Week at a Glance- April 3 to April 7

Week at a Glance- April 3 to April 7
Posted on 04/02/2023
Week at a Glance

Hello Storrington Stingers,

We hope that all our Stingers had a great weekend!

We hope that all of our Stingers have a great Easter holiday and enjoy the long weekend.

Please see the information below in this week’s Week at a Glance.  

World Autism Awareness Day

On Monday, April 3, we will take the time to recognize and spread awareness for the rights of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  It is also an opportunity to celebrate the achievements and accomplishments of individuals with ASD.  Next week, we have several spirit days planned to recognize the importance of World Autism Day:

Monday: Show your true Colours – all students are encouraged to wear tie-dye clothes

Tuesday: Be an Individual – show off your flair wearing your crazy socks

Wednesday: Team Up for Autism – wear your favorite team jersey

Thursday: Put Bullying to Bed – stay in your pajamas for PJ day


Storrington Spirit and Recognition Assembly

Our March Storrington Spirit and Recognition Assembly is scheduled for Thursday, April 6 at 10:00.  We would like to invite our Storrington community to join us for the assembly.  If you are interested in attending, we ask that you arrive at the school by 9:55, so we can start right at 10:00.

Grade 8 Grad Photos

A reminder to all our Grade 8 students, Grade 8 Grad photo orders are due on by Monday, April 10.  

Kindergarten Online Registration for 2023-2024 School Year

If you have a child or know of a family who has a child that is Kindergarten age in September, the LDSB online registration for 2023-2024 school year is now open. You can register your child now for September, 2023 at Kindergarten Registration. To learn more about the Kindergarten program, please visit Discover Kindergarten in Limestone.  Thank you for choosing LDSB. #SeeYourselfInLimestone 

Mabel’s Labels

We have a Mabel’s Labels fundraiser account for any families who are interested in purchasing labels.  If you are interested in purchasing labels, go to:  campaigns.mabelslabels.com and type Storrington Public School (Battersea) in the Search for the Name of Organization.  All proceeds from the label purchases will go to purchasing outdoor equipment.

Updates to Provincial Self-Screening Tool and Guidelines 

Students and visitors need to continue to self-screen each day, prior to school.

-Students and staff should stay home when sick. Anyone who is feeling sick or has any new or worsening symptoms of illness (including COVID-19 symptoms) should stay home, until:

-their symptoms have been improving for at least 24 hours (or 48 hours for nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea), and

-they do not have a fever, and

-they do not develop any additional symptoms.

-For a total of 10 days after the start any illness symptom, students and staff should continue to wear a well-fitted mask in all public settings (including schools and childcare, unless under two years old) and avoid non-essential activities where mask removal is necessary.

News from our Storrington School Council

A reminder about our PJ day/movie fundraiser on Thursday, April 6. Students  will stay after school and will need to be picked up by 6pm. 

Macmillan’s Fundraiser for a little something sweet and prepped is running now and closes April 13th. http://www.macmillansfundraising.online/  All you need to do, once done shopping and checkout, is make sure to pick Storrington Public School from the organization drop down menu. Delivery should be between May 1-2, and we will notify all those who ordered where pick-up will be from, closer to the date. 

Plantables Fundraiser is ongoing and will end May 1st. Here is the link if you would like to share or order something.   https://plantables.ca/for/spsstingers

Our Community Wellness & Fun Day is Saturday, May 13th from 10-3pm. Check out our event page https://fb.me/e/3v9330Z9H.  We will be having a thrift sale around the track for all those interested in a little spring cleaning. Check it out and get rid of some things, find some things, and make a little money. 

If you have any questions or concerns please email  [email protected] or message one of us. If  interested in helping out or joining/checking out our  parent council, our next meeting is April 13th at 6:30pm with childcare provided.  

If you have a highschool student in need of volunteer hours email us and we can get you a list of dates and events that they could earn them at. 

As always, thank you for all of your support and making sure the kids have all we can give them.

Week Ahead

Monday, April 3

-Chess Club (Grades 3 to 8)

-Tie-Dye Day

-Junior Boys (Team 2) Basketball Game at Molly Brant

Tuesday, April 4

-Lego Club (Grades 5 and 6)

-Crazy Sock Day

Wednesday, April 5

-Hot Lunch

-Junior Girls Basketball Game at Storrington PS vs Ecole Maple ES

-Favourite Team Jersey Day

Thursday, April 6

-Pyjama Day

-School Council Movie Night 

Friday, April 7

-Good Friday

Upcoming Dates

Monday, April 10 

-Easter Monday

Tuesday, April 11

-Junior Boys (Teams 1 and 2) Basketball Game at Loughborough PS

Wednesday, April 12

-International Day of Pink

-LaSalle Anti-Bullying Club Presentations

Thursday, April 13

-School Council Meeting at 6:30

-MacMillan Orders are Due

Friday, April 21

-Earth Day