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Holiday Hope

November 25, 2018
RMPS will again be adopting 2 families in Durham as part of the CAS holiday program.  Attached is all the info.  This is a great way for children to help children at the holidays!  Thank you for your continued support RMPS! ​ Holiday Hope FDK-Gr. 3 family.pdf Holiday Hope...
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Parent Advanced Technology Nights

October 04, 2018
Parent Advanced Technology Nights will be starting in October for any parent/guardian of a student(s) with a  SEA device looking to explore software their child may be accessing this school year. The Whiby session is next week.  Check out the flyer attached for more info! Final Parent AT Night 2018-2019 (3).pdf...
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Munsch Spirit Days

September 24, 2018
​Please see the attached letter with all of our Spirit Days for the year.  2018 2019 SWAG Spirt DAYS.pdf
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SCC Nomination Forms

September 24, 2018
​Parents who are interested in being an SCC Officer (chair, vice-chair, treasurer, or secretary) or Parent/Guardian Voting Member are asked to complete the SCC Parent Declaration Form which is attached below.  Completed parent declaration forms are due in the Robert Munsch office by Thursday, September 27, 2018. Thank you!
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Gifted Testing

September 10, 2018
​Parents/Guardians of students in grades 3 and higher are invited to attend an information night for Gifted Testing.  The Gifted Testing Nomination Form is attached and is due no later than September 21st.  If you have any questions don't hesitiate to contact Mrs. MacDonald. Thank you!
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Information on the Health & Phys. Ed Curriculum

August 29, 2018
Please click on the attached .pdf to read a letter regarding the Health and Phys. Ed. curriuculum from our principal, Mr. Armstrong.    HPE Letter 2018.pdf   Here is a copy of the Health & Phys. Ed. curriulum from the ministry website.   healthcurr18.pdf
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DBEN - Activating Student Success Awards

May 04, 2018
​ DBEN has been a pillar in the Durham region in providing avenues for students who identify as black, opportunities to develop and shine as leaders. Recent research also supports the need to intentionally shift the narratives from negative stereotypes to recognition of black excellence.  It is with great pleasure that...
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RMPS TRACK AND FIELD DAY FOR ALL GRADES 4-8

April 16, 2018
​ RMPS TRACK AND FIELD DAY FRIDAY MAY 11TH - OSHAWA CIVIC RECREATION COMPLEX 99 Thornton Road Oshawa 
Permission Forms have gone home!  Please make your cash payment on SCHOOL CASH ONLINE- $8 includes bus transportation to and from the Oshawa Civic, rental of the facility, ribbons and a day...
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Holiday Hope Program

November 09, 2017
Robert Munsch PS will be sponsering a local family of children throught the C.A.S. Holiday Hope Program.  If you would like to donate to support this program please click on the links below to find out information about the children your child has been assigned to for their division.  Thank you in...
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Islamic Heritage Month

October 11, 2017
​ MEND & the DDSB have a series of community and staff events to support Islamic Heritage Month.   Please see the attached poster for more information. 2017 Islamic Heritage Month Event Poster.pdf
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DDSB Update RE: Wow Butter

October 02, 2017
​Please read the following information on the use of Wow Butter in DDSB schools.  Wow Butter Update from DDSB.pdf
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Gifted Testing Parent Information

September 06, 2017
​ GUARDIANS OF STUDENTS IN GRADES 3 OR HIGHER ARE INVITED TO A GIFTED TESTING INFORMATION NIGHT.  Please find important information attached if you are interested in nominating your child for Gifted Testing Gifted Testing Info Poster 2017.docx Nomination Form and letter 2017 2018.docx
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Notice of Community Consultation Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan

May 31, 2017
​ Notice of Community Consultation Equity & Diversity Strategic Plan  June 12, 2017 9:00 – 10:30 AM and 6:00 – 7:30 PM Durham District School Board Education Centre 400 Taunton Road East, Whitby, ON The purpose of our community consultation is for the Durham District School Board Equity and Inclusive Education...
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ADHD Expo

March 29, 2017
​Please join us for the fourth annual ADHD Expo on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6:00pm.   2017 ADHD Awareness Poster.pdf
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Special Education Review Update

March 29, 2017
​ Please see the attached Special Education Review Letter for DDSB Parents/Guardians.
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Special Education Community Information Session

February 09, 2017
The D.D.S.B. is reshaping Special Education supports and services to improve the delivery of service for students with special needs and families.  Please see the attached flyer for more information on the upcoming sessions being offered. Community Information Flyer.pdf
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Kiss the Chicken and Teacher Pie Eating Contest

October 19, 2016
​School Wide Assembly!  This Friday, October 21st Period 4 for JK/SK to Grade 3 and Period 5 for Grades 4 to 8.
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Milk and Milkshakes

October 19, 2016
​Get in on the healthy fun! White and chocolate milk available every day for your student as well as Milkshake Day every other Wednesday (the next milkshake day is Wednesday, October 26th).  Visit www.healthyhunger.ca to place your order
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Diggin and Swingin Intermediate Boys Volleyball Tournament

