Henderson Elementary School
The little school with the Big Heart
StrongStart Program

 

--FREE PROGRAM-- The ​Parent-Child Mother Goose Program focuses on the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs and stories to give children engaging early experiences with language and communication.  All sessions listed take place on Thursday between 9am and 10am in the StrongStart room at Westview Elementary. PROGRAM #1: all welcome- parents with children 0-5 years (January 18 and March 8, 2016); PROGRAM #2: for parents with children 1.5 to 3.5 years (6 sessions: January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1)
NEW: Grandparents interested in learning rhymes, songs and stories to share with their young grandchildren are welcome to join the session (no grandchildren required to attend) 
TO REGISTER: email rita.john@sd47.bc.ca or call (604) 485-6271 ext 2244; please provide the following information: your name, your child's name and birthdate, your email address and telephone number.  

​StrongStart Centres and StrongStart Outreach will  re-open, after the winter break, on Monday January 8, 2018. Programs will also be closed on Monday January 22, 2018 (StrongStart PRO-D). 

​StrongStart Centres and StrongStart Outreach will be closed from December 23, 2017 through January 7, 2018 for winter break. Programs will re-open on January 8, 2018. Warm Holiday Wishes to all! 

Free!

Children birth to pre-kindergarten entry can attend with their parents/caregivers. Attend one or more drop-in sessions per week. Nutritious snacks provided for participating children.

Schedule

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursday, and Friday: 8:45-11:45 am

Wednesday: 11:45-2:45 pm

All children participating in StrongStart BC are registered with the Ministry of Education. Please bring official identification to complete the registration process.

StrongStart programs run throughout the school year following the elementary school calendar. This means programs will not be running on statutory holidays, two weeks at Christmas and at Spring Break as well as all elementary school district professional development days.

 
 

Contact Us

5506 Willow Avenue, Powell River, BC, V8A 4P4 Phone: (604) 483-9162 Fax: (604) 483-3272

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

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