Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 Day 2

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 Day 2

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Remembrance Day Writing/Drawing Entries:  Please send to Mrs. MacKinley-Curran today.

 Operation Christmas Child boxes have been circulated again this year. I would like to challenge all Classes at EWS to fill at least two boxes with treasures that will certainly be appreciated by the children who will be opening them at Christmas time. Collection of the boxes will be on Nov 20 – 21st. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Keough. Extra boxes are available in my classroom…

 November 14th and 15th:  No School for students as there is the PEI Teacher’s Federation Convention.

 Wednesday, November 20th:  Islander Hockey Day – all students at East Wiltshire will be attending an Islanders Hockey game at no cost.  Attendance will be taken and students are expected to be in school for the day.  Any students who chose not to attend will have a place stay at school and complete work.  Parents are asked to contact me at jlcole@edu.pe.ca regarding their student not attending the hockey game by Monday, November 18.  We need to know for planning purposes by this date. 

Thursday, November 21st – 7:00 – 9:30 Student Dance.  A reminder that students need to be in attendance at school for the day or have special permission due to an appointment, in order to attend.  Cost is $5.  No bus passes on dance day.

There will be a full student council meeting at the beginning of late lunch in Mrs. Duffy’s room.  All Student Council reps are asked to attend.

 Grade 8  & 9 Hockey Academy today.

 Wrestling: Permission forms are now available in the lobby on bulletin board or from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon!!  Students must have a signed permission form passed in.

 Chess club: Any students interested in participating in a chess club during lunch time is asked to sign up in the library. No experience is necessary! Please see Ms. Perry if you have any questions. 

 The Gay Straight Alliance Group will be meeting during period #4 on Wednesday, November 13th in the conference center across from Mr. Cusacks room. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be exploring their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. Any questions, see Mr. Mitchell.

 –      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

 Basketball Tryouts

Girls’ AA –  Wednesday 5 – 7 p.m.

Boys’ AA – Wednesday 3:30 – 5 p.m.

 INTRAMURALS: Q-Tip Ball league games are scheduled.

 SO FUN DAY: Good luck and have fun to all students representing EWS at the Special Olympics Fun Day this morning at Bluefield!

 CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

Pasta bake served with Caesar salad w/garlic breadstick $5.75

3 cheese pizza slice served w/ Caesar salad & ICEE juice cup $5.25

½ Ham & cheddar wrap with side pasta salad $4.75

 COMMUNITY

APM CENTRE

Extra Family Skates:
Friday, November 8 – 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, November 14 – 10:00am to 11:00am (Changed from Preschool  to Family skate)
Friday, November 15 – 10:00am – 11:00am
Fees $2.50 Adult, $2.00 Student & $1.00 Pre-school, $7.00 per Family

  Skating Rules:

– All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
– All children under the age of 16 must wear a Helmet. (Loaner helmets available at the Canteen)
– Horseplay, tag and racing will not be tolerated during the public skates and could result in people being asked to leave.
– It is strongly suggested that all participants wear helmets during public skates.
– Chairs should only be used as a skating tool. Please do not push kids on chairs.

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Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 Day 1

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 Day 1

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Operation Christmas Child boxes have been circulated again this year. I would like to challenge all Classes at EWS to fill at least two boxes with treasures that will certainly be appreciated by the children who will be opening them at Christmas time. Collection of the boxes will be on Nov 20 – 21st. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Keough. Extra boxes are available in my classroom…

 Breakfast Program: Reminder to students that the daily specials are limited to 1 per student. 

 Wrestling: Permission forms are now available in the lobby on bulletin board or from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon!!  Students must have a signed permission form passed in.

 Chess club: Any students interested in participating in a chess club during lunch time is asked to sign up in the library. No experience is necessary! Please see Ms. Perry if you have any questions. 

 The Gay Straight Alliance Group will be meeting during period #4 on Wednesday, November 13th in the conference center across from Mr. Cusacks room. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be exploring their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. Any questions, see Mr. Mitchell.

 –      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

 Basketball Tryouts

Girls’ AA – Tuesday 3:30 – 5 p.m. & Wednesday 5 – 7 p.m.

