Silent Auction Ends TODAY!

Mon, Jun 25 8:23am

Hi Parents!   The following items have been donated to Ferris PAC and we are holding a silent auction for them.    1)  One Qwanoes weekend retreat for Juniors (9-11), Junior High (12-14) or Senior Hig ... [More]

SILENT AUCTION!

Wed, Jun 20 1:36pm

Hi Parents!   The following items have been donated to Ferris PAC and we are holding a silent auction for them.    1)  One Qwanoes weekend retreat for Juniors (9-11), Junior High (12-14) or Senior Hig ... [More]

Pizza and Snacks Available for sale on Sports Day!

Thu, Jun 14 12:32pm

Hi Parents!   For those of you planning to join the kids for Sports Day, there will be pizza and snacks available for sale during lunch.   Thanks, Ferris PAC

Raffle Winners

Wed, Jun 13 10:02am

Hi Parents!     Check this list to see if you or anyone you know won the raffle! (click on the attachment) http://ferris.sd38.bc.ca/parent-advisory-council/news/2018/05/05/2018-carnival-raffle   Thank ... [More]

Send us your Comments!

Wed, Jun 6 11:42pm

Hello Families,   Thank you to everyone who attended the Ferris Spring Fair! Please let us know what you thought, especially if you have any suggestions for next year! Send comments to Ferrispac@gmail ... [More]

Sports Day HOT LUNCH - June 8 order DEADLINE!

Tue, Jun 5 9:27am

Sports Day is June 15 - Last day to order is June 8!!   Lunch options are Subway and Booster Juice smoothies.   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/    thanks, Ferris PAC

Clarifying PAC Meeting

Mon, Jun 4 7:02pm

Hello Ferris families, I apologize, on behalf of the PAC exec committee, for the confusion surrounding dates for the PAC meetings this spring.  A decision was made to accommodate changes in schedule a ... [More]

Order now for Sports Day Hot lunch! June 8 last day to order!

Sat, Jun 2 11:55am

Sports Day is June 15 - Last day to order is June 8!!   Lunch options are Subway and Booster Juice smoothies.   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for al ... [More]

CANOPY TENTS NEEDED!

Wed, May 30 8:21am

Hi Parents!   If anyone has canopy tents we can use for the fair, please bring it to school around 1:30pm today.   Thank you so much for supporting the school! Ferris PAC

Return RAFFLE TICKETS!

Tue, May 29 9:49am

Hi Parents!  Please return raffle tickets to be eligible to win!  Cut-off to enter is 4:00 PM tomorrow (Wednesday) afternoon.   thank you! Ferris PAC

Order Carnival Food and Game Tickets now!

Tue, May 22 10:32am

Order your tickets for the fair now to avoid lines on May 30th! Each game, food item, or novelty cost 1~4 tickets. Food includes hot dogs, spring rolls, cotton candy, freezies, juice, water, chips, fr ... [More]

ProD this Friday and Early Dismissal next Tuesday!

Wed, May 16 9:30am

Hi Parents!  Reminders: Pro D this Friday - no school Monday May 21 -  Victoria Day - no school Tuesday May 22 -   Students will be dismissed at 2pm to allow teachers to attend an RTA Meeting.   Thank ... [More]

PAC Meeting is WEDNESDAY night..

Tue, May 8 1:27pm

Hi Parents!  The PAC meeting is tomorrrow, Wednesday night at 7pm.  (not tonight).   Sorry for the confusion!   thanks, Ferris PAC

PAC meeting tomorrow night at 7pm!

Mon, May 7 1:32pm

PAC--what is that?  PAC stands for the Parent Advisory Committee.   Who can come to the PAC?  Any parent/guardian of a Ferris student is already part of the Ferris PAC.  It's a great way to meet new p ... [More]

ORDER due TOMORROW for May 4 hot lunch!

Thu, Apr 26 8:57am

Don't forget to order your hot lunch for May 4th!     Last day to order is tomorrow!     Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days ... [More]

Staff Appreciation Lunch Today!

