Principal’s Message Mid March

Date: March 13, 2020 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

School and Daycare will be closed up to and including May 1st, 2020 Please sign up for the Remind App to get important updates.  Codes for 2019-2020 are as follows; Kindergarten student = ggsr2019 Grade 1 student = ggsr2018 Grade 2 student = ggs2017 Grade 3 student = ggs2016 Grade 4 student = ggs2015 Grade 5 student = ggs2014 Grade 6…

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February 2020 Principal’s Message

Date: January 31, 2020 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

To ensure the safety and security of our students and staff, we have decided to cancel all transportation and close all schools, centres, daycares and central office for tomorrow, Thursday, February 27th, 2020.   February 3rd to 7th is Teacher and Staff appreciation week. Parents and students are invited to send in notes of appreciation…

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January 2020 Principal’s Message

Date: December 18, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

Thank you to all of those who have helped us out with both the Food Drive and Christmas Angel Tree. Your generosity is much appreciated, and will greatly benefit some of our less fortunate families. As the colder weather sets in, please remember to send your child to school with warm clothing. If you have…

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December 2019 Principal’s Message

Date: November 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

The holidays are a wonderful time of year, but sometimes there are families that are in need of assistance to help them through this time of year.  Please help out some Greater Gatineau families by donating some food items or by requesting an angel tag from our angel tree to buy a gift for a…

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November 2019 Principal’s Message

Date: October 31, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

Parent-teacher interviews are taking place this month, and it is very important that you take the opportunity to meet with your child’s teachers to discuss their progress.  We would like to have all parents attend.  Teachers sent out an email for parents to sign up for an interview online. Mr. Riley is away next week…

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October 2019 Principal’s Message

Date: October 1, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

An appreciation goes out to all parents who attended our Open House in September.  We were very pleased with the turnout but if you were unable to attend, please be sure to read all of important information that was distributed from your child’s teacher. Parents’ help and support with your child’s homework and reading are…

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September 2019 Principal’s Message

Date: September 6, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

Welcome back to the new school year at Greater Gatineau!  We are looking forward to a year of engaging learning experiences, fun-filled activities and exciting school community events! Many of you have signed up for the free “Remind” app, which allows you to receive text or e-mail messages concerning important school news.  Our goal is…

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Summer 2019 Principal’s Message

Date: June 27, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

***Please note the date has changed for back to school package pick up. New dates are Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 9-6 and Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 9-3:30. Thank-you for your understanding.*** We have had another successful year at Greater Gatineau, and are now ready to begin the summer vacation! We have a few…

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June Principal’s Message

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

This is an exciting time of year with spring finally in the air and summer quickly approaching. A variety of events will be taking place in the month of June including Field Trips, Carnival, Arts Workshops, Tribes Day and Graduation for our grade 6 students. Students will be working on their math exams this month…

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May Principal’s Message

Date: April 30, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Principal's Message

We’d like to thank those who have sent in donations to buy hot lunches for our students affected by the flooding. Currently we have 6 students who have been evacuated, and we are hoping this number does not rise.  However, there could be others affected in the coming days. Some bus routes have been changed…

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