By Tawnya Hallman I happened to walk into the Breakfast Club room one morning, a few minutes after students had cleared out and I was amazed by what I saw. The leftover food looked gourmet and delicious. Susana Couto, the Breakfast Club cook, was busy carefully wrapping up leftover fruit. “I never waste anything,” she … Read moreWe’ve Hit the Jackpot in the Breakfast Club Department!
An Air Quality and Carpet Removal Committee has been formed with a few Equinox and Roden parents. Their goal is to improve air quality through a variety of means including having old carpet removed from our building. If you are interested in getting involved too or if you have ideas or resources to share, please … Read moreAir Quality at School
Roden Council is looking for parent volunteers! Volunteering is a great way to enrich the school life of your child and provide you with an opportunity to meet the other parents. Volunteering can be as little as an hour commitment and as time-consuming as you’d like – it’s totally up to you! We are currently … Read moreGet Involved at Roden!
Since 2014, Roden School Council has run a year-end Fun Fair. Each year has been tremendously successful having raised over $12,000 for our kids and creating an enormous amount of fun and school spirit. The fairs haven’t been easy to pull off though. In previous years, we’ve relied on the considerable efforts of a small … Read moreIt’s Your Turn
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Once again this year, our school together with the support of the Roden school council will participate in the local community food drive for the Glen Rhodes Food Bank. Mr. Mighton and the grade 8 students along with Ms. Vacrinos and the JK/SK students will be working on signs to help promote the event. This … Read moreLearning About Social Responsibility First Hand
RODEN SPIRIT WEAR IS BACK!!! Back by popular demand RODEN SPIRIT WEAR! This year we are proud to offer hooded pullover sweatshirts just in time for the cold weather! The shirts are available in either grey or maroon and come in a full range of sizes for youth and adults. They feature the Roden school … Read moreRoden Spirit Wear is here again!
Safe Schools & Mental Health If you would like to be part of our Safe Schools / Mental Health Committee, we meet 11:50am – 12:30pm the last Wednesday of each month in the Library, please plan to attend to see how you can help and share your ideas. The next meetings is Wed. Nov. 25, … Read moreFrom Mr. Lasso
Some of the ideas communicated at the assembly include empathy and anti-bullying. The Buddy Bench was also officially introduced and explained to the students. Mr. Lasso also acknowledged that our school campus is situated upon traditional territories and a grade 8 student performed a traditional dance. Please click on the photos to enlarge.