Next PAC Meeting –   Tuesday, June 9th on Zoom at 7:00pm
Stay safe, stay home, be kind! 

Monster Mash 2019




MINI MASH (focus on K-3 but all grades welcome) 5:00-5:45





Cash only at the door



AMAZING RAFFLE ITEMS (including Apple TV, Canucks Club Seats and restaurant gift cards) and each person receives ONE FREE RAFFLE TICKET WITH ADMISSION!

This fun, school-wide event cannot take place without volunteer parents. Opportunities are available for a variety of time slots and tasks. Please sign up here:

For more information, contact Kathleen at

Welcome Back BBQ

All Children, Families and Staff of

Carnarvon Community School are invited to attend the:

Welcome Back Barbeque & Meet the Teacher Night

Date:               Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Time:               Meet the Teacher        5:00-6:00pm

                         BBQ                                  5:30-7:00 pm

What:              Hamburgers, hot dogs & veggie burgers

Drinks will be provided, potluck salads & desserts

 IMPORTANT: Ordering is available online, using the MunchaLunch website!  Follow the link on the homepage (click on the “Order Hot Lunch” button). Returning parents, click “login here” to get to your existing account – you will then need to update your child’s grade/teacher/div BEFORE ordering. New parents click “register here” and create an account before ordering.

Paper order forms and cheques can also be submitted to the PAC mailbox in the school office. Cheques should be made payable to Carnarvon Parent Advisory Council.  Paper forms can be found in the rack in the hall just inside the front doors to the school. If you order online, do not also submit a paper form.

Ordering deadline for all orders is Friday September 13th, 2019.

Hamburgers & hot dogs must be pre-ordered as they will not be available for purchase at the event.  Please bring plates and cutlery for your family.

Your family is requested to bring a salad or dessert for the sharing table:

  • Families with a last name starting with A-N please bring a salad to share
  • Families with a last name starting with O-Z please bring a dessert to share

Please remember, no food containing nuts, peanuts or nut products and please bring a serving utensil.


New School Year Coffee

Welcome back! We hope you had a wonderful summer.

Join us…

Annual blacktop coffee hour

Tuesday, Sept 3  


main entrance

Please bring your own mug.

(Also, bring a plate of nut-free treats to share, if you like.)

— Carnarvon PAC

p.s. – The PAC has positions open – some involve a very small time commitment, some larger (e.g., Halloween Monster Mash Coordinator). Able to help out for an hour or two this year? Have ideas for the school or VSB? Willing to help save the Mash? Contact us:

Coming up:

First PAC meeting: Mon, Sept 16; 7pm

Meet the Teacher/Welcome back bbq: Wed, Sept 18; 5pm

Carnarvon Preschool and Childcare Programs

Carnarvon Childcare Programs/Preschool

Preschool is currently registering for September 2019. For more information please visit our website at or give us a call at 604 731-7007.

The school-aged care operates a Before and After School Care program for children in Kindergarten to Grade 7.  Information is also available on the above website. Please click on the Program link or give us a call at 604 731-7007 for more information.

The Carnarvon Summer Troopers program is available for children born in 2013 and 2014. The program operates in July for 4 hours per day, five days per week. The focus is ensuring memorable outdoor summer fun! Each week will include games, sports, camp songs, arts & crafts, drama, science and day trips to local attractions or events. Please call 604 731-7007 for more information or drop by and pick up a brochure.

Spring Basket Fundraiser

The annual Spring Basket Fundraiser is underway! Please support our PAC by ordering beautiful, high-quality plants for your garden or patio. Choose from colourful hanging baskets or planters which will bring spring to your home. Brighten your garden with premium annuals, and order veggie and strawberry plants to engage the kids in gardening. They might even get into cooking while experimenting with the herb collection you can purchase! Please see a complete list of items to be ordered on our Hot Lunch website.

Ordering is available until April 23rd. The plants will be ready for pick up the week before Mother’s Day – and will make great presents for family and friends.

Ordering can be done through the Hotlunch website. If preferred, paper order forms are available in the yellow shelving unit outside the school office.

Any questions please contact Melanie at Thank you very much for your support!

Yearbook Orders

Yearbook Orders

You can now order your Carnarvon 2018-2019 Yearbook through the hot lunch website here:  Hot Lunch Website

The kids get a big kick out of these special Carnarvon keepsakes, and enjoy sharing them with friends and family!

The price is $12.00 per book. (Paper order forms will be available outside the office if you would prefer to order that way.)

Orders will be taken until April 30th.

Also, don’t forget to upload any school-related photos into the yearbook database by going to:  E-share Photo upload Link.  It’s quite easy to do.  Here is a short video that explains how to use eShare:  E-share how-to video

Many thanks from the Yearbook Committee!

Carnarvon Colony Night – Thursday, Feb 28, 2019

In need of a night out?  Book that sitter and join other Carnarvon parents and caregivers for a fun night of socializing with new and old friends!

When: Thursday, February 28, starting at 6:30 pm or come when you can

Where: Colony Kitsilano, 3255 West Broadway

Bring: your ticket

Tickets will be available for purchase on the Carnarvon Hot Lunch website from Feb 1 through Feb 15 (Tickets distributed on Feb 21 & 22). Go to and click on the HOT LUNCH tab (halfway down the page).

Tickets are $15 per person and includes any burger AND one drink (beer/wine/highball) – tax and gratuity included in price.

Get your ticket before they sell out!