School Council Update - September 13, 2018

Dear RPPS Families,

Welcome Back!  I hope everyone is getting settled into the new school year after a very enjoyable summer!

September is always a busy time, and I want to take a few moments to let you know what council activities are coming up over the next few weeks. 

  • Milk and Pizza sales are currently underway, orders can be place through our spirit shop which can be found here.  You have until September 20th to get your order in.

  • Elections for the 2018-2019 School Council will take place on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 6:30 in the school library.  All RPPS families are welcome! If you wish to run for a position on School Council, complete a nomination, or self-nomination, complete the form found here, and return to Jennifer in the RPPS office.

  • Registration for the student directory will begin soon.  An announcement will be made here and through the Friday Updates.  This year, the directory will be provided free of charge to participating families.

  • The Mazzola Hot Lunch Program will begin Monday, September 24th.  Order forms are available here.  Forms must be submitted by September 20th.  Online orders can be placed at

  • The first regular meeting of the 2018-2019 School Council will be held on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the school library.  All RPPS Families are welcome!

  • The RPPS School Council is hosting an all candidates forum for Trustees in Zone 6 – Rideau-Rockcliffe / Alta-Vista on Tuesday, October 16th at 7:30 PM in the school library.  This is a great opportunity to meet the candidates, one of whom will serve as our trustee for the next four years.

Book Fair 2018

If you would like to get in on the action for this year’s book fair, the Book Fair Standing Committee is looking to fill the following positions:

  • Co-chair

  • Volunteer coordinator

  • Book Bin team lead

Book Fair is looking for successors for:

  • Sponsorship team lead

  • Communications team lead

 This message was sent to you by your RPPS School Council:

Questions, comments or concerns?  Email Dave Mackie (Chair) at
Would you like to get involved?  Email our Volunteer Coordinator at
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