March 5, 2014
Next year, if there is enough interest, before and after school programs for Kdgn to Gr 6 students will be offered here at Forest Glen. If you are interested in before or after school care , please click on the link below for information on how to register.
February 27, 2014
Once again this year, the Forest Glen Global Issues Group is supporting the organization Free the Children. FTC was started 17 years ago by 12 year old Craig Keilburger, in an effort to eliminate child labour. The Global Issues Group is planning an event called Freedom Week. This is an event initiated by FTC two years ago to celebrate fifteen years of the idealism of the founders of FTC. During this time, the organization has grown to help children locally and around the world to become free from poverty, exploitation, thirst, and disease. For more information about Fredom Week, please click on the link below.
February 21, 2014
All school buses are cancelled today. The school is open.
February 18, 2014
Parenting expert, Alyson Schafer is coming to New Hamburg, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 7 – 9 pm. This evening is presented by Forest Glen, Grandview and Holy Family School Councils. Set the date aside now. More information to follow.
ALYSON SCHAFER is a psychotherapist and one of Canada’s leading parenting experts. She is the in-house expert for The Marilyn Denis Show, CTV News Channel Express and CBC radio’s The World This Weekend. Alyson is a columnist for Today’s Parent Magazine and sits on the Health Advisory Board for Chatelaine Magazine. She is the best selling author of “Breaking The Good Mom Myth” and “Honey, I Wrecked The Kids” and her latest, “Ain’t MIsbehavin”.
Click on the following link for more information. ParentNight2014_sm
February 11, 2014
Growing Bodies, Open Minds – an informative and engaging presentation about how to talk to your children about growing up and the changes that will occur. Please click on the link below for more information.
WRDSB’s Parent Involvement Committe is offering a parent information session entitled, Rise to Success, Supporting your child in school. Please click on the link below for more information and registration details.
January 27, 2014
If you know of anyone in our school community who has a child eligible for Kindergarten, please refer them to the school website for more information.
Please call our school office to make a registration appointment. In addition, four central Kindergarten registration opportunities will take place for families unable to register their child during office hours. These registration events will take place as follows:
If you have any questions about the Kindergarten registration process, please contact the school office. Click here for more info and forms.
Due to the winter weather, all buses to the school are cancelled today. The school is open.
January 9, 2014
Parents of Grade 8 students are invited to attend the High School Information Night at Waterloo-Oxford Secondary School on Wednesday January 15 at 6:45 pm. This is a great opportunity to learn about and ask questions you may have regarding the transition to high school.
January 7, 2014
Due to extreme weather, all transportation to WRDSB schools has been cancelled and all schools have been closed.