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PAC Meeting Schedule

PAC meetings are held on Wednesday mornings at 8:30am (September 27, November 22, January 26, February 28, and May 30 2018) alternating with Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm (October 26 and Feb 1, and April 26 2018).  All parents and guardians are encouraged to attend, enjoy coffee together, get an update from Principal Laursoo, and hear engaging speakers.  Our final meeting on May 30th will be our Annual General Meeting.  We are here to represent you as parents and we want to hear from you with your feedback, suggestions, you name it…  Email us at ropac@wvschools.ca.

School Calendar

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Rockridge School Calendar

Rockridge Secondary PAC is pleased to have the following guest speakers at our monthly meetings:

Sept 27th : Sharon Shelby 0830 Learning Commons

Sharon Selby (MA, Registered Clinical Counsellor) has been counselling children and families for over 19 years and is passionate about helping families feel less stress and more calm, particularly in the area of anxiety.
She is the author of the forthcoming children’s book:  Surfing the Worry Imp’s Wave and has been featured on Breakfast Television, Vancouver, as well as an Anxiety Expert-on-Air for St. John Ambulance. She has many free resources to support parents of anxious children, including her ebook:  8 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Your Child Is Anxious available on her website at www.SharonSelby.com

 

October 26th: Chris Burt 1830 Players Hall Ticket Prices TBA

Christopher Burt is educated and trained as a Family Counsellor and currently works as the Clinical Director at Hollyburn Family Services. Chris has been supporting individuals, families, organizations and community for over 25 years. He has a Master of Arts Degree in Counselling Psychology and specializes in parenting, family and relationship issues. He has received training in many different interventions for families, including recognized “best practice” programs in parenting education and family therapy.

“Challenging Behaviours & Difficult Conversations with your Teen”.
The teen years can be challenging to parents and while traditional parenting methods can often start to ‘backfire’ and disrupt the establishment of relationships with teens, some of their behaviours invite us to use strict consequences.  Where is the happy medium?  A review of ‘what works’ with teens, as well as research-based insights into teen high risk behaviours that help us determine how to best support them during these challenging years.
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