Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 – Day 1
There have been a few cases of head lice at EWS this fall. A reminder to please check your children’s heads and if you require any further information, please contact Public Health Nursing at 902-368-4530.
Grade 9 Band students interested who wish to play in the PEI Intermediate Honors Band this year need to sign up on the sheet on the bulletin board in the outer band room BEFORE the end of the day, Friday. Remember that if you put your name on the sheet you agree to be available the whole weekend of Jan 26, 27 and 28. If you have questions, please speak to Mr. Nabuurs by NEXT WEEK FRIDAY.
Mr. Nabuurs hopes to have all the prizes for the Band Magazine Campaign listed on the bulletin board in the band room. The sheet to order your prizes off of the prize poster will be up next week. The ice cream party will be later in October, The passes for the trampoline park will be passed out at the Ice Cream Party.
TRANSFER BUSES – Just a reminder to EWS students transferring at Bluefield, please be sure to travel on your assigned transfer bus.
Duke of Edinburgh – Reminder to pick up your health sheet and information sheet at the office. Complete these forms and return your health sheet to Mr. McKinnon by Wednesday. Duke bike trip is Oct. 11th & 12th.
Hockey Academy- All members of the academy are reminded that hockey pools are due this Thursday!! Prize to be awarded for top seller. If anyone needs more pools, please see Mr.Cusack. If any students or staff would like to join, there is $1000 in prize money to be won! Contact an academy member to join!!
Reminder that student fees are now due. Please pass in your student information packages ASAP!!!!!
There will be an EWS Sing choir practice today after school until 4pm in Ms. Campbell’s room.
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!
Athletic Fees are past due. Please make arrangements with Mr. MacAdam to have them paid as soon as possible as we have bills to pay for fall sports.
Cross Country: Good luck to the 46 EWS runners who are competing at the Zone 3 Cross Country Meet today at Charlottetown Rural.
The EWS Girl’s soccer team defeated Queen Charlotte 5-1 last evening on goals by Emma MacIntyre, Taytum Vogan, Carley Thompson, Hannah Mills, and Janay Spence. Emma Stevenson played very well in net for EWS.
Tuesday, Oct. 3 – 4:00 EWS @ Stonepark – Girls will be excused at 2:45 to get ready and leave by taxi at the Grade 7 doors at 3:00.
Wednesday, Oct. 4 – 3:30 – 5:00 – Practice at the turf – Travel on bus #9 to the turf.
Thursday, Oct. 5 – No Practice
Tuesday, Oct. 3 – 4:00 EWS @ Stonepark – Boys will be excused at 2:45 to get ready and leave by taxi at the Grade 7 doors at 3:00.
Wednesday, Oct. 4 – 3:30 – 5:00 – Practice at the turf. Travel on bus #7 to the turf.
Thursday, Oct. 5 – 3:30 – 5:00 – Practice at the turf. Travel on bus #7 to the turf.
Tuesday, Oct. 3 – 4:50 EWS vs. SIS – Girls will take bus 171 to the turf.
Wednesday, Oct. 4 – 4:00 EWS @ Montague Int. (Game at Montague High School)
Thursday, Oct. 5 – 3:35 EWS vs. Queen Charlotte – Take bus #171 to the turf.
Tuesday, Oct. 3 – 4:00 Queen Charlotte @ EWS
Wednesday, Oct. – 4:00 Stonepark @ EWS
Thursday, Oct. 5 – 4:00 EWS @ Birchwood.
Tuesday, Oct. 3 – 5:30 Queen Charlotte @ EWS
Wednesday, Oct. – 5:30 – SIS @ EWS
Thursday, Oct. 5 – 5:30 EWS @ Birchwood.
INTRAMURALS: It’s time for our annual Homeroom Dodgeball Derby! Students may sign-up on the sheet provided to your homeroom teacher. The purpose of this event is to promote participation, fair play, and school spirit – everyone is invited to take part. Rules are posted in the lobby.
FIELD HOCKEY: The girls were down a goal, but came back to defeat Stonepark 2-1. Maria McLane and Sarah Peters scored for EWS. Goalie Maddison Thompson played well to secure the win. Game action again today at the turf at 4:50 pm versus SIS. Players may take bus #171 at dismissal or arrange their own drive to the field – ready to play at 4:20 pm.
Cross Country –The Cross Country Meet is today @ 10:00am Charlottetown Rural. The bus will be leaving shortly after O’Canada to transport EWS students to the Meet.
CAFETERIA – Soft beef taco served with Mexican rice and corn $5.25
Taco baked potato with side garden salad and juice $5.00
Egg salad sandwich with homemade soup of the day $4.50
The Inspire Award – The Public Schools Branch believes in celebrating the achievements of students, staff, and other valued members of our educational community. We invite and encourage the PSB community to help us recognize individuals for the Inspire Award. Nominating someone is simple – just take one or two minutes to complete an electronic nomination form on the PSB website at www.gov.pe.ca/edu/psb