Ellenvale Junior High

February 6th, 2019

We acknowledge that we are in Mi’kma’ki, which is the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi’kmaq people.

From Mr. Fraser
Wednesday - lunch - Jazz band Rehearsal
Thursday - lunch - Grade 8 Band Rehearsal cancelled (Grade 8 Band on Day Trip) and after school - 3:00 - 4:00 pm - Grease Band Rehearsal
Friday - lunch - Grade 7 Band Rehearsal

From Mr. Lewis:
Today or tomorrow, the BINGO card pre-sale flyer is being handed out by your home room teacher. Please consider purchasing your cards ahead of time and save $5!! This is going to be a great evening of fun for the whole family and your friends with amazing prizes. There will be a canteen for snacks and drinks, pizza for sale, a 50/50 draw, and raffle tickets on 2 gift card baskets worth $250 each. We are hoping for a big crowd to help us raise funds for all our year-end activities for all grades.

From Mr. Gabriel:
As we continue with our grade 9 high school course selection preparations at Ellenvale, parents should take note of the following Parent presentation nights at PA and DHS:
Prince Andrew - Thurs. Feb. 21, 6-6:45 pm O2/IB meeting, followed by from 7-8 pm, Course Selection presentation.
Dartmouth High - Thurs. Feb. 28, 6-7pm

From Mme Boudreau:
Grade 9 students are reminded that their Harbour Cruise forms and 20 dollars are due on February 14. Please bring them to your homeroom teacher as soon as possible to ensure that you can be part of this tradition.

From Ms. Hann:
First choir practice is Feb 20. All new members are welcome to attend.


From Ms. Legge:
There will be a MANDATORY Duke of Ed meeting on TODAY at the beginning of lunch in Ms. Legge’s room. It will take up most of the lunch hour. Bring your lunch and a pencil and folder for handouts.

From Mme Leslie:
There will be a students vs. teachers volleyball game on TODAY in the gym at 12:15.

From Mr. Emberly:
Mr. Emberly will open the wood shop at 12:15 on Thursday for students who need extra help or time to complete their projects. 

From Ms. Doolan:
The girls basketball team has their second playoff game TODAY at Graham Creighton. Girls should be there by 3:15 to warm up. If there are any issues with drives please let Mrs. Doolan know right away.

February Athletics

There is a Grade 6 Parent Information Meeting in the Gym at Ellenvale on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 6pm.