Dec. 13, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is hot dogs & chicken nuggets. Please bring your money to order by noon tomorrow
-Christmas hamper items tomorrow are cereal, oatmeal & fruit juices
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 8
-Library option available during noon today for gr. 7

Dec. 12, 2017

-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering items this morning.
-Hot lunch this week is hot dogs or chicken nuggets. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday.
-The Christmas Hamper drive will be for the next 2 weeks. Please bring your hamper items to the Library. Today’s items are canned and dry goods. Soups, pasta, spaghetti sauce and rice.Tomorrows items will be baking supplies and jam.
-The gym is open at noon today for the gr.8’s.
-Library option available at noon for the gr.7’s.

Dec. 11, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is hot dogs or chicken nuggets. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-The Christmas Hamper drive will be for the next 2 weeks. Please bring your hamper items to the Library. Today’s items are canned meat, beans, fish and peanut butter. Tomorrow’s items are canned & dry soup, spaghetti sauce, pasta & rice

Dec. 8, 2017

-Milk draw winners today are Connor B and Jack K.
-Christmas Hamper collection is starting next week. Check out the newsletter on our website for the schedule
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 7 & 8
-Library Option available during noon today for gr. 7 & 8

Dec. 7, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon tomorrow
-Please welcome the Piston’s players who will be visiting some classes today
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8’s

Dec. 6, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Gym is open at noon today for gr.7
-Library option for gr. 8 today
-Great performance by the gr 4-8 students at last nights WSO Concert! Thank you to Mrs. Hutchinson for working with the students to make the evening a success!

Dec. 5, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Thank you to our recycling crews for collecting items this morning
-Our grade 4-8 students will be going to the SRSS this morning to enjoy the drama “Into the Woods”
-Morning recess will be from 10:15-10:30 today because of the field trip for 4-8’s
-Tonight some of our grade 4-8 students will be performing at the WSO’s Holiday Tour. All the best!
-Gym is open at noon today for gr.8
-Library option for gr.7 today at noon

Dec. 4, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Happy birthday to Barbara L!
-The final total for the book fair is in! We sold $3067.15 which means we get $1500 in free books for the library! Thanks to all who shopped at the book fair! Adventure was had by all! See you next year! Yee Haw!!!
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 8

Dec. 1, 2017

-Milk draw winners today are Esther V and Ephraim H!
-Options day today for gr. 5-8. Options are gym or computer
-Today is the last day to check out the Saddle Up and Read Scholastic Book fair! It has been a huge success! We surpassed our goal and the total will be announced Monday morning! Thank you to all who made purchases.

Nov. 30, 2017

-Hot lunch tomorrow is Pizza. Please bring your money to order by noon today
-Reminder to studetns that cheese orders should be picked up after school today
-We are looking forward to seeing many of your parents at Parent Teacher conferences tonight
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8’s

Nov. 29, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is pizza. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Gym is open at noon today for gr. 5/6
-Reminder for students to pick up your cheese orders after school tomorrow.
-Some of the Piston Players will be visiting our classes today. We welcome them to our school.
-Today is the last Discovery Time before Christmas break.
-Scholastic book fair is still underway. Please stop by during opening hours.
-Wednesday 8:00 – 4:30, Thursday 8:00 – 8:00, Friday 8:00 – 4:30.

Nov. 28, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is pizza. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering items this morning
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7’s

Nov. 27, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is pizza. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday.
-Our Deeper Learning event will be held during period 8 & 9 today
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s

Nov. 24, 2017

-Milk draw winners today are Jayden W and Cyrus F
– Report cards will be going home and/or available on Parent Portal today along with Parent Teacher Conference times. Parent’s/Guardian please call to confirm your appointment by Tuesday Nov. 28
-Pep Rally will take place this afternoon during periods 8 & 9
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

Nov. 23, 2017

-Friday hot lunch orders for Taco in a Bag is due today at noon. Please bring your money to order.
-Last call for late cheese orders. Please bring to the office after Oh Canada
-Pep Rally tomorrow at 2:30 for periods 8 & 9. Our volleyball teams are celebrating their successful seasons. Players remember your jerseys and gym clothes
-Options day for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, outside, student clubs and badger zone

Nov. 22, 2017

-Hot lunch (Taco in a Bag) orders and money are due by noon on Thursday.
-Orders for the Middle Years Cheese Fundraiser are due today at the end of the day.
-Howdy Partners! THe Scholastic book fair boxes have arrived so the library will be closed for set-up as of noon today. If you need extra books until the library reopens, please stop by before noon today.
-Gr. 7 and 8, a reminder that there will be no library option at noon today or until the book fair is done.
-The gym is open at noon today for the Gr.7 and 8 boys only.
-Gr. 7 and 8 girls computer lab option at noon today.

