High School Newsletter - November 26, 2020

Dear Students and Parents,
 
Parent-Teacher Interview
 
Due to COVID-19 this year our parent - teacher interview will be conducted over the phone. In the coming days you should expect a phone call from your child's teacher. The purpose of the call is to keep our parents up to date with their child's academic progress, and discuss any issues or questions the parents have.
 
Chess Competition
 
UMCA invites its high school students to participate in our UMCA Chess Competition!
The tournament will start on December 1. If you are interested in participating, please register at the link below by, Friday 6pm. There will be a 100$ prize for the first place winner!
 
 
Mid Term Report Cards
 
Please note that your mid-term report cards are ready, and you can collect yours from Ms. Sara.
Raising Resilient Children – Lecture by Victoria Prooday 

Victoria is an outspoken Occupational Therapist working with parents and children. On Monday, November 30, at 7:00 PM, Victoria will have a lecture to all parents via Zoom. In this lecture, Victoria will inspire parents with practical parenting tools for raising resilient children equipped with a mindset and life skills necessary for conquering the challenges of the real world.    

Join Zoom Meeting 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87130636508?pwd=UlhTbWwvTmNHNU9ic244NEF2ckF6Zz09 

Meeting ID: 871 3063 6508 

Passcode: 216370 

Holidays Timetable 

For those of you who like to plan ahead, please check below the upcoming holidays, in which the school is closed. We wish to remind you that if you go out of the country on a holiday, by law, you must quarantine for 14 days after your return. 

  • Winter break: December 21st, 2020 - January 1st, 2021 (first day back to school after Christmas break is January 4th, 2021) 

  • Family Day: February 15th, 2021. 

  • Easter: April 2nd – 5th, 2021. 

  • Victoria Day: May 24th, 2021. 

  • When scheduling family vacations, please remember that May 15 – June 15 is the exam period and graduations. Please avoid booking trips during this time.

UMCA wishes you all a wonderful weekend!