No grade 8 Band Practice tomorrow morning. Honours Band will practice tomorrow morning at 7:50am.
Grade 7 Snackcart will now be selling white and chocolate milk for $1.00.
For students in the choir, please see Ms. Campbell, sometime today or tomorrow at your convenience, regarding the trip to the Prince Edward Home.
“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.
EWS Community Christmas Art Night! TONIGHT, 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 Initiatives
- Christmas 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 – No bus notes will be issued on dance day.
Wrestling cancelled for this week – sorry for the inconvenience.
8D is having a Bake sale today both lunches in support of Christmas families – Everything $1.00
There will be a meeting today in Mrs. Perry’s classroom, room 807, at 12:10 for students interested in playing chess during the Grade 7/8 lunch on Day 3. All are welcome, no experience necessary.
Hypnotist Ian Stewart will be here next Friday, December 22nd. You can see this amazing show for only $5.00. Please pay your homeroom teacher.
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:
Wednesday, December 13th
3:15 – AA Girls practice
4:45 – 6:15 AA Boys Practice
Thursday, December 14th
3:15 – A and AA Girls practice
4:45 – A and AA Boys Practice
Friday, December 15th
3:15 – AA Girls practice
4:45 – AA Boys practice
Saturday, December 16th
8:00 am – AA Boys practice
10:00 am – AA Girls practice
** Reminder to have fees paid and contracts in. They are officially overdue. Please make arrangements with Mr. MacAdam (email@example.com) if you have not made payment.
FIELD HOCKEY CLINIC: There will be a free clinic on Thursday, December 21st from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Stratford Indoor Turf. The clinic will be put on by Abbey MacLellan who is an All-Canadian player with the UBC Thunderbirds. She also coaches with the PEIFHA programs in the summer. If interested, please register by December 15th by contacting: firstname.lastname@example.org
Limited items will be available today in the cafeteria due to the Christmas dinner.
****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
CHRISTMAS DINNER IN THE CAFETERIA TODAY – TURKEY DINNER WITH ALL THE FIXINGS (roasted turkey,mashed potato, veggies, gravy and cranberry sauce) $6.00