February 25th, 2019
We acknowledge that we are in Mi’kma’ki, which is the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi’kmaq people.
From Mr. Fraser
Monday - lunch – Drum, Woodwind and Brass Ensemble and extra help with scale assessments/Theory Books
Tuesday - lunch - Grade 9 Band Rehearsal
Wednesday - lunch - Jazz band Rehearsal and extra help with scale assessments/Theory Books
Thursday - lunch - Grade 8 band Rehearsal and after school - Grease Band Rehearsal
Friday - lunch - Grade 7 Band Rehearsal
Reminder to Band Students: Los Primos Tickets are due this week. All tickets and money must be handed in by Wednesday, Feb. 27. Late submissions cannot be accommodated.
From Mr. Lewis:
In the last few days before our Bingo next week, every homeroom is going to have a chance to have a top sales award for your class. Also, the student with most sales will receive a prize. Extra Gift Card Basket Raffle Tickets are available in the office so get out there and sell, sell to support your year-end activities. Also the deadline for the purchase of reduced-priced Bingo Game Cards for $10, rather than $15 which will be the price at the door on the night of the BINGO (this Thursday Feb 28!!!! – doors open at 6pm), is extended until Wednesday, Feb. 27!
Heads up!! Grade 9 Grad Photos will be taken in the Library on Monday, March 4!
From Mr. Gabriel:
Grade 9 parent information meeting, including info on the IB and O2 programs - Thurs, Feb 28, in the ELLENVALE Library at 5pm.
Please note change in location to accommodate our BINGO fundraiser
From Ms. Sparks:
There will be a yearbook meeting Wednesday, Feb. 27, 11:45, bring your lunch!
From Ms. Legge:
All Duke of Ed participants are reminded to log and update their hours. There will be a mandatory meeting on March 6th.
From Ms. Hann:
There will be a full Grease rehearsal after school on Friday, March 1st from 3 to 5pm in the gym. All cast and chorus must attend. If any production crew would like to attend to learn the scene changes, they are also welcome to attend. Also, there have been a couple of small changes to the schedule, please see the calendar posted on the bulletin board outside of Ms. Hann's room to clarify.
From Ms. Pike:
Ms.Pike is starting a PiYo club Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00 in the learning commons. All are welcome if you're interested in improving your fitness and flexibility. Sign up on the gym door, or see Ms. Pike. Bring your lunch!
If you are interested in playing Pickle Ball after school on Wednesdays please sign up on the bulletin board outside the gym.
From Ms. Taylor:
The second and final tryouts for badminton are:
Grades 7 & 8 will be TOMORROW from 3-4:30
Grade 9s will be Wednesday (note change) from 3-4:30
If you were unable to make the first tryout, please come see Mme. Taylor about attending the second one.
Staff Meeting today at 3pm