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Mustang Memo - June 14, 2024

Posted on: Jun 14 2024

A personal highlight for this week was our ongoing Pokémon tournament. It was such a treat to watch our students battle it out at lunch to see who will be the ultimate DCE Pokémon Battle Champion! We…

Mustang Memo - June 7, 2024

Posted on: Jun 7 2024

Despite the wind, it was a great day for track and field!  Thank you to Mr. Lobe, Ms. Kotronis and Ms. Pietsch for their incredible leadership in planning the track and field day for grades 3 to 6. It…

Mustang Memo - May 31, 2024

Posted on: May 31 2024

Today was Pancake Day! Delicious, fluffy and syrupy pancakes were devoured by our students all morning. We would like to thank our four dedicated parents who braved the wind to work the griddle this morning!…

Mustang Memo - May 24, 2024

Posted on: May 24 2024

DCE students are talented!  Today was our 6th annual DCE Speech Competition and it was incredible! We heard speeches about dragons, the dangers of vaping, the importance of being taught to read, and…

Mustang Memo - May 15, 2024

Posted on: May 15 2024

This week we were able to meet the families of our newest members of the Mustang herd - next year's kindergarten students. Thank you to all of the parents who joined us to learn all about what kindergarten…

Mustang Memo - May 10, 2024

Posted on: May 10 2024

Our Mustangs never stop impressing us! We are so proud of the Running Club who competed in the EIPS relays this week! Our Grade 5 boys team won a gold medal and our school placed second overall! Wow! …

Mustang Memo - May 2, 2024

Posted on: May 2 2024

We have much to celebrate this week! First of all, our DCE badminton team rocked the EIPS badminton tournament last weekend. We won gold and silver in girls and boys singles as well as mixed doubles.…

Mustang Memo - April 26, 2024

Posted on: Apr 26 2024

This week, the Grade 4 students demonstrated exceptional leadership skills as they hosted our Earthy Day assembly. They taught us all about ways we can reduce waste through recycling and re-using objects.…

Mustang Memo - April 19, 2024

Posted on: Apr 19 2024

Hey Mustang parents and guardians! We want to celebrate you! You are all invited to our Volunteer Appreciation Event on Monday, April 29, 2024 starting at 1 p.m. There will be light refreshments and a…

Mustang Memo - April 12, 2024

Posted on: Apr 12 2024

As part of the EIPS Young Authors' Conference, we were lucky to be selected to host a special talk with renowned author, David A. Robertson at our school today. Our Grade 6 students were able to listen…

Mustang Memo - April 5, 2024

Posted on: Apr 5 2024

After a nice break, we were back in the swing of things at DCE this week! We saw clubs bouncing back with a variety of student activities including Pokémon Club, D&D Club, Cute Things Club, Games Club,…

Mustang Memo - March 21, 2024

Posted on: Mar 21 2024

This week had several highlights starting with the Grade 5 DARE graduation. We we so impressed to have such a great turn out of parents, caregivers, and family to celebrate the learning that our students…

Mustang Memo - March 15, 2024

Posted on: Mar 15 2024

Today, as I was walking down the hallways, I was suddenly struck by an intense feeling of pride. I've always know that DCE is a special place, but today I saw so many acts of kindness, humanity and generosity…

Mustang Memo - March 8, 2024

Posted on: Mar 8 2024

What a great week to celebrate! Our Mustang Running Club sent six teams to compete in the Running Room Games. We cheered them on with a pep rally as they ran down the halls in their bright orange team…

Mustang Memo - March 1, 2024

Posted on: Mar 1 2024

Pink Shirts, acts of kindness and cute Grade 1 students singing - what an inspirational week to support bullying awareness and belonging at DCE! Students, staff and community wore our very own student-designed…

Mustang Memo - February 23, 2024

Posted on: Feb 23 2024

With Random Acts of Kindness taking place all week, we have continued on with our kindness focus at DCE. After all, it is one of our 4 core values and one of our school expectations! We see examples of…

Mustang Memo - February 16, 2024

Posted on: Feb 16 2024

Love and kindness was in the air all week! First of all we celebrated Valentine's Day with a dance party in gym which was organized by our incredible student leaders from the Leadership Club. We saw many…

Mustang Memo - February 8, 2024

Posted on: Feb 7 2024

Thank you to all of our parents who attended interviews this week! It was great to see families out with their children. We'd like to thank Mrs. Eng and her incredible parent volunteers who were hustling…

Mustang Memo - February 2, 2024

Posted on: Feb 2 2024

The fun at Davidson Creek continues as our grades 4-6 students enjoyed a nice day on the ski hill! We have had many fun events take place over the first half of the school year from Grade 4 Science Fairs…

