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Saskatoon Public Schools
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School Activities
​​​​​​​​Below are examples of how Student Community Councils have supported school activities at​ our schools.

​École Alvin Buckwold School

  • Co-hosted Meet the Teacher night.
  • Provided free babysitting during parent/teacher interviews.
  • Sponsored a free movie night for families.
  • Supported Winter Carnival Night.

Brownell School

  • ​Hosted a Welcome Back barbecue to kick off the school year.
  • Organized Book and a Bagel and Math and Muffin initiatives.
  • Organized pizza supper and family literacy nights​.
  • Worked with the School Travel Plan team and In Motion.
  • Obtained pedometers from ParticipAction for the entire school.
  • Funded and co‐hosted school participation in Bridge City Boogie for students, siblings, parents and staff.

Buena Vista School 

  • Encouraged participation in school-wide celebrations by hosting contest submissions.
  • Supported a Rock and Curl activity hosted by Rock Solid Productions.
  • Completed a grant application and strategized a plan for a mural project on the school playground.
  • Hosted Jody Carrington, a child psychologist, who provided advice on parenting and relationships.
  • Contributed monthly to the school newsletter and phonics resources for the school-teacher team. ​

Dr. John G. Egnatoff

  • Organized a family virtual Welcome Back event in September ​and presentation on anxiety. 
  • Supported math manipulatives, Willow books, technology in classrooms, and recess and physical education equipment.

​École Dundonald School

  • Hosted a pancake breakfast to welcome in the new school year, an annual multicultural potluck supper, ​an online safety information night led by students, Saskatoon Police and Saskatoon Public Schools leaders, and an annual year-end picnic​.

Hugh Cairns V.C. School

  • Assisted in organizing the school's 50th anniversary celebrations, meet the staff barbecue, family dance and literacy events, a math information night, a kindness play at Persephone Theatre and nutritious snacks for students.

Lakeridge School

  • Organized a Pancake breakfast in September and a family Halloween dance in October.
  • Supported parent information nights (​e.g., math, teenage brain video presentation, internet safety)​.
  • Provided volunteers for a welcoming committee for families new to Canada to help them transition to the school community.

​École Lakeview School

  • Fostered parent/teacher engagement with presentation by Debbie Pushor.
  • Worked with staff to create a school-wide winter festival.
  • Invited families to a Math Fun Night where parents were exposed to math exercises that their children perform in class.
  • SCC member worked in classrooms to share her artistic talents with students and to promote conservation efforts.
  • Promoted literacy through a school-wide book and novel exchange.

Lester B. Pearson School

  • Partnered with the staff strategic committee to support Math and a Muffin (every second month) and Book and a Bagel (every second month).
  • Provided input and financial support for family math activity buckets, which are signed out by families.​
  • Assisted with organizing a two-part technology training session for parents.

Nutana Collegiate

  • Sponsored a smoke-free day at the school.
  • Supported the annual Harvest Fair and a breakfast for school and community partners.
  • Provided funding for school community members to attend a Literacy Conference and to support a First Nations Feast at the school​.

Vincent Massey School

  • Supported the track and field barbecue.
  • Set up a table at the learning fair.

​wâhkôhtowin School

  • ​Provided support to SCC members to attend the following conferences: Safe Schools, Literacy for Life, and Community School.
  • Provided leadership and funds for a family math evening.
  • Supported a Child Find clinic.