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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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
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
– 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.