Bayview Glen Parent Association

Who We Are

All parents and guardians of current students at Bayview Glen are a part of the Bayview Glen Parent Association (BVGPA). We are a valuable resource of parent volunteers who generously donate time and effort, bringing our families together to support the school in building a strong and nurturing community. Please visit the Bayview Glen Parents link on the school’s website for information on volunteer opportunities for the school year. Announcements will also be made on the Parent Association page of the Bayview Glen school newsletter and through email communications.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to enhance the spirit of the school, facilitate communications, and raise funds for the enrichment of our children’s lives at Bayview Glen.


Activities

The Parent Association is responsible for:

  • the Moatfield Campus Shop (BG2 to Grade 12) where students may purchase uniforms and school supplies
  • the Textbook Programme (sales, distribution and consignment of textbooks) to the students from Grades 7 to 12

Activities and Events

  • Virtual Welcome Breakfast
  • Morning Coffee Socials
  • Lower School Holiday Gift Sale
  • Art Exhibit and Auction
  • any additional fundraising and social activities

Meetings

All parents/guardians are encouraged and welcome to attend Parent Association meetings virtually or in person. Dates for our meetings are published in the school calendar.


PA Executive Nominations

As required by the Constitution of the Bayview Glen Parent Association, nominations for the following Executive position are now being accepted:

  • President 
  • Vice President 
  • Communications Director
  • Secretary 
  • Parent Outreach Director 
  • NISPA Representative 
  • Parent Volunteer Director 
  • Civvies Day 

If you have any questions about the job descriptions or the nomination process, contact the Nominating Committee at pavicepresident@bayviewglen.ca.

Nomination forms must be submitted no later than October 29, 2021.

To download the form, please click here (pdf).


Social Media Presence

Keep up with the latest BVGPA information by following on the Bayview Glen FacebookTwitter and Instagram.


Organization

Parent Association Officers are elected annually to oversee the activities. The elected members represent the Parent Association Executive and lead the Association-driven functions and activities. Elections are held in the fall of each year and elected officers have tenures ranging from one to three years.

Members of the Parent Association Executive Committee and Directors                                     

*denotes executive

Lianne Bastien-Caduc
President*
papresident@bayviewglen.ca
Margo Jeschke
Vice President* 
pavicepresident@bayviewglen.ca
Madiha Khan
Secretary*
pasecretary@bayviewglen.ca
Catherine Sun
Treasurer*
patreasurer@bayviewglen.ca
Alessia Di Cecco
Communications Director*
pacommunications@bayviewglen.ca
Tina Nordick
Co-Social Director*
pasocial@bayviewglen.ca
Zahra Janmohamed
Co-Social Director*
pasocial@bayviewglen.ca
Wendy Hsi
Parent Volunteer Director*
pavolunteer@bayviewglen.ca
Linda Hutton
Student Volunteer Director*
pastudentrecruit@bayviewglen.ca
Kate Hammond
NISPA Representative
painterguild@bayviewglen.ca
Bahar Dourghamari
Parent Outreach Director*
parentoutreach@bayviewglen.ca
Khati Bandali Nathoo
Civvies Day Director
civviesday@bayviewglen.ca
Naaz Ghomeshi
Co-Gift Sale Director
pagiftsale@bayviewglen.ca
Maryam Hooshyar
Co-Gift Sale Director
pagiftsale@bayviewglen.ca
Cindy McConnell
Shop Manager
pashop@bayviewglen.ca
Elena Enepekides
Assistant Shop Manager
pashop@bayviewglen.ca

Membership

The Parent Association of Bayview Glen is a member of Network of Independent School Parents’ Associations of Ontario (NISPA Ontario). NISPA is an organization which brings together representatives of Parent Associations of Independent Schools in Ontario, which are members of the Conference of Independent Schools of Ontario (CIS Ontario). NISPA’s purpose is to foster communications and facilitate the collaborative sharing of ideas and information among the CIS Ontario Parent Associations.


Contact

Should you have questions on any Parent Association matter, please contact the Parent Association President at papresident@bayviewglen.ca.