QEA Community –
Welcome to the PAC events, meetings and activities calendar. This only contains PAC initiatives and information. For school activities, comprehensive dates, pro-d days please check the online school calendar on the school website to keep informed which is regularly updated by them.
16th Nov – Gardening Club EVERY FRIDAY – please see the page dedicated to the club on this PAC website. This is a lunchtime club for students. The sign up sheet is on the PAC notice board in the school corridor.
Art Card Fundraiser – artwork occuring – this artwork created by the students will be professionally printed onto cards for parents to purchase in December, all profits go to the PAC.
20th Nov – The Maple Man – 1.15-2.45pm
26th Nov – Winter Festival 5pm-7pm (QEA community event and fundraiser)
3rd Dec – A week of Dance workshops
10th Dec– at the latest- Art Card Fundraiser card delivery hopefully they will arrive the week before.
18th Dec – Cake Donations for our sister school Grandview Elementary – Parents bring in cakes at drop off for our inner city sister school, a huge event for their community that the children really love and appreciate every year. They’re currently trying to raise funds for a new playground.
FYI – No Winter clothing donations this year for our sister school Grandview Elementary as they received a huge donation from a closing kids clothing store.
28th Jan– PAC funded Tennis lessons for the week in school time with coach Gino.
6th Feb- PAC meeting 7pm (please let us know in advance if you need childcare)
6th March– PAC meeting 7pm (please let us know in advance if you need childcare)
TBA – Staff Appreciation Luncheon. The Luncheon is to thank all the Teachers, Supervision Aids, Admin, Special Assistant, Custodian, etc; essentially all the people that support and care for our children at school. The PAC organises a special lunch to show our gratitude for all their work.
1st April- PAC funded Tennis lessons for the week in school time with coach Gino.
24th April- PAC meeting 7pm (please let us know in advance if you need childcare)
22nd May – 6.30pm – 8pm: Saleema Noon – body science: For parents Saleema Noon is a sexual health educator who has been teaching for over twenty years with a focus on providing safe, inclusive and practical information to children, teens and parents. https://www.saleemanoon.com/workshops/elementary-program/
23rd May – Saleema Noon – body science: For kids 9am-12noon. Saleema Noon is a sexual health educator who has been teaching for over twenty years with a focus on providing safe, inclusive and practical information to children, teens and parents. https://www.saleemanoon.com/
30th May – GROUSE MOUNTAIN – a PAC funded educational trip for the whole school.
31st May – Spring Fling – (after school hours) this is an event you don’t want to miss! Our Spring Fling is a highlight for both kids and parents at QEA. There will be bouncy castles and a slide for the older grades, a silent auction, facepainting, a bike parade and a wine pull. Pizza, veggies and juice is included in the ticket price. We always need lots of volunteers for this event so add it to your diary.
TBA- Sports Day. Aiming for one of the Fridays in June. This is a school event with PAC parent volunteers – Megan will be the PAC parent involved in supporting this event with the school – Parents are always needed to volunteer on the day. The PAC also donates and organises snacks for the kids on the day of the event. This is a wonderful day and it is very enjoyable for parents to help support the school with the activities.
12th June- PAC meeting 7pm (please let us know in advance if you need childcare)