Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 Day 4
GAMES ROOM WILL NOW BE OPEN ON BOTH LUNCHES
Brooklyn Dunn (9A) attended the National tournament with Island Wrestling Academy in Montreal and finished 4th in her weight division. Congratulations.
There will be choir today after school until 4pm in Ms. Campbell’s room.
SPIRIT WEEK all this week.
- Tuesday – Tropical Tuesday
- Wednesday – Well Dressed Wednesday
- Thursday – Throwback to the 60’s
- Friday – Jersey Day
SPIRIT WEAR is on sale at both lunches. Please submit your order forms at lunch if ordering. The last day for ordering Spirit Wear is this Friday, December 1st.
EWS Community Christmas Art Night!
Wednesday, December 13th, 6-8 p.m.
- Please join us for an evening of painting a Christmas Theme on canvas!
- All are welcome…no experience necessary.
- Tickets are $25/person and are available limited amount available.
- All proceeds will go to support EWS families during the holiday season.
Jazz Band will rehearse tomorrow at lunch.
Wrestling – Today, Wednesday after school 3:15-4:30pm. Not too late to join.
There are still a few people who have not paid their fall sports fees, or made any arrangements. Please take care of this with Mr. MacAdam.
Basketball practices this week:
Tuesday, Nov. 28
3:15 – 5:00 – AA Girls
4:00 – AA Boys @ Birchwood
4:30 – A Girls @ Montague Int.
6:00 – A Boys @ Montague Int.
Girls A Basketball Members – Please be excused at 2:45pm with teachers permission and meet at grade 7 doors to travel to Montague today.
Wednesday, Nov. 22
3:15 – 4:45 – A Girls
4:45 – 6:15 – A Boys
Thursday, Nov. 23
3:15 – 4:45 – AA Girls
4:45 – 6:15 – AA Boys
Friday, Nov 24 and Sat., Nov. 25
AA Girls @ SIS Tourney
AA Boys @ SIS Tourney
INTRAMURALS: Omnikin Volleyball league games today. The schedule is posted in the lobby.
LEADERSHIP: Next meeting will be Thursday during last period.
CAFETERIA Soft beef taco served with Mexican rice and corn $5.25
Taco baked potato with side garden salad $5.00
Egg salad sandwich with homemade soup of the day $4.50
*******STAFF – REMINDER LAST STAFF MEETING BEFORE CHRISTMAS WILL BE MONDAY, DECEMBER 4TH.**
HOME AND SCHOOL NEWS, December 2017
- 2018 Recognition Awards
Nominate a deserving individual such as school staff, Home and School volunteer, school bus driver or school crossing guard for provincial recognition in 2018. Four award nomination deadlines are:
Extra Mile Award of the Year January 12, 2018
Volunteer of the Year March 9, 2018
Life Membership March 9, 2018
School Crossing Guard of the Year April 27, 2018
School Bus Driver of the Year May 11, 2018
- School Staff Appreciation Week 2018
School staff will be celebrated across Canada February 12 – 16, 2018 during Staff Appreciation Week. Home and School groups are encouraged to show appreciation to school staff for the contributions they make to our children and their education.
Deadline to submit a resolution for consideration at the 2018 AGM is January 31, 2018.
Consider issues needing change in PEI’s education system and write a resolution on that issue by referring to our guide to writing and presenting resolutions and to the slides from the Leadership Training Workshop session on resolutions Review previous resolutions and responses from government departments at: http://peihsf.ca/agm Contact us for assistance: 902-620-3186 / 1-800-916-0664 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Membership Fees
Send your Home and School’s membership fee to the Federation office by November 30th. Click here Membership Fee Form to download the form.
65th Annual Meeting & Convention
Mark your 2018 calendars….PEI Home and School Federation’s 65th Annual Meeting & Conference, Saturday, April 14, 2018, Rodd Charlottetown Hotel, Charlottetown, PEI.
- Food Education Grants
Congratulations to schools and community groups who received Community Food Security and Food Education projects including East Wiltshire, Charlottetown Rural, Morell High, Morell Consolidated, Westisle, and Tignish.
Report on State of Public Health in Canada
Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer Public Health Agency of Canada released her Report on the State of Public Health in Canada, 2017: Designing Healthy Living on Oct. 26, 2017.
- The Global Alliance for the Future of Food
Webinar: Unravelling the Food-Health Nexus: Building a Healthier Food System.
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/webinar-unravelling-the-food-health-nexus-building-a-healthier-food-system-tickets-39999601886?
Best wishes of the holiday season
to you and your family!