Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 – Day 1


Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 – Day 1 Wednesday, November 1st is Take Your Kid to Work Day.  Please get your forms in and we look forward to a great day.  Any questions, see your Heath teacher.

 Hockey Academy – Grade 8 & 9 members will leave here today at 1:45pm (APM).  Grade 7 members will leave here tomorrow at 2:00pm (Synergy).  All members should ensure they have work from classes missed.

 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.

 There will be a Science Fair Club Meeting on Thursday during 3rd period.  Please get your 3rd class teacher’s permission before attending.  Only members that have signed up for the club may attend the meeting.

 Happy Halloween from The Compassion It Group! On Friday, October 27th, there will be a Halloween bake sale.  The sale will take place during both lunches, everything only $1.00

 Yearbook Cover Design Competition: The yearbook committee is looking for submissions from students for the cover of the 2017-18 yearbook.  The entry must be submitted on a plain white piece paper ( 8 1/2 x 11). The artwork should demonstrate a connection to EWS. Make sure to include the name of the school and year (2017-2018) in your artwork. The use of colour is strongly encouraged. Please ensure your name and homeroom are written in pencil on the back of the sheet.   The submissions are due by Wednesday, October 25th and are to be passed in to Mrs. Tremere-Phelan in room 904.

 PeerHelping Meeting – 1st period Friday, October 27th in the Guidance Office.


Congrats to the Girl’s soccer team.  Last night they knocked off the first place SIS Owls in Penalty Kicks.  We did not miss a shot and SIS missed one and Emma Stevenson stopped on to secure the victory.  The girls play Birchwood on Thursday for the championship!  Lots of good solid play by everyone.

 Girl’s Soccer:

Wednesday, Oct. 25 – 3:15 – 4:45 – Practice at EWS – Take bus 7

Thursday, Oct. 26 – 4:00 – Medal game

 Girl’s Field Hockey:

Wednesday, Oct. 25 – 3:15 – 4:45 – Practice at Turf – bus 171

Thursday, Oct. 26 – Time TBA – Medal game

 Boy’s Volleyball:

Wednesday Oct. 25 – Play Birchwood at EWS at 4:00

 FIELD HOCKEY: Congratulations to the girls on a terrific team win last night! Keera Vos scored with two minutes remaining and the Warriors held on for a 1-0 victory. Sarah MacEachern was dominant at the center-mid position and Kali Smith made strong plays on defense. Maddison Thompson had the shut-out. The girls now move on to the Provincial gold medal game tomorrow at 5pm at the turf.

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

INTRAMURALS: Today will be outdoors.

 DODGEBALL DERBY: Congratulations to this year’s winning classes:

Grade 7 – Gallaway/Ward

Grade 8 – Spencer

Grade 9 – Woodford

 SCREAM PARK ACTORS: If you are in the early session, please be at Eliot River for 5:00 pm.  If you are in the late session, please arrive at 7:00 pm.

 CAFETERIA – Pasta Bake served with Caesar salad and garlic breadstick $5.25

3 Cheese pizza slice served with Caesar Salad and ICEE cup $5.00

½ Ham and Cheddar Wrap with Side 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).

Scream Park 2017″
Wednesday, October 25th   at Eliot River School Dream Park, Hilltop
Drive, Cornwall
Light Hearted Kids Theme – Cartoon Characters & Local Mascots
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Scary Theme for the Young at Heart
7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Admission $ 2.00 Minimum Donation per person
Canteen on site! & Fry Wagon

Bluefield High School will be hosting their annual Christmas Craft Fair, Friday November 3rd  5:30 pm until 9 pm and Saturday, November 4th  10:00 am – 5 pm.  It is located at 924 Colville Road Hampshire. Admission is  $2 and children under 12 are free. There are a variety of vendors featuring hand craft items, baked goods, decorations and more. There will be door prizes, a canteen and musical entertainment  from the Bluefield Band Students.  For more information about reserving your vendor space, please contact Tanya Jackson at All proceeds support the Schools’ Music Department.




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