Summer 2019 Awards

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

We are so proud of all the students at Greater Gatineau School for all their work this year. Each month it was difficult for the teachers to choose only a few students to honour with the award. Please continue to strive for excellence during the summer and try to follow our school virtues while at…

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Summer 2019 Appreciations

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

THANK YOU TO OUR VOLUNTEERS What would we have done without you? We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone from our community who took the time to help out this year at our school. Your participation in Governing Board, field trips, sports events, cultural events, Home and School events, classroom support and…

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Summer 2019 Parents Please note

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

SCHOOL REGISTRATION PACKAGES AND SCHOOL FEES On Wednesday, August 21st and Thursday, August 22nd, parents are invited to come in and pick up their child’s registration packages, busing information and to pay their school fees for the 2019-2020 school year. Please note that we only accept cash, interact, Visa/Mastercard. WE DO NOT ACCEPT CHEQUES. SCHOOL SUPPLIES…

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June Special Notes

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

MIME PRESENTATIONS On June 5th Christiane Claude a local mime artist with years of experience will be working with the students from Kindergarten to Grade 6. The children will be inspired to express themselves through body language and facial expression. CULTURAL EDUCATION On June 10th, 11th, and 12th Sonia St. Michel, an experienced dance teacher,…

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June at Home

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

Cyber Tip Did you know? Violence can be physical, but it can also be verbal, written, psychological or sexual. Violence is much more than physically attacking a person.  If someone acts with an intention to harm your psychological well-being, infringe your rights or damage your belongings, this is considered violence. For more information on this and…

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June Appreciations

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

HOME & SCHOOL THANK YOU How do we begin to thank our Home & School Committee for all the time and effort they have put into this year’s events? Their contribution to our school community is immeasurable. The activities they plan really connect families and make the school a better place to visit. Their fundraising…

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June Parents Please Note

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

REPORT CARDS, CALENDAR & SUPPLY LISTS This year we will be mailing home the students report cards as well as other information pertaining to the 2019- 2020 school year. We are planning to have everything in the mail on June 25th. SCHOOL REGISTRATION PACKAGES AND SCHOOL FEES On Monday, August 19th and Tuesday, August 20th,…

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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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