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Vancouver Island Parent Conference

The 13th annual Vancouver Island Parent Conference is scheduled for Saturday, February 29, 2020. Check out the attached poster for all the details

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VIPC 8×11 2020

Saanich Emergency Program: Education Opportunities

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One-time monetary donations 2019/2020

Dear parents and guardians, 

Welcome back to another great year at Frank Hobbs! Your Parent Advisory Council (PAC) is committed to continuing to support our teachers and the special activities that make Frank Hobbs so special. In order to reduce demands on volunteers, this year we are asking each family to contribute a one-time monetary donation of $25 per child. This is a suggested amount – please give what you feel comfortable with. Less if fine and more will be put to great use! You can be confident that this will fulfill all of the needs for PAC initiatives. Additional events will focus on building community, not profit. 

Your PAC dollars support a lot of initiatives that make Frank Hobbs so wonderful, such as: 

– Classroom supplies: did you know that PAC gives each teacher $400 per year to supplement their classroom supplies and activities.

– Science Ventures: this amazing program is always a favourite with teachers and students

– Library resources – there are big changes happening in the LLC this year, stay tuned!

– Year end activities – PAC dollars makes school programs accessible to all

– Dance program: the dance program at FH is a fan favourite and part of what defines FH

– Grade 5 graduation: PAC has committed to ensuring that our grade 5s get the celebration they have earned without having to dip into classroom funds

– And much more! 

To make your donation, please go to or drop off cash or cheque made out to Frank Hobbs Elementary PAC in the white PAC mailbox in the hall outside the office. 

If you would like a tax receipt please contact the PAC treasurer Regan Copeland at for detailed instructions. 

If you have any questions please email or come to the next parents meeting, October 16th at 6:00pm in the library. 

Thank you everyone for making Frank Hobbs the best that it can be! 


It’s not too late to order PAC meals for this school year

Check out the ‘hot lunches’ page of this website for more information on how to place an order, or login to the Frank Hobbs Lunch Website at

Don’t forget to use the code FHHL when you are setting up a hot lunch account.

Choices of meals this year include wraps, mac ‘n’ cheese, perogies, sushi, lasagne and more! Don’t forget to send your child with an empty container or plate/ cutlery for their lunch on lunch days, to help us go waste free!

If you have any problems ordering lunches or finding your way around the site, you can email us at


Frank Hobbs parents are on Facebook! Check out the Frank Hobbs Elementary PAC FB page and send us a ‘Like’ when you get a moment!



There’s still more happening at the playground this month….keep an eye out for a new addition to the equipment, which will be installed any day now! Exciting!


When you shop at Peppers, please don’t forget to tell the cashier that you want to put your total onto a gift card for Frank Hobbs when paying for your groceries.  You can also pre-purchase gift cards at the till.  5% of your total amount will then go straight to the school…’s that easy!

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More information on the Peppers partnership can be found here.

Any questions? Please e-mail us at

You can also check the Sponsors page for more information.

5% of your sale will be donated directly to the school. You can pre-pay for cards, or simply ask that all your sale be put on a gift card for Frank Hobbs when paying at the till.

Finn & Izzy

For every pair of regularly priced shoes (retailing at $40 or above), Finn and Izzy on Oak Bay Avenue will donate $5 back to Frank Hobbs.