Boys’ AA – Tuesday 5-6:30 p.m. & Wednesday 3:30 – 5 p.m.

 INTRAMURALS: Q-Tip Ball league games. Schedules and teams are posted in the lobby.

 FIELD HOCKEY: Team uniforms to be returned: Harmony, Nevaeh, & Haley.

 CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

Chicken Quesadilla served with Mexican rice & corn $5.75

½ Buffalo chicken flatbread w/side Caesar salad and juice $5.25

Egg salad sandwich w/homemade soup of the day $4.75

 COMMUNITY

APM CENTRE

Extra Family Skates:
Friday, November 8 – 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, November 14 – 10:00am to 11:00am (Changed from Preschool  to Family skate)
Friday, November 15 – 10:00am – 11:00am
Fees $2.50 Adult, $2.00 Student & $1.00 Pre-school, $7.00 per Family

 Skating Rules:

– All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
– All children under the age of 16 must wear a Helmet. (Loaner helmets available at the Canteen)
– Horseplay, tag and racing will not be tolerated during the public skates and could result in people being asked to leave.
– It is strongly suggested that all participants wear helmets during public skates.
– Chairs should only be used as a skating tool. Please do not push kids on chairs.

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Thursday, November 7th, 2019 Day 6

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Thursday, November 7, 2019 Day 6

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Picture Retakes next Tuesday, November 12th.

 Operation Christmas Child boxes have been circulated again this year. I would like to challenge all Classes at EWS to fill at least two boxes with treasures that will certainly be appreciated by the children who will be opening them at Christmas time. Collection of the boxes will be on Nov 20 – 21st. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Keough. Extra boxes are available in my classroom…

 Breakfast Program: Reminder to students that the daily specials are limited to 1 per student. 

Wrestling: Permission forms are now available in the lobby on bulletin board or from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon!!  Students must have a signed permission form passed in.

 Chess club: Any students interested in participating in a chess club during lunch time is asked to sign up in the library. No experience is necessary! Please see Ms. Perry if you have any questions. 

 The Gay Straight Alliance Group will be meeting during period #4 on Thursday, November 7th in the conference center across from Mr. Cusacks room. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be exploring their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. Any questions, see Mr. Mitchell.

BAND: Please check the band blog for a detailed post about upcoming Remembrance Day performances: https://eastwiltband.wordpress.com/

  November 7th: School Assembly Performance

The grade 9 concert band will perform at the school-wide Remembrance Day assembly on Thursday, November 7th in the morning. All grade 9 band students are asked to please bring full uniforms, instruments, and music to school  on Thursday morning.

November 11th: Kingston Cenotaph Performance: A Remembrance Day Ensemble comprised of a smaller group of 19 grade 8 and 9 volunteers will perform on Monday, November 11th at the Kingston Legion Remembrance Day ceremony.

The outdoor ceremony will be held this year at the cenotaph on the corner of the Kingston Road and the Bannockburn Road at the site of Kingston United Church on Monday, November 11th.

–      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

 Basketball Tryouts

Girls’ AA – Tuesday 3:30 – 5 p.m. & Wednesday 5 – 7 p.m.

Boys’ AA – Tuesday 5-7 p.m. & Wednesday 3:30 – 5 p.m.

 INTRAMURALS: Q-Tip Ball league games. Schedules and teams are posted in the lobby.

 FIELD HOCKEY: Team uniforms to be returned: Harmony, Nevaeh, Winter, Haley, Renee.

  CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

Ham & cheese or turkey sub topped the way you like it $5.75

Baked chicken nuggets with baked potato wedges & juice $5.25

½ turkey & cheddar wrap with homemade soup of the day $4.75

 COMMUNITY

APM CENTRE

Extra Family Skates:
Friday, November 8 – 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, November 14 – 10:00am to 11:00am (Changed from Preschool  to Family skate)
Friday, November 15 – 10:00am – 11:00am
Fees $2.50 Adult, $2.00 Student & $1.00 Pre-school, $7.00 per Family

  Skating Rules:

– All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
– All children under the age of 16 must wear a Helmet. (Loaner helmets available at the Canteen)
– Horseplay, tag and racing will not be tolerated during the public skates and could result in people being asked to leave.
– It is strongly suggested that all participants wear helmets during public skates.
– Chairs should only be used as a skating tool. Please do not push kids on chairs.

