Lost and Found

The Lost and Found tables have been moved inside of the school and are now located in front of the office, parents are welcome to check the tables for any missing articles after 3:35pm from today until Friday. Whatever is not claimed, is sent to a local charity.

Community Presentation from Maksim Goldenshteyn on May 19th

Maksim Goldenshtyen, Author, Holocaust Researcher and Former Reporter, will be providing a presentation for the Ventura Park Public School Community, on May 19th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm.

Maxim Goldenshteyn is the author of the recently published book So They Remember: A Jewish Family’s Story of Survival in Ukraine, which highlights his own family history and the family histories of others that are interconnected with his – and his publication also highlights his research of Holocaust history in the Former Soviet Union (FSU), specifically Soviet Ukraine, which is not as often well-represented, even while 2.7 million FSU Jews perished in the Holocaust.

He provides the presentation in an age-appropriate manner highlighting his family history, immigration and other themes.

For those interested, the Zoom Meeting link can be found below.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 954 5944 3442

Passcode: 294208

Lost & Found

The school’s Lost & Found box has been moved to tables outside the front of the school, parents are welcome to check the tables for any missing articles. The tables will be placed outside from 9am to 6pm, today through Monday.

VPPS Coffee & Chat

REMINDER: Coffee & Chat is open to all parents, guardians, grandparents and school community members this coming Monday, May 9th from 8:30 to 9:30am outside the front of the school.
It is for anyone who wants to drop by for a chat, and a coffee (or a cup of tea) with M. Farrell and Mme Chamberland.
We look forward to connecting and getting to know the members of our VPPS
community.

VPPS Coffee and Chat

Reminder: Coffee, & Chat is open to all parents, guardians, grandparents and school community members next Monday May 9th from 8:30 to 9:30am outside the front of the school.
It is for anyone who wants to drop by for a chat, and a coffee (or a cup of tea) with M. Farrell and Mme Chamberland.
We look forward to connecting and getting to know the members of our VPPS
community.

VPPS Coffee and Chat

Coffee, & Chat is open to all parents, guardians, grandparents and school community members on Monday May 9th from 8:30 to 9:30am outside the front of the school.
It is for anyone who wants to drop by for a chat, and a coffee (or a cup of tea) with M. Farrell and Mme Chamberland.
We look forward to connecting and getting to know the members of our VPPS
community.

PEAC Regional Symposium – Registration is Open!

The Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee(PEAC) and Leadership Development and Engagement team are pleased to announce the return of the annual PEAC Regional Symposium. Parent Voice Matters!

DATE: May 4, 2022

TIME: 7pm to 9pm

LOCATION: Virtual

The theme for 2022 will continue to focus on successful strategies for improved parent engagement.

This year’s PEAC Regional Symposium will be guided by the Director’s Action Plan (DAP) and its fourth goal which commits the YRDSB to build trust and collaborative relationships with  students, families and staff through respectful and responsive communication focused on shared  solutions. 

REGISTER HERE

Submit form to register for PEAC Regional Symposium. Registration closes April 27, 2022.

School Closure to In-Person Learning on April 22, 2022 for Operational Reasons

Dear Families,

This blog post is to inform you that Ventura Park Public School will be closed to in-person learning for students on Friday, April 22nd. Classes may be held synchronously or asynchronously. Your child’s classroom teacher will reach out to you with more information soon. Please see your email for further details; an email message was sent to all families earlier this afternoon.

We look forward to seeing everyone back at school on Monday, April 25th.

Thank you,
The Ventura Park Team

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VPPS FlipGive

Hello VPPS Community,

Warmer weather is right around the corner! New summer clothes, sport accessories, dinner on patios, and more to look forward to!

Please consider making these purchases through FlipGive, a free app used for fundraising for Ventura Park’s 2022 Graduates. Shopping from the comfort of your home – what could be easier or safer? It’s completely virtual and contactless. 

We earn cash back on every purchase you make all year long! All you have to do is shop anytime with the brands you already love, like Home Depot, Walmart, Sport Chek, Indigo, Old Navy, Apple, Esso, Loblaws, and so many more. 

Join our “team” now and you’ll get a $5 bonus the first time you shop: Ventura Park PS FlipGive Page

Or enter this code: W2YPJG on www.flipgive.com

If you have any questions, just ask our 2022 Grad Committee at  2022Grad.VPPS@gmail.com .

Thank you for your support and happy shopping!

2022 Grad Committee
Ventura Park PS