliver a lunch or to pick up your child for an appointment. Children will be called to the office to meet you. If you need to pick up your child for any reason while school is still in progress, please report to the office. Lunches delivered to the school will be held in the main office and ...
    Posted Jan 26, 2018, 6:58 AM by Rebecca Danks
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