Nov. 21, 2017

-Happy birthday to Joshua E!
-Hot lunch orders and money are due by noon on Thursday
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling items this morning
-The middle years cheese fundraiser is drawing to a close. The deadline to return all orders is tomorrow at the end of the day
-The gym is open

Nov. 20, 2017

-Fridays hot lunch is Taco Salad. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday.
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 7
-Library option available during noon today for gr. 8

Nov. 17, 2017

-Milk draw winners are Jasper P and Kristine H
-This is the final weekend for the Middle Years Cheese Fundraiser. Orders are due on Wednesday
-the gym is open at noon today for gr. 8
-Library option available during noon today for gr. 7

Nov. 16, 2017

-Friday hot lunch orders for hot dog or chicken nuggets is due today at noon. Please bring your money to order.
-GO Badgers GO! Boys semi final volleyball tournament is tonight at Clearspring Middle School in Steinbach. Come cheer them on as they play Green Valley at 5:30.
-Gym is open at noon today for gr.8’s
-Library option available for gr.7’s today.

Nov. 15, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is chicken nuggets or hot dog. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday.
-The girls volleyball team finished their season last night at the semifinals in Kleefeld. Thank you to their coach Mr. Wiebe for your dedication to the grade 7 and 8 girls.
-Options day for grade 5-8 is the gym, library, outside or badger zone.

Nov. 14, 2017

-Hot lunch this week is chicken nuggets or hot dog. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday.
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling this morning.
-GO BADGERS GO! Girls Volleyball game tonight in Kleefeld. Start time is 5:00.
-Howdy Partners! The Scholastic Saddle Up and Read Book Fair is coming to our school in 13 days! The sheriff has been busy checking out all the wanted posters and has captured 12 rascals who each get to spend $5.00 at the book fair!
Here’s the list:
-K: Logan T.
-Gr.1: Connor B.
-Gr.2/3: Remington D. and Kiera W.
-Gr.4/5: Anaya H. and Kristine H.
-Gr.5/6: Jeremiah E. and Esther V.
-Gr.7: Ashley F. and Rayne E.
-Gr.8: Eddie P. and Thea K.
-Adventure awaits you at the Book Fair! Yee Haw!
-Gym is open at noon for Gr 7 and 8 GIRLS ONLY today
-Library option for gr 7 and 8 boys today

Nov. 10, 2017

-We welcome our special guest Captain Jason Collingridge who is joining us for our Remembrance Day Assembly and will also be visiting some classes
-Milk draw winners are Logan T & Eva G
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
-Library Option available during noon today for gr. 7 & 8’s

Nov. 9, 2017

-Friday Subway hot lunch orders & money are due today by lunch
-Giddy Up! The Scholastic Saddle Up and Read Fair is coming to our school November 27th and runs until December 1st.
-Middle Years (gr.5-8) cheese fundraiser starts today. Order forms going home today.
-Boys volleyball team, please be back at school for 4:30 today. If you have any questions, please ask Mr. Wiebe
-GO BADGERS GO! Boys volleyball game tonight at Bothwell School! Please come out and cheer them on!
-Gym is open to gr.7 at noon today
-Noon Library option for gr.8 today

Nov. 8, 2017

-Wohoo! Friday’s hot lunch is Subway!
-Picture retakes today! Look your best for 9:15 and visit the Music Room for those of you that either missed picture day or would like a do-over.
-Yeehaw! The Scholastic Saddle Up and Read Fair is coming to our school November 27th and runs until December 1st.
-Thank you to our students and Mrs. Hutchinson who presented at the Hanover School Division office last night. YOU DID A GREAT JOB!
-Gym is open at noon for the Gr. 8’s today.
-Library option is available at noon today for Gr.7’s

Nov. 7, 2017

-Friday’s hot lunch is Subway! Please bring your money to order by noon Thursday
-The Scholastic Saddle Up and Read Book Fair is coming to our school on November 27th and runs until December 1st
-Gym is open at noon for gr.8’s today
-Library option at noon for gr.7’s today
-Thank you to our recycling crew for gathering recycling this morning
-Retakes are tomorrow morning at 9:15 in the Music Room. If anyone missed having their photo taken or needs to have retakes, please do so tomorrow. Order forms are available in the office.
-GO BADGERS GO! Girls volleyball game tonight at 5:30 in our school! Come and cheer them on!

