News & Events

May 13, 2024

Parent Bulletin – May 13, 2024

If you are moving …

Please email or call the office to let us know if your family is moving and your child is not attending QE next year. Phone: 604-517-6080 or email:

Sports Day

Sports Day will be Friday, June 7th at Ryall Park. Families are welcome to join in the fun!

9:10 – 10:15 – Kindergarten and Grade 1 stations at Ryall Park

10:55 – 12:00 – Grade 2 – 4 stations at Ryall Park

1:00 – 2:10 – Grade 2 – 4 continue with stations at Ryall Park

2:10 – 2:30 – Tug-of-war (Grade 4)

Spirit Day

May 17 is Silly/Mismatch/Pattern Day! Students and staff can show their school spirit by wearing all things silly! Some ideas include: inside out, backwards, mismatched prints and patterns. Have fun, be silly and be creative!

Welcome to Kindergarten – Wednesday, May 15th

Our Welcome to Kindergarten event will be held on May 15th. We are looking forward to meeting our new families and students!

Bike to School Week

Our school is participating in Bike to School Week this year from June 3-7. Students are encouraged to choose active modes of travel to get to and from school throughout the week.  Active travel includes biking, walking, scootering, skateboarding, and using other mobility devices to get to school. We look forward to seeing as many students as possible walking and rolling to school! Please click here for a map showing recommended routes to get to school.


Upcoming Hot Lunch Dates

Munch a Lunch Hot Lunch (ordering through Munch a Lunch)

  • May 17 – Subway (ordering closed)
  • June 14White Spot (ordering not available until end of May)

Pizza Hot Lunch (ordering through School Cash On-Line)

  • June 17


Hyack Football is excited to have received a grant to come to New West schools and teach students the fun and exciting game of football. The focus of the school visits will be on the fundamental movement skills of throwing, catching, and invasion. This program is for Grades 2-4 and will take place outside.

May 22, 24, 30 and 31


Calendar and Events

May 15 – Welcome to Kindergarten

May 17 – Spirit Day – Silly/Mismatch/Pattern Day

May 20 – Victoria Day – school closed

May 21 – Professional Development Day – no school for students

May 23 – PAC Meeting

June 3-7 – Bike to School Week

June 7 – Sports Day – Ryall Park

June 13 – Grade 4 Leaving Ceremonies

June 13 – Grade 4 Water Park and Pizza Lunch for Gr. 4s (PAC sponsored)

June 25 – Fire Truck Day (afternoon)

June 27 – Students last day – Dismissal 2:00pm