Update-World Down Syndrome Day

March 21st was internationally recognized as World Down Syndrome Day and for that very day, we celebrated Rose! We had an assembly and boogied in the gym while listening to some of Rose’s favorite songs. We sold suckers with paper socks and raised $91! All money donations were forwarded to the Down Syndrome Society.  Thank you to everyone for supporting this! It was nice to see almost everyone wear lots of colourful socks and have a lot of fun! Here is… Read More

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PAC Cheese Fundraiser

BOTHWELL SCHOOL PAC WILL BE HOSTING THEIR ANNUAL BOTHWELL CHEESE FUNDRAISER March 22—April 8, 2019 Our PAC committee is excited to partner with Bothwell Cheese in offering their great selection of cheese at a great price. Every student who sells 20 items of cheese will receive a free Bothwell School 2018/19 yearbook. Funds raised over and above the cost of yearbooks will be put toward the school picnic held at the end of the year. Order forms will be sent… Read More

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Lost and Found

A table with lost and found items will be set up in the front foyer from Parent Teacher night to Friday (March 20 – 22). Please take the time to look through the items for those that may belong to your child. All remaining items will be brought to Self Help over spring break.

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World Down Syndrome Day March 21

Our World Down Syndrome Day assembly will take place on March 21 from 1:40 – 2:15. Wear Lots of Socks for Down Syndrome! Join us as we show support and build awareness! 3-21 (March 21) is internationally recognized as World Down Syndrome Day, signifying a third copy of the 21st chromosome. In honour of that extra chromosome, please wear LOTS OF SOCKS on March 21st to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day! Students will be able to buy Friendship Treats that… Read More

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Jump Rope for Heart March 22

Jump Rope for Heart will be taking place on March 22 in the afternoon. Information was sent home last week. Parents are welcome to come and participate. Pledge forms and donations will be accepted until the beginning of April.

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Parent Teacher Conferences March 20 / 4:20-6:30

Dear Parents/Guardians, As was mentioned in the February and March newsletters, Parent Teacher Conferences are occurring on Wednesday, March 20th between 4:20-6:30 p.m. This terms’ conferences are by request of parent or teachers. On March 7th, an email will be sent to parents with whom meetings have been requested. If a meeting was requested, or if you would like to request one, please log in to Parent Portal and book a time. We will make the schedule available to book… Read More

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Bake Sale Fundraiser Results

Ignite is happy to report that our bake sale on Valentine’s Day raised just over $200 for the Steinbach Family Resource Centre! Thank you to all families who helped support the cause.

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Grade 8 SRSS Orientation and Parent/Student Information Evening & Open House

Grade 8 SRSS Orientation and Parent/Student Information Evening & Open House Grade 8 student SRSS Orientation is Thursday, March 7 in the p.m. Grade 8 students will be bussed to the SRSS for this event. The SRSS is also hosting a special meeting of Grade 8 parents and students in the evening on Thursday, March 7th from 6-8:30 with a parent/student information session starting at 6:00. Information was emailed to all Parents in February. Come and explore the facilities and… Read More

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Family Read Event

Parents, grand parents and older brothers and sisters come read with your family members on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 11:30 – 12. We will all meet in the gym @ 11:00, for the assembly, then at 11:30 we can all get our books, get organized and start reading together. 

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Loving Literacy Celebration

LOVING LITERACY CELEBRATION Bothwell’s social justice team, Ignite, together with the school’s Literacy committee, are joining forces to put on an exciting school-wide event that is open to the entire New Bothwell community! On Thursday, February 14th, they will be hosting “Loving Literacy”, an event that will bring us together, celebrate our learning and our love for reading and support a local charity. Guess Who Reading Fun Activity- for the month of February, “Guess Who” the silhouettes are and which… Read More

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