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“Hot Off The Press!” – January 2018


It’s hard to believe that it is now the year 2018!  We hope that the new year marked a fantastic beginning for all of you.  There is something magical about a new year – it’s the time of...
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“Hot Off The Press!” – December 2017


The laughter of children and the smiling faces in the anticipation of  Santa Claus can be seen throughout the corridors of the school.  In an elementary school, you can feel the excitement as you...
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“Hot Off The Press!” – November 2017


Because Remembrance Day falls on a Saturday this year, we will be honouring this special day on Friday,  November 10th at 9:00 am.  As time goes by, it seems harder for students to understand the...
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“Hot Off The Press!” – October 2017


As always, we collected coins for cancer in September.  This year, we decided to allocate our coin collection to the Terry Fox Foundation and the Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre.  In addition to...
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“Hot Off The Press!”- September 2017


Summer has flown by in the blink of an eye.  I hope you all had the opportunity to relax, rest and recharge for the upcoming school year.  The dedicated and skilled staff has been planning and...
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“Hot Off The Press!” – June 2017


I remember my parents  telling me on more than one occasion, “If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.”  Now that I am older, I think the message they were sharing was a valuable...
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Mental Health Week


As I scoured the internet for pictures for this month’s newsletter, this one spoke to me.  There is something about the carefree nature, innocence and effortless happiness of children that can...
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Media Release: Major Addition and Renovations to our Local School


APRIL 13, 2017 – PENETANGUISHENE, ON: Burkevale Protestant Separate School in Penetanguishene has received Ministry of Education funding for a classroom addition as well as facility upgrades....
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Sistema Variety Show 2017


Sistema Variety Show Fundraiser 2017 – April 22
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“Hot off the press!” – April 2017


Spring officially arrived March 20th, and along with spring comes the melting of snow, the singing of birds, and many new mud puddles in the Burkevale school yard.  This spring has been extremely...
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