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Important Dates



29th - School Community Night Halloween Dance

30th - Pink Shirt Day

31st - Halloween Activities


November 1st - Recognition Assemblies

Grades 4 - from 9:00 - 9:45

Grades K - 3 from 9:45- 10:30

November 6th - PIC Conference

November 7th - Progress Reports sent home

November 14th - Parent/Teacher Interviews

November 15th - PD Day














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Parents, here is the schedule for Halloween at Gordon!

9:00 - Kindergarten Parade

1:30 - Primary/Junior Parade

Also, classes will have some fun acvtivities and will have approximately an hour of dance in the gym! Students can come to school dressed in their costumes and be allowed to wear masks for the parade but will be asked to remove them while in the school. No violent / gory / inappropriate costumes will be permitted. We are looking forward to a lot of fun!

We will be collecting canned goods for Project Share! Feel free to contribute!

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Our chocolate bar fundraiser closed on Wednesday, October 23rd. Please return all monies and any unsold chocolate bars to the office

Thank you for your cooperation,

Fundraising Staff

Text Box: Reminder

What is SafeArrival?

SafeArrival is an absence management system that improves student safety and makes it easy for you to let the school know about your child’s absence.
You are asked to report your child’s absence in advance whenever possible using one of these convenient methods:

SchoolMessenger app (free)

1. Provide your email address to the school.

2. Get the app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store (or from the links at https://go.schoolmessenger.ca).

3. Tap Sign Up to create your account.

4. Select Attendance from the menu, and then select Report an Absence.

Web and Mobile Web: go.schoolmessenger.ca

1. Provide your email address to the school.

2. Go to the website.

3. Click Sign Up to create your account.

4. Select Attendance from the menu, then select Report an Absence
Interactive Toll-free Phone 1-866-606-5567

Interactive Toll-free Phone

1. Call the toll-free, interactive telephone system.

2. Follow the instructions to report an absence.

Absences can be reported in advance:

• 24 hours/day
• 7 days a week
• For any school day in the school term
• Up to the cut-off time on the day of the absence.


"School Cash Online" Now Available!!!

We know you have many different priorities competing for your attention each day. To respect those demands, we’d like to help you save both time and effort. School Cash Online allows you to approve permission forms and pay for school items, such as field trips and school spirit wear, online.

It takes just a few minutes to register for this service. You will be able access the service by visiting our school website and clicking on “School Cash Online.” There, you’ll find more information about the system, links to registration and support. You can use School Cash Online with confidence; it is a safe and secure portal.

Using School Cash Online, you may never have to search for spare change again! That is, unless you’re looking for coffee money.  

Thanks for your support.



Parking/Drop Off/Pick Up Reminders: Gr. 1 to 8 : Parents and Guardians are reminded to use the Thorold Rd. entrance when dropping off students in the morning. Parents may use the Thorold Rd. entrance when picking up and/or visiting the school. The back entrance will be used for staff parking and bus transportation only.

Kindergarten parents: Please use the Thorold Rd. entrance and proceed to the Kindergarten parking/pick-up/drop-off area.

Buses: Students being transported to and from Gordon by school bus will be picked up and dropped off at the back of the school. This is a very busy time of day so please do not use the back entrance parking lot after school.

Sign In/Sign Out Procedures for all students: If you are picking up or dropping off your child(ren) during the school the day then the front entrance is the appropriate entrance to use as your child(ren) will need to sign-in/sign-out at the office.

Visit Gordon's Destiny website to access our Library Resources by clicking on the underlined link