October Vice-Principal’s Message

VICE-PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE Once again, the beautiful colour change on the trees indicates that Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Here at MES, we continue to be thankful for significant student engagement: social, academic, emotional & intellectual. One of the ways we celebrate these different types of engagement is through assemblies. Assemblies at MES are open to everyone and the calendar of assemblies is highlighted on our school website calendar. So take a deep breath, make a choice to move a… Read More

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September Principal’s Message

PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE With the hot, dry summer–reminiscent of my childhood memories–now in the rear view mirror, we can look forward to another great year at MES. Indeed we have been working to get things ready and registering more new students on a daily basis. This is very exciting for us as we continue to grow and school classroom space has become a premium over the last few years. It is very clear that Mitchell is a desirable place to move… Read More

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MES Highlights Communication

COMMUNICATION The staff of our school is keenly aware that for students to be successful, home – school communication has to be effective. Several channels of communication will help us accomplish this. Every home will receive the school division’s annual calendar which identifies major divisional events, and also contains many of our own local activities. NEW! Parent portal! Check out all the information on your child(ren). Including: field trips, permissions, report cards, attendance, etc. You can enter contact information and… Read More

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2018-2019: Right at School – After School Programming

After-School Programming The nationally recognized after-school program provider Right At School recently conducted a survey of parents/guardians to gauge expression of interest in after-school programming for the Mitchell school community. We are pleased to announce that the survey results indicate a sufficient level of interest in this fee-based service to proceed. Registration for Fall 2018 Registration is Now Open! Conditional upon receiving sufficient registrations, Right At School will offer after-school programming at Mitchell Middle School in partnership with Mitchell Elementary School.… Read More

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June Vice-Principal’s Message

At the time of this writing, MES had just finished a smattering of special events: we celebrated a book launch in Grade 3; butterflies were released in our Outdoor Learning Centre in Grade 1; chicks were hatching in grade 2; Grade 4’s had been drumming in the park; and our Kindergarten classes were getting ready to plant their gardens; our annual school wide bike rodeo was about to take place, and the MES art club was setting up at Clearspring… Read More

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MES Treats & Treasures

MES Learning Partnerships. Something to celebrate!

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May Principal’s Message

April was a fun filled month that we ended off with our Spring Concert with grade 1’s and 2’s. It was very well attended as many parents and community members were able to be at either the afternoon or evening performances. Great job to all of the students and staff for a superb school event. As we head into May, we look forward to our “Treats and Treasures Sale” and “Jump Rope for Heart” fundraisers. Please consider donating as we… Read More

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