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The Code of Conduct at Cherry Hill Elementary is designed to maintain an understanding of acceptable behaviours that foster respect for the integrity of the individual, the rights of persons in our school, and the responsibility of the whole community. Our Code of Conduct outlines a general framework for behavioural expectations for everyone who enters our community. It is expected that everyone within our community will interact in a manner that supports and maintains the values and principles outlined in our mission statement and this document.

The Code of Conduct shall apply to our school community members when any school related activity is being conducted. Any behaviour, or patterns of behaviour, that adversely affects the school climate, operation, or learning of others, will be considered a breach of the Code of Conduct. Appropriate interventions will be used to remedy negative conduct.

Members of a safe, caring and orderly school community demonstrate:

Safe, caring and orderly schools do not tolerate acts of:

To this end, members of the Cherry Hill Elementary community will:

Code of Citizenship

Cherry Hill operates on the belief that all students have the right and responsibility to learn. Therefore, we are responsible for providing a positive, safe and nurturing environment for all members of the school community. This, in turn, allows all students the opportunity to learn, grow and strive to do their personal best.

Cherry Hill is committed to promoting the social conscience, self-discipline and sense of responsibility which characterize an educated citizen. At Cherry Hill, we believe that as students move up through successive grades, there is a developmental increase in personal responsibility and the ability to practice appropriate self-discipline. Along with this increase in responsibility and the ability to make wise choices comes an increase in consequences for inappropriate behaviours. As students’ progress to higher grades, they will play a greater role in ensuring Cherry Hill Elementary is a safe, caring and enjoyable learning environment.

Rights of our students

• I have the right to learn.

• I have the right to hear and be heard.

• I have the right to be respected.

• I have a right to be safe.

• I have a right to a clean, healthy environment.

• I have the right to privacy and to my own personal space.

Responsibilities of our students

• I have a responsibility to be attentive, to complete all assignments to the best of my ability, and to seek help when needed.

• I have a responsibility to listen respectfully, without interrupting.

• I have a responsibility to treat others with kindness, honesty, courtesy and respect.

• I have a responsibility to behave and play without harming, bullying or threatening others.

• I have a responsibility to respect and protect my school environment.

• I have a responsibility to respect the personal property of others, and to accept their right to privacy.

Street and Traffic Safety

Students and parents are encouraged to use the crosswalks located at Miller Crescent and Kudo Drive when crossing Best Avenue to and from the school.

Student Use of Telephone

Students are permitted to use the telephone only in emergency situations before 2:30 p.m.

Student Attendance

Parents should phone the school when their child will be absent or late.  The home will be contacted by telephone if the school has not heard from the parents.

A note from home will be required by the classroom teacher if the parents are not contacted.

Dress Code

 

School Cash

Contact Us:

Cherry Hill Elementary
32557 Best Avenue
Mission, BC, Canada
V2V 2S5

Tel: 604 826 9239

Fax: 604 826 5197

Principal

Mr. Shane Sliziak

Secretary ~ Ms. M. Bok

Calendar 2017-2018

Events and/or Dates Subject to Change Without Notice

2017

OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT WILL TAKE PLACE THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017

DRESS REHEARSAL ~ 10:30 AM - any family members are welcome to attend

MAIN CONCERT ~ 1:00 PM - All our school families welcome to attend

 

September 5   School Opens, First Day of School (AM only, Classes dismissed at 11:00)

Sept 11-14 Kindergarten Gradual Entry

September 15 First Full Kindergarten Day ; Assembly 9:00 AM

September 18 "Meet The Teacher" 8:00 am to 8:30am ; Terry Fox Run 8:45 AM Start

September 19 School Board Meeting 6:30 PM

September 22   Non Instructional Day

September 28 District Cross Country at Heritage Park 3:30 PM

September 29 "Orange Shirt Day" Div 2, 3, Orange Shirt Day Field Trip

October 5 District Cross Country at Hatzic Elementary School 3:50 pm

October 6 Vibrant Photos

October 6 STUDENT COUNCIL "SPIRIT DAY" Please bring a food item for donation to our local Food Bank..Thank you for thinking of others

October 9  Thanksgiving - No School

October 20 Provincial Professional Development Day

October 23 Curriculum Implementation Day Non Instructional Day

October 30 Vibrant Photos RETAKES

November 2 Gr. 6 Basketball Game Day at Windebank Elem.

November 8 Rembrance Day Assembly - 1:00 PM

November 9 Gr. 6 Basketball Game Day at Hatzic Elem.

November 10 Half-Day Assessment, Students dismissed at 11:00 AM

November 11  Saturday - Remembrance Day

November 13 Stat in Lieu of Remembrance Day - NO SCHOOL - Classes not in session

November 16 Gr. 6 Basketball Game Day at Christine Morrison Elem.

November 17 School Assembly

November 20 Report Cards Home to Parents

November 21 - 23 Parent/Student/Teacher Interviews -Each Teacher has customized days & times - please contact your child's teacher for details - parent self-serve sign-up sheet will be in the office

November 24 NO SCHOOL - Classes not in session

November 25 Saturday - PAC Bottle Drive

November 30 Gr 6 Immunizations

December 14 Christmas Concert - 10:30 am & 1:00 pm

December 22 Last day of school before Winter Vacation

2018

January 8 School Reopens

January 15th – January 19th 2018 KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - CHILDREN BORN IN 2013 Registration forms are now available online at mpsd.ca . Please fill in and bring the completed form into the school to register your child(ren), or the packages are available in the school office.

February 7 Ready Set Learn

February 12 Family Day

February 23  District Professional Development Day

March 2 Day Assessment/Evaluation Dismiss at 11am

March 19-29 SPRING BREAK

March 30 Good Friday

April 2 Easter Monday

April 3 Stat in Lieu of Good Friday

April 4 School Reopens 

May 18 Non Instructional Day

May 21 Victoria Day

June 28 Last Day of School for Students

June 29 Administrative Day

JULY 2 - 6 LAST WEEK of SCHOOL OFFICE being open

JULY 9 - AUGUST 26 SCHOOL OFFICE CLOSED

AUGUST 27 SCHOOL OFFICE RE-OPENS