March 24

– Happy birthday to Erica B, Jorgina F, Samantha B who are all celebrating their birthdays over Spring Break
– The winners of the sock bunny raffle are Wyatt W, Samuel D, Mrs. Neufeld, Jeremiah E, Garrett B, Emma O, and Adelaid B. Thank you all for your donations to the Manitoba Down Syndrome Society
– Milk Draw winners today are Alisha H, and Esther M.
– Jump Rope for Heart will take place this afternoon at 1:30. Pledge forms and donations will be accepted until Friday, April 7
– We hope everyone has a terrific Spring Break!!
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6

March 23

– Cheese fundraiser order forms will be sent home today. They need to be returned by April 10. See our website or March newsletter for more information
– When donation to the Manitoba Down Syndrome Society, we will enter your name into a draw for a bunny sock
– Tomorrow is Formal Friday
– Congratulations to the gr. 1/2 class for earning all their Badger Bucks and they are celebrating with a free gym period!!
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
– Library Option available during noon today for grade 8

March 22

– Fridays hot lunch Taco in a Bag orders are due by noon tomorrow
– The Burn Awareness Poster Contest for grade 5-8 ends tomorrow
– Donations for the Manitoba Down Syndrome Society will be accepted in the office until Friday morning
– Composting should be brought to the bin by the end of the day today
– Tomorrow is Theatre Tuesday. Dress up as your favorite character from a book or a movie

March 21

– Recycling will ge gathered at first recess
– Reminder that it is Wacky Wednesday tomorrow and to wear your wackiest clothes and hair
– We will be having our assembly today for World Down Syndrome Day.

March 20

– Friday’s hot lunch is Taco in a Bag. Orders are due by noon on Thursday
– No one is to play on ice or in the water at recesses
– Reminder that is is Twin Tuesday tomorrow and to wear lots of socks for World Down Syndrome Day!
– We will be having our World Down Syndrome Day Assembly tomorrow. Please remember to bring a money donation, new socks to donate, and a dollar to buy a ticket to win a stuffed bunny!
– Options Day today. Options are gym, computer, library, outside or badger zone

March 17

– Happy birthday to Jade B who will be celebrating her birthday this weekend!
– Report cards will be going home today
– Milk draw winners are Esther V and Myah T
– Next week is school spirit week. Please see our newsletter on the website for all the info. Posters will also be going up today
– Monday is Moody Monday. Come in a clean pair of pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal along
– Wise workshops will be held this afternoon again for some classes
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

March 16

– Fridays hot lunch orders are due today by noon
– We welcome a presenter from Junior Achievement for our grade 7 & 8 students this afternoon
– We also welcome the Wise Workshop presenters who are here this morning
– Dragon Boating registration forms and payment are due tomorrow
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6

March 15

– Happy birthday to Hailey R and Hayden D!
– Winter Fun Day is this afternoon and the weather will be great! We will have an earlier lunch hour starting at 11:30

March 14

– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Tomorrow is Winter Fun Day. Please dress appropriately
– During the afternoon today we welcome a presenter from Junior Achievement for our grade 7 & 8 students
– There will be a grade 7 & 8 musical practice after school today. Therefore there will be no grade 5/6 club volleyball practice
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

March 13

– Friday’s hot lunch is chicken nuggets or hot dogs. Orders are due by noon on Thursday
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
– Library option available during noon today for grade 7

March 9

– Thank you to our Parent Council for this wees staff appreciation! And thank you to all the students who wrote kind notes to our staff
– Milk draw winners today are Dominic F and Remington D
– There is no school for students tomorrow so have a great long weekend!
– Our grade 8 students are going to the SRSS for their orientation this afternoon and we wish them a great time!
– Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library, outside, student clubs and badger zone

March 8

– Hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Winter Fun Day has been postponed to next Wednesday
– Camp Arnes brochures are available in the office if anyone is interested
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

March 7

– Hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Please wear appropriate clothing for tomorrow’s Winter Fun Day!
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6