Mustang Memo - January 26, 2024

Posted on: Jan 26 2024

This was a FUN week! We had two tasty popcorn days thanks to our incredible hot lunch parent volunteers! We also had two incredible assemblies led by our Grade 6 students. They taught us all about the…

Mustang Memo - January 19, 2024

Posted on: Jan 19 2024

Family Math Night is almost here! That's right! Our 2nd annual Family Math Night is coming on Thursday, January 25 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the school. What is it, you ask? Each grade level has picked…

Mustang Memo - January 12, 2024

Posted on: Jan 12 2024

Welcome back to school after a nice break! It was great to see all those smiley faces this week, even though it was a bit colder than we are used to. Thank you to all families for sending their children…

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Mustang Memo - December 22, 2023

Posted on: Dec 22 2023

What a week! There were all kinds of holiday shenanigans happening from snowball fights and wrap the teacher to guess the Christmas carol contest. We had daily visits from our DCE holiday friends, Carl…

Mustang Memo - December 15, 2023

Posted on: Dec 15 2023

This week we were treated to a festive delight during our two evenings of well-attended Christmas Concerts. The students impressed us with singing, dancing and some great puns! From the rock n' roll snowman…

Mustang Memo - December 8, 2023

Posted on: Dec 8 2023

This week visits from a special guest at our school: Cool Christmas Carl. Who is Cool Christmas Carl? He's a small fluffy cow who is hiding in classrooms with a holiday book and some candy canes. Each…

Mustang Memo - December 1, 2023

Posted on: Dec 1 2023

This week has been full of sporty fun! Our Grade 6 students have been practicing hard for our DCE volleyball tournament taking place tomorrow. In order to show that they are in tip top shape, different…

Mustang Memo - November 24, 2023

Posted on: Nov 24 2023

Today we ended off our busy week with a special Earth Rangers assembly. As the lucky recipients of a free assembly, our grades 2-5 students learned about how to be ecologically responsible citizens as…

Mustang Memo - November 17, 2023

Posted on: Nov 17 2023

We were lucky to have some great discussions around the topic of bullying this week as part of Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week. Our counselors, Mrs. Bashaw and Ms. Mitchell, shared this resource…

Mustang Memo - November 3, 2023

Posted on: Nov 3 2023

Today we were treated to an incredible Remembrance Day Ceremony by our Grade 2 students. They modelled respect as they stood quietly on the risers at the front of the gym. They sang a beautiful song about…

Mustang Memo - October 27, 2023

Posted on: Oct 27 2023

My favourite part of this week was our student demonstration of learning! Over the two nights, students came to school and spent a half hour showing their parents their math, language arts, science and…

Mustang Memo - October 20, 2023

Posted on: Oct 20 2023

It was another incredible week at Davidson Creek! This week, our school had the opportunity to use the Giant Turtle Island floor map. This is just as it sounds - a GIANT map that is spread out over half…

Mustang Memo - October 13, 2023

Posted on: Oct 13 2023

Another busy week full of fun learning opportunities. This week we saw a Grade 3 classes buddying up with our kindergarten class for some fun learning. Watching our older students mentor our youngest…

Davidson Creek Elementary Spirit Wear

Posted on: Oct 12 2023

DCE Spirit Wear Ordering

Mustang Memo - October 5, 2023

Posted on: Oct 5 2023

What a great evening! We were so happy to have so many families join us for our first ever Family Literacy Night! We hope that you enjoyed all of the carefully crafted sessions set up by our talented…

Mustang Memo - September 29, 2023

Posted on: Sep 29 2023

This week we had a chance to reflect on how we can all contribute to acts of Truth and Reconciliation as a part of Orange Shirt Day. We learned about the origins of Orange Shirt Day and residential schools…

Mustang Memo - September 22, 2023

Posted on: Sep 22 2023

What a day! We had an incredible first assembly of the year to kick off our Terry Fox Run/Walk. Thank you to our incredible Grade 5 students who led the assembly with the support of the Grade 5 teacher…

Mustang Memo - September 15, 2023

Posted on: Sep 15 2023

Today was Dot Day which is an international celebration of creativity, courage and collaboration. Students were decked out in dot-themed clothing and participated in a variety of dot-related activities. …

Mustang Memo - September 8, 2023

Posted on: Sep 8 2023

We cannot believe how successful the start up of the year has been! Everyone has been patient, kind and friendly! We are glad to have students back in class and settling nicely into their routines. As…

Mustang Memo - September 1, 2023

Posted on: Sep 1 2023

Hello Mustangs! With two full days under our belt, things are running smoothly here at Davidson Creek. Thank you all of our families who dropped by for our Meet the Staff event on August 30. The halls…