The school will close for students at 1:30 on Tuesday, Feb 21st due to a board mandated teacher meeting. School will reopen at regular time on Wednesday, Feb 22nd.
Wednesday, Feb 22, is wear Pink day for our staff and students.
Due to a planned power outage, school will close tomorrow, Feb 9th, at 12:05 pm. Buses will complete their normal end of school day run at this time. School will reopen Friday, Feb 10th, at the regular opening time.
Grade 7 and exams will be written this week. The schedule is as follows:
Wednesday am - English Language Arts
Thursday am - Science
Friday am - Math
Students and parent are reminded that these exams are taking place in a regular school day and that studetns are expected to attend regular classes in the afternoon.
In the case of school closure, the exam schedule will be moved up by one day. For example, if the called for weather on Wednesday is sufficient that school is closed, the Language Arts exam scheduled for Wednesday am will be held on Thursday, the Science exam on Friday and Math on Monday.
The second report card night for Junior high is scheduled to be held on Feb 2, 2017 - weather permitting. Please note that meetings are by request only. If you wish to speak to your child's teacher, please call the school to schedule an appointment.
The annual Christmas Concert will take place on Thursday, December 15th starting at 6:30 pm. Entrance is $3.00.
Please note that parent teacher conferences will be held on Dec 1st, 2016. Your child's teacher should have been in touch via memo regarding appointment times. School closes for students at 12:05.
The annual Christmas Concert will take place on Thursday, December 15th starting at 6:30 pm. Entrance is $3.00 for adults.
Parents are asked to provide or arrange for their child’s transportation to and from the concert. Please write a note in your child’s agenda if your child is leaving the concert with someone other than their parents. Students will be dismissed after the concert. Should you have to leave early, we ask that you not leave during a performance.
Specific Notes for Students:
Student speaking parts were sent home with students last week. Each student who requested to have a speaking part was accommodated. Please look at the highlighted line with your child and read through the whole page so that your child is familiar with the entire scene.
Band members should wear black pants/skirt, white shirt and a Santa Claus hat.
Students in Kindergarten can wear appropriate dress clothes for the concert.
Grades One to Grades Three are asked to please wear costumes appropriate to their speaking line. For example, if your child’s line says, “I’m the Toy Soldier”, then the student will be required to dress as a toy soldier. All other parts or nonspeaking roles can dress as the following Christmas toys:
Princess Doll, Toy Soldier, Teddy Bear.
Grade 4/5/6 students are asked to wear Christmas colors or concert attire that would be appropriate to the performance.
There will be a dress rehearsal for all students on Thursday, December 15th. Students are asked to please wear their costumes for this dress rehearsal as we will be working with lighting and sound.
Thank you for your continued support of our music program. The students are working hard and are very excited to perform for all of you. We look forward to seeing you all soon!
Good Day Parents and Guardians:
The School Board Trustee Election occurs on Tuesday November 22, 2016. We encourage all parents and guardians to exercise their right to vote and play a part in establishing the new board. Candidates for your Zone can be found on the School Board Elections NL website:
including some biographies provided by candidates.
The polls are open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm on election day this coming Tuesday and your polling station location can be found posted in the schools in your zone, on the election website mentioned above and also through the NLESD website (www.nlesd.ca).
School will be closed for students on Monday, Nov 21st due to teacher inservice. School will reopen for students on Tuesday, Nov 22nd, at regular times.
1. The school Remembrance Day assembly will be held on Thursday, Nov 10th at 1 pm.
2. School will be closed for Remembrance Day on Friday, Nov 11th. School will reopen at regular times on Monday, Nov 14th.