March 6

– Thursdays hot lunch is Subway. Orders are due by noon on Wednesday due to the short week
– Happy birthday to Amanda B who celebrated her birthday over the weekend!
– There is a lot of water on the playground and we ask student not to play in it
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7’s
– Library Option available during noon today for grade 8’s

March 3

– Milk draw winners today are Morgan D and Aiden M. Please stop by the office to claim your prize
– Our grade 6-8’s are off to the ski hill and we hope they will have a good time

March 2

– Friday’s hot lunch pizza orders are due by noon today
– We welcome Mrs. Peteleski who is visiting us today
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

March 1

– Happy birthday to Colin W!
– Options day today for gr. 5-8
– Hot lunch pizza orders are due tomorrow by noon

Feb. 28

– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Jump Rope for Heart demo taking place after lunch
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

Feb. 27

– Happy birthday to James W who celebrated his birthday over the weekend!
– Friday’s hot lunch is pizza. Orders are due by noon on Thursday
– Students can drop off their Piston’s vouchers in the office by the end of the day. You can now go to either Friday’s or Saturdays game with the free ticket

Feb. 23

– Milk draw winners today are Josh E. and Ethan B.
– The grade 8’s are going on a french field trip today and we hope you have a good day
– Piston game vouchers are due by Monday. Please drop off in the office
– There are no classes for students tomorrow so have another great long weekend
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7

Feb. 22

– Thursdays hot lunch taco in a bag orders are due by noon today
– We will be having the Pink Shirt day assembly this morning
– We welcome the Pistons players who are joining us this morning!
– Teachers will be handing out vouchers for free student tickets for the Piston’s March 3 game. Vouchers have to be signed by a parent who agrees to accompany the student to the game. The first 40 student vouchers returned to the office will get a free ticket. Due date is February 27
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

Feb. 21

– Our ski trip for grade 6-8 students is cancelled today. We will keep you informed if we are able to reschedule. We will wait to see what the weather has in store
– Safety reminder: on your way to school or walking home make sure you do not walk by ditches or culverts. Snow and ice are melting fast and it would be very unsafe to be near those areas
– Happy birthday to Derek B and Haylee T who celebrated their birthdays over the long weekend!
– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Corny Rempel will be our guest reader today
– Tomorrow is Pink Shirt Day. Pink Shirt Day is a national anti-bullying awareness campaign and we will learn more about it at the assembly tomorrow. Try and wear as much pink as possible
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
– Library option available during noon today for grade 7’s

Feb. 17

– Milk draw winners today are Karly S. & Skyrah B
– There is no school on Monday so have a great long weekend!
– Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library,outside or badger zone

Feb. 16

– Hot lunch orders are due by noon today
– We will be having the Family Read Day event in the gym at 11:30 today. We are looking forward to having families stop by for this.
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

Feb. 15

– Hot lunch chicken nugget or hot dog orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Flag day assembly is at 1:45 today
– Tomorrow is Family Read Day at 11:30. Remind your family to come and join us for this event
– The gym is open at noon today for Grade 5/6

Feb. 14

– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– We will be having the Hugs & Kisses for Sophia Fundraiser during each recess in the Learning Commons
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
– Library option available during noon today for grade 8

Feb. 13

– Happy birthday to Keira W who celebrated her birthday over the weekend!
– Fridays hot lunch hot dog or chicken nugget orders are due by noon on Thursday
– Reminder tomorrow is our Kisses for Sophia fundraiser. Each Hershey chocolate is $.25. You can purchase chocolates and send a message with it to friends and classmates
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

Feb. 10

– Happy birthday to Breanna O!
– Milk draw winners today are Warrick W. and Cohen T.
– Reminder that Monday is the deadline to return babysitting course registrations
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
– Library option available during noon today

Feb. 9

– Hot lunch orders are due tomorrow by noon
– Grade 5/6 class is off to the Legislative Building and the Canadian Human Rights Museum. We hope they have a good time
– A reminder that our Kindness Tree is up & ready to bloom. Be sure to stop by the Library & record any acts of kindness that you have seen
– Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library, outside, and badger zone

