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Stress / Anxiety Program for Students

The Leader in Me Flyer Gr 7 The Leader in Me is a program to help students prepare to transition into a new school environment. Please see the attached flyer for information.  

Another School Year Comes to an End

The Empire school year has come to an end once again.  The Empire community, made up of parents, students and staff, remains our strong foundation.  I am often surprised at the number of parents who tell me they attended Empire.  Some grandparents are alumni too!  Many former students have told wonderful stories about their Empire school […]

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Mrs. Black’s Last Pizza Day!

Mrs. Black, one of our amazing secretaries, will be retiring at the end of this school year.  She has been a secretary at Empire for about 7 years.  However, Cheryl Black has had a much longer relationship with Empire!  Both of her children attended school here and she was an office and classroom volunteer!  We will […]

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WRDSB Lowers Flags for Orlando

We are all saddened by the tragic events that took place this past weekend in Orlando, Florida. To show support for all those affected, including our LGBTQ students and staff, families and allies, we will be lowering our flags at our schools and Education Centre, until the end of the day on June 17.

Categories: Broadcast-Elementary · Broadcast-Secondary · Schools

Help the Bees Please!

Hey Empire! Did you know 44% of ALL bees have died in 2015-2016, which is around 1,000,000,000 bees!?! Without the bees, plants and crops won’t be pollinated and a third of our food will be gone! Forget all those bee stings you’ve gotten in the past! Do you still want honey, apples, pears, oranges, bread, […]

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Tomorrow is the Empire End of Year Celebration!

One day until the Year End Celebration! Tomorrow is our Year End Celebration, please note the updated times 5-7:30. All are welcome in the community, past, present and future Empire students. Bring your appetite, there will be food trucks, a DJ playing music, tumble bus and cake raffle. Bring blankets, chairs and outdoor toys! See […]

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End of Year Celebration June 14th

Cake Raffle At the End Of The Year Celebration on Tuesday June 14th, the Me To We Club will be hosting a cake raffle. All the money that we raise will go to children in need of an education. The tickets will be sold for 2$ each and 5$ for 3 tickets. This activity will […]

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Have your say in the 2016-17 School Year Budget!

How can you give input? Appear as a delegation at the June 15, 2016, Special Committee of the Whole Meeting. If you would like to appear as a delegation, you must register with the Manager of Corporate Services by noon on Thursday, June 9, 2016. More information on delegation procedures and how to register is […]

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Categories: Board · Broadcast · Schools

School Council Meeting – June 8, 2016

Last School Council Meeting for the Year – Wednesday June 8, 2016, 7 pm in the school library All parents and guardians are invited to attend the school council’s monthly meetings.  We encourage all long-time, and brand new Empire families to attend these useful meeting.  The meetings are typically 1-2 hours.  You do not have […]

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Boston Pizza Night – tonight!!

Tonight is the Boston Pizza Community night. Enjoy having dinner prepared for you! We look forward to seeing everyone between 5-8. Dine in, takeout, and delivery included. Be sure to mention you are with Empire to ensure we get 10% of the sale.

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