Announcements Day 3

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 16, 2014 Day 3

Cafeteria Menu – $5 Sloppy Joe served with Mashed Potato & Fresh Carrots. $3.95 chinese Bowl with Fried Rice, Spicy chicken & veggies.
BAND
Today is Double Your Points Day, the first collection day for the magazine campaign. Band students who sold “ON PAPER” should bring subscription forms and money to the Industrial Arts Lab during your lunch today. PLEASE DO NOT CARRY COLLECTION ENVELOPES AROUND IN YOUR KIT BAG FOR THE MORNING, LOCK IT IN YOUR LOCKER UNTIL LUNCH TIME. If you need order forms or catalogues, you can get them in the industrial arts lab at lunch time.

Mr. Nabuurs will be set up in the Industrial Arts Lab today at lunch to give prizes to students who sold on line. You can also find out how many magazines you sold and who bought what from you on line.

Grade 8 and 9 band students wishing to play in the jazz band need to sign up on the sheet posted on Mr. Nabuurs office window. First practice is tomorrow, Wednesday from dismissal until 4:30 PM.

All Band practices will be at there weekly scheduled time this week: That is as follows:
Monday and Thursday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 8 Band
Tuesday and Friday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 9 Band
Wednesday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 7 Band

Mr. Nabuurs is still looking for parent volunteers to help with both the Magazine Campaign AND the Ford Drive One event. If your Mom or Dad or Grandparent could help, please get them to send Mr. Nabuurs an email at fanabuurs@edu.pe.ca

Hockey Academy- There will be a parent’s information meeting for the Hockey Academy on Thursday night, immediately following the Meet the Teacher night sessions. It will take place in Mr. Cusack’s room (Room 908). Hopefully all can attend.

Could all students that volunteered to be in Breakfast Program, with teachers permission, please come to the Home Ec. Foods lab at Silent Reading for a brief meeting.

Yearbook
The Yearbook is ready to select the 2014/2015 committee. We are looking for 10 creative students who can work independently. The yearbook is open to Grade Nine students only.
If you are interested you can obtain an application form in the office or from Mr. Martin.
The deadline for applications is Friday, September 19.
As deadlines are important to the production of a yearbook the deadline must be respected

Girls’ Soccer: Practice today 3:30-5:00 pm at the turf. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:55 pm and take Bus #171 at dismissal.

Girls’ Field Hockey: No practice today. Next practice is Wednesday, 3:30-4:45 pm with a parent meeting afterwards.

Intramurals: Outdoor Equipment sign-out. Dodgeball Derby will begin next week….Stay tuned!

NO Cross Country Running today. Practices this week will be on Wednesday & Thursday 3:15-4:15. All students are welcome to join. Permission forms are in the lobby.

Girls Volleyball – There will be a list posted at noon for girls to attend practice at 3:15pm.

Island Storm Basketball: Any student interested in applying to work as a “6th Person” (team manager) at Storm home games, are asked to see Ms. Sanderson. Duties include: making sure equipment, water, uniforms, clothing, towels and other player needs are met; as well as a rebounding during warm-ups. Chosen applicants will receive 2 season tickets, a one-of-a kind Storm shirt, and professional work experience. More information is posted in the lobby.

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.

Grade 9 Assembly – 3rd period in the Cafeteria today. Mr. Wight will call them down.

Bus Evacuation Drill this week:

The following buses will be having an evacuation drill tomorrow, Wednesday, September 17 in the morning when the buses arrive with students at the school in the lower staff parking lot. Bus #148 (Virginia MacDonald) and bus # 195 (Kent Lannan).

The following buses will be having an evacuation drill Thursday, September 18 in the morning when the buses arrive with students at the school in the lower staff parking lot. Bus #171 (Shemla MacIsaac) and bus # 73 (Jane Aten).

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Announcements Day2

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 15, 2014 Day 2

Cafeteria Menu – $5 for Spaghetti and Meatballs served with garlic bread & Caesar salad.
The Combo is Cream of Broccoli Soup & Grilled Cheese Sandwich for $4.

BAND
Tomorrow is Double Your Points Day, the first collection day for the magazine campaign. If you didn’t get all the sales you wanted over the weekend, tonight’s the night. If you need order forms or catalogues, see Mr. Nabuurs today. If you’d like to see who bought from you on line over the weekend, see Mr. Nabuurs in the band room at lunch time today.

