Category Archives: recess

School Grounds – Winter Months

Dear Muir Families: Even though winter does not officially begin until tomorrow, it’s presence has been felt already for sure. Our school grounds can become quite icy. One of the challenges when the temperature fluctuates between freezing and non freezing … Continue reading

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School Cash Online- PIZZA/MILK/COOKIE Online Orders

Hello Muir Families, It is that time of year again! Do you wish to order PIZZA or COOKIES for your child for our WEDNESDAY PIZZA DAYS?  Do you wish to order MILK for your child? Please go to SCHOOL CASH … Continue reading

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LUNCH INFORMATION- When does my child eat lunch?

Dear Muir Families: With the high student enrolment numbers at Alexander Muir and the small field/tarmac area, we have created staggered lunch recesses for our kindergarten and grade 1 to 8 classrooms as follows: Students eat lunch in their own … Continue reading

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Fidget Spinners at School

Dear Alexander Muir Families: Fidget spinners have fast become a popular item across schools in York Region and our school is no exception.  Fidget spinners are small, ball-bearing devices that can be rotated between the user’s fingers. Many spinners are … Continue reading

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Why no balls at morning recess?

WHY NO BALLS AT MORNING RECESS ? TARMAC ONLY RECESSES Many students and families have asked us why we have not allowed students to use balls at morning recesses over the past few weeks? With the spring weather upon us, … Continue reading

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