Back-to-School Corn Roast Festival (August 28, 2017) A welcome celebration honoring our students and welcoming all of our parents and staff. It’s an event not be missed.
Parent Training on the Use of the Portal (Saturday, September 9 and September 13, 2017) – This is an informative training session providing participants with hands-on experience that showcases the myriad of options available through the Académie’s portal.
Pyjama Day(Friday, November 24, 2017 and March 23, 2018) Children are invited to jump out of bed and come to school in their PJs. This is one of the favorite activities of the year. They love and request this special day every year. We ask $5 per child; funds raised go towards activities associated with the Parent Committee.
Mabel Labels (on-going) – This is an ongoing campaign where parents are invited to purchase labels to identify their children’s personal items, both for school and summer camp. Simply go to the designated web site: www.marieclaire.mabelslabels.com
Scholastic Book Fair English: Wednesday & Thursday, March 21 & 22, 2018; French: Wednesday-Thursday March 25 & 26, 2018) – These 2-day events are aimed at encouraging a love of reading and a means of raising money-credits that allow the Académie to purchase more books and educational material for our children.
Volunteers are needed on TUESDAY between 2:00pm to 5:00pm to do the table layout, decoration and books setup. Help is needed on WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY between 8:00am and 6:00pm for writing Book Wish Lists for younger children, straightening up books after children´s visits, and filling prepaid orders forms. RUSH HOURS are at children’s pickup times, between 3:30pm and 6:00pm. To volunteer for this event, click on the following e-mail address: jyoti@amcca.ca.
Teacher Appreciation Week ((February, 5 to 9, 2018) – In recognition of our teachers and their dedication to our children´s education, volunteers are needed to bring in different tokens of appreciation every day this week: a fruit platter, flowers, chocolates, thank-you notes, or other distinctive gifts. We’re always open to new ideas.
Volunteers are also needed on TBC, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm to supervise children during their lunch in the cafeteria and recess time outside so teachers can enjoy a special lunch offered to them by Madame Martin, and on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, a parent who plans on accompanying children to Station Chantecler could also bring something for teachers supervising children during their ski lessons. To volunteer for this event, click on the following e-mail address: jyoti@amcca.ca.
Yearbook (February, 5 to 9, 2018) – This is always a colorful souvenir featuring many pictures of all students, from Kindergarten to Grade 6, as well as personnel from the Académie, providing a good overview of both educational and fun activities.
Parents are welcome to advertise their business in the yearbook. The funds are used to subsidize costs associated with design and production. If you are interested, click on the following e-mail address: jyoti@amcca.ca.
Charitable activities (Winter holiday season) – Occurring mostly during the Christmas season, PAC promotes charitable activities like the Christmas Angels, collecting gifts for the Salvation Army and collecting nonperishable products for The West Island Assistance Fund / Fonds d´aide de l´Ouest-de-l´île. To volunteer for this event, click on the following e-mail address: jyoti@amcca.ca.