Announcements Day 1

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
Wednesday,October 1, 2014 Day 1

Teachers will find a United Way form and pamphlet in their mailboxes. If you would like to make a donation to the United Way, please fill out the form and place it in Mrs. Broussard’s mailbox. Thank-you for your support!

HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING – October 15th.

Cafeteria Menu – Trattoria Bowl is Beef Tomato & Macaroni Casserole with Garlic Breadstick & Caesar Salad $5. 4 Chicken Nuggets served with Rice or Potato Wedges$4.25.

BAND
Jazz Band will rehearse this afternoon from dismissal until 4:30 PM

Reminder to Grade NINE band students that YOU have band practice TOMORROW morning instead of Friday this week. Grade 8 band has the morning off tomorrow, you will have practice on Friday instead.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will be the last day to sign up for the Science Club. There will be a short meeting next week to organize and discuss future plans for the club.

East Wiltshire has signed up to help Farm Credit Canada with their Annual Drive Away Hunger Campaign. Starting October 1, homerooms will begin collecting food donations. Last year our school collected 1107 lbs. to help the Charlottetown food bank. If you can, please bring in a food item to help fight hunger in our communities. All food items will be “kept in homerooms” until October 10th.

SPORTS
Girls’ Field Hockey: Congratulations to the girls on their big 5-0 win over Summerside yesterday. Goal scorers were Emily Sands (2), Tait Tierney (2) and Mackayla Vos. Erin O’Regan had the shutout. The girls are back in game action today as they play Queen Charlotte at the turf at 4:00 pm. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:45 pm and take Bus #171 at dismissal.

Girls’ Soccer: Good luck to the girls in their game today at Stonepark. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:45 pm and be prepared to leave by the grade 7 doors for taxis at 3:10 pm.

Intramurals: J.R.’s Dodgeball Derby continues today. Please see the schedule in the lobby.

EWS Girls Volleyball Club: Permission forms and a sign-up sheet is located in the lobby for any girls wishing to join a volleyball club here at EWS. Sessions will take place on Friday’s from 3:15-5:00 pm (beginning this Friday!).

Found: In the girls change room in the gym, a necklace and ring. Please see Ms. Sanderson if it belongs to you.

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Practice 4:30-5:30 today.

BOYS VOLLEYBALL TEAM defeated ME Callaghan last night 3-0.

Cross Country Running practice tomorrow 3!5-4!5. This is our final practice before unit meet on Tuesday so all runners need to attend. If unable to attend please see Mrs. Doyle Hogan or Mr. Rogerson.

Hockey Academy- The EWS Hockey Academy begins today for Group 1 (Grade 8+9 students). The bus leaves the school at 1:45 pm. All students need to ensure they have drives arranged to pick them up at the APM Centre that day and work out a plan to have your gear dropped off at the school or the rink in the morning. As well, students should be checking in with teachers in advance re: any work that will be missed while at the Academy. Students that did not receive jerseys and socks yesterday should pick that up from Mr. McEntee today.
Duke of Edinburgh Students: Reminder – 7th period today Mandatory meeting for all Duke participants in the cafeteria and the Bike Safety Presentation will take place after the meeting.

Any student/staff participating in the 5km CIBC Run For The Cure on Sunday, October 5th, please pass in money to Mrs. Doyle-Hogan tomorrow.

Kelly’s Cross Family Fun Day – October 4th 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration at 11 a.m., Magic Show, Full 5 Course Gourmet Dinner, Face Painting, Crafts, Games completion & bonfire. Every participating family gets a gift certificate of at least $20 & a chance at prizes of over $1500. See Posters for more & detailed info.

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Announcements Day 6

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Day 6

BUS PASSES; Any student that has a note for a bus pass, please bring it to the office in the morning before 10 a.m.

Teachers will find a United Way form and pamphlet in their mailboxes. If you would like to make a donation to the United Way, please fill out the form and place it in Mrs. Broussard’s mailbox. Thank-you for your support!

HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING – October 15th.

