Elementary Monday Note: November 5, 2018

Week at a Glance

Monday, November 5

Scholastic Orders Due

3:15 pm Gr. 3-5 After School Activity – Dance (pre-registered)

Tuesday, November 6

8:55 am Parent Prayer

1:00 pm Gr. 5A Swimming Lessons – Hyde Creek

3:15 pm Gr. 2/3 After School EAL Classes (Rm. 209)

Wednesday, November 7

Fraser Health Dental Screening – KA & B

9:00 am Chapel – Mr. Kevan Dobsin

3:15 pm Gr. 4/5 After School EAL Classes (Rm.207)

3:15 pm Gr. 3-5 After School Activity – Karate (pre-registered)

Thursday, November 8

1:00 pm Gr. 5B Swimming Lessons – Hyde Creek

3:15 pm Gr. 3-5 After School Activity – Coding/Robotics (pre-registered)

Friday, November 9

Fun Food Day

9:00 am PTL Meeting @ Port Coquitlam Campus

2:00 pm Remembrance Day Service

Looking Ahead…


Monday, November 12

NO SCHOOL IN SESSION  – Remembrance Day Observed

Tuesday, November 13

1:00 pm Gr. 5A Swimming Lessons – Hyde Creek

3:15 pm Gr. 2/3 After School EAL Classes (Rm. 209)

3:15 – 4:45 pm  Grade 5 boys basketball

Wednesday, November 14

9:00 am Chapel – Pastor Adam Gabeli

3:15 pm Gr. 4/5 After School EAL Classes (Rm.207)

3:15 pm Gr. 3-5 After School Activity – Karate (pre-registered)

Thursday, November 15

1:00 pm Gr. 5B Swimming Lessons – Hyde Creek

3:15 pm Gr. 3-5 After School Activity – Coding/Robotics (pre-registered)

Friday, November 16


6:30 pm Math Night by Mathnasium @ Pitt Meadows Campus

Parent Teacher League (PTL) News

1. P/T CONFERENCES DINNER – Thank you to the parents who blessed our Teachers on Parent/Teacher Conference night with a wonderful dinner!

2. PTL MEETING – The next PTL meeting is Friday, November 9, 9:00 am at the Port Coquitlam Campus.  All are welcome to attend.

3. FUN FOODFun food day is Friday, November 9.  Parents from all grades are welcome to participate in bringing baked goods and serving.  Sign up at the link below and earn volunteer hours:


4. EDUCATION ASSISTANT LUNCH – On November 16 we would like to show appreciation and give thanks for our Education Assistants who are quite often the behind-the-scenes unsung heroes of our school.  We would like to bless them by providing lunch on the 1/2 Pro-D day.  Please bring an entree and leave it in the kitchen by 12:00 pm.  We would also like salads, bread, veggie platters, fruit platters, and dessert.  If you are able to help in this area, please sign up at the link below.


Thank you so much for blessing our hard working Education Assistants.  All items can be counted as volunteer hours.

If you have any questions, please email Jolene at hopelutheranptl@hopelcs.ca

5. HOT LUNCH – Next Hot Lunch is on Friday, November 23.

Parents in Prayer

For the school year, a parent from the Port Coquitlam campus has organized a once a month prayer time for parents/family members of Hope Lutheran Christian School.

Please join us on the first Tuesday of each month for Parent Prayer. We will meet from 8:55 – 9:30 am and pray for our children, our families, the Staff and Teachers at Hope and our Community of Port Coquitlam. We will share and learn from one another, be inspired by Bible readings on prayer and of course – we will pray together! Email Tina Goetz for more info: mylifeforhis@shaw.ca

Location: Please meet in the Narthex/Foyer of the Port Coquitlam Campus at 8:55 am on Tuesday, November 6.

The dates for the rest of the school year are: December 4, January 8, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4

Remembrance Day Service & Poppies

On Friday, November 9 at 2:00 pm the Port Coquitlam campus will be holding a special Remembrance Day service in the chapel. All parents are welcome to join us for this time of remembrance.

Poppies have been supplied to the Port Coquitlam campus from Royal Canadian Legion #133 and will be distributed to students on November 9 for the service.  A suggested donation of $1 will be collected in each classroom on Friday, November 9.

Extra poppies are also available, by donation, at the Port Coquitlam school office.

Hope Junior Youth (Grades 5-8)

NO YOUTH November 10 – Enjoy the Remembrance Day long weekend!

Join us when we are back on November 17 for Junior Youth (grades 5-8) from 6:30 – 8:30 pm!

Want more information? Join our class on Edmodo with the code: yptd7w

Grade 5 Boys Basketball

Grade 5 boys basketball practices will start after Remembrance Day.

Out first practice is Tuesday November 13 from 3:15 to 4:45 pm, in the gym. All grade 5 boys can participate. Official practice times are still to be determined.

Family Math Games Night

FREE tickets are now available!  A limited number are available and can be picked up from the Port Coquitlam campus office.

Help is still needed with set-up of tables and decorations. If you are a parent at the Pitt Meadows Campus, please consider staying for 20 minutes after the noon dismissal to help with set-up! We would greatly appreciate it!

To volunteer sign up with the following link: MATHNASIUM VOLUNTEER LINK

If you have any questions, please contact Tina Goetz at mylifeforhis@shaw.ca

What: This will be a fun family night with math games by Mathnasium (http://www.mathnasium.com).

When: Friday, November 16, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Who: A night of math games for students K-gr.8

Where: Our Family Math Games Night will be hosted at the Pitt Meadows Campus

Hope Lutheran Umbrellas

Official Hope Lutheran Christian School umbrellas are for sale!  These are amazing umbrellas with an extra large canopy for maximum coverage.  They will be selling for $25 each, and available for families to purchase from the school office, at both campuses.