The BLOG is short this week. Thx for reading it.
As per the government's earlier announcement, we expect to learn Wednesday Jan 20th if we are returning to "in school" classes on Jan 25th. Stay tuned.
Changing Delivery Model From In-person to Virtual or Virtual to In-person:
Families of elementary students (Kindergarten-Grade 8) who would like to switch learning models (i.e., in-person to virtual or virtual to in-person) effective March 1, must complete the Change in Delivery Model Form. The form is open now until Friday, Jan. 22 at 11:59 p.m. This form is only for families wishing to switch learning models. If you do not wish to switch learning models, please DO NOT complete this form.
Complete the Change in Delivery Form for Elementary Students now: https://bit.ly/ElemChangeModel
Students switching learning models will transition to their chosen learning model on Monday, March 1. Students are expected to continue in their current learning model until that date.
For more information, view the Jan. 14 HDSB update for families: https://hdsb.ca/students/Pages/Health%20and%20Well-Being/COVID-19/Updates-for-Families.aspx
Grade 8 Course Selection for Blakelock
Please click the link below to access a document related to Course Selection at Blakelock for our Grade 8 students entering Grade 9 next fall. An email was sent to the parents/guardians for all the Grade 8 students (in-person and virtually) on Tuesday January 5, 2021 using the emails provided in your child's Google Classroom. This document highlights that same email regarding course selection.
Blakelock Course Selection Information
Do you have a child starting school in Fall 2021? The Halton District School Board is now accepting registrations for Junior (Year 1) and Senior (Year 2) Kindergarten for September 2021. Parents/guardians are asked to register their child by Feb. 5, 2021. Learn more: https://hdsb.ca/parents/Pages/Kindergarten/Registering-for-K.aspx
The next Parent Council meeting is scheduled for Monday, January 18th at 7pm. The meeting will be held via GoogleMeets remotely. Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in attending and a link will be provided.
We look forward to seeing you virtually at the meeting.
And in Sports...
Leafs and Senators tonight and tomorrow night
Habs and Oilers Saturday night
Raps and Charlotte again Saturday night
Divisional playoffs - Bills and Ravens Saturday night
That's all for this week.
Stay positive. Test negative!
Enjoy your weekend. km