Jan 27 to Jan 31, 2020
Long Range Facility Plan Public Meeting
Important planning/consultation sessions are taking place for the SD83 Board’s Long Range Facilities Plan (LRFP). On Thursday, February 13 at 6 p.m. a public session will be held at the District Education Support Centre (DESC) for Salmon Arm Area Schools. Please click on the link below for more information about the options being presented in our area.

Hot Lunch - Hungry Panda
Hot lunch menus for January through June are now available online. Our first Hot Lunch of the new year will be Hungry Panda on Friday January 31, 2020. Orders are due online by Sunday, Jan 26, 2020. Click on the link below for instructions on how to place your order.

Last Week of Skating
Grade 4-5 students will have their final skating session this week on Tuesday Jan 28. A huge thank you to all of the parents who came out to tie skates this year! It's awesome to have such great support. Don't forget your helmet, gloves, snow pants, and skates (unless you are borrowing some) for our last session.

Unplug and Play Week
Unplug and Play week is here! Hillcrest will be participating by hosting the following events. 
  • Take a Book/Leave a Book - all week
  • Plaid to Read a Book Day - Jan 29
  • Family Fitness Night - Jan 31 @ 6:45pm
  • Jam the GM - all week
In addition to the events at Hillcrest there are also dozen of events around the community. Please see the Unplug and Play passport sent home with your child last week or click on the link below for more information.

PAC Meeting
Our first PAC meeting of the new year will be next Mon Jan 27, 2020. All parents are welcome to attend. Babysitting is provided.
Pirate Loppet Volunteers Needed
The Pirate Loppet is taking place this Friday Jan 31 and we are in desperate need of parent drivers. If your child is going and you are able to complete the Volunteer Driver's forms at the school to take additional students please contact Mrs. Wessely ASAP. Thank you for your support and best of luck to all of our skiers!
Vaping Presentations
Parents and community members are invited to attend one of the SD83 education sessions on the topic of Vaping. The Salmon Arm session is scheduled for Wednesday Feb 12 from 6:30-8:00pm at the DESC. For more information click on the link below.