Queen Mary Community Elementary
North Vancouver School District
Information Sessions & Workshops

​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Queen Mary Community Elementary School Parent Information page.

We value and encourage parent/guardian involvement in our school community and recognize that providing opportunities for parents to come together to engage in topics relevant to their child's education, development and well-being as integral to school community involvement. For the 2015-16 school year, there will be a number of such opportunities organized for parents. 

For all REGISTRATION information click HERE


WELCOME TO KINDERGARTEN 

Kindergarten Orientation Session Documents:

REVISED 2021-22 Kindergarten gradual entry schedule and Kindergarten start-up information (emailed to families Aug. 30):  Kindergarten Gradual Entry REVISED message AUG 30.pdf

Welcome video for your children  - from our QM Kindergarten teachers LINK HERE

NVSD Kindergarten Orientation Presentation - VIEW HERE​

Queen Mary's Welcome to Kindergarten Photo Booklet (PDF attached)
Queen Mary K handbook.pdf

Welcome to Queen Mary - presentation for parents/guardians. (PDF attached)

K Orientation PP June 2021.pdf

 Queen Mary takes learning outside- WATCH this short VIDEO HERE​

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program in an Early Years Setting- LINK HERE​

When I go to Kindergarten This booklet is designed by the Ministry of Education specifically for children and is helpful for parents / guardians as a starting place to talk about Kindergarten with their child - LINK HERE​

Queen Mary's Parent Advisory Council  

Join the QM PAC  Facebook Page - LINK HERE

You are welcome to take part starting now - meet other parents/guardians, enjoy social events, get involved in fundraisers and volunteer opportunities, stay informed, contribute ideas and feedback to the school community!

Other Kindergarten Program References:​​

B.C.'s Early Learning Framework: early_learning_framework.pdf

Full Day Kindergarten – Ministry of Education Program Guide: fdk_program_guide.pdf

 

Settlement Workers in Schools (SWIS) - The primary focus of SWIS is to provide assistance to parents and their children with first-year settlement needs through referrals and cross-cultural education. LINK HERE for more information.


For local daycare facilities:  Click HERE

The Child Care Resource and Referral program provides a list of child care providers by neighbourhood but they also provide an educational component of what to look for when looking for quality child care.  Call 604-985-7138 and ask for a parent information.​

For topics about health and wellness please visit our school link to Vancouver Coastal Health​