Monday, October 16, 2017 Day 2


Monday, October 16th, 2017 – Day 2


 Congratulations to all students and staff who donated to our annual “Drive Away Hunger”food drive.  Our school collected 608 lbs of Food!

Classes that collected the most food were Grade 7 and overall school winner – MacKinley-Curran – 95 items collected. Grade 8 – St. Coeur – 68 items collected Grade 9 – Mr. Hagen/Tremere-Phelan – 25 items collected *Special mention to Mme. Deveau’s class with 64 items collected Prizes will be delivered to the winning classes next week!

 TRANSFER BUSES – Just a reminder to EWS students transferring at Bluefield, please be sure to travel on your assigned transfer bus.

 Girls Basketball – This Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm. This is not a school team.

 Reminder that student fees are now due. 

 Compassion It Meeting will be held on Monday, October 17th, after school from 3:15 – 4:15 in Mrs. Cusack’s room.  Students from grades 7,8 and 9 are all welcome to attend.

Yearbook: Grade nine students that want to have their baby picture in the yearbook this year, can submit a picture to their homeroom teacher or email a picture to Please make sure to label the picture with the student’s name and homeroom class. The deadline for pictures is Wednesday, October 18th.

 Mrs. Cusack’s room will be open during grade 8 & 9 Lunch on Day 5  and during grade 7 & 8 lunch on Day 2 for Games with Peers.  Come choose a game from the shelf and socialize with other students while playing your favorite board game or card game.

 Science Fair – Today will be the last day to sign up for the Science Fair Club.  The sign up sheet is next to Mme. Deveau’s homeroom.

 Duke of Edinburgh Students – Please return any equipment spare tires/pumps/tubes etc. to Mr. Galaise ASAP!

 EWS Sing choir practice tomorrow (Tuesday) after school, until 4pm in Ms. Campbell’s room. 

 Cross Country Running – today and tomorrow. Reminder of Provincials in Mill River on Saturday , October 21st. If unable to attend please see Mrs. Doyle-Hogan ASAP.

 INTRAMURALS: Dodgeball Derby

 FIELD HOCKEY: Practice today at the turf field, 3:30-5:00 pm.  Players, please dismiss at 2:50 and take Bus #171 at dismissal. 

 GIRLS BASKETBALL: Holland College is offering a Pre-season “Skills & Drills ID Camp” for female players in grades 7-12. An opportunity to train with and learn from ‘Canes players. Scheduled to take place Saturday, October 21 (9am-12pm & 1-4 pm) and Sunday, October 22nd (10am-1pm). Register by email:   Cost is $60/player.

 Girls Volleyball – We had great results from both our girls School team and our girls Training team at the Queen Charlotte Volleyball Tournament over the weekend. The school team placed 4th out of 6 AA teams, and the training team finished 3rd out of 7 A teams. WELL DONE EVERYONE! Both teams will practice from 3:15-4:45 today. Please note the change from this mornings announcements.

 CAFETERIA – Chicken tater bowl $5.25

Burger Express served with side caesar salad $5.00

½ Blt wrap with dill pickle pasta salad $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

Cornwall Youth Drop-In Center – Basement of Cornwall United Church Monday – Friday 2:30-6:00pm (11-17 years old).



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