What's Happening at École Publique Rideau Public School!


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Students, families, staff and the broader community are being asked to provide suggestions for the new school which will bring together students from the former Queen Elizabeth Collegiate & Vocational Institute (QECVI) and Kingston Collegiate & Vocational Institute (KCVI). The deadline for submissions is October 13. Click here to submit your suggestion.


School Council Updates:

Wednesday, October 11, 6:30-8:00pm – Next Meeting.  Everyone is welcome to attend.  Childcare is provided.  Held in the RPS Staff Room.

Boo Bash – Back by popular demand, School Council is once again running the Boo Bash, October 25 and 26, 6 - 8 p.m. Wear your costume and come enjoy games, crafts and treats! $3 per person or $10 max per family.  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please choose one night, whichever works best for your family.  It's going to be SPOOKTACULAR!
Fresh From the Farm – School Council is once again this year offering our Fresh from the Farm Fundraiser.  Next Meeting.  You can order a bundle of mixed vegetables or apples from local Ontario farms, and support Rideau in the process.  Orders are due October 5 - order forms went home with students or can be downloaded from the Newsletters tab at right.
QSP Magazine Fundraiser – Our annual QSP magazine fundraiser is now under way!  Families can order magazines at great discounts, and many other items from the QSP website.  Order online at www.qsp.ca using group id 3726080, or send orders in to the school by October 11.  Thanks for your support!   
Website construction
The Limestone District School Board is preparing to launch new websites for all schools in the District.  Until the new website is live, our webpage may contain some old or out-of-date info.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  Please call the school at (613) 546-5901 for current information.

Kindergarten 2017

If your child will turn 4 in 2017, they are ready for Junior Kindergarten, beginning in September.  Our kindergarten registration will begin in February.  You can pick up a registration package at the office. For more information about kindergarten, or to download a registration form, visit http://www.limestone.on.ca/Programs/Kindergarten_Early_Learning/

You can register your child for English or French Immersion at any time.  Please note our summer office hours above