East Wiltshire Intermediate School

Thursday, February 8, 2018 Day 8




Thursday, February 8th, 2018 Day 3


GRADE 9 EXTRA MATH HELP HELD UNTIL 4:00PM in room 908 (Mr. Cusack’s Room) and room

808 (Ms. Woodford’s Room)


Grade Nine Exam Schedule


Thursday, Feb 8th 9:05 AM

1:23 PM

Social Studies


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.


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.


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. 

WEATHER PERMITTING DOWNHILL SKIING CLUB – Date to be advised 3:30pm – 8:00pm.  Students must sign up by sending an email to Mr. Galaise (with name and class) ssgalaise@cloud.edu.pe.ca

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

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 Heather Doran Communications and Development Manager
Big Brothers Big Sisters of PEI 902-368-7759 www.bbbspei.ca

Come paint some fun with us! “Silly Valentine Heart” Youth Paint Classes at York Point Community Center, 355 York Point Rd

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