Fri, Apr 20 9:35am

Hi Parents!  Reminder that today is staff appreciation lunch day!     If you have a donation or food to bring, please try to get it there before lunch.   thank you for supporting the school and the te ... [More]

Order now for April 20th hot lunch!

Wed, Apr 4 9:31pm

Don't forget to order your hot lunch for April 20th!  It's BOOSTER JUICE!   Last day to order is April 13!     Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all ... [More]

Yard Sale ! Tables Still Available!

Wed, Apr 4 4:28pm

Hi Parents!    We still have tables available for the Yard Sale on April 14th.    If you are interested, reserve your table now!  To reserve, drop off your payment at school office.     Cost:  $10/tab ... [More]

Hot Lunch ordering for April/May open!

Thu, Mar 15 4:33pm

  April 20 and May 4 hot lunches are now open for ordering!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at the same time!   thanks ... [More]

PAC MEETING TONIGHT!

Wed, Mar 7 11:45am

Come join us at the PAC meeting  at 7:00 pm in the school staff room tonight!   PAC--what is that?  PAC stands for the Parent Advisory Committee.   Who can come to the PAC?  Any parent/guardian of a F ... [More]

Face Painting Workshop

Sun, Mar 4 4:22pm

Hi Parents!   We are going to have a face painting workshop at the school.  The instructors come from a group called "the Doodle Girls" (http://www.thedoodlegirls.com) . They did face painting for Ric ... [More]

ORDER NOW! New Pizza hot lunch date for March 9

Sat, Feb 24 9:15am

Due to popular demand, we just added a new hot lunch day for March 9! Last day to order is March 2!  Sorry for the late notice!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it e ... [More]

PAC Meeting TONIGHT!

Wed, Feb 7 10:16am

Come join us at the PAC meeting  at 7:00 pm in the school staff room tonight!   PAC--what is that?  PAC stands for the Parent Advisory Committee.   Who can come to the PAC?  Any parent/guardian of a F ... [More]

Next Hot Lunch order Due FEB 9!

Thu, Feb 1 11:31am

Hi Parents!   Last day to order for Feb 16  hot lunch is Feb 9!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at the same time!   th ... [More]

Do you have questions about Communicating Student Learning with e-Portfolios?

Tue, Jan 30 12:45pm

Join us tonight for a Parent  Information Evening. 6:30-8:00pm at MacNeill Secondary   Please see attachment.

PAC Meeting tomorrow - Wed night 7pm

Tue, Jan 9 2:41pm

Come join us for the first PAC meeting of the year at 7:00 pm in the school staff room tomorrow!   PAC--what is that?  PAC stands for the Parent Advisory Committee.   Who can come to the PAC?  Any par ... [More]

ORDER for NEXT HOT LUNCH NOW!

Wed, Dec 20 8:57am

Next hot lunch is January 19, 2018 (pizza) and February 16 (sushi).    The first week the kids are back in school is also the last week to order for Jan 19.  Order now so you don't forget!   Order thr ... [More]

GIFT CARD PICKUP

Mon, Dec 11 9:13am

Hi Parents!   If you purchased a gift card from the PAC and did not pick it up last Friday, please do so as soon as you can from the school office during business hours.   thank you for supporting the ... [More]

Order Subway Hot lunch by Friday!

Mon, Dec 4 9:34am

Hi Parents!   Last day to order for Dec 15 Subway hot lunch is this Friday!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at the sam ... [More]

PAC Meeting POTLUCK!

