John English News – March 2015

Dance-a-thon & Movie Night

Mark your calendars with these 2 exciting fundraising dates, brought to you by John English SAC.

Dance-a-thon: Friday, April 12
Movie Night: Friday, May 8

Stay tuned for more details to come after March Break.


Canadian Parents for French
Supporting children with learning challenges

Dispel the myths around students with special education needs in French as a Second Language (FSL) programs. An informative webinar “Supporting Children with Learning Challenges in FSL Programs“, is now available for viewing on the Canadian Parents for French website:

http://on.cpf.ca/resources/for-parents/


TDSB Virtual Library

Is you child doing a research project? Finding it hard to find authentic, up to date, and age appropriate research material online? The TDSB Virtual Library Portal includes links to several standard Encyclopedias, Databases and other resources in both French and English. Some require logins, which can be found on Page 7 of your Student Agenda.


Mimico Residents Association
Annual General Meeting: March 24

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 @ 7pm
St. Leo’s Catholic School Gym
All members welcome – renew or join at the meeting! Following AGM business there will be a special presentation introducing the plans for a new Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre on the Humber College Lakeshore Campus. “Through arts, culture, and storytelling, the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre will be a space of harmony and knowledge around themes of education, mental health, aboriginal history, environmental sustainability, and civic engagement.” Tom Haxell of Humber College will provide an overview of the centre and the next steps for community input.