Grade 8 and 9 band students wishing to play in the jazz band need to sign up on the sheet posted on Mr. Nabuurs office window. First practice is this Wednesday from dismissal until 4:30 PM.

All Band practices will be at there weekly scheduled time this week: That is as follows:
Monday and Thursday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 8 Band
Tuesday and Friday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 9 Band
Wednesday @ 7:50 AM, Grade 7 Band

Mr. Nabuurs would like to remind all staff and students of the Other Band Fundraiser that takes place in 2 weeks. The Ford “Drive One for Your School” event will take place here at the school on Wednesday, September 24 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. All you have to do is get your parent to come to the school to take a brand new Ford vehicle for a test drive and Ford will give the band program $20. Please spread the word. All we need is 300 people to come drive a Ford that day and the band will make $6000.

Mr. Nabuurs is still looking for parent volunteers to help with both the Magazine Campaign AND the Ford Drive One event. If your Mom or Dad or Grandparent could help, please get them to send Mr. Nabuurs an email at fanabuurs@edu.pe.ca

Hockey Academy- There will be a parent’s information meeting for the Hockey Academy on Thursday night, immediately following the Meet the Teacher night sessions. It will take place in Mr. Cusack’s room (Room 908). Hopefully all can attend.

Yearbook
The Yearbook is ready to select the 2014/2015 committee. We are looking for 10 creative students who can work independently. The yearbook is open to Grade Nine students only.
If you are interested you can obtain an application form in the office or from Mr. Martin.
The deadline for applications is Friday, September 19.
As deadlines are important to the production of a yearbook the deadline must be respected

There will be a DUKE OF EDINBURGH meeting today, period 7 in room 724. Please bring your Duke books.

Girls’ Soccer: No practice today. Practice tomorrow, 3:30-5:00 pm at the turf.

Girls’ Field Hockey: Practice today 3:30-4:45 pm.

Intramurals: Outdoor Equipment sign-out.

Island Storm Basketball: Any student interested in applying to work as a “6th Person” (team manager) at Storm home games, are asked to see Ms. Sanderson. Duties include: making sure equipment, water, uniforms, clothing, towels and other player needs are met; as well as a rebounding during warm-ups. Chosen applicants will receive 2 season tickets, a one-of-a kind Storm shirt, and professional work experience. More information is posted in the lobby.

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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Announcements Day 1

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 12, 2014 Day 1

Cafeteria Menu – $5 for 2 soft tacos stuffed with ground turkey meat, tomato,lettuce & cheese. $4.85 for Baked Chicken burger served with potato wedges or side salad.

BREAKFAST PROGRAM: Any students who volunteer, or who are interested in volunteering with the Breakfast Program please meet in the cafeteria extension today during silent reading. (With teacher’s permission.)

There will be a DUKE OF EDINBURGH meeting Monday, September 15th, period 7. Please bring your Duke books. If you cannot attend, please see Ms. MacKinnon, Mr. MacKinnon or Mr. Galaise before the meeting.

Girls’ Soccer: The team list is posted. Practice Monday 3:30-5:00 pm.

Field Hockey: A list is posted for players asked to attend today’s tryout, 3:30-4:45 pm here at EWS. Any of those players interested in playing goalie are asked to see Ms. Sanderson today.

Intramurals: Outdoor Equipment sign-out.

Girls Volleyball- Thank you to all the girls that tried out. A list of players , to attend Monday tryout , will be posted at noon. No tryout today.

We are missing a flute and a trombone from the band room if you took it home by mistake, could you please bring it back and give it to Mr. Nabuurs right away. Flute Number 78 and Trombone number 21. Mr. Nabuurs is also looking for extra mouthpieces for Tuba’s Baritones and French Horns. If you have one in your locker or at home, could you please bring it to him ASAP. Thanks

Our Band Magazine Campaign is under way. Tuesday is our first collection day students and you get 2 points for EVERY magazine sold ON- LINE or on paper. If anyone needs extra catalogues or order forms see Mr. Nabuurs anytime today. He’ll also be in the main lobby at dismissal for anyone who’d like extra’s. This is the weekend to SELL SELL SELL!!!