Cafeteria Menu – Sloppy Joe served with Mashed Potato & fresh carrots with side $5. Chinese Bowl is Fried Rice with Spicy Chicken & veggies$3.95.

BAND
The magazine campaign wind up rally will be held today during reading period. All band students are asked to go to the cafeteria for reading period today to find out who wins all the AMAZING prizes.

Reminder to grade 8 and 9 band students that your morning band practices are SWITCHED for the end of this week, Grade 9’s (nines) will be on THURSDAY, Grade 8’s (eights) will be on FRIDAY MORNING THIS WEEK ONLY.

Jazz Band will rehearse on Wednesday afternoon from dismissal until 4:30 PM

Any band students who still have magazine subscriptions need to pass them in TODAY!! Please see Mr. Nabuurs.

Are you interested in taking part in the SCIENCE FAIR but would like help getting your project together? Just sign up for the Science Fair Club and help and guidance will be yours. The sign up sheet is posted next to Mme Deveau’s homeroom (7B). This year the Science Fair at UPEI will be offering thousands of dollars in prizes and awards.

East Wiltshire has signed up to help Farm Credit Canada with their Annual Drive Away Hunger Campaign. Starting October 1, homerooms will begin collecting food donations. Last year our school collected 1107 lbs. to help the Charlottetown food bank. If you can, please bring in a food item to help fight hunger in our communities. All food items will be “kept in homerooms” until October 10th.

Anyone running for Student Council President must go to the Library and see Mrs. MacDonald to pick up their nomination form at the beginning of lunch today. You only have 1 lunch to collect your names. Forms must be passed back at the end of lunch to Mrs. MacDonald. * A reminder to grade 9 students they can only sign one nomination form.

SPORTS
Intramurals: J.R.’s Dodgeball Derby continues during the Grade 8/9 lunch (first lunch), but because of many students being absent for Cross-Country during the Grade 7/8 lunch, there will no dodgeball. Instead, it will be Indoor Soccer. Sign up early, space is limited.
*A reminder that students MUST be changed to take part in Intramurals.

Girls’ Field Hockey: Good luck to the girls in their game today at the turf versus Summerside. Game time is 4:00 pm. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:45 pm and take Bus #171 at dismissal.

Girls’ Soccer: Practice today at the TFC, 3:30-5:00 pm. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:50 pm and take Bus #171 at dismissal. The girls have a game tomorrow (Wednesday) at Stonepark.

EWS Girls Volleyball Club: Permission forms and a sign-up sheet is located in the lobby for any girls wishing to join a volleyball club here at EWS. Sessions will take place on Friday’s from 3:15-5:00 pm (beginning this Friday!).

Found: In the girls change room in the gym, a necklace and ring. Please see Ms. Sanderson if it belongs to you.

Boy’s soccer: No practice today. Practice Wednesday at the turf.

Reminder to all Cross Country Runners that we will be running in Brackley this afternoon. The bus will be leaving at 12:30 and returning for silent reading. Remember to bring your $3.00 bus fee. Please contact your teacher for any missed work.

Hockey Academy- The EWS Hockey Academy begins this Wednesday for Group 1 (Grade 8+9 students). The bus leaves the school at 1:45 pm. All students need to ensure they have drives arranged to pick them up at the APM Centre that day and work out a plan to have your gear dropped off at the school or the rink in the morning. As well, students should be checking in with teachers in advance re: any work that will be missed while at the Academy. Jerseys and socks will be given out to players tomorrow

Duke of Edinburgh Students: Need to return Goggles to Mr. McKinnon ASAP!
– All Duke participants must sign up for duty groups. Sheets are outside Mr. Galaise’s room on the wall.
– Wednesday 2:15 – Bike Safety Presentation in cafeteria extension.

Any student/staff participating in the 5km CIBC Run For The Cure on Sunday, October 5th, please pass in donation form & money to Mrs. Doyle-Hogan tomorrow.

