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School Spirit Wear is back!http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/373School Spirit Wear is back!<p>​<a href="https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https://bigleaguegear.ca/collections/w-h-day-thunderbolts&data=05%7c01%7ctripley%40scdsb.on.ca%7c7c3ed05772294e15672208daa235151c%7c573d7e64d5434fd8b3da0c64adc4eb35%7c1%7c0%7c638000646120778170%7cUnknown%7cTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7c3000%7c%7c%7c&sdata=D738DY6fMQQbWAlv9LnkxHYreIXAt5fgssFm1Airi40%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="Verified" title="Original URL: https://bigleaguegear.ca/collections/w-h-day-thunderbolts. Click or tap if you trust this link." data-linkindex="0" style="border:0px;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:15px;line-height:inherit;margin:0px;padding:0px;vertical-align:baseline;background-color:#ffffff;">https://bigleaguegear.ca/collections/w-h-day-thunderbolts</a><br></p><p>Use the link to order spirit wear for W. H. Day! Joggers and shorts will be back in stock soon!<br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p>
Welcome Back - First Day Processeshttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/371Welcome Back - First Day Processes<p>​Our staff are excited and have been working hard to ensure we are ready for the first day. We look forward to greeting the students on Sept 6<sup>th</sup>. </p><p>Please remember that our parking lot closes at 8:15 a.m. and 2:40 p.m. to ensure the safety of our students. Supervision does not begin on the playground until 8:20 a.m. Parents are not permitted on our schoolyard and playground during the school day; this includes entry and dismissal times.  </p><p>We will have all of our staff available to assist and direct students to their appropriate location on the first day of school.</p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>First Day Procedures</strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>  </strong></span></p><p>Tuesday September 6<sup>th</sup> is the first day of school for our students in grades 1 to 8 and the Year 2 Kindergarten students.  Our Year 1, Kindergarten students will begin with a staggered entry on September 8th.  Your child's teacher will be in touch with further information.</p><p>Kindergarten:    Enter through the Kindergarten pathway on the <strong>west</strong> side of the yard.  On arrival. The Kindergarten classroom team will greet the children. </p><p>Grade One:  May enter the fenced play area through the Kindergarten pathway on the <strong>west</strong> side of the yard or they may enter the fenced off playground from the tarmac area of the yard.   The Grade one teachers will meet the children and at the bell bring them into the classroom.</p><p>Grade Two to Three:  Will meet on the tarmac area to the east side of the building.  The classroom teachers and other designated staff will meet the students and bring them into the classroom at the bell. </p><p>Grades Four to Eight:  Will meet behind the portables at the back of the building.  The classroom teachers will meet the students and bring them into their classroom at the bell.</p><p>For each grade there will be clear signs posted, so students know where they need to go.  We will also ensure that staff are available to help any child that is feeling anxious or may be unclear as to where to meet their teacher.  A table will be located on the east side of the yard with class lists so you can double check if you are unsure.</p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>School Day Schedule</strong></span></p><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:50%;">8:20 a.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:50%;">Supervision Begins\Busses Arrival</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">8:35 a.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Entry Bell</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">8:35 to 10:15 a.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Instructional Block:  1<sup>st</sup> 100 Minutes</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">10:15 to 10:35 a.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Nutrition Break /Outdoor Play</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">10:35 to 10:55 a.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Nutrition Break /Outdoor Play</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">10:55 to 12:35 p.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Instructional Block:  2<sup>nd</sup> 100 Minutes</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">12:35 to 12:55 p.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Nutrition Break /Outdoor Play</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">12:55 to 1:15 p.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Nutrition Break /Outdoor Play</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">1:15 to 2:55 p.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Instructional Block: 3<sup>rd</sup> 100 Minutes</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default">2:55 p.m.</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Dismissal Bell (Kindergarten dismiss a few minutes earlier)</td></tr></tbody></table><p><br></p>
