Monday, September 25th, 2017 Day 1

UPDATE: Boys’ Soccer Practice today 3:30 – 5:00 at the Turf field.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Monday, September 25th, 2017 Day 1

 TERRY FOX FACTS: When Terry was 19 years old, he discovers he has a malignant tumour in his right leg; the leg is amputated six inches above the knee. The night before his amputation he reads about an amputee runner and dreams of running. A year later, he begins training for his Marathon of Hope, a cross-Canada run to raise money for cancer research. Terry writes to the Canadian Cancer Society to support his run: “I’m not a dreamer, and I’m not saying this will initiate any kind of definitive answer or cure to cancer, but I believe in miracles. I have to.”

 EWS Terry Fox Run/Walk: This school-wide event is scheduled to take place Friday, September 29th during last period. Staff and students are encouraged to donate “Toonies for Terry” or any donation will be acceptable. Let’s show our EWS Warrior spirit in the fight to cure cancer!

EAST WILTSHIRE SCHOOL IS PEANUT AND NUT FREE – PLEASE REFRAIN FROM SENDING ANY PEANUT OR NUT PRODUCTS WITH YOUR CHILDREN FOR LUNCH.  WE HAVE SEVERAL STUDENTS AT THE SCHOOL WITH SEVERE ALLERGIES.

 ****REMINDER ALL BUS NOTES ARE TO BE PASSED TO THE OFFICE IN THE MORNING BY FIRST BREAK AND SHOULD HAVE FIRST AND LAST NAME, WHERE YOU ARE GOING AND WHAT BUS NUMBER*****

 Reminder that student fees are now due.  Please get in your student information packages ASAP!!!

MEMO FROM PUBLIC SCHOOLS BRANCH  – East Wiltshire Students who travel on buses from Westwood and Eliot River (starting tomorrow)  will be picked up 10 minutes earlier so they can arrive at Bluefield at 8:10 am in the morning.

 Mrs. McKinley Curran’s class is organizing the annual “Drive Away Hunger” food drive and it is starting today. We are asking students, if possible, to try to donate one food item. All food donated will go to help out the Charlottetown food bank. The class that collects the most food in each grade level will win a prize! Last year we collected 1135 lbs of food to donate. GET COLLECTING!

The EWS Sing Choir – will practice Tuesday after school until 4pm. If you can not attend, or would like to join, please see Ms. Campbell either today or tomorrow. 

 Peerhelpers – Will be out of school this Wednesday to attend Leadership training.  Please remember your permission form.

Cross Country – Reminder of Cross Country Running practice today.  The team trip to Brackley will be this Thursday leaving at 12:30pm.  Cost will be $3.00.

Any athletes playing fall sports wanting to take part in the Cross Country Running meet next Tuesday, October 3rd, please let Mrs. Doyle-Hogan or Mr. Rogerson know ASAP! Thanks!

Young Farmers – Any students interested in being part of The Young Farmers Group, please meet in Mr. MacCallum’s office at break this morning.

Golfers trying out today are to meet in the Games Room at 12:45pm.  Questions, see Mr. Casey.

 Yearbook – Thank you to all the students who passed in an application.  We will be reading them over the next few days.  The successful candidates will be announced on Tuesday, September 26th.

 ATHLETICS

 Our EWS Warriors finished in 6th place out of 12 teams in the 41st annual ME Callaghan Girls Volleyball Classic over the weekend. Jenna O’Neill won the tournament’s ‘Best Offensive Player’ award, and Lilly Wood, Marlie Tremere, Grace MacKinnon and Elesea Glenn won player of the match awards.”

Practice today from 3:15 to 4:45pm.

Home Game Tuesday 4:00pm vs Birchwood

Girls Volleyball Training Team

Practice today from 4:45 to 6:30pm

FIELD HOCKEY – Practice today at the turf, 3:30-5:00 pm. Players, please be excused at 2:55 pm and take Bus #171 at dismissal.

 INTRAMURALS: Outdoor Equipment sign-out.

  CAFETERIA – Sweet and sour meatballs served with rice and corn $5.25

Burger express served with side caesar salad $5.00

½ BLT wrap will dill pickle pasta salad $4.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

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