ALL AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED TONIGHT – please note this includes Hockey Academy and Ski Club. The Home and School meeting planned for this evening will be re-scheduled
Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 Day 2
GRADE 9 EXTRA MATH HELP HELD UNTIL 4:00PM in room 908 (Mr. Cusack’s Room) and room
808 (Ms. Woodford’s Room)
- Before and after school Wednesday, February 7th
- Before and after school Thursday, February 8th
Cornerstone Church – Next door to the school is offering semi-dresses for free to anyone who might need one. Stop by between 4:00pm – 6:00pm tonight. See Ms. Doyle-Hogan for more details.
Grade Nine Exam Schedule
|Wednesday, Feb 7th||9:05 AM||English|
|Thursday, Feb 8th||9:05 AM
|Friday, Feb 9th||9:05 AM||Math|
Exams scheduled for the am will be written periods 1 & 2. It is important for students to be on-time in the morning.
Afternoon exam will be written periods 6 & 7.
In the event of a storm day exams for that day will move to the next day.
When exams are in the am only, there will be classes for the rest of the day for students.
PURPLE RIBBON CAMPAIGN – Will be next week. Students and staff are encouraged to wear purple next Wednesday, February 14th to raise awareness about violence and abuse. Purple is a colour associated with suffering but also with power and transformation. All of society is affected by violence. We urge women and girls, men and boys to wear a purple ribbon. Peer Helpers will be distributing ribbons to all students.
- No Wrestling this week!
- Next Home and School meeting will be held Wednesday, February 7th @ 7:00pm in the Library
- Yoga – Will be held Tuesdays after school 3:15-4:15pm. Everyone welcome!
- The East Wiltshire 2017/2018 Yearbook is now available for pre-order on line at : https://ybpay.lifetouch.com/ The school ID is 12514618.
We have 300 copies available and last years book sold out. Books are $30.00. Order forms will be sent out with the grade sevens and eights later this week.
Parent Information Meetings for the Late French Immersion Program
Late French Immersion parent information meetings will be held at the following locations for parents of Grade 6 students who plan to enrol their children in Grade 7 Late French Immersion in September, 2018:
Below are the dates and storm dates for each of the schools hosting a parent information meeting for the Late French Immersion program.
- East Wiltshire – February 8th (Storm date February 21st) 7pm-8pm
- Stonepark – February 13th (Storm date February 22nd) 7pm-8pm
- Queen Charlotte – February 15th (Storm date February 28th) 7pm-8pm
- Birchwood – February 27th (Storm date March 1st) 7pm-8pm
- Registration Week is March 5 – March 9, 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year
Wednesday, February 7th
3:15 – AA Girls Practice (Optional for Grade 9)
** Basketball teams that are done of their season, please pass in uniforms to Mr. MacAdam asap!
WEATHER PERMITTING DOWNHILL SKIING CLUB – Will start TONIGHT, February 7th from 3:30pm – 8:00pm. Students must sign up by sending an email to Mr. Galaise (with name and class) email@example.com
Students are to take ski bus to Brookvale.This is a chaperoned activity that is not school sanctioned and students are expected to conduct themselves appropriately under the rules and conduct guides of Brookvale. Please make note of the following: *Equipment must be brought to the school that day and stored in the games room (Students responsibility)*Helmets are mandatory *Must arrange own transportation home from Brookvale at 8:15pm. *STUDENTS MUST SIGN THE SHEET OUTSIDE MR. GALAISE’S CLASSROOM (EACH WEEK) TO CONFIRM THAT THEY ARE ATTENDING SKI CLUB THAT WEEK, there will be two sheets one for students taking the bus and another for students arriving later ( ie. Students attending after hockey academy). *Bus will leave at 3:15 from the school and students must register with Mr. Galaise at the side door at Brookvale when they arrive. *Cost is $6.00 for ski pass and $8.00 rental which is valid for 4 hours from the arrival time
This activity is part of the “Healthy Local Food at East Wiltshire Intermediate School” program, funded by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Community Food Security and Food Education grant.”
Bowl for Kids Sake will take place on March 3rd and 4th in Charlottetown, Summerside, Tignish, North Rustico and Souris. This year’s theme is Halloween and there will be prizes for most money raised, best costume and best team name. There is a chance to win two tickets anywhere West Jet flies in North America. This event is our second biggest fundraiser that supports all of our programs. More information can be found https://pei.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca/event/bowl-kids-sake
Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake 2018
Saturday, March 3rd and Sunday, March 4th.
Variety of tasks include: Greeter, Food Table, and Prize Table. They are flexible in length and times of volunteer shifts.
If interested, please have participant contact
Communications and Development Manager
Big Brothers Big Sisters of PEI
Come paint some fun with us! “Silly Valentine Heart”
Youth Paint Classes at York Point Community Center, 355 York Point Rd
Wed Feb 7 6:15-8:30 or Sat Feb 10 10:00-12:30
We provide everything you need to paint and take home an 11×14 canvas in one class. Participants are generally 8-14, but younger painters have joined us with an adult assistant. Each painting is $20.oo and as usual, please wear something you don’t mind getting paint on. For information or to reserve a seat, call Tracy @ 902-388-6800