Terry Fox Fundraising Runhttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/372Terry Fox Fundraising Run<p>​Our school Terry Fox Run  will be run on Thursday, September 29th. It will run from 2:10 until 2:45. Families can make online donations ONLY, using this link<span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:calibri, sans-serif;"><a href="https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https://schools.terryfox.ca/WHDayESBradford&data=05%7c01%7ctripley%40scdsb.on.ca%7c52c2f1813b8241cf3e4608da99be01e7%7c573d7e64d5434fd8b3da0c64adc4eb35%7c1%7c0%7c637991338610695885%7cUnknown%7cTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7c3000%7c%7c%7c&sdata=VyJ7QyuYMCDIXKVTrqctrKhTD2/tmqNVBGiy9/A9KsQ%3D&reserved=0"><span style="font-family:arial, sans-serif;">https://schools.terryfox.ca/WHDayESBradford</span></a></span><br></p><p>Thank you for support!<br></p>
Welcome to New and Returning Students and Familieshttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/370Welcome to New and Returning Students and Families<p>​We look forward to welcoming students and staff back on Sept 6th.  Watch here for more info. to be posted soon.<br></p>
Zumba Night!http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/367Zumba Night!<p>​Join School Council in our Zumba night at 6pm!<br></p>
School News!http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/368School News!<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Admin%20letter%20of%20changes.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Admin letter of changes.pdf</a><br></p>
SCDSB Summer Mental Health Serviceshttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/369SCDSB Summer Mental Health Services<p>SCDSB is pleased to offer summer mental health supports for students. If you feel that your child may benefit from this service, please email <a href="mailto:studentwellness@scdsb.on.ca">studentwellness@scdsb.on.ca</a> or speak to your child's classroom teacher. You must commit to weekly, biweekly, or summer sessions should you wish to participate.<br></p><p><br></p>
Welcome to Kindergarten 2022 Presentationhttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/366Welcome to Kindergarten 2022 Presentation<p style="color:#595959 !important;background-color:#ffffff !important;"><span class="x_x_ms-rteFontSize-2 x_x_ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0 ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:11pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#444444 !important;"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#333333 !important;">Thank you for joining us for our Virtual Kindergarten Orientation. We look forward to learning and growing with you and your child, and to welcoming your child to Kindergarten in September!</span><br aria-hidden="true"></span></p><div style="margin:0px 0px 10px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-stretch:inherit;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#595959 !important;background-color:#ffffff !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#333333 !important;">Click on the link below to access our Kindergarten Orientation Slide deck.</span></div><p><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5">​<span style="font-size:12pt;color:#333333;background:white;"><a href="https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1ZEY6zPOeqwskqLaBpzmvZN-fMyCCgmN4P6GuP1rITsw/edit?usp%3Dsharing&data=05%7c01%7clmarjerrison%40scdsb.on.ca%7c5562335a053c491f818508da3743a9a8%7c573d7e64d5434fd8b3da0c64adc4eb35%7c1%7c0%7c637883061707981231%7cUnknown%7cTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7c3000%7c%7c%7c&sdata=1KOpzHXfXDbjP%2BSXr4qqh9fuJswGgm6FWORWyl8OBXk%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="color:#1155cc;">W.H. Day Kindergarten Orientation 2022 - Slide Deck</span></a></span></span></p><div class="x_x_elementToProof" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;background-color:#ffffff;color:#000000 !important;"><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:6pt;font-size:13px;line-height:1.2;color:#595959 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#000000 !important;">Don’t Forget to Check Out the Following Resources:</span></p><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 25px;font-size:13px;color:#595959 !important;"><li dir="ltr" style="line-height:20px;font-size:12pt;color:#000000 !important;"><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;line-height:1.2;color:#595959 !important;"><a href="https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https://youtu.be/aXDKYLBge7Y&data=05%7c01%7cdaanderson%40scdsb.on.ca%7ca95fa2d1436f4e73c58508da3f673f3a%7c573d7e64d5434fd8b3da0c64adc4eb35%7c1%7c0%7c637892010947634316%7cUnknown%7cTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7c3000%7c%7c%7c&sdata=o9IXTgsUPgE76jRd1GEMz4gZ5IGHnXIffKYn%2ByGP3j4%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="Verified" title="Original