Kelly’s Cross Family Fun Day – October 4th 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration at 11 a.m., Magic Show, Full 5 Course Gourmet Dinner, Face Painting, Crafts, Games completion & bonfire. Every participating family gets a gift certificate of at least $20 & a chance at prizes of over $1500. See Posters for more & detailed info.

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Announcements Day 5

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
Monday, September 29, 2014 Day 5

BUS PASSES; Any student that has a note for a bus pass, please bring it to the office in the morning before 10 a.m.

HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING that was scheduled for October 7th has been changed to October 15th.

Cafeteria Menu – Trattoria Bowl – Spaghetti & meatballs served with Garlic Breadstick & Caesar Salad $5. Soup & Grilled Cheese – Chicken Noodle Soup with Grilled Cheese Sandwich $4.00.

YearBook Committee List will be posted outside the office door today at Lunch.

BAND
Grade 8&9 band practices will be switched Thursday and Friday of this week due to the Duke of Edinburgh trip. Grade 9’s will rehearse on Thursday morning and Grade 8’s will rehearse on Friday morning instead.

Are you interested in taking part in the SCIENCE FAIR but would like help getting your project together? Just sign up for the Science Fair Club and help and guidance will be yours. The sign up sheet is posted next to Mme Deveau’s homeroom (7B). This year the Science Fair at UPEI will be offering thousands of dollars in prizes and awards.

SPORTS
Terry Fox Run/Walk: Thank you to all students in staff who took part and made donations to our annual event! It was a great success and we raised over $500 that will be donated to cancer research.

Girls’ Soccer: No practice today. Practice tomorrow at the TFC (3:30-5:00 pm)

Field Hockey: Practice today 3:30-5:00 pm here at EWS field.

EWS Girls Volleyball Club: Permission forms and a sign-up sheet is located in the lobby for any girls wishing to join a volleyball club here at EWS. Sessions will take place on Friday’s from 3:15-5:00 pm (beginning this Friday).

Intramurals: J.R.’s Dodgeball Derby begins today. Please check the schedule in t

Boy’s soccer: The boys had a great game on Thursday. They beat Queen Charlotte 4-0. James Richardson, GAvin MacAleer, Jensen Gauthier, and Thomas Ford scored the goals and Logan Lewis kept them out! No practice today or tomorrow. Practice Wednesday at the turf.

A big congratulations goes to the Girls Volleyball team for their performance at M.E. Callaghan tournament over the weekend. The girls played very well and deserved the hard fought wins. Player of the game honours went to Jayde, Rebecca, Jessica, Kira and Zoe. Well done to to the team for a great tournament.

Reminder to all Cross Country Runners (including those from other teams who intend to run in next week’s unit meet) that we will be running in Brackley tomorrow afternoon. The bus will be leaving at 12:30 and returning for silent reading. Remember to bring your $3.00 bus fee. Please contact your teacher for any missed work.

Hockey Academy- The EWS Hockey Academy begins this Wednesday for Group 1 (Grade 8+9 students). The bus leaves the school at 1:45 pm. All students need to ensure they have drives arranged to pick them up at the APM Centre that day and work out a plan to have your gear dropped off at the school or the rink in the morning. As well, students should be checking in with teachers in advance re: any work that will be missed while at the Academy. Jerseys and socks will be given out to players tomorrow

Duke of Edinburgh Students: Need to return Goggles to Mr. McKinnon ASAP!
– Reminder – Reports due today to Ms. Green.
– All Duke participants must sign up for duty groups. Sheets are outside Mr. Galaise’s room on the wall.
– Wednesday 2:15 – Bike Safety Presentation in cafeteria extension.

There will be a meeting at Silent Reading today in Room 701 for those interested in an Audio Visual Club. This club will work on a Student News Production. No experience required all students are welcome.

Any student or staff interested in participating in the 5km CIBC Run For The Cure on Sunday, October 5th, please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson for a donation form.

