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School News ~ January 13, 2023

ÍY SȻÁĆEL Sidney Families,

Kaagard Rainyday Boots Png Rain Cricut And - Clip Art Rain Boots PNG Image  | Transparent PNG Free Download on SeekPNGThis past week has been rainy and mucky on our school fields. We do our best to have students outside playing in our west coast weather each day. Please ensure that your child comes prepared for the rainy weather and has appropriate footwear for the puddles! If your child needs a pair of rubber boots or rain jacket, please email your child’s teacher or, we have extra boots and rain jackets in the office.







Hot Lunch Reminder

Hot Lunch is Friday, January 20thand the PAC needs volunteers to help deliver lunches to the classroom. If you are able to volunteer, please go to the PAC Kitchen when you arrive. Please direct any questions to Kristin Mackenzie at:

Read Around the School

A reminder to families that we will be hosting Read Around the School on Friday January 27th from 8:45 - 9:10 am. Please come and join us in this school wide event where we read with each other and enjoy books together. Please come to your child’s classroom right after our morning announcements if you are able to attend.

Kindergarten Registration for Fall 2023

All children born in 2018 are eligible to register for Kindergarten.

  • January 24 3:30-5:30pm
  • January 25 12:30-2:30pm
  • January 26 7:30-9:30am

To register at Sidney Elementary School please bring:

  • Completed Registration Form
  • Original supporting documentation
  • Copies of documentation if possible

A full list of acceptable documents can be found on the Registration page.

Link to Kindergarten Slideshow

Reporting Student Absences

Home - Central Colchester Junior HighIf your child is going to be late to school or away from school for the day please call Safe Arrival at 250-656-7425 and or email to report the student’s absence/late arrival. Teachers can be cc’d for their information.


January 14

PAC Bottle Drive; 9 am – 1 pm in the Sidney School Parking Lot

January 20

Fun Hair Day

January 20

PAC Hot Lunch; 11:14 am – 12:14 pm

January 20

Last day to return photo retake orders

January 24

Kindergarten Registration takes place at the school; 3:30 – 5:30 pm

January 25

Kindergarten Registration takes place at the school; 12:30 – 2:30 pm

January 26

Kindergarten Registration takes place at the school; 7:30 – 9:30 am

January 27

Read Around the School; 8:45 – 9:10 am

Thank you!

Jennifer Batallas & Andreas Clesle

Principal & Vice Principal