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Weekly Communication - Wednesday, March 31, 2021

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Weekly Communication - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
by Tammy Cowley - Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 2:08 PM


April 2

Good Friday STAT Holiday – Students do not attend school. Have a wonderful long weekend!

April 5

Easter Monday Holiday – Students do  not attend school.

April 7

Deadline for Grade 5 Yearbook Photos, Baby Picture & Grade 5 Survey Completed (See below for details.)

April 23

Non-Instructional Day – Students do not attend school.


COVID Safety Reminders:

  • Physical Distancing & Masks:  Thank you to parents for maintaining physical distancing at pick-up and drop-off times and for wearing your masks. 
  • Mobile Health Check APP:  Families are encouraged to download and use the mobile Health Check App daily. 
  • Entering the School Building:  Thank you for calling the school office prior to entering the building and for only entering the building at the front door of the school. 

GRADE 5 Students:  The Grade 5 Yearbook Committee is preparing a yearbook for the Grade 5 students. Please submit the following to:  by Wednesday, April 7th.

  • A baby picture of your child.
  • Photos of your children (and their classmates) at school events from grades Kindergarten - Grade 5.  These can be from field trips, concerts, assemblies, sports teams, class or school events, around the school - anything related to Cordova Bay Elementary.  We ask that you send no more than 10 photos per family.  Please ensure that the families of all students in the photos that you submit, have agreed to hav-ing their child’s photos in the yearbook 
  • Please fill out the following questions with your child by clicking on the form: Grade 5 Survey

Thank you for your support!  If you have any questions, please email

The Power of Why -  A Blog by the Superintendent of Schools – Dave EberweinCan Improving Executive Function Also Improve Reading?

Reporting of Student Absences:  The office really appreciates all the calls regarding your child’s absence to the school Safe Arrival Line at 250 658-4002!  Please ensure that you call each day that your child will be away or provide the dates if they will have an extended absence.  Thank you so much for your help in this this!

Families Not Returning to Cordova Bay in September 2021:  If your child will not return to Cordova Bay Elementary for the 2021-22 school year, could you kindly let the school know asap for planning purposes.  Thank you.  


Tips for Helping Kids with Loneliness:  Check out this LINK for some great resources on this topic.

Saanich Parks Natural Intelligence Program:  Click HERE for more details.

Quadratic Sound: Easter Long Weekend Camp and Spring Season after-school STEM Programs.  See attached PDF for more details