Escape to the Tropics

Roden School Council’s Second Annual February Dance Join us Friday February 28th from 6pm to 8pm in the gym. FREE ADMISSION Includes LIVE DJ, Souvenirs, Photo Booth, Door Prizes Food for sale: Pizza, Baked Goods, South Asian Buffet All Food Halal For more information:

The Roden Book Swap is Coming Soon!

1. BRING YOUR BOOKS 8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Monday, March 3, Tuesday, March 4 and Wednesday, March 5 (max. 5 books) 2. CHOOSE “NEW TO YOU” BOOKS Thursday, March 6 (same number that you brought in) 3. READ YOUR BOOKS! Learn more about the Roden Book Swap. Want to help? Contact for more information.

Sports and Clubs:

The following is a list of all Sports activities and clubs that are run either before or after school or at lunch time. Read Up Club at 3:30 – 5:30 pm on Tuesdays in theLibrary Eco-Mentoring Club – Big Brothers and Big Sisters at 3:30 – 4:45 pm on Tuesdays in the Gym Boys Volleyball … Read moreSports and Clubs:

Sandwiches Are Boring!

By Tawnya Hallman, Healthy Kids Committee Chair Your kid likes everything you put inside their sandwich, so why does it still get brought home uneaten? Could it be that they’re just tired of eating the same thing everyday? I know what you’re going to say: “But my kid will only eat 5 things!” I hear … Read moreSandwiches Are Boring!

Class Reps in full force!

Our class reps got off to a great start last fall, coordinating upcoming events and teacher gifts. Looking ahead to spring, they are thinking about classroom fundraisers and ways to support projects in areas such as art, math and science. Do you know who YOUR Class Rep is? JSKA Ms. Mighton – Fiona Carver JSKB … Read moreClass Reps in full force!

School Council By-Laws

One of the items the Council looked into this year was establishing a set of By-laws to help guide the council in operating and making decisions. To establish our by-laws, we looked to TDSB reference materials as well as investigating By-laws at other schools. You can find a copy of our By-laws here.

Equinox Roden Winter Olympics – Fri Feb 21

Equinox and Roden are celebrating the Olympic spirit by holding their own games on Friday February 21st (weather permitting). All students from Grade 1 to 8 will be participating. More details are on the attached flyer. Please ensure that your child is dressed appropriately for an afternoon outside.