October 19, 2016
​Good luck to the boys at their tournament this Saturday, October 22nd all day at Brooklin High School
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Intermediate Boys Volleyball Practice

October 19, 2016
​Due to picture days this Wednesday and Thursday, the next Intermediate Boys volleyball practice is Friday morning at 8:10 a.m.
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Junior Boys Volleyball Tryout

October 19, 2016
​All boys in Grades 4 to 6 interested in trying out for Junior Boys Volleyball, the next tryout is Thursday, October 20th at 3:40 to 4:40 ..... please make sure you have a ride home.
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Junior Girls Volleyball Tryout

October 19, 2016
​All girls in grades 4-6 interested in playing junior volleyball, next tryout is Wednesday, October 19th at 3:40 to 4:40.  Make sure you have a ride home!
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TERRY FOX TOTALS KNOCKED OUT OF THE PARK!!!

October 12, 2016
We did it!  Our amazing students and staff have raised more than $5500 for the Terry Fox Run this year.  We have surpassed our goal by over $500! Not to mention that our highest total in years previous was $4200.  So proud to be a Monarch! We will be celebrating this...
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Advanced Technology Parent Training Workshops

September 26, 2016
Do you want to assist your child with reading, writing and organization?  Join us for an evening of hands-on learning! ​Click on the attached .pdf to view the poster with information on attending sessions offered throught the DDSB.​
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Important Safe Arrival Parent Information

September 14, 2016
New Online Program Provides Convenience for Families.  Safe Arrival Letter.pdf ​ ​
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Gifted Testing Information

August 31, 2016
SHOULD I NOMINATE MY CHILD FOR THE GIFTED PROGRAMME? Application forms are due by October 3rd if you would like to nominate your child in grade 3 or higher for Gifted Testing. Parent Info Night Poster2016.docx    

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Explore Whitby - Cultural Passport

June 02, 2016
The Ethno-cultural and Diversity Advisory Committee (EDAC) and Whitby Public Library are encouraging families to participate in the Whitby Cultural Passport starting July 1st and ending cm-EDAC_Cultural Passport_2016.pdf August 31st. Cultural Passport Poster 2016.pdf​​
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Outdoor Leadership Camp Information

June 02, 2016
Come and join us for a safe & educational summer camp at Outdoor Leadership Camp desgined for 9-12 year olds! SPC Leadership Camp Flyer.pdf
Is your child looking for something different this summer?
Are you looking to change their experience from 'bored' to 'amazing'? We want to assist this older age group while having...
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The Milk Program is Back!

January 24, 2016
​Hi Munsch Parents!  The Milk Program is back.  We are now going to be offering white or chocolate milk for order provided daily at Robert Munsch P.S.  We will also be offering Milkshake Days every other Wednesday with a choice of strawberry, chocolate or vanilla.  All ordering will be done through...
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Self Regulation Information for Parents

January 04, 2016
Are you interested in finding out more information on the importance of self-regulation?  Please visit the ​Parent Resource Website designed to support parents and community which will provide an array of strategies that could be used at home.  Self Regulation Info for Parents.pdf
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Gifted Testing Information

September 18, 2015
​If your child is in grade 3 or above and you are interested in nominating them for gifted testing please submit your forms to the office no later than October 5th.  You are welcome to attend a Parent Information Night about the gifted testing on Thursday September 24th at 7pm at...
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An Evening of Hope

September 09, 2015
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Community Threat Assessment and Intervention Protocol (C-TAIP) Agreement

September 09, 2015
​To find out more about our Student Threat Assessment and Fair Notice Protocol please read the attachment below.
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Pride Talks

March 30, 2015
​ The Equity Department has, in partnership with PFLAG Durham organized the final LGBTQ Families Engaged session for the year occurring the evening of Wednesday, April 15. We will be premiering the documentary PRIDE TALKS filmed at Human Rights Conference during World Pride 2014. In addition, we will discuss the Family...
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Welcome to Kindergarten Session May 14th!

February 20, 2015
​An afternoon session is planned for May 14th to welcome our new Junior Kindergarten students and their parents/guardians.   Watch for more information to follow.  Please RSVP to Roberts_Sara@durham.edu.on.ca
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Free Online Homework Help for French

October 02, 2014
​Does your child need help with their French homework?  Register now for free online French support!  Durham Parents communication OHH.pdf
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Munsch 2013-2014 EQAO School Results

September 18, 2014
The EQAO scores for the 2013 - 2014 school year were released publically on September 17, 2014.   We are pleased with the efforts we made during the 2013-2014 school year in the areas of Reading, Writing and Mathematics and acknowledge that continued work is necessary to deeply embed and refine our...
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Community Threat Assessment & Intervention Protocol

September 16, 2014
​To find out more about our Student Threat Assessment and Fair Notice Protocol please read the attachment below.
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Gifted Testing Information

