Dickinsfield School was opened in 1974 and is named after bush pilot and aviation pioneer "Punch" Dickins.
To New Dickinsfield Students & Parents/Guardians
Welcome to Dickinsfield School ! Bienvenue á l’ École Dickinsfield !
August 31, 2015
WELCOME & REMINDER PHONE CALL!
Just in case you forget, you’ll be receiving a phone call from us as a reminder
of the following events!
September 1, 2015: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grade 8 & 9 EARLY FEE PAYMENT AND TIMETABLE!
Everyone is invited to bring their parents to pay your fees and you’ll get
your timetable early! We have INTERACT!! You can come and tour around
the school and see which staff members are here.
Grade 9’s 10:00 - 12:00 AM
Grade 8’s 1:00-3:00 PM
September 2, 2015: 10:00 - 12:00 PM
NEW STUDENT SCAVENGER HUNT & PIZZA PARTY!
Our Student Council, the Panther Pride, will be hosting a SCAVENGER HUNT and a PIZZA PARTY! Come join us in searching for several objects while having fun with your friends. While you're having fun, your parents can pay your fees and you'll get your timetable early.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015: 8:30 AM FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
If you are in grade 7, go to the gym. Your advisor teacher will welcome you there.
If you are in Grade 8 or 9, there will be sheets posted with your room number. go there. There will be a modified schedule for Tues AM, so that we all get to talk to Admin and the Office Staff, before we meet our teachers. and we all get to see every teacher. Be good to yourself. You do not need to bring all of your supplies on the first day of school.
Are you already looking for your SUPPLY LIST Relax......we will have it posted on the Dickinsfield website by Fri June 26!!
Take care and see you soon!!
Student Council Grade 7 Board Co-Chair
Ecole Dickinsfield School Supply list
Supply List for Grades 7, 8 & 9
Dear Students, Parents/Guardians,
We will be launching a major project to improve students’ responsibility with ORGANIZATION. Hence the colour-coded binders. We appreciate your support!!
12 HB Pencils
12 Blue pens
1 Red pen
4 White erasers
1 Pkg. of 24-set Crayola pencil crayons
2 Pencil Sharpener
1 Cloth Pencil case (not a box, they pop open & spill their contents easily)
1 Coil lined notebook (Gr. 9 only)
5 2” Binders (Colour coded:
Red Fr Imm ELA/or English Program FSL
1-2 1” or 1½” Binder for Options grey or white or brown
4 Dividers for each binder
1 Duotang for Option classes
2 Pkg. of 400 sheets of loose leaf paper (100 sheets per academic subject)
1 Large glue stick (35 grams)
1 Good Geometry set (must have a protractor)
1 Acme pointed right-handed (or left handed) scissors
1 30 cm clear ruler (marked in mm and cm)
1 Roget’s Thesaurus
1 Merriam Webster Dictionary
1 Scientific Calculator Texas Instruments TI-30X solar powered. (It is preferable that all
students have the same type of calculator for ease of in-class instruction)
2 Boxes of Kleenex (to be handed in to homeroom teacher)
Change of clothes for PE – shirt, shorts/sweats, sweatshirt and pair of runners
Will be distributed at school. Cost is $5.00. All students must carry a paper agenda.
First lock is provided by school at no cost. If lost or damaged the replacement cost will be $6.00.
Students are expected to replenish their supplies as needed throughout the year. Other additional supplies may be required by individual teachers.
A school-wide effort to have all École Dickinsfield School students show growth in reading for meaning and understanding across all subject areas.
Un effort interscolaire pour permettre à tous les élèves de Dickinsfield de démontrer une amélioration dans la lecture pour le sens et la compréhension dans toutes les disciplines scolaires.
Instructional Focus is a District initiative where every Edmonton Public School selects an area of instruction that staffs can concentrate on developing strategies to improve student achievement.