Week at a Glance- Jan. 8 to Jan. 12

Week at a Glance- Jan. 8 to Jan. 12
Posted on 01/07/2024
Week at a Glance

Hello Storrington Stingers,


We truly hope that you and your family had a safe and happy holiday.  We want to wish all our Stingers a Happy New Year!  We are excited for the continued opportunity to work and learn with all of you.  All staff are looking forward to seeing all our Stingers and starting off the new year on a positive note.

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


Picture Retakes

Picture retakes will take place on Wednesday, January 10.  

Hot Lunch and Inclement Weather Days

A reminder that when there is an inclement weather day on Wednesday or Friday, hot lunches will be cancelled and orders will be refunded. 

Storrington Accessories and Apparel Store

Storrington Public School now has an online clothing store where families can purchase Stinger accessories and apparel.  The online store remains open all year round. To access the online clothing store, please visit: https://specialtytrophies.ca/storringtonps/

Mabel’s Labels

A reminder to our Stinger families that 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.

School Bus Cancellations

It is important to stay informed regarding possible bus delays or cancellations.  There are several ways parents can stay up-to-date with bus information:

-Using Twitter, parents can follow @BusDelayNCancel.  

-Download the Triboard BusPlanner Delays app.  

-Subscribe to Triboard through email.  

-Receive daily information by visiting http://triboard.ca.  

For more information regarding how you can access bus delay or cancellation notifications, please visit: https://triboard.ca/busdelays/.

News from our Parent Council for the 2023-2024 School Year

Kingston Frontenac Fundraiser 

Tickets are still available for purchase for the January 21st game vs the Saginaw Spirit at 2 PM. A portion of the ticket cost comes back to the school. We will also be hosting the chuck a puck fundraiser with pucks available for purchase at the game. Tickets are available until January 15, 2024. Please return your form to the school or email council at [email protected]


FundScrip Gift Cards

Gift cards are still available for purchase with delivery directly to your door. To purchase gift cards, please visit www.fundscrip.com/support-a-group and use the invitation code:  E4WE7W


High School Volunteers 

If you have a high school student needing volunteer hours we have a number of opportunities for them to volunteer including providing childcare at our parent council meetings. Please email [email protected] to sign up. 


Upcoming Parent Council Dates:

Last day to order Frontenac tickets - Monday, January 15

Parent Council Meeting- Wednesday, January 17th at 6:30pm (with childcare provided) 

Kingston Frontenacs Game Fundraiser/Chuck-a-puck- Sunday, January 21st 

Week Ahead

Monday, Jan. 8

-First Day Back to School

Tuesday, Jan. 9

Wednesday, Jan. 10

-Picture Retakes

-Hot Lunch

Thursday, Jan. 11

-Storrington Spirit Day

Friday, Jan. 12

-Hot Lunch

Upcoming Dates

Monday, Jan. 15

-Last Day to Order Frontenac Tickets

Wednesday, Jan. 17

-School Council Meeting at 6:30

Sunday, January 21 

-Kingston Frontenacs Game Fundraiser/Chuck-a-Puck

Thursday, January 25

-Bell Let’s Talk Day

Saturday, January 27

-Family Literacy Day

Month of February 

-Black History Month

Friday, February 2

-PA Day

Wednesday, February 14

-Red, White and Pink Day

Friday, February 16

Term 1 Reports Go Home

Monday, February 19 

-Family Day