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Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 Day 5

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Day 5

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Breakfast Program: Reminder to students that the daily specials are limited to 1 per student. 

Wrestling: Permission forms are now available in the lobby on bulletin board or from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon!!  Students must have a signed permission form passed in.

 Chess club: Any students interested in participating in a chess club during lunch time is asked to sign up in the library. No experience is necessary! Please see Ms. Perry if you have any questions. 

The Gay Straight Alliance Group will be meeting during period #4 on Thursday, November 7th in the conference center across from Mr. Cusacks room. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be exploring their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. Any questions, see Mr. Mitchell.

 BAND: Please check the band blog for a detailed post about upcoming Remembrance Day performances: https://eastwiltband.wordpress.com/

  November 7th: School Assembly Performance

The grade 9 concert band will perform at the school-wide Remembrance Day assembly on Thursday, November 7th in the morning. All grade 9 band students are asked to please bring full uniforms, instruments, and music to school  on Thursday morning.

November 11th: Kingston Cenotaph Performance: A Remembrance Day Ensemble comprised of a smaller group of 19 grade 8 and 9 volunteers will perform on Monday, November 11th at the Kingston Legion Remembrance Day ceremony.

The outdoor ceremony will be held this year at the cenotaph on the corner of the Kingston Road and the Bannockburn Road at the site of Kingston United Church on Monday, November 11th.

–      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

  INTRAMURALS: Q-Tip Ball league begins today for the grade 7/8 lunch. Schedule and teams are posted in the lobby.

 FIELD HOCKEY: Team uniforms to be returned: Harmony, Nevaeh, Mackenzie, Jada, Winter, Haley, Renee.

 CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

Chicken Fettucine Alfredo w/breadstick & Caesar salad $5.75

3 Cheese pizza slice w/Caesar salad & ICEE juice cup $5.25

½ Ham & cheddar wrap w/side pasta salad $4.75

 COMMUNITY

APM CENTRE

Extra Family Skates:
Friday, November 8 – 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, November 14 – 10:00am to 11:00am (Changed from Preschool  to Family skate)
Friday, November 15 – 10:00am – 11:00am
Fees $2.50 Adult, $2.00 Student & $1.00 Pre-school, $7.00 per Family

  Skating Rules:

– All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
– All children under the age of 16 must wear a Helmet. (Loaner helmets available at the Canteen)
– Horseplay, tag and racing will not be tolerated during the public skates and could result in people being asked to leave.
– It is strongly suggested that all participants wear helmets during public skates.
– Chairs should only be used as a skating tool. Please do not push kids on chairs.

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Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 Day 4

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Day 4

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Library will be closed all day on Monday and Tuesday due to department math instruction. This includes both lunches.

 Games room will be open at lunch today.

Hockey Academy:  

Gr.8/9 members will go to the rink on Tuesday this week due conflicts with P/T interviews and Take Your Kid to Work Day. 

 Cadets participating in Remembrance Day Service please meet in the gym period 2.

 Duke of Edinburgh – Any students who need to complete their bike run are asked to meet at the beginning of period 5 in Mr. Galaise’s room. 

 Grade 9 Students Take Your Child To Work Day – Wednesday, November 6t.

 Science Fair Club Meeting: Today, November 5th from 3:15-4:15pm.  Please meet in Mme. Deveau’s homeroom.

 Wrestling: Permission forms are now available in the lobby on bulletin board or from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon!!  Students must have a signed permission form passed in.

 Chess club: Any students interested in participating in a chess club during lunch time is asked to sign up in the library. No experience is necessary! Please see Ms. Perry if you have any questions. 

 The Gay Straight Alliance Group will be meeting during period #4 on Thursday, November 7th in the conference center across from Mr. Cusacks room. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be exploring their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting. Any questions, see Mr. Mitchell.

BAND: Please check the band blog for a detailed post about upcoming Remembrance Day performances: https://eastwiltband.wordpress.com/

 There will be an important rehearsal for the Remembrance Day Ensemble during 3rd period.