URL: https://youtu.be/aXDKYLBge7Y. Click or tap if you trust this link." data-linkindex="1" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0072b9 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;text-decoration-line:underline;color:#0c64c0 !important;"></span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0c64c0 !important;"><a href="https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https://youtu.be/aXDKYLBge7Y&data=05%7c01%7clmarjerrison%40scdsb.on.ca%7c5562335a053c491f818508da3743a9a8%7c573d7e64d5434fd8b3da0c64adc4eb35%7c1%7c0%7c637883061707981231%7cUnknown%7cTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7c3000%7c%7c%7c&sdata=GU3PxSN4xcWTTZUm8/egsv9S5X/PKElRROnm%2BIOT8Mo%3D&reserved=0" title="Original URL: https://youtu.be/aXDKYLBge7Y. Click or tap if you trust this link." target="_blank" style="font-size:16px;background-color:#ffffff;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="color:#0c64c0;">Getting Ready for Kindergarten Video</span></a><span style="color:#595959;font-size:16px;background-color:#ffffff;"> </span></span><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#000000 !important;"> This video was made especially for new kindergarten students. We encourage you to watch this video with your child.</span></p></li></ul><br aria-hidden="true" class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="font-size:13px;color:#595959 !important;"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 25px;font-size:13px;color:#595959 !important;"><li dir="ltr" style="line-height:20px;font-size:12pt;color:#000000 !important;"><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;line-height:1.2;color:#595959 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#000000 !important;">Check out the</span><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:14pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#002451 !important;"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#000000 !important;"> </span></span><a href="https://www.scdsb.on.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=210982&pageId=8385299" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="NotApplicable" data-linkindex="2" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0072b9 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;text-decoration-line:underline;color:#0c64c0 !important;"></span></a><a href="https://www.scdsb.on.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=210982&pageId=8385299" target="_blank" style="font-size:16px;background-color:#ffffff;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="color:#0c64c0;">Tips to Get Ready For Kindergarten</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:normal;vertical-align:baseline;color:#000000 !important;"> guide. This guide includes discussion prompts and ideas to help you prepare your little one for the big day.</span></p></li></ul><br aria-hidden="true" class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="font-size:13px;color:#595959 !important;"></div><div class="x_x_elementToProof" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;background-color:#ffffff;color:#000000 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;">Learn more about Kindergarten at</span><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:14pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#333333 !important;"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0c64c0 !important;"> </span></span><a href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/kindergarten" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-auth="NotApplicable" data-linkindex="3" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:inherit;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:13px;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0072b9 !important;"><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;text-decoration-line:underline;color:#0c64c0 !important;">www.scdsb.on.ca/kindergarten</span></a><span class="ms-rteFontFace-5" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-style:inherit;font-variant:inherit;font-weight:700;font-stretch:inherit;font-size:12pt;line-height:inherit;vertical-align:baseline;color:#0c64c0 !important;">.</span></div>
What's Happening This Week @ WH Day - MARCH MADNESS!http://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/288What's Happening This Week @ WH Day - MARCH MADNESS!<p><strong>Tuesday</strong>: Beach Day (weather-appropriate "beachy" clothing)<br></p><p><strong>Wednesday</strong>: Anything But a Backpack Day (students can bring belongings in anything that isn't a backpage such as a suitcase or bucket)</p><p><strong>Thursday</strong>: Early St. Patricks Day (green clothing)</p><p><strong>Friday</strong>: Pajama Day/Rock Your Odd Socks (wear two different socks)<br></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><div><p><strong>Enjoy the March Break!</strong><br></p><p><br></p></div>
Virtual Book Fairhttp://whd.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/365Virtual Book Fair<p>​Watch for more information about our Virtual Book Fair - coming March 21st to April 3rd, 2022!<br></p>