Lice Checks

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

We ask that parents check their child’s head at least once a week or more if their child has had a case of lice.  If you discover lice, please call the school so that we can follow appropriate procedures. 

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Touch Football

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

Thank you to Ms. Given and Mr. Lemaire for taking the time out of your busy schedules to practice with our touch football team.  As well, thank you to the students for participating in the tournament.

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Anti-Bullying Violence Prevention Committee Update

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

Creating a safe and secure school experience for students is a primary focus at Greater Gatineau and is fostered through the involvement of the students, staff, and parents in our community. The ABVP committee, currently composed of staff representatives, is looking for a parent to join the committee.  If you are interested in being involved…

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Phone Numbers and Health Information

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

We ask all parents to please make sure that they keep the office advised of any changes in their home, work or cellular phone numbers. It is extremely important that our files are kept up-to-date should an emergency arise and we need to get in touch with you right away.

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Terry Fox Run

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

We are pleased to announce that we raised $ $4,723.70 for our Terry Fox fundraiser. Congratulations everyone!  Students received an extended recess as an appreciation of their fundraising efforts.

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School Fees

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

We would like to remind you that if you have not been in to pay the 2017-18 school fees please do so as soon as possible. All fees must be paid by Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017. The Western Quebec School Board (WQSB) will soon be sending outstanding fees to collections.  So please make every effort…

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Pumpkins

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

The staff and students of Greater Gatineau School would like to thank Mr. Chris Schaler for his generous donation of pumpkins for each home room class.  We would also like to thank Mr. Stephen Rees, Manager of Maxi on Vanier Road in Gatineau, QC. It was greatly appreciated.  The classes had a great time decorating…

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Angel Tree

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

Once again we will have an Angel Tree for certain children from Greater Gatineau. For those of you who are not sure what an angel tree is, you can receive an angel tag which would have “boy” or “girl” marked on it with their age. Then you would go out and buy an age appropriate…

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Food Drive for Christmas

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

We will be collecting canned food, pickles, pasta, rice, toothpaste, laundry detergent, and any other non-perishable items from Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 to Wednesday, December 13th, 2017.  Please make sure that you check the expiration dates on the items.  Please give generously so we will have enough items to help out some families in our…

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Time Change

Date: November 2, 2017 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: News Bits

On Saturday, November 5th, 2017   daylight saving time ends. So please remember at 2:00 a.m. to turn your clocks back one hour

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