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An exciting year ahead

Principals’ message
September  2019
“Within the child lies the fate of the future.”- Maria Montessori
We welcome you to another school year! We extend open arms to the many new families joining our Killarney School community and look forward to some exciting experiences in the months ahead. 
The school will reopen Monday, August 26th and we welcome students back on Tuesday, September 3rd. Families are invited to come at 8:55 and join us for some treats and photo opportunities courtesy of our Killarney Parent Council.
We will begin our soft entry (south doors open @ 8:55) on Wednesday, Sept. 4th.
Rita and I participated in some Montessori learning this summer and felt inspired and humbled by the talents Maria Montessori had in her understanding of the potential of the child.  At Killarney we work towards development of the whole child through academic, leadership, health and well-being, and social development opportunities.  We know your children have the potential to be change agents for our future and we thank you for your belief in our Montessori program.
We do have a few changes for September as noted below:
Room 1 –Mrs. Legat                                      Gr. 1,2,3,
Room 2 – Mrs. Szeretva                                Gr. 1,2,3
Room 3 – Mrs. Laing-Chan/Ms. Cuvelier   Gr. 1,2,3
Room 4- Mrs. Bahl                                         Gr. 1,2,3
Room 5 –  Ms. Rycroft                                  Gr. 1,2,3
Room 6 – Mrs. Potekal                                  Gr. 1,2,3
Room 7 – Mrs. Lessard                                  Gr. 1,2,3
Room 8 am _ Mrs. Honing                             kindergarten
Room 8 pm – Ms. Skulski                              kindergarten
Room 9 am/pm- Mrs. Greening                  kindergarten                                                                                 
Room 10 – Ms. McBrien                               Gr. 1,2,3
Room 11 – Mrs. Neitz                                    Gr. 4,5
Room 12- Ms. Tolton                                    Gr. 4,5,6
Room 13 – Mrs. Reinhardt                             Gr. 4,5,6
Room 14 – Ms. Thiessen                Gr. 4,5,6
Room 17 – Mrs. Lister                                   Gr. 4,5,6
Music  – Mrs. Harvie
Learning Support  – Ms. Rita
French Support (Gr. 4,5,6) – Mrs. Reinhardt
Library – Mrs. Khan
Our 2019-20 Killarney calendar is available on our website so please remember to take a look at all the dates that lay ahead.
A reminder if you ordered a yearbook, it will be distributed sometime in the next few weeks.  This was to allow our June activities to be part of the yearbook. Families who have left Killarney will be contacted once the yearbooks have arrived.
See you on Tuesday, September 3rd!
With Peace and Gratitude,
Bonnie Caldwell and Rita Traxler


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