Crichton Park School

49 Lyngby Avenue, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3A 3V1

Telephone 464-2503    Fax: 464-2770

Principal: Mrs. Lee-Anne Coveyduc
Vice-Principal: Mrs. Anne Gourlay

E-Mail: crichton@hrsb.ns.ca
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October 27
November 24




SAC Minutes for November 24, 2016


Regrets from Ashley Wu, Lee Boutin, and Jacqulyn Reid


Approval of the October 27, 2016 meeting minutes


Principalís Report


  • Fire Drill practices going well
  • SAC PD attended by Lee Anne and Genevieve
  • Literacy PD for Grade P-3 Teachers
  • Remembrance Day Assembly went well with great visitor feedback
  • SSP Literacy data collected with Math data to be collected in December
  • School Mascot has been voted on by students. Student designed mascots and voted as a school. We are now the Crichton Park Pandas.
  • Term1 report cards went home November 24th and Term 2 started November 21st.  
  • CCA assemblies are going well
  • Grade 6 students will attend WE Day Nov. 30th. They have their T-shirts made.
  • Book Fair will run in the library from Nov. 28-Dec. 2nd.
  • Parents are reminded to prepare for any strike action.




  •  Review of School Closure process and Threat Risk Assessment


Threat Risk Assessment Training


  • The school board had threat risk assessment training which reviewed how to respond to threat making behaviours, how to do a Threat Risk assessment, how to intervene and take preventative actions.  Check list was also provided.



  • Still looking for parent volunteer to help organize a hot lunch option. The request will be in the next newsletter with specific details on what would be required.


Next Meeting


  • January 26


Submitted by Anne Gourlay







SAC Minutes for October 27, 2016


Regrets from Ashley Wu and Lee Boutin


 Approval of the May 26, 2016 meeting minutes


 Principalís Report


         Smooth start to our school year.

         Grade 3s doing Swim to Survive

         Ice Cream Social went well on Stand up to Bullying Day

         Curriculum Night went well

         Hot lunch starting in the next few months. Might be helpful to have a few parents organize the orders.

         Holding a contest for new school mascot and school colours. Might look in to selling school clothing with the mascot

         Genevieve and Lee Anne are attending the SAC PD November 3rd.

         Our Christmas Concert is December 19th at DHS.

         Mr. MacDonald has started a choir group at school. The choir students and the Christmas Concert cast members will sing at the airport December 12th.

         Some parent complaints brought to the office regarding after school behaviour on the playground during unsupervised time.


HRSB Transportation Policy


          No concerns. One section might cover the expense of the student transportation to DHS for the school Christmas Concert.  


Letter of Agreement and Bylaws


         New member(s) will review and offer any suggestions at our next meeting.


Dates for upcoming Meetings for 2016-2017 TBA in the library


         November 24

         January 26

         February 23

         March 30

         April TBA

         May 25


Submitted by Anne Gourlay