DATES TO REMEMBER:
Thursday, May 14th
Violin/Cello Demonstration for Grade 3
Thursday, May 14th
School Advisory Council PD Session DHS 6:30-8:30 pm
Friday, May 15th
School based PD day (no school for students)
Saturday, May 16th
Doctor’s NS Youth Run
Monday, May 18th
Victoria Day (no school for students)
Tuesday, May 19th
Getting to Great survey deadline
Big Cove (Grade 6)
Grade 6 Graduation Ceremony
May is Speech & Hearing
• Did you know that 1 in 10
a speech, language, or hearing problem?
• Early identification and
rehabilitation of speech
and hearing disorders can often prevent
communication difficulties in school,
on the job,
and in social situations.
[S-LPs] are educated professionals who are trained to evaluate and
treat speech and language disorders
Your School S-LP is Mrs. Michelle Hebert-Moore
are trained to evaluate and treat a full range of hearing disorders.
• If you suspect a problem,
please contact a Speech-
Pathologist or Audiologist near you.
• HRSB Speech-Language
Speak well, Hear well, Live well!
The HRSB’s first Long-Range Outlook will be presented to the
Governing Board on April 22. Following the release of the document,
it will be posted on the HRSB website with an invitation for public
Nova Scotia school boards are required to share information about
their schools, and their education programs and services in a
document called the Long-Range Outlook (Outlook). The purpose of the
Outlook is to help school boards and school communities have more
informed discussions about the future of their schools, and the
programs and services they offer. School boards have until April 30,
2015 to complete this document and post it on their website for
public feedback. For more information, visit the Halifax Regional
School Board website at:
"Getting to Great"
Planning for Improvement survey is now live on the HRSB website.
The purpose of this letter is to provide you with the details
of the survey and information on why completion of this survey is so
important to the success of students within our board.
This survey allows students, parents(s)/guardian(s),
and teachers throughout the Halifax Regional School Board to share
information that will help us improve schools.
The result of the survey will not be used to evaluate
individuals. Our goal is
to make every school a great school, but we cannot get to great
without you. Your
voluntary participation in this survey will help us to identify the
strengths and challenges at your child’s school, so we can do our
part to enhance the opportunities every school holds for students to
learn. The survey is
voluntary and we hope you as parent(s) and guardian(s) will answer
as many questions as you can but you are not required to respond to
any questions that you do not wish to answer.
Your input is valuable in helping us make
improvements that will directly impact your child’s learning and
Please remember, all survey information is anonymous and is not used
to evaluate students. At
the end of the survey, you will find space to make any additional
comments to support our journey towards improved student
Please visit the website:
http://survey.hrsb.ns.ca select Michael Wallace School
and start the survey.
You are welcome to complete a survey for each child attending our
school. The online
survey is available from Monday April 20th –
The code for Michael Wallace Elementary School is
Thank you for your participation, your input is very
important to us!
Parents and Visitors : Please
check into the office when arriving at school. If you have
items to drop off to your child, please leave them with Mrs. Duzak
and she will deliver them to your child's classroom during a time
when it will not interrupt learning. At dismissal time, please wait
outside for your child.
MICHAEL LANE is only to be driven on by residents of the
lane. Children use this route to walk home and cars coming and
going are making conditions very dangerous. Please do not use
this road when dropping off and picking up your children.
Mabel's Labels Fundraiser!
Michael Wallace is now on Twitter!
Follow us @MWES_School
In case of School Closure we are
part of the
PRINCE ANDREW Family of Schools.