School Spirit Week

We will be celebrating School Spirit from Oct. 28-Nov. 1. Join in the spirit by participating in the following dress up days!:    Monday, Oct 28:  PJ/Bed head day    Tuesday Oct. 29:  Twin Day    Wednesday Oct 30:  Super Hero/Kindness Day    Thursday Oct. 31:  Costume Parade – your choice (no violent or scary costumes. See below)    Friday Nov. 1:  Jersey/Hat On Thursday, October 31st,  students may dress up in friendly costumes during the morning.   Participation is… Read More

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Retakes

Reminder that retakes will take place on Nov. 1st at 9:10. Order forms may be picked up in the office and will be accepted in the office for 7 days after retake day. You may also order online, within 48 hours after picture retakes. Call the school for the on-line picture order id code.

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FCC Update

Thank you to parents, students and staff for helping out with this year’s food drive. We collected 312 pounds of food donations, $170.00 in money donations, and $78.66 of profits from our candy sale for a total of 574 pounds of “food donated” to the FCC food drive this year!

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PAC Annual General Meeting

Bothwell School Parent Advisory Council will be holding an Annual General Meeting on Monday, October 21 @ 7-8 p.m. in the Learning Commons. Come and join us for some dessert and a discussion on ideas for our school Bothwell School PAC

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Bag it Up Collection

BAG IT UP COLLECTION It’s time to get rid of the plastic bags you have collected all year!    The Goal: Collect Clean, Dry Plastic Bags and Plastic Packaging (Since plastic is not biodegradable,we don’t want it in the landfills)   You have until October 31!  We will not accept plastic after this date.   The List of Collectables:      Grocery Bags  Bread Bags       Newspaper Sleeves    Ziploc Bags  Ice Bags    Bubble Wrap    Produce Bags Salt Bags  … Read More

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Chocolate Fundraiser extended

We have extended our chocolate fundraiser due to the school closure on Thanksgiving long weekend Friday. We have extended it from Oct. 17 to Monday, October 21. Please return any unsold chocolates and money by that date.   Bothwell School will be starting its annual chocolate sales fundraiser on Friday, October 4. This year we are selling a case with half World’s Finest Almonds and half Laura Secord mixed variety of crisp bars, milk chocolate bars, milk chocolate mint bars,… Read More

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FCC Food Drive

Our school is participating in FCC Drive Away Hunger again this year, which means we’ll be collecting donations of food and cash for people in our area who are hungry. Because we’re participating in this program, FCC will include our school in a draw for a $500 donation to be used to make improvements at the winning school. There are three ways your child can participate. If you can, please send food items to school with your child from October… Read More

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Orange Shirt Day

ORANGE SHIRT DAY is on September 30. Students and staff will be encouraged to wear an orange shirt to school on this day. Teachers will share more information with their students in their classrooms.  The annual Orange Shirt Day on September 30th opens the door to global conversation on all aspects of Residential Schools. It is an opportunity to create meaningful discussion about the effects of Residential Schools and the legacy they have left behind.  A discussion all Canadians can… Read More

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Terry Fox Run Sept. 26

Students from Gr.1-8 will be participating in the Terry Fox Run on Thursday, Sept. 26th from 2:30 – 3:15 P.M. Throughout September our students are encouraged to collect Toonies for Terry. Any loonies, toonies or larger denominations will be donated to the Terry Fox Foundation for cancer research. Parents and families are invited to come out and walk or run with their children. “Even if I don’t finish, we need others to continue. It’s got to keep going without me.”… Read More

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Meet The Teacher

Meet the Teacher Night will take place on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from 4-5:30 pm. No appointments are necessary as this is a come and go event. Parents/Guardians, with their children, will get a chance to: meet their teachers and learn more about the school year ahead drop off school supplies Stop by the office to: pay student fees complete volunteer/driver forms get Parent Portal Access help, a new easy way to manage information for all parents verify contact information… Read More

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