The sign up sheet for Jazz Band is posted on Mr. Nabuurs office window. Any grade 8 or 9 band students are invited to sign up. First practice is next Wednesday from dismissal until 4:30 PM.

Grade 8 Band has band practice on Monday morning next week.

All Band students MAY TAKE THEIR INSTRUMENT HOME TONIGHT for the weekend EXCEPT Tuba players.

Mr. Nabuurs would like to remind all staff and students of the Other Band Fundraiser that takes place in 2 weeks. The Ford “Drive One for Your School” event will take place here at the school on Wednesday, September 24 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. All you have to do is get your parent to come to the school to take a brand new Ford vehicle for a test drive and Ford will give the band program $20. Please spread the word. All we need is 300 people to come drive a Ford that day and the band will make $6000.

Mr. Nabuurs is still looking for parent volunteers to help with both the Magazine Campaign AND the Ford Drive One event. If your Mom or Dad or Grandparent could help, please get them to send Mr. Nabuurs an email at fanabuurs@edu.pe.ca

The Library is open as of today. Each morning the Library opens from 8:30-8:55. It is also open during both lunches and at Silent Reading. Students need a permission slip from their homeroom teacher to go to the Library during Silent Reading.
LIBRARY RULES:
1. Be respectful of others.
2. Ask permission to print documents.
3. Computers are for school work and browsing; no gaming of any kind permitted.
4. Food and drinks are not allowed in the Library.

Students can check out two books each for up to three weeks. Students with overdue books cannot check out books, and students with overdue books from last year cannot check out books until that issue is resolved. There are 18 students in that situation, so they should see Ms. Green as soon as possible.

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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Announcements Day 6

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 11, 2014 Day 6

Grade 9 has band practice on Friday morning.

Cafeteria Menu – $5 Sweet & Sour Meatballs with Stir-Fry Veggies. Combo is $4.05 Hamburger with Baked Potato Wedges or Side Salad.

Girls’ Soccer: Final tryout is today at the turf field, 3:30-5:00 pm. Players are asked to please dismiss at 2:55 pm (no earlier) and take Bus #171 at dismissal. Please arrange to have your drive pick you up at the turf.

Girls’ Field Hockey: Tryouts continue today here at EWS, 3:30-4:45 pm. Please see Ms. Sanderson if you have any questions.

Girls’ Volleyball: Tryouts today 3:15-4:30 pm.

Intramurals: Outdoor Equipment Sign-Out.

Reminder to staff and band students that period 7 today is the start up rally for the Band Magazine Campaign. All band students are asked to come to the cafeteria at the beginning of 7th period. You do NOT need to go to your 7th period class first.

Mr. Nabuurs would like to remind all staff and students of the Other Band Fundraiser that takes place in 2 weeks. The Ford “Drive One for Your School” event will take place here at the school on Wednesday, September 24 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. All you have to do is get your parent to come to the school to take a brand new Ford vehicle for a test drive and Ford will give the band program $20. Please spread the word. All we need is 300 people to come drive a Ford that day and the band will make $6000.

Any grade 8 or 9 band students who’d like to play in Jazz Band this year need to sign up on the sheet posted on Mr. Nabuurs office Window. First practice will be NEXT Wednesday from dismissal until 4:30 PM.

Mr. Nabuurs is still looking for parent volunteers to help with both the Magazine Campaign AND the Ford Drive One event. If your Mom or Dad or Grandparent could help, please get them to send Mr. Nabuurs an email at fanabuurs@edu.pe.ca

The Library is open as of today. Each morning the Library opens from 8:30-8:55. It is also open during both lunches and at Silent Reading. Students need a permission slip from their homeroom teacher to go to the Library during Silent Reading.
LIBRARY RULES:
1. Be respectful of others.
2. Ask permission to print documents.
3. Computers are for school work and browsing; no gaming of any kind permitted.
4. Food and drinks are not allowed in the Library.

Students can check out two books each for up to three weeks. Students with overdue books cannot check out books, and students with overdue books from last year cannot check out books until that issue is resolved. There are 18 students in that situation, so they should see Ms. Green as soon as possible.

Cross country running today from 3:15-4:15. New runners are welcome to join anytime!

