People Care
People Care

We’ve had some late nights around the PAC table in the last couple of months getting ready for our Walk In The Park.¬†Fundraising isn’t fun, but fundraisers can be!

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Bakers Needed!
Bakers Needed!

The K-4 Winter Concert is fast approaching and we need baking! Your General Vanier PAC is organizing another bake sale for the night of the Winter Concert and we are asking parents and staff to donate baked goods. All baking must me dropped off...

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A Big Thanks
A Big Thanks

We arrived at the Plant Sale pickup and found this amazing card waiting us. Inside we discovered thank-you letters from some of the kids and reading through them reminded me once again why we work so hard for the school, our kids, and our...

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Positions Available
Positions Available

Kindergarten info night is tonight and I want to take this time to reach out to all those potential PAC members who may have some interest in joining. We will see a big shift in membership next year as we lose some key members. Big shoes to fill...

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Winter Is Coming
Winter Is Coming

Sorry, I just finished the last season of Game Of Thrones and yes…”winter is coming”! Summer holidays are over and it’s time to get back into school mode. It will be another exciting year for our PAC and I am looking...

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Mental Illness Info Night
Mental Illness Info Night

For all General Vanier families… On Tuesday June 6th, 2017, Windsor Park Collegiate will be hosting a second information evening on mental illness facilitated by Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba. Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba...

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Calling All Parents
Calling All Parents

Another incredible year is winding down at General Vanier School and your GV Parent Advisory Council is looking to recruit! Are you looking for a way to become more involved in your child’s school year? Got some great fundraising ideas for...

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Our Dream Playground
Our Dream Playground

Playgrounds have come a long way since I was just a lad. I remember being content playing in a tree beside my neighbours house. It was a cool tree though that wrapped around the house and you could sneak in behind it and not ever be seen from the...

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Family Fun Night
Family Fun Night

Come one come all to our Family Fun Night on September 30, 2016 between 5:30 and 8:00PM. This will be our first fundraiser of the year for our Playground Enhancement Committee. It will be a carnival atmosphere complete with hot dogs and mini...

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The F-Word
The F-Word

Yes I know…nobody likes to hear the F-Word but as school starts up again this year we wouldn’t be doing our job as a PAC if we weren’t thinking about FUNDRAISING already! There I said it. Last school year this community raised...

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Communal Thanks
Communal Thanks

This morning at 8am we sat in the van outside of the school listening to the QX104 waiting for our phones to ring. Our 7 year old in the back seat pacing and repeating “when are they going to announce it? I can’t wait to tell my...

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