Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 Day 4
“Caught You Caring Campaign” is starting up again. Teachers, if you catch someone doing a kindness for someone else fill out a ballot and put in the “Caught you Caring” Jar. Two names will be drawn at the end of every week.
Grade 9 French Club Fundraiser !!! Gift Basket FULL of gift cards! Great Christmas gift! $2 a ticket or 3 for $5. Draw Date: Dec.21st! Tickets are available from our Grade 9 French Club Students.
The Band Christmas concert is tonight starting at 7:00 PM in the gym. Students are to be at the school in uniform at the following times and places:
Grade 7 band, 6:20 PM, set up in front of the stage and proceed to the “girls” side of the gym
Grade 8 band, 6:30 PM, set up in the cafeteria EXTENSION.
Grade 9 band, 6:30 PM, set up in the band room.
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.
Student Council InitiativesChristmas Collection ChristMitts – December 1st – December 17th we will be collecting mittens,toques, scarves and socks to donate to the Upper Room Soup Kitchen. Please be generous in your support and make sure to take tons of photos and remember to use the hastag EWSGivesBack.
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.
Wrestling – Thursday after school.
Hockey Academy: Gr.8/9 students will go to the APM today 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:
A close game last night played by the A Girls Basketball Team 30-26! Congrats!!
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
INTRAMURALS: Omnikin Volleyball – schedule is posted.
INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL: We’re looking for more players! Any student who is not on a team and is interested in playing in the league, please see one of the Phys.Ed. teachers today.
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
****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 in Tuesday December 12 at 7:30 pm at Kensington Community Gardens in Kensington (vs Western Regals)