Trent Ernst, Editor
And just like that, summer has come to a close.
While we still have a (rather late) Labour Day to get through, next week is back to school.
Tumbler Ridge Elementary
The first day of school will be a short day, starting two hours late and ending one hour early. Kids will go to their old classrooms for the first day of school.
This is a list of suggested supplies. Individual teachers may request alternate or additional items in September.
A duo-tang per subject or several 1/4” binders (Large Binders do not fit in any desks or storage areas), or a geometry set could be required. (All Grade 4 students require duo-tangs for each subject. Please do not label the duo-tangs as teachers may want to colour code subjects.)
- Glue Sticks and Glue (white)
- Ruler: imperial and metric
- Pencil Crayons
- Ink Pens
- Loose leaf lined paper
- Blank Paper, 50 sheets
- Graph Paper (Grade 5/6)
- White soled running shoes (used for the gymnasium and indoor use ONLY)
- Gym Clothes
- NO white out (liquid paper)
- NO staplers or staples
- NO supplies that may double as toys
High School update
Wednesday, September 9 will be a short day for all students. Grade 7 – 9 students will be heading into school for one hour, from 9 – 10 am, while grade 10 – 12 students will attend from 10:30 – 11:30 am. Thursday, September 10 will be the first full day of classes.
Below is a list of suggested school supplies for high school students, though all items may not be necessary for your son/daughter’s school year.
- Paper – Loose leaf
- Graph paper
- Paper dividers
- Geometry Set
- Back pack
- Pencil case
- Pencil crayons and/or markers
- Glue stick
- French/English Dictionary
- Cheap scientific calculator – a graphing calculator is not necessary