East Wiltshire Intermediate School

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 Day 3



Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 Day 3

 Christmas Band Concert Wednesday, December 6th @ 7:00pm in the gym.

 EWS Community Christmas Art Night!

Wednesday, December 13th, 6-8 p.m.

Student Council Initiatives

 12 Days of Christmas Trivia! Every morning before announcements, we will broadcast one Christmas themed trivia question that your class will have to answer collectively, and their overall answer should be recorded by your homeroom teacher. At the end of the 12 days, we will collect all answers and tally up the responses.  The prize for the winning class will be a double lunch, authorized by Mr. Wight.

 “Light Up The Night” Christmas Dance. Thursday, December 14th from 7-10pm.  Light up accessories and white clothing for black light, but glowsticks will not be permitted at the dance.

 Compassion It meeting on Thursday after school this week from 3:15-4:15.  Students will be working on Christmas Cards for our trip to the Prince Edward Home on Thursday, December 21st.

 Grade 8 & 9 Lunch Bunch guitar group in Room 803 today on your lunch hour.

 There will be choir practice today after school, until 4pm in Ms. Campbell’s room.

 Jazz Band will rehearse at lunch today.

Wrestling – Tuesday and Thursday this week.

Hockey Academy: Gr.8/9 students will go to the APM tomorrow at 1:45 pm.  Please ensure that all work is completed from the class time missed.

Student Vs. Staff Hockey Game:

Any students in the school interested in playing against the teachers in the Annual Student Vs. Staff Hockey Game should sign up outside of Mr. Cusack’s Room (908).  Students are chosen randomly from the list and have until December 15th to sign up. Any student that has previously played in the game will be ineligible to play so more people have the opportunity.

Basketball This Week:

Tuesday, December 5th

4:30 – Morell vs. A Boys

6:00 – Morell vs. A Girls

5:30 – AA Girls at SIS (parents transport)

Girls A Basketball meeting at 5:00pm before the game in the cafeteria.

Wednesday, December 6th

No basketball practices – due to band concert

Thursday, December 7th

4:30 – Vernon River/Belfast at A Boys

6:00 – Vernon River/Belfast at A Girls

4:00 – AA Girls at Stonepark (transport by taxis)

5:30 – AA Boys at Stonepark (transport by parents)

Friday, December 8th

3:15 – AA Girls practice

4:45 – AA Boys practice

Saturday, December 9th

8:00 am – AA Boys practice

10:00 am – AA Girls practice

** Reminder to have fees paid and contracts in TODAY, or make arrangements with Mr. MacAdam (agmacadam@edu.pe.ca)

INTRAMURAL ATHLETES OF THE MONTH: Congratulations to the following students:


Grade 7 – Navaeh Marshall & Cade Butler; Grade 8 – Lauren MacNeil & Jackson Sherren; Grade 9 – Amber Campbell & Bradley Chisholm.


Grade 7 – Anna Hughes & Camden Hutchinson; Grade 8 – Ally MacLeod & Mark MacLeod; Grade 9 – Paige Gillis & Devon Gormley.


INTRAMURALS: Omnikin Volleyball – schedule is posted.

INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL: Today is the deadline to submit teams for our annual EWS Dodgeball League. You can make your own team of 12, or see a Phys.Ed. teacher and we’ll put you on a team. Each participant is asked to donate $1 to play with all proceeds going to families in need for the holidays.

LEADERSHIP: Meeting first period tomorrow for those who can attend.

CAFETERIA Soft spicy chicken taco served with Mexican rice $5.25

Taco baked potato with side garden salad and juice $5.00

Egg salad sandwich with homemade soup of the day $4.50

 ****ELF ON THE SHELF*** Your Naughty cafeteria elf hides in a new spot daily! Be the first to find    the hiding spot and receive a FREE bakery item of your choice.  Post your Elfie Selfie with the ELF on the Shelf to Facebook or Instagram, tag us and you could win Lunch for you and a friend!

If you find the elf let us know in the CAFETERIA

 The Midget AAA Mid-Isle Matrix will be donating proceeds from 2 upcoming game admissions to the CBC ‘Feed a Family’ drive. As well, there will be an additional donation box located at the main entrance for extra donations to support this initiative during the Christmas season. So please encourage your family and friends to attend one or both of the following games:Tuesday December 5 at 7:40 pm at APM Centre in Cornwall (vs Kings County Kings) Tuesday December 12 at 7:30 pm at Kensington Community Gardens in Kensington (vs Western Regals)