Albert McMahon is a busy and vibrant learning environment, offering a well-rounded program of academics, fine arts and athletics to a population of 355 students from Kindergarten to Grade 6. We are situated in a growing neighbourhood and we welcome new students regularly. Visitors to our school routinely comment on our excellently behaved and courteous students. We take pride in our inclusive school culture, and we have programs in place to meet the needs of all students. Albert McMahon's behaviour support program is entitled the S.H.A.R.P. Program, an acronym for Safe, Helpful, Accountable and Respectful and Positive. Our SWAT (Students with an Aptitude for Teaching) grade 5 and 6 leaders can be found with their little reading buddies each day for fifteen minutes of reading tutor time. The Peer Counselling program involves training senior students in communication and leadership skills. The Peer Counsellors act as friends, helpers and resource people to students in the school. In addition, students who help others benefit by developing a greater sense of responsibility, self-confidence, and an understanding of others. Extra-curricular sports are popular at McMahon, with cross country running, basketball, volleyball, and track and field teams. We also have a busy schedule of intramural floor hockey for junior and senior students.
Click here to view the 2013/14 Growth Plan
CLICK HERE to view a very resourceful website created by the Ministry of Education on bullying. "Expect respect and a safe education".
In case of problematic weather arriving and causing school closure decisions, district-wide or partial, please click on this link: http://www.mpsd.ca. ***NEW*** You will see an area where you can now sign up with the school district to get an email when the schools are closed. Please take advantage of this new service. Decisions about school schedules and bus route changes are generally made before 6:30 a.m. This allows for the most current weather information to factor into the decision. The final decision to send students to school resides with parents since they best know the road and weather conditions in their respective areas.
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Albert McMahon Elementary
32865 Cherry Avenue
Mission, BC, Canada
Tel: (604) 826-0274
Fax: (604) 826-1760
Secretary: Crystal Mulholland
Unscheduled School Closures
> latest info (**NEW** When you've clicked on the link, be sure to sign up to receive an email when the school is closed!!)
Friday, March 7th - Book Fair - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Sunday, March 9th - Clocks spring ahead one hour
Monday, March 10th - Book Fair - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Monday, March 10th - Hot lunch: Sangham Sweets
Monday, March 10th - Report cards home
Tuesday, March 11th - Book Fair - 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Wednesday, March 12th - Book Fair - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Wednesday, March 12th - Final babysitting course 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Friday, March 14th - NO SCHOOL
Monday, March 17th through Friday, March 21st - SPRING BREAK
Monday, March 17th - THE REVENGE OF THE EGGS! Click here for more information
Monday, March 24th - Hot lunch: Domino's Pizza
Thursday, March 27th - Newsletter available on-line
Thursday, March 27th - PAC Meeting at 8:30 a.m.
Monday, March 31st - Hot lunch: Booster Juice