Thunder News Flash – April 1, 2023

March 31, 2023
  • Walkathon

    Walkathon 2023 – May 5:  

    Our biggest fundraiser of the year, Walkathon 2023, is coming up on Friday, May 5!  It is a Superhero theme! Information packages, including pledge sheets and envelopes were sent home to each family this past week.  This year a large portion of the money we raise is going toward creating more outdoor learning and fun spaces at our school. 

    2 Ways to Collect Pledges: 

    • IN PERSON using the pledge sheet & envelope provided (cash or cheque accepted and tax receipts are issued for donations of $25 or more) 
    • ONLINE at, Mastercard and Amex accepted online and tax receipts are issued for donations of $25 or more) *Be sure to have them include the student’s name and grade in the notes of their donation.

    We will have some great prizes that can be won, which will be announced in the coming month.  If you would like to donate a prize, please contact Brandy Harris at  Thank you for your consideration!  

    More information on how you can volunteer for this fundraising event will be coming soon. 

    Together we can raise $25,000!  

  • Work Bee - April 1st

    The next Work Bee will take place at the school today – Saturday, April 1st from 9:00am – 2:00pm. This is a great way for parents to accumulate 5 hours towards their Parent Participation commitment.  Please bring gloves as well as any small, cordless gardening tools you are able to bring.  Your work around the school, both inside and outside, is much appreciated.

  • Track and Field

    Track and field starts this week for Grades 3-5.

    Typically, practices will be on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:45 – 4:00.  Dress for the weather and bring a labeled water bottle.  Please check the calendar regularly for updates.  Here is how the next few weeks will look:

    The week of April 3rd: Monday & Tuesday (no Thursday practice due to Holy Thursday)

    The week of April 10th: Tuesday & Thursday (no Monday practice due to Easter Monday)

    The week of April 17th: Monday & Tuesday (no Thursday practice due to student-led conferences)

  • St. Ann's Preschool

    St. Ann’s Preschool

    St Ann’s Preschool is now accepting Registration for the 2023-2024 school year. Pick up registration packages at St. Ann’s Parish Office, 33333 Mayfair Ave, Abbotsford .

                        4yr old classes                                                   3yr old classes

                        Mon/Wed/Fri                                                   Tues/Thurs 

                        9:00am – 12:00pm                                            9:00 – 11:30 am

                        Tuition: $195 per month                               Tuition: $165 per month


    If you would like a tour of the Preschool or more information please call JoAnn Nixon at 852 5602 ext 8

  • Next Early Dismissal Day - April 5th

    Our next early dismissal day for our monthly staff meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 5th.  As always, the students should bring a snack and lunch to school that day, and they will be dismissed at 12:55pm.

  • Holy Week

    Please join our school community as we prepare for Easter with some important Holy Week activities.   Join us in the church at 11:00 for Stations of the Cross on Thursday, April 6th.  Also, we would love as many parents as possible to join us for the Last Supper in our school gym, also on Holy Thursday, April 6th at 1:15.  And a reminder that there is no school on Good Friday, April 7th, or on Easter Monday, April 10th.  We wish you all a blessed Holy Week.

  • Thank you!

    A special thank you goes out to all of the parents who helped put in our new basketball hoops, court and new fencing.  Many hands make light work.  Your dedication is appreciated.

  • upcoming-events

  • Sports
    There are no upcoming events at this time.
  • Parent Participation Program

    Thank you for your support!