Kelly’s Cross Family Fun Day – October 4th 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration at 11 a.m., Magic Show, Full 5 Course Gourmet Dinner, Face Painting, Crafts, Games completion & bonfire. Every participating family gets a gift certificate of at least $20 & a chance at prizes of over $1500. See Posters for more & detailed info.

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Announcements Day 4

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
Thursday, September 25, 2014 Day 4

FOUND: Eye glasses on Bus #25 – they are in the main office if you think they are yours.
Eye glasses left at Bluefield – Call 675-7480 if you think they might be yours.

BUS PASSES; Any student that has a note for a bus pass, please bring it to the office in the morning before 10 a.m.

HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING that was scheduled for October 7th has been changed to October 15th.

Kelly’s Cross Family Fun Day – October 4th 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration at 11 a.m., Magic Show, Full 5 Course Gourmet Dinner, Face Painting, Crafts, Games completion & bonfire. Every participating family gets a gift certificate of at least $20 & a chance at prizes of over $1500. See Posters for more & detailed info.

Cafeteria Menu – Sweet & Sour Meatballs with rice & Stir Fried Vegetables $5. Hamburger Combo – Hamburger with Baked Potato Wedges OR Side Salad $4.05.

BAND
Mr. Nabuurs was ecstatic with the results of the Ford Drive One Event yesterday! We exceeded our goal of 300 drivers by 70. We also sold out on French Fries and drinks yesterday making the whole day an awesome event to raise funds for the band. Mr Nabuurs would like to thank Mr. Mackinnon and Mr. MacCallum for their tireless help yesterday with every thing from making signs to running to the store for extra pop, you were a great assistance. Also a thank you to ALL staff who went for a drive and students for your support in advertising the event to parents and for buying French Fries. Many Thanks to everyone!!

Any Band students who didn’t get their on line prizes for the magazine campaign need to see Mr. Nabuurs at lunch time today. We will be having our magazine campaign wind up rally next week.

Are you interested in taking part in the SCIENCE FAIR but would like help getting your project together? Just sign up for the Science Fair Club and help and guidance will be yours. The sign up sheet is posted next to Mme Deveau’s homeroom (7B). This year the Science Fair at UPEI will be offering thousands of dollars in prizes and awards.

SPORTS
Terry Fox Run/Walk: Will take place today 7th Period. Students are to return to their Homeroom class at the beginning of 7th period and wait to be called down. Donations are still be accepted and the J.R.’s Pizza draw will take place Monday.

Girls’ Soccer: Good luck to the girls in their game today versus Queen Charlotte at Simmons Field. Game time is 4:00 pm. Players, after the Terry Fox Run/Walk, you will have time to get ready and then meet taxis at the Grade 7 doors at 3:00 pm.

Girls’ Field Hockey: Practice today is at the turf. Players, you will have time to prepare after the Terry Fox Run. Please take Bus #171 at dismissal.

Boys’ Soccer: Good luck to the boys who play at the turf field at 4:00 pm versus QC. Players, please be prepared to take Bus #171 at dismissal.

Dodgeball Derby: Begins Monday! A reminder that all participants must be changed into proper gym clothing to take part.

WEIGHT LIFTING Any Grade 9 students male or female, interested in afterschool weight-training program, see Robbie McEntee.

Any students playing FALL SPORTS & interested in the X-COUNTRY meet please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson today for information.

X-COUNTRY Cross country running today from 3:15-4:15.

DUKE OF EDINBURGH: Reminder to get “safety goggles” from Mr. MacKinnon. Please be at Bluefield at 7 p.m. sharp.

Any student or staff interested in participating in the 5km CIBC Run For The Cure on Sunday, October 5th, please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson for a donation form.

Any Grade 8 & 9 student leaving the school property must have their permission slip signed by parent and returned to their teacher and this permission is to walk to the store only, and NOT to cross the highway. Students in grade 7 are not permitted to leave the school property.

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Ford Drive One Event!