Feb. 8

– Hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Ms. Roy will be having a Dragon Boating meeting at noon recess in the math hut for grade 7 & 8 students who are interested in being on the team
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

Feb. 7

– Happy birthday to Bryson F. and Pierson K.!!
– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– There will be a meeting tomorrow at noon recess for all students that are interested in joining the Dragon Boat team
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
– The Book Swap was a great success!! 251 swaps were made but we still have a lot of books left over. We would like to offer a free book or two to all the students who didn’t participate yesterday! The swap will be open at noon recess today. A big thank-you to all the students and staff who donated books!

Feb. 6

– Friday’s hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon on Thursday
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
– Library option available at noon today for grade 8

Feb. 2

– Milk draw winners today are Ephraim H. and Jack K.
– Great to see all the red & white today – our WE Day assembly is at 1:10 today.
– There is no school for students tomorrow so enjoy your day off
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

Feb. 1

– Hot lunch orders are due by noon today
– Happy birthday to Rory K!
– Don’t forget to wear red and white tomorrow for our WE Day assembly tomorrow afternoon
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
– The Book Swap starts Monday! So far there are 31 students participating with over 300 books to choose from! There is still time to bring in books. You still have until 9:30 on Monday morning to bring in books.

Jan. 31

– Hot lunch pizza orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Happy birthday to Corbin T!
– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Options Day today. Options are gym computer, library, outside, exercise/dance, badger zone

Jan. 30

– Thursdays hot lunch pizza orders are due by noon on Wednesday
– Congratulations to the grade 1/2 class! You have earned all your badger bucks & it is great to see that you have done nice things to help our school be a great place to be. Enjoy your classroom reward!
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8

Jan. 27

– Milk draw winners are Emma O and Keira W
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6
– Happy birthday to Haylee F!

Jan. 26

– Hot lunch orders are due by noon today
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
– Library option available during noon today for Grade 8

Jan. 25

– Hot lunch chicken nugget or hot dog orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Students don’t forget to bring in books for the book swap. You have until the end of next week to get them in! You’ll be able to choose your new books the week of Feb. 6-10
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8

Jan. 24

– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– Please walk carefully across the icy parts on the playground. We don’t want anyone playing on the ice and getting hurt
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8
– Library option available during noon today for grade 7

Jan. 23

– Friday’s Hot lunch chicken nugget and hot dog orders are due by noon on Thursday
– Options day today for grade 5-8. Options are gym, computer, library, outside, dance/exercise

Jan. 20

– A reminder today about outside recesses. The warm weather may cause snow to be melting so play in areas where your clothes will not get wet. Also do not throw snow. We are hoping to see some really cool forts and snow men!
– Milk draw winners today are Rory K and Tori B.
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7 & 8
– “Cancer Sucks” campaign will be taking place at all recesses in the Learning Commons. Please stop by with your donations of change to choose your sucker
– A warm and fuzzy welcome to some furry guests in the Kindergarten class this morning! Have fun at your Teddy Bears Picnic!!

Jan. 19

– Hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon today
– Don’t forget to bring some money for the “Cancer Sucks” campaign that will be be taking place at all recesses tomorrow. This will raise funds for a local family whose little girl is fighting cancer. Students are invited to bring some change to purchase suckers. The cost of each sucker will be connected to what colour sucker each student pulls from the bag, ranging from $.25 to $.75. We are happy to accept any and all donations as all proceeds will be going directly to this family. A letter was sent home yesterday with more specific information
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 5/6

Jan. 18

– Friday’s hot lunch Subway orders are due by noon tomorrow
– Members of our ignite team will be visiting classes today to talk to students about an upcoming fundraiser to help a little girl in our community
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 7
– Library option available during noon today for grade 8

Jan. 17

– Happy birthday to Skyrah B!!
– Recycling will be gathered at first recess
– The gym is open at noon today for grade 8