Nov. 6, 2017

-Friday’s hot lunch is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-The Scholastic Saddle Up and Read Book Fair is coming to our school on November 27th and runs until December 1
-Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library, outside and badger zone

Nov. 3, 2017

-Milk draw winners are Shane O and Josh E
-Today is House Dressing Day – Deeper Learning Team colors! It was a great week of students and staff participating in School Spirit Week!
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8

Nov. 2, 2017

-Hot lunch pizza orders and money are due by noon today
-Today’s spirit week theme is Thousand Island dressing! Tomorrow is House dressing – show your Deeper Learning Team color pride!
-The gym is open at noon todya for grade 5/6
-Library option available during noon today for gr. 7 & 8

Nov. 1, 2017

-Chocolate sales are in! We had a TOTAL SELL OUT!! Thank you to everyone!
-Congrats to the following winners for top sales!
-K to 4: 1st place – Sedric K. Tied for 2nd place – Liberty K. and Ferris K.
-Grade 5-8: 1st place – Solana K. 2nd place – Alisha H.
-Top 3 families: 1st place – Solana, Ferris and Sedric K.
-2nd place – Claudia and Selena H.
-3rd place – Alisha H.
-Finally the top class sales: Grade 4/5
-SPIRIT WEEK theme is Ranch Dressing.
-It’s nice to see so many cowboy and cowgirls today!
-Tomorrow is Thousand Island (tropical) dressing theme.
-This weeks hot lunch is PIZZA! Money is due Thursday at noon
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7’s today
-Library option option during noon for grade 8’s

Oct. 31, 2017

-Happy birthday to Ethan B and Jordon M who celebrated their birthdays over the weekend
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling items this morning
-We will still accept bags tomorrow for the Bag it Up Campaign. Thank you to all who participated in keeping these bags out of the landfill
-This week is School Spirit week. Today is our costume parade and tomorrow is Ranch dressing with a cowboy,cowgirl theme
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Oct. 27, 2017

-Milk draw winners today are Wyatt W and Kiera W
-Next week is School Spirit Week with the “Dressing” theme. Tuesday is our Costume Parade!
-There is no school on Monday so everyone have a great long weekend
-Tuesday is the last day to bring in plastic bags for the Bag it Up Challenge. Please don’t forget
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s
-Library Option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Oct. 26, 2017

-Hot lunch Taco in a Bag orders and money are due by noon today
-Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library, outside or badger zone

Oct. 25, 2017

-Happy birthday to Emily D and Esther M!
-Friday’s hot lunch Taco in a Bag money and orders are due by noon tomorrow
-Some of our grade 6-8 students are at WE Day today and we wish them a good time
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8

Oct. 24, 2017

-Hot lunch orders and money are due by noon on Thursday
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling items
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
– Library Option available during noon today for gr. 7 & 8

Oct. 23, 2017

-HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Joel H. who celebrated over the weekend!
-Friday Lunch is Taco in a Bag! YUM! Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-REMINDER: Please be careful if you are on logs or rocks in our outdoor play areas. They may be slippery as the weather gets colder and we don’t want you to get hurt.
-Chocolate draw winners today are Claudia H. and Jaxon F.
-The gym is open at noon today for Grade 7’s
-Library option for the grade 8’s

Oct. 19, 2017

-We welcome Mr. Janzen from Siloam Mission who is presenting to some classes this morning
-Today is the final day for our chocolate fundraiser. Please drop off your money & any unsold chocolates in the office by the end of the day. We will announce the overall winners at the end of the month.
-Chocolate draw winners for today are Sedric K and Wyatt W
-Milk draw winners are Morgan D and Adelaide B
-There is no school tomorrow so everyone have a great long weekend
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Oct. 18, 2017

