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Welcome to the new 2018/19 school year!

We hope you had a safe and relaxing summer. Below are links to some useful documents to help you plan and prepare for the 2018/19 school year. If you have any questions please contact the school at 604.467.4444.

The school will be open during the summer from 8:30am to 4:00pm. For uniform shop hours and information please see the information below.

Schedules


Forms

Is your child joining Kindergarten this year?

Please download and complete the Getting to Know Kindergarten Families form which will help our Kindergarten teachers get to know your family. Please bring the completed form, along with an attached family photo, on your first day of classes.


Calendar


New Family Orientation
Thursday, August 30


First Day of Classes
Tuesday, September 4


Welcome Back Fair
Saturday, September 8


Uniforms

Meadowridge Uniform Shop Information

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Contact Information
Karen Warner at 604.476.3043 uniforms@meadowridge.bc.ca

If you need an appointment outside of normal hours please contact Karen to book.

Summer Walk-In Hours
General Hours: Monday to Friday 10:00am to 3:00pm (excluding statutory holidays)

For updated hours please see the Uniform Shop Hours Calendar.

Fittings & New Family Appointments
If you require a fitting or assistance with your uniform purchases please make an appointment using the link below. If you require more time or have more than one child for a fitting please book two appointment side-by-side.


Gryhpon's Emporium Used Uniform Shop Information

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Contact Information
Meadowridge Parent Guild
gryphons.emporium@meadowridge.bc.ca

If you need an appointment outside of normal hours please send an email.


Supplies

Where to buy required reading?

Grade 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, & 12 Purchase Options

All novels required for reading in Grades 6 to 10 may be purchased through the Canadian School Book Exchange (CSBE) or another book supplier of your choice.

All Grade 11 and 12 textbooks can be purchased through the CSBE and lists of required texts are listed on the website linked below. These textbooks are not available in Kognity Digital Texts. Any book noted as required must be purchased as listed in CSBE, even if you decide on the digital editions.

Meadowridge Canadian School Book Exchange Site

CSBE offers a program to sell your used novels and textbooks. Please click here for more information.


MYP & DP Summer Reading Lists

Grades 6 & 7

Grades 6 & 7 Summer Reading

Land of Stories series, Chris Colfer

Scythe, Neal Shusterman

The Lie Tree, Frances Hardinge

A World Without You, Beth Revis

Under Rose-Tainted Skies, by Louise Gornall

The Bone Witch, Rin Chupeco

A Psalm for Lost Girls, Katie Bayerl

Wires and Nerve: Volume 1, Marissa Meyer

Heartless, Marissa Meyer

Girl Code: Gaming, Going Viral and Getting it Done, Andrea Gonzales

Steelheart, Brandon Sanderson

Artemis Fowl series, Eoin Colfer

Silverwing, Kenneth Oppel

Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling

The Warrior series, Erin Hunter

The Sight, David Clement Davies

The Guests of War trilogy, Kit Pearson

Walk Two Moons, Sharon Creech

Inkheart, Cornelia Funke

Holes, Louis Sachar

His Dark Materials, Phillip Pullman

Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, Rick Riordan

39 Clues series, A variety of authors: Rick Riordan, Gordon Korman, Peter Lerangis, Jude Watson, Patrick Carman, Linda Sue

Park, Margaret Peterson Haddix, Roland Smith, and David Baldacci

Awake and Dreaming, Kit Pearson

The Prince and the Dressmaker, Jen Wang

For Every One, Jason Reynolds












Grades 8, 9, & 10

Grades 8, 9, & 10 Summer Reading

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Ann Brashares

His Dark Materials Trilogy, by Phillip Pullman

The Notebook, Nicholas Sparks

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain

Your Time, My Time, Ann Walsh

Geeks: How Two Boys Rode the Internet out of Idaho, Jon Katz

Esperanza Rising, Pam Munoz Ryan

Insurgent and Divergent, Veronica Roth

The Mortal Instruments series, Cassandra Clare

The Timekeeper, Mitch Albom

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Jamie Ford

Paper Towns, John Green

The Mortal Instruments series, Cassandra Clare

Grades 11 & 12

Grades 11 & 12 Summer Reading

Memoirs of a Geisha, Arthur Golden

My Name is Asher Lev, Chaim Potok

Two Solitudes and/or Barometer Rising, Hugh MacLennan

The Innocent Man, John Grisham

An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore

19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East, Naomi Shihab Nye

Room, Emma Donoghue

Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen

Oryx and Crake, Margaret Atwood

Interred with Their Bones, Jennifer Carrell

Game of Thrones Series, George, Martin R.R.

An Abundance of Katherines, John Green