News & Newsletters

 Good Things and the Week Ahead – May 9-13, 2022

May 8, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a chance to celebrate the mothers (and those who take on the role of mothers) in your lives this weekend! We had an exciting week this past week with Star Wars Day, Club Wednesdays returning for the first time in over 2 years;...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – May 2-6, 2022

May 1, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a great weekend and enjoyed the little bit of sunshine that was out there! We have had another busy and successful week at Shortreed. Our parent volunteers ran our Book Fair, Track and Field practices started, and students smiled with their classmates as...

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 The Week Ahead – April 25-29, 2022

April 24, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a lovely weekend enjoying some of that lovely Spring weather. We will be holding off on the "Good Things" portion of the newsletter for this week and it will continue next week. Having said that, I did want to share a few good...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – April 19-22, 2022

April 18, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you have had a lovely long weekend! It was a weekend jam-packed with different celebrations as families in our community celebrated Ramadan, Vaisakhi, Passover and Easter. Students were sent home with their Term 2 Communicating Student Learning document that provided a snapshot of their learning...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – April 11-15, 2022

April 10, 2022

Families of Shortreed, Things are definitely starting to ramp up like a typical Term 3 at Shortreed! Our staff decided to go ahead with a slightly smaller version of Club Wednesdays for four weeks starting in May! Watch for signup sheets coming home later this week!!! Our grade 5s have...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – April 4-8, 2022

April 3, 2022

Families of Shortreed, This past weekend marked the start of Ramadan so, to all our Muslim families, we say Ramadan Mubarak and Ramadan Kareem! It took some time for students to settle back into the school routines but they did just in time for us to play a few pranks...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – March 28 – April 1, 2022

March 27, 2022

Families of Shortreed, Welcome back! I hope you all had a wonderful spring break. We are looking forward to moving back to more of a typical Shortreed term for term 3. As was shared just prior to the break, mask-wearing is no longer required in BC schools (it is now...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – March 7-11, 2022

March 6, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a wonderful weekend in that sunshine! We have entered our final week before Spring Break! Our teachers have been spending MANY hours preparing for and participating in Student Inclusive Conferences. Thank you to all those who have made it in for a conference....

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – Feb 28 – March 4, 2022

February 27, 2022

Families of Shortreed, Can you believe it is already March this week? We had another successful Jump Day on Wednesday! We have had an AWESOME response with all of you raising over $2000 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation!!! There is still time to donate online here. With the end...

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 Good Things and the Week Ahead – Feb 22-25, 2022

February 21, 2022

Families of Shortreed, We hope you had a lovely Family Day weekend! February has kicked into high gear as students have been celebrating kindness and Valentine's Day, learning about Lunar New Year and Black History Month, experiencing PE class in a wheelchair, and starting Jump Rope For Heart. Teachers s...

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Shortreed Community Elementary

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