Sun, Dec 3 7:49pm

Hi Parents!     Come join us for a potluck and meet other parents!  The PAC will be starting with a potluck at 6pm on Wednesday, Dec 6.  The PAC meeting will start at 7pm.   Hope to see you there!   Ferris PAC

Gift Card Orders Due Tuesday

Thu, Nov 23 9:37pm

Hi Parents!   It's time to start planning for those Christmas presents and other gift card purchases this year!  If you were thinking about gift cards as presents, please consider purchasing them thro ... [More]

FREE viewing of "Most Likely To Succeed"

Mon, Nov 13 10:03am

Hi Parents!   Information below regarding a free viewing of "Most Likely To Succeed".  We hope a lot of you can go and watch this film. It will change how you view education. Most Likely to Succeed ex ... [More]

PAC Meeting tonight CANCELLED

Wed, Nov 8 4:13pm

HI Parents,   Apologies for the last minute cancellation.  Too many of our executives cannot attend tonight so we decided to cancel the meeting.   Looking forward to seeing all of you in the next one. ... [More]

Last day to order for Nov 17 Boston Pizza hot lunch is this Friday!

Wed, Nov 8 9:17am

Hi Parents!   Last day to order for Nov 17 Boston Pizza hot lunch is this Friday!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at t ... [More]

PAC Meetings moved to WEDNESDAYS

Mon, Nov 6 9:57am

Hi Parents,   It was decided during the last PAC meeting that we would move all future meetings to Wednesdays, but we forgot to change Konstella.   PAC meeting this week is on Wednesday 7-8pm (NOT Tue ... [More]

Food Safe Certificate

Wed, Oct 25 11:14am

Hi Parents!    We have received some interest in the food safe course.  However,  we forgot to mention an important thing:  We want to send parents who can commit to volunteer for most Fruit veggie da ... [More]

Interested in a Food Safe certificate?

Tue, Oct 24 9:16pm

Hi Parents!  Interested in a food safe course?  The Richmond District PAC is having a food safe certificate course and we can send two parents.     Please email  ferrispac@gmail.com if you are interes ... [More]

Hot lunch ordering open for Nov 17 and Dec 15!

Tue, Oct 24 9:06pm

Hi Parents!   You can now order hot lunches for Nov 17 (Boston Pizza) and Dec 15 (Subway)   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch d ... [More]

Last day to order for Oct 27 Vietnamese hot lunch is this Friday!

Wed, Oct 18 9:18am

Hi Parents!   Last day to order for October 27 Vietnamese hot lunch is this Friday!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at ... [More]

Babysitting Course

Fri, Oct 6 11:43am

Hi Parents!   We are going to offer a babysitting course on October 20, Friday at Ferris.  It is ProD day, so kids have no school that day.   Details: October 20, Friday The course starts at 8:30 and ... [More]

Friday - Last Day to Order Sushi Hot Lunch!

Tue, Oct 3 9:03pm

Hi Parents!   Last day to order for October 13's sushi day is this Friday, Oct 6!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at t ... [More]

Family Photo Day!

Mon, Oct 2 1:45pm

Hi Parents!   We still have time slots available for family photo day on Oct 5.   The following are available:  1:15, 2:30, 4:15 and 5:30    Please sign up at the office if you are interested!   Thank ... [More]

Welcome to another FERRIS school year!

Wed, Sep 13 3:43pm

Hi Parents!   The Ferris PAC (Parent Advisory Committee)  launched Konstella last year, a tool built specifically for parent committees to streamline communications and foster close-knit parent commun ... [More]

Spring Rolls?

Tue, Jun 13 1:34pm

Hi Parents!   If anyone knows a restaurant or vendor that can offer us spring rolls , Lumpia (Filipino spring rolls), or any other finger foods for a reasonable price or donate to us, please let us kn ... [More]

Sports Day volunteers Still Needed!

Tue, Jun 13 10:45am

Hi Parents!   We are still short of volunteers to distribute pizza to the classrooms, and working the food booths.  If you are already attending Sports Day, please consider volunteering!   thank you! Ferris PAC

Pre-order tickets for Spring Family Fair!

Tue, May 23 7:16pm

Hello Parents, The Spring Family Fair is this Thursday, May 25th. Please, pre-order game and food tickets by tomorrow morning on Munch a Lunch, so your child can receive their tickets in class and avo ... [More]

Can you Paint Faces?!

