School News

Character Pumpkins

It's that time of year again for students who wish to participate in designing their favourite 'character' pumpkin. Students decorate and display their pumpkin as a character from a book... Read more

Clifford Visits EVE Library

A BIG thank you to Kyle, Indigo Chapters storyteller extraordinaire and his good friend, Clifford the big red dog for visiting our library this morning and reading to our kindergarten,... Read more

Owl Presentation in Div. 8

Grade 1 students in Mrs. Kennell's class had a great learning experience this morning. Renee from Swan Lake did a presentation on 'Owls'; Great Gray Owl, Great Horned Owl, Barn... Read more

Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day was inspired by Phyllis Jack Webstand, a Stswecem'c Xgat'tem First Nation elder in Williams Lake, B.C. and by her first day at residential school in 1973, when... Read more

Tree Service

Bartlett Tree Service was summoned to our school yesterday to cut down and remove a broken and dangerous branch precariously hanging on in our Naturescape after the weekend wind storm.... Read more

Thank You Storm, Xavier & Joseph

We are very thankful to Storm and Joseph for the amazing food that was prepared and set up for staff in our staffroom. This most generous and delicious gift is... Read more

Roving Reporters – Friendship February

Do you know what is in February? Well there is Valentine’s Day, Family day, anti-bullying day and it is also Friendship month. “What is Friendship month?” you may ask yourself.... Read more

Roving Reporters – Knitting Club

Mrs. MacDonald and Mrs. Callander have started a Knitting Club for any grade 4 and 5 students interested in knitting, finger crocheting and finger knitting. The KC meets in the... Read more

Toonie Drive for Rene

Oaklands Elementary School 2827 Belmont Avenue       Victoria, BC  V8R 4B2 phone 250-595-2444 website https://oaklands.sd61.bc.ca/ Hello Community Members, Subject: Toonie Drive for Rene Although you would not know it to look at Rene, as he is... Read more

Roving Reporters – School Olympics

In the next couple weeks we are going to begin the Eagle View Olympics. The actual Olympics are being held in Sochi, Russia starting on February 7th, 2014.  Ms. Wade,... Read more

Stand Up & Swim Meet

The Swim Meet at Commonwealth Pool on Saturday, January 25 went very well. The pool was a buzz of activity with approximately 150 students from thirteen schools participating in the... Read more

Inuit Artist, Sandra Reilly

It has been a real treat having Inuit Artist, Sandra Reilly in our school this week sharing her culture with students and staff. Originally from Labrador, Sandra spent many years... Read more

Ready Set Learn

Eagle View will be hosting our annual Ready, Set, Learn event on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm.  This wonderful event is for parents and their preschool... Read more

Roving Reporters – Mark Trail

Div 1 Mark Trail Comic Writing December 12, 2013 KallenMegan This week we interviewed Brennan, a grade 5 student from Mrs. MacDonald’s class. Brennan said they have been working on a comic strip... Read more

Roving Reporters

Roving Reporters is a new initiative we started this week. Grade 5 students will have an opportunity to be reporters; interview their school mates, take notes, draft and publish their... Read more

Leaf Mulch Day – Monday, November 18

Thanks to our Naturescape Committee's diligent work we had a Saanich Disposal truck deliver a truckload of leaf mulch  which will be used to enrich the soil in our wooded... Read more

Christmas Performance

On Thursday, December 19 we will be having two performances; one in the afternoon at 1:15 p.m. and an evening performance at 6:30 p.m.  Two tickets per family for the... Read more

Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Comer !!

Congratulations on the birth of your daughter, Makayla Gray Comer last Friday, October 4th. Makayla made her debut at approximately  4:00 p.m. Friday afternoon nine days early and  weighed in... Read more

Terry Fox Walk/Run

Our annual Terry Fox Walk/Run the afternoon of Thursday, September 5 was enjoyed by students, staff and parents. The weather was spectacular as was participation for this worthy cause. As... Read more

Pancake Breakfast

A super pancake breakfast was enjoyed by all today! Many thanks to Alyssa Byrne for organizing, Joseph Lake for a ton of pancake making, parent helpers and VRFD for helping... Read more

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