Anne Roberts Young Rockies Gym

Last week we wrapped up our jersey raffle with great success. Today, we wanted to share with you where our Rockies will be learning & playing. Here are a few pictures of our ARYES gym as the lines have just been freshly painted. Soon to be ready for PE classes and extracurriculars.

ARY Rock You

Here is a little video from the ARYES staff. We wish you all a safe summer and we look forward to beginning our journey in September. Go Rockies.

Anne Roberts Young Jersey Raffle Results

Congratulations goes out to the following people who had their tickets drawn for our ARYES Jersey Raffle. Thanks to all those who participated and we will be in touch with the lucky winners to set up times to pick up their prizes.

1st – ARYES Jersey – Jill Barnett (Ticket #183)

1st – ARYES Jersey – Patrick Smook (Ticket #059)

2nd – Jayna Hefford Autographed Photo – Cheryl Batten (Ticket #159) 

3rd – David Ayres Autographed Photo – Dawn Moore (Ticket #183)

Win an ARYES Jersey

We have some exciting news! Anne Roberts Young Jerseys have been ordered and your child could be the first to own and unveil one for all of us to see. We are hosting a jersey fundraiser/raffle from June 16th-24th with the draw occurring June 24th, 2020 (2:00pm at Central School).


Price: Tickets $2.00/per ticket – BC Gaming Licence #126411
Draw Date: June 24th, 2020 (2:00pm at Central School)

Prizes: There are four prizes to be won

1) Anne Roberts Young Jersey (there are two first prize winners) – The jersey will be a replica of the school jerseys and will be your child’s to keep. They will be the first to get a peak and will be our models for the jersey unveiling.

2) Jayna Hefford – Team Canada Autographed Picture – Women’s Olympic & Worlds Hockey Champion 

3) David Ayres – Autograph Picture – The Goalie / Zamboni Driver who won an NHL game against…. the Leafs

How to Buy Tickets (there are two ways):

1) Drop by during one of our purchase days. We will have a table set up and you can purchase tickets in person (please bring the exact change if possible) on select dates or pick up your tickets you have purchased. The date/time/location of these are:

– Thursday June 18th, 2020/ 5-6pm/ Central Elementary School (Front Doors)

– Monday June 22nd, 2020/ 5-6pm/ Central Elementary School (Front Doors)

– Tuesday June 23rd, 2020/ 4-5pm/ Central Elementary School (Front Doors)

2) You can etransfer to and include the following information

– Anne Roberts Young Jersey Draw

– # of tickets you would like to purchase

– name on ticket- phone number

– email address

If you etransfer, we can email you your ticket numbers or you can pick them up on one of the sale dates listed above. 

Important Information:

* Both the person selling and the person buying must be 19 years of age. Minors are not permitted to buy or sell raffle tickets. 

* When using etransfer to purchase, please make sure to include all the information listed.– Anne Roberts Young Jersey Draw– # of tickets you would like to purchase– name on ticket– phone number– email address

Anne Roberts Young Apparel – Deadline: Monday June 29th, 2020

ARYES Apparel is now available! Please check out our online store as apparel can be ordered any time between now and Monday June 29th, 2020. This closing date will help ensure that anything ordered will be here prior to the 2020-21 school year beginning. Clothing is available in both youth and adult sizes. There will be other chances during the school year to order if you decide not to at this time. Here is the link to the store:

Kindergarten Registration 2020-21

Good morning Anne Roberts Young community. We are currently planning our Welcome to K for our Kindergarten students starting in September 2020. There will be more details to come in regards to this event and we will reach out to our K families directly. Please share the word so we can encourage all of our K’s to be registered in time for this event. Registrations can be done online and can be found at: 

District Online Kindergarten Registration

Staff Collaboration at Anne Roberts Young Elementary School

Our staff at Anne Roberts Young Elementary School continues to collaborate and prepare for September 2020. These online sessions have been rich in discussion and we look forward to beginning a new chapter at ARY. We wanted to share some of the key words and ideas that have been discussed in these conversations with you. We can’t wait to get started!

Anne Roberts Young – Home of the Rockies

Thank you for your responses last week in our ARY survey to help determine our team name and school colours. I am excited to announce that the results are in and we are the Anne Roberts Young Rockies and our school colours are blue, black and silver. Thanks again for your support as we continue to build our community at Anne Roberts Young.