September 15, 2014
​Should I nominate my child for gifted programme?  Parents of students in grade 3 or highter are invited to a parent information night about the gifted programme.  Check out the attachments below if you are interested in learning more or nominating your child.   Gifted Programme - Parent Information Night.pdf...
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Durham Counselling Walk-In Clinic

September 14, 2014
​Attention Munsch families: Durham Region now has a free, confidential, counselling walk-in clinic, providing service for children and youth, 3-19 years (up until their 20th birthday), and their families.
they provide single-session counselling they focus on what clients would like to address, and feel is important therapists work together with children,...
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Welcome Back BBQ! Meet the Staff! September 10th

July 04, 2014
​We will be hosting our Annual School BBQ to meet the staff and see all friends, old and new!  Thank you to Starr Burger for partnering with us once again for this delicious meet and greet! BBQ starts at 5:30 pm!
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Return to School

July 04, 2014
We return to school on September 2nd!  We look forward to seeing all our friends, old and new.  Please remember EARLY DISMISSAL on September 2nd!  We dismiss one hour early, 2:35 pm.  Please plan accordingly.
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Important Announcement from Durham Region

June 19, 2014
​ Information from the Regional Municipality of Durham:

Labour disruption could begin on Thursday  

Durham Region has cancelled its 40 th  Anniversary Open House Event on June 26 th , 2014 , due to an upcoming labour disruption. We will be rescheduling this event at a later date.
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SQUIRM... May 7th @ 6:30pm

May 01, 2014
​Join our Primary students at their Giggly, Wiggly, Squiggly Musical -SQUIRM!
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School Vision Care

April 22, 2014
We are proud to announce that A School Vision Care Clinic is coming to our school this month This clinic will be offering every child that participates a complete comprehensive EYE Examination and a FREE pair of Prescription Glasses to all children in the program requiring glasses.    This is a generous...
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WELCOME TO KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION SESSION!

April 07, 2014
​All parents of students new to Munsch's junior and senior kindergarten programs are welcome to attend an informational evening set up to outline our programs.  Please join us at 6:30 on Wednesday May 14th in the gym.  Please bring your child.
Please note that individual classroom visits are now being...
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LOST AND FOUND

April 03, 2014
Lost and forgotten items are now on display in the foyer.  Many pairs of snow pants, sweaters, mitts and hats have been found.  Please stop in to look for any items you may be missing!
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AdDRESSing Dreams Campaign

March 29, 2014
​Do you have an old prom/grad dress collecting dust in your house?  We are collecting any gently used grad dresses to donate to the AdDRESSing Dreams Campaign .  Any dresses donated will be given to girls in grade 8 who might not otherwise have one, for their graduation this June. The...
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Pizza Day Change

March 25, 2014
​The S.C.C. would like to announce that we have a new pizza provider for our school pizza days.   We look forward to working with Panago.
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SciTech Lecture by Professor Michael Sefton

March 23, 2014
​Staff, family and friends are invited to attend the Durham District School Board's first free public lecture in its 2014 SciTech Lecture Series on Monday, March 31 at the Education Centre from 7:30 to 9:00 PM.  Professor Michael Sefton will speak on "Growing Spare Body Parts”.  Please refer to the two...
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Temporary Winter Lunch Schedule

March 18, 2014
​Temporary Changes to our Lunch Hour due to the weather are as follows: 11:50am-12:10am   Primary Students Eat in Classrooms & Junior & Intermediate Students Outside  
12:10pm-12:30pm   All students outside
12:30pm-12:50pm   Primary Students Outside & Junior & Intermediates eat in Classrooms
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Welcome to Our New Website

July 18, 2013
​This is the new face of our school website. Please take some time to explore the menu at the top.​

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Holiday Hope

November 25, 2018
RMPS will again be adopting 2 families in Durham as part of the CAS holiday program.  Attached is all the info.  This is a great way for children to help children at the holidays!  Thank you for your continued support RMPS! ​ Holiday Hope FDK-Gr. 3 family.pdf Holiday Hope...
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Parent Advanced Technology Nights

October 04, 2018
Parent Advanced Technology Nights will be starting in October for any parent/guardian of a student(s) with a  SEA device looking to explore software their child may be accessing this school year. The Whiby session is next week.  Check out the flyer attached for more info! Final Parent AT Night 2018-2019 (3).pdf...
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Munsch Spirit Days

September 24, 2018
​Please see the attached letter with all of our Spirit Days for the year.  2018 2019 SWAG Spirt DAYS.pdf
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SCC Nomination Forms

September 24, 2018
​Parents who are interested in being an SCC Officer (chair, vice-chair, treasurer, or secretary) or Parent/Guardian Voting Member are asked to complete the SCC Parent Declaration Form which is attached below.  Completed parent declaration forms are due in the Robert Munsch office by Thursday, September 27, 2018. Thank you!