The Parenting Workshops that took place in May were so successful that both the facilitators (Joanne Gallagher and Farzana Yusuf) and participants wanted to continue the conversation. All are welcome, even if you did not attend first workshop. On Wednesday July 3, 5:30 to 7:30pm, there will be two concurrent sessions, one in English on … Read moreParenting Workshops Continue…
The End of Year BBQ was a huge success. Thanks to all who supported and enjoyed the BBQ. We managed to raise $3700 in one evening! Schenandoah (Doah) Wilson, Roden School Council Fundraising Chair, says, “It is our most successful fundraiser to date! This is huge news! It shows what can be accomplished when we come … Read moreBest one this year!
Thanks to the hard work and action of the Healthy Building Committee (HBC), we were able to delay the installation of the vinyl tiles. As of this writing we are waiting on confirmation that we will be allowed to install an eco-friendly alternative to vinyl. Please check our webite, www.roden.ca for updates to this issue … Read moreFlooring Update
If you are interested in joining Roden Council 2013/2014 (we need you!), watch for information sent out in September inviting parents to submit nominations and come out to the first meeting. Voting is only necessary if there are more people than the maximum Council size who are interested. Interested parents may choose to come with … Read moreJoin Roden School Council
Wishing you all a safe and happy summer. Enjoy the holidays and sunshine.
Join us this coming Friday June 21st for our end of year BBQ. Bring your picnic blanket and get ready to enjoy the many items on sale such as hamburgers, halal hot dogs, pizza, popcorn and the ever popular south asian buffet (halal). Don’t forget the bake sale items which will satisfy your sweet tooth! … Read moreEnd of Year BBQ – Friday June 21
A late addition to this year’s roster of activities supported by the School Council is a concert and workshop by DRUMhand. All students at the school will be treated to a concert by DRUMhand, a world music percussion band. Earlier in the week the Grades 2, 3 and 6 will have a workshop with the … Read moreDRUMhand – Friday June 21
It might seem a little late to thank you for your support of our Winter Magazine Subscription Promotion, but did you know that we are able to continue to support Roden School through magazine subscriptions year round? By going to www.QSP.ca – click on “just shopping” – you can access our account by searching by … Read moreQSP all year long
The Healthy Building Committee (a joint Equinox and Roden committee) recently met to discuss our current situation with the flooring at the school. The meeting started with a brief history of Indoor Air Quality at the school since 2009. There have been two air quality tests (neither of which adequately tested areas of concern, particularly … Read moreFlooring Concerns/Thank you card campaign
Thank you to all who supported our last movie night of the year, we were able to raise over $800!