September 2019 Club Corner

Date: September 6, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

There are many different clubs and activities available to the children here at Greater Gatineau. Some options are; Chess club Walking Wednesday Small group supervised recess options Various sports Lego club Arts club Photography club Games club Zumba Coding club …and more If your child has an idea for a club or activity to add…

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September 2019 Lunchtime Choices

Date: September 6, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

GOOD FOOD CHOICES The Greater Gatineau School staff encourages students to bring nutritious snacks and lunches. We want our students eating healthy food throughout the day. We encourage you to send snacks in reusable containers and to avoid heavily packaged prepared items. All staff will monitor snacks and lunches daily. Let’s make this a community…

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September 2019 Parents Please Note

Date: September 6, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

MORNING DROP OFFS If registered daycare parents are dropping off their children for morning daycare you must bring them through the school yard entrance of the school between 6:45 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. If you are dropping off your child in the morning and are not registered in Daycare, you can bring your child directly…

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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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