We are very excited to announce that our school has been working hard to create a YEARBOOK of 2018-19 BOTHWELL SCHOOL memories! The yearbook committee and staff have been gathering and organizing pictures for a yearbook. The soft cover, colour collection of memories highlights pictures of your child(ren) at our school. For just $20.00 the book will be a treasured keepsake. For students who did not raise the funds required to receive a yearbook for free through the PAC Cheese Fundraiser,… Read More
BATTERY BUSTER Way to go Bothwell!! WE COLLECTED 46 LBS. OF BATTERIES!! The Gr. 4/5 class would like to remind you that the school will keep collecting batteries year round and that any time you have a few dead batteries lying around, please feel free to bring them to our collection bin in the office at school. You can also drop off household batteries at stores like Canadian Tire and Staples, as well as at your local landfill. Ask their… Read More
Numeracy Week activities include running daily math activities “Stop, Drop and Math”, the gr. 4/ 5 class will share math riddles each morning as part of morning announcements. And on the last day, May 3, there will be an afternoon of rotating stations where students will participate in various activities in multi-age groupings. The gr. 8 students will be making a video about “Math in our World” to kick off the week.
Earth Day celebrations will be held on Thursday, April 18. Students at Bothwell School will be participating in activities which include an assembly in the morning and community clean up in the afternoon. We are also gardening and collaborating to find ways to help our Earth. Please remember to wear green and bring a litter-less lunch.
This year, our Grade 7s and 8s will be presenting SEUSSICAL Jr.: The Musical! Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in Seussical JR., a fantastical musical extravaganza from Tony-winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people… Read More
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
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
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.
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