Girl’s Volleyball tryouts today in the gym at 3:15-4:30. Remember to bring your signed permission slip or you will not be eligible to try out.

Boy’s soccer practice tonight here at the school until 5:00.

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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Announcements day 5

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 10, 2014 Day 5

East Wiltshire Intermediate School is one of 24 schools selected by the House of the Legislative Assembly to receive a PEI flag in recognition of the 2014 celebration. We have been asked to draw attention to this Provincial flag, and it’s symbolism relating to the 1864 conference.

Grade 8 Band has band practice tomorrow morning at 7:50 AM. Grade 9 has band practice on Friday morning.

Reminder to teachers and band students of the band magazine campaign start up rally tomorrow afternoon during period 7. All band students will be asked to go to the cafeteria during period 7 and reading period tomorrow, Day 6 perid 7.

Any grade 8 or 9 band students who wish to play in jazz band are asked to sign up on the sheet on Mr. Nabuurs office window. First practice is next Wednesday after school from 3:10 until 4:30 PM.

Cafeteria Menu; – Special today is Spaghetti with meat sauce served with Garlic Bread & Caesar Salad is $5. Combo is 4 Chicken Nuggets served with rice or potato wedges is $4.25.

The Library is open as of today. Each morning the Library opens from 8:30-8:55. It is also open during both lunches and at Silent Reading. Students need a permission slip from their homeroom teacher to go to the Library during Silent Reading.
LIBRARY RULES:
1. Be respectful of others.
2. Ask permission to print documents.
3. Computers are for school work and browsing; no gaming of any kind permitted.
4. Food and drinks are not allowed in the Library.

Students can check out two books each for up to three weeks. Students with overdue books cannot check out books, and students with overdue books from last year cannot check out books until that issue is resolved. There are 18 students in that situation, so they should see Ms. Green as soon as possible.

Girls’ Soccer: Tryouts today will be at the turf field in Cornwall. Players are asked to dismiss at 2:55 pm (no earlier) to get prepared, and take Bus #171 at dismissal. Tryout time is 3:30-5:00 pm and all players should have a drive arranged to pick them up at the turf field.

Girls’ Field Hockey: The first tryout is TODAY 3:30-4:45 pm here at EWS field. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Sanderson.

Girls’ Volleyball: Tryouts begin today 3:15-4:30 pm.

Cross-Country Running: Students are allowed to play on a fall sport team AND take part in Cross-Country Running. For example, you may play soccer and cross-country running.

Intramurals: Today will be Outdoor Equipment Sign-Out.

There is no boy’s soccer practice tonight. There will be tomorrow, here at the school until 5:00.

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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Announcements Day 4

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 9, 2014 Day 4

East Wiltshire Intermediate School is one of 24 schools selected by the House of the Legislative Assembly to receive a PEI flag in recognition of the 2014 celebration. We have been asked to draw attention to this Provincial flag, and it’s symbolism relating to the 1864 conference.

Cafeteria Menu; – Hot Chicken on a bun served with mashed potatoes and kernel corn $5. A baked potato and a choice of veggies & cheese $4.50.

Mr. Nabuurs is still looking for some instruments that have NOT been passed in, if you forgot yours at home would you PLEASE bring it back to the band room right away. Thanks

There will NOT be a grade 7 band practice yet tomorrow morning, the first band practice for the grade 7 band will be NEXT WEEK on Wednesday morning beginning at 7:50 AM. The first band practice for the grade 8’s WILL HAPPEN THIS Thursday morning at 7:50 AM and for the grade 9’s THIS Friday morniing at 7:50 AM. Instruments will be assigned on Wednesday and Thursday to all band students.

Any Band student in grades 8 and 9 interested in playing in the jazz band this year are asked to sign up on the sheet in the band room. You can play ANY instrument in the jazz band including guitar and electric bass. If you have questions, see Mr. Nabuurs.

The Library is open as of today. Each morning the Library opens from 8:30-8:55. It is also open during both lunches and at Silent Reading. Students need a permission slip from their homeroom teacher to go to the Library during Silent Reading.
LIBRARY RULES:
1. Be respectful of others.
2. Ask permission to print documents.
3. Computers are for school work and browsing; no gaming of any kind permitted.
4. Food and drinks are not allowed in the Library.

