Principal’s Blog

  • September 17th, 2021 September 17, 2021- Welcome back! Great to have all students back in classes and to hear their happy voices in the school. Once I have all of the completed media forms I will start taking pictures of activities around the school so that I can share with you what is happening in the building. Hopefully I have them... Read more »
  • June 25th, 2021 June 25, 2021- Orange Ribbon Ceremonies This week classes tied orange ribbons along our school fence in memory of the 215 Indigenous children who lost their lives at the Kamloops Residential school. Two of our grade 5 students, Mikayla and Harper came to us with the idea and many classes participated. Ms. S, Mrs. Yeo, Ms. Coulter, Mrs.... Read more »
  • June 18th, 2021 June 18, 2021- Chemistry in Action The Grade 7 class is learning all about chemistry; atoms, elements, compounds, substances, bonds, protons, periodic tables and more!! Their final project was taking all of this information and creating a Bill Nye the Science Guy Spoof!! What a fun way to make the information come to life!! I cannot wait to... Read more »
  • June 11th, 2021 June 11, 2021- Water Art Ms. Genge’s grade 2 class is exploring water in science and this lent itself to exploring water in art as well. Students ripped paper and soaked it in watercolor diluted paint to make beautifully colored strips. They then alternated these with white strips to make a “moving” water piece. So lovely. Mrs. Davies... Read more »
  • June 4th, 2021 June 4, 2021- Truth and Reconciliation This was a difficult week with lots of emotions as we learned of the news of the children’s remains at the former residential school in Kamloops.  We tried as a staff to have age appropriate conversations that helped move learning forward in a sensitive way. We answered students questions with care while... Read more »
  • May 28th, 2021 May 28, 2021- Welcome to Kindergarten Welcome to all of the upcoming Kindergarten students joining the Topham family next September. This afternoon they were able to drive through and wave at Mrs. Romonko and Ms. Howell and collect a bag full of learning goodies! We can’t wait to see them again in September. We Thinkers Ms. Pei’s class... Read more »
  • May 14th, 2021 May 14, 2021- Finger Weaving Carys, Ella, Mikaela and Chelsea were teachers in Division 7 this past week showing the students how to finger weave. Carys demonstrated the step by step process using the document camera so the class could see how she was weaving. Next the girls answered questions and gave helpful tips and finally they were... Read more »
  • May 7th , 2021 May 7, 2021- Ancient Civilizations Mr. Wilson’s class is doing research on ancient civilizations and were working on a project with a partner. They could chose to research ancient gods and goddesses, ancient innovations and inventions or create a civilization timeline. Some of the information they discovered was super interesting. Angles Mrs. Black’s class is busy constructing and... Read more »
  • April 30th, 2021 April 30, 2021- Recycling In continuation of Earth day, Mrs. Romonko’s class was discovering items in our daily lives that are recyclable. They had hands on experience with glass, plastic, metal and paper product samples and then went hunting for recyclable items in local flyers locating daily products we may have at home. Salmon Art Carman McKay visited... Read more »
  • April 23, 2021 April 23, 2021- Earth Day Several classes celebrated Earth Day this week talking about various ways to care for our planet. Mrs. Davis’ class spent some time outside picking up garbage and Mrs. Genge’s class has been busy planting herbs and they signed a contract with the earth, celebrating all that our planet gives us each day. Spirit... Read more »

Topham Elementary

21555 - 91 Avenue, Langley
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