Welcome Carly!

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Welcome Carly Tinkler to JCPS.  Carly has joined our team as a student teacher and is spending her learning time in Mrs. MacPherson’s grade 5/6 class.  She is in her 5th year of Concurrent Eduation from Nipissing University.  Welcome Carly … Read More

Fairness Assembly

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What is fairness?  How can we be fair?  Come out to the assembly hosted by Mrs. Roundsky’s grade 1 class under the direction of Ms. Ogilvie to find out about fairness.  The assembly is on Monday, March 30th at 2:15 … Read More

Math is Alive at JCPS

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Yesterday’s Joke:  What has 100 legs but cannot walk? Answer:  50 pair of pants Try this:  If you take any number, double it, add 10, divide by 2, and subtract the original number, the answer is always 5. 

The Wonderful World of Math

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Yesterday’s Riddle:  What is the difference between a new penny and an old quarter? Answer:  24 cents Today’s Riddle:  What has 100 legs but cannot walk? Websites to check out: www.pedagonet.com www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com www.kidsites.com    Click on math links

Dinosaurs at JCPS

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Are there dinosaurs at JCPS?  Apparently so in room 12.  The students were busy digging for dinosaurs. It was fun to hear the questions:  “What is a fossil?, How is a fossil made?”  What a great activity for learning. A … Read More

A Great Night of Skating

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Thank you to the many folks that joined us for our night of skating. Mrs. Roundsky’s words sum up the evening “Was great to see the school community mingling.”   This was an event sponsored by the school council. A … Read More

Welcome Amanda!

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Hello, my name is Amanda Webster and I am the teacher candidate in Mrs. VanKooten’s class. I am here for five weeks, gaining more experience and knowledge everyday. I am set to graduate in June with an Honours Bachelor of … Read More

Math! Math! And More Math!

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Enjoy this riddle:  What goes up and never comes down?  Your age! Here are some math websites you might want to check out: www.teachrkids.com www.aplusmath.com www.mathplayground.com

Welcome Taylor

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Jack Callaghan Public School is excited to welcome Taylor Coumbs to our team.  She is a fifth year education student from Nipissing University.  She is very excited to be spending the next few weeks in Mrs. Mattiussi’s grade 7/8 class. … Read More

Welcome Andrea

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We are so lucky to welcome Andrea Menezes to JCPS.  She is a DECE student who is doing her placement with Mrs. Meagan Corner in Room 15.  It is such a wonderful experience having student candidates as part of our … Read More