The Board of Directors is comprised of volunteer members* elected annually by its members at the Annual General Meeting. The Board is responsible for conducting the affairs of the co-operative (REFENS) in compliance with the Co-operatives Act, REFENS By-Laws and all licensing requirements. The Board will implement and determine General Policies for the Nursery School while operating within the given finances.
We encourage anyone who is interested in being on the Board of Directors to read the following job descriptions and talk to a current board member. The Board meets monthly to ensure smooth operation of the school. (at certain times of the year more frequent meetings may be required)
(*a member is someone who has paid the annual membership fee and is interested in helping our Nursery School function by volunteering their time and skills)
Alumni Representative (must be an Alumni of REFENS)
Teacher (employee of REFENS)
Opening Date and Time: March 6/22 @ 12:00pm
Closing Date and Time: Monday March 7/22 @ 12:00pm click on “RESERVE SPOT”
Date: March 7/22
Where: Virtual Online Registration via Teams.
How virtual online registration works
Please check back on the REFENS website the week before registration to see the number of class spots available.
Date: Monday April 27/22
Where: Virtual Online Meeting via Teams
How to join the AGM
Original copies of background checks OR receipts for any family member that will be a class helper must be recieved by REFENS by the AGM.
You will be informed on how to fill out the helper calendar for your class, as well as, participate in nominations and voting for positions on the Board of Directors. If you are interested in being a Board Member please look through the parent handbook as it has information about each position.
Joseph Teres School
131 Sanford Fleming Rd.
Class spots available for CURRENT School Year
T/TH 3 year old AM class - FULL (Class size 12)
T/TH 3 year old PM class - 2 Spots Vacant (Class size 12)
MWF 4 year old AM class - FULL (Class size 15)
MWF 4 year old PM class - 1 Spots Vacant (Class size 15)
For more information regarding program content