Coping with your Children

Need help coping with your children?

C.O.P.E. (Community Parent Education Program) is an effective research-based parenting program that helps parents to develop a more positive approach to parenting and reduces problem behaviour in children.  All C.O.P.E. programs are FREE of charge!  Refreshments will be provided.  Supervised activity groups for children ages 3-5, and social skills development/activity groups for children ages 6-12, will be provided at NO CHARGE while parents attend the parenting program.  C.O.P.E programs are facilitated by qualified professionals trained by C.O.P.E.

Programs are planned at the following locations:

* Cononation Park School

Wednesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.; October 3 to November 14, 2012.

* Ready School

Wednesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.; October 17 to December 5, 2011 (no group October 31).         

* Centennial School

Tuesdays, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.; January 22 to March 5, 2013.

* Grant Road School

Wednesdays, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.; April 10 to May 22, 2013.

Anyone interested is welcome to contact The Randall Kinship Centre at 766-6780 to register or for more information.

 

Welcome Back BBQ and SCC Meeting

Welcome back staff/students/families! We hope that you have a great year at Henry Braun School!

The first meeting of the Henry Braun School Community Council will be held on Monday, Sept. 10th at 7pm. 
The meeting will be in the library. Babysitting will be available. 

Our welcome back BBQ is being held on Thurs. Sept. 13th at 4:30-6pm.We hope that you can join us. 
Please have all BBQ forms (one per family) returned to the school Friday, Sept. 7th! (form attached)

Please contact us at henrybraunscc@hotmail.com with your SCC comments or questions. 
Whenever possible please avoid contacting the school office about SCC matters unless you require an urgent response. 
Typically, we are able to respond to email within three school days.

Henry Braun SCC


 

Greystone Bereavement

See attached for information on the Greystone Bereavement Centre, which provides support to those who have lost a friend or family member.

Before and After Program

The Before and After Program has moved to Room 200, located on the end of the yellow hallway.

Parent Power with Jennifer Amy

Understanding all the implications of Learning Disabilities can be overwhelming and full of obstacles.  Gaining knowledge of what Learning Disabilities are, how they can be managed and knowledge of self-advocacy strategies helps parents avoid problems and pitfalls.

Parent Power offers four sessions that will share information and strategies useful to parents navigating the educational system.

Please join us at 7 p.m. each evening at our new location at 2221 Hanselman Crt. for the following sessions:

October 23, 2012            Introduction to Learning Disabilities

October 30, 2012            Helping Students with Learning Disabilities

November 6, 2012           Developing Parent Advocacy

November 13, 2012          Helping Students to Advocate for Themselves

Jennifer Amy has been a specialized teacher in the field of Learning Disabilities for over fifteen years.  She is also the parent of a child with a Learning Disability and has experienced the challenges of the education system first hand.  These workshops offer her expertise as well as a format for parents to share their own unique ideas and experiences.

For further information or to register, please call 652-4114  ext 4 or check out our website.  Membership fees are $35.00 and registration is free for members.

Web:  www.ldas.org

Learning Disabilities are nothing new........

Understanding it is.......

Regina Early Years Family Centre

See attached for information about the Regina Early Years Family Centre.

School Starts September 4th

School starts for all students Tuesday, September 4th at 9am. Students will enter their appropriate door, and proceed directly to their homeroom. Students who are new to the school, or who are unsure of their homeroom, can come to the office. Staff are ready, and looking forward to another successful year of learning at Henry Braun!

Supply Lists 2012-13

See the attached file for the Henry Braun 2012-13 supply lists. The school is closed from June 30th until August 28th. Teaching staff return August 29th and students start school on September 4th at 9am.

A letter from the SCC

See attached for an end-of-year note from the SCC that went home with students.

Freeze DNA Comic Presentation

Thank you to Anthony and Justin Stanberry from Freeze DNA for coming and showing us how to draw great comic characters! There were a lot of smiling faces at the end of the workshop. It was fun! Students who would like to practice their drawing can order their books on the order form provided. It needs to be returned to school with payment on Monday morning.

 

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