December 21st Last Day before Christmas Break
January 3, 2018 School Reopens
We acknowledge that we are in Mi’kma’ki, which is the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi’kmaq people.
Our weather has been unpredictable ranging from unusual highs followed by cooler temperatures. Please be sure that you are dressed appropriately for the weather conditions. Please remember to take your jacket from your locker when you go to lunch. Students will be going outside after they eat their lunch unless it is raining, wind-chill, etc. We will make an announcement if it is an indoor lunch.
******Students are not to skateboard or ride their bikes in the parking lot!
Hey Astral! Next week is holiday spirit week! On Monday it is blanket day; bring a small, cozy blanket. On Tuesday, it is Red & Green day. Wear as much red and green as you can, and feel free to wear holiday accessories such as red noses and antlers. On Wednesday it is holiday sweater day. Thursday is PJ day. If you have holiday PJs, wear them, but any PJs will do! Also, candy grams are back for the Holiday season! They will be on sale in the main lobby at lunch from Monday through Wednesday next week and they will be delivered on Thursday, our last day of school before the break. The cost of the candy grams will be 25 cents. Come purchase some candy grams and spread some holiday cheer!
The Guidance outer-office is open from Tuesdays to Thursdays at lunch. 20 people maximum. Please bring your lunch as it is first come, first serve!
• Tuesdays - Wii day where we will play games on the Wii.
• Wednesdays - Board Game day
• Thursdays are Movie day
1) Elf “Sidney” on the Shelf- Starting - Friday, December 1st, our school Elf “Sidney” arrives! If you find him, come and fill out a ballot in the main office for your chance to win a prize on December 21st- the last day before the holiday break! He is in a different place every day. Good luck on your elf search and remember that Sidney could be anywhere!
2) GSA- Your Holiday party will take place on Tuesday, December 19th.
LOCKERS – STUDENTS
Students are reminded that you are not permitted to go to your locker in between classes.
Today and tomorrow - Friday at lunch, the Learning Centre will be selling "Secret Santa Surprise bags" Students can purchase a surprise bag for a friend or for themselves for $1.00 and they will be delivered that afternoon before the end of the day. The bags will include a yummy treat and a special Christmas surprise!
Today and tomorrow - Friday, a book sale is being held in the Library. Get 5 books for $1.00 on most books! Stop by at lunch time and after school.
Boys’ basketball tryout today, after school, at 4:30pm.
The girls’ lost a close game to Caledonia yesterday! They lost their second game to MSMS! Players of the games were: Lucy Welcher and Abby Bush!
GSA members are asked to meet on Tuesdays, after school, in Guidance each week. Everyone is welcome at any time and we look forward to seeing you!
Knitting club to meet today - Thursday at lunch in the Learning Center.
HAMBURGERS & HOTDOGS
For sale today - Thursday at the canteen. Hamburgers $4 and hotdogs $2.
For sale tomorrow - Friday from 11:50-12:05pm.
PEERS members are asked to go to the Learning Center on Tuesdays at 9:35am. See you then.
LOST & FOUND
Students are reminded to check the Lost & Found and take any items that belong to you.
AFTER SCHOOL BUS DUTY
Madame McKenzie & Ms. Little