Students can check out two books each for up to three weeks. Students with overdue books cannot check out books, and students with overdue books from last year cannot check out books until that issue is resolved. There are 18 students in that situation, so they should see Ms. Green as soon as possible.

EWS Fall Sport Team Tryouts: Permission forms are available in the lobby for any students interested in trying out for Soccer, Volleyball, and Field Hockey (girls only). We also have a Cross-Country team where everyone is welcome to participate. Students must return a signed permission form to the coach at the first tryout. No permission form = No tryout.

Girls’ Field Hockey: The first tryout is tomorrow (Wednesday, September 10th) 3:30-4:45 pm here at EWS field. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Sanderson.

Girls’ Volleyball: Tryouts begin tomorrow (Wednesday) 3:15-4:30 pm.

Cross-Country Running: Students are allowed to play on a fall sport team AND take part in Cross-Country Running. For example, you may play soccer and cross-country running.

Intramurals: Today will be Outdoor Equipment Sign-Out.

X-Country Running: today 3:15-4:15. All are welcome to join – no experience necessary. Please bring permission forms – found in the main lobby. Practices will be Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays.

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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Announcements Day 3

EAST WILTSHIRE INTERMEDIATE
September 8, 2014 Day 3

Cafeteria Menu; – Lasagna served with ½ Garlic Bread stick & side Caesar Salad for $5. Chicken Caesar Salad $3.75.

Breakfast Program: Begins today, Monday, September 8/14.

Any Band student who has an instrument in their locker or classroom is asked to take it to the band room as SOON AS YOU HEAR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. If you forgot it at home, please see Mr. Nabuurs at lunch time today.

Reminder to Band Students and Staff that the Band Magazine Campaign begins this Thursday with an assembly during period 7 and reading period. All band students will be absent from class at that time. (Thursday, Day 6, Period 7)

Any teachers willing to help Mr. Nabuurs out with the Ford Drive one event either after school, at lunch time, or during a free period (Wednesday, Sept 24) please send Mr. Nabuurs an e-mail, or let him know. The after school time runs until 7:00 PM. Thanks in advance.

The Library is open as of today. Each morning the Library opens from 8:30-8:55. It is also open during both lunches and at Silent Reading. Students need a permission slip from their homeroom teacher to go to the Library during Silent Reading.
LIBRARY RULES:
1. Be respectful of others.
2. Ask permission to print documents.
3. Computers are for school work and browsing; no gaming of any kind permitted.
4. Food and drinks are not allowed in the Library.

Students can check out two books each for up to three weeks. Students with overdue books cannot check out books, and students with overdue books from last year cannot check out books until that issue is resolved. There are 18 students in that situation, so they should see Ms. Green as soon as possible.

Intramurals: Today will be Outdoor Equipment Sign-Out.

EWS Fall Sport Team Tryouts: Permission forms are available in the lobby for any students interested in trying out for Soccer, Volleyball, and Field Hockey (girls only). We also have a Cross-Country team where everyone is welcome to participate. Students must return a signed permission form to the coach at the first tryout. No permission form = No tryout.

Girls’ Soccer: The second tryout is today, 3:30-5:00 pm here at EWS.

Field Hockey: Tryouts will begin later this week.

Boys Volleyball Tryouts: will begin today after school. You need a permission form to participate. They are in the lobby. Ask Phys. Ed. Staff or Mrs. Butler, Industrial Arts, if you have questions.

X-Country Running: Will begin today 3:15-4:15. All are welcome to join – no experience necessary. Please bring permission forms – found in the main lobby. Practices will be Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays.

There will be Boy’s soccer try-outs today after school until 5:00 at the school field. Make sure you have your permission form, or do not bother! If you have any questions, come see Mr. MacAdam.

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.

THANK YOU to the janitorial staff for having the school so clean and looking great. All your hard work over the summer is truly appreciated by all staff and students!

TEACHERS’ ANNOUNCEMENT
#7 Dean Martin would have won $8.00 if he had played the 50/50 on Friday! Next draw will be a DOUBLE JACKPOT on Friday, September 12! $11.85 was raised for the Breakfast Program. Thanks for playing!!

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