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School Day

School Schedule

Junior and Senior Kindergarten classes start at 8:20 am and end at 3:15 pm. Grades 1 to 6 classes start at 8:20 am end at 3:30 pm.

 

Prayers

Prayers brings our community together three times per week. It is a time when all Junior School students, faculty and staff gather to affirm our shared values, honour our Anglican roots and develop an understanding of our place in the world. We welcome our families to join us.

 

Lunch

All Junior School students are required to remain at school for lunch. Children should bring nutritious snacks and a litterless lunch.

There is also a hot /cold lunch program available for a fee. The Junior School lunch program provider is Rose Reisman Catering. Rose Reisman has been labeled the “Nutrition Guru of Canada” for over 25 years. As a nutritionist, TV personality, cookbook author and Adjunct Professor of Health at York University, she is changing the way Canadians eat and live. Now she is bringing her expertise to elementary schools. Featuring flexible portion sizes designed for all ages and appetites, a focus on freshly prepared, healthy menus and easy on line ordering, we are confident that she will offer a great option to busy families.

Learn more or place an order.

 

Outdoor Learning and Play

Both classroom learning and outdoor play are facilitated and supervised within steps of the Junior School building in the Outdoor Learning PlaySpace, Outdoor Classroom, Lisa Hardie Woodland Trail, the Burke Brook, Junior School Playground and sports field.

 

GatorCare

The Junior School offers a before and after school program to supports parents whose schedules require them to drop off their children early and/or pick up late. The program provides a centre where children are assured of a positive and safe group experience. Students are provided refreshments and supervised for homework, reading, computer time, organized games, drama, crafts and outdoor play. There is an additional fee for GatorCare.

 

Uniforms

Students wear the Havergal uniform with pride. While in uniform, Havergal students distinguish themselves in intellectual, athletic and artistic achievement, in service to others and in leadership to the Havergal College community.