May Special Notes

Date: April 30, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

ARE YOU MOVING? As we prepare for next year, it is very important that you notify the school if you are moving. Please call the school at 819-663-4842 and speak to Katharine at extension 0, with your change of address so we can up-date our files for transportation.   OVERDRIVE SUMMER READING LIST Books are…

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May At Home

Date: April 30, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

Cyber Tip Think It Over First! The right to control images of yourself is a basic right. You have to protect it. You also have to respect other people’s right to control images of themselves. So think carefully before posting photos or videos of others online. Do you have their permission? It is impossible to have total control…

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May Appreciations

Date: April 30, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

DEBATE COMPETITION Thank you to the All Star Debate team for participating in the board wide debate competition and congratulations to Angelika M, Joella L, Sofia St, and Alex M for coming in 3rd place. MUSIC MAKERS Congratulations to all students, parents and staff who participated in Music Makers 2019. Our school choir gave a fantastically…

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April Special Notes

Date: March 27, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

OUR SCHOOL SURVEY The grade 4, 5, and 6 students will be participating in an on line school survey called “Our School Survey” in April. The survey allows students to share their feedback anonymously on their experiences, environment and programs at school. The survey includes topics such as behaviors and attitudes linked to the student…

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April at Home

Date: March 27, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CYBER TIP True or False? “I’m allowed to say whatever I want. Nobody can stop me because I live in a free country!” False. You cannot always say whatever you want. There are limits to your freedom of expression, whether it’s on the Internet, in a newspaper, on the radio or in the schoolyard. Freedom…

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April Appreciations

Date: March 27, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

BUS SAFETY PRIZE!!! Ms. Boersma’s class won the School Board Bus safety contest with their powerpoint, and have won a free bus for a local field trip. ADMINISTRATION PROFESSIONALS DAY We extend a huge thank-you to Debbie and Katherine for all their hard work in the office. They keep things moving smoothly in the school,…

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April Parents Please Note

Date: March 27, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

MUSICMAKERS On Wednesday, April 17th at 5:30 p.m. our school choir will attend the Music Makers Concert at the Palais des Congrès, 50 Boulevard Maisonneuve in Hull.  The students have been working very hard during practices and are excited about their performance! BASKETBALL Ms. Given and M. Lemaire are proud and excited to be coaching…

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March Special Notes

Date: February 28, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

BUS SAFETY WINNERS The winning classes for our bus safety campaign are: Banner: Mrs. D-V’s Grade 3/4 class Power Point: Ms. Boersma’s Kindergarten class Video: Mr. McClelland’s Grade 2 class Also a special mention to Ms. Carey’s grade 1 and to Ms. Weir’s grade 2/3 classes! We would like to thank the Chair of WQSB…

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March At Home

Date: February 28, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

CYBER TIP If You Are a Victim of Cyberbullying It is not normal to be afraid to go to school or to the park, or to leave your home. Here is what you can do to stop cyberbullying: Print out the web page (forum, blog, email or site) or text message where you saw the…

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March Appreciations

Date: February 28, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT The Eastern Volleyball Tournament was held at Chelsea School on Tuesday, February 19th. Eighteen of our Cycle 3 students participated.  Everyone had lots of fun, played fair and represented Greater Gatineau with pride. We are also proud of them! Way to go GGS! TIM HORTON’S A big thank you goes out to the Tim…

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