Ice Cream Day Friday

The PTA has their monthly Ice Cream sale tomorrow for the month of October. October’s delicious frozen treat will be Fudgesticks!

Be warned, Friday is also Picture Day for French Immersion Grade 3 classes, all the way up to Grade 6. If students don’t clean their faces before hand they could end up with the dreaded Chocolate Vampire Face!


MQP App!

The Mary Queen of Peace app will allow you to easily access information about the school by using a simple app. The app also enables to the school to send important updates directly to your phone in case of sudden closures or emergencies.

To get the Mary Queen of Peace Mobile app you can visit either the Google Play Store, the Apple App Store, or the Amazon Fire Store and search for “MQP Mary Queen of Peace”.  The developer is listed under the title of the app is Pull Apps Inc and the icon should be the MQP Crest. Or you can look for the links on the Mary Queen of Peace website.

During the app install process please ensure that you enable notifications. If you do not enable notifications the app will not be able to send any messages to your phone.

Once installed the app is easy to navigate. The newsletter section lets you see the most recent newsletter, and messages will show you any messages that the school has sent. The 3 bars on the bottom right will send you to the rest of the options which includes links to teacher’s websites as well direct email links.

Amazon App Store Link

Apple App Store Link

Google Play Store Link

School Reopens at 12:00pm

School will reopen at 12pm today. Buses will start picking students up at their normal locations at 11:45am. Classes will resume as normal at 12:25pm.

School Photos Happen Thursday and Friday

School photos for this year will take place this Thursday and Friday. Students in Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2 and Grade 3 English will have their photos taken on Thursday. Grade 3 French, Grade 4, Grade 5 and Grade 6 will have their photos taken on Friday.

(Try to avoid Fudgesticks on photo day, if at all possible)


Chess Club Schedule for 2016/2017

Chess Club for this year is about to start. This year it will take place in Room 305.

  • Grade 1 & 3F: Tuesdays (27 children), 12p – 12:25p
  • Grade 2: Wednesdays (32 children), 12p – 12:25p
  • Grade 3E & 4: Wednesdays (44 children), 11:35a – 12p
  • Grades 5 & 6: Thursdays (42 children), 11:35a – 12p

Jamarama Day is tomorrow!

Mary Queen of Peace will be taking part in Jamarama day tomorrow at school. All students are free to wear their PJs to school. If they can, donations of $2 can be given to the classroom teacher.