  November 7th: School Assembly Performance

The grade 9 concert band will perform at the school-wide Remembrance Day assembly on Thursday, November 7th in the morning. All grade 9 band students are asked to please bring full uniforms, instruments, and music to school  on Thursday morning.

November 11th: Kingston Cenotaph Performance: A Remembrance Day Ensemble comprised of a smaller group of 19 grade 8 and 9 volunteers will perform on Monday, November 11th at the Kingston Legion Remembrance Day ceremony.

The outdoor ceremony will be held this year at the cenotaph on the corner of the Kingston Road and the Bannockburn Road at the site of Kingston United Church on Monday, November 11th.

–      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

Girls AA basketball tryouts will THIS week.

Monday, November 4th, 3:45-5:30 PM

Tuesday, November 5th 3:30-5:15 PM

 INTRAMURALS:: Today is the last day to sign up for Q-Tip Ball. You can make your own team of 4 or sign up individually and we’ll put you on a team.

Today’s activity will be free-play Q-Tip Ball. Participants must be changed and wearing sneakers.

 CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

2 Soft beef tacos served with Mexican rice & corn $5.75

½ Buffalo chicken flatbread w/Caesar salad & juice $5.25

Egg salad sandwich with homemade soup of the day $4.75

Community

APM Centre

Extra Family Skates:  
Friday, November 8 – 10:30am to 11:30am
Thursday, November 14 – 10:00am to 11:00am (Changed from Preschool  to Family skate)
Friday, November 15 – 10:00am – 11:00am
Fees $2.50 Adult, $2.00 Student & $1.00 Pre-school, $7.00 per Family

  Skating Rules:

– All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult
– All children under the age of 16 must wear a Helmet. (Loaner helmets available at the Canteen)
– Horseplay, tag and racing will not be tolerated during the public skates and could result in people being asked to leave.
– It is strongly suggested that all participants wear helmets during public skates.
– Chairs should only be used as a skating tool. Please do not push kids on chairs.

 

 

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Monday, November 4th, 2019 Day 3

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Monday, November 4, 2019 Day 4

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Library will be closed all day on Monday and Tuesday due to department math instruction. This includes both lunches.

Hockey Academy:  

Gr.8/9 members will go to the rink on Tuesday this week due conflicts with P/T interviews and Take Your Kid to Work Day.  

 Grade 9 Students Take Your Child To Work Day – Wednesday, November 6t.

 Science Fair Club Meeting: Tuesday, November 5th from 3:15-4:15pm.  Please meet in Mme. Deveau’s homeroom.

 Remembrance Day Assembly: Practice today for all cadets participating in the Remembrance Day Assembly, period 6 in the cafeteria.

 Peer Helpers – Meeting 6th period in Ms. Doyle-Hogan’s office.  Please bring your schedule.

 Wrestling: Permission forms are now available from Mr. Galaise (Room #902).  The season starts soon as students must have a signed permission form, passed in.

 Library Book Bingo contest:  Visit the library at lunch time to pick up a library book bingo card. To play, read books in the categories in the squares to earn a bingo by completing a horizontal, vertical or diagonal line or the entire card. Follow the instructions found on the back of the bingo card to win an Indigo gift card. Bingo cards are due on December 5th and the draw will be on December 6th. 

 BAND: Please check the band blog for a detailed post about upcoming Remembrance Day performances: https://eastwiltband.wordpress.com/

 There will be an important rehearsal for the Remembrance Day Ensemble from 12:45-1:15 during period 5 today(Monday, November 4th).  Students are asked to eat lunch and then come to the band room for the rehearsal. 

 November 9th: School Assembly Performance

The grade 9 concert band will perform at the school-wide Remembrance Day assembly on Thursday, November 7th in the morning. All grade 9 band students are asked to please bring full uniforms, instruments, and music to school  on Thursday morning.

November 11th: Kingston Cenotaph Performance: A Remembrance Day Ensemble comprised of a smaller group of 19 grade 8 and 9 volunteers will perform on Monday, November 11th at the Kingston Legion Remembrance Day ceremony.