-Happy birthday to Cianna F!
-Hot lunch orders and money are due by noon today
-Our chocolate fundraiser ends tomorrow. Please return your money and any unsold chocolates tomorrow morning. Thank you to all students for helping our fundraising efforts. Chocolate draw winners are Braden F and Logan T
-We will be having our options day today since we didn’t yesterday. Options are gym, computer, library, outside or badger zone

Oct. 17, 2017

-Thursdays hot lunch orders & money are due tomorrow by noon
-We have sold over half of the chocolates already! Way to to!
-Chocolate draw winners are Myah T and Jayden W
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling this morning
-K-4 students please drop off your Fire Safety Plan contest papers in the office after morning announcements. They will be picked up today
-Good luck to our girls volleyball team for tonights game
-Options day for grade 5-8’s will be switched to tomorrow instead of today. So today the gym is open for gr. 7 & 8

Oct. 16, 2017

-Thursdays Hot lunch hot dog & chicken nugget orders and money are due by noon on Wednesday due to the short week
-Chocolate draw winners are Austin B and Keira W
-Remember to bring in your plastic bags from home for the Bag it Up Challenge which ends Oct 31
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 7 & 8
-Library Option available during noon today for gr. 7 & 8

Oct. 13, 2017

-Chocolate draw winners are Rozlynn B and Oliver H
-Milk draw winners are Warrick W and Jaxon F
-Some grade 7 & 8 students are off to the Eastman Choral Workshop today and we wish them a good time
-Please drop off your fire prevention plan papers in the office by noon today
-The gym is open at noon today for gr. 5/6
-Library option available during noon today for gr 7 & 8’s

Oct. 12, 2017

-Hot lunch Subway orders and money are due by noon today
-Reminder to grade 6-8 students interested in going to WE Day, send in your applications/emails
-We will be welcoming the Eastman Youth Choir for a presentation this afternoon at 1:30
-Our student Deeper Learning groups will be meeting during period 8 today
-Thank you to all the students who have already sold all their chocolates! Just a reminder that if you are unable to sell all your chocolates, you can return them early so others are able to sell them
-Our chocolate draw winners today are Logan B and Jackie B
-Good luck to our boys volleyball team as they play at CMS tonight!
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
-Library Option available during noon today for grade 8

Oct. 11, 2017

-Friday’s hot lunch orders and money are due by noon tomorrow
-Today’s chocolate draw winners are Malachi D and Liberty K
– Shout out to our volleyball girls who won one game yesterday! Way to go!!
-The Fire Safety Escape Plan contest deadline is this Friday for grade k-4. Please drop off your plans in the office.
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7

Oct. 10, 2017

-Happy birthday to Angeka H who celebrated her birthday on the weekend!
-Friday’s hot lunch is Subway. Please bring your money to order by noon on Thursday
-Thank you to our recycling team for gathering recycling items this morning
-Our chocolate fundraiser is under way. Please bring your money envelopes directly to the office when you have sold your case of chocolates or if you can’t sell any more. We will be having an announcement later today with the list of prizes
-There is a girls volleyball game tonight at our school at 5:30. Come and cheer them on!
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7

Oct. 6, 2017

-Chocolates will be going home today for our fundraiser which runs until October 19
-We will be having our Harvest Carnival this afternoon
-There is no school on Monday. We hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving weekend!
-Options day for grade 5-8’s. Options are gym, computer, library, outside or badger zone

Oct. 5, 2017

-Happy birthday to Claudia H!
-Hot lunch pizza orders and money are due by noon today
-Tomorrow is the Harvest Carnival. Please make sure you are dressed to spend the afternoon outside
-Last call to drop off chocolate fundraiser permission forms. Please bring them to the office after morning announcements. Tomorrow morning we will be announcing some of the prizes that can be won
-The FCC tractor will be here period 3. Any last minute donations should be brought tot he grade 7 hut. So far we have managed to raise 526 pounds of food. Way to go!
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8’s

Oct. 4, 2017

-Hot lunch pizza orders and money are due by noon tomorrow
-Chocolate permission forms are due by the end of the day today. All those with consent will be taking home a case of chocolates this Friday for our fundraiser
-The gym is open at noon for grade 5/6’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8’s

