News & Newsletters

 Good Things and the Week Ahead – February 6-10, 2023

February 5, 2023

Families of Shortreed, It's been exciting to start to get our school back to its pre-construction state! The scaffolding is down and most of the fencing has been removed. All classes now have access to their exterior doors, making pick-up and drop-off much better! Although it was a small snowfall...

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 The Week Ahead – Jan 30 – Feb 3, 2023

January 29, 2023

Families of Shortreed, We hope you enjoyed the sunshine this weekend and are prepared for the colder week ahead. Please make sure your children come prepared to be outside for recess and lunch each day (even if it is cold and wet). We have a great selection of free (gently...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – January 23-27, 2023

January 22, 2023

Families of Shortreed, Happy Lunar New Year! We are so lucky to have an important population of families in our school who celebrate Lunar New Year... and even better, we continue to learn from them. It is the Year of the Cat in the Vietnamese New Year and the Year...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – January 16-20, 2023

January 15, 2023

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a good weekend and took advantage of that Saturday sunshine! Thank you for sending your child with coats and boots as we do our best to get through the wet weather while also getting some time outside for recess and lunch. Unless it...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – January 9-13, 2023

January 8, 2023

Families of Shortreed, Our first week of 2023 is in the books! It was great to see everyone again this past week and work alongside staff to help our students settle back into routines in their classrooms. At our staff meeting, we discussed the upcoming Lunar New Year activities at...

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 The Week Ahead – January 3-6, 2023

January 2, 2023

Families of Shortreed, Happy New Year and welcome to 2023! We hope you had a wonderful couple of weeks with friends and family and are looking forward to a great continuation of term 2 at Shortreed. January is typically a fairly quiet month and teachers and support staff appreciate this...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – December 12-16, 2022

December 12, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We are close to putting another year in the books as we move into the final week of 2022 at Shortreed. Looking back, it was definitely a bit of a roller coaster ride as we were able to open back up and offer many exciting opportunities at...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – Dec 5-9, 2022

December 4, 2022

Families of Shortreed, What a week that was... complete with snow and our Santa Breakfast! Thank you to everyone who was able to make it out and enjoy some sausages, flapjacks, and a cup of joe! A HUGE thank you to the Shortreed Staff (and community helpers) who stayed late...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – Nov 28 – Dec 2, 2022

November 27, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you have enjoyed the Student Inclusive Conferences and the chance to meet with your child's teacher to get a snapshot of their learning and discuss some goals for term 2. We are excited to host families in our gym on Friday for our 2022 Santa...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – November 21-25, 2022

November 20, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you enjoyed that November sunshine this past weekend! With our final full week of November coming up, it means we can start thinking about all the excitement of December! We are SO pumped to be able to share that we will once again be having...

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Shortreed Community Elementary

27330 28 Avenue, Aldergrove
BC, V4W 3K1
Phone: 604-856-4167
Fax: 604-856-7523