Mon, May 22 8:27pm

Hello Ferris Parents,   We had a youth group signed up to paint faces and decorate nails at our Thursday Family Fair--but they now have a final exam scheduled for that day and can't make it!   Can you ... [More]

Shade Canopies needed for Carnival

Mon, May 22 7:50pm

Hello Ferris Parents,   We are in need of two more shade canopies for the May 25th Family Fair this Thursday.  The school has one we can use to cover the food, but we need a couple more shade spots fo ... [More]

Pre-Order Carnival Food & Game Tickets

Thu, May 11 10:12pm

Munch a Lunch is now Open for pre-ordering Food and Game tickets for the Ferris Family Fair on May 25th, 3-5:30 pm. Tickets are $1 each or $10 for 11 tickets.  Pre-Oder and avoid ticket lines by click ... [More]

Family Photo NIght - time slots left

Mon, May 8 11:08pm

HI everyone!  We still have some photo night time slots available for May 11th (5:00, 5:15, 5:45, and 6:15)     Please sign up at the office if you are interested!   thanks, Ferris PAC

Parent Information Sessions at the Richmond Public Library

Mon, May 1 9:01pm

Hi Parents!   There is a final Parent Information Session for this school year on Thursday, May 4th from 4-5pm at the Brighouse branch of Richmond Public Library.  This session will discuss upcoming s ... [More]

Did you know? Konstella has a mobile app!

Wed, Apr 26 10:47pm

Have you downloaded the Konstella app yet?  If you haven't, you should!   It's a handy way to look up the Ferris PAC calendar, events, signups, and volunteer calls right from your phone!

Munch a Lunch ordering OPEN

Tue, Apr 25 3:30pm

Hi Parents!  Ordering is now open for the next few hot lunches - next one is May 5!   Order through http://www.munchalunch.com/schools/Ferris/  To make it easy - order for all future hot lunch days at ... [More]

Teacher Appreciation Lunch - Dish Signup!

Wed, Apr 12 11:03am

Hi Parents!     The PAC will be hosting a Teacher Appreciation Lunch on April 21st, Friday from 11:30am to 1pm.   We have many talented cooks among our parents and we need you to make this a truly mem ... [More]

Ferris Guides and Scouts--yard sale table!

Thu, Apr 6 11:11am

Hello Ferris Families,   PAC is sponsoring a table at our yard sale for any Ferris Girl Guides or Scouts who have cookies or other items to sell in support of their unit/troop.  We set up at 9:30, sal ... [More]

Sync the Konstella Calendar to your Google Calendar!

Wed, Mar 8 10:25am

Did you know? You could sync the Konstella calendar to your Google calendar so it's all in one place?   Just do the following: - Calender on the right hand menu - click on Sync to My Calendar on the t ... [More]

Grouse Mountain Holiday Family Membership Offer

Wed, Dec 7 2:00pm

Hi parents!  This is just a courtesy notice for a Grouse Mountain holiday offering.  This is not a PAC fundraiser.   Annual Family Memberships are $100 off until Jan 2nd. (Regular $279 on now for $179 ... [More]

Grouse Mountain Early Bird until Nov 13!

Tue, Nov 8 1:11pm

If you love winter sports don't forget to take advantage of The Grouse Mountain early bird package! It's a great deal for anyone who skis, snowboards, or snowshoes and you get 20% off private lessons ... [More]

New Playground Display at PAC meeting tonight!

Tue, Nov 8 12:54pm

Ferris Parents!   Tonight's PAC meeting will feature concept boards for a potential addition to our Ferris playground.  Please plan to attend tonight's meeting if at all possible--we need to be able t ... [More]

Konstella Terms of Use for Parents

Thu, Sep 15 4:47pm

This is a private site only for invited Ferris parents and teachers. The PAC is not responsible and will not be moderating any conversations that take place in this platform.  As part of this online p ... [More]