Oct. 3, 2017

-Fridays hot lunch pizza orders and money are due by noon on Thursday
-Thankyou to our recycling crew for gathering recycling items this morning
-Our chocolate fundraiser is starting this Friday. Please return your permission forms by tomorrow
-Ignite meeting at lunch recess
-Girls volleyball meeting at first recess in the Learning Commons
-FCC food drive – we have managed to collect 280 pounds of food so far. That is 20% of our goal. Please remember to bring in your donations. Tomorrow is the deadline
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7’s
-Library option available during noon today for gr. 8’s

Oct. 2, 2017

-Happy birthday to Sofi S!
-Hot lunch this Friday is pizza. Orders and money are due by noon on Thursday
-It is picture day this morning
– Congrats to the girls volleyball team who placed 7th this weekend at their tournament! VB practice will go until 4:45 today
-Please remember to continue to bring in your food items for the FCC Food Drive. So far we’ve collected 175 pounds of food. Our goal is 1350 pounds and the deadline is Wednesday
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8′
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Sept. 29, 2017

-Our chocololate fundraiser will start next Friday. Permission forms are going home today
-Cross Country run is this afternoon. Everybody have fun!
-Grade 2 swimming is this afternoon
-Picture day is Monday morning
-The library is open during noon todya for grade 7’s

Sept. 28, 2017

-Hot lunch orders and payment are due by noon today
-Classes will be meeting today after lunch for our first Student Deeper Learning Event
-Our Terry Fox Run is this afternoon. All classes should go to the gym after last break before we start the run
-Students were able to wear hats today if they donated money for the Terry Fox Run
-Options day for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer,library, outside or student clubs
-Library Option available during noon today for grade 5-8’s

Sept. 27, 2017

-Hot lunch chicken chicken nugget & hot dog orders and payment are due by noon on Thursday
-There will be an Ignite meeting at lunch recess
-The gym is open at noon today for grades 7 & 8’s
-Library Option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8

Sept. 26, 2017

-Friday’s hot lunch hot dog & chicken nugget orders & payment are due by noon on Thursday
-Cross country practice today at 12:05 if it’s not raining
-Thank you to our Recycling Crew for gathering recycling items this morning
-Terry Fox Run is this Thursday. Start bringing in your twoonies & loonies. The class that raises the most will win hot chocolate & cookies
-Milk draws will start this Friday, so students can start filling in milk draw tickets this week
-FCC Food drive is coming fast! Please bring in your food items to your classroom teachers. Each item brought in will be 1 ticket at the carnival
-Ignite meeting tomorrow at lunch recess
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
– Library option available during noon today for grade 7 & 8’s

Sept. 25, 2017

-Happy birthday to Ryan H, Grace K, Wyatt W, and Jayden W who all celebrated on the weekend. Happy birthday today to Jaxon W
-Hot lunch this Friday is hot dogs or chicken nuggets. Orders and payment are due by noon on Thursday
-We are collecting food for the local food bank through FCC this week and next. The most needed items are canned food, meats, pastas, beans or soup
-Let’s help keep Terry Fox’s dream alive by raising as much money as we can for cancer research
-Girl’s volleyball practice will go until 4:45 today
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 7’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 8’s

Sept. 22, 2017

-Cross Country Run today at A.D. Penner Park.
-Terry Fox Run is next Thursday. Please make sure you finish decorating your running shoes so we can get them up on the walls
-FCC Food Drive is starting. Please start bringing in food items to your classroom teachers
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s
-Library option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Sept. 21, 2017

-Hot lunch orders are due by noon today
-Happy birthday to Owen A, Mason B, and Sam D!!
-Cross country practice today at 12:05
-The gym is open at noon today for grade 8’s
-Library option at noon today for grade 7’s

Sept. 20, 2017

-Hot lunch Subway orders and payment are due by noon tomorrow
-Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library and outside
-Ignite meeting at lunch recess in grade 7 hut
-Grade 5&6’s are off to Aboriginal Awareness Day today. We hope you have a good time
-Reminder that there is a girls volleyball practice tomorrow at 7:45
-Library option available during noon today for grade 5-8’s

Sept. 19, 2017

– Friday’s hot lunch Subway orders and payment are due by noon on Thursday
-There will be an Ignite meeting at lunch recess in the grade 7 hut
-Thank you to our Recycling Team for gathering recycling items today
-Cross Country practice today at 12:05. Meet Mrs. Blair at the front doors
-Library option is available during noon today for grade 7 & 8’s