School News

2018

Fall Break Reminder

Win Ferguson students and staff would like to thank all of our guests that attended our Remembrance Day assembly.  The students worked hard and did an amazing job speaking and performing. We would also like to wish all of our families a great Fall Break,…

Remembrance Day Assembly

Please join us for our Remembrance Day assembly this Friday, November 9 at 10:30 am.

Pointsetta Orders

A reminder to parents, Wednesday, October 31 is your last day to hand in your poinsettia/live wreath order forms. Order forms will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. tomorrow afternoon and can be dropped off at the office. Please make any cheques payable to…

Inclement Weather

With the winter season already here, we want to remind parents to dress children appropriately for the weather when getting ready for school or the bus. The weather often changes unexpectedly throughout the day, so please select suitable outerwear and…

SchoolMessenger Number

New SchoolMessenger Call-display Number Effective November 1, all phone calls going out through SchoolMessenger will display one of the following toll-free numbers rather than the school or Division number. Messages programmed from Student Transportation:…

Parent/Student/Teacher Interviews

We are looking forward to our upcoming Parent/Student/Teacher Conferences next week. It is always an exciting time for the students to share their learning with their parents and teachers. These can be very powerful conversations and I strongly encourage…

Wee Read Volunteers Needed

Elk Island Reads is continuing to grow, and everything that happens in schools rests on the foundation of the community working together with research-based practices for engaging children with reading.  Win Ferguson is looking for volunteers to read…

Playground Opening BBQ

Please note that the playground opening BBQ will be taking place Friday, September 21.  Students will be eating outside, please dress appropriately for the weather.

Orange Shirt Day

Orange shirt day at Win Ferguson is Thursday, September 27.  If you can, please wear an orange item of clothing in the spirit of reconciliation and to stand in solidarity with survivors and all those impacted by residential schools.

Enhancing Literacy and Numeracy

As part of Elk Island Public Schools’ (EIPS) ongoing efforts to enhance the literacy and numeracy of students in all grade levels, the Division is once again planning to administer two assessment tools during the 2018-19 school year—STAR 360 and…

Hot Lunch Update

Dear Win Ferguson Elementary Families: We have encountered an issue with the system our hot lunch coordinator uses to communicate with parents about hot lunch days.  As such, our hot lunch program will be delayed.  Please stay tuned for further communication.…

Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff Morning Wednesday, Sept 12, 2018 8:00 am - 8:30 am Dear Win Ferguson Families, We would like to invite you to attend our Meet the Staff morning. Our teaching and support staff in our Grades K-6 will be in their classrooms to give you an…

Welcome to Win Ferguson for the 2018/19 School Year

Welcome to Win Ferguson for the 2018/19 School Year! I am so excited to be the new principal of Win Ferguson this year.  Even though I have been here for a short time, the welcoming culture of students, staff and community has been overwhelming.  I…