The outdoor ceremony will be held this year at the cenotaph on the corner of the Kingston Road and the Bannockburn Road at the site of Kingston United Church on Monday, November 11th.

 –      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

–      After School Bussing for Field Hockey and Boy’s/Girl’s Soccer

o   Field Hockey members are to travel on Bus 9

  • Boys/Girl’s Soccer are to travel on Bus 171

 Girls AA basketball tryouts will THIS week.

Monday, November 4th, 3:45-5:30 PM

Tuesday, November 5th 3:30-5:15 PM

 INTRAMURALS: Sign ups are now taking place for our first Intramural league – Q-Tip Ball. You can make your own team of 4 or sign up individually and we’ll put you on a team.

Today’s activity will be free-play Q-Tip Ball. Participants must be changed and wearing sneakers.

 CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS

Chicken drumstick bowl $5.75

Burger Express served with Caesar salad $5.25

½ BLT wrap w/ dill pickle pasta salad $4.75

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Friday, November 1, 2019 Day 2

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Friday, November 1, 2019 Day 2

 East Wiltshire Facebook Page – Please follow the link @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/425741841410306/?ref=share

 Friday, Nov 1st will be the first Gender Alliance Group will be meeting in room 127 (beside cooking room) on Friday, November 1st at 11:50am. This is a lunchtime group for students who might be questioning their gender identities, attraction and/or expression and their allies/friends. You can also attend this meeting if you are a friend or have a family member who identifies on the gender or sexual spectrum. This is a safe space where students can have their questions answered or just socialize together. Students can feel free to bring your lunch to the meeting.

 Grade 9 Students Take Your Child To Work Day – Wednesday, November 6t.

 Science Fair Club Meeting: Tuesday, November 5th from 3:15-4:15pm.  Please meet in Mme. Deveau’s homeroom.

 Library Book Bingo contest:  Visit the library at lunch time to pick up a library book bingo card. To play, read books in the categories in the squares to earn a bingo by completing a horizontal, vertical or diagonal line or the entire card. Follow the instructions found on the back of the bingo card to win an Indigo gift card. Bingo cards are due on December 5th and the draw will be on December 6th. 

 BAND: Congratulations to all of the band students on their excellent performances at the concert on Wednesday night at Bluefield! It is always fun to hear the incredible progress students make when they participate in a band program from grade 7 to grade 12. Thank you to parents and students for the commitment you have made to early morning practices this fall. The regular rehearsal schedule will resume next week.

 Students who signed up to perform for the Kingston Legion Remembrance Day service on Monday, November 11th are asked to attend their first rehearsal today during period 7 with their teacher’s permission. 

 **We are still looking for a volunteer who can move music stands from Bluefield back to East Wiltshire between 9:00 and 3:00 today. Please contact Mrs. Peters at ampeters@edu.pe.ca if you can help. Thank you!

  –      Athletic fees are now due!  Soccer – $35, Volleyball – $40, Field Hockey – $25, Cross Country – $10, Golf $20.  Please pass in to Mr. MacAdam asap, if you haven’t already.

–      After School Bussing for Field Hockey and Boy’s/Girl’s Soccer

o   Field Hockey members are to travel on Bus 9

  • Boys/Girl’s Soccer are to travel on Bus 171

 Girls AA basketball tryouts will begin next week.

Monday, November 4th, 3:45-5:30 PM

Tuesday, November 5th 3:30-5:15 PM

  Friday, November 1

2:00 – 8:00               AA Boys and Girls Volleyball Provincials – East Wiltshire School

                             2:00 – East Wiltshire vs. Birchwood

1:30 – 9:00               Soccer Provincials (Bronze Medal Games)

                             3:00 – Girls Soccer vs. Hernewood – Cornwall Soccer Turf

                             3:15 – Boys Soccer vs. KISH  – Cornwall Football Turf

 Saturday, November 2

10:00 am – 5:00 pm      AA Boys and Girls Volleyball Provincials – East Wiltshire School

CAFETERIA:  DAILY SPECIALS Honey garlic baked pork chops $5.75

Ham & cheese breakfast sandwich served with side of fruit salad & Juice $5.25

Chicken salad sandwich with homemade soup of the day $4.75

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