Sunnyside Elementary Parent Advisory Council
Welcome to the PAC Website

Sunnyside's 4th Annual Community Fun Fair is on Friday, June 1 from 4 to 8 pmPre-purchase your Fun Fair Punch Cards by May 25 and save money!  The Fun Fair is our biggest event of the year and we need many volunteers to help run it.  As an added incentive, if you volunteer for 3 or more hours, you will receive a FREE punch card, valued at $10.

Calling all Bakers!  One of our more popular FUN FAIR games is the Cake Walk. This year, the Cake Walk prizes will be single cupcakes, cookies, and cake pops for you to enjoy right at the Fair.

If you like to bake, or shop for baked goods, we could use a dozen (or 2 or 3!).

Fun Fair Raffle tickets  - Each student will receive a booklet with 12 tickets to sell. If you need more tickets, please contact us at This is the Raffle Notice,  which can be used to order additional ticket books or to return unused books. All books (sold and unsold) are due back by May 24. The raffle draw will take place at the FUN FAIR on June 1st.
PAC Meeting and AGM : Tuesday, June 12, at 6:00 PM
The last PAC meeting of the school year will be held on Tuesday, June 12, at 6:00 PM, in the school library. At the meeting, there will be a motion put forward to propose amendments to the Bylaws of the Sunnyside Elementary School Parent Advisory Council. Printed copies of the proposed amendments are available at the school office, and in the PAC room. Please feel free to email us with any questions or concerns at The PAC AGM and PAC Elections  for the 2018-19 school year will immediately follow the general meeting. 
Saleema Noon  and her colleagues are Sexual Health Educators. On Thursday, May 24, from 6:30 to 8 pm, Dr. Brandy Wiebe will give a presentation to all parents and guardians. This is an informative session, that we are certain you will find valuable. For more information, visit: Presentations with the students will be held on Friday, May 25 and Wednesday, May 30.  

BigLoveBall Photo Shoots- June 8 & 9, $99

Have your family professionally photographed at Redwood Park with BIGLOVEBALL.
Emily Collacott of Flourish Photography is generously donating her time and talent.
You will receive 3 x high resolution digital images of the best photos, as determined by the photographer. Photos will be touched up and sent to you via DropBox. 100% of your $99 goes to support Sunnyside Elementary.
 *This is a limited opportunity - only 20 spots are available.  Be sure to book yours right away at:

Hot LunchOnline ordering for May and June is open. Order both months at once, or a few weeks at a time. To volunteer to help, add your name to the online sign up sheets on the HOT LUNCH home page.

We are seeking parents to help run next year's hot lunch program. Please email if you would like more information.

Kiss & Drop is a safe and effective solution to our parking issues, and we need volunteers to keep it running smoothly. If you can spare 30 minutes in the morning, consider adding your name to the Online Volunteer Signup Sheet for May and June. Please be considerate of our teachers and staff members working at Sunnyside, and only use the upper parking lot.

Visit our Class of 2018 page for more information regarding the upcoming grade 7 camping trip, farewell dinner/dance and yearbook. There are still plenty of volunteer opportunities to allow parents to offset some of the costs associated with all the events.

Sunnyside Recycles!  Bring in your refundable beverage containers, and deposit them into the yellow bins on the school grounds. We also have an account at Return-It Express. Visit the Recycling Program page for more info.

The Montessori Annual Adult Social Fundraiser, at The Bennett, was held on April 28. We want to thank you all for supporting Sunnyside's Montessori program.

It is with sincere gratitude that we thank all our local sponsors for contributing to our silent auction, notably Tricia's Gems, Cactus Club Cafe, Sushi Castle, realtor Janet Sheard, Thrifty Foods, Art Knapp, Bel Bronzo, and David's Tea.


Thank you all for coming to our Family Movie Night, featuring Coco, and for generously contributing to our new playground. We had a great turnout!

Heartfelt thanks to all our volunteers who helped before, during, and after the movie. We couldn't have done it without you.

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