June Events at School

Date: May 29, 2019 Author: Jennifer Plaxton Categories: Upcoming Events


The Kindergarten Open House for the 2019-2020 students will be on Friday, June 7th. The schedule:

8:45 – 9:00 – ‘Check-in’ in the gym

9:00 – 9:20 – Welcome by Principal

9:20 – 9:40 – Tour of school

9:40 -10:10 – Physical Literacy Activity + Special Performance

10:10 – 10:40 – Classroom visit

10:40- 11:00 – Outside playtime


June 4th – Grade 1 trip to the Aviation Museum

June 6th – Grade 5 trip to Upper Canada Village

June 11th – Grade 4 trip to the Museum of Science and Technology

June 14th – Grade 3 trip to Saunders Farm

June 18th – Grade 6 trip to Mont Cascades


Please note that our Pizza Program will end on Wednesday, June 19th and our Hot Meal Program will end on Friday, June 14th for this school year.

If your child is in Grade 3 you should cancel your June 14th meal for a credit.

Please make sure your child has a lunch every day.

We will be offering a pilot of lunch from “Subway” on Monday, June 17th. More information to follow.


On Thursday, June 13th, we will be having a student volunteer luncheon for all the students who helped out with our food programs, lunch time program, end of day checkers and office helpers. Invitations will be sent out shortly to those students involved.


On Wednesday, June 19th at 12:50 p.m. Greater Gatineau School will be having their annual “Afternoon of Performing Arts” in the gym. Parents and students are welcome to come watch our talented students perform various acts from singing, dancing, skits and many more!


We will be welcoming our grade 6 parents to the school on Thursday, June 20th, to take part in this year’s graduation.  The ceremony will be held in the gym promptly at 10:00. We ask parents to be seated by 9:45 a.m.

We suggest simple summer attire for the occasion.  Students will be taking the buses home or they can leave with their parents after the ceremony.  Please advise Katharine in the office if you are taking them home upon your arrival. Advance notice is appreciated.


On Friday, June 21st, we will be hosting a fun-filled “Tribes Day” during the morning.  Students will be grouped into “Tribes” and will participate in some exciting games/challenges! Parents are welcome to come and join us.