Mar 06

Health and Wellness for Children, Youth and Families

A free public event for Parents, Caregivers, Service Providers and Educators.

Tuesday March 24, 2015

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Hillcrest High School

1900 Dauphin Road

The sessions:

  • Teenage behaviour and the developing brain. ( Dr. Simone Kortstee)
  • Mood and anxiety in children and youth: When is it a problem and what to do (Dr. Phil Ritchie)
  • Concussions 101 (Dr. Peter Anderson)
  • Understanding the childhood brain: How to help your child thrive (Dr. Anne-Lise Holahan)
  • Fostering positive body image and attitudes toward healthy active learning (Dr. Corien Peeters and Dr. Laurie Clark)

After a brief introduction, participants will have an opportunity to attend two of the sessions listed above.  Each session will run twice.  Once from 7-7:45pm and once from 8-8:45pm.

To register please go to:








Mar 04

NEW: Student Absence Email Account

Glen Cairn Public School now has a student absence email account.  If your child will be absent from school, you can:

Email the school at:


Call the absence line at: 613-836-6453

Feb 10


Reminder of the upcoming PA Day – Friday, February 13 and stat holiday, Family Day – Monday, February 16 – no school on both days.

Feb 03

Glen Cairn Bell Time Change for 2015-16

Bell Time Change 2015 -2016

Feb 03

Quiznos hot lunches moved from Feb 18th to Feb 17th


The Quiznos hot lunch scheduled for Wed. Feb 18th has been moved to Tues. Feb 17th due to the Winter Activity Day fieldtrip at Pakenham Ski Hill.

Feb 03

Stand Up, Speak Out March Break Theatre Camp

Stand Up, Speak Out March Break Theatre Camp

Cost: FREE

Dates: March 16-20, 2015

Time: 9:30am-3:30pm

Location: 440 Albert Street, Room C304

Participants: Ages 13-16, trans/queer friendly, identified, or from trans/queer families & Branch Out Theatre are partnering up to run Stand Up, Speak Out, a unique March Break Camp that brings together theatre and social justice. Participants will develop a new interactive theatre production that challenges bullying, homophobia, and transphobia, all while learning new theatre skills, building self-confidence, and making new friends. No previous theatre experience is necessary.


Thursday February 15th, 2015

To register, fill out the online form at

or email Naomi at

Jan 29

2015 Spirit and Grad Wear

2015 Grad Wear 2015 Grad Wear

Jan 28

CHEO Pamphlet: Info on Mental Health Services

click on the link for information – Waiting for MH services

Jan 27

Kids and Mental Health

Kids and Mental Health

Jan 26

We HAVE Power

Hello Glen Cairn PS Families,

Glen Cairn PS has power this am (and HEAT!). We are open for business as usual. See you shortly,

Shannon Smith

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