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Buzz April 19, 2021

FREE Parking Space!

Would you like to always have a spot for your vehicle in our school parking lot? This is your chance! Join us for our online evening event this Saturday, April 24 to enter your name in our FREE giveaway of one of our reserved parking spots.

This giveaway will kick-off the event, so make sure you log on by 6:30 PM and then stick around for a choose-your-own-adventure experience around the school that features a special guest appearance from Brian Doerksen!

Get the webinar Zoom link here:

Evening Event Zoom Link »

Can’t Make it on April 24?

If you can’t join us for our evening event on April 24, will you consider contributing to the evening by making a donation through our Buy-a-School Gift Guide? All donations are eligible for a 2022 tax receipt and will help us build a school right here in our own backyard!

Find out what you can donate towards our new classrooms and high school gymnasium here:

Buy-a-School Gift Guide »

 

 


New Auction Items


Last Friday, we released a slate of new auction items (including a 4-night stay at a brand new BC coastal vacation home). You can check it out and get in the bidding game here: Online Silent Auction »

By using the above link, you can enter our auction by clicking on the ‘click here’ button in the grey box at the bottom of the page.


Thank You to our Silent Auction Donors!

Business Donors

Alouette Blooms
Alyson Westra of Sweet Caroline Creative
Aysia Braaksma Photography
Brandee McWhinney of Canadian Mortgage Experts
Brow Babe
Canadian Tire
Capture Photography
The Create Shop
EchoClean (of V.I.P. Soap Products Ltd.)
Dr. Ed & Nancy Auersperg of Chameleon
Gabby Torrens of Rustic Readables
Grass Greetings
Greg Janz Realty
Hale’s End Farms
Haney Home Hardware
Jackie Versfelt of Jackie’s Jewellery
Jim Brompton Photography
Lash Freak
Lordco
Luke Bandringa of WoodKnot Customs
Maple Ridge Christian School
MaryAnna Robbins Yoga
Meadow Gardens Golf Club
The Naked Truth
Pitt Meadows Cycle
Praise 106.5
Rilak Revolution
Ruth Kroeker of Ruth’s Tupperware
Sour Apple Beauty Bar
Suzie Hartford Art
Terry Aiello (Norwex Consultant)
Village Botanicals
Western Canoe and Kayak (Abbotsford)
Wild Play (Maple Ridge)

Private Donors

David & Donna Riley
Delia Puchalski
Dorlyn & Carol Evancic
Evangelista Family
Graham Coates
Heidi Ferriman
Jackie Darby
Jerry Vos
Kevin & Stacy Sowerby
Lana Maki
Linda & Shannon Hincks
Mark & Stephanie Carroll
Marsha Severyn
Monet Lamphere
Nate & Sara Searle
Quentin Flokstra
Rachel Chandler
Roger & Heather Drew
Steve Grose
Victor Harrison

Silent Auction »


Grad Capstone Presentations

The graduating class of 2021 will share their Graduation Capstone presentations beginning this week. These presentations are an important opportunity for the graduates to share their educational journeys and growth throughout their time at MRCS.

Due to privacy reasons, the presentations will be shared in a series of invite-only Zoom sessions from 6:00 to 9:00 PM on April 20, 22, 25, and 27. If you would like to support a particular grad in the sharing of their story, please contact the grad and ask them for the Zoom link to attend their presentation. We appreciate your support of our grads!



April 10-24 – Online auction
April 20, 22, 25, and 27 – Graduate Capstone Presentations, 6:00-9:00 PM
April 23 – High School Report Cards
April 24 – Zoom Dinner and Auction Evening Event (“Doors open” at 6:00 PM, event starts at 6:30 PM)
May 3 – ProD Day (NO SCHOOL Pre-K-Grade 12)
May 26 – Spring General Meeting (Over Zoom at 7:00 PM)


High School

Monday
Gr 8 Co-ed Badminton, 3:00-4:30 PM

Tuesday
E-Sports, Tuesday, 3:00-4:00 PM – Practice
Jr/Sr Co-ed Ultimate practice, 3:30-4:30 PM

Wednesday
Gr 8 Co-ed Badminton, 3:00-4:30 PM

Thursday
E-Sports, 3:00-4:00 PM
Jr/Sr Co-ed Ultimate practice, 3:15-4:30 PM


Summer Camp Registration is Open

If you would like to send your child(ren) to our MRCS Summer Camp, registration is now open! The camp runs over two weeks (July 12-23) and features daily “Around the World” themes. Children can participate for one or both weeks to experience a new adventure every day.

Space is limited due to health and safety protocols, so please reserve your space as soon as possible.

To find out more and register, please visit: MRCS Summer Camp »

If you have any questions, please contact Monet Lamphere at m.lamphere@mrcs.ca.


Text the School!

There’s a new way to let the office know about an absence or student being late! You can now text attendance info to the school office at 672.513.7633.

Please note that this is a TEXT-ONLY phone number and calls will not be accepted. If you would like to call the office, please continue to use 604.465.4442.


Parent Update Centre

The Parent Update Centre is your one-stop online resource for school information. Check it out to find:

Parent Update Center »


Wacky Wednesday

The kindergarteners were rocking the Wacky Wednesday craziness in their classroom last week!

You know what else is wacky? Some of the descriptions in the Buy-a-School Gift Guide. You should check it out and donate an item to our building project! Visit here: Buy-a-School »


Congratulations to our Grads!

These Grade 12 students have been accepted to the following post-secondary institutions.
Taeryn B. – Trinity Western University
Emalie W. – Trinity Western University, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, University of Fraser Valley
CY H. – Trinity Western University, Simon Fraser University, University of BC
Ethan W. – University of Toronto
Jasmine K. – University of Fraser Valley
Emily Z. – Simon Fraser University
Lucas L. – Trinity Western University
Connie C. –  Ontario CAD University, Ryerson University, University of Toronto