Today is the Ford Drive One Event here at the School. Mr. Nabuurs is asking ALL students to get their parents to come to the school and take a Ford for a test drive. The band will get $20 for every Test Drive! If EVERY band parent came for a test drive, we would easily reach our goal of 300 test drives for the day. The event runs from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM tomorrow.

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Announcement Day 3

Boys soccer team will be practicing at the turf today and playing at the turf tomorrow, therefore will have to get on bus 171 (I think).

Also, the boys suffered their first loss of the season last night 2-1 to Stonepark. The boys had many chances and vow to get them next time!

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Announcements Day 3

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 24, 2014 Day 3

HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING that was scheduled for October 7th has been changed to October 15th.

Kelly’s Cross Family Fun Day – October 4th 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration at 11 a.m., Magic Show, Full 5 Course Gourmet Dinner, Face Painting, Crafts, Games completion & bonfire. Every participating family gets a gift certificate of at least $20 & a chance at prizes of over $1500. See Posters for more & detailed info.

Cafeteria Menu – Spaghetti & Meatsauce served with Garlic Breadstick & Caesar Salad; Pizza Burger -$2.25, Garlic Round with Sauce $3.75, 3-cheese Pizza $3.

BAND
Jazz Band is cancelled for this week due to the Ford Drive One Event. Grade 8 Band WILL have practice as usual tomorrow.

Reminder to Staff and Students, that the Cavendish Farms “Fry Wagon” will be parked in front of the school today as part of the Ford Drive One event. Fries are $2, pop, or water are $1.50 or get fires AND a drink for $3! Have a snack at lunch or after school today.

Any band students who brought in magazine subscriptions that they forgot at home yesterday are asked to please pass it into the secretary’s in the main office TODAY please.

Reminder to students (Especially Band Students) that your parents should be coming to the school to test drive a Ford today, if you think they forgot, please give them a call or text them to remind them. The event runs from 10:00 AM this morning to 7:00 PM tonight.

Are you interested in taking part in the SCIENCE FAIR but would like help getting your project together? Just sign up for the Science Fair Club and help and guidance will be yours. The sign up sheet is posted next to Mme Deveau’s homeroom (7B). This year the Science Fair at UPEI will be offering thousands of dollars in prizes and awards.

SPORTS
Terry Fox Run: We will be having our annual EWS Terry Fox Run tomorrow during last period. Every year, EWS students and staff show outstanding support in this cause to fight cancer. For every $1 donation students bring in, they will receive a ballot to win a J.R.’s Large Pizza and 2L pop.

Girls’ Field Hockey: There is no practice today after school. All players are asked to see Ms. Sanderson some time today. Practice tomorrow is at the turf, 3:30-5:00 pm.

Girls’ Soccer: Jasmine Tang scored in the second half to tie the game 1-1, and that score would stand against Stonepark yesterday. Practice today here at EWS, 3:30-5:00 pm. Game tomorrow at QC.

Intramurals: Indoor Soccer free-play. Space is limited, so sign up early.

J.R.’s Dodgeball Derby: Teachers, please ensure your homeroom’s sign-up sheet is returned by lunch today.

WEIGHT LIFTING Any Grade 9 students male or female, interested in afterschool weight-training program, see Robbie McEntee.

Any students playing FALL SPORTS & interested in the X-COUNTRY meet please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson today for information.

BOYS VOLLEYBALL TEAM lost our home opener last night 3-1 to Queen Charlotte. We had strong performances from Spencer Gill, Nick Havenga & Kyle Doiron. Practice today at 3:20-5 p.m.

There will be a DUKE OF EDINBURGH MEETING today (Day 3) period 7 in room 724. Please inform your 7th period teachers why you are missing class.

Peer Helpers – Please meet in the Guidance Room during silent reading today.

Any student or staff interested in participating in the 5km CIBC Run For The Cure on Sunday, October 5th, please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson for a donation form.

Any Grade 8 & 9 student leaving the school property must have their permission slip signed by parent and returned to their teacher and this permission is to walk to the store only, and NOT to cross the highway. Students in grade 7 are not permitted to leave the school property.

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