April 22- April 26 – Connect Charter School

Connect Charter Family Weekly Update

April 22 - April 26

This Week's Highlights

Student art adds whimsy to our learning commons. What talent!


Thank you to everyone who participated in the Meat Sale! Its great to see there is still interest in bringing this fundraising opportunity to our community. 

Please be on the lookout for invitations to the Parent Social which were sent home this week (but all the details below anyway)


Did the snow make you want to go somewhere warm? Buy a WestJet Raffle ticket! 2nd prize $500! Deadline is May 6.

Did the melting of the snow making you think about spring? Take part in our Spring Plant Sale! Order until April 28.

EVENTS – Celebrate Connect turning 25!

Parent Social: Monday, May 6: 6-8:30pm at the Inn on Officer’s GardenJoin other parents, teachers and staff for a fun evening of dinner and drinks. Ticket sales close next week! – buy them now via e-transfer to schoolcouncil@connectcharter.ca, or drop a cash/cheque at the school. Tickets $75 per person. Optionally you may also gift a teacher ticket for $50 or contribute to a fund for subsidized families to attend (tickets distributed at school discretion). Be sure to include your name and email address with your payment so that we can email you a confirmation. Spread the word! 

FEC Family BBQ: Saturday, May 25: 11am-3pm. Have fun at camp and enjoy lunch with the school community. This is an awesome opportunity to familiarize yourself with an important part of the Connect experience. Bus transportation will be provided from the school, or you can drive yourself. FREE for everyone, RSVP will be required.


MEETINGS – Join us to stay informed!

AGM for School Council & Parent Society: Tuesday, April 23 at 6:30pm. Directors and officers will be elected for the upcoming school year. Contact us if you are interested in any committees, at-large positions or director roles. There’s always room at this party! Official AGM Notice for Parent Society and last year’s meeting minutes can be reviewed here

Questions? Drop us a line at schoolcouncil@connectcharter.ca


Shannon Bennett 

Have a wonderful week, Connect!

Shashi Shergill
Assistant Principal

Andrea Friesen
Assistant Principal