Congratulations to students, staff and parents on a most successful 2015/2016 school year! Wishart really is the best elementary school in Victoria! The hard work and focus means that the summer will be that more enjoyable.
Wishart Staff would like to wish students and parents a great summer holiday. Wherever that takes you, please make a safe holiday.
We would also like to recognize, and wish well, those students who are not returning to Wishart in September. We know you will be great additions to the school they attend.
For returning students, and those with confirmed registration, we will welcome everyone back on Tuesday, September 6th at 8:45 am. This is a short day, students will be dismissed at 11:15am.
- Some other information/dates to note;
- School office will be open 8:00 – 3:30pm beginning August 29th
- School supply list can be found on website
- New Kindergarten students begin Gradual Entry on Friday, September 9th – details have been sent home
- September 14th is first full day for Kindergarten students
- The school will be open until Wednesday, July 6th if there are any questions about this year, or information needed about the 2016/2017 school year.
The office will be open July 4 – 6th from 9:00am-3:300pm if there are any questions or further school information needed. We will then be closed for the summer but will re-open for regular office hours on August 29th from 8:00am -3:30pm.
Have a great summer!
Bus Fees and the way to register to ride the bus are changing for the 2016/17 school year. School bus registration takes place BEFORE the coming school year during a registration window (May 12 – June 17th). Students must be registered during this period to ensure a seat on the school bus. School busing may not be available for those who do not register or pay during this registration window.
Potential bus fees per family:
One student rider $225
Two student riders $450
Three student riders $550
Four or more student riders $650
Registration for all students for September 2016 is now available online at http://registration.sd62.bc.ca. Please bring proof of age and residence in to the school within 14 days of your childs registration.
As per last year-any parents volunteering to chaperone any field trips please note that a Criminal Record Check needs to have been completed and on file at the school office. If you are driving any students in your private vehicle you will need to complete the Criminal Records Check as well as a driver’s abstract and provide a copy of your valid driver’s license and insurance. These are now required for all volunteers when driving for field trips. Please see the attached information. Thank you again for volunteering your time so our children can have the best educational opportunities.
Important reminder to please inform the school of any medical issues and/or allergies. We strive to provide a safe, healthy environment.
If your student will be absent from school please call